Premier League: Leeds United conquers Norwich City 2-1

NORWICH. Leeds United beat Norwich City to win 2-1.

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NORWICH. Leeds United defeated Norwich City to win 2-1. All goals were scored in the second half.​ It was Leeds United to strike first with a goal of Raphinha at the 56′. Then it was a goal in the 58′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Rodrigo gave the win to Leeds United in the 61′ minute with a goal.

The match was held at the Carrow Road Stadium in Norwich on Sunday and this began at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Anthony Taylor with the assistance of Gary Beswick and Adam Nunn. The 4th official was Kevin Friend. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 12.9 degrees Celsius or 55.18 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 79%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Norwich City was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. Leeds United that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.

Norwich City was more aggressive with 45 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 3 were on target. Notwithstanding, Leeds United managed to find the solution to win this contest.​

Norwich City shot 14 times, 3 on target, 11 off target. On the opposite side, Leeds United shot 13 times, 6 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Norwich City received 1 yellow card (K. McLean). On the opposite side, Leeds United received 4 yellow cards (Rodrigo, J. Harrison, J. Shackleton and C. Drameh).

After this encounter, Norwich City will stay with 2 points to stay in the 20th place. On the other side, Leeds United will have 7 points like Burnley to stay in the 18th place.

Match Events

  • 32'
    32'

    Rodrigo

  • 44'
    44'

    J. Harrison

  • 46'
    46'

    K. McLean

  • 56'
    56'

    Raphinha

  • 58'
    58'

    A. Omobamidele

  • 61'
    61'

    Rodrigo

  • 68'
    68'

    J. Shackleton

  • 69'
    69'

    C. Tzolis

    K. Dowell

  • 71'
    71'

    C. Drameh

    J. Shackleton

  • 77'
    77'

    A. Idah

    J. Sargent

  • 77'
    77'

    A. Forshaw

    D. James

  • 79'
    79'

    C. Drameh

  • 88'
    88'

    P. Placheta

    G. Hanley

  • 88'
    88'

    T. Roberts

    Rodrigo

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Norwich City will play away with Brentford on the 6th of November with a 5-2 head to head stats in favor of Norwich City (3 draws).

Leeds United will host Leicester City on the 7th of November with a 5-4 head to head stats in favor of Leicester City (5 draws).

Norwich City: Formation and Lineups

Norwich City started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Daniel Farke chose to play with the following team: Tim Krul (6.3), Ozan Kabak (6.3), Grant Hanley (7.1), Andrew Omobamidele (7.1), Max Aarons (6.2), Kieran Dowell (6.4), Mathias Normann (7.4), Kenny McLean (6.9), Milot Rashica (7.1), Josh Sargent (6.8) and Teemu Pukki (6.7).

Substitutes

Norwich City made 3 changes: K. Dowell for C. Tzolis (69′), J. Sargent for A. Idah (77′) and G. Hanley for P. Placheta (88′).

Top player: Mathias Normann

The player who no doubt impressed Norwich City the most was Mathias Normann.

His rating is (7.4) with 33 passes (57% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 13 duels out of 19.

Leeds United: Formation and Lineups

Leeds United started with a 3-3-3-1 line-up (3-3-3-1).

On the other side, Marcelo Alberto Bielsa Caldera played with: Illan Meslier (6.8), Diego Llorente (6.9), Liam Cooper (6.4), Pascal Struijk (7.2), Jamie Shackleton (7.2), Kalvin Phillips (6.8), Stuart Dallas (7.1), Raphinha (8.0), Rodrigo (6.8), Daniel James (6.8) and Jack Harrison (6.3).

Substitutes

Leeds United made 3 changes: J. Shackleton for C. Drameh (71′), D. James for A. Forshaw (77′) and Rodrigo for T. Roberts (88′).

Top player: Raphinha

Probably the most impressive player in Leeds United was Raphinha.

His rating is (8.0) with 1 goal, 29 passes (62% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 15. He performed 6 crosses.

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