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Rochdale 1-2 AFC Wimbledon

Sammy Moore

AFC Wimbledon beat Rochdale to become the first team to win at Spotland in League Two this season.

Jamie Allan put the hosts in front on his debut with a cushioned right-footed volley from inside the box.

Wimbledon equalised when Sammy Moore converted Callum Kennedy's cross before the floodlights went off after one was struck by lightning.

Play resumed after a 25-minute delay and Andy Frampton hammered home to give the visitors their second away win.

Only three of the four floodlights were in operation for the final 15 minutes.

Line-ups

Rochdale

  • 1Lillis
  • 2Rafferty
  • 25RoseBooked at 82mins
  • 38Dicker
  • 6Lancashire
  • 22O'Connell
  • 40Henderson
  • 12Lund
  • 29CumminsSubstituted forHéryat 73'minutes
  • 24AllenSubstituted forHoganat 62'minutes
  • 16DoneBooked at 30minsSubstituted forVincentiat 69'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Bennett
  • 5Eastham
  • 7Vincenti
  • 8Tutte
  • 11Hogan
  • 14Héry
  • 21Thomson

Wimbledon

  • 1Worner
  • 2Fuller
  • 3Kennedy
  • 8MooreBooked at 69mins
  • 5Frampton
  • 6Bennett
  • 21Porter
  • 4Sweeney
  • 9SmithBooked at 90mins
  • 12PellSubstituted forSheringhamat 83'minutes
  • 7FrancombSubstituted forSainte-Luceat 83'minutes

Substitutes

  • 10Midson
  • 11Moore
  • 15Fenlon
  • 16Sainte-Luce
  • 18Sheringham
  • 22Brown
  • 24Weston
Referee:
Iain Williamson
Attendance:
2,483

Match Stats

Home TeamRochdaleAway TeamWimbledon
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home11
Away9
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home6
Away4
Fouls
Home8
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Rochdale 1, AFC Wimbledon 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Rochdale 1, AFC Wimbledon 2.

Booking

Barry Fuller (AFC Wimbledon) is shown the yellow card.

Ian Henderson (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael Smith (AFC Wimbledon).

Attempt saved. Michael Smith (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Ian Henderson (Rochdale).

Barry Fuller (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Ian Henderson (Rochdale) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Rochdale. Conceded by Barry Fuller.

Goal!

Goal! Rochdale 1, AFC Wimbledon 2. Andrew Frampton (AFC Wimbledon) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, AFC Wimbledon. Kevin Sainte-Luce replaces George Francomb.

Substitution

Substitution, AFC Wimbledon. Charlie Sheringham replaces Harry Pell.

Booking

Michael Rose (Rochdale) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Michael Rose (Rochdale).

George Porter (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Matthew Lund (Rochdale) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Ian Henderson (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Peter Sweeney (AFC Wimbledon).

Ian Henderson (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Harry Pell (AFC Wimbledon).

Substitution

Substitution, Rochdale. Bastien Héry replaces Graham Cummins.

Attempt missed. Harry Pell (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by Michael Rose (Rochdale).

George Porter (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Graham Cummins (Rochdale) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Rochdale. Peter Vincenti replaces Matt Done.

Booking

Sammy Moore (AFC Wimbledon) is shown the yellow card.

Matthew Lund (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Sammy Moore (AFC Wimbledon).

Foul by Matt Done (Rochdale).

Callum Kennedy (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Joseph Rafferty (Rochdale).

George Francomb (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Matthew Lund (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Harry Pell (AFC Wimbledon).

Scott Hogan (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Andrew Frampton (AFC Wimbledon).

Substitution

Substitution, Rochdale. Scott Hogan replaces Jamie Allen.

Joseph Rafferty (Rochdale) wins a free kick on the left wing.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Fleetwood1591526161028
2Oxford Utd1575323131026
3Chesterfield157532114726
4Rochdale158252319426
5Morecambe157442220225
6Exeter157352017324
7Burton157352018224
8Scunthorpe156631717024
9Southend157261814423
10Newport156542219323
11Dag & Red156542220223
12Wycombe146352017321
13Hartlepool156361917221
14Mansfield155641515021
15Wimbledon156361719-221
16Portsmouth145542322120
17Plymouth155371015-518
18Cheltenham154562127-617
19York154472124-316
20Bristol Rovers153571218-614
21Torquay153571725-814
22Bury153481620-413
23Accrington152581222-1011
24Northampton152491322-910
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