Match report

Welsh Premier League
Fri 22 Oct 2010 : Bastion Gardens / 19:30

Prestatyn Town

0 - 0

The New Saints

Ten-man Saints remain winless on the road
Prestatyn v TNSTHE New Saints remained winless on the road as they were forced to settle for a share of the spoils in a goal-less draw at Prestatyn Town's Bastion Gardens.
And they played the last half-hour with 10-men after Steve Evans - returning to the side from a club-imposed suspension - blotted his copybook again by kicking out at Steve Rogers and receiving a straight red card.
The Saints totally dominated the first-half but had nothing to show for their efforts, although Richie Partridge rattled the crossbar on the stroke of half-time with an angled shot from the edge of the box.
Partridge had seen an earlier effort just tipped to safety by home keeper Jon Hill-Dunt, who also made a good save to deny Scott Ruscoe.
But the Saints struggled to create openings in the second period and the hosts had the better of the few chances on offer.
Dave Hayes went close with a header after the Saints failed to clear a free-kick before Michael Parker's run down the byline ended with a shot that flew across the face of goal.
Home player-boss Neil Gibson dragged a shot wide from a good position, but the best chance arrived in stoppage time when Lee Hunt's header was well-saved by Paul Harrison as the depleted Saints were relieved to depart with a point.
Photo: Matty Williams holds off Prestatyn's David Hayes.
Prestatyn Town
The New Saints
Danny Holmes
Ross Stephens
Jon Fisher-Cooke
Dan Evans
Subs
Alex Darlington
Jamie Wood
Matthew Berkeley
Connell Rawlinson
Marcus Giglio
Ross Stephens > Chris Davies 80'
Dan Evans > Michael Parker 90'
60' Alex Darlington > Chris Seargeant
68' Connell Rawlinson > Richie Partridge
76' Jamie Wood > Craig Jones
65'Steve Evans
61'Aeron Edwards
Mark Petch
 
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