KAA Gent Stadium - Ghent 04/11/2015 - 20:45CET (20:45 local timelocal)

Group stage - Group H

Gent - Valencia
1-0
 

Gent - Valencia 1-0 - 04/11/2015 - Match page - UEFA Champions League 2016

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Gent beat Valencia to claim historic first win

Published: Wednesday 4 November 2015, 22.00CET
Gent beat Valencia to claim historic first win 
Highlights: Gent 1-0 Valencia ©AFP/Getty Images

  • Danijel Milicevic heads against post and Brecht Dejaegere over bar in first half
  • Belgian champions take deserved 49th-minute lead with Sven Kums penalty
  • Newcomers Gent live dangerously late on but survive to make history
  • Second at kick-off, Valencia now just two points clear of Gent in third
  • Next games: Lyon v Gent, Zenit v Valencia (24 November)

Gent claimed a famous first victory in the UEFA Champions League to move to within two points of second-placed Valencia in Group H.

 

Lineups

gent

Gent

valencia

Valencia

1Sels (GK)24Doménech (GK)
9Depoitre4Santos
10Renato Neto5Mustafi
62
13S. Mitrović8Feghouli
30
70
14Kums (C)
49
9Paco Alcácer
15Saief
55
10Parejo (C)
19Dejaegere
90+3
14Gayà
21Asare15Pérez
85
23L. Nielsen18Javi Fuego
63
32Foket19Barragán
77Milicevic22Santi Mina
46

Substitutes

25Vandenbussche (GK)13Yoel (GK)
4Rafinha
85
2João Cancelo
70
5E. Johansson3Rúben Vezo
7Coulibaly
90+3
11Piatti
46
12Poletanović12Danilo
26Raman
55
73
85
20De Paul
27Simon21André Gomes
63
72

Coaches

Hein Vanhaezebrouck (BEL)
Nuno Espírito Santo (POR)

Referee

Daniele Orsato (ITA)

Press kits

Standings

Group H

PPts
FC Zenit Zenit412
Valencia CF Valencia46
KAA Gent Gent44
Olympique Lyonnais Lyon41
Last updated: 27/11/2015 06:38 CET
 

Match statistics

Gent
Valencia

1

Goals scored

0

51

Possession (%)

49

15

Total attempts

7

6

on target

1

5

off target

3

4

blocked

3

1

against woodwork

0

4

Corners

7

3

Offsides

1

1

Yellow cards

4

0

Red Cards

0

17

Fouls committed

14

12

Fouls suffered

17

427

Passes

418

366

completed

340

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See also

  • Gent

    Next match played UEFA Champions League: v Lyon, 24 November 2015, 1-2
  • Valencia

    Next match played UEFA Champions League: v Zenit, 24 November 2015, 2-0