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Bolton Wanderers 4-0 Gillingham

Gary Madine
Gary Madine has scored six goals this season

Bolton Wanderers thumped Gillingham to move back up to second in League One.

Gary Madine headed in Josh Vela's cross to give the Trotters the lead before Vela made it two with a composed finish from Zach Clough's backheel.

Jake Hessenthaler headed just wide for the visitors after the break.

Madine scored his second of the night with a header from Jay Spearing's free-kick before Sammy Ameobi completed the scoring after cutting inside and hammering a shot into the top corner.

Line-ups

Bolton

  • 13Alnwick
  • 23Wilson
  • 31Wheater
  • 5Beevers
  • 20Taylor
  • 8Spearing
  • 32Thorpe
  • 6VelaSubstituted forAndersonat 88'minutes
  • 22AmeobiSubstituted forHenryat 83'minutes
  • 14Madine
  • 10CloughSubstituted forTaylorat 68'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Moxey
  • 7Taylor
  • 9Proctor
  • 11Anderson
  • 15Derik
  • 24Henry
  • 39Turner

Gillingham

  • 1Nelson
  • 7Wagstaff
  • 5Ehmer
  • 19Cargill
  • 12Konchesky
  • 50Emmanuel-ThomasSubstituted forDonnellyat 84'minutes
  • 44WrightBooked at 64mins
  • 8Hessenthaler
  • 23DackSubstituted forByrneat 88'minutes
  • 45NoubleSubstituted forJacksonat 60'minutes
  • 10McDonald

Substitutes

  • 2Jackson
  • 6Oshilaja
  • 9Donnelly
  • 13Hadler
  • 24Cundle
  • 26Stevenson
  • 33Byrne
Referee:
Scott Duncan
Attendance:
13,861

Match Stats

Home TeamBoltonAway TeamGillingham
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home16
Away11
Shots on Target
Home8
Away5
Corners
Home4
Away3
Fouls
Home10
Away10

Live Text

Match ends, Bolton Wanderers 4, Gillingham 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Bolton Wanderers 4, Gillingham 0.

Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jake Hessenthaler (Gillingham).

Keshi Anderson (Bolton Wanderers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Scott Wagstaff (Gillingham).

Substitution

Substitution, Gillingham. Mark Byrne replaces Bradley Dack.

Substitution

Substitution, Bolton Wanderers. Keshi Anderson replaces Josh Vela.

Foul by Josh Vela (Bolton Wanderers).

Jake Hessenthaler (Gillingham) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Gillingham. Rory Donnelly replaces Jay Emmanuel-Thomas.

Substitution

Substitution, Bolton Wanderers. James Henry replaces Sammy Ameobi.

Attempt blocked. Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Goal!

Goal! Bolton Wanderers 4, Gillingham 0. Sammy Ameobi (Bolton Wanderers) left footed shot from outside the box to the top left corner. Assisted by Lawrie Wilson.

Corner, Gillingham. Conceded by Ben Alnwick.

Foul by Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers).

Max Ehmer (Gillingham) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Bolton Wanderers. Conceded by Paul Konchesky.

Mark Beevers (Bolton Wanderers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Jake Hessenthaler (Gillingham).

Attempt blocked. Chris Taylor (Bolton Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt saved. Jake Hessenthaler (Gillingham) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Bolton Wanderers. Conceded by Stuart Nelson.

Attempt saved. Chris Taylor (Bolton Wanderers) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Cody McDonald (Gillingham) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Bolton Wanderers. Chris Taylor replaces Zach Clough.

Foul by Zach Clough (Bolton Wanderers).

Max Ehmer (Gillingham) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Bolton Wanderers 3, Gillingham 0. Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jay Spearing following a set piece situation.

Booking

Josh Wright (Gillingham) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Andrew Taylor (Bolton Wanderers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Josh Wright (Gillingham).

Attempt missed. Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt saved. Jay Spearing (Bolton Wanderers) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Gary Madine (Bolton Wanderers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Max Ehmer (Gillingham).

Corner, Gillingham. Conceded by Jay Spearing.

Substitution

Substitution, Gillingham. Ryan Jackson replaces Frank Nouble.

Attempt saved. Cody McDonald (Gillingham) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

goal

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Monday 12th December 2016

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Scunthorpe21135343202344
2Bolton21134428121643
3Sheff Utd21125438221641
4Bradford219932718936
5Rochdale2110383027333
6Peterborough2095633231032
7Fleetwood219573327632
8Southend218762928131
9Bristol Rovers218673337-430
10Wimbledon217863025529
11Charlton2061042619728
12Millwall208483232028
13Northampton217683130127
14Oxford Utd217682525027
15Port Vale217682632-627
16Walsall216872430-626
17Gillingham217592936-726
18MK Dons216692630-424
19Swindon2165102132-1123
20Bury2162133042-1220
21Coventry2147101828-1019
22Oldham203981222-1018
23Chesterfield2153132639-1318
24Shrewsbury2146112034-1418
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