Petrolul 52 beats Universitatea Cluj 1-0 with a goal scored by G. Grozav. HIGHLIGHTS

MEDIAş. Petrolul 52 prevails over Universitatea Cluj 1-0 after G. Grozav scored just 1 goal (23').

Petrolul 52 beats Universitatea Cluj 1-0 with a goal scored by G. Grozav. HIGHLIGHTS

MEDIAş. Petrolul 52 beats Universitatea Cluj 1-0 after G. Grozav scored just 1 goal (23′).

Petrolul 52 remained with 10 players after N. Constantin received a red card in the 45′. Notwithstanding, Petrolul 52 still managed to win this match playing only in 10​.

A. Balan squandered a decisive penalty (45′). That would have allowed Universitatea Cluj to draw the match.​

The match was played at the Stadionul Municipal Gaz Metan stadium in Mediaş on Friday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Andrei Florin Chivulete who had the assistance of Sebastian Eugen Gheorghe and Andrei Gabriel Constantinescu. The 4th official was Iuliana Elena Demetrescu. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot at 28.9 degrees Celsius or 84.07 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 39%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 0 Ball Possession 0
Shots
  • 9 Total 4
  • 0 On Target 3
  • 9 Off Target 1
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 139 Attack 74
  • 98 Dangerous attack 51
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 14 Total 13
  • 2 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

The overall ball possession was just the same with both teams controlling the ball for 50% of the time.

Ball possession

There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. Universitatea Cluj was in possession of the ball for 0% of the time vs. Petrolul 52 that controlled the ball for 0% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Universitatea Cluj was more pushing with 98 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 0 were on target. Notwithstanding, Petrolul 52 managed to find the solution to win this match.​

Universitatea Cluj shot 9 times, 0 on target, 9 off target. On the other side, Petrolul 52 shot 4 times, 3 on target, 1 off target.

Cards

Universitatea Cluj received 2 yellow cards (A. Chipciu and A. Pitian). On the opposite side, Petrolul 52 received 4 yellow cards (M. Ivanovski, V. Ticu, B. Meijers and O. Valceanu).

Also, Petrolul 52 didn’t end the match with 11 players after N. Constantin (Petrolul 52) was sent off after receiving a straight red card in the (45′).

Match Timeline

23'
G. Grozav(goal)M. Huja
45'
M. Ivanovski- Yellow
A. Balan- missed penalty
45'
45'
N. Constantin- Red
F. Haita- sub ->A. Hofman
46'
A. Chipciu- Yellow
53'
54'
V. Ticu- Yellow
66'
B. Meijers- Yellow
R. Romeo- sub ->R. Baravykas
67'
E. Fernandes- sub ->F. Purece
67'
70'
C. Tucaliuc- sub ->M. Cioiu
76'
E. Cebotaru- sub ->G. Grozav
M. Briceag- sub ->P. Pirvulescu
76'
A. Boiciuc- sub ->I. Filip
77'
A. Pitian- Yellow
77'
86'
S. Mazarache- sub ->M. Ivanovski
86'
L. Dumitriu- sub ->T. Seto
90'
O. Valceanu- Yellow

Standings

After playing this match, Universitatea Cluj will stay with 2 points like Chindia Târgovişte, Universitatea Craiova and FCSB to sit in the 15th place. On the other side, Petrolul 52 will have 4 points like U Craiova 1948 to sit in the 10th place.

Next matches

Universitatea Cluj – Formation

Universitatea Cluj
G
L. Brănescu 12.Romania
D
D. Ispas 44.Romania
D
R. Baravykas 23.Lithuania
67'
D
A. Pițian 17.Romania
77'
D
A. Chipciu 27.Romania
53'
M
P. Pârvulescu 22.Romania
76'
M
R. Santos Pires 52.Brazil
M
F. Purece 20.Romania
67'
M
I. Filip 16.Romania
77'
F
A. Bălan 9.Romania
F
A. Hofman 97.Romania
46'
Substitutes
G
A. Gorcea 33.Romania
D
R. Romeo 24.Italy
67'
D
M. Briceag 5.Romania
76'
M
C. Hlistei 13.Romania
M
F. Haită 10.Romania
46'
M
M. Moraru 19.Romania
M
O. Bic 94.Romania
F
A. Boiciuc 32.Moldova
77'
F
E. Lopes 7.Cape Verde Islands
67'

Universitatea Cluj started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Erik Lincar decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Universitatea Cluj made 5 changes: A. Hofman for F. Haita (46′), R. Baravykas for R. Romeo (67′), F. Purece for E. Fernandes (67′), P. Pirvulescu for M. Briceag (76′) and I. Filip for A. Boiciuc (77′).

Petrolul 52 – Formation

Petrolul 52
G
O. Vâlceanu 31.Romania
90'
D
G. Tamaş 30.Romania
D
B. Meijers 3.Netherlands
66'
D
V. Țicu 5.Romania
54' 45'
D
M. Huja 2.Portugal
M
G. Pashov 26.Bulgaria
M
T. Seto 11.Japan
86'
M
J. Tavares 8.Brazil
M
M. Cioiu 24.Romania
70'
F
M. Ivanovski 22.North Macedonia
86' 45'
F
G. Grozav 7.Romania
76' Goals23'
Substitutes
G
S. Moroz 1.Romania
D
M. Velisar 67.Romania
D
A. Olaru 15.Romania
D
F. Borţa 99.Romania
M
E. Cebotaru 37.Moldova
76'
M
L. Dumitriu 44.Romania
86'
M
M. Bratu 98.Romania
F
C. Tucaliuc 20.Romania
70'
F
S. Măzărache 93.Romania
86'

Petrolul 52 started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

Nicolae Constantin played with: .

Substitutions

Petrolul 52 made 4 changes: M. Cioiu for C. Tucaliuc (70′), G. Grozav for E. Cebotaru (76′), M. Ivanovski for S. Mazarache (86′) and T. Seto for L. Dumitriu (86′).

Results of the day

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