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Wrexham 1-0 Gateshead

Chris Holroyd
Injured Chris Holroyd's place in the Wrexham team was taken by loan signing Alex Reid

Loan signing Alex Reid scored on his debut to give Wrexham their first home win of the season against Gateshead.

Reid's signing on a two-month deal was announced less than two hours before the match and he came off the bench to claim the winner.

Goalkeeper Chris Dunn was another Wrexham hero, pulling off a fine save from Robbie Tinkler in stoppage time.

The result lifts Wrexham to 10th, one place behind Gateshead on goal difference after four games.

Wrexham manager Dean Keates told BBC Radio Wales: "I know what Alex is all about, I spent six months with him. He's a great lad, great attitude and great desire and wants to achieve something.

"He was somebody I was interested in last season, and I had no qualms in bringing him here."

Line-ups

Wrexham

  • 1Dunn
  • 18Roberts
  • 5Pearson
  • 7MackrethSubstituted forRutherfordat 62'minutes
  • 3JenningsBooked at 83mins
  • 8Wedgbury
  • 4Smith
  • 13Carrington
  • 9MassankaSubstituted forHurstat 88'minutes
  • 19BodenSubstituted forReidat 59'minutes
  • 16KellyBooked at 37mins

Substitutes

  • 2Hurst
  • 11Reid
  • 14Rutherford
  • 17Dibble
  • 20Wright

Gateshead

  • 1Montgomery
  • 12Tinkler
  • 5Byrne
  • 6Fyfield
  • 2Vassell
  • 13McLaughlin
  • 4KerrSubstituted forPrestonat 73'minutes
  • 16PennBooked at 25minsSubstituted forJohnsonat 60'minutes
  • 10Burrow
  • 8PeniketBooked at 44mins
  • 24WilliamsSubstituted forYorkat 16'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7York
  • 9Johnson
  • 11Preston
  • 14O'Donnell
  • 21Hanford
Referee:
Karl Evans
Attendance:
4,097

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Wrexham 1, Gateshead 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Wrexham 1, Gateshead 0.

  3. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. James Hurst replaces Ntumba Massanka.

  4. Booking

    James Jennings (Wrexham) is shown the yellow card.

  5. Substitution

    Substitution, Gateshead. Jordan Preston replaces Fraser Kerr.

  6. Goal!

    Goal! Wrexham 1, Gateshead 0. Alex Reid (Wrexham).

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Paul Rutherford replaces Jack Mackreth.

  8. Substitution

    Substitution, Gateshead. Danny Johnson replaces Russell Penn.

  9. Substitution

    Substitution, Wrexham. Alex Reid replaces Scott Boden.

  10. Second Half

    Second Half begins Wrexham 0, Gateshead 0.

  11. Half Time

    First Half ends, Wrexham 0, Gateshead 0.

  12. Booking

    Richard Peniket (Gateshead) is shown the yellow card.

  13. Booking

    Marcus Kelly (Wrexham) is shown the yellow card.

  14. Booking

    Russell Penn (Gateshead) is shown the yellow card.

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Gateshead. Wes York replaces Callum Williams.

  16. Kick Off

    First Half begins.

  17. Post update

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Aldershot4310123910
2Sutton United43015239
3Dover43015329
4Bromley42208268
5Dag & Red42209728
6Boreham Wood421111747
7Maidenhead United42118537
8Ebbsfleet413010826
9Gateshead42025326
10Wrexham42023306
11Leyton Orient420269-36
12Woking420258-36
13Barrow41217525
14Tranmere41213215
15Eastleigh41214405
16Macclesfield41213305
17Chester30302203
18Fylde4031710-33
19Hartlepool402235-22
20Halifax402214-32
21Maidstone United402226-42
22Guiseley402229-72
23Solihull Moors3012510-51
24Torquay4013410-61
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