ST. GALLEN. St. Gallen was finally too good for Lugano with the goal of L. Gortler (19′ pen), J. Von Moos (32′) and F. Schubert (34′).
The match was played at the Kybunpark stadium in St. Gallen on Sunday and it started at 2:15 pm local time. The referee was Urs Schnyder with the assistance of Marco Zürcher and Nicolas Müller. The 4th official was David Schärli.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. St. Gallen was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Lugano that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.
St. Gallen was more aggressive with 91 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 6 were on target. Which is one of the reasons St. Gallen won the match.
St. Gallen shot 18 times, 6 on target, 12 off target. On the other side, Lugano shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target.
St. Gallen received 2 yellow cards (J. Guillemenot and B. Fazliji). On the opposite side, Lugano received 2 yellow cards (Yuri and O. Custodio).
After playing this match, St. Gallen will have 41 points like Servette to stay in the 5th place. On the opposite side, Lugano will stay with 46 points to stay in the 4th place.
L. Gortler (Penalty)
J. Von Moos
E. A. Amoura M.
M. Belhaj Mahmoud
J. Von Moos
Lugano will host Grasshopper on the 30th of April with a 9-5 head to head record in favor of Lugano (5 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 , Euclides Cabral , Leonidas Stergiou , Matej Maglica , Patrick Sutter , Lukas Görtler , Betim Fazliji , Bastien Toma , Julian Von Moos , Fabian Schubert and Jérémy Guillemenot .
St. Gallen made 5 changes: B. Toma for A. Jankewitz (47′), J. Guillemenot for K. Duah (63′), F. Schubert for A. Besio (64′), J. Von Moos for I. Schmidt (79′) and P. Sutter for C. Lungoyi (79′).
Top player: Lukas Görtler
The player who no doubt impressed St. Gallen the most was Lukas Görtler.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 34 passes (73% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 9. He performed 5 crosses.
Lugano: Formation and Lineups
Lugano started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
On the opposite side, Mattia Croci-Torti played with: Amir Saipi , Kreshnik Hajrizi , Olivier Custodio , Reto Ziegler , Numa Lavanchy , Sandi Lovrić , Jonathan Sabbatini , Milton Valenzuela , Adrian Durrer , Maren Haile-Selassie and Žan Celar .
Lugano made 5 changes: K. Hajrizi for I. Aliseda (46′), Z. Celar for E. A. Amoura M. (56′), A. Durrer for M. Belhaj Mahmoud (56′), M. Haile-Selassie for Yuri (56′) and M. Valenzuela for K. Ruegg (72′).
Top player: Milton Valenzuela
The player who no doubt impressed Lugano the most was Milton Valenzuela.
His rating iswith 34 passes (73% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 11. He performed 4 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Super League