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Full-time: Hereford United 2 Dartford 2 in Skrill Premier
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Hereford: 4-4-2: Evans; Leadbitter (Edwards 89), Graham, McDonald, Bush; Walker, Purdie, Gwynne, Krans (Brown 74); Sharp (Brodie 59), Dyer. Subs not used: Lloyd-Weston, Odhiambo.
Dartford: 4-4-2: Julian; Collier, Mitchell, Clarke (Hill 46), Burns; Noble (Ibemere 77), Bradbrook, Woodyard, Cornhill (Hayes 72); Godden, Harris. Subs not used: Porter, Monger.
Referee: Adam Bromley.
Attendance: 1,583 (including 75 from Dartford).
Goals: Noble, 11 min, 0-1; Krans, 49 min, 1-1; Dyer, 60 min, 2-1; Ibemere 85.
Yellow cards: Hereford – Bush, foul, 75 min; Dartford – Mitchel-King, 14 min, foul; Noble, foul, 71 min.
Brodie forces a Hereford corner in stoppage time but it, again, fails to bring anything for Hereford.
Moments later, only a good reaction save from Evans prevents a further Dartford goal when Lee Burns powers in a header from a corner.
Five minutes from the end, Dartford are back on level terms.
Bush concedes a free-kick on the right and Hayes crosses to the back post where Ibemere forces the ball home.
Gwynne also marks his good display with a goal when he runs on to a loose ball from Brodie’s challenge and composes himself before shooting.
The ball strikes the far upright and comes out to Walker who blazes high over an empty goal.
Hereford win a corner on 64 minutes but the Bulls are again unable to manufacture a goalscoring opportunity from Purdie’s flag-kick.
On the hour, Hereford take the lead.
Gwynne’s excellent deep cross is headed back across goal by Walker into the path of Dyer who bundles the ball in from close range.
Two minutes later, the two loanees combine to set up a shooting chance for Sharp but he fires high and wide from a promising position.
But four minutes after the break, a short pass from Purdie finds Krans and the youngsters drills a right-foot shot from 25 yards into the top corner of the net.
A lively start to the second period by Dartford sees skipper Elliott Bradbrook heading over from a great chance.
A fine cross-field pass by Gwynne releases Walker for a cross which Dyer heads goalward for the ball to be bundled away to safety.
The Bulls pile on the pressure as half-time approaches but lack the ability to carve out clear-cut chances.
With Hereford now making most of the running, Dyer forces a third corner. But again Purdie’s cross comes to nothing.
Leadbitter wins a free-kick right on the edge of the penalty box but Bush’s shot is charged down by the wall.
Dartford force a corner on 29 minutes when Godden forces a save from Evans with an acute-angled shot.
The corner leads to a free-kick on the angle of the area and Noble’s cross hits Kenny Clark and goes behind.
Leadbitter races away on the right and his shot is worked by Sharp to Walker but the wide-man’s shot is terrible and goes out of play on the left flank.
Hereford’s Walker makes a pacy run down the left and cuts inside but his shot is weak and easily saved.
But Dartford take the lead on 11 minutes with a well-worked and executed goal.
Godden gets away on the right and crosses to the back post where Lee Noble is waiting to score with a low shot under Rhys Evans .
With Krans looking lively on the left flank, Hereford force a corner on seven minutes.
Purdie gets in a cross and the ball is returned to the midfielder whose excellent low cross is almost forced in by Dyer after a scramble on the goal-line.
Playing down the slope, Dartford make the running in the initial stages and a sliced shot from Matt Godden goes yards wide.
HEREFORD boss Martin Foyle makes three changes for the visit of Dartford.
Loan signings Ross Dyers (Mansfield) and Kevin Krans (Bristol City)are both included as is Chris Sharp, who is back from injury.
Hereford: 4-4-2: Evans; Leadbitter, Graham, McDonald, Bush; Walker, Purdie, Gwynne, Dyer; Sharp, Krans. Subs not used: Lloyd-Weston, Brown, Edwards, Odhiambo, Brodie.
Dartford: 4-4-2: Julian; Collier, Mitchell, Clarke, Burns; Noble, Bradbrook, Woodyard, Cornhill; Godden, Harris. Subs not used: Hill, Hayes, Ibemere, Porter, Monger.
Referee: Adam Bromley.
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