KAWASAKI. Kawasaki Frontale had a surprising win over Avispa Fukuoka with a 2-0 win with a goal from D. Tono (55′) and a goal from S. Kurumaya (59′). Kawasaki Frontale was decisively better in terms of ball possession (73%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Kawasaki Todoroki Stadium stadium in Kawasaki. The referee was Koichiro Fukushima who had the assistance of Hiroyuki Igarashi and Tomokazu Tajiri. The 4th official was Takeshi Suhara. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 23.9 degrees Celsius or 74.95 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 82%.
Kawasaki Frontale had a strong ball possession 73% while Avispa Fukuoka was struggling with a 27% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Kawasaki Frontale had a more offensive attitude with 61 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 4 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Kawasaki Frontale won the match.
Kawasaki Frontale shot 8 times, 4 on target, 4 off target. Talking about the opposition, Avispa Fukuoka shot 4 times, 0 on target, 4 off target.
None of the teams received any yellow card.
After this match, Kawasaki Frontale will have 26 points to sit in the 2nd place. On the opposite side, Avispa Fukuoka will stay with 15 points to hold in the 12th place.
In the next match in the J-League, Kawasaki Frontale will play away with Tokyo on the 4th of November with a 16-8 head to head record in favor of Kawasaki Frontale (7 draws).
Avispa Fukuoka will play away agasint Urawa Reds on the 4th of November with a 7-1 head to head in favor of Urawa Reds (0 draws).
Kawasaki Frontale – Formation
Kawasaki Frontale started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Toru Oniki decided to play with the following team: .
Kawasaki Frontale made 5 changes: D. Tono for J. Schmidt (80′), L. Damiao for K. Chinen (80′), Marcinho for T. Miyagi (80′), A. Ienaga for Y. Kobayashi (86′) and Y. Wakizaka for K. Kozuka (90′).
Avispa Fukuoka – Formation
Avispa Fukuoka started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
Shigetoshi Hasebe played with: .
Avispa Fukuoka made 5 changes: Juanma Delgado for Lukian (46′), S. Tanabe for T. Kanamori (71′), J. Croux for T. Tanaka (71′), Y. Yamagishi for M. Yuzawa (86′) and S. Nakamura for Y. Kitajima (86′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the J-League.