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Morecambe 2-1 Yeovil Town

Morecambe came back from a goal down to beat struggling Yeovil Town.

The Glovers took the lead after the break when defender Darren Ward bundled home after the hosts failed to clear a corner.

Winger Kevin Ellison showed neat feet to turn and fire home from 12 yards out to equalise for The Shrimps.

Morecambe won it in the 80th minute when top scorer Shaun Miller drifted in and hit an unstoppable curling effort beyond goalkeeper Artur Krysiak.

Line-ups

Morecambe

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Roche
  • 22Parrish
  • 5Dugdale
  • 6Edwards
  • 19Wilson
  • 4Kenyon
  • 17FlemingBooked at 17mins
  • 7DevittBooked at 37minsSubstituted forGoodallat 89'minutes
  • 15WildigSubstituted forMullinat 48'minutes
  • 11Ellison
  • 16MillerBooked at 87mins

Substitutes

  • 10Molyneux
  • 12Mullin
  • 13Goodall
  • 23Doyle
  • 24Conlan
  • 25Hedley
  • 30O'Hara

Yeovil

Formation 4-3-3

  • 1Krysiak
  • 24Roberts
  • 6Sokolik
  • 26WardBooked at 7mins
  • 11Dickson
  • 25WalshBooked at 74minsSubstituted forCampbellat 86'minutes
  • 2Tozer
  • 4Dolan
  • 14ComptonSubstituted forAllenat 80'minutes
  • 10JeffersSubstituted forBirdat 90+1'minutes
  • 39ZokoBooked at 79mins

Substitutes

  • 3Smith
  • 8Laird
  • 9Bird
  • 12Weale
  • 16Campbell
  • 19Allen
  • 21Lacey
Referee:
Scott Duncan
Attendance:
1,340

Match Stats

Home TeamMorecambeAway TeamYeovil
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home20
Away16
Shots on Target
Home7
Away6
Corners
Home6
Away12
Fouls
Home7
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Morecambe 2, Yeovil Town 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Morecambe 2, Yeovil Town 1.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Iffy Allen (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Laurence Wilson.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Kevin Ellison.

  6. Post update

    Hand ball by Andrew Fleming (Morecambe).

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Yeovil Town. Ryan Bird replaces Shaun Jeffers.

  8. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ben Tozer (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Morecambe. Alan Goodall replaces Jamie Devitt.

  10. Booking

    Shaun Miller (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Yeovil Town. Tahvon Campbell replaces Liam Walsh.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jamie Devitt (Morecambe) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Morecambe. Conceded by Matthew Dolan.

  14. Post update

    Jamie Devitt (Morecambe) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Liam Walsh (Yeovil Town).

  16. Post update

    Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Ryan Edwards.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ben Tozer (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

  18. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Matthew Dolan (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  19. Post update

    Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Adam Dugdale.

  20. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Francois Zoko (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is blocked.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Plymouth27174642241855
2Northampton26174546301655
3Oxford Utd25139340211948
4Portsmouth251111344222244
5Bristol Rovers26134936261043
6Wycombe2511773225740
7Accrington22116538261239
8Wimbledon2610973832639
9Mansfield2610883628838
10Carlisle2410864239338
11Leyton Orient2691074138337
12Cambridge27107103939037
13Morecambe25105104543235
14Exeter2697103539-434
15Crawley27104133345-1234
16Notts County2596103844-633
17Barnet2795133644-832
18Luton2687113838031
19Stevenage2769123750-1327
20Newport2558122839-1123
21Hartlepool2272132135-1423
22Dag & Red2647152747-2019
23Yeovil2638152440-1617
24York2537152648-2216
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