League Two
Mansfield5Notts County0

Mansfield Town 5-0 Notts County

Matt Green celebrates a goal for Mansfield
Matt Green has scored 16 goals for Mansfield this season

Matt Green scored twice as Mansfield recorded their biggest Nottinghamshire derby win against Notts County to keep their League Two play-off hopes alive.

Green volleyed the Stags ahead from edge of the area, while Liam Noble sent Notts' best first-half chance wide.

Adam Chapman doubled the advantage with a curled free-kick into the top corner before Green pounced on a Mike Edwards error to make it 3-0 soon after.

Reggie Lambe added a third goal in 10 minutes and Mitchell Rose made it 5-0.

Mansfield's second league win over Notts this season sees the Stags move up to 12th in the table and and to within three points of the top six, with the rest of the day's League Two fixtures kicking off at 15:00 BST.

Line-ups

Mansfield

  • 1Shearer
  • 3Benning
  • 10Green
  • 15Tafazolli
  • 6Collins
  • 16DieseruvweSubstituted forRoseat 54'minutes
  • 7Chapman
  • 17Blair
  • 27Alfei
  • 20ThomasSubstituted forBaxendaleat 84'minutes
  • 19Lambe

Substitutes

  • 4Rose
  • 9Beardsley
  • 12Jensen
  • 14Daniel
  • 18Yussuf
  • 24McGuire
  • 31Baxendale

Notts County

  • 13Loach
  • 6Hollis
  • 18Hewitt
  • 23Valencic
  • 16Noble
  • 30SteadBooked at 48minsSubstituted forGibsonat 63'minutes
  • 31Audel
  • 33Opoku AborahBooked at 25mins
  • 39McLeodSubstituted forCampbellat 63'minutes
  • 35EdwardsSubstituted forAmevorat 73'minutes
  • 29Atkinson

Substitutes

  • 1Carroll
  • 2Amevor
  • 4Smith
  • 21Sarpong
  • 24Campbell
  • 34Gibson
  • 50Wildin
Referee:
Geoff Eltringham
Attendance:
6,357

Match Stats

Home TeamMansfieldAway TeamNotts County
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home9
Away14
Shots on Target
Home7
Away3
Corners
Home2
Away7
Fouls
Home5
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Mansfield Town 5, Notts County 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Mansfield Town 5, Notts County 0.

Mitch Rose (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Haydn Hollis (Notts County).

Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Scott Shearer.

Attempt saved. Liam Noble (Notts County) right footed shot from very close range is saved in the bottom right corner.

Foul by Mitch Rose (Mansfield Town).

Liam Noble (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Mansfield Town. James Baxendale replaces Jack Thomas.

Goal!

Goal! Mansfield Town 5, Notts County 0. Mitch Rose (Mansfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Attempt saved. Matty Blair (Mansfield Town) right footed shot from long range on the left is saved in the bottom right corner.

Matt Green (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Mawouna Kodjo Amevor (Notts County).

Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Matty Blair.

Attempt missed. Wesley Atkinson (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.

Attempt missed. Wesley Atkinson (Notts County) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right is just a bit too high.

Foul by Malvind Benning (Mansfield Town).

Stanley Aborah (Notts County) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Notts County. Mawouna Kodjo Amevor replaces Michael Edwards.

Attempt blocked. Jack Thomas (Mansfield Town) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is blocked.

Goal!

Goal! Mansfield Town 4, Notts County 0. Reggie Lambe (Mansfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Matty Blair.

Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Scott Shearer.

Filip Valencic (Notts County) hits the bar with a left footed shot from long range on the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Notts County. Adam Campbell replaces Izale McLeod.

Substitution

Substitution, Notts County. Montel Gibson replaces Jon Stead.

Attempt blocked. Wesley Atkinson (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Goal!

Goal! Mansfield Town 3, Notts County 0. Matt Green (Mansfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Attempt saved. Jon Stead (Notts County) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Goal!

Goal! Mansfield Town 2, Notts County 0. Adam Chapman (Mansfield Town) from a free kick with a right footed shot to the top right corner.

Reggie Lambe (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Wesley Atkinson (Notts County).

Attempt missed. Izale McLeod (Notts County) header from the centre of the box misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Mansfield Town. Mitch Rose replaces Emmanuel Dieseruvwe.

Attempt saved. Matty Blair (Mansfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Booking

Jon Stead (Notts County) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Jon Stead (Notts County).

Matt Green (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael Edwards (Notts County).

Second Half

Second Half begins Mansfield Town 1, Notts County 0.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Northampton422611575433289
2Oxford Utd422113876403676
3Bristol Rovers422361368432575
4Accrington422112968472175
5Plymouth422281260402074
6Portsmouth411815868383069
7Wimbledon4118111260491165
8Wycombe421712134438663
9Exeter421712135854463
10Leyton Orient421712135757063
11Carlisle421516116058261
12Cambridge421612145552360
13Mansfield421611155749859
14Luton42178175656059
15Barnet421510175762-555
16Hartlepool42156214861-1351
17Notts County42139205173-2248
18Crawley42138214469-2547
19Morecambe42128226678-1244
20Yeovil421013193854-1643
21Stevenage421012204866-1842
22Newport421011214160-1941
23York42612244678-3230
24Dag & Red42610263975-3628
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