Notts County beats Altrincham 3-0

NOTTINGHAM. Notts County was in the end too good for Altrincham.

Notts County beats Altrincham 3-0

NOTTINGHAM. Notts County was in the end too strong for Altrincham with the goal of C. Roberts (46′ pen), K. Wootton (75′) and R. Rodrigues (83′). Notts County made the most of its superior ball possession (59%).

The match was played at the Meadow Lane Stadium stadium in Nottingham on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Greg Rollason. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 16 degrees Celsius or 60.76 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 72%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 59 Ball Possession 41
  • 19 Total 10
  • 6 On Target 1
  • 13 Off Target 9
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 97 Attack 69
  • 50 Dangerous attack 26
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 2
  • 2 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
  • 3 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Notts County was in firm control of the ball 59% while Altrincham was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Notts County had a more offensive attitude with 50 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Notts County won the match​.

Notts County shot 19 times, 6 on target, 13 off target. On the opposite side, Altrincham shot 10 times, 1 on target, 9 off target.


Notts County received 2 yellow cards (J. Richardson and M. Palmer). Regarding the opposition, Altrincham received 1 yellow card (T. Mullarkey).

Match Timeline

J. Richardson- Yellow
C. Roberts(penalty)
T. Mullarkey- Yellow
M. Palmer- Yellow
J. Morgan- sub ->H. Perritt
K. Cameron- sub ->D. Kelly-Evans
H. Campbell- sub ->K. Hall
K. Wootton(goal)
E. Francis- sub ->J. O\'Brien
J. Moult- sub ->I. Marriott
E. Sam- sub ->C. Roberts
R. Rodrigues(goal)


After playing this contest, Notts County will have 79 points to sit in the 5th place. On the other side, Altrincham will stay with 54 points to hold in the 14th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the National League, Notts County will play away with Maidenhead United on the 15th of May with a 3-1 head to head record in favor of Notts County (1 draw).

Altrincham will host Yeovil Town on the 15th of May with a 1-1 head to head.

Notts County – Formation

The manager Ian Burchnall decided to play with the following team: .


Notts County made 3 changes: D. Kelly-Evans for K. Cameron (64′), J. O’Brien for E. Francis (75′) and C. Roberts for E. Sam (79′).

Altrincham – Formation

Phil Parkinson played with: .


Altrincham made 3 changes: H. Perritt for J. Morgan (60′), K. Hall for H. Campbell (69′) and I. Marriott for J. Moult (79′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the National League.​