Anderlecht liquidates Kortrijk 4-1 with a great performance

BRUSSELS. Anderlecht demolishes Kortrijk 4-1 with goals of

Anderlecht liquidates Kortrijk 4-1 with a great performance

BRUSSELS. Anderlecht estinguishes Kortrijk 4-1 with goals of Y. Verschaeren (27′), M. Ashimeru (59′), J. Vertonghen (64′) and L. Refaelov (75′ pen). Regarding the opposition, Kortrijk scored with ​F. Selemani (62′).

The match was played at the Lotto Park stadium in Brussels. The referee was Nathan Verboomen who had the assistance of Mathias Hillaert and Ruben Wyns. The 4th official was Quentin Pirard. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 10.9 degrees Celsius or 51.67 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 92%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 52 Ball Possession 48
Shots
  • 11 Total 7
  • 5 On Target 1
  • 6 Off Target 6
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 90 Attack 97
  • 43 Dangerous attack 40
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 9 Corners 7
  • 1 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 17 Total 8
  • 1 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

None of the teams was particularly dominant in terms of ball possession. Anderlecht was in possession of the ball for 52% of the time vs. Kortrijk that controlled the ball for 48% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Anderlecht had a more offensive attitude with 43 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Anderlecht won the match​.

Anderlecht shot 11 times, 5 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Kortrijk shot 7 times, 1 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Anderlecht received 1 yellow card (K. Arnstad). Regarding the opposition, Kortrijk received 2 yellow cards (D. Dessoleil and K. Vandendriessche).

Match Timeline

J. Duranville- sub ->F. Amuzu
18'
Y. Verschaeren(goal)M. Murillo
27'
29'
D. Dessoleil- Yellow
53'
K. Vandendriessche- Yellow
58'
F. Selemani- sub ->B. Messaoudi
58'
H. Keita- sub ->K. Vandendriessche
M. Ashimeru(goal)M. Murillo
59'
62'
F. Selemani(goal)
J. Vertonghen(goal)L. Refaelov
64'
K. Arnstad- Yellow
65'
66'
F. Avenatti- sub ->D. Dessoleil
L. Refaelov(penalty)
75'
M. Kana- sub ->K. Arnstad
76'
S. Esposito- sub ->L. Refaelov
76'
77'
D. Mbayo- sub ->S. Loncar
77'
N. Mehssatou- sub ->O. Sych
H. Delcroix- sub ->F. Silva
82'
K. Sardella- sub ->Z. Debast
82'

Standings

After playing this contest, Anderlecht will have 13 points like Sint-Truiden to hold in the 8th place. On the other side, Kortrijk will stay with 7 points to sit in the 14th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Pro League, Anderlecht will play away with Mechelen on the 9th of October with a 14-5 head to head record in favor of Anderlecht (9 draws).

Kortrijk will play away agasint Genk on the 8th of October with a 15-9 head to head stats in favor of Genk (8 draws).

Anderlecht – Formation

Anderlecht
G
H. Van Crombrugge 30.Belgium
6.7
D
J. Vertonghen 14.Belgium
7.5
Goals64'
D
W. Hoedt 4.Netherlands
7.4
D
7.8
D
Z. Debast 56.Belgium
6.7
82'
M
F. Amuzu 7.Belgium
6.4
18'
M
M. Ashimeru 18.Ghana
7.7
Goals59'
M
Y. Verschaeren 10.Belgium
8.2
Goals27'
M
K. Malt Arnstad 61.Norway
6.4
76' 65'
F
L. Refaelov 11.Israel
8.4
76' Goals75'
F
F. Soares Silva 99.Portugal
6.4
82'
Substitutes
G
B. Verbruggen 16.Netherlands
G
C. Coosemans 26.Belgium
D
M. Kana 55.Belgium
6.6
76'
D
K. Sardella 54.Belgium
6.8
82'
D
H. Delcroix 3.Belgium
6.8
82'
M
M. Stroeykens 29.Belgium
M
I. Abdulrazak 24.Nigeria
F
S. Esposito 70.Italy
5.8
76'
F
J. Duranville 59.Belgium
6.8
18'

Anderlecht started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Felice Mazzù decided to play with the following team: Hendrik Van Crombrugge (6.7), Michael Murillo (7.8), Zeno Debast (6.7), Wesley Hoedt (7.4), Jan Vertonghen (7.5), Kristian Arnstad (6.4), Majeed Ashimeru (7.7), Yari Verschaeren (8.2), Francis Amuzu (6.4), Fábio Silva (6.4) and Lior Refaelov (8.4).

The home team had on the bench: Bart Verbruggen, Sebastiano Esposito (5.8), Marco Kana (6.6), Colin Coosemans, Mario Stroeykens, Ishaq Abdulrazak, Killian Sardella (6.8), Julien Duranville (6.8) and Hannes Delcroix (6.8).

Anderlecht could not rely on the presence of J. Duranville (injured).

Substitutions

Anderlecht made 5 changes: F. Amuzu for J. Duranville (18′), K. Arnstad for M. Kana (76′), L. Refaelov for S. Esposito (76′), F. Silva for H. Delcroix (82′) and Z. Debast for K. Sardella (82′).

Best player: Lior Refaelov​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Anderlecht was Lior Refaelov.

His rating is (8.4) with 1 goal, 27 passes (77% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 5. He performed 6 crosses.

Kortrijk – Formation

Kortrijk
G
M. Ilić 31.Serbia
5.7
D
D. Dessoleil 24.Belgium
6.4
66' 29'
D
A. Radovanović 66.Serbia
6.4
D
T. Watanabe 4.Japan
6.8
M
K. D'Haene 30.Belgium
6.8
M
K. Vandendriessche 26.France
6.4
58' 53'
M
S. Lončar 33.Bosnia and Herzegovina
6.6
77'
M
S. Tanaka 32.Japan
6.8
M
O. Sych 6.Ukraine
6.2
77'
F
D. Lamkel Ze 22.France
6.8
F
B. Messaoudi 9.Algeria
6.6
58'
Substitutes
G
T. Vandenberghe 1.Belgium
G
M. De 16.Belgium
D
J. Antunes 44.Portugal
D
N. Mehssatou 25.Belgium
6.8
77'
M
H. Keita 12.Mali
7.1
58'
F
F. Avenatti 20.Uruguay
6.6
66'
F
D. Mbayo 7.Belgium
6.2
77'
F
D. Henen 77.Belgium
F
F. Selemani 10.France
7.8
58' Goals62'

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

Karim Belhocine played with: Marko Ilić (5.7), Tsuyoshi Watanabe (6.8), Dorian Dessoleil (6.4), Aleksandar Radovanović (6.4), Oleksii Sych (6.2), Kevin Vandendriessche (6.4), Satoshi Tanaka (6.8), Stjepan Lončar (6.6), Kristof D’Haene (6.8), Didier Lamkel Zé (6.8) and Billal Messaoudi (6.6).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Tom Vandenberghe, Felipe Avenatti (6.6), Maxim De Man, Dylan Mbayo (6.2), Habib Keita (7.1), David Henen, Faïz Selemani (7.8), João Silva and Nayel Mehssatou (6.8).

Substitutions

Kortrijk made 5 changes: B. Messaoudi for F. Selemani (58′), K. Vandendriessche for H. Keita (58′), D. Dessoleil for F. Avenatti (66′), S. Loncar for D. Mbayo (77′) and O. Sych for N. Mehssatou (77′).

Best player: Faïz Selemani​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Kortrijk was Faïz Selemani.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 23 passes (82% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 10. He performed 1 cross.

His performance was remarkable also because he started the match from the bench before entering the filed in the 58′.

Results of the day

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