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Notts County 0-0 Coventry City

Notts County remain in the League One relegation places after a goalless draw at home to fellow strugglers Coventry.

Hayden Mullins nearly gave the hosts the lead with a 25-yard shot that was tipped over by keeper Lee Burge.

Adam Barton fired wide for the Sky Blues from close range, before the Magpies struck the post through Garry Thompson's header.

In the closing stages keeper Roy Carroll produced a stunning save to deny Barton from snatching victory.

Notts, in 22nd, are a point away from safety in the drop zone, whilst Coventry are just two points better off in 18th, just a point clear of trouble.

Line-ups

Notts County

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Carroll
  • 28EdwardsBooked at 86mins
  • 5Mullins
  • 6HollisBooked at 90mins
  • 2Dumbuya
  • 8WroeSubstituted forNobleat 73'minutes
  • 4SmithBooked at 45minsSubstituted forBajnerat 75'minutes
  • 13Jones
  • 12Newton
  • 18McCourt
  • 11ThompsonSubstituted forLitaat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Adams
  • 16Noble
  • 17Lita
  • 24Burke
  • 27Bajner
  • 34Williams
  • 35Pilkington

Coventry

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Burge
  • 2Willis
  • 21Martin
  • 22Pennington
  • 30Stokes
  • 19Nouble
  • 11O'Brien
  • 8Ward
  • 16Barton
  • 9ProschwitzSubstituted forOdelusiat 76'minutes
  • 12JacksonSubstituted forMaddisonat 67'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Webster
  • 5Johnson
  • 6Thomas
  • 17Odelusi
  • 18Phillips
  • 33Charles-Cook
  • 36Maddison
Referee:
Jeremy Simpson
Attendance:
6,706

Match Stats

Home TeamNotts CountyAway TeamCoventry
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home7
Away11
Shots on Target
Home1
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away12
Fouls
Home14
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Notts County 0, Coventry City 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Notts County 0, Coventry City 0.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Coventry City. Conceded by Roy Carroll.

  4. Post update

    Attempt saved. Adam Barton (Coventry City) header from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the top left corner.

  5. Booking

    Haydn Hollis (Notts County) is shown the yellow card.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Haydn Hollis (Notts County).

  7. Post update

    Frank Nouble (Coventry City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Gary Jones (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Adam Barton (Coventry City).

  10. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Frank Nouble (Coventry City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Gary Jones (Notts County).

  12. Post update

    James Maddison (Coventry City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Michael Edwards (Notts County).

  14. Post update

    Frank Nouble (Coventry City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Booking

    Michael Edwards (Notts County) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Post update

    Jim O'Brien (Coventry City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Michael Edwards (Notts County).

  18. Post update

    Leroy Lita (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Aaron Martin (Coventry City).

  20. Post update

    Attempt missed. Liam Noble (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bristol City402510576354185
2Preston402311668333580
3MK Dons39219979403972
4Swindon382171065422370
5Sheff Utd4018101258451364
6Chesterfield41189146051963
7Rochdale401851766521459
8Fleetwood411611144544159
9Bradford401512135146557
10Peterborough41176184649-357
11Barnsley41168175457-356
12Doncaster391411144851-353
13Oldham411411165061-1153
14Gillingham411313155761-452
15Walsall401115143642-648
16Port Vale41146214959-1048
17Scunthorpe391211165262-1047
18Coventry411114164455-1147
19Crawley411211184666-2047
20Leyton Orient401210185457-346
21Crewe41137213770-3346
22Notts County401112173952-1345
23Colchester40128205165-1444
24Yeovil4189243167-3633
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