National League
Macclesfield3Lincoln City0

Macclesfield Town 3-0 Lincoln City

Matthew Barnes-Homer
Matthew Barnes-Homer has scored six goals for Macclesfield this season

Macclesfield moved up to second place in the Conference with a comfortable win against Lincoln.

Delano Sam-Yorke fired inches wide for the Imps before the home side took the lead after Denny Johnstone turned in Andy Halls' low cross.

The Silkmen extended their lead when Waide Fairhurst's corner was poked home by Paul Lewis.

Macclesfield made the game safe as substitute Matthew Barnes-Homer slid in to make it three at the death.

Line-ups

Macclesfield

  • 1Taylor
  • 2Halls
  • 5Pilkington
  • 28Grant
  • 3Barrow
  • 6TurnbullBooked at 63mins
  • 8LewisBooked at 14mins
  • 11Moke
  • 15HainingBooked at 40minsSubstituted forRoweat 51'minutes
  • 10FairhurstSubstituted forBarnes-Homerat 70'minutes
  • 32Johnstone

Substitutes

  • 12Cowan
  • 20Branagan
  • 27Adeloye
  • 29Barnes-Homer
  • 34Rowe

Lincoln City

  • 1Farman
  • 17Caprice
  • 5Bencherif
  • 23Brown
  • 3Newton
  • 20AdamsSubstituted forRobinsonat 49'minutes
  • 8PowerBooked at 43mins
  • 12Mendy
  • 22Marshall
  • 15Sam-YorkeSubstituted forBurrowat 73'minutes
  • 11Tomlinson

Substitutes

  • 4Jordan
  • 9Burrow
  • 16Robinson
  • 25Waite
  • 31Preece
Referee:
Robert Jones

Match Stats

Home TeamMacclesfieldAway TeamLincoln City
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home12
Away11
Shots on Target
Home7
Away4
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home10
Away6

Live Text

Match ends, Macclesfield Town 3, Lincoln City 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Macclesfield Town 3, Lincoln City 0.

Goal!

Goal! Macclesfield Town 3, Lincoln City 0. Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Danny M. Rowe with a cross.

Corner, Macclesfield Town.

Attempt missed. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Marcus Marshall (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt saved. Adriano Moke (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Attempt missed. Denny Johnstone (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Danny M. Rowe with a cross.

Attempt saved. Nathaniel Brown (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Attempt missed. Alan Power (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Hand ball by Danny M. Rowe (Macclesfield Town).

Attempt saved. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

Attempt saved. Denny Johnstone (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Adriano Moke with a cross.

Attempt saved. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

Substitution

Substitution, Lincoln City. Jordan Burrow replaces Delano Sam-Yorke.

Foul by Jake Caprice (Lincoln City).

Scott Barrow (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Substitution

Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Matthew Barnes-Homer replaces Waide Fairhurst.

Hamza Bencherif (Lincoln City) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box. Assisted by Sean Newton.

Corner, Lincoln City.

Attempt saved. Sean Newton (Lincoln City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Booking

Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town).

Alan Power (Lincoln City) wins a free kick.

Corner, Lincoln City.

Foul by Andy Halls (Macclesfield Town).

Delano Sam-Yorke (Lincoln City) wins a free kick.

Goal!

Goal! Macclesfield Town 2, Lincoln City 0. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Waide Fairhurst.

Attempt missed. Waide Fairhurst (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box. Assisted by Paul Turnbull.

Substitution

Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Danny M. Rowe replaces Will Haining because of an injury.

Corner, Macclesfield Town.

Substitution

Substitution, Lincoln City. Connor Robinson replaces Charlee Adams because of an injury.

Corner, Macclesfield Town.

Second Half

Second Half begins Macclesfield Town 1, Lincoln City 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Macclesfield Town 1, Lincoln City 0.

Foul by Alan Power (Lincoln City).

Adriano Moke (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Delano Sam-Yorke (Lincoln City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

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