HIRATSUKA. Shonan Bellmare had a surprising win over Tokyo with a 2-0 win with a goal from M. Ikeda (26′) and a goal from S. Machino (70′). Tokyo lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (57%).
The match was played at the Lemon Gas Stadium Hiratsuka (Hiratsuka) stadium in Hiratsuka on Saturday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was Tomohiro Inoue who had the assistance of Taku Nakano and Shingo Sakamoto. The 4th official was Koji Morikawa. The weather was rainy. The temperature was pleasant around 21.6 degrees Celsius or 70.9 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 88%.
Tokyo was in firm control of the ball 57% while Shonan Bellmare was struggling with a 43% ball possession.
Tokyo was more aggressive with 49 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 3 were on target. Anyhow, Shonan Bellmare succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.
Shonan Bellmare shot 14 times, 9 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, Tokyo shot 9 times, 3 on target, 6 off target.
Shonan Bellmare received 2 yellow cards (M. Ikeda and D. Sugioka). On the opposite side, Tokyo received 1 yellow card (A. Puig).
After playing this contest, Shonan Bellmare will have 13 points like Shimizu S-Pulse to stay in the 17th place. On the other side, Tokyo will stay with 25 points to stay in the 6th place.
Tokyo will play away with Sagan Tosu on the 26th of June with a 10-6 head to head stats in favor of Sagan Tosu (5 draws).
Shonan Bellmare: Formation and Lineups
Shonan Bellmare started with a 3-1-4-2 line-up (3-1-4-2).
The manager Satoshi Yamaguchi chose to play with the following team: Kosei Tani , Koki Tachi , Kazuki Oiwa , Daiki Sugioka , Satoshi Tanaka , Hirokazu Ishihara , Akimi Barada , Masaki Ikeda , Ryo Takahashi , Shuto Machino and Yusuke Segawa .
Shonan Bellmare made 5 changes: M. Ikeda for Wellington (68′), A. Barada for T. Elyounoussi (68′), S. Machino for Y. Ohashi (80′), Y. Segawa for T. Yonemoto (80′) and R. Takahashi for K. Ono (87′).
Top player: Shuto Machino
The player who no doubt impressed Shonan Bellmare the most was Shuto Machino.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 31 passes (70% accurate) and 5 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 13. He performed 1 cross.
Tokyo: Formation and Lineups
Tokyo started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
On the other side, Albert Puig Ortoneda played with: Jakub Słowik , Hotaka Nakamura , Yasuki Kimoto , Masato Morishige , Ryoya Ogawa , Ryoma Watanabe , Takuya Aoki , Shuto Abe , Kensuke Nagai , Diego Oliveira and Adailton .
Tokyo made 4 changes: K. Nagai for Leandro (59′), T. Aoki for K. Higashi (59′), H. Nakamura for K. Bangunagande (59′) and R. Watanabe for K. Konno (80′).
Best player: Jakub Słowik
The player that probably impressed the most for Tokyo was the goalkeeper: Jakub Słowik. His rating is 7.40. He performed 6 saves.
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