FC Utrecht beats Vitesse 1-0 with a goal scored by B. Dost. HIGHLIGHTS

UTRECHT. FC Utrecht tops Vitesse 1-0 after B. Dost scored just 1 goal (84').

FC Utrecht beats Vitesse 1-0 with a goal scored by B. Dost. HIGHLIGHTS

UTRECHT. FC Utrecht conquers Vitesse 1-0 after B. Dost scored just 1 goal (84′).

The match was played at the Stadion Galgenwaard stadium in Utrecht on Sunday and it started at 12:15 pm local time. The referee was Bas Nijhuis with the help of Rob van de Ven and Erik Koopman. The 4th official was Clay Ruperti. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 21.9 degrees Celsius or 71.46 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 66%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 52 Ball Possession 48
Shots
  • 12 Total 14
  • 5 On Target 7
  • 7 Off Target 7
  • 4 Shots blocked 2
  • 115 Attack 101
  • 50 Dangerous attack 63
  • 92 Ball safe​ 110
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 10 Corners 10
Fouls
  • 6 Total 3
  • 0 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 8 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

None of the teams had a clear upper hand in terms of ball possession. FC Utrecht was in possession of the ball for 52% of the time vs. Vitesse that controlled the ball for 48% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Vitesse was putting more pressure with 63 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 7 were on target. Even so, FC Utrecht was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

FC Utrecht shot 12 times, 5 on target, 7 off target. Regarding the opposition, Vitesse shot 14 times, 7 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

FC Utrecht didn’t receive any yellow card. On the opposite side, Vitesse received 1 yellow card (M. Wittek).

Match Timeline

S. Klaiber- sub ->H. ter Avest
46'
C. Bozdogan- sub ->L. Brouwers
46'
56'
M. Manhoef- sub ->K. Kozlowski
56'
M. Sankoh- sub ->G. Vidovic
R. Kluivert- sub ->M. Sagnan
78'
D. Warmerdam- sub ->D. van der Kust
78'
79'
M. Wittek- Yellow
B. Dost(goal)
84'
S. van de Streek- sub ->O. Boussaid
85'
86'
N. Baden Frederiksen- sub ->E. Cornelisse
90'
Ferro- sub ->S. Tronstad

Standings

After this match, FC Utrecht will have 8 points like FC Groningen to remain in the 8th place. Regarding the opposition, Vitesse will stay with 4 points like SC Cambuur, FC Emmen and FC Volendam to remain in the 14th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Eredivisie, FC Utrecht will host NEC on the 16th of September with a 10-8 head to head stats in favor of FC Utrecht (7 draws).

Vitesse will host FC Volendam on the 17th of September with a 3-1 head to head stats in favor of Vitesse (0 draws).

FC Utrecht – Formation

FC Utrecht
G
V. Barkas 1.Greece
7.9
D
M. van der 2.Netherlands
7.1
D
H. ter Avest 5.Netherlands
6.9
46'
D
M. Sagnan 27.France
7.3
78'
D
D. van der 15.Netherlands
7.0
78'
M
J. Toornstra 18.Netherlands
6.9
M
L. Brouwers 8.Netherlands
7.1
46'
M
O. Boussaid 26.Belgium
7.0
85'
M
M. Sylla 29.France
7.3
F
B. Dost 28.Netherlands
7.6
Goals84'
F
A. Douvikas 9.Greece
6.8
Substitutes
G
C. Raatsie 32.Netherlands
G
F. de 16.Netherlands
D
S. Klaiber 17.Netherlands
6.9
46'
D
D. Warmerdam 21.Netherlands
6.2
78'
D
R. Kluivert 25.Netherlands
6.8
78'
M
S. van 22.Netherlands
6.2
85'
M
T. Booth 10.USA
M
A. Lottin 19.France
M
C. Bozdogan 6.Germany
6.5
46'
M
R. Shein 38.Estonia
F
D. Redan 7.Netherlands
F
N. Maeda 30.Japan

FC Utrecht started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Henk Fraser decided to play with the following team: Vasilis Barkas (7.9), Hidde ter Avest (6.9), Mark van der Maarel (7.1), Modibo Sagnan (7.3), Djevencio van der Kust (7.0), Moussa Sylla (7.3), Jens Toornstra (6.9), Luuk Brouwers (7.1), Othman Boussaid (7.0), Bas Dost (7.6) and Anastasios Douvikas (6.8).

The home team had on the bench: Calvin Raatsie, Sander van de Streek (6.2), Taylor Booth, Sean Klaiber (6.9), Django Warmerdam (6.2), Daishawn Redan, Fabian De Keijzer, Albert Lottin, Can BozdoÄźan (6.5), Rocco Robert Shein, Ruben Kluivert (6.8) and Naoki Maeda.

Substitutions

FC Utrecht made 5 changes: H. ter Avest for S. Klaiber (46′), L. Brouwers for C. Bozdogan (46′), M. Sagnan for R. Kluivert (78′), D. van der Kust for D. Warmerdam (78′) and O. Boussaid for S. van de Streek (85′).

Best player: Vasilis Barkas​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for FC Utrecht was the goalkeeper: Vasilis Barkas. His rating is 7.91. He performed 5 saves.

Vitesse – Formation

Vitesse
G
K. Scherpen 16.Netherlands
7.3
D
C. Arcus 2.Haiti
7.1
D
M. Wittek 32.Germany
7.4
79'
D
M. Meulensteen 20.Netherlands
7.4
D
E. Cornelisse 13.Netherlands
7.1
86'
D
R. Flamingo 3.Netherlands
7.4
M
M. Bero 21.Slovakia
6.7
M
S. Tronstad 8.Norway
6.7
90'
M
K. Kozłowski 17.Poland
6.8
56'
M
G. Vidović 10.Croatia
6.2
56'
F
B. Bialek 14.Poland
6.8
Substitutes
G
J. Houwen 24.Netherlands
G
D. Reiziger 33.Netherlands
D
T. Hájek 18.Czech Republic
D
F. Reis 5.Portugal
90'
D
M. Manhoef 42.Netherlands
6.2
56'
D
R. Yapi 27.France
M
T. Domgjoni 22.Switzerland
F
M. Sankoh 9.Netherlands
6.2
56'
F
N. Frederiksen 11.Denmark
7.0
86'
F
T. Buitink 29.Netherlands

Vitesse started with a 5-4-1 line-up (5-4-1).

Thomas Letsch played with: Kjell Scherpen (7.3), Carlens Arcus (7.1), Ryan Flamingo (7.4), Melle Meulensteen (7.4), Enzo Cornelisse (7.1), Maximilian Wittek (7.4), Matúš Bero (6.7), Sondre Tronstad (6.7), Kacper Kozłowski (6.8), Gabriel Vidović (6.2) and Bartosz Białek (6.8).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Jeroen Houwen, Tomáš Hájek, Ferro, Million Manhoef (6.2), Mohamed Sankoh (6.2), Nikolai Baden Frederiksen (7.0), Thomas Buitink, Daan Reiziger, Toni Domgjoni and Romaric Yapi.

Substitutions

Vitesse made 4 changes: K. Kozlowski for M. Manhoef (56′), G. Vidovic for M. Sankoh (56′), E. Cornelisse for N. Baden Frederiksen (86′) and S. Tronstad for Ferro (90′).

Best player: Melle Meulensteen​

The most impressive player for Vitesse was Melle Meulensteen.

His rating is (7.4) with 54 passes (90% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 3.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Eredivisie.​