Match ends, Macclesfield Town 0, Aldershot Town 2.
Macclesfield Town 0-2 Aldershot Town
Aldershot moved into the National League play-off places with a comfortable win at Macclesfield.
Second-half goals from Kundai Benyu and Matt McClure earned the visitors a third straight victory.
The Shots edged a tight first period, with Benyu firing the best chance of the half over the bar in the 13th minute.
Macclesfield midfielder Kingsley James saw his half-volley easily saved by Jake Cole after the interval, while Rhys Browne headed a good chance over.
The hosts were made to pay for the wasted chances in the 59th minute when Benyu ran on to Bernard Mensah's pass to fire past Scott Flinders.
Macclesfield rallied in the final 10 minutes but the Shots sealed victory late on as McClure converted a rebound.
Match report supplied by the Press Association.
- 14JamesSubstituted forWhitakerat 63'minutes
- 15NorburnBooked at 60mins
- 9HolroydBooked at 65mins
- 19MackrethSubstituted forDudleyat 63'minutes
- 5EvansBooked at 66mins
- 20BenyuSubstituted forMcClureat 77'minutes
- 19KanuSubstituted forFenelonat 73'minutes
- 11MensahSubstituted forHyamat 89'minutes
- Scott Oldham
Second Half ends, Macclesfield Town 0, Aldershot Town 2.
Substitution, Aldershot Town. Dominic Hyam replaces Bernard Mensah.
Goal! Macclesfield Town 0, Aldershot Town 2. Matt McClure (Aldershot Town).
Substitution, Aldershot Town. Matt McClure replaces Kundai Benyu.
Substitution, Aldershot Town. Shamir Fenelon replaces Idris Kanu.
Will Evans (Aldershot Town) is shown the yellow card.
Chris Holroyd (Macclesfield Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Danny Whitaker replaces Kingsley James.
Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Anthony Dudley replaces Jack Mackreth.
Goal! Macclesfield Town 0, Aldershot Town 1. Kundai Benyu (Aldershot Town).
Second Half begins Macclesfield Town 0, Aldershot Town 0.
First Half ends, Macclesfield Town 0, Aldershot Town 0.
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.