Inter tops Viktoria Plzeň 2-0 on Tuesday. HIGHLIGHTS

PLZEN. Inter conquers Viktoria Plzeň with a 2-0 win with a goal from E. Dzeko (20') and a goal from D. Dumfries (70').

Inter tops Viktoria Plzeň 2-0 on Tuesday. HIGHLIGHTS

PLZEN. Inter prevails over Viktoria Plzeň with a 2-0 win with a goal from E. Dzeko (20′) and a goal from D. Dumfries (70′). Inter was decisively better in terms of ball possession (72%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Stadion Lucní ulice stadium in Plzen. The referee was Sandro Schärer with the collaboration of Bekim Zogaj and Jonas Erni. The 4th official was Lukas Fähndrich. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 17.5 degrees Celsius or 63.5 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 85%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 28 Ball Possession 72
Shots
  • 8 Total 19
  • 1 On Target 9
  • 7 Off Target 10
  • 2 Shots blocked 3
  • 80 Attack 141
  • 33 Dangerous attack 67
  • 70 Ball safe​ 90
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 3 Corners 6
Fouls
  • 10 Total 9
  • 3 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 1 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Inter was in firm control of the ball 72% while Viktoria Plzeň was struggling with a 28% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Inter was more aggressive with 67 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 9 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Inter won the contest.​

Viktoria Plzeň shot 8 times, 1 on target, 7 off target. On the opposite side, Inter shot 19 times, 9 on target, 10 off target.

Cards

Viktoria Plzeň received 3 yellow cards (J. Sykora, L. Kalvach and V. Jemelka). On the other side, Inter received 2 yellow cards (A. Bastoni and R. Gagliardini).

(Viktoria Plzeň) was sent off after receiving a red card in the (61′).

Match Timeline

J. Sykora- Yellow
12'
L. Kalvach- Yellow
15'
20'
E. Dzeko(goal)J. Correa
V. Jemelka- Yellow
22'
60'
A. Bastoni- Yellow
P. Bucha- Red
61'
64'
D. D\'Ambrosio- sub ->A. Bastoni
70'
D. Dumfries(goal)E. Dzeko
F. Bassey- sub ->T. Chory
71'
E. Jirka- sub ->J. Sykora
71'
72'
L. Martinez- sub ->J. Correa
72'
H. Calhanoglu- sub ->H. Mkhitaryan
72'
R. Gagliardini- sub ->N. Barella
M. N\'Diaye- sub ->L. Kalvach
76'
L. Holik- sub ->M. Havel
76'
78'
R. Gagliardini- Yellow
84'
K. Asllani- sub ->M. Brozovic
A. Cermak- sub ->A. Vlkanova
84'

Standings

Standings

Group A

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
6
2
3
2

Group B

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
0
2

Group C

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
3
2

Group D

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5

Group E

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
4
2
2
2
1
2

Group F

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
1
2

Group G

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
1
2

Group H

Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5
0
2

Next matches

In the next match in the Champions League, Viktoria Plzeň will play away against FC Bayern München on the 4th of October with a 2-0 head to head stats in favor of FC Bayern München (0 draws).

Inter will host Viktoria Plzeň on the 26th of October with a 1-0 head to head statistic in favor of Inter (0 draws).

Viktoria Plzeň – Formation

Viktoria Plzeň
G
J. Staněk 36.Czech Republic
7.4
D
M. Havel 24.Czech Republic
7.3
76'
D
V. Jemelka 21.Czech Republic
7.4
22'
D
J. Sýkora 7.Czech Republic
6.1
71' 12'
M
L. Hejda 2.Czech Republic
7.3
M
L. Pernica 4.Czech Republic
6.7
M
L. Kalvach 23.Czech Republic
6.6
76' 15'
M
P. Bucha 20.Czech Republic
5.8
61'
F
J. Mosquera Rebolledo 18.Colombia
6.8
F
A. Vlkanova 88.Czech Republic
7.0
84'
F
T. Chorý 15.Czech Republic
6.6
71'
Substitutes
G
M. Tvrdoň 13.Czech Republic
G
M. Jedlička 16.Czech Republic
D
L. Holík 44.Czech Republic
6.3
76'
D
M. Tijani 3.Côte d'Ivoire
M
V. Pilař 6.Czech Republic
M
E. Jirka 77.Slovakia
6.4
71'
M
M. N'diaye 99.Senegal
6.2
76'
M
A. Čermák 25.Czech Republic
6.8
84'
F
F. Bassey 90.Nigeria
6.4
71'

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

The manager Michal Bílek decided to play with the following team: Jindřich Staněk (7.4), Luděk Pernica (6.7), Lukáš Hejda (7.3), Václav Jemelka (7.4), Milan Havel (7.3), Pavel Bucha (5.8), Lukáš Kalvach (6.6), Jan Sýkora (6.1), Adam Vlkanova (7.0), Tomáš Chorý (6.6) and Jhon Mosquera (6.8).

The home team had on the bench: V. Pilař, Libor Holík (6.3), Erik Jirka (6.4), Modou N’Diaye (6.2), M. Tijani, M. Tvrdoň, Fortune Akpan Bassey (6.4), M. Jedlička and Aleš Čermák (6.8).

Substitutions

Viktoria Plzeň made 5 changes: T. Chory for F. Bassey (71′), J. Sykora for E. Jirka (71′), L. Kalvach for M. N’Diaye (76′), M. Havel for L. Holik (76′) and A. Vlkanova for A. Cermak (84′).

Best player: Václav Jemelka​

The most impressive player for Viktoria Plzeň was Václav Jemelka.

His rating is (7.4) with 24 passes (79% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 5. He performed 1 cross.

Inter – Formation

Inter
G
A. Onana 24.Cameroon
6.9
D
R. Gosens 8.Germany
6.9
D
D. Dumfries 2.Netherlands
7.9
Goals70'
D
A. Bastoni 95.Italy
7.2
64' 60'
M
F. Acerbi 15.Italy
7.8
M
M. Škriniar 37.Slovakia
7.4
M
H. Mkhitaryan 22.Armenia
7.4
72'
M
M. Brozović 77.Croatia
7.8
84'
M
N. Barella 23.Italy
7.1
72'
F
E. Džeko 9.Bosnia and Herzegovina
8.1
Goals20'
F
C. Correa 11.Argentina
6.9
72'
Substitutes
G
S. Handanovič 1.Slovenia
G
A. Cordaz 21.Italy
D
D. D'Ambrosio 33.Italy
6.8
64'
D
M. Darmian 36.Italy
D
R. Bellanova 12.Italy
D
S. de 6.Netherlands
D
F. Dimarco 32.Italy
M
R. Gagliardini 5.Italy
6.8
72' 78'
M
H. Çalhanoğlu 20.Turkey
6.8
72'
M
K. Asllani 14.Albania
6.6
84'
F
L. Martínez 10.Argentina
6.7
72'

Inter started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

Simone Inzaghi played with: André Onana (6.9), Milan Škriniar (7.4), Francesco Acerbi (7.8), Alessandro Bastoni (7.2), Denzel Dumfries (7.9), Nicolò Barella (7.1), Marcelo Brozović (7.8), Henrikh Mkhitaryan (7.4), Robin Gosens (6.9), Edin Džeko (8.1) and Joaquín Correa (6.9).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Danilo D’Ambrosio (6.8), M. Darmian, R. Bellanova, S. de Vrij, Lautaro Martínez (6.7), Roberto Gagliardini (6.8), F. Dimarco, Hakan Çalhanoğlu (6.8), S. Handanovič, A. Cordaz and Kristjan Asllani (6.6).

Substitutions

Inter made 5 changes: A. Bastoni for D. D’Ambrosio (64′), J. Correa for L. Martinez (72′), H. Mkhitaryan for H. Calhanoglu (72′), N. Barella for R. Gagliardini (72′) and M. Brozovic for K. Asllani (84′).

Best player: Edin Džeko​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Inter was Edin Džeko.

His rating is (8.1) with 1 goal, 29 passes (75% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 9. He performed 2 crosses.

Results of the day

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