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Macclesfield Town 3-0 Lincoln City

Matthew Barnes-Homer
Matthew Barnes-Homer has scored six goals for Macclesfield this season

Macclesfield moved up to second place in the Conference with a comfortable win against Lincoln.

Delano Sam-Yorke fired inches wide for the Imps before the home side took the lead after Denny Johnstone turned in Andy Halls' low cross.

The Silkmen extended their lead when Waide Fairhurst's corner was poked home by Paul Lewis.

Macclesfield made the game safe as substitute Matthew Barnes-Homer slid in to make it three at the death.

Line-ups

Macclesfield

Formation 4-3-3

  • 1Taylor
  • 2Halls
  • 5Pilkington
  • 28Grant
  • 3Barrow
  • 6TurnbullBooked at 63mins
  • 8LewisBooked at 14mins
  • 11Moke
  • 15HainingBooked at 40minsSubstituted forRoweat 51'minutes
  • 10FairhurstSubstituted forBarnes-Homerat 70'minutes
  • 32Johnstone

Substitutes

  • 12Cowan
  • 20Branagan
  • 27Adeloye
  • 29Barnes-Homer
  • 34Rowe

Lincoln City

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Farman
  • 17Caprice
  • 5Bencherif
  • 23Brown
  • 3Newton
  • 20AdamsSubstituted forRobinsonat 49'minutes
  • 8PowerBooked at 43mins
  • 12Mendy
  • 22Marshall
  • 15Sam-YorkeSubstituted forBurrowat 73'minutes
  • 11Tomlinson

Substitutes

  • 4Jordan
  • 9Burrow
  • 16Robinson
  • 25Waite
  • 31Preece
Referee:
Robert Jones

Match Stats

Home TeamMacclesfieldAway TeamLincoln City
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home12
Away11
Shots on Target
Home7
Away4
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home10
Away6

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Macclesfield Town 3, Lincoln City 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Macclesfield Town 3, Lincoln City 0.

  3. Goal!

    Goal! Macclesfield Town 3, Lincoln City 0. Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Danny M. Rowe with a cross.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Macclesfield Town.

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  6. Post update

    Attempt missed. Marcus Marshall (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  8. Post update

    Attempt saved. Adriano Moke (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  9. Post update

    Attempt missed. Denny Johnstone (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Danny M. Rowe with a cross.

  10. Post update

    Attempt saved. Nathaniel Brown (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Alan Power (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  12. Post update

    Hand ball by Danny M. Rowe (Macclesfield Town).

  13. Post update

    Attempt saved. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

  14. Post update

    Attempt saved. Denny Johnstone (Macclesfield Town) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Adriano Moke with a cross.

  15. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Lincoln City. Jordan Burrow replaces Delano Sam-Yorke.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Jake Caprice (Lincoln City).

  18. Post update

    Scott Barrow (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  19. Post update

    Attempt saved. Paul Lewis (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Matthew Barnes-Homer replaces Waide Fairhurst.

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