League Two
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Hartlepool United 1-0 AFC Wimbledon

Hartlepool United extended their League Two unbeaten run to five games thanks to Adam Jackson's winner against play-off chasing AFC Wimbledon.

Jackson headed home the only goal from Luke James' bicycle kick into the area.

James also went close when he hit the post while Pools keeper Trevor Carson's fine save denied Lyle Taylor.

Wimbledon stay ninth, four points adrift of the play-off places while Hartlepool are now 21st, 11 points clear of the relegation zone.

Line-ups

Hartlepool

  • 1Carson
  • 2MagnaySubstituted forRichardsat 90+3'minutes
  • 6Bates
  • 26Jackson
  • 3Carroll
  • 30GraySubstituted forWoodsat 59'minutes
  • 16Featherstone
  • 18Hawkins
  • 33James
  • 10Paynter
  • 7ThomasSubstituted forOatesat 83'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Walker
  • 9Bingham
  • 13Bartlett
  • 14Woods
  • 15Oates
  • 19Richards
  • 28Laurent

Wimbledon

  • 29Roos
  • 2Fuller
  • 32Charles
  • 20Sweeney
  • 12Meades
  • 7Francomb
  • 8Reeves
  • 4Bulman
  • 17BarchamSubstituted forAkinfenwaat 71'minutes
  • 39MurphySubstituted forElliottat 59'minutes
  • 33TaylorSubstituted forAzeezat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Shea
  • 3Kennedy
  • 9Elliott
  • 10Akinfenwa
  • 11Rigg
  • 14Azeez
  • 19Fitzpatrick
Referee:
Darren Deadman
Attendance:
4,365

Match Stats

Home TeamHartlepoolAway TeamWimbledon
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home4
Away10
Shots on Target
Home2
Away4
Corners
Home1
Away9
Fouls
Home6
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Hartlepool United 1, AFC Wimbledon 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Hartlepool United 1, AFC Wimbledon 0.

Attempt missed. Jake Reeves (AFC Wimbledon) header from outside the box is too high.

Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Adam Jackson.

Substitution

Substitution, Hartlepool United. Jordan Richards replaces Carl Magnay because of an injury.

Attempt saved. Adebayo Azeez (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Matthew Bates (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Adebayo Akinfenwa (AFC Wimbledon).

Foul by Billy Paynter (Hartlepool United).

Darius Charles (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Hartlepool United. Rhys Oates replaces Nathan Thomas.

Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Adam Jackson.

Attempt missed. Tom Elliott (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Hand ball by Ryan Sweeney (AFC Wimbledon).

Attempt missed. Adebayo Akinfenwa (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, AFC Wimbledon. Adebayo Azeez replaces Lyle Taylor.

Substitution

Substitution, AFC Wimbledon. Adebayo Akinfenwa replaces Andy Barcham.

Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Nicky Featherstone.

Foul by Billy Paynter (Hartlepool United).

Darius Charles (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Billy Paynter (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by George Francomb (AFC Wimbledon).

Nathan Thomas (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Barry Fuller (AFC Wimbledon).

Attempt saved. Tom Elliott (AFC Wimbledon) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Adam Jackson.

Adam Jackson (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jonathan Meades (AFC Wimbledon).

Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Adam Jackson.

Substitution

Substitution, AFC Wimbledon. Tom Elliott replaces Rhys Murphy.

Substitution

Substitution, Hartlepool United. Michael Woods replaces Jake Gray.

Jake Carroll (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Lyle Taylor (AFC Wimbledon).

Foul by Jake Gray (Hartlepool United).

Ryan Sweeney (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Adam Jackson.

Second Half

Second Half begins Hartlepool United 1, AFC Wimbledon 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Hartlepool United 1, AFC Wimbledon 0.

Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Nicky Featherstone.

Attempt saved. Lyle Taylor (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Northampton38267569373285
2Oxford Utd392012769363372
3Bristol Rovers382151259372268
4Plymouth382081053332068
5Accrington381910961441767
6Portsmouth381615762352763
7Wycombe38179124134760
8Leyton Orient381611115349459
9Wimbledon381511125547856
10Carlisle37131595553254
11Cambridge38159145351254
12Luton37158145149253
13Exeter381411135253-153
14Mansfield381410144744352
15Barnet38139164956-748
16Crawley38138174358-1547
17Newport381011174054-1441
18Morecambe38117205767-1040
19Notts County37117194766-1940
20Yeovil38912173650-1439
21Hartlepool36116193755-1839
22Stevenage38811194564-1935
23York38610224171-3028
24Dag & Red38510233466-3225
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