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Sep 18th 2007 at 19:30 The Traeth Attendance 192
Porthmadog FC
0 - 1
The New Saints
Match report WELSH PREMIER

Michael Taylor shows his delight after the Saints' late winner.
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Baker's late show breaks Port hearts

A GOAL in the 93rd-minute from Phil Baker finally broke the deadlock at The Traeth - and Porthmadog hearts - as the Saints stole the spoils to leave the hapless hosts still pointless.
It was rough justice on Clayton Blackmore's side, who matched their full-time opponents in every department as Ken McKenna's men struggled to find any fluency or create many clear-cut chances.
Barry Hogan took on a role behind frontmen Alfie Carter and Michael Wilde, but struggled to make an impact and the main TNS threat again came from left-sided wideman Luke Holden's telling crosses and set pieces.
The defining moment came with almost the last kick of the game, when Duane Courtney got his head to Luke Holden's right-wing corner and Baker was on hand to fire into the net from four yards for the winner.
Both sides hit the woodwork in the first-half, Marcus Orlik rasping a 20-yarder against the top of Paul Harrison's crossbar as early as the fifth minute after Hogan had surrendered possession in midfield and Gareth Parry finding an upright from range, while Scott Ruscoe hit a post just before half-time.
Saints had the better of the opening period, with Michael Wilde's header saved by keeper Joe Sagar and Hogan's shot deflected for a corner, but Karl Luisi forced keeper Paul Harrison into a superb save.
Just ahead of half time, TNS went close through Wilde, whose header was only inches too high from a right wing cross by Carter.
Carl Owen led Port's line well in the second-half and twice went close with good efforts, although he missed the best opening at the far post from Mike Foster's cross.
Holden's enterprising 30-yarder had Sagar scurrying back to his line to fingertip over the bar as TNS went in search of the winner, while Carter was only just denied from a tight angle after Wilde's headed flick-on.
But the sands of time appeared to have run out until Baker's late show, which pushes the Saints up to sixth in the table.
Referee: Mark Petch

Goalscorers
None Phil Baker (90)
Starting line-ups
Joe Sagar
Kyle Jacobs
Mike Foster
Gareth Parry
John G Jones
Rhys Roberts
Marcus Orlik
Warren Beattie
Paul Roberts
Carl Owen
Karl Luisi
Paul Harrison
Duane Courtney
Chris King
Phil Baker
Michael Taylor
Scott Ruscoe
Barry Hogan
John Leah
Michael Wilde
Luke Holden
Alfie Carter
Substitutes
Aled Rowlands
Adam Docker
Clayton Blackmore
Carl Jones
Martyn Naylor
Steven Beck
Jamie Wood
Substitutions
Clayton Blackmore -> Marcus Orlik (75)
Adam Docker -> Carl Owen (84)
Steven Beck -> Barry Hogan (59)
Jamie Wood -> Chris King (76)
Yellows
None None
Reds
None None
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Substitute minutes of 99 indicate actual times not known.
The New Saints played as Total Network Solutions from 1997 to end of season 2005/6.
NEWI Cefn Druids played as Flexsys Cefn Druids prior to 2003/4.
Port Talbot Town played as Port Talbot Athletic prior to 2001/2.
Total Network Solutions played as Llansantffraid FC prior to 1997/8.
Match-by-match player stats for season 1993/4 are largely unavailable.