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Gateshead 2 Hereford FC 0 minute by minute updates and scores


Gateshead v Hereford FC minute by minute updates and scores

By Ben Goddard

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  • Gateshead 1 Hereford FC 0
  • 30) Hereford fail to deal with several crosses before Elliot Forbes heads home.
  • Gateshead 2 Hereford FC 0
  • 89) O'Sullivan's hoofed clearance comes straight back to Gregg Olley and the initial cross is blocked by Pollock but it comes back out to Dominic Tear who slams the ball home.
  • Kieran Thomas had the best effort of the early opening with a shot from long range which just skipped wide.
  • With their first effort of the game Gateshead took the lead with a 30th minute Elliot Forbes first goal for the club after the Bulls failed to clear the danger from several crosses.
  • Kelsey Mooney was the only other player to have an effort in a dull first half, but saw his effort deflected wide.
  • Forbes was only denied a second goal by the width of the bar after the Bulls failed to pick him up again from a corner.
  • Loanee goalkeeper Henry kept the Bulls in the tie with a fine save to deny Scott Barrow before the rebound was deflected into his arms.
  • Any dreams of a late Bulls equaliser they were caught on the break as a quick ball to Gregg Olley saw his initial effort blocked by Pollock but it came back out to substitute Dominic Tear to slam the ball home.
  • Attendance: 937 (59 from Hereford)
  • Hereford: Henry, Hodgkiss (c), Greenslade (Allen 76), Pope, Pollock, Gowling, Thomas (O'Sullivan 81), Dawson, Mooney (Styche 62), Bray, Sodeinde
  • Subs: Vincenti, Powell
  • New loanee goalkeeper Will Henry comes into the side.
  • OUT: Powell, Jordan Cullinane-Liburd
  • IN: Henry, Gowling
  • Gateshead: James, Nicholson, Forbes, Agnew, Cooper, Williamson, Deverdics, Preston, Kayode, Olley, Barrow
  • Subs: Cranston, Guthrie, Oliver, Tear, Nelson
  • Uhlsport Hellenic League
  • Premier Division
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  • Division One West
  • Hereford Lads Club 6 Bourton Rovers 0
  • Tytherington Rocks 2 Hereford Pegasus 2
  • National 2 North
  • Luctonians 20 Hinckley 26
  • HEREFORD have made the long trip to Gateshead looking for back-to-back league wins in the National League North this afternoon.
  • The Bulls are hoping to repeat the performance that saw them beat Kidderminster Harriers 2-1 .
  • The Bulls sit in 15th ahead of today's game with three wins, one draw and eight defeats this season.
  • Gateshead came down from the National League Premier last season after having financial trouble.
  • They currently sit in 11th with a good home record of six wins, two draws and three defeats.
  • The Bulls beat Gateshead 2-1 at Edgar Street in September, that was one of three wins on the bounce for Hereford.