14550 spectators had found their way to Acqua bagnata
, despite the heavy rain. András Cserhalmi
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by David Mahieu
and Michael Lennox
Gavettoni had chosen a strategic 3-4-3 formation.
The following players had been chosen: Kiraga - Énard, van Dieren, Bruynseels - Arnaud, Fidje, Arcozzo, Nowak - Mulahmetović, Adamantidis, Hellrung.
D-Generation started off with a 3-5-2 lineup.
They fielded: Rehrl - Văn An, Scerra, Danis - Barbosa, Mulas, Vondelinge, Sinulaki, Hoornik - Cilaurren, Soares.
After a fine move down the middle N. Nowak
nearly gave the home side a goal after 3 minutes. However the finishing shot went just wide.
caused the crowd to go mental with his goal up the middle after 4 minutes. This gave Gavettoni the 1 - 0 lead.
With 16 minutes played, Gavettoni's D. Arcozzo
almost extended the lead, but his shot from the left glanced off the top of the bar to fall behind the net.
1 - 0 was the score after the first half.
Possession in this half belonged to Gavettoni, who controlled the ball 53 percent of the time.
Things were going to get worse for the visitors. Y. Adamantidis
squirmed through their central defence after 48 minutes, increasing the lead to 2 - 0.
Cheers filled the stadium as A. Mulahmetović
broke through the visitors' central defence to put away the ball to increase the lead to 3 - 0 to Gavettoni.
of D-Generation was booked for kicking the ball away after the whistle.
After 69 minutes, J. Arnaud
put Gavettoni ahead 4 - 0 when he rose to head in a cross from the right wing.
Confident in their lead, Gavettoni's players relaxed and focused more on defending the lead than increasing it.
Gavettoni had most of the ball, with 51 percent of possession.
Gavettoni's top performer was clearly Y. Adamantidis
was a disappointment, however.
Most important D-Generation player was F. Barbosa
turned in a dismal performance, however.
The match ends 4 - 0.