STAVANGER. Viking was in the end too strong for Jerv with the goal of V. Berisha (72′ pen), D. Brekalo (84′) and M. Traore (86′). Viking was vastly superior ball possession (62%) was among the key factors of its victory.
The match was played at the SR-Bank Arena stadium in Stavanger on Monday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was Kai Erik Steen who had the assistance of Tom Harald Grønevik and Øystein Simon Ytterland. The 4th official was Mischa Schaub Kellerhals. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 12.1 degrees Celsius or 53.73 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 72%.
Viking was in firm control of the ball 62% while Jerv was struggling with a 38% ball possession.
Viking was more aggressive with 80 dangerous attacks and 24 shots of which 11 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Viking won the match.
Viking shot 24 times, 11 on target, 13 off target. On the opposite side, Jerv shot 11 times, 1 on target, 10 off target.
Viking received 4 yellow cards (Z. Tripic, G. Stensness, H. Tangen and N. Sandberg). On the other side, Jerv received 2 yellow cards (E. Hustad and ).
Also, Jerv didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after E. Hustad (Jerv) was sent out after receiving a second yellow card (36′).
After playing this contest, Viking will have 16 points to stay in the 1st place. On the opposite side, Jerv will stay with 7 points like Strømsgodset to stay in the 9th place.
Y. de Lanlay
V. Berisha (Penalty)
O. M. Kolskogen
N. E. Brenden
Jerv will host Odd on the 22nd of May with a 0-0 head to head stats.
Viking: Formation and Lineups
Viking started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Morten Jensen chose to play with the following team: Patrik Sigurdur Gunnarsson , Sondre Flem Bjørshol , Gianni Stensness , David Brekalo , Shayne Pattynama , Harald Tangen , Markus Solbakken , Samúel Kári Friðjónsson , Sebastian Soraas Sebulonsen , Veton Berisha and Zlatko Tripić .
Viking made 5 changes: Z. Tripic for K. Kabran (46′), S. Bjorshol for Y. de Lanlay (57′), S. Pattynama for N. Sandberg (57′), H. Tangen for M. Traore (70′) and S. Fridjonsson for V. Vevatne (78′).
Top player: David Brekalo
Probably the most impressive player in Viking was David Brekalo.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 60 passes (88% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 15.
Jerv: Formation and Lineups
Jerv started with a 5-4-1 line-up (5-4-1).
On the other side, Arne Sandstø played with: Oystein Ovretveit , Torje Wichne , Daniel Arrocha , Ole Martin Lekven Kolskogen , John Olav Norheim , Mathias Haarup , Willis Alvés Furtado , Mathias Wichmann , Erik Brenden , Aral Şimşir and Erlend Hustad .
Jerv made 5 changes: W. Furtado for R. Antwi (63′), A. Simsir for A. Diallo (63′), O. M. Kolskogen for E. Sandberg (75′), N. E. Brenden for M. Ugland (89′) and D. Arrocha for K. Novak (89′).
Top player: Willis Alvés Furtado
The player who no doubt impressed Jerv the most was Willis Alvés Furtado.
His rating iswith 14 passes (71% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 8 duels out of 12. He performed 4 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Eliteserien