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Gigante de Phoenix
Spectators: 168 (Terracing: 127,
Seating: 38, VIP seats: 3) Zeynel Tavil sent away a hard shot on goal in the 11th minute, but the ball went just over the crossbar and out. A very good chance. After 13 played minutes El Canalla de Chicago got a freekick which was hit by Bradley Burroughs. 15 minutes into the match, GOMERASPOR's goal looked a bit too open when Vernon McCall came free, but Aytek Sanak reached the ball before it rolled over the goal line. In the 15th minute, Bradley Burroughs hit a crossing free kick to the open man running down the field. GOMERASPOR were furious when Ali Faruk Atılay was red carded, 18 minutes into the game, but the referee dismissed their protests. After a rather tough play, GOMERASPOR's Ali Faruk Atılay got a free kick in the 19th minute. Kraig Cuevas made a wonderful reflex save on a shot from Bayezit Demirezen in the 21st minute of play. 23 minutes into the match, El Canalla de Chicago's goal looked a bit too open when Gürcan Türkdoğan came free, but Kraig Cuevas reached the ball before it rolled over the goal line. When El Canalla de Chicago's Rodger Lugo in the 25th minute got a chance for a shot 25th didn't hesitate and placed the ball to the right of the goalie. A beautiful save bye GOMERASPOR's goalie prevented a goal. Kraig Cuevas didn't have a chance when a screaming shot from Gürcan Türkdoğan went, in the 34th minute, to the upper right corner, 1-1 was the resulting score. Aytek Sanak came out of the goal in the 39th minute to try and stop a shot by El Canalla de Chicago's Tom Adams. But to his dismay, Tom Adams quickly shot the ball in between his legs and into the goal making it 2-1. 43 minutes into the match, GOMERASPOR's goalkeeper Aytek Sanak had to clear away a ball on his right side after a cunning shot by Matthew Medrano. Aytek Sanak showed his good apprehension of the play when he made a fantastic save on a shot from Tom Adams, who was totally free with the ball in the 44th minute.
The hometeam waved at the audience when it was time for Rodger Lugo to strike the kick off in the second half. In the 57th minute GOMERASPOR were awarded a corner. Ali Cengiz Rüşti went to the cornerflag to take it. Ali Cengiz Rüşti made a great header on GOMERASPOR's corner, it was just that El Canalla de Chicago's Kraig Cuevas managed to reach the ball for a save. Aytek Sanak made a wonderful reflex save on a shot from Matthew Medrano in the 60th minute of play. In the 65th minute Gürcan Türkdoğan shot on, it seemed, an open goal, but Kraig Cuevas saw the ball coming and threw himself on it before it passed the goal line. When Gürcan Türkdoğan came up free with the goalie in the 67th minute, the GOMERASPOR fans jumped to their feet. But the shot missed the goal by a fraction of an inch, and the fans sat back down disappointed that Gürcan Türkdoğan couldn't finish the play. Rodger Lugo was shown his second yellow card after 69 minutes, following a rather ugly tackle on opponent. That was the end of his participation in the match. The supporters of GOMERASPOR booed when El Canalla de Chicago was adjudged a doubtful freekick after 69 match minutes in a wonderful position. Rodger Lugo didn't get a good kick on the ball. After 71 minutes, Gürcan Türkdoğan mouthed his way into the referee's book. The tension between the GOMERASPOR and the El Canalla de Chicago players grew even worse after the yellow card. After a rather tough play, GOMERASPOR's Gürcan Türkdoğan got a free kick in the 71st minute. In the 78th minute, Carlos Boyle hit a crossing free kick to the open man running down the field. After 83 minutes, Carlos Boyle mouthed his way into the referee's book. The tension between the El Canalla de Chicago and the GOMERASPOR players grew even worse after the yellow card. The supporters of GOMERASPOR booed when El Canalla de Chicago was adjudged a doubtful freekick after 83 match minutes in a wonderful position. Carlos Boyle didn't get a good kick on the ball. Carlos Boyle kicked well hit freekick during the 85th minute of the match. The crowd rose to their feet as Ali Cengiz Rüşti kicked a wonderful shot that went in to the left of a diving Kraig Cuevas. That made the score 2-2 in the 86 minute of play. The supporters of El Canalla de Chicago booed when GOMERASPOR was adjudged a doubtful freekick after 90 match minutes in a wonderful position. Gürcan Türkdoğan didn't get a good kick on the ball. 91 minutes into the match, Matthew Medrano had an open shot that he just couldn't miss and scored to the right of Aytek Sanak. GOMERASPOR's manager could be seen yelling to the referee that Matthew Medrano was offside, but the referee ignored the protest. 3-2.