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HalifaxFC Halifax Town3WellingWelling United0

FC Halifax Town 3-0 Welling United

Richard Peniket
Richard Peniket came on as a half-time substitute for Halifax

Halifax kept up their winning start to the Conference season with a comfortable victory over Welling.

Following a goalless first half, the hosts went ahead within 77 seconds of the restart when Marc Roberts headed in Paul Marshall's cross.

Substitute Richard Peniket doubled their lead when he found the bottom left-hand corner from 12 yards.

Peniket wrapped up the win late on to put Halifax top of the table, while Welling remain winless.

Line-ups

Halifax

Formation 4-5-1

  • 27Glennon
  • 14Williams
  • 3McManus
  • 2Bolton
  • 4Roberts
  • 20Maynard
  • 5Pearson
  • 7SmithSubstituted forPeniketat 46'minutes
  • 8Marshall
  • 22SchofieldSubstituted forJacksonat 46'minutes
  • 19Boden

Substitutes

  • 1Senior
  • 6Ainge
  • 9Jackson
  • 12Peniket
  • 15Roberts

Welling

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Butcher
  • 3Fyfield
  • 5Fagan
  • 23Williams
  • 6Bush
  • 33HealySubstituted forGormanat 10'minutes
  • 4Gallagher
  • 2FazackerleySubstituted forYoungat 86'minutes
  • 8Beautyman
  • 11Marsh
  • 15Obafemi

Substitutes

  • 7Young
  • 13Turner
  • 18Gorman
  • 20Corne
  • 27Day
Referee:
Martin Coy
Attendance:
1,337

Match Stats

Home TeamHalifaxAway TeamWelling
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home20
Away2
Shots on Target
Home6
Away1
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home10
Away6

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, FC Halifax Town 3, Welling United 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, FC Halifax Town 3, Welling United 0.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Richard Peniket (FC Halifax Town).

  4. Post update

    Barney Williams (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Chris Bush (Welling United).

  6. Post update

    Scott Boden (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Attempt missed. Matty Pearson (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Welling United. Rod Young replaces Loui Fazackerley.

  9. Post update

    Corner, FC Halifax Town.

  10. Goal!

    Goal! FC Halifax Town 3, Welling United 0. Richard Peniket (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right to the top right corner. Assisted by Steve Williams.

  11. Post update

    Attempt missed. Steve Williams (FC Halifax Town) header from the centre of the box. Assisted by Paul Marshall.

  12. Post update

    Corner, FC Halifax Town.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Matty Pearson (FC Halifax Town).

  14. Post update

    Jake Gallagher (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  15. Post update

    Attempt missed. Matty Pearson (FC Halifax Town) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  16. Post update

    Corner, FC Halifax Town.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Scott Boden (FC Halifax Town) header from the right side of the box is saved. Assisted by Scott McManus with a cross.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Jamal Fyfield (Welling United).

  19. Post update

    Richard Peniket (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Afolabi Obafemi (Welling United).

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