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Cheltenham Town win 6-5 on penalties

Carabao Cup: Cheltenham Town 2-2 Colchester United (6-5 pens)

Cheltenham progressed to the second round of the Carabao Cup with a 6-5 penalty shoot-out win over Colchester.

After Jordon Forster stepped up to convert the home side's seventh penalty, Courtney Senior blazed his spot-kick over the bar.

Ryan Broom put the hosts in front in the first minute before Conor Thomas' penalty made it 2-0 after the break.

Two goals in two minutes from Sammie Szmodics and Luke Norris levelled it to send the tie to penalties.

Line-ups

Cheltenham

  • 1Flinders
  • 23ForsterBooked at 51mins
  • 5Mullins
  • 15BoyleBooked at 30mins
  • 17Debayo
  • 11Broom
  • 6AtanganaSubstituted forTozerat 80'minutes
  • 7ThomasBooked at 80mins
  • 20MaddoxSubstituted forSmithat 74'minutes
  • 16AddaiSubstituted forLloydat 76'minutes
  • 24Kalala

Substitutes

  • 4Tozer
  • 8Dawson
  • 10McAlinden
  • 14Smith
  • 19Lloyd
  • 21Baldwin
  • 22Lovett

Colchester

  • 1Barnes
  • 2Jackson
  • 6Kent
  • 18Eastman
  • 11Dickenson
  • 7SeniorBooked at 48mins
  • 14ComleyBooked at 42mins
  • 8Pell
  • 39CollinsSubstituted forSzmodicsat 67'minutes
  • 9Norris
  • 19MandronSubstituted forNoubleat 67'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5Prosser
  • 10Szmodics
  • 12Barnes
  • 16Wright
  • 23Gondoh
  • 32Vose
  • 45Nouble
Referee:
Chris Sarginson
Attendance:
1,179

Match Stats

Home TeamCheltenhamAway TeamColchester
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home12
Away13
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home2
Away7
Fouls
Home12
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Cheltenham Town 2(6), Colchester United 2(5).

Penalties over

Penalty Shootout ends, Cheltenham Town 2(6), Colchester United 2(5).

Penalty missed! Bad penalty by Courtney Senior (Colchester United) right footed shot is high and wide to the right. Courtney Senior should be disappointed.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(6), Colchester United 2(5). Jordon Forster (Cheltenham Town) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(5), Colchester United 2(5). Brennan Dickenson (Colchester United) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(5), Colchester United 2(4). Johnny Mullins (Cheltenham Town) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(4), Colchester United 2(4). Frankie Kent (Colchester United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(4), Colchester United 2(3). Kalvin Kalala (Cheltenham Town) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(3), Colchester United 2(3). Frank Nouble (Colchester United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(3), Colchester United 2(2). Ryan Broom (Cheltenham Town) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(2), Colchester United 2(2). Sammie Szmodics (Colchester United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Penalty missed! Bad penalty by Tom Smith (Cheltenham Town) right footed shot is too high. Tom Smith should be disappointed.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(2), Colchester United 2(1). Harry Pell (Colchester United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the top left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(2), Colchester United 2. Ben Tozer (Cheltenham Town) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalty missed! Bad penalty by Luke Norris (Colchester United) right footed shot is too high. Luke Norris should be disappointed.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2(1), Colchester United 2. Conor Thomas (Cheltenham Town) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalties in progress

Penalty Shootout begins Cheltenham Town 2, Colchester United 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Cheltenham Town 2, Colchester United 2.

Attempt missed. Luke Norris (Colchester United) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Frankie Kent (Colchester United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by George Lloyd (Cheltenham Town).

Ryan Jackson (Colchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kalvin Kalala (Cheltenham Town).

Attempt missed. Frank Nouble (Colchester United) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Attempt missed. George Lloyd (Cheltenham Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Courtney Senior (Colchester United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Conor Thomas (Cheltenham Town).

Substitution

Substitution, Cheltenham Town. Ben Tozer replaces Nigel Atangana.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2, Colchester United 2. Luke Norris (Colchester United) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2, Colchester United 1. Sammie Szmodics (Colchester United) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Harry Pell.

Foul by Frank Nouble (Colchester United).

Tom Smith (Cheltenham Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Cheltenham Town. George Lloyd replaces Alex Addai.

Substitution

Substitution, Cheltenham Town. Tom Smith replaces Jacob Maddox.

Jacob Maddox (Cheltenham Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Harry Pell (Colchester United).

Goal!

Goal! Cheltenham Town 2, Colchester United 0. Conor Thomas (Cheltenham Town) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Penalty conceded by Dillon Barnes (Colchester United) after a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty Cheltenham Town. Jacob Maddox draws a foul in the penalty area.

Corner, Colchester United. Conceded by Johnny Mullins.

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