BOCHUM. VfL Bochum 1848 bested Borussia Mönchengladbach to win 2-1. It was VfL Bochum 1848 to strike first with an early goal of C. Antwi-Adjei at the 9′. Then P. Hofmann scored again for VfL Bochum 1848 in the 12′ minute. Eventually, A. Plea reduced the distance for Borussia Mönchengladbach (62′). Finally, that was it, and the result remained 2-1.
The match was played at the Vonovia Ruhrstadion stadium in Bochum on Tuesday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The referee was Daniel Schlager assisted by Sven Waschitzki and Arno Blos. The 4th official was René Rohde. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 15.3 degrees Celsius or 59.58 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 67%.
No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. VfL Bochum 1848 was in possession of the ball for 46% of the time vs. Borussia Mönchengladbach that controlled the ball for 54% of the time.
Attitude and shots
VfL Bochum 1848 was more aggressive with 45 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why VfL Bochum 1848 won the match.
VfL Bochum 1848 shot 15 times, 5 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Borussia Mönchengladbach shot 9 times, 3 on target, 6 off target.
VfL Bochum 1848 received 1 yellow card (A. Losilla). Regarding the opposition, Borussia Mönchengladbach received 3 yellow cards (M. Friedrich, A. Plea and C. Kramer).
After this match, VfL Bochum 1848 will have 10 points to remain in the 17th place. Talking about the opposition, Borussia Mönchengladbach will stay with 19 points to sit in the 9th place.
In the next match in the Bundesliga, VfL Bochum 1848 will host TSG Hoffenheim on the 4th of February with a 4-3 head to head in favor of VfL Bochum 1848 (0 draws).
Borussia Mönchengladbach will host Schalke 04 on the 4th of February with a 15-10 head to head statistic in favor of Borussia Mönchengladbach (10 draws).
VfL Bochum 1848 – Formation
VfL Bochum 1848 adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Thomas Letsch decided to play with the following team: Manuel Riemann, Cristian Gamboa , Vasilis Lampropoulos , Ivan Ordets , Danilo Soares , Anthony Losilla , Kevin Stöger , Simon Zoller , Philipp Förster , Christopher Antwi-Adjei and Philipp Hofmann .
The home team had on the bench: Michael Esser, Tarsis Bonga, Jordi Osei-Tutu, Jannes Horn, Konstantinos Stafylidis , Patrick Osterhage , Silvère Ganvoula, Gerrit Holtmann and Tim Oermann.
VfL Bochum 1848 made 5 changes: C. Antwi-Adjei for G. Holtmann (71′), P. Forster for K. Stafylidis (71′), D. T. Soares for J. Horn (77′), S. Zoller for P. Osterhage (77′) and P. Hofmann for S. Ganvoula (83′).
Best player: Philipp Hofmann
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for VfL Bochum 1848 was Philipp Hofmann.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 26 passes (76% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 9 duels out of 17.
Borussia Mönchengladbach – Formation
Also Borussia Mönchengladbach adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Daniel Farke played with: Jan Olschowsky, Joseph Scally , Marvin Friedrich , Nico Elvedi , Ramy Bensebaini , Julian Weigl , Kouadio Koné , Jonas Hofmann , Christoph Kramer , Alassane Pléa and Marcus Thuram .
They had on the bench: Luca Netz, Rocco Reitz, Patrick Herrmann, Yvandro Borges Sanches, Stefan Lainer, Nathan N’Goumou, Oscar Fraulo, Florian Dimmer and Lars Stindl.
Borussia Mönchengladbach made 2 changes: C. Kramer for L. Stindl (81′) and J. Scally for P. Herrmann (81′).
Best player: Marcus Thuram
The most impressive player for Borussia Mönchengladbach was Marcus Thuram.
His rating iswith 18 passes (77% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 10.
Results of the day
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