The FA Cup - First Round
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FA Cup: Gosport Borough 3-6 Colchester United

Colchester United advanced into the second round of the FA Cup with victory over Conference South Gosport Borough.

Gavin Massey opened the scoring from close range before Sanchez Watt's six-yard volley made it 2-0 to Colchester.

Freddie Sears made it 3-0 from the spot before Justin Bennett pulled one back from close range while Alex Gilbey finished off a fine run for 4-1.

Bennett slotted home, Sears tapped into an empty net while Sammie Szmodics and Lee Wort also scored late on.

Line-ups

Gosport Borough

  • 1Ashmore
  • 2Forbes
  • 16GerringBooked at 64minsSubstituted forMolyneauxat 68'minutes
  • 5PoateBooked at 25mins
  • 3Williams
  • 8Smith
  • 23Carter
  • 11Wooden
  • 7RamseySubstituted forWildeat 45'minutes
  • 9PatersonSubstituted forWortat 82'minutes
  • 10Bennett

Substitutes

  • 4Dunford
  • 14Molyneaux
  • 15Saez
  • 17Harris
  • 18Wort
  • 19Matthews
  • 22Wilde

Colchester

  • 1Walker
  • 20Clohessy
  • 4Okuonghae
  • 18Eastman
  • 3Gordon
  • 8GilbeySubstituted forSzmodicsat 81'minutes
  • 38Fox
  • 24MoncurSubstituted forEastmondat 60'minutes
  • 21MasseySubstituted forRoofeat 85'minutes
  • 11Sears
  • 7Sanchez Watt

Substitutes

  • 6Eastmond
  • 26Kent
  • 27Bonne
  • 28Szmodics
  • 29Bransgrove
  • 30Curtis
  • 39Roofe
Referee:
Lee Collins
Attendance:
2,013

Match Stats

Home TeamGosport BoroughAway TeamColchester
Possession
Home37%
Away63%
Shots
Home12
Away23
Shots on Target
Home5
Away13
Corners
Home4
Away5
Fouls
Home5
Away7

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Gosport Borough 3, Colchester United 6.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Gosport Borough 3, Colchester United 6.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Gosport Borough 3, Colchester United 6. Lee Wort (Gosport Borough) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner.

  4. Post update

    Attempt saved. Lee Wort (Gosport Borough) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Justin Bennett.

  5. Goal!

    Goal! Gosport Borough 2, Colchester United 6. Sammie Szmodics (Colchester United) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

  6. Post update

    Offside, Gosport Borough. Danny Smith tries a through ball, but Lee Molyneaux is caught offside.

  7. Post update

    Corner, Colchester United. Conceded by Lee Molyneaux.

  8. Post update

    Attempt saved. Sanchez Watt (Colchester United) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Freddie Sears.

  9. Post update

    Offside, Gosport Borough. Dan Wooden tries a through ball, but Adam Wilde is caught offside.

  10. Post update

    Attempt saved. Kemar Roofe (Colchester United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Colchester United. Kemar Roofe replaces Gavin Massey.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Gosport Borough. Lee Wort replaces Matt Paterson.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Colchester United. Sammie Szmodics replaces Alex Gilbey.

  14. Post update

    Sam Walker (Colchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Danny Smith (Gosport Borough).

  16. Goal!

    Goal! Gosport Borough 2, Colchester United 5. Freddie Sears (Colchester United) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Sanchez Watt.

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Danny Smith (Gosport Borough) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Dan Wooden.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Magnus Okuonghae (Colchester United).

  19. Post update

    Adam Wilde (Gosport Borough) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  20. Post update

    Offside, Colchester United. Gavin Massey tries a through ball, but Sean Clohessy is caught offside.