EIBAR. SD Eibar wipes out Granada 4-0 with goals of M. Pereira (25′), A. Tejero (69′), Stoichkov (71′) and B. Jon (85′).
The match was played at the Estadio Municipal de Ipurúa stadium in Eibar on Monday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. In front of 4,560 spectators. The referee was Víctor García Verdura who was helped by José Unai García Urbaneja and Sergi López Freixa. The 4th official was Lluís Bestard Servera. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 23.2 degrees Celsius or 73.67 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 83%.
SD Eibar had a superior ball possession 55% while Granada was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
SD Eibar was more aggressive with 57 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 8 were on target. This is one of the reasons why SD Eibar won the match.
SD Eibar shot 15 times, 8 on target, 7 off target. Regarding the opposition, Granada shot 8 times, 1 on target, 7 off target.
SD Eibar received 2 yellow cards (G. Blanco and A. Aketxe). Regarding the opposition, Granada received 1 yellow card (M. Uzuni).
After playing this encounter, SD Eibar will have 10 points like Albacete to remain in the 3rd place. On the other side, Granada will stay with 9 points like Levante, Burgos and FC Cartagena to remain in the 6th place.
In the next match in the La Liga 2, SD Eibar will host Racing Santander on the 25th of September with a 0-0 head to head.
Granada will host Mirandés on the 17th of September with a 0-0 head to head.
SD Eibar – Formation
SD Eibar started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Gaizka Garitano Aguirre decided to play with the following team: Yoel Rodríguez, Álvaro Tejero , Juan Berrocal , Anaitz Arbilla , Imanol García de Albéniz , Sergio Álvarez , Matheus Pereira , José Corpas , Ager Aketxe , Stoichkov and Gustavo Blanco .
The home team had on the bench: Jon Bautista, Javier Muñoz , Peru Nolaskoain Esnal, Yanis Rahmani, Frederico Venâncio, Álvaro Vadillo, Quique , Ander Cantero and Chema.
SD Eibar made 5 changes: G. Blanco for B. Jon (46′), Stoichkov for Quique (72′), A. Aketxe for Javier Munoz (72′), A. Arbilla for Chema (87′) and M. Pereira for P. Nolaskoain (88′).
Best player: Ager Aketxe
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for SD Eibar was Ager Aketxe even if he didn’t score any goal.
His rating iswith 44 passes (77% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 1 duel out of 7. He performed 2 crosses.
Granada – Formation
Granada started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
Aitor Karanka de la Hoz played with: André Ferreira, Ricard Sánchez , Miguel Rubio , Erick Cabaco , Jonathan Silva , Antonio Puertas , Yann Bodiger , Njegoš Petrović , Myrto Uzuni , Jorge Molina and José Callejón .
They had on the bench: Bryan Zaragoza, Alberto Perea , Víctor Meseguer, Pepe Sánchez, Quini , Víctor Díaz, Matías Arezo, Raúl Fernández, Rubén Rochina and Sergio Ruiz Alonso.
Granada made 3 changes: J. Silva for Quini (61′), A. Puertas for A. Perea (72′) and M. Uzuni for B. Zaragoza (72′).
Best player: Njegoš Petrović
The most impressive player for Granada was Njegoš Petrović.
His rating iswith 44 passes (84% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 8 duels out of 12.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the La Liga 2.