Shrewsbury 2 – Lincoln

Luke Leahy scored his fourth penalty of the year to established Shrewsbury on their way to a 2- acquire from Lincoln – their very first Sky Bet League One particular victory in seven attempts.

Skipper Leahy kept his great to open the scoring from 12 yards soon after Jamie Robson had inexplicably handled in the box a moment right before 50 percent-time.

Lincoln experienced dominated up to that level, with Ben Dwelling, Charles Vernam and Matty Advantage denied by goalkeeper Marko Marosi.

Shrewsbury continued to enhance immediately after the interval and secured a initially 3 details due to the fact beating Fleetwood on Oct 15 with a next objective on the hour.

Leahy and Jordan Shipley connected nicely and the latter’s sumptuous left-wing cross was transformed by Tom Bayliss for his fifth aim of the campaign.

Referee Bobby Madden, who despatched off Bristol Rovers boss Joey Barton in his final match, booked Shrews chief Steve Cotterill for dissent.

But very little could spoil Cotterill’s afternoon. Marosi fantastically saved Max Sanders’ stinging shot as victory moved Town up to 12th, level on details with their people.