GRAZ. Sturm Graz 0-0 Hartberg didn’t manage to score any goal on Saturday. Sturm Graz was far superior when it came to possession ball (72%).
The match was held at the Merkur Arena Stadium in Graz on Saturday and this began at 3:00 pm UTC. The referee was Julian Weinberger who had the assistance of Maximilian Weiss and Stefan Pichler. The 4th official was Oliver Fluch. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 22.2 degrees Celsius or 72.01 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 61%.
Sturm Graz was in firm control of the ball 72% while Hartberg was struggling with a 28% ball possession.
Sturm Graz was more aggressive with 120 dangerous attacks and 34 shots of which 8 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Sturm Graz to win the match.
Sturm Graz shot 34 times, 8 on target, 26 off target. On the other side, Hartberg shot 3 times, 1 on target, 2 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to Sturm Graz. On the other side, Hartberg received 1 yellow card (J. Heil).
Also, Hartberg didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after M. Horvat (Hartberg) was sent out after receiving a straight red card in the (12′).
After playing this contest, Sturm Graz will have 11 points to stay in the 3rd place. On the other side, Hartberg will have 6 points to stay in the 7th place.
Sturm Graz: Formation and Lineups
Sturm Graz started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
The manager Christian Ilzer chose to play with the following team: Tobias Schützenauer , Jusuf Gazibegovic , Gregory Wüthrich , Alexandar Borković , Amadou Dante , Stefan Hierländer , Jon Gorenc Stanković , Alexander Prass , Tomi Horvat , William Bøving and Emanuel Emegha .
Sturm Graz made 5 changes: A. Dante for D. Schnegg (46′), W. Boving for I. Ljubic (58′), A. Prass for M. Fuseini (59′), S. Hierlander for A. Ajeti (70′) and E. Emegha for D. Affengruber (87′).
Top player: Tomi Horvat
Probably the most impressive player in Sturm Graz was Tomi Horvat.
His rating iswith 49 passes (93% accurate) and 6 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 15. He performed 13 crosses.
Hartberg: Formation and Lineups
Hartberg started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
On the opposite side, Klaus Schmidt played with: Raphael Sallinger , Michael Steinwender , Mario Sonnleitner , Matija Horvat , Thomas Kofler , Tobias Kainz , Jurgen Heil , Lukas Fadinger , Okan Aydin , Eylon Almog and Seth Paintsil .
Hartberg made 4 changes: O. Aydin for M. Gollner (15′), E. Almog for D. Frieser (46′), S. Paintsil for R. Kriwak (76′) and L. Fadinger for A. Ejupi (90′).
Best player: Raphael Sallinger
The player that probably impressed the most for Hartberg was the goalkeeper: Raphael Sallinger. His rating is 8.25. He performed 7 saves.
Results of the day
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