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Barnet 1-2 Exeter: Match Report

02 Oct 2012 22:31:31

Barnet 1-2 Exeter: Match Report

Barnet 1-2 Exeter: Match Report - view commentary, squad, and statistics of the game as it happened.


Cureton double stings Bees

Jamie Cureton took his goals tally for the season to nine as Exeter piled more misery on Barnet with a 2-1 win at Underhill.

Cureton notched a goal in each half as the Grecians bagged all three points after surviving a late scare as the bottom-of-the-table Bees threatened to bag a share of the spoils.

Jake Hyde was on the scoresheet for the home side in the 81st minute but it was not enough as the London club slumped to a seventh defeat in their last eight league outings.

Cureton opened the scoring 10 minutes before half-time when a flick-on from former Bees frontman John O'Flynn left him with time and space to pick his spot from close range.

And it was 2-0 after 67 minutes when Tommy Doherty picked out Cureton in the box - after more good work from O'Flynn - and the former Bristol Rovers striker made no mistake.

Hyde - fresh from notching against Fleetwood on Saturday - bagged a consolation nine minutes from time as the Bees threatened a grandstand finish but ultimately Exeter held on to bounce back from two consecutive defeats.


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