Huddersfield Town stops Swansea City with a 0-0 draw. HIGHLIGHTS

HUDDERSFIELD. Huddersfield Town and Swansea City ended up goalless.

Huddersfield Town stops Swansea City with a 0-0 draw. HIGHLIGHTS

HUDDERSFIELD. Swansea City didn’t concede much to Huddersfield Town to lock the result on a 0-0 scoreline on Saturday. Swansea City was definitely better in terms of ball possession (75%)​.

The match was played at the The John Smith’s Stadium stadium in Huddersfield on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Ben Toner with the support of Graham Kane and Philip Dermott. The 4th official was Jeremy Simpson. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 11.3 degrees Celsius or 52.34 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 90%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 25 Ball Possession 75
Shots
  • 8 Total 18
  • 4 On Target 7
  • 4 Off Target 11
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 81 Attack 135
  • 15 Dangerous attack 78
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 2 Corners 11
  • 2 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 8 Total 9
  • 1 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 6 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Swansea City had a strong ball possession 75% while Huddersfield Town was struggling with a 25% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Swansea City was more pushing with 78 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 7 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Swansea City to win the match​.

Huddersfield Town shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target. Regarding the opposition, Swansea City shot 18 times, 7 on target, 11 off target.

Cards

Huddersfield Town received 1 yellow card (L. Mbete). Talking about the opposition, Swansea City received 2 yellow cards (O. Ntcham and A. Okoflex).

Match Timeline

42'
O. Ntcham- Yellow
L. Mbete- Yellow
59'
61'
M. Obafemi- sub ->J. Piroe
D. Ward- sub ->J. Rhodes
64'
D. Holmes- sub ->K. Kesler Hayden
65'
70'
A. Okoflex- sub ->O. Cooper
70'
L. Cundle- sub ->O. Ntcham
71'
K. Naughton- sub ->H. Darling
B. Spencer- sub ->L. Mbete
75'
78'
J. Paterson- sub ->J. Latibeaudiere
C. Mahoney- sub ->D. Kasumu
86'
B. Diarra- sub ->B. Jackson
86'
89'
A. Okoflex- Yellow

Standings

After playing this encounter, Huddersfield Town will have 19 points to sit in the 24th place. Talking about the opposition, Swansea City will have 31 points like Millwall, Queens Park Rangers and Preston North End to remain in the 8th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Championship, Huddersfield Town will host Reading on the 6th of May with a 7-6 head to head record in favor of Reading (6 draws).

Swansea City will host West Bromwich Albion on the 6th of May with a 12-8 head to head in favor of Swansea City (3 draws).

Huddersfield Town – Formation

Huddersfield Town
G
L. Nicholls 21.England
8.3
D
T. Lees 32.England
6.9
D
M. Helik 39.Poland
7.1
D
L. Mbete-Tatu 3.England
6.6
75' 59'
M
J. Ruffles 14.England
6.2
M
K. Kessler 16.England
6.8
65'
M
D. Kasumu 18.England
6.6
86'
M
J. Rudoni 22.England
6.4
F
B. Jackson 30.England
6.8
86'
F
S. Thomas 7.England
7.4
F
J. Rhodes 9.Scotland
6.5
64'
Substitutes
G
N. Bilokapic 41.Australia
M
D. Holmes 19.USA
6.8
65'
M
C. Mahoney 11.England
86'
F
B. Diarra 35.France
86'
F
D. Ward 25.England
6.4
64'

Huddersfield Town started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Mark Fotheringham decided to play with the following team: Lee Nicholls (8.3), Tom Lees (6.9), Michał Helik (7.1), Luke Mbete (6.6), Kaine Kesler (6.8), David Kasumu (6.6), Jack Rudoni (6.4), Josh Ruffels (6.2), Kaine Kesler, Sorba Thomas (7.4), Jordan Rhodes (6.5) and Ben Jackson (6.8).

The home team had on the bench: Duane Holmes (6.8), Brahima Diarra, Connor Mahoney, Brodie Spencer (6.4), Loick Ayina, Nicholas Bilokapic and Daniel Ward (6.4).

Substitutions

Huddersfield Town made 5 changes: J. Rhodes for D. Ward (64′), K. Kesler Hayden for D. Holmes (65′), L. Mbete for B. Spencer (75′), D. Kasumu for C. Mahoney (86′) and B. Jackson for B. Diarra (86′).

Best player: Lee Nicholls​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Huddersfield Town was the goalkeeper: Lee Nicholls. His rating is 8.30. He performed 5 saves.

Swansea City – Formation

Swansea City
G
S. Benda 13.Germany
6.7
D
B. Cabango 5.Wales
7.4
D
H. Darling 6.England
7.1
71'
D
N. Wood-Gordon 23.England
6.7
M
R. Manning 3.Republic of Ireland
7.6
M
J. Latibeaudiere 22.England
6.8
78'
M
J. Fulton 4.Scotland
7.2
M
M. Grimes 8.England
7.1
F
J. Ntcham 10.France
7.0
70' 42'
F
O. Cooper 31.Wales
6.6
70'
F
J. Piroe 17.Netherlands
7.0
61'
Substitutes
G
A. Fisher 1.England
D
F. Stevens 24.England
D
K. Naughton 26.England
6.6
71'
M
L. Cundle 18.England
6.5
70'
F
J. Paterson 12.England
78'
F
A. Okoflex 21.England
6.8
70' 89'
F
M. Obafemi 9.Republic of Ireland
6.2
61'

Swansea City started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

Russell Martin played with: Steven-Andreas Benda (6.7), Nathan Wood-Gordon (6.7), Harry Darling (7.1), Ben Cabango (7.4), Joel Latibeaudiere (6.8), Matt Grimes (7.1), Jay Fulton (7.2), Ryan Manning (7.6), Oliver Cooper (6.6), Olivier Ntcham (7.0), Joël Piroe (7.0).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Jamie Paterson, Finley Stevens, Armstrong Oko-Flex (6.8), Michael Obafemi (6.2), Kyle Naughton (6.6), Luke Cundle (6.5) and Andrew Fisher.

Substitutions

Swansea City made 5 changes: J. Piroe for M. Obafemi (61′), O. Cooper for A. Okoflex (70′), O. Ntcham for L. Cundle (70′), H. Darling for K. Naughton (71′) and J. Latibeaudiere for J. Paterson (78′).

Best player: Ryan Manning​

The player that probably impressed the most for Swansea City was Ryan Manning.

His rating is (7.6) with 46 passes (91% accurate) and 5 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 6. He performed 13 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship.​