The gap between reality and dreams

23 07 2010

Last night Bangor City beat Honka Espoo to go through to the next round of the Europa League.

When you look at that sentence it’s just a collection of words. Those words don’t capture the enormity of last night’s events. They don’t capture the emotions, the disbelief, the sheer unadulterated, unbridled joy felt by over 1000 people.

It’s difficult to encapsulate the Jet Set’s feelings at present so we can’t write about last night and do the experience justice. Bangor’s European adventure will continue for at least another 2 weeks so we’ll attempt a review of the events when we can concentrate properly.

Here’s FC Honka’s view of last night, via the magic of Google translation, to be going on with;

Hong Less than a bitter loss for the Europa League

Published on 07/22/2010 at 23:07

 Honka 2-1 experienced disappointingly (0-1) defeat Europa League 2 qualifying round second leg against Wales Bangor City on Thursday evening. Pine resulted in a long match Sampo Koskisen first-half paint , but Bangor David Morley brought more than five minutes before the end of levels, and the hosts Chris Jones sealed the victory yliajalla . Bangor thus proceeded Qualify yhteismaalein 3-2.

Everton dominated the field events from the beginning, even if the home team was playing a little better with the audience in front of the home than a week ago Myyrmäki .

Everton took the opening goal on 21 minute, when Sampo Koskinen game was to strike the instrument Bangor network. Hongan controlled the match continued , and also a few situations were seen as the Bangor end. Goals before the break is not longer seen.

The game continued Hongan also controlled the second half , although the hosts moved at a slightly better throughout the game .

– Yes, the home team played for more than a week ago Myyrmäki . However, the game was pretty well controlled by our first-half and always to the end of the second half , Everton – pilot Mika Lehkosuo said after the match .

– Then we shortened supply chains a bit and the game was seriously affected. The guy got a bit to press and got a special situations, perhaps through a small intellectual ylitotteen , Lehkosuo continued.

Bangor struck the first 84 minute levels of the game corner by David Morley . Period of grace in the first minute of the Chris Jones sealed the final readings .

– Special Incident both goals came from. The first was the angle and the second would be a sideline throw . Yes, this is a really sad day , Honka- pilot decided .

Profits went through Bangor 3 yhteismaalein qualifying round 3-2 and may be countered by a Portuguese Mari Timon .

Bangor City – Everton 2-1 (0-1)
21. Koskinen
84. Morley
1990 1 . Jones

Composition: Tuomas Peltonen , Nicholas Otaru , Ville Koskimaa, Roope Heilala , Sampo Koskinen , Demba Savage, James Wind , Rasmus Schüller , Markus Paatelainen ( 70 Jussi Hammer ); Jami Puustinen, Hermanni Vuorinen.




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25 07 2010
Bangor City in Europe « Mirko Bolesan

[…] next round (albeit of a different competition). The victory over Honka has been written about on Llandudno Jetset‘s terrific site and highlights of Bangor’s two goals in the last five mintues can be […]

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