Bayer 04 Leverkusen tops Borussia Mönchengladbach 3-2. HIGHLIGHTS

MöNCHENGLADBACH. Bayer 04 Leverkusen overcame Borussia Mönchengladbach.

Bayer 04 Leverkusen tops Borussia Mönchengladbach 3-2. HIGHLIGHTS

MöNCHENGLADBACH. Bayer 04 Leverkusen beat Borussia Mönchengladbach. Borussia Mönchengladbach lost this match even if it was better in terms of ball possession (60%).

The match was played at the Stadion im BORUSSIA-PARK stadium in Mönchengladbach on Sunday and it started at 5:30 pm local time. In front of 53,336 spectators.​ The referee was Harm Osmers with the support of Robert Kempter and Thorben Siewer. The 4th official was Robert Kampka. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold at 1 degrees Celsius or 33.8 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 90%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 60 Ball Possession 40
Shots
  • 16 Total 13
  • 9 On Target 6
  • 7 Off Target 7
  • 2 Shots blocked 4
  • 146 Attack 60
  • 47 Dangerous attack 23
  • 71 Ball safe​ 86
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 2 Corners 3
  • 4 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 12 Total 14
  • 3 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Borussia Mönchengladbach was in firm control of the ball 60% while Bayer 04 Leverkusen was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Borussia Mönchengladbach was more aggressive with 47 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 9 were on target. Anyhow, Bayer 04 Leverkusen was capable to find the solution to win this contest.​

Borussia Mönchengladbach shot 16 times, 9 on target, 7 off target. Regarding the opposition, Bayer 04 Leverkusen shot 13 times, 6 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Borussia Mönchengladbach received 3 yellow cards (K. Koné, Julian Weigl and Lars Stindl). Talking about the opposition, Bayer 04 Leverkusen received 2 yellow cards (M. Bakker and Daley Sinkgraven).

Match Timeline

21'
Mitchel Bakker(goal)
43'
Amine Adli(goal)Adam Hlozek
Kouadio Koné- Yellow
44'
Joe Scally- sub ->Stefan Lainer
56'
Lars Stindl- sub ->Christoph Kramer
56'
Hannes Wolf- sub ->N. Ngoumou
56'
64'
Nadiem Amiri- sub ->Adam Hlozek
67'
Nadiem Amiri(goal)
74'
F. Wirtz- sub ->Moussa Diaby
75'
Callum Hudson-Odoi- sub ->Amine Adli
75'
Jonathan Tah- sub ->Odilon Kossounou 
Patrick Herrmann- sub ->Jonas Hofmann
77'
Florian Neuhaus- sub ->K. Koné
77'
Lars Stindl(goal)Hannes Wolf
83'
Julian Weigl- Yellow
90'
90'
Daley Sinkgraven- sub ->J. Frimpong
90'
Mitchel Bakker- Yellow
Lars Stindl- Yellow
90'
Lars Stindl(goal)Ko Itakura
90'
90'
Daley Sinkgraven- Yellow

Standings

After this match, Borussia Mönchengladbach will stay with 22 points to hold in the 8th place. On the other side, Bayer 04 Leverkusen will have 21 points like FC Köln and Werder Bremen to hold in the 9th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Bundesliga, Borussia Mönchengladbach will host FC Bayern München on the 18th of February with a 15-11 head to head statistic in favor of FC Bayern München (11 draws).

Bayer 04 Leverkusen will play away agasint SC Freiburg on the 26th of February with a 13-6 head to head stats in favor of Bayer 04 Leverkusen (8 draws).

Borussia Mönchengladbach – Formation

Borussia Mönchengladbach
G
Jonas Omlin 1.Switzerland
6.6
D
Stefan Lainer 18.Austria
6.2
56'
D
Nico Elvedi 30.Switzerland
7.0
D
Ramy Bensebaini 25.Algeria
5.8
D
Ko Itakura 3.Japan
7.1
M
Christoph Kramer 6.Germany
6.2
56'
M
Jonas Hofmann 23.Germany
7.6
77'
M
Julian Weigl 8.Germany
7.0
90'
M
Kouadio Koné 17.France
7.0
77' 44'
M
Alassane Pléa 14.France
6.3
F
Nathan Ngoumou 19.France
6.8
56'
Substitutes
G
Jan Olschowsky 41.Germany
D
Joe Scally 29.USA
6.2
56'
D
Luca Netz 20.Germany
D
Marvin Friedrich 5.Germany
D
Tony Jantschke 24.Germany
M
Hannes Wolf 11.Austria
6.6
56'
M
Florian Neuhaus 32.Germany
6.4
77'
M
Lars Stindl 13.Germany
7.3
56' 90' Goals83', 90'
F
Patrick Herrmann 7.Germany
6.8
77'

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

The manager Daniel Farke decided to play with the following team: Jonas Omlin (6.6), Stefan Lainer (6.2), Ko Itakura (7.1), Nico Elvedi (7.0), Ramy Bensebaini (5.8), Julian Weigl (7.0), Kouadio Koné (7.0), Jonas Hofmann (7.6), Christoph Kramer (6.2), Alassane Pléa (6.3) and Nathan N’Goumou (6.8).

The home team had on the bench: Hannes Wolf (6.6), Florian Neuhaus (6.4), Joseph Scally (6.2), Patrick Herrmann (6.8), Luca Netz, Jan Olschowsky, Lars Stindl (7.3), Marvin Friedrich and Tony Jantschke.

Substitutions

Borussia Mönchengladbach made 5 changes: Stefan Lainer for Joe Scally (56′), Christoph Kramer for Lars Stindl (56′), N. Ngoumou for Hannes Wolf (56′), Jonas Hofmann for Patrick Herrmann (77′) and K. Koné for Florian Neuhaus (77′).

Best player: Jonas Hofmann​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Borussia Mönchengladbach was Jonas Hofmann.

His rating is (7.6) with 39 passes (79% accurate) and 5 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 5. He performed 5 crosses.

Bayer 04 Leverkusen – Formation

Bayer 04 Leverkusen
G
Lukáš Hrádecký 1.Finland
7.2
D
Edmond Tapsoba 12.Burkina Faso
7.0
D
Odilon Kossounou 6.Côte d'Ivoire
7.0
75'
D
6.4
M
Jeremie Frimpong 30.Netherlands
7.0
90'
M
Mitchel Bakker 5.Netherlands
7.2
90' Goals21'
M
Robert Andrich 8.Germany
6.7
M
Exequiel Palacios 25.Argentina
6.8
F
Moussa Diaby 19.France
7.1
74'
F
Adam Hložek 23.Czech Republic
7.1
64'
F
Amine Adli 21.France
8.2
75' Goals43'
Substitutes
G
Andrey Lunev 40.Russia
D
Jonathan Tah 4.Germany
6.1
75'
D
Daley Sinkgraven 22.Netherlands
90' 90'
M
Kerem Demirbay 10.Germany
M
F. Wirtz 27.Germany
6.4
74'
M
Nadiem Amiri 11.Germany
7.1
64' Goals67'
M
Callum Hudson-Odoi 17.England
6.4
75'
F
Sardar Azmoun 9.Iran
F
Karim Bellarabi 38.Germany

Bayer 04 Leverkusen started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

Xabier Alonso Olano played with: Lukáš Hrádecký (7.2), Odilon Kossounou (7.0), Edmond Tapsoba (7.0), Piero Hincapié (6.4), Jeremie Frimpong (7.0), Exequiel Palacios (6.8), Robert Andrich (6.7), Mitchel Bakker (7.2), Moussa Diaby (7.1), Adam Hložek (7.1) and Amine Adli (8.2).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Sardar Azmoun, Jonathan Tah (6.1), Kerem Demirbay, Daley Sinkgraven, Florian Wirtz (6.4), Nadiem Amiri (7.1), Karim Bellarabi, Callum Hudson-Odoi (6.4) and Andrey Lunev.

Substitutions

Bayer 04 Leverkusen made 5 changes: Adam Hlozek for N. Amiri (64′), Moussa Diaby for Florian Wirtz (74′), Amine Adli for Callum Hudson-Odoi (75′), Odilon Kossounou  for Jonathan Tah (75′) and J. Frimpong for Daley Sinkgraven (90′).

Best player: Amine Adli​

The most impressive player for Bayer 04 Leverkusen was Amine Adli.

His rating is (8.2) with 1 goal, 32 passes (81% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 8 duels out of 16.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.​