Fleetwood 1-4 Wycombe: Chairboys take a major steps towards Wembley with thumping win in League One playoff semi-final first leg
- Wycombe won 4-1 at Fleetwood in the League One playoff semi-finals on Friday
- Nnamdi Ofoborh, David Wheeler and Alex Samuel found the net for the visitors
- Ched Evans equalised for Fleetwood from the spot before Alex Cairns’ own-goal
- The win gave Wycombe a commanding lead ahead of the return leg on Monday
Wycombe took a huge step towards the League One playoff final with a resounding 4-1 win in an action packed semi-final first leg at Fleetwood on Friday night.
Ched Evans needed just two minutes to cancel out Nnamdi Ofoborh’s second-minute opener for Wanderers before Alex Cairns’ own-goal but the visitors back in front in a dramatic opening.
Lewis Coyle’s dismissal after 33 minutes and David Wheeler’s goal on the stroke of half-time put Joey Barton’s side firmly on the back foot, and Alex Samuel compounded their misery 12 minutes after the break.
Third goalscorer Alex Samuel and Wycombe were in raptures as the prevailed 4-1 at Fleetwood