TORQUAY. Solihull Moors found a way to reverse the score before demolishing Torquay United. It was Torquay United to score first with a goal from W. Goodwin. Nonetheless, later Solihull Moors found the way to reverse the score scoring 4 consecutive goals with A. Dallas (13′), J. Sbarra (28′), A. Dallas (57′) and C. Maycock (90′).
The match was played at the Plainmoor Ground stadium in Torquay on Tuesday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Gary Parsons. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 15.6 degrees Celsius or 60.04 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 96%.
There was not much difference in terms of ball possession. Torquay United was in possession of the ball for 51% of the time vs. Solihull Moors that controlled the ball for 49% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Solihull Moors was more pushing with 31 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Solihull Moors won the match.
Torquay United shot 7 times, 7 on target, 0 off target. Talking about the opposition, Solihull Moors shot 11 times, 6 on target, 5 off target.
Torquay United received 5 yellow cards (B. McGavin, R. Lovett, B. Wyatt, C. Andrews and R. Hanson). On the opposite side, Solihull Moors received 1 yellow card (L. Moulden).
After this match, Torquay United will stay with 7 points like Yeovil Town and Maidenhead United to sit in the 20th place. On the opposite side, Solihull Moors will have 17 points like Boreham Wood to remain in the 4th place.
In the next match in the National League, Torquay United will host Wrexham on the 29th of April with a 6-5 head to head record in favor of Torquay United (8 draws).
Solihull Moors will host Woking on the 29th of April with a 4-4 head to head.
Torquay United – Formation
The manager Gary Johnson decided to play with the following team: R. Lovett, D. Moxey, B. Wyatt, R. Marshall, K. Evans, A. Omar, B. McGavin, D. Crowe, R. Hanson, C. Andrews and W. Goodwin.
The home team had on the bench: D. Martin, A. Jarvis, N. Iseguan, M. Halstead and A. Hall.
Torquay United made 3 changes: D. Moxey for D. Martin (46′), B. McGavin for A. Jarvis (62′) and C. Andrews for N. Iseguan (84′).
Solihull Moors – Formation
Neal Ardley played with: L. Moulden, B. Coker, C. Howe, F. Kelleher, J. Clarke, J. Osborne, J. Sbarra, C. Maycock, A. Dallas, J. Kelly and A. Reid.
The following players were sitting on the bench: R. Barnett, K. Storer, C. Whelan, R. McNally and C. Parsons.
Solihull Moors made 3 changes: A. Reid for R. Barnett (11′), J. Osborne for K. Storer (55′) and J. Kelly for C. Whelan (69′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the National League.
- Notts County – Aldershot Town – 2-0
- York City – Bromley – 2-1
- Wrexham – Dagenham & Redbridge – 4-1
- Woking – Oldham Athletic – 3-0
- Torquay United – Solihull Moors – 1-4
- Maidstone United – Wealdstone – 1-1
- Halifax Town – Gateshead – 2-0
- Eastleigh – Yeovil Town – 1-1
- Chesterfield – Southend United – 3-2
- Boreham Wood – Maidenhead United – 1-0
- Barnet – Dorking Wanderers – 0-1
- Altrincham – Scunthorpe United – 2-2