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Macclesfield Town 2-0 Barnet

Two errors from Barnet goalkeeper Nick Jupp handed Macclesfield Town their first victory in four games.

The Bees went close to scoring when Keanu Marsh-Brown's free-kick was tipped onto the bar by Rhys Taylor.

But the hosts went ahead when Jupp failed to keep hold of Paul Turnbull's free-kick and Chris Holroyd was able to scramble in from close range.

Danny Whitaker then looped Jupp's poor clearance over the keeper's head from 40 yards out to make it 2-0.

Line-ups

Macclesfield

  • 1Taylor
  • 3AndrewBooked at 45mins
  • 27Pilkington
  • 12Williams
  • 4Martin
  • 6Turnbull
  • 7Mackreth
  • 23Whitaker
  • 24RoweSubstituted forGnahouaat 79'minutes
  • 15LewisSubstituted forHolroydat 75'minutes
  • 19Boden

Substitutes

  • 9Holroyd
  • 14Gnahoua
  • 2Connor
  • 18Sodje
  • 26Halls

Barnet

  • 13Jupp
  • 30Stephens
  • 41Gjokaj
  • 4Weston
  • 7Marsh-BrownSubstituted forMengerinkat 88'minutes
  • 33DymondBooked at 45minsSubstituted forAbdullahat 64'minutes
  • 39Peterson
  • 2Yiadom
  • 15CadoganSubstituted forGambinat 80'minutes
  • 20Vilhete
  • 10Crawford

Substitutes

  • 14Abdullah
  • 16Mengerink
  • 11Gambin
  • 3Johnson
  • 28Nurse
Referee:
Jason Whiteley
Attendance:
1,153

Match Stats

Home TeamMacclesfieldAway TeamBarnet
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home11
Away10
Shots on Target
Home6
Away4
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home9
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Macclesfield Town 2, Barnet 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Macclesfield Town 2, Barnet 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Scott Boden (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  4. Post update

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

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Barnet. Marciano Mengerink replaces Keanu Marsh-Brown.

  6. Goal!

    Goal! Macclesfield Town 2, Barnet 0. Danny Whitaker (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box to the top left corner.

  7. Post update

    Corner, Macclesfield Town.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Luke Gambin (Barnet).

  9. Post update

    Jack Mackreth (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  10. Goal!

    Goal! Macclesfield Town 1, Barnet 0. Chris Holroyd (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Paul Turnbull with a cross.

  11. Post update

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

  12. Post update

    Foul by David Stephens (Barnet).

  13. Post update

    Steve Williams (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  14. Substitution

    Substitution, Barnet. Luke Gambin replaces Kieron Cadogan.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Kieron Cadogan (Barnet).

  16. Post update

    Chris Holroyd (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Arthur Gnahoua replaces Danny M. Rowe.

  18. Post update

    Attempt missed. Carl Martin (Macclesfield Town) header from the right side of the box misses to the right.

  19. Post update

    Foul by David Stephens (Barnet).

  20. Post update

    Chris Holroyd (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.