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Notts County 1-2 Morecambe

Morecambe's Tom Barkhuizen scores
Morecambe's Tom Barkhuizen scored twice to take his tally to four for the season

Striker Tom Barkhuizen's two goals secured a 2-1 win at Notts County that lifts Morecambe into the League Two play-off places.

Barkhuizen's opener in the rescheduled game was a volley that squeezed under Adam Collin from Michael Rose's cross.

The second was despatched from the spot after a handball by Louis Laing.

Vadaine Oliver scored late on, with Jon Stead, Alex Rodman and Jonathan Forte among those denied in a second-half flurry.

But the Shrimps held out, with former Nottingham Forest keeper Barry Roche in inspired form.

Torrential rain brought an early end to the initial fixture on Saturday, 1 October.

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Line-ups

Notts County

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Collin
  • 14Laing
  • 5Duffy
  • 6HollisSubstituted forAudelat 62'minutes
  • 2Tootle
  • 23Rodman
  • 19Richards
  • 26BurkeSubstituted forCollinsat 62'minutes
  • 3DickinsonBooked at 33mins
  • 11ForteBooked at 74mins
  • 30SteadSubstituted forOliverat 62'minutes

Substitutes

  • 9Oliver
  • 12Milsom
  • 13Loach
  • 24Campbell
  • 31Audel
  • 33Opoku Aborah
  • 39Collins

Morecambe

Formation 3-4-1-2

  • 1Roche
  • 2Wakefield
  • 5EdwardsBooked at 85mins
  • 16Whitmore
  • 9Barkhuizen
  • 17Fleming
  • 24Rose
  • 21Jennings
  • 10MolyneuxSubstituted forMurphyat 76'minutes
  • 23StocktonSubstituted forTurnerat 80'minutes
  • 11EllisonSubstituted forMullinat 89'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Mullin
  • 8Murphy
  • 12Nizic
  • 18Turner
  • 19Massanka
  • 25Hedley
Referee:
Ollie Yates
Attendance:
3,507

Match Stats

Home TeamNotts CountyAway TeamMorecambe
Possession
Home52%
Away48%
Shots
Home20
Away13
Shots on Target
Home5
Away6
Corners
Home4
Away9
Fouls
Home7
Away9

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Notts County 1, Morecambe 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Notts County 1, Morecambe 2.

  3. Post update

    Attempt saved. Alex Rodman (Notts County) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

  4. Goal!

    Goal! Notts County 1, Morecambe 2. Vadaine Oliver (Notts County) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Matt Tootle.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Alex Whitmore.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Morecambe. Paul Mullin replaces Kevin Ellison.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Richard Duffy (Notts County) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left following a corner.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Ryan Edwards.

  9. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Thierry Audel (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  10. Post update

    Carl Dickinson (Notts County) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Kevin Ellison (Morecambe).

  12. Post update

    Foul by Jonathan Forte (Notts County).

  13. Post update

    Alex Whitmore (Morecambe) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  14. Post update

    Attempt missed. Alex Rodman (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left from a direct free kick.

  15. Booking

    Ryan Edwards (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  16. Post update

    Vadaine Oliver (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Ryan Edwards (Morecambe).

  18. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Alex Rodman (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  19. Post update

    Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Liam Wakefield.

  20. Post update

    Attempt saved. Alex Rodman (Notts County) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Tuesday 11th October 2016

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Plymouth129121991028
2Doncaster127232516923
3Carlisle125701911822
4Portsmouth126241912720
5Luton125432113819
6Crawley125431414019
7Morecambe126151822-419
8Crewe124621616018
9Mansfield124531211117
10Notts County125251919017
11Grimsby125251717017
12Accrington124441616016
13Colchester124441616016
14Hartlepool123721819-116
15Blackpool123541613314
16Wycombe124261316-314
17Cambridge123451116-513
18Yeovil124171219-713
19Barnet112631215-312
20Leyton Orient123361215-312
21Stevenage113261519-411
22Cheltenham121741316-310
23Exeter12318816-810
24Newport101451015-57
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