The weather was pretty good, and a crowd of 33982 had shown up at $$_Aslantepe Park Club_$$
for the match. Jacobus van Diemen
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Adam Anderson
and Maxsandro Alagoano
$$_GS tactics involved an interesting 3-5-2 combination.
Starters: Espí - Masousi, Gauch, Cana - Geambaşu, Coelho Domingos, Gamblin, 修謙 (Xiuqian), Jacquot - Romano, Magoński.
Necabettin had chosen a strategic 4-4-2 formation.
The following players had been chosen: Güntimur - Çokgüven, Hüşenk, Sancak, Günal - Nurol, Tabu, Kırca, Kayhan - Demirel, Dindar.
With 4 minutes played, the home side managed to get a 1 - 0 lead as P. Cana
flipped the ball in after a cross from the right.
A speedy charge from the left side of the field increased the lead of $$_GS to 2 - 0 as J. Gauch
finished it off competently, firing in from an acute angle.
A free kick just outside of the visitors' penalty area after 27 minutes could have resulted in another goal, but F. Güntimur
got a hand out and tipped the ball over the bar.
With 30 minutes played, $$_GS put themselves up 3 - 0 when the visiting defenders lost the ball to D. Magoński
, who came up from the left and proceeded to coolly round the keeper and knock the ball home.
After 35 minutes, $$_GS sent a free kick in high over the penalty box. In what looked like a well-rehearsed move, the ball was headed backwards and reached Z. Romano
, who had plenty of space to place a well aimed shot - 4 - 0.
The players of $$_GS now seemed to think the job was done and acted more defensively, just waiting for the ref to blow the final whistle.
4 - 0 was the score after the first half.
$$_GS had most of the ball, with 83 percent of possession.
$$_GS increased the lead as M. Geambaşu
struck to make the score 5 - 0 after an attack from the left left him unmarked in front of the keeper.
Things were deteriorating for the away team as $$_GS scored another to make it 6 - 0 after a left side attack resulted in a goal for D. Magoński
after 56 minutes.
$$_GS's S. Jacquot
swung in a good chance from the left, but the visitors' defence were able to clear the ball.
left the field with a smile on his face as he was substituted 70 minutes into the game, as his team was in the lead. B. Bomer
was the replacement.
became the new $$_GS captain.
76 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as Z. Romano
broke through, making the score 7 - 0 for $$_GS.
acted with superior experience when, 77 minutes into the match, he predicted a pass, intercepted it and then finished off with a goal. 8 - 0 for $$_GS!
wanted to play on, but the $$_GS coach had other ideas, and he was replaced 81 minutes into the game by D. Secuianu
After 84 minutes, B. Bomer
put $$_GS ahead 9 - 0 when he rose to head in a cross from the right wing.
$$_GS claimed to have seen most of the ball, and the statistics agreed with them - possession being 86 percent.
Most important $$_GS player was Z. Romano
On the other hand, J. Gamblin
's play was disheartening.
performed admirably for Necabettin.
was a disappointment, however.
The match ends 9 - 0.