National League
ChesterChester1WellingWelling United3

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

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Chester FC 1, Welling United 3.

  2. Full Time

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

  3. Booking

    Lewis Turner (Chester FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Lewis Turner (Chester FC).

  5. Post update

    Toby Ajala (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  6. Post update

    Corner, Welling United.

  7. Post update

    Corner, Chester FC.

  8. Dismissal

    Second yellow card to Ross Killock (Chester FC) for a bad foul.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Ross Killock (Chester FC).

  10. Post update

    Kurtis Guthrie (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Gareth Seddon (Chester FC).

  12. Post update

    Blaine Hudson (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Chester FC.

  14. Booking

    Kurtis Guthrie (Welling United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Kurtis Guthrie (Welling United).

  16. Post update

    Andrew Bond (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Michael Kay (Chester FC).

  18. Post update

    Ross Lafayette (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  19. Post update

    Corner, Chester FC.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Chester FC.