In the 9th minute Stevanović decided to go for a brave shoot, he was face to face with the goalkeeper only. Ranković saved with an amazing movement. In the 13th minute a Sloga player tried Kljajić’s reflexes. He sent a 25-metre shot, right into the Partizan goalkeeper’s lap.
In the 18th minute Ninković got the ball in the middle and passed right to Živković. The midfielder gave it to Škuletić, the striker ran up, leapt over the goalkeeper and shot to the goal. The ball flew between the legs of the defender arriving in a hurry - and hit the goalpost. It dropped back to the field where defenders cleared the area. Not much later Grbić found himself in front of Sloga’s goal line, but he shot the ball up into the air.
Then in the 24th minute Marković stole the ball from Sloga-players and passed it to Ninković. The midfielder rushed up on the right side and passed it to the middle at the penalty area. Škuletić arrived and stepped over the ball with a brilliant movement, because Marković was right behind him, grabbed the ball, shot and tore the net to pieces. 1:0
It was raining heavily, but Partizan was in control of the game. In the 30th minute Škuletić had a bold action, but the goalkeeper caught his shot. Almost immediately Ninković kicked the ball to Sloga’s goal line, but defenders deactivated it.