National League
WellingWelling United0MacclesfieldMacclesfield Town1

Welling United 0-1 Macclesfield Town

Kristian Dennis
Kristian Dennis has made 19 appearances for Macclesfield Town since joining them in July

Kristian Dennis netted his 18th league goal of the season to help Macclesfield Town beat Welling United.

Dennis struck from 25 yards early in the first half as his left-footed shot beat keeper Michael McEntegart.

George Porter had a chance to equalise before the break but his header was tipped over the bar.

Porter again came close in the second half but he struck the post, leaving Welling without a win in seven league games and in 20th place.

Line-ups

Welling

Formation 4-1-2-1-2

  • 1McEntegart
  • 3Jefford
  • 4Fagan
  • 7Porter
  • 8LeeSubstituted forBakareat 80'minutes
  • 10St AimieSubstituted forAdeyinkaat 55'minutes
  • 11WellardSubstituted forVidalat 68'minutes
  • 20Corne
  • 23Williams
  • 19Lokko
  • 22Harris

Substitutes

  • 14Adeyinka
  • 15Nortey
  • 21King
  • 32Vidal
  • 34Bakare

Macclesfield

Formation 4-4-2

  • 13Jalal
  • 2Halls
  • 5Pilkington
  • 23Whitaker
  • 19Fitzpatrick
  • 12Cowan
  • 11Rowe
  • 8Lewis
  • 9Holroyd
  • 14DennisBooked at 78minsSubstituted forTurnbullat 87'minutes
  • 10Sampson

Substitutes

  • 1Branagan
  • 6Turnbull
  • 15Diagne
  • 24Churchman
  • 26Sutherland
Referee:
Richard Martin
Attendance:
577

Match Stats

Home TeamWellingAway TeamMacclesfield
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home10
Away5
Shots on Target
Home3
Away2
Corners
Home8
Away9
Fouls
Home3
Away14

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Welling United 0, Macclesfield Town 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Welling United 0, Macclesfield Town 1.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Jack Sampson (Macclesfield Town).

  4. Post update

    Ben Jefford (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Jack Sampson (Macclesfield Town).

  6. Post update

    Xavier Vidal (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  7. Post update

    Corner, Macclesfield Town.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Macclesfield Town.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Paul Turnbull replaces Kristian Dennis.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Chris Holroyd (Macclesfield Town).

  11. Post update

    George Porter (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Kevin Lokko (Welling United).

  13. Post update

    Jack Sampson (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

  14. Post update

    Attempt saved. Xavier Vidal (Welling United) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved.

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Welling United. Michael Bakare replaces Harry Lee.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Welling United.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Kristian Dennis (Macclesfield Town).

  18. Post update

    George Porter (Welling United) wins a free kick.

  19. Booking

    Kristian Dennis (Macclesfield Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  20. Post update

    Attempt missed. Harry Lee (Welling United) right footed shot misses to the left.