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Cheltenham Town 1-1 Wycombe Wanderers

Dean Morgan

Dean Morgan's second-half penalty earned League Two strugglers Wycombe a point against Cheltenham Town.

The visitors had the ball in the net after three minutes, but Steven Craig was adjudged to have fouled Robins defender Steve Elliott in the build-up.

Cheltenham broke the deadlock after the break when Byron Harrison headed in Sido Jombati's cross.

But Morgan levelled with a spot-kick, awarded for Elliott's challenge on Jo Kuffour in the box.

Wycombe move up one place to 19th in the table, four points from safety, while Cheltenham - now five games unbeaten - remain 11th.

Cheltenham Town defender Sido Jombati told BBC Gloucestershire:

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Post-match: Cheltenham's Jombati

"At this moment in time we need the three points because we're trying to get close to the play-offs.

"It's been a possibility to do that but now we've lost two points, it's frustrating.

"Because this season hasn't been as good as previous years, we've not got that confidence.

"We need to get it sooner rather than later."

Line-ups

Cheltenham

  • 1Brown
  • 32Brundle
  • 20Jombati
  • 14Richards
  • 5Brown
  • 6Elliott
  • 11McGlashan
  • 8Deering
  • 7Cureton
  • 10GornellSubstituted forHarrisonat 52'minutes
  • 21VincentSubstituted forNobleat 61'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Taylor
  • 9Harrison
  • 12Roberts
  • 19Kotwica
  • 22Braham-Barrett
  • 25Noble
  • 28Ihiekwe

Wycombe

  • 1Ingram
  • 2McCoy
  • 11Wood
  • 4Scowen
  • 5Stewart
  • 6Johnson
  • 23Arnold
  • 10BloomfieldSubstituted forJeffreyat 81'minutes
  • 29McClureSubstituted forMorganat 57'minutes
  • 20CraigSubstituted forKuffourat 67'minutes
  • 22KretzschmarBooked at 83mins

Substitutes

  • 7Morgan
  • 13Horlock
  • 15Jeffrey
  • 16Pittman
  • 18Kuffour
  • 19Pierre
  • 27Styche
Referee:
Tony Harrington
Attendance:
2,267

Match Stats

Home TeamCheltenhamAway TeamWycombe
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home8
Away7
Shots on Target
Home4
Away3
Corners
Home7
Away4
Fouls
Home11
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, Cheltenham Town 1, Wycombe Wanderers 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Cheltenham Town 1, Wycombe Wanderers 1.

Attempt missed. Matthew Richards (Cheltenham Town) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Cheltenham Town. Conceded by Leon Johnson.

David Noble (Cheltenham Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Sam Wood (Wycombe Wanderers).

Foul by David Noble (Cheltenham Town).

Max Kretzschmar (Wycombe Wanderers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Marvin McCoy (Wycombe Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, Cheltenham Town. Conceded by Leon Johnson.

Corner, Cheltenham Town. Conceded by Anthony Stewart.

Booking

Max Kretzschmar (Wycombe Wanderers) is shown the yellow card.

Jermaine McGlashan (Cheltenham Town) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Max Kretzschmar (Wycombe Wanderers).

Substitution

Substitution, Wycombe Wanderers. Anthony Jeffrey replaces Matt Bloomfield because of an injury.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 1, Wycombe Wanderers 1. Dean Morgan (Wycombe Wanderers) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalty conceded by Steve Elliott (Cheltenham Town) after a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty Wycombe Wanderers. Jo Kuffour draws a foul in the penalty area.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 1, Wycombe Wanderers 0. Byron Harrison (Cheltenham Town) header from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Sido Jombati with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Wycombe Wanderers. Jo Kuffour replaces Steven Craig.

Attempt saved. Anthony Stewart (Wycombe Wanderers) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Foul by David Noble (Cheltenham Town).

Matt Bloomfield (Wycombe Wanderers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Jermaine McGlashan (Cheltenham Town) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Steven Craig (Wycombe Wanderers) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the centre of the box.

Troy Brown (Cheltenham Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Max Kretzschmar (Wycombe Wanderers).

Substitution

Substitution, Cheltenham Town. David Noble replaces Ashley Vincent.

Substitution

Substitution, Wycombe Wanderers. Dean Morgan replaces Matt McClure because of an injury.

Troy Brown (Cheltenham Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Steven Craig (Wycombe Wanderers).

Corner, Cheltenham Town. Conceded by Sam Wood.

Foul by Byron Harrison (Cheltenham Town).

Josh Scowen (Wycombe Wanderers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Cheltenham Town. Byron Harrison replaces Terry Gornell.

Attempt missed. Nick Arnold (Wycombe Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Foul by Ashley Vincent (Cheltenham Town).

Josh Scowen (Wycombe Wanderers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Wycombe Wanderers. Conceded by Steve Elliott.

Second Half

Second Half begins Cheltenham Town 0, Wycombe Wanderers 0.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Rochdale372071059392067
2Chesterfield381812861362566
3Scunthorpe371617458372165
4Fleetwood371871254421261
5Burton37161384136561
6Oxford Utd371414948371156
7Plymouth37159134241154
8Southend371313114436852
9York371313114438652
10Hartlepool371310144440449
11Cheltenham371115114247-548
12Morecambe371211144455-1147
13Dag & Red361113124445-146
14Newport351112124447-345
15Accrington371111154548-344
16Wimbledon371111153642-644
17Mansfield371013143750-1343
18Bury36915124142-142
19Wycombe371012153945-642
20Bristol Rovers361012143440-642
21Portsmouth37915133851-1342
22Exeter371011164249-741
23Northampton37911173048-1838
24Torquay3799193555-2036
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