LiveFull-time: Welling United 0 Hereford United 1

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10:08pm

Hereford: 4-4-2: Lloyd-Weston; Leadbitter, Graham, Collins, Purdie; Bowen, James, Artus, Murphy; Pilkington (Brown 68), Rankine (Smith 84). Subs not used: Williams, Edge, Bush.
Welling: 4-4-2: Butcher, Fazakerley, Hudson, Taylor, Bender, Beautyman, Clarke, Wakefield, Sho-Silva, Lafayette, Ajala (Healy 76). Subs not used: Turner, Obersteller, Karigiannis, Day.
Referee: Declan Ford (Lincolnshire).
Attendance: 480.
Goals: James, 61 min, 0-1.
Yellow cards: Hereford – Leadbitter, foul, 26 min; Woking – Lafayette, foul, 18 min; Bender, foul, 77 min.

9:39pm

Beautyman sends a shot wide as the referee plays half a minute over the allotted three added minutes.

9:36pm

Graham gets the ball away as the ball moves into injury-time.

9:32pm

Lloyd-Weston is bravely out to get to the feet of Lafayette.

9:30pm

Smith is brought down in the area by Hudson but the referee waves away appeals for a penalty.

9:29pm

Smith replaces Rankine after 84 minutes.

9:28pm

Hereford counter and Bowen goes on a fine run but the ball goes out for a goal-kick.

9:26pm

Beautyman is the next to try his luck, curling a shot just over as Lloyd-Weston is off his line.

9:25pm

Lloyd-Weston makes a bit of a hash of a Bender cross but Purdie gets the ball away.

9:24pm

Welling win a corner on 78 minutes. Artus heads the ball out for another corner.
James and Murphy get the ball away to Artus and the ball runs downfield.

9:17pm

Lloyd-Weston comes out to catch another dangerous cross from the dangerous Fazakerley.

9:15pm

Brown comes on for Pilkington after 68 minutes.

9:11pm

James is back on the attack again on 66 minutes and gets in a header from Pilkington’s cross but it’s an easy save.

9:09pm

There’s a let off minutes later when Fakazerley’s cross is headed wide by Clarke when it looks easier to score.

9:07pm

Hereford go in front on 61 minutes when James gets the ball into the corner of the net after Rankine and Bowen are involved in the build-up.
It’s Hereford’s first goal in 589 minutes.

9:05pm

Hereford swing in a dangerous free-kick as they continue to press forward and Butcher has to touch an Artus cross out for a corner.
Wakefield gets the ball off the line at the back post as James gets in a flick from the Artus cross.

9:02pm

Bowen moves forward and gets a shot away from 25 yards but the ball flies wide.

8:59pm

Welling win a free-kick in a dangerous position on 54 minutes but Purdie heads the ball away.

8:57pm

Leadbitter does well to cover as Lafayette goes on another dangerous run.

8:55pm

Pilkington sends in a dangerous cross as Hereford get back on to the attack.

8:52pm

Ajala fires in a shot which is fielded by Lloyd-Weston as Woking make a lively start to the second period.

8:34pm

Lloyd-Weston then does well to grasp a cross under a challenge from Lafayette.

8:34pm

Welling send a cross flashing through the six-yard box with no-one able to get a touch.

8:29pm

But Welling strike back and it’s Lloyd-Weston who has to make a good stop to keep out an effort from Fazakerley.

8:27pm

Hereford, though, are continuing to look a threat when they go on the counter-attack.
And only a superb save from Butcher keeps out a fine shot from Artus at the expense of a corner.

8:26pm

Good defending by Collins as Lafayette makes another dangerous run.

8:24pm

Hereford win a corner again on 35 minutes. Artus is again the man to deliver – he gets the ball back after it’s semi-cleared but yet again a set-piece is wasted.

8:22pm

Murphy has to make a good clearance from a dangerous cross by Ajala and Graham follows up getting the ball away.

8:20pm

Then a good run by Bowen is ended by a foul.
From the free-kick, the ball is cleared from Graham at the expense of a corner.
Artus sends in the kick but it comes to nothing.

8:18pm

Leadbitter picks up a yellow card for a late challenge as Welling go back on the attack.

8:17pm

Rankine moves forward but blasts his shot wide from distance.
Clarke responds for Welling but his shot is blocked by skipper Luke Graham.

8:06pm

Lafayette appears to go over the top in his tackle on Kingsley James, who has to have extended treatment.

8:02pm

Lloyd-Weston somewhat unnecessarily concedes the first corner of the game on 13 minutes.
When the ball comes in, Purdie makes a fine clearance off the line at the near post.

8:00pm

As Welling start to make their mark, Sho-Silva drills in a shot from 25 yards which Lloyd-Weston dives to push away.

7:57pm

Artus gets in the first shot of the game but drags his effort wide.

7:54pm

Hereford show some promise in the early stages with some neat attacks.

7:50pm

Murphy seems to be playing in front of the back four, with Bowen and Pilkington on the flanks and Rankine the sole striker.

7:22pm

HEREFORD boss Peter Beadle hands Billy Murphy a debut in the must win game at Welling.
Murhpy, Danny Pilkington and Michael Rankine are all named in the United starting line-up as Beadle makes three changes from the side which was beaten at home by Woking.
Jon Brown, Dan Walker and Sam Smith are all left out.

Hereford: 4-4-2: Lloyd-Weston; Leadbitter, Graham, Collins, Purdie; Bowen, James, Artus, Murphy, Pilkington, Rankine. Subs not used: Williams, Edge, Bush, Smith, Brown.
Welling: 4-4-2: Butcher, Fazakerley, Hudson, Taylor, Bender, Neautyman, Clarke, Wakefield, Silva, Lafayette, Ajala. Subs not used: Turner, Obersteller, Karigiannis, Day, Healy.

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8:52am Wed 9 Apr 14

mizza21 says...

Thanks Christ for that..a goal.

Long overdue boys now go and get some more.
Thanks Christ for that..a goal. Long overdue boys now go and get some more. mizza21
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