Atalanta and Cremonese draw 1-1 on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

BERGAMO. Atalanta and Cremonese draw 1-1. M. Demiral scored the first goal (74') for Atalanta. E. Valeri made it even (79').

Atalanta and Cremonese draw 1-1 on Sunday. HIGHLIGHTS

BERGAMO. Atalanta and Cremonese draw 1-1. M. Demiral scored the first goal (74′) for Atalanta. E. Valeri settled the score (79′). Atalanta was not able to win even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%)

The match was played at the Gewiss Stadium stadium in Bergamo on Sunday and it started at 12:30 pm local time. The referee was Andrea Colombo with the collaboration of Fabio Schirru and Giuseppe Di Giacinto. The 4th official was Matteo Gualtieri. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 25.4 degrees Celsius or 77.65 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 55%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 58 Ball Possession 42
Shots
  • 15 Total 7
  • 7 On Target 4
  • 8 Off Target 3
  • 2 Shots blocked 1
  • 129 Attack 84
  • 52 Dangerous attack 24
  • 105 Ball safe​ 107
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 3 Corners 3
Fouls
  • 9 Total 17
  • 3 Yellow Cards 5
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Atalanta had a strong ball possession 58% while Cremonese was struggling with a 42% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Atalanta was more aggressive with 52 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 7 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Atalanta to win the match​.

Atalanta shot 15 times, 7 on target, 8 off target. On the opposite side, Cremonese shot 7 times, 4 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Atalanta received 2 yellow cards (Ederson and M. Demiral). Regarding the opposition, Cremonese received 5 yellow cards (L. Sernicola, L. Lochoshvili, C. Pickel, S. Ascacibar and F. Afena-Gyan).

Match Timeline

R. Hojlund- sub ->L. Muriel
56'
Ederson- sub ->R. Malinovsky
56'
58'
L. Sernicola- Yellow
60'
L. Zanimacchia- sub ->G. Escalante
62'
L. Lochoshvili- Yellow
T. Koopmeiners(var)
64'
67'
C. Pickel- Yellow
68'
S. Ascacibar- sub ->C. Pickel
68'
F. Afena-Gyan- sub ->D. Okereke
71'
S. Ascacibar- Yellow
M. Demiral(goal)T. Koopmeiners
74'
M. Pasalic- sub ->A. Lookman
77'
79'
E. Valeri(goal)
82'
F. Afena-Gyan- Yellow
83'
J. Hendry- sub ->L. Sernicola
83'
D. Ciofani- sub ->C. Dessers
J. Maehle- sub ->B. Soppy
86'
N. Zortea- sub ->H. Hateboer
86'
Ederson- Yellow
90'
M. Demiral- Yellow
90'

Standings

After this encounter, Atalanta will have 14 points like Napoli and Milan to remain in the 2nd place. On the opposite side, Cremonese will have 2 points like Sampdoria to hold in the 18th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Serie A, Atalanta will play away with Roma on the 18th of September with a 15-9 head to head stats in favor of Roma (7 draws).

Cremonese will host Lazio on the 18th of September with a 1-0 head to head record in favor of Lazio (0 draws).

Atalanta – Formation

Atalanta
G
J. Musso 1.Argentina
6.1
D
R. Tolói 2.Italy
7.5
D
M. Demiral 28.Turkey
7.5
90' Goals74'
D
M. Okoli 5.Nigeria
6.6
M
H. Hateboer 33.Netherlands
6.8
86'
M
B. Soppy 93.France
6.6
86'
M
M. de Roon 15.Netherlands
6.5
M
T. Koopmeiners 7.Netherlands
7.6
F
R. Malinovskiy 18.Ukraine
6.5
56'
F
A. Lookman 11.England
6.7
77'
F
L. Muriel Fruto 9.Colombia
6.7
56'
Substitutes
G
F. Rossi 31.Italy
G
M. Sportiello 57.Italy
D
M. Ruggeri 22.Italy
D
J. Mæhle 3.Denmark
6.2
86'
D
N. Zortea 21.Italy
7.0
86'
D
G. Scalvini 42.Italy
M
M. Pašalić 88.Croatia
6.1
77'
M
É. dos 13.Brazil
6.6
56' 90'
F
R. Højlund 17.Denmark
6.8
56'
F
J. Boga 10.Côte d'Ivoire

Atalanta started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Gian Piero Gasperini decided to play with the following team: Juan Musso (6.1), Caleb Okoli (6.6), Merih Demiral (7.5), Rafael Tolói (7.5), Hans Hateboer (6.8), Marten de Roon (6.5), Teun Koopmeiners (7.6), Brandon Soppy (6.6), Ruslan Malinovskyi (6.5), Ademola Lookman (6.7) and Luis Muriel (6.7).

The home team had on the bench: Matteo Ruggeri, Joakim Mæhle (6.2), Nadir Zortea (7.0), Rasmus Winther Højlund (6.8), Francesco Rossi, Marco Sportiello, Mario Pašalić (6.1), Jérémie Boga, Éderson (6.6) and Giorgio Scalvini.

Substitutions

Atalanta made 5 changes: L. Muriel for R. Hojlund (56′), R. Malinovsky for Ederson (56′), A. Lookman for M. Pasalic (77′), B. Soppy for J. Maehle (86′) and H. Hateboer for N. Zortea (86′).

Best player: Teun Koopmeiners​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Atalanta was Teun Koopmeiners.

His rating is (7.6) with 54 passes (81% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 7. He performed 2 crosses.

Cremonese – Formation

Cremonese
G
I. Radu 97.Romania
7.2
D
V. Chiricheș 21.Romania
7.2
D
L. Lochoshvili 44.Georgia
6.8
62'
D
E. Aiwu 4.Austria
7.4
M
L. Sernicola 17.Italy
6.2
83' 58'
M
E. Valeri 3.Italy
6.9
Goals79'
M
S. Meïté 28.France
6.6
M
G. Escalante 32.Argentina
7.0
60'
F
C. Pickel 6.Switzerland
6.7
68' 67'
F
C. Dessers 90.Belgium
6.4
83'
F
D. Okereke 77.Nigeria
6.8
68'
Substitutes
G
G. Saro 13.Italy
G
D. Ciężkowski 22.Poland
D
J. Vásquez 5.Mexico
D
G. Quagliata 33.Italy
D
J. Hendry 2.Scotland
6.4
83'
M
C. Acella 23.Italy
M
S. Ascacíbar 8.Argentina
6.8
68' 71'
M
M. Castagnetti 19.Italy
M
C. Buonaiuto 10.Italy
M
T. Milanese 62.Italy
F
L. Zanimacchia 98.Italy
6.2
60'
F
D. Ciofani 9.Italy
6.8
83'
F
F. Afena-Gyan 20.Ghana
6.3
68' 82'
F
J. Báez 7.Uruguay
F
F. Tsadjout 74.Italy

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

Massimiliano Alvini played with: Andrei Radu (7.2), Emanuel Aiwu (7.4), Vlad Chiricheş (7.2), Luka Lochoshvili (6.8), Leonardo Sernicola (6.2), Gonzalo Escalante (7.0), Soualiho Meïté (6.6), Emanuele Valeri (6.9), Charles Pickel (6.7), Cyriel Dessers (6.4) and David Okereke (6.8).

They had on the bench: Luca Zanimacchia (6.2), Johan Vásquez, Daniel Ciofani (6.8), Felix Afena-Gyan (6.3), Giacomo Quagliata, Jaime Báez, Christian Acella, Gianluca Saro, Santiago Ascacibar (6.8), Michele Castagnetti, Jack Hendry (6.4), Cristian Buonaiuto, Tommaso Milanese, Dorian Cieżkowski and Frank Tsadjout.

Substitutions

Cremonese made 5 changes: G. Escalante for L. Zanimacchia (60′), C. Pickel for S. Ascacibar (68′), D. Okereke for F. Afena-Gyan (68′), L. Sernicola for J. Hendry (83′) and C. Dessers for D. Ciofani (83′).

Best player: Emanuel Aiwu​

The player that probably impressed the most for Cremonese was Emanuel Aiwu.

His rating is (7.4) with 56 passes (67% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 8.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A.​