Weather conditions were fairly good for football, and Skar Stadium
saw a crowd turnout of 34200. Bradley Dodge
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Mees De Visscher
and Nicasio Viñas
Morrowind had chosen a strategic 3-5-2 formation.
Starters: Öhrstål - Giovanardi, 永文 (Yongwen), Toro - Franzén, Moisala, Mulè, Somonte, Fransen - Iorio, Hof.
Dai Sassol decided to use a 3-5-2 set up.
They fielded: Boccia - Mirkevich, Orrego, Díaz - Zumsteg, Szyller, Dotan, Olberg, Ascue - Apolloni, Leuthe.
The wings were the focus of most of Dai Sassol's attacks today.
Dai Sassol's L. Orrego
managed to lose the defenders as he advanced down the right wing and scored, putting the visitors ahead after 6 minutes. 0 - 1.
After a fatal mistake from the away team's right side defence 21 minutes into the match, an alert A. Iorio
bagged the ball for Morrowind, levelling the score to 1 - 1.
gave Morrowind the lead as he successfully challenged the guests' central defenders, then slotted the ball into the bottom corner, giving the keeper no chance. 2 - 1
had a fantastic opportunity to put Morrowind up another goal 32 minutes into the match, but he fired just over the crossbar.
The teams went for the halftime break at 2 - 1.
Morrowind had most of the ball, with 54 percent of possession.
should probably have put his team up another goal after 75 minutes, but some great goalkeeping by A. Boccia
kept the visitors in the game.
sailed high above the opponents as he headed in a corner kick from W. Hof
after 83 minutes of play, making the score 3 - 1.
Dai Sassol's J. Olberg
got himself booked for a foul.
Morrowind's C. Somonte
went down after a savage challenge, but could continue playing after some medical attention.
After 88 minutes Dai Sassol's A. Boccia
contracted a slight foot injury, but didn't want to leave the game.
Morrowind claimed to have seen most of the ball, and the statistics agreed with them - possession being 57 percent.
Morrowind's best player was A. Iorio
However, N. Öhrstål
made a disastrous appearance.
performed admirably for Dai Sassol.
was a disappointment, however.
The match ends 3 - 1.