National League
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Dover Athletic 4-0 Gateshead

Dover Athletic moved into the National League play-off places following a a comfortable win over Gateshead.

The Whites took the lead through Ricky Miller after he saw his first attempt saved by visiting keeper Sam Russell.

Miller then turned provider, drilling in a low ball for Nicky Deverdics to smash into the roof of the net.

Miller reacted quickly to Stefan Payne's pull-back to score the third and Payne made it 4-0 after Russell denied Miller his hat-trick.

Line-ups

Dover

  • 1Walker
  • 2Magri
  • 6Orlu
  • 7ModesteBooked at 45minsSubstituted forCrawfordat 88'minutes
  • 16Sterling
  • 5Raggett
  • 8Bellamy
  • 18Parkinson
  • 17Deverdics
  • 9MillerSubstituted forPinnockat 73'minutes
  • 23PayneSubstituted forMarshat 79'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Kinnear
  • 14Ofori-Acheampong
  • 24Pinnock
  • 25Crawford
  • 26Marsh

Gateshead

  • 1Russell
  • 29Whitmore
  • 5CurtisSubstituted forHoldenat 61'minutes
  • 8Ramshaw
  • 30Bennett
  • 6Clark
  • 28Hamilton
  • 19Bowman
  • 10GilliesSubstituted forShawat 46'minutes
  • 26McLaughlin
  • 12MafutaSubstituted forChandlerat 46'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Pattison
  • 4Chandler
  • 9Shaw
  • 14Holden
  • 25Pearson
Referee:
David Rock
Attendance:
638

Match Stats

Home TeamDoverAway TeamGateshead
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home16
Away4
Shots on Target
Home6
Away1
Corners
Home6
Away3
Fouls
Home8
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Dover Athletic 4, Gateshead 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dover Athletic 4, Gateshead 0.

Foul by Jon Shaw (Gateshead).

Mitchell Pinnock (Dover Athletic) wins a free kick.

Corner, Dover Athletic.

Foul by Rob Ramshaw (Gateshead).

Richard Orlu (Dover Athletic) wins a free kick.

Corner, Dover Athletic.

Substitution

Substitution, Dover Athletic. Harry Crawford replaces Ricky Modeste.

Foul by Richard Orlu (Dover Athletic).

Jon Shaw (Gateshead) wins a free kick.

Offside, Dover Athletic. Ricky Modeste tries a through ball, but Ricky Modeste is caught offside.

Jon Shaw (Gateshead) hits the woodwork with a header from the centre of the box. Assisted by CJ Hamilton with a cross.

Attempt missed. Jon Shaw (Gateshead) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Foul by Jack Parkinson (Dover Athletic).

Ryan Bowman (Gateshead) wins a free kick.

Foul by Ryan Bowman (Gateshead).

Sean Raggett (Dover Athletic) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Dover Athletic. Tyrone Marsh replaces Stefan Payne.

Corner, Gateshead.

Substitution

Substitution, Dover Athletic. Mitchell Pinnock replaces Ricky Miller.

Attempt missed. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Nicky Deverdics.

Offside, Dover Athletic. Nicky Deverdics tries a through ball, but Nicky Deverdics is caught offside.

Foul by Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic).

Patrick McLaughlin (Gateshead) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Jack Parkinson (Dover Athletic) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Foul by Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic).

Ben Clark (Gateshead) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Gateshead. Darren Holden replaces James Curtis.

Foul by Jon Shaw (Gateshead).

Richard Orlu (Dover Athletic) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Ricky Modeste with a cross.

Goal!

Goal! Dover Athletic 4, Gateshead 0. Stefan Payne (Dover Athletic) header from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.

Foul by Patrick McLaughlin (Gateshead).

Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Attempt missed. Nicky Deverdics (Dover Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box.

Foul by Nicky Deverdics (Dover Athletic).

goal

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