IWATA. Júbilo Iwata beat Tokyo to win 2-1. A goal from N. Kanuma was decisive in the 88min. It was Júbilo Iwata to strike first with a goal of R. Uehara at the 43′. Then it was a goal in the 79′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, N. Kanuma gave the win to Júbilo Iwata in the 88′ minute with a goal. Tokyo was definitely better in terms of ball possession (68%).
The match was played at the Yamaha Stadium stadium in Iwata on Saturday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Yoshiro Imamura with the help of Isao Nishihashi and Makoto Hibino. The 4th official was Shingo Kuniyoshi. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 25 degrees Celsius or 77.02 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 67%.
Tokyo was in firm control of the ball 68% while Júbilo Iwata was struggling with a 32% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Tokyo was putting more pressure with 86 dangerous attacks and 7 shots of which 4 were on target. Even so, Júbilo Iwata succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Júbilo Iwata shot 9 times, 2 on target, 7 off target. Regarding the opposition, Tokyo shot 7 times, 4 on target, 3 off target.
Júbilo Iwata received 1 yellow card (F. Gonzalez). On the other side, Tokyo received 1 yellow card (Leandro).
After playing this match, Júbilo Iwata will have 14 points like Nagoya Grampus to remain in the 14th place. Talking about the opposition, Tokyo will stay with 18 points like Sanfrecce Hiroshima to sit in the 7th place.
In the next match in the J-League, Júbilo Iwata will host Kyoto Sanga on the 4th of November with a 4-2 head to head stats in favor of Júbilo Iwata (1 draw).
Tokyo will host Kawasaki Frontale on the 4th of November with a 16-8 head to head record in favor of Kawasaki Frontale (7 draws).
Júbilo Iwata – Formation
Júbilo Iwata started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
The manager Akira Ito decided to play with the following team: .
Júbilo Iwata made 5 changes: F. Gonzalez for Y. Otsu (61′), K. Sugimoto for K. Omori (74′), Y. Endo for K. Yamamoto (74′), R. Uehara for R. Germain (82′) and Ricardo Graca for M. Yoshinaga (82′).
Tokyo – Formation
Tokyo started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Albert Puig Ortoneda played with: .
Tokyo could not rely on the presence of R. Ogawa (injured).
Tokyo made 5 changes: Y. Takahagi for K. Matsuki (46′), M. Okazaki for R. Ogawa (61′), Y. Nagatomo for R. Watanabe (69′), K. Nagai for K. Konno (69′) and T. Aoki for Adailton (76′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the J-League.