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Dover Athletic 0-0 Chester

Chester dropped their first points of the season after they were held to a goalless draw at Dover.

Ricky Miller was a constant threat for the hosts but he was unable to beat Jon Worsnop in the Chester goal, while Stefan Payne and Duane Ofori-Acheampong also went close for Dover.

Ross Hannah and Craig Hobson came closest for the visitors but both saw their efforts hit the bar.

The stalemate means Chester drop to fifth, while Dover slip to 13th.

Line-ups

Dover

  • 1Walker
  • 2MagriSubstituted forWynterat 65'minutes
  • 6Orlu
  • 14Ofori-AcheampongBooked at 86mins
  • 5Raggett
  • 15Grimes
  • 16SterlingBooked at 45mins
  • 8Bellamy
  • 17Deverdics
  • 23PayneBooked at 90mins
  • 9MillerSubstituted forDialloat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Wynter
  • 11Diallo
  • 12Young
  • 18Parkinson
  • 30Rafferty

Chester

  • 1Worsnop
  • 2Higgins
  • 22Heneghan
  • 6Sharps
  • 3Hunt
  • 11ChapellSubstituted forThomsonat 72'minutes
  • 8Shaw
  • 5GeorgeBooked at 32mins
  • 7MahonSubstituted forHobsonat 61'minutesBooked at 73mins
  • 10Rooney
  • 9HannahBooked at 39mins

Substitutes

  • 4Kay
  • 13Forth
  • 14Thomson
  • 18Tonge
  • 19Hobson
Referee:
Constantine Hatzidakis
Attendance:
801

Match Stats

Home TeamDoverAway TeamChester
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home17
Away11
Shots on Target
Home5
Away3
Corners
Home10
Away10
Fouls
Home13
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Dover Athletic 0, Chester FC 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Dover Athletic 0, Chester FC 0.

Booking

Stefan Payne (Dover Athletic) is shown the yellow card.

Attempt blocked. Stefan Payne (Dover Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Stefan Payne (Dover Athletic).

Ian Sharps (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

Offside, Chester FC. Ross Hannah tries a through ball, but Ross Hannah is caught offside.

Attempt missed. John Rooney (Chester FC) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Corner, Chester FC.

Booking

Duane Ofori-Acheampong (Dover Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Duane Ofori-Acheampong (Dover Athletic).

Luke George (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

Attempt blocked. Stefan Payne (Dover Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Foul by Ian Sharps (Chester FC).

Duane Ofori-Acheampong (Dover Athletic) wins a free kick.

Craig Hobson (Chester FC) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box. Assisted by Tom Shaw with a cross.

Booking

Craig Hobson (Chester FC) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Craig Hobson (Chester FC).

Richard Orlu (Dover Athletic) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Chester FC. George Thomson replaces Jordan Chapell.

Substitution

Substitution, Dover Athletic. Nabi Diallo replaces Ricky Miller.

Offside, Dover Athletic. Duane Ofori-Acheampong tries a through ball, but Duane Ofori-Acheampong is caught offside.

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

Attempt saved. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Attempt missed. Craig Hobson (Chester FC) left footed shot from outside the box.

Attempt missed. Stefan Payne (Dover Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Dover Athletic. Tom Wynter replaces Sam Magri.

Corner, Chester FC.

Substitution

Substitution, Chester FC. Craig Hobson replaces Craig Mahon.

Offside, Chester FC. Ross Hannah tries a through ball, but Ross Hannah is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

Attempt missed. Jamie Grimes (Dover Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Nicky Deverdics.

Corner, Dover Athletic.

Attempt saved. Ricky Miller (Dover Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

Attempt blocked. Craig Mahon (Chester FC) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Offside, Dover Athletic. Ricky Miller tries a through ball, but Ricky Miller is caught offside.

Foul by Duane Ofori-Acheampong (Dover Athletic).

Ian Sharps (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

Foul by Duane Ofori-Acheampong (Dover Athletic).

Ian Sharps (Chester FC) wins a free kick.

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