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Craig Curran receives a caution.
Shot from 18 yards from Craig Curran. Blocked by John Mousinho. Jon-Paul McGovern takes a short corner.
Craig Curran is caught offside. Chris Day takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Francois Zoko by Lawrie Wilson. Peter Murphy restarts play with the free kick.
Tom Taiwo challenges Stacy Long unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Stacy Long.
Unfair challenge on Craig Curran by Michael Bostwick results in a free kick. James Tavernier takes the direct free kick.
Shot by James Berrett from a long way out goes over the target.
The ball is delivered by Jon-Paul McGovern.
Tom Taiwo comes on in place of Liam Noble.
Lawrie Wilson takes a shot. Blocked by Matthew Robson. Corner taken right-footed by John Mousinho from the right by-line, Effort on goal by Craig Reid from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.
The ball is swung over by Ronnie Henry.
The referee blows for offside. Direct free kick taken by Scott Laird.
Matthew Robson produces a cross.
James Tavernier produces a cross.
Liam Noble challenges Michael Bostwick unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ronnie Henry takes the direct free kick. Caution for Liam Noble.
Effort from deep inside the area by Craig Curran misses to the right of the goal.
Corner from the right by-line taken by John Mousinho, Michael Bostwick takes a shot. Save by Adam Collin.
Stacy Long on for Phil Edwards. Craig Curran on for Rory Loy.
Corner taken by James Berrett, Peter Murphy takes a shot. Save by Chris Day.
The ball is sent over by Phil Edwards.
Francois Zoko produces a drilled right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.
Craig Reid takes a shot. Save by Adam Collin.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Francois Zoko. Free kick taken by Scott Laird.
James Berrett takes a shot. Save made by Chris Day.
Effort on goal by Guy Madjo from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.
The ball is delivered by Scott Laird.
A cross is delivered by Lawrie Wilson.
A cross is delivered by James Tavernier.
Corner taken right-footed by James Berrett from the right by-line, clearance by John Mousinho. Corner taken by James Berrett, Michael Bostwick makes a clearance.
Robin Shroot challenges Rory Loy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Lubomir Michalik. Danny Livesey leaves the field to be replaced by Jon-Paul McGovern.
The ball is crossed by James Berrett.
Corner from the right by-line taken by John Mousinho, clearance by Peter Murphy.
The ball is crossed by Scott Laird.
John Mousinho concedes a free kick for a foul on James Berrett. Lubomir Michalik takes the free kick.
Robin Shroot on for Jon Ashton.
James Berrett delivers the ball, Shot on goal by Rory Loy from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Scott Laird gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Francois Zoko. Free kick taken by James Berrett.
Matthew Robson crosses the ball, Rory Loy has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the goal.
Foul by Paul Thirlwell on Phil Edwards, free kick awarded. Corner from left by-line taken by John Mousinho.
Unfair challenge on Craig Reid by Liam Noble results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Laird.
James Tavernier fouled by Jennison Myrie-Williams, the ref awards a free kick. James Berrett crosses the ball in from the free kick.
(Stevenage) makes a substitution, with Guy Madjo coming on for Jennison Myrie-Williams.
Lawrie Wilson sends in a cross, Paul Thirlwell manages to make a clearance.
The offside flag is raised against Francois Zoko. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Day.
The official flags Rory Loy offside. Jon Ashton takes the free kick.
Lawrie Wilson delivers the ball, clearance made by Danny Livesey.
Francois Zoko is penalised for a handball. Scott Laird takes the direct free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Craig Reid. Direct free kick taken by Adam Collin.
Scott Laird challenges Francois Zoko unfairly and gives away a free kick. Lubomir Michalik restarts play with the free kick.
Centre by Francois Zoko, save made by Chris Day.
John Mousinho takes a shot. Save by Adam Collin.
The ball is sent over by Ronnie Henry, Adam Collin makes a save.
Effort from the edge of the area by Paul Thirlwell goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Francois Zoko fouled by Ronnie Henry, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by James Tavernier.
Liam Noble has an effort at goal from 18 yards. Chris Day makes a save. Corner taken right-footed by James Berrett, clearance made by Jon Ashton. A goal is scored by Peter Murphy from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Carlisle 1-0 Stevenage.Assist on the goal came from Danny Livesey.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Thirlwell by Jennison Myrie-Williams. James Berrett takes the free kick.
Foul by Lubomir Michalik on Michael Bostwick, free kick awarded. John Mousinho takes the free kick.
Shot by Liam Noble from just outside the area goes over the net.
The ball is swung over by James Berrett, clearance made by Jennison Myrie-Williams. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by James Berrett from the right by-line, clearance by Jon Ashton.
The referee blows for offside against Rory Loy. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Day.
The ball is delivered by Liam Noble.
Jennison Myrie-Williams produces a cross, Adam Collin makes a save.
Matthew Robson concedes a free kick for a foul on Lawrie Wilson. Scott Laird takes the direct free kick. Matthew Robson goes into the book.
Matthew Robson sends in a cross, clearance made by John Mousinho.
Craig Reid is penalised for a handball. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Collin.
The ball is sent over by Jennison Myrie-Williams, Danny Livesey manages to make a clearance. James Berrett challenges Mark Roberts unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John Mousinho.
The referee blows for offside against Francois Zoko. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Day.
Cumbrians wait on Miller
Carlisle's leading goalscorer Lee Miller is doubtful for the home clash with Stevenage due to a groin injury.
The Scot was forced out of last week's 4-1 defeat at Chesterfield after scoring his fifth goal in six appearances for the Cumbrians since arriving from Middlesbrough in August.
Craig Curran replaced Miller on Saturday and will be in contention to retain his place should the latter fail to make it.
Carlisle have lost five of their last six games in total and three of their last four league matches, in which they have conceded 10 goals, and manager Greg Abbott may opt to make changes.
Midfielder Tom Taiwo has been an unused substitute in the last two games but could win a recall, while defenders Danny Livesey and Stephen O'Halloran provide Abbott with extra options at the back.
Stevenage will hope to have John Mousinho back.
Midfielder Mousinho missed the 2-0 home defeat to Notts County last weekend after a hamstring injury forced him off early in the second half of the previous game - a 5-1 victory over Sheffield Wednesday at the Lamex Stadium.
His progress is being monitored and manager Graham Westley will make a late decision over his inclusion.
Alan Julian, Phil Edwards, Chris Beardsley, Byron Harrison and Josh Walker - all on the bench against County - were part of a strong reserve-team line-up that drew with Oxford this week.
The quintet, along with Robin Shroot and Guy Madjo, will hope to force their way into Westley's plans.
Murphy sinks Stevanage again
Peter Murphy came back to haunt Stevenage as his first-half header clinched Carlisle a hard-fought 1-0 win.
The last time the two sides met was in the 2005 Conference play-off final when Murphy again scored the only goal of the game to put Carlisle back in the Football League.
After losing three of their first four home games it was a determined Carlisle side who should have made victory much safer in the second half but for misses by Francois Zoko and substitute Jon-Paul McGovern.
The stalemate was broken in the 27th minute when Murphy stole forward to get on the end of a floated cross from Danny Livesey and from an unmarked position on the left-half edge of the six-yard box he directed a low header across goalkeeper Chris Day and into the far corner.
Stevenage had a better spell after the break and substitute Guy Majo tricked his way in to the six-yard box only to fail to find his man with the pull-back.
Zoko missed a great chance to make it safe for Carlisle in the 73rd minute when he latched on to Day's poor clearance. The striker raced 40 yards only to drive his shot into the side netting with just the goalkeeper to beat.
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