OVIEDO. Real Oviedo tops Deportivo Alavés 1-0 after R. Tarín scored just 1 goal (78′). Deportivo Alavés lost this match even if it was better in terms of ball possession (60%).
Abdel Abqar received a red card (72′). This red card was one of the reason why Deportivo Alavés lost the match.
The match was played at the Estadio Nuevo Carlos Tartiere stadium in Oviedo on Friday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. The referee was Andrés Fuentes Molina with the support of Javier Garrido Concha and Alain Perea Romero. The 4th official was Miguel Sesma Espinosa. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 11.2 degrees Celsius or 52.2 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 92%.
Deportivo Alavés had a strong ball possession 60% while Real Oviedo was struggling with a 40% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Real Oviedo was putting more pressure with 44 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 2 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Real Oviedo won the match.
Real Oviedo shot 10 times, 2 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, Deportivo Alavés shot 10 times, 1 on target, 9 off target.
Real Oviedo received 2 yellow cards (Luismi Sánchez and Borja Bastón). On the opposite side, Deportivo Alavés received 4 yellow cards (Abdel Abqar, C. Benavídez, Nahuel Tenaglia and T. Hara).
Also, Deportivo Alavés didn’t finish the match with 11 players after Abdel Abqar (Deportivo Alavés) was sent off after receiving a straight red card in the (72′).
After playing this match, Real Oviedo will have 30 points to hold in the 11th place. On the opposite side, Deportivo Alavés will stay with 37 points like Levante to hold in the 4th place.
Real Oviedo – Formation
Real Oviedo started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Álvaro Cervera Díaz decided to play with the following team: Quentin Braat, Lucas Ahijado , Rodri Tarín , Dani Calvo , Abel Bretones , Viti Rozada , Luismi , Jimmy Suárez , Hugo Rama , Samuel Obeng and Borja Bastón .
The home team had on the bench: Koba Koindredi, Juanfran, Sergi Enrich, Marco Sangalli, Carlos Pomares Rayo, Tomeu Nadal, Marcelo Flores, Mangel , Leonardo Sequeira, Oier Luengo Redondo and Ángel Montoro .
Real Oviedo made 4 changes: Hugo Rama for Ángel Montoro (25′), Jimmy Suárez for Mangel Prendes (46′), Viti Rozada for K. Koindredi (74′) and S. Obeng for Leonardo Sequeira (82′).
Best player: Rodri Tarín
The most impressive player for Real Oviedo was Rodri Tarín.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 33 passes (81% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 7.
Deportivo Alavés – Formation
Deportivo Alavés started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Luis García Plaza played with: Antonio Sivera, Nahuel Tenaglia , Abdelkabir Abqar , Nikola Maraš , Rubén Duarte , Carlos Benavídez , Salva Sevilla , Xeber Alkain , Jon Guridi , Luis Rioja and Miguel de la Fuente .
These were the players on the bench: Jesús Owono, Anderson Arroyo, Víctor Laguardia, Alex Balboa, Mamadou Sylla , Abderrahman Rebbach, Rober González, Taichi Hara , Aleksandar Sedlar , Javi López, Toni Moya and Jason.
Deportivo Alavés made 5 changes: C. Benavídez for Aleksandar Sedlar (58′), Miguel de la Fuente for Mamadou Sylla (59′), Xeber Alkain for Víctor Laguardia (74′), Salva Sevilla for T. Hara (84′) and Rubén Duarte for Javi López (84′).
Best player: Carlos Benavídez
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Deportivo Alavés was Carlos Benavídez.
His rating iswith 36 passes (77% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 6.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the La Liga 2.