OFI prevails over Asteras Tripolis 1-0 with a late goal scored by L. Perea

HERAKLION. OFI snatched a late win Asteras Tripolis 1-0 after L. Perea scored just 1 goal (88').

OFI prevails over Asteras Tripolis 1-0 with a late goal scored by L. Perea

HERAKLION. OFI snatched a late win Asteras Tripolis 1-0 after L. Perea scored just 1 goal (88′). OFI was surely better in terms of ball possession (70%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Stadio Thódoros Vardinoyánnis stadium in Heraklion on Saturday and it started at 5:00 pm local time. The referee was Vasilis Fotias assisted by Panagiotis Sakkas and Vasilis Moisiadis. The 4th official was Michalis Matsoukas. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 12.4 degrees Celsius or 54.25 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 65%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 70 Ball Possession 30
Shots
  • 8 Total 7
  • 2 On Target 1
  • 6 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 3
  • 167 Attack 87
  • 79 Dangerous attack 19
  • 116 Ball safe​ 86
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 1
  • 3 Off Sides 3
Fouls
  • 12 Total 20
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

OFI had a superior ball possession 70% while Asteras Tripolis was struggling with a 30% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

OFI had a more offensive attitude with 79 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 2 were on target. This is one of the reasons why OFI won the match​.

OFI shot 8 times, 2 on target, 6 off target. Regarding the opposition, Asteras Tripolis shot 7 times, 1 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

OFI received 3 yellow cards (Eric Larsson, Luis Perea and Jon Toral). On the other side, Asteras Tripolis received 3 yellow cards (Dani Santafé, Juan Munafo and Crespi).

Match Timeline

Eric Larsson- Yellow
28'
44'
Daniel Santafé Mena- Yellow
46'
Michael Gardawski- sub ->Juan Munafo
61'
Julián Bartolo- sub ->Facundo Bertoglio
66'
Juan Manuel Munafo- Yellow
66'
Francesc Regis Crespí- Yellow
67'
73'
Andrés Pascual Santoja- sub ->Crespi
Luis Perea Hernández- sub ->Konstantinos Giannoulis
76'
85'
Luis Perea Hernández(goal)Eric Larsson
88'
Luis Perea Hernández- Yellow
89'
Jon Miquel Toral Harper- Yellow
90'
90'
Asier Benito Sasiain- sub ->Dani Santafé

Standings

After this contest, OFI will have 19 points to sit in the 9th place. Regarding the opposition, Asteras Tripolis will stay with 18 points like PAS Giannina to remain in the 10th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Super League, OFI will play away with Olympiakos Piraeus on the 29th of January with a 23-2 head to head record in favor of Olympiakos Piraeus (2 draws).

Asteras Tripolis will host Panathinaikos on the 30th of January with a 15-6 head to head record in favor of Panathinaikos (17 draws).

OFI – Formation

OFI
G
C. Mandas 35.Greece
6.7
D
K. Giannoulis 18.Greece
6.9
76'
D
P. Vouros 14.Greece
7.3
D
T. Pasalidis 4.Greece
7.2
M
G. Thórarinsson 22.Iceland
7.1
M
E. Larsson 2.Sweden
7.4
28'
M
M. Mellado 29.Argentina
7.3
M
A. Dioussé El 5.Senegal
6.8
85'
F
J. Toral Harper 21.Spain
6.8
90'
F
K. Balogiannis 38.Greece
6.8
67'
F
N. Dicko 11.Mali
6.5
Substitutes
G
S. Stevens 1.Netherlands
D
S. Yohou 20.France
D
N. Marinakis 6.Greece
M
L. Perea 23.Spain
6.5
76' 89' Goals88'
M
M. Bakić 88.Montenegro
6.2
85'
F
T. Bifouma 77.Congo
F
M. Geremias 7.Portugal
F
H. Mosquera 30.Colombia
6.7
67'
F
M. Guerrero 9.Spain

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

The manager Valdas Dambrauskas decided to play with the following team: Christos Mandas (6.7), Praxitelis Vouros (7.3), Triantafyllos Pasalidis (7.2), Konstantinos Giannoulis (6.9), Eric Larsson (7.4), Miguel Mellado (7.3), Assane Dioussé (6.8), Gudmundur Thórarinsson (7.1), Jon Toral (6.8), Nouha Dicko (6.5) and Konstantinos Balogiannis (6.8).

The home team had on the bench: Thievy Guivane Bifouma Koulossa, Mesaque Geremias Dju, Harold Mosquera (6.7), Samuel Yohou, Miguel Ángel Guerrero Martín, Luis Perea (6.5), Sonny Stevens, Nikolaos Marinakis and Marko Bakić (6.2).

Substitutions

OFI made 3 changes: Konstantinos Balogiannis for Santiago Mosquera (67′), Konstantinos Giannoulis for Luis Perea (76′) and Assane Dioussé for M. Bakić (85′).

Best player: Eric Larsson​

The most impressive player for OFI was Eric Larsson even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.

His rating is (7.4) with 51 passes (84% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 6. He performed 5 crosses.

Asteras Tripolis – Formation

Asteras Tripolis
G
N. Papadopoulos 1.Greece
7.0
D
6.8
D
7.4
D
G. Antzoulas 42.Greece
7.3
M
F. Álvarez 29.Argentina
6.7
M
6.8
M
F. Bertoglio 20.Argentina
6.4
61'
M
J. Munafo 8.Argentina
6.9
46' 66'
M
D. Santafé Mena 14.Spain
6.1
90' 44'
F
J. Barrales 9.Argentina
7.1
F
F. Regis Crespí 11.Spain
6.8
73' 66'
Substitutes
G
A. Tsiftsis 99.Greece
D
R. García 2.Spain
D
M. Gardawski 25.Poland
6.4
46'
D
E. Zukanović 87.Bosnia and Herzegovina
D
C. Tasoulis 3.Greece
M
A. Pascual 40.Spain
6.6
73'
M
J. Bartolo 73.Argentina
7.1
61'
F
A. Benito 22.Spain
90'

Asteras Tripolis started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

Apostolos Mantzios played with: Nikolaos Papadopoulos (7.0), Georgios Antzoulas (7.3), Pichu Atienza (6.8), Pepe Castaño (7.4), David Carmona (6.8), Dani Santafé (6.1), Facundo Bertoglio (6.4), Juan Munafo (6.9), Federico Álvarez (6.7), Francesc Regis (6.8) and Jerónimo Barrales (7.1).

These were the players on the bench: Giorgos Kosteas, Antonis Tsiftsis, Asier Benito Sasiain, Sito (6.6), Julián Bartolo (7.1), Rubén García Canales, Michael Gardawski (6.4), Ervin Zukanović and Christos Tasoulis.

Substitutions

Asteras Tripolis made 4 changes: Juan Munafo for Michael Gardawski (46′), Facundo Bertoglio for Julián Bartolo (61′), Crespi for Sito (73′) and Dani Santafé for Asier Benito (90′).

Best player: Pepe Castaño​

The most impressive player for Asteras Tripolis was Pepe Castaño.

His rating is (7.4) with 11 passes (72% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 6.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Super League.​