Excelsior Virton prevails over Dender 4-3

DENDERLEEUW. Excelsior Virton had a narrow win over Dender.

Excelsior Virton prevails over Dender 4-3

DENDERLEEUW. Excelsior Virton had a narrow win over Dender.

O. Myny received a red card (53′)​. This double yellow card was one of the reason why Dender lost the match.

The match was played at the Van Roystadion stadium in Denderleeuw on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Jordy Vermeire with the assistance of Lennert Becquet and Brecht Devriese. The 4th official was Maarten Toeback. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was freezing at -0.7 degrees Celsius or 30.74 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 93%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 47 Ball Possession 53
Shots
  • 8 Total 16
  • 5 On Target 12
  • 3 Off Target 4
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 61 Attack 66
  • 41 Dangerous attack 35
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 2 Penalties 1
  • 4 Corners 7
Fouls
  • 2 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 1 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

None of the teams had a clear upper hand in terms of ball possession. Dender was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. Excelsior Virton that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Dender was more aggressive with 41 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 5 were on target. Notwithstanding, Excelsior Virton managed to find the solution to win this encounter.​

Dender shot 8 times, 5 on target, 3 off target. Regarding the opposition, Excelsior Virton shot 16 times, 12 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Dender received 2 yellow cards (O. Myny and K. Houdret). Regarding the opposition, Excelsior Virton received 3 yellow cards (R. Khemais, K. Masangu and A. Allach).

O. Myny (Dender) was sent off after receiving a second yellow card (53′).

Match Timeline

3'
Rayanne Khemais- Yellow
Z. Atteri(penalty)
4'
Olivier Myny- Yellow
26'
33'
40'
Marc Olivier Doue(goal)
Alexandre De Bruyn(penalty)
42'
46'
William Rémy- sub ->R. Khemais
Olivier Myny(yellowred)
53'
60'
Hakim Djamel Abdallah(goal)
Ridwane M'Barki- sub ->Alexandre De Bruyn 
65'
Kenneth Houdret- Yellow
66'
69'
Hakim Djamel Abdallah(penalty)
70'
Yannick Aguemon- sub ->Alessandro Albanese
70'
Simon Paulet- sub ->Vincent Koziello
73'
Kéres Masangu- Yellow
Danny Fofana- sub ->K. Houdret
76'
82'
Ayyoub Allach- sub ->M. Doué
Lennard Hens- sub ->N. Rôdes
82'
Michaël Lallemand- sub ->Z. Atteri
82'
Lennard Hens(goal)
88'
89'
90'
Ayyoub Allach- Yellow

Standings

After this match, Dender will stay with 18 points to remain in the 9th place. On the opposite side, Excelsior Virton will have 14 points to sit in the 12th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the First Division B, Dender will play away with Waasland-Beveren on the 11th of February with a 5-2 head to head statistic in favor of Waasland-Beveren (2 draws).

Excelsior Virton will host KRC Genk II on the 12th of February with a 1-0 head to head record in favor of Excelsior Virton (0 draws).

Dender – Formation

Dender
G
Xavier Gies 1.Belgium
D
Stefano Marzo 28.Belgium
D
Kjetil Borry 4.Belgium
D
V. Dubko 23.Ukraine
M
Nathan Rodes 18.Belgium
82'
M
Antoine De Bodt 12.Belgium
M
Z. Atteri 17.Belgium
82' Goals4'
M
Kenneth Houdret 25.Belgium
76' 66'
M
Alexandre De Bruyn 20.Belgium
65' Goals42'
M
Olivier Myny 14.Belgium
53'
Substitutes

The manager Regi Van Acker decided to play with the following team: Xavier Gies, Stefano Marzo, Kjetil Borry, Valerii Dubko, Kenneth Houdret, Alexandre De Bruyn, Olivier Myny, Nathan Rodes, Antoine De Bodt, Zakaria Atteri and Joachim Benjamin Ngongo Butalenga.

Substitutions

Dender made 4 changes: Alexandre De Bruyn  for R. M’Barki (65′), K. Houdret for D. Fofana (76′), N. Rôdes for L. Hens (82′) and Z. Atteri for M. Lallemand (82′).

Excelsior Virton – Formation

Excelsior Virton
G
T. Vincensini 12.France
D
P. Bourdin 3.France
Goals33'
D
K. Delorge 5.Belgium
D
R. Droehnle 28.France
D
R. Khemais 29.France
46' 3'
D
M. Doue 8.France
82' Goals40'
M
V. Koziello 21.France
70'
M
K. Masangu 6.Belgium
73'
F
Y. Mabella 9.France
F
H. Abdallah 7.France
89' Goals60', 69'
F
A. Albanese 40.Belgium
70'
Substitutes
G
A. Sadin 45.Belgium
D
M. Lloci 23.Belgium
D
W. Rémy 44.France
46'
M
S. Paulet 18.Belgium
70'
M
A. Allach 11.Belgium
82' 90'
F
Y. Aguemon 25.France
70'
F
I. Mboyo 19.Belgium
89'

Christian Bracconi played with: Thomas Vincensini, Pierre Bourdin, Kino Delorge, Ruben Droehnle, Rayanne Khemais, Marc Olivier Doue, Vincent Koziello, Kéres Masangu, Yann Mabella, Hakim Djamel Abdallah and Alessandro Albanese.

They had on the bench: Simon Paulet, Anthony Sadin, Matias Lloci, Yannick Aguemon, William Rémy, Ayyoub Allach and Ilombé Mboyo.

Substitutions

Excelsior Virton made 5 changes: R. Khemais for W. Rémy (46′), Alessandro Albanese for Yanick Aguemon (70′), Vincent Koziello for S. Paulet (70′), M. Doué for A. Allach (82′) and H. Abdallah for I. Mboyo (89′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the First Division B.​