The Stats: Exeter beat Rovers – Jay scores twice


Exeter beat visiting Bristol Rovers on Saturday in the England League Two, winning 1-4 (0-4).

The hosting team Exeter started best and were already 1-0 up early in the game. After only 3 minutes Matt Jay netted.

The team increased the lead to 2-0 early in the match when Matt Jay made his mark as he scored yet again. This time he scored in the 15th minute.

Exeter also increased their lead to 3-0, as Timothee Dieng scored, in the 22nd minute.

The team increased the lead again, making it 4-0, just two minutes later as Harry Kite found the net.

In the 70th minute, Sam Finley scored, to reduce the score for Bristol Rovers. But Bristol Rovers ran out of steam. The 4-1 goal was the last goal of the game.

Bristol Rovers have had a poor start and have only three points from their first four games. Exeter claimed their first win.

The last outing between the teams ended in a 3-1 home win for Bristol Rovers in April 2016.

After this game in the England League Two, Exeter will take on Harrogate Town (away) on 2021-08-28, Forest Green (home) on 2021-09-04 and Scunthorpe (away) on 2021-09-11. Bristol Rovers play Barrow (away) on 2021-08-28, Crawley Town (home) on 2021-09-04 and Hartlepool (away) on 2021-09-11.