EFL Cup - First Round
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Walsall 0-2 Yeovil Town (AET)

Yeovil Town's Matthew Dolan scored a goal from inside his own half as the League Two side reached the EFL Cup second round with a win a Walsall.

With the game in extra time and Yeovil leading 1-0, midfielder Dolan launched his huge effort over goalkeeper Neil Etheridge to help the Glovers through.

Earlier, Saddlers forward Amadou Bakayoko scored an own goal trying to stop Kevin Dawson's header.

Bakayoko hit the crossbar later on as Walsall pressed for a goal.

Line-ups

Walsall

  • 1Etheridge
  • 2EdwardsBooked at 106mins
  • 16PrestonBooked at 79mins
  • 5McCarthy
  • 3HenryBooked at 90mins
  • 7Chambers
  • 6DobsonSubstituted forKinsellaat 69'minutes
  • 11Morris
  • 10OztumerSubstituted forBakayokoat 69'minutes
  • 18GinnellySubstituted forMakrisat 63'minutes
  • 9Jackson

Substitutes

  • 13MacGillivray
  • 15Kinsella
  • 20Bakayoko
  • 21Butterfield
  • 24Roberts
  • 25Kouhyar
  • 33Makris

Yeovil

  • 1Krysiak
  • 2ShephardSubstituted forMugabiat 54'minutes
  • 16Butcher
  • 6Lacey
  • 11Dickson
  • 4DolanBooked at 112mins
  • 7DawsonBooked at 41mins
  • 8Lawless
  • 23Hedges
  • 9EavesBooked at 114minsSubstituted forSowunmiat 115'minutes
  • 10KhanSubstituted forCampbellat 101'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5Mugabi
  • 12Maddison
  • 17Sowunmi
  • 19Campbell
  • 20Lea
Referee:
Robert Jones
Attendance:
2,699

Match Stats

Home TeamWalsallAway TeamYeovil
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home16
Away23
Shots on Target
Home2
Away8
Corners
Home6
Away9
Fouls
Home13
Away24

Live Text

Match ends, Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 2.

Second Half Extra Time ends, Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 2.

Attempt missed. Kieron Morris (Walsall) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Joe Edwards (Walsall) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Tahvon Campbell (Yeovil Town).

Attempt missed. Simeon Jackson (Walsall) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Yeovil Town. Omar Sowunmi replaces Tom Eaves.

Booking

Tom Eaves (Yeovil Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Rico Henry (Walsall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Tom Eaves (Yeovil Town).

Attempt saved. Tahvon Campbell (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Kieron Morris (Walsall) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Booking

Matthew Dolan (Yeovil Town) is shown the yellow card for excessive celebration.

Goal!

Goal! Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 2. Matthew Dolan (Yeovil Town) left footed shot from more than 35 yards to the top left corner.

Joe Edwards (Walsall) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Tahvon Campbell (Yeovil Town).

Jason McCarthy (Walsall) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Tom Eaves (Yeovil Town).

Booking

Joe Edwards (Walsall) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Joe Edwards (Walsall).

Tahvon Campbell (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Second Half Extra Time begins Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 1.

First Half Extra Time ends, Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 1.

Amadou Bakayoko (Walsall) hits the bar with a left footed shot from the centre of the box.

Goal!

Goal! Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 1. Tahvon Campbell (Yeovil Town) header from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Ryan Hedges with a cross following a set piece situation.

Joe Lea (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Matt Preston (Walsall).

Substitution

Substitution, Yeovil Town. Tahvon Campbell replaces Otis Khan.

Attempt blocked. Amadou Bakayoko (Walsall) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Joe Edwards (Walsall) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Tom Eaves (Yeovil Town).

Attempt missed. Rico Henry (Walsall) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Foul by Liam Kinsella (Walsall).

Ryan Hedges (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt blocked. Otis Khan (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Foul by Liam Kinsella (Walsall).

Kevin Dawson (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

First Half Extra Time begins Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Walsall 0, Yeovil Town 0.

Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Neil Etheridge.

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