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Torquay United 1-2 Barnet

Barnet extended their lead at the top of the Conference table to nine points with victory at Torquay, despite both sides finishing with 10 men.

Mauro Vilhete put the visitors in front before seeing Bondz N'Gala dismissed for a professional foul on Ryan Bowman.

Torquay then saw Aaron Downes sent off for a trip in the box on John Akinde, who doubled his side's lead from the resulting penalty.

Courtney Richards netted a late long-range consolation but Barnet held on.

Line-ups

Torquay

  • 1RiceBooked at 25mins
  • 29Berry
  • 4DownesBooked at 39mins
  • 5Pearce
  • 25Ives
  • 12ChapellSubstituted forYeomanat 64'minutes
  • 8Young
  • 16Richards
  • 10Ajala
  • 7BriscoeSubstituted forMacDonaldat 44'minutesBooked at 85mins
  • 9BowmanSubstituted forOfori-Acheampongat 49'minutes

Substitutes

  • 14Yeoman
  • 21MacDonald
  • 22McQuilkin
  • 23Seabright
  • 24Ofori-Acheampong

Barnet

  • 1StackBooked at 90mins
  • 2Yiadom
  • 4Saville
  • 5N'GalaBooked at 32mins
  • 3Johnson
  • 16VilheteBooked at 48mins
  • 8Weston
  • 14Togwell
  • 11CookSubstituted forHuntat 58'minutes
  • 9AkindeSubstituted forNurseat 68'minutes
  • 10MacDonaldSubstituted forStephensat 33'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Stephens
  • 18Gambin
  • 20Nurse
  • 28Hunt
  • 31Mensah
Referee:
Brett Huxtable
Attendance:
1,933

Match Stats

Home TeamTorquayAway TeamBarnet
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home15
Away10
Shots on Target
Home4
Away5
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home12
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Torquay United 1, Barnet 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Torquay United 1, Barnet 2.

Foul by Angus MacDonald (Torquay United).

David Stephens (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Booking

Graham Stack (Barnet) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Goal!

Goal! Torquay United 1, Barnet 2. Courtney Richards (Torquay United) right footed shot from outside the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Luke Young.

Attempt missed. Luke Young (Torquay United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Foul by Duane Ofori-Acheampong (Torquay United).

David Stephens (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Offside, Torquay United. Duane Ofori-Acheampong tries a through ball, but Duane Ofori-Acheampong is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Duane Ofori-Acheampong (Torquay United) header from the right side of the box is saved. Assisted by Angus MacDonald with a cross.

Corner, Torquay United.

Booking

Angus MacDonald (Torquay United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Angus MacDonald (Torquay United).

Jon Nurse (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Foul by Krystian Pearce (Torquay United).

Jon Nurse (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Jon Nurse (Barnet) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Attempt blocked. Mauro Vilhete (Barnet) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Courtney Richards (Torquay United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Offside, Barnet. Curtis Weston tries a through ball, but Curtis Weston is caught offside.

Foul by Krystian Pearce (Torquay United).

David Hunt (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Corner, Torquay United.

Foul by Mauro Vilhete (Barnet).

Luke Young (Torquay United) wins a free kick.

Foul by Durrell Berry (Torquay United).

Mauro Vilhete (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Barnet. Jon Nurse replaces John Akinde.

Curtis Weston (Barnet) hits the bar with a right footed shot from the right side of the box.

Substitution

Substitution, Torquay United. Ashley Yeoman replaces Jordan Chapell.

Corner, Barnet.

Attempt missed. Courtney Richards (Torquay United) header from a difficult angle on the left is too high. Assisted by Luke Young.

Corner, Torquay United.

Substitution

Substitution, Barnet. David Hunt replaces Lee Cook.

Attempt missed. Levi Ives (Torquay United) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Toby Ajala (Torquay United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Attempt blocked. Luke Young (Torquay United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Sam Togwell (Barnet).

Courtney Richards (Torquay United) wins a free kick.

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