PRAHA. Slavia Praha annihilates České Budějovice 6-1 with goals of S. Tecl (18′), I. Schranz (21′), S. Tecl (45′), L. Masopust (52′), O. Lingr (66′) and Ewerton (71′). On the opposite side, České Budějovice scored with R. Potocny (56′). Slavia Praha was surely better in terms of ball possession (71%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Sinobo stadium stadium in Praha on Sunday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Michal Křepský assisted by Kamil Hájek and Petr Antoníček. The 4th official was Daniel Vokoun. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 18.4 degrees Celsius or 65.07 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 68%.
Slavia Praha had a superior ball possession 71% while České Budějovice was struggling with a 29% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Slavia Praha was more pushing with 102 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 9 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Slavia Praha won the match.
Slavia Praha shot 18 times, 9 on target, 9 off target. Regarding the opposition, České Budějovice shot 4 times, 4 on target, 0 off target.
Slavia Praha didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, České Budějovice received 3 yellow cards (J. Gric, R. Potocny and B. Sluka).
Also, České Budějovice didn’t end the match with 11 players after J. Hora (České Budějovice) was sent off after receiving a straight red card in the (65′).
After playing this match, Slavia Praha will have 19 points like Viktoria Plzeň to sit in the 1st place. On the other side, České Budějovice will stay with 8 points to hold in the 12th place.
In the next match in the Fortuna Liga, Slavia Praha will host Slovan Liberec on the 2nd of October with a 15-11 head to head stats in favor of Slavia Praha (10 draws).
České Budějovice will host Sigma Olomouc on the 17th of September with a 8-5 head to head stats in favor of České Budějovice (7 draws).
Slavia Praha – Formation
Slavia Praha started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Jindřich Trpišovský decided to play with the following team: Aleš Mandous, David Doudera, Christ Junior Tiehi, Aiham Ousou, Lukáš Masopust, Lukáš Provod, Tomáš Holeš, Ivan Schranz, Ondrej Lingr, David Jurásek and Stanislav Tecl.
The home team had on the bench: Oscar Dorley, Ondřej Kolář, Václav Jurečka, Peter Olayinka, Ewerton, Matěj Jurásek, Taras Kacharaba, Jakub Hromada and Moses Usor.
Slavia Praha made 5 changes: I. Schranz for V. Jurecka (68′), D. Doudera for M. Usor (68′), O. Lingr for Ewerton (68′), L. Provod for J. Hromada (78′) and L. Provod for J. Hromada (78′).
České Budějovice – Formation
České Budějovice started with a conservative line-up (4-5-1).
Jozef Weber played with: Martin Janáček, Martin Sladký, Martin Králik, Lukáš Havel, Lukáš Skovajsa, Lukáš Čmelík, Jakub Hora, Patrik Hellebrand, Jakub Grič, Roman Potočný and Tomáš Zajíc.
They had on the bench: David Krch, Nicolas Penner, Branislav Sluka, Jakub Matoušek, Daniel Hais, Dávid Sípoš, Jakub Švec, Ondrej Coudek and Patrik Čavoš.
České Budějovice made 5 changes: L. Cmelik for P. Cavos (46′), P. Hellebrand for J. Svec (46′), J. Gric for B. Sluka (70′), J. Gric for B. Sluka (70′) and R. Potocny for D. Hais (84′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Fortuna Liga.