Fiorentina defeats Udinese 1-0 with a goal scored by D. Vlahovic. HIGHLIGHTS

UDINE. Fiorentina tops Udinese 1-0 after D. Vlahovic scored a penalty (16').

Fiorentina defeats Udinese 1-0 with a goal scored by D. Vlahovic. HIGHLIGHTS

UDINE. Fiorentina overcomes Udinese 1-0 after D. Vlahovic scored a penalty (16′).

The match was played at the Dacia Arena stadium in Udine on Sunday and it started at 1:00 pm local time. The referee was Davide Ghersini who was helped by Marco Bresmes and Robert Avalos. The 4th official was Andrea Colombo. The weather was rainy. The temperature was pleasant at 21.7 degrees Celsius or 71.02 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 75%.​

Udinese – Formation

Udinese
G
Marco Silvestri 1.Italy
6.4
D
Bram Nuytinck 17.Netherlands
6.5
71'
D
Samir 3.Brazil
7.2
D
Rodrigo Becão 50.Brazil
7.1
M
Jens Stryger Larsen 19.Denmark
6.4
71'
M
Brandon Soppy 93.France
7.0
46'
M
Roberto Pereyra 37.Argentina
6.4
M
Tolgay Arslan 5.Germany
6.4
46' 45'
M
Walace 11.Brazil
6.4
81' 53'
F
Gerard Deulofeu 10.Spain
7.5
F
Beto 9.Portugal
7.0
Substitutes
G
Daniele Padelli 20.Italy
G
Edoardo Piana 66.Italy
D
Nahuel Molina 16.Argentina
7.1
71'
D
Marvin Zeegelaar 4.Netherlands
D
Iyenoma Udogie 13.Italy
6.5
71'
D
Sebastien De Maio 87.France
D
Nehuén Pérez 2.Argentina
M
Mato Jajalo 8.Bosnia and Herzegovina
M
6.8
46'
M
Lazar Samardžić 24.Germany
6.3
81'
F
Ignacio Pussetto 23.Argentina
6.8
46'
F

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

The manager Luca Gotti decided to play with the following team: Marco Silvestri (6.4), Rodrigo Becão (7.1), Bram Nuytinck (6.5), Samir (7.2), Brandon Soppy (7.0), Tolgay Arslan (6.4), Walace (6.4), Roberto Pereyra (6.4), Jens Stryger Larsen (6.4), Beto (7.0) and Gerard Deulofeu (7.5).

The home team had on the bench: Mato Jajalo, Ignacio Pussetto (6.8), Fernando Forestieri, Nahuel Molina (7.1), Daniele Padelli, Marvin Zeegelaar, Iyenoma Udogie (6.5), Jean-Victor Makengo (6.8), Lazar Samardžić (6.3), Edoardo Piana, Sebastien De Maio and Nehuén Pérez.

Best player: Gerard Deulofeu​

The player that probably impressed the most for Udinese was Gerard Deulofeu.

His rating is (7.5) with 37 passes (91% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 12 duels out of 18. He performed 3 crosses.

Fiorentina – Formation

Fiorentina
G
7.9
D
7.0
60'
D
Odriozola 29.Spain
7.0
90'
D
Lucas Martinez 2.Argentina
7.0
65' 17'
D
7.4
M
6.7
65'
M
Alfred Duncan 32.Ghana
6.5
65'
M
Lucas Torreira 18.Uruguay
7.1
83'
F
6.8
F
José Callejón 7.Spain
6.5
F
Dušan Vlahović 9.Serbia
7.2
Goals16'
Substitutes
G
A. Rosati 25.Italy
G
D
Matija Nastasić 55.Serbia
6.8
65'
D
Aleksa Terzić 17.Serbia
6.7
60'
D
Igor Júlio 98.Brazil
6.8
83'
M
E. Pulgar 15.Chile
M
M
Sofyan Amrabat 34.Morocco
7.0
65' 70'
M
Marco Benassi 24.Italy
M
Youssef Maleh 14.Italy
6.6
65'
F
A. Kokorin 91.Russia
F
Riccardo Sottil 33.Italy

Fiorentina started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the opposite side, Vincenzo Italiano played with: Bartłomiej Drągowski (7.9), Álvaro Odriozola (7.0), Nikola Milenković (7.4), Lucas Martínez Quarta (7.0), Cristiano Biraghi (7.0), Giacomo Bonaventura (6.7), Lucas Torreira (7.1), Alfred Duncan (6.5), José Callejón (6.5), Dušan Vlahović (7.2) and Riccardo Saponara (6.8).

They had on the bench: Erick Pulgar, Matija Nastasić (6.8), Alessandro Bianco, Antonio Rosati, Aleksandr Kokorin, Aleksa Terzić (6.7), Riccardo Sottil, Sofyan Amrabat (7.0), Marco Benassi, Igor Júlio (6.8), Youssef Maleh (6.6) and Pietro Terracciano.

Best player: Bartłomiej Drągowski​

The player that probably impressed the most for Fiorentina was the goalkeeper: Bartłomiej Drągowski. His rating is 7.91. He performed 5 saves.

Match Statistics​

  • 45 Ball Possession 55
Shots
  • 12 Total 9
  • 5 On Target 2
  • 7 Off Target 7
  • 2 Shots blocked 0
  • 124 Attack 111
  • 49 Dangerous attack 36
  • 75 Ball safe​ 98
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 4 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 12 Total 11
  • 2 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Fiorentina was in firm control of the ball 55% while Udinese was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Udinese was more aggressive with 49 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 5 were on target. Nevertheless, Fiorentina succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.​

Udinese shot 12 times, 5 on target, 7 off target. On the opposite side, Fiorentina shot 9 times, 2 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Udinese received 2 yellow cards (T. Arslan and Walace). On the other side, Fiorentina received 3 yellow cards (L. Martinez Quarta, S. Amrabat and A. Odriozola).

Match Timeline

16'
17'
Lucas Martinez- Yellow
Tolgay Arslan- Yellow
45'
46'
46'
Walace- Yellow
53'
60'
Aleksa Terzić- sub ->C. Biraghi
65'
Sofyan Amrabat- sub ->G. Bonaventura
65'
65'
70'
Sofyan Amrabat- Yellow
Iyenoma Udogie- sub ->J. Stryger Larsen
71'
71'
Lazar Samardžić- sub ->Walace
81'
83'
Igor Júlio- sub ->L. Torreira
90'

Standings

Standings
Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5

After playing this contest, Udinese will stay with 7 points like Sassuolo and Torino to stay in the 13th place. On the opposite side, Fiorentina will have 12 points like Roma to stay in the 4th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Serie A, Udinese will play away with Sampdoria on the 3rd of October with a 12-9 head to head statistic in favor of Sampdoria (13 draws).

Fiorentina will host Napoli on the 3rd of October with a 16-6 head to head statistic in favor of Napoli (8 draws).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A.​