Rosario Central beats Godoy Cruz 1-0 after G. Servio scored a penalty (82′). Rosario Central took advantage of its superior ball possession (58%).
N. Breitenbruch received a red card (76′). This double yellow card was one of the reason why Godoy Cruz lost the match.
L. Gamba missed a penalty (19′) for Rosario Central.
The match was held on Thursday and this began at 10:00 pm UTC. The referee was Ariel Penel with the help of Julio Fernández and Mariano Viale. The 4th official was Carlos Córdoba.
Rosario Central was in firm control of the ball 58% while Godoy Cruz was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Rosario Central was more aggressive with 59 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 4 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Rosario Central won the match.
Rosario Central shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target. On the other side, Godoy Cruz shot 8 times, 1 on target, 7 off target.
Rosario Central received 2 yellow cards (G. Rivarola and M. Tanlongo). On the other side, Godoy Cruz received 1 yellow card (N. Breitenbruch).
Also, Godoy Cruz didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after N. Breitenbruch (Godoy Cruz) was sent out after receiving a second yellow card (76′).
J. A. Meli
G. Servio (Penalty)
Godoy Cruz will host Defensa y Justicia on the 20th of June with a 3-1 head to head in favor of Defensa y Justicia (2 draws).
Rosario Central: Formation and Lineups
Rosario Central started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
The manager Leandro Daniel Somoza chose to play with the following team: Gaspar Servio , Damián Martínez , Facundo Almada , Juan Komar , Lautaro Blanco , Walter Montoya , Claudio Yacob , Marcelo Benítez , Luciano Ferreyra , Lucas Gamba and Alejo Veliz .
Rosario Central made 4 changes: W. Montoya for F. Buonanotte (72′), D. Martinez for F. Torrent (85′), L. Ferreyra for M. Tanlongo (90′) and M. Benitez for G. Infantino (90′).
Top player: Lautaro Blanco
The player who no doubt impressed Rosario Central the most was Lautaro Blanco even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 18 passes (50% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 4 duels out of 5. He performed 10 crosses.
Godoy Cruz: Formation and Lineups
Godoy Cruz started with a 5-3-2 line-up (5-3-2).
On the opposite side, Favio Orsi played with: Diego Rodríguez , Elías López , Pier Barrios , Gianluca Ferrari , Guillermo Ortíz , Juan Meli , Gonzalo Abrego , Nelson Acevedo , Ezequiel Bullaude , Martín Ojeda and Salomón Rodríguez .
Godoy Cruz made 4 changes: E. Bullaude for T. Allende (58′), J. A. Meli for N. Breitenbruch (71′), E. Lopez for M. Ramirez (71′) and S. Rodriguez for N. Brunet (78′).
Best player: Diego Rodríguez
The player that probably impressed the most for Godoy Cruz was the goalkeeper: Diego Rodríguez. His rating is 8.01. He saved 1 penalty. He performed 4 saves.
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