Clear skies welcomed the 31508 spectators who had made their way to campionidelmondo arena
. Leontin Ureche
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Gustavo Poletti
and Pablo Iriarte
aassroma1927 decided to use a 3-5-2 set up.
The following players took the field: Bolzonella - Batalha, Johnsen, Balotelli - Valacchi, Sbardella, Lo Bascio, Masetti, Couffignal - Longo, Lavezzo.
Future started off with a 3-5-2 lineup.
Starters: Spignoli - Maran, Gobnesti, Arcudi - Sanfilippo, Vincenti, Luperto, Manica, Di Chio - Fontanili, Medoro.
18 minutes in, Future's M. Medoro
received a yellow card for going into a challenge studs first.
The referee signaled a penalty for the home side after 25 minutes, amid vocal protests from the visitors. aassroma1927 fans erupted in celebration as W. Batalha
rifled the ball into the the top corner. 1 - 0!
With 27 minutes played, aassroma1927 put themselves up 2 - 0 when the visiting defenders lost the ball to O. Sbardella
, who came up from the left and proceeded to coolly round the keeper and knock the ball home.
Almost all the way down to the corner flag, aassroma1927's F. Valacchi
somehow managed to get a perfect pass into the middle, impossible to miss for A. Longo
, who struck for 3 - 0.
increased the lead for aassroma1927 to 4 - 0, getting a head onto a hooked ball from the right. The ball looked to have taken a deflection on the way in, but he's claiming it!
It was 4 - 0 at the break.
aassroma1927 enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 51 percent of possession.
The visitors got a chance to pulling one back after 69 minutes, due to a defensive blunder leaving M. Fontanili
completely unmarked. His strike was pathetic though, easy prey for the home side's keeper.
The score became 5 - 0 at 78 minutes into the game, when aassroma1927 were given a penalty which W. Batalha
blasted straight down the middle giving the keeper no chance!
This third goal completed a hattrick for W. Batalha
At this point, it was obvious that the players of aassroma1927 lowered the tempo and became more defensively oriented.
nearly reduced the lead 82 minutes into the game, but a splendid one-handed save by D. Bolzonella
prevented the attempt coming in from the right flank from hitting the back of the net.
The opposing supporters gave the referee an earful when he only gave A. Lavezzo
from aassroma1927 a yellow card after a mistimed challenge from behind 86 minutes into the game. That was far too lenient!
Possession in the forty-five minutes was dominated by Future, with 55 percent of the ball.
aassroma1927's best player was D. Bolzonella
turned in a dismal performance, however.
Most important Future player was M. Fontanili
was a disappointment, however.
The match ends 5 - 0.