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Tamworth 0 Hereford FC 0 as it happened and scores


Tamworth v Hereford FC minute by minute updates and scores

By Ben Goddard

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    Hereford will be in the hat for the fourth qualifying round of the FA Cup after playing out a goal-less draw at Tamworth.
  • Josh Gowling and Rowan Liburd saw efforts hit the bar for the Bulls. However, the teams will play again in the replay on Tuesday night.
  • The Bulls started brightly and Jordan Nicholson saw his low shot saved out of the bottom corner by Jas Singh.
  • A cleverly worked short free-kick opened up the Bulls defence, but Aaron Forde blazed his effort over the bar.
  • After the break Ahmed Obeng found his way into the box onto a long ball, but was denied by a last ditch clearance.
  • The Lambs provided a threat and Jordan Gough forced Brandon Hall to save down low.
  • At the other end Josh Gowling came closest to an opener when his header from a corner looped onto the bar.
  • Substitute Dan Creaney almost found an opener with a route one ball into the box which he controlled before Jordan Cullinane-Liburd cleared.
  • At the other end Jordan Nicholson pulled the trigger outside the box, but his effort flew wide.
  • Right at the death Rowan Liburd saw his header tipped onto the bar by Jas Singh.
  • Attendance: 1,206 (Approx 400 away)
  • Hereford: Hall, Thomas, Bodenham, Pope, Cullinane-Liburd, Gowling (c), Vincenti (Liburd 73), Jagger Cane (Ash 56), Symons, Owen-Evans, Nicholson
  • Subs: , Pollock, O'Sullivan, Finn, Davies, Burwood
  • Tamworth: Singh, Cox, Gough, Beswick (c), Magunda, Rowe-Turner, Kaziboni, Fry, Waite, Forde, Obeng
  • Subs: Yafai, Walton, Hoenes, Creaney, Wilder, Frances, Pegg
  • No Styche this afternoon, possibly on international duty
  • Ben Pollock could make his debut for the Bulls and Burwood is back on the bench as Hereford can name seven this afternoon
  • Uhlsport Hellenic League
  • Premier Division
  • Westfields 2 Brackley Town Saints 1
  • Division One West
  • Clanfield 85 1 Hereford Lads Club 1
  • Wellington 1 Shortwood United 3
  • National 2 North
  • Caldy 62 Luctonians 10
  • Midlands 1 West
  • Hereford 36 Worcester 3
  • Welcome to The Lamb Ground where Hereford play Tamworth in the FA Cup third qualifying round.
  • The Bulls will be looking for a fifth win on the bounce in all competitions.
  • Today's game will be played on a 3G surface which Hereford do play on during training at Hartpury University.
  • Tamworth suffered their first defeat in eight games in all competitions following a string of seven wins.
  • Tamworth's home league form has been very good so far with four wins and two draws from six matches.
  • The hosts sit third in the Southern Premier Division Central with 19 points from nine matches.
  • The Bulls were knocked out of the competition at this third qualifying round stage last season.
  • The winner of today's tie will receive £11,250