We have arrived at the Moss Rose for tonight’s crucial National League clash………
Here are the line ups……
Come on Macc………
The teams are out and we await kick off
We are underway!!!!!
1 min Gateshead are out of the traps the brighter as Danny Johnson gets caught marginally offside
2 mins Durrell bursts down the right, his cross finds Marsh six yards out but Montgomery makes a superb save
5 mins Brilliant Durrell run finds Marsh whose cross along the six yard line agonisingly evades Hancox
6 mins Jalal out smartly to deny McLaughlin
7 mins Preston hits a speculative half volley high over the bar
9 mins Whitaker corner from the left headed wide by Pilkington
10 mins Brilliant from Hodgkiss as he safely heads back to Jalal
11 mins Whitaker corner from the right cleared by Barrow
13 mins Barrow makes a fifty yard run and then takes the ball out of play
14 mins Blissett surges forward down the right before drifting the ball just over the bar
17 mins Hodgkiss brilliantly wins a free kick from Peniket
18 mins Montgomery down well to deny Durrell from 20 yards
19 mins Montgomery makes a stunning save as Durrell chests the ball down to Blissett who fires a shot at goal from 15 yards.
Hancox sends the rebound just wide of the near post.
20 mins Durrell fires over the bar from the right hand angle
21 mins Whitaker corner from the right pulled back to Durrell. He finds Marsh five yards out but Barrow blocks the shot.
22 mins Low Whitaker corner from the right is sent over the bar by Lowe
26 mins Lowe tracks back to stop Preston running through
29 mins Durrell cross from the right gathered by Montgomery
31 mins Preston corner from the right hammered goalwards by Johnson but Jalal well placed.
32 mins Durrell breaks into the box and appears to be brought down by Barrow but nothing given
Durrell replaced by Evans after taking a knock
40 mins Frantic end to the half as both side go for broke
43 mins Hodgkiss fires a venomous drive at goal from 25 yards which flies just wide
45 mins McLaughlin fires over the bar from an acute angle
Two minutes added
45 mins Whitaker corner from the right cleared as Macc End the half in the ascendancy
We are back underway
48 mins Brilliant hands from Jalal to claim Barrow’s twenty yard drive
Gateshead have the upper hand at the minute
51 mins Brilliant save from Montgomery to deny Marsh. He then somehow kicked the ball away from Whitaker, Fitzpatrick looked to get the shot away but played the ball off to Danny who fired fractionally over the bar.
That’s lit the touch paper!
54 mins Whitaker corner from the left sees Hancox head downwards but Montgomery saves
57 mins Corner from left well defended by Lowe
60 mins Clear time wasting by the visitors as Byrne shows us his Tom Daley impression
62 mins Whitaker corner from the right breaks to Whitehead whose drive from the edge of the area is deflected wide.
63 mins Marsh pulls corner back to Whitaker who cuts inside before hammering a shot at Montgomery
67 mins Blistering Macc attack ends when Whitehead’s deflected shot is superbly gathered by Montgomery
68 mins Blatant handball from Kerr waved away by Referee
Gripping stuff here as a massive 20 mins looms
The Silkmen faithful roar their side on
75 mins Great save from Jalal to deny Green to sent a low drive across the face of goal
77 mins Hancox thunderbolt slips through Montgomery’s hands but there is just about enough on it to send the ball over the bar
Wilson is getting stripped
Wilson replaces Marsh’s
You have eight mins Scotty!
82 mins Pilkington clears off the line after Jalal stops Green effort with his feet
85 mins Macc still battling but need a break
86 mins Long Fitzpatrick throw in well taken by Hancox who fires into the near post side netting
87 mins The Silkmen fans will their side forward
BLISSETT HAS DONE IT!!!!
Nathan fires home from close range!!!!!
Three mins added time
Electric atmosphere here!!!!!
Full Time – Get In!!!!!!!!!!!!