SION. Sion managed to turn the table against St. Gallen. It was St. Gallen to score first with a goal from T. Youan. However, later Sion found the way to turn the table scoring 3 consecutive goals with F. Stojilkovic (40′), Wesley (62′) and Wesley (64′).
The match was held at the Stade de Tourbillon Stadium in Sion on Saturday and this began at 7:30 pm local time. The referee was Stefan Horisberger with the assistance of Vital Jobin and Jan Köbeli. The 4th official was Johannes von Mandach. The weather was clear. The temperature was quite cold around 3 degrees Celsius or 37.31 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 81%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Sion was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. St. Gallen that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.
St. Gallen was more aggressive with 68 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 2 were on target. Nevertheless, Sion found a way to find the solution to win this match.
Sion shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, St. Gallen shot 11 times, 2 on target, 9 off target.
Sion received 2 yellow cards (Baltazar and M. Cipriano). On the opposite side, St. Gallen received 2 yellow cards (E. Cabral and B. Fazliji).
Also, St. Gallen didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after E. Cabral (St. Gallen) was sent out after receiving a second yellow card (86′).
After playing this match, Sion will have 18 points like Grasshopper to move down in the 6th place. On the other side, St. Gallen will stay with 15 points like Servette and Sion to move up in the 8th place.
St. Gallen will host Grasshopper on the 5th of December with a 25-15 head to head stats in favor of Grasshopper (9 draws).
Sion: Formation and Lineups
Sion started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
The manager Paolo Tramezzani chose to play with the following team: Kevin Fickentscher , Dimitri Cavaré , Jan Bamert , Birama Ndoye , Marquinhos Cipriano , Luca Zuffi , Matteo Tosetti , Baltazar , Anto Grgić , Wesley and Filip Stojilković .
Sion made 4 changes: B. Ndoye for S. Theler (46′), M. Tosetti for Itaitinga (58′), Wesley for A. Kabashi (81′) and F. Stojilkovic for T. Berdayes (88′).
Top player: Wesley
The player who no doubt impressed Sion the most was Wesley.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 12 passes (75% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 12 duels out of 17.
St. Gallen: Formation and Lineups
St. Gallen started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
On the other side, Peter Zeidler played with: Lawrence Ati , Euclides Cabral , Musah Nuhu , Basil Stillhart , Boubacar Traorè , Lukas Görtler , Betim Fazliji , Patrick Sutter , Victor Ruiz , Thody Elie Youan and Kwadwo Duah .
St. Gallen made 5 changes: L. Gortler for T. Staubli (59′), T. Youan for S. Diarrassouba (68′), P. Sutter for L. Munst (68′), M. Nuhu for J. Guillemenot (68′) and V. Ruiz for C. Witzig (88′).
Top player: Thody Elie Youan
The player who no doubt impressed St. Gallen the most was Thody Elie Youan.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 29 passes (82% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 18. He performed 3 crosses.
Results of the day
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