Match ends, Gateshead 2, Salford City 1.
Luke Armstrong struck twice as Gateshead condemned Salford to their first National League defeat with victory at the International Stadium.
Former Aberdeen striker Adam Rooney opened his City account after just 11 minutes, heading in Rory Gaffney's cross at the back post.
The home side stormed back with a penalty at the other end. Cameron Salkeld was fouled in the box and Armstrong shot past Chris Neal.
Armstrong poked the Heed in front midway through the second half when he got on the end of a swift breakaway.
Rooney and Lois Maynard both hit the post for unlucky Salford.
Match report supplied by the Press Association.
- 11SalkeldSubstituted forDevittat 90+5'minutes
- 5HoganSubstituted forSheltonat 85'minutes
- 7HaughtonSubstituted forMafutaat 73'minutes
- Martin Woods
Second Half ends, Gateshead 2, Salford City 1.
Substitution, Gateshead. Tom Devitt replaces Cameron Salkeld.
Substitution, Salford City. Mark Shelton replaces Liam Hogan.
Substitution, Salford City. Gus Mafuta replaces Nick Haughton.
Goal! Gateshead 2, Salford City 1. Luke Armstrong (Gateshead).
Second Half begins Gateshead 1, Salford City 1.
First Half ends, Gateshead 1, Salford City 1.
Goal! Gateshead 1, Salford City 1. Luke Armstrong (Gateshead) converts the penalty with a.
Goal! Gateshead 0, Salford City 1. Adam Rooney (Salford City).
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.