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Stevenage 0-2 Exeter City

Jayden Stockley
Jayden Stockley has scored five goals since joining Exeter on loan from Portsmouth

Jayden Stockley scored twice as Exeter City sealed victory over Stevenage for their first win in five games.

Ryan Hedges almost gave the hosts the lead but his effort was blocked by Christian Ribeiro, before Bobby Olejnik saved Luke Wilkinson's shot.

Stockley put Exeter in front late on when he headed home Lee Holmes' cross and doubled his tally in stoppage time.

The Grecians' striker worked his way on to David Wheeler's ball to fire 14th-placed Exeter to victory.

Stevenage slip a place to 20th in the League Two table, while Exeter remain just below halfway after recording their first victory since beating Hartlepool on 30 January.

Stevenage caretaker manager Darren Sarll:

"If we're still talking about the same things four weeks in-a-row there's an identifiable problem.

"No one can tell me that in the last four games that if we had been clinical, taken half our chances, we'd probably be sitting here with four out of five wins. Instead we're sitting with two out of five wins.

"It's mind-boggling to think how many games we've dominated. There's not an opposing manager that can say we having dominated them in the last five games. But there are three managers that are walking away with my points, and I don't like that."

Line-ups

Stevenage

  • 1Jones
  • 25Henry
  • 5Franks
  • 2Wilkinson
  • 30Ogilvie
  • 3Cox
  • 15Tonge
  • 6HedgesSubstituted forKennedyat 71'minutes
  • 32ConlonBooked at 49minsSubstituted forMarriottat 80'minutes
  • 13HarrisonSubstituted forO'Connorat 64'minutes
  • 11Pett

Substitutes

  • 10O'Connor
  • 14Marriott
  • 16Day
  • 19Wells
  • 27Johnson
  • 33Kennedy
  • 34Gorman

Exeter

  • 1Olejnik
  • 2ButterfieldSubstituted forBrownat 66'minutes
  • 6Ribeiro
  • 15Moore-Taylor
  • 3Woodman
  • 14Nicholls
  • 8Oakley
  • 4NobleSubstituted forHolmesat 58'minutes
  • 7Harley
  • 18ReidSubstituted forStockleyat 70'minutes
  • 22Wheeler

Substitutes

  • 5McAllister
  • 10Holmes
  • 19Oyeleke
  • 30Pym
  • 33Stockley
  • 38Taylor
  • 39Brown
Referee:
Dean Whitestone
Attendance:
2,812

Match Stats

Home TeamStevenageAway TeamExeter
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home10
Away8
Shots on Target
Home4
Away5
Corners
Home10
Away1
Fouls
Home6
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Stevenage 0, Exeter City 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Stevenage 0, Exeter City 2.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Stevenage 0, Exeter City 2. Jayden Stockley (Exeter City) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by David Wheeler.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Exeter City. Conceded by Jamie Jones.

  5. Post update

    Attempt saved. David Wheeler (Exeter City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  6. Post update

    Corner, Stevenage. Conceded by Christian Ribeiro.

  7. Post update

    Corner, Stevenage. Conceded by Troy Brown.

  8. Post update

    Lee Cox (Stevenage) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Jayden Stockley (Exeter City).

  10. Post update

    Aaron O'Connor went off injured after Stevenage had used all subs.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Ronnie Henry (Stevenage).

  12. Post update

    Jayden Stockley (Exeter City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  13. Goal!

    Goal! Stevenage 0, Exeter City 1. Jayden Stockley (Exeter City) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Lee Holmes.

  14. Post update

    Luke Wilkinson (Stevenage) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Jayden Stockley (Exeter City).

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Stevenage. Adam Marriott replaces Tom Conlon.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Tom Pett (Stevenage).

  18. Post update

    Craig Woodman (Exeter City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  19. Post update

    Attempt missed. Lee Holmes (Exeter City) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

  20. Post update

    Lee Cox (Stevenage) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Northampton33235559322774
2Plymouth33197748272164
3Oxford Utd331710655322361
4Accrington31168755381756
5Portsmouth321313651292252
6Wycombe32157103730752
7Leyton Orient33141094945452
8Wimbledon32149950391151
9Mansfield34149114640651
10Bristol Rovers32155124234850
11Carlisle31131084944549
12Cambridge33138124846247
13Luton33128134848044
14Exeter33128134348-544
15Barnet32117144248-640
16Notts County32116154655-939
17Crawley33115173755-1838
18Morecambe33106175461-736
19Newport31810133544-934
20Stevenage34810164257-1534
21Yeovil33611163347-1429
22Hartlepool3084182949-2028
23York3368193761-2426
24Dag & Red3248203258-2620
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