Varaždin and Dinamo Zagreb draw 1-1 on Friday

VARAžDIN. Dinamo Zagreb and Varaždin draw 1-1. D. Spikic scored the first goal (45') for Dinamo Zagreb. M. Sego settled the score (63').

Varaždin and Dinamo Zagreb draw 1-1 on Friday

VARAžDIN. Dinamo Zagreb and Varaždin draw 1-1. D. Spikic scored the first goal (45′) for Dinamo Zagreb. M. Sego settled the score (63′). Dinamo Zagreb was not able to win even if it was better in terms of ball possession (57%)

The match was played at the Stadion Anđelko Herjavec stadium in Varaždin on Friday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Duje Strukan who had the assistance of Bojan Zobenica and Alen Jakšić. The 4th official was Mateo Erceg. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 22.2 degrees Celsius or 71.89 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 23%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 43 Ball Possession 57
Shots
  • 11 Total 11
  • 3 On Target 5
  • 8 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 110 Attack 143
  • 64 Dangerous attack 72
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 4
Fouls
  • 3 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0

Ball possession

Dinamo Zagreb was in firm control of the ball 57% while Varaždin was struggling with a 43% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Dinamo Zagreb was more aggressive with 72 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 5 were on target. Notwithstanding, that was not enough Dinamo Zagreb to win the match​.

Varaždin shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target. On the opposite side, Dinamo Zagreb shot 11 times, 5 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Varaždin received 3 yellow cards (D. Peco, I. Postonjski and A. Herrera). On the opposite side, Dinamo Zagreb received 1 yellow card (R. Lauritsen).

Match Timeline

D. Peco- Yellow
36'
45'
D. Spikic(goal)P. Bockaj
M. Kolaric- sub ->D. Peco
46'
M. Sego- sub ->F. Brodic
46'
46'
M. Emreli- sub ->M. Orsic
53'
R. Lauritsen- Yellow
M. Sego(goal)A. Herrera
63'
I. Postonjski- Yellow
68'
71'
J. Drmic- sub ->B. Petkovic
M. Stanic- sub ->A. Elezi
71'
71'
M. Baturina- sub ->P. Bockaj
L. Banovec- sub ->J. Stanic
76'
A. Herrera- Yellow
83'

Standings

After playing this match, Varaždin will have 4 points like Rijeka, Osijek, Šibenik and Slaven Koprivnica to remain in the 6th place. Talking about the opposition, Dinamo Zagreb will have 10 points to hold in the 1st place.

Next matches

In the next match in the 1. HNL, Varaždin will play away against Gorica on the 27th of May with a 4-2 head to head stats in favor of Gorica (3 draws).

Dinamo Zagreb will host Gorica on the 3rd of June with a 15-1 head to head stats in favor of Dinamo Zagreb (1 draw).

Varaždin – Formation

Varaždin
G
O. Zelenika 1.Croatia
6.4
D
I. Urata 25.Japan
6.2
D
J. Stanic 5.Croatia
6.8
76'
D
J. Pëllumbi 4.Albania
6.4
M
L. Ba 20.France
6.9
M
D. Peco 17.Bosnia and Herzegovina
6.5
46' 36'
M
A. Elezi 22.FYR Macedonia
6.5
71'
M
T. Teklić 9.Croatia
7.0
M
A. Herrera Palomino 30.Venezuela
6.7
83'
F
F. Brodić 7.Croatia
6.3
46'
Substitutes
G
B. Radošević 21.Croatia
D
L. Jelenić 26.Croatia
D
F. Brekalo 3.Croatia
M
M. Kolarić 18.Croatia
6.8
46'
M
M. Stanić 24.Bosnia and Herzegovina
6.2
71'
M
L. Banovec 15.Croatia
76'
M
K. Perić 27.Croatia
M
K. Lusavec 14.Croatia
M
L. Belcar 19.Croatia
F
I. Postonjski 8.Croatia
7.1
68'
F
M. Šego 11.Croatia
7.4
46' Goals63'
F
J. Karabatić 6.Croatia
F
N. Vugrinec 16.Croatia

Varaždin adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Mario Kovačević decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Varaždin made 4 changes: D. Peco for M. Kolaric (46′), F. Brodic for M. Sego (46′), A. Elezi for M. Stanic (71′) and J. Stanic for L. Banovec (76′).

Dinamo Zagreb – Formation

Dinamo Zagreb
G
D. Livaković 40.Croatia
6.8
D
S. Moharrami 2.Iran
7.3
D
R. Lauritsen 6.Denmark
6.5
53'
D
P. Bočkaj 12.Croatia
7.4
71'
D
J. Mišić 27.Croatia
6.6
M
B. Šutalo 31.Croatia
6.8
M
R. Ljubicic 14.Austria
7.0
M
D. Špikić 77.Croatia
7.4
Goals45'
M
L. Ivanušec 7.Croatia
6.5
M
M. Oršić 99.Croatia
6.4
46'
F
B. Petković 9.Croatia
6.9
71'
Substitutes
G
I. Nevistić 1.Croatia
D
D. Štefulj 3.Croatia
D
S. Ristovski 13.North Macedonia
D
D. Perić 55.Croatia
D
E. Dilaver 66.Austria
M
A. Ademi 5.North Macedonia
6.8
M
A. Gojak 8.Bosnia and Herzegovina
M
M. Baturina 10.Croatia
6.2
71'
M
M. Tolić 24.Croatia
F
M. Mədətov 11.Azerbaijan
6.4
46'
F
J. Drmic 18.Switzerland
6.2
71'
F
A. Marin 20.Croatia

Also Dinamo Zagreb adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Ante Čačić played with: .

Substitutions

Dinamo Zagreb made 3 changes: M. Orsic for M. Emreli (46′), B. Petkovic for J. Drmic (71′) and P. Bockaj for M. Baturina (71′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the 1. HNL.​