League Two
HartlepoolHartlepool United1WimbledonAFC Wimbledon0

Hartlepool United extended their League Two unbeaten run to five games thanks to Adam Jackson's winner against play-off chasing AFC Wimbledon.

Jackson headed home the only goal from Luke James' bicycle kick into the area.

James also went close when he hit the post while Pools keeper Trevor Carson's fine save denied Lyle Taylor.

Wimbledon stay ninth, four points adrift of the play-off places while Hartlepool are now 21st, 11 points clear of the relegation zone.

Line-ups

Hartlepool

  • 1Carson
  • 2MagnaySubstituted forRichardsat 90+3'minutes
  • 6Bates
  • 26Jackson
  • 3Carroll
  • 30GraySubstituted forWoodsat 59'minutes
  • 16Featherstone
  • 18Hawkins
  • 33James
  • 10Paynter
  • 7ThomasSubstituted forOatesat 83'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Walker
  • 9Bingham
  • 13Bartlett
  • 14Woods
  • 15Oates
  • 19Richards
  • 28Laurent

Wimbledon

  • 29Roos
  • 2Fuller
  • 32Charles
  • 20Sweeney
  • 12Meades
  • 7Francomb
  • 8Reeves
  • 4Bulman
  • 17BarchamSubstituted forAkinfenwaat 71'minutes
  • 39MurphySubstituted forElliottat 59'minutes
  • 33TaylorSubstituted forAzeezat 71'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Shea
  • 3Kennedy
  • 9Elliott
  • 10Akinfenwa
  • 11Rigg
  • 14Azeez
  • 19Fitzpatrick
Referee:
Darren Deadman
Attendance:
4,365

Match Stats

Home TeamHartlepoolAway TeamWimbledon
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home4
Away10
Shots on Target
Home2
Away4
Corners
Home1
Away9
Fouls
Home6
Away11

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Hartlepool United 1, AFC Wimbledon 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Hartlepool United 1, AFC Wimbledon 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jake Reeves (AFC Wimbledon) header from outside the box is too high.

  4. Post update

    Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Adam Jackson.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Hartlepool United. Jordan Richards replaces Carl Magnay because of an injury.

  6. Post update

    Attempt saved. Adebayo Azeez (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

  7. Post update

    Matthew Bates (Hartlepool United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Adebayo Akinfenwa (AFC Wimbledon).

  9. Post update

    Foul by Billy Paynter (Hartlepool United).

  10. Post update

    Darius Charles (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Hartlepool United. Rhys Oates replaces Nathan Thomas.

  12. Post update

    Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Adam Jackson.

  13. Post update

    Attempt missed. Tom Elliott (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  14. Post update

    Hand ball by Ryan Sweeney (AFC Wimbledon).

  15. Post update

    Attempt missed. Adebayo Akinfenwa (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, AFC Wimbledon. Adebayo Azeez replaces Lyle Taylor.

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, AFC Wimbledon. Adebayo Akinfenwa replaces Andy Barcham.

  18. Post update

    Corner, AFC Wimbledon. Conceded by Nicky Featherstone.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Billy Paynter (Hartlepool United).

  20. Post update

    Darius Charles (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

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