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Sutton United 1-0 Boreham Wood

Maxime Biamou's first-half goal gave FA Cup giant-killers Sutton a deserved 1-0 victory against Boreham Wood at Gander Green Lane.

The hosts made a bright start with Craig Eastmond and Biamou both testing Grant Smith in the Wood goal.

Sutton finally broke the deadlock in the 31st minute when a long ball from Jamie Collins was headed on by Adam Coombes for Biamou to rifle home right-footed from 15 yards for his second goal in as many games.

Eastmond wasted a chance to double the lead four minutes later when he cleared the bar in a great position on the edge of the area.

Will Puddy, signed on a month's loan from Bristol Rovers following an injury to Ross Warner which meant striker Simon Downer had to go in goal on Saturday, rescued the hosts just before the break by making a great save - rushing out to deny Bruno Andrade.

Smith was much the busier of the two goalkeepers after the break and he did well to push efforts from Coombes and Roarie Deacon round the post.

Report supplied by the Press Association.


Sutton United

  • 25Puddy
  • 2Amankwaah
  • 17Spence
  • 16Bailey
  • 6Collins
  • 27DownerBooked at 90mins
  • 15EastmondBooked at 22mins
  • 18JebbBooked at 90mins
  • 21Deacon
  • 24BiamouBooked at 74minsSubstituted forGomisat 76'minutes
  • 30CoombesSubstituted forDundasat 88'minutes


  • 5John
  • 8Gomis
  • 11Gueye
  • 14Dundas
  • 23Traore

Boreham Wood

  • 1Smith
  • 3Woodards
  • 5Paine
  • 11Andrade
  • 15Ilesanmi
  • 6StephensBooked at 62mins
  • 14JeffreySubstituted forNunnat 45'minutesBooked at 49mins
  • 12FerrierSubstituted forWilliamsat 18'minutes
  • 10Reason
  • 4RickettsBooked at 90mins
  • 8DavisBooked at 33minsSubstituted forBalantaat 70'minutes


  • 2Nunn
  • 7Shakes
  • 9Hitchcock
  • 19Balanta
  • 20Williams
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Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

  3. Booking

    Mark Ricketts (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

  4. Booking

    Jack Jebb (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  5. Booking

    Simon Downer (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Sutton United. Craig Dundas replaces Adam Coombes.

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Sutton United. Gomis replaces Maxime Biamou.

  8. Booking

    Maxime Biamou (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Boreham Wood. Angelo Balanta replaces Kenny Davis.

  10. Booking

    David Stephens (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

  11. Booking

    Ben Nunn (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

  12. Second Half

    Second Half begins Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Boreham Wood. Ben Nunn replaces Anthony Jeffrey.

  14. Half Time

    First Half ends, Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0.

  15. Booking

    Kenny Davis (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Goal!

    Goal! Sutton United 1, Boreham Wood 0. Maxime Biamou (Sutton United).

  17. Booking

    Craig Eastmond (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Boreham Wood. Jason Williams replaces Morgan Ferrier.

  19. Kick Off

    First Half begins.

  20. Post update

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

As It Stood

1Lincoln City31214662313167
2Dag & Red33204959372264
3Forest Green33189668422663
13Boreham Wood331110123332143
14Solihull Moors34127154549-443
16Sutton United31116143543-839
21Maidstone United3497183861-2334
23North Ferriby United3593232152-3130
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