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Notts County 0-2 Mansfield Town

Mansfield Town players celebrate Chris Clements's first-half goal
Chris Clements is congratulated by his Mansfield team-mates on his 36th-minute goal

Mansfield took the bragging rights in the Nottinghamshire derby as goals in either half gave them an away win at Notts County in League Two.

Chris Clements opened the scoring in the first half with a left-footed shot after Matt Green's through ball.

Defender Ryan Tafazolli headed past Notts County goalkeeper Roy Carroll to double the lead in the closing minutes from Malvind Benning's cross.

The result means Mansfield remain unbeaten at Meadow Lane for 18 years.

Line-ups

Notts County

  • 1Carroll
  • 5Bennett
  • 32SprockelBooked at 21minsSubstituted forHollisat 48'minutes
  • 31Audel
  • 3Adams
  • 33Opoku AborahBooked at 66mins
  • 27Jenner
  • 15ThompsonSubstituted forSpencerat 45'minutes
  • 16NobleBooked at 64mins
  • 25De SilvaSubstituted forBurkeat 45'minutes
  • 30Stead

Substitutes

  • 6Hollis
  • 9Spencer
  • 11Snijders
  • 13Loach
  • 17Sharpe
  • 24Campbell
  • 26Burke

Mansfield

  • 12Jensen
  • 16HuntBooked at 65mins
  • 5Pearce
  • 15TafazolliBooked at 22mins
  • 3Benning
  • 7Chapman
  • 14ThomasBooked at 3minsSubstituted forThomasat 54'minutes
  • 8Clements
  • 4RoseBooked at 38minsSubstituted forMcGuireat 85'minutes
  • 19Lambe
  • 10GreenSubstituted forBeardsleyat 77'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Marsden
  • 9Beardsley
  • 11Westcarr
  • 18Yussuf
  • 20Thomas
  • 24McGuire
  • 26Caton
Referee:
Tim Robinson
Attendance:
10,074

Match Stats

Home TeamNotts CountyAway TeamMansfield
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home13
Away10
Shots on Target
Home4
Away4
Corners
Home3
Away5
Fouls
Home14
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Notts County 0, Mansfield Town 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Notts County 0, Mansfield Town 2.

Attempt missed. Thierry Audel (Notts County) header from the centre of the box is too high following a set piece situation.

James Spencer (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jamie McGuire (Mansfield Town).

Attempt saved. James Spencer (Notts County) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Nicky Hunt.

Foul by Scott Bennett (Notts County).

Reggie Lambe (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Chris Beardsley (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Stanley Aborah (Notts County).

Attempt missed. Blair Adams (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Mansfield Town. Jamie McGuire replaces Mitch Rose.

James Spencer (Notts County) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Chris Clements (Mansfield Town).

Attempt saved. Stanley Aborah (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Notts County 0, Mansfield Town 2. Ryan Tafazolli (Mansfield Town) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Malvind Benning following a set piece situation.

Foul by Scott Bennett (Notts County).

Chris Beardsley (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. James Spencer (Notts County) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Jon Stead (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ryan Tafazolli (Mansfield Town).

Attempt missed. Stanley Aborah (Notts County) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Mansfield Town. Chris Beardsley replaces Matt Green.

Stanley Aborah (Notts County) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jack Thomas (Mansfield Town).

Foul by Julian Jenner (Notts County).

Jack Thomas (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Liam Noble (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Chris Clements (Mansfield Town).

Reggie Lambe (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Scott Bennett (Notts County).

Attempt missed. Haydn Hollis (Notts County) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is too high following a corner.

Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Malvind Benning.

Attempt missed. Matt Green (Mansfield Town) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Booking

Stanley Aborah (Notts County) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Stanley Aborah (Notts County).

Mitch Rose (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Haydn Hollis (Notts County) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Matt Green (Mansfield Town).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Mansfield21103124
2Cambridge11003033
3Portsmouth11003033
4Wycombe11003033
5Hartlepool11002023
6Leyton Orient11002023
7Plymouth11002023
8Exeter11003213
9Northampton11001013
10Notts County21012203
11Accrington10101101
12Carlisle10101101
13Crawley10101101
14Luton10101101
15Oxford Utd10101101
16Yeovil100123-10
17Bristol Rovers100101-10
18Wimbledon100102-20
19Barnet100102-20
20Morecambe100102-20
21Stevenage100102-20
22Dag & Red100103-30
23Newport100103-30
24York100103-30
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