FULL-TIME AT THE ESTADIO DO DRAGAO STADIUM: FC Porto 0-1 Olympique Lyonnais
FULL-TIME AT THE ESTADIO BENITO VILLAMARIN: Real Betis 1-2 Eintracht Frankfurt
66′ MIN: The penalty decision is reversed after referee Jose Maria Sanchez changes his mind following the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) review into the infringement.
64′ MIN: Lucas Paqueta probably handled the ball inside the penalty area. The referee blows his whistle and awards FC Porto a penalty after chaos inside the box.
PENALTY!!! To FC Porto
60′ MIN: Lucas Paqueta makes good use of the scoring opportunity and slots the ball into the net!
GOOOAAALLL!!! FC Porto 0-1 Olympique Lyonnais (L. Paqueta)
52′ MIN: Rafael Borre (Eintracht Frankfurt) blows a huge chance to score! He sends the penalty to the bottom left corner, but it’s not enough to beat Betis goalkeeper Claudio Bravo who easily stops the effort.
51′ MIN: The players claim that Aitor Ruibal (Real Betis) handled the ball inside the box and it seems they are right.
PENALTY!!! To Eintracht Frankfurt
SECOND HALF UNDERWAY AT THE ESTADIO BENITO VILLAMARIN: Real Betis 1-2 Eintracht Frankfurt
SECOND HALF UNDERWAY AT THE ESTADIO DO DRAGAO STADIUM: FC Porto 0-0 Olympique Lyonnais
HALF-TIME AT THE ESTADIO BENITO VILLAMARIN: Real Betis 1-2 Eintracht Frankfurt
HALF-TIME AT THE ESTADIO DO DRAGAO STADIUM: FC Porto 0-0 Olympique Lyonnais
32′ MIN: Jesper Lindstrom sprays a pass out to Daichi Kamada and he has an easy job to slot the ball into an empty net.
GOOOAAALLL!!! Real Betis 1-2 Eintracht Frankfurt (D. Kamada)
30′ MIN: Nabil Fekir takes a great first touch to control a killer pass on the edge of the box and drills a shot into the bottom left corner in trademark fashion.
GOOOAALLL!!! Real Betis 1-1 Eintracht Frankfurt (N. Fekir)
15′ MIN: The visitors have broken the deadlock! Filip Kostic slots the ball inside the back of the net and alters the score!
GOOOAAAALLLL!!! Real Betis 0-1 Eintracht Frankfurt (F. Kostic)
KICK-OFF AT THE ESTADIO BENITO VILLAMARIN: Real Betis 0-0 Eintracht Frankfurt 0-0
KICK-OFF AT THE ESTADIO DO DRAGAO STADIUM: FC Porto 0-0 Olympique Lyonnais
Eintracht Frankfurt’s line-up set to take on Real Betis.
Real Betis starting XI to face Eintracht Frankfurt with regular faces in Nabir Fekir, Juanmi, Sergio Canales and Willian Jose all in the mix.
BLAST FROM THE PAST: When both FC Porto and Olympique Lyonnais clashed in 2004.
Starting line-ups for FC Porto and Olympique Lyonnais as they prepare for battle at the Estadio do Dragao Stadium in Portugal.
Today’s games are the first leg of the Round-of-16 Stage in the Europa League and all four teams will be seeking to get a positive result ahead of the second leg next week, in the hope of reaching the quarter-finals of the competition. It promises to be a night of scintillating drama and be rest assured that Apex Football will you every update LIVE as it happens.
Hello and welcome to another round of exciting European continental football action. Tonight’s simultaneous coverage will be the UEFA Europa League fixtures between Portuguese giants FC Porto vs French Ligue 1 side Olympique Lyonnais and Spanish La Liga clubside Real Betis taking on German Bundesliga outfit Eintracht Frankfurt.