HERAKLION. Panaitolikos prevails over OFI 1-0 after N. Vergos scored just 1 goal (53′). OFI was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (64%).
The match was played at the Stadio Thódoros Vardinoyánnis stadium in Heraklion on Saturday and it started at 5:30 pm local time. The referee was Ioannis Papadopoulos with the help of Petros Patras and Ilias Papadopoulos. The 4th official was Aristidis Vatsios. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 17.8 degrees Celsius or 63.99 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 62%.
OFI was in firm control of the ball 64% while Panaitolikos was struggling with a 36% ball possession.
OFI was more aggressive with 54 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 6 were on target. Notwithstanding, Panaitolikos managed to find the solution to win this match.
OFI shot 18 times, 6 on target, 12 off target. On the opposite side, Panaitolikos shot 12 times, 6 on target, 6 off target.
OFI received 5 yellow cards (N. Marinakis, K. Balogiannis, A. Diamantis, M. Mellado and B. Kamau). On the other side, Panaitolikos received 2 yellow cards (D. Cornelius and G. Anestis).
After this match, OFI will stay with 41 points to move up in the 2nd place. On the other side, Panaitolikos will have 33 points to move up in the 10th place.
A. R. Weiss
D. Cornelius (Goal Disallowed)
F. P. Almeida Duarte F.
Panaitolikos will host Volos NFC on the 7th of May with a 3-3 head to head stats.
OFI: Formation and Lineups
OFI started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
The manager Nikolaos Nioplias chose to play with the following team: Devis Epassy, Nikolaos Marinakis, Apostolos Diamantis, Praxitelis Vouros, Konstantinos Balogiannis, Miguel Mellado, Kosmas Tsilianidis, Giannis Bouzoukis, Juan Angel Neira, Lazaros Lamprou and Luiz Phellype.
OFI made 4 changes: L. Lamprou for B. Kamau (41′), L. Phellype for K. Giannoulis (58′), G. Bouzoukis for P. Staikos (58′) and A. Diamantis for A. R. Weiss (71′).
Panaitolikos: Formation and Lineups
Panaitolikos started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
On the other side, Yannis Anastasiou played with: Giannis Anestis, Konstantinos Apostolakis, Jacob Une Larsson, Derek Cornelius, Elías Pereyra, Deybi Flores, Fabien Antunes, Frederico Duarte, Javier Mendoza, Jonathan Morsay and Nikos Vergos.
Panaitolikos made 5 changes: J. Mendoza for C. Belevonis (33′), J. Morsay for N. Dago (71′), K. Apostolakis for B. Lluy (71′), F. P. Almeida Duarte F. for H. Barbosa (87′) and N. Vergos for N. Karelis (87′).
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