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Boreham Wood 0-1 Torquay United

Nathan Blissett scored the only goal of the game at Boreham Wood as bottom side Torquay United won in the league for the first time since Boxing Day.

Durrell Berry found Blissett with a neat cross to put the visitors ahead.

Gulls goalkeeper Dan Lavercombe denied Jamie Lucas an equaliser and Delano Sam-Yorke saw an injury-time header come off the crossbar for the hosts.

Despite the victory, Torquay are still 10 points from safety, while Wood join them in the relegation places.

Line-ups

Boreham Wood

  • 1Russell
  • 33Devera
  • 5Doe
  • 30Stephens
  • 20Clifford
  • 3WoodardsSubstituted forKamdjoat 89'minutes
  • 4Cox
  • 16CliffordSubstituted forSam-Yorkeat 62'minutesBooked at 88mins
  • 25Jeffrey
  • 9Howell
  • 12LucasSubstituted forShakesat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Nunn
  • 8Shakes
  • 11Sam-Yorke
  • 13White
  • 24Kamdjo

Torquay

  • 21Lavercombe
  • 29Berry
  • 18Smith
  • 10Racchi
  • 3Butler
  • 5MacDonald
  • 16RichardsBooked at 53mins
  • 14AjalaSubstituted forChaneyat 85'minutes
  • 4Rees
  • 12Harrad
  • 17Blissett

Substitutes

  • 19Chaney
  • 22Gerring
  • 23Hancox
  • 24Nicholson
  • 31Corderoy
Referee:
Wayne Barratt
Attendance:
555

Match Stats

Home TeamBoreham WoodAway TeamTorquay
Possession
Home50%
Away50%
Shots
Home10
Away13
Shots on Target
Home4
Away6
Corners
Home5
Away6
Fouls
Home7
Away15

Live Text

Match ends, Boreham Wood 0, Torquay United 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Boreham Wood 0, Torquay United 1.

Foul by David Stephens (Boreham Wood).

Sam Chaney (Torquay United) wins a free kick.

Corner, Boreham Wood.

Corner, Boreham Wood.

Delano Sam-Yorke (Boreham Wood) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box.

Hand ball by Danny Racchi (Torquay United).

Substitution

Substitution, Boreham Wood. Clovis Kamdjo replaces Dan Woodards.

Booking

Delano Sam-Yorke (Boreham Wood) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Delano Sam-Yorke (Boreham Wood).

Angus MacDonald (Torquay United) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Josh Rees (Torquay United) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Torquay United. Sam Chaney replaces Toby Ajala.

Attempt blocked. Anthony Jeffrey (Boreham Wood) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Boreham Wood.

Attempt saved. Billy Clifford (Boreham Wood) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.

Foul by Angus MacDonald (Torquay United).

Delano Sam-Yorke (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Foul by Josh Rees (Torquay United).

Ricky Shakes (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Boreham Wood. Ricky Shakes replaces Jamie Lucas.

Foul by Luke Howell (Boreham Wood).

Angus MacDonald (Torquay United) wins a free kick.

Attempt missed. Josh Rees (Torquay United) header from a difficult angle on the left misses to the left.

Foul by Delano Sam-Yorke (Boreham Wood).

Dan Butler (Torquay United) wins a free kick.

Foul by Shaun Harrad (Torquay United).

Luke Howell (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Offside, Torquay United. Nathan Blissett tries a through ball, but Nathan Blissett is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Boreham Wood. Delano Sam-Yorke replaces Conor Clifford.

Corner, Torquay United.

Attempt blocked. Toby Ajala (Torquay United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Goal!

Goal! Boreham Wood 0, Torquay United 1. Nathan Blissett (Torquay United) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Durrell Berry with a cross.

Booking

Courtney Richards (Torquay United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Courtney Richards (Torquay United).

Sam Cox (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Foul by Danny Racchi (Torquay United).

Anthony Jeffrey (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Shaun Harrad (Torquay United) header from the centre of the box is saved.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Cheltenham34239266224478
2Forest Green34235659322774
3Grimsby321611563283559
4Tranmere341591044341054
5Gateshead33166114449-554
6Wrexham341571258441452
7Dover31157955421352
8Lincoln City351410115446852
9Braintree30148834241050
10Eastleigh32148105045550
11Woking341471356451149
12Macclesfield33152164740747
13Aldershot33126153947-842
14Bromley32125155357-441
15Chester33109144149-839
16Southport33109143345-1239
17Guiseley32911123147-1638
18Barrow32108144158-1738
19Altrincham33810153255-2334
20Halifax3289154766-1933
21Boreham Wood33711152734-732
22Welling3268182545-2026
23Kidderminster3359193453-1924
24Torquay3058173359-2623
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