James Tilley, Ali Al Hamadi, Connor Lemonheigh-Evans, Josh Davison and Robert Street kept the day interesting with their respective scores.
Coming off a 4-1 loss against Morecambe FC, AFC Wimbledon defeated Cheltenham Town FC 5-1 at Plough Lane on 04 November, 2023.
AFC Wimbledon and Cheltenham Town FC clashed in a thrilling encounter at Plough Lane on 04 November, 2023. After an even, contested opening, Ali Al Hamadi opened the scoring for the home side with a goal in the 23rd minute, assisted by Omar Bugiel. AFC Wimbledon built on this lead in the second half, with James Tilley, Josh Davison and Connor Lemonheigh-Evans all finding the back of net within the space of five minutes. Robert Street managed to get Cheltenham Town FC on the scoreboard in the 76th minute, but it was too little too late. Both Armani Little of AFC Wimbledon and Curtis Thompson of Cheltenham Town FC were yellow-carded for fouls in the 59th minute. In the end, AFC Wimbledon were the triumphant side, winning the game 5-1.
Next up, AFC Wimbledon will face off against Crystal Palace FC U21 on 07 November, 2023 at Plough Lane.
Next up, Cheltenham Town FC will face off against West Ham United FC U21 at Jonny-Rocks Stadium.