Match ends, Mansfield Town 1, Fleetwood Town 0.
Mansfield Town 1-0 Fleetwood Town
Mansfield notched an impressive win against promotion-chasing Fleetwood Town thanks to a first-half Matt Rhead winner.
Junior Daniel almost put the home side ahead early on, but fired straight at visiting keeper Chris Maxwell.
Rhead then broke the deadlock for the Stags when he headed home from a Chris Clements corner.
Gareth Evans and Antoni Sarcevic came closest to levelling for Fleetwood but Mansfield held on to seal three points.
The win sees Mansfield move into 17th in League Two and are now nine points off the relegation places, while Fleetwood stay in fifth place.
- 13HowellBooked at 33mins
- 11ClucasSubstituted forPalmerat 90+3'minutes
- 10StevensonSubstituted forHutchinsonat 88'minutes
- 13GoodallSubstituted forHughesat 45'minutes
- 6PondBooked at 27mins
- 5RobertsSubstituted forTaylorat 69'minutes
- 7EvansSubstituted forAllenat 88'minutes
- Brendan Malone
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Mansfield Town 1, Fleetwood Town 0.
Corner, Fleetwood Town. Conceded by Colin Daniel.
Substitution, Mansfield Town. Ollie Palmer replaces Samuel Clucas.
Attempt missed. Jamie Allen (Fleetwood Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.
Corner, Fleetwood Town. Conceded by Ryan Tafazolli.
Substitution, Fleetwood Town. Jamie Allen replaces Gareth Evans.
Substitution, Mansfield Town. Ben Hutchinson replaces Lee Stevenson.
Attempt saved. Gareth Evans (Fleetwood Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.
Corner, Fleetwood Town. Conceded by Darryl Westlake.
Attempt blocked. Antoni Sarcevic (Fleetwood Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
Gareth Evans (Fleetwood Town) hits the left post with a right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left from a direct free kick.
Foul by Darryl Westlake (Mansfield Town).
Charlie Taylor (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Corner, Fleetwood Town. Conceded by Lee Stevenson.
Attempt saved. Matthew Rhead (Mansfield Town) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
Corner, Mansfield Town. Conceded by Nathan Pond.
Attempt blocked. Samuel Clucas (Mansfield Town) header from the centre of the box is blocked.
Foul by Ryan Tafazolli (Mansfield Town).
Mikael Mandron (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.