Rochdale held on to beat Accrington despite playing 45 minutes with 10-men.

Matty Lund smashed the ball home to put Dale in front after Michael Rose's fierce strike cannoned off the crossbar and forward Scott Hogan doubled the advantage with a free header.

Stanley pulled one back through Kayode Odejayi's looping shot before George Donnelly saw red in first-half injury time for a challenge on Nicky Hunt.

Odejayi, Peter Murphy and Luke Joyce almost equalised, but Dale hung on.

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Saturday, 21 September 2013

League Two

Home Team Score Away Team Time
Accrington 1-2 Rochdale FT
(HT 1-2)
  • Odejayi 24
  • Lund 7
  • Hogan 13

Accrington Stanley

  • 26 Bettinelli
  • 05 Aldred
  • 06 Winnard
  • 16 Hunt
  • 27 Naylor yellow card (Gray 77)
  • 02 Murphy
  • 04 Joyce (Richardson 86)
  • 11 Naismith
  • 23 Mahoney (Hatfield 86)
  • 07 McCartan yellow card
  • 24 Odejayi

Substitutes

  • 22 Dawber,
  • 25 Atkinson,
  • 08 Richardson,
  • 10 Hatfield,
  • 12 Miller,
  • 15 Mingoia,
  • 17 Gray

Rochdale

  • 01 Lillis
  • 03 Bennett yellow card
  • 06 Lancashire
  • 22 O'Connell
  • 25 Rose
  • 07 Vincenti (Cummins 68)
  • 12 Lund
  • 38 Dicker
  • 40 Henderson
  • 09 Donnelly red card
  • 11 Hogan (Done 79)

Substitutes

  • 21 Thomson,
  • 02 Rafferty,
  • 05 Eastham,
  • 14 Hery,
  • 16 Done,
  • 29 Cummins,
  • 39 Bunny
Ref: BrownAtt: 2,180
ACCRINGTON
ROCHDALE

Possession

  • Accrington 49%
  • Rochdale 51%

Attempts on target

  • Accrington 4
  • Rochdale 4

Attempts off target

  • Accrington 9
  • Rochdale 4

Corners

  • Accrington 10
  • Rochdale 2

Fouls

  • Accrington 12
  • Rochdale 9
  • Final Result
  • Full Time
  • 90:00+3:49 The referee blows the whistle to end the game.
  • 90:00+3:41 Header by Kayode Odejayi goes to the left of the goal.
  • 90:00+3:31 Corner taken by Kal Naismith.
  • 90:00+2:50 Clearance made by Jack O'Connell.
  • 90:00+2:46 Dean Winnard produces a cross.
  • 90:00+2:29 Free kick crossed by Marcus Bettinelli.
  • 90:00+2:25 Graham Cummins is ruled offside.
  • 90:00+2:15 Michael Rose takes the free kick.
  • 90:00+1:55 Unfair challenge on Michael Rose by Kal Naismith results in a free kick.
  • 90:00+1:41 Josh Lillis manages to make a clearance.
  • 90:00+1:37 Corner taken by Will Hatfield.
  • 88:52 Michael Rose takes the free kick.
  • 88:25 Free kick awarded for a foul by Dean Winnard on Ian Henderson.
  • 85:36 Substitution Connor Mahoney leaves the field to be replaced by Will Hatfield.
  • 85:20 Substitution Luke Joyce goes off and Michael Richardson comes on.
  • 84:18 The ball is crossed by Matt Done.
  • 83:53 Josh Lillis manages to make a clearance.
  • 83:50 Corner taken by Connor Mahoney from the right by-line.
  • 83:37 Connor Mahoney produces a cross.
  • 80:42 Luke Joyce takes a shot. Blocked by Oliver Lancashire.
  • 80:26 Shay McCartan takes a shot. Josh Lillis parries the ball but the danger is not over.
  • 78:17 Substitution Matt Done joins the action as a substitute, replacing Scott Hogan.
  • 77:20 Marcus Bettinelli restarts play with the free kick.
  • 76:53 Substitution James Gray replaces Lee Naylor.
  • 76:33 Unfair challenge on Shay McCartan by Ian Henderson results in a free kick.
  • 73:34 Dean Winnard manages to make a clearance.
  • 73:31 Ian Henderson sends in a cross.
  • 72:39 Header at goal by Shay McCartan to the left of the net.
  • 72:29 Corner taken by Lee Naylor from the right by-line.
  • 69:21 Kal Naismith takes a shot and missed to the right of the target.
  • 69:01 Marcus Bettinelli takes the free kick.
  • 68:51 The assistant referee flags for offside against Ian Henderson.
  • 67:36 Substitution Peter Vincenti leaves the field to be replaced by Graham Cummins.
  • 66:21 Clearance made by Josh Lillis.
  • 66:11 Corner taken by Lee Naylor from the right by-line.
  • 65:47 A cross is delivered by Lee Naylor.
  • 65:27 Clearance made by Josh Lillis.
  • 65:24 Corner from the left by-line taken by Lee Naylor.
  • 65:06 Connor Mahoney delivers the ball.
  • 63:29 Shot by Shay McCartan missed to the left of goal.
  • 62:44 Josh Lillis restarts play with the free kick.
  • 62:31 The referee blows for offside.
  • 57:20 Nicky Hunt restarts play with the free kick.
  • 57:13 Ian Henderson challenges Connor Mahoney unfairly and gives away a free kick.
  • 56:16 Header by Kayode Odejayi misses left.
  • 56:07 The ball is sent over by Lee Naylor.
  • 56:00 Josh Lillis manages to make a clearance.
  • 55:57 A cross is delivered by Peter Murphy.
  • 55:45 Free kick taken by Lee Naylor.
  • 55:33 Matthew Lund challenges Shay McCartan unfairly and gives away a free kick.
  • 54:45 Free kick taken by Gary Dicker.
  • 54:20 Booking
  • 54:20 Lee Naylor goes into the book for unsporting behaviour.
  • 53:39 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Hogan by Lee Naylor.
  • 51:02 The ball is crossed by Rhys Bennett.
  • 50:17 Oliver Lancashire takes the free kick.
  • 49:50 Free kick awarded for a foul by Kal Naismith on Peter Vincenti.
  • 48:40 Rhys Bennett restarts play with the free kick.
  • 48:24 Unfair challenge on Rhys Bennett by Kayode Odejayi results in a free kick.
  • 46:49 Header at goal by Matthew Lund goes right of the post.
  • 46:25 Corner from the left by-line taken by Michael Rose.
  • 45:01 The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.
  • Half Time
  • 45:00+3:55 It is the end of the first-half.
  • 45:00+3:30 Sent off
  • 45:00+3:30 George Donnelly sent off.
  • 45:00+3:09 George Donnelly gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nicky Hunt.
  • 45:00+0:33 Shot by Ian Henderson. Marcus Bettinelli catches the ball.
  • 45:00+0:26 Dean Winnard manages to make a clearance.
  • 45:00+0:21 A cross is delivered by Michael Rose.
  • 44:36 Connor Mahoney takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand post.
  • 44:26 Corner from the right by-line taken by Lee Naylor.
  • 43:50 Lee Naylor crosses the ball in from the free kick.
  • 43:17 Peter Murphy fouled by Peter Vincenti, the ref awards a free kick.
  • 41:57 Connor Mahoney has an effort at goal. Blocked by Jack O'Connell.
  • 41:46 Marcus Bettinelli takes the free kick.
  • 41:35 Lee Naylor fouled by Peter Vincenti, the ref awards a free kick.
  • 41:15 Shot by Peter Murphy. Josh Lillis safely holds on.
  • 40:41 Josh Lillis takes the free kick.
  • 40:36 Shay McCartan is given a yellow card.
  • 40:36 Booking
  • 39:38 The ball is crossed by Kal Naismith.
  • 38:44 Ian Henderson takes a shot and went wide right of the net.
  • 37:55 Josh Lillis takes the free kick.
  • 37:50 Jack O'Connell fouled by Connor Mahoney, the ref awards a free kick.
  • 37:35 Clearance made by Oliver Lancashire.
  • 37:03 Lee Naylor crosses the ball in from the free kick.
  • 36:35 Rhys Bennett is cautioned.
  • 36:35 Booking
  • 36:03 Rhys Bennett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kal Naismith.
  • 35:31 Free kick taken by Oliver Lancashire.
  • 35:14 Unfair challenge on Peter Vincenti by Lee Naylor results in a free kick.
  • 33:58 Kal Naismith takes the free kick.
  • 33:49 Rhys Bennett challenges Kal Naismith unfairly and gives away a free kick.
  • 32:50 Shot by George Donnelly. Marcus Bettinelli catches the ball.
  • 32:13 The ball is delivered by Kal Naismith.
  • 31:06 Shot by Shay McCartan.
  • 29:12 Gary Dicker restarts play with the free kick.
  • 28:57 Scott Hogan fouled by Dean Winnard, the ref awards a free kick.
  • 27:14 Connor Mahoney takes a shot and missed to the right of the goal.
  • 23:02 Shay McCartan provided the assist for the goal.
  • 23:02 GOAL - Kayode OdejayiAccrington Stanley 1 - 2 Rochdale Kayode Odejayi scores with a right foot finish. Accrington Stanley 1-2 Rochdale.
  • 22:47 Marcus Bettinelli takes the free kick.
  • 22:26 Foul by Scott Hogan on Tom Aldred, free kick awarded.
  • 17:49 Clearance made by Jack O'Connell.
  • 17:42 Corner taken by Lee Naylor from the left by-line.
  • 17:13 Corner taken by Lee Naylor.
  • 15:58 Josh Lillis takes the free kick.
  • 15:28 Oliver Lancashire fouled by Shay McCartan, the ref awards a free kick.
  • Correction - 12:44 The assist for the goal came from Jack O'Connell.
  • Correction - 12:44 GOAL - Scott HoganAccrington Stanley 0 - 2 Rochdale Scott Hogan heads the ball into the goal. Accrington Stanley 0-2 Rochdale.
  • 12:44 Assist on the goal came from Jack O'Connell.
  • 12:44 GOAL - Scott HoganAccrington Stanley 0 - 2 Rochdale Scott Hogan scores with a header. Accrington Stanley 0-2 Rochdale.
  • 12:09 Clearance made by Marcus Bettinelli.
  • 12:01 Free kick crossed by Ian Henderson.
  • 11:24 Unfair challenge on Rhys Bennett by Lee Naylor results in a free kick.
  • 10:05 Josh Lillis restarts play with the free kick.
  • 9:49 Kayode Odejayi concedes a free kick for a foul on Oliver Lancashire.
  • 9:32 Corner taken by Lee Naylor.
  • 8:57 Michael Rose crosses the ball.
  • 6:44 Nicky Hunt manages to make a clearance.
  • 6:40 Matthew Lund crosses the ball.
  • 6:06 GOAL - Matthew LundAccrington Stanley 0 - 1 Rochdale Matthew Lund scores. Accrington Stanley 0-1 Rochdale.
  • 5:54 Michael Rose takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.
  • 5:28 Corner taken by Ian Henderson.
  • 3:36 Tom Aldred makes a clearance.
  • 3:32 The ball is delivered by Ian Henderson.
  • 1:51 Header at goal by Jack O'Connell misses left of the target.
  • 1:40 A cross is delivered by Ian Henderson.
  • 1:31 Ian Henderson takes the free kick.
  • 1:18 Unfair challenge on Gary Dicker by Kal Naismith results in a free kick.
  • 0:00 The referee gets the game started.

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