EFL Cup - First Round
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Burton Albion 3-2 Bury (AET)

Burton Albion
Burton Albion made eight changes to the side that started the loss to Nottingham Forest on Saturday

Championship side Burton needed extra-time to beat League One Bury in the EFL Cup first round at the Pirelli Stadium.

The Brewers took the lead through Callum Reilly's 20-yard strike, but Shakers forward Tom Pope finished off Danny Mayor's approach work to take the match into the extra period.

Stuart Beavon blasted the hosts ahead again, before Calum Butcher's deflected cross found its way in to make it 3-1.

Burton held on despite Niall Maher's late free-kick for Bury.

Line-ups

Burton

  • 1McLaughlin
  • 20Edwards
  • 15Naylor
  • 5McFadzeanSubstituted forFlanaganat 80'minutes
  • 14McCrory
  • 22Myers-Harness
  • 19Choudhury
  • 36IrvineSubstituted forPalmerat 74'minutes
  • 17ReillySubstituted forAkinsat 85'minutes
  • 9Beavon
  • 12Butcher

Substitutes

  • 2Flanagan
  • 10Akins
  • 11Dyer
  • 13Bywater
  • 16Palmer
  • 21Fox
  • 23Delaney

Bury

  • 1Williams
  • 2JonesBooked at 16mins
  • 27Cameron
  • 6Kay
  • 3Leigh
  • 4Etuhu
  • 19Soares
  • 7IsmailSubstituted forMaherat 61'minutes
  • 10MayorSubstituted forClarkat 81'minutes
  • 24HopeSubstituted forMellisat 56'minutesBooked at 75mins
  • 11PopeBooked at 76mins

Substitutes

  • 14Clark
  • 15Dudley
  • 16Danns
  • 18Mellis
  • 21Rachubka
  • 22Maher
  • 30Bedeau
Referee:
Mark Heywood
Attendance:
1,523

Match Stats

Home TeamBurtonAway TeamBury
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home21
Away15
Shots on Target
Home5
Away8
Corners
Home6
Away4
Fouls
Home13
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, Burton Albion 3, Bury 2.

Second Half Extra Time ends, Burton Albion 3, Bury 2.

Attempt saved. Niall Maher (Bury) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Lucas Akins (Burton Albion).

Niall Maher (Bury) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Lucas Akins (Burton Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Goal!

Goal! Burton Albion 3, Bury 2. Niall Maher (Bury) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Foul by Hamza Choudhury (Burton Albion).

Jacob Mellis (Bury) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Lucas Akins (Burton Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Burton Albion 3, Bury 1. Callum Butcher (Burton Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Callum Butcher (Burton Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Burton Albion. Conceded by Greg Leigh.

Attempt blocked. Stuart Beavon (Burton Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Bury. Conceded by Philip Edwards.

Foul by Philip Edwards (Burton Albion).

Tom Soares (Bury) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Delay in match Greg Leigh (Bury) because of an injury.

Second Half Extra Time begins Burton Albion 2, Bury 1.

First Half Extra Time ends, Burton Albion 2, Bury 1.

Goal!

Goal! Burton Albion 2, Bury 1. Stuart Beavon (Burton Albion) right footed shot from outside the box to the top left corner.

Tom Flanagan (Burton Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Kelvin Etuhu (Bury).

Corner, Bury. Conceded by Damien McCrory.

Foul by Matthew Palmer (Burton Albion).

Kelvin Etuhu (Bury) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Nicky Clark (Bury) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

First Half Extra Time begins Burton Albion 1, Bury 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Burton Albion 1, Bury 1.

Attempt missed. Callum Butcher (Burton Albion) left footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Attempt saved. Tom Pope (Bury) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Marcus Myers-Harness (Burton Albion).

Kelvin Etuhu (Bury) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Jacob Mellis (Bury) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Matthew Palmer (Burton Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt saved. Callum Butcher (Burton Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Burton Albion. Conceded by Ben Williams.

Attempt saved. Matthew Palmer (Burton Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Burton Albion. Lucas Akins replaces Callum Reilly.

Substitution

Substitution, Bury. Nicky Clark replaces Danny Mayor.

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