MONTEVIDEO. Fénix and River Plate didn’t manage to score any goal on Saturday..
The match was played at the Parque Capurro stadium in Montevideo on Saturday and it started at 10:00 am local time. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 20.6 degrees Celsius or 69.08 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 67%.
- 40 Ball Possession 60
- 5 Total 9
- 0 On Target 0
- 5 Off Target 9
- 0 Shots blocked 0
- 81 Attack 95
- 57 Dangerous attack 71
- 0 Ball safe 0
- 0 Penalties 0
- 7 Corners 5
- 2 Off Sides 2
- 14 Total 16
- 4 Yellow Cards 3
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 1 Red Card 0
The overall ball possession was the same with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.
None of the teams was particularly dominant in terms of ball possession. Fénix was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. River Plate that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.
Attitude and shots
River Plate had a more offensive attitude with 71 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 0 were on target. However, that was not enough River Plate to win the match.
Fénix shot 5 times, 0 on target, 5 off target. On the opposite side, River Plate shot 9 times, 0 on target, 9 off target.
Fénix received 4 yellow cards (R. Núñez, Lucas Ocampo, Angelo Gabrielli and E. Carlos). On the opposite side, River Plate received 3 yellow cards (J. De los Santos, F. Kidd and Ezequiel Busquets).
(Fénix) was sent off after receiving a red card in the (75′).
After this match, Fénix will have 6 points like Boston River to hold in the 15th place. Regarding the opposition, River Plate will have 15 points like Nacional and Deportivo Maldonado to sit in the 6th place.
In the next match in the Primera Division, Fénix will host La Luz on the 12th of May with a 0-0 head to head.
River Plate will host Liverpool on the 12th of May with a 16-14 head to head stats in favor of Liverpool (6 draws).
Fénix – Formation
Fénix started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Leonel Rocco Herrera decided to play with the following team: Cristian Geist, Ángelo Gabrielli, Agustin Da Silveira Munoa, Guillermo Pereira, Santiago Franca, Joaquín Ochoa, Camilo Núñez, Richard Núñez, Gonzalo Vega, Gustavo Alles and Agustín Ocampo.
The home team had on the bench: Emiliano Marquez, Guillermo Fratta, Jairo O’Neill, Emanuel Carlos, Juan Álvez, Adrián Argachá, Ignacio Sosa, Maicol Ferreira, Sebastián da Silva and Fabián Estoyanoff.
Fénix made 4 changes: J. Ochoa for R. Carlos González (46′), Diego Vega Martínez for Juan Álvez Ortiz (77′), Lucas Ocampo for Maicol Ferreira (83′) and Gustavo Alles for Jesús Sebastián da Silva Mattos (90′).
River Plate – Formation
River Plate started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Gustavo Díaz Domínguez played with: Fabrizio Correa, Maxi Pereira, Gonzalo Viera, Santiago Brunelli, Facundo Kidd, Joaquín Trasante, Ramiro Cristobal, Juan Cruz De los Santos, Pablo López, Gonzalo Castro and Hernán Rivero.
The following players were sitting on the bench: Rodrigo Formento, Horacio Salaberry, Ezequiel Busquets, Matías Alfonso, Walter Gargano, Cristian Barros, Ihojan Fabián Pérez Cuadro, Pablo García, Joaquín Lavega and Jonathan Dos Santos.
River Plate made 4 changes: P. López for Pablo García (46′), F. Kidd for Ezequiel Busquets (69′), H. Rivero for Jonathan Dos Santos Duré (70′) and J. De los Santos for Joaquín Lavega Colzada (70′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Primera Division.
- Torque – Racing – 0-2
- Defensor Sporting – Cerro – 1-1
- Fénix – River Plate – 0-0