The weather was pretty good, and a crowd of 5901 had shown up at The Crazy Chicken Farm
for the match. Luca Bissola
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Omer Pellan
and Axel Geisenhofer
FBU decided to use a 2-5-3 set up.
Starters: Zaballos - Royston, Slot - Alves Anjos, Svensson, Kaleta, Lauridsen, Heinsvig - Christiansen, Langelund, Wambugu.
Desportivo had chosen a strategic 3-5-2 formation.
Lineup: Coelho - da Costa, Dolores, Rameiro - Gaia, Lopes, Sousa Rosa, Willemse, Magalhães - Teixeira, Witte.
Desportivo seemed to prefer attacking in the middle.
After 4 minutes, the FBU manager redeployed his men. G. Slot
swapped positions with M. Alves Anjos
After 5 minutes, the FBU coach wanted to see a new face on the pitch, waving M. Alves Anjos
off the field. J. Manniche
took his place.
caused the crowd to go mental with his goal up the middle after 22 minutes. This gave FBU the 1 - 0 lead.
Cheers filled the stadium as U. Christiansen
broke through the visitors' central defence to put away the ball to increase the lead to 2 - 0 to FBU.
30 minutes into the game, Desportivo seemed to suffer a certain amount of confusion and they fell to a solid
level of organisation.
FBU managed to extend their lead to 3 - 0 when I. Wambugu
cut in neatly from the left side and struck a fine shot past the away team's goalkeeper.
Things were going to get worse for the visitors. U. Christiansen
squirmed through their central defence after 33 minutes, increasing the lead to 4 - 0.
At this point, it was obvious that the players of FBU lowered the tempo and became more defensively oriented.
Halftime score was 4 - 0.
FBU had most of the ball, with 68 percent of possession.
A review of the gameplan helped Desportivo get back to a solid
organisation when the referee blew his whistle again.
The coach of FBU was happy with the game so far, but still wanted to change the line up. After 46 minutes, E. Wilbrink
came on for F. Zaballos
The FBU captaincy was handed to J. Royston
sailed high above the opponents as he headed in a corner kick from B. Langelund
after 51 minutes of play, making the score 5 - 0.
57 minutes into the match, the visitors' central line of defence had to look on as I. Wambugu
broke through, making the score 6 - 0 for FBU.
FBU solidified their lead at the 58 minute mark, as I. Wambugu
dribbled the ball through the opposing central defence and scored to make it 7 - 0.
This third goal completed a hattrick for I. Wambugu
61 minutes into the game, Desportivo seemed a little tentative in their play as their organization fell to solid
A well-executed free kick by B. Langelund
after 63 minutes made it 8 - 0 for FBU.
A great save by keeper G. Coelho
after 77 minutes kept the visitors in the game after B. Langelund
struck from the left with a real cannonball.
FBU had to make a substitution after 81 minutes. J. Royston
limped off the field and was replaced by D. Fauerby
was the new captain of FBU - handed the armband by the departing player.
With 82 minutes played, FBU put themselves up 9 - 0 when the visiting defenders lost the ball to B. Langelund
, who came up from the left and proceeded to coolly round the keeper and knock the ball home.
By then B. Langelund
had scored three goals - a hat trick!
FBU enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 70 percent of possession.
FBU's best player was U. Christiansen
However, D. Fauerby
made a disastrous appearance.
Most important Desportivo player was R. Sousa Rosa
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
The match ends 9 - 0.