Nagoya Grampus and Kawasaki Frontale draw 1-1 on Wednesday. HIGHLIGHTS

FRISCO. Kawasaki Frontale and Nagoya Grampus draw 1-1. K. Tachibanada scored the first goal (61') for Kawasaki Frontale. S. Inagaki settled the score (74').

Nagoya Grampus and Kawasaki Frontale draw 1-1 on Wednesday. HIGHLIGHTS

FRISCO. Kawasaki Frontale and Nagoya Grampus draw 1-1. K. Tachibanada scored the first goal (61′) for Kawasaki Frontale. S. Inagaki equalized (74′). Kawasaki Frontale was not able to win even if it was better in terms of ball possession (59%)

The match was played at the Toyota Stadium stadium in Frisco on Wednesday and it started at 5:30 am local time. The referee was Yusuke Araki with the support of Hiroshi Yamauchi and Shingo Sakamoto. The 4th official was Ryo Nakazawa. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 18.5 degrees Celsius or 65.35 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 74%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 41 Ball Possession 59
Shots
  • 11 Total 7
  • 3 On Target 1
  • 8 Off Target 6
  • 2 Shots blocked 2
  • 98 Attack 112
  • 59 Dangerous attack 27
  • 59 Ball safe​ 71
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 6 Corners 4
  • 1 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 8 Total 15
  • 1 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

Kawasaki Frontale was in firm control of the ball 59% while Nagoya Grampus was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Nagoya Grampus was putting more pressure with 59 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 3 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Nagoya Grampus to win the match​.

Nagoya Grampus shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target. On the other side, Kawasaki Frontale shot 7 times, 1 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Nagoya Grampus received 1 yellow card (S. Nakatani). On the other side, Kawasaki Frontale received 4 yellow cards (M. Yamane, K. Tachibanada, J. Schmidt and A. Sasaki).

Match Timeline

34'
M. Yamane- Yellow
43'
K. Tachibanada- Yellow
T. Uchida- sub ->T. Shigehiro
46'
R. Nagaki- sub ->L. Silva
46'
61'
K. Tachibanada(goal)
70'
J. Schmidt- Yellow
72'
D. Tono- sub ->Marcinho
73'
Y. Kobayashi- sub ->K. Chinen
H. Koda- sub ->K. Sento
73'
Naldinho- sub ->K. Nagai
73'
S. Inagaki(goal)
74'
78'
T. Miyagi- sub ->Y. Wakizaka
S. Nakatani- Yellow
84'
89'
T. Seko- sub ->K. Tachibanada
90'
A. Sasaki- Yellow

Standings

After playing this match, Nagoya Grampus will have 38 points to remain in the 10th place. Regarding the opposition, Kawasaki Frontale will have 53 points to hold in the 2nd place.

Next matches

In the next match in the J-League, Nagoya Grampus will play away with Cerezo Osaka on the 4th of November with a 13-7 head to head record in favor of Nagoya Grampus (3 draws).

Kawasaki Frontale will play away agasint Tokyo on the 5th of November with a 16-8 head to head record in favor of Kawasaki Frontale (7 draws).

Nagoya Grampus – Formation

Nagoya Grampus
G
M. Langerak 1.Australia
6.6
D
Y. Maruyama 3.Japan
6.5
D
S. Nakatani 4.Japan
6.2
84'
D
H. Fujii 13.Japan
6.8
M
R. Morishita 17.Japan
7.1
M
H. Silva Serejo 16.Brazil
6.7
46'
M
S. Inagaki 15.Japan
8.1
Goals74'
M
Y. Soma 11.Japan
7.2
F
K. Sento 14.Japan
6.5
73'
F
T. Shigehiro 19.Japan
6.5
46'
F
K. Nagai 45.Japan
6.6
73'
Substitutes
G
Y. Takeda 21.Japan
D
T. Pagnussat 2.Brazil
D
K. Miyahara 6.Japan
M
H. Koda 33.Japan
6.4
73'
M
R. Nagaki 20.Japan
7.1
46'
M
T. Uchida 34.Japan
6.7
46'
F
L. da 29.Brazil
7.0
73'

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

The manager Kenta Hasegawa decided to play with the following team: Mitchell Langerak (6.6), Shinnosuke Nakatani (6.2), Haruya Fujii (6.8), Yuichi Maruyama (6.5), Ryoya Morishita (7.1), Sho Inagaki (8.1), Leo Silva (6.7), Yuki Soma (7.2), Keiya Sento (6.5), Takuya Shigehiro (6.5) and Kensuke Nagai (6.6).

The home team had on the bench: Hidemasa Koda (6.4), Ryota Nagaki (7.1), Takuya Uchida (6.7), Naldo (7.0), Tiago Pagnussat, Kazuya Miyahara and Yohei Takeda.

Substitutions

Nagoya Grampus made 4 changes: T. Shigehiro for T. Uchida (46′), L. Silva for R. Nagaki (46′), K. Sento for H. Koda (73′) and K. Nagai for Naldinho (73′).

Best player: Sho Inagaki​

The most impressive player for Nagoya Grampus was Sho Inagaki.

His rating is (8.1) with 1 goal, 40 passes (85% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 6 duels out of 7.

Kawasaki Frontale – Formation

Kawasaki Frontale
G
S. Jung 1.Korea Republic
6.4
D
7.4
D
S. Taniguchi 5.Japan
7.0
D
M. Yamane 13.Japan
6.8
34'
D
A. Sasaki 15.Japan
6.9
90'
M
7.2
70'
M
Y. Wakizaka 14.Japan
6.7
78'
M
K. Tachibanada 8.Japan
6.6
89' 43' Goals61'
F
A. Ienaga 41.Japan
6.5
F
M. da Silva 23.Brazil
6.5
72'
F
K. Chinen 20.Japan
6.5
73'
Substitutes
G
K. Tanno 27.Japan
M
T. Seko 16.Japan
89'
M
C. Songkrasin 18.Thailand
M
K. Yamamura 31.Japan
F
D. Tono 19.Japan
6.4
72'
F
Y. Kobayashi 11.Japan
6.1
73'
F
T. Miyagi 24.Japan
6.8
78'

Kawasaki Frontale started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Toru Oniki played with: Sung-Ryong Jung (6.4), Miki Yamane (6.8), Jesiel (7.4), Shogo Taniguchi (7.0), Asahi Sasaki (6.9), Yasuto Wakizaka (6.7), João Schmidt (7.2), Kento Tachibanada (6.6), Akihiro Ienaga (6.5), Kei Chinen (6.5) and Marcinho (6.5).

These were the players on the bench: Tatsuki Seko, Daiya Tono (6.4), Yu Kobayashi (6.1), Ten Miyagi (6.8), Chanathip Songkrasin, Kazuya Yamamura and Kenta Tanno.

Kawasaki Frontale could not rely on the presence of T. Miyagi (injured).

Substitutions

Kawasaki Frontale made 4 changes: Marcinho for D. Tono (72′), K. Chinen for Y. Kobayashi (73′), Y. Wakizaka for T. Miyagi (78′) and K. Tachibanada for T. Seko (89′).

Best player: Jesiel​

The player that probably impressed the most for Kawasaki Frontale was Jesiel.

His rating is (7.4) with 62 passes (82% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 5. He performed 1 cross.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the J-League.​