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Hereford Lads Club v Lydney minute by minute updates

By Ben Goddard

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    HIGHLIGHTS
  • Hereford Lads Club 1 Lydney 0
  • 29) First Hockey sees his effort rattle the post but from the rebound James Hancocks follows it up and scores.
  • Hereford Lads Club 2 Lydney 0
  • 38) James Hancocks with a goal to remember turning to make space and then sending his effort in off the post.
  • Hereford Lads Club 2 Lydney 1
  • 40) A free-kick is met by Morgan Pratt who sends a powerful header into the net.
  • Hereford Lads Club 3 Lydney 1
  • 54) Levi Ellis finds the top corner of the net from outside the box at an angle. Some strike.
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  • ROLLING MATCH REPORT
  • The vocal point of the early Lads Club attack was Adam Hockey who saw his first effort saved and second deflected wide.
  • Levi Ellis was next to have an opportunity but sent his volley over.
  • At the other end Lewis Thompson saw an effort deflected wide for Lydney.
  • Hockey did have the goalkeeper beaten on 19 minutes but not defender Liam Shepherd who cleared off the line.
  • Goalkeeper Richard Thomas was next to deny Hockey with a fine save after the forward's effort from outside the box looked destined for the goal.
  • Liam Jones went even closer on 27 minutes seeing his effort looped onto the crossbar.
  • The opening game came after 29 minutes when Hockey fired his effort against the post only for James Hancocks to score the rebound.
  • Nine minutes later Hancocks struck again turning to create space before sending his effort in off the post.
  • However, Lydney pulled a goal back on 40 minutes with Morgan Pratt heading a free-kick home.
  • Just 26 seconds into the second half Lads Club could have restored their two-goal lead with Ellis running through but firing over.
  • At the other end Lydney could have been level after Bell palmed a dangerous cross down to Lewis Thompson who beat the goalkeeper with his effort but not Jamie Cuthbertson who cleared off the line.
  • Moments later Hancocks could have had his hat-trick but saw his effort from outside the box sneak just wide.
  • The finer moments of the tie could not have been more relevant on the 54th minute.
  • At one end Lads Club goalkeeper Steve Bell denied Thompson who was through on goal.
  • Seconds later at the other end Levi Ellis found the top corner of the net from outside the box with his strike.
  • With a rare chance on 69 minutes Thompson hit the post for Lydney before Liam Jones cleared the rebound.
  • Moments later as the visitors put more pressure on Jamie Addis saw his header cannon off the crossbar.
  • In injury time Tom Dawson was given a straight red for a high tackle.
  • Moments later Bell made a save before Cuthbertson cleared the rebound off the line.
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  • SCORES
  • Westfields 2 (Josh Hunt p, Richard Greaves, Harrison Summers) Cribbs 1
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  • HEREFORD Lads Club face Lydney in the Hellenic Premier tonight.
  • Lads club sat in 11th coming into tonight while Lydney are in 19th.
  • However, Lydney did beat Lads Club 3-1 earlier this season and held Malvern to a 1-1 draw at the weekend.
  • Meanwhile, across the alleyway Cribbs are in second with just two defeats from 15 games and 11 wins.
  • Westfields are in 8th and nine points behind their visitors this evening.