CHAMPIONS LEAGUE 2005/06
Group D
     
 

 

 
Wed Sep

14

Benfica

1

- 0 Lille
Wed Sep 14 Villarreal 0 - 0 Manchester United
Tue Sep 27 Lille 0 - 0 Villarreal
Tue Sep 27 Manchester United 2 - 1 Benfica
Tue Oct 18 Manchester United 0 - 0 Lille
Tue Oct 18 Villarreal 1 - 1 Benfica
Wed Nov 2 Benfica 0 - 1 Villarreal
Wed Nov 2 Lille 1 - 0 Manchester United
Tue Nov 22 Lille 0 - 0 Benfica
Tue Nov 22 Manchester United 0 - 0 Villarreal
Wed Dec 7 Benfica 2 - 1 Manchester United
Wed Dec 7 Villarreal 1 - 0 Lille
P W D L F A Pts
Villarreal 6 2 4 0 3 1 10
Benfica 6 2 2 2 5 5 8
Lille 6 1 3 2 1 2 6
Manchester United 6 1 3 2 3 4 6
Lille finished above Manchester United on a better head-to-head record.

Villarreal and Benfica qualified for the knock-out stages of the competition, Lille dropped to the UEFA Cup and Manchester United were eliminated from Europe.