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Sep 16, 2014 at 7.45pm UK at Priestfield Stadium
Gillingham
2-1
PeterboroughPeterborough United
McDonald (26', 86' pen.)
FT(HT: 1-1)
Taylor (44')

Result: Cody McDonald fires Gillingham penalty to earn three points

Cody McDonald's second-half penalty earns all three points for Gillingham against Peterborough United in League One.

Cody McDonald's late second-half penalty fired Gillingham to a 2-1 win against Peterborough United in League One this evening.

The visitors almost went ahead after just four minutes when Jon Taylor's right-footed shot from the edge of the box was saved.

Marcus Maddison threatened to open the scoring again for Peterborough as his left-footed strike whistled narrowly wide.

McDonald put the hosts ahead after a bullet header from Jake Hessenthaler's cross after 26 minutes.

However, Taylor's right-footed strike levelled the scoring moments before the half-time break to cancel out McDonald's opener.

Posh almost took the lead with 20 minutes remaining when Jack Baldwin struck the left post with a shot outside of the area.

The home side then won the match with just five minutes remaining after McDonald converted a penalty following a Christian Burgess hand-ball in the area.

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Marcus Maddison of Peterborough celebrates with Jack Payne and Jon Taylor after he scores to make it 1-0 during the Sky Bet League One match against Port Vale on September 6, 2014
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