DALIAN. Shanghai Shenhua and Changchun Yatai didn’t manage to score any goal on Friday. Changchun Yatai was decisively superior in terms of ball possession (71%).
The match was played at the Jinzhou Stadium stadium in Dalian on Friday and it started at 1:30 pm local time. The referee was Ning Ma with the assistance of Tao Huang and Bo Jiang. The 4th official was Jianxun Kou. The weather was clear. The temperature was extremely hot at 32 degrees Celsius or 89.53 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 70%.
Changchun Yatai had a superior ball possession 71% while Shanghai Shenhua was struggling with a 29% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Changchun Yatai had a more offensive attitude with 31 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 3 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Changchun Yatai to win the match.
Shanghai Shenhua shot 3 times, 0 on target, 3 off target. Regarding the opposition, Changchun Yatai shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target.
Shanghai Shenhua received 4 yellow cards (Fulangxisi Aidi, Bai Jiajun, M. Bolanos and Zhang Lu). Regarding the opposition, Changchun Yatai received 1 yellow card ().
Fulangxisi Aidi (Shanghai Shenhua) was sent off after receiving a second yellow card (27′).
Fulangxisi Aidi (Shanghai Shenhua) was sent off after receiving a red card in the (67′).
After playing this match, Shanghai Shenhua will have 22 points to hold in the 4th place. Talking about the opposition, Changchun Yatai will have 12 points to hold in the 13th place.
In the next match in the Super League, Shanghai Shenhua will play away against Chengdu Rongcheng on the 17th of August with a 0-0 head to head.
Changchun Yatai will play away agasint Cangzhou Mighty Lions on the 28th of August with a 1-1 head to head record.
Shanghai Shenhua – Formation
Shanghai Shenhua started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
The manager Jingui Wu decided to play with the following team: .
Shanghai Shenhua could not rely on the presence of Xu Yougang (injured), Yang Zexiang (injured), Yang Zexiang (injured) and Qin Sheng (injured).
Shanghai Shenhua made 4 changes: M. Bolanos for Yang Xu (57′), Bai Jiajun for Xu Yougang (65′), Zhang Lu for Yang Zexiang (66′) and Sun Shilin for Qin Sheng (83′).
Changchun Yatai – Formation
Changchun Yatai started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
Yang Chen played with: .
Changchun Yatai made 5 changes: C. Liao for Zhang Li (46′), Yan Zhiyu for Zheng Zhiyun (64′), Wang Jinxian for Cheng Changcheng (71′), Mao Kaiyu for Hui Jiakang (78′) and Erik for D. Ndlovu (78′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Super League.