League Two
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Morecambe 1-2 Rochdale

Mark Hughes

Two goals in two minutes - including an own goal by Morecambe's Mark Hughes - handed Rochdale all three points in their League Two clash.

Rochdale had been the livelier side but a bright second-half start by the hosts was soon undone by Hughes' error as he diverted a left-wing cross into his own net from close range.

Scott Hogan then curled a shot into the top corner as Rochdale took control.

Padraig Amond pulled one back for the Shrimps late on but Dale held on.

Line-ups

Morecambe

  • 1Roche
  • 8Wright
  • 6Diagne
  • 10WilliamsSubstituted forAmondat 65'minutes
  • 15McCreadyBooked at 85mins
  • 5Hughes
  • 4Kenyon
  • 17FlemingSubstituted forMcGeeat 88'minutes
  • 9SampsonBooked at 20mins
  • 14MarshallSubstituted forMwasileat 72'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 11Ellison

Substitutes

  • 3Threlfall
  • 16Drummond
  • 19McGee
  • 20Mwasile
  • 23Doyle
  • 25Arestidou
  • 27Amond

Rochdale

  • 1Lillis
  • 2Rafferty
  • 25Rose
  • 6Lancashire
  • 5Eastham
  • 22O'Connell
  • 8Tutte
  • 12Lund
  • 29CumminsSubstituted forVincentiat 88'minutes
  • 11Hogan
  • 40Henderson

Substitutes

  • 7Vincenti
  • 14Héry
  • 16Done
  • 21Thomson
  • 24Allen
  • 38Dicker
  • 39Bunney
Referee:
Eddie Ilderton
Attendance:
2,563

Match Stats

Home TeamMorecambeAway TeamRochdale
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home7
Away13
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home2
Away3
Fouls
Home13
Away5

Live Text

Match ends, Morecambe 1, Rochdale 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Morecambe 1, Rochdale 2.

Attempt missed. Kevin Ellison (Morecambe) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Morecambe. Conceded by Ashley Eastham.

Attempt saved. Jack Sampson (Morecambe) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Booking

Joe Mwasile (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Joe Mwasile (Morecambe).

Matthew Lund (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Morecambe 1, Rochdale 2. Padraig Amond (Morecambe) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Rochdale. Peter Vincenti replaces Graham Cummins.

Substitution

Substitution, Morecambe. Joe McGee replaces Andrew Fleming.

Corner, Rochdale. Conceded by Andrew Wright.

Attempt blocked. Scott Hogan (Rochdale) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Booking

Chris McCready (Morecambe) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Chris McCready (Morecambe).

Scott Hogan (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Andrew Wright (Morecambe) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Scott Hogan (Rochdale).

Attempt missed. Matthew Lund (Rochdale) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Andrew Fleming (Morecambe).

Matthew Lund (Rochdale) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt missed. Matthew Lund (Rochdale) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Foul by Tony Diagne (Morecambe).

Ian Henderson (Rochdale) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Corner, Morecambe. Conceded by Joseph Rafferty.

Attempt blocked. Matthew Lund (Rochdale) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Graham Cummins (Rochdale) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Foul by Andrew Fleming (Morecambe).

Matthew Lund (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Morecambe. Joe Mwasile replaces Marcus Marshall.

Foul by Alex Kenyon (Morecambe).

Joseph Rafferty (Rochdale) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Kevin Ellison (Morecambe) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Andrew Wright (Morecambe) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jack O'Connell (Rochdale).

Andrew Fleming (Morecambe) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Matthew Lund (Rochdale).

Goal!

Goal! Morecambe 0, Rochdale 2. Scott Hogan (Rochdale) right footed shot from the left side of the box to the top right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Morecambe. Padraig Amond replaces Ryan Williams.

Goal!

Own Goal by Mark Hughes, Morecambe. Morecambe 0, Rochdale 1.

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