FULL TIME: Silkmen 1 v 0 Bury

Macclesfield Town play their second pre-season friendly tonight against local rivals Bury.

We will have all the action for you here, with lives updates throughout the match.



Live from the Moss – Silkmen v Bury

Teams are just walking round the pitch limbering up for battle. Andy Worth is currently with a mannequin so music blares round the Moss!

In attendance tonight, the Legend that is Sir Ryan Price – he may be playing yet though as no teamsheets are out! 

Danny is here!!!!!

Still no teamsheets – Pricey get warming up son!!
The match has kicked off

Good early pressure from Macc who are fighting for every ball.

3 mins Mitch Hancock sees shot blocked after great build up play from Whitaker

6 mins. David Fitzpatrick goes down under heavy tackle and is clearly hurt.

7 mins. Fitz ok to continue….just

8 mins Bury corner after quick break easily dealt with by Macc

10 mins Bury keeping possession well. Chasing shadows a bit at the minute 

12 mins Brilliant run by Danny Whitaker – early cross sent goal bound by Burgess but easy for ‘keeper

15 mins Better from Macc – Elliott Durrell breaks free and smashes half volley just wide.

18 mins Macc free kick 20 yards out won by Brodie, smashed well over by Scott Burgess

23 mins Bury have the possession but not turning it in to chances. Lee Clarke will be fuming in to his kebabs later if it continues!!

25 mins Durrell breaks free down the right. Brilliant cross across six yard line scuffed by Brodie.

29 Aldred fires low 30 yard drive just wide.

34 mins Dai breaks free and Jalal makes a superb save with his feet to deny him 

37 mins Nicky Ajose hits a curling effort from 35 years – the SLE thought it was in but flies just wide. Unbelievable Jeff!

42 mins Macc looking dangerous with following one touch football.

45 mins Tom Heardman smashed a 25 yard low drive  against Jalal’s right hand post.


47 mins Tyrone Marsh breaks free down the right bit his cross just proved too far for Lloyd to connect with to put Macc ahead.

50 mins Macc dominating …. a goal is coming soon I can feel it in my water!!!!

55 mins Bury forcing themselves back in to the game as they make around 40 substitutes 

56 mins A Triallist hits a 40 years screamer just over the Bury goal. Strange name that.

59 mins Keith Lowe replaced by Courtney Meppan Walter.

69 Callum Reilly breaks completely free but Jalal makes a cracking point blank save to preserve the stalement.

74 mins Most entertaining moment of pre season so far as a wayward shot is fired in to the SLE and headed back by a well co-ordinated fan.

79 mins GOAL Scott Wilson breaks through The Shakers defence and hammers the ball in to the top corner of the goal.

85 mins Tyrone Marsh broke free and tries to lob the Shakers keeper but he slightly under hit it and it was a routine save in the end.



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