A scorching day at Løkka
, where 31556 spectators were in place for today's match. Ilmari Pirttikoski
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Jürgen Eit
and Igor Bergenhenegouwen
Vollen tactics involved an interesting 3-5-2 combination.
Lineup: Vasconcelos - Kamarinopoulos, Scala, Lourenço - Rizza, Marcocci, Vonken, Schlutup, Bentili - Johnsen, Lisbach.
Mjøndalen started off with a 4-4-2 lineup.
The following players took the field: Andreassen - Grøstad, Elveos, Løken, Lindgren - Bøkko, Blix, Seljenes, Kielland - Ingebretsen, Pettersen.
Underestimation of the opposition made Vollen players perform way below their normal capacity.
Vollen mostly ignored the flanks in favour of their ability to attack in the middle.
of Mjøndalen received a yellow card after 11 minutes for unsportsmanlike behaviour.
With 23 minutes played, the home side managed to get a 1 - 0 lead as T. Johnsen
flipped the ball in after a cross from the right.
increased Vollen's lead to 2 - 0 with a penalty spot cannonball.
After 31 minutes, W. Vonken
sent the corner kick right to T. Johnsen
who headed it sharply past the keeper. 3 - 0!
A well-executed free kick by W. Vonken
after 36 minutes made it 4 - 0 for Vollen.
By now, the players in Vollen felt that victory was guaranteed and began to play it safe, focusing on defence and not risking too much going forward.
39 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as J. Lisbach
broke through, making the score 5 - 0 for Vollen.
With 40 minutes gone, Mjøndalen's S. Ingebretsen
had to leave the pitch after talking back to the referee and receiving his second booking.
After 42 minutes, the away team failed to deal with a good exchange of passes on the right, and J. Lisbach
gave the Vollen supporters even more to cheer about when he increased the lead to 6 - 0.
Halftime score was 6 - 0.
Vollen had most of the ball, with 91 percent of possession.
The referee showed Mjøndalen's K. Løken
the yellow card after a particularly nasty challenge.
A magnificent combination in the middle resulted in Vollen's A. Marcocci
increasing the lead to 7 - 0.
Vollen increased the lead as J. Lisbach
struck to make the score 8 - 0 after an attack from the left left him unmarked in front of the keeper.
By then J. Lisbach
had scored three goals - a hat trick!
Things were going to get worse for the visitors. A. Marcocci
squirmed through their central defence after 77 minutes, increasing the lead to 9 - 0.
The sunny day didn't make things easy for G. Bentili
who didn't seem his usual powerful self on the pitch.
Vollen's W. Vonken
struck his penalty well enough to beat the goalkeeper and extend the home team's lead to 10 - 0 after 82 minutes.
At that, W. Vonken
was noted down for a hat trick!
83 minutes were showing on the scoreboard when Mjøndalen's K. Løken
received his second yellow card and was sent off.
The home side's W. Vonken
curled a free kick home after 86 minutes, putting Vollen ahead 11 - 0.
Vollen enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 94 percent of possession.
performed admirably for Vollen.
However, S. Rizza
made a disastrous appearance.
The most dominating Mjøndalen player was without a doubt G. Pettersen
turned in a dismal performance, however.
The match ends 11 - 0.