8979 fans braved the pouring rain at Kiss-Goide Arena
. Ludi Beemster
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Marius Josefsen
and Hughes Luck
Kis-Goide had chosen a strategic 4-5-1 formation.
The following players had been chosen: Kutluata - Baidal, Monge, Aguilo, Iribi - Barraquer, Montejano, Lasagabaster, Laserna, Olivares - Nantes.
Chunguichichos decided to use a 3-5-2 set up.
Lineup: Santos - Gamradt, Assunção, Bibo - Torrebiarte, Sujana, Hamerlinck, Duriez, Stevenhagen - Gurpergui, Lukkes.
Chunguichichos tried to focus their attacks down the middle.
Kis-Goide took the lead after 5 minutes as a result of J. Aguilo
's peach of a shot from the right hand side of the box - placed beautifully in the top corner. 1 - 0.
did not have a good day today, often losing his footing on the muddy pitch.
A really bad tackle inside the penalty area 28 minutes into the match gave the referee no other choice but to award the visiting Chunguichichos a penalty. J. Gurpergui
knocked it home. 1 - 1
1 - 1 was the halftime score.
Possession in this half belonged to Chunguichichos, who controlled the ball 62 percent of the time.
Chunguichichos players heard their coach's words ringing in their ears and steered their wing attacks to the middle instead.
Some great play up the middle by Kis-Goide led to a chance for J. Aguilo
to score after 66 minutes, but the shot hit the crossbar.
Kis-Goide's E. Baidal
got himself booked for a foul.
After some beautiful movement down the left wing, R. Iribi
scored for Kis-Goide putting them ahead 2 - 1, after 75 minutes.
Possession in the forty-five minutes was dominated by Chunguichichos, with 63 percent of the ball.
Most important Kis-Goide player was J. Barraquer
On the other hand, J. Montejano
's play was disheartening.
performed admirably for Chunguichichos.
turned in a dismal performance, however.
The match ends 2 - 1.