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  • 10) The ball drops for Southport's Marcus Carver inside the box in a promising position but he sweeps his effort wide.
  • 21) Curtis Pond is called into action to deny Danny Lloyd's effort from 10 yards out after beating the Hereford defence.
  • 33) Andy Williams finds a gap but sees his effort saved by goalkeeper Renshaw.
  • 42) Jason Cowley has his effort saved after a corner was put back into the box.
  • Southport 0 Hereford 1
  • 43) A high cross from Paul Downing is headed back by a Southport defender towards goalkeeper Renshaw who can't stop the ball as it squirms past him.
  • 52) Babos' free-kick is left by the goalkeeper only for Cameron to almost meet it unmarked at the back post.
  • 60) Southport have been reduced to 10 men after Danny Lloyd has been involved in an off-the-ball incident which left Kyle Howkins on the floor.
  • 62) Hudson plays Cowley through on goal, the ball finds Williams but Southport are back to clear the danger.
  • 66) Curtis Pond saves from Morgan amid claims that Teixeira had been fouled in the build-up.
  • 77) Quansah drives at the Hereford defence before seeing his effort sail just over the crossbar.
  • 78) Babos finds Williams who loops his half-volley from 35 yards out towards goal which Renshaw just palms over his own crossbar.
  • 81) Alex Babos shot is palmed by goalkeeper Renshaw into the path of Phillips but with the goal at his mercy the forwards fires back at the goalkeeper who saves.
  • 82) Hudson finds the run of Phillips whose effort this time is just wide.
  • Southport 0 Hereford 2
  • 90) Babos finds the run of Phillips who cuts inside before firing home.
  • Southport 1 Hereford 2
  • 90+2) Arthur has an effort from range which is palmed by Pond into the path of Carver to pull a goal back
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  • Attendance: 1,208 (241 away)
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  • Hereford: Pond, Skinner, Hudson, Teixeira, Lyden, Downing, Babos, Cowley (Phillips 79), Williams (Rooney 79), Cameron, Howkins
  • Subs: Southern
  • Hereford make one change with Lyden in for a suspended Mendes.
  • Aurio Teixeira can play as his suspension doesn't start until next week.
  • Hereford only name three substitutes.
  • Southport: Renshaw, Thomson, Lloyd, Morgan (c), Carver, Walton, Quansah, Hmami, Arthur, Hockenhull, Philliskirk
  • Subs: Flowers, Archer, Burgess, Russ, Bennett
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  • Hereford have made the trip to Merseyside this afternoon to face Southport in their National League North fixture.
  • Hereford come into today’s game sitting 11th in the National League North and three points outside the play-off positions.
  • Paul Caddis’ side have won five, drawn three and lost eight on the road this season.
  • Southport will be looking over their shoulders and aware of possibly being dragged into a relegation battle.
  • The hosts sit in 18th position and 14 points behind Hereford. Southport have won five times at home this season, drawing two and losing nine.
  • Hereford come into today short of midfielders due to injuries and suspensions.
  • Winger Yusifu Ceesay is out with a knee injury with Topi Obadeyi could return after suffering an inflamed toe.
  • Lassana Mendes is serving the first of a four-game ban.

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