GRAZ. Wolfsberger AC was ultimately too strong for Sturm Graz with the goal of M. Liendl (16′), A. Dante (64′ own) and C. Dieng (90′). Sturm Graz lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%).
The match was held at the Merkur Arena Stadium in Graz on Sunday and this began at 1:30 pm local time. The referee was Markus Hameter with the assistance of Fatih Tekeli and Alexander Borucki. The 4th official was Emil Ristoskov. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 10.8 degrees Celsius or 51.39 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 60%.
Sturm Graz was in firm control of the ball 58% while Wolfsberger AC was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Sturm Graz was more aggressive with 60 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 5 were on target. Nonetheless, Wolfsberger AC was capable to find the solution to win this match.
Sturm Graz shot 19 times, 5 on target, 14 off target. On the opposite side, Wolfsberger AC shot 3 times, 3 on target, 0 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to Sturm Graz. On the other side, Wolfsberger AC received 3 yellow cards (L. Lochoshvili, D. Baumgartner and A. Jasic).
After this contest, Sturm Graz will stay with 23 points to stay in the 2nd place. On the other side, Wolfsberger AC will have 18 points to stay in the 3rd place.
A. Dante (OG)
K. L. Stratznig
Wolfsberger AC will host Rapid Vienna on the 7th of November with a 14-11 head to head record in favor of Rapid Vienna (10 draws).
Sturm Graz: Formation and Lineups
Sturm Graz adopted the 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
The manager Christian Ilzer chose to play with the following team: Jörg Siebenhandl , Lukas Jäger , David Affengruber , Gregory Wüthrich , Amadou Dante , Andreas Kuen , Jon Gorenc Stanković , Alexander Prass , Anderson Niangbo , Kelvin Yeboah and Jakob Jantscher .
Sturm Graz made 3 changes: A. Niangbo for M. Sarkaria (46′), A. Dante for I. Ljubic (65′) and L. Jager for C. Lang (80′).
Top player: Alexander Prass
The player who no doubt impressed Sturm Graz the most was Alexander Prass.
His rating iswith 37 passes (62% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 8. He performed 2 crosses.
Wolfsberger AC: Formation and Lineups
Also Wolfsberger AC adopted the 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
On the other side, Robin Dutt played with: Alexander Kofler , Adis Jasic , Dominik Baumgartner , Luka Lochoshvili , Amar Dedić , Eliel Peretz , Mario Leitgeb , Matthäus Taferner , Michael Liendl , Dario Vizinger and Thorsten Röcher .
Wolfsberger AC made 4 changes: L. Lochoshvili for D. Gugganig (46′), E. Peretz for C. Wernitznig (58′), M. Liendl for C. Dieng (75′) and M. Taferner for K. L. Stratznig (89′).
Top player: Dominik Baumgartner
Probably the most impressive player in Wolfsberger AC was Dominik Baumgartner even if he didn’t score any goal.
His rating iswith 26 passes (53% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 14.
Results of the day
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