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Lincoln City 0-2 Welling United

Welling have helped their chances of survival after defeating 10-man Lincoln in the Football Conference.

They opened the scoring against the run of play through midfielder Dominic Vose, who fired in from 25 yards.

Jason Williams then beat the offside trap as he slotted in the second past Paul Farman before the break.

Lincoln's Delano Sam-Yorke was sent off late in the game for tangling with Chris Bush, as victory leaves Welling three points off safety.

Lincoln City manager Chris Moyses told BBC Radio Lincolnshire:

"The last three home performances have been a disgrace, there's no two ways about it. It upsets me deeply.

"You can't keep going out with a game plan and then the players take it on themselves to change it. With the pitches the way they are at the moment, you've got to play percentage football and we're not doing that.

"I don't think we were carved open, it was a lack of responsibility within the back four.

"They didn't get out to block shots and that isn't acceptable. We know what's required to win a game of football at this time of year but don't carry it out."


Lincoln City

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1FarmanBooked at 59mins
  • 17CapriceSubstituted forBurrowat 83'minutes
  • 2Miller
  • 8Power
  • 7Cranston
  • 23Brown
  • 22MarshallSubstituted forSimmonsat 61'minutes
  • 5Bencherif
  • 16RobinsonSubstituted forMarsdenat 73'minutes
  • 11Tomlinson
  • 15Sam-YorkeBooked at 90mins


  • 9Burrow
  • 10Marsden
  • 18Everington
  • 19Simmons
  • 30Grant


Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Henly
  • 23Williams
  • 32Chambers
  • 4Gallagher
  • 6Bush
  • 15BerryBooked at 63mins
  • 20Corne
  • 8VoseSubstituted forFaganat 75'minutes
  • 19Harris
  • 10St Aimie
  • 18WilliamsBooked at 69minsSubstituted forYoungat 84'minutesBooked at 90mins


  • 5Fagan
  • 7Young
  • 21McEntegart
  • 25Taylor
  • 35Bassele
Ryan Johnson

Match Stats

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Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Lincoln City 0, Welling United 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Lincoln City 0, Welling United 2.

  3. Booking

    Rod Young (Welling United) is shown the yellow card for dissent.

  4. Dismissal

    Delano Sam-Yorke (Lincoln City) is shown the red card for fighting.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Delano Sam-Yorke (Lincoln City).

  6. Post update

    Michael Chambers (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Chris Bush (Welling United).

  8. Post update

    Delano Sam-Yorke (Lincoln City) wins a free kick.

  9. Post update

    Attempt missed. Hamza Bencherif (Lincoln City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left from a direct free kick.

  10. Post update

    Hand ball by Kieron St Aimie (Welling United).

  11. Post update

    Offside, Welling United. Rod Young tries a through ball, but Rod Young is caught offside.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Delano Sam-Yorke (Lincoln City).

  13. Post update

    Chris Bush (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  14. Post update

    Corner, Lincoln City.

  15. Post update

    Corner, Lincoln City.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Welling United. Rod Young replaces Jason Williams.

  17. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) header from the left side of the six yard box is saved.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Lincoln City. Jordan Burrow replaces Jake Caprice.

  19. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ben Tomlinson (Lincoln City) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left.

  20. Post update

    Attempt missed. Delano Sam-Yorke (Lincoln City) header from the left side of the six yard box misses to the right.