National League
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Chester 2-1 Barnet

Steve Burr

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

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Chester FC 2, Barnet 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Chester FC 2, Barnet 1.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Craig Mahon (Chester FC).

  4. Post update

    Elliot Johnson (Barnet) wins a free kick.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Jake Hyde (Barnet).

  6. Post update

    Lewis Turner (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Elliot Johnson (Barnet).

  8. Post update

    Craig Lindfield (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

  9. Post update

    Hand ball by Jack Saville (Barnet).

  10. Post update

    Foul by John Rooney (Chester FC).

  11. Post update

    Harry Crawford (Barnet) wins a free kick.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Chester FC. Joe Heath replaces Jamie Reed.

  13. Booking

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

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Mark Byrne (Barnet).

  17. Post update

    Lewis Turner (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

  18. Post update

    Attempt missed. Craig Lindfield (Chester FC) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  19. Substitution

    Substitution, Barnet. Anthony Acheampong replaces Andy Yiadom.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Chester FC. Craig Mahon replaces Tom Peers.

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