HAMBURG. St. Pauli and Holstein Kiel didn’t manage to score any goal on Tuesday..
The match was played at the Millerntor-Stadion stadium in Hamburg on Tuesday and it started at 6:30 pm local time. The referee was Alexander Sather who had the assistance of Oliver Lossius and Stefan Zielsdorf. The 4th official was Felix Bickel. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 14.4 degrees Celsius or 57.97 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 63%.
There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. St. Pauli was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Holstein Kiel that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.
Attitude and shots
St. Pauli had a more offensive attitude with 51 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 2 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough St. Pauli to win the match.
St. Pauli shot 15 times, 2 on target, 13 off target. Talking about the opposition, Holstein Kiel shot 18 times, 3 on target, 15 off target.
St. Pauli received 2 yellow cards (A. Afeez and M. Beifus). On the opposite side, Holstein Kiel didn’t receive any yellow card.
After playing this match, St. Pauli will have 16 points like SpVgg Greuther Fürth and Sandhausen to remain in the 14th place. Regarding the opposition, Holstein Kiel will have 24 points to sit in the 8th place.
In the next match in the 2. Bundesliga, St. Pauli will host Karlsruher SC on the 28th of May with a 8-5 head to head statistic in favor of St. Pauli (5 draws).
Holstein Kiel will play away agasint Hannover 96 on the 28th of May with a 4-2 head to head record in favor of Hannover 96 (0 draws).
St. Pauli – Formation
St. Pauli started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Timo Schultz decided to play with the following team: Nikola Vasilj, Adam Dźwigała , Eric Smith , Marcel Beifus , Manolis Saliakas , Marcel Hartel , Jackson Irvine , Connor Metcalfe , Leart Paqarada , David Otto and Johannes Eggestein .
The home team had on the bench: Carlo Boukhalfa, Lars Ritzka, Sascha Burchert, Lukas Daschner, Afeez Aremu , Igor Matanović , Luca Zander and Jannes Wieckhoff.
St. Pauli made 5 changes: C. Metcalfe for A. Afeez (55′), J. Eggestein for L. Daschner (70′), D. Otto for I. Matanovic (70′), M. Hartel for C. Boukhalfa (90′) and M. Saliakas for L. Zander (90′).
Best player: Eric Smith
The most impressive player for St. Pauli was Eric Smith.
His rating iswith 33 passes (90% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 8. He performed 1 cross.
Holstein Kiel – Formation
Holstein Kiel started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
Marcel Rapp played with: Tim Schreiber, Marvin Schulz , Hauke Wahl , Simon Lorenz , Fabian Reese , Lewis Holtby , Patrick Erras , Mikkel Kirkeskov , Steven Skrzybski , Fin Bartels and Kwasi Okyere Wriedt .
These were the players on the bench: Julian Korb, Alexander Mühling, Thomas Dähne, Philipp Sander, Marcel Benger, Stefan Thesker, Jann-Fiete Arp, Marvin Obuz and Finn Dominik Porath.
Holstein Kiel made 4 changes: F. Bartels for F. Porath (67′), S. Skrzybski for A. Muhling (81′), F. Reese for J. Arp (89′) and K. O. Wriedt for J. Korb (89′).
Best player: Lewis Holtby
The most impressive player for Holstein Kiel was Lewis Holtby.
His rating iswith 39 passes (71% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 5. He performed 12 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the 2. Bundesliga.