Colchester United 1-0 Exeter City

(81′ mins): The introduction of their leading marksman, Theo Robinson, suggested a more direct approach from John McGreal’s side. However, when the U’s broke finally broke the deadlock, it was an unfamiliar source who provided it.

Bramall directed a free-kick from the right towards the near post – Ward, scrambling from no man’s land only serving to help the ball on its way into the net.

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