Fanteractive Game Breakdown for Costa Rica @ Canada by JimConnelly

FIFA

Costa Rica (V) vs. Canada (H)

BBVA Compass Stadium
Houston


Tuesday Jul 11,2017 07:30 PM ET

Post Game Analysis by JimConnelly for Canada

Post Game Analysis Report

Overall Performance
Overall Team Grade
A-  
 
Execution
A-  
 
Offensive Play
A  
 
Defensive Effectiveness
B  
 
Player of the Match
Alphonso Davies  
 
Overall Match Quality
No Opinion  
 
Overall Game Assessment
Canada looked a lot better in this one than Game 1. Costa Rica probably controlled more of the play, but it was a solid performance for them. Daviews continues to get better.
Unit Performance
Coaching
Game Strategy
B+  
 
Overall Preparedness
A-  
 
Lineup & Substitutions
B+  
 
Coaching Comments
 
 
Offensive Performance
Generating Scoring Opportunities
B  
 
Finishing
B+  
 
Corner Kicks
B  
 
Set Pieces (Direct/Indirect)
B  
 
Controlling Tempo/Possession
B  
 
Generating Pressure
B  
 
Offense Comments
Not a ton of offense against an athletic and quick Costa Rica team. But Canada held their own...
Defensive Performance
Goalkeeping
B  
 
Executing Defensive Game Plan
B+  
 
Controlling Offensive Pressure
B+  
 
Preventing Scoring Opportunities
B  
 
Conceding/Defending Set Pieces
B+  
 
Transition/Counterattack
B  
 
Defense Comments
 
 
Midfield Play
Maintaining Possession
B  
 
Generate Offensive Counterattacks
B  
 
Defensive Support & Transition
B  
 
Controlling Tempo
B+  
 
Midfield Comments
 
 
Player Performance
Player
Pos
Grade
Alphonso Davies
DF 
A- 
Star in the making. Will get better with every game.
Lucas Cavallini (9)
 
B+ 
disruptive and tough - good complement to Davies
Michael Petrasso (34)
MF