STUTTGART. Eintracht Frankfurt beats VfB Stuttgart 3-1. Eintracht Frankfurt got an early 2-0 lead with 2 goals from S. Rode (6′) and D. Kamada (55′). VfB Stuttgart tried to recover with a goal from T. Tomas (79′). However, the match was closed by a goal (88′) scored by K. Jakic for Eintracht Frankfurt. VfB Stuttgart lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (56%).
The match was played at the Mercedes-Benz-Arena stadium in Stuttgart on Saturday and it started at 3:30 pm local time. The referee was Daniel Siebert with the assistance of Jan Seidel and Rafael Foltyn. The 4th official was Max Burda. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 13.5 degrees Celsius or 56.26 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 76%.
VfB Stuttgart had a strong ball possession 56% while Eintracht Frankfurt was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
VfB Stuttgart had a more offensive attitude with 60 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 1 were on target. Anyway, Eintracht Frankfurt succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
VfB Stuttgart shot 13 times, 1 on target, 12 off target. Talking about the opposition, Eintracht Frankfurt shot 12 times, 7 on target, 5 off target.
VfB Stuttgart received 2 yellow cards (A. Karazor and K. Mavropanos). On the opposite side, Eintracht Frankfurt didn’t receive any yellow card.
After playing this match, VfB Stuttgart will stay with 5 points like Bayer 04 Leverkusen and VfL Wolfsburg to hold in the 16th place. On the other side, Eintracht Frankfurt will have 11 points like FSV Mainz 05 to remain in the 7th place.
In the next match in the Bundesliga, VfB Stuttgart will host FSV Mainz 05 on the 21st of January with a 10-10 head to head.
Eintracht Frankfurt will play away agasint FSV Mainz 05 on the 13th of November with a 9-9 head to head record.
VfB Stuttgart – Formation
VfB Stuttgart started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Pellegrino Matarazzo decided to play with the following team: Florian Müller, Konstantinos Mavropanos , Waldemar Anton , Hiroki Ito , Chris Führich , Wataru Endo , Atakan Karazor , Naouirou Ahamada , Borna Sosa , Silas Katompa Mvumpa and Serhou Guirassy .
The home team had on the bench: Nikolas Nartey, Enzo Millot, Pascal Stenzel, Juan José Perea, Thomas Kastanaras, Tiago Tomás , Antonis Aidonis, Fabian Bredlow and Lilian Egloff .
VfB Stuttgart made 4 changes: A. Karazor for L. Egloff (59′), N. Ahamada for E. Millot (65′), C. Fuhrich for T. Tomas (65′) and W. Anton for T. Kastanaras (86′).
Best player: Borna Sosa
The player that probably impressed the most for VfB Stuttgart was Borna Sosa.
His rating iswith 51 passes (82% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 7. He performed 14 crosses.
Eintracht Frankfurt – Formation
Eintracht Frankfurt started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
Oliver Glasner played with: Kevin Trapp, Tuta , Makoto Hasebe , Evan Ndicka , Kristijan Jakić , Sebastian Rode , Djibril Sow , Ansgar Knauff , Daichi Kamada , Mario Götze and Randal Kolo Muani .
These were the players on the bench: Eric Junior Dina Ebimbe, Faride Alidou, Jens Grahl, Marcel Wenig, Timothy Chandler , Lucas Alario, Rafael Santos Borré , Hrvoje Smolčić and Diant Ramaj.
Eintracht Frankfurt could not rely on the presence of H. Smolcic (injured).
Eintracht Frankfurt made 4 changes: S. Rode for J. Dina Ebimbe (67′), R. Kolo Muani for R. Borre (68′), M. Gotze for T. Chandler (75′) and E. Ndicka for H. Smolcic (83′).
Best player: Daichi Kamada
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Eintracht Frankfurt was Daichi Kamada.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 35 passes (91% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 10. He performed 7 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.