LiveFull-time: Dorchester Town 3 Hereford United 0

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4:46pm

A glaring miss by Jason Brookes a minute from the end avoided Hereford conceding a fourth goal.

4:40pm

On 83 minutes, Smith cuts in from the left and fires the third goal past the helpless Williams.

4:28pm

As Hereford enjoy a good spell, Walker-Harris fumbles a power-drive from full-back Daniel O’Reilly and has to scramble back to push the ball away at the second attempt.

4:23pm

And another neat move sees Gilroy side-foot over from the edge of the area shortly afterwards.

4:22pm

 Hereford have a chance seconds later when Morrison arrives at the back post to meet a free-kick but slices his shot wide.

4:21pm

A low shot by Smeeton forces a diving save from Williams on 66 minutes.

4:20pm

Hereford have an extraordinary let-off when Cann’s shot trickles along the goal-line and hits a post with Jamie Gleeson’s follow-up blocked by Barrientos before being cleared.

4:15pm

It’s no surprise when, on 57 minutes, Cann finds some space in the area and fires the second goal past Williams.

4:05pm

Two minutes into the second half, Akinde, in a fit of stupidity, kicks the ball away after being correctly penalised, and is sent off.

From the free-kick, Walker heads over from a great position.

Then Smith scuffs the ball wide when he should at least hit the target.

3:44pm

Hereford are foiled by a couple of good tackles in the lead-up to the interval when Akinde and Yafai have the ball taken off their toe in the area.

3:37pm

Smeeton misses a good chance to extend the lead on 37 minutes, scuffing wide from six yards after a promising build-up down the left.

Hereford force a couple of corners in quick succession but the danger is cleared.

3:32pm

Adrian Barrientos drives in a long-range effort and Walker-Harris has to dive to his right to save.

3:31pm

A weak shot by Cann, after another good run by Crittenden, is easily saved by Williams.

3:24pm

Akinde is booked for dissent and then picks up a knock to his leg which requires lengthy treatment.

3:24pm

Akinde is booked for dissent and then picks up a knock to his leg which requires lengthy treatment.

3:22pm

The ball’s in the net again a couple of minutes later but Cann is ruled offside.

3:21pm

Hereford’s defence is cut open in the 23rd minute – a long throw out is received by Nick Crittenden who advance to slip a pass to Dan Smith whose low drive flashes into the corner of the net.

3:19pm

At the other end, a shot from Ramirez meets the same fate with Walker-Harris making the save.

3:18pm

Luis Morrison lets fly from 35 yards but the ball comfortably clears the bar.

Town win a corner on 20 minutes.

Oakley Hanger gets above the Hereford defence to win the header but directs the ball straight at Williams.

3:15pm

 Hereford’s Williams has to make a save, without any difficulty, when Dan Cann fires in a shot on the turn on 17 minutes.

3:12pm

Dorchester’s Joyce is injured on 14 minutes and has to go off to be replaced by Nathan Walker.

3:09pm

Deqwon Banks collects the first caution for dissent on 10 minutes.

3:06pm

Hereford repel a couple of raids and show some nice passing in a build-up which sees Sam Bobes-Gilroy shoot wide from 25 yards.

3:00pm

There’s an early corner for Hereford. Bilal Yafai’s cross is dealt with by the home defence.

2:50pm

HEREFORD make one change for what could turn out to be the final match of their 90-year existence following the rejection of their planned CVA by creditors in midweek.

It is for their first visit to Dorchester’s Avenue Road Stadium.

With Jonah Gregory out, there’s a call up for Adrian Barrientos to play alongside skipper Luis Morrison in defence.

Dorchester return to Avenue Road after a 5-1 win at Burnham in midweek.

 Hereford: Williams, Roberts, O’Reilly, O’Neill, Morrison, Barrientos, Bobes-Gilroy, Yafai, Akinde, Ramirez, Equbanks. Subs not used: Lewars, Browns, Maredra, Knott, Martinez.

Dorchester: Walker-Harris, Hanger, Buckley, Smeeton, Agbo, Crittenden, Gleeson, Cann, Joyce, Smith. Subs not used: Walker, Smith, Godfrey, Brookes, Murphy.

Referee: Mark Lawrence (Bridgewater).

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