Fairly good weather for football had drawn a crowd of 43672 to Random arena
. Luis Pürro
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Asmo Ylitalo
and Dinos Katsanevas
Studenci decided to use a 2-5-3 set up.
The following players took the field: Domínguez - Vičar, Keren - Valsecchi, Melamed, Nourisson, Kuba, Richardson - Afrazandeh, Alberti Rovira, Collet.
Smrkci had chosen a strategic 2-5-3 formation.
Lineup: Eckhoff - Korolovszky, Leszkoven - Puelma, Koron, Bratko, Kozole, Defaye - Košenina, Osmolak, Fusé.
Studenci broke through on the left 13 minutes into the game, with M. Collet
firing in from an acute angle to give the home side a 1 - 0 lead.
of Smrkci received a yellow card after 17 minutes for unsportsmanlike behaviour.
20 minutes into the match the visitors levelled the score at 1 - 1 as S. Košenina
struck home from a rebound off the crossbar, following a shot from the right.
At 24 minutes played, D. Alberti Rovira
came in from the right with the intention of giving Studenci the lead, but his rocket of a shot rattled the crossbar.
gave the visitors the lead 39 minutes into the match to make it 1 - 2. The goal was scored from the penalty spot after a handball in the penalty area.
Studenci's N. Richardson
made a successful breakthrough on the left after 41 minutes and should have levelled the score, but instead he clipped it over the bar.
After 42 minutes, a mistake by the home side's left defence allowed S. Osmolak
to get through. He outclassed the home side's keeper, adding another goal for the visitors. 1 - 3.
The teams went for the halftime break at 1 - 3.
Possession in this half belonged to Studenci, who controlled the ball 54 percent of the time.
of Studenci was able to make an impressive rush past the sluggish O. Leszkoven
, which resulted in a goal making the score 2 - 3.
Studenci's M. Collet
put his head to a high ball coming in from the right after 72 minutes, but the ball went wide.
Studenci's K. Kuba
made an attempt at equalising 82 minutes into the match, coming in from the right, but the ball hit the post and the defence easily cleared the rebound.
Studenci had most of the ball, with 55 percent of possession.
The most dominating Studenci player was without a doubt D. Alberti Rovira
was a disappointment, however.
Most important Smrkci player was S. Osmolak
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
The match ends 2 - 3.