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Macclesfield Town 2-0 Eastleigh

Macclesfield maintained their unbeaten Conference record with victory over high-flying Eastleigh.

Domaine Rouse met Scott Barrow's centre and his header from a tight angle opened the scoring for the hosts.

Paul Lewis doubled Macclesfield's advantage with a diving header from a Paul Turnbull cross.

James Constable and Craig McAllister had efforts saved as Eastleigh threatened a late fightback but the hosts hung on for all three points.

Line-ups

Macclesfield

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Taylor
  • 4Waterfall
  • 2HallsBooked at 40mins
  • 3Barrow
  • 5Pilkington
  • 8Lewis
  • 11Moke
  • 6Turnbull
  • 14Gnahoua
  • 10Fairhurst
  • 19Rouse

Substitutes

  • 7Lavelle-Moore
  • 12Cowan
  • 15Haining
  • 18González Díaz
  • 20Branagan

Eastleigh

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Flitney
  • 17Reid
  • 23Fry
  • 5Beckwith
  • 4CollinsSubstituted forWrightat 46'minutes
  • 16Evans
  • 10ReasonBooked at 45mins
  • 9Constable
  • 14Strevens
  • 13FleetwoodBooked at 40minsSubstituted forOdubadeat 46'minutes
  • 12MidsonSubstituted forMcAllisterat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Todd
  • 7Odubade
  • 11McAllister
  • 19Wright
  • 21Noice
Referee:
Robert Jones
Attendance:
1,284

Match Stats

Home TeamMacclesfieldAway TeamEastleigh
Possession
Home60%
Away40%
Shots
Home10
Away10
Shots on Target
Home4
Away4
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home6
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Macclesfield Town 2, Eastleigh 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Macclesfield Town 2, Eastleigh 0.

  3. Post update

    Offside, Macclesfield Town. Adriano Moke tries a through ball, but Adriano Moke is caught offside.

  4. Post update

    Attempt saved. Craig McAllister (Eastleigh) header from the right side of the box is saved.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Waide Fairhurst (Macclesfield Town).

  6. Post update

    Matt Fry (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Will Evans (Eastleigh) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Will Evans (Eastleigh).

  9. Post update

    Scott Barrow (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Eastleigh.

  11. Post update

    Attempt saved. James Constable (Eastleigh) right footed shot from outside the box is saved. Assisted by Ross Flitney.

  12. Post update

    Offside, Macclesfield Town. Scott Barrow tries a through ball, but Scott Barrow is caught offside.

  13. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ben Wright (Eastleigh) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right from a direct free kick.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Luke Waterfall (Macclesfield Town).

  15. Post update

    Craig McAllister (Eastleigh) wins a free kick.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Will Evans (Eastleigh).

  17. Post update

    Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  18. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  19. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ben Wright (Eastleigh) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Eastleigh.

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