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Hereford FC v AFC Telford United minute by minute updates

By Ben Goddard

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    HIGHLIGHTS
  • Hereford 1 AFC Telford United 0
  • 56) Ash gets the right side of his man and sees his effort palmed in the air and Liburd is on hand to head home
  • ROLLING MATCH REPORT
  • ROWAN Liburd's second half header sent Hereford to a second win from four matches.
  • Under caretaker manager Tim Harris the Bulls looking a lively outfit with Bradley Ash and Liburd both going close on several occasions.
  • Telford loanee Chris Lait had the opening chance of the tie and he saw his shot well saved by Brandon Hall.
  • Making his first start of the season Brad Ash was making early inroads and saw his sharp effort stopped.
  • Liburd was next to test goalkeeper Corey Addai with a stinging effort which was just stopped.
  • After dominating the opening of the second half Hereford deserved their 56th minute lead after Bradley Ash got the right side of his man and saw his effort palmed in the air by Addai.
  • However, Rowan Liburd was on hand to head home from close range.
  • The Bucks looked to respond and Marcus Dinanga sent a stinging effort over before then seeing a close range header saved.
  • Aaron Williams was next to go close for Telford after the ball fell nicely to him inside the box.
  • However, his effort was blocked by Jared Hodgkiss.
  • Hereford looked just as likely to double their lead and Ash forced Addai back into action with a shot on the turn.
  • Liburd also came close with a powerful effort which just flew wide.
  • STATS
  • Attendance: 2,440 with 124 away
  • Hereford have made three changes with Ash, Symons and Maye in for Pope, Nicholson and Hanley
  • Hereford: Hall, Thomas, Hodgkiss, Maye, Cullinane-Liburd, Gowling (c), Owen-Evans, Jagger Cane, Symons, Liburd, Ash
  • Subs: Pope, Bray, O'Sullivan, Nicholson, Carey
  • AFC Telford United: Addai, White, Morley, Deeney, Sutton (c), Streete, Lait, Walker, Williams, Dianga, Knights
  • Subs: Tharme, Royle, Cowans, McQuilkin, Brown
  • SCORE UPDATES
  • FA Cup Replay
  • Westfields 4 Congleton Town 1 (Aidan Thomas x4)
  • Hellenic League Division 1 West
  • Wellington 4 Newent Town 1- abandoned due to floodlight failure
  • PRE-MATCH
  • HEREFORD FC host AFC Telford United tonight in the first game since the departure of Head Coach Marc Richards.
  • The Bulls have won one, drawn one and lost one so far this season in their opening three matchesSimilar to Hereford their visitors tonight AFC Telford United have also had a mixed start to the season.
  • They opened with a 2-1 defeat at Kettering Town; followed by a 2-0 win against Kidderminster Harriers and then a 0-0 draw at home against Gateshead.

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