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FC Halifax Town 2-0 Alfreton Town

FC Halifax ended their three-game losing run with victory over Conference strugglers Alfreton Town.

Scott Boden's early shot was blocked by Luke Graham as the home side dominated the first half.

Lois Maynard gave Halifax the lead midway through the second period, slotting home Paul Marshall's corner from inside the box.

Substitute Jamie Jackson then powerfully struck a high shot into the centre of the goal to ensure victory.

Line-ups

Halifax

  • 27Glennon
  • 15Roberts
  • 4Roberts
  • 6Ainge
  • 3McManus
  • 20Maynard
  • 8Marshall
  • 36HatfieldSubstituted forJacksonat 72'minutes
  • 10Dyer
  • 12PeniketSubstituted forSmithat 46'minutes
  • 19Boden

Substitutes

  • 1Senior
  • 2Bolton
  • 7Smith
  • 9Jackson
  • 22Schofield

Alfreton

  • 20Johnson
  • 2WoodSubstituted forJohnstonat 84'minutes
  • 26Byrne
  • 25DaviesBooked at 89mins
  • 5Graham
  • 10Bradley
  • 4CourtneyBooked at 88mins
  • 3Rowe-TurnerBooked at 16mins
  • 12Shaw
  • 11HowellBooked at 58minsSubstituted forMcDonaldat 70'minutes
  • 23Hawley

Substitutes

  • 9Clayton
  • 15Keane
  • 17McDonald
  • 24Lamb
  • 27Johnston
Referee:
Robert Jones
Attendance:
1,198

Match Stats

Home TeamHalifaxAway TeamAlfreton
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home16
Away3
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home8
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, FC Halifax Town 2, Alfreton Town 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, FC Halifax Town 2, Alfreton Town 0.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Foul by Adam Smith (FC Halifax Town).

Lathanial Rowe-Turner (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Foul by Marc Roberts (FC Halifax Town).

Tom Shaw (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

Booking

Tom Davies (Alfreton Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Tom Davies (Alfreton Town).

Ross Dyer (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

Booking

Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town).

Scott McManus (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Attempt saved. Tom Shaw (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Foul by Danny Bradley (Alfreton Town).

Kevin Roberts (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

Goal!

Goal! FC Halifax Town 2, Alfreton Town 0. Jamie Jackson (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the high centre of the goal.

Hand ball by Lathanial Rowe-Turner (Alfreton Town).

Attempt missed. Lois Maynard (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, FC Halifax Town.

Attempt missed. Scott Boden (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, FC Halifax Town. Jamie Jackson replaces Will Hatfield.

Offside, Alfreton Town. Massiah McDonald tries a through ball, but Massiah McDonald is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Alfreton Town. Massiah McDonald replaces Anthony Howell.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Attempt saved. Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Attempt missed. Ross Dyer (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Goal!

Goal! FC Halifax Town 1, Alfreton Town 0. Lois Maynard (FC Halifax Town) left footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Paul Marshall.

Corner, FC Halifax Town.

Attempt saved. Simon Ainge (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Foul by Kevin Roberts (FC Halifax Town).

Karl Hawley (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

Booking

Anthony Howell (Alfreton Town) is shown the yellow card for dissent.

Foul by Luke Graham (Alfreton Town).

Scott Boden (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Karl Hawley (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Foul by Simon Ainge (FC Halifax Town).

Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

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