REGGIO CALABRIA. Reggina managed to find the solution against Ternana to win 2-1. G. Fabbian was the key for his team after scoring 2 goals. It was Ternana to strike first with a goal of Stefano Pettinari at the 29′. Then it was a goal in the 36′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Giovanni Fabbian gave the win to Reggina in the 78′ minute scoring a double.
The match was played at the Stadio Oreste Granillo stadium in Reggio Calabria on Saturday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Marco Piccinini assisted by Stefano Del Giovane and Mario Vigile. The 4th official was Gabriele Scatena. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 11.3 degrees Celsius or 52.27 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 64%.
No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. Reggina was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Ternana that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Reggina was more aggressive with 49 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Reggina won the match.
Reggina shot 17 times, 7 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Ternana shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target.
Reggina received 2 yellow cards (Gianluca Di Chiara and Zan Majer). On the opposite side, Ternana received 2 yellow cards (Frederik Sörensen and Francesco Cassata).
After playing this match, Reggina will have 39 points like Genoa to sit in the 2nd place. On the opposite side, Ternana will stay with 29 points like Cagliari to hold in the 9th place.
In the next match in the Serie B, Reggina will play away with Bari 1908 on the 13th of May with a 4-1 head to head stats in favor of Reggina (2 draws).
Ternana will host Bari 1908 on the 19th of March with a 8-3 head to head record in favor of Bari 1908 (4 draws).
Reggina – Formation
Reggina started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Filippo Inzaghi decided to play with the following team: Nikita Contini, Niccolò Pierozzi , Thiago Cionek , Riccardo Gagliolo , Gianluca Di Chiara , Giovanni Fabbian , Žan Majer , Hernani , Luigi Canotto , Gabriele Gori and Rigoberto Rivas .
The home team had on the bench: Federico Javier Santander Mereles, Michele Camporese, Alessandro Lombardi, Giuseppe Loiacono, Lorenzo Crisetig, Tommaso Aglietti, Daniele Liotti, Simone Colombi, Federico Giraudo , Devid Eugene Bouah, Federico Ricci and Emanuele Cicerelli .
Reggina made 5 changes: R. Rivas for Emanuele Cicerelli (64′), Zan Majer for Lorenzo Crisetig (76′), Gianluca Di Chiara for Federico Giraudo (76′), Luigi Canotto for Michele Camporese (85′) and Hernani for Daniele Liotti (85′).
Best player: Giovanni Fabbian
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Reggina was Giovanni Fabbian.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 23 passes (65% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 9.
Ternana – Formation
Ternana started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
Aurelio Andreazzoli played with: Antony Iannarilli, Luka Bogdan , Frederik Sørensen , Valerio Mantovani , Salim Diakite , Davide Agazzi , Francesco Di Tacchio , Niccolò Corrado , Antonio Palumbo , César Falletti and Stefano Pettinari .
These were the players on the bench: Federico Mazzarani, Tommaso Vitali, Gabriele Capanni, Mamadou Coulibaly, Bruno Martella, Denis Cedric Koffi N’Guessan, Mattia Proietti, Fabrizio Paghera, Titas Krapikas and Francesco Cassata.
Ternana made 3 changes: César Falletti for Mamadou Coulibaly (46′), Frederik Sörensen for Gabriele Capanni (81′) and Davide Agazzi for Francesco Cassata (81′).
Best player: Antonio Palumbo
The player that probably impressed the most for Ternana was Antonio Palumbo.
His rating iswith 41 passes (78% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 7. He performed 7 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Serie B.