Nov 2, 2013 at 3pm UK at ​The Keepmoat Stadium
DoncasterDoncaster Rovers
1-3
BrightonBrighton & Hove Albion
Brown (75')
Khumalo (90')
FT(HT: 0-1)
Forster-Caskey (8'), Lita (85'), Lopez (90')
Forster-Caskey (33'), Andrews (45'), Calderon (74')

Half-Time Report: Jake Forster-Caskey strike gives Brighton lead

Half-Time Report: Brighton ahead at half time
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Jake Forster-Caskey scores a 35-yard screamer to give Brighton & Hove Albion a 1-0 half-time lead at Doncaster Rovers.

Nineteen-year-old Jake Forster-Caskey's 35-yard strike has given Brighton & Hove Albion a 1-0 half-time lead at Doncaster Rovers.

Doncaster were forced into a change before kickoff, as Rob Jones was injured in the warm-up and replaced by Luke McCullough.

The home side almost took a third-minute lead when Mark Duffy floated his free kick inches wide of the near post, but Brighton opened the scoring in the eighth minute when Forster-Caskey sent a thunderous 35-yard strike into the top corner.

Good chances continued to fall Doncaster's way, as David Cotterill bent an effort just wide before Yun Suk-Young was thwarted by good work from Tomasz Kuszczak.

At the other end, Stephen Ward sent a header wide of the far post when well-placed and Craig Conway forced Ross Turnbull into a good save.

Doncaster manager Paul Dickov prior to kick off against Wigan on August 20, 2013
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