Football

Rovers rock Us: Match Review

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Second-half goals from Jo Kuffour and Chris Lines dealt a blow to Colchester's promotion hopes as Bristol Rovers ran out 3-2 winners.

Rovers went ahead after 16 minutes through Dominic Blizzard's shot from 25 yards, but Colchester hit back five minutes later when John-Joe O'Toole's header deflected a Paul Ifil shot past Mikkel Andersen.

Kuffour forced the ball home from Lines' header after 67 minutes, and then provided the cross for Lines to make it 3-1 with an 80th-minute volley.

Colchester substitute Kayode Odejayi shot home from 12 yards with injury time approaching, and in a frantic finish Andersen saved well at the feet of Kevin Lisbie.

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Colchester United
Bristol Rovers
Football
Jo Kuffour
League One
Dominic Blizzard
Jo
Kayode Odejayi
John-Joe O'Toole
Chris Lines
Mikkel Andersen
Kevin Lisbie
Kevin Lisbie

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again