Derby County clutches a 2-1 win against Bolton Wanderers. HIGHLIGHTS

DERBY. Derby County beat Bolton Wanderers to win 2-1. A goal from K. Sadlier was decisive in the 90min.

Derby County clutches a 2-1 win against Bolton Wanderers. HIGHLIGHTS

DERBY. Derby County beat Bolton Wanderers to win 2-1. A goal from K. Sadlier was decisive in the 90min. It was Derby County to strike first with a goal of Nathaniel Mendez-Laing at the 16′. Then Conor Hourihane scored again for Derby County in the 72′ minute. Eventually, Kieran Sadlier reduced the distance for Bolton Wanderers (90′). Finally, that was it, and the result remained 2-1. Bolton Wanderers lost this match even if it was better in terms of ball possession (58%).

The match was played at the Pride Park Stadium stadium in Derby on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Jeremy Simpson with the help of Matt McGrath and Matthew Smith. The 4th official was Declan Bourne. The weather was foggy. The temperature was quite cold at 1.9 degrees Celsius or 35.4 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 83%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 42 Ball Possession 58
Shots
  • 8 Total 6
  • 5 On Target 3
  • 3 Off Target 3
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 128 Attack 104
  • 50 Dangerous attack 40
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 4
Fouls
  • 8 Total 10
  • 1 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Bolton Wanderers had a strong ball possession 58% while Derby County was struggling with a 42% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Derby County was more pushing with 50 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Derby County won the match​.

Derby County shot 8 times, 5 on target, 3 off target. On the opposite side, Bolton Wanderers shot 6 times, 3 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Derby County received 1 yellow card (Conor Hourihane). Regarding the opposition, Bolton Wanderers received 1 yellow card (George Johnston).

Match Timeline

Nathaniel Mendez-Laing(goal)Tom Barkhuizen
16'
16'
George Johnston- Yellow
Conor Hourihane- Yellow
45'
63'
Shola Shoretire- sub ->Kieran Lee
Conor Hourihane(goal)Tom Barkhuizen
72'
73'
Elias Kachunga- sub ->Dan N\'Lundulu
James Collins- sub ->David McGoldrick
74'
Tony Springett- sub ->Tom Barkhuizen
75'
Lewis Dobbin- sub ->Nathaniel Mendez-Laing
82'
87'
Kieran Sadlier- sub ->Randell Williams
Liam Thompson- sub ->J. Knight
89'
90'
Kieran Sadlier(goal)

Standings

After this match, Derby County will have 50 points to remain in the 4th place. Talking about the opposition, Bolton Wanderers will stay with 47 points to remain in the 5th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the League One, Derby County will play away against Sheffield Wednesday on the 6th of May with a 12-5 head to head record in favor of Derby County (12 draws).

Bolton Wanderers will play away agasint Bristol Rovers on the 6th of May with a 2-0 head to head in favor of Bolton Wanderers (3 draws).

Derby County – Formation

Derby County
G
Joe Wildsmith 1.England
D
Curtis Davies 33.England
D
Craig Forsyth 3.Scotland
D
Hayden Roberts 15.England
M
Korey Smith 12.England
M
Conor Hourihane 4.Republic of Ireland
45' Goals72'
M
Max Bird 8.England
M
Jason Knight 38.Republic of Ireland
89'
F
Tom Barkhuizen 7.England
75'
F
David McGoldrick 10.Republic of Ireland
74'
F
82' Goals16'
Substitutes
G
Scott Loach 21.England
D
Jake Rooney 34.England
D
Richard Stearman 19.England
M
Liam Thompson 16.England
89'
F
Lewis Dobbin 18.England
82'
F
James Collins 9.Republic of Ireland
74'
F
Tony Springett 22.England
75'

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

The manager Paul Warne decided to play with the following team: Joe Wildsmith, Curtis Davies, Craig Forsyth, Hayden Roberts, Korey Smith, Conor Hourihane, Tom Barkhuizen, Max Bird, Jason Knight, David McGoldrick and Nathaniel Mendez-Laing.

The home team had on the bench: Liam Thompson, Lewis Norman Dobbin, James Collins, Jake Rooney, Richard Stearman, Scott Loach and Tony Springett.

Substitutions

Derby County made 4 changes: David McGoldrick for James Collins (74′), Tom Barkhuizen for T. Springett (75′), Nathaniel Mendez-Laing for Lewis Dobbin (82′) and J. Knight for L. Thompson (89′).

Bolton Wanderers – Formation

Bolton Wanderers
G
James Trafford 19.England
D
Will Aimson 15.England
D
Eoin Toal 18.Northern Ireland
D
George Johnston 6.Scotland
16'
D
Conor Bradley 21.Northern Ireland
M
Kieran Lee 20.England
63'
M
Kyle Dempsey 22.England
M
Aaron Morley 16.England
F
R Williams 27.England
87'
F
Dion Charles 10.Northern Ireland
F
Dan N'Lundulu 11.England
73'
Substitutes
D
Ricardo 5.Portugal
D
Gethin Jones 2.Wales
M
Jordan Williams 4.Wales
M
Josh Sheehan 8.Wales
F
Shola Shoretire 17.England
63'
F
Kieran Sadlier 7.Republic of Ireland
87' Goals90'
F
Elias Kachunga 24.Congo DR
73'

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

Ian Ross Evatt played with: James Trafford, Will Aimson, Eoin Toal, George Johnston, Conor Bradley, Kieran Lee, Kyle Dempsey, Aaron Morley, Randell Williams, Dion Charles and Dan Nlundulu.

The following players were sitting on the bench: Ricardo Alexandre Almeida Santos, Michael Jordan Williams, Shola Shoretire, Kieran Sadlier, Josh Sheehan, Gethin Jones and Elias Kachunga.

Substitutions

Bolton Wanderers made 3 changes: Kieran Lee for S. Shoretire (63′), Dan N’Lundulu for Elias Kachunga (73′) and Randell Williams for Kieran Sadlier (87′).

Results of the day

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