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Ben Herd fouled by Dannie Bulman, the ref awards a free kick. Ross Worner takes the direct free kick.
Unfair challenge on Scott Griffiths by Jermaine McGlashan results in a free kick. Scott Shearer restarts play with the free kick. Jermaine McGlashan booked.
Claude Davis challenges Bradley Bubb unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Luke Guttridge from right channel, Tom Eastman gets a block in.
Scott Davies leaves the field to be replaced by Kyle McFadzean.
Shot by John Akinde from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.
Foul by Dannie Bulman on Alex Rodman, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Alex Rodman from left wing, save made by Scott Shearer.
Bradley Bubb joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jamie Collins.
Michael Rankine produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.
Corner taken by Alex Rodman from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by David Hunt.
John Akinde gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ross Worner. Jordan Brown restarts play with the free kick. Scott Griffiths challenges Jermaine McGlashan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Alex Rodman delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.
Jamie Collins takes a shot. Save by Scott Shearer.
John Akinde has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.
Darren Jones challenges Michael Doughty unfairly and gives away a free kick. Darren Jones goes into the referee's book. Free kick crossed left-footed by Scott Griffiths, save by Ross Worner.
Unfair challenge on Ben Herd by John Akinde results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Herd.
Unfair challenge on Matthew Tubbs by Alex Rodman results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Scott Shearer.
Corner from right by-line taken by Alex Rodman. Tyrone Barnett leaves the field to be replaced by John Akinde.
Jermaine McGlashan on for Peter Vincenti.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Davies on Jordan Brown. Direct free kick taken by Ross Worner. Booking for Scott Davies for unsporting behaviour.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Doughty by Darren Jones. Scott Davies takes the free kick.
Michael Doughty finds the net with a goal from long distance to the bottom left corner of the goal. Aldershot 0-1 Crawley Town.
Tyrone Barnett concedes a free kick for a foul on Aaron Morris. Ross Worner takes the direct free kick.
Scott Davies takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Jamie Collins makes a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Scott Davies, clearance made by Ross Worner.
The offside flag is raised against Alex Rodman. Scott Shearer takes the free kick.
The referee gives a free kick against Aaron Morris for handball. Matthew Tubbs takes the direct free kick.
Michael Doughty takes a shot. Save by Ross Worner.
Scott Davies gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Rankine. Free kick crossed right-footed by Alex Rodman, clearance made by Tyrone Barnett.
Matthew Tubbs takes a shot. Ross Worner makes a save.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Davies by Luke Guttridge. Scott Davies crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Aaron Morris fouled by Tyrone Barnett, the ref awards a free kick. Ross Worner restarts play with the free kick.
Tom Eastman concedes a free kick for a foul on Jamie Collins. Free kick taken by Ross Worner.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Hylton by Sergio Torres. Caution for Sergio Torres. Aaron Morris takes the free kick.
Jamie Collins produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.
Effort on goal by Sergio Torres from just inside the penalty area goes over the target.
Foul by Jamie Collins on Michael Doughty, free kick awarded. David Hunt crosses the ball in from the free kick, save made by Ross Worner.
Corner taken right-footed by Scott Davies from the right by-line, clearance made by Darren Jones.
Inswinging corner taken by Scott Davies.
Foul by Peter Vincenti on Matthew Tubbs, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Claude Davis.
Shot by Danny Hylton from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.
Michael Doughty takes a shot.
Effort from deep inside the area by Danny Hylton misses to the right of the goal.
Header from deep inside the penalty area by Tyrone Barnett goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
Alex Rodman gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Doughty. Scott Davies delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, Darren Jones manages to make a clearance.
The official flags Michael Rankine offside. Scott Shearer restarts play with the free kick.
Peter Vincenti fouled by David Hunt, the ref awards a free kick. The referee cautions David Hunt for unsporting behaviour. Michael Doughty joins the action as a substitute, replacing Andy Drury. Centre by Alex Rodman, Claude Davis manages to make a clearance.
The official flags Tyrone Barnett offside. Ross Worner takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jamie Collins by Sergio Torres. Alex Rodman delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, Scott Shearer fouled by Darren Jones, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Scott Shearer.
Short corner taken by Alex Rodman.
Peter Vincenti takes a shot. Scott Griffiths manages to make a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Alex Rodman from the right by-line to the near post, Claude Davis manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tyrone Barnett by Jordan Brown. Direct free kick taken by David Hunt.
Tyrone Barnett takes a shot. Ross Worner makes a save.
Jamie Collins challenges Matthew Tubbs unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Scott Davies from right wing.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Scott Davies, Peter Vincenti manages to make a clearance.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Scott Davies, clearance by Darren Jones.
Scott Davies takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Michael Rankine.
Straker absent again
Anthony Straker continues to miss out as Aldershot return to league matters against Crawley following their memorable Carling Cup achievement in midweek.
The left-back was ruled out of Tuesday`s 2-1 victory over Rochdale with a knee problem as Dean Holdsworth`s side booked their place in the fourth round of the League Cup for the first time in their history.
Straker will again have to watch from the stands as fifth-placed Crawley come to the Recreation Ground aiming to end the Shots` eight-match unbeaten charge.
Midfielder Anthony Pulis was also denied a place in Holdsworth`s matchday 18 against Dale due to a foot problem and he is rated as 50/50 to be fit for this weekend.
Otherwise, the Shots boss has a fully-fit squad to select from and must decide whether or not to rotate his ranks having kept faith with a pretty much unchanged XI of late.
Crawley's injury problems are clearing up ahead of the clash.
Boss Steve Evans was without five first-team players for last weekend's 3-1 win over Bradford but defenders Dean Howell and Kyle McFadzean should be available after thigh injuries.
Winger Sergio Torres is also close to returning from a groin strain, although he may not be risked at the weekend.
Defenders Jamie Day (back) and club captain Pablo Mills (ankle) are also on the mend but are yet to return to training.
Centre-half Claude Davis and on-loan Ipswich midfielder Andy Drury impressed on their debuts last weekend and should keep their places.
Defender John Dempster and midfielder Ben Smith have joined Kettering on a month's loan.
Shots end memorable week on a low
Crawley brought Aldershot back down to earth as loanee Michael Doughty scored the only goal of the game to inflict a 1-0 defeat.
On a day that had seen the Shots drawn against Manchester United in the fourth round of the Carling Cup - the first time the club has reached the last 16 of the competition - Dean Holdsworth's men were unable to continue the good form that had seen them go eight matches unbeaten.
Making his seventh appearance since signing temporarily from QPR, Doughty's moment of ingenuity proved the difference when his cross-shot just after the hour mark went in off the far post.
The Shots came within inches of breaking the deadlock on the half-hour. Ben Herd released Danny Hylton and, from the right corner of the area, he unleashed a drive just wide.
In a game lacking creative spark, Crawley's Doughty - an early substitute for the injured Andy Drury - was beginning to assert himself and went close after 55 minutes when he stung the palms of Ross Worner.
Doughty's tenacity on the right flank was rewarded just after the hour. After cutting in from the wing, his left-footed drive eluded all in the area before nestling in off the woodwork.
The Red Devils came close to doubling their advantage, with substitute John Akinde heading over from six yards and then fluffing wide from the same distance in injury time.
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