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  • Date:16 Apr 2011
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:KRBS Priestfield Stadium
  • Attendance:5,545
  • McDonald (87)
  • Jevons - pen (20)
Goal!

Live Commentary

92:45 +2.45

Effort from inside the area by Andy Barcham misses to the left of the goal.

91:43 +1.43

Nile Cowperthwaite challenges Barry Fuller unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nile Cowperthwaite is booked. John Nutter takes the free kick.

89:56

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Spencer on Josh Gowling. Alan Julian takes the free kick.

88:53

Effort on goal by Andy Holdsworth from outside the box goes harmlessly over the bar.

88:35

Andy Holdsworth fouled by Jack Payne, the ref awards a free kick. Garry Hunter takes the indirect free kick.

87:14

Cody McDonald scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Gillingham 1-1 Morecambe.John Nutter provided the assist for the goal.

86:38

James Spencer challenges Luke Rooney unfairly and gives away a free kick. Matthew Lawrence takes the free kick.

84:24

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by John Nutter from the left by-line, Barry Roche makes a save. Corner taken by Luke Rooney from the right by-line, Chris McCready makes a clearance.

83:34

James Spencer produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes wide left of the goal.

80:53

Inswinging corner taken by Scott Brown, James Spencer produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

79:21

Foul by Garry Hunter on Luke Rooney, free kick awarded. Luke Rooney takes the free kick.

77:23

Barry Fuller fouled by James Spencer, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Julian.

74:07

Andy Holdsworth is adjudged to have handled the ball. Scott Brown joins the action as a substitute, replacing Phil Jevons. Alan Julian restarts play with the free kick.

73:16

Luke Rooney has a shot on goal from long range that goes wide left.

71:46

Kevan Hurst goes off and Neil Wainwright comes on.

70:24

Danny Spiller takes a shot. Save made by Barry Roche.

69:13

Inswinging corner taken by Danny Spiller from the left by-line.

68:20

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andy Barcham by Andy Holdsworth. Curtis Weston goes off and Jack Payne comes on. Luke Rooney takes the free kick.

66:30

Barry Roche booked for time wasting.

66:03

Danny Spiller challenges James Spencer unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Barry Roche.

64:51

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andy Barcham by Stewart Drummond. Stewart Drummond goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Indirect free kick taken by Luke Rooney.

62:58

James Spencer joins the action as a substitute, replacing Danny Carlton.

62:01

Effort on goal by Cody McDonald from 12 yards. Save by Barry Roche. Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Luke Rooney, clearance by Will Haining. Corner taken right-footed by Danny Spiller.

59:36

Cody McDonald takes a shot. Save made by Barry Roche. Corner taken by Danny Spiller.

59:17

Unfair challenge on Danny Spiller by Danny Carlton results in a free kick. Cody McDonald restarts play with the free kick.

57:36

Header from deep inside the area by Kevan Hurst goes harmlessly over the crossbar. Joe Martin goes off and John Nutter comes on. Luke Rooney is brought on as a substitute for Kevin Maher.

56:10

Nile Cowperthwaite concedes a free kick for a foul on Cody McDonald. Kevin Maher crosses the ball in from the free kick, save by Barry Roche.

50:18

Joe Martin fouled by Phil Jevons, the ref awards a free kick. Matthew Lawrence restarts play with the free kick.

47:28

Foul by Phil Jevons on Matthew Lawrence, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Alan Julian.

46:41 +1.41

Cody McDonald takes a shot. Barry Roche makes a save.

46:10

The referee blows for offside against Kevan Hurst. Free kick taken by Alan Julian.

44:00

Andy Holdsworth is adjudged to have handled the ball. Kevin Maher takes the indirect free kick.

43:38

Danny Spiller takes a shot. Blocked by Nile Cowperthwaite.

41:41

Adebayo Akinfenwa takes a shot. Save by Barry Roche.

41:17

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Kevin Maher, clearance made by Stewart Drummond.

41:05

Andy Barcham takes a shot. Blocked by Will Haining.

38:19

Unfair challenge on Josh Gowling by Andy Holdsworth results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Matthew Lawrence.

37:26

Phil Jevons fouled by Matthew Lawrence, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Will Haining.

36:28

Kevin Maher takes a shot. Barry Roche makes a save.

33:18

Kevan Hurst produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.

30:19

Kevin Maher takes a inswinging corner.

29:07

Danny Carlton takes a shot. Save by Alan Julian.

23:53

Kevan Hurst fouled by Barry Fuller, the ref awards a free kick. Barry Roche takes the indirect free kick.

21:33

The assistant referee flags for offside against Phil Jevons. Matthew Lawrence takes the indirect free kick.

19:07

The referee gives a against Matthew Lawrence for handball. Matthew Lawrence receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Penalty taken right-footed by Phil Jevons and scored. Gillingham 0-1 Morecambe.

17:18

Barry Fuller fouled by Danny Carlton, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Danny Carlton a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

17:04

Danny Spiller takes a shot. Andy Parrish gets a block in.

13:50

Corner taken by Kevin Maher.

12:46

Corner taken by Kevin Maher from the left by-line played to the near post, Danny Carlton manages to make a clearance.

12:23

Free kick awarded for a foul by Garry Hunter on Joe Martin. Joe Martin restarts play with the free kick.

10:53

Foul by Phil Jevons on Matthew Lawrence, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Alan Julian.

8:45

Unfair challenge on Garry Hunter by Barry Fuller results in a free kick. Barry Roche takes the free kick.

7:03

Barry Fuller takes a shot. Save by Barry Roche.

4:18

The referee blows for offside against Phil Jevons. Alan Julian takes the free kick.

3:29

Free kick awarded for a foul by Josh Gowling on Phil Jevons. Garry Hunter takes the indirect free kick.

2:35

Barry Fuller gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Carlton. Garry Hunter takes the free kick.

1:45

The assistant referee flags for offside against Cody McDonald. Free kick taken by Barry Roche.

Match Preview

Hess waiting on duo Gillingham boss Andy Hessenthaler has two injury concerns for the visit of Morecambe. Midfielder Curtis Weston picked up a knock early in the second half of last Saturday's 4-0 romp at Lincoln and he will be assessed before kick-off. If he does not make it, Jack Payne, who replaced him at Sincil Bank, could be in line for a start. Hessenthaler also has a worry over Stefan Payne after the striker sustained an injury in a midweek friendly against Canterbury City. There are no other injury or suspension problems for the Gills as they aim to consolidate their play-off position, where they currently occupy seventh position, having gone 15 games without defeat. Morecambe boss Sammy McIlroy will again be without a trio of players. Paul Scott (knee), Paul Mullin (back) and Kieran Charnock (Achilles) are all sidelined as the Shrimps seek to build on last weekend`s 2-1 home win over Burton. McIlroy has no other injury or suspension concerns but Danny Carlton may have earned himself a starting role after he came off the bench to hit the winner last weekend. Carlton replaced James Spencer on the hour and found the net seven minutes later in an impressive cameo which earned him a ringing endorsement from his boss. McIlroy said: "It was a great finish from Danny Carlton. He had a couple more chances as well and could have scored a hat-trick."

Formation:442Manager: Andy Hessenthaler

Gillingham

Formation: 442Manager: Sammy McIlroy

Morecambe

  • Alan Julian
  • Barry Fuller
  • Josh Gowling
  • Matthew Lawrence
  • Joe Martin
  • Danny Spiller
  • Kevin Maher
  • Curtis Weston
  • Andy Barcham
  • Adebayo Akinfenwa
  • Cody McDonald
  • SUBS
  • Lance Cronin
  • John Nutter
  • Garry Richards
  • Mark Bentley
  • Luke Rooney
  • Danny Jackman
  • Jack Payne

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Match Report

Last-gasp McDonald rescues Gills Cody McDonald snatched a last-minute equaliser against Morecambe to extend promotion-chasing Gillingham's unbeaten run to 16 games with a 1-1 draw. Morecambe took a shock lead through Phil Jevons' controversial first-half penalty but despite piling on the pressure Gillingham had to wait until the dying stages for McDonald to pounce with his 24th goal of the season. Despite their early dominance, Gillingham fell behind on 20 minutes when Matt Lawrence was adjudged to have handled in the area when jostling for possession with Jevons. Lawrence was booked for his protests to referee Danny McDermid and Jevons kept his nerve to send Alan Julian the wrong way from the spot. The Gills responded by turning up the heat but found goalkeeper Barry Roche in inspired form as he kept out efforts from Barry Fuller, Kevin Maher and Adebayo Akinfenwa. After the break it was more of the same as McDonald went desperately close with an overhead kick before Danny Spiller wasted a glorious chance from ten yards out. Just when it seemed as if Gillingham's play-off hopes would take a major dent, Nutter's cross found McDonald at the back post and he headed home.

Form Guide

    DWDWDW
  • Gillingham
  • VS
  • Morecambe
  • LWLLWW

Last Meetings

  • Morecambe
  • 1 - 1
  • Gillingham
  • 28/08/2010
  • Morecambe
  • 0 - 1
  • Gillingham
  • 17/01/2009
  • Gillingham
  • 5 - 0
  • Morecambe
  • 11/10/2008

Top Scorers

Gillingham

  • C McDonald 23
  • A Akinfenwa 9
  • C Weston 4
  • C Palmer 3
  • A Barcham 3
  • D Spiller 2
  • J Gowling 2
  • J Nutter 1
  • D Oli 1
  • J Payne 1
  • L Rooney 1

Morecambe

  • J Spencer 7
  • S Drummond 6
  • P Jevons 4
  • P Mullin 4
  • C McCready 4
  • D Carlton 3
  • S Brown 3
  • C Shuker 2
  • K Hurst 2
  • A Fleming 2
  • J Bentley 1
  • K Charnock 1
  • A Holdsworth 1

Goals

Gillingham

    • Total goals 105
    • Goals per game 60
  • 7 (For) 5 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 5 (For) 5 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 2 (For) 5 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 9 (For) 5 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 9 (For) 5 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 12 (For) 4 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 3 (For) 4 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 6 (For) 7 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 7 (For) 5 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Morecambe

    • Total goals 93
    • Goals per game 48
  • 4 (For) 6 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 1 (For) 3 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 12 (For) 9 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 4 (For) 6 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 3 (For) 9 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 7 (For) 5 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 8 (For) 5 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 2 (For) 8 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 7 (For) 9 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

possession


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