The weather was pretty good, and a crowd of 3090 had shown up at Prijepoljsko stajaliste
for the match. Arvid Karlsson
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Tyler Laver
and Dietmar Hultzsch
Šumska tactics involved an interesting 3-5-2 combination.
The following players took the field: Vlaović - Ðorđević, Özel, Divac - Bubnjar, Grisetti, Karić, Vujnović, Pajčin - Rašetić, Jelkić.
full had chosen a strategic 2-5-3 formation.
The following players had been chosen: Uhvat - Ma'Atuk, Finnland - Hristov, Moreaux, Brito, Salina, Hertzog - Collandra, Öttl, Agirre.
Šumska used their ability to concentrate their attacks in the middle of the pitch, rather than on the wings.
full clearly preferred using their ability to attack in the middle.
full were determined to attack in the middle, even their wing attacks ended up centrally.
0 - 1 was the score with 9 minutes played, after L. Öttl
cut through the central defence and chipped home a goal for full.
Šumska's L. Karić
made an attempt at equalising 35 minutes into the match, coming in from the right, but the ball hit the post and the defence easily cleared the rebound.
full had a good opportunity to attack on the wing, but remembered their instructions to go for middle attacks.
After 41 minutes, full's T. Finnland
burst through the central defence and let loose a cannonball of a shot, scoring for 0 - 2.
The suddenness of the full's G. Brito
's pass to L. Öttl
after 42 minutes caught the opposition wrong-footed, and they could only watch as the ball sailed home for 0 - 3.
Confident in their lead, full's players relaxed and focused more on defending the lead than increasing it.
When L. Karić
was badly injured by a couple of strong tackles after 43 minutes, Šumska fans were unhappy to discover that it was not possible to make a substitution.
It was 0 - 3 at the break.
full enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 59 percent of possession.
received a delicate pass through the home side's central defence after 54 minutes, and chipped it past the flailing keeper to score making it 0 - 4. The full fans went wild, whilst the home fans started to think about leaving early.
After 63 minutes, full raised their score by one when J. Hertzog
's dangerous low cross was cleverly tucked in at the near post by L. Öttl
. 0 - 5.
This third goal completed a hattrick for L. Öttl
Some fine movement on the left led to a full goal after 67 minutes, making it 0 - 6. M. Ma'Atuk
was noted down as the scorer.
Šumska's A. Pajčin
was shown a yellow card after 72 minutes for slicing down an opponent.
It was obvious that team full had instructions to attack in the middle instead of on the wings.
The visitors' L. Öttl
took advantage of a misunderstanding between the home side's goalie and centre backs 81 minutes into the match. 0 - 7 for full.
When L. Öttl
left the game because of a back injury after 82 minutes, full had to continue a man short due to there being no available replacements.
A drive down the left side allowed A. Agirre
to get in close and score another goal for full after 83 minutes, taking the score to 0 - 8.
full had most of the ball, with 61 percent of possession.
performed admirably for Šumska.
On the other hand, M. Özel
's play was disheartening.
full's best player was A. Agirre
However, U. Uhvat
made a disastrous appearance.
The match ends 0 - 8.