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LOAN ROUND-UP: CLEAN SHEET FOR MATTHEWS

29 August 2016

Accies edge to narrow victory over Ross County

GOALKEEPER Remi Matthews kept his second clean sheet of the season on Saturday as Hamilton Academical secured a 1-0 win over Ross County in the Scottish Premiership.

The City Academy graduate made a fine save to deny County's Michael Gardyne with little over 15 minutes remaining, prompting what would ultimately be a match-winning counter-attack.

Dougie Imrie was on hand to convert at the other end to give Accies their first league win of the 2016-17 campaign, lifting them up to sixth place in the process.

South of the border, fellow stopper Declan Rudd was also in action for Charlton Athletic during their 1-1 home draw with Bolton Wanderers in Sky Bet League One.

Trailing to Gary Madine's 53rd minute opener, the Addicks rescued a point late on when substitute Ademola Lookman struck from outside the box.

Charlton have now collected eight points from their opening five league games, leaving them in ninth place.



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