Super League: St. Gallen tops Young Boys 3-1

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ST. GALLEN. St. Gallen conquers Young Boys 3-1.

ST. GALLEN. St. Gallen overcomes Young Boys 3-1. St. Gallen was just to good to grab a decisive 3-0 lead with T. Youan (4′), G. Faivre (47′) and O. Diakite (76′). Young Boys reduced the distance with an own goal (82′) by B. Stillhart, but there was not much to do for them. Young Boys lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (59%).

The match was held at the Kybunpark Stadium in St. Gallen on Saturday and this began at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Fedayi San who had the assistance of Matthias Sbrissa and Benjamin Zürcher. The 4th official was Marijan Drmic.

Match Statistics

Young Boys was in firm control of the ball 59% while St. Gallen was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Young Boys was more aggressive with 79 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 7 were on target. Even so, St. Gallen managed to find the solution to win this match.​

St. Gallen shot 5 times, 3 on target, 2 off target. On the other side, Young Boys shot 12 times, 7 on target, 5 off target.


St. Gallen received 2 yellow cards (L. Gortler and A. Besio). On the opposite side, Young Boys received 1 yellow card ().

After playing this match, St. Gallen will have 9 points like Luzern to stay in the 9th place. On the opposite side, Young Boys will stay with 21 points like Zürich to stay in the 2nd place.

Match Events

  • 4'

    T. Youan

  • 37'

    L. Gortler

  • 46'

    O. Diakité

    S. Diarrassouba

  • 46'

    F. Rieder

    C. Martins

  • 47'

    G. Faivre (OG)

  • 49'

    N. Burgy

    M. Camara

  • 57'

    V. Ruiz

    I. Schmidt

  • 67'

    J. Lefort

    M. Ngamaleu

  • 67'

    A. Jankewitz

    M. Aebischer

  • 73'

    J. Guillemenot

    T. Youan

  • 73'

    A. Besio

    K. Duah

  • 76'

    O. Diakite

  • 82'

    B. Stillhart (OG)

  • 83'

    P. Sutter

    B. Fazliji

  • 86'

    F. Mambimbi

    S. Hefti

  • 87'

    A. Besio

  • 90'

    M. Elia

Next match

In the upcoming Super League match, St. Gallen will play away with Basel on the 7th of November with a 33-12 head to head stats in favor of Basel (11 draws).

Young Boys will play away against Grasshopper on the 6th of November with a 28-18 head to head statistic in favor of Young Boys (11 draws).

St. Gallen: Formation and Lineups

St. Gallen started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).

The manager Peter Zeidler chose to play with the following team: Lawrence Ati (7.1), Euclides Cabral (6.2), Musah Nuhu (7.2), Basil Stillhart (6.6), Boubacar Traorè (7.2), Lukas Görtler (7.1), Betim Fazliji (6.7), Isaac Schmidt (6.8), Salifou Diarrassouba (6.4), Thody Elie Youan (7.3) and Kwadwo Duah (6.6).


St. Gallen made 5 changes: S. Diarrassouba for O. Diakite (46′), I. Schmidt for V. Ruiz (57′), T. Youan for J. Guillemenot (73′), K. Duah for A. Besio (73′) and B. Fazliji for P. Sutter (83′).

Top player: Ousmane Diakité

The player who no doubt impressed St. Gallen the most was Ousmane Diakité.

His rating is (7.5) with 1 goal, 14 passes (57% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 4.

His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 46′.

Young Boys: Formation and Lineups

Young Boys started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

On the opposite side, David Wagner played with: Guillaume Faivre (5.8), Silvan Hefti (6.1), Mohamed Camara (6.2), Sandro Lauper (7.0), Ulisses Garcia (6.6), Christian Fassnacht (6.6), Michel Aebischer (6.5), Christopher Martins Pereira (6.2), Nicolas Ngamaleu (6.2), Meschack Elia (6.7) and Jordan Siebatcheu (6.2).


Young Boys made 5 changes: C. Martins Pereira for F. Rieder (46′), M. Camara for N. Burgy (49′), M. Aebischer for A. Jankewitz (67′), N. Moumi Ngamaleu for J. Lefort (67′) and S. Hefti for F. Mambimbi (86′).

Top player: Jordan Lefort

The player who no doubt impressed Young Boys the most was Jordan Lefort.

His rating is (7.1) with 17 passes (64% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 3. He performed 2 crosses.

His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 67′.

Results of the day

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