Osijek conquers Gorica 1-0 with a goal scored by S. Grzan. HIGHLIGHTS

VELIKA GORICA. Osijek prevails over Gorica 1-0 after S. Grzan scored just 1 goal (19').

Osijek conquers Gorica 1-0 with a goal scored by S. Grzan. HIGHLIGHTS

VELIKA GORICA. Osijek defeats Gorica 1-0 after S. Grzan scored just 1 goal (19′).

M. Raspopovic received a red card (90′)​. This red card was one of the reason why Gorica lost the match.

The match was played at the ŠRC Velika Gorica stadium in Velika Gorica on Saturday and it started at 4:55 pm local time. The referee was Duje Strukan assisted by Alen Jakšić and Vice Vidović. The 4th official was Ante Terzić. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold at 10.2 degrees Celsius or 50.41 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 89%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 55 Ball Possession 45
Shots
  • 11 Total 6
  • 3 On Target 4
  • 8 Off Target 2
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 115 Attack 103
  • 79 Dangerous attack 74
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 7 Corners 0
Fouls
  • 5 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 1 Red Card 0

Ball possession

Gorica was in firm control of the ball 55% while Osijek was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Gorica was putting more pressure with 79 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 3 were on target. Still, Osijek managed to find the solution to win this match.​

Gorica shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target. Regarding the opposition, Osijek shot 6 times, 4 on target, 2 off target.

Cards

Gorica received 5 yellow cards (J. Suk, M. Steenvoorden, P. Golubickas, A. Jovicic and I. Banic). On the other side, Osijek received 3 yellow cards (Barri, R. Mierez and D. Loncar).

(Gorica) was sent off after receiving a red card in the (90′).

Match Timeline

19'
S. Grzan(goal)
26'
Barri- Yellow
M. Raspopovic- sub ->M. Wague
46'
J. Mitrovic- sub ->M. Ndockyt
56'
J. Suk- Yellow
57'
64'
L. Kleinheisler- sub ->Barri
64'
V. Jugovic- sub ->D. Drena Beljo
66'
R. Mierez- Yellow
P. Golubickas- sub ->J. Prsir
68'
M. Vojtko- sub ->K. Krizmanic
68'
M. Steenvoorden- Yellow
71'
C. Da Cruz- sub ->T. Francois
75'
78'
S. Bralic- sub ->S. Grzan
P. Golubickas- Yellow
81'
A. Jovicic- Yellow
85'
90'
D. Loncar- Yellow
M. Raspopovic- Red
90'
I. Banic- Yellow
90'

Standings

After playing this match, Gorica will stay with 5 points like Rijeka to hold in the 9th place. On the opposite side, Osijek will have 15 points like Varaždin to hold in the 4th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the 1. HNL, Gorica will play away against Dinamo Zagreb on the 3rd of June with a 16-1 head to head stats in favor of Dinamo Zagreb (1 draw).

Osijek will play away agasint Gorica on the 8th of April with a 7-5 head to head record in favor of Osijek (6 draws).

Gorica – Formation

Gorica
G
I. Banić 31.Croatia
6.6
90'
D
M. Wagué 15.Senegal
6.6
46'
D
M. Steenvoorden 4.Netherlands
6.9
71'
D
K. Krizmanić 25.Croatia
6.4
68'
D
J. Pršir 88.Croatia
6.4
68'
M
A. Jovičić 3.Bosnia and Herzegovina
7.4
85'
M
T. Francois 7.Australia
6.2
75'
M
M. Ndockyt 99.Congo
6.7
56'
M
J. Suk 8.Netherlands
5.2
57'
M
T. Fruk 16.Croatia
6.4
F
D. Jurić 9.Australia
6.7
Substitutes
G
K. Žiger 1.Croatia
D
A. Korca 5.USA
D
M. Raspopović 20.Montenegro
6.3
46' 90'
D
M. Vojtko 22.Slovakia
6.6
68'
M
E. Julardžija 11.Croatia
M
P. Golubickas 21.Lithuania
6.7
68' 81'
M
D. Prokop 23.Austria
M
F. Tomek 24.Croatia
M
W. Menezes 71.Brazil
F
J. Mitrović 14.Croatia
6.5
56'
F
C. Da 19.Brazil
6.7
75'
F
N. Vujnović 46.Montenegro

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

The manager Samir Toplak decided to play with the following team: Ivan Banić (6.6), Moussa Wagué (6.6), Matthew Steenvoorden (6.9), Aleksandar Jovičić (7.4), Krešimir Krizmanić (6.4), Tyrese Francois (6.2), Jurica Pršir (6.4), Merveil Ndockyt (6.7), Joey Suk (5.2), Toni Fruk (6.4) and Deni Jurić (6.7).

The home team had on the bench: Karlo Žiger, Amet Korça, Momčilo Raspopović (6.3), Matúš Vojtko (6.6), Edin Julardžija, Josip Mitrović (6.5), Paulius Golubickas (6.7), Dominik Prokop, Fran Tomek, Wallace, Caio Cruz (6.7) and Nikola Vujnović.

Substitutions

Gorica made 5 changes: M. Wague for M. Raspopovic (46′), M. Ndockyt for J. Mitrovic (56′), J. Prsir for P. Golubickas (68′), K. Krizmanic for M. Vojtko (68′) and T. Francois for C. Da Cruz (75′).

Best player: Aleksandar Jovičić​

The most impressive player for Gorica was Aleksandar Jovičić.

His rating is (7.4) with 28 passes (39% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 11 duels out of 14.

Osijek – Formation

Osijek
G
I. Ivušić 1.Croatia
7.6
D
Š. Gržan 17.Croatia
7.8
78' Goals19'
D
D. Lončar 22.Croatia
7.0
90'
D
M. Leovac 4.Croatia
7.0
D
M. Žaper 19.Croatia
7.5
M
Y. Cheberko 98.Ukraine
7.1
M
D. Nejašmić 6.Croatia
7.0
M
6.2
64' 26'
F
M. Caktaš 11.Croatia
6.4
F
R. Mierez 13.Argentina
6.9
66'
F
D. Dijon 9.Croatia
6.8
64'
Substitutes
G
M. Malenica 31.Croatia
D
K. Bartolec 2.Croatia
D
M. Jurčevič 20.Slovenia
D
S. Bralić 28.Croatia
6.6
78'
M
L. Kleinheisler 5.Hungary
6.4
64'
M
V. Jugović 7.Croatia
6.2
64'
M
A. Hiroš 10.Bosnia and Herzegovina
M
I. Fiolić 14.Croatia
M
P. Brlek 23.Croatia
M
O. Bakić 25.Montenegro
M
K. Fućak 29.Croatia
F
M. Topcagić 30.Bosnia and Herzegovina

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

Nenad Bjelica played with: Ivica Ivušić (7.6), Šime Gržan (7.8), Danijel Lončar (7.0), Yevgen Cheberko (7.1), Marin Leovac (7.0), Mihael Žaper (7.5), Darko Nejašmić (7.0), Diego Barri (6.2), Mijo Caktaš (6.4), Ramón Miérez (6.9) and Dion Drena Beljo (6.8).

They had on the bench: Marko Malenica, Karlo Bartolec, Mario Jurčevič, Slavko Bralić (6.6), László Kleinheisler (6.4), Vedran Jugović (6.2), Amer Hiroš, Ivan Fiolić, Petar Brlek, Ognjen Bakić, Kristian Fućak and Mihret Topčagić.

Substitutions

Osijek made 3 changes: Barri for L. Kleinheisler (64′), D. Drena Beljo for V. Jugovic (64′) and S. Grzan for S. Bralic (78′).

Best player: Šime Gržan​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Osijek was Šime Gržan.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 14 passes (35% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 7.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the 1. HNL.​