KIEV. FC Barcelona overcomes Dynamo Kyiv 1-0 after A. Fati scored just 1 goal (70′). FC Barcelona was vastly superior ball possession (65%) was among the key factors of its victory.
The match was held at the NSK Olimpijs’kyj Stadium in Kiev on Tuesday and this began at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Ovidiu Alin Hațegan with the assistance of Mircea Mihail Grigoriu and Sebastian Eugen Gheorghe. The 4th official was Radu Petrescu. The weather was drizzle. The temperature was cold around 7.8 degrees Celsius or 45.95 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 98%.
FC Barcelona was in firm control of the ball 65% while Dynamo Kyiv was struggling with a 35% ball possession.
FC Barcelona was more aggressive with 59 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 3 were on target. Which is one of the reasons FC Barcelona won the match.
Dynamo Kyiv shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target. On the other side, FC Barcelona shot 14 times, 3 on target, 11 off target.
Dynamo Kyiv received 2 yellow cards (D. Garmash and V. Buyalskyy). On the opposite side, FC Barcelona received 3 yellow cards (E. Garcia, Gavi and C. Lenglet).
After this match, Dynamo Kyiv will stay with 1 points to stay in the 4th place. On the other side, FC Barcelona will have 6 points to move down in the 2nd place.
C. de Pena
FC Barcelona will host Benfica on the 23rd of November with a 2-1 head to head record in favor of FC Barcelona (2 draws).
Dynamo Kyiv: Formation and Lineups
Dynamo Kyiv started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Mircea Lucescu chose to play with the following team: Georgiy Bushchan , Tomasz Kędziora , Ilya Zabarnyi , Oleksandr Syrota , Oleksandr Karavaev , Sergiy Sydorchuk , Mykola Shaparenko , Viktor Tsygankov , Vitaliy Buyalskyi , Carlos De Pena and Denys Garmash .
Dynamo Kyiv made 5 changes: D. Garmash for Vitinho (71′), C. de Pena for B. Verbic (77′), T. Kedziora for O. Tymchyk (77′), M. Shaparenko for V. Shepelev (81′) and V. Buyalskyy for B. Lednev (81′).
Top player: Oleksandr Karavaev
The player who no doubt impressed Dynamo Kyiv the most was Oleksandr Karavaev.
His rating iswith 23 passes (78% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 5. He performed 1 cross.
FC Barcelona: Formation and Lineups
FC Barcelona started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the other side, Sergi Barjuán i Esclusa played with: Marc-André ter Stegen , Óscar Mingueza , Eric García , Clément Lenglet , Jordi Alba , Nicolás González , Sergio Busquets , Frenkie de Jong , Gavi , Memphis Depay and Ansu Fati .
FC Barcelona made 3 changes: Gavi for O. Dembele (66′), C. Lenglet for R. Araujo (79′) and A. Fati for A. Balde (87′).
Top player: Óscar Mingueza
The player who no doubt impressed FC Barcelona the most was Óscar Mingueza even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 36 passes (86% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 7. He performed 10 crosses.
Results of the day
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