Stockport County 2-0 Wrexham – BBC Sport



Stockport County moved up to fourth in the National League with a comfortable home win over Wrexham.

The Hatters took early control when Connor Jennings pulled the ball back for Richie Bennett to tap home.

Three minutes later Jordan Keane’s header doubled the lead from a Macauley Southam-Hales corner.

Jordan Ponticelli had a good chance to start a Wrexham recovery but could only shoot over when one-on-one with Stockport goalkeeper Ben Hinchliffe.

Wrexham fall to 12th but are just three points behind Stockport in a tight table.

Line-ups

Stockport

  • 1Hinchliffe
  • 4Hogan
  • 17Southam-HalesSubstituted forMinihanat 68′minutes
  • 14Kitching
  • 16Keane
  • 6Maynard
  • 18Croasdale
  • 15Stott
  • 9BennettSubstituted forBrittonat 89′minutes
  • 10Jennings
  • 19ReidSubstituted forWilliamsat 85′minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Minihan
  • 11Williams
  • 21Barnes
  • 22Gilmour
  • 26Britton

Wrexham

  • 1Lainton
  • 2Hall-JohnsonBooked at 59mins
  • 4Vassell
  • 22Kelleher
  • 5Pearson
  • 29Davies
  • 7DurrellSubstituted forJarvisat 67′minutes
  • 6HarrisSubstituted forRutherfordat 81′minutes
  • 8Young
  • 9Ponticelli
  • 39ThomasSubstituted forYussufat 67′minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Jarvis
  • 14Rutherford
  • 15Horsfield
  • 19Yussuf
  • 21Dibble

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