SOLNA. Mjällby tops AIK 1-0 after S. Nwankwo scored just 1 goal (40′). AIK lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (57%).
The match was played at the Friends Arena stadium in Solna on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Fredrik Klitte who was helped by Daniel Yng and Andreas Svensson. The 4th official was Fredrik Hansson. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 19 degrees Celsius or 66.15 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 75%.
AIK was in firm control of the ball 57% while Mjällby was struggling with a 43% ball possession.
AIK was more aggressive with 73 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 3 were on target. Notwithstanding, Mjällby was capable to find the solution to win this match.
AIK shot 15 times, 3 on target, 12 off target. On the opposite side, Mjällby shot 5 times, 2 on target, 3 off target.
AIK received 3 yellow cards (S. Larsson, E. Otieno and H. Meja). On the opposite side, Mjällby received 2 yellow cards (V. Gustafson and J. Gustavsson).
After this contest, AIK will stay with 24 points like Häcken to stay in the 2nd place. On the other side, Mjällby will have 16 points to stay in the 9th place.
Mjällby will host Häcken on the 10th of July with a 6-2 head to head record in favor of Häcken (6 draws).
AIK: Formation and Lineups
AIK started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Bartosz Grzelak chose to play with the following team: Kristoffer Nordfeldt , Mikael Lustig , Alexander Milošević , Sotirios Papagiannopoulos , Erick Otieno , Nicolás Stefanelli , Bilal Hussein , Sebastian Larsson , Zachary Elbouzedi , Benjamin Mbunga-Kimpioka and Amar Ahmed .
AIK made 3 changes: Z. Elbouzedi for Y. Ayari (63′), M. Lustig for J. Mendes (66′) and N. Stefanelli for H. Meja (83′).
Top player: Erick Otieno
Probably the most impressive player in AIK was Erick Otieno.
His rating iswith 36 passes (83% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 10. He performed 7 crosses.
Mjällby: Formation and Lineups
Mjällby started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
On the opposite side, Andreas Brännström played with: Samuel Brolin , Ivan Kričak , Carlos Moros Gracia , Jetmir Haliti , Adam Stahl , Viktor Gustafson , Jesper Gustavsson , David Löfquist , Noah Persson , Silas Nwankwo and Mamudo Moro .
Mjällby made 3 changes: N. Persson for T. Silverholt (57′), D. Löfquist for O. Rosengren (57′) and S. Nwankwo for R. Wiedesheim-Paul (79′).
Top player: Ivan Kričak
Probably the most impressive player in Mjällby was Ivan Kričak even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 49 passes (85% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 6. He performed 1 cross.
Results of the day
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