Wed. Nov 30th, 2022

Exeter staged a rousing late comeback to assert a slender 3-2 League One victory over Peterborough at St James Park with Jevani Brown haunting his former membership with an injury-time winner.

Exeter began effectively and Archie Collins compelled an excellent save from Lucas Bergstrom after 28 minutes, however from Brown’s ensuing nook, Tim Dieng rose highest to look the ball into the online and provides Exeter the lead.

Peterborough missed an excellent probability to equalise when Jonson Clarke-Harris headed huge when unmarked six yards from objective, however he made no mistake moments later when Collins misplaced the ball as he fired the ball throughout objective and into the nook from 18 yards, 5 minutes earlier than half-time.

Posh began effectively after the break with Ricky Jade-Jones twice going shut and Clarke-Harris compelled Jamal Blackman into one other good cease, however the objective the away aspect deserved got here with eight minutes remaining as Ephron Mason-Clark smashed in a high quality volley on the far publish from Ben Thompson’s deep cross.

Nevertheless, Exeter hit straight again when Jake Caprice’s cross was headed down by Josh Key and substitute Sam Nombe slammed the ball residence from shut vary.

Then, within the first minute of stoppage time, Jay Stansfield despatched Brown racing clear and he curled residence a beautiful strike from 20 yards to finish a shocking comeback.

Match report equipped by PA Media.

Line-ups

Exeter

Formation 3-4-1-2

18Blackman

12Key26Sweeney5Hartridge

2Caprice8Collins14Dieng3Sparkes

20Brown

7Jay9Stansfield

18Blackman12Key26Sweeney5Hartridge2Caprice8Collins14DiengBooked at 55mins3SparkesBooked at 65minsSubstituted forKiteat 83’minutes20BrownBooked at 90minsSubstituted forGroundsat 90+5’minutes7JaySubstituted forNombeat 63’minutes9StansfieldSubstitutes6Harper10Nombe15Chauke16Kite22Lee27Grounds49BeardmorePeterborough

Formation 3-5-2

1Bergström

4Edwards2Watts3Butler

24Thompson8Taylor7Fuchs16Burrows17Jones

10Mason-Clark9Clarke-Harris

1Bergström4Edwards2Watts3Butler24ThompsonSubstituted forTaylorat 90+3’minutes8Taylor7Fuchs16Burrows17JonesSubstituted forAjiboyeat 73’minutes10Mason-ClarkSubstituted forMarriottat 83’minutes9Clarke-HarrisSubstitutes14Marriott19Ajiboye20Fernandez22Kyprianou27Taylor28Blackmore29Mensah

Referee:Tom Reeves

Attendance:6,489

Dwell Textual content

Match ends, Exeter Metropolis 3, Peterborough United 2.

Second Half ends, Exeter Metropolis 3, Peterborough United 2.

Foul by Jack Marriott (Peterborough United).

Pierce Sweeney (Exeter Metropolis) wins a free kick within the defensive half.

Substitution, Exeter Metropolis. Jonathan Grounds replaces Jevani Brown.

Foul by Joseph Taylor (Peterborough United).

Pierce Sweeney (Exeter Metropolis) wins a free kick within the defensive half.

Substitution, Peterborough United. Joseph Taylor replaces Ben Thompson.

Jevani Brown (Exeter Metropolis) is proven the yellow card for extreme celebration.

Aim! Exeter Metropolis 3, Peterborough United 2. Jevani Brown (Exeter Metropolis) left footed shot from outdoors the field to the highest left nook. Assisted by Jay Stansfield.

Aim! Exeter Metropolis 2, Peterborough United 2. Sam Nombe (Exeter Metropolis) left footed shot from very shut vary to the centre of the objective.

Try missed. Sam Nombe (Exeter Metropolis) proper footed shot from very shut vary is shut, however misses to the precise. Assisted by Joshua Key with a headed cross.

Substitution, Exeter Metropolis. Harry Kite replaces Jack Sparkes due to an harm.

Substitution, Peterborough United. Jack Marriott replaces Ephron Mason-Clark.

Aim! Exeter Metropolis 1, Peterborough United 2. Ephron Mason-Clark (Peterborough United) proper footed shot from the centre of the field to the underside left nook. Assisted by Ben Thompson with a cross.

Try blocked. Ephron Mason-Clark (Peterborough United) proper footed shot from the left aspect of the field is blocked. Assisted by Jack Taylor.

Jonson Clarke-Harris (Peterborough United) wins a free kick within the defensive half.

Foul by Joshua Key (Exeter Metropolis).

Nook, Exeter Metropolis. Conceded by Kelland Watts.

Substitution, Peterborough United. David Ajiboye replaces Ricky-Jade Jones.

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