MAINZ. FSV Mainz 05 and FC Köln draw 1-1. J. Burkardt scored the first goal (41′) for FSV Mainz 05. S. Ozcan settled the score 1-1 (47′). FC Köln couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (58%)
The match was held at the OPEL ARENA Stadium in Mainz on Sunday and this began at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Deniz Aytekin who had the assistance of Christian Dietz and Markus Sinn. The 4th official was Robin Braun. The weather was mist. The temperature was quite cold around 6.8 degrees Celsius or 44.15 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 94%.
FC Köln was in firm control of the ball 58% while FSV Mainz 05 was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
FC Köln was more aggressive with 37 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 5 were on target. However, this did not suffice for FC Köln to win the match.
FSV Mainz 05 shot 12 times, 2 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, FC Köln shot 11 times, 5 on target, 6 off target.
FSV Mainz 05 received 2 yellow cards (S. Bell and A. Szalai). On the other side, FC Köln received 1 yellow card (O. Duda).
After playing this match, FSV Mainz 05 will have 17 points like TSG Hoffenheim to stay in the 10th place. On the other side, FC Köln will have 14 points to move up in the 12th place.
FC Köln will host Borussia Mönchengladbach on the 27th of November with a 13-6 head to head record in favor of Borussia Mönchengladbach (3 draws).
FSV Mainz 05: Formation and Lineups
FSV Mainz 05 started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Bo Svensson chose to play with the following team: Robin Zentner , Stefan Bell , Alexander Hack , Moussa Niakhaté , Silvan Widmer , Jae-Sung Lee , Dominik Kohr , Jean-Paul Boëtius , Aarón Martin Caricol , Karim Onisiwo and Jonathan Burkardt .
FSV Mainz 05 made 4 changes: D. Kohr for L. Barreiro (34′), Lee Jae-Sung for A. Stach (61′), J. Boetius for K. Stoger (61′) and K. Onisiwo for A. Szalai (77′).
Top player: Jonathan Burkardt
The player who no doubt impressed FSV Mainz 05 the most was Jonathan Burkardt.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 13 passes (46% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 9. He performed 1 cross.
FC Köln: Formation and Lineups
FC Köln started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
On the other side, Steffen Baumgart played with: Timo Horn , Benno Schmitz , Luca Kilian , Rafael Czichos , Jonas Hector , Dejan Ljubičić , Salih Özcan , Florian Kainz , Ondrej Duda , Mark Uth and Anthony Modeste .
FC Köln made 4 changes: A. Modeste for S. Andersson (45′), M. Uth for E. Skhiri (67′), O. Duda for L. Schaub (81′) and F. Kainz for J. Thielmann (81′).
Top player: Salih Özcan
The player who no doubt impressed FC Köln the most was Salih Özcan.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 52 passes (86% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 8. He performed 1 cross.
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