A brilliantly sunny day had enticed a crowd of 40133 to Raklev allstars Arena
. Roger Høiberg
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Ebo Mei
and Juhani Virta
All of Vestsjælland
was shut down for the day, as fans of both clubs came to the derby.
A 5-2-3 alignment was the formation of choice for allstars.
They fielded: Suenami - Abrams, Bruns, Baryła, Rataj, Abaúnza - den Adel, Gyurkovits - Hindsberg, Belardo, Lauritzen.
gangstars started off with a 4-4-2 lineup.
Starters: Dreyer - Aslak, Braüner, Tang, Westh - Beldal, Gatonye, Karstensen, Lindegaard - Jul, Reiter.
allstars clearly had decided to counter-attack when they could.
They were singing the praises of N. Hindsberg
3 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 allstars.
8 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as N. Hindsberg
broke through, making the score 2 - 0 for allstars.
gangstars's S. Tang
got himself booked for a foul.
16 minutes in, gangstars's E. Lindegaard
received a yellow card for going into a challenge studs first.
allstars put themselves up 3 - 0 when I. Rataj
broke through on the right, leaving the entire defence trailing in his wake.
There was concern in the stands when, at the 40 minute mark, gangstars's J. Gatonye
hit the ground hard, but he refused the attention of the trainer and rejoined his teammates on the pitch.
After several obvious shirt pulling incidents, A. Beldal
got himself booked. The manager of gangstars was not happy.
increased the lead for allstars to 4 - 0, getting a head onto a hooked ball from the right. The ball looked to have taken a deflection on the way in, but he's claiming it!
At this point, it was obvious that the players of allstars lowered the tempo and became more defensively oriented.
With 44 minutes played, N. Hindsberg
of allstars fell dramatically just outside the penalty area. However, the referee was unimpressed, and booked him for diving.
had a fantastic opportunity to put allstars up another goal 44 minutes into the match, but he fired just over the crossbar.
sailed high above the opponents as he headed in a corner kick from I. Rataj
after 44 minutes of play, making the score 5 - 0.
The teams went for the halftime break at 5 - 0.
allstars had most of the ball, with 63 percent of possession.
gangstars came close to narrowing the gap when K. Aslak
's free kick nearly made it past the outstretched hands of N. Suenami
after 54 minutes.
allstars's M. Baryła
increased the lead to 6 - 0, after he saw his shot go between the legs of the advancing goalkeeper following some good play down the right wing after 66 minutes.
Cheers filled the stadium as T. den Adel
broke through the visitors' central defence to put away the ball to increase the lead to 7 - 0 to allstars.
allstars's H. Abaúnza
was shown a yellow card after 72 minutes for slicing down an opponent.
The opposing supporters gave the referee an earful when he only gave T. den Adel
from allstars a yellow card after a mistimed challenge from behind 77 minutes into the game. That was far too lenient!
allstars enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 58 percent of possession.
allstars's top performer was clearly W. Abrams
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
gangstars's best player was A. Beldal
However, E. Karstensen
made a disastrous appearance.
The match ends 7 - 0.