INNSBRUCK. Wattens demolishes LASK Linz 4-0 with goals of G. Vrioni (12′), T. Sabitzer (28′), G. Vrioni (32′) and G. Vrioni (80′). LASK Linz lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (57%).
The match was played at the Tivoli Stadion Tirol stadium in Innsbruck on Tuesday and it started at 6:30 pm local time. The referee was Julian Weinberger with the assistance of Sebastian Gruber and Stefan Pichler. The 4th official was Alain Sadikovski. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 7.9 degrees Celsius or 46.24 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 86%.
LASK Linz was in firm control of the ball 57% while Wattens was struggling with a 43% ball possession.
LASK Linz was more aggressive with 67 dangerous attacks and 25 shots of which 6 were on target. Anyhow, Wattens succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Wattens shot 15 times, 7 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, LASK Linz shot 25 times, 6 on target, 19 off target.
Wattens received 1 yellow card (F. Bacher). On the opposite side, LASK Linz received 2 yellow cards (P. Michorl and J. Holland).
After this match, Wattens will have 21 points like LASK Linz, Austria Wien and Wolfsberger AC to move up in the 4th place. On the other side, LASK Linz will stay with 21 points like Wattens, Austria Wien and Wolfsberger AC to move up in the 2nd place.
LASK Linz will host Hartberg on the 7th of May with a 4-3 head to head statistic in favor of LASK Linz (4 draws).
Wattens: Formation and Lineups
Wattens started with a 5-3-2 line-up (5-3-2).
The manager Thomas Silberberger chose to play with the following team: Ferdinand Oswald , Žan Rogelj , Maxime Awoudja , Raffael Behounek , Dominik Stumberger , Kofi Schulz , Julius Ertlthaler , Valentino Müller , Bror Blume Jensen , Giacomo Vrioni and Thomas Sabitzer .
Wattens could not rely on the presence of F. Bacher (injured).
Wattens made 4 changes: M. Awoudja for F. Bacher (16′), T. Sabitzer for T. Prica (59′), J. Ertlthaler for S. Skrbo (75′) and R. Behounek for F. Koch (75′).
Best player: Ferdinand Oswald
The player that probably impressed the most for Wattens was the goalkeeper: Ferdinand Oswald. His rating is 8.14. He performed 6 saves.
LASK Linz: Formation and Lineups
LASK Linz started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
On the other side, Andreas Wieland played with: Alexander Schlager , Oumar Sako , James Holland , Petar Filipović , Florian Flecker , Branko Jovičić , Peter Michorl , René Renner , Sascha Horvath , Husein Balić and Keito Nakamura .
LASK Linz could not rely on the presence of J. Boller (injured).
LASK Linz made 5 changes: P. Filipovic for J. Boller (12′), H. Balic for M. Potzmann (46′), K. Nakamura for T. Goiginger (58′), B. Jovicic for A. Michlmayr (81′) and F. Flecker for M. Sulzner (81′).
Top player: Peter Michorl
Probably the most impressive player in LASK Linz was Peter Michorl.
His rating iswith 51 passes (68% accurate) and 6 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 4. He performed 6 crosses.
Results of the day
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