Weather conditions were fairly good for football, and Forestry Arena
saw a crowd turnout of 2156. Danny de Gooijer
was the appointed referee with assistance provided by Alberto Moreira
and Heri Ellindsson
Forestry started off with a 3-5-2 lineup.
Lineup: Hürlimann - Caragaţă, De Sloover, Szűcs - Baba, Pădurariu, Asil, Harabagiu, Gangling - Şofron, Paulescu.
Bolso tactics involved an interesting 3-4-3 combination.
The following players had been chosen: Verano - Fornaro, Laursen, Del Río Secco - Clara, Cruz, Moreira, Mariani - Souto, Pintado, Delamare.
gave Forestry the lead as he successfully challenged the guests' central defenders, then slotted the ball into the bottom corner, giving the keeper no chance. 1 - 0
After several obvious shirt pulling incidents, E. Souto
got himself booked. The manager of Bolso was not happy.
Halftime score was 1 - 0.
Forestry had most of the ball, with 64 percent of possession.
After 54 minutes, A. Paulescu
put Forestry ahead 2 - 0 when he rose to head in a cross from the right wing.
71 minutes into the match, the speedy P. Delamare
easily outpaced W. De Sloover
, chipped the keeper and made the score 2 - 1.
had a fantastic opportunity to put Forestry up another goal 73 minutes into the match, but he fired just over the crossbar.
Coming from the right, P. Gangling
almost managed to score another goal for Forestry, but his header was tipped over the bar by the visitors' keeper.
Coming through the middle C. Fornaro
almost scored the equaliser for Bolso after 78 minutes, but L. Hürlimann
made an excellent save, tipping the awkwardly curled shot past the post.
Forestry managed to extend their lead to 3 - 1 when A. Paulescu
cut in neatly from the left side and struck a fine shot past the away team's goalkeeper.
After this, you could see that the players of Forestry were more interested in killing time than scoring more goals.
Forestry enjoyed most of the ball, as they maintained 66 percent of possession.
Forestry's top performer was clearly L. Harabagiu
on the other hand, had a terrible day.
The most dominating Bolso player was without a doubt P. Delamare
On the other hand, I. Mariani
's play was disheartening.
The match ends 3 - 1.