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8 December 2018 : Yeovil 1 Forest Green 2 : Match Statistics
Yeovil Town threw away three points this afternoon, as a goal advantage and a man advantage somehow turned into an injury time defeat. When Rhys Browne struck a superb solo goal in the 56th minute, and Paul Digby's crude stamp earned him a red card for Forest Green Rovers twenty minutes later, the Glovers seemed to be on their way to their second home win of the season. But their Gloucestershire opponents ended the final 15 minutes in the ascendancy, and equalised 92 minutes into the match when old boy Reuben Reid slotted home. Incredibly that wasn't the end of it, as George Williams struck a 94th minute goal to win the match for Rovers despite them having ten men on the field - a result that pushes Yeovil down to 20th place in their fourth straight defeat.

Full report to follow later ....

Link: 2018-19 Latest League Two Table.

Final Score: Yeovil Town 1 Forest Green Rovers 2.

Scorers: Rhys Browne (1-0, 56 mins), Reuben Reid (1-1, 90+2 mins), George Williams (1-2, 90+4 mins)

Yeovil Town:
1. Stuart Nelson
29. Enes Mahmutovic 2. Adel Gafaiti 4. Gary Warren (Capt) 23. Tom James
11. Jordan Green 20. Sessi D'Almeida 30. Alefe Santos 21. Wes McDonald
18. Yoann Arquin 24. Olufela Olomola

Substitutes:
31. Tommy Scott (GK) 3. Carl Dickinson 7. Rhys Browne (46 mins for Wes McDonald) 10. Jake Gray (73 mins for Olufela Olomola) 13. Francois Zoko (87 mins for Yoann Arquin) 15. Gabriel Rogers 27. Shaun Donnellan

Forest Green Rovers:
1 Robert Sanchez
2 Liam Shephard (Capt) 6 Farrend Rawson 19 Nathan McGinley 23 Joseph Mills
4 Lloyd James 7 Carl Winchester 20 Paul Digby
8 Dayle Grubb 26 Reuben Reid 10 Reece Brown

Substitutes:
5 Lee Collins 11 George C Williams (74 mins for Dayle Grubb) 13 James Montgomery 16 Gavin Gunning 18 Theo Archibald (79 mins for Joseph Mills) 21 Matt Worthington 22 Ben Morris (64 mins for Reece Brown)

Yeovil Bookings: Gary Warren (foul, 44 mins), Enes Mahmoutovic (foul, 55 mins), Olufela Olomola (blocking free kick, 69 mins), Sessi D'Almeida (foul, 86 mins)

Forest Green Rovers Bookings: Lloyd James (foul, 66 mins), Theo Archibald (foul, 90 mins). Red Card: Paul Digby (violent conduct, 76 mins)

Yeovil Match Statistics: Possession: 36%; Shots: 7; Shots On Target: 4; Corners: 3; Fouls: 14.

Port Vale Match Statistics: Possession: 64%; Shots: 7; Shots On Target: 6; Corners: 3; Fouls: 11.

Referee: Michael Salisbury (Lancashire). Assistants: Samuel Ogles (Hampshire) and Conor Farrell (Hampshire). Fourth Official: Kevin Howick (Oxfordshire).

Attendance: 2,529 (with 217 Forest Green Rovers supporters).


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