Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGAss.
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 20/04/2012 19:41 CET
11.08.2010Friendly matchesFirst roundFinlandFinland1-0 (L)BelgiumBelgium7300
07.09.2010UEFA EUROQualifying roundTurkeyTurkey3-2BelgiumBelgium1400
08.10.2010UEFA EUROQualifying roundKazakhstanKazakhstan0-2BelgiumBelgium9000
12.10.2010UEFA EUROQualifying roundBelgiumBelgium4-4AustriaAustria9000
09.02.2011Friendly matchesFirst roundBelgiumBelgium1-1 (D)FinlandFinland9010
25.03.2011UEFA EUROQualifying roundAustriaAustria0-2BelgiumBelgium9020
29.03.2011UEFA EUROQualifying roundBelgiumBelgium4-1AzerbaijanAzerbaijan9001
03.06.2011UEFA EUROQualifying roundBelgiumBelgium1-1TurkeyTurkey9000
27.07.2011UEFA Champions LeagueThird qualifying roundBenficaBenfica2-0TrabzonsporTrabzonspor1601
03.08.2011UEFA Champions LeagueThird qualifying roundTrabzonsporTrabzonspor1-1BenficaBenfica9000
10.08.2011Friendly matchesFirst roundSloveniaSlovenia0-0 (D)BelgiumBelgium5900
12.08.2011Portuguese First DivisionGil VicenteGil Vicente2-2BenficaBenfica4400
16.08.2011UEFA Champions LeaguePlay-offsTwenteTwente2-2BenficaBenfica9001
20.08.2011Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica3-1FeirenseFeirense3000
24.08.2011UEFA Champions LeaguePlay-offsBenficaBenfica3-1TwenteTwente9020
29.08.2011Portuguese First DivisionNacionalNacional0-2BenficaBenfica9000
02.09.2011UEFA EUROQualifying roundAzerbaijanAzerbaijan1-1BelgiumBelgium9000
06.09.2011Friendly matchesFirst roundBelgiumBelgium1-0 (W)USAUSA9000
10.09.2011Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica2-1Vitória SCVitória SC9000
14.09.2011UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageBenficaBenfica1-1Man. UnitedMan. United9000
18.09.2011Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica4-1AcadémicaAcadémica9000
23.09.2011Portuguese First DivisionPortoPorto2-2BenficaBenfica9000
27.09.2011UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageOţelulOţelul0-1BenficaBenfica9000
01.10.2011Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica4-1Paços FerreiraPaços Ferreira1600
07.10.2011UEFA EUROQualifying roundBelgiumBelgium4-1KazakhstanKazakhstan9000
11.10.2011UEFA EUROQualifying roundGermanyGermany3-1BelgiumBelgium9000
14.10.2011Portuguese CupThird roundPortimonensePortimonense0-2BenficaBenfica3400
18.10.2011UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageBaselBasel0-2BenficaBenfica9000
22.10.2011Portuguese First DivisionBeira-MarBeira-Mar0-1BenficaBenfica9000
29.10.2011Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica2-1OlhanenseOlhanense4500
02.11.2011UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageBenficaBenfica1-1BaselBasel9000
06.11.2011Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga1-1BenficaBenfica9000
11.11.2011Friendly matchesFirst roundBelgiumBelgium2-1 (W)RomaniaRomania9000
15.11.2011Friendly matchesFirst roundFranceFrance0-0 (D)BelgiumBelgium9000
22.11.2011UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageMan. UnitedMan. United2-2BenficaBenfica9000
26.11.2011Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica1-0SportingSporting9000
02.12.2011Portuguese CupFifth roundMarítimoMarítimo2-1BenficaBenfica9000
07.12.2011UEFA Champions LeagueGroup stageBenficaBenfica1-0OţelulOţelul9000
11.12.2011Portuguese First DivisionMarítimoMarítimo0-1BenficaBenfica6700
16.12.2011Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica5-1Rio AveRio Ave9000
08.01.2012Portuguese First DivisionLeiriaLeiria0-4BenficaBenfica9000
14.01.2012Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica4-1Vitória FCVitória FC9000
22.01.2012Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica3-1Gil VicenteGil Vicente9000
28.01.2012Portuguese First DivisionFeirenseFeirense1-2BenficaBenfica9000
11.02.2012Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica4-1NacionalNacional9000
15.02.2012UEFA Champions LeagueRound of 16ZenitZenit3-2BenficaBenfica9000
20.02.2012Portuguese First DivisionVitória SCVitória SC1-0BenficaBenfica3100
29.02.2012Friendly matchesFirst roundGreeceGreece1-1 (D)BelgiumBelgium000
02.03.2012Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica2-3PortoPorto9000
06.03.2012UEFA Champions LeagueRound of 16BenficaBenfica2-0ZenitZenit9001
11.03.2012Portuguese First DivisionPaços FerreiraPaços Ferreira1-2BenficaBenfica9000
16.03.2012Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica3-1Beira-MarBeira-Mar9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Axel Witsel
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (age): 12/01/1989 (24)
  • Country: Belgium
  • Squad number: 28
  • Club: Zenit (Russia RUS)

  • Height: 183cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2012/13
    • UEFA Europa League 2012/13
    • FIFA World Cup 2012/14

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (First round)
    28/09/06: Celta 3-0 Standard Liège
  • National team: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (Qualifying round)
    19/10/05: Belgium 2-2 Georgia

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Belgium92
Belgium U-2190
Belgium U-1930
Belgium U-1780
Total292

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Zenit50
Benfica142
Standard Liège80
Total272
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Standard Liège186
Total186
Last updated: 31/01/2013 14:54 CET