Allsvenskan: IFK Göteborg tops Norrköping 2-1

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NORRKöPING. IFK Göteborg overcame Norrköping to win 2-1.

NORRKöPING. IFK Göteborg beat Norrköping to win 2-1. It was IFK Göteborg to strike first with a goal of M. Berg at the 14′. Then it was a goal in the 36′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Bernardo Vilar gave the win to IFK Göteborg in the 59′ minute with a goal.

The match was played at the PlatinumCars Arena (Norrköping) stadium in Norrköping on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Kristoffer Karlsson with the help of Per Rehnlund and Christian Tennstedt. The 4th official was Andreas Dufva-Johansson. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was freezing around -5.1 degrees Celsius or 22.89 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 82%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Norrköping was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. IFK Göteborg that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.

Norrköping was more aggressive with 54 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 5 were on target. Even so, IFK Göteborg was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Norrköping shot 19 times, 5 on target, 14 off target. On the opposite side, IFK Göteborg shot 18 times, 7 on target, 11 off target.


Norrköping received 2 yellow cards (S. Adegbenro and M. Lund). On the other side, IFK Göteborg received 2 yellow cards (G. Norlin and Bernardo Vilar).

After playing this match, Norrköping will stay with 44 points to stay in the 7th place. On the other side, IFK Göteborg will have 38 points to stay in the 8th place.

Match Events

  • 14'

    M. Berg

  • 16'

    G. Norlin

  • 36'

    C. Nyman

  • 56'

    S. Adegbenro

  • 59'

    Bernardo Vilar

    O. Wendt

  • 60'

    Bernardo Vilar

  • 71'

    Y. Gurfinkel

    C. Telo

  • 71'

    K. Yakob

    Bernardo Vilar

  • 82'

    M. Lund

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Norrköping: Formation and Lineups

Norrköping started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Rikard Norling chose to play with the following team: Oscar Jansson (7.0), Linus Wahlqvist (7.1), Marco Lund (5.8), Theodore Rask (7.0), Christopher Telo (6.8), Ishaq Abdulrazak (7.1), Alexander Fransson (7.3), Carl Björk (7.6), Jonathan Levi (7.7), Christoffer Nyman (7.2) and Samuel Adegbenro (6.4).


Norrköping made only 1 change substituting C. Telo for Y. Gurfinkel (71′)​.

Top player: Jonathan Levi

The player who no doubt impressed Norrköping the most was Jonathan Levi.

His rating is (7.7) with 35 passes (74% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 4. He performed 6 crosses.

IFK Göteborg: Formation and Lineups

IFK Göteborg started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

On the other side, Mikael Stahre played with: Adam Ingi Benediktsson (6.8), Alexander Jallow (6.2), Mattias Bjärsmyr (6.5), Bernardo Vilar (8.2), Oscar Wendt (7.1), Gustaf Norlin (6.7), Gustav Svensson (6.4), August Erlingmark (6.6), Simon Thern (6.8), Marcus Berg (8.0) and Tobias Sana (7.4).


IFK Göteborg made only 1 change substituting Bernardo Vilar for K. Yakob (71′)​.

Top player: Bernardo Vilar

The player who no doubt impressed IFK Göteborg the most was Bernardo Vilar.

His rating is (8.2) with 1 goal, 19 passes (68% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 9.

Results of the day

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