ALBACETE. Granada topped Albacete to win 2-1. It was Granada to strike first with a goal of Myrto Uzuni at the 30′. Then Ricard Sánchez scored again for Granada in the 54′ minute. Eventually, Higinio Marín reduced the distance for Albacete (64′). Finally, that was it, and the result remained 2-1.
The match was played at the Estadio Carlos Belmonte stadium in Albacete on Saturday and it started at 4:15 pm local time. The referee was Mateo Busquets Ferrer with the collaboration of José Miguel Bordoy Homar and Víctor Jiménez Yustos. The 4th official was Jorge Díaz Escudero. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 15.5 degrees Celsius or 59.81 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 36%.
The ball possession was not so different. Albacete was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Granada that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Albacete was putting more pressure with 38 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 5 were on target. Anyway, Granada succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Albacete shot 9 times, 5 on target, 3 off target. Regarding the opposition, Granada shot 9 times, 4 on target, 4 off target.
Albacete received 2 yellow cards (Riki Rodríguez and Manu Fuster). Talking about the opposition, Granada received 5 yellow cards (Y. Bodiger, Miguel Rubio, Myrto Uzuni, Ignasi Miquel and Raúl Fernández).
After this match, Albacete will stay with 51 points to sit in the 6th place. On the opposite side, Granada will have 58 points like Las Palmas to sit in the 2nd place.
In the next match in the La Liga 2, Albacete will play away against Real Zaragoza on the 26th of March with a 6-4 head to head in favor of Real Zaragoza (6 draws).
Granada will play away agasint Sporting Gijón on the 2nd of April with a 5-4 head to head in favor of Sporting Gijón (2 draws).
Albacete – Formation
Albacete started with a 5-4-1 line-up (5-4-1).
The manager Rubén Albés Yáñez decided to play with the following team: Bernabé Barragán, Álvaro Rodríguez , Flavien Boyomo , Lander Olaetxea , Cristian Glauder , Julio Alonso , Jonathan Dubasin , Riki Rodríguez , Fran Álvarez , Manuel Fuster and Higinio Marín .
The home team had on the bench: Carlos Isaac, Mohammed Djetei, Juan Antonio Ros , Rodrigo Alonso, Jovanny Bolívar, Juanma García , Diego Altube, Dani Escriche and Juan María Alcedo.
Albacete made 5 changes: Fran Álvarez for Juan Antonio (55′), Cristian Glauder for Juanma García (62′), Jonathan Dubasin for Dani Escriche (75′), Álvaro Rodríguez for Carlos Muñoz (75′) and Riki Rodríguez for Carlos Muñoz (86′).
Best player: Flavien Boyomo
The player that probably impressed the most for Albacete was Flavien Boyomo.
His rating iswith 49 passes (75% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 7.
Granada – Formation
Granada started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
Francisco José López Fernández played with: Raúl Fernández, Ricard Sánchez , Víctor Díaz , Ignasi Miquel , Carlos Neva , Óscar Melendo , Yann Bodiger , Pol Lozano , José Callejón , Shon Weissman and Myrto Uzuni .
They had on the bench: Miguel Rubio, Njegoš Petrović, Famara Diédhiou , Alberto Soro, Jonathan Silva, Adria Miquel Bosch Sanchis, Antonio Puertas , Sergio Ruiz Alonso, André Ferreira, Víctor Meseguer, Alberto Perea and Bryan Zaragoza.
Granada made 5 changes: José Callejón for Alberto Perea (59′), Víctor Díaz for Miguel Ángel Rubio (59′), Shon Weissman for Famara Diédhiou (70′), Óscar Melendo for Antonio Puertas (70′) and Myrto Uzuni for Njegos Petrovic (79′).
Best player: Ricard Sánchez
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Granada was Ricard Sánchez.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 32 passes (62% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 4 duels out of 7. He performed 4 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the La Liga 2.
- FC Andorra – UD Ibiza – 2-2
- Ponferradina – Deportivo Alavés – 1-0
- Albacete – Granada – 1-2
- Leganés – Real Oviedo – 0-1
- Tenerife – Las Palmas – 4-1