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As it happened: Eastleigh 1 Hereford 2 - Bulls hold on for famous FA Cup win


Hereford beat Eastleigh 2-1 in FA Cup Fourth Qualifying Round

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    Hereford hold on for a famous FA Cup win
  • First half goals from Mike McGrath and Garyn Preen see Hereford win 2-1, while Eastleigh had two players sent off
  • McGrath's deflected free kick in the 14th minute broke the deadlock before Eastleigh were reduced to 10 men
  • Andy Boyce saw red in the 32nd minute for being deemed the last man following his foul on Mike Symons
  • And then Hereford got the all important second goal through Preen two minutes before half time
  • However, Preen had to be stretchered off in the second half
  • Eastleigh pulled a goal back in the 78th minute through Callum Howe, but they were reduced to nine men in stoppage time when Gavin Hoyte saw red