League Two
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Hartlepool United 0-2 Morecambe

Jack Redshaw scored in each half as Morecambe heaped more misery on Hartlepool, who remain at the foot of the Football League.

The Shrimps made their dominance count when Redshaw curled home from 20 yards to break the deadlock after 22 minutes.

Pools failed to find an equaliser in the second half before Kevin Ellison supplied Redshaw for his second of the game.

Hartlepool, without a win in eight games, sit eight points from safety.

Morecambe, meanwhile, registered a first win on their travels in five League Two fixtures.

Line-ups

Hartlepool

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Flinders
  • 2Austin
  • 4Bates
  • 20JonesBooked at 42mins
  • 3HoldenBooked at 80mins
  • 21DuckworthSubstituted forSchmeltzat 62'minutes
  • 8Walker
  • 16Featherstone
  • 7Franks
  • 31Ironside
  • 17FenwickBooked at 35minsSubstituted forComptonat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 11Compton
  • 13Maxted
  • 18Hawkins
  • 22Nearney
  • 24Lanzoni
  • 27Schmeltz
  • 28Green

Morecambe

Formation 3-5-2

  • 30Davies
  • 22Parrish
  • 5Hughes
  • 6Edwards
  • 21McGowan
  • 24McCready
  • 13Goodall
  • 10WilliamsBooked at 90mins
  • 19WilsonSubstituted forBeeleyat 64'minutes
  • 12MullinBooked at 43minsSubstituted forEllisonat 59'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 7Redshaw

Substitutes

  • 2Beeley
  • 3Devitt
  • 4Kenyon
  • 11Ellison
  • 16Drummond
  • 25Arestidou
  • 27Amond
Referee:
Darren Drysdale
Attendance:
4,108

Match Stats

Home TeamHartlepoolAway TeamMorecambe
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home10
Away6
Shots on Target
Home2
Away4
Corners
Home8
Away4
Fouls
Home14
Away9

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Hartlepool United 0, Morecambe 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Hartlepool United 0, Morecambe 2.

  3. Booking

    Kevin Ellison (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

  4. Booking

    Ryan Williams (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Joe Ironside (Hartlepool United).

  6. Post update

    Mark Hughes (Morecambe) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  7. Post update

    Neil Austin (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Shaun Beeley (Morecambe).

  9. Post update

    Corner, Hartlepool United. Conceded by Ryan Edwards.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Sidney Schmeltz (Hartlepool United).

  11. Post update

    Shaun Beeley (Morecambe) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  12. Goal!

    Goal! Hartlepool United 0, Morecambe 2. Jack Redshaw (Morecambe) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Kevin Ellison.

  13. Post update

    Darren Holden (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Kevin Ellison (Morecambe).

  15. Booking

    Darren Holden (Hartlepool United) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Darren Holden (Hartlepool United).

  17. Post update

    Ryan Williams (Morecambe) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Sidney Schmeltz (Hartlepool United).

  19. Post update

    Shaun Beeley (Morecambe) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Hartlepool United. Conceded by Aaron McGowan.