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Barnet 1-2 Lincoln City

Hamza Bencherif
Hamza Bencherif scored his first goal for Lincoln in nearly seven years

Goals from Jordan Burrow and Hamza Bencherif secured victory for Lincoln City over Barnet in the Conference.

Burrow headed the Imps into an early lead as he met Sean Newton's deep cross at the far post.

Bencherif, who returned for a second spell at Lincoln this summer, nodded in a Jon Nolan cross to double the lead.

Keanu Marsh-Brown replied for Barnet when he lashed home Charlie MacDonald's cross, but the Bees could not find an equaliser.

Line-ups

Barnet

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Stack
  • 3JohnsonSubstituted forMuggletonat 46'minutes
  • 2Yiadom
  • 14TogwellSubstituted forVilheteat 46'minutes
  • 5N'GalaBooked at 64mins
  • 6Stephens
  • 11CookSubstituted forGambinat 61'minutes
  • 8Weston
  • 10MacDonald
  • 9AkindeBooked at 75mins
  • 7Marsh-Brown

Substitutes

  • 4Saville
  • 16Vilhete
  • 17Muggleton
  • 18Gambin
  • 19Lowe

Lincoln City

Formation 4-4-2

  • 26Townsend
  • 3Newton
  • 6Diagne
  • 14Nolan
  • 23Brown
  • 17Caprice
  • 12MendyBooked at 76mins
  • 5Bencherif
  • 11Tomlinson
  • 9Burrow
  • 8PowerSubstituted forMarshallat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Farman
  • 7Kabba
  • 10Ledsham
  • 16Robinson
  • 22Marshall
Referee:
Craig Hicks
Attendance:
1,529

Match Stats

Home TeamBarnetAway TeamLincoln City
Possession
Home43%
Away57%
Shots
Home19
Away10
Shots on Target
Home9
Away2
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home11
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Barnet 1, Lincoln City 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Barnet 1, Lincoln City 2.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. John Akinde (Barnet) header from the left side of the six yard box is too high. Assisted by Keanu Marsh-Brown.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Barnet.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Barnet.

  6. Post update

    Attempt missed. Mauro Vilhete (Barnet) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  7. Post update

    Attempt saved. John Akinde (Barnet) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

  8. Post update

    Attempt saved. Charlie MacDonald (Barnet) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Lincoln City. Marcus Marshall replaces Alan Power.

  10. Post update

    Attempt missed. Keanu Marsh-Brown (Barnet) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Charlie MacDonald (Barnet).

  12. Post update

    Nick Townsend (Lincoln City) wins a free kick.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Barnet.

  14. Post update

    Hand ball by Alan Power (Lincoln City).

  15. Post update

    Foul by Nathaniel Brown (Lincoln City).

  16. Post update

    John Akinde (Barnet) wins a free kick.

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  18. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  19. Post update

    Offside, Lincoln City. Ben Tomlinson tries a through ball, but Ben Tomlinson is caught offside.

  20. Booking

    Arnaud Mendy (Lincoln City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

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