Cardiff City recovers a 0-1 deficit to top Huddersfield Town 2-1 with K. Moore scoring a double

CARDIFF. Cardiff City manages to find the solution against Huddersfield Town to win 2-1. K. Moore was the key to score 2 goals.

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CARDIFF. Cardiff City manages to find the solution against Huddersfield Town to win 2-1. K. Moore was the key to score 2 goals. It was Huddersfield Town to strike first with a goal of D. Sinani at the 12′. Then it was a goal in the 74′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, K. Moore gave the win to Cardiff City in the 90′ minute with a goal scoring a double. Cardiff City took advantage of its superior ball possession (56%).

The match was held at the Cardiff City Stadium Stadium in Cardiff on Saturday and this began at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was David Webb who was helped by Daniel Leach and Matt McGrath. The 4th official was Lee Swabey. The weather was drizzle. The temperature was cold around 12.2 degrees Celsius or 54.01 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 92%.​

Match Statistics

Cardiff City was in firm control of the ball 56% while Huddersfield Town was struggling with a 44% ball possession.

Cardiff City was more aggressive with 56 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 5 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Cardiff City won the match.

Cardiff City shot 15 times, 5 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Huddersfield Town shot 12 times, 2 on target, 10 off target.


Cardiff City received 4 yellow cards (M. McGuinness, L. Bacuna, W. Vaulks and P. Ng). On the other side, Huddersfield Town received 1 yellow card ().

After playing this match, Cardiff City will have 12 points to stay in the 21st place. On the other side, Huddersfield Town will stay with 25 points like Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City to stay in the 7th place.

Match Events

  • 9'

    S. High

    J. Hogg

  • 12'

    D. Sinani

  • 45'

    J. Koroma

    D. Holmes

  • 60'

    I. Davies

    M. Harris

  • 61'

    M. McGuinness

  • 70'

    R. Colwill

    M. McGuinness

  • 74'

    K. Moore

  • 77'

    F. Campbell

    D. Ward

  • 84'

    L. Bacuna

  • 86'

    W. Vaulks

    L. Bacuna

  • 90'

    W. Vaulks

  • 90'

    K. Moore

  • 90'

    S. High

  • 90'

    P. Ng

Next match

In the upcoming Championship match, Cardiff City will play away with Preston North End on the 20th of November with a 10-7 head to head stats in favor of Cardiff City (5 draws).

Huddersfield Town will host West Bromwich Albion on the 20th of November with a 3-2 head to head in favor of Huddersfield Town (0 draws).

Cardiff City: Formation and Lineups

Cardiff City started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Steve Morison chose to play with the following team: Alex Smithies (6.6), Mark McGuinness (5.9), Aden Flint (6.8), Curtis Nelson (6.7), Perry Ng (6.8), Marlon Pack (7.1), Joe Ralls (7.3), Ryan Giles (7.1), Leandro Bacuna (6.4), Mark Harris (6.3) and Kieffer Moore (7.6).


Cardiff City made 3 changes: M. Harris for I. Davies (60′), M. McGuinness for R. Colwill (70′) and L. Bacuna for W. Vaulks (86′).

Top player: Kieffer Moore

The player who no doubt impressed Cardiff City the most was Kieffer Moore.

His rating is (7.6) with 1 goal, 21 passes (52% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 10 duels out of 20.

Huddersfield Town: Formation and Lineups

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

On the other side, Carlos Corberán Vallet played with: Lee Nicholls (6.7), Matthew Pearson (6.8), Tom Lees (7.4), Levi Colwill (7.1), Sorba Thomas (6.5), Jonathan Hogg, Lewis O’Brien (7.4), Harry Toffolo (6.3), Danel Sinani (7.3), Daniel Ward (6.8) and Duane Holmes (6.8).

Huddersfield Town could not rely on the presence of J. Koroma (injured).


Huddersfield Town made 3 changes: J. Hogg for S. High (9′), D. Holmes for J. Koroma (45′) and D. Ward for F. Campbell (77′).

Top player: Tom Lees

Probably the most impressive player in Huddersfield Town was Tom Lees.

His rating is (7.4) with 50 passes (82% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 9.

Results of the day

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