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Morecambe 1-2 Carlisle United

Derek Asamoah
Derek Asamoah scored within four minutes of coming on

Carlisle United scored twice in two second-half minutes to earn a late fightback victory over Morecambe.

Morecambe hit the woodwork twice early on through Ryan Edwards' looping header and Kevin Ellison's follow-up shot, before Ellison ran through to score.

But in a second half delayed by a fire alarm,external-link which also caused some fans to be evacuated, the visitors won the points in dramatic fashion.

Charlie Wyke netted from the penalty spot and Derek Asamoah hit the winner.

Wyke's spot-kick was awarded after substitute Aaron McGowan was adjudged to have pulled back Wyke.

And while Morecambe were still recovering, Wyke teed up substitute Asamoah who netted from close range.

Line-ups

Morecambe

  • 1Roche
  • 6EdwardsBooked at 90mins
  • 13Goodall
  • 23Doyle
  • 9Barkhuizen
  • 4KenyonBooked at 85mins
  • 15Wildig
  • 2Beeley
  • 7DevittSubstituted forMolyneuxat 79'minutes
  • 12MullinSubstituted forMcGowanat 79'minutes
  • 11Ellison

Substitutes

  • 3McGowan
  • 10Molyneux
  • 14Bondswell
  • 18Bailey
  • 19Wilson
  • 30O'Hara

Carlisle

  • 13Hanford
  • 44McQueenSubstituted forAsamoahat 80'minutes
  • 5RaynesBooked at 49mins
  • 27Ellis
  • 26Gillesphey
  • 17Gilliead
  • 7Kennedy
  • 15ComleySubstituted forJoyceat 46'minutes
  • 24HopeSubstituted forHéryat 80'minutes
  • 9Wyke
  • 14Ibehre

Substitutes

  • 4Joyce
  • 10Héry
  • 11Brough
  • 21Rigg
  • 23Thompson
  • 25Asamoah
  • 40Bacon
Referee:
Darren Drysdale
Attendance:
3,070

Match Stats

Home TeamMorecambeAway TeamCarlisle
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home13
Away14
Shots on Target
Home3
Away7
Corners
Home1
Away2
Fouls
Home7
Away6

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Morecambe 1, Carlisle United 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Morecambe 1, Carlisle United 2.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Aaron Wildig (Morecambe).

  4. Post update

    Alex Gilliead (Carlisle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Shaun Beeley (Morecambe) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Derek Asamoah (Carlisle United).

  7. Post update

    Foul by Shaun Beeley (Morecambe).

  8. Post update

    Derek Asamoah (Carlisle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  9. Booking

    Ryan Edwards (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Tom Barkhuizen (Morecambe).

  11. Post update

    Jason Kennedy (Carlisle United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Bastien Héry (Carlisle United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  13. Booking

    Alex Kenyon (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  14. Goal!

    Goal! Morecambe 1, Carlisle United 2. Derek Asamoah (Carlisle United) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner.

  15. Goal!

    Goal! Morecambe 1, Carlisle United 1. Charlie Wyke (Carlisle United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

  16. Post update

    Penalty conceded by Tom Barkhuizen (Morecambe) after a foul in the penalty area.

  17. Post update

    Penalty Carlisle United. Luke Joyce draws a foul in the penalty area.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Carlisle United. Derek Asamoah replaces Alex McQueen.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Carlisle United. Bastien Héry replaces Hallam Hope.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Morecambe. Lee Molyneux replaces Jamie Devitt.

As It Stood

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2Plymouth33197748272164
3Oxford Utd331710655322361
4Accrington31168755381756
5Portsmouth321313651292252
6Wycombe32157103730752
7Leyton Orient33141094945452
8Wimbledon32149950391151
9Mansfield34149114640651
10Bristol Rovers32155124234850
11Carlisle31131084944549
12Cambridge33138124846247
13Luton33128134848044
14Exeter33128134348-544
15Barnet32117144248-640
16Notts County32116154655-939
17Crawley33115173755-1838
18Morecambe33106175461-736
19Newport31810133544-934
20Stevenage34810164257-1534
21Yeovil33611163347-1429
22Hartlepool3084182949-2028
23York3368193761-2426
24Dag & Red3248203258-2620
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