Match Report – FA Cup First Round – Tranmere 2, Accrington Stanley 1

Match Report – Tranmere 2, Accrington Stanley 1

1′ 15:00 KICK OFF

1′ Blocked attempt. Charles (AS) right footed shot from 25 yards is blocked.

1′ Accrington corner conceded by Spearing (TR) Well defended at the back post by O’Connor (TR)

3′ Foul by Lewis (TR) on Butcher (AS)

9′ Save! Pritchard (AS) shoots from outside the box but is saved in the centre of the goal.

12′ Accrington Stanley corner. Conceded by Spearing (TR)

17′ Foul by O’Connor (TR) on Pritchard (AS)

19′ Nearly a second goal! Khan’s (TR) close-range shot is tipped around the post by Baxter (AS)

20′ Tranmere Rovers corner. Conceded by Baxter (AS)

24′ Goal! Tranmere Rovers 1, Accrington Stanley 1. Bishop (AS) heads from very close range. Assisted by a cross from Nottingham (AS)

26′ Pritchard (AS) attacks down the left but O’Connor (TR) does well to relieve him of the ball.

31′ Foul by Monthe (TR) on Bishop (AS)

33′ Another foul by Monthe (TR) on Bishop (AS)

39′ Foul by Pritchard (AS) on O’Connor (TR)

40′ Foul by Clarke (TR) on Bishop (AS)

42′ A great cross from Feeney (TR) is just about flicked away at the far post by Sykes (AS)

44′ Foul by Hughes (AS) on Vaughan (TR)

45′ Close! Morris (TR) hits the bar with a left-footed shot.

45+5′ Half Time. Tranmere Rovers 1, Accrington Stanley 1.

47′ Accrington Stanley corner. Conceded by Clarke (TR)

48′ Blocked attempt. Conneely (AS) right footed shot from 25 yards is blocked.

51′ Tranmere corner. Conceded by Conneely (AS)

51′ Missed attempt. Ridehalgh (TR) heads in, but misses to the left following a corner.

53′ Close! Nottingham (AS) strikes the post from outside the box.

54′ Foul by Ridehalgh (TR) on Nottingham (AS)

58′ Saved attempt. Pritchard (AS) right footed shot from 25 yards is saved in the bottom right corner.

59′ Saved attempt. Pritchard (AS) right footed shot is saved in the bottom right corner.

59′ Foul by Bishop (AS) on Clarke (TR)

64′ Foul by Butcher (AS) on Khan (TR). Yellow carded for his efforts.

65′ Saved attempt. Khan (TR) shoots from the right side of the box but is saved in the top right corner.

65′ Tranmere Rovers corner. Conceded by Baxter (AS)

66′ Foul by Monthe (TR) on Burgess (AS)

68′ Missed attempt. Pritchard (AS) right footed shot from outside the box is over the bar.

71′ Sykes (AS) flicks a header from Pritchard’s free-kick harmlessly over the bar

72′ Substitution. Accrington Stanley. Allan replaces Charles.

76′ Good save from Davies (TR) who tips away a shot from Pritchard (AS) which was heading from the top corner.

76′ Accrington Stanley corner. Conceded by Scott Davies.

77′ Missed attempt. Woolery (TR) heads from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right

78′ Foul by Baxter (AS) on Vaughan (TR)

78′ Tranmere Rovers corner. Conceded by Baxter.

79′ Shot blocked. Monthe (TR) heads from the centre of the box but is blocked.

80′ Tranmere Corner. Conceded by Hughes

80′ Tranmere Corner. Conceded by Sykes

82′ Khan (TR) fouled by Hughes (AS)

83′ Attempt saved. Clarke (TR) heads from very close range is saved in the centre of the goal.

84′ Tranmere corner. Conceded by Baxter.

85′ Foul by Spearing (TR) on Butcher (AS)

86′ Missed Attempt. Butcher (AS) shootst from the centre of the box but goes over the bar.

87′ Double substitution. Accrington Stanley. Uwakwe on for Pritchard and Cassidy on for Conneely.

88′ Foul by Burgess (TAS) on Woolery (TR). Burgess yellow carded for the foul.

89′ Foul by Spearing (TR) on Cassidy (AS)

90′ 3 minutes added.

90+1′ Foul by Woolery (TR) on Uwakwe (AS)

90+3′ Foul by Woolery (TR) on Russell (AS)

90+4′ Foul by Allan (AS) on Vaughan (TR)

90+12′ FINAL WHISTLE: Game ends Tranmere 2. Accrington Stanley 1. Tranmer Rovers are through to the 2nd round of the Emirates FA Cup.

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Tranmere
1 Davies
2 O’Connor
26 Clarke
6 Monthe
3 Ridehalgh
8 Spearing
22 Lewis
19 Feeney
7 Morris
11 Blackett-Taylor
9 Vaughan

Substitutes
4 Nelson
13 Murphy
14 Woolery
15 Young
17 Khan
18 MacDonald
28 Banks

Accrington Stanley
1 Baxter
5 Sykes
3 Hughes
4 BurgessBooked at 88mins
2 Nottingham
8 Russell
6 Butcher
10 Pritchard
28 Conneely
32 Charles
19 Bishop

Substitutes
7 Allan
9 Cassidy
14 Uwakwe
16 Barclay
18 Rodgers
24 Sama
40 Savin

Match Officials

Referee: Graham Salisbury

Tranmere Rovers F.C.

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