56801 spectators had found their way to Arena auf Roque
, despite the heavy rain. Diego Lestón
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Gert Eskildsen
and César Manzor
A 3-5-2 alignment was the formation of choice for Roque.
The following players took the field: Have Christensen - Gudmundsen, Thuesen, Yding - Thordal, Roland Olsen, Bouillet, Vikkelsø, Śmietański - Justsen, Brokmose.
B 1988 started off with a 3-4-3 lineup.
The following players had been chosen: Haren - Eilertsen, Cioci, Prokovas - Coyne, Magnusson, Schacke, Espersen - Frank Jensen, Boye, Jacobsen.
Making his way up the middle 2 minutes into the match, H. Brokmose
almost managed to squeeze a goal past the visitors' keeper, but the alert D. Haren
blocked it to keep the score level.
It was a bad day for the usually speedy A. Frank Jensen
. The mud seemed to slow him down.
They were singing the praises of F. Justsen
9 minutes into the match after his speculative chip from the middle of the penalty box found its way over the visitors' keeper to make the score 1 - 0 to Roque.
B 1988's A. Prokovas
left the field after 20 minutes because of a nasty blow to the shin. His replacement was A. Svensson
The referee showed Roque's K. Thuesen
the yellow card after a particularly nasty challenge.
A magnificent combination in the middle resulted in Roque's W. Bouillet
increasing the lead to 2 - 0.
Things were deteriorating for the away team as Roque scored another to make it 3 - 0 after a left side attack resulted in a goal for H. Brokmose
after 36 minutes.
By now, the players in Roque felt that victory was guaranteed and began to play it safe, focusing on defence and not risking too much going forward.
37 minutes in, B 1988's D. Coyne
received a yellow card for going into a challenge studs first.
It was 3 - 0 at the break.
Roque claimed to have seen most of the ball, and the statistics agreed with them - possession being 69 percent.
With 60 minutes played, Roque put themselves up 4 - 0 when the visiting defenders lost the ball to F. Justsen
, who came up from the left and proceeded to coolly round the keeper and knock the ball home.
The home side's W. Bouillet
came close to extending the lead 63 minutes into the game. His shot came in from the right hand side but D. Haren
managed to save it with an unbelievable reaction stop.
A. Frank Jensen
of B 1988 received a yellow card after 65 minutes for unsportsmanlike behaviour.
After 80 minutes, Roque's H. Brokmose
found the back of the goal with a beautiful free kick. 5 - 0.
A well placed corner kick from H. Brokmose
was followed by M. Gudmundsen
's hard but accurate header. The well executed routine resulted in a goal for Roque, the score now 6 - 0.
Roque enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 69 percent of possession.
Roque's best player was H. Brokmose
On the other hand, M. Yding
's play was disheartening.
A. Frank Jensen
performed admirably for B 1988.
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
The match ends 6 - 0.