Bundesliga: RB Leipzig estinguishes SpVgg Greuther Fürth 4-1 showing huge dominance

LEIPZIG. RB Leipzig demolishes SpVgg Greuther Fürth 4-1 with goals of

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LEIPZIG. RB Leipzig demolishes SpVgg Greuther Fürth 4-1 with goals of Y. Poulsen (47′), E. Forsberg (52′ pen), D. Szoboszlai (65′) and H. Novoa Ramos (88′). On the opposite side, SpVgg Greuther Fürth scored with ​B. Hrgota (44′ pen). RB Leipzig took advantage of its superior ball possession (57%).

The match was held at the Red Bull Arena Stadium in Leipzig on Saturday and this began at 1:30 pm local time. The referee was Christian Dingert with the assistance of Benedikt Kempkes and Timo Gerach. The 4th official was Robert Edgar Wessel. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 10.1 degrees Celsius or 50.2 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 73%.​

Match Statistics

RB Leipzig was in firm control of the ball 57% while SpVgg Greuther Fürth was struggling with a 43% ball possession.

RB Leipzig was more aggressive with 38 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 5 were on target. Which is one of the reasons RB Leipzig won the match.

RB Leipzig shot 13 times, 5 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, SpVgg Greuther Fürth shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target.

Cards

RB Leipzig received 2 yellow cards (Angelino and K. Kampl). On the other side, No yellow cards were issued to SpVgg Greuther Fürth.

After this encounter, RB Leipzig will have 14 points to move down in the 6th place. On the other side, SpVgg Greuther Fürth will stay with 1 points to stay in the 18th place.

Match Events

  • 15'
    15'

    Angelino

  • 36'
    36'

    K. Kampl

  • 44'
    44'

    B. Hrgota (Penalty)

  • 46'
    46'

    M. Simakan

    B. Henrichs

  • 46'
    46'

    Y. Poulsen

    K. Kampl

  • 47'
    47'

    Y. Poulsen

  • 52'
    52'

    E. Forsberg (Penalty)

  • 64'
    64'

    T. Adams

    A. Silva

  • 64'
    64'

    D. Szoboszlai

    E. Forsberg

  • 65'
    65'

    D. Szoboszlai

    C. Nkunku

  • 72'
    72'

    T. Tillman

    B. Hrgota

  • 72'
    72'

    L. Itter

    J. Willems

  • 82'
    82'

    D. Abiama

    C. Itten

  • 82'
    82'

    A. Barry

    J. Dudziak

  • 85'
    85'

    H. Novoa Ramos

    C. Nkunku

  • 88'
    88'

    H. Novoa Ramos

    D. Szoboszlai

Next matche

In the upcoming Bundesliga match, RB Leipzig will play away against Eintracht Frankfurt on the 30th of October with a 3-2 head to head in favor of RB Leipzig (5 draws).

SpVgg Greuther Fürth will play away against SC Freiburg on the 30th of October with a 2-0 head to head in favor of SC Freiburg (0 draws).

RB Leipzig: Formation and Lineups

RB Leipzig started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Jesse Marsch chose to play with the following team: Péter Gulácsi (7.0), Nordi Mukiele (6.9), Willi Orbán (7.2), Joško Gvardiol (6.8), Benjamin Henrichs (7.1), Amadou Haidara (7.4), Kevin Kampl (6.6), Angeliño (6.2), Christopher Nkunku (6.8), Emil Forsberg (7.3) and André Silva (6.3).

Substitutions

RB Leipzig made 5 changes: B. Henrichs for M. Simakan (46′), K. Kampl for Y. Poulsen (46′), A. Silva for T. Adams (64′), E. Forsberg for D. Szoboszlai (64′) and C. Nkunku for H. Novoa Ramos (85′).

Top player: Yussuf Poulsen

Probably the most impressive player in RB Leipzig was Yussuf Poulsen.

His rating is (8.0) with 1 goal, 17 passes (64% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 10.

His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 46′.

SpVgg Greuther Fürth: Formation and Lineups

SpVgg Greuther Fürth started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

On the other side, Stefan Leitl played with: Marius Funk (6.2), Marco Meyerhofer (6.1), Maximilian Bauer (6.7), Nick Viergever (6.3), Jetro Willems (6.4), Max Christiansen (6.8), Sebastian Griesbeck (6.4), Jamie Leweling (6.7), Jeremy Dudziak (6.0), Branimir Hrgota (6.9) and Cédric Itten (6.6).

Substitutions

SpVgg Greuther Fürth made 4 changes: B. Hrgota for T. Tillman (72′), J. Willems for L. Itter (72′), C. Itten for D. Abiama (82′) and J. Dudziak for A. Barry (82′).

Top player: Branimir Hrgota

Probably the most impressive player in SpVgg Greuther Fürth was Branimir Hrgota.

His rating is (6.9) with 1 goal, 17 passes (76% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 14. He performed 6 crosses.

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