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Nuneaton Town 0-3 Eastleigh

Conference Premier new boys Eastleigh got their season off to the perfect start with victory at Nuneaton.

Jorrin John hit the crossbar for the hosts before Jai Reason tapped home under keeper Reice Charles-Cook to break the deadlock.

Eastleigh doubled their lead when Craig Stanley pounced on the rebound after Jack Dyer had cleared off the line.

Ben Strevens hit a third from close range while Nuneaton's James Armson had a shot cleared off the line.

Line-ups

Nuneaton

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Charles-Cook
  • 3FranklinSubstituted forBrownat 63'minutes
  • 4CowanSubstituted forGordonat 68'minutes
  • 5Dean
  • 11StreeteBooked at 66mins
  • 7Armson
  • 6Walker
  • 8John
  • 22DyerSubstituted forHutchinsonat 61'minutes
  • 16Vieira
  • 10Brown

Substitutes

  • 2Starosta
  • 9Hutchinson
  • 15Gordon
  • 18Brown
  • 19Wren

Eastleigh

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Flitney
  • 2SpenceBooked at 50mins
  • 5Beckwith
  • 3Green
  • 17Reid
  • 10Reason
  • 8StanleySubstituted forWrightat 80'minutes
  • 14Strevens
  • 13Fleetwood
  • 12MidsonSubstituted forMcAllisterat 61'minutes
  • 9ConstableSubstituted forEvansat 75'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Odubade
  • 11McAllister
  • 16Evans
  • 19Wright
  • 21Noice
Referee:
Stephen Ross
Attendance:
935

Match Stats

Home TeamNuneatonAway TeamEastleigh
Possession
Home51%
Away49%
Shots
Home7
Away14
Shots on Target
Home1
Away3
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home3
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Nuneaton Town 0, Eastleigh 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Nuneaton Town 0, Eastleigh 3.

  3. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Jai Reason (Eastleigh) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is blocked.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Eastleigh.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Will Evans (Eastleigh).

  6. Post update

    Anton Brown (Nuneaton Town) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Offside, Nuneaton Town. Magno Vieira tries a through ball, but Magno Vieira is caught offside.

  8. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ben Wright (Eastleigh) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Stuart Fleetwood (Eastleigh).

  10. Post update

    Delroy Gordon (Nuneaton Town) wins a free kick.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Eastleigh. Ben Wright replaces Craig Stanley because of an injury.

  12. Post update

    Attempt saved. Adam Walker (Nuneaton Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by James Armson with a cross.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Eastleigh. Will Evans replaces James Constable.

  14. Goal!

    Goal! Nuneaton Town 0, Eastleigh 3. Ben Strevens (Eastleigh) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal.

  15. Post update

    Offside, Nuneaton Town. Andy Brown tries a through ball, but Andy Brown is caught offside.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Nuneaton Town. Delroy Gordon replaces Gavin Cowan.

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Magno Vieira (Nuneaton Town) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Ben Hutchinson with a cross.

  18. Booking

    Theo Streete (Nuneaton Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Theo Streete (Nuneaton Town).

  20. Post update

    Daniel Spence (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

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