Accrington Stanley 4-2 Torquay

05 December 2009 05:42
Accrington recorded a second successive league win with a comfortable victory over struggling Torquay.The Gulls took the lead via a Nicky Wroe penalty after Scott Rendell had been tugged back by Johnny Flynn. [LNB]Phil Edwards despatched a penalty at the other end after Lee Mansell had pulled back Michael Symes before Andy Proctor headed the Reds into the lead. [LNB]Luke Joyce hammered in Stanley's third and Bobby Grant added a fourth before Chris Zebroski scored Torquay's second. [LNB][LNB][LNB] [LNB][LNB] Torquay United manager Paul Buckle told BBC Radio Devon:[LNB]"It was a fair result, you could see the state of the pitch, you could see how heavy it was and I felt Accrington played the conditions a lot better than us and credit to them. [LNB]"They deserved their three points, we didn't deserve anything - I'm very honest with the players and I'm honest with myself. [LNB]"We didn't do the basics right, we weren't nasty enough, we weren't horrible enough on what was a nasty pitch on a horrible day." [LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Saturday, 5 December 2009[LNB] League Two[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Accrington 4-2 Torquay R (HT 2-1) Edwards (pen) 39 Procter 40 Joyce 56 Grant 70 Wroe (pen) 10 Zebroski 82 Accrington Stanley 01 Bouzanis 12 Edwards 15 Winnard 20 Murphy 31 Flynn 06 Procter 08 Joyce 11 Grant (McConville 79) 14 Ryan 09 Kee 19 Symes Substitutes 27 Molloy, 05 Kempton, 17 McConville, 18 Mullin, 24 King Torquay 30 Poke 05 Robertson 22 Smith (Nicholson 61) 23 Charnock 07 Mansell 11 Wroe (Benyon 46) 12 Thompson 14 Hargreaves 33 Thomson 10 Rendell (Sills 62) 29 Zebroski Substitutes 01 Bevan, 03 Nicholson, 31 Palmer, 19 Stevens, 08 Sills, 09 Benyon Ref: WoolmerAtt: 1,351 ACCRINGTON TORQUAY Possession Accrington 53% Torquay 47% Attempts on target Accrington 11 Torquay 9 Attempts off target Accrington 10 Torquay 2 Corners Accrington 10 Torquay 2 Fouls Accrington 10 Torquay 16 Final Result Full Time 90:00+4:22 The game is over, as the referee blows his whistle. 90:00+3:34 Elliot Benyon is caught offside. Dean Bouzanis takes the free kick. 90:00+1:51 Effort from 30 yards by Michael Symes. Save by Michael Poke. 90:00+0:14 Chris Hargreaves takes a shot. Dean Bouzanis makes a save. 88:55 Elliot Benyon takes a shot. Save by Dean Bouzanis. 87:37 The ball is swung over by Chris Zebroski, Peter Murphy makes a clearance. 86:25 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Ryan by Tyrone Thompson. Jonathan Flynn takes the direct free kick. 85:50 Luke Joyce has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target. 84:47 Phil Edwards gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Elliot Benyon. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jake Thomson from left channel, Phil Edwards fouled by Chris Hargreaves, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Dean Bouzanis. 83:54 Tim Sills takes a shot. Save by Dean Bouzanis. 81:59 Jake Thomson provided the assist for the goal. 81:59 GOAL - Chris Zebroski:Accrington Stanley 4 - 2 Torquay Chris Zebroski scores a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Accrington Stanley 4-2 Torquay. 81:02 Kieran Charnock gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy Kee. Phil Edwards restarts play with the free kick. 76:39 Substitution Sean McConville joins the action as a substitute, replacing Robert Grant. 76:39 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Robert Grant by Tyrone Thompson. Direct free kick taken by Phil Edwards. 76:01 Luke Joyce takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Chris Hargreaves makes a clearance. 75:24 Corner taken right-footed by Luke Joyce to the near post, James Ryan takes a shot. Blocked by Chris Zebroski. 72:26 Corner taken right-footed by Luke Joyce to the near post, Chris Zebroski makes a clearance. 72:17 Robert Grant crosses the ball, Chris Robertson manages to make a clearance. 69:17 Assist by Andrew Procter. 69:17 GOAL - Robert Grant:Accrington Stanley 4 - 1 Torquay Robert Grant gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Accrington Stanley 4-1 Torquay. 66:46 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jake Thomson by Andrew Procter. Kevin Nicholson restarts play with the free kick. 65:46 James Ryan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tyrone Thompson. Kevin Nicholson restarts play with the free kick. 65:03 Tim Sills handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Dean Bouzanis takes the direct free kick. 62:44 Effort on goal by Billy Kee from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target. 62:13 Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Luke Joyce played to the near post, clearance by Kieran Charnock. 62:00 James Ryan takes a shot. Save by Michael Poke. 61:04 Substitution Tim Sills joins the action as a substitute, replacing Scott Rendell. 60:43 Substitution Kevin Nicholson comes on in place of Adam Smith. 59:54 Chris Hargreaves challenges Luke Joyce unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Phil Edwards. 58:38 Effort on goal by Robert Grant from inside the box misses to the right of the target. 55:53 The assist for the goal came from Billy Kee. 55:53 GOAL - Luke Joyce:Accrington Stanley 3 - 1 Torquay A goal is scored by Luke Joyce from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Accrington Stanley 3-1 Torquay. 54:23 The ball is swung over by James Ryan. 51:08 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Symes by Kieran Charnock. Phil Edwards takes the free kick. 49:29 Jonathan Flynn gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Elliot Benyon. Lee Mansell crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right channel, clearance made by Dean Winnard. 49:13 Chris Robertson takes a shot. Save by Dean Bouzanis. 47:51 Centre by Andrew Procter, clearance by Lee Mansell. 46:59 Michael Symes has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post. 46:54 A cross is delivered by Luke Joyce, Scott Rendell manages to make a clearance. 46:35 Luke Joyce takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Scott Rendell. 46:22 Shot by Robert Grant. Michael Poke makes a save. 45:50 Jake Thomson takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar. 45:01 The match restarts for the second half. 45:01 Substitution (Torquay) makes a substitution, with Elliot Benyon coming on for Nicky Wroe. Half Time 45:00+2:29 The ref blows to signal half-time. 45:00+2:17 Michael Symes delivers the ball, save by Michael Poke. 45:00+1:01 Scott Rendell concedes a free kick for a foul on Andrew Procter. Dean Bouzanis takes the direct free kick. 45:00+0:32 Michael Symes is caught offside. Free kick taken by Michael Poke. 44:54 Kieran Charnock gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy Kee. Free kick crossed by Luke Joyce, Kieran Charnock manages to make a clearance. 43:40 Corner taken by Luke Joyce from the right by-line, Header from close range by Michael Symes misses to the right of the goal. 43:33 Peter Murphy crosses the ball, Kieran Charnock makes a clearance. 40:49 Corner taken by Jake Thomson from the left by-line, clearance by Billy Kee. 39:30 Michael Symes provided the assist for the goal. 39:30 GOAL - Andrew Procter:Accrington Stanley 2 - 1 Torquay Andrew Procter scores a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Accrington Stanley 2-1 Torquay. 39:27 The ball is delivered by Michael Symes, 38:54 Chris Hargreaves has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide left of the goal. 38:17 GOAL - Phil Edwards:Accrington Stanley 1 - 1 Torquay Phil Edwards scores a placed penalty. Accrington Stanley 1-1 Torquay. 37:29 Unfair challenge on Michael Symes by Lee Mansell results in a Penalty. 36:44 Chris Robertson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Billy Kee. Free kick crossed by Robert Grant, clearance made by Lee Mansell. 35:35 Shot from deep inside the area by Michael Symes clears the crossbar. 34:58 Nicky Wroe challenges James Ryan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Phil Edwards. 34:23 Tyrone Thompson takes a shot. Save made by Dean Bouzanis. 33:24 Corner taken by Luke Joyce from the right by-line played to the near post, Phil Edwards produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar. 33:16 A cross is delivered by Billy Kee, blocked by Lee Mansell. 32:03 Scott Rendell takes a shot. Save by Dean Bouzanis. 31:39 Chris Zebroski fouled by Phil Edwards, the ref awards a free kick. Adam Smith takes the direct free kick. 31:00 The referee blows for offside against Scott Rendell. Dean Bouzanis takes the free kick. 29:11 Foul by Billy Kee on Adam Smith, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Michael Poke. 28:31 Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jake Thomson, Dean Bouzanis makes a save. 28:20 Jake Thomson takes a shot. Jonathan Flynn gets a block in. 28:15 A cross is delivered by Chris Hargreaves, Phil Edwards manages to make a clearance. 26:16 Free kick awarded for a foul by Lee Mansell on Dean Winnard. Free kick taken by Dean Bouzanis. 25:52 Foul by Billy Kee on Kieran Charnock, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Nicky Wroe. 25:24 Luke Joyce concedes a free kick for a foul on Tyrone Thompson. Nicky Wroe takes the direct free kick. 24:18 Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris Robertson on Michael Symes. Luke Joyce takes the direct free kick. 23:32 Scott Rendell fouled by Dean Winnard, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Lee Mansell. 22:23 Unfair challenge on Phil Edwards by Chris Hargreaves results in a free kick. Phil Edwards takes the direct free kick. 21:07 A cross is delivered by Luke Joyce, Michael Poke makes a save. 19:15 Short corner taken by Andrew Procter. The assistant referee flags for offside against Phil Edwards. Michael Poke takes the indirect free kick. 18:54 Inswinging corner taken by Luke Joyce, clearance made by Lee Mansell. 18:33 Effort on goal by Robert Grant from 25 yards. Save made by Michael Poke. 17:01 James Ryan takes a shot. Chris Robertson gets a block in. 16:21 Shot from just outside the box by Peter Murphy goes over the bar. 15:13 Tyrone Thompson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Dean Winnard. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Luke Joyce, blocked by Chris Zebroski. 14:48 Corner taken by Luke Joyce from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Nicky Wroe. 14:34 Luke Joyce has an effort at goal. Blocked by Lee Mansell. 13:32 Michael Symes fouled by Chris Robertson, the ref awards a free kick. James Ryan fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Michael Poke. 12:06 Robert Grant crosses the ball, clearance by Chris Robertson. 9:19 GOAL - Nicky Wroe:Accrington Stanley 0 - 1 Torquay Penalty taken right-footed by Nicky Wroe and scored. Accrington Stanley 0-1 Torquay. 8:26 Scott Rendell fouled by Jonathan Flynn, the ref awards a Penalty. 7:56 Jake Thomson takes a shot. Save by Dean Bouzanis. 5:02 The ball is crossed by Chris Zebroski. 2:42 Shot by James Ryan from outside the box goes over the target. 2:05 Chris Zebroski is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Dean Bouzanis restarts play with the free kick. 0:00 The match has kicked off. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]

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