Primeira Liga: Santa Clara and Estoril draw 2-2 on Monday
ESTORIL. Santa Clara manages to recover against Estoril with a goal on the L. Rosier 24' and a penalty kick on the A. Franco 88'.
ESTORIL. Santa Clara manages to recover against Estoril with a goal on the L. Rosier 24′ and a penalty kick on the A. Franco 88′. Estoril couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (59%)
The match was held at the Estádio António Coimbra da Mota Stadium in Estoril on Monday and this began at 8:15 pm local time. The referee was Fábio Oliveira Melo who had the assistance of Sérgio Nuno Teixeira de Jesus and André Filipe Nogueira Dias. The 4th official was Bruno José Ribeiro Pires Costa. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 13.3 degrees Celsius or 55.9 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 69%.
Estoril was in firm control of the ball 59% while Santa Clara was struggling with a 41% ball possession.
Estoril was more aggressive with 52 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 7 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Estoril to win the match.
Santa Clara shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, Estoril shot 11 times, 7 on target, 4 off target.
Santa Clara received 2 yellow cards (R. F. da Cunha Correia and H. Morita). On the other side, Estoril received 2 yellow cards (L. Ruiz and C. Soria).
After playing this encounter, Santa Clara will have 7 points to stay in the 18th place. On the opposite side, Estoril will have 21 points to stay in the 4th place.
R. F. da Cunha Correia
R. F. da Cunha Correia
A. Franco (Penalty)
J. R. Romao
In the upcoming Primeira Liga match, Santa Clara will host Arouca on the 5th of December with a 0-0 head to head.
Estoril will play away with Sporting Braga on the 5th of December with a 8-3 head to head record in favor of Sporting Braga (1 draw).
Santa Clara: Formation and Lineups
Santa Clara started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Bruno Miguel Nogueira Pinheiro chose to play with the following team: Marco Pereira , Rafael Ramos , Kennedy Boateng , Mikel Villanueva , Mansur , Nené , Hidemasa Morita , Lincoln , Crysan , Rui Costa and Ricardinho .
Santa Clara could not rely on the presence of P. Henrique (injured).
Santa Clara made 5 changes: Lincoln for L. Phellype (70′), R. F. da Cunha Correia for A. Carvalho (70′), R. Costa for P. Henrique (78′), Crysan for J. Patric (79′) and Ricardinho for J. R. Romao (89′).
Top player: Lincoln
The player who no doubt impressed Santa Clara the most was Lincoln.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 30 passes (83% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 1 duel out of 3. He performed 2 crosses.
Estoril: Formation and Lineups
Estoril started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the opposite side, Nuno Alexandre Carvalho Campos played with: Thiago da Silva , Carles Soria , Nahuel Ferraresi , Patrick , Joãozinho , João Gamboa , Rosier Loreintz , Arthur Gomes , Francisco Geraldes , Bruno Lourenco and Leonardo Ruiz .
Estoril made 5 changes: J. Gamboa for A. Franco (46′), L. Ruiz for R. Fonte (60′), B. Lourenco for A. Xavier (60′), F. Geraldes for R. Valente (61′) and Arthur for Chiquinho (73′).
Top player: André Franco
The player who no doubt impressed Estoril the most was André Franco.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 14 passes (85% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 3. He performed 4 crosses.
His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 46′.