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Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Thu 24 Aug 2023
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FC Halifax Town will make the trip to Solihull Moors in the Vanarama National League on Friday night, 7.45pm kick-off.

The Shaymen will be looking for a second win on the road having won 2-1 away at local neighbours Oldham Athletic.

Town are 8th in the table with 7 points from the first 12 available this season and have won 1, drawn 1 at home whilst won 1 lost 1 away from home.

Solihull sit 2nd in the table with 10 points and are on level points with league leaders Barnet.

They have won three games and drawn one from their opening four games, Eastleigh earnt a point at Damson Park on the opening day of the season.

Since then they have beaten Ebbsfleet and Boreham Wood away and had a comfortable 3-0 win over Dorking last weekend at home.

Mark Beck and former Town man Matt Warburton both have two goals this season for the Moors.

Last season, the Shaymen won 1-0 away from home thanks to Jamie Cooke’s 34th minute goal and the points were shared at the Shay. Andrew Dallas put Moors ahead but Town got a point thanks to Mani Dieseruvwe’s second half equaliser

Information from Solihull for fans travelling to the game here

Match Officials

Referee: James Westgate

Assistants: Ryan Seward / Ollie Taylor

Fourth Official: James Hooper

Other Games: 

Friday night

Rochdale vs Bromley

Solihull Moors vs FC Halifax Town

Southend United vs Eastleigh

Saturday games

Aldershot Town vs Wealdstone

Altrincham vs Chesterfield

Boreham Wood vs Oldham Athletic

Dagenham & Redbridge vs Barnet

Dorking Wanderers vs York City

Ebbsfleet United vs Kidderminster Harriers

Gateshead vs Woking

Maidenhead United vs Oxford City

Hartlepool United vs AFC Fylde

Next Game: 

FC Halifax Town vs Gateshead – Monday 28th August, 3pm kick0off

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