National League
WrexhamWrexham3AldershotAldershot Town0
Wes York
Wes York joined Wrexham from Nuneaton in the summer of 2014

Wes York, James Gray and Dominic Vose's late penalty gave Wrexham a comfortable win over winless Aldershot at The Racecourse Ground.

York guided Connor Jennings' cross into the back of the net to take the lead.

Gray nodded in the second after Manny Smith's headed pass.

And Vose underlined Gary Mills' side's superiority from the spot after Luke Oliver's goalmouth foul, giving them a second win from three in the National League.

Wrexham manager Gary Mills told BBC Radio Wales: "It was an unbelievable performance.

"And it was an improvement on Tuesday [beating Torquay 3-1] and we've got to go and improve on that on Tuesday, or emulate it certainly.

"I'm so pleased for everybody. With and without the ball I though we were excellent."

Aldershot Town boss Barry Smith told BBC Surrey: "Credit to Wrexham, I thought they were very good today and they were better than us.

"Players have got responsibilities and we know we have to mark and defend better. If they switch off for a split second, that's what causes a goal and that can't happen.

"They had a lot of possession without really doing much with it. But after they scored, you are always chasing the game and it becomes more open. They have good quality players and they deserved their win.

Line-ups

Wrexham

  • 1Belford
  • 2Vidal
  • 4Smith
  • 11Moke
  • 3Newton
  • 6Fyfield
  • 15Evans
  • 10Jennings
  • 16YorkSubstituted forJacksonat 90'minutes
  • 9GraySubstituted forSmithat 81'minutes
  • 8Vose

Substitutes

  • 5Hudson
  • 7Fowler
  • 14Jackson
  • 17Smith
  • 22Royle

Aldershot

  • 1Smith
  • 12Alexander
  • 6OliverBooked at 90mins
  • 4LathropeBooked at 26mins
  • 20Wilmer-AndertonBooked at 55mins
  • 14BecklesBooked at 32mins
  • 8Stevenson
  • 15BrowneSubstituted forWalkerat 69'minutes
  • 16GallagherSubstituted forRichardsat 58'minutes
  • 9Barnes-HomerSubstituted forBrodieat 58'minutes
  • 19Walker

Substitutes

  • 5Saville
  • 10Walker
  • 11Richards
  • 13Thomas
  • 17Brodie
Referee:
Adam Bromley
Attendance:
4,951

Match Stats

Home TeamWrexhamAway TeamAldershot
Possession
Home63%
Away37%
Shots
Home13
Away3
Shots on Target
Home7
Away1
Corners
Home12
Away12
Fouls
Home5
Away16

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Wrexham 3, Aldershot Town 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Wrexham 3, Aldershot Town 0.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Omar Beckles (Aldershot Town).

  4. Post update

    Connor Jennings (Wrexham) wins a free kick.

  5. Goal!

    Goal! Wrexham 3, Aldershot Town 0. Dominic Vose (Wrexham) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom right corner.

  6. Booking

    Luke Oliver (Aldershot Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  7. Post update

    Penalty conceded by Luke Oliver (Aldershot Town) after a foul in the penalty area.

  8. Post update

    Penalty Wrexham. Kayden Jackson draws a foul in the penalty area.

  9. Post update

    Corner, Wrexham.

  10. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Kayden Jackson replaces Wes York.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Nick Wilmer-Anderton (Aldershot Town).

  12. Post update

    Wes York (Wrexham) wins a free kick.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Richard Brodie (Aldershot Town).

  14. Post update

    Jamal Fyfield (Wrexham) wins a free kick.

  15. Post update

    Attempt saved. Wes York (Wrexham) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Adam Smith replaces James Gray.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Jamal Fyfield (Wrexham).

  18. Post update

    Charlie Walker (Aldershot Town) wins a free kick.

  19. Post update

    Offside, Wrexham. James Gray tries a through ball, but James Gray is caught offside.

  20. Post update

    Foul by Luke Oliver (Aldershot Town).

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