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Extra time penalty helps FC Porto through to the Quarterfinals

FC Porto players celebrating after goal against AS Roma

Porto, Portugal – Alex Telles scored the winning penalty received by VAR in the extra time as FC Porto defeated AS Roma in the 2nd leg game of the round of 16 played at the Estadio do Dragao.

FC Porto 3-1 AS Roma

FC Porto qualified for the Quarterfinals with the win on aggregate 4-3.

Following a 2-1 loss against Roma in the 1st leg, FC Porto tied (Agg. 3-3 ) at the end of the second half with two goals from Tiquinho Soares and Moussa Marega with the penalty from Danielle De Rossi with the penalty.

Game Summary:

First Half:

  • 15′ Nicolò Zaniolo (Roma) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 18′ Héctor Herrera (FC Porto) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 26′ Tiquinho Soares (FC Porto) scored the opening goal with a right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner assisted by Moussa Marega.
  • 37′ Daniele De Rossi (Roma) levelled the game at 1-1 with the penalty converted with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.
  • 45’+2′ Danilo Pereira (FC Porto) received the yellow card.
  • 45’+4′ First Half Ends FC Porto 1 AS Roma 1

Second Half:

  • 52′ Moussa Marega (FC Porto) puts the hosts ahead with a right footed shot from very close range to the top right corner assisted by Jesús Manuel Corona with a cross following a corner.
  • 55′ Rick Karsdorp (Roma) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 58′ Pepe (FC Porto) received the yellow card.
  • 58′ Edin Dzeko (Roma) received the yellow card.
  • 81′ Lorenzo Pellegrini (Roma) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 90’+3′ Second Half Ends. FC Porto 2 AS Roma 1

Extra Time:

  • 105’+2′ Halftime Extra Time
  • 114′ VAR: Penalty Kick. Referee decision on field cancelled.
  • 116′ Alessandro Florenzi (Roma) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 117′ Alex Telles (FC Porto) scored the go-ahead goal with the penalty converted with a left footed shot to the bottom left corner.
  • 117′ Alex Telles (FC Porto) received the yellow card for excessive celebration.
  • 120’+5′ Extra Time Ends.

Statistics:

FC Porto
AS Roma
59%Possession41%
31 (9)Shots (on target)15 (2)
19Fouls20
4Yellow Cards5
0Red Cards0
1Offsides2
10Corner Kicks8
0Saves6

Lineups:

FC Porto: Iker Casillas (GK), Pepe, Felipe, Alex Telles, Éder Militão, Héctor Herrera, Danilo Pereira, Jesús Corona, Otávio, Moussa Marega, Tiquinho Soares

AS Roma: Robin Olsen (GK), Juan Jesus, Iván Marcano, Kostas Manolas, Steven N’Zonzi, Aleksandar Kolarov, Daniele De Rossi, Rick Karsdorp, Edin Dzeko, Diego Perotti, Nicolo Zaniolo

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