49595 fans braved the pouring rain at Żabia Dziura
. Jorma Hökgren
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Giuseppe Faldella
and Cafercan Öner
Kwiat started off with a 2-5-3 lineup.
The following players took the field: Wilamowski - Dróbka, Karolczuk - Stankiewicz, Czop, Krzycki, Uba, Patacas - Kromołowski, Blicher, Valbén.
Dominator had chosen a strategic 4-4-2 formation.
Starters: Dessì - Bures, Mosslind, Salat, Lauda - Puonti, Hunger, Milanov, Reve - Flórez, Sumara.
Counter-attacking seemed to be the preferred strategy of Dominator.
of Kwiat seemed to be floating in the air as he elegantly headed in to make the score 1 - 0 after a corner kick that was nicely executed by R. Stankiewicz
A spectacular volley from L. Patacas
almost resulted in a goal, but a good save from the keeper kept it out, and W. Kromołowski
could only knock the loose ball wide.
was struggling to make the ball dance with his usual trickery and panache, and the opposing players had little trouble shutting him down in these muddy conditions.
unleashed a swerving effort from the right that the visitors' keeper did well to tip wide.
A magnificent combination in the middle resulted in Kwiat's L. Patacas
increasing the lead to 2 - 0.
The Kwiat coach was visibly pleased with the score so far, but still ordered a few tactical changes 25 minutes into the game.
Kwiat's L. Patacas
saw his fine effort strike the top of the bar following some good work up the middle by his teammates after 34 minutes.
40 minutes into the game Dominator managed a counterattack, but J. Reve
took a soft shot from the left flank that was easy prey for the alert keeper.
2 - 0 was the score after the first half.
Kwiat enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 69 percent of possession.
Dominator needed a fresh pair of legs on the field, and after 65 minutes I. Sumara
made way for M. Cupać
74 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as W. Kromołowski
broke through, making the score 3 - 0 for Kwiat.
After a short break after 75 minutes, Kwiat seemed to change their tactical approach a bit.
In the lead, Kwiat adjusted their style of play with 75 minutes gone.
slipped and slithered in the wet grass. His usual rapid runs were nowhere to be seen today.
Kwiat increased the lead as R. Stankiewicz
struck to make the score 4 - 0 after an attack from the left left him unmarked in front of the keeper.
After this, you could see that the players of Kwiat were more interested in killing time than scoring more goals.
85 minutes in, Dominator appeared unsure on how to play and their organisation was only solid
Kwiat had most of the ball, with 68 percent of possession.
performed admirably for Kwiat.
was a disappointment, however.
The most dominating Dominator player was without a doubt T. Milanov
On the other hand, G. Salat
's play was disheartening.
The match ends 4 - 0.