Slice of Cheese

Olympia v South Hobart

Live Blog Coverage From Daniel Webb

 Olympia
 Vs
South
Hobart 
 1
 Goals
 4
 5
 Shots On
 8
 6
 Shots Off
 8
 6
 Fouls
 10
 2
 Cheese
 0
 0
 Red
 0
 0
 Offsides
 3
 5
 Corners
 8

90′ Full Time South Hobart 4 defeat Olympia 1 

92′ Morton with a dangerous cross

90′ Kemp with a powerful shot, Johnson saves for a South corner

88′ Substitute for Olympia, Ebini and Curtis coming on for Griffiths and Castenada

87′ Bellini wins a freekick on the right hand side

86′ Legendre with a shot on target but not enough power, Johnson does well

84′ Kieran Brown produces a great save to deny a Gurson goal

84′ South Hobart almost score another but Olympia hold strong

82′ Gorrie wins a freekick on the right wing for his side

82′ Sammut attempts to play Wadawu through but his ball goes long

80′ Substitute for Olympia Tom Bellini coming on for Joffery Nkoso

79′ De Vecchi Marins produces a great counter attack down the left hand side, but Vandermey does well to cover

78′ Vandermey hits on target from the corner, but Brown does well

78′ Gurson wins the Warriors a corner as his shot is deflected

77′ Morton with a good run and pass to find Turner who is offside

76′ Gurson tests Brown with a good shot

76′ Dan Brown finds himself in the unfamiliar left wing position, his cross falling to Johnson

74′ Gurson attempts an overhead kick, his shot going off target

74′ Dan Brown makes Kieran Brown scramble after his header almost goes in

72′ Goal! Connor Schmidt finds space at the top of the box, putting South Hobart 4-1 in front

70′ Morton with another shot from distance, also going over the bar

70′ Legendre with an early shot, stood by Johnson

69′ Substitute for South Hobart, Anthony Legendre coming on for Isaac Degetto

68′ Turner with a good run, dealt with well by Vandermey

67′ Kemp plays the freekick short to Morton, whose shot goes well over the bar

66′ Cheese! Tommy Little picks up a yellow, gifting South a freekick at the top of the box 

65′ Connor Schmidt with a powerful shot, going wide

64′ Feral with a good cross into the box

62′ Castenada’s freekick is deflected out for a corner, the Warriors with much improved play so far in this second half

61′ Olympia win a freekick on the edge of the box, a very dangerous position for the Warriors

60′ Castenada with a good run down the left wing, however his cross goes well high

59′ Olympia with a golden opportunity to score, with Joffery Nkoso putting it on a platter for Gurson who skies the ball from the six yard line

57′ South win a freekick on the right hand side

56′ Olympia look to counter through Castenada, however the ball fans to South

54′ Feral and Turner combine well, unlucky not to score

53′ Sammut is brought down on the right, freekick Olympia

52′ Sammut does well to win the ball and finds Gurson in a great attacking move by the Warriors

51′ Castenada finds Vandermey in the middle, with Vandermey’s shot going wide

51′ Olympia win a freekick on the right hand side through Tommy Little

50′ Joffery Nkoso with a great ball into the box, nobody in the middle to finish it off

49′ Johnson comes out to meet Degetto who produces a great run

48′ Sammut hits over the bar from the top of the box

48′ Olympia win a freekick on the left wing, Wadawu’s over the ball

46′ Kemp plays a ball over the top, Johnson collects it well

45′ South win an early corner through Morton

45′ Second Half Underway

A half of football that was all South Hobart, with the visitors scoring two goals inside the opening three minutes. As the game wore on possession continued to play in South Hobart’s attacking half and Warriors were struggling to get the ball. Late in the half the Warriors had a bit more fight, inspired by Wadawu’s goal, however they have a mountain to climb if they are to get back into the contest.

47′ Half Time South Hobart 3 Olympia 1

46′ Sammut intercepts well, a chance to attack for Olympia

45′ Tommy Little wins the ball well for the Warriors

45′ Nkoso with a good run, ball cleared by South

43′ Nkoso with a shot going wide from distance

42′ Goal! Olympia have got a goal back after Sammut played the ball to Wadawu and Wadawu produces a fantastic finish, the score is now 3-1 

40′ Griffiths does well to stop a Marins run into the box

39′ Marins plays the ball back to Kemp who shoots with power, his shot going over the bar

35′ Ortmann plays the ball straight to Schmidt whose shot is blocked

33′ Goal! South Hobart score another after Turner forces Johnson to make a great save and Degetto scores the follow up, the score is now 3-0 South  

32′ Olympia momentarily down to 10 as Paul Stevens comes off

32′ Turner clears Wadawu’s freekick, Olympia win a corner

31′ Gurson is brought down on the right wing, Olympia with a freekick in a dangerous area

30′ Johnson does well to claim a South cross

29′ Turner plays the ball through to Marins,  but the attacker is offside

27′ Gorrie finds Turner from distance but Turner is offside

26′ Morton with a powerful shot from distance

25′ Johnson does well to clear a South cross

24′ Kemp with a good run on goal, Little defends well

23′ De Vecchi Marins with a good run into the box, Olympia clear for a corner

22′ A defensive mix up from Olympia gifts a chance to South, with Turner’s shot hitting Johnson

21′ Marins almost completes his hatrick with a shot going wide from the top of the box

21′ Degetto’s cross goes long, Marins keeps it in

20′ Brett Johnson wins the ball well off Gorrie’s cross

19′ Dan Brown is brought down, winning South a freekick

19′ Degetto with a shot going wide

18′ Morton and Turner combine well, dealt with well by Griffiths

18′ Wadawu wins a freekick on the left wing

17′ South with a good attack, Feral’s pass going long

17′ South with consecutive throws in their attacking half

16′ South back to 11 men after Marins comes back on

15′ Sammut and Wadawu combine well on the left

14′ Morton’s freekick is caught by Johnson

13′ Cheese! Jono Griffiths picks up some Cheddar as he brings down Marins

12′ Schmidt with a blocked shot from the corner

12′ Kemp wins a corner for South Hobart after his long shot is deflected

11′ Gorrie and Turner with a good one two, Gorrie winning a freekick in a dangerous area

10′ Nkoso with a good win of the ball

9′ The wind having an impact here, with Gorrie’s ball going long for a goal kick

8′ Gurson with a great run and gets the shot away after a one on one with Dan Brown, his shot going wide

8′ Vandermey does well to stop a Gorrie run

5′ Sammut with a good cross, challenging Brown

5′ Marins with a good cross into the middle, looking dangerous up front

3′ Goal! South Hobart score another after De Vecchi Marins follows up a Conor Schmidt shot, the score is now 2-0 to South 

1′ Goal! De Vecchi Marins puts South one goal up with a spectacular finish into the back of the net, the score is now South 1 Olympia 0 

1′ Marins with an early run, winning South a corner

1′ Kick Off

A huge game here at Warrior Park in what is a vital game in South Hobart’s quest for the title. A match between these two teams is always a great game and this will be no difference, with Olympia looking to bounce back after their 5-0 defeat at the hands of the Zebras last week. Meanwhile South will be looking to stay in touch with the other teams in the top four with three points today.

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