Bundesliga: FC Augsburg clutches a 2-1 win against SpVgg Greuther Fürth 2-1

AUGSBURG. FC Augsburg beat SpVgg Greuther Fürth to win 2-1. A goal from M. Gregoritsch was decisive in the 85min.

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AUGSBURG. FC Augsburg overcome SpVgg Greuther Fürth to win 2-1. A goal from M. Gregoritsch was decisive in the 85min. It was FC Augsburg to strike first with a penalty of D. Caligiuri at the 10′. Then it was a goal in the 23′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, M. Gregoritsch gave the win to FC Augsburg in the 85′ minute with a goal.

The match was played at the WWK Arena stadium in Augsburg on Saturday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Tobias Reichel with the help of Christian Bandurski and Guido Kleve. The 4th official was Nicolas Winter. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 22 degrees Celsius or 71.55 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 37%.​

Match Statistics

The ball possession was identical with both team possessing the ball for 50% of the time.

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. FC Augsburg was in possession of the ball for 50% of the time vs. SpVgg Greuther Fürth that controlled the ball for 50% of the time.

FC Augsburg was more aggressive with 43 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 3 were on target. Which is one of the reasons FC Augsburg won the match.

FC Augsburg shot 8 times, 3 on target, 5 off target. On the opposite side, SpVgg Greuther Fürth shot 7 times, 3 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

FC Augsburg received 2 yellow cards (C. Gruezo and D. Caligiuri). On the opposite side, SpVgg Greuther Fürth received 3 yellow cards (M. Christiansen, S. Griesbeck and S. Asta).

After this match, FC Augsburg will have 35 points to stay in the 14th place. On the opposite side, SpVgg Greuther Fürth will stay with 18 points to stay in the 18th place.

Match Events

  • 2'
    2'

    M. Christiansen

  • 10'
    10'

    D. Caligiuri (Penalty)

  • 23'
    23'

    J. Ngankam

  • 38'
    38'

    C. Gruezo

    N. Dorsch

  • 44'
    44'

    S. Griesbeck

  • 46'
    46'

    P. Seguin

    M. Christiansen

  • 46'
    46'

    M. Gregoritsch

    M. Pedersen

  • 46'
    46'

    R. Framberger

    R. Gumny

  • 64'
    64'

    G. Jung

    J. Ngankam

  • 64'
    64'

    J. Leweling

    J. Willems

  • 69'
    69'

    A. Finnbogason

    F. Niederlechner

  • 73'
    73'

    J. Green

    T. Raschl

  • 75'
    75'

    S. Asta

  • 85'
    85'

    M. Gregoritsch

  • 87'
    87'

    A. Pululu

    T. Tillman

  • 88'
    88'

    J. Moravek

    A. Maier

  • 90'
    90'

    D. Caligiuri

  • 90'
    90'

    C. Gruezo

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FC Augsburg: Formation and Lineups

FC Augsburg started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Markus Weinzierl chose to play with the following team: Rafał Gikiewicz (6.6), Robert Gumny (6.7), Jeffrey Gouweleeuw (6.8), Reece Oxford (7.3), Daniel Caligiuri (7.2), Arne Maier (7.3), Niklas Dorsch (6.6), Iago (6.8), André Hahn (7.1), Mads Pedersen (6.7) and Florian Niederlechner (6.5).

Substitutes

FC Augsburg made 5 changes: N. Dorsch for C. Gruezo (38′), M. Pedersen for M. Gregoritsch (46′), R. Gumny for R. Framberger (46′), F. Niederlechner for A. Finnbogason (69′) and A. Maier for J. Moravek (88′).

Top player: Reece Oxford

Probably the most impressive player in FC Augsburg was Reece Oxford even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.3) with 36 passes (80% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 7.

SpVgg Greuther Fürth: Formation and Lineups

SpVgg Greuther Fürth started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

On the other side, Stefan Leitl played with: Sascha Burchert (6.1), Sebastian Griesbeck (6.7), Nick Viergever (7.3), Gian-Luca Itter (6.4), Simon Asta (7.3), Timothy Tillman (5.9), Max Christiansen (6.6), Tobias Raschl (6.4), Jetro Willems (7.1), Jessic Ngankam (7.2) and Branimir Hrgota (6.6).

Substitutes

SpVgg Greuther Fürth made 5 changes: M. Christiansen for P. Seguin (46′), J. Ngankam for G. Jung (64′), J. Willems for J. Leweling (64′), T. Raschl for J. Green (73′) and T. Tillman for A. Pululu (87′).

Top player: Simon Asta

Probably the most impressive player in SpVgg Greuther Fürth was Simon Asta.

His rating is (7.3) with 21 passes (85% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 10. He performed 2 crosses.

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