Brighton 1-0 Wycombe

05 September 2009 05:04
Striker Nicky Forster grabbed the only goal of the game 15 minutes from time to give Brighton their first victory of the season.Forster struck his third goal of the campaign from point-blank range after substitute Dean Cox set him up with an accurate cross. [LNB]The home side found it hard to get through Wycombe's resolute defence. [LNB]Brighton should have doubled their lead at the end but substitute Gary Hart missed an open goal. [LNB][LNB]Brighton manager Russell Slade told BBC Sussex:[LNB] [LNB][LNB] emp_load.getEmpEmbeddedParams("emp_8239979");"I'm really pleased to get that monkey off our back. They made life difficult, playing 4-5-1, and we had to work very hard. [LNB]"I think we were well worth it, we had our lions share of chances, 5 or 6, and I don't think Michelle had a proper save to make. [LNB]"If we'd have played today off the back of two wins we might have made life easier for ourselves, but we were a bit nervy at the end." [LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Saturday, 5 September 2009[LNB] League One[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Brighton 1 - 0 Wycombe R (HT 0 - 0) Forster 75 Brighton 01 Kuipers 02 Whing (Elphick 46) 06 El-Abd 12 Tunnicliffe 23 Virgo 18 Dicker 19 Davies (Cox 66) 20 Crofts 26 Bennett yellow card 09 Forster (Hart 84) 10 Dickinson yellow card Substitutes 22 Smith, 04 Elphick, 07 Cox, 08 Navarro, 15 Hart, 21 Thornhill, 25 Davies Wycombe 01 Shearer 03 Woodman 05 Duberry 06 Oliver 20 Mousinho 22 Moncur (Betsy 79) 07 Westlake (Pack 67) 15 Green (Pittman 67) 18 Phillips 09 Harrold 11 Zebroski Substitutes 12 Young, 04 Johnson, 23 Westwood, 24 Beavon, 28 Pack, 29 Betsy, 16 Pittman Ref: WardAtt: 5895bbc.fmtj.net.json.model.addModule({renderer: {src: "/js/app/sports_stats/football/football_team_list_renderer.js",id: "footballTeamListRenderer"},moduleObject: {id: "footballTeamListRenderer"},feedObject: {updatePeriod: 30, dataSource: "/sport/hi/english/static/football/statistics/matches/2009/09/05/team6795_v_team153/match_summary.json"}}); BRIGHTON WYCOMBE Possession Brighton 49% Wycombe 51% Shots on target Brighton 3 Wycombe 3 Shots off target Brighton 5 Wycombe 2 Corners Brighton 4 Wycombe 8 Fouls Brighton 8 Wycombe 13 bbc.fmtj.net.json.model.addModule({renderer: {src: "/js/app/sports_stats/football/football_match_stats_renderer.js",id: "footballMatchStatsRenderer"},moduleObject: {id: "matchStats_3149429"},feedObject: {updatePeriod: 30, dataSource: "/sport/hi/english/static/football/statistics/matches/2009/09/05/team6795_v_team153/match_summary.json"}});gloader.load(["glow", "1", "glow.dom", "glow.events", "glow.tweens"], {onLoad: function(glow){glow.ready(function() {//default state may be 'open' or 'closed'bbc.fmtj.apps.collapsible.init({'containers': [{'componentId': '#oPPM_teamList_matchStats_Wrapper','collapsedSize': 0,'collapseRate': '0.5','headerText': 'team line-ups and match stats','defaultState': 'closed'}]});});}}); Final Result Full Time 90:00+4:49 The final whistle goes and the game is over. 90:00+4:10 Outswinging corner taken by Matt Phillips, clearance by Adam El-Abd. 90:00+2:46 Indirect free kick taken by Craig Woodman. Marlon Pack takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Virgo. 90:00+2:46 Booking The referee cautions Michel Kuipers for time wasting. 90:00+1:14 Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Duberry on Adam El-Abd. Michel Kuipers takes the free kick. 90:00+0:30 Shot from inside the six-yard box by Gary Hart goes wide right of the goal. 87:05 Effort from outside the box by Dean Cox goes wide right of the target. 84:32 Elliott Bennett produces a cross. 83:15 Substitution (Brighton) makes a substitution, with Gary Hart coming on for Nicky Forster. 80:17 Foul by Liam Dickinson on Kevin Betsy, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Scott Shearer. 78:35 Substitution Kevin Betsy on for Thomas Moncur. 76:20 Free kick taken by Scott Shearer. 76:20 Booking Elliott Bennett is shown a yellow card for dissent. 76:15 Elliott Bennett is caught offside. 74:40 Assist on the goal came from Dean Cox. 74:40 GOAL - Nicky Forster:Brighton 1 - 0 Wycombe Nicky Forster gets on the score sheet with a goal from close in low into the middle of the goal. Brighton 1-0 Wycombe. 74:37 The ball is crossed by Dean Cox, 73:54 Unfair challenge on Tommy Elphick by Jon-Paul Pittman results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Michel Kuipers. 73:40 Elliott Bennett takes a shot. Scott Shearer makes a save. 72:55 Corner taken right-footed by Matt Phillips, save made by Michel Kuipers. 69:57 Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Matt Phillips, Michael Duberry takes a shot. Michel Kuipers makes a save. 69:06 Nicky Forster is caught offside. Scott Shearer takes the free kick. 67:12 Inswinging corner taken by Matt Phillips. 65:39 Substitution Ian Westlake leaves the field to be replaced by Marlon Pack. 65:39 Substitution (Wycombe) makes a substitution, with Jon-Paul Pittman coming on for Stuart Green. 65:39 Substitution Arron Davies leaves the field to be replaced by Dean Cox. 61:58 Unfair challenge on Michael Duberry by Liam Dickinson results in a free kick. Scott Shearer takes the direct free kick. 61:18 Matt Harrold concedes a free kick for a foul on Tommy Elphick. Michel Kuipers restarts play with the free kick. 61:08 Liam Dickinson is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Scott Shearer restarts play with the free kick. 60:22 Chris Zebroski handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Michel Kuipers takes the direct free kick. 58:39 Corner taken right-footed by Arron Davies, Michael Duberry manages to make a clearance. 55:57 Luke Oliver concedes a free kick for a foul on Liam Dickinson. Michel Kuipers takes the free kick. 55:28 Gary Dicker is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stuart Green. 54:48 Gary Dicker produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the target. 53:56 Outswinging corner taken by Elliott Bennett. 53:09 The official flags Chris Zebroski offside. Indirect free kick taken by Michel Kuipers. 50:37 Matt Phillips is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Adam Virgo. 47:56 Inswinging corner taken by Craig Woodman, Liam Dickinson makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Matt Phillips from the left by-line, Adam El-Abd makes a clearance. Corner taken right-footed by Matt Phillips from the left by-line, Unfair challenge on Adam Virgo by Luke Oliver results in a free kick. Michel Kuipers takes the direct free kick. 45:01 The match restarts for the second half. 45:01 Substitution Tommy Elphick replaces Andrew Whing. Half Time 45:00+2:49 The whistle is blown to end the first half. 43:13 Foul by Andrew Whing on Chris Zebroski, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Craig Woodman. Matt Phillips takes a shot. Andrew Crofts gets a block in. 42:14 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Tunnicliffe by Chris Zebroski. Michel Kuipers takes the direct free kick. 41:36 Corner from the right by-line taken by Elliott Bennett, save by Scott Shearer. 39:54 Adam Virgo fouled by Matt Harrold, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Michel Kuipers. 39:01 Effort from the edge of the box by Arron Davies goes wide of the right-hand upright. 35:33 Arron Davies takes a shot. Save made by Scott Shearer. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Arron Davies, Adam Virgo produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post. 34:37 A cross is delivered by Thomas Moncur, Close range header by Matt Phillips misses to the right of the goal. 34:04 The assistant referee flags for offside against Nicky Forster. Scott Shearer restarts play with the free kick. 32:51 Elliott Bennett is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Scott Shearer. 28:24 Michael Duberry fouled by Liam Dickinson, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Shearer takes the free kick. 27:27 Andrew Whing delivers the ball. 26:21 James Tunnicliffe fouled by Matt Harrold, the ref awards a free kick. Michel Kuipers takes the direct free kick. 25:45 Foul by Liam Dickinson on Thomas Moncur, free kick awarded. Scott Shearer takes the free kick. 23:29 Craig Woodman takes the inswinging corner, Matt Harrold gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Virgo. Michel Kuipers takes the direct free kick. 22:51 Stuart Green takes a shot. Michel Kuipers makes a save. 20:47 Stuart Green gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Liam Dickinson. Free kick crossed right-footed by Elliott Bennett, clearance by Matt Harrold. 19:13 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matt Harrold by Adam Virgo. Craig Woodman crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, clearance by Adam El-Abd. 17:00 Matt Harrold is penalised for a handball. Adam El-Abd takes the free kick. 14:10 The assistant referee signals for offside against Liam Dickinson. Scott Shearer restarts play with the free kick. 5:58 Craig Woodman takes the direct free kick. 5:58 Booking Liam Dickinson receives a yellow card. 5:33 Liam Dickinson challenges Thomas Moncur unfairly and gives away a free kick. 4:14 Free kick awarded for a foul by Ian Westlake on Gary Dicker. James Tunnicliffe takes the free kick. 3:01 Free kick awarded for a foul by Matt Harrold on James Tunnicliffe. Direct free kick taken by Michel Kuipers. 1:07 Liam Dickinson is caught offside. Free kick taken by Scott Shearer. 0:30 John Mousinho concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Whing. Adam Virgo takes the free kick. 0:15 Liam Dickinson challenges Luke Oliver unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Michael Duberry. 0:00 The referee starts the match. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]bbc.fmtj.net.json.model.addModule({renderer: {src: "/js/app/sports_stats/football/football_match_live_text_renderer.js",id: "footballMatchLiveTextRenderer"},moduleObject: {id: "matchLiveText_3149429"},feedObject: {updatePeriod: 30, dataSource: "/sport/hi/english/static/football/statistics/matches/2009/09/05/team6795_v_team153/commentary.json"}});

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