FREIBURG IM BREISGAU. SC Freiburg had a surprising win over FC Köln with a 2-0 win with a goal from J. Woo-Yeong (53′) and a goal from M. Gregoritsch (64′).
The match was played at the Schwarzwald-Stadion stadium in Freiburg im Breisgau on Sunday and it started at 5:30 pm local time. The referee was Florian Badstübner with the support of Markus Schüller and Christian Bandurski. The 4th official was Tobias Reichel. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 7.7 degrees Celsius or 45.86 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 81%.
SC Freiburg was in firm control of the ball 55% while FC Köln was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
SC Freiburg was more aggressive with 55 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why SC Freiburg won the match.
SC Freiburg shot 15 times, 5 on target, 10 off target. Regarding the opposition, FC Köln shot 6 times, 2 on target, 4 off target.
SC Freiburg didn’t receive any yellow card. Regarding the opposition, FC Köln received 1 yellow card (K. Schindler).
After playing this match, SC Freiburg will have 27 points to remain in the 2nd place. Regarding the opposition, FC Köln will stay with 17 points like VfL Wolfsburg to remain in the 12th place.
In the next match in the Bundesliga, SC Freiburg will play away against Borussia Dortmund on the 4th of February with a 19-3 head to head in favor of Borussia Dortmund (3 draws).
FC Köln will host RB Leipzig on the 4th of February with a 5-2 head to head in favor of RB Leipzig (4 draws).
SC Freiburg – Formation
SC Freiburg adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Christian Streich decided to play with the following team: Mark Flekken, Lukas Kübler , Matthias Ginter , Philipp Lienhart , Christian Günter , Maximilian Eggestein , Nicolas Höfler , Ritsu Doan , Woo-Yeong Jeong , Vincenzo Grifo and Michael Gregoritsch .
The home team had on the bench: Lucas Höler, Nils Petersen, Kevin Schade, Yannik Keitel, Keven Schlotterbeck, Noah Atubolu, Noah Weißhaupt, Kiliann Sildillia and Roland Sallai.
SC Freiburg made 5 changes: M. Gregoritsch for L. Holer (82′), Jeong Woo-Yeong for K. Schade (82′), V. Grifo for N. Petersen (90′), R. Doan for R. Sallai (90′) and M. Eggestein for Y. Keitel (90′).
Best player: Michael Gregoritsch
The player that probably impressed the most for SC Freiburg was Michael Gregoritsch.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 24 passes (45% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 9 duels out of 17.
FC Köln – Formation
Also FC Köln adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Steffen Baumgart played with: Marvin Schwäbe, Benno Schmitz , Nikola Soldo , Luca Kilian , Kristian Pedersen , Eric Martel , Ellyes Skhiri , Linton Maina , Ondrej Duda , Florian Kainz and Steffen Tigges .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Denis Huseinbašić, Mathias Olesen, Sargis Adamyan , Timo Horn, Julian Chabot, Kingsley Schindler , Jan Thielmann and Maximilian Schmid.
FC Köln made 5 changes: S. Tigges for S. Adamyan (62′), F. Kainz for K. Schindler (72′), O. Duda for D. Huseinbasic (72′), L. Maina for J. Thielmann (72′) and E. Martel for M. Olesen (89′).
Best player: Steffen Tigges
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for FC Köln was Steffen Tigges.
His rating iswith 15 passes (60% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 4 duels out of 6.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Bundesliga.