AL SHARJAH. China PR and Oman draw 1-1. W. Lei scored the first goal (21′) for China PR. A. Al equalized (75′).
The match was played at the Sharjah Stadium stadium in Al Sharjah on Thursday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Sivakorn Pu-udom with the help of Rawut Nakrit and Ronnie Koh Min Kiat. The 4th official was Mongkolchai Pechsri.
Oman was in firm control of the ball 55% while China PR was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Oman was has a more offensive attitude with 77 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 5 were on target. However, that was not enough Oman to win the match.
Oman shot 13 times, 5 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, China PR shot 11 times, 3 on target, 3 off target.
Oman received 1 yellow card (M. J. Al Khaldi). On the other side, China PR received 1 yellow card (Zhang Linpeng).
After this match, Oman will have 7 points to sit in the 7th place. Regarding the opposition, China PR will have 4 points to hold in the 8th place.
In the next match in the WC Qualification Asia, Oman will host Japan on the 16th of November with a 4-1 head to head record in favor of Japan (0 draws).
China PR will host Australia on the 16th of November with a 2-0 head to head in favor of Australia (1 draw).
Oman – Formation
Oman started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Tie Li decided to play with the following team: Faiyz Al Rashidi, Amjad Al Harthi , Ahmed Al Khamisi , Juma Marhoon Juma Al Habsi , Ali Al Busaidi , Harib Al Saadi , Jameel Al Yahmadi , Salaah Al Yahyaei , Zaher Al Aghbari , Issam Al Sabhi and Khalid Khalifa Al Hajri .
The home team had on the bench: Fahmi Durbein, Mohsin Jouhar, Arshad Al Alawi , Mohammed Al Ghafri, Abdullah Fawaz, Ahmed Al-Rawahi, Ibrahim Al Mukhaini, Khalid Al Braiki, Omer Fazari, Abdul Aziz Al Maqbali, Ahmed Khalifa Said Al Kaabi and Al Mandhar Al Alawi.
Oman made 5 changes: Z. Al Aghbari for M. J. Al Khaldi (64′), J. Al-Yahmadi for A. Al-Alawi (86′), K. Al Hajri for A. Al Alawi (86′), S. Al Yahyaei for S. R. Durbein F. (90′) and I. Al Sabhi for M. Al Ghafri (90′).
Best player: Amjad Al Harthi
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Oman was Amjad Al Harthi.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 30 passes (76% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 15. He performed 10 crosses.
China PR – Formation
China PR started with a 4-1-3-2 line-up (4-1-3-2).
Branko Ivanković played with: Junling Yan, Linpeng Zhang , Chenjie Zhu , Tyias Browning , Shenchao Wang , Wu Lei , Xin Xu , Xi Wu , Aloisio , Yuning Zhang and Alan .
These were the players on the bench: Liu Dianzuo, Wang Gang, Liu Binbin, Zhang Xizhe, Xinghan Wu, Chi Zhongguo, Junmin Hao , Wang Dalei, Li Lei, Li Ang, Elkeson and Yu Dabao.
China PR made 3 changes: L. Guofu for Wu Xinghan (67′), Xu Xin for Hao Junmin (67′) and Alan for Elkeson (80′).
Best player: Chenjie Zhu
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for China PR was Chenjie Zhu.
His rating iswith 29 passes (72% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 9.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the WC Qualification Asia.
- Korea Republic – United Arab Emirates – 1-0
- Iraq – Syria – 1-1
- Lebanon – IR Iran – 1-2
- Australia – Saudi Arabia – 0-0
- China PR – Oman – 1-1
- Vietnam – Japan – 0-1