Clear skies welcomed the 41533 spectators who had made their way to Chuma Arena
. Alfonso Mauri Argudo
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Viktor Beloborodov
and Patrizio Bucciantini
Panamka tactics involved an interesting 3-4-3 combination.
They fielded: Moura Santos - Ljubović, Lakhno, Sery - Louros, Custódio, Kahlman, Mansur - Valadares, Siebig, Barygin.
Tiroll started off with a 3-4-3 lineup.
The following players took the field: Flambrant - Saari, Merino Sancho, Valtiner - Kohlhaas, Wilmsen, Gruyters, Stau - Mihaită, Selinger, Ravdanis.
Panamka clearly preferred using their ability to attack in the middle.
Tiroll showed off their creative tactics.
Panamka took the lead 2 minutes into the game by 1 - 0, as R. Ljubović
elegantly received a long range pass through the middle, finishing off with a half-volley shot just below the bar.
A great save by keeper J. Flambrant
after 9 minutes kept the visitors in the game after D. Valadares
struck from the left with a real cannonball.
should probably have put his team up another goal after 14 minutes, but some great goalkeeping by J. Flambrant
kept the visitors in the game.
A magnificent combination in the middle resulted in Panamka's V. Barygin
increasing the lead to 2 - 0.
By now, the players in Panamka felt that victory was guaranteed and began to play it safe, focusing on defence and not risking too much going forward.
With 23 minutes played, Panamka put themselves up 3 - 0 when the visiting defenders lost the ball to D. Valadares
, who came up from the left and proceeded to coolly round the keeper and knock the ball home.
Tiroll's J. Flambrant
had to watch the rest of the game from the sidelines, after twisting his ankle with 27 minutes having been played. E. Nijeveen
was the replacement.
3 - 0 was the halftime score.
Possession in the forty-five minutes was dominated by Panamka, with 63 percent of the ball.
Panamka were determined to attack in the middle, even their wing attacks ended up centrally.
Panamka managed to extend their lead to 4 - 0 when M. Custódio
cut in neatly from the left side and struck a fine shot past the away team's goalkeeper.
had a fantastic opportunity to put Panamka up another goal 66 minutes into the match, but he fired just over the crossbar.
Panamka had a good opportunity to attack on the wing, but remembered their instructions to go for middle attacks.
After 73 minutes, a couple of quick and successful challenges followed by a shot from just outside the penalty area by M. Custódio
might have resulted in another goal for Panamka. However, E. Nijeveen
made a spectacular save.
75 minutes into the match J. Sery
put Panamka ahead 5 - 0 with a truly marvelous free kick.
Panamka had most of the ball, with 61 percent of possession.
The most dominating Panamka player was without a doubt V. Barygin
However, T. Mansur
made a disastrous appearance.
Tiroll's best player was Z. Selinger
turned in a dismal performance, however.
The match ends 5 - 0.