1445 spectators arrived at Grande Gomes
, where weather conditions were pretty good for football. Donát Bartus
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Jens Berge
and Nathan Holschbach
wuijster decided to use a 5-4-1 set up.
The following players took the field: Roodenburg - Pronios, van der Voort, Glans, Gavino, Nap - Coninkx, de Kler, Elshout, Bude - Heijdt.
mazeikiu tactics involved an interesting 3-5-2 combination.
Lineup: Laiconas - Hohenau, Gutzwiller, del Pino García - Gigevičius, Pszczoła, Bubich, Coedo, Sukhov - Spanu, Kudaševičius.
mazeikiu were relying on their ability to counter-attack.
mazeikiu's W. Hohenau
was shown a yellow card for standing over the ball and blocking an opponent's quick free kick after 25 minutes.
35 minutes in, mazeikiu appeared unsure on how to play and their organisation was only solid
Good work by the wuijster defensive line after 41 minutes produced a good counterattack chance, which cut elegantly down the middle of the pitch and found B. Heijdt
alone in front of the goal, but his shot whistled just wide.
0 - 0 was the score after the first half.
Possession in the forty-five minutes was dominated by mazeikiu, with 51 percent of the ball.
The coach gave his players an extra tactical briefing during the break, and after that mazeikiu had solid
67 minutes into the game, mazeikiu seemed to suffer a certain amount of confusion and they fell to a passable
level of organisation.
74 minutes into the game, K. Glans
had to leave the pitch due to a knee injury. In came B. Renkema
Some quick footwork on the left side of the field 75 minutes into the match left mazeikiu's P. Spanu
completely free to score. 0 - 1 for the visitors.
After 82 minutes, there was a bit of a mixup on the field as mazeikiu found themselves out of position and their organisation level dropped to inadequate
84 minutes into the game, mazeikiu had difficulty finding their positions and their organisation dropped to weak
mazeikiu's R. Gigevičius
got himself booked for a foul.
wuijster were forced into a substitution as H. Elshout
couldn't continue due to some rough treatment, forcing L. Ernes
to come in off the bench.
Possession in this half belonged to mazeikiu, who controlled the ball 53 percent of the time.
wuijster's top performer was clearly N. Pronios
On the other hand, G. Roodenburg
's play was disheartening.
mazeikiu's best player was P. Spanu
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
The match ends 0 - 1.