BG Pathum United, a club from Thailand has eliminated after losing to Kawasaki Frontale, a club from Japan with a score of 2-4 in the AFC Champions League 2023/24 Group Stage, Group I at Todoroki Stadium, Kawasaki.
In this game, it is Frontale’s side. who had the opportunity to invade and put heavy pressure on BG’s side
In the 16th minute, Frontale received a penalty kick from the moment when Chanaphat Buaphan pushed down Marcinho in the penalty area. The referee decided to give a penalty and it was Yasuto Wakizaka who scored the goal, Frontale leading 1-0.
After that, BG tried to set up the game and have a chance to win, and in the 33rd minute, Jung Sung-ryeong, Frontale’s goalkeeper, missed a pass. The ball went into the path of Chanathip Songkrasin, who shot far from outside the penalty area. BG equalized at 1-1.
But soon after, in the 40th minute, Frontale received another penalty from the moment when Watthanakorn Sawatlakorn tackled Leandro Damiao, who fell in the penalty area. Before the referee went to see VAR and awarded a penalty and Yasuto Wakizaka scored, Frontale led again 2-1.
But then just a moment in the 41st minute, BG had a chance to counter and Danilo Alves paid for Chanathip Songkrasin to shoot in. BG equalized at 2-2.
After that, there were still no goals. At the end of the first half, both teams were still tied 2-2.
Arriving in the second half in the 57th minute, BG was down to 10 players after Freddy Alvarez fouled Tatsuki Seko before the referee went to check VAR and gave a red card. directly to Freddy immediately
In the 60th minute, Frontale almost took the lead when Miki Yamane passed through the channel for Akihiro Ienaka to shoot in, before checking with VAR that it was found to be offside. So it’s not yet a goal.
But in the 68th minute, from Frontale’s corner kick, Yasuto Wakizaka opened for Kazuya Yamamura to head past BG’s goalkeeper, Kittipong Phoothaewchueak. Frontale again took the lead to 3-2.
In the 72nd minute, Frontale almost took the lead again when Kento Tachibanada passed through the channel for Marcinho to shoot in, but the assistant referee flagged it as offside.
And in injury time at the end of the game, minute 90+8, from the moment Miki Yamane paid for Taisei Miyashiro to shoot in, Frontale ran away 4-2.
After that there were no more doors. The game ended on Kawasaki Frontale’s side, winning 4-2 and collecting 3 points.
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