Sirius overcomes Elfsborg 2-0 on Saturday. HIGHLIGHTS

UPPSALA. Sirius overcomes Elfsborg with a 2-0 win with a goal from C. Kouakou (56') and a goal from A. Bjarnason (63').

Sirius overcomes Elfsborg 2-0 on Saturday. HIGHLIGHTS

UPPSALA. Sirius overcomes Elfsborg with a 2-0 win with a goal from C. Kouakou (56′) and a goal from A. Bjarnason (63′).

The match was played at the Studenternas IP stadium in Uppsala on Saturday and it started at 5:30 pm local time. In front of 5,389 spectators.​ The referee was Fredrik Klitte with the assistance of Daniel Yng and Marcus Lundgren. The 4th official was Enzo Vesprini. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 12.7 degrees Celsius or 54.84 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 62%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 48 Ball Possession 52
Shots
  • 10 Total 13
  • 3 On Target 3
  • 7 Off Target 10
  • 4 Shots blocked 3
  • 78 Attack 142
  • 30 Dangerous attack 53
  • 87 Ball safe​ 66
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 6
Fouls
  • 6 Total 13
  • 2 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 6 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

The ball possession was not so different. Sirius was in possession of the ball for 48% of the time vs. Elfsborg that controlled the ball for 52% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Elfsborg was more pushing with 53 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 3 were on target. Nevertheless, Sirius was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Sirius shot 10 times, 3 on target, 7 off target. On the opposite side, Elfsborg shot 13 times, 3 on target, 10 off target.

Cards

Sirius received 2 yellow cards (M. Zeidan and J. Roche). On the opposite side, Elfsborg received 2 yellow cards (G. Lagerbielke and A. Rømer).

Match Timeline

C. Kouakou(goal)A. Hellborg
56'
57'
G. Lagerbielke- Yellow
59'
R. Alm- sub ->J. Ondrejka
59'
A. Bernhardsson- sub ->J. Okkels
61'
A. Rømer- Yellow
A. Bjarnason(goal)L. Shabani
63'
M. Zeidan- Yellow
64'
J. Roche- Yellow
66'
Y. Sugita- sub ->P. Karlsson Lagemyr
67'
68'
M. Baidoo- sub ->N. Söderberg
68'
O. Zandén- sub ->J. Larsson
73'
O. Aga- sub ->S. Guðjohnsen
F. Olsson- sub ->M. Zeidan
81'
J. Karlsson- sub ->A. Bjarnason
88'
E. Sylisufaj- sub ->C. Kouakou
88'
T. Björkström- sub ->J. Roche
88'

Standings

After this match, Sirius will have 13 points to remain in the 6th place. On the other side, Elfsborg will stay with 11 points to sit in the 9th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Allsvenskan, Sirius will host Djurgården on the 4th of September with a 8-4 head to head statistic in favor of Djurgården (0 draws).

Elfsborg will host Malmö FF on the 4th of September with a 18-9 head to head in favor of Malmö FF (9 draws).

Sirius – Formation

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

The manager Daniel Bäckström decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Sirius made 5 changes: P. Karlsson Lagemyr for Y. Sugita (67′), M. Zeidan for F. Olsson (81′), A. Bjarnason for J. Karlsson (88′), C. Kouakou for E. Sylisufaj (88′) and J. Roche for T. Björkström (88′).

Elfsborg – Formation

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

Jimmy Thelin played with: .

Substitutions

Elfsborg made 5 changes: J. Okkels for A. Bernhardsson (59′), J. Ondrejka for R. Alm (59′), J. Larsson for O. Zandén (68′), N. Söderberg for M. Baidoo (68′) and S. Guðjohnsen for O. Aga (73′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Allsvenskan.​