Peñarol beats Plaza Colonia 1-0 with a goal scored by P. Ceppelini

COLONIA DEL SACRAMENTO. Peñarol defeats Plaza Colonia 1-0 after P. Ceppelini scored a penalty (19').

Peñarol beats Plaza Colonia 1-0 with a goal scored by P. Ceppelini

COLONIA DEL SACRAMENTO. Peñarol prevails over Plaza Colonia 1-0 after P. Ceppelini scored a penalty (19′). Peñarol capitalized on its better ball possession (60%).

The match was played at the Estadio Profesor Alberto Suppici stadium in Colonia del Sacramento on Friday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 15.5 degrees Celsius or 59.83 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 67%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 40 Ball Possession 60
Shots
  • 4 Total 5
  • 1 On Target 1
  • 3 Off Target 4
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 85 Attack 88
  • 56 Dangerous attack 61
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 4 Corners 3
  • 3 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 15 Total 11
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0

Ball possession

Peñarol had a superior ball possession 60% while Plaza Colonia was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Peñarol was more pushing with 61 dangerous attacks and 5 shots of which 1 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Peñarol won the match.​

Plaza Colonia shot 4 times, 1 on target, 3 off target. Talking about the opposition, Peñarol shot 5 times, 1 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Plaza Colonia received 3 yellow cards (F. Kidd, L. Suhr and N. Guirin). On the other side, Peñarol received 3 yellow cards (P. Ceppelini, M. Musto and I. Laquintana).

Match Timeline

F. Kidd- Yellow
17'
19'
P. Ceppelini(penalty)
L. Suhr- Yellow
32'
45'
P. Ceppelini- Yellow
58'
M. Musto- Yellow
E. Silveira- sub ->A. Fernandez
66'
S. Mederos- sub ->E. Redin
66'
D. Bahia- sub ->R. Quintana
66'
66'
A. Da Silveira- sub ->R. Arias
N. Guirin- Yellow
67'
E. F. Rodriguez Garcia- sub ->L. Suhr
72'
75'
R. Bentancourt- sub ->F. Carrizo
75'
L. Viatri- sub ->A. Alvarez
75'
E. Busquets- sub ->M. Aguirregaray
78'
I. Laquintana- Yellow
J. Mascia- sub ->A. Perez
82'
84'
A. Alvarez Wallace- sub ->R. A. Saravia Salvia

Standings

After this encounter, Plaza Colonia will stay with 8 points to hold in the 14th place. Regarding the opposition, Peñarol will have 22 points like Nacional to remain in the 3rd place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Primera Division, Plaza Colonia will play away with Torque on the 23rd of May with a 2-1 head to head record in favor of Torque (2 draws).

Peñarol will host Cerro Largo on the 27th of May with a 12-2 head to head record in favor of Peñarol (4 draws).

Plaza Colonia – Formation

The manager Eduardo Fabián Espinel Porley decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Plaza Colonia made 5 changes: A. Fernandez for E. Silveira (66′), E. Redin for S. Mederos (66′), R. Quintana for D. Bahia (66′), L. Suhr for E. F. Rodriguez Garcia (72′) and A. Perez for J. Mascia (82′).

Peñarol – Formation

José Mauricio Larriera Dibarboure played with: .

Substitutions

Peñarol made 5 changes: R. Arias for A. Da Silveira (66′), F. Carrizo for R. Bentancourt (75′), A. Alvarez for L. Viatri (75′), M. Aguirregaray for E. Busquets (75′) and R. A. Saravia Salvia for A. Alvarez Wallace (84′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Primera Division.​