ABERDEEN. Aberdeen conquers Kilmarnock 2-0 after Duk scores 2 goals.
The match was played at the Pittodrie Stadium stadium in Aberdeen on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Don Robertson who had the assistance of David Doig and Chris Rae. The 4th official was Chris Fordyce. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 8.4 degrees Celsius or 47.08 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 84%.
- 55 Ball Possession 45
- 13 Total 16
- 3 On Target 2
- 5 Off Target 8
- 5 Shots blocked 6
- 143 Attack 101
- 55 Dangerous attack 43
- 0 Ball safe 0
- 0 Penalties 0
- 5 Corners 8
- 1 Off Sides 2
- 12 Total 5
- 1 Yellow Cards 1
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 2 Substitutions 4
Aberdeen was in firm control of the ball 55% while Kilmarnock was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Aberdeen was putting more pressure with 55 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 3 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Aberdeen won the match.
Aberdeen shot 13 times, 3 on target, 5 off target. Regarding the opposition, Kilmarnock shot 16 times, 2 on target, 8 off target.
Aberdeen received 1 yellow card (Jonny Hayes). On the opposite side, Kilmarnock received 1 yellow card (D. Watson).
After playing this contest, Aberdeen will have 47 points to hold in the 3rd place. Talking about the opposition, Kilmarnock will stay with 28 points to remain in the 10th place.
In the next match in the Premiership, Aberdeen will host Rangers on the 23rd of April with a 28-8 head to head stats in favor of Rangers (13 draws).
Kilmarnock will play away agasint St. Mirren on the 22nd of April with a 19-13 head to head statistic in favor of Kilmarnock (13 draws).
Aberdeen – Formation
Aberdeen started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Barry Robson decided to play with the following team: Kelle Roos, Matthew Pollock , Angus MacDonald , Liam Scales , Ross McCrorie , Ryan Duncan , Leighton Clarkson , Ylber Ramadani , Jonny Hayes , Bojan Miovski and Luís Henriques de Barros Lopes .
The home team had on the bench: Jayden Richardson, Matthew Kennedy, Alfie Bavidge, Marley Watkins , Jay Gorter, Jack Mackenzie, Dilan Markanday, Patrik Myslovič and Hayden Coulson.
Aberdeen made only 1 change substituting Bojan Miovski for Marley Watkins (72′).
Best player: Luís Henriques de Barros Lopes
The player that probably impressed the most for Aberdeen was Luís Henriques de Barros Lopes.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 18 passes (83% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 15. He performed 2 crosses.
Kilmarnock – Formation
Kilmarnock started with a 3-5-1-1 line-up (3-5-1-1).
Derek McInnes played with: Sam Walker, Lewis Mayo , Joe Wright , Jeriel Dorsett , Danny Armstrong , David Watson , Bradley Lyons , Liam Donnelly , Luke Chambers , Jordan Jones and Christian Doidge .
They had on the bench: Scott Robinson, Ryan Alebiosu , Kerr Mcinroy, Fraser Murray, Alan Power, Bobby Wales, Ash Taylor, Blair Alston and Zachary Hemming.
Kilmarnock made 3 changes: Bradley Lyons for Ryan Alebiousu (46′), Jordan Jones for Scott Robinson (72′) and Danny Armstrong for Fraser Murray (81′).
Best player: Lewis Mayo
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Kilmarnock was Lewis Mayo.
His rating iswith 31 passes (58% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 17.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Premiership.
- St. Johnstone – Ross County – 0-2
- Motherwell – Livingston – 3-0
- Hearts – St. Mirren – 0-2
- Celtic – Rangers – 3-2
- Aberdeen – Kilmarnock – 2-0