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Southport 3-3 Welling United

Welling came from 3-0 down and scored twice in in the last 10 minutes to secure a point at Southport.

Barnsley loanee Mike Phenix's header put Southport ahead, while home goalkeeper Max Crocombe saved Scott Kashket's penalty.

Josh Thompson and Mark O'Brien made it 3-0 before Welling's Michael Bakare scored from 12 yards.

Welling completed the comeback with headers from Sahr Kabba and Ian Gayle and are eight points from safety.

Southport sit 17th, eight points clear of the relegation zone.

Line-ups

Southport

Formation 4-4-2

  • 25Crocombe
  • 2Challoner
  • 5Thompson
  • 22PhenixSubstituted forHewittat 75'minutes
  • 12BlakemanBooked at 78mins
  • 20O'Brien
  • 16RutherfordSubstituted forNolanat 56'minutes
  • 11Jones
  • 8WrightBooked at 30mins
  • 17AlmondSubstituted forAllenat 67'minutes
  • 9Westcarr

Substitutes

  • 4Nolan
  • 7Allen
  • 10Bishop
  • 19Viscosi
  • 23Hewitt

Welling

Formation 4-5-1

  • 21Rodak
  • 23Williams
  • 19Lokko
  • 31Kargbo
  • 3ChesmainBooked at 44mins
  • 16Gayle
  • 10WanadioSubstituted forKabbaat 80'minutes
  • 34Bakare
  • 11Kashket
  • 22Harris
  • 15Nortey

Substitutes

  • 9Kabba
  • 18Taylor
  • 30Daniel
  • 32Vidal
  • 36Adeloye
Referee:
Simon Bennett
Attendance:
746

Match Stats

Home TeamSouthportAway TeamWelling
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home14
Away13
Shots on Target
Home9
Away6
Corners
Home8
Away11
Fouls
Home12
Away16

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Southport 3, Welling United 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Southport 3, Welling United 3.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Reece Harris (Welling United).

  4. Post update

    Liam Nolan (Southport) wins a free kick.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Southport.

  6. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Matthew Challoner (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  7. Post update

    Attempt saved. Noah Chesmain (Welling United) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Sahr Kabba (Welling United).

  9. Post update

    Mark O'Brien (Southport) wins a free kick.

  10. Goal!

    Goal! Southport 3, Welling United 3. Ian Gayle (Welling United) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Scott Kashket.

  11. Post update

    Corner, Welling United.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ibrahim Kargbo (Welling United) right footed shot from outside the box.

  13. Post update

    Attempt saved. Adam Blakeman (Southport) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Nortei Nortey (Welling United).

  15. Post update

    Jamie Allen (Southport) wins a free kick.

  16. Post update

    Foul by Sahr Kabba (Welling United).

  17. Post update

    Mark O'Brien (Southport) wins a free kick.

  18. Goal!

    Goal! Southport 3, Welling United 2. Sahr Kabba (Welling United) header from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Scott Kashket.

  19. Post update

    Corner, Welling United.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Welling United.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Cheltenham382411371244783
2Forest Green38256763352881
3Grimsby351911568293968
4Tranmere3817111050371362
5Braintree351710841261561
6Wrexham371781261441759
7Dover351781059451459
8Eastleigh36178115448659
9Gateshead37177134855-758
10Lincoln City3715111157471056
11Bromley37166156058254
12Macclesfield37155174943650
13Woking38147175855349
14Barrow361210144862-1446
15Aldershot37137174257-1546
16Chester371110165054-443
17Southport381110173854-1643
18Guiseley36913143453-1940
19Boreham Wood37812173037-736
20Halifax3599174869-2136
21Altrincham36811173661-2535
22Torquay35810174062-2234
23Welling38610223056-2628
24Kidderminster3759233761-2424
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