SZCZECIN. Pogoń Szczecin defeats Warta Poznań 3-1.
The match was played at the Stadion Miejski im. Floriana Krygiera stadium in Szczecin on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. In front of 9,482 spectators. The referee was Damian Kos with the help of Bartosz Heinig and Dariusz Bohonos. The 4th official was Łukasz Ostrowski. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold at 2.7 degrees Celsius or 36.86 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 87%.
- 53 Ball Possession 47
- 19 Total 13
- 8 On Target 3
- 6 Off Target 3
- 5 Shots blocked 7
- 61 Attack 53
- 63 Dangerous attack 56
- 50 Ball safe 54
- 0 Penalties 0
- 7 Corners 4
- 1 Off Sides 3
- 13 Total 10
- 2 Yellow Cards 1
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 5 Substitutions 5
No teams had a vastly superior advantage in terms of ball possession. Pogoń Szczecin was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Warta Poznań that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Pogoń Szczecin was more pushing with 63 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 8 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Pogoń Szczecin won the match.
Pogoń Szczecin shot 19 times, 8 on target, 6 off target. Talking about the opposition, Warta Poznań shot 13 times, 3 on target, 3 off target.
Pogoń Szczecin received 2 yellow cards (Linus Wahlqvist and Rafal Kurzawa). Talking about the opposition, Warta Poznań received 1 yellow card (E. Destan).
After playing this encounter, Pogoń Szczecin will have 33 points to hold in the 5th place. Talking about the opposition, Warta Poznań will stay with 27 points to hold in the 10th place.
In the next match in the Ekstraklasa, Pogoń Szczecin will host Korona Kielce on the 18th of March with a 9-4 head to head statistic in favor of Pogoń Szczecin (9 draws).
Warta Poznań will host Cracovia Kraków on the 12th of March with a 4-1 head to head statistic in favor of Warta Poznań (0 draws).
Pogoń Szczecin – Formation
Pogoń Szczecin started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Jens Gustafsson decided to play with the following team: Dante Stipica, Linus Wahlqvist , Konstantinos Triantafyllopoulos , Mariusz Malec , Leonardo Koutris , Mateusz Łęgowski , Damian Dąbrowski , Marcel Wedrychowski , Sebastian Kowalczyk , Kamil Grosicki and Luka Zahović .
The home team had on the bench: Bartosz Klebaniuk, Léo Borges, Paweł Stolarski, Vahan Bichakhchyan, Mariusz Fornalczyk, Rafał Kurzawa , Adrian Przyborek , Pontus Almqvist and Alexander Gorgon.
Pogoń Szczecin made 5 changes: M. Łęgowski for Rafał Kurzawa (46′), M. Wędrychowski for Pontus Almqvist (69′), Kamil Grosicki for Adrian Przyborek (78′), Linus Wahlqvist for Paweł Stolarski (79′) and Luka Zahovic for Alexander Gorgon (90′).
Best player: Kamil Grosicki
The most impressive player for Pogoń Szczecin was Kamil Grosicki.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 26 passes (80% accurate) and 4 key passes. He performed 5 crosses.
Warta Poznań – Formation
Warta Poznań started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
Dawid Szulczek played with: Adrian Lis, Dimitrios Stavropoulos , Dawid Szymonowicz , Robert Ivanov , Jan Grzesik , Maciej Żurawski , Michał Kopczyński , Konrad Matuszewski , Kajetan Szmyt , Miłosz Szczepański and Adam Zreľák .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Jedrzej Grobelny, Kamil Koscielny, Jakub Kiełb, Niilo Mäenpää , Miguel Luís , Stefan Savić, Enis Destan, Jakub Paszkowski and Szymon Sarbinowski.
Warta Poznań made 5 changes: Milosz Szczepanski for Miguel Luís (58′), Michal Kopczynski for Niilo Maenpaa (58′), Konrad Matuszewski for Jakub Kiełb (71′), Maciej Zurawski for Stefan Savić (82′) and Kajetan Szmyt for Enis Destan (82′).
Best player: Miłosz Szczepański
The player that probably impressed the most for Warta Poznań was Miłosz Szczepański.
His rating iswith 18 passes (94% accurate) and 1 key pass. 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 Ekstraklasa.
- Raków Częstochowa – Górnik Zabrze – 2-0
- Pogoń Szczecin – Warta Poznań – 3-1
- Korona Kielce – Lechia Gdańsk – 1-0