Pro League: Union Saint-Gilloise prevails over Anderlecht 2-0 on Sunday

BRUSSELS. Union Saint-Gilloise beats Anderlecht with a 2-0 win with a goal from K. Mitoma (2') and a goal from D. Undav (50').

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BRUSSELS. Union Saint-Gilloise prevails over Anderlecht with a 2-0 win with a goal from K. Mitoma (2′) and a goal from D. Undav (50′). Anderlecht lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (60%).

The match was held at the Lotto Park Stadium in Brussels on Sunday and this began at 4:30 pm UTC. The referee was Bram Van Driessche who was helped by Yves De Neve and Michael Geerolf. The 4th official was Jan Boterberg. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 24.6 degrees Celsius or 76.26 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 36%.​

Match Statistics

Anderlecht was in firm control of the ball 60% while Union Saint-Gilloise was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

Anderlecht was more aggressive with 62 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 2 were on target. Even so, Union Saint-Gilloise was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Anderlecht shot 9 times, 2 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, Union Saint-Gilloise shot 12 times, 4 on target, 5 off target.

Cards

Anderlecht received 2 yellow cards (W. Hoedt and M. Kana). On the opposite side, Union Saint-Gilloise received 2 yellow cards (S. Van Der Heyden and C. Burgess).

(Anderlecht) was sent out after receiving a red card in the (87′).

After playing this encounter, Anderlecht will stay with 39 points to move up in the 6th place. On the other side, Union Saint-Gilloise will have 43 points to stay in the 3rd place.

Match Events

  • 2'
    2'

    K. Mitoma

  • 6'
    6'

    W. Hoedt

  • 21'
    21'

    M. Kana

  • 48'
    48'

    S. Van Der Heyden

  • 50'
    50'

    D. Undav

  • 51'
    51'

    C. Burgess

  • 53'
    53'

    Y. Verschaeren

    K. Arnstad

  • 70'
    70'

    K. Olsson

    M. Kana

  • 77'
    77'

    B. Nieuwkoop

    D. Vanzeir

  • 77'
    77'

    C. Puertas

    T. Teuma

  • 83'
    83'

    L. Refaelov

    F. Amuzu

  • 87'
    87'

    M. Murillo

  • 89'
    89'

    D. Marcq

    D. Undav

  • 89'
    89'

    J. Bager

    S. Van Der Heyden

  • 90'
    90'

    G. Francois

    J. Lazare Amani

Next match

In the upcoming Pro League match, Anderlecht will play away against Club Brugge on the 22nd of May with a 21-15 head to head statistic in favor of Anderlecht (21 draws).

Union Saint-Gilloise will host Antwerp on the 22nd of May with a 1-1 head to head.

Anderlecht: Formation and Lineups

Anderlecht started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Vincent Kompany chose to play with the following team: Hendrik Van Crombrugge (6.3), Michael Murillo (6.8), Hannes Delcroix (7.3), Wesley Hoedt (7.1), Sergio Gómez (7.0), Kristian Fredrik Malt Arnstad (6.1), Josh Cullen (7.3), Marco Kana (6.7), Francis Amuzu (7.3), Joshua Zirkzee (6.2) and Christian Kouamé (6.8).

Substitutes

Anderlecht made 3 changes: K. Arnstad for Y. Verschaeren (53′), M. Kana for K. Olsson (70′) and F. Amuzu for L. Refaelov (83′).

Top player: Hannes Delcroix

Probably the most impressive player in Anderlecht was Hannes Delcroix.

His rating is (7.3) with 48 passes (93% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 6.

Union Saint-Gilloise: Formation and Lineups

Union Saint-Gilloise started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

On the opposite side, Felice Mazzù played with: Anthony Moris (7.1), Ismael Kandouss (7.1), Christian Burgess (7.4), Siebe Van Der Heyden (7.2), Loic Lapoussin (6.5), Teddy Teuma (6.9), Casper Nielsen (7.1), Jean Thierry Lazare Amani (6.2), Kaoru Mitoma (7.8), Deniz Undav (7.3) and Dante Vanzeir (6.8).

Substitutes

Union Saint-Gilloise made 5 changes: D. Vanzeir for B. Nieuwkoop (77′), T. Teuma for C. Puertas (77′), D. Undav for D. Marcq (89′), S. Van Der Heyden for J. Bager (89′) and J. Lazare Amani for G. Francois (90′).

Top player: Kaoru Mitoma

Probably the most impressive player in Union Saint-Gilloise was Kaoru Mitoma.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 35 passes (88% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 13. He performed 2 crosses.

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