MOTHERWELL. Motherwell manages to recover against St. Mirren with 2 goals from E. Brophy from a penalty kick on the 79′ and a goal on the 74′. St. Mirren was far superior when it came to possession ball (62%)
The match was held at the Fir Park Stadium in Motherwell on Wednesday and this began at 6:45 pm local time. The referee was Bobby Madden with the help of Dougie Potter and Kevin McElhinney. The 4th official was Euan Anderson. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold around 13.5 degrees Celsius or 56.28 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 93%.
St. Mirren was in firm control of the ball 62% while Motherwell was struggling with a 38% ball possession.
St. Mirren was more aggressive with 65 dangerous attacks and 23 shots of which 11 were on target. However, this did not suffice for St. Mirren to win the match.
Motherwell shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target. On the other side, St. Mirren shot 23 times, 11 on target, 12 off target.
Motherwell received 2 yellow cards (S. Goss and S. Goss). On the opposite side, St. Mirren received 2 yellow cards (K. McAllister and E. Brophy).
After playing this match, Motherwell will have 15 points like Hibernian to stay in the 6th place. On the other side, St. Mirren will have 14 points to stay in the 7th place.
T. Watt (Penalty)
E. Brophy (Penalty)
St. Mirren will host Dundee on the 30th of October with a 6-4 head to head record in favor of St. Mirren (2 draws).
Motherwell: Formation and Lineups
Motherwell started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Graham Alexander chose to play with the following team: Liam Kelly , Stephen O’Donnell , Sondre Solholm Johansen , Juhani Ojala , Nathan McGinley , Sean Goss , Liam David Grimshaw , Callum Slattery , Kaiyne Woolery , Connor Shields and Tony Watt .
Motherwell made 3 changes: J. Ojala for B. Mugabi (26′), K. Woolery for M. O’Hara (65′) and C. Slattery for J. Carroll (83′).
Top player: Tony Watt
Probably the most impressive player in Motherwell was Tony Watt.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 26 passes (73% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 9 duels out of 21. He performed 1 cross.
St. Mirren: Formation and Lineups
St. Mirren started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
On the opposite side, Jim Goodwin played with: Jak Alnwick , Joe Shaughnessy , Conor McCarthy , Marcus Fraser , Kyle McAllister , Alan Power , Ryan Flynn , Scott Tanser , Connor Ronan , Curtis Main and Eamonn Brophy .
St. Mirren made 3 changes: R. Flynn for G. Kiltie (71′), C. Main for K. Dennis (83′) and K. McAllister for R. Tait (89′).
Top player: Eamonn Brophy
The player who no doubt impressed St. Mirren the most was Eamonn Brophy.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 10 passes (80% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 14. He performed 2 crosses.
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