Wrexham hammered Nuneaton to go second and above Newport County.

Johnny Hunt's 20-yard strike opened the scoring before player-manager Andy Morrell nodded in and Neil Ashton's header made it 3-0 at the break.

Robert Ogleby then fired in from the edge of the area and Adrian Cieslewicz added the fifth with a 35-yard strike.

Wes York's 18-yard strike reduced the deficit before Ashton's penalty, after Dean Keates was fouled by Adam Walker, made it 6-1.

VIEW FROM THE DRESSING ROOM

Wrexham player-manager Andy Morrell told BBC Radio Wales: "We were a bit nervy, a bit apprehensive I suppose for the first 15-20 minutes because you're coming off the back of a defeat. But once we scored a really good goal that really settled us down.

"I didn't think they could live with the movement to be fair, our front three especially. I'm really pleased. It was a difficult second half because we were three-nil up, some people went into cruise mode.

"It was disappointing to concede, frustrating, but to score six, you know I'd have taken it this morning."

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Saturday, 8 December 2012

Conference Premier

Home Team Score Away Team Time
Wrexham 6-1 Nuneaton FT
(HT 3-0)
  • Hunt 20
  • Morrell 31
  • Ashton 45
  • Ogleby 73
  • Cieslewicz 83
  • Ashton (pen) 90+4
  • York 89

Wrexham

  • 01 Mayebi
  • 03 Ashton
  • 04 Alfei
  • 23 Westwood (Walker 68)
  • 24 Devine
  • 08 Harris
  • 12 Keates
  • 16 Hunt
  • 10 Ormerod
  • 11 Morrell (Ogleby 68)
  • 19 Rushton (Cieslewicz 69)

Substitutes

  • 18 Walker,
  • 07 Cieslewicz,
  • 14 Clarke,
  • 21 Colbeck,
  • 15 Ogleby

Nuneaton

  • 23 Smith
  • 02 Cartwright
  • 05 Dean
  • 14 Forsdick
  • 15 Gordon
  • 18 James (Adams 46)
  • 21 O'Halloran
  • 06 Walker yellow card
  • 10 Brown
  • 17 Newton (York 74)
  • 26 Taylor (Waite 74)

Substitutes

  • 11 Adams,
  • 12 Armson,
  • 13 Sleath,
  • 07 York,
  • 25 Waite
Ref: BromleyAtt: 2,739
WREXHAM
NUNEATON

Possession

  • Wrexham 56%
  • Nuneaton 44%

Attempts on target

  • Wrexham 6
  • Nuneaton 1

Attempts off target

  • Wrexham 7
  • Nuneaton 4

Corners

  • Wrexham 4
  • Nuneaton 7

Fouls

  • Wrexham 5
  • Nuneaton 9
  • Final Result
  • Full Time
  • 90:00+4:45 The referee blows his whistle to end the game.
  • 90:00+3:59 The offside flag is raised against Robert Ogleby. Free kick taken by Adam Smith.
  • 90:00+3:03 GOAL - Neil AshtonWrexham 6 - 1 Nuneaton Penalty taken left-footed by Neil Ashton and scored. Wrexham 6-1 Nuneaton.
  • 90:00+2:22 Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Dean Keates by Adam Walker.
  • 90:00+1:42 Adam Walker challenges Dean Keates unfairly and gives away a free kick. Dean Keates takes the direct free kick.
  • 90:00+0:57 Jay Harris takes a shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.
  • 88:51 GOAL - Wesley YorkWrexham 5 - 1 Nuneaton Wesley York finds the net with a goal from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Wrexham 5-1 Nuneaton.
  • 84:14 Effort on goal by Brett Ormerod from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.
  • 82:23 Assist on the goal came from Neil Ashton.
  • 82:23 GOAL - Adrian CieslewiczWrexham 5 - 0 Nuneaton Adrian Cieslewicz gets on the score sheet with a goal from long range to the top right corner of the goal. Wrexham 5-0 Nuneaton.
  • 79:17 Brett Ormerod is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Adam Smith restarts play with the free kick.
  • 77:12 Corner taken by Adam Walker from the right by-line to the near post. Corner taken right-footed by Adam Walker to the near post. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Adam Walker from the right by-line, Dean Keates manages to make a clearance.
  • 73:08 Substitution Danny Newton goes off and Wesley York comes on.
  • 73:08 Substitution Tyrell Waite on for Connor Taylor.
  • Correction - 72:07 GOAL - Robert OglebyWrexham 4 - 0 Nuneaton Robert Ogleby finds the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Wrexham 4-0 Nuneaton.
  • 72:07 Assist on the goal came from Jay Harris.
  • 72:07 GOAL - Johnny HuntWrexham 4 - 0 Nuneaton Goal scored by Johnny Hunt from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Wrexham 4-0 Nuneaton.
  • 67:26 Substitution (Wrexham) makes a substitution, with Adrian Cieslewicz coming on for Nick Rushton.
  • 67:26 Substitution Declan Walker comes on in place of Chris Westwood.
  • 67:26 Substitution Robert Ogleby on for Andrew Morrell.
  • 63:52 The referee blows for offside against Danny Newton. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Devine.
  • 61:43 Booking Adam Walker booked.
  • 61:32 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dean Keates by Adam Walker. Chris Westwood takes the free kick.
  • 60:40 Andy Brown produces a right-footed shot from close in that clears the bar.
  • 57:34 Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Neil Cartwright from the left by-line, save by Joslain Mayebi.
  • 56:57 Inswinging corner taken by Adam Walker from the right by-line.
  • 56:29 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Newton by Daniel Devine. Indirect free kick taken by Stephen O'Halloran.
  • 55:55 Jay Harris has a header from deep inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.
  • 54:58 Unfair challenge on Jay Harris by Gareth Dean results in a free kick. Dean Keates restarts play with the free kick.
  • 54:09 The official flags Connor Taylor offside. Neil Ashton restarts play with the free kick.
  • 52:25 The referee blows for offside. Joslain Mayebi restarts play with the free kick.
  • 49:56 Jay Harris has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses left.
  • 48:18 Shot from deep inside the area by Andy Brown goes over the bar.
  • 47:02 Nick Rushton produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.
  • 46:14 The assistant referee signals for offside against Andrew Morrell. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Smith.
  • 45:01 The second half has started.
  • 45:01 Substitution Jon Adams on for Tom James.
  • Half Time
  • 45:00+2:13 The ref blows to signal half-time.
  • 45:00+1:05 Andy Brown concedes a free kick for a foul on Dean Keates. Daniel Devine takes the indirect free kick.
  • 44:44 Assist by Dean Keates.
  • 44:44 GOAL - Neil AshtonWrexham 3 - 0 Nuneaton Neil Ashton grabs a headed goal from deep inside the penalty box. Wrexham 3-0 Nuneaton.
  • 44:24 Dean Keates takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post,
  • 41:42 The official flags Andrew Morrell offside. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Smith.
  • 39:39 Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Dean Keates played to the near post, Simon Forsdick manages to make a clearance.
  • 38:45 Brett Ormerod takes a shot. Save by Adam Smith.
  • 37:20 Nick Rushton has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.
  • 36:04 Daniel Devine gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andy Brown. Tom James restarts play with the free kick.
  • 33:42 Danny Newton produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.
  • 32:07 Neil Ashton fouled by Connor Taylor, the ref awards a free kick. Johnny Hunt delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, Danny Newton makes a clearance.
  • 30:29 Dean Keates provided the assist for the goal.
  • 30:29 GOAL - Andrew MorrellWrexham 2 - 0 Nuneaton Andrew Morrell finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Wrexham 2-0 Nuneaton.
  • 30:08 Corner taken by Dean Keates played to the near post,
  • 29:11 Corner taken by Dean Keates from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Adam Walker.
  • 27:45 The assistant referee signals for offside against Andy Brown. Joslain Mayebi restarts play with the free kick.
  • 25:59 Danny Newton concedes a free kick for a foul on Dean Keates. Indirect free kick taken by Neil Ashton.
  • 24:18 Nick Rushton produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.
  • 19:07 Assist on the goal came from Andrew Morrell.
  • 19:07 GOAL - Johnny HuntWrexham 1 - 0 Nuneaton Johnny Hunt finds the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Wrexham 1-0 Nuneaton.
  • 13:01 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Walker by Dean Keates. Adam Smith restarts play with the free kick.
  • 12:02 Dean Keates fouled by Adam Walker, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Dean Keates.
  • 11:18 The referee blows for offside. Chris Westwood restarts play with the free kick.
  • 7:24 Neil Cartwright produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal. Corner taken by Tom James, clearance made by Chris Westwood.
  • 6:42 Foul by Dean Keates on Adam Walker, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Tom James.
  • 5:46 Corner taken left-footed by Tom James, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Devine by Gareth Dean. Daniel Devine restarts play with the free kick.
  • 3:46 Andrew Morrell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Walker. Adam Smith takes the indirect free kick.
  • 0:20 Andy Brown handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Daniel Devine takes the indirect free kick.
  • 0:00 The referee gets the match started.

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