ALMERE. Telstar snatched a late win Almere City 1-0 after D. Min scored just 1 goal (90′).
The match was played at the Yanmar Stadion stadium in Almere on Friday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Martijn Vos who had the assistance of Stefan de Groot and Danny Kempinga. The 4th official was Tim Visser. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 15.9 degrees Celsius or 60.6 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 94%.
Almere City was in firm control of the ball 55% while Telstar was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Telstar was more aggressive with 79 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 8 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Telstar won the match.
Almere City shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Telstar shot 13 times, 8 on target, 5 off target.
Almere City received 1 yellow card (H. Akujobi). On the other side, Telstar received 1 yellow card (T. Oude Kotte).
After this encounter, Almere City will stay with 6 points like TOP Oss to stay in the 12th place. On the other side, Telstar will have 4 points like FC Dordrecht, De Graafschap and Jong PSV to stay in the 15th place.
T. Oude Kotte
Q. van den Heerik
D. van Bruggen
Telstar will host Heracles Almelo on the 16th of September with a 3-0 head to head in favor of Heracles Almelo (0 draws).
Almere City: Formation and Lineups
Almere City started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Alex Pastoor chose to play with the following team: Nordin Bakker , Manel Royo , Hamdi Akujobi , Joey Jacobs , Theo Barbet , Stije Resink , Marcelencio Esajas , Lance Duijvestijn , Anthony Limbombe , Jeredy Hilterman and Faiz Mattoir .
Almere City made 4 changes: A. Limbombe for I. Alhaft (60′), J. Hilterman for Pascu (60′), F. Mattoir for T. Poll (66′) and T. Barbet for D. van Bruggen (85′).
Top player: Manel Royo
Probably the most impressive player in Almere City was Manel Royo.
His rating iswith 60 passes (70% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 9 duels out of 9. He performed 1 cross.
Telstar: Formation and Lineups
Telstar started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
On the opposite side, Mike Snoei played with: Ronald Koeman Jr , Mitch Apau , Ozgur Aktas , Thomas Oude Kotte , Jay Kruiver , Anwar Bensabouh , Anass Najah , Jonathan Mulder , Koen Blommestijn , Glynor Plet and Christos Giousis .
Telstar made 4 changes: J. Mulder for D. Blackson (56′), K. Blommestijn for Q. van den Heerik (76′), G. Plet for D. Min (77′) and J. Kruiver for Y. Liesdek (85′).
Top player: Jay Kruiver
The player who no doubt impressed Telstar the most was Jay Kruiver even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 35 passes (74% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 6. He performed 4 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Eerste Divisie