1.665 persons had taken to the sunny Grimsta for the premiere in the Superettan between Brommapojkarna and Västerås.
But not, it felt like there was last year's top team had the home crowd. Västeråssupportrarna sang throughout the match and got the newcomers to play out.
They have longed for it here and there are many fans who are incredibly proud of us and wishing us well. They just want to support us and the dream of higher goals than the premier league, " says Simon Johansson, workhorse at Västerås midfield and segerskytt in the 74:th minute.
across the finish line and once done it ran goalscorer directly out to the VSK-heel that reef protection fence when the whole team came running.
" It was absolutely magical, describes Simon Johansson feeling.
The first half began otherwise a little tentative, but in the 23rd minute turned the former Hammarbyspelaren Stefan Batan he still has feeling in his left foot.
In a penetrated position, he got off a shot that snuck past the Rasmus Emanuelsson in the BP case.
Just before half time came the BP:s kvittering. Harry Björkén put the ball in the nättaket after Alexander Nilsson stole the ball from a Västeråsförsvarare.
it was full speed ahead as was true for both teams. BP had the ball the most, but without creating any dangerous chances.
Where was the Västerås rapid changes sharper and in the 74:th minute came the chance. The match award, Västerås, sweden Filip Tronét got the ball on the right wing, advanced forward and then struck a perfect fitting between the legs of a BP-defender.
Simon Johansson received the ball and was completely clean with the goalkeeper.
" I just wanted to shoot around the goalie, and I think I get the under the arm on him. It is nice that the roll all the way in. Then it was just to celebrate, " says matchhjälten was extremely happy over the victory.
" of course we didn't have much ball, but we are dangerous when we are asking about and even if they have little posts and so they create no real superlägen.
towards the hemmastarka BP, shows that Västerås is becoming to be reckoned with in this year's superetta.
– We must start somewhere, but then further up it gets higher. It is a good start, and may we increase in self-confidence, so it may be good. I hope in a stable location, " said Simon Johansson.
One thing is for sure: Västerås supporters will do everything to support the players.
It was inexperienced in a class on the song and the glow.
BP then? Yes, the coach Robert Björknesjö was disappointed.
" I don't think we ended the attacks good enough. We have a strong advantage, but there should be goals and they are effective, " he said about the opponents.
" It's small margins.