St. Gallen 1-1 Sion: Draw after B. Toma missed a penalty
ST. GALLEN. St. Gallen and Sion draw 1-1. F. Schubert scored the first goal (45') for St. Gallen. F. Stojilkovic settled the score 1-1 (53').
ST. GALLEN. St. Gallen and Sion draw 1-1. F. Schubert scored the first goal (45′) for St. Gallen. F. Stojilkovic settled the score 1-1 (53′). St. Gallen couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (56%)
B. Toma missed a decisive penalty (82′). That would have allowed St. Gallen to win the match.
B. Toma missed 1 penalty (82′) for St. Gallen.
The match was played at the Kybunpark stadium in St. Gallen on Sunday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Urs Schnyder who was helped by Marco Zürcher and Benjamin Zürcher. The 4th official was Maxime Odiet.
St. Gallen was in firm control of the ball 56% while Sion was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
St. Gallen was more aggressive with 102 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 5 were on target. However, this did not suffice for St. Gallen to win the match.
St. Gallen shot 18 times, 5 on target, 13 off target. On the other side, Sion shot 7 times, 5 on target, 2 off target.
St. Gallen received 4 yellow cards (P. Sutter, I. Schmidt, B. Fazliji and ). On the opposite side, Sion received 5 yellow cards (Wesley, A. Kabashi, A. Grgic, G. Sio and B. Ndoye).
P. Sutter (St. Gallen) was sent out after receiving a second yellow card (90′).
After playing this match, St. Gallen will have 30 points to stay in the 6th place. On the opposite side, Sion will have 29 points to stay in the 7th place.
J. Von Moos
In the upcoming Super League match, St. Gallen will play away against Zürich on the 12th of March with a 28-13 head to head stats in favor of Zürich (13 draws).
Sion will host Lugano on the 12th of March with a 10-8 head to head record in favor of Lugano (8 draws).
St. Gallen: Formation and Lineups
St. Gallen started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Peter Zeidler chose to play with the following team: Lawrence Ati , Patrick Sutter , Leonidas Stergiou , Betim Fazliji , Isaac Schmidt , Alexandre Jankewitz , Jordi Quintillà , Victor Ruiz , Julian Von Moos , Kwadwo Duah and Jérémy Guillemenot .
St. Gallen made 5 changes: K. Duah for F. Schubert (25′), A. Jankewitz for B. Toma (46′), J. Von Moos for A. Besio (46′), V. Ruiz for C. Lungoyi (77′) and J. Guillemenot for L. Gortler (87′).
Top player: Fabian Schubert
Probably the most impressive player in St. Gallen was Fabian Schubert.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 9 passes (44% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 7.
His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 25′.
Sion: Formation and Lineups
Sion started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
On the other side, Paolo Tramezzani played with: Kevin Fickentscher , Gaetano Berardi , Arian Kabashi , Jan Bamert , Marquinhos Cipriano , Wesley , Luca Zuffi , Anto Grgić , Baltazar , Giovanni Sio and Filip Stojilković .
Sion made only 1 change substituting A. Kabashi for B. Ndoye (83′).
Top player: Luca Zuffi
The player who no doubt impressed Sion the most was Luca Zuffi.
His rating iswith 24 passes (70% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 5.
Results of the day
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