İZMIR. Altınordu was capable to turn the tables against Balıkesirspor to win 2-1. It was Balıkesirspor to strike first with an early goal of M. Dogan at the 9′. Then it was a goal in the 53′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, A. Dereli gave the win to Altınordu in the 67′ minute. Altınordu took advantage of its better ball possession (60%).
A. Ozek squandered a penalty (32′) for Altınordu.
The match was played at the Bornova Aziz Kocaoğlu Stadyumu stadium in İzmir on Saturday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Yusuf Ziya Gündüz who was helped by Anıl Usta and Mert Bulut. The 4th official was Alper Oran. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 26 degrees Celsius or 78.75 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 34%.
- 60 Ball Possession 40
- 17 Total 7
- 9 On Target 3
- 8 Off Target 4
- 0 Shots blocked 0
- 99 Attack 88
- 83 Dangerous attack 50
- 0 Ball safe 0
- 2 Penalties 0
- 6 Corners 1
- 12 Total 19
- 1 Yellow Cards 2
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 5 Substitutions 5
Altınordu had a superior ball possession 60% while Balıkesirspor was struggling with a 40% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Altınordu was putting more pressure with 83 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 9 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Altınordu won the match.
Altınordu shot 17 times, 9 on target, 8 off target. On the opposite side, Balıkesirspor shot 7 times, 3 on target, 4 off target.
Altınordu received 1 yellow card (S. Satilmis). Talking about the opposition, Balıkesirspor received 2 yellow cards (A. Erdinc and E. Karabulut).
After this encounter, Altınordu will have 45 points like Adanaspor to hold in the 15th place. Talking about the opposition, Balıkesirspor will stay with 12 points to hold in the 19th place.
In the next match in the 1. Lig, Altınordu will play away with Boluspor on the 21st of May with a 7-4 head to head in favor of Altınordu (4 draws).
Balıkesirspor will host Eyüpspor on the 21st of May with a 0-0 head to head statistic.
Altınordu – Formation
Altınordu started with a conservative line-up (4-5-1).
The manager Hüseyin Eroğlu decided to play with the following team: .
Altınordu made 5 changes: R. Kocak for F. Metin (46′), R. Aydin for A. Dereli (46′), K. Surmeli for S. Satilmis (74′), A. Ozek for M. Kocaer (81′) and A. Dereli for F. Gurluk (89′).
Balıkesirspor – Formation
Balıkesirspor started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Alaettin Hikmet Işik played with: .
Balıkesirspor could not rely on the presence of E. Gokce (injured).
Balıkesirspor made 5 changes: H. Bingul for E. Gokce (41′), B. Tosun for I. H. Colak (46′), A. Erdinc for B. Isciler (46′), O. Aynaoglu for D. Iseri (55′) and H. Karabey for B. Aykurt (85′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the 1. Lig.
- BB Erzurumspor – Keçiörengücü – 2-2
- Altınordu – Balıkesirspor – 2-1
- Ümraniyespor – Denizlispor – 0-0
- Menemen Belediyespor – Gençlerbirliği – 1-3
- Bandırmaspor – Bursaspor – 4-2
- Eyüpspor – Kocaelispor – 2-1
- Manisa BBSK – Tuzlaspor – 4-1
- Ankaragücü – Boluspor – 1-2
- Samsunspor – İstanbulspor – 0-0