FRISCO. Kawasaki Frontale and Nagoya Grampus draw 1-1. K. Tachibanada scored the first goal (61′) for Kawasaki Frontale. S. Inagaki settled the score 1-1 (74′).
The match was played at the Toyota Stadium stadium in Frisco on Wednesday and it started at 5:30 am local time. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 18.5 degrees Celsius or 65.35 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 74%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Nagoya Grampus was in possession of the ball for 46% of the time vs. Kawasaki Frontale that controlled the ball for 54% of the time.
Nagoya Grampus was more aggressive with 59 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 3 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Nagoya Grampus to win the match.
Nagoya Grampus shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target. On the opposite side, Kawasaki Frontale shot 7 times, 1 on target, 6 off target.
Nagoya Grampus received 1 yellow card (S. Nakatani). On the opposite side, Kawasaki Frontale received 4 yellow cards (M. Yamane, K. Tachibanada, J. Schmidt and A. Sasaki).
After this contest, Nagoya Grampus will have 37 points to stay in the 10th place. On the opposite side, Kawasaki Frontale will have 52 points to stay in the 2nd place.
Kawasaki Frontale will play away with Kashiwa Reysol on the 17th of September with a 14-9 head to head statistic in favor of Kawasaki Frontale (5 draws).
Nagoya Grampus: Formation and Lineups
Nagoya Grampus started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
The manager Kenta Hasegawa chose to play with the following team: Mitchell Langerak , Shinnosuke Nakatani , Haruya Fujii , Yuichi Maruyama , Ryoya Morishita , Sho Inagaki , Leo Silva , Yuki Soma , Keiya Sento , Takuya Shigehiro and Kensuke Nagai .
Nagoya Grampus made 4 changes: T. Shigehiro for T. Uchida (46′), L. Silva for R. Nagaki (46′), K. Sento for H. Koda (73′) and K. Nagai for Naldinho (73′).
Top player: Sho Inagaki
Probably the most impressive player in Nagoya Grampus was Sho Inagaki.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 38 passes (84% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 6.
Kawasaki Frontale: Formation and Lineups
Kawasaki Frontale started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Toru Oniki played with: Sung-Ryong Jung , Miki Yamane , Jesiel , Shogo Taniguchi , Asahi Sasaki , Yasuto Wakizaka , João Schmidt , Kento Tachibanada , Akihiro Ienaga , Kei Chinen and Marcinho .
Kawasaki Frontale could not rely on the presence of T. Miyagi (injured).
Kawasaki Frontale made 4 changes: Marcinho for D. Tono (72′), K. Chinen for Y. Kobayashi (73′), Y. Wakizaka for T. Miyagi (78′) and K. Tachibanada for T. Seko (89′).
Top player: Asahi Sasaki
Probably the most impressive player in Kawasaki Frontale was Asahi Sasaki.
His rating iswith 85 passes (82% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 9.
Results of the day
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