Match gallery: Mansfield Town 3 Carlisle United 1

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Mansfield's players celebrate Kane Hemmings'opening goal

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Picture Andrew Roe/AHPIX LTD, Football, EFL Sky Bet League Two, Mansfield Town v Carlisle United, One Call Stadium, 01/01/18, K.O 3pm Mansfield's players celebrate Kane Hemmings'opening goal Andrew Roe>>>>>>>07826527594

Mansfield Town made it a very happy New Year with an exciting 3-1 home victory over Carlisle United that saw them leap back into the top seven play-off spots.

That also made it only one defeat in 18 games for the in-form Stags.