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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

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 2.

  2. Full Time

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

  3. 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.

  4. Post update

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

  5. Booking

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

  6. Post update

    Foul by Steven Jennings (Tranmere Rovers).

  7. Post update

    Ricky Shakes (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Ritchie Sutton (Tranmere Rovers).

  9. Post update

    Harry Crawford (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Conor Clifford (Boreham Wood).

  11. Post update

    Jay Harris (Tranmere Rovers) wins a free kick.

  12. Post update

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

  13. Post update

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

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Boreham Wood. Matt Whichelow replaces Luke Howell.

  15. Post update

    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.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Nathan Blissett (Tranmere Rovers).

  17. Post update

    Ben Nunn (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

  18. Post update

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

  19. Post update

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

  20. Post update

    Corner, Boreham Wood.

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