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Hereford FC v AFC Fylde minute by minutes updates

By Ben Goddard

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    Hereford 0 AFC Fylde 1
  • 7) free-kick comes back out to David Perkins and it takes a big defelction before finding the net
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  • 37) Lenell John-Lewis fires the Bulls level squeezing the ball home from a tight angle past Neal
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  • A cross is headed down to Lenell John-Lewis who takes a touch before rifling home inside the box.
  • Fylde almost took the lead within the opening minutes when Alex Whitmore was found unmarked at the back post but was denied by Brandon Hall.
  • The visitors were ahead on seven minutes when the Bulls failed to clear a free-kick and David Perkins' deflected effort found the net.
  • Liam Nolan could have doubled Fylde's lead controlling inside the box before firing wide.
  • At the other end Hereford were convinced they deserved a 16th minute penalty when Kyle Finn was brought down inside the box.
  • However, referee Michael Barlow waved away their appeals.
  • On his first appearance of the season Bulls' goalkeeper Brandon Hall kept his side in the game reading the run of Kurt Willoughby perfectly saving as the striker was in on goal after McQuilkin lost the ball.
  • However, the Bulls were level on 37 minutes with Lenell John-Lewis squeezing the ball home from a tight angle past Chris Neal.
  • After probing to go ahead the Bulls got their rewards on the hour when a cross was flicked down and John-Lewis took a touch before rifling home.
  • John-Lewis almost put the Bulls further ahead after Owen-Evans squared the ball back to the marksman whose effort was this time blocked.
  • Fylde remained dangerous and Nathan Shaw saw his lashed effort picked out of the top corner by Hall.
  • Seconds later Hall was beaten by Jamie Grimes was on hand to clear off the line.
  • At the other end Hereford looked to seal the win and John-Lewis saw a free header fly over before Owen-Evans had a golden chance deflected away.
  • Hereford: Hall, Hodgkiss, Grimes, Camwell (Klukowski 69), Owen-Evans, Finn, Digie (Coke 90+1), John-Lewis, McQuilkin, Lloyd, D Jones
  • Subs: White, Whittingham
  • AFC Fylde: Neal, Burke, Conlan, Nolan, Pond (c), Whitmore, Tollitt, Philliskirk, Shaw, Perkins, Willoughby
  • Subs: Sanders, Sampson, Lussey, Ogle, Brennan
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  • HEREFORD FC will be looking for their first home win of the season as promotion favorites AFC Fylde visit Edgar Street.
  • The Bulls have drawn two and lost two at Edgar Street so far this season.
  • Some 800 fans will also be at Edgar Street for the first time this season as a limited amount of supporters have been allowed back in.
  • Hereford- 20th- P8; W2;D3;L3
  • AFC Fylde- 2nd- W6;D3;L1.
  • Fylde haven't played for 12 days and their last game was a 3-3 draw with Bradford PA
  • Previously they beat Boston United 2-0
  • Hereford lost 5-3 at Chester on Tuesday night following a 3-3 draw with Kettering Town.