BBC Sport football


Related BBC sites

Page last updated at 17:05 GMT, Saturday, 30 August 2008 18:05 UK

Port Vale 3-1 Bournemouth

Port Vale cruised to a comfortable win at home against Bournemouth.

The home side controlled most of the opening exchanges and took the lead when Marc Richards struck with a 20-yard effort.

Bournemouth levelled after Craig Lindfield headed his first goal for the club from Lee Bradbury's cross.

Simon Richman nodded in a second for Port Vale before John McCombe confirmed the win after Louis Dodds had done well to cross from the by-line.

Port Vale: Anyon, Griffith, McCombe, Slater, Collins, Richman (Glover 77), Davidson (Taiwo 61), Howland, Dodds (Perry 77), Richards, Rodgers.

Subs Not Used: Martin, Prosser.

Booked: Richards.

Goals: Richards 15, Richman 64, McCombe 66.

Bournemouth: Jalal, Bradbury (Ward 71), Garry (Wagstaff 71), Pearce, Cummings, Hollands, Cooper, Anderton, Bartley, Sappleton (Pitman 56), Lindfield.
Subs Not Used: Igoe, Pryce.

Goals: Lindfield 58.

Att: 6,048

Ref: Mike Russell (Hertfordshire).

related bbc links:

related internet links:
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.