It was an exceptionally sunny day for the crowd of 61451 that came out to Boubon Park
. Severino Telaeche
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Florent Janssen
and Celino López
Bouba had chosen a strategic 3-5-2 formation.
The following players took the field: Marchand - Kühlböck, Anthony, Noromies - Erez, Cangaceiro, Gagula, Åkerner, Krammer - Hoření, Wenner.
Mellounkov decided to use a 3-5-2 set up.
Lineup: Zíma - Koppensteiner, Manazzas, Mac Giolla Mháirtín - Lea, Homaei, Holý, Hasalík, Caballero - Sýkora, Ghelardoni.
Bouba took the lead 6 minutes into the game by 1 - 0, as S. Cangaceiro
elegantly received a long range pass through the middle, finishing off with a half-volley shot just below the bar.
of Mellounkov was booked for kicking the ball away after the whistle.
After 23 minutes Mellounkov's J. Hasalík
limped slightly after a late challenge, but he was able to continue.
's technique was perfect on this sunny day and led to some breathtaking tricks that bamboozled the defence.
Cheers filled the stadium as A. Åkerner
broke through the visitors' central defence to put away the ball to increase the lead to 2 - 0 to Bouba.
After 39 minutes, the away team failed to deal with a good exchange of passes on the right, and P. Wenner
gave the Bouba supporters even more to cheer about when he increased the lead to 3 - 0.
At this point, it was obvious that the players of Bouba lowered the tempo and became more defensively oriented.
The away team improved the scoreline to 3 - 1, as P. Manazzas
struck home, set up well by a play on the left 40 minutes into the match.
3 - 1 was the halftime score.
Bouba enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 52 percent of possession.
had a fantastic opportunity to put Bouba up another goal 51 minutes into the match, but he fired just over the crossbar.
The intense heat forced J. Hasalík
into making some errors because he couldn't seem to keep up with the others.
The Bouba players could smell victory in the air. B. Gagula
wasn't in a hurry to leave the field as he was substituted for A. Kaalep
after 65 minutes.
A well placed corner kick from D. Koppensteiner
was followed by P. Manazzas
's hard but accurate header. The well executed routine resulted in a goal for Mellounkov, the score now 3 - 2.
69 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as A. Åkerner
broke through, making the score 4 - 2 for Bouba.
wanted to play on, but the Bouba coach had other ideas, and he was replaced 70 minutes into the game by L. Minguella
Bouba's J. Noromies
got himself booked for a foul.
left the field with a smile on his face as he was substituted 80 minutes into the game, as his team was in the lead. J. Fransman
was the replacement.
Morale on the visitors' bench was greatly improved when their E. Caballero
reduced the lead to make it 4 - 3 after 82 minutes, following a pass from the right.
Bouba had most of the ball, with 51 percent of possession.
The most dominating Bouba player was without a doubt P. Wenner
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
performed admirably for Mellounkov.
However, P. Manazzas
made a disastrous appearance.
The match ends 4 - 3.