Hangzhou clutches a draw against Shanghai Shenhua

XUZHOU. Hangzhou was able to capture a late draw against Shanghai Shenhua with a late goal from N. Mushekwi.

Hangzhou clutches a draw against Shanghai Shenhua

XUZHOU. Hangzhou was capable to snatch a draw against Shanghai Shenhua with a late goal from N. Mushekwi scored in the (89′) after Shanghai Shenhua got a lead with a goal from Y. Hanchao (11′). Hangzhou was decisively superior in terms of ball possession (69%)​

The match was played at the Xuzhou Olympic Sports Centre Stadium stadium in Xuzhou on Saturday and it started at 7:30 pm local time. The referee was Yi Huang with the collaboration of Xiang Shi and Xing Liu. The 4th official was Zhiliang Jia. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 23 degrees Celsius or 73.31 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 56%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 69 Ball Possession 31
Shots
  • 18 Total 2
  • 6 On Target 1
  • 12 Off Target 1
  • 2 Shots blocked 0
  • 121 Attack 78
  • 44 Dangerous attack 21
  • 73 Ball safe​ 68
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 1
  • 3 Off Sides 3
Fouls
  • 12 Total 20
  • 2 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

Hangzhou was in firm control of the ball 69% while Shanghai Shenhua was struggling with a 31% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Hangzhou was putting more pressure with 44 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 6 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Hangzhou to win the match​.

Hangzhou shot 18 times, 6 on target, 12 off target. Regarding the opposition, Shanghai Shenhua shot 2 times, 1 on target, 1 off target.

Cards

Hangzhou received 2 yellow cards (Yue Xin and Gao Di). On the other side, Shanghai Shenhua received 4 yellow cards (Jin Yangyang, Zhu Baojie, Zhu Baojie and Fulangxisi Aidi).

Match Timeline

11'
Yu Hanchao(goal)Wu Xi
45'
Jin Yangyang- Yellow
D. Wang- sub ->Dong Yu
46'
Yao Junsheng- sub ->Gu Bin
66'
66'
Cao Yunding- sub ->Liu Ruofan
66'
Zhu Jianrong- sub ->Yu Hanchao
U. D. Ewolo- sub ->Matheus
66'
Yue Xin- Yellow
68'
69'
Zhu Baojie- Yellow
68'
Zhu Baojie- Yellow
76'
J. Wen- sub ->D. Wang Yi
79'
Fulangxisi Aidi- Yellow
Gao Di- sub ->Zhang Jiaqi
86'
Gao Di- sub ->Zhang Jiaqi
86'
N. Mushekwi(penalty)
89'
Gao Di- Yellow
90'

Standings

After this encounter, Hangzhou will have 28 points to sit in the 6th place. On the opposite side, Shanghai Shenhua will have 30 points like Henan Jianye to sit in the 4th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Super League, Hangzhou will play away against Chengdu Rongcheng on the 18th of September with a 0-0 head to head stats.

Shanghai Shenhua will host Guangzhou R&F on the 19th of September with a 8-5 head to head in favor of Shanghai Shenhua (5 draws).

Hangzhou – Formation

Hangzhou
G
C. Gu 1.China PR
6.3
D
Y. Dong 19.China PR
6.8
46'
D
N. Leung 2.Hong Kong
6.8
D
L. Possignolo 36.Brazil
7.5
D
X. Yue 28.China PR
7.1
68'
M
M. Nascimento 10.Brazil
6.6
66'
M
B. Gu 31.China PR
6.3
66'
M
F. Andrijašević 11.Croatia
7.3
M
J. Zhang 29.China PR
6.9
86'
M
J. Cheng 22.China PR
6.8
F
N. Mushekwi 30.Zimbabwe
7.4
Goals89'
Substitutes
G
B. Zhao 33.China PR
G
J. Lai 12.China PR
D
C. Wang 3.China PR
D
D. Wang 20.China PR
6.8
46'
D
Z. Sun 4.China PR
M
E. Kurban 21.China PR
M
J. Yao 6.China PR
7.1
66'
M
H. Zhong 8.China PR
M
A. Abdusalam 18.China PR
M
W. Long 17.China PR
F
U. Ewolo 7.Cameroon
6.6
66'
F
D. Gao 9.China PR
6.5
86' 90'

Hangzhou started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

The manager Jordi Vinyals Martori decided to play with the following team: Chao Gu (6.3), Yu Dong (6.8), Nok Hang Leung (6.8), Lucas Possignolo (7.5), Yue Xin (7.1), Jiaqi Zhang (6.9), Matheus (6.6), Bin Gu (6.3), Franko Andrijašević (7.3), Cheng Jin (6.8) and Nyasha Mushekwi (7.4).

The home team had on the bench: Wang Chang, Kurban Eysajan, Dongsheng Wang (6.8), Ulrich Ewolo (6.6), Junsheng Yao (7.1), Haoran Zhong, Abdusalam Ablikim, Wei Long, Di Gao (6.5), Bo Zhao, Jinfeng Lai and Sun Zheng’ao.

Substitutions

Hangzhou made 5 changes: Dong Yu for D. Wang (46′), Gu Bin for Yao Junsheng (66′), Matheus for U. D. Ewolo (66′), Zhang Jiaqi for Gao Di (86′) and Zhang Jiaqi for Gao Di (86′).

Best player: Lucas Possignolo​

The player that probably impressed the most for Hangzhou was Lucas Possignolo.

His rating is (7.5) with 73 passes (87% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 7.

Shanghai Shenhua – Formation

Shanghai Shenhua
G
C. Zeng 19.China PR
7.1
D
Y. Jin 22.China PR
6.6
45'
D
A. Fulangxisi 32.China PR
6.5
79'
D
D. Wang Yi 18.China PR
6.8
76'
D
L. Zhang 8.China PR
6.4
M
B. Zhu 21.China PR
6.7
68'
M
H. Yu 20.China PR
6.7
66' Goals11'
M
A. N'Doumbou 7.Gabon
6.9
M
X. Wu 12.China PR
7.4
M
H. Wang 33.China PR
6.6
F
R. Liu 36.China PR
6.2
66'
Substitutes
G
Z. Ma 1.China PR
G
Xue Qinghao 31.China PR
D
J. Wen 38.China PR
6.4
76'
D
X. Feng 6.China PR
6.1
M
Y. Xu 24.China PR
M
Z. Yang 34.China PR
M
S. Sun 37.China PR
M
Z. Cong 39.China PR
M
X. Peng 25.China PR
M
Y. Cao 28.China PR
5.2
66'
F
M. Bolaños 11.Ecuador
F
J. Zhu 27.China PR
6.7
66'

Shanghai Shenhua started with a conservative line-up (4-5-1).

Jingui Wu played with: Cheng Zeng (7.1), Lu Zhang (6.4), Aidi Fulang Xisi (6.5), Yangyang Jin (6.6), Denny Wang Yi (6.8), Baojie Zhu (6.7), Alexander N’Doumbou (6.9), Xi Wu (7.4), Haijian Wang (6.6), Hanchao Yu (6.7) and Ruofan Liu (6.2).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Xu Yougang, ZeXiang Yang, Jiabao Wen (6.4), Shilin Sun, Xiaoting Feng (6.1), Zhen Ma, Zhen Cong, Miller Bolaños, Jianrong Zhu (6.7), Xinli Peng, Xue Qinghao and Yunding Cao (5.2).

Shanghai Shenhua could not rely on the presence of Zhu Baojie (injured), J. Wen (injured) and Fulangxisi Aidi (injured).

Substitutions

Shanghai Shenhua made 3 changes: Liu Ruofan for Cao Yunding (66′), Yu Hanchao for Zhu Jianrong (66′) and D. Wang Yi for J. Wen (76′).

Best player: Xi Wu​

The player that probably impressed the most for Shanghai Shenhua was Xi Wu.

His rating is (7.4) with 25 passes (80% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 6 duels out of 11.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Super League.​