First up, Paul Hayes raced at goal from inside the Pools half, beating Peter Hartley for
pace, and after his first shot was saved he knocked in the rebound.
Six minutes later, fellow Charlton loanee Gary Doherty held off Sam Collins to head in the
second from a corner.
Number three arrived on half-time as Evan Horwood and Scott Flinders failed to deal with a
long ball and Grant Basey knocked into an empty net after a defensive mix-up.
Neale Cooper was raging at half-time, but ten minutes after the break three became four.
Flinders clearance was blocked by Hayes, Basey fed him the loose ball and the striker netted his second. Pools protested against Hayes’
interference with Flinders and for an offside against the striker, but to no avail.
And Basey made it an embarrassing five. He robbed Neil Austin too easily, moved into space
and bounced a low shot past Flinders.
The result means the Chairboys have done the double over Pools this season - scoring eight times and conceding only a
WYCOMBE WANDERERS: Bull; McCoy, Basey, Laing, Doherty; Hackett, Lewis, Eastmond (Bloomfield 86), McNamee; Hayes (Strevens 86) Beavon
(McClure 88). Subs: Foster, Ainsworth.
UNITED: Flinders; Austin, Collins, Hartley, Horwood; Sweeney, Murray (Baldwin 61), Haslam (Boyd 46); Brown (Nish 67), James, Monkhouse. Subs: Rafferty (gk), Humphreys.