Newcastle Town 2-3 Prescot Cables: Match Report

Prescot Cables claimed their first away win of the season in difficult conditions at Newcastle Town.

 

Cables took the lead on 11 minutes when Josh Klein-Davies laid the ball back to Morgan Homson-Smith, who beat the goalkeeper with an unstoppable shot from 30 yards.

 

The visitors extended the lead on 34 mins when a cross from Homson-Smith was misjudged by the Newcastle goalkeeper and went straight into the net.

 

Prescot went 3-0 up on 42 minutes when Almond scored a penalty.

 

Newcastle pulled a goal back on the stroke of half-time, courtesy of an effort from Taylor.

 

The second half saw a much tighter game. Newcastle again reduced the arrears with 20 minutes to play and put Prescot under sustained late pressure, although Cables held out to secure the points.

 

Man of the match: Chris Almond (Prescot)

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