BOURNEMOUTH. AFC Bournemouth demolishes Swansea City 4-0 with goals of D. Solanke (26′), D. Solanke (49′), J. Anthony (66′) and J. Anthony (90′). Swansea City lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (60%).
The match was played at the Vitality Stadium stadium in Bournemouth on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Tony Harrington with the help of Constantine Hatzidakis and Samuel Lewis. The 4th official was Andy Davies. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 12.5 degrees Celsius or 54.43 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 82%.
- 40 Ball Possession 60
- 16 Total 7
- 6 On Target 2
- 10 Off Target 5
- 0 Shots blocked 0
- 76 Attack 85
- 39 Dangerous attack 33
- 0 Ball safe 0
- 0 Penalties 0
- 7 Corners 2
- 1 Off Sides 4
- 16 Total 6
- 2 Yellow Cards 3
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 3 Substitutions 3
Swansea City had a superior ball possession 60% while AFC Bournemouth was struggling with a 40% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
AFC Bournemouth was has a more offensive attitude with 39 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why AFC Bournemouth won the match.
AFC Bournemouth shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target. Regarding the opposition, Swansea City shot 7 times, 2 on target, 5 off target.
AFC Bournemouth received 2 yellow cards (P. Billing and D. Solanke). Regarding the opposition, Swansea City received 3 yellow cards (R. Bennett, F. Downes and O. Ntcham).
After this encounter, AFC Bournemouth will have 40 points to sit in the 1st place. Talking about the opposition, Swansea City will stay with 23 points to sit in the 12th place.
In the next match in the Championship, AFC Bournemouth will play away against Derby County on the 21st of November with a 4-0 head to head record in favor of Derby County (2 draws).
Swansea City will host Blackpool on the 20th of November with a 4-1 head to head record in favor of Blackpool (3 draws).
AFC Bournemouth – Formation
AFC Bournemouth started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Scott Parker decided to play with the following team: Mark Travers, Jack Stacey , Gary Cahill , Lloyd Kelly , Leif Davis , Jefferson Lerma , Gavin Kilkenny , Ryan Christie , Philip Billing , Jaidon Anthony and Dominic Solanke .
The home team had on the bench: Will Dennis, Emiliano Marcondes, Robbie Brady, Jamal Lowe, Lewis Cook , Morgan Rogers and Chris Mepham.
AFC Bournemouth made 3 changes: R. Christie for J. Lowe (75′), P. Billing for L. Cook (83′) and D. Solanke for M. Rogers (86′).
Best player: Dominic Solanke
The player that probably impressed the most for AFC Bournemouth was Dominic Solanke.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 10 passes (70% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 7. He performed 1 cross.
Swansea City – Formation
Swansea City started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
On the other side, Russell Martin played with: Ben Hamer, Ryan Bennett , Kyle Naughton , Ryan Manning , Ethan Laird , Matt Grimes , Flynn Downes , Jake Bidwell , Olivier Ntcham , Jamie Paterson and Joël Piroe .
These were the players on the bench: Steven-Andreas Benda, Ben Cabango, Korey Smith, Liam Cullen, Liam Walsh , Joel Latibeaudiere and Morgan Whittaker .
Swansea City made 3 changes: F. Downes for K. Smith (67′), J. Bidwell for M. Whittaker (67′) and O. Ntcham for L. Walsh (76′).
Best player: Ryan Manning
The most impressive player for Swansea City was Ryan Manning.
His rating iswith 68 passes (75% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 12 duels out of 15. He performed 1 cross.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Championship.
- AFC Bournemouth – Swansea City – 4-0
- Barnsley – Hull City – 0-2
- Birmingham City – Reading – 1-2
- Blackburn Rovers – Sheffield United – 3-1
- Blackpool – Queens Park Rangers – 1-1
- Cardiff City – Huddersfield Town – 2-1
- Coventry City – Bristol City – 3-2
- Luton Town – Stoke City – 0-1
- Millwall – Derby County – 1-1
- Nottingham Forest – Preston North End – 3-0
- Peterborough United – Fulham – 0-1
- West Bromwich Albion – Middlesbrough – 1-1