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National League: Wrexham 1-0 Boreham Wood

Connor Jennings
Connor Jennings opened the scoring with his 13th league goal of the season

Wrexham boosted their National League play-off hopes with a fourth win in five games while adding to Boreham Wood's relegation worries.

Connor Jennings slotted Wrexham ahead with an early penalty after Scott Doe brought Kayden Jackson down in the box.

Jackson almost added to the hosts' lead but hit the side netting after rounding Boreham Wood keeper James Russell.

Defeat leaves Boreham Wood just one point above of the relegation zone in 19th.

Gary Mills' Wrexham picked up a fifth consecutive clean sheet and are unbeaten in their last eight league games.

Line-ups

Wrexham

Formation 4-4-2

  • 30Taylor
  • 12Carrington
  • 4Smith
  • 23Heslop
  • 3Newton
  • 5Hudson
  • 15EvansBooked at 21minsSubstituted forBeckat 82'minutes
  • 11MokeSubstituted forYorkat 64'minutes
  • 7FowlerSubstituted forFyfieldat 65'minutes
  • 14Jackson
  • 10Jennings

Substitutes

  • 6Fyfield
  • 16York
  • 17O'Reilly
  • 21Briscoe
  • 25Beck

Boreham Wood

Formation 4-5-1

  • 1Russell
  • 33Devera
  • 5DoeSubstituted forNunnat 46'minutes
  • 16Clifford
  • 3Woodards
  • 30Stephens
  • 8Shakes
  • 11Sam-YorkeSubstituted forLucasat 70'minutes
  • 21HaynesBooked at 60minsSubstituted forCliffordat 60'minutes
  • 9Howell
  • 24Kamdjo

Substitutes

  • 2Nunn
  • 12Lucas
  • 17Morias
  • 20Clifford
  • 26Connors
Referee:
Steven Rushton
Attendance:
3,470

Match Stats

Home TeamWrexhamAway TeamBoreham Wood
Possession
Home69%
Away31%
Shots
Home12
Away3
Shots on Target
Home7
Away0
Corners
Home9
Away3
Fouls
Home8
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Wrexham 1, Boreham Wood 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Wrexham 1, Boreham Wood 0.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Wrexham.

  4. Post update

    Attempt saved. Kayden Jackson (Wrexham) right footed shot from long range on the right is saved.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Boreham Wood.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Mark Beck (Wrexham).

  7. Post update

    Joe Devera (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

  8. Post update

    Offside, Boreham Wood. Jamie Lucas tries a through ball, but Jamie Lucas is caught offside.

  9. Post update

    Foul by Billy Clifford (Boreham Wood).

  10. Post update

    Simon Heslop (Wrexham) wins a free kick.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Mark Beck (Wrexham).

  12. Post update

    David Stephens (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

  13. Post update

    Corner, Wrexham.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Jamal Fyfield (Wrexham).

  15. Post update

    Billy Clifford (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Mark Beck replaces Rob Evans.

  17. Post update

    Attempt missed. Billy Clifford (Boreham Wood) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Jamal Fyfield (Wrexham).

  19. Post update

    Ricky Shakes (Boreham Wood) wins a free kick.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Wrexham.

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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