BBC Sport football


Related BBC sites

Page last updated at 21:19 GMT, Tuesday, 12 August 2008 22:19 UK

Hartlepool 3-0 Scunthorpe

Hartlepool produced a fine display to knock Nigel Adkins' side out in the first round of the Carling Cup for the second successive season.

Two goals in seven second half minutes put Hartlepool in command, Joel Porter glancing in a close-range header for the first on 51 minutes.

David Foley then made it two from close range after Porter's impressive run.

James Brown got the third after 76 minutes, firing in from the edge of the area after good work from Gary Liddle.

Hartlepool: Lee-Barrett, Sweeney, Nelson, Collins, Humphreys, Foley, Power (Boland 71), Liddle, Robson, Brown (Mackay 78), Porter (Barker 74).
Subs Not Used: Budtz, McCunnie, Rowell, Tait.

Goals: Porter 51, Foley 58, Brown 76.

Scunthorpe: Lillis, Byrne, Iriekpen, Milne (Wright 66), Williams, Thompson, McCann, Morris (Sparrow 46), Hurst, Hooper, Forte (May 55).
Subs Not Used: Pressman, Lea, Winn, Picton.

Booked: Wright.

Att: 2,076

Ref: Neil Swarbrick (Lancashire).

related bbc links:

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


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2020 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.