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York City 0-1 Bury

Tom Soares
Tom Soares' goal was his fifth of the season

Tom Soares scored the only goal as League Two side Bury earned their sixth win in seven games at York City.

Soares turned in from eight yards out after being picked out by Joe Riley's cross from the right flank.

Emile Sinclair missed from seven yards for the Minstermen, while Nicky Adams blazed over for the visitors.

Jake Hyde came closest to equalising when he found the side netting late on, but Bury survived to move within four points of an automatic promotion spot.

York City manager Russ Wilcox told BBC Radio York:

"I feel like I'm saying the same things week in week out. We're lacking quality, that's why we're not scoring goals.

"They score with their only shot on target and that makes it harder to take for everybody.

"Our work in the final third wasn't good enough. The lads are giving everything for the football club but we need more quality."

Line-ups

York

  • 31Olejnik
  • 2McCoy
  • 15Lowe
  • 38ZubarSubstituted forMcCombeat 75'minutes
  • 3IlesanmiSubstituted forHydeat 73'minutes
  • 29Sinclair
  • 10Penn
  • 17Halliday
  • 7CoulsonSubstituted forCarsonat 70'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 19De Girolamo
  • 30Coulthirst

Substitutes

  • 5McCombe
  • 12Carson
  • 14Montrose
  • 18Platt
  • 20Meikle
  • 24Ingham
  • 39Hyde

Bury

  • 21Pope
  • 23Riley
  • 3McNulty
  • 27CameronBooked at 39mins
  • 11Hussey
  • 6Etuhu
  • 8AdamsSubstituted forJonesat 57'minutes
  • 4TutteSubstituted forHopeat 61'minutes
  • 19Soares
  • 10MayorSubstituted forSedgwickat 81'minutes
  • 18Eaves

Substitutes

  • 2Jones
  • 5El-Abd
  • 7Hope
  • 12Sedgwick
  • 15Lowe
  • 16O'Brien
  • 26Lainton
Referee:
Andy Madley
Attendance:
3,194

Match Stats

Home TeamYorkAway TeamBury
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home9
Away8
Shots on Target
Home1
Away1
Corners
Home7
Away3
Fouls
Home10
Away14

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, York City 0, Bury 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, York City 0, Bury 1.

  3. Post update

    Jimmy McNulty (Bury) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Jake Hyde (York City).

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Craig Jones (Bury) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

  6. Booking

    Josh Carson (York City) is shown the yellow card.

  7. Post update

    Hallam Hope (Bury) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Josh Carson (York City).

  9. Post update

    Jake Hyde (York City) hits the left post with a right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left.

  10. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Diego De Girolamo (York City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

  11. Post update

    Corner, York City. Conceded by Jimmy McNulty.

  12. Post update

    John McCombe (York City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Tom Eaves (Bury).

  14. Post update

    Foul by Shaquile Coulthirst (York City).

  15. Post update

    (Bury) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  16. Post update

    Corner, York City. Conceded by Chris Hussey.

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, Bury. Chris Sedgwick replaces Danny Mayor.

  18. Post update

    Attempt missed. Joe Riley (Bury) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Marvin McCoy (York City).

  20. Post update

    Kelvin Etuhu (Bury) wins a free kick on the left wing.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Burton36217850302070
2Shrewsbury37208954282668
3Wycombe371814554342068
4Bury371971148361264
5Southend361711843331062
6Luton371610114334958
7Stevenage37169125245757
8Newport37169124342157
9Plymouth371681342281456
10Northampton37165165547853
11Exeter371312124951-251
12Portsmouth371213124441349
13Wimbledon371310144849-149
14Morecambe37139153942-348
15Dag & Red37137174551-646
16Mansfield37129163245-1345
17Accrington37136184561-1645
18Cambridge371110165151043
19Oxford Utd371013143843-543
20Carlisle37124214461-1740
21York37716143543-837
22Tranmere37910183950-1137
23Cheltenham37813163453-1937
24Hartlepool3796222857-2933
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