Stadium: Holker Street Pitch: Regular
Side on team sheet - Olly Marx in line for his debut... https://t.co/tcFUq9H8lH
Wxm: Dunn, Marx, Riley, Tilt, Jennings, Evans, Barry, Shenton, Smith, White, Massanka. Subs: Jalal, Carrington, Rutherford, Allen, Harry.
Olly Marx makes his debut in defence for the Reds, as the boss makes several changes.
Leo Smith & Rob Evans are also included, along with Ntumba Massanka - while Russell Penn and Izale McLeod are left to rest after the weekend
Full teamsheet... https://t.co/Z4Hla5bB2m
Behind the scenes at Holker Street... https://t.co/lvZQgFx24M
Pre-match with the Reds... https://t.co/O7Wi5CgGD5
TEAMS | Barrow v Wrexham https://t.co/qbcFa8C293 #WxmAFC https://t.co/ZTWNZ1r5oO
Teams emerge out into the Cumbrian air as their line-up for the pre-match handshakes...
Wrexham attacking the club house end of the ground, with the travelling fans at their back...
A bright start for the visitors, as a left wing move ends with Shenton shooting in to the arms of Jim Flatt, from a tight angle.
08' 0-0 | An Evans cross from the left wing and White gets in between two defenders to get his head to the ball, but goes wide.
12 0-0 | Hughes fires over the Wxm bar from distance, after Diarra headed down a Barrow free kick.
Barrow have been applying the pressure and pinning the Reds back, but we have kept them at distance for the moment.
Tilt and Diarra at each other before a Barrow corner, needed the ref to step in and calm things down. Cross in and easily taken by Dunn!
22' Tilt pulls back Tuton on the edge of the back - and gets booked.
Turnbull dead ball effort from 20-yards that Dunn tips over the cross bar at the second attempt!
Olly Marx getting involved, first on a 20 yard run into the Barrow half and then chasing down a long free kick played across field by Smith.
37' 0-0 Game much more even at the moment, Reds getting forward on a regular basis.
Nice four-man Wrexham move ends with White's header just over the Barrow woodwork...
40' Again Wrexham on the attack as Shenton passes for Smith to head into White's path, but Diarra blocks for a corner.
White on the end of a lovely Marx cross from the right and the Scotman's header was only just over the target, under pressure from Diarra.
One added minute at Holker Street
Ht: Barrow 0-0 Wrexham
Plenty of changes to the starting line-up, but manager Dean Keates will be satisfied by his team's first half display.
Reds heading back out - a few minutes early, but the lads are keen...
Barrow now emerging from their dressing room...
Referee Joe Johnson hands the ball to Barrow to get the second half underway...
52 0-0 | Both teams throwing themselves into challenges and the ball moving from end to end.
55 0-0 | Wrexham break through Barry and Smith, set Massanka away, but robbed for a corner. Ball in and headed over bar!
Attendance - 1,009 with 50 travelling fans...
62 0-0 | Barrow sub with Inih Effiong on for Bennett
67 0-0 | Dunn saves a Effiong header
From a free kick in the side of the Wrexham box, Diarra headed across the face of the Wrexham goal and wide - #close
71 0-0 |Dunn to the rescue again, saving at the feet of the speeding Meikle
74' Wrexham: Rutherford on for Barry / Barrow: Wright on for Meilke
Carrington ready to come on
80 0-0 | Wrexham - Carra on for Tilt
Carra to right back and Olly Marx to his more natural role in the middle of defence. Tilt was on a yellow and getting close to a second!
85 0-0 | Leo Smith requiring treatment for an ankle knock.
He's on his feet but hobbling to the side line - looks okay to continue.
88 0-0 | Dunn again takes another high corner into his box.
89 0-0 | Wrexham sub Harry on - Massanka off
Six added minutes
Barrow long throw into the Wrexham box and Shenton hooks clear...
90+2 Turnbull booked for a late challenge on Rutherford
GOAL - WREXHAM
Paul Rutherford chased a lost chase, as a silly backpass and Flatt's sliced clearance and Paul fired home
Flatt now goes forward for a Barrow corner
Third corner to Barrow
Dunn produces his best save to deny Diarra!
Marx hooks clear - blow that whistle!
Barrow equalises in the 97th minute
1-1 now play stopped for treatement for Marx
Just a long ball down the middle that Diarra won the header on the edge of the box as Dunn came for it and the ball carried into the net
Game restarts in the 99th minute!
FT Barrow 1-1 Wrexham
Gutted for the players and fans, but a decent display from a much changed line-up...