Peterborough United v. Fleetwood Town IN PHOTOS

Peterborough United slipped to a 3-1 home defeat to Fleetwood Town on the opening day of the season yesterday (Saturday, August 3).

Sunday, 4th August 2019, 7:58 am
Danny Andrew celebrates scoring the third Fleetwood goal at Posh. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.

Ivan Toney’s second-half volley was not enough for Posh, who conceded early goals to Harry Souttar and Josh Morris, before Danny Andrew’s late free-kick sealed the win for the Cod Army. Below is the best of the match action captured by Peterborough United photographer Joe Dent.

Harry Souttar heads Fleetwood in front at Posh in the fourth minute. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Posh boss Darren Ferguson watches from the sidelines as his side are beaten by Fleetwood at the Weston Homes Stadium. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.

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Siriki Dembele on the ball for Posh against Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Ivan Toney scores for Posh against Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Marcus Maddison in action for Posh against Danny Andrew of Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Mo Eisa is crestfallen after another Posh pass goes stray in the defeat by Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Posh star George Boyd;s frustration is obvious during defeat at the hands of Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Alex Woodyard in action for Posh against Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Posh goalkeeper Christy Pym is beaten by Danny Andrew's late free kick during the 3-1 defeat at home to Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Posh boss Darren Ferguson watches his side lose to Fleetwood. Photo: Joe Dent/theposh.com.
Siriki Dembele of Peterborough United in action with Jordan Rossiter of Fleetwood Town - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Harry Souttar of Fleetwood Town heads in his sides opening goal - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Ivan Toney of Peterborough United celebrates scoring his goal - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Ivan Toney of Peterborough United in action against Fleetwood Town - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Siriki Dembele of Peterborough United takes a shot at goal whilst under pressure from Lewis Coyle of Fleetwood Town - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Siriki Dembele of Peterborough United takes on Paul Coutts and Jordan Rossiter of Fleetwood Town - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Siriki Dembele of Peterborough United tackles Jordan Rossiter of Fleetwood Town - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Alex Woodyard of Peterborough United battles for the ball with Josh Morris of Fleetwood Town - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
George Boyd of Peterborough United in action with Jordan Rossiter of Fleetwood Town - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Match referee Robert Lewis stops his watch as a Fleetwood Town player lays injured on the floor - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Christy Pym of Peterborough United cant prevent Danny Andrew of Fleetwood Town (not in picture) from scoring his sides third goal of the game - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Danny Andrew of Fleetwood Town celebrates scoring his sides third goal of the game - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One
Danny Andrew of Fleetwood Town celebrates scoring his sides third goal of the game - Mandatory by-line: Joe Dent/JMP - 03/08/2019 - FOOTBALL - Weston Homes Stadium - Peterborough, England - Peterborough United v Fleetwood Town - Sky Bet League One