Swindon 2 Bristol Rovers 1

By Tim
Last updated : 12 October 2010

Swindon came closest early on when a David Ball's header hit the crossbar, then minutes later a 20 yard shot from Bristol Rovers hit the post.

Morrison gave Swindon the lead just before half time, when he was able to score from close range to make it 1-0 after a cross from Rose.

Pericard then made it 2-0 on 57 minutes with a well taken header.

Swindon came close to getting a third goal, before in injury time David Lucas fouled Hoskins just inside the box, and a penalty was awarded. Hughes scored from the spot sending Lucas the wrong way to make it 2-1.

Overall a good game from Swindon. This win moves Swindon back up itnto 14th place.

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