International Friendly: Austria 0-0 Slovakia

✨ Phil Foden vs. #ManUnited yesterday:

◾️ 3 goals
◾️ 6 shots/4 on target
◾️ 0.99 expected goals
◾️ 0.87 expected assists
◾️ 22 pressured touches
◾️ 7 carries
◾️ 23/25 completed passes
◾️ 2 through balls

Foden’s xG was higher than Haaland’s. ⤵️

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🔥 Erling Haaland has outscored his xG by almost 100% so far this season:

🔹 14 goals
🔹 7.221 xG
🔹 6.779 goals over expected

After 8 games, his xG is higher than Romelu Lukaku had throughout the entire 2021/22 season.

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🌪️ These 10 running backs have picked up the most rushing yards over expected in the #NFL so far, according to @NextGenStats.

⚡️ No surprise to see #Giants’ @saquon topping the list. Also check out #Jets’ rookie Bryce Hall making an appearance.

#TogetherBlue #TakeFlight

#LUFC have been one of the most intense teams in the @premierleague so far this season. But they’re also technically strong.

Players with successful most passes between the lines:

🔹 Marc Roca: 35
🔹 Adams: 22
🔹 Kristensen: 18
🔹 Harrison: 17
🔹 Struijk: 16

#LEEAVL

The #NFL has come to the UK! 🇬🇧

🔥 The first of three London games sees the most aggressive QB in the league – @Saints’ Jameis Winston – take on the @Vikings.

⚡️ Will Cousins, Jefferson, Cook & co. have too much for the Saints defense?

#MINvsNO #Vikings #Saints

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Goalless draw in final warm-up game

Austria were held to a goalless draw against Slovakia in both sides’ final match before the European Championships begin.


The match

In a quiet first half, Slovakia came closest to scoring when Ondrej Duda’s shot was blocked off the line by his own team-mate, Peter Pekarik.

The hosts upped the tempo second half and were unfortunate not to score. A brilliant long-range strike by midfielder Florian Grillitsch was was turned onto the right-hand post by Slovakia goalkeeper Martin Dubravka.

Marko Arnautovic made his return for Austria and he almost marked his comeback with a goal, but his shot across goal also struck the post.

Marko Arnautovic of Austria controls the ball during the international friendly match between Austria and Slovakia at Happel Stadium. Photo by Philipp Schalber/DIENER/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)

The visitors almost stole victory towards the end when Michal Duris went one-on-one with the goalkeeper, but he was denied by Daniel Bachmann.

Michal Duris of Slovakia has a shot saved by Daniel Bachmann of Austria during the international friendly match between Austria and Slovakia at Ernst Happel Stadion. (Photo by Christian Hofer/Getty Images)

Franco Foda’s side dominated the possession but had just five shots on target and were profligate in front of goal, like they were against England on Wednesday evening. It means they have failed to score in their last three games.

Slovakia go into the competition having drawn both warm-up games.


The Euros

They open up their Euros campaign against North Macedonia in Bucharest on Sunday. Netherlands and Ukraine are the other two sides in their group.

Slovakia meet Poland in St Petersburg a week today. They are in a challenging group, also coming up against Spain and Sweden.


Featured image: Austria fans applaud their team off of the pitch following the international friendly match between Austria and Slovakia at Ernst Happel Stadion. (Photo by Christian Hofer/Getty Images)

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✨ Phil Foden vs. #ManUnited yesterday:

◾️ 3 goals
◾️ 6 shots/4 on target
◾️ 0.99 expected goals
◾️ 0.87 expected assists
◾️ 22 pressured touches
◾️ 7 carries
◾️ 23/25 completed passes
◾️ 2 through balls

Foden’s xG was higher than Haaland’s. ⤵️

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🔥 Erling Haaland has outscored his xG by almost 100% so far this season:

🔹 14 goals
🔹 7.221 xG
🔹 6.779 goals over expected

After 8 games, his xG is higher than Romelu Lukaku had throughout the entire 2021/22 season.

#MCIMUN | #MCFC

🌪️ These 10 running backs have picked up the most rushing yards over expected in the #NFL so far, according to @NextGenStats.

⚡️ No surprise to see #Giants’ @saquon topping the list. Also check out #Jets’ rookie Bryce Hall making an appearance.

#TogetherBlue #TakeFlight

#LUFC have been one of the most intense teams in the @premierleague so far this season. But they’re also technically strong.

Players with successful most passes between the lines:

🔹 Marc Roca: 35
🔹 Adams: 22
🔹 Kristensen: 18
🔹 Harrison: 17
🔹 Struijk: 16

#LEEAVL

The #NFL has come to the UK! 🇬🇧

🔥 The first of three London games sees the most aggressive QB in the league – @Saints’ Jameis Winston – take on the @Vikings.

⚡️ Will Cousins, Jefferson, Cook & co. have too much for the Saints defense?

#MINvsNO #Vikings #Saints

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