SZCZECIN. Piast Gliwice and Pogoń Szczecin draw 1-1. R. Sappinen scored the first goal (16′) for Piast Gliwice. J. Carlos equalized (59′). Pogoń Szczecin was definitely superior in terms of ball possession (63%)
The match was played at the Stadion Miejski im. Floriana Krygiera stadium in Szczecin on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. In front of 17,085 spectators. The referee was Damian Sylwestrzak with the help of Bartosz Heinig and Adam Karasewicz. The 4th official was Kornel Paszkiewicz. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 14.6 degrees Celsius or 58.23 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 94%.
- ! 63 Ball Possession 37
- 18 Total 6
- 8 On Target 1
- 10 Off Target 5
- 3 Shots blocked 2
- 99 Attack 53
- 105 Dangerous attack 30
- 54 Ball safe 70
- 0 Penalties 0
- 8 Corners 2
- 11 Total 8
- 4 Yellow Cards 5
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 5 Substitutions 4
Pogoń Szczecin had a superior ball possession 63% while Piast Gliwice was struggling with a 37% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Pogoń Szczecin was more aggressive with 105 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 8 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Pogoń Szczecin to win the match.
Pogoń Szczecin shot 18 times, 8 on target, 10 off target. Talking about the opposition, Piast Gliwice shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target.
Pogoń Szczecin received 4 yellow cards (Jean Carlos, K. Triantafyllopoulos, S. Kowalczyk and L. Mata). On the opposite side, Piast Gliwice received 5 yellow cards (M. Chrapek, F. Plach, P. Dziczek, J. Czerwinski and A. Katranis).
After playing this contest, Pogoń Szczecin will have 22 points like Stal Mielec to hold in the 4th place. On the other side, Piast Gliwice will have 12 points like Korona Kielce to remain in the 15th place.
In the next match in the Ekstraklasa, Pogoń Szczecin will host Górnik Zabrze on the 5th of November with a 6-6 head to head stats.
Piast Gliwice will play away agasint Korona Kielce on the 29th of October with a 8-7 head to head in favor of Korona Kielce (5 draws).
Pogoń Szczecin – Formation
Pogoń Szczecin started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
The manager Jens Gustafsson decided to play with the following team: Dante Stipica, Paweł Stolarski , Benedikt Zech , Mariusz Malec , Luís Mata , Damian Dąbrowski , Rafał Kurzawa , Mateusz Łęgowski , Vahan Bichakhchyan , Kamil Grosicki and Pontus Almqvist .
The home team had on the bench: Bartosz Klebaniuk, Konstantinos Triantafyllopoulos, Michał Kucharczyk, Mariusz Fornalczyk, Kamil Drygas, Jean Carlos , Sebastian Kowalczyk , Marcel Wedrychowski and Luka Zahović .
Pogoń Szczecin made 5 changes: P. Almqvist for L. Zahovic (46′), M. Legowski for Jean Carlos (46′), R. Kurzawa for S. Kowalczyk (61′), P. Stolarski for M. Kucharczyk (81′) and V. Bichakhchyan for K. Drygas (86′).
Best player: Damian Dąbrowski
The player that probably impressed the most for Pogoń Szczecin was Damian Dąbrowski.
His rating iswith 99 passes (91% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 1 duel out of 3. He performed 4 crosses. He hit the woodwork once times.
Piast Gliwice – Formation
Piast Gliwice started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Waldemar Fornalik played with: František Plach, Tomasz Mokwa , Constantin Reiner , Jakub Czerwiński , Alexandros Katranis , Michał Chrapek , Tom Hateley , Grzegorz Tomasiewicz , Patryk Dziczek , Jorge Félix and Rauno Sappinen .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Karol Szymański, Miguel Muñoz, Jakub Holúbek, Michał Kaput, Arkadiusz Pyrka , Michael Ameyaw , Kamil Wilczek , Alberto Toril Domingo and Gabriel Kirejczyk.
Piast Gliwice made 4 changes: R. Sappinen for K. Wilczek (60′), G. Tomasiewicz for M. Ameyaw (78′), T. Hateley for M. Kaput (86′) and M. Chrapek for A. Pyrka (86′).
Best player: Patryk Dziczek
The player that probably impressed the most for Piast Gliwice was Patryk Dziczek.
His rating iswith 48 passes (89% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 11 duels out of 15.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Ekstraklasa.
- Radomiak Radom – Śląsk Wrocław – 2-0
- Pogoń Szczecin – Piast Gliwice – 1-1
- Lechia Gdańsk – Raków Częstochowa – 0-3
- Warta Poznań – Jagiellonia Białystok – 2-0