Sparta Praha conquers České Budějovice 1-0 with a goal scored by L. Haraslin. HIGHLIGHTS

PRAGUE. Sparta Praha defeats České Budějovice 1-0 after L. Haraslin scored just 1 goal (12').

Sparta Praha conquers České Budějovice 1-0 with a goal scored by L. Haraslin. HIGHLIGHTS

PRAGUE. Sparta Praha beats České Budějovice 1-0 after L. Haraslin scored just 1 goal (12′).

P. Cavos received a red card (72′)​. This red card was one of the reason why České Budějovice lost the match.

The match was played at the Generali Arena stadium in Prague on Saturday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was Dominik Starý with the support of Ivo Nádvorník and Dan Vodrazka. The 4th official was Jan Všetečka. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 8.1 degrees Celsius or 46.49 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 75%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 51 Ball Possession 49
Shots
  • 15 Total 5
  • 7 On Target 1
  • 8 Off Target 4
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 103 Attack 106
  • 76 Dangerous attack 47
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 9 Corners 3
Fouls
  • 11 Total 13
  • 1 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 1
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. Sparta Praha was in possession of the ball for 51% of the time vs. České Budějovice that controlled the ball for 49% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Sparta Praha had a more offensive attitude with 76 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Sparta Praha won the match​.

Sparta Praha shot 15 times, 7 on target, 8 off target. On the opposite side, České Budějovice shot 5 times, 1 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Sparta Praha received 1 yellow card (J. Zeleny). Talking about the opposition, České Budějovice received 3 yellow cards (L. Cmelik, L. Havel and L. Skovajsa).

Also, České Budějovice didn’t end the match with 11 players after P. Cavos (České Budějovice) was sent off after receiving a straight red card in the (72′).

Match Timeline

L. Haraslin(goal)M. Minchev
12'
38'
L. Cmelik- Yellow
41'
L. Havel- Yellow
A. Karabec- sub ->F. Panak
60'
K. Danek- sub ->L. Haraslin
61'
67'
N. Penner- sub ->M. Mrsic
67'
R. Potocny- sub ->T. Zajic
72'
P. Cavos- Red
C. Hojer- sub ->D. Pavelka
79'
79'
D. Broukal- sub ->M. Sladky
J. Zeleny- Yellow
83'
D. Kastanek- sub ->M. Minchev
85'
J. Mejdr- sub ->J. Zeleny
85'
87'
L. Skovajsa- Yellow
89'
M. Skoda- sub ->P. Hellebrand
90'
J. Matousek- sub ->L. Cmelik

Standings

After this contest, Sparta Praha will have 32 points to hold in the 3rd place. On the opposite side, České Budějovice will stay with 18 points to hold in the 13th place.

Next matches

Sparta Praha – Formation

Sparta Praha
G
M. Kovář 1.Czech Republic
D
J. Zelený 30.Czech Republic
85' 83'
D
A. Sørensen 25.Denmark
D
F. Panak 27.Czech Republic
60'
D
T. Wiesner 28.Czech Republic
D
M. Vitík 41.Czech Republic
M
D. Pavelka 8.Czech Republic
79'
M
L. Sadílek 18.Czech Republic
M
L. Haraslín 22.Slovakia
61' Goals12'
F
M. Yankov Minchev 11.Bulgaria
85'
F
J. Kuchta 9.Czech Republic
Substitutes
G
V. Vorel 24.Czech Republic
G
D. Holec 77.Slovakia
D
J. Mejdr 19.Czech Republic
85'
D
C. Højer 17.Denmark
79'
M
D. Kaštánek 34.Czech Republic
85'
M
A. Karabec 10.Czech Republic
60'
M
K. Danek 13.Czech Republic
61'
F
L. Juliš 39.Czech Republic

Sparta Praha started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Brian Priske Pedersen decided to play with the following team: Matej Kovar, Martin Vitík, Filip Panák, Asger Sørensen, Tomáš Wiesner, David Pavelka, Lukáš Sadílek, Jaroslav Zelený, Martin Minchev, Jan Kuchta and Lukáš Haraslín.

The home team had on the bench: Daniel Kaštánek, Jan Mejdr, Lukáš Juliš, Vojtěch Vorel, Adam Karabec, Casper Højer, Dominik Holec and Krystof Daněk.

Substitutions

Sparta Praha made 5 changes: F. Panak for A. Karabec (60′), L. Haraslin for K. Danek (61′), D. Pavelka for C. Hojer (79′), M. Minchev for D. Kastanek (85′) and J. Zeleny for J. Mejdr (85′).

České Budějovice – Formation

České Budějovice
G
D. Šipoš 1.Slovakia
D
M. Králik 3.Slovakia
D
L. Skovajsa 25.Slovakia
87'
D
L. Havel 2.Czech Republic
41'
M
M. Sladký 22.Czech Republic
79'
M
J. Hora 23.Czech Republic
M
M. Mršić 27.Croatia
67'
M
P. Čavoš 11.Czech Republic
72'
M
P. Hellebrand 18.Czech Republic
89'
F
L. Čmelík 21.Slovakia
90' 38'
F
T. Zajíc 17.Czech Republic
67'
Substitutes
G
M. Luksch 33.Czech Republic
D
D. Broukal 4.Czech Republic
79'
D
O. Coudek 15.Czech Republic
D
B. Sluka 20.Slovakia
M
N. Penner 19.Czech Republic
67'
F
J. Švec 7.Slovakia
F
R. Potočný 13.Czech Republic
67'
F
J. Matoušek 9.Czech Republic
90'
F
M. Škoda 10.Czech Republic
89'

České Budějovice started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Jozef Weber played with: Dávid Sípoš, Martin Sladký, Martin Králik, Lukáš Havel, Lukáš Skovajsa, Jakub Hora, Patrik Čavoš, Lukáš Čmelík, Patrik Hellebrand, Matej Mršić and Tomáš Zajíc.

They had on the bench: Jakub Švec, Roman Potočný, Jakub Matoušek, David Broukal, Ondrej Coudek, Branislav Sluka, Nicolas Penner, Matěj Luksch and Michal Škoda.

Substitutions

České Budějovice made 5 changes: M. Mrsic for N. Penner (67′), T. Zajic for R. Potocny (67′), M. Sladky for D. Broukal (79′), P. Hellebrand for M. Skoda (89′) and L. Cmelik for J. Matousek (90′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Fortuna Liga.​