MORECAMBE. Sheffield Wednesday was eventually too good for Morecambe with the goal of J. Windass (70′), G. Byers (78′) and M. Smith (83′). Sheffield Wednesday was decisively superior in terms of ball possession (71%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Mazuma Stadium stadium in Morecambe on Tuesday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Andrew Kitchen with the help of Paul Newhouse and Graeme Fyvie. The 4th official was Alex Gray. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 12 degrees Celsius or 53.64 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 93%.
Sheffield Wednesday had a strong ball possession 71% while Morecambe was struggling with a 29% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Sheffield Wednesday was more aggressive with 90 dangerous attacks and 29 shots of which 11 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Sheffield Wednesday won the encounter.
Morecambe shot 4 times, 1 on target, 3 off target. Regarding the opposition, Sheffield Wednesday shot 29 times, 11 on target, 18 off target.
Morecambe didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, Sheffield Wednesday received 1 yellow card (M. McGuinness).
After this match, Morecambe will stay with 4 points to remain in the 23rd place. On the other side, Sheffield Wednesday will have 16 points to hold in the 4th place.
In the next match in the League One, Morecambe will play away against Exeter City on the 6th of May with a 9-5 head to head record in favor of Exeter City (10 draws).
Sheffield Wednesday will host Derby County on the 6th of May with a 12-5 head to head statistic in favor of Derby County (11 draws).
Morecambe – Formation
Morecambe started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Derek Adams decided to play with the following team: Connor Ripley, Farrend Rawson , Jacob Bedeau , Ryan Delaney , Donald Love , Jensen Weir , Liam Shaw , Jake Taylor , Liam Gibson , Cole Stockton and Kieran Phillips .
The home team had on the bench: Shane McLoughlin, Jonathan Obika, Arthur Gnahoua , R. Cooney, D. Connolly, A. Smith and Fane Ousmane .
Morecambe made 4 changes: C. Stockton for A. Gnahoua (65′), J. Weir for S. McLoughlin (79′), J. Taylor for O. Fane (80′) and K. Phillips for J. Obika (88′).
Best player: Connor Ripley
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Morecambe was the goalkeeper: Connor Ripley. His rating is 7.70. He performed 8 saves.
Sheffield Wednesday – Formation
Sheffield Wednesday started with a 4-2-2-2 line-up (4-2-2-2).
Darren Moore played with: David Stockdale, Liam Palmer , Michael Ihiekwe , Mark McGuinness , Reece James , Barry Bannan , George Byers , Alex Mighten , Josh Windass , Michael Smith and Lee Gregory .
These were the players on the bench: Oluwafisayo Dele-Bashiru, C. Dawson, Will Vaulks , Marvin Johnson , Callum Paterson , Dominic Iorfa and M. Wilks.
Sheffield Wednesday made 5 changes: A. Mighten for M. Johnson (64′), R. James for F. Dele-Bashiru (64′), B. Bannan for W. Vaulks (84′), L. Gregory for C. Paterson (84′) and J. Windass for D. Iorfa (84′).
Best player: Josh Windass
The most impressive player for Sheffield Wednesday was Josh Windass.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 52 passes (90% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 6. He performed 2 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the League One.
- Wycombe Wanderers – Accrington Stanley – 1-0
- Peterborough United – Fleetwood Town – 0-1
- Cheltenham Town – Cambridge United – 2-1
- Plymouth Argyle – Oxford United – 1-0
- Milton Keynes Dons – Bolton Wanderers – 0-2
- Barnsley – Port Vale – 1-1
- Lincoln City – Derby County – 2-0
- Burton Albion – Portsmouth – 0-2
- Charlton Athletic – Forest Green Rovers – 1-1
- Ipswich Town – Bristol Rovers – 2-0
- Shrewsbury Town – Exeter City – 3-2
- Morecambe – Sheffield Wednesday – 0-3