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Macclesfield Town 1-0 Guiseley

Macclesfield extended their unbeaten run in the National League to nine games with a win over Guiseley.

After an uneventful first half, Paul Lewis was The Silkmen's match-winner, heading in his fifth goal of the season with 14 minutes remaining.

The hosts are unbeaten since 1 March, recording four wins and five draws.

With the win Macclesfield are up to ninth but Guiseley are in trouble in 19th, just three points clear of the drop zone with two games remaining.

Line-ups

Macclesfield

  • 1Branagan
  • 2Halls
  • 3McCombe
  • 6TurnbullBooked at 37mins
  • 19Fitzpatrick
  • 5PilkingtonSubstituted forByrneat 54'minutes
  • 9Holroyd
  • 23Whitaker
  • 11Rowe
  • 10SampsonSubstituted forLewisat 58'minutes
  • 25StycheSubstituted forDennisat 69'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Byrne
  • 8Lewis
  • 14Dennis
  • 15Diagne
  • 26Sutherland

Guiseley

  • 1Drench
  • 2Toulson
  • 3Parker
  • 35NorburnSubstituted forRotheryat 77'minutes
  • 4Lowe
  • 25Atkinson
  • 18Johnson
  • 14Hatfield
  • 9Boyes
  • 34DudleySubstituted forBoshellat 85'minutes
  • 6LawlorSubstituted forCraddockat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5Lockwood
  • 10Craddock
  • 11Rothery
  • 17Atkinson
  • 19Boshell
Referee:
Stephen Ross
Attendance:
1,408

Match Stats

Home TeamMacclesfieldAway TeamGuiseley
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home13
Away4
Shots on Target
Home4
Away1
Corners
Home5
Away5
Fouls
Home10
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Macclesfield Town 1, Guiseley 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Macclesfield Town 1, Guiseley 0.

Attempt missed. Kristian Dennis (Macclesfield Town) header from the right side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Danny Whitaker.

Corner, Macclesfield Town.

Foul by Neill Byrne (Macclesfield Town).

Oli Johnson (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Guiseley. Nicky Boshell replaces Anthony Dudley.

Attempt missed. Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Foul by Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town).

Will Hatfield (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Offside, Macclesfield Town. Paul Lewis tries a through ball, but Paul Lewis is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Guiseley. Tom Craddock replaces Jake Lawlor.

Substitution

Substitution, Guiseley. Gavin Rothery replaces Oliver Norburn.

Goal!

Goal! Macclesfield Town 1, Guiseley 0. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Danny M. Rowe with a cross.

Corner, Macclesfield Town.

Attempt missed. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Kristian Dennis (Macclesfield Town) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Kristian Dennis replaces Reece Styche.

Attempt missed. Danny M. Rowe (Macclesfield Town) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Corner, Guiseley.

Foul by Reece Styche (Macclesfield Town).

Will Hatfield (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Paul Lewis replaces Jack Sampson.

Attempt missed. Reece Styche (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Foul by Jack Sampson (Macclesfield Town).

Jake Lawlor (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Anthony Dudley (Guiseley) header from the right side of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Neill Byrne replaces George Pilkington because of an injury.

Corner, Guiseley.

Corner, Guiseley.

Foul by Andy Halls (Macclesfield Town).

Oli Johnson (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Foul by Adam Boyes (Guiseley).

Andy Halls (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

Foul by Reece Styche (Macclesfield Town).

Ben Parker (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

Second Half

Second Half begins Macclesfield Town 0, Guiseley 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Macclesfield Town 0, Guiseley 0.

Foul by Andy Halls (Macclesfield Town).

Anthony Dudley (Guiseley) wins a free kick.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Cheltenham442811583295495
2Forest Green442511868412786
3Dover4423101174512379
4Grimsby432114878413777
5Braintree4421121150361475
6Eastleigh4321111163501374
7Tranmere4420121259441572
8Wrexham442091569511869
9Macclesfield441981759461365
10Gateshead441810165465-1164
11Lincoln City441613156662461
12Barrow441613156069-961
13Bromley44179186566-160
14Woking431510186562355
15Aldershot44158215069-1953
16Southport441313184760-1352
17Torquay441311204970-2150
18Chester441212206168-748
19Guiseley441016184366-2346
20Boreham Wood441014204049-944
21Halifax431110225381-2843
22Altrincham44914214370-2741
23Kidderminster44812244467-2336
24Welling44811253565-3035
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