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Hereford FC v Southport minute by minute updates

By Ben Goddard

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  • Hereford FC 0 Southport 1
  • 43) A run forward sees the ball played out for George Newell whose strike goes in off the post.
  • Hereford FC 0 Southport 1
  • 82) Jordan Cullinane-Liburd goes head-to-head with Sampson and then sparks pushing as Hall gets involved.
  • The defender is given a straight red.
  • Hereford FC 0 Southport 2
  • 86) The visitors hit on the break with a ball from out wide finding Sampson who finished the game off.
  • Hereford FC 1 Southport 2
  • 90) John-Lewis attempts an over-head kick which falls down for Kelsey Mooney to fire home.
  • Hereford FC 2 Southport 2
  • 90+5: Bulls corner is bundled home through a mass of bodies by Mooney
  • Southport had the ball in the net after just 10 minutes when a free-kick was flicked down to Jack Sampson who pocked home.
  • However, his effort was chalked off for off-side.
  • The visitors dominated the opening 25 minutes and Jason Pope was forced to put a menacing Charles Oliver cross over his own bar.
  • The Bulls responded and the defence opened for Tommy O'Sullivan who sent his shot just wide.
  • At the other end Southport skipper David Morgan sent a fierce shot just over the bar.
  • New signing Lenell John-Lewis had his first sniff on goal after 32 minutes and the goalkeeper could only palm his effort before it was bundled away.
  • The visitors deserved their 43rd minute opener when George Newell was found is space and fired across goal and in off the post.
  • Hereford started the second half much brighter and Alex Bray sent his effort just wide after driving at the defence.
  • Jordan Cullinane-Liburd came close to equalising but was off-side when he glanced a header against the post.
  • The Bulls were struggling to create openings but Jevan Anderson came close with a flicked on header which was saved on 74 minutes.
  • The Bulls were reduced to 10 men with eight minutes remaining with Jordan Cullinane-Liburd sent off after going head-to-head on Jack Sampson after a defender left a leg in on his opposing number.
  • With four minutes remaining Sampson punished the Bulls after a Reagan Ogle cross from the left found the striker.
  • New signing John-Lewis was influential in pulling a goal back as his over-head kick fell at the feet of Kelsey Mooney to bundle home.
  • And then in the fifth minute of injury time Mooney bundled home the equaliser through a mass of bodies.
  • Attendance: 1,712 (47 away)
  • Hereford: Hall, Hodgkiss, Pope, Jagger-Cane, Anderson, Cullinane-Liburd, Finn (Bray 8), Owen-Evans, John-Lewis, O'Sullivan (Mooney 80), Ash (Liburd 66)
  • Subs: Riley, Thomas
  • Southport: Hanford, Mohammed, Doyle, Winnard, Astles, Morgan (c), Benjamin, Oliver, Newell, Sampson, Ogle
  • Subs: Dunn, Woods, Parry, Bauress, Albinson
  • Uhlsport Hellenic League
  • Premier Division
  • Fairford Town 0 Westfields 2
  • Division One West
  • Hereford Pegasus 2 Hereford Lads Club 2
  • Stonehouse Town 0 Wellington 1
  • National 2 North
  • Luctonians 7 Hull 10
  • Midlands 1 West
  • Hereford 43 Kidderminster 8
  • HEREFORD FC host Southport this afternoon with interim manager Josh Gowling looking for his first victory in charge.
  • The last time the Bulls met Southport was an action packed affair in October which ended 3-2 to Southport.
  • The Bulls did have a Stephen Dawson game controversially ruled out on that occasion.
  • Southport sit in 12th place 11 points above the Bulls coming into today's match.
  • The visitors' away record is W5, D2, L6.
  • Hereford sit in 17th going into today's game.
  • Their home record is W4, D8, L2

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