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Barnet 3-1 Macclesfield Town

Curtis Weston
Curtis Weston has now scored two goals this season

Conference leaders Barnet came from behind to defeat Macclesfield at home.

Adriano Moke fizzed a 25-yard shot into the bottom corner to give the fifth-placed visitors the lead, before the hosts staged a second-half fightback.

Andy Yiadom levelled for Barnet when he tapped in from close range, before John Akinde gave them the lead, heading in Luisma Villa's excellent cross.

Curtis Weston completed the scoring with a calm finish from 12 yards to help send Barnet eight points clear.

Line-ups

Barnet

  • 1Stack
  • 2Yiadom
  • 5N'Gala
  • 4SavilleBooked at 48mins
  • 3Johnson
  • 15Villa LopezSubstituted forHuntat 62'minutes
  • 8Weston
  • 14Togwell
  • 11CookSubstituted forStephensat 84'minutes
  • 9Akinde
  • 10MacDonaldSubstituted forMensahat 80'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Stephens
  • 18Gambin
  • 28Hunt
  • 31Mensah
  • 32Spiegel

Macclesfield

  • 1Taylor
  • 31Hogan
  • 3Barrow
  • 28Grant
  • 5Pilkington
  • 6TurnbullSubstituted forBaileyat 90+4'minutes
  • 11MokeBooked at 39mins
  • 23Whitaker
  • 9HolroydSubstituted forGnahouaat 64'minutes
  • 10FairhurstSubstituted forJohnstoneat 64'minutes
  • 29Barnes-Homer

Substitutes

  • 12Cowan
  • 14Gnahoua
  • 20Branagan
  • 30Bailey
  • 33Johnstone
Referee:
Richard Martin
Attendance:
1,610

Match Stats

Home TeamBarnetAway TeamMacclesfield
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home6
Away2
Shots on Target
Home6
Away1
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home4
Away6

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Barnet 3, Macclesfield Town 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Barnet 3, Macclesfield Town 1.

  3. Substitution

    Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Will Bailey replaces Paul Turnbull.

  4. Goal!

    Goal! Barnet 3, Macclesfield Town 1. Curtis Weston (Barnet) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by John Akinde.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town).

  6. Post update

    Bondz N'Gala (Barnet) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Offside, Barnet. John Akinde tries a through ball, but John Akinde is caught offside.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Barnet. David Stephens replaces Lee Cook.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Barnet. Bernard Mensah replaces Charlie MacDonald.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Sam Togwell (Barnet).

  11. Post update

    Adriano Moke (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  12. Post update

    Hand ball by Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town).

  13. Post update

    Foul by Danny Whitaker (Macclesfield Town).

  14. Post update

    Curtis Weston (Barnet) wins a free kick.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town).

  16. Post update

    Jack Saville (Barnet) wins a free kick.

  17. Post update

    Corner, Macclesfield Town.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Arthur Gnahoua replaces Chris Holroyd.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Denny Johnstone replaces Waide Fairhurst.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Barnet. David Hunt replaces Luisma.