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FA Cup: Gosport Borough 3-6 Colchester United

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FA Cup: Gosport 3-6 Colchester highlights

Colchester United advanced into the second round of the FA Cup with victory over Conference South Gosport Borough.

Gavin Massey opened the scoring from close range before Sanchez Watt's six-yard volley made it 2-0 to Colchester.

Freddie Sears made it 3-0 from the spot before Justin Bennett pulled one back from close range while Alex Gilbey finished off a fine run for 4-1.

Bennett slotted home, Sears tapped into an empty net while Sammie Szmodics and Lee Wort also scored late on.

Line-ups

Gosport Borough

  • 1Ashmore
  • 2Forbes
  • 16GerringBooked at 64minsSubstituted forMolyneauxat 68'minutes
  • 5PoateBooked at 25mins
  • 3Williams
  • 8Smith
  • 23Carter
  • 11Wooden
  • 7RamseySubstituted forWildeat 45'minutes
  • 9PatersonSubstituted forWortat 82'minutes
  • 10Bennett

Substitutes

  • 4Dunford
  • 14Molyneaux
  • 15Saez
  • 17Harris
  • 18Wort
  • 19Matthews
  • 22Wilde

Colchester

  • 1Walker
  • 20Clohessy
  • 4Okuonghae
  • 18Eastman
  • 3Gordon
  • 8GilbeySubstituted forSzmodicsat 81'minutes
  • 38Fox
  • 24MoncurSubstituted forEastmondat 60'minutes
  • 21MasseySubstituted forRoofeat 85'minutes
  • 11Sears
  • 7Watt

Substitutes

  • 6Eastmond
  • 26Kent
  • 27Bonne
  • 28Szmodics
  • 29Bransgrove
  • 30Curtis
  • 39Roofe
Referee:
Lee Collins
Attendance:
2,013

Match Stats

Home TeamGosport BoroughAway TeamColchester
Possession
Home37%
Away63%
Shots
Home12
Away23
Shots on Target
Home5
Away13
Corners
Home4
Away5
Fouls
Home5
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Gosport Borough 3, Colchester United 6.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Gosport Borough 3, Colchester United 6.

Goal!

Goal! Gosport Borough 3, Colchester United 6. Lee Wort (Gosport Borough) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner.

Attempt saved. Lee Wort (Gosport Borough) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Justin Bennett.

Goal!

Goal! Gosport Borough 2, Colchester United 6. Sammie Szmodics (Colchester United) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Offside, Gosport Borough. Danny Smith tries a through ball, but Lee Molyneaux is caught offside.

Corner, Colchester United. Conceded by Lee Molyneaux.

Attempt saved. Sanchez Watt (Colchester United) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Freddie Sears.

Offside, Gosport Borough. Dan Wooden tries a through ball, but Adam Wilde is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Kemar Roofe (Colchester United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Colchester United. Kemar Roofe replaces Gavin Massey.

Substitution

Substitution, Gosport Borough. Lee Wort replaces Matt Paterson.

Substitution

Substitution, Colchester United. Sammie Szmodics replaces Alex Gilbey.

Sam Walker (Colchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Danny Smith (Gosport Borough).

Goal!

Goal! Gosport Borough 2, Colchester United 5. Freddie Sears (Colchester United) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Sanchez Watt.

Attempt missed. Danny Smith (Gosport Borough) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Dan Wooden.

Foul by Magnus Okuonghae (Colchester United).

Adam Wilde (Gosport Borough) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Offside, Colchester United. Gavin Massey tries a through ball, but Sean Clohessy is caught offside.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Matt Paterson (Gosport Borough) because of an injury.

Substitution

Substitution, Gosport Borough. Lee Molyneaux replaces Ben Gerring.

Attempt missed. Gavin Massey (Colchester United) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Alex Gilbey following a fast break.

Attempt blocked. Freddie Sears (Colchester United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Alex Gilbey.

Attempt blocked. Mike Carter (Gosport Borough) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Matt Paterson.

Offside, Colchester United. Tom Eastman tries a through ball, but Sanchez Watt is caught offside.

Booking

Ben Gerring (Gosport Borough) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Alex Gilbey (Colchester United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ben Gerring (Gosport Borough).

Foul by Magnus Okuonghae (Colchester United).

Justin Bennett (Gosport Borough) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt missed. Magnus Okuonghae (Colchester United) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by David Fox with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Colchester United. Conceded by Brett Poate.

Tom Eastman (Colchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Justin Bennett (Gosport Borough).

Substitution

Substitution, Colchester United. Craig Eastmond replaces George Moncur.

Offside, Gosport Borough. Justin Bennett tries a through ball, but Matt Paterson is caught offside.

Corner, Colchester United. Conceded by Brett Poate.

Foul by Sanchez Watt (Colchester United).

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