Exeter manager Matt Taylor admitted his side were far from their best but showed great character to extend their unbeaten run in Sky Bet League Two to nine games with a 2-0 win over Cambridge.
Macclesfield caretaker-boss Danny Whitaker hailed a “great victory” over Cambridge after stepping in to lead his local club on Saturday.
Samir Carruthers will be absent again when Cambridge host Mansfield on New Year’s Day.
Colin Calderwood was pleased to see Cambridge return to winning ways after two recent defeats.
Manager Ross Embleton spoke of his relief at seeing Leyton Orient secure their first win in eight league matches.
Colin Calderwood praised Cambridge’s win against Plymouth as the most satisfying of the season.
Carlisle caretaker manager Gavin Skelton has options available for the visit of Cambridge.
Exeter manager Matt Taylor was delighted to get through to the second round of the FA Cup as his side overcame Cambridge United 1-0 in a replay at St James Park.
Exeter boss Matt Taylor lauded his side’s performance until the closing seconds of their FA Cup draw at Cambridge.
Colin Calderwood admitted Cambridge were undeserving winners after Paul Lewis’ freakish goal secured a 2-1 victory over Crawley.
Colin Calderwood saw the positives in his side’s display despite Cambridge’s failure to break down Grimsby in their goalless draw.