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FC Halifax Town 2-0 Alfreton Town

FC Halifax ended their three-game losing run with victory over Conference strugglers Alfreton Town.

Scott Boden's early shot was blocked by Luke Graham as the home side dominated the first half.

Lois Maynard gave Halifax the lead midway through the second period, slotting home Paul Marshall's corner from inside the box.

Substitute Jamie Jackson then powerfully struck a high shot into the centre of the goal to ensure victory.

Line-ups

Halifax

Formation 4-3-3

  • 27Glennon
  • 15Roberts
  • 4Roberts
  • 6Ainge
  • 3McManus
  • 20Maynard
  • 8Marshall
  • 36HatfieldSubstituted forJacksonat 72'minutes
  • 10Dyer
  • 12PeniketSubstituted forSmithat 46'minutes
  • 19Boden

Substitutes

  • 1Senior
  • 2Bolton
  • 7Smith
  • 9Jackson
  • 22Schofield

Alfreton

Formation 4-5-1

  • 20Johnson
  • 2WoodSubstituted forJohnstonat 84'minutes
  • 26Byrne
  • 25DaviesBooked at 89mins
  • 5Graham
  • 10Bradley
  • 4CourtneyBooked at 88mins
  • 3Rowe-TurnerBooked at 16mins
  • 12Shaw
  • 11HowellBooked at 58minsSubstituted forMcDonaldat 70'minutes
  • 23Hawley

Substitutes

  • 9Clayton
  • 15Keane
  • 17McDonald
  • 24Lamb
  • 27Johnston
Referee:
Robert Jones
Attendance:
1,198

Match Stats

Home TeamHalifaxAway TeamAlfreton
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home16
Away3
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home8
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, FC Halifax Town 2, Alfreton Town 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, FC Halifax Town 2, Alfreton Town 0.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Alfreton Town.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Adam Smith (FC Halifax Town).

  5. Post update

    Lathanial Rowe-Turner (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

  6. Post update

    Corner, Alfreton Town.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Marc Roberts (FC Halifax Town).

  8. Post update

    Tom Shaw (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

  9. Booking

    Tom Davies (Alfreton Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Tom Davies (Alfreton Town).

  11. Post update

    Ross Dyer (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

  12. Booking

    Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town).

  14. Post update

    Scott McManus (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

  15. Post update

    Corner, Alfreton Town.

  16. Post update

    Attempt saved. Tom Shaw (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Danny Bradley (Alfreton Town).

  18. Post update

    Kevin Roberts (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

  19. Goal!

    Goal! FC Halifax Town 2, Alfreton Town 0. Jamie Jackson (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the high centre of the goal.

  20. Post update

    Hand ball by Lathanial Rowe-Turner (Alfreton Town).

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