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Sutton United1Boreham Wood0

Sutton United 1-0 Boreham Wood

Maxime Biamou's first-half goal gave FA Cup giant-killers Sutton a deserved 1-0 victory against Boreham Wood at Gander Green Lane.

The hosts made a bright start with Craig Eastmond and Biamou both testing Grant Smith in the Wood goal.

Sutton finally broke the deadlock in the 31st minute when a long ball from Jamie Collins was headed on by Adam Coombes for Biamou to rifle home right-footed from 15 yards for his second goal in as many games.

Eastmond wasted a chance to double the lead four minutes later when he cleared the bar in a great position on the edge of the area.

Will Puddy, signed on a month's loan from Bristol Rovers following an injury to Ross Warner which meant striker Simon Downer had to go in goal on Saturday, rescued the hosts just before the break by making a great save - rushing out to deny Bruno Andrade.

Smith was much the busier of the two goalkeepers after the break and he did well to push efforts from Coombes and Roarie Deacon round the post.

Report supplied by the Press Association.

Line-ups

Sutton United

  • 25Puddy
  • 2Amankwaah
  • 17Spence
  • 16Bailey
  • 6Collins
  • 27DownerBooked at 90mins
  • 15EastmondBooked at 22mins
  • 18JebbBooked at 90mins
  • 21Deacon
  • 24BiamouBooked at 74minsSubstituted forGomisat 76'minutes
  • 30CoombesSubstituted forDundasat 88'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5John
  • 8Gomis
  • 11Gueye
  • 14Dundas
  • 23Traore

Boreham Wood

  • 1Smith
  • 3Woodards
  • 5Paine
  • 11Andrade
  • 15Ilesanmi
  • 6StephensBooked at 62mins
  • 14JeffreySubstituted forNunnat 45'minutesBooked at 49mins
  • 12FerrierSubstituted forWilliamsat 18'minutes
  • 10Reason
  • 4RickettsBooked at 90mins
  • 8DavisBooked at 33minsSubstituted forBalantaat 70'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Nunn
  • 7Shakes
  • 9Hitchcock
  • 19Balanta
  • 20Williams
Referee:
Alan Young
Attendance:
1,441

Live Text

Match ends, Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

Booking

Mark Ricketts (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Jack Jebb (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Simon Downer (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

Substitution

Substitution, Sutton United. Craig Dundas replaces Adam Coombes.

Substitution

Substitution, Sutton United. Gomis replaces Maxime Biamou.

Booking

Maxime Biamou (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

Substitution

Substitution, Boreham Wood. Angelo Balanta replaces Kenny Davis.

Booking

David Stephens (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Ben Nunn (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

Second Half

Second Half begins Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

Substitution

Substitution, Boreham Wood. Ben Nunn replaces Anthony Jeffrey.

Half Time

First Half ends, Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

Booking

Kenny Davis (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

Goal!

Goal! Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0. Maxime Biamou (Sutton United).

Booking

Craig Eastmond (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

Substitution

Substitution, Boreham Wood. Jason Williams replaces Morgan Ferrier.

Kick Off

First Half begins.

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Lincoln City31214662313167
2Dag & Red33204959372264
3Forest Green33189668422663
4Tranmere32196747272063
5Dover331851067481959
6Aldershot34169947311657
7Gateshead341510958362255
8Barrow321412650321854
9Macclesfield321651145311453
10Wrexham351310123542-749
11Chester341210125247546
12Bromley34136154251-945
13Boreham Wood331110123332143
14Solihull Moors34127154549-443
15Eastleigh341012124345-242
16Sutton United31116143543-839
17Braintree33108153551-1638
18Torquay3498173848-1035
19Guiseley3498174154-1335
20Woking3497184864-1634
21Maidstone United3497183861-2334
22Southport3487193871-3331
23North Ferriby United3593232152-3130
24York33513153052-2228
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