ELCHE. Osasuna and Elche draw 1-1. C. Ávila scored the first goal (20′) for Osasuna. J. Ángel made it even (67′). Osasuna was not able to win even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%)
The match was played at the Estadio Manuel Martínez Valero stadium in Elche on Sunday and it started at 4:15 pm local time. In front of 17,589 spectators. The referee was Alejandro Muñíz Ruiz who had the assistance of Fabián Blanco Rodríguez and José Antonio Garrido Romero. The 4th official was Gerard Brull Acerete. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold at 10.1 degrees Celsius or 50.18 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 38%.
Osasuna had a superior ball possession 58% while Elche was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Osasuna had a more offensive attitude with 46 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 4 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Osasuna to win the contest.
Elche shot 14 times, 4 on target, 10 off target. On the opposite side, Osasuna shot 9 times, 4 on target, 5 off target.
Elche received 2 yellow cards (José Ángel Carmona and Lautaro Blanco). On the other side, Osasuna received 1 yellow card (Chimy Ávila).
After this match, Elche will have 6 points to hold in the 20th place. On the opposite side, Osasuna will have 28 points like Real Betis to hold in the 7th place.
In the next match in the La Liga, Elche will play away against Sevilla on the 28th of January with a 5-1 head to head statistic in favor of Sevilla (2 draws).
Osasuna will host Atlético Madrid on the 29th of January with a 18-7 head to head stats in favor of Atlético Madrid (3 draws).
Elche – Formation
Elche started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
The manager Pablo Javier Machín Díez decided to play with the following team: Édgar Badía, Helibelton Palacios , Enzo Roco , Pedro Bigas , José Ángel Carmona , Omar Mascarell , Gerard Gumbau , Lautaro Blanco , Pere Milla , Lucas Boyé and Fidel .
The home team had on the bench: Roger Martí, Carlos Clerc, Lisandro Magallán, Gonzalo Verdú, Diego González, Tete Morente, Axel Werner, Ezequiel Ponce , Raúl Guti and Josan.
Elche made 5 changes: Lautaro Blanco for Carlos Clerc (69′), Fidel for E. Ponce (69′), Pere Milla for Raúl Guti (80′), Lucas Boyé for Roger Martí (87′) and José Ángel Carmona for Tete Morente (88′).
Best player: José Ángel Carmona
The player that probably impressed the most for Elche was José Ángel Carmona.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 20 passes (75% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 10 duels out of 15. He performed 4 crosses.
Osasuna – Formation
Osasuna started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Jagoba Arrasate Elustondo played with: Aitor Fernández, Diego Moreno , Aridane Hernández , David García , Manuel Sánchez , Moi Gómez , Pablo Ibáñez Lumbreras , Darko Brašanac , Chimy Ávila , Ante Budimir and Kike Barja .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Rubén García, Unai García, Aimar Oroz , Abdessamad Ezzalzouli , Sergio Herrera, Kike García , Juan Cruz and Jon Moncayola .
Osasuna made 5 changes: Moi Gómez for Aimar Oroz (56′), Chimy Ávila for Rubén García (65′), Pablo Ibáñez for Moncayola (65′), Kike Barja for Kike García (74′) and Kike Barja for Abde Ezzalzouli (74′).
Best player: Aridane Hernández
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Osasuna was Aridane Hernández.
His rating iswith 51 passes (88% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 6.
Results of the day
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