Lincoln City tops Bristol Rovers 6-3 after playing a incredible match. HIGHLIGHTS

BRISTOL. Lincoln City prevails over Bristol Rovers 6-3 after playing a incredible match.

Lincoln City tops Bristol Rovers 6-3 after playing a incredible match. HIGHLIGHTS

BRISTOL. Lincoln City prevails over Bristol Rovers 6-3 after playing a incredible match. Bristol Rovers was unquestionably better in terms of ball possession (64%).​

The match was played at the Memorial Stadium stadium in Bristol on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Tom Nield with the support of Chris Husband and Christopher Wade. The 4th official was Kevin Howick. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 19.2 degrees Celsius or 66.54 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 54%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 64 Ball Possession 36
Shots
  • 15 Total 12
  • 8 On Target 9
  • 7 Off Target 3
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 116 Attack 64
  • 66 Dangerous attack 27
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 9 Corners 5
  • 1 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 9 Total 10
  • 2 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

Bristol Rovers had a superior ball possession 64% while Lincoln City was struggling with a 36% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Bristol Rovers had a more offensive attitude with 66 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 8 were on target. Nevertheless, Lincoln City managed to find the solution to win this match.​

Bristol Rovers shot 15 times, 8 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Lincoln City shot 12 times, 9 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Bristol Rovers received 2 yellow cards (A. Evans and S. Finley). On the other side, Lincoln City didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

7'
B. House(goal)
A. Evans- Yellow
8'
15'
J. Diamond(penalty)
A. Collins(goal)
18'
45'
J. Diamond(goal)
46'
C. Vernam- sub ->J. Garrick
51'
M. Virtue-Thick(goal)
56'
J. Diamond(goal)L. Sorensen
S. Finley- Yellow
59'
R. Loft(goal)L. Gordon
59'
61'
B. House(goal)M. Virtue-Thick
J. Marquis- sub ->H. Anderson
62'
P. Coutts- sub ->L. McCormick
62'
H. Saunders- sub ->T. Clarke
62'
A. Collins(goal)P. Coutts
65'
74'
A. Jackson- sub ->T. Oakley-Boothe
S. Jasper- sub ->R. Loft
77'
80'
T. Hopper- sub ->B. House
88'
J. Robson- sub ->J. Diamond

Standings

After playing this match, Bristol Rovers will stay with 8 points like Cheltenham Town and Forest Green Rovers to hold in the 21st place. On the other side, Lincoln City will have 13 points like Cambridge United to sit in the 8th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the League One, Bristol Rovers will host Bolton Wanderers on the 6th of May with a 2-0 head to head in favor of Bolton Wanderers (2 draws).

Lincoln City will host Shrewsbury Town on the 6th of May with a 7-4 head to head statistic in favor of Shrewsbury Town (8 draws).

Bristol Rovers – Formation

Bristol Rovers
G
J. Belshaw 1.England
5.7
D
L. Gordon 3.Scotland
6.5
D
G. Whelan 25.Republic of Ireland
6.0
D
L. Hoole 30.England
6.7
M
S. Finley 6.England
6.6
59'
M
H. Anderson 19.England
5.7
62'
M
T. Clarke 20.Republic of Ireland
6.2
62'
M
L. McCormick 23.England
6.1
62'
M
A. Evans 21.England
6.4
8'
F
A. Collins 10.Wales
9.1
Goals18', 65'
F
R. Loft 18.England
7.2
77' Goals59'
Substitutes
G
A. Jaakkola 32.Finland
D
A. Kilgour 5.England
M
P. Coutts 15.Scotland
7.1
62'
M
Z. Westbrooke 8.England
F
S. Jasper 11.England
6.4
77'
F
J. Marquis 9.England
6.8
62'
F
H. Saunders 22.England
6.2
62'

Bristol Rovers started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Joey Barton decided to play with the following team: James Belshaw (5.7), Luca Hoole (6.7), Glenn Whelan (6.0), Lewis Gordon (6.5), Harry Anderson (5.7), Antony Evans (6.4), Sam Finley (6.6), Luke McCormick (6.1), Trevor Clarke (6.2), Aaron Collins (9.1) and Ryan Loft (7.2).

The home team had on the bench: Paul Coutts (7.1), Sylvester Jasper (6.4), A. Kilgour, Z. Westbrooke, A. Jaakkola, John Marquis (6.8) and Harvey Saunders (6.2).

Substitutions

Bristol Rovers made 4 changes: H. Anderson for J. Marquis (62′), L. McCormick for P. Coutts (62′), T. Clarke for H. Saunders (62′) and R. Loft for S. Jasper (77′).

Best player: Aaron Collins​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Bristol Rovers was Aaron Collins.

His rating is (9.1) with 2 goals, 27 passes (88% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 9.

Lincoln City – Formation

Lincoln City
G
C. Rushworth 1.England
6.1
D
R. Poole 2.Wales
7.1
D
P. O'Connor 15.Republic of Ireland
6.8
D
T. Eyoma 22.England
6.4
D
S. Roughan 24.England
7.1
M
M. Virtue-Thick 26.England
7.4
Goals51'
M
L. Sørensen 21.Denmark
7.0
M
T. Oakley-Boothe 8.England
6.6
74'
F
J. Garrick 14.England
7.0
46'
F
J. Diamond 27.England
9.1
88' Goals15', 45', 56'
F
B. House 18.England
8.2
80' Goals7', 61'
Substitutes
G
J. Wright 29.England
D
J. Robson 17.Scotland
6.4
88'
D
A. Jackson 5.England
6.8
74'
M
M. Sanders 6.England
M
J. Davenport 25.England
F
T. Hopper 9.England
6.4
80'
F
C. Vernam 7.England
6.4
46'

Lincoln City started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Mark Kennedy played with: Carl Rushworth (6.1), Timothy Eyoma (6.4), Paudie O’Connor (6.8), Regan Poole (7.1), Sean Roughan (7.1), Tashan Oakley-Boothe (6.6), Matthew Virtue-Thick (7.4), Lasse Sørensen (7.0), Jordan Garrick (7.0), Ben House (8.2) and Jack Diamond (9.1).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Jamie Robson (6.4), M. Sanders, J. Davenport, Tom Hopper (6.4), Adam Jackson (6.8), Charles Vernam (6.4) and J. Wright.

Lincoln City could not rely on the presence of T. Hopper (injured).

Substitutions

Lincoln City made 4 changes: J. Garrick for C. Vernam (46′), T. Oakley-Boothe for A. Jackson (74′), B. House for T. Hopper (80′) and J. Diamond for J. Robson (88′).

Best player: Jack Diamond​

The player that probably impressed the most for Lincoln City was Jack Diamond.

His rating is (9.1) with 3 goals, 15 passes (46% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 13. He performed 2 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the League One.​