18852 punters turned up at Sala de Cata
, and despite threatening clouds on the horizon, no rain came. Giacomo Frasso
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Niccolo Kellenberger
and Thomas Ecklind
The derby had been the talk of Barcelona
all week and fans of both teams could be seen throughout the stadium.
Enòleg decided to use a 3-4-3 set up.
They fielded: Ortueta - Miceli, Patronov, Kip - Leriche, Syrett, Pla, Paup - Pais, Pérez de Ayala, Angelkov.
A 3-5-2 alignment was the formation of choice for Voladora.
Lineup: Arnal - Briniss, Pijala, Vito - Kaiser, Armellini, Idan, Simón Abril, Sierra - Mazo Martínez, Robichon.
10 minutes into the match, Voladora nearly took the lead, as L. Pijala
broke through on the right. A. Ortueta
made the save, however.
Enòleg's P. Kip
was shown a yellow card for standing over the ball and blocking an opponent's quick free kick after 23 minutes.
29 minutes into the game, F. Kaiser
was a hair's breadth away from giving Voladora the lead with a shot from over on the left. A prompt block by A. Ortueta
saved the home team that time.
Voladora took the lead 34 minutes into the game, making the score 0 - 1 after some elegant movement down the middle. L. Robichon
was the scorer.
0 - 1 was the score after the first half.
Possession in the forty-five minutes was dominated by Voladora, with 66 percent of the ball.
A defender managed to keep the ball from crossing the goal-line after a curling shot coming in from the right from C. Mazo Martínez
after 57 minutes, and prevented Voladora from going up another goal.
65 minutes into the match, the visitors put themselves ahead 0 - 2 as F. Briniss
finished off an attack from the left with a spectacular scissors kick.
With 80 minutes played, the excellent ball from the wing by Enòleg's E. Paup
reached A. Angelkov
's head, and he is not one to miss such an opportunity - 1 - 2.
The crowd was on its feet 81 minutes into the match, as Enòleg's G. Pla
found himself unmarked in front of the goal after a dash up the left side. He calmly put away the 2 - 2 equaliser.
The opposing supporters gave the referee an earful when he only gave J. Pais
from Enòleg a yellow card after a mistimed challenge from behind 85 minutes into the game. That was far too lenient!
Voladora's F. Arnal
refused to leave the field after injuring his achilles tendon after 87 minutes.
Voladora had most of the ball, with 64 percent of possession.
J. Pérez de Ayala
performed admirably for Enòleg.
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
Voladora's best player was R. Armellini
was a disappointment, however.
The match ends 2 - 2.