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Shrewsbury 1 – 0 Blackpool

Dan Udoh hit the winner as Shrewsbury recorded their first home victory of the Sky Bet League One campaign, beating Blackpool 1-0.

Udoh slammed the rebound after Sam Walker saved his penalty in the 38th minute.

The Seasiders didn’t seem to level, Gary Madine coming closest with a header in the second half.

Town started off best as Dan Kemp pulled a straight effort on Matija Sarkic in the ninth minute.

Shaun Whalley pulled wide into the turn after 20 minutes, before Walker was saved from Aaron Pierre.

Udoh gave Town the advantage after Sullay Kaikai knocked Whalley down in the box.

Charlie Daniels was inches away from doubling the lead at halftime with a nice free kick.

Sarkic parried a Luke Garbutt free kick around a post in the 49th minute.

Ethan Ebanks-Landell nodded from a corner before Walker ran away from Charlie Daniels on time.

Sarkic made a fingertip save to spin Madine’s head in the 68th minute, before Anderson headed for the end.

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