WINTERTHUR. Servette was able to turn the tables against Winterthur to win 2-1. All goals were scored in the second half. It was Winterthur to strike first with a goal of Joaquín Ardaiz at the 53′. Then it was a goal in the 63′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Théo Valls gave the win to Servette in the 77′ minute. Servette made the most of its superior ball possession (56%).
The match was played at the Stadion Schützenwiese stadium in Winterthur on Wednesday and it started at 6:45 pm local time. The referee was Stefan Horisberger with the assistance of Pascal Hirzel and Guillaume Maire. The 4th official was Johannes von Mandach. The weather was foggy. The temperature was quite cold at 2.9 degrees Celsius or 37.24 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 78%.
- 44 Ball Possession 56
- 13 Total 11
- 5 On Target 3
- 4 Off Target 5
- 4 Shots blocked 3
- 99 Attack 124
- 82 Dangerous attack 108
- 66 Ball safe 81
- 0 Penalties 0
- 10 Corners 6
- 11 Total 9
- 1 Yellow Cards 1
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 5 Substitutions 5
Servette had a strong ball possession 56% while Winterthur was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Servette had a more offensive attitude with 108 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 3 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Servette won the match.
Winterthur shot 14 times, 5 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, Servette shot 12 times, 3 on target, 8 off target.
Winterthur received 1 yellow card (Adrian Gantenbein). Talking about the opposition, Servette received 1 yellow card (Alexis Antunes ).
After playing this contest, Winterthur will stay with 20 points like Zürich to remain in the 10th place. Talking about the opposition, Servette will have 32 points to hold in the 2nd place.
In the next match in the Super League, Winterthur will host Luzern on the 10th of April with a 4-3 head to head record in favor of Luzern (1 draw).
Servette will play away agasint Sion on the 8th of April with a 8-7 head to head record in favor of Sion (9 draws).
Winterthur – Formation
Winterthur started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
The manager Bruno Berner decided to play with the following team: Markus Kuster, Adrian Gantenbein , Yannick Schmid , Granit Lekaj , Souleymane Diaby , Francisco Jose Rodriguez , Remo Arnold , Nishan Burkart , Matteo Di Giusto , Joaquín Ardaiz and Roman Buess .
The home team had on the bench: Armin Abaz, Roy Gelmi, Michael Gonçalves, Tobias Schättin, Eris Abedini, Thibault Corbaz , Samuel Ballet , Sayfallah Ltaief and Noe Holenstein.
Winterthur made 4 changes: Francisco Rodríguez for Thibault Corbaz (46′), Remo Arnold for Eris Abedini (64′), Nishan Burkart for S. Ltaief (74′) and Joaquín Ardaiz for Samuel Ballet (74′).
Best player: Joaquín Ardaiz
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Winterthur was Joaquín Ardaiz.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 14 passes (50% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 6 duels out of 11. He performed 1 cross.
Servette – Formation
Servette started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Alain Geiger played with: Edin Omeragic, Kevin Mbabu , Steve Rouiller , Yoan Severin , Anthony Baron , Alexis Antunes , David Douline , Theo Valls , Miroslav Stevanović , Chris Bedia and Patrick Pflücke .
They had on the bench: Nicolas Vouilloz, Sidiki Camara, Boris Cespedes, Enzo Crivelli , Dereck Kutesa , Ronny Rodelin, Samba Lélé Diba, Léo Besson and Théo Magnin .
Servette could not rely on the presence of E. Crivelli (injured).
Servette made 5 changes: Kevin Mbabu for Théo Magnin (57′), David Douline for Boris Cespedes (58′), Chris Bedia for Enzo Crivelli (58′), Alexis Antunes for Dereck Kutesa (63′) and Patrick Pflücke for Ronny Rodelin (90′).
Best player: Miroslav Stevanović
The most impressive player for Servette was Miroslav Stevanović.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 36 passes (80% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 16. He performed 5 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Super League.
- Winterthur – Servette – 1-2