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Port Vale 0-0 Fleetwood Town

Fleetwood climbed out of the League One relegation zone as they fought out a goalless draw at Port Vale.

A drab first half came to life late on when Fleetwood goalkeeper Chris Maxwell saved from Theo Robinson and Sam Foley.

Antoni Sarcevic hit the bar for Fleetwood early in the second half, and Vale keeper Jak Alnwick denied Robert Grant.

AJ Leitch-Smith was also thwarted by Maxwell, while Vale's Michael O'Connor curled a free-kick wide late on.

Line-ups

Port Vale

  • 21Alnwick
  • 2PurkissBooked at 45mins
  • 6Duffy
  • 5McGivern
  • 3Dickinson
  • 19MooreSubstituted forKellyat 77'minutes
  • 42Grant
  • 11FoleyBooked at 72minsSubstituted forO'Connorat 82'minutes
  • 9Kennedy
  • 20Leitch-Smith
  • 25RobinsonSubstituted forHooperat 58'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Birchall
  • 8O'Connor
  • 15Hooper
  • 16Yates
  • 17Brown
  • 18Kelly
  • 23Boot

Fleetwood

  • 1Maxwell
  • 2McLaughlin
  • 5JónssonBooked at 65mins
  • 31NilssonBooked at 9mins
  • 7Bell
  • 14GrantSubstituted forNirennoldat 75'minutesBooked at 78mins
  • 4Jordan
  • 18Sarcevic
  • 23BallSubstituted forKiwomyaat 82'minutes
  • 9Ameobi
  • 44ColeBooked at 38minsSubstituted forHunterat 58'minutes

Substitutes

  • 10Matt
  • 12Hornby-Forbes
  • 15Nirennold
  • 22Hunter
  • 27Haughton
  • 40Gogic
  • 42Kiwomya
Referee:
Charles Breakspear
Attendance:
4,194

Match Stats

Home TeamPort ValeAway TeamFleetwood
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home9
Away9
Shots on Target
Home0
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away4
Fouls
Home13
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Port Vale 0, Fleetwood Town 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Port Vale 0, Fleetwood Town 0.

Attempt missed. Michael O'Connor (Port Vale) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right from a direct free kick.

Matthew Kennedy (Port Vale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Victor Nirennold (Fleetwood Town).

Shola Ameobi (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael O'Connor (Port Vale).

Attempt missed. Shola Ameobi (Fleetwood Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by Antoni Sarcevic (Fleetwood Town).

Sam Kelly (Port Vale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Port Vale. Michael O'Connor replaces Sam Foley.

Substitution

Substitution, Fleetwood Town. Alex Kiwomya replaces David Ball.

Attempt saved. Antoni Sarcevic (Fleetwood Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Fleetwood Town. Conceded by Anthony Grant.

Booking

Victor Nirennold (Fleetwood Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Victor Nirennold (Fleetwood Town).

Anthony Grant (Port Vale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Port Vale. Sam Kelly replaces Byron Moore.

Substitution

Substitution, Fleetwood Town. Victor Nirennold replaces Bobby Grant.

Corner, Fleetwood Town. Conceded by Ryan McGivern.

Booking

Sam Foley (Port Vale) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Sam Foley (Port Vale).

Antoni Sarcevic (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Anthony Grant (Port Vale) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Corner, Port Vale. Conceded by Ashley Hunter.

Corner, Port Vale. Conceded by Marcus Nilsson.

Attempt missed. Matthew Kennedy (Port Vale) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by Carl Dickinson (Port Vale).

Conor McLaughlin (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Booking

Eggert Jónsson (Fleetwood Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Eggert Jónsson (Fleetwood Town).

A-Jay Leitch-Smith (Port Vale) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Anthony Grant (Port Vale).

Shola Ameobi (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by JJ Hooper (Port Vale).

Marcus Nilsson (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. A-Jay Leitch-Smith (Port Vale) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Port Vale. Conceded by Marcus Nilsson.

Corner, Port Vale. Conceded by Eggert Jónsson.

Corner, Port Vale. Conceded by Antoni Sarcevic.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Burton30203741241763
2Gillingham31177757372058
3Walsall30169548311757
4Wigan311511550292156
5Coventry311410755332252
6Millwall301551048381050
7Southend3013894136547
8Sheff Utd3012994641545
9Port Vale32129113536-145
10Peterborough30135125445944
11Bradford2912893332144
12Barnsley30133144944542
13Scunthorpe29125123437-341
14Swindon31116144648-239
15Rochdale29107123740-337
16Bury29107123649-1337
17Doncaster3099123540-536
18Blackpool3096153038-833
19Shrewsbury3196163751-1433
20Fleetwood2979133437-330
21Chesterfield3093183850-1230
22Crewe3069153151-2027
23Oldham28413112740-1325
24Colchester3057183772-3522
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