Match ends, Altrincham 0, Gateshead 1.
Midfielder Jamie Chandler scored the game's only goal as Gateshead narrowly defeated Altrincham.
Chandler struck just before half-time, heading in Marcus Maddison's cross via the underside of the bar.
The home side fought for an equaliser and Peter Cavanagh put a free-kick narrowly over.
Gateshead goalkeeper Alex Baird had to be on form to keep out Sean Williams' shot and a Damian Reeves header as the Heed held out for the three points.
- 4MoultBooked at 63minsSubstituted forPerryat 85'minutes
- 6LeatherBooked at 68mins
- 18WilliamsBooked at 11minsSubstituted forWilkinsonat 81'minutes
- 7LawrieSubstituted forGillespieat 66'minutesBooked at 72mins
- 25CavanaghBooked at 45mins
- 18O'DonnellSubstituted forAllanat 74'minutes
- 5CurtisBooked at 55mins
- 8TurnbullBooked at 20minsSubstituted forRamshawat 63'minutes
- 11MaddisonSubstituted forBaxterat 88'minutes
- John Brooks
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Altrincham 0, Gateshead 1.
Attempt saved. Rob Ramshaw (Gateshead) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved.
Foul by Rob Ramshaw (Gateshead).
Peter Cavanagh (Altrincham) wins a free kick.
Foul by Craig Baxter (Gateshead).
Scott Leather (Altrincham) wins a free kick.
Attempt missed. Alex Rodman (Gateshead) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left.
Attempt missed. Rob Ramshaw (Gateshead) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.
Attempt saved. Alex Rodman (Gateshead) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
Substitution, Gateshead. Craig Baxter replaces Marcus Maddison.
Attempt missed. Greg Wilkinson (Altrincham) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Adam Griffin.
Substitution, Altrincham. Kyle Perry replaces Jake Moult.
Offside, Altrincham. Steven Gillespie tries a through ball, but Steven Gillespie is caught offside.
Substitution, Altrincham. Greg Wilkinson replaces Sean Williams.
Foul by John Oster (Gateshead).
Simon Richman (Altrincham) wins a free kick.