AUGSBURG. FC Augsburg overcame SpVgg Greuther Fürth to win 2-1. A goal from M. Gregoritsch was decisive in the 85min. It was FC Augsburg to strike first with a penalty of D. Caligiuri at the 11′. Then it was a goal in the 24′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, M. Gregoritsch gave the win to FC Augsburg in the 85′ minute with a goal.
The match was played at the WWK Arena stadium in Augsburg on Saturday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Tobias Reichel with the support of Christian Bandurski and Guido Kleve. The 4th official was Nicolas Winter. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 22 degrees Celsius or 71.55 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 37%.
The overall ball possession was identical with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.
There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. FC Augsburg was in possession of the ball for 50% of the time vs. SpVgg Greuther Fürth that controlled the ball for 50% of the time.
Attitude and shots
FC Augsburg had a more offensive attitude with 43 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 3 were on target. This is one of the reasons why FC Augsburg won the match.
FC Augsburg shot 8 times, 3 on target, 5 off target. Talking about the opposition, SpVgg Greuther Fürth shot 7 times, 3 on target, 4 off target.
FC Augsburg received 2 yellow cards (D. Caligiuri and C. Gruezo). Talking about the opposition, SpVgg Greuther Fürth received 3 yellow cards (M. Christiansen, S. Griesbeck and S. Asta).
After playing this match, FC Augsburg will have 38 points to sit in the 14th place. On the other side, SpVgg Greuther Fürth will stay with 18 points to hold in the 18th place.
FC Augsburg – Formation
FC Augsburg started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
The manager Markus Weinzierl decided to play with the following team: .
FC Augsburg could not rely on the presence of C. Gruezo (injured).
FC Augsburg made 5 changes: N. Dorsch for C. Gruezo (39′), M. Pedersen for M. Gregoritsch (46′), R. Gumny for R. Framberger (46′), F. Niederlechner for A. Finnbogason (69′) and A. Maier for J. Moravek (88′).
SpVgg Greuther Fürth – Formation
SpVgg Greuther Fürth started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
Stefan Leitl played with: .
SpVgg Greuther Fürth made 5 changes: M. Christiansen for P. Seguin (46′), J. Ngankam for G. Jung (64′), J. Willems for J. Leweling (64′), T. Raschl for J. Green (73′) and T. Tillman for A. Pululu (87′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.
- Borussia Dortmund – Hertha BSC – 2-1
- VfL Wolfsburg – FC Bayern München – 2-2
- Bayer 04 Leverkusen – SC Freiburg – 2-1
- FC Union Berlin – VfL Bochum 1848 – 3-2
- Borussia Mönchengladbach – TSG Hoffenheim – 5-1
- VfB Stuttgart – FC Köln – 2-1
- FSV Mainz 05 – Eintracht Frankfurt – 2-2
- FC Augsburg – SpVgg Greuther Fürth – 2-1
- DSC Arminia Bielefeld – RB Leipzig – 1-1