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York City 1 Hereford FC 2 as it happened


York City v Hereford FC minute by minute updates

By Ben Goddard

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  • 9) York City 1 Hereford 0
  • With their first chance City take the lead as Jordan Burrows flicks his header to Alex Kempster to fire low past Matt Yates.
  • 77) York City 1 Hereford 1
  • Danny Greenslade fires his side level direct from a free-kick
  • 77) York City 1 Hereford 2
  • 80) James Waite scores on his debut after a goalkeeping error allowed the Bulls to cross for the forward.
  • With their first chance of the game City took the lead as Jordan Burrows flicked his header to Alex Kempster to fire low past Matt Yates.
  • Hereford tried to reply and George Lloyd held the ball up for Elliot Richards who shot at the goalkeeper.
  • York looked the sharper side and Alex Harris just saw his shot sail over after a corner came back out to him.
  • Burrow should have doubled the hosts' lead after 29 minutes when goalkeeper Yates flapped at a corner and the forward could only head wide from a yard out.
  • It took debutant James Waite just three minutes to have his first chance at goal as he flicked a Richards cross into the side-netting.
  • Wes York should had another golden chance for York as Greenslade missed a ball across the box leaving the home player open to tap home, but he missed the ball.
  • Waite was showing the promise that saw him brought to Edgar Street and went close again, but was denied by the goalkeeper's palms.
  • A moment later Danny Greenslade flashed a shot an inch wide with the goalkeeper beaten.
  • Bulls goalkeeper Matt Yates was forced into two saves from close range firstly denying Patrick McLaughlin and then Jordan Burrow.
  • Hereford road their luck with defensive block.
  • In the space of three minutes the game turned on its head. Firstly Danny Greenslade pulled his side level with a free-kick which went through the wall on the 77th minute.
  • And then three minutes later a goalkeeping error allowed Owen-Evans to cross for James Waite to turn and fire into the bottom corner.
  • Owen-Evans almost secured the win as beat the goalkeeper to a pass back but just headed wide.
  • Hereford: Yates, Thomas, Greenslade, Cullinane-Liburd, Smith (Waite 45), Gowling, O'Sullivan, Owen-Evans, Richards, Oates, Lloyd
  • Subs: , Finn, Wharton, Dinsley, Roberts
  • Hereford make one change with Symons rested and George Lloyd in the starting line-up.
  • York City: Bartlett, Parslow, Newton, Law, Mirfin, Bradbury, York, Harris, Burrow, Kempster, McLaughlin
  • Subs: Griffiths, Ferguson, Wright, Burgess, Whitley
  • HFA County Cup quarter-final
  • Lads Club 2 Bartestree 2
  • Hereford will be looking to record back-to-back away victories over relegation rivals York City this evening.
  • It is the last scheduled game at York's Bootham Crescent ground before they move homes next season.
  • York nicknamed The Minstermen won 3-2 away at Alfreton on Saturday to pull themselves three points above Hereford in 16th.
  • With a win today Hereford would move above them and move up three places.
  • York have won six, drawn three and lost four so far this season at this ground.

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