40932 spectators had found their way to kinklau Stadium
, despite the heavy rain. Federico Kenig
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Tobias Höfer
and Ronaldo Good
kinklau tactics involved an interesting 3-5-2 combination.
The following players took the field: Szczygielski - Bartulović, Marroquín, Evaggelopoulos - Pawłowski, Fresneda, Osegi, Laureys, Voudinmäki - Preses, van Marle.
Kungfusion had chosen a strategic 4-4-2 formation.
Lineup: Cuello - Rupán, Baciu, Montagut, Hocera - Panes, Paz, Holtkoetter, Zalakain - Aniorte, Eguina.
After 8 minutes, P. Osegi
came in from the right, feinted, then sped past the off-balance defender to make the score 1 - 0, giving kinklau the lead.
A well placed corner kick from H. Bartulović
was followed by M. Pawłowski
's hard but accurate header. The well executed routine resulted in a goal for kinklau, the score now 2 - 0.
17 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as A. Preses
broke through, making the score 3 - 0 for kinklau.
Confident in their lead, kinklau's players relaxed and focused more on defending the lead than increasing it.
could have increased the lead after 22 minutes, but his shot hit the post after a nice combination in the middle of the park.
After 24 minutes kinklau's H. Fresneda
contracted a slight foot injury, but didn't want to leave the game.
kinklau's A. Preses
increased the lead to 4 - 0, after he saw his shot go between the legs of the advancing goalkeeper following some good play down the right wing after 25 minutes.
was called on to replace kinklau's W. Szczygielski
after 26 minutes following a nasty collision.
A magnificent combination in the middle resulted in kinklau's A. Preses
increasing the lead to 5 - 0.
By then A. Preses
had scored three goals - a hat trick!
5 - 0 was the halftime score.
Possession in this half belonged to kinklau, who controlled the ball 89 percent of the time.
After 49 minutes, kinklau's H. Bartulović
found the back of the goal with a beautiful free kick. 6 - 0.
H. van Marle
increased the lead for kinklau to 7 - 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!
The muddy pitch made the game a gritty affair, which seemed to suit E. Montagut
The boggy pitch disrupted the game, especially for technical players like R. Paz
Cheers filled the stadium as A. Preses
broke through the visitors' central defence to put away the ball to increase the lead to 8 - 0 to kinklau.
kinklau managed to extend their lead to 9 - 0 when M. Pawłowski
cut in neatly from the left side and struck a fine shot past the away team's goalkeeper.
kinklau's B. Laureys
saw his fine effort strike the top of the bar following some good work up the middle by his teammates after 84 minutes.
kinklau had most of the ball, with 91 percent of possession.
kinklau's best player was S. Evaggelopoulos
turned in a dismal performance, however.
Most important Kungfusion player was R. Eguina
On the other hand, R. Cuello
's play was disheartening.
The match ends 9 - 0.