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Tranmere Rovers 0-2 Boreham Wood

Tranmere fell to their first defeat of the season as Boreham Wood took all three points at Prenton Park.

The hosts went close when Michael Ihiekwe forced a good save from Preston Edwards from 25 yards.

Boreham Wood took the lead after the break when Graeme Montgomery drilled a low effort past Scott Davies after Ben Nunn's cross.

Harry Crawford secured the win in stoppage time with a powerful finish for his first goal of the season.

Line-ups

Tranmere

  • 1Davies
  • 12Ihiekwe
  • 2Sutton
  • 8Harris
  • 16Hill
  • 15Riley
  • 11MaynardSubstituted forBlissettat 55'minutes
  • 4JenningsBooked at 88mins
  • 3Ridehalgh
  • 19MargettsSubstituted forMekkiat 71'minutes
  • 14Mangan

Substitutes

  • 6Holness
  • 9Blissett
  • 13Turner
  • 17Mekki
  • 18Stockton

Boreham Wood

  • 23Edwards
  • 2Nunn
  • 5Doe
  • 9HowellSubstituted forWhichelowat 79'minutes
  • 3Woodards
  • 8Shakes
  • 4Cox
  • 6Reynolds
  • 12LucasSubstituted forCrawfordat 25'minutes
  • 11Montgomery
  • 16Clifford

Substitutes

  • 1Russell
  • 7Whichelow
  • 15Hill
  • 17Morias
  • 19Crawford
Referee:
Michael Salisbury
Attendance:
4,832

Match Stats

Home TeamTranmereAway TeamBoreham Wood
Possession
Home58%
Away42%
Shots
Home11
Away7
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home6
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 2.

Goal!

Goal! Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 2. Harry Crawford (Boreham Wood) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Conor Clifford.

Attempt missed. Conor Clifford (Boreham Wood) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

Booking

Steven Jennings (Tranmere Rovers) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Steven Jennings (Tranmere Rovers).

Ricky Shakes (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Foul by Ritchie Sutton (Tranmere Rovers).

Harry Crawford (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Foul by Conor Clifford (Boreham Wood).

Jay Harris (Tranmere Rovers) wins a free kick.

Attempt blocked. Jay Harris (Tranmere Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Andy Mangan (Tranmere Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Boreham Wood. Matt Whichelow replaces Luke Howell.

Attempt missed. Jay Harris (Tranmere Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Adam Mekki with a cross.

Foul by Nathan Blissett (Tranmere Rovers).

Ben Nunn (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Harry Crawford (Boreham Wood) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Offside, Boreham Wood. Harry Crawford tries a through ball, but Harry Crawford is caught offside.

Corner, Boreham Wood.

Substitution

Substitution, Tranmere Rovers. Adam Mekki replaces Jonathon Margetts.

Foul by Sam Cox (Boreham Wood).

Matthew Hill (Tranmere Rovers) wins a free kick.

Attempt blocked. Jay Harris (Tranmere Rovers) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is blocked.

Foul by Nathan Blissett (Tranmere Rovers).

Callum Reynolds (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Foul by Sam Cox (Boreham Wood).

Andy Mangan (Tranmere Rovers) wins a free kick.

Offside, Boreham Wood. Graeme Montgomery tries a through ball, but Graeme Montgomery is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Ricky Shakes (Boreham Wood) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Ben Nunn with a cross.

Attempt blocked. Jay Harris (Tranmere Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Goal!

Goal! Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 1. Graeme Montgomery (Boreham Wood) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ben Nunn with a cross.

Foul by Sam Cox (Boreham Wood).

Jay Harris (Tranmere Rovers) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Tranmere Rovers. Nathan Blissett replaces Lois Maynard.

Foul by Ricky Shakes (Boreham Wood).

Matthew Hill (Tranmere Rovers) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Martin Riley (Tranmere Rovers) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Steven Jennings.

Foul by Dan Woodards (Boreham Wood).

Liam Ridehalgh (Tranmere Rovers) wins a free kick.

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