The crowd of 37994 turning up at Trenno's Parc
today were greeted with some nasty showers of rain. Chris Fabrie
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Carel Legrain
and Eemil Leppäniemi
Pinaeto decided to use a 3-5-2 set up.
Starters: Polgár - Modesti, Zini, Bologni - Giovacchini, Pileri, Dzhafarov, Caushi, Justyński - Lopez, Ghizzoni.
A 3-5-2 alignment was the formation of choice for morican.
The following players had been chosen: Colantonio - Sossio, Nucera, Mantovan - Namdar, Intaschi, Zvietich, Borchi, Mehlich - De Mitri, Couture.
The visitors' central defence should have had no trouble clearing the pass to A. Lopez
, but the Pinaeto player managed to shrug them off and fired a low shot past the keeper to give his team the lead. 1 - 0!
After 24 minutes, the away team failed to deal with a good exchange of passes on the right, and A. Lopez
gave the Pinaeto supporters even more to cheer about when he increased the lead to 2 - 0.
The players of Pinaeto now seemed to think the job was done and acted more defensively, just waiting for the ref to blow the final whistle.
acted with superior experience when, 39 minutes into the match, he predicted a pass, intercepted it and then finished off with a goal. 3 - 0 for Pinaeto!
40 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as A. Ghizzoni
broke through, making the score 4 - 0 for Pinaeto.
Pinaeto solidified their lead at the 42 minute mark, as A. Ghizzoni
dribbled the ball through the opposing central defence and scored to make it 5 - 0.
That made three goals for A. Ghizzoni
and he was marked down for the hat trick.
Always quick on his feet, morican's L. Couture
sped down the field after 44 minutes, but his pass to F. De Mitri
was just a bit too far ahead for him to get a good shot off.
A magnificent combination in the middle resulted in Pinaeto's I. Justyński
increasing the lead to 6 - 0.
Pinaeto put themselves up 7 - 0 when E. Dzhafarov
broke through on the right, leaving the entire defence trailing in his wake.
Halftime score was 7 - 0.
Pinaeto enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 84 percent of possession.
Things were going to get worse for the visitors. I. Justyński
squirmed through their central defence after 59 minutes, increasing the lead to 8 - 0.
Pinaeto managed to extend their lead to 9 - 0 when U. Bologni
cut in neatly from the left side and struck a fine shot past the away team's goalkeeper.
struck a 30 metre free kick home 67 minutes into the match. 10 - 0 for the home team.
morican's F. De Mitri
got himself booked for a foul.
74 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as G. Modesti
broke through, making the score 11 - 0 for Pinaeto.
Possession in this half belonged to Pinaeto, who controlled the ball 85 percent of the time.
Pinaeto's top performer was clearly A. Lopez
was a disappointment, however.
performed admirably for morican.
On the other hand, F. Colantonio
's play was disheartening.
The match ends 11 - 0.