The weather was pretty good, and a crowd of 46862 had shown up at Dødsstjernen
for the match. Antoon Huet
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Quinto Rehmann
and Theofilaktos Galidakis
Ardi tactics involved an interesting 3-4-3 combination.
They fielded: Branežac - Aslak, Kornum, Petri - Cantaro, Bergius, Tjørnild, Stensgaard - Gunter, Pyndt, Fourage.
Timmay! started off with a 4-4-2 lineup.
Starters: Fevgas - Mićović, Hubert, Svensson, Gregorio - Carozzi, Giotto, Glam, Bjerre - Manolov, Tuura.
Timmay! were mostly trying to use their skill at attacking on the flanks.
Timmay!'s D. Hubert
gave the visitors a 0 - 1 lead after 12 minutes with a superb strike from the right.
Timmay!'s N. Glam
got himself booked for a foul.
looked like he could fly, as he rose high to head the ball. Unfortunately for Timmay!, the ball went just barely wide.
Timmay! increased their lead after 32 minutes when J. Mićović
broke through on the right, upping the score to 0 - 2, much to the home crowd's dismay.
0 - 2 was the halftime score.
Possession in the forty-five minutes was dominated by Ardi, with 55 percent of the ball.
65 minutes into the match, Ardi's N. Fourage
collected a ball sent down the right and put it in the back of the net, narrowing the score to 1 - 2.
With 67 minutes played, the Ardi coach decided a substitution may help turn the game around. N. Bērzkalns
came on, S. Cantaro
had to leave the fray.
After 74 minutes of play, P. Kornum
equalised for Ardi after an elegant attack from the right.
After 76 minutes, N. Fourage
came in from the right, feinted, then sped past the off-balance defender to make the score 3 - 2, giving Ardi the lead.
The head of B. Tjørnild
connected with a corner kick after 79 minutes, and the ball ended up with N. Fourage
of Ardi who blasted the ball into the net, making the score 4 - 2.
That made three goals for N. Fourage
and he was marked down for the hat trick.
Ardi claimed to have seen most of the ball, and the statistics agreed with them - possession being 57 percent.
Ardi's best player was Å. Pyndt
turned in a dismal performance, however.
The most dominating Timmay! player was without a doubt F. Bjerre
was a disappointment, however.
The match ends 4 - 2.