France demolishes Kazakhstan 8-0 showing huge dominance

PARIS. France demolishes Kazakhstan 8-0 with goals of

France demolishes Kazakhstan 8-0 showing huge dominance

PARIS. France demolishes Kazakhstan 8-0 with goals of K. Mbappe (6′), K. Mbappe (12′), K. Mbappe (32′), K. Benzema (55′), K. Benzema (59′), A. Rabiot (75′), A. Griezmann (84′ pen) and K. Mbappe (87′). France was unquestionably better in terms of ball possession (66%) was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on Saturday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Glenn Nyberg with the assistance of Mahbod Beigi and Andreas Söderkvist. The 4th official was Kaspar Sjöberg. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.3 degrees Celsius or 50.45 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 94%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 66 Ball Possession 34
Shots
  • 20 Total 5
  • 14 On Target 3
  • 3 Off Target 1
  • 3 Shots blocked 1
  • 139 Attack 62
  • 69 Dangerous attack 15
  • 69 Ball safe​ 64
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 13 Total 8
  • 1 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 6 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

France had a superior ball possession 66% while Kazakhstan was struggling with a 34% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

France was was more pushing with 69 dangerous attacks and 20 shots of which 14 were on target. This is one of the reasons why France won the match​.

France shot 20 times, 14 on target, 3 off target. On the opposite side, Kazakhstan shot 5 times, 3 on target, 1 off target.

Cards

France received 1 yellow card (K. Benzema). On the other side, Kazakhstan received 2 yellow cards (O. Omirtaev and V. Vasiljev).

Match Timeline

6'
12'
32'
51'
52'
55'
59'
60'
60'
68'
72'
72'
73'
75'
80'
80'
83'
84'
85'
87'
89'

Standings

Standings

Group A

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
20
8

Group B

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
19
8
15
8
10
8

Group C

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
16
8

Group D

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
18
8
12
8
11
8

Group E

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
20
8
15
8

Group F

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
27
10
23
10
16
10
16
10
1
10

Group G

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
21
10
18
10
9
10

Group H

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
23
10
22
10
14
10
14
10
5
10
5
10

Group I

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
26
10
20
10
18
10
17
10
6
10

Group J

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
27
10
17
10
12
10
9
10

After playing this match, France will have 15 points to remain in the 1st place. Talking about the opposition, Kazakhstan will stay with 3 points to hold in the 5th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the WC Qualification Europe, France will play away with Finland on the 16th of November with a 3-1 head to head statistic in favor of France (0 draws).

France – Formation

France
G
Hugo Lloris 1.France
7.3
D
Lucas Hernández 21.France
7.4
80'
D
Dayot Upamecano 4.France
6.6
D
Jules Koundé 3.France
7.3
M
Theo Hernández 22.France
8.3
M
N'Golo Kanté 13.France
6.9
72'
M
Adrien Rabiot 14.France
7.9
Goals75'
M
Kingsley Coman 11.France
9.0
80'
F
Karim Benzema 19.France
8.4
72' 52' Goals55', 59'
F
8.8
Goals84'
F
Kylian Mbappé 10.France
10.0
89' Goals6', 12', 32', 87'
Substitutes
G
Benoît Costil 16.France
G
Alphonse Aréola 23.France
D
Léo Dubois 12.France
D
Kurt Zouma 15.France
D
Benjamin Pavard 2.France
6.2
80'
D
Lucas Digne 18.France
D
Clément Lenglet 5.France
6.9
80'
M
Jordan Veretout 6.France
M
6.8
72'
M
Mattéo Guendouzi 17.France
F
89'
F
Moussa Diaby 20.France
7.4
72'

France started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).

The manager Didier Deschamps decided to play with the following team: Hugo Lloris (7.3), Jules Koundé (7.3), Dayot Upamecano (6.6), Lucas Hernández (7.4), Kingsley Coman (9.0), N’Golo Kanté (6.9), Adrien Rabiot (7.9), Theo Hernández (8.3), Antoine Griezmann (8.8), Karim Benzema (8.4) and Kylian Mbappé (10.0).

The home team had on the bench: Jordan Veretout, Léo Dubois, Benoît Costil, Alphonse Aréola, Wissam Ben Yedder, Aurélien Tchouaméni (6.8), Kurt Zouma, Mattéo Guendouzi, Benjamin Pavard (6.2), Moussa Diaby (7.4), Lucas Digne and Clément Lenglet (6.9).

Substitutions

France made 5 changes: K. Benzema for M. Diaby (72′), N. Kante for A. Tchouameni (72′), K. Coman for B. Pavard (80′), L. Hernandez for C. Lenglet (80′) and K. Mbappe for W. Ben Yedder (89′).

Best player: Kylian Mbappé​

The player that probably impressed the most for France was Kylian Mbappé.

His rating is (10.0) with 4 goals, 62 passes (83% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 2 duels out of 6. He performed 3 crosses. He hit the woodwork once times.

Kazakhstan – Formation

Kazakhstan
G
Stas Pokatilov 1.Kazakhstan
5.0
D
Temirlan Erlanov 4.Kazakhstan
5.2
D
Marat Bystrov 23.Kazakhstan
5.2
85'
D
Aleksandr Marochkin 22.Kazakhstan
5.6
D
Nuraly Alip 3.Kazakhstan
4.8
D
Maksat Taykenov 6.Kazakhstan
5.4
M
Islambek Kuat 5.Kazakhstan
6.2
M
Erkin Tapalov 18.Kazakhstan
6.7
68'
M
Samat Zharynbetov 10.Kazakhstan
5.8
F
Abat Aimbetov 17.Kazakhstan
6.3
60'
F
Oralkhan Omirtayev 7.Kazakhstan
6.9
60' 51'
Substitutes
G
M. Seysen 15.Kazakhstan
G
Bekkhan Shaizada 12.Kazakhstan
D
Bagdat Kairov 21.Kazakhstan
6.5
85'
D
Alibek Kassym 13.Kazakhstan
D
S. Tursynbay 2.Kazakhstan
M
Bauyrzhan Baytana 11.Kazakhstan
6.4
68'
M
V. Vassiljev 14.Kazakhstan
5.8
60' 83'
F
Artur Shushenachev 9.Kazakhstan
F
Aybar Zhaksylykov 20.Kazakhstan
6.3
60'

Kazakhstan started with a 5-3-2 line-up (5-3-2).

Talgat Baysufinov played with: Stas Pokatilov (5.0), Marat Bystrov (5.2), Temirlan Erlanov (5.2), Aleksandr Marochkin (5.6), Nuraly Alip (4.8), Maksat Taykenov (5.4), Erkin Tapalov (6.7), Islambek Kuat (6.2), Samat Zharynbetov (5.8), Oralkhan Omirtayev (6.9) and Abat Aimbetov (6.3).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Bauyrzhan Baytana (6.4), Mukhamedjan Seisen, Artur Shushenachev, Aybar Zhaksylykov (6.3), Bagdat Kairov (6.5), Alibek Kassym, Vladislav Vasiljev (5.8), Bekkhan Shayzada and Sagadat Tursynbay.

Substitutions

Kazakhstan made 4 changes: A. Aymbetov for A. Zhaksylykov (60′), O. Omirtaev for V. Vasiljev (60′), E. Tapalov for B. Baytana (68′) and M. Bystrov for B. Kairov (85′).

Best player: Oralkhan Omirtayev​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Kazakhstan was Oralkhan Omirtayev.

His rating is (6.9) with 24 passes (58% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 6 duels out of 13. He performed 1 cross.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the WC Qualification Europe.​