KRAKóW. Pogoń Szczecin and Cracovia Kraków draw 1-1. K. Grosicki scored the first goal (70′) for Pogoń Szczecin. B. Kallman settled the score 1-1 (74′). Pogoń Szczecin was far superior when it came to possession ball (63%)
The match was played at the Stadion Cracovii im. Józefa Piłsudskiego stadium in Kraków on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. In the presence of 7,259 spectators. The referee was Tomasz Kwiatkowski with the help of Michal Obukowicz and Tomasz Niemirowski. The 4th official was Leszek Lewandowski. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 11.3 degrees Celsius or 52.34 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 86%.
Pogoń Szczecin was in firm control of the ball 63% while Cracovia Kraków was struggling with a 37% ball possession.
Pogoń Szczecin was more aggressive with 75 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 3 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Pogoń Szczecin to win the encounter.
Cracovia Kraków shot 10 times, 2 on target, 8 off target. On the opposite side, Pogoń Szczecin shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to Cracovia Kraków. On the other side, No yellow cards were issued to Pogoń Szczecin.
After playing this contest, Cracovia Kraków will have 13 points like Widzew Lodz, Stal Mielec and Śląsk Wrocław to move up in the 8th place. On the other side, Pogoń Szczecin will have 17 points like Wisła Płock to move up in the 4th place.
Pogoń Szczecin will host Lechia Gdańsk on the 1st of October with a 10-9 head to head in favor of Lechia Gdańsk (8 draws).
Cracovia Kraków: Formation and Lineups
Cracovia Kraków started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
The manager Jacek Zielinski chose to play with the following team: Karol Niemczycki , Jakub Jugas , Matej Rodin , Virgil Ghiță , Otar Kakabadze , Takuto Oshima , Florian Loshaj , Paweł Jaroszyński , Jakub Myszor , Michał Rakoczy and Benjamin Källman .
Cracovia Kraków made 4 changes: M. Rakoczy for P. Makuch (68′), J. Myszor for E. Konoplyanka (78′), P. Jaroszynski for M. Siplak (78′) and B. Kallman for M. Rasmussen (82′).
Top player: Jakub Myszor
The player who no doubt impressed Cracovia Kraków the most was Jakub Myszor.
His rating iswith 10 passes (50% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 8. He performed 2 crosses.
Pogoń Szczecin: Formation and Lineups
Pogoń Szczecin started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
On the opposite side, Jens Gustafsson played with: Dante Stipica , Jakub Bartkowski , Konstantinos Triantafyllopoulos , Benedikt Zech , Luís Mata , Damian Dąbrowski , Jean Carlos , Mateusz Łęgowski , Sebastian Kowalczyk , Kamil Grosicki and Luka Zahović .
Pogoń Szczecin made 4 changes: Jean Carlos for M. Kucharczyk (61′), M. Legowski for K. Drygas (72′), S. Kowalczyk for V. Bichakhchyan (72′) and L. Zahovic for M. Fornalczyk (86′).
Top player: Jean Carlos
Probably the most impressive player in Pogoń Szczecin was Jean Carlos.
His rating iswith 23 passes (73% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 11.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Ekstraklasa