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By Ben Goddard

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    HIGHLIGHTS
  • Hereford 1 Bradford (Park Avenue) 0
  • 4) Hodgkiss pulls it across to Sodiende and it falls to Pope who fires low and into the bottom corner.
  • Hereford 1 Bradford (Park Avenue) 1
  • 19) Nowaskowski flicks a head on down for Nicky Clee who is unmarked and fires home.
  • ROLLING MATCH REPORT
  • The Bulls got off to a perfect start with Jared Hodgkiss racing to the byline before pulling it back for Jason Pope to fire low into the net.
  • Oli Johnson had a golden chance to equalise after the Bulls were caught out by a quick throw-in, however he steered his effort wide.
  • Alex Bray almost doubled his side's lead on the 14th minute after cutting inside, but the winger saw his low shot saved.
  • However, it was basement side Bradford who leveled on 19 minutes after Adam Nowakowski headed down for an unmarked Nicky Clee to tap home.
  • After scoring the equaliser Clee almost scored the goal of his career firing over goalkeeper Henry from inside his own half, but also just wide.
  • Moments later Henry almost made a blunder as his clearance was closed down by Johnson, however Jared Hodgkiss came back to make a vital clearance.
  • After a poor first half the Bulls responded after the break and Reece Styche saw his cross palmed away by goalkeeper Joe Green.
  • Sodiende had a golden chance on 49 minutes after running through on goal, but chipped his shot over the goalkeeper but also clearing the bar.
  • Three minutes later the striker ran onto a loose ball before being brought down inside the box by Billy Priestley.
  • Despite sending the goalkeeper the wrong way the striker saw his effort canon out off the post.
  • The Bulls were controlling the second half, but Bradford remained dangerous on the break.
  • A quick re-start following an injury fell to Johnson inside the box, but his effort was matched by a fine Henry save.
  • Henry saved his side once again moments later this time denying Alex Hurst with a full-stretch save.
  • As Hereford probed Lewis Knight caught them on the break and raced into the box, only to be denied by Henry
  • STATS
  • Attendance: 1,586 with 21 away
  • Hereford: Henry, Hodgkiss, Greenslade, Pope, Pollock, Cullinane-Liburd, Bray, O'Sullivan, Sodeinde, Mooney (Finn 75), Styche
  • Subs: Gowling, Davies, Muirhead, Hall
  • Hereford have made three changes with Gowling, Thomas and Dawson are out for Cullinane-Liburd, Tommy O'Sullivan and Reece Styche in.
  • Bradford (Park Avenue): Green, Toulson, Lund, Nowakowski, Hughes, Priestley, Hall, Hibbs, Johnson, Hurst, Clee
  • Subs: Nicholson, Marriott, Knight, Clare
  • SCORES
  • Uhlsport Hellenic League
  • Premier Division
  • Windsor 1 Westfields 1
  • Division One West
  • Bourton Rovers 0 Hereford Pegasus 4
  • Hereford Lads Club 0 Cheltenham Saracens 3
  • Newent Town 1 Wellington 5
  • RUGBY
  • RFU LEAGUE
  • National 2 North
  • Chester 10 Luctonians 12
  • Midlands 1 West
  • Hereford 11 Dudley Kingswinford 7
  • PRE-MATCH
  • HEREFORD FC host Bradford (Park Avenue) this evening in the first of three big fixtures which could define their season.
  • The Bulls will be looking to bounce back from their 2-0 defeat at Gateshead last weekend and get revenge for a 3-2 defeat at Bradford in October.
  • Coming into today's match the Bulls sit in 16th with a home record of 4W, 6D, 2L.
  • Meanwhile, Bradford sit bottom and have an away record record of 1W, 1D and 10L.
  • Hereford could move up from 16th to 13th with a win today if results go in their favor.