The weather was pretty good, and a crowd of 39184 had shown up at Mulines Stadium
for the match. Anton-Johann Prieler
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Peter Magnusson
and Tom Van Hissenhoven
paluce tactics involved an interesting 3-5-2 combination.
The following players had been chosen: Marena - Boeswald-Reinhardt, Tănăsie, Diotto - Vanhatupa, Frigan, Obradors, Margolfo, Lefebvre - Tormenta, Ingelén.
A 2-5-3 alignment was the formation of choice for Buriana.
Lineup: Shaboltas - Płóciennik, Riedweg - Parlato, Fusco, Tarantino, Gasbarro, Azpeitia - Steen, Oude Middendorp, Bergamini.
It was an obvious ambition of paluce to use their ability at attacking on the flanks.
Buriana used their skill at pressing to cut off the attack angles of their opponents all over the field.
After 13 minutes of play, N. Diotto
gave the home team a 1 - 0 lead after an attack coming in from the right.
After 15 minutes, the away team failed to deal with a good exchange of passes on the right, and Â. Tormenta
gave the paluce supporters even more to cheer about when he increased the lead to 2 - 0.
After 17 minutes paluce's J. Vanhatupa
contracted a slight foot injury, but didn't want to leave the game.
Buriana certainly deserved a goal after some stunning play down the left, but A. Azpeitia
just wasn't able to finish.
should probably have put his team up another goal after 30 minutes, but some great goalkeeping by V. Shaboltas
kept the visitors in the game.
After several obvious shirt pulling incidents, S. Steen
got himself booked. The manager of Buriana was not happy.
2 - 0 was the halftime score.
paluce had most of the ball, with 62 percent of possession.
unleashed a swerving effort from the right that the visitors' keeper did well to tip wide.
With 73 minutes played, paluce put themselves up 3 - 0 when the visiting defenders lost the ball to A. Frigan
, who came up from the left and proceeded to coolly round the keeper and knock the ball home.
paluce put themselves up 4 - 0 when S. Ingelén
broke through on the right, leaving the entire defence trailing in his wake.
Confident in their lead, paluce's players relaxed and focused more on defending the lead than increasing it.
Things were deteriorating for the away team as paluce scored another to make it 5 - 0 after a left side attack resulted in a goal for Â. Tormenta
after 77 minutes.
A speedy charge from the left side of the field increased the lead of paluce to 6 - 0 as S. Ingelén
finished it off competently, firing in from an acute angle.
paluce claimed to have seen most of the ball, and the statistics agreed with them - possession being 62 percent.
Most important paluce player was P. Margolfo
On the other hand, A. Marena
's play was disheartening.
W. Oude Middendorp
performed admirably for Buriana.
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
The match ends 6 - 0.