Standard Liège II steals a draw against KRC Genk II

GENK. Standard Liège II managed to capture a late draw against KRC Genk II with a late goal from A. Buksa.

Standard Liège II steals a draw against KRC Genk II

GENK. Standard Liège II managed to clinch a draw against KRC Genk II with a late goal from A. Buksa scored in the (90′) after KRC Genk II got a lead with a goal from K. John (11′). Standard Liège II was not able to win even if it was better in terms of ball possession (56%)

The match was played at the B-Veld Racing Genk stadium in Genk on Sunday and it started at 7:15 pm local time. The referee was Simon Bourdeaud’hui with the support of Bryan Bijnens and Quentin Blaise. The 4th official was Klass Clerkx. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold at 3.2 degrees Celsius or 37.67 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 89%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 44 Ball Possession 56
Shots
  • 13 Total 11
  • 7 On Target 5
  • 6 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 123 Attack 128
  • 69 Dangerous attack 79
  • 98 Ball safe​ 91
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 6
Fouls
  • 14 Total 8
  • 1 Yellow Cards 2
  • 1 Double Yellow 0
  • 3 Red Card 1
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Standard Liège II had a superior ball possession 56% while KRC Genk II was struggling with a 44% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Standard Liège II was putting more pressure with 79 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 5 were on target. However, that was not enough Standard Liège II to win the match​.

KRC Genk II shot 13 times, 7 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Standard Liège II shot 11 times, 5 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

KRC Genk II received 1 yellow card (F. Al Mazyani). Talking about the opposition, Standard Liège II received 2 yellow cards (L. Noubi and B. Traoré).

F. Al Mazyani (KRC Genk II) was sent off after receiving a second yellow card (90′).

Also, Standard Liège II didn’t finish the match with 11 players after M. Epolo (Standard Liège II) was sent off after receiving a straight red card in the (76′).

Match Timeline

11'
38'
45'
61'
62'
Noah Mawete Kinsiona- sub ->L. Kuavita
63'
Ilyes Ziani- sub ->R. Berberi
70'
Anisse Brrou- sub ->A. Calut
70'
Victory Beniangba- Red
76'
76'
Matthieu Luka Epolo- Red
77'
Brahim Traoré- Yellow
79'
Elias Mago- sub ->T. da Silva
82'
89'
89'
90'
Aleksander Buksa(goal)
90'

Standings

After playing this contest, KRC Genk II will have 24 points to remain in the 5th place. On the other side, Standard Liège II will have 23 points to sit in the 8th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Challenger Pro League, KRC Genk II will host Lommel United on the 21st of April with a 2-0 head to head stats in favor of Lommel United (0 draws).

Standard Liège II will play away agasint Lommel United on the 12th of May with a 2-1 head to head record in favor of Standard Liège II (0 draws).

KRC Genk II – Formation

KRC Genk II
G
Mike Penders 41.Belgium
D
Matisse Didden 27.Belgium
D
Tuur Rommens 55.Belgium
D
Daan Dierckx 52.Belgium
D
Faissal Al Mazyani 63.Belgium
90'
D
Victory Beniangba 79.Nigeria
76'
M
Bastien Toma 6.Switzerland
M
Jay-Dee Geusens 15.Belgium
61'
F
Kelvin Pius John 20.Tanzania
89' Goals11'
F
Jamie Yayi Mpie 60.Belgium
89'
Substitutes
G
B. Stevens 51.Belgium
D
Nolan Martens 64.Belgium
D
M
Maarten Swerts 56.Belgium
89'
M
61' 82'
F
Cédric Nuozzi 74.Belgium
89'
F
Deniz Arabaci 57.Belgium

The manager Hans Somers decided to play with the following team: Mike Penders, Matisse Didden, Tuur Rommens, Daan Dierckx, Faissal Al Mazyani, Victory Beniangba, Bastien Toma, Jay-Dee Geusens, Ibrahima Sory Bangoura, Jamie Yayi Mpie and Kelvin Pius John.

The home team had on the bench: Nolan Martens, Brent Stevens, Josue Ndenge Kongolo, Cédric Nuozzi, Maarten Swerts, Matías Alejandro Galarza and Deniz Arabaci.

Substitutions

KRC Genk II made 3 changes: J. Geusens for Matías Alejandro Galarza (61′), Jamie Yayi Mpie for Cédric Nuozzi (89′) and K. John for Maarten Swerts (89′).

Standard Liège II – Formation

Standard Liège II
G
Matthieu Luka Epolo 40.Belgium
76'
D
A. Calut 31.Belgium
70'
D
Brahim Traoré 28.France
77'
D
Lucas Noubi Ngnokam 51.Belgium
38'
D
79'
D
Noah Dodeigne 21.Belgium
70'
M
Rayan Berberi 18.Luxembourg
63'
M
Cihan Çanak 61.Belgium
M
62'
M
Sacha Banse 8.Belgium
F
Aleksander Buksa 44.Poland
Goals90'
Substitutes
G
Elias Mago 1.Morocco
79'
D
Birame Diaw 25.Senegal
D
Frédéric Duplus 19.France
M
Ilyes Ziani 24.Belgium
63'
M
62'
F
Brahim Ghalidi 37.Belgium
70'
F
Anisse Brrou 23.Belgium
70'

Joseph Laumann played with: Matthieu Luka Epolo, Alexandro Calut, Brahim Traoré, Lucas Noubi Ngnokam, Thiago Paulo da Silva, Noah Dodeigne, Rayan Berberi, Cihan Çanak, Léandre Filipe Kuavita, Sacha Banse and Aleksander Buksa.

They had on the bench: Ilyes Ziani, Elias Mago, Birame Diaw, Frédéric Duplus, Brahim Ghalidi, Anisse Brrou and Noah Mawete Kinsiona.

Substitutions

Standard Liège II made 5 changes: L. Kuavita for Noah Mawete Kinsiona (62′), R. Berberi for Ilyes Ziani (63′), A. Calut for Anisse Brrou (70′), N. Dodeigne for Brahim Ghalidi (70′) and T. da Silva for Elias Mago (79′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Challenger Pro League.​