Burnley beats Wigan Athletic 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

BURNLEY. Burnley was eventually too strong for Wigan Athletic.

Burnley beats Wigan Athletic 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

BURNLEY. Burnley was ultimately too good for Wigan Athletic with the goal of Nathan Tella (14′), Nathan Tella (48′) and Lyle Foster (76′). Burnley was much superior in terms of ball possession (78%) and that was among the factors of its victory.‚Äč

The match was played at the Turf Moor stadium in Burnley on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was John Busby assisted by Bhupinder Gill and Mark Stevens. The 4th official was Anthony Backhouse. The weather was rainy. The temperature was quite cold at 3 degrees Celsius or 37.4 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 90%.‚Äč

Match Statistics‚Äč

  • ! 78 Ball Possession 22
Shots
  • 27 Total 2
  • 7 On Target 2
  • 12 Off Target 0
  • 8 Shots blocked 0
  • 132 Attack 61
  • 108 Dangerous attack 14
  • 0 Ball safe‚Äč 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 10 Corners 0
  • 2 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 11 Total 15
  • 1 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 1
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Burnley had a superior ball possession 78% while Wigan Athletic was struggling with a 22% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Burnley had a more offensive attitude with 108 dangerous attacks and 27 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Burnley won the match‚Äč.

Burnley shot 27 times, 7 on target, 12 off target. On the other side, Wigan Athletic shot 2 times, 2 on target, 0 off target.

Cards

Burnley received 1 yellow card (C. Roberts). Talking about the opposition, Wigan Athletic received 4 yellow cards (O. Rekik, Callum Lang , Tendayi Darikwa and James McClean).

Also, Wigan Athletic didn’t end the match with 11 players after O. Rekik (Wigan Athletic) was sent off after receiving a second yellow card (28′).

Match Timeline

9'
Omar Rekik- Yellow
Nathan Tella(goal)Anass Zaroury
14'
28'
Omar Rekik(yellowred)
30'
Steven Caulker- sub ->Josh Magennis
45'
Callum Lang- Yellow
Nathan Tella(goal)J. Beyer
48'
50'
Tendayi Darikwa- Yellow
52'
James McClean- sub ->Tom Pearce
Lyle Foster- sub ->A. Barnes
63'
Jack Cork- sub ->Jóhann Berg Gudmundsson
63'
67'
Christ Tiehi- sub ->Max Power
68'
Thelo Aasgaard- sub ->Ashley Fletcher
68'
Will Keane- sub ->Callum Lang 
Michael Obafemi- sub ->Vitinho
74'
Lyle Foster(goal)Michael Obafemi
76'
79'
James McClean- Yellow
Connor Roberts- Yellow
79'
Samuel Bastien- sub ->Josh Cullen
84'
Halil Dervisoglu- sub ->Anass Zaroury
84'

Standings

After playing this match, Burnley will have 80 points to remain in the 1st place. On the other side, Wigan Athletic will stay with 32 points like Blackpool and Huddersfield Town to sit in the 24th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Championship, Burnley will host Cardiff City on the 6th of May with a 6-3 head to head in favor of Cardiff City (11 draws).

Wigan Athletic will host Rotherham United on the 6th of May with a 6-3 head to head record in favor of Wigan Athletic (3 draws).

Burnley – Formation

Burnley
G
Arijanet Murińá 49.Kosovo
7.1
D
Connor Roberts 14.Wales
7.5
79'
D
Hjalmar Ekdal 18.Sweden
6.6
D
Jordan Beyer 36.Germany
7.2
D
Ian Maatsen 29.Netherlands
6.5
M
Vitinho 22.Brazil
7.6
74'
M
7.4
63'
M
Nathan Tella 23.England
8.1
Goals14', 48'
M
Josh Cullen 24.Republic of Ireland
7.2
84'
M
Anass Zaroury 19.Belgium
7.1
84'
F
Ashley Barnes 10.Austria
6.4
63'
Substitutes
G
Bailey Peacock-Farrell 15.Northern Ireland
D
Ameen Al Dakhil 28.Belgium
M
Samuel Bastien 26.Belgium
84'
M
Jack Cork 4.England
6.8
63'
F
Michael Obafemi 45.Republic of Ireland
7.1
74'
F
Halil Dervisoglu 30.Turkey
84'
F
Lyle Foster 12.South Africa
7.2
63' Goals76'

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

The manager Vincent Kompany decided to play with the following team: Arijanet Murińá (7.1), Connor Roberts (7.5), Hjalmar Ekdal (6.6), Jordan Beyer (7.2), Ian Maatsen (6.5), J√≥hann Gu√įmundsson (7.4), Josh Cullen (7.2), Vitinho (7.6), Nathan Tella (8.1), Anass Zaroury (7.1) and Ashley Barnes (6.4).

The home team had on the bench: Ameen Al-Dakhil, Bailey Peacock-Farrell, Michael Obafemi (7.1), Samuel Bastien, Halil DerviŇüońülu, Lyle Foster (7.2) and Jack Cork (6.8).

Substitutions

Burnley made 5 changes: J√≥hann Berg Gudmundsson for Jack Cork (63′), A. Barnes for Lyle Foster (63′), Vitinho for Michael Obafemi (74′), Josh Cullen for Samuel Bastien (84′) and Anass Zaroury for Halil Dervisoglu (84′).

Best player: Nathan Tella‚Äč

The player that probably impressed the most for Burnley was Nathan Tella.

His rating is (8.1) with 2 goals, 39 passes (82% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 14. He performed 6 crosses.

Wigan Athletic – Formation

Wigan Athletic
G
Ben Amos 12.England
6.1
D
Tendayi Darikwa 27.Zimbabwe
6.2
50'
D
Ryan Nyambe 2.England
6.5
D
Omar Rekik 24.Netherlands
6.7
28'
D
C. Hughes 32.England
6.4
M
Tom Pearce 3.England
6.5
52'
M
Tom Naylor 4.England
6.8
M
Max Power 8.England
6.3
67'
M
Josh Magennis 28.Northern Ireland
6.6
30'
F
Ashley Fletcher 23.England
6.6
68'
F
Callum Lang 19.England
6.5
68' 45'
Substitutes
G
Jamie Jones 1.England
D
Steven Caulker 29.England
6.2
30'
M
Danel Sinani 25.Luxembourg
M
Christ Tiehi 22.C√īte d'Ivoire
6.3
67'
M
Thelo Aasgaard 30.Norway
6.2
68'
M
James McClean 11.Republic of Ireland
6.8
52' 79'
F
Will Keane 10.England
6.3
68'

Wigan Athletic started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).

Shaun Maloney played with: Ben Amos (6.1), Tendayi Darikwa (6.2), Charlie Hughes (6.4), Omar Rekik (6.7), Ryan Nyambe (6.5), Tom Naylor (6.8), Max Power (6.3), Tom Pearce (6.2), Josh Magennis (6.6), Callum Lang (6.5) and Ashley Fletcher (6.6).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Danel Sinani, Jamie Jones, Christ Junior Tiehi (6.3), Steven Caulker (6.2), Thelo Aasgaard (6.2), James McClean (6.5) and Will Keane (6.6).

Substitutions

Wigan Athletic made 5 changes: Josh Magennis for Steven Caulker (30′), Tom Pearce for James McClean (52′), Callum Lang¬† for Will Keane (67′), Max Power for Christ Tiehi (67′) and Ashley Fletcher for Thelo Aasgaard (68′).

Best player: Tom Naylor‚Äč

The player that probably impressed the most for Wigan Athletic was Tom Naylor.

His rating is (6.8) with 18 passes (83% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 9.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship.‚Äč