Huddersfield Town beats Cardiff City 1-0 with a goal scored by J. Rhodes. HIGHLIGHTS

HUDDERSFIELD. Huddersfield Town defeats Cardiff City 1-0 after J. Rhodes scored just 1 goal (8').

Huddersfield Town beats Cardiff City 1-0 with a goal scored by J. Rhodes. HIGHLIGHTS

HUDDERSFIELD. Huddersfield Town overcomes Cardiff City 1-0 after J. Rhodes scored just 1 goal (8′). Cardiff City was surely superior in terms of ball possession (67%).​

The match was played at the The John Smith’s Stadium stadium in Huddersfield on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Dean Whitestone with the help of Paul Hodskinson and Andrew Aylott. The 4th official was Martin Coy. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 15.9 degrees Celsius or 60.64 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 49%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 33 Ball Possession 67
Shots
  • 7 Total 7
  • 3 On Target 2
  • 4 Off Target 5
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 106 Attack 128
  • 37 Dangerous attack 58
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 1 Corners 3
  • 6 Off Sides 3
Fouls
  • 10 Total 6
  • 4 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Cardiff City was in firm control of the ball 67% while Huddersfield Town was struggling with a 33% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Cardiff City was more pushing with 58 dangerous attacks and 7 shots of which 2 were on target. Nevertheless, Huddersfield Town was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Huddersfield Town shot 7 times, 3 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, Cardiff City shot 7 times, 2 on target, 5 off target.

Cards

Huddersfield Town received 3 yellow cards (D. Kasumu, P. Jones and ). On the opposite side, Cardiff City didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

J. Rhodes(goal)
8'
46'
R. Sawyers- sub ->J. Philogene-Bidace
D. Ward- sub ->F. Anjorin
46'
46'
M. Harris- sub ->N. Nkounkou
P. Jones- sub ->J. Rudoni
58'
D. Kasumu- Yellow
69'
70'
R. Colwill- sub ->M. Romeo
P. Jones- Yellow
76'
S. Thomas- sub ->D. Holmes
80'
83'
T. Sang- sub ->P. Ng
- Yellow
89'
L. Mbete- sub ->J. Rhodes
90'
L. Mbete- sub ->J. Rhodes
90'
90'
S. Ojo- sub ->A. Rinomhota

Standings

After playing this encounter, Huddersfield Town will have 7 points to hold in the 23rd place. On the opposite side, Cardiff City will stay with 11 points like Blackpool and Hull City to sit in the 18th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Championship, Huddersfield Town will host Sunderland on the 2nd of November with a 0-0 head to head.

Cardiff City will host Watford on the 2nd of November with a 8-7 head to head record in favor of Watford (5 draws).

Huddersfield Town – Formation

Huddersfield Town
G
L. Nicholls 21.England
7.7
D
T. Lees 32.England
6.8
D
O. Turton 2.England
6.5
D
M. Helik 39.Poland
7.8
D
Y. Nakayama 33.Japan
7.4
M
D. Holmes 19.USA
7.2
80'
M
D. Kasumu 18.England
6.6
69'
M
F. Anjorin 8.England
6.3
46'
M
J. Rudoni 22.England
6.6
58'
M
E. Camara 24.France
7.8
F
J. Rhodes 9.Scotland
7.6
90' Goals8'
Substitutes
G
N. Bilokapic 41.Australia
D
K. Kessler 16.England
D
L. Mbete-Tatu 3.England
90'
M
S. Thomas 7.England
6.3
80'
M
C. Mahoney 11.England
F
D. Ward 25.England
6.4
46'

Huddersfield Town started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Danny Schofield decided to play with the following team: Lee Nicholls (7.7), Oliver Turton (6.5), Tom Lees (6.8), Michał Helik (7.8), Yuta Nakayama (7.4), David Kasumu (6.6), Etienne Camara (7.8), Duane Holmes (7.2), Faustino Anjorin (6.3), Jack Rudoni (6.6) and Jordan Rhodes (7.6).

The home team had on the bench: Sorba Thomas (6.3), Daniel Ward (6.4), Kaine Kesler, Connor Mahoney, Luke Mbete, Nicholas Bilokapic and Patrick Jones (6.6).

Substitutions

Huddersfield Town made 5 changes: F. Anjorin for D. Ward (46′), J. Rudoni for P. Jones (58′), D. Holmes for S. Thomas (80′), J. Rhodes for L. Mbete (90′) and J. Rhodes for L. Mbete (90′).

Best player: Michał Helik​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Huddersfield Town was Michał Helik even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.

His rating is (7.8) with 26 passes (61% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 6 duels out of 8.

Cardiff City – Formation

Cardiff City
G
R. Allsop 1.England
6.8
D
M. Baker Romeo 2.Antigua and Barbuda
6.4
70'
D
P. Ng 38.England
8.1
83'
D
C. Kipre 23.Côte d'Ivoire
7.3
D
J. Simpson 26.England
6.7
D
N. Nkounkou 37.France
6.3
46'
M
C. O'Dowda 11.Republic of Ireland
6.8
M
R. Wintle 6.England
7.6
M
A. Rinomhota 35.England
6.5
90'
M
J. Philogene-Bidace 25.England
6.4
46'
F
C. Robinson 47.Republic of Ireland
6.3
Substitutes
G
J. Alnwick 21.England
D
C. Nelson 16.England
D
T. Sang 12.England
7.1
83'
M
R. Colwill 27.Wales
6.6
70'
M
R. Sawyers 19.St. Kitts and Nevis
7.3
46'
M
M. Harris 29.Wales
6.6
46'
F
O. Ojo 10.England
90'

Cardiff City started with a 5-4-1 line-up (5-4-1).

Steve Morison played with: Ryan Allsop (6.8), Mahlon Romeo (6.4), Perry Ng (8.1), Cédric Kipré (7.3), Jack Simpson (6.7), Niels Nkounkou (6.3), Jaden Philogene-Bidace (6.4), Andy Rinomhota (6.5), Ryan Wintle (7.6), Callum O’Dowda (6.8) and Callum Robinson (6.3).

These were the players on the bench: Rubin Colwill (6.6), Curtis Nelson, Romaine Sawyers (7.3), Mark Harris (6.6), Thomas Sang (7.1), Sheyi Ojo and Jak Alnwick.

Substitutions

Cardiff City made 5 changes: J. Philogene-Bidace for R. Sawyers (46′), N. Nkounkou for M. Harris (46′), M. Romeo for R. Colwill (70′), P. Ng for T. Sang (83′) and A. Rinomhota for S. Ojo (90′).

Best player: Perry Ng​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Cardiff City was Perry Ng.

His rating is (8.1) with 79 passes (82% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 9 duels out of 13.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship.​