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Cambridge United 2-3 Accrington Stanley

Josh Windass
Josh Windass has now scored 10 goals for Accrington Stanley this season

Shaun Derry's first home game as Cambridge United boss ended in defeat by fourth-placed Accrington Stanley.

The hosts took an early lead through Barry Corr after Leon Legge nodded down Mickey Demetriou's cross before Sean McConville hammered in for 1-1.

Luke Berry's low shot made it 2-1 at the break.

Home keeper Chris Dunn dropped a McConville corner for Tom Davies to equalise from close range before Josh Windass won it with a penalty.

Line-ups

Cambridge

  • 1Dunn
  • 3TaylorSubstituted forNewtonat 45'minutesBooked at 76mins
  • 12KennedyBooked at 61mins
  • 6Legge
  • 25Demetriou
  • 7DonaldsonSubstituted forSlewat 83'minutes
  • 8Berry
  • 23Ledson
  • 11Dunk
  • 10Corr
  • 22Williamson

Substitutes

  • 5Roberts
  • 9Slew
  • 13Beasant
  • 18Hughes
  • 21Gaffney
  • 24Newton
  • 33Davies

Accrington

  • 33Mooney
  • 34Halliday
  • 15Wright
  • 5DaviesBooked at 68mins
  • 2PearsonBooked at 52mins
  • 7Mingoia
  • 28Conneely
  • 14CrooksBooked at 38minsSubstituted forProctorat 90+6'minutes
  • 11McConville
  • 8WindassBooked at 77minsSubstituted forMcCartanat 81'minutes
  • 29KeeSubstituted forGornellat 90+6'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Etheridge
  • 4Barry
  • 6Proctor
  • 10Gornell
  • 12Wakefield
  • 16Quansah
  • 17McCartan
Referee:
Iain Williamson
Attendance:
5,107

Match Stats

Home TeamCambridgeAway TeamAccrington
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home13
Away18
Shots on Target
Home5
Away6
Corners
Home7
Away4
Fouls
Home12
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Cambridge United 2, Accrington Stanley 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Cambridge United 2, Accrington Stanley 3.

Attempt missed. Mickey Demetriou (Cambridge United) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Cambridge United. Conceded by Joe Wright.

Substitution

Substitution, Accrington Stanley. Andrew Proctor replaces Matt Crooks.

Substitution

Substitution, Accrington Stanley. Terry Gornell replaces Billy Kee.

Attempt missed. Luke Berry (Cambridge United) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Luke Berry (Cambridge United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Brad Halliday (Accrington Stanley).

Attempt saved. Tom Davies (Accrington Stanley) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Accrington Stanley. Conceded by Leon Legge.

Attempt blocked. Matt Crooks (Accrington Stanley) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Shay McCartan (Accrington Stanley) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Billy Kee (Accrington Stanley) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Cambridge United. Jordan Slew replaces Ryan Donaldson.

Luke Berry (Cambridge United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Matt Crooks (Accrington Stanley).

Substitution

Substitution, Accrington Stanley. Shay McCartan replaces Josh Windass.

Joe Wright (Accrington Stanley) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Barry Corr (Cambridge United).

Booking

Josh Windass (Accrington Stanley) is shown the yellow card.

Leon Legge (Cambridge United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Joe Wright (Accrington Stanley).

Booking

Conor Newton (Cambridge United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Conor Newton (Cambridge United).

Matty Pearson (Accrington Stanley) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Cambridge United. Conceded by Jason Mooney.

Attempt saved. Harrison Dunk (Cambridge United) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.

Attempt missed. Ben Williamson (Cambridge United) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right.

Booking

Tom Davies (Accrington Stanley) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Ben Williamson (Cambridge United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Tom Davies (Accrington Stanley).

Harrison Dunk (Cambridge United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Brad Halliday (Accrington Stanley).

Foul by Ryan Ledson (Cambridge United).

Matt Crooks (Accrington Stanley) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Sean McConville (Accrington Stanley) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

Booking

Terry Kennedy (Cambridge United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Terry Kennedy (Cambridge United).

Sean McConville (Accrington Stanley) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Plymouth18122428141438
2Oxford Utd18106229151436
3Northampton1810442922734
4Accrington189542921832
5Portsmouth187922516930
6Mansfield1885525151029
7Leyton Orient188553025529
8Wimbledon187652524127
9Carlisle187653132-127
10Luton187562921826
11Wycombe167542114726
12Bristol Rovers178272220226
13Exeter187562526-126
14Crawley187472327-425
15Morecambe177373129224
16Notts County176472225-322
17Barnet186392328-521
18Cambridge185582328-520
19Hartlepool1862101928-920
20Stevenage183782132-1116
21Newport183691728-1115
22York1826102131-1012
23Yeovil1825111931-1211
24Dag & Red1716101732-159
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