Dover Athletic v Woking

3:00 pm

Details

Date Time League Season
26th August 2019 3:00 pm National League 2019-2020

Preview

Athletic go into Bank Holiday Monday’s match against the league leaders aiming to make it back-to-back wins.

Andy Hessenthaler’s men were 2-1 victors away to Sutton United on Saturday with Ricky Modeste and Inih Effiong both on the scoresheet.

Alan Dowse’s Woking, currently three points ahead of Dover on in the league table, will also be looking to take maximum points from the Bank Holiday weekend.

The Cards replaced Solihull Moors at the league summit on Saturday following a 2-0 home win against Tim Flowers’ side.

Woking, promoted from the National South last season, have won four consecutive matches, having also beaten Fylde (4-1) and Chesterfield (2-1) away, plus Harrogate (1-0) at home.

Please note the match will be segregated

PLAYER CONNECTIONS

Home fans will recognise a couple of familiar faces in the Woking squad on Monday.

Defender Moussa Diarra made 16 appearances for Dover last season and fellow centre-half partner Manny Parry featured 46 times for Athletic the season before, scoring five goals.

WOKING PLAYER TO WATCH

Goalkeeper Craig Ross has been an integral part of the meanest defence in the National League so far.  The stopper, who spent a season in the Football League with Barnet during the 2017/18 campaign, has kept three clean sheets so far.

You can see Woking’s full squad list below.  (Credit Woking FC for player profile photos)

TOP SCORERS

Inih Effiong and Alfie Pavey lead the way for Dover with three league goals each.  Jake Hyde is Woking’s top scorer, having also netted three times this season.

WOKING WEBSITE

https://www.wokingfc.co.uk/home/

MATCHDAY PRICES

Adults:  £18
Over 60:  £15
Under 18:  £9
Under 11 (Accompanied by a paying adult) and season ticket holders:  Free

COVERAGE

If you can’t make the match you can follow on the action on Twitter @DAFCLiveText.  Coverage starts shortly after 2 pm.

MONDAY’S OTHER NATIONAL LEAGUE FIXTURES (Kick-off 3 pm unless stated)

AFC Fylde v Harrogate Town
Aldershot Town v Sutton United
Barnet v Torquay United
Barrow v FC Halifax Town
Boreham Wood v Ebbsfleet United
Dagenham & Redbridge v Yeovil Town
Hartlepool United v Wrexham
Maidenhead United v Bromley
Notts County v Chorley
Stockport County v Chesterfield
Solihull Moors v Eastleigh (7:45 pm)

AWAY TRAVEL

There is a coach travelling to Harrogate on Saturday 31st August and it is not too late to book your space on it!

It leaves Crabble at 7 am and the costs are:

Adult members:  £35, Adult non-members:  £50, Youth member (U18):  £20, Youth non-member (U18):  £25, Accompanied under 16:  £20.

Dover Athletic

1Yusuf Mersin Goalkeeper
2Josh Passley Defender
3Bobby-Joe Taylor Midfielder
4Scott Doe Defender
5Kevin Lokko Defender
6Will De Havilland Defender
7Jai Reason Midfielder
8Michael Woods Midfielder
9Inih Effiong Forward
10Nassim L’Ghoul Midfielder
11Jack Munns Midfielder
12Ricky Modeste Midfielder
13Lee Worgan Goalkeeper
14Alfie Pavey Forward
15Kurtis Cumberbatch Midfielder
16Paul Rooney Defender
17Joe Bedford Midfielder
18Oscar Gobern Midfielder
19Steven Rigg Forward
20Marshall Wratten Midfielder
22Bilel Hinchiri Midfielder
26Aaron Simpson Defender

First Team Manager: Andy Hessenthaler

Woking

1Sam Howes Goalkeeper
2Jack Cook Defender
3Josh Casey Defender
4Manny Parry Defender
5Ben Gerring Defender
6Moussa Diarra Defender
7Dave Tarpey Forward
8Kane Ferdinand Midfielder
9Jake Hyde Forward
10Max Kretzschmar Midfielder
11Paul Hodges Forward
12Nathan Collier Defender
13Craig Ross Goalkeeper
14Godfrey Poku Midfielder
15Jack Skinner Midfielder
16Shaun Donnellan Midfielder
17Tyreke Johnson Forward
18Ibrahim Meite Forward
19Joe Felix Defender
20Toby Edser Midfielder

First Team Manager: Alan Dowson

Officials

RefereeReferee's AssistantsFourth Official
Carl BrookAurel Onita
Robin Cox
Toby Enstone

Ground

Crabble Athletic Ground
40 Crabble Rd, Dover, Kent CT17 0QJ, UK