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Tranmere Rovers 0-1 Sutton United

Craig Dundas scored the only goal as Sutton climbed to fourth in the fledgling National League standings with victory over Tranmere.

Dundas found the net for visitors Sutton in the 32nd minute after racing clear from a throw-in to slide the ball past Scott Davies from 20 yards.

Tranmere, who recorded their first league win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Woking on Tuesday, came close early in the second half when Andy Cook hit the underside of the bar from Liam Ridehalgh's cross.

Sutton almost added a second in the 67th minute when Kenny Davis' shot was blocked and Craig Eastmond was also denied with the follow-up.

Report supplied by the Press Association.

Line-ups

Tranmere

  • 1Davies
  • 3Ridehalgh
  • 6McEveley
  • 15Norburn
  • 22Buxton
  • 12Sutton
  • 8HarrisSubstituted forManganat 73'minutes
  • 24Hughes
  • 9CookBooked at 62mins
  • 11Jennings
  • 16DunnSubstituted forAlabiat 45'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5McNulty
  • 12Alabi
  • 14Waring
  • 19Mangan
  • 26Pilling

Sutton United

  • 26Butler
  • 2Amankwaah
  • 3ThomasBooked at 9mins
  • 15EastmondBooked at 67mins
  • 6Collins
  • 4BeckwithBooked at 59mins
  • 8DavisBooked at 51mins
  • 16BaileyBooked at 25mins
  • 9LafayetteSubstituted forSpenceat 90+3'minutes
  • 14DundasSubstituted forCadoganat 83'minutes
  • 20Wright

Substitutes

  • 5John
  • 11Cadogan
  • 17Spence
  • 19Monakana
  • 21Emmanuel
Referee:
Daniel Middleton

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Tranmere Rovers 0, Sutton United 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Tranmere Rovers 0, Sutton United 1.

  3. Substitution

    Substitution, Sutton United. Daniel Spence replaces Ross Lafayette.

  4. Substitution

    Substitution, Sutton United. Kieron Cadogan replaces Craig Dundas.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Tranmere Rovers. Andy Mangan replaces Jay Harris.

  6. Booking

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

  7. Booking

    Andy Cook (Tranmere Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

  8. Booking

    Dean Beckwith (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  9. Booking

    Kenny Davis (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  10. Second Half

    Second Half begins Tranmere Rovers 0, Sutton United 1.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Tranmere Rovers. James Alabi replaces Jack Dunn.

  12. Half Time

    First Half ends, Tranmere Rovers 0, Sutton United 1.

  13. Goal!

    Goal! Tranmere Rovers 0, Sutton United 1. Craig Dundas (Sutton United).

  14. Booking

    Nicky Bailey (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  15. Booking

    Aswad Thomas (Sutton United) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Kick Off

    First Half begins.

  17. Post update

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Aldershot330011299
2Dag & Red32106427
3Gateshead32015236
4Leyton Orient32015326
5Sutton United32013126
6Dover32013216
7Ebbsfleet31207525
8Eastleigh31203215
9Bromley31202115
10Macclesfield31202115
11Boreham Wood31117524
12Barrow31114224
13Tranmere31113214
14Maidenhead United31114404
15Fylde30306603
16Wrexham310223-13
17Woking310237-43
18Chester20201102
19Halifax302102-22
20Hartlepool301224-21
21Torquay301226-41
22Maidstone United301215-41
23Guiseley301229-71
24Solihull Moors200227-50
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