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Eastleigh 2-0 Altrincham

Eastleigh beat Altrincham to keep their National League play-off hopes alive and leave the visitors in the relegation zone.

Yemi Odubade and Jamie Turley headed wide for Eastleigh before Jai Reason met Matt Tubbs' cross to put the Spitfires ahead.

Luke Coulson then cut inside to score with an effort from 25 yards.

Victory leaves Eastleigh a point off the play-offs, while Altrincham, in 22nd, are three points from safety.

Line-ups

Eastleigh

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Flitney
  • 2Partington
  • 5Turley
  • 18Drury
  • 3Green
  • 4EvansBooked at 43mins
  • 31Coulson
  • 10Reason
  • 14StrevensSubstituted forFanimoat 82'minutes
  • 7OdubadeSubstituted forMidsonat 70'minutes
  • 32TubbsSubstituted forCookat 83'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Reid
  • 12Midson
  • 17Cook
  • 19Poke
  • 25Fanimo

Altrincham

Formation 4-4-2

  • 17Deasy
  • 12HeathcoteSubstituted forSavilleat 71'minutes
  • 5Havern
  • 7Lawrie
  • 3Griffin
  • 6Leather
  • 15Ginnelly
  • 4Moult
  • 19CrowtherSubstituted forSinnottat 60'minutes
  • 9Rankine
  • 10Reeves

Substitutes

  • 14O'Keefe
  • 20Sinnott
  • 23Williams
  • 24Davis
  • 27Saville
Referee:
Nigel Lugg

Match Stats

Home TeamEastleighAway TeamAltrincham
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home19
Away8
Shots on Target
Home6
Away3
Corners
Home3
Away2
Fouls
Home17
Away9

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Eastleigh 2, Altrincham 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Eastleigh 2, Altrincham 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt saved. Damian Reeves (Altrincham) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Joe Partington (Eastleigh).

  5. Post update

    Michael Rankine (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

  6. Post update

    Corner, Altrincham.

  7. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Michael Rankine (Altrincham) right footed shot is blocked.

  8. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jai Reason (Eastleigh) left footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Lee Cook with a cross.

  9. Post update

    Attempt missed. Michael Rankine (Altrincham) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Andy Drury (Eastleigh).

  11. Post update

    James Lawrie (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Jamie Turley (Eastleigh) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box misses to the right. Assisted by Lee Cook.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Eastleigh.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Eastleigh.

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Eastleigh. Lee Cook replaces Matt Tubbs.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Eastleigh. Matthias Fanimo replaces Ben Strevens.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Ben Strevens (Eastleigh).

  18. Post update

    Gianluca Havern (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Jack Midson (Eastleigh).

  20. Post update

    Scott Leather (Altrincham) wins a free kick.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Cheltenham442811583295495
2Forest Green442511868412786
3Dover4423101174512379
4Grimsby432114878413777
5Braintree4421121150361475
6Eastleigh4321111163501374
7Tranmere4420121259441572
8Wrexham442091569511869
9Macclesfield441981759461365
10Gateshead441810165465-1164
11Lincoln City441613156662461
12Barrow441613156069-961
13Bromley44179186566-160
14Woking431510186562355
15Aldershot44158215069-1953
16Southport441313184760-1352
17Torquay441311204970-2150
18Chester441212206168-748
19Guiseley441016184366-2346
20Boreham Wood441014204049-944
21Halifax431110225381-2843
22Altrincham44914214370-2741
23Kidderminster44812244467-2336
24Welling44811253565-3035
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