Burton Albion 0-4 Bristol Rovers

Bristol Rovers hammered 10 Burton males, which noticed Conor Shaughnessy despatched off within the first minute.

The Albion defender was penalized for a foul on Aaron Collins simply outdoors the field and referee Ross Joyce didn’t hesitate to supply the crimson card.

The Rovers had by no means received at Burton in six earlier makes an attempt, however they shortly determined to make up for it when Antony Evans was blown away at residence by the punishment that adopted Shaughnessy’s dismissal.

The previous Everton midfielder then had the time and area to choose defender James Connolly on the far put up to take the 2 guests residence in 12 minutes.

Albion had been three underneath Wycombe within the season opener final season and this was worse when Collins fired a rapid-fire brace in 4 minutes earlier than half-time, each occasions discovering area on the left facet of the realm for beat besieged caretaker Ben Garratt.

John Marquis positioned a header into the crossbar because the guests went in search of the fifth within the second half, however couldn’t inflict extra injury on Albion.

Report offered by PA Media.



Coaching 4-2-3-1

  • 1Garrat
  • 2Brayford
  • 5Hughes
  • 16ShaughnessyBooked at 1 minute
  • 37Hamer
  • 4Oshilaja
  • 12OnyangoChanged forAhmedto 62 ‘minutes
  • 11blacksmithBooked at 14 minutesChanged forDe Castroto 62 ‘minutes
  • 10Keillor-Dunn
  • 3Borthwick-JacksonChanged forButcherto 45 ‘minutesBooked at 64 minutes
  • 14AdeboyejoChanged forPowellto 63 ‘minutes


  • 6Butcher
  • 7Powell
  • 9Ahmed
  • 24Sinisalo
  • 25Gilligan
  • 31moult
  • 32De Castro

Bristol Rover

Coaching 4-4-2

  • 1Belshaw
  • 28Gibbons
  • 30Hoo
  • 2Connolly
  • 3GordonChanged forSaundersto 73 ‘minutes
  • 19Anderson
  • 6FinleyChanged forWhelanto 66 ‘minutesBooked at 72 minutes
  • 21EvansChanged forLawrenceto 89 ‘minutes
  • 10Collins
  • 9Marquis
  • 18MezzanineChanged forKilgourto 88 ‘minutes


  • 5Kilgour
  • 22Saunders
  • 25Whelan
  • 27Greenslade
  • 31Division
  • 34Lawrence
  • 44Jones

Ross Joyce


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