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Torquay United 0-1 Dagenham & Redbridge

Medy Elito

Torquay's hopes of remaining in the Football League took a huge blow after a defeat by Dagenham and Redbridge.

Gulls defender Krystian Pearce put the ball in his own net in the first half, but it was quickly ruled out for a push by Luke Howell in the area.

Daggers took the lead on 65 minutes through a Medy Elito penalty, after Dale Tonge fouled him in the box.

Torquay go to Exeter on Monday knowing that anything other than a win will see them relegated from League Two.

Line-ups

Torquay

  • 13Rice
  • 2TongeSubstituted forYeomanat 70'minutes
  • 30Cargill
  • 7Mansell
  • 5Pearce
  • 29O'Connor
  • 10BodinSubstituted forStevensat 40'minutes
  • 8Harding
  • 27Coulthirst
  • 26Benyon
  • 11CameronSubstituted forChapellat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Poke
  • 4Downes
  • 6Lathrope
  • 12Chapell
  • 14Yeoman
  • 20Craig
  • 23Stevens

Dag & Red

  • 1Lewington
  • 18Hoyte
  • 3Ilesanmi
  • 6Bingham
  • 5SaahBooked at 5mins
  • 22Gayle
  • 8Ogogo
  • 17Howell
  • 7ElitoBooked at 35minsSubstituted forD'Athat 85'minutes
  • 33NorrisSubstituted forDicksonat 89'minutes
  • 27AzeezSubstituted forTurgottat 68'minutesBooked at 80mins

Substitutes

  • 2Wilkinson
  • 12D'Ath
  • 14Dickson
  • 15Saunders
  • 25Turgott
  • 26Connors
  • 30Seabright
Referee:
Dean Whitestone
Attendance:
2,425

Match Stats

Home TeamTorquayAway TeamDag & Red
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home14
Away6
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home6
Away1
Fouls
Home9
Away19

Live Text

Match ends, Torquay United 0, Dagenham and Redbridge 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Torquay United 0, Dagenham and Redbridge 1.

Chris Dickson (Dagenham and Redbridge) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ben Harding (Torquay United).

Attempt saved. Chris Dickson (Dagenham and Redbridge) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Chris Dickson (Dagenham and Redbridge) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Blair Turgott (Dagenham and Redbridge) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Dagenham and Redbridge. Chris Dickson replaces Luke Norris because of an injury.

Krystian Pearce (Torquay United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Abu Ogogo (Dagenham and Redbridge).

Attempt saved. Elliot Benyon (Torquay United) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Dagenham and Redbridge. Lawson D'Ath replaces Medy Elito.

Corner, Torquay United. Conceded by Brian Saah.

Anthony O'Connor (Torquay United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Luke Norris (Dagenham and Redbridge).

Attempt blocked. Krystian Pearce (Torquay United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Torquay United. Conceded by Femi Ilesanmi.

Booking

Blair Turgott (Dagenham and Redbridge) is shown the yellow card.

Attempt missed. Luke Howell (Dagenham and Redbridge) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Dagenham and Redbridge. Conceded by Ben Harding.

Attempt missed. Elliot Benyon (Torquay United) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Ashley Yeoman (Torquay United) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Corner, Torquay United. Conceded by Brian Saah.

Attempt saved. Baily Cargill (Torquay United) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Torquay United. Conceded by Abu Ogogo.

Attempt missed. Shaquile Coulthirst (Torquay United) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

Ashley Yeoman (Torquay United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Abu Ogogo (Dagenham and Redbridge).

Substitution

Substitution, Torquay United. Jordan Chapell replaces Courtney Cameron.

Substitution

Substitution, Torquay United. Ashley Yeoman replaces Dale Tonge.

Dale Tonge (Torquay United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Femi Ilesanmi (Dagenham and Redbridge).

Substitution

Substitution, Dagenham and Redbridge. Blair Turgott replaces Adebayo Azeez.

Goal!

Goal! Torquay United 0, Dagenham and Redbridge 1. Medy Elito (Dagenham and Redbridge) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

Penalty conceded by Dale Tonge (Torquay United) after a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty Dagenham and Redbridge. Medy Elito draws a foul in the penalty area.

Attempt missed. Krystian Pearce (Torquay United) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Baily Cargill (Torquay United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Adebayo Azeez (Dagenham and Redbridge).

Attempt missed. Luke Norris (Dagenham and Redbridge) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Scunthorpe431920465402577
2Chesterfield432015866392775
3Rochdale432291264451975
4Fleetwood432191363491472
5Burton421814104338568
6Southend4317141253381565
7York431616114839964
8Oxford Utd431614135144762
9Plymouth431610174652-658
10Bury431318125546957
11Dag & Red431415145053-357
12Mansfield431415144753-657
13Newport431315155356-354
14Wimbledon431314164550-553
15Cheltenham431216154958-952
16Accrington431215164952-351
17Portsmouth421215154557-1251
18Morecambe431214174862-1450
19Hartlepool421310194749-249
20Exeter431213184955-649
21Wycombe431114184251-947
22Bristol Rovers421114173847-947
23Northampton431114183655-1947
24Torquay43109243761-2439
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