COVENTRY. Coventry City bested Bristol City 3-2 thanks to M. Godden who scored in the 52nd and 90th minute. Coventry City took advantage of its superior ball possession (59%).
Coventry City remained in 10 people after I. Maatsen received a red card in the 45′. Anyway, Coventry City still succeeded in win this match playing only with 10 players.
The match was held at the City of Coventry Stadium Stadium in Coventry on Saturday and this began at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Jeremy Simpson with the assistance of Lee Venamore and Natalie Aspinall. The 4th official was Geoff Eltringham. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 11.8 degrees Celsius or 53.2 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 82%.
Coventry City was in firm control of the ball 59% while Bristol City was struggling with a 41% ball possession.
Coventry City was more aggressive with 46 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 6 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Coventry City won the match.
Coventry City shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target. On the other side, Bristol City shot 6 times, 3 on target, 3 off target.
Coventry City received 2 yellow cards (K. McFadzean and ). On the opposite side, Bristol City received 3 yellow cards (A. Scott, T. Kalas and N. Wells).
(Coventry City) was sent out after receiving a red card in the (45′).
After this match, Coventry City will have 27 points to stay in the 4th place. On the other side, Bristol City will stay with 19 points like Sheffield United, Nottingham Forest and Reading to stay in the 19th place.
C. Martin (Penalty)
M. Godden (Penalty)
Bristol City will host Blackburn Rovers on the 20th of November with a 6-4 head to head statistic in favor of Blackburn Rovers (3 draws).
Coventry City: Formation and Lineups
Coventry City started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
The manager Mark Robins chose to play with the following team: Simon Moore , Michael Rose , Kyle McFadzean , Jake Clarke-Salter , Fankaty Dabo , Gustavo Hamer , Ben Sheaf , Ian Maatsen , Callum O’Hare , Viktor Gyökeres and Matt Godden .
Coventry City made 3 changes: J. Clarke-Salter for T. Kane (46′), V. Gyokeres for T. Walker (71′) and G. Hamer for L. Kelly (85′).
Top player: Callum O’Hare
The player who no doubt impressed Coventry City the most was Callum O’Hare.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 53 passes (86% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 16. He performed 1 cross.
Bristol City: Formation and Lineups
Bristol City started with a 4-4-1-1 line-up (4-4-1-1).
On the other side, Nigel Pearson played with: Daniel Bentley , George Tanner , Tomáš Kalas , Zak Vyner , Cameron Pring , Andreas Weimann , Han-Noah Massengo , Tyreeq Bakinson , Callum O’Dowda , Alex Scott and Chris Martin .
Bristol City made 2 changes: A. Scott for J. Dasilva (64′) and C. Pring for N. Wells (81′).
Top player: Andreas Weimann
Probably the most impressive player in Bristol City was Andreas Weimann.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 23 passes (65% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 4. He performed 2 crosses.
Results of the day
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