National League
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Welling United 4-3 Southport

Welling striker Ross Lafayette scored twice as his side came back from 3-1 down to beat 10-man Southport.

He put Welling ahead before Southport's Luke George scored a 35-yard volley.

Vikky Mukendi and John O'Sullivan gave the visitors a two-goal cushion but Harry Beautyman curled in a free-kick before Jake Gallagher equalised.

Lafayette gave the hosts victory from the spot after Aristote Nsiala, later sent off for a second booking, was adjudged to have handled in the area.

Line-ups

Welling

  • 18Butcher
  • 2FazackerleyBooked at 79mins
  • 6BenderBooked at 82minsSubstituted forOberstellerat 85'minutes
  • 4Gallagher
  • 38Taylor
  • 14Hudson
  • 21Beautyman
  • 33HealySubstituted forKaragiannisat 87'minutes
  • 10Lafayette
  • 35Sho-SilvaBooked at 77minsSubstituted forAjalaat 80'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 32Wakefield

Substitutes

  • 3Obersteller
  • 5Karagiannis
  • 13Turner
  • 27Day
  • 37Ajala

Southport

  • 1Hurst
  • 7NsialaBooked at 77mins
  • 20Fitzpatrick
  • 6Brown
  • 12Challoner
  • 18George
  • 27O'Sullivan
  • 29DillonBooked at 76mins
  • 21Osawe
  • 8Mukendi
  • 23Monthe

Substitutes

  • 14Rutherford
  • 16Joyce
  • 17Lynch
  • 24Boothman
  • 28Daly
Referee:
Tim Robinson
Attendance:
521

Match Stats

Home TeamWellingAway TeamSouthport
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home14
Away12
Shots on Target
Home8
Away7
Corners
Home0
Away0
Fouls
Home12
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Welling United 4, Southport 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Welling United 4, Southport 3.

Booking

Toby Ajala (Welling United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Toby Ajala (Welling United).

David Fitzpatrick (Southport) wins a free kick.

Foul by Scott Brown (Southport).

Harry Beautyman (Welling United) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Quade Taylor (Welling United) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Harry Beautyman.

Corner, Welling United.

Substitution

Substitution, Welling United. Basile Karagiannis replaces Joe Healy because of an injury.

Attempt blocked. Loui Fazackerley (Welling United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Welling United. Jack Obersteller replaces Tom Bender.

Attempt missed. John O'Sullivan (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Foul by Toby Ajala (Welling United).

John Dillon (Southport) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Scott Brown (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Booking

Tom Bender (Welling United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Tom Bender (Welling United).

John O'Sullivan (Southport) wins a free kick.

Attempt blocked. Emmanuel Monthe (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Substitution

Substitution, Welling United. Toby Ajala replaces Tobi Sho-Silva.

Booking

Loui Fazackerley (Welling United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Loui Fazackerley (Welling United).

Osayamen Osawe (Southport) wins a free kick.

Dismissal

Second yellow card to Aristote Nsiala (Southport) for a bad foul.

Booking

Tobi Sho-Silva (Welling United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Booking

John Dillon (Southport) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Ross Lafayette (Welling United).

Emmanuel Monthe (Southport) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Tobi Sho-Silva (Welling United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Welling United.

Goal!

Goal! Welling United 4, Southport 3. Ross Lafayette (Welling United) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Booking

Aristote Nsiala (Southport) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Penalty conceded by Aristote Nsiala (Southport) with a hand ball in the penalty area.

Foul by Aristote Nsiala (Southport).

Ross Lafayette (Welling United) wins a free kick.

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

Foul by Tobi Sho-Silva (Welling United).

John O'Sullivan (Southport) wins a free kick.

Foul by Tom Bender (Welling United).

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