QPR 0 – 3 Luton
Carlton Morris scored two times as Luton gained 3-0 at QPR, who slumped to their fourth immediately house defeat.
Striker Morris opened the scoring after 10 mins and struck once more 80 seconds into the second one part, taking his tally for the season to ten.
Alfie Doughty’s good strike with 9 mins closing sealed a 2d successive win for brand spanking new supervisor Rob Edwards in his 3rd fit since taking on as supervisor.
The sport was once additionally new QPR boss Neil Critchley’s 3rd on the helm, and their first loss since his appointment once more uncovered the shortcomings that have been glaring when shedding 4 video games in a row previous to his succeeding Mick Beale at Loftus Street.
The out-of-form Chris Willock was once named at the bench by way of Critchley and Rangers struggled to create straight forward probabilities.
Morris was once an issue for them on the different finish, seeing an acrobatic effort stored by way of goalkeeper Seny Dieng in a while prior to giving the guests the lead.
Doughty discovered house at the correct and dribbled around the fringe of the realm against Morris, who fired throughout the legs of Rangers’ on-loan Manchester United full-back Ethan Laird and into the some distance nook of the online.
Ilias Chair, again within the beginning line-up following his involvement with Morocco on the Global Cup, produced Rangers’ stand-out second of the primary part when he skilfully avoided 3 demanding situations prior to his shot was once stored by way of Ethan Horvath.
However that was once an extraordinary second of high quality from Rangers, who discovered themselves two down quickly after the period.
James Bree swung in a free-kick from the left and Kenneth Paal, in seeking to clean, inadvertently flicked the ball on and Morris added the decisive contact on the some distance publish.
QPR nearly pulled a purpose again when Tyler Roberts headed Paal’s right-wing free-kick towards the highest of the bar and later delivered a go to Lyndon Dykes, who may best hook the ball agonisingly vast of the objective from shut vary.
Critchley sooner or later introduced on Willock – for crowd favorite Chair, a substitution which added to the house fanatics’ rising frustration – however any Rangers hopes of a comeback have been emphatically overwhelmed by way of Doughty’s first Luton purpose.
Doughty darted in from the left, exchanged passes with Morris and despatched an unstoppable pressure past Dieng from close to the brink of the realm.