Runcorn beat Bootle in the Hallmark Security League Premier Division at Delta Taxis Stadium with a score of 1-2. Shanley sent off in 27th minute. Bootle scored in the 80th minute. Michael Simpson equalised in the 86th minute following a cracking shot from inside the 6 yard box. Danny McKenna scored for the Linnets following a brilliant free-kick from just outside the area in added time of the second half.