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Matt Taylor: Shrewsbury must be more ruthless

Matt Taylor says Shrewsbury Town need to take advantage of spells of dominance in games after their disappointing defeat at Forest Green Rovers.

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Matt Taylor the head coach of Shrewsbury Town (AMA)

The boss selected a strong XI for their first EFL Trophy game at The New Lawn - but they were beaten by their League Two opponents.

The game finished 3-0 on the night after goals from Dylan Kadji, Tyrese Omotoye and Matty Stevens - but the boss thinks the result was not a fair reflection of the game.

He said: "I think the scoreline probably paints a picture that does not replicate the game.

"But what I mean by that is that we have had 25 shots tonight, and we have hit the target 11 times.