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India vs Benfica, Live Score and Commentary, Under-17 Practice Match

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedApr 28, 2017 00:43 IST

India U-17 2-2 Benfica Full-time

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00:43 (IST)28 APR 2017

That's all from here. Thanks for following the match with us live. Until next time, goodbye!

00:42 (IST)28 APR 2017

It's been a great comeback from two goals down by the Colts. Shahjahan and Jitendra scored the goals for India. 

00:40 (IST)28 APR 2017

Full-time: India 2-2 Benfica. 

00:40 (IST)28 APR 2017

88' As the clock ticks down, both teams look like tiring after a match full of effort. Benfica are keen on getting the winning goal but India are not letting up. 

00:36 (IST)28 APR 2017

86' 2-2

00:36 (IST)28 APR 2017

The Colts equalise after a calamitous goalkick from Benfica'sā€‹ goalkeeper handed a easy one-on-one for India who duly punish. Game one here!

00:35 (IST)28 APR 2017

85' India 2-2 Benfica

00:35 (IST)28 APR 2017

Goal!

00:34 (IST)28 APR 2017

India 1-2 Benfica. 84 minutes. 

00:33 (IST)28 APR 2017

India trail 2-1 here

00:33 (IST)28 APR 2017

82' Another chance for India wasted as Benfica's keeper smothers a shot from a one-on-one. 

00:31 (IST)28 APR 2017

India 1-2 Benfica

00:31 (IST)28 APR 2017

Chance for India!

A well-delivered corner finds its target in the far post but the shot is just wide. What a chance to equalise for India!

00:30 (IST)28 APR 2017

Last 10 minutes of the game and India make a substitution. 

00:29 (IST)28 APR 2017

79' India 1-2 Benfica

00:29 (IST)28 APR 2017

The Colts cut the deficit to just a goal as a set-piece from the byline is headed in from close range. Game on now!

00:28 (IST)28 APR 2017

78' India 1-2 Benfica

00:28 (IST)28 APR 2017

Goal!

00:28 (IST)28 APR 2017

It's been a difficult few minutes for India here. From being 0-0 five minutes ago to 0-2 now, Benfica's lead has arrived in no time. Still 13 minutes left. 

00:26 (IST)28 APR 2017

76' India 0-2 Benfica

00:26 (IST)28 APR 2017

75' Benfica score their second in quick succession. The hosts are in a comfortable 2-0 lead now. 

00:25 (IST)28 APR 2017

Goal!

00:24 (IST)28 APR 2017

India 0-1 Benfica

00:24 (IST)28 APR 2017

73' Benfica score after a defensive mess allowed a one-on-one chance which was put away with ease. All of India's work until now has gone waste. 

00:23 (IST)28 APR 2017

Goal!

00:22 (IST)28 APR 2017

Chance for India!

Not quite a chance but a speculative clearance from the back finds an attacker one-on-one with the Benfica goalkeeper who gets to the ball first. 0-0

00:20 (IST)28 APR 2017

69' India are doing a commendable job thwarting every Benfica attack. This has been much disciplined from Luis Norton de Matos's team here. 

00:17 (IST)28 APR 2017

It's 67 minutes and still 0-0.

00:15 (IST)28 APR 2017

Benfica confound India with one touch football that draw a foul from the Colts. It's a freekick to Benfica who play it straight to the goalkeeper. 

00:13 (IST)28 APR 2017

It's still 0-0. 

00:13 (IST)28 APR 2017

India make their first change. 

00:10 (IST)28 APR 2017

0-0 still

00:10 (IST)28 APR 2017

Both teams are pressing well and countering well. However, both defences have held things together well. 

00:09 (IST)28 APR 2017

The freekick is hit high. Wasted chance for India. 

00:08 (IST)28 APR 2017

Good bit of pressing from Komal resulted in him running free down the left channel but he is fouled near the byline as India get a freekick. That was a good opening created by India. 

00:07 (IST)28 APR 2017

Chance for Benfica!

A long punt finds the forward who makes a run behind the Indian defence, but our goalkeeper is alert to the situation and collects the ball. 

00:03 (IST)28 APR 2017

0-0

00:02 (IST)28 APR 2017

Chance for India!

A shot on target from a header is straight at the Benfica goalkeeper. Had it been placed either side of him, India would be leading now. 

00:01 (IST)28 APR 2017

Flat freekick which is cleared away. It was an opportunity missed for India. 

00:00 (IST)28 APR 2017

India earn a freekick in a dangerous position. Could this be the moment to capitalise?

23:59 (IST)27 APR 2017

Benfica have made the better start in the 2nd half as they continue their plan of attacking from wide areas. That yields a corner and a header on target which is saved. 

23:57 (IST)27 APR 2017

The second half is live!

23:47 (IST)27 APR 2017

It's half time here. 0-0

23:45 (IST)27 APR 2017

Foul on Komal earns India a freekick but the Colts waste it by playing short. Opportunity spurned by the visiting team. 0-0

23:42 (IST)27 APR 2017

India are playing a 4-4-2 shape but it becomes a 5-defence when Benfica attack from wide. 

23:40 (IST)27 APR 2017

It's 0-0 still. 

23:38 (IST)27 APR 2017

This has been a good game so far, but India have more room to improve. 

23:36 (IST)27 APR 2017

It's still 0-0. 

23:35 (IST)27 APR 2017

Chance for Benfica!

An open goal missed by Benfica as header from close range goes over. Brilliantly executed corner kick by the home team. India had no answers there but still survive. 

23:34 (IST)27 APR 2017

Benfica have earned a foul deep inside India's half. This freekick from the left edge of India's box is a dangerous one. Just punched away by the Indian keeper. 
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