34569 fans braved the pouring rain at Pirates Dome
. Mirko Rosetti
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Tillmann Ludwigslust
and Erik Reinke
Pirates decided to use a 2-5-3 set up.
They fielded: Fouqueray - Petschke, Archimalo - Drion, Kreyenbühl, Fürlinger, Flütsch, Halboth - Krick, Rothwald, Savatier.
Boahinho started off with a 3-5-2 lineup.
Starters: Popa - Bogli, Van den Mooter, Kurmann - Lind, Daubenfeld, Boiano, Busslinger, Liborio - Geisler, Stauer.
Boahinho used their skill at pressing to cut off the attack angles of their opponents all over the field.
After several obvious shirt pulling incidents, B. Savatier
got himself booked. The manager of Pirates was not happy.
, who often relies on his speed, had a rotten day on the drenched grass.
Pirates took the lead 28 minutes in, as E. Drion
broke through on the left and put the 1 - 0 shot just beyond the reach of the outstretched keeper.
of Boahinho received a yellow card after 28 minutes for unsportsmanlike behaviour.
After 35 minutes, G. Kreyenbühl
put Pirates ahead 2 - 0 when he rose to head in a cross from the right wing.
After this, you could see that the players of Pirates were more interested in killing time than scoring more goals.
The teams went for the halftime break at 2 - 0.
Pirates enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 62 percent of possession.
wanted to play on, but the Pirates coach had other ideas, and he was replaced 46 minutes into the game by E. Schuneman
Things were going to get worse for the visitors. M. Rothwald
squirmed through their central defence after 64 minutes, increasing the lead to 3 - 0.
Cheers filled the stadium as E. Schuneman
broke through the visitors' central defence to put away the ball to increase the lead to 4 - 0 to Pirates.
69 minutes in, Pirates's E. Drion
received a yellow card for going into a challenge studs first.
's knee will be throbbing for days, but thankfully for Boahinho, he bravely continued in the match.
After 74 minutes, the away team failed to deal with a good exchange of passes on the right, and B. Savatier
gave the Pirates supporters even more to cheer about when he increased the lead to 5 - 0.
Pirates's G. Kreyenbühl
increased the lead to 6 - 0, after he saw his shot go between the legs of the advancing goalkeeper following some good play down the right wing after 77 minutes.
Possession in this half belonged to Pirates, who controlled the ball 69 percent of the time.
Pirates's best player was B. Savatier
On the other hand, I. Halboth
's play was disheartening.
Most important Boahinho player was S. Geisler
However, R. Kurmann
made a disastrous appearance.
The match ends 6 - 0.