Shrewsbury 1 Carlisle 0

Last updated : 06 April 2002 By Footymad Previewer
Shrewsbury defeat todays visitors, Carlisle. Review the information and discuss it on the messageboard.

Shrewsbury kept alive their play-off hopes alive, with a 1-0 win against Carlisle but they made hard work of it.

Carlisle were reduced to 10 men when midfielder Peter Murphy was red-carded after 21 minutes.

Carlisle keeper Peter Keen made a string of brilliant saves before he was finally beaten by Ryan Lowe's 38th-minute shot from the edge of the penalty box.

Shrewsbury were denied further goals when shots from Lowe and Ian Woan came off the woodwork.