YOKOHAMA. Yokohama F. Marinos was ultimately too much to handle for Shonan Bellmare with the goal of T. Nishimura (57′), A. Lopes (70′ pen) and Yan (89′). Yokohama F. Marinos was vastly superior ball possession (64%) was among the key factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Nissan Stadium stadium in Yokohama on Wednesday and it started at 5:00 am local time. The referee was Ryuji Sato with the help of Kota Watanabe and Makoto Hibino. The 4th official was Kazuyoshi Enomoto. The weather was rainy. The temperature was hot around 26 degrees Celsius or 78.71 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 93%.
Yokohama F. Marinos was in firm control of the ball 64% while Shonan Bellmare was struggling with a 36% ball possession.
Yokohama F. Marinos was more aggressive with 55 dangerous attacks and 20 shots of which 5 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Yokohama F. Marinos won the match.
Yokohama F. Marinos shot 20 times, 5 on target, 15 off target. On the opposite side, Shonan Bellmare shot 15 times, 2 on target, 13 off target.
Yokohama F. Marinos received 1 yellow card (Eduardo). On the opposite side, No yellow cards were issued to Shonan Bellmare.
After playing this encounter, Yokohama F. Marinos will have 49 points like Kawasaki Frontale to stay in the 2nd place. On the other side, Shonan Bellmare will stay with 29 points like Kyoto Sanga to stay in the 14th place.
A. Lopes (Penalty)
Shonan Bellmare will play away against Shimizu S-Pulse on the 10th of September with a 7-3 head to head stats in favor of Shimizu S-Pulse (5 draws).
Yokohama F. Marinos: Formation and Lineups
Yokohama F. Marinos started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Kevin Muscat chose to play with the following team: Yohei Takaoka , Ryuta Koike , Tomoki Iwata , Eduardo , Katsuya Nagato , Joel Chima Fujita , Takuma Nishimura , Kota Watanabe , Kota Mizunuma , Anderson Lopes and Élber .
Yokohama F. Marinos made 5 changes: Elber for Yan (63′), K. Mizunuma for T. Nakagawa (63′), A. Lopes for Leo Ceara (72′), J. Fujita for T. Kida (72′) and K. Nagato for K. Matsubara (84′).
Top player: Anderson Lopes
Probably the most impressive player in Yokohama F. Marinos was Anderson Lopes.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 19 passes (68% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 8.
Shonan Bellmare: Formation and Lineups
Shonan Bellmare started with a 3-1-4-2 line-up (3-1-4-2).
On the opposite side, Satoshi Yamaguchi played with: Kosei Tani , Koki Tachi , Kazunari Ono , Daiki Sugioka , Takuji Yonemoto , Hirokazu Ishihara , Masaki Ikeda , Naoki Yamada , Yoshihiro Nakano , Shuto Machino and Yusuke Segawa .
Shonan Bellmare made 5 changes: M. Ikeda for A. Barada (46′), N. Yamada for H. Abe (60′), S. Machino for Wellington (61′), Y. Nakano for T. Hata (67′) and T. Yonemoto for T. Elyounoussi (73′).
Top player: Masaki Ikeda
The player who no doubt impressed Shonan Bellmare the most was Masaki Ikeda.
His rating iswith 11 passes (81% accurate) and 2 key passes. He performed 4 crosses.