Fairly good weather for football had drawn a crowd of 12800 to gfield
. Yiannakis Afridis
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Werner Putek
and Caius Ionescu
Hentriso tactics involved an interesting 4-4-2 combination.
They fielded: Grongstad - Nordeide, Stadheim, Melting, Søreng - Jensen, Vasset, Berekvam, Sørlie - Wahl, Johansson.
Jensen started off with a 4-4-2 lineup.
The following players took the field: Bjørnsen - Gerhardsen, Auestad, Eide, Bell - Thoen, Kanck, Johansen, Strand - Huseklepp, Nermark.
The unexpected cross pass from Hentriso's B. Johansson
after 21 minutes opened up the defence and was received by M. Sørlie
who finished off for 1 - 0.
After 32 minutes, the away team failed to deal with a good exchange of passes on the right, and K. Stadheim
gave the Hentriso supporters even more to cheer about when he increased the lead to 2 - 0.
The players of Hentriso now seemed to think the job was done and acted more defensively, just waiting for the ref to blow the final whistle.
The guests got an opportunity to reduce after 33 minutes and R. Gerhardsen
took it from the penalty spot, scoring easily for 2 - 1.
After several obvious shirt pulling incidents, S. Vasset
got himself booked. The manager of Hentriso was not happy.
Some brilliant football from the visitors' right wing resulted in a levelling of the score as Jensen's Ø. Nermark
put the ball in the onion bag after 37 minutes to make it 2 - 2.
2 - 2 was the score after the first half.
Jensen enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 52 percent of possession.
Jensen's R. Gerhardsen
could have put the guests one up after 50 minutes after chasing a through ball from the right, but F. Grongstad
was as fast as a snake, grabbing the ball from under his nose.
hit the corner kick straight to the keeper, but it was mishandled, giving Jensen's K. Auestad
an easy chance to knock it in for 2 - 3.
The crowd chanted their encouragement as Hentriso's B. Johansson
came in from the right after 62 minutes and put the ball in the net to level the score at 3 - 3.
63 minutes into the match and the home team took a 4 - 3 lead after breaking through on the left. The scorer for Hentriso was M. Sørlie
Jensen had most of the ball, with 53 percent of possession.
Hentriso's top performer was clearly H. Wahl
was a disappointment, however.
The most dominating Jensen player was without a doubt O. Thoen
However, L. Bjørnsen
made a disastrous appearance.
The match ends 4 - 3.