Mitwillan scored a 5-1 victory over Omonia in the second round of the third round of the UEFA Europa Conference League qualifying round for the 2023-24 season at MCH Arena in Henning, Denmark, at 2:45 a.m. on the 18th (스포츠토토). As a result, Mitwilan recovered from a 0-1 loss in the first round, beating Omonia 5-2 on aggregate to advance to the playoffs.
Mitwillan pulled out a 4-4-2 formation. Jo Kyu-sung, Franculino, Simsir, Olsson, Gigiovic, Sørensen, Paulinho, Juninho, Gartenman, Charles and Röseul participated. Omonia faced off in a 4-2-3-1 formation. Caculis, Semedo, Bezus, Cacaulis, and Cusulos came forward.
The game was led by Mitwillan. He opened the door. In the first minute of the first half, Olson’s shot inside the penalty box was deflected after hitting the opponent’s defense. Omonia also fought back. In the 7th minute of the first half, Kakulis received a pass from his teammate, overpowered one defense, and fired a mid-range shot, but the goalkeeper blew himself to block it.
Mitwilan swallowed his regret. In the 11th minute of the first half, Franculino caught Cho Kyu-sung’s penetration pass. He fired a shot from inside the penalty box, but the goalkeeper caught it without difficulty because his strength was not properly loaded. Franculino’s shot in the 13th minute of the first half also headed straight to the goalkeeper.
There was a mismatch in the attack. In the 19th minute of the first half, Cho Kyu-sung’s cross moved to the left side and was not delivered to his teammate. A variable arose in the tight flow. In the 24th minute of the first half, Cusulos committed a foul in the penalty box and a penalty kick (PK) was declared. In the process, Kusulos was sent off directly.
Cho Kyu-sung came out as a kicker. Cho Kyu-sung shook the net by hitting a low and fast shot to the left side. Omoni, who lost the first point, did not back down. In the 31st minute of the first half, a pass sent at once from the back passed everyone and was connected to Kakaulis. In a one-on-one situation with the goalkeeper, he scored an equalizer with a light shot over the key.
Meatwillan hit the ground. In the 43rd minute of the first half, Cho Kyu-sung hit a cross from the right side to the head after winning the competition with two defenders, but the goalkeeper reached out and blocked it. In the ensuing corner kick, Franculino scored with his head, and Mitwillan took the lead again.
The atmosphere continued. In the extra time of the first half, Simsir overpowered a defender with a reckless breakthrough on the left side and gave up a cutback. Paulinho passed this low and strong toward the gate with his left foot, and Franculino, who was rushing in, pushed in to widen the gap.
Cho Kyu-sung missed a multi-goal opportunity. In the extra time of the first half, Cho Kyu-sung shot the cutback that Sim Sir gave up after breaking the left side with a right-footed inside, but it was deflected by the defense and failed to lead to a goal. In the end, the first half ended with Mitwillan leading 3-1.
In the second half, Mitwillan led the game. In the 1st minute of the second half, Cho Kyu-sung took a pass inside the penalty box and shot, but turned away from the goal. In the 10th minute of the second half, Cho Kyu-sung also scored one shot, but was blocked by the goalkeeper.
Meatwillan sealed the game. In the 19th minute of the second half, Kaba returned the cross from the right to his head. Franculino scored with a fantastic left-footed volley shot, achieving a hat trick on the day. Omoni aimed for a comeback goal. In the 25th minute of the second half, Semedo scored a shot during the counterattack, but hit the side net.
Mitwilan set out to solidify. In the 32nd minute of the second half, Cho Kyu-sung was excluded and Brumadu was put in. Meatwillan put a stop to it. Fossom, who received a pass inside the penalty box in the 35th minute of the second half, immediately passed the central area. Gigovic ran in and finished with his right foot to score. In the end, Mitwillan won the game 5-1, defeating Omonia with a combined score of 5-2.