National League
AltrinchamAltrincham0AlfretonAlfreton Town1

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

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Altrincham 0, Alfreton Town 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Altrincham 0, Alfreton Town 1.

  3. Post update

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

  4. Post update

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

  5. Post update

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

  6. Post update

    Foul by Simon Richman (Altrincham).

  7. Post update

    Jordan Keane (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Alfreton Town.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Alfreton Town. Jake Sheridan replaces Massiah McDonald.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Tom Marshall (Altrincham).

  11. Post update

    Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

  12. Post update

    Corner, Altrincham.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Simon Richman (Altrincham).

  14. Post update

    Paul Clayton (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Massiah McDonald (Alfreton Town).

  16. Post update

    Shaun Densmore (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

  17. Post update

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

  18. Post update

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

  19. Post update

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

  20. Post update

    Corner, Alfreton Town.

Top Stories