National League
Altrincham1Guiseley1

Altrincham 1-1 Guiseley

Rob Atkinson's second-half goal earned a draw for Guiseley at struggling Altrincham in the National League.

Adam Smith hit the post for the visitors, before Michael Rankine fired in from the edge of the box to give Altincham a half-time lead.

Atkinson levelled the scores when he headed Smith's cross beyond home goalkeeper Tim Deasy at the back post.

The result left Altrincham just two points clear of the relegation zone, while Guiseley stayed in 17th place.

Line-ups

Altrincham

  • 17Deasy
  • 20Sinnott
  • 3GriffinSubstituted forLeatherat 33'minutes
  • 4Moult
  • 28Holness
  • 5Havern
  • 19CrowtherSubstituted forReevesat 70'minutes
  • 14O'Keefe
  • 15Ginnelly
  • 7Lawrie
  • 9Rankine

Substitutes

  • 6Leather
  • 10Reeves
  • 12Heathcote
  • 23Williams
  • 27Margetts

Guiseley

  • 17Atkinson
  • 4Lowe
  • 12Hall
  • 6Lawlor
  • 36Hurst
  • 25Atkinson
  • 19BoshellBooked at 39minsSubstituted forRotheryat 77'minutes
  • 8Boshell
  • 33SmithSubstituted forNorburnat 84'minutes
  • 16DickinsonSubstituted forBoyesat 61'minutes
  • 23Sinclair

Substitutes

  • 3Parker
  • 9Boyes
  • 11Rothery
  • 34Dudley
  • 35Norburn
Referee:
Derek Eaton
Attendance:
1,137

Match Stats

Home TeamAltrinchamAway TeamGuiseley
Possession
Home36%
Away64%
Shots
Home17
Away9
Shots on Target
Home9
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away6
Fouls
Home10
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Altrincham 1, Guiseley 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Altrincham 1, Guiseley 1.

Attempt blocked. Danny Boshell (Guiseley) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Corner, Guiseley.

Foul by Michael Rankine (Altrincham).

Robert Atkinson (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. James Lawrie (Altrincham) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.

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

Substitution

Substitution, Guiseley. Oliver Norburn replaces Adam Smith.

Michael Rankine (Altrincham) hits the bar with a right footed shot from the left side of the box.

Offside, Altrincham. Damian Reeves tries a through ball, but Damian Reeves is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Guiseley. Gavin Rothery replaces Nicky Boshell.

Attempt saved. Josh O'Keefe (Altrincham) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Attempt blocked. Jordan Sinnott (Altrincham) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Offside, Guiseley. Emile Sinclair tries a through ball, but Emile Sinclair is caught offside.

Corner, Altrincham.

Substitution

Substitution, Altrincham. Damian Reeves replaces Ryan Crowther.

Corner, Altrincham.

Attempt blocked. Scott Leather (Altrincham) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Robert Atkinson (Guiseley).

Michael Rankine (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

Offside, Guiseley. Emile Sinclair tries a through ball, but Emile Sinclair is caught offside.

Foul by Jake Moult (Altrincham).

Jake Lawlor (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Foul by Josh Ginnelly (Altrincham).

James Hurst (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Guiseley. Adam Boyes replaces Liam Dickinson.

Attempt saved. Michael Rankine (Altrincham) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.

Corner, Altrincham.

Corner, Altrincham.

Goal!

Goal! Altrincham 1, Guiseley 1. Robert Atkinson (Guiseley) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner.

Foul by Josh O'Keefe (Altrincham).

Danny Boshell (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Jordan Sinnott (Altrincham) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Foul by Danny Lowe (Guiseley).

Michael Rankine (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Nicky Boshell (Guiseley) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.

Second Half

Second Half begins Altrincham 1, Guiseley 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Altrincham 1, Guiseley 0.

Foul by Michael Rankine (Altrincham).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Cheltenham34239266224478
2Forest Green34235659322774
3Grimsby321611563283559
4Tranmere341591044341054
5Gateshead33166114449-554
6Wrexham341571258441452
7Dover31157955421352
8Lincoln City351410115446852
9Braintree30148834241050
10Eastleigh32148105045550
11Woking341471356451149
12Macclesfield33152164740747
13Aldershot33126153947-842
14Bromley32125155357-441
15Chester33109144149-839
16Southport33109143345-1239
17Guiseley32911123147-1638
18Barrow32108144158-1738
19Altrincham33810153255-2334
20Halifax3289154766-1933
21Boreham Wood33711152734-732
22Welling3268182545-2026
23Kidderminster3359193453-1924
24Torquay3058173359-2623
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