In the 21st round, Dynamo will host SC Dnepr-1. The hosts continue to lead the national championship. Dnipro-1 is trying to cling to the TOP-5. It is interesting that today's guests play as tightly as possible in defense. They can perform well against any leader. The hosts cannot lose points today.
Review of the match UPL Dynamo - Dnipro-1
Dynamo started the match more actively. They acted as the undisputed favorite. Dynamo tried to weave their attacks both from the flanks and through the center. Despite the fact that the hosts possessed the initiative and the ball, they were unable to open up the guests' defense.
The first half has passed in the fight. In fact, there were no dangerous moments as such. Dynamo failed to open an account in a tough game. The teams left for the break with an equal, zero score.
The beginning of the second half was identical to the entire first half of the meeting. Dynamo played across the entire width of the field. The hosts' advantage was embodied in a goal on 58 minutes. After filing into the penalty area of SC Dnipro-1, Mikolenko ran from the depth of the field. He punches in one touch into the far corner from the goalkeeper. The account in the game is open.
On 61 minutes, Dovbik raises his hands high. Fouls against the Kievites. This leads to the fact that Artyom receives a 2nd yellow card. Considering that he already had one (received at 24 minutes), the warning turns into a deletion. The last 30 minutes of the meeting Dnipro-1 will play in the minority.
At the 68th minute of the meeting, Sidorchuk played on finishing moves. Punches on the technique. The score becomes 2 - 0. Dynamo hasn't changed the tactics of the game. They continued to control the game. The guests were unable to rebuild. Yes, and the removal played a cruel joke with them. On the 83rd minute of the meeting, Dnepr-1 managed to organize a dangerous moment at the opponent's goal. In particular, after hitting the head, the ball flew over the crossbar.
The referee added 6 minutes to the second half. Dnipro-1 tried to play at least one ball. But Dynamo did not give the ball to the opponents. The hosts were able to bring the game to its logical conclusion. Match result: 2 - 0.
Statistics of the match UPL Dynamo - Dnipro-1
Ball possession: 60 - 40.
Shots on target: 7 - 0.
Shots off target: 5 - 5.
Offside: 1 - 1.
Corner: 8 - 1.
Violations: 16 - 17.
Warnings: 3 - 5.
Red cards: 0 - 1.
Goalkeeper saves: 0 - 5.
Thus, Dynamo wins an important match. They are gaining another three points. In the next round, the Kievites will play as a guest of the Donetsk Shakhtar. This will be the central match not only of the round, but of the entire championship. The fate of the championship title of the current season depends on this fight.
Dnepr-1 will go to visit Kolos. In the last rounds, the UK will play against direct competitors in the fight for the Europa League zone.