35953 punters turned up at Adapazarı 21 Haziran Stadyumu
, and despite threatening clouds on the horizon, no rain came. Dawid Podosek
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Chen Che Kei
and Elias Rindt
A 3-5-2 alignment was the formation of choice for Caddeliler.
Starters: Bazard - Zvity, von Ahrentschildt, Guillén - Begunkov, D’Annibale, 敬贤 (Jingxian), Gualsoro, Lindh - Mastrogiovanni, Giudici.
Moteks decided to use a 2-5-3 set up.
They fielded: Kollmann - Stensson, Filopoulos - Jespers, Antunes, Palmieri, Kiprich, Emberson - Vikanti, Demenius, bin Katmon.
Moteks's goal to make the score 0 - 1 came via a questionable penalty, but B. Demenius
struck it home without a second thought.
Caddeliler's D. Guillén
made a successful breakthrough on the left after 7 minutes and should have levelled the score, but instead he clipped it over the bar.
After a fatal mistake from the away team's right side defence 26 minutes into the match, an alert E. Lindh
bagged the ball for Caddeliler, levelling the score to 1 - 1.
Caddeliler's M. D’Annibale
was shown a yellow card after 30 minutes for slicing down an opponent.
In a fantastic display of determination, Moteks's N. Palmieri
forced himself to his feet, after an opponent viciously knocked him down.
The teams went for the halftime break at 1 - 1.
Caddeliler claimed to have seen most of the ball, and the statistics agreed with them - possession being 58 percent.
The coach of Caddeliler wanted to try to change things around after 70 minutes, and gave new tactical instructions.
70 minutes into the match, the Caddeliler manager wanted to try a new tactic, and the players loyally obliged.
Caddeliler took the lead 75 minutes into the game by 2 - 1, as D. Guillén
elegantly received a long range pass through the middle, finishing off with a half-volley shot just below the bar.
could have increased the lead after 82 minutes, but his shot hit the post after a nice combination in the middle of the park.
K. bin Katmon
made a good effort at breaking through on the right, but the home team's left defence cleared the ball to a corner.
Possession in this half belonged to Caddeliler, who controlled the ball 59 percent of the time.
Most important Caddeliler player was M. D’Annibale
was a disappointment, however.
Moteks's top performer was clearly B. Demenius
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
The match ends 2 - 1.