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Gateshead 3-1 Braintree Town

Three quickfire goals saw Gateshead come from behind against Braintree to register their first win in five.

Jordan Cox put the visitors in front midway through the first half when he fired home from close range.

After the break, Carl Finnigan levelled for Gateshead from Andrai Jones' cross before Phil Turnbull put the home side ahead from distance.

Jon Shaw capped off Gateshead's second-half comeback, with his impressive strike sealing all three points.

Line-ups

Gateshead

  • 1Bartlett
  • 2Jones
  • 5Curtis
  • 6Clark
  • 15Allan
  • 12RamshawSubstituted forFinniganat 58'minutes
  • 8Turnbull
  • 7Oster
  • 29WrightBooked at 75mins
  • 10GuySubstituted forRankineat 68'minutes
  • 23RodmanSubstituted forShawat 68'minutes

Substitutes

  • 9Shaw
  • 11Finnigan
  • 14Brown
  • 16Baxter
  • 19Rankine

Braintree

  • 1Hamann
  • 23Peters
  • 2Brundle
  • 6Massey
  • 3Habergham
  • 26MulleySubstituted forMarksat 76'minutes
  • 4Isaac
  • 8DavisBooked at 33minsSubstituted forSmithat 84'minutes
  • 7Walker
  • 15Akinola
  • 18CoxSubstituted forCaseat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 9Marks
  • 14Smith
  • 17Case
  • 29Pentney
Referee:
John Brooks
Attendance:
1,244

Match Stats

Home TeamGatesheadAway TeamBraintree
Possession
Home61%
Away39%
Shots
Home11
Away5
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home8
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Gateshead 3, Braintree Town 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Gateshead 3, Braintree Town 1.

Attempt missed. Michael Rankine (Gateshead) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Foul by Steven Smith (Braintree Town).

Carl Finnigan (Gateshead) wins a free kick.

Corner, Gateshead.

Substitution

Substitution, Braintree Town. Steven Smith replaces Kenny Davis.

Offside, Braintree Town. Simeon Akinola tries a through ball, but Simeon Akinola is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Braintree Town. Ryan Case replaces Jordan Cox.

Substitution

Substitution, Braintree Town. Sean Marks replaces James Mulley.

Goal!

Goal! Gateshead 3, Braintree Town 1. Jon Shaw (Gateshead) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Carl Finnigan.

Booking

Daniel Wright (Gateshead) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Hand ball by Daniel Wright (Gateshead).

Foul by Jon Shaw (Gateshead).

Alan Massey (Braintree Town) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Simeon Akinola (Braintree Town) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Goal!

Goal! Gateshead 2, Braintree Town 1. Phillip Turnbull (Gateshead) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Michael Rankine.

Goal!

Goal! Gateshead 1, Braintree Town 1. Carl Finnigan (Gateshead) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Andrai Jones with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Gateshead. Michael Rankine replaces Lewis Guy.

Substitution

Substitution, Gateshead. Jon Shaw replaces Alex Rodman.

Attempt saved. Daniel Wright (Gateshead) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Attempt missed. Alex Rodman (Gateshead) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Dan Walker (Braintree Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved. Assisted by Simeon Akinola with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Gateshead. Carl Finnigan replaces Rob Ramshaw.

Attempt missed. James Mulley (Braintree Town) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.

Hand ball by Alex Rodman (Gateshead).

Offside, Gateshead. Andrai Jones tries a through ball, but Andrai Jones is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Lewis Guy (Gateshead) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Second Half

Second Half begins Gateshead 0, Braintree Town 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Gateshead 0, Braintree Town 1.

Foul by Daniel Wright (Gateshead).

Ryan Peters (Braintree Town) wins a free kick.

Foul by Daniel Wright (Gateshead).

Alan Massey (Braintree Town) wins a free kick.

Corner, Gateshead.

Foul by Ryan Peters (Braintree Town).

Lewis Guy (Gateshead) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Alex Rodman (Gateshead) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left.

Corner, Gateshead.

Foul by Kenny Davis (Braintree Town).

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