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Altrincham 0-1 Alfreton Town

Alfreton goalkeeper Cameron Dawson saved an injury-time penalty from Altrincham striker Steven Gillespie as the visitors took all three points.

Luke Graham headed the visitors into the lead after 20 minutes.

Kyle Perry shot straight at Dawson before Damian Reeves saw his effort hit the post.

Gillespie was handed a chance to grab a point after Graham fouled him in the area but Dawson was equal to his penalty.

Line-ups

Altrincham

  • 1Coburn
  • 2Densmore
  • 5Havern
  • 16Marshall
  • 6Leather
  • 7Lawrie
  • 25CavanaghSubstituted forWilliamsat 73'minutes
  • 4Moult
  • 11CleeSubstituted forRichmanat 39'minutes
  • 10Reeves
  • 14PerrySubstituted forGillespieat 73'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Richman
  • 9Gillespie
  • 15Wilkinson
  • 17Parton
  • 18Williams

Alfreton

  • 20Dawson
  • 2Wood
  • 25Davies
  • 5Graham
  • 3Rowe-Turner
  • 10Bradley
  • 11Howell
  • 12Shaw
  • 7HicksSubstituted forKeaneat 74'minutes
  • 9Clayton
  • 17McDonaldSubstituted forSheridanat 90'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Courtney
  • 6Smith
  • 14Sheridan
  • 15Keane
  • 18Ironside
Referee:
Adrian Holmes
Attendance:
960

Match Stats

Home TeamAltrinchamAway TeamAlfreton
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home11
Away10
Shots on Target
Home4
Away2
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home8
Away18

Live Text

Match ends, Altrincham 0, Alfreton Town 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Altrincham 0, Alfreton Town 1.

Penalty saved! Steven Gillespie (Altrincham) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.

Penalty conceded by Luke Graham (Alfreton Town) after a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty Altrincham. Steven Gillespie draws a foul in the penalty area.

Foul by Simon Richman (Altrincham).

Jordan Keane (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Substitution

Substitution, Alfreton Town. Jake Sheridan replaces Massiah McDonald.

Foul by Tom Marshall (Altrincham).

Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

Corner, Altrincham.

Foul by Simon Richman (Altrincham).

Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

Foul by Massiah McDonald (Alfreton Town).

Shaun Densmore (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Damian Reeves (Altrincham) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box misses to the left.

Offside, Altrincham. Damian Reeves tries a through ball, but Damian Reeves is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town) left footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Attempt missed. Tom Marshall (Altrincham) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Alfreton Town. Jordan Keane replaces Nathan Hicks.

Substitution

Substitution, Altrincham. Sean Williams replaces Peter Cavanagh.

Substitution

Substitution, Altrincham. Steven Gillespie replaces Kyle Perry.

Corner, Altrincham.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Attempt missed. Kyle Perry (Altrincham) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

Foul by Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town).

Jake Moult (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

Attempt blocked. Massiah McDonald (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Foul by Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town).

Shaun Densmore (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

Offside, Altrincham. Kyle Perry tries a through ball, but Kyle Perry is caught offside.

Offside, Altrincham. Damian Reeves tries a through ball, but Damian Reeves is caught offside.

Foul by Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town).

Gianluca Havern (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Corner, Alfreton Town.

Offside, Altrincham. Kyle Perry tries a through ball, but Kyle Perry is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Damian Reeves (Altrincham) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.

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