UK time is: 04:04:27
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Pirelli Goes Flat For Burton

Morecambe got back to winning ways on Saturday in Derbyshire after two successive defeats.

Ryan Williams headed what might have been a shot from Kevin Ellison past home keeper Jordan Pickford from close range after 33 minutes to win the match for the visitors.

It was a feisty game - eight players were booked, five of them Shrimps - but Burton ended-up with ten men on the park after Shane Cansdell-Sheriff was sent off in injury time at the end of the game for a second bookable offence.

The Shrimps were already playing a man light after Ellison was forced to limp off with an injury after ninety minutes and the visitors had already introduced all their substitutes.

The win puts Morecambe back into the Play-Off positions in fifth spot; defeat means that The Brewers slip to seventh.

Written by Roger Fitton.




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:Monday November 4 2013

Time: 10:23AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Morecambe Articles

Defensive Cover (Wednesday August 27 2014)

Morecambe's Oxbridge Double (Sunday August 24 2014)

Stats: Cambridge United v Shrimps (Saturday August 23 2014)

Team News: Cambridge v Morecambe (Friday August 22 2014)

Bell Signs Then Goes On Loan (Thursday August 21 2014)

JPT Details Confirmed (Thursday August 21 2014)

Lady Luck favour Leaders (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Team News: Morecambe v Oxford (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Bentley: Credit Where Credit's Due (Monday August 18 2014)

Archived Morecambe Articles

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Meliss21 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Cambridge 1 - 2 Morecambe
Morecambe 3 - 2 Newport
Morecambe 1 - 0 Oxford
Dag & Red 0 - 3 Morecambe

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Morecambe 4 4 0 0 +6 12
2. Portsmouth 4 3 1 0 +4 10
3. Cheltenham 4 3 1 0 +3 10
4. Burton 4 3 1 0 +3 10
5. Wycombe 4 3 0 1 +4 9
6. Shrewsbury 4 2 2 0 +5 8
7. Bury 4 2 1 1 +2 7

Breaking League News

Burton : 27/08/2014 22:06:00
Portsmouth : 27/08/2014 21:51:00
Ambitious Heskey Bid Fails
Carlisle : 27/08/2014 21:27:00
Blyth Returns
Burton : 27/08/2014 21:25:00
Deegan's Southend Aim
Southend : 27/08/2014 21:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Tranmere v Morecambe?
Suggested By:  Morecambe Admin
Morecambe win 34%
Tranmere win 33%
Draw 33%