Dag & Red 0-1 Rotherham

13 March 2010 06:36
Adam Le Fondre's second-half strike secured victory for Rotherham against play-off rivals Dagenham and Redbridge.The striker pounced from close range after Craig McAllister's shot had rebounded from goalkeeper Tony Roberts. [LNB]It was a harsh result for the Daggers who had the better chances, especially in the second half. [LNB]Substitute Phil Walsh should have done better but headed Danny Green's pinpoint cross over the bar and missed again after more good work by Green. [LNB][LNB]Dagenham and Redbridge manager John Still told BBC Essex:[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "In fairness, I thought they started brighter than us. We have enough games and points left for us to play for. [LNB]"In the second half, apart from their goal I thought we had the better play and with 33 points left to play for we are still positive." [LNB]Rotherham boss Ronnie Moore told BBC Radio Sheffield:[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "As a team we were magnificent today. [LNB]"I just felt that we were under pressure a little bit but our back four were brilliant. [LNB]"if we defend the way we did today, we'll be in third spot" [LNB][LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Saturday, 13 March 2010[LNB] League Two[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Dag & Red 0-1 Rotherham FT (HT 0-0) Le Fondre 61 Dag & Red 01 Roberts 04 Doe 06 Arber 03 McCrory 05 Folly 07 Green 19 Ogogo 22 Montgomery (Currie 57) 28 Pack (Walsh 75) 10 Scott 14 Benson Substitutes 30 Lewington, 15 Uddin, 17 Currie, 24 Bingham, 09 Nurse, 20 Vindelot, 31 Walsh Rotherham 01 Warrington 05 Sharps 06 Fenton yellow card 12 Joseph 14 Lynch yellow card (Tonge 84 yellow card) 04 Harrison 15 Ellison (Mills 81) 21 Marshall 23 Walker 18 McAllister (Pope 90) 39 Le Fondre Substitutes 30 Annerson, 25 Mills, 02 Tonge, 17 Roberts, 09 Pope, 20 Taylor, 27 Bell-Baggie Ref: LiningtonAtt: 1,862 DAG & RED ROTHERHAM Possession Dag & Red 50% Rotherham 50% Attempts on target Dag & Red 4 Rotherham 2 Attempts off target Dag & Red 6 Rotherham 2 Corners Dag & Red 9 Rotherham 5 Fouls Dag & Red 7 Rotherham 16 90:00+3:15 Tom Pope is caught offside. Tony Roberts takes the free kick. 90:00+1:44 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marcus Marshall by Yoann Folly. Dale Tonge restarts play with the free kick. 90:00+0:27 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tom Pope by Mark Arber. Andy Warrington takes the direct free kick. 90:00+0:05 Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Danny Green. 89:06 Substitution Craig McAllister goes off and Tom Pope comes on. 85:44 Foul by Dale Tonge on Danny Green, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Danny Green. 85:44 Booking Booking for Dale Tonge for unsporting behaviour. 83:09 Substitution Dale Tonge comes on in place of Mark Lynch. 82:24 Phil Walsh takes a shot. Save by Andy Warrington. 82:00 Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Danny Green from the right by-line. 80:31 Substitution Pablo Mills joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kevin Ellison. 79:12 Damien McCrory fouled by Kevin Ellison, the ref awards a free kick. Danny Green shoots direct from the free kick. 78:25 Adam Le Fondre challenges Abu Ogogo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tony Roberts takes the direct free kick. 77:34 Joshua Walker concedes a free kick for a foul on Danny Green. Free kick taken by Danny Green. 76:23 Close range header by Phil Walsh goes over the bar. 74:48 Substitution Phil Walsh is brought on as a substitute for Marlon Pack. 73:37 Josh Scott fouled by Ian Sharps, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Tony Roberts. 72:08 Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Danny Green. 69:56 Corner from left by-line taken by Darren Currie. 69:26 Danny Green takes a inswinging corner. 65:48 Unfair challenge on Marlon Pack by Danny Harrison results in a free kick. Tony Roberts takes the free kick. 64:11 Short corner taken by Joshua Walker from the left by-line. 63:40 Paul Benson produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar. 62:10 Corner taken by Joshua Walker from the left by-line. 60:40 GOAL - Adam Le Fondre:Dag & Red 0 - 1 Rotherham Adam Le Fondre finds the net with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Dag & Red 0-1 Rotherham. 59:56 Unfair challenge on Kevin Ellison by Abu Ogogo results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Joshua Walker. 59:12 The referee blows for offside. Tony Roberts restarts play with the free kick. Correction - 56:45 Substitution Darren Currie joins the action as a substitute, replacing Graeme Montgomery. 56:45 Substitution Darren Currie is brought on as a substitute for Graeme Montgomery. 55:45 Danny Green concedes a free kick for a foul on Joshua Walker. Joshua Walker restarts play with the free kick. 54:38 Damien McCrory gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Le Fondre. Direct free kick taken by Andy Warrington. Correction - 54:25 Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Tony Roberts from the left by-line, save made by Andy Warrington. 54:25 Inswinging corner taken by Tony Roberts, Andy Warrington makes a save. 52:36 Free kick awarded for a foul by Marcus Marshall on Damien McCrory. Tony Roberts restarts play with the free kick. 51:12 Danny Green takes the inswinging corner, Andy Warrington makes a save. 49:07 Joshua Walker takes a shot. Save by Tony Roberts. 46:15 Graeme Montgomery takes a shot. Save by Andy Warrington. Correction - 45:36 Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Graeme Montgomery from the right by-line, Mark Lynch makes a clearance. 45:36 Graeme Montgomery takes a inswinging corner. 45:01 The referee gets the second half underway. Half Time 45:00+2:18 The half-time whistle blows. 45:00+1:46 Adam Le Fondre produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target. 42:41 Unfair challenge on Josh Scott by Nick Fenton results in a free kick. Shot comes in from Damien McCrory from the free kick. 42:41 Booking Nick Fenton shown a yellow card. 37:19 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Abu Ogogo by Kevin Ellison. Tony Roberts takes the free kick. 36:07 Adam Le Fondre has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target. 35:26 The offside flag is raised against Craig McAllister. Tony Roberts takes the free kick. 35:12 Josh Scott is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Andy Warrington restarts play with the free kick. 31:48 Short corner worked by Joshua Walker. Correction - 29:00 Free kick awarded for a foul by Josh Scott on Nick Fenton. Direct free kick taken by Nick Fenton. 29:00 Free kick awarded for a foul by Josh Scott on Nick Fenton. Nick Fenton takes the free kick. 26:47 Kevin Ellison is caught offside. Tony Roberts takes the direct free kick. 26:05 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Harrison by Marlon Pack. Joshua Walker restarts play with the free kick. 25:32 Close range header by Josh Scott goes wide of the left-hand upright. 25:11 Unfair challenge on Danny Green by Mark Lynch results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Danny Green. 23:33 Nick Fenton concedes a free kick for a foul on Josh Scott. Tony Roberts restarts play with the free kick. 23:33 Booking Booking for Mark Lynch for unsporting behaviour. 21:56 Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig McAllister on Mark Arber. Free kick taken by Tony Roberts. 20:45 Effort from outside the penalty box by Graeme Montgomery goes wide right of the goal. 20:11 Ian Sharps concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Benson. Danny Green takes the direct free kick. Correction - 17:56 Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Abu Ogogo. 17:56 Tony Roberts takes a inswinging corner. 17:09 Graeme Montgomery takes a shot. Blocked by Marc Joseph. 16:43 The official flags Adam Le Fondre offside. Tony Roberts takes the direct free kick. 16:01 Close range shot by Josh Scott goes wide of the left-hand upright. 14:49 Corner from the right by-line taken by Joshua Walker, save made by Tony Roberts. 7:57 Craig McAllister gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Arber. Mark Arber takes the free kick. 4:30 Joshua Walker takes the outswinging corner, save made by Tony Roberts. 1:27 Adam Le Fondre challenges Damien McCrory unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tony Roberts. 0:19 Adam Le Fondre concedes a free kick for a foul on Damien McCrory. Direct free kick taken by Tony Roberts. 0:00 The referee gets the match started. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]

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