John Marquis, Luke Thomas, Jevani Brown, Antony Evans, Aaron Collins, Harvey Vale, Junior Mondal and Connor Simpson kept the day interesting with their respective scores.
Coming off a 2-1 victory against Northampton Town FC, Bristol Rovers FC defeated Whitby Town FC 7-2 at Memorial Stadium on 04 November, 2023.
At Memorial Stadium, Bristol Rovers FC sailed to victory with a commanding 7-2 win against Whitby Town FC. The home team stormed to a 4-1 lead by halftime whistle, having scored a goal each from John Marquis, Luke Thomas and Jevani Brown, with an Antony Evans penalty on the 40th minute. In the first half, Harrison Beeden of Whitby Town FC was given a yellow card for a foul.
After the interval, Connor Simpson opened the score for Whitby Town FC in the 59th minute, but a set of turnovers resulted in the own goal of Harrison Beeden. Harvey Vale and Aaron Collins sealed the win for Bristol Rovers FC with goals in the 70th and 77th minutes respectively — both assisted by Lamar Bogarde. The subsequent fouls landed Connor Simpson and Jacob Gratton of Whitby Town FC, both yellow cards for foul play.
Next up, Bristol Rovers FC will face off against Reading FC on 07 November, 2023 at Select Car Leasing Stadium.
Next up, Whitby Town FC will face off against Hyde United FC at Ewen Fields.