Wycombe 2-0 Morecambe

07 August 2010 04:58
Wycombe made a winning start to life in League Two with a comfortable victory over Morecambe.Debutant Scott Rendell gave the Chairboys the lead with a cool first-half penalty after Matt Bloomfield was tripped in the box by Chris Shuker. [LNB]Morecambe improved after the break, with Phil Jevons heading wide and Adam Rundle and Shuker both going close. [LNB]But Jon-Paul Pittman's late solo goal sealed the win as he cut in from the right and curled home from 25 yards. [LNB][LNB]Wycombe manager Gary Waddock told BBC Three Counties Radio: "I'm very pleased to get the three points but we had to work very hard for it.[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "Credit to Morecambe, they made it very difficult for us, but we got the three points that we were after. [LNB]"I thought that when we made the changes, we got ourselves back into the game again." [LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Saturday, 7 August 2010[LNB] Npower League Two[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Wycombe 2-0 Morecambe FT (HT 1-0) Rendell (pen) 36 Pittman 84 Wycombe 01 Bull 02 Foster 04 Bennett 05 Winfield 23 Westwood 07 Ainsworth 10 Bloomfield (Murtagh 68) 11 Betsy 17 Montrose yellow card (Pittman 77) 09 Rendell (Phillips 77) 12 Strevens Substitutes 32 Arnold, 06 Johnson, 19 McCoy, 08 Murtagh, 18 Phillips, 28 Westlake, 16 Pittman Morecambe 01 Roche 02 Moss (Mullin 79) 04 Scott 15 McCready 19 Wilson 22 Parrish 06 Stanley 07 Rundle 09 Shuker (Duffy 85) 16 Drummond 10 Jevons Substitutes 31 Walker, 28 Haining, 14 Spencer, 17 Fleming, 18 Duffy, 08 Hunter, 21 Mullin Ref: Rob LewisAtt: 4,016 WYCOMBE MORECAMBE Possession Wycombe 52% Morecambe 48% Attempts on target Wycombe 2 Morecambe 0 Attempts off target Wycombe 6 Morecambe 6 Corners Wycombe 6 Morecambe 1 Fouls Wycombe 9 Morecambe 11 Final Result Full Time 90:00+3:56 The final whistle is blown by the referee. 90:00+3:19 The assistant referee signals for offside against Phil Jevons. Free kick taken by Nikki Bull. 88:54 Craig Stanley has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal. 86:21 Kevin Betsy takes a corner. 86:14 A cross is delivered by Ben Strevens, clearance by Chris McCready. 84:34 Substitution (Morecambe) makes a substitution, with Mark Duffy coming on for Chris Shuker. 83:41 GOAL - Jon-Paul Pittman:Wycombe 2 - 0 Morecambe Jon-Paul Pittman scores a goal from long range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Wycombe 2-0 Morecambe. 80:47 Andy Parrish gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jon-Paul Pittman. Matt Phillips restarts play with the free kick. 78:44 Substitution Paul Mullin replaces Darren Moss. 78:25 A cross is delivered by Chris Shuker, clearance made by Dave Winfield. 78:12 Adam Rundle sends in a cross, Dave Winfield manages to make a clearance. 75:50 Darren Moss restarts play with the free kick. 75:50 Substitution Jon-Paul Pittman comes on in place of Lewis Montrose. 75:50 Substitution (Wycombe) makes a substitution, with Matt Phillips coming on for Scott Rendell. 75:50 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Phil Jevons by Dave Winfield. 75:00 A cross is delivered by Adam Rundle, clearance by Alan Bennett. 73:46 Foul by Lewis Montrose on Stewart Drummond, free kick awarded. Barry Roche takes the direct free kick. 71:41 Craig Stanley fouled by Gareth Ainsworth, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Chris McCready. 68:29 Corner from the left by-line taken by Kevin Betsy, clearance made by Andy Parrish. 67:03 Gareth Ainsworth restarts play with the free kick. 67:03 Substitution Matt Bloomfield leaves the field to be replaced by Kieran Murtagh. 67:03 Kevin Betsy fouled by Stewart Drummond, the ref awards a free kick. 65:56 A cross is delivered by Chris Shuker, Ben Strevens manages to make a clearance. 64:51 Unfair challenge on Scott Rendell by Paul Scott results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Matt Bloomfield. 64:17 Shot from just outside the box by Chris Shuker goes over the bar. 63:39 Free kick awarded for a foul by Lewis Montrose on Chris Shuker. Craig Stanley takes the direct free kick. 63:04 The ball is swung over by Gareth Ainsworth, Barry Roche makes a save. 60:58 The official flags Phil Jevons offside. Free kick taken by Nikki Bull. 60:02 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Betsy by Craig Stanley. Free kick taken by Kevin Betsy. 55:02 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Betsy by Chris Shuker. Strike on goal comes in from Gareth Ainsworth from the free kick, save by Barry Roche. 52:07 The ball is delivered by Chris Westwood. 51:06 The ball is crossed by Darren Moss, Effort on goal by Adam Rundle from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target. Correction - 49:57 Andy Parrish challenges Ben Strevens unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gareth Ainsworth delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, save by Barry Roche. 49:57 Ben Strevens fouled by Andy Parrish, the ref awards a free kick. Gareth Ainsworth restarts play with the free kick. 49:22 Adam Rundle has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand upright. 49:03 The ball is sent over by Gareth Ainsworth, save by Barry Roche. 47:45 The ball is crossed by Danny Foster. 47:29 Short corner taken by Matt Bloomfield from the left by-line. 46:54 Centre by Kevin Betsy, clearance made by Chris McCready. 45:01 The second half begins. Half Time 45:00+2:07 The half-time whistle blows. 45:00+1:35 Stewart Drummond has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the goal. 43:27 Shot by Matt Bloomfield from just outside the area goes over the net. 42:54 Centre by Lewis Montrose. 41:38 Phil Jevons is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Nikki Bull. 38:19 Ben Strevens takes a shot. Stewart Drummond challenges Ben Strevens unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gareth Ainsworth restarts play with the free kick. 37:26 The ball is sent over by Adam Rundle. 36:42 The ball is swung over by Adam Rundle, clearance made by Danny Foster. 35:27 GOAL - Scott Rendell:Wycombe 1 - 0 Morecambe Placed penalty scored by Scott Rendell. Wycombe 1-0 Morecambe. 34:12 Unfair challenge on Matt Bloomfield by Chris Shuker results in a Penalty. 32:52 Kevin Betsy produces a cross, Scott Rendell has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target. 32:04 Free kick awarded for a foul by Gareth Ainsworth on Laurence Wilson. Adam Rundle restarts play with the free kick. 31:15 The ball is sent over by Gareth Ainsworth. 30:26 Corner taken by Matt Bloomfield from the right by-line, Andy Parrish manages to make a clearance. 26:36 Free kick awarded for a foul by Phil Jevons on Kevin Betsy. Kevin Betsy takes the direct free kick. 25:47 Outswinging corner taken by Matt Bloomfield, Chris Shuker manages to make a clearance. 22:31 The ball is crossed by Chris Westwood, save by Barry Roche. 20:53 Alan Bennett concedes a free kick for a foul on Phil Jevons. Craig Stanley restarts play with the free kick. 20:10 The offside flag is raised against Phil Jevons. Free kick taken by Nikki Bull. 19:49 The ball is crossed by Chris Shuker, save by Nikki Bull. 19:13 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Phil Jevons by Dave Winfield. Darren Moss takes the direct free kick. 18:34 Stewart Drummond challenges Scott Rendell unfairly and gives away a free kick. Chris Westwood takes the direct free kick. 17:16 Effort from outside the penalty box by Lewis Montrose goes wide left of the goal. 17:10 Gareth Ainsworth delivers the ball. 15:55 Kevin Betsy produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target. 14:21 Gareth Ainsworth crosses the ball. 12:18 Darren Moss restarts play with the free kick. 12:18 Booking Lewis Montrose goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. 11:52 Lewis Montrose concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Scott. 11:39 Lewis Montrose concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Stanley. Direct free kick taken by Stewart Drummond. 8:38 Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Matt Bloomfield. 5:54 Inswinging corner taken by Craig Stanley, Header on goal by Paul Scott from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target. 4:56 The ball is sent over by Gareth Ainsworth. 4:01 Centre by Gareth Ainsworth, Close range header by Kevin Betsy goes over the bar. 2:46 Craig Stanley concedes a free kick for a foul on Gareth Ainsworth. Direct free kick taken by Lewis Montrose. 1:51 The official flags Phil Jevons offside. Alan Bennett takes the indirect free kick. 0:00 The ref blows the whistle to begin the match. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]

Source: BBC_Sport


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