Andy Mangan rescued Tranmere from a home defeat to Boreham Wood by grabbing a last-gasp equaliser in a draw at Prenton Park.Mitch Duggan tested visiting goalkeeper Grant Smith early on, with James Norwood blasting over before the break, but the Wood – chasing four straight wins – took control in the second half.Scott Davies’ foul on Bruno Andrade allowed the Portuguese midfielder to score from the penalty spot in the 53rd minute and Angelo Balanta put Luke Garrard’s men well clear with a curler after 69 minutes.
Tranmere tightened their lines and began to grow in confidence heading into the final exchanges, with Andy Cook halving the deficit in the last 10 minutes thanks to a cross from Liam Ridehalgh.As full-time approached, Mangan was well placed to steer in a ball laid across the six-yard box.Match report supplied by the Press Association.Line-upsLive TextLine-upsTranmere1Davies3Ridehalgh4Sutton24HughesSubstituted forHarrisat 72’minutes6McEveley5McNultyBooked at 52mins15NorburnBooked at 77mins25Duggan10Norwood11JenningsSubstituted forManganat 67’minutes12AlabiSubstituted forCookat 57’minutesBooked at 75minsSubstitutes2Buxton8Harris9Cook19Mangan26PillingBoreham Wood1Smith2Smith3Woodards8Champion4Ricketts6Stephens7Shakes10Murtagh11Andrade15JeffersSubstituted forBensonat 81’minutes19BalantaSubstitutes5Wells9Benson12Johnson16Sach20KeitaReferee:Paul MarsdenLive TextPosted at Match ends, Tranmere Rovers 2, Boreham Wood 2.Full TimePosted at 90’+1′ Second Half ends, Tranmere Rovers 2, Boreham Wood 2.Goal!Posted at 90′ Goal! Tranmere Rovers 2, Boreham Wood 2. Andy Mangan (Tranmere Rovers).Goal!Posted at 82′ Goal! Tranmere Rovers 1, Boreham Wood 2. Andy Cook (Tranmere Rovers).SubstitutionPosted at 81′ Substitution, Boreham Wood. Paul Benson replaces Shaun Jeffers.BookingPosted at 77′ Oliver Norburn (Tranmere Rovers) is shown the yellow card.BookingPosted at 75′ Andy Cook (Tranmere Rovers) is shown the yellow card.SubstitutionPosted at 72′ Substitution, Tranmere Rovers. Jay Harris replaces Jeff Hughes.Goal!Posted at 68′ Goal! Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 2. Angelo Balanta (Boreham Wood).SubstitutionPosted at 67′ Substitution, Tranmere Rovers. Andy Mangan replaces Connor Jennings.SubstitutionPosted at 57′ Substitution, Tranmere Rovers. Andy Cook replaces James Alabi.Goal!Posted at 53′ Goal! Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 1. Bruno Andrade (Boreham Wood) converts the penalty with a.BookingPosted at 52′ Steve McNulty (Tranmere Rovers) is shown the yellow card.Second HalfPosted at Second Half begins Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 0.Half TimePosted at 45′ First Half ends, Tranmere Rovers 0, Boreham Wood 0.Kick OffPosted at First Half begins.Lineups are announced and players are warming up.goal
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