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Braintree Town 1-2 Wrexham

Wrexham claimed consecutive away wins for the first time this season as they recovered from a disastrous start to beat Braintree 2-1.

Michael Cheek's first-minute goal put Braintree ahead before Ntumba Massanka equalised three minutes later after fine work by Izale McLeod.

There was no more scoring in the following 41 minutes as the teams reached the interval all-square.

Oliver Shenton edged Wrexham ahead with his first goal for the club.

Wrexham remain 10th in the table while Braintree drop to 18th position.

Line-ups

Braintree

  • 22Beasant
  • 27Clohessy
  • 3Okimo
  • 4Lee
  • 29Parry
  • 35Musonda
  • 17Hall-JohnsonSubstituted forHenshallat 74'minutes
  • 8IsaacBooked at 44minsSubstituted forMaybanksat 78'minutes
  • 24PattersonSubstituted forTwardekat 57'minutes
  • 7Midson
  • 23Cheek

Substitutes

  • 9Barnard
  • 12Maybanks
  • 15Henshall
  • 20Corne
  • 26Twardek

Wrexham

  • 24Dunn
  • 3JenningsBooked at 3mins
  • 5RileyBooked at 50mins
  • 13Carrington
  • 7Barry
  • 6Tilt
  • 23ShentonSubstituted forEvansat 89'minutes
  • 14Rutherford
  • 16PennBooked at 52mins
  • 18MassankaSubstituted forSmithat 79'minutes
  • 11McLeodBooked at 42minsSubstituted forWhiteat 59'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Jalal
  • 2Lund
  • 9White
  • 15Evans
  • 21Smith
Referee:
Adam Bromley
Attendance:
698

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Braintree Town 1, Wrexham 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Braintree Town 1, Wrexham 2.

  3. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Rob Evans replaces Oliver Shenton.

  4. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Leo Smith replaces Ntumba Massanka.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Braintree Town. Joe Maybanks replaces Chez Isaac.

  6. Substitution

    Substitution, Braintree Town. Alex Henshall replaces Reece Hall-Johnson.

  7. Goal!

    Goal! Braintree Town 1, Wrexham 2. Oliver Shenton (Wrexham).

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Jordan White replaces Izale McLeod.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Braintree Town. Kristopher Twardek replaces Monty Patterson.

  10. Booking

    Russell Penn (Wrexham) is shown the yellow card.

  11. Booking

    Martin Riley (Wrexham) is shown the yellow card.

  12. Second Half

    Second Half begins Braintree Town 1, Wrexham 1.

  13. Half Time

    First Half ends, Braintree Town 1, Wrexham 1.

  14. Booking

    Chez Isaac (Braintree Town) is shown the yellow card.

  15. Booking

    Izale McLeod (Wrexham) is shown the yellow card.

  16. Goal!

    Goal! Braintree Town 1, Wrexham 1. Ntumba Massanka (Wrexham).

  17. Booking

    James Jennings (Wrexham) is shown the yellow card.

  18. Goal!

    Goal! Braintree Town 1, Wrexham 0. Michael Cheek (Braintree Town).

  19. Kick Off

    First Half begins.

  20. Post update

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Lincoln City33216663323169
2Forest Green34199671422966
3Tranmere33206750292166
4Dag & Red352041159401964
5Dover351861167491860
6Aldershot361611948321659
7Gateshead351610959362358
8Barrow341413750331755
9Macclesfield331651245341153
10Wrexham361410123743-652
11Chester351210135450446
12Bromley36137164256-1446
13Boreham Wood351111133333044
14Solihull Moors35128154549-444
15Eastleigh361013134549-443
16Sutton United33127143643-743
17Guiseley36118174455-1141
18Braintree35118164153-1241
19Maidstone United36117184463-1940
20Woking36107195066-1637
21Torquay3598183950-1135
22North Ferriby United36103232353-3033
23York35614153454-2032
24Southport3587204075-3531
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