A scorching day at 인천은하경기장
, where 12000 spectators were in place for today's match. Pablo Hernández Ramos
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Carlo Raco
and Ruurd Petersen
Mirinae had chosen a strategic 4-4-2 formation.
Starters: Lee - Kim, Park, Mamalakis, Do - Trueba, Kim, Kong, Huh - Stensson, Ascanio.
aockknot started off with a 4-4-2 lineup.
The following players took the field: Shin - Yang, Park, Kim, Lee - Yun, Lee, Jung, Jung - Song, Kim.
Mirinae displayed their ability to play creatively.
caused the crowd to go mental with his goal up the middle after 33 minutes. This gave Mirinae the 1 - 0 lead.
Mirinae increased the lead as Y. Do
struck to make the score 2 - 0 after an attack from the left left him unmarked in front of the keeper.
was called on to replace aockknot's C. Park
after 37 minutes following a nasty collision.
38 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as L. Stensson
broke through, making the score 3 - 0 for Mirinae.
Mirinae's L. Stensson
swung in a good chance from the left, but the visitors' defence were able to clear the ball.
Things were deteriorating for the away team as Mirinae scored another to make it 4 - 0 after a left side attack resulted in a goal for K. Kong
after 41 minutes.
Confident in their lead, Mirinae's players relaxed and focused more on defending the lead than increasing it.
4 - 0 was the halftime score.
Mirinae enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 69 percent of possession.
Mirinae put in a good effort on the right, but S. Park
saw his volley fly wide of the mark 56 minutes into the game.
With 57 minutes played, Mirinae put themselves up 5 - 0 when the visiting defenders lost the ball to J. Kim
, who came up from the left and proceeded to coolly round the keeper and knock the ball home.
enjoyed the sunshine and demonstrated his stunning technique over and over again.
The fierce heat made it important to save breath, and after a few swift runs J. Kim
found it hard to get back into position.
Mirinae's L. Stensson
saw his fine effort strike the top of the bar following some good work up the middle by his teammates after 87 minutes.
Usually a powerful player on the field, Y. Yang
looked kind of pale and tired under the hot sun.
Cheers filled the stadium as L. Stensson
broke through the visitors' central defence to put away the ball to increase the lead to 6 - 0 to Mirinae.
89 minutes in, Mirinae's J. Kim
received a yellow card for going into a challenge studs first.
Unfortunately for aockknot, H. Shin
was injured when the game became more physical, and he had to leave the field. M. Yun
Possession in the forty-five minutes was dominated by Mirinae, with 74 percent of the ball.
Most important Mirinae player was L. Stensson
However, D. Lee
made a disastrous appearance.
aockknot's top performer was clearly Y. Yang
turned in a dismal performance, however.
The match ends 6 - 0.