Match ends, Lincoln City 2, Dagenham and Redbridge 0.
National League: Lincoln City 2-0 Dagenham & Redbridge
Lincoln City moved three points clear at top of the National League with victory against fellow promotion challengers Dagenham & Redbridge.
Defender Elliott Whitehouse bundled in early after half-time after Luke Waterfall's header hit the post, following a stalemate first period.
Striker Matt Rhead gave the Imps a cushion when he headed in a corner.
The Daggers, who stay fourth, saw their best chances fall to Corey Whitely who was denied by home keeper Paul Farman.
Tranmere, who play on Tuesday, can close back level on points with Lincoln at the top with victory, but will have played a game more.
- 11HawkridgeSubstituted forAndersonat 81'minutes
- 9RheadSubstituted forKnottat 78'minutesBooked at 85mins
- 31AngolSubstituted forMarriottat 90+2'minutes
Dag & Red
- 3WiddowsonBooked at 51mins
- 7HowellSubstituted forRaymondat 82'minutes
- 9RomainSubstituted forMaguire-Drewat 66'minutes
- 12HawkinsSubstituted forBensonat 20'minutes
- Anthony Backhouse
Second Half ends, Lincoln City 2, Dagenham and Redbridge 0.
Substitution, Lincoln City. Adam Marriott replaces Lee Angol.
Billy Knott (Lincoln City) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Substitution, Dagenham and Redbridge. Frankie Raymond replaces Luke Howell.
Substitution, Lincoln City. Harry Anderson replaces Terry Hawkridge.
Substitution, Lincoln City. Billy Knott replaces Matt Rhead.
Goal! Lincoln City 2, Dagenham and Redbridge 0. Matt Rhead (Lincoln City).
Substitution, Dagenham and Redbridge. Jordan Maguire-Drew replaces Elliott Romain.
Joe Widdowson (Dagenham and Redbridge) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Goal! Lincoln City 1, Dagenham and Redbridge 0. Elliot Whitehouse (Lincoln City).
Second Half begins Lincoln City 0, Dagenham and Redbridge 0.
First Half ends, Lincoln City 0, Dagenham and Redbridge 0.
Substitution, Dagenham and Redbridge. Paul Benson replaces Oliver Hawkins.
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.