SAPPORO. Consadole Sapporo defeats Kyoto Sanga 1-0 after T. Takamine scored just 1 goal (52′).
The match was played at the Sapporo Dome stadium in Sapporo on Saturday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Hiroyuki Kimura with the help of Masahiro Horikoshi and Koji Morikawa. The 4th official was Eisuke Harao. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold at 12.3 degrees Celsius or 54.1 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 77%.
There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. Consadole Sapporo was in possession of the ball for 51% of the time vs. Kyoto Sanga that controlled the ball for 49% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Consadole Sapporo was more pushing with 77 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 4 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Consadole Sapporo won the match.
Consadole Sapporo shot 13 times, 4 on target, 9 off target. Regarding the opposition, Kyoto Sanga shot 8 times, 1 on target, 7 off target.
Consadole Sapporo didn’t receive any yellow card. On the opposite side, Kyoto Sanga received 1 yellow card (T. Miyayoshi).
After this match, Consadole Sapporo will have 17 points like Sanfrecce Hiroshima and Cerezo Osaka to climb in the 9th place. On the other side, Kyoto Sanga will stay with 16 points like Sagan Tosu to remain in the 10th place.
In the next match in the J-League, Consadole Sapporo will host Shimizu S-Pulse on the 4th of November with a 7-5 head to head record in favor of Consadole Sapporo (3 draws).
Kyoto Sanga will play away agasint Júbilo Iwata on the 4th of November with a 4-2 head to head in favor of Júbilo Iwata (1 draw).
Consadole Sapporo – Formation
Consadole Sapporo started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
The manager Mihailo Petrović decided to play with the following team: .
Consadole Sapporo could not rely on the presence of T. Nakashima (injured).
Consadole Sapporo made 5 changes: T. Kaneko for M. Tucic (66′), T. Takamine for T. Nakashima (71′), D. Suga for D. Nishi (84′), R. Aoki for G. Xavier (84′) and K. Fukai for T. Nakamura (84′).
Kyoto Sanga – Formation
Kyoto Sanga started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Kwi-Jea Cho played with: .
Kyoto Sanga made 5 changes: T. Miyayoshi for F. Yamada (53′), R. Inoue for D. Araki (62′), H. Mendes for R. Yamasaki (62′), K. Shirai for K. Nagai (80′) and T. Matsuda for G. Omae (80′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the J-League.