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Alfreton Town 1-5 Macclesfield Town

Matthew Barnes-Homer
Macclesfield came from behind to thrash Alfreton

Matthew Barnes-Homer scored twice as Macclesfield moved to second with an emphatic victory at Alfreton.

The hosts had taken an early lead with Bradley Wood winning and converting a penalty.

But Barnes-Homer turned in Scott Barrow's cross before giving Macclesfield the lead.

Danny Whitaker, Chris Holroyd and Denny Johnstone added further goals with Waide Fairhurst also missing a penalty after Whitaker had been brought down.

Line-ups

Alfreton

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Willis
  • 26Byrne
  • 5Graham
  • 10Bradley
  • 4CourtneyBooked at 68mins
  • 3Rowe-Turner
  • 2WoodSubstituted forClaytonat 54'minutes
  • 27JohnstonBooked at 60minsSubstituted forHicksat 89'minutes
  • 11Howell
  • 12ShawSubstituted forSheridanat 71'minutes
  • 23Hawley

Substitutes

  • 7Hicks
  • 9Clayton
  • 14Sheridan
  • 15Keane
  • 24Lamb

Macclesfield

Formation 4-4-1-1

  • 1Taylor
  • 2Halls
  • 5Pilkington
  • 3Barrow
  • 31Hogan
  • 23Whitaker
  • 11Moke
  • 6Turnbull
  • 10FairhurstSubstituted forJohnstoneat 76'minutes
  • 29Barnes-Homer
  • 9Holroyd

Substitutes

  • 12Cowan
  • 14Gnahoua
  • 20Branagan
  • 28Grant
  • 32Johnstone
Referee:
Jason Whiteley
Attendance:
664

Match Stats

Home TeamAlfretonAway TeamMacclesfield
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home9
Away11
Shots on Target
Home4
Away9
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home6
Away7

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Alfreton Town 1, Macclesfield Town 5.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Alfreton Town 1, Macclesfield Town 5.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Anthony Howell.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Alfreton Town.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Danny Whitaker (Macclesfield Town).

  6. Post update

    Duane Courtney (Alfreton Town) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Danny Bradley (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Alfreton Town. Nathan Hicks replaces John Johnston.

  9. Post update

    Attempt saved. Adriano Moke (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Paul Turnbull.

  10. Post update

    Corner, Macclesfield Town.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Anthony Howell (Alfreton Town).

  12. Post update

    Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  13. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Danny Bradley (Alfreton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  14. Goal!

    Goal! Alfreton Town 1, Macclesfield Town 5. Denny Johnstone (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Andy Halls.

  15. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Macclesfield Town.

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Anthony Howell (Alfreton Town) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Jake Sheridan.

  18. Post update

    Corner, Alfreton Town.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Denny Johnstone replaces Waide Fairhurst.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town).

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