2014 Conference Premier play-off Final

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2014 Conference Premier play-off Final
Wembley Stadium interior.jpg
Wembley Stadium will host the final
Event 2013–14 Football Conference
Date 18 May 2014
Venue Wembley, London
Man of the Match Ryan Donaldson (Cambridge United)
Referee Peter Banks
Attendance 19,613
2013
2015

The 2014 Conference Premier play-off Final, known as the 2014 Skrill Premier play-off Final for sponsorship reasons, was a football match between Cambridge United and Gateshead on 18 May 2014 at Wembley Stadium in London.[1] It was the twelfth Conference Premier play-off Final.

Cambridge secured a place in the final after beating F.C. Halifax Town 2–1 on aggregate.[2] Gateshead's place was secured after beating Grimsby Town 4–2 over two legs.[3] This was Cambridge United's 3rd Conference play-off final after losing in 2008 and 2009 and Gateshead's first ever Conference play-off final.

Cambridge United won the game 2-1 and will be promoted to the 2014–15 Football League Two.

Route to the final[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
2 Cambridge United 46 23 13 10 72 35 +37 82
3 Gateshead 46 22 13 11 72 50 +22 79
4 Grimsby Town 46 22 12 12 65 46 +19 78
5 F.C. Halifax Town 46 22 11 13 85 58 +27 77

Semi-finals[edit]

First leg
Second leg

Match details[edit]

18 May 2014
16:00 BST
Cambridge United 2–1 Gateshead
Hughes Goal 51'
Donaldson Goal 71'
BBC Report Lester Goal 80'
Wembley Stadium, London
Attendance: 19,613
Referee: Peter Banks
Cambridge United
Gateshead
GK 25 England Adam Smith
RB 2 England Kevin Roberts
CB 6 England Ian Miller (c)
CB 4 England Josh Coulson
LB 3 England Greg Taylor
RM 8 England Tom Champion Booked 20'
CM 18 England Luke Berry Substituted off 66'
CM 7 England Ryan Donaldson
LM 10 England Tom Elliott Substituted off 77'
RS 19 England Delano Sam-Yorke Substituted off 46'
LS 17 England Liam Hughes
Substitutes:
DF 5 Scotland Tom Bonner
MF 11 England Harrison Dunk Substituted in 46'
MF 22 England Luke Chadwick Substituted in 66'
MF 23 England Ashley Chambers
FW 9 England Adam Cunnington Substituted in 77'
Manager:
England Richard Money
GK 1 England Adam Bartlett
RB 16 England Craig Baxter
CB 5 England James Curtis
CB 6 England Ben Clark (c) Booked 70'
LB 2 Northern Ireland Carl Magnay
CM 4 England Jamie Chandler Substituted off 69'
CM 8 England Phil Turnbull
CM 29 Wales John Oster Booked 23'
RW 25 England Marcus Maddison Booked 7' Substituted off 58'
ST 18 England James Marwood
LW 7 Republic of Ireland Colin Larkin Substituted off 58'
Substitutes:
MF 17 England Josh Walker
MF 21 England Rob Ramshaw
MF 38 England JJ O'Donnell Substituted in 58'
FW 9 England Liam Hatch Substituted in 58'
FW 19 England Jack Lester Substituted in 69'
Manager:
England Gary Mills

Man of the match

Match officials

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Five named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football Conference Play-Off & Promotion Final Dates - 2013/2014". Retrieved 4 May 2014. 
  2. ^ "Cambridge United 2-0 Halifax Town (agg 2-1)". BBC Sport. Retrieved 4 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "Gateshead 3-1 Grimsby Town (agg 4-2)". BBC Sport. Retrieved 4 May 2014. 
  4. ^ "Conference play-off final: Cambridge United 2-1 Gateshead — as it happened". The Guardian. 18 May 2014. Retrieved 19 May 2014.