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Chester 1-3 Welling United

Teenager Harry Cornick scored his first goal for Welling in a 3-1 win at struggling Chester.

Cornick opened the scoring from inside the box, before Ross Lafayette made it 2-0 after Tobi Sho-Silva dispossessed home goalkeeper John Danby.

Joe Healy put the game beyond doubt after the break with a stunning drive, before Matt Taylor scored a consolation for Chester from close range.

Defeat leaves Chester hovering a point above the relegation zone.

Line-ups

Chester

  • 1Danby
  • 4Horan
  • 12TurnerBooked at 90mins
  • 2KayBooked at 35mins
  • 27KillockBooked at 89mins
  • 25MillerSubstituted forBondat 70'minutes
  • 24Rooney
  • 14McIntyreSubstituted forMenaghat 17'minutes
  • 8Jarrett
  • 10Taylor
  • 7ReedSubstituted forSeddonat 57'minutes

Substitutes

  • 34Menagh
  • 19Seddon
  • 21Mahon
  • 13Fearon
  • 16Bond

Welling

  • 18Butcher
  • 6Bergqvist
  • 16MclarenSubstituted forOberstellerat 33'minutes
  • 14Hudson
  • 3Obersteller
  • 4Gallagher
  • 21Beautyman
  • 35Sho-SilvaSubstituted forAjalaat 62'minutes
  • 33Healy
  • 34CornickSubstituted forGuthrieat 58'minutesBooked at 83mins
  • 10Lafayette

Substitutes

  • 19Obersteller
  • 13Turner
  • 32Wakefield
  • 9Guthrie
  • 37Ajala
Referee:
Darren England
Attendance:
2,074

Match Stats

Home TeamChesterAway TeamWelling
Possession
Home45%
Away55%
Shots
Home4
Away7
Shots on Target
Home1
Away4
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home21
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Chester FC 1, Welling United 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Chester FC 1, Welling United 3.

Booking

Lewis Turner (Chester FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by Lewis Turner (Chester FC).
Toby Ajala (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Corner, Welling United.
Corner, Chester FC.

Dismissal

Second yellow card to Ross Killock (Chester FC) for a bad foul.
Foul by Ross Killock (Chester FC).
Kurtis Guthrie (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Foul by Gareth Seddon (Chester FC).
Blaine Hudson (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Corner, Chester FC.

Booking

Kurtis Guthrie (Welling United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by Kurtis Guthrie (Welling United).
Andrew Bond (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Foul by Michael Kay (Chester FC).
Ross Lafayette (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Corner, Chester FC.
Corner, Chester FC.
Attempt missed. Harry Beautyman (Welling United) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.
Foul by Matty Taylor (Chester FC).
Harry Beautyman (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Foul by Toby Ajala (Welling United).
Jason Jarrett (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Corner, Chester FC.
Foul by Kurtis Guthrie (Welling United).
Michael Kay (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Chester FC. Andrew Bond replaces George Miller.
Foul by Jamie Menagh (Chester FC).
Harry Beautyman (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Foul by Joe Healy (Welling United).
Matty Taylor (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Attempt missed. Jason Jarrett (Chester FC) left footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the right.
Foul by Toby Ajala (Welling United).
Lewis Turner (Chester FC) wins a free kick.
Foul by George Miller (Chester FC).
Joe Healy (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Foul by Gareth Seddon (Chester FC).
Joe Obersteller (Welling United) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Welling United. Toby Ajala replaces Tobi Sho-Silva.

Booking

Ross Killock (Chester FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by Ross Killock (Chester FC).
Joe Obersteller (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Attempt missed. Harry Beautyman (Welling United) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Welling United. Kurtis Guthrie replaces Harry Cornick.

Substitution

Substitution, Chester FC. Gareth Seddon replaces Jamie Reed.

Goal!

Goal! Chester FC 1, Welling United 3. Matty Taylor (Chester FC) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jamie Menagh.

Goal!

Goal! Chester FC 0, Welling United 3. Joe Healy (Welling United) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ross Lafayette.
Foul by Jamie Menagh (Chester FC).
Tobi Sho-Silva (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Offside, Chester FC. John Rooney tries a through ball, but John Rooney is caught offside.
Foul by Jamie Reed (Chester FC).
Joe Healy (Welling United) wins a free kick.
Corner, Chester FC.
Attempt missed. Michael Kay (Chester FC) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
Foul by Jason Jarrett (Chester FC).
Harry Cornick (Welling United) wins a free kick.

Second Half

Second Half begins Chester FC 0, Welling United 2.

Half Time

First Half ends, Chester FC 0, Welling United 2.
Foul by George Horan (Chester FC).
goal

As It Stood

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2Cambridge2816932757
3Alfreton3017112-152
4Gateshead3114891150
5Grimsby2614661548
6Nuneaton3113810-147
7Kidderminster2914411446
8Salisbury2814410346
9Halifax3212911745
10Barnet301299745
11Wrexham2912611742
12Welling3011910442
13Macclesfield2712510641
14Forest Green27124111340
15Hereford2910910239
16Braintree251159838
17Lincoln City309912-636
18Woking289613-933
19Aldershot2911711530
20Chester2961013-1828
21Tamworth277614-1827
22Southport297616-2127
23Dartford306519-2623
24Hyde United301425-567
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