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Vanarama National League Roundup

Posted by Rohit Bains
Posted on Sat 14 Mar 2020
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FC Halifax Town hosted Ebbsfleet United in the late kick off on BT Sport, however, there was five National League fixtures played earlier in the day

There were postponements in six other games, as fixtures at Barrow, Boreham Wood, Bromley, Harrogate Town (yesterday), Woking and Yeovil Town fell through due to Coronavirus fears.

In the games that did take place, Dover Athletic drew 1-1 with Chesterfield. A penalty from Tom Denton opened the scoring for The Spireites on the 80th minute. However, a late Nassim L’Ghoul strike for Dover stopped Chesterfield from taking all three points.

Sutton United and Hartlepool United also played out a one-all draw. Isaac Olafoe opened the scoring for Sutton after three minutes. Before Gavan Holohan found an equaliser for The Pools. Hartlepool sit 9th with Sutton in 14th.

Stockport County clinched a 2-1 victory over Maidenhead United. Maidenhead took lead in the first half through Oddyseus Alfa. Two second half goals from Ash Palmer and Liam McAlinden won the game for The Hatters, as they sit three points clear in the play-offs.

AFC Fylde were also on the winning side, as a Danny Philliskirk strike was enough to settle their game against Aldershot at Mill Farm. Fylde are now four points away from safety.

Notts County and Eastleigh were the other two teams action this afternoon. County won the game comfortably, goals from Kyle Wootton (2), Kristian Dennis and Callum Roberts saw The Magpies out with a 4-0 win.

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