HORSENS. Horsens tops Nordsjælland 1-0 after M. Risgaard scored just 1 goal (25′). Nordsjælland was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (71%).
The match was played at the CASA Arena Horsens stadium in Horsens on Friday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Jacob Karlsen with the assistance of Jakob Mastrup and Rene Risum. The 4th official was Mads-Kristoffer Kristoffersen. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 13.8 degrees Celsius or 56.77 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 82%.
Nordsjælland was in firm control of the ball 71% while Horsens was struggling with a 29% ball possession.
Nordsjælland was more aggressive with 135 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 7 were on target. Nevertheless, Horsens was able to find the solution to win this match.
Horsens shot 7 times, 1 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Nordsjælland shot 16 times, 7 on target, 9 off target.
Horsens received 2 yellow cards (A. Sigurdarson and E. Just). On the other side, No yellow cards were issued to Nordsjælland.
After this encounter, Horsens will have 11 points to stay in the 7th place. On the other side, Nordsjælland will stay with 20 points to stay in the 1st place.
M. Risgaard Jensen
Nordsjælland will host Randers on the 3rd of October with a 16-10 head to head statistic in favor of Nordsjælland (15 draws).
Horsens: Formation and Lineups
Horsens started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Jens Berthel Askou chose to play with the following team: Matej Delač , Thomas Santos , James Gomez , Malte Kiilerich , Lubambo Musonda , Elijah Just , Jonas Gemmer , Janus Drachmann , Aron Sigurðarson , Anders Jacobsen and Magnus Jensen .
Horsens made 4 changes: J. Drachmann for D. Kruse (62′), E. Just for M. Opondo (62′), A. Sigurdarson for M. Lassen (72′) and L. Musonda for S. Makienok (88′).
Best player: Matej Delač
The player that probably impressed the most for Horsens was the goalkeeper: Matej Delač. His rating is 8.05. He performed 5 saves.
Nordsjælland: Formation and Lineups
Nordsjælland started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Flemming Pedersen played with: Andreas Hansen , Oliver Villadsen , Kian Hansen , Adamo Nagalo , Martin Frese , Jacob Christensen , Mads Bidstrup , Mohammed Diomande , Mads Hansen , Ernest Nuamah and Andreas Schjelderup .
Nordsjælland made 5 changes: M. Diomande for O. Antman (62′), M. Hansen for W. Faghir (62′), O. Rose-Villadsen for D. Svensson (63′), J. Christensen for B. Nygren (81′) and M. Frese for L. Coulibaly (81′).
Top player: Mads Bidstrup
Probably the most impressive player in Nordsjælland was Mads Bidstrup.
His rating iswith 86 passes (89% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 7. He performed 2 crosses.