AUGSBURG. Hertha BSC beats FC Augsburg with a 2-0 win with a goal from D. Lukebakio (57′) and a goal from M. Richter (90′).
The match was played at the WWK Arena stadium in Augsburg on Sunday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Harm Osmers with the help of Robert Kempter and Thorben Siewer. The 4th official was Wolfgang Haslberger. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 24.7 degrees Celsius or 76.51 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 44%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. FC Augsburg was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Hertha BSC that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.
Hertha BSC was more aggressive with 56 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 6 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Hertha BSC won the contest.
FC Augsburg shot 11 times, 2 on target, 9 off target. On the other side, Hertha BSC shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target.
FC Augsburg received 2 yellow cards (C. Gruezo and M. Berisha). On the opposite side, Hertha BSC received 1 yellow card (F. Uremovic).
After playing this match, FC Augsburg will stay with 3 points like Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Schalke 04 to stay in the 14th place. On the opposite side, Hertha BSC will have 1 points to stay in the 17th place.
Hertha BSC will host Bayer 04 Leverkusen on the 10th of September with a 14-10 head to head in favor of Bayer 04 Leverkusen (6 draws).
FC Augsburg: Formation and Lineups
FC Augsburg started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Enrico Maaßen chose to play with the following team: Rafał Gikiewicz , Robert Gumny , Jeffrey Gouweleeuw , Maximilian Bauer , Daniel Caligiuri , Arne Maier , Carlos Gruezo , Elvis Rexhbeçaj , Mads Pedersen , Mergim Berisha and Ermedin Demirović .
FC Augsburg made 5 changes: C. Gruezo for J. Baumgartlinger (37′), A. Maier for R. Vargas (46′), E. Demirovic for F. Niederlechner (74′), M. Berisha for A. Hahn (74′) and E. Rexhbecaj for L. Petkov (83′).
Best player: Rafał Gikiewicz
The player that probably impressed the most for FC Augsburg was the goalkeeper: Rafał Gikiewicz. His rating is 7.44. He performed 4 saves.
Hertha BSC: Formation and Lineups
Hertha BSC started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Sandro Schwarz played with: Oliver Christensen , Jonjoe Kenny , Filip Uremović , Marc-Oliver Kempf , Marvin Plattenhardt , Lucas Tousart , Ivan Šunjić , Suat Serdar , Dodi Lukebakio , Wilfried Kanga and Chidera Ejuke .
Hertha BSC made 4 changes: S. Serdar for J. Boetius (58′), C. Ejuke for M. Richter (69′), W. Kanga for D. Selke (83′) and D. Lukebakio for M. Dardai (84′).
Top player: Dodi Lukebakio
Probably the most impressive player in Hertha BSC was Dodi Lukebakio.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 30 passes (76% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 9. He performed 2 crosses.
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