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Chester 2-1 Barnet

Steve Burr won his first game in charge of Chester as they beat Barnet for only their second home league win this term.

The ex-Kidderminster boss, appointed earlier on Saturday, saw his new side take the lead just after the half hour when Lewis Turner's ball in from the right found its way into the net.

Barnet striker Jake Hyde headed in Harry Crawford's cross to level things up in the 84th minute.

Jamie Reed hammered home Turner's cross a minute later give Chester the points.

Chester move to within a point of safety while Barnet are now three points off the play-offs.

Line-ups

Chester

  • 1Danby
  • 27Killock
  • 12Turner
  • 4HoranBooked at 50mins
  • 14McIntyre
  • 8Jarrett
  • 34MenaghSubstituted forLindfieldat 70'minutes
  • 24Rooney
  • 25Miller
  • 23PeersSubstituted forMahonat 79'minutes
  • 7ReedBooked at 86minsSubstituted forHeathat 87'minutes

Substitutes

  • 11Lindfield
  • 3Heath
  • 2Kay
  • 13Fearon
  • 21Mahon

Barnet

  • 13Jupp
  • 6Saville
  • 30Stephens
  • 3Johnson
  • 15CadoganSubstituted forGambinat 61'minutes
  • 2YiadomSubstituted forAcheampongat 82'minutes
  • 4Weston
  • 7Marsh-Brown
  • 8Byrne
  • 19Villa LópezBooked at 45minsSubstituted forCrawfordat 61'minutes
  • 9Hyde

Substitutes

  • 14Abdullah
  • 12Barnes
  • 11Gambin
  • 5Acheampong
  • 10Crawford
Referee:
Wayne Barratt
Attendance:
2,179

Match Stats

Home TeamChesterAway TeamBarnet
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home7
Away5
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home13
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, Chester FC 2, Barnet 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Chester FC 2, Barnet 1.
Foul by Craig Mahon (Chester FC).
Elliot Johnson (Barnet) wins a free kick.
Foul by Jake Hyde (Barnet).
Lewis Turner (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Foul by Elliot Johnson (Barnet).
Craig Lindfield (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Hand ball by Jack Saville (Barnet).
Foul by John Rooney (Chester FC).
Harry Crawford (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Chester FC. Joe Heath replaces Jamie Reed.

Booking

Jamie Reed (Chester FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Goal!

Goal! Chester FC 2, Barnet 1. Jamie Reed (Chester FC) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Lewis Turner with a cross.

Goal!

Goal! Chester FC 1, Barnet 1. Jake Hyde (Barnet) header from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Harry Crawford with a cross.
Foul by Mark Byrne (Barnet).
Lewis Turner (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Attempt missed. Craig Lindfield (Chester FC) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Barnet. Anthony Acheampong replaces Andy Yiadom.

Substitution

Substitution, Chester FC. Craig Mahon replaces Tom Peers.
Foul by Jason Jarrett (Chester FC).
Andy Yiadom (Barnet) wins a free kick.
Offside, Chester FC. John Rooney tries a through ball, but John Rooney is caught offside.
Corner, Chester FC.
Corner, Chester FC.

Substitution

Substitution, Chester FC. Craig Lindfield replaces Jamie Menagh.
Foul by Luke Gambin (Barnet).
George Horan (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Foul by Jake Hyde (Barnet).
Lewis Turner (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Corner, Barnet.
Offside, Barnet. Keanu Marsh-Brown tries a through ball, but Keanu Marsh-Brown is caught offside.
Foul by John Rooney (Chester FC).
Elliot Johnson (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Barnet. Luke Gambin replaces Kieron Cadogan.

Substitution

Substitution, Barnet. Harry Crawford replaces Luisma.
Foul by Curtis Weston (Barnet).
John Rooney (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Offside, Barnet. Jake Hyde tries a through ball, but Jake Hyde is caught offside.
Attempt missed. John Rooney (Chester FC) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
Foul by Jason Jarrett (Chester FC).
Curtis Weston (Barnet) wins a free kick.

Booking

George Horan (Chester FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by George Horan (Chester FC).
Luisma (Barnet) wins a free kick.
Offside, Chester FC. Jamie Menagh tries a through ball, but Jamie Menagh is caught offside.
Offside, Chester FC. Tom Peers tries a through ball, but Tom Peers is caught offside.

Second Half

Second Half begins Chester FC 1, Barnet 0.

Half Time

First Half ends, Chester FC 1, Barnet 0.
Offside, Chester FC. Jamie Reed tries a through ball, but Jamie Reed is caught offside.

Booking

Luisma (Barnet) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by Luisma (Barnet).
John Rooney (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Foul by Jamie Menagh (Chester FC).
Jake Hyde (Barnet) wins a free kick.
Foul by Jamie Reed (Chester FC).
David Stephens (Barnet) wins a free kick.
Attempt saved. Jake Hyde (Barnet) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved.
Foul by Jamie Menagh (Chester FC).
Keanu Marsh-Brown (Barnet) wins a free kick.
Attempt missed. Jake Hyde (Barnet) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box misses to the right.
goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLGDPts
1Luton2716923457
2Cambridge2515822753
3Alfreton2916112-249
4Gateshead291379946
5Grimsby2513661445
6Kidderminster261439745
7Halifax3012810944
8Nuneaton281288244
9Salisbury261349343
10Barnet281198842
11Braintree251159838
12Macclesfield2611510438
13Welling271089338
14Forest Green26114111037
15Wrexham2710611436
16Hereford279810135
17Lincoln City278811-632
18Woking269512-832
19Southport277614-1927
20Aldershot2610610426
21Chester2651011-1425
22Tamworth246612-1824
23Dartford285419-2719
24Hyde United291424-537
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