The past is done. Then 14 League Two seasons at Morecambe finally found their way out, but it wasn't something how many expected. Controversial overtime penalty for Carlos Mendes Gomes, . – the presence of non-league years has risen to third place in English football for the first time.
Perennial relegation struggles, Morecambe lost the end of the Football League when Derek Adams took over. Eighteen months later, and with the department's lowest budget, the miracle was complete.
Adams gained many fans and is linked to Bradford City. He made no assurances that the shrimps would arrive even after their finest hours. Today was all about making history. We did this exceptionally throughout the season. I have a contract with Morecambe and we play for it. The only thing I can say is that no deal has been made. "
The game contained a lot of noise, but little with magic before a rare quality moment led Ryan Haynes to drop backup John O'Sullivan. . Bobby Madley gave a punishment, but how little contact was out of the zone. “Our player stands in front of the defender and is lucky not to be kicked out or penalized,” Adams said defiantly. "It was a clear penalty kick."
The rejected, Newport's manager, Michael Flynn, thought otherwise and also caused the referee to be unable to give his side an early point kick. Mickey Demetriou's long shot saw Morecambe goalkeeper Kyle Letheren fly in to punch the ball clearly. Scott Bennett came first and shook his head, Letheren deliver a blow. It was not sterile, but a different conclusion might have been reached if VAR had been present.