Ankaragücü overcomes Sivasspor 2-1

ANKARA. Ankaragücü topped Sivasspor to win 2-1.

Ankaragücü overcomes Sivasspor 2-1

ANKARA. Ankaragücü topped Sivasspor to win 2-1. It was Ankaragücü to strike first with an early goal of G. Beridze at the 2′. Then A. Sowe scored again for Ankaragücü in the 44′ minute. Eventually, C. N’Jie reduced the distance for Sivasspor (48′). Eventually, that was it, and the result remained 2-1.

The match was played at the Ankara Ondokuz Mayıs Stadyumu stadium in Ankara on Sunday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Sarper Barış Saka who was helped by İsmail Şencan and Murat Tuğberk Curbay. The 4th official was Direnç Tonusluoğlu. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 23.5 degrees Celsius or 74.32 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 35%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 45 Ball Possession 55
Shots
  • 10 Total 9
  • 6 On Target 5
  • 4 Off Target 4
  • 0 Shots blocked 2
  • 72 Attack 80
  • 46 Dangerous attack 64
  • 76 Ball safe​ 72
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 5
Fouls
  • 17 Total 13
  • 3 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Sivasspor had a strong ball possession 55% while Ankaragücü was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Sivasspor was more aggressive with 64 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 5 were on target. Still, Ankaragücü succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.​

Ankaragücü shot 10 times, 6 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, Sivasspor shot 9 times, 5 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Ankaragücü received 3 yellow cards (Pedrinho, Marlon and K. Malcuit). Regarding the opposition, Sivasspor received 4 yellow cards (D. Goutas, C. Charisis, U. Ciftci and F. Ulvestad).

Match Timeline

G. Beridze(goal)O. Ceylan
2'
10'
D. Goutas- Yellow
19'
C. N\'Jie- sub ->A. Musa
Pedrinho- Yellow
40'
A. Sowe(goal)
44'
45'
C. Charisis(var)
45'
C. Charisis- Yellow
G. Ariyibi- sub ->Pedrinho
46'
46'
M. Yatabare- sub ->K. Angielski
48'
C. N\'Jie(goal)F. Ulvestad
64'
U. Ciftci- Yellow
G. Zahid- sub ->E. Kilinc
65'
68'
H. Arslan- sub ->D. Saba
68'
I. Cofie- sub ->C. Charisis
76'
A. Okumus- sub ->M. Paluli
Jese- sub ->G. Beridze
77'
K. Malcuit- sub ->O. Ceylan
79'
Marlon- Yellow
82'
F. Macheda- sub ->A. Sowe
89'
K. Malcuit- Yellow
90'
90'
F. Ulvestad- Yellow

Standings

After this encounter, Ankaragücü will have 4 points like Sivasspor to sit in the 16th place. Regarding the opposition, Sivasspor will stay with 4 points like Ankaragücü to hold in the 17th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Super Lig, Ankaragücü will host Fenerbahçe on the 17th of October with a 13-4 head to head in favor of Fenerbahçe (3 draws).

Sivasspor will play away agasint Trabzonspor on the 22nd of October with a 15-8 head to head statistic in favor of Trabzonspor (9 draws).

Ankaragücü – Formation

Ankaragücü
G
G. Akkan 32.Turkey
6.9
D
U. Radaković 26.Serbia
7.0
D
O. Ceylan 77.Turkey
7.1
79'
D
6.9
82'
D
N. Mujakić 18.Bosnia and Herzegovina
7.0
M
T. Ciğerci 30.Turkey
7.5
M
P. Barbosa Moreira 8.Portugal
6.9
46' 40'
M
T. Antalyalı 48.Turkey
6.4
M
E. Kılınç 54.Turkey
6.3
65'
M
G. Beridze 21.Georgia
7.5
77' Goals2'
F
A. Sowe 22.Gambia
7.1
89' Goals44'
Substitutes
G
B. Güngördü 99.Turkey
D
K. Malcuit 24.France
6.2
79' 90'
D
Y. Güreler 17.Turkey
M
Ş. Çetin 6.Germany
M
A. Çankaya 4.Turkey
M
G. Zahid 19.Norway
6.8
65'
M
F. Üzüm 88.Turkey
F
G. Ariyibi 12.USA
6.5
46'
F
J. Rodríguez 10.Spain
6.6
77'
F
F. Macheda 11.Italy
6.6
89'

Ankaragücü adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Ömer Erdogan decided to play with the following team: Gökhan Akkan (6.9), Oğuz Ceylan (7.1), Uroš Radaković (7.0), Nihad Mujakić (7.0), Marlon (6.9), Taylan Antalyalı (6.4), Tolga Ciğerci (7.5), Emre Kılınç (6.3), Pedrinho (6.9), Giorgi Beridze (7.5) and Ali Sowe (7.1).

The home team had on the bench: Bahadır Han Güngördü, Gboly Ariyibi (6.5), Şahverdi Çetin, Atakan Cankaya, Ghayas Zahid (6.8), Jesé Rodríguez (6.6), Kévin Malcuit (6.2), Firatcan Üzüm, Yasin Güreler and Federico Macheda (6.6).

Ankaragücü could not rely on the presence of K. Malcuit (injured).

Substitutions

Ankaragücü made 5 changes: Pedrinho for G. Ariyibi (46′), E. Kilinc for G. Zahid (65′), G. Beridze for Jese (77′), O. Ceylan for K. Malcuit (79′) and A. Sowe for F. Macheda (89′).

Best player: Giorgi Beridze​

The player that probably impressed the most for Ankaragücü was Giorgi Beridze.

His rating is (7.5) with 1 goal, 16 passes (75% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 13. He hit the woodwork once times.

Sivasspor – Formation

Sivasspor
G
A. Şaşal Vural 35.Turkey
6.7
D
U. Çiftçi 3.Turkey
7.1
64'
D
D. Goutas 6.Greece
6.4
10'
D
A. Appindangoye 4.Gabon
6.9
D
M. Paluli 2.Turkey
6.2
76'
M
M. Gradel 7.Côte d'Ivoire
6.3
M
F. Ulvestad 23.Norway
6.8
90'
M
D. Saba 11.Israel
6.7
68'
M
C. Charisis 15.Greece
6.8
68' 45'
M
A. Musa 26.Nigeria
6.4
19'
F
K. Angielski 19.Poland
6.2
46'
Substitutes
G
M. Yıldırım 25.Turkey
D
A. Okumuş 13.Turkey
6.7
76'
D
S. Camara 14.France
D
C. Osmanpaşa 88.Turkey
D
M. Albayrak 96.Turkey
M
H. Arslan 37.Turkey
6.7
68'
M
I. Cofie 5.Ghana
6.7
68'
F
M. Yatabaré 9.Mali
7.1
46'
F
C. N'Jie 10.Cameroon
7.8
19' Goals48'

Also Sivasspor adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Rıza Çalımbay played with: Ali Şaşal Vural (6.7), Murat Paluli (6.2), Dimitris Goutas (6.4), Aaron Appindangoyé (6.9), Uğur Çiftçi (7.1), Fredrik Ulvestad (6.8), Charis Charisis (6.8), Ahmed Musa (6.4), Dia Saba (6.7), Max Gradel (6.3) and Karol Angielski (6.2).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Alaaddin Okumuş (6.7), Hakan Arslan (6.7), Mustapha Yatabaré (7.1), Isaac Cofie (6.7), Kaan Onaran, Samba Camara, Caner Osmanpaşa, Clinton N’Jie (7.8), Muammer Yıldırım and Mehmet Albayrak.

Sivasspor could not rely on the presence of C. N’Jie (injured).

Substitutions

Sivasspor made 5 changes: A. Musa for C. N’Jie (19′), K. Angielski for M. Yatabare (46′), D. Saba for H. Arslan (68′), C. Charisis for I. Cofie (68′) and M. Paluli for A. Okumus (76′).

Best player: Clinton N’Jie​

The player that probably impressed the most for Sivasspor was Clinton N’Jie.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 28 passes (85% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 7. He performed 1 cross.

His performance was remarkable also because he started the match from the bench before entering the filed in the 19′.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Super Lig.​