UK time is: 07:20:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Preston end Shrimps' run

Morecambe 2-4 Preston
Johnstone's Paint Northern 2nd Round
9th October 2012
19:45
Globe Arena

Morecambe lost a lead, fought back to level but then eventually bowed out of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy at the Globe on Tuesday night to league one side Preston.

Morecambe were able to go into the break one-nil up when new loan signing Jordan Mustoe (21) put them ahead.

Early in the second half Preston equalised when Graham Cummins (56) scored with substitute Akpo Sodje (75) then putting the visitors two-one up. The hosts levelled within minutes though when Richard Brodie (78) successfully converted a penalty.

With a possible penalty shootout looming The Lilywhites retook the lead when Paul Huntington (81) scored late on with an injury-time second from Sodje (90+4) securing a 4-2 Preston win, and seeing them into round three.

The official website will be the place to visit for a full report - click here.

Apply To Be A Site Editor




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday October 10 2012

Time: 1:57PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Morecambe Articles

Stats: Shrimps v Northampton Town (Saturday September 27 2014)

Morecambe Clobbered by Cobblers (Saturday September 27 2014)

Team News: Shrimps v Northampton (Saturday September 27 2014)

Defender Departs On Loan (Monday September 22 2014)

Stats: AFC Wimbledon v Shrimps (Sunday September 21 2014)

Akinfenwa Bullies Shrimps - Again. (Saturday September 20 2014)

Team News: AFC Wimbledon v Morecambe (Friday September 19 2014)

Stats: Mansfield v Shrimps (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Long-Term Deal For Mullin (Tuesday September 16 2014)

Archived Morecambe Articles

List All Vital Morecambe Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Bury 10 6 2 2 8 20
4. Southend 10 6 2 2 5 20
5. Northampton 10 5 2 3 5 17
6. Morecambe 10 5 1 4 3 16
7. Shrewsbury 10 4 3 3 4 15
8. Portsmouth 10 4 3 3 2 15
9. Cheltenham 10 4 3 3 1 15

Breaking League News

On this day in history...2nd October
Portsmouth : 02/10/2014 07:00:00
Admirers 'monitoring' Butler
Portsmouth : 01/10/2014 22:13:00
Smith Ready For Battle
Wimbledon : 01/10/2014 21:00:00
Pools Lowest League Positions For Many Years
Hartlepool : 01/10/2014 20:57:00
Earning Your Keep
Carlisle : 01/10/2014 20:52:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Southend v Morecambe?
Suggested By:  Morecambe Admin
Morecambe win 100%
Southend win 0%
Draw 0%