TORINO. Torino tops Lecce 1-0 after N. Vlasic scored just 1 goal (40′). Torino took advantage of its superior ball possession (59%).
The match was played at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino stadium in Torino on Monday and it started at 8:45 pm local time. The referee was Manuel Volpi who was helped by Valerio Vecchi and Gaetano Massara. The 4th official was Ermanno Feliciani. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 18.4 degrees Celsius or 65.03 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 81%.
Torino was in firm control of the ball 59% while Lecce was struggling with a 41% ball possession.
Torino was more aggressive with 20 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 5 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Torino won the match.
Torino shot 9 times, 5 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, Lecce shot 4 times, 2 on target, 2 off target.
Torino received 2 yellow cards (E. Ilkhan and P. Schuurs). On the other side, Lecce received 1 yellow card (M. Hjulmand).
After playing this encounter, Torino will have 7 points to stay in the 9th place. On the other side, Lecce will stay with 2 points like Sampdoria to stay in the 17th place.
F. Di Francesco
Lecce will host Monza on the 11th of September with a 0-0 head to head record.
Torino: Formation and Lineups
Torino started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
The manager Ivan Juric chose to play with the following team: Vanja Milinković-Savić , Koffi Djidji , Perr Schuurs , Ricardo Rodríguez , Valentino Lazaro , Saša Lukić , Emirhan İlkhan , Mergim Vojvoda , Nikola Vlašić , Pietro Pellegri and Nemanja Radonjić .
Torino made 4 changes: E. Ilkhan for K. Linetty (64′), P. Schuurs for A. Buongiorno (65′), V. Lazaro for O. Aina (81′) and P. Pellegri for A. Sanabria (81′).
Top player: Ricardo Rodríguez
Probably the most impressive player in Torino was Ricardo Rodríguez even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 74 passes (85% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 9. He performed 2 crosses.
Lecce: Formation and Lineups
Lecce started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
On the opposite side, Marco Baroni played with: Wladimiro Falcone , Valentin Gendrey , Alessandro Tuia , Federico Baschirotto , Antonino Gallo , Morten Hjulmand , Federico Di Francesco , Joan González , Kristijan Bistrović , Lameck Banda and Assan Ceesay .
Lecce made 5 changes: F. Di Francesco for R. Oudin (46′), L. Banda for M. Listkowski (65′), A. Ceesay for L. Colombo (65′), K. Bistrovic for P. Rodriguez (74′) and J. Gonzalez for K. Askildsen (84′).
Top player: Joan González
Probably the most impressive player in Lecce was Joan González.
His rating iswith 27 passes (81% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 14. He performed 2 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Serie A