BRUSSELS. Union Saint-Gilloise succeeded in clinch a draw against Westerlo with a late goal from G. Nilsson scored in the (90′) after Westerlo got a lead with a goal from L. Foster (45′). Union Saint-Gilloise was not able to win even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (56%)
The match was played at the Stade Joseph Mariën stadium in Brussels on Sunday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Bram Van Driessche with the assistance of Yves De Neve and Kevin Monteny. The 4th official was Brent Staessens. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 8.2 degrees Celsius or 46.78 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 90%.
Union Saint-Gilloise was in firm control of the ball 56% while Westerlo was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Union Saint-Gilloise was putting more pressure with 80 dangerous attacks and 28 shots of which 1 were on target. However, that was not enough Union Saint-Gilloise to win the match.
Union Saint-Gilloise shot 28 times, 1 on target, 27 off target. On the other side, Westerlo shot 13 times, 4 on target, 9 off target.
Union Saint-Gilloise received 4 yellow cards (L. Lapoussin, S. Van Der Heyden, T. Teuma and S. Lynen). On the other side, Westerlo received 3 yellow cards (M. Fixelles, T. Van den Keybus and T. Dierckx).
After playing this match, Union Saint-Gilloise will have 33 points to remain in the 3rd place. On the opposite side, Westerlo will have 23 points like Sint-Truiden to sit in the 8th place.
In the next match in the Pro League, Union Saint-Gilloise will play away with Standard Liège on the 13th of November with a 2-1 head to head in favor of Union Saint-Gilloise (2 draws).
Westerlo will host KV Oostende on the 12th of November with a 8-2 head to head statistic in favor of KV Oostende (2 draws).
Union Saint-Gilloise – Formation
Union Saint-Gilloise started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Karel Geraerts decided to play with the following team: Anthony Moris, Ismael Kandouss , Christian Burgess , Siebe Van Der Heyden , Bart Nieuwkoop , Jean Thierry Lazare Amani , Senne Lynen , Teddy Teuma , Loic Lapoussin , Dante Vanzeir and Victor Okoh Boniface .
The home team had on the bench: Cameron Puertas, Lucas Pirard, Ross Sykes , Guillaume François , Joachim Imbrechts, Dennis Yerai Eckert Ayensa, Oussama El Azzouzi, Simon Adingra and Gustaf Nilsson .
Union Saint-Gilloise made 5 changes: J. Lazare Amani for C. Puertas (64′), B. Nieuwkoop for S. Adingra (64′), V. Boniface for G. Nilsson (78′), S. Van Der Heyden for G. Francois (78′) and T. Teuma for R. Sykes (86′).
Best player: Christian Burgess
The most impressive player for Union Saint-Gilloise was Christian Burgess.
His rating iswith 65 passes (86% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 9.
Westerlo – Formation
Westerlo started with a 5-3-2 line-up (5-3-2).
Jonas De Roeck played with: Sinan Bolat, Edisson Jordanov , Bryan Reynolds , Rubin Seigers , Ravil Tagir , Maxim De Cuyper , Nicolas Madsen , Halil Akbunar , Mathias Fixelles , Kyan Vaesen and Lyle Foster .
These were the players on the bench: Igor Vetokele, Muhammed Gümüşkaya, Lucas Mineiro, Pietro Perdichizzi, Thomas Van den Keybus , Tuur Dierckx and Nick Gillekens.
Westerlo made 4 changes: H. Akbunar for T. Van den Keybus (57′), E. Jordanov for T. Dierckx (74′), K. Vaesen for I. Vetokele (76′) and M. Fixelles for Lucas Mineiro (84′).
Best player: Bryan Reynolds
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Westerlo was Bryan Reynolds.
His rating iswith 41 passes (78% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 8. He performed 1 cross.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Pro League.