Chesterfield 4-0 Hereford

21 August 2010 07:21
A hat-trick by midfielder Danny Whitaker steered Chesterfield to a comfortable win over Hereford.Whitaker opened the scoring from the spot after keeper Adam Bartlett fouled Jack Lester. [LNB]His second was a clever finish from a Lester through ball and he scored a simple third on the hour. [LNB]Simon Ford headed the fourth from a corner to complete the demolition of a Bulls side who saw Ryan Valentine miss a penalty when the score was 2-0. [LNB][LNB]Chesterfield manager John Sheridan told BBC Radio Sheffield: "The most pleasing thing is that you come out winners with the three points.[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "Hopefully this will be a confidence builder. It's a good result. [LNB]"We had to defend at times and they were always in the game." [LNB]Hereford United manager Simon Davey told BBC Hereford & Worcester: "Their finishing was better than ours, and their defending was better than ours.[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "I've look at our games over the last couple of weeks and defensively we've been sound and the back four have looked really strong. [LNB]"But today we've been at sixes and sevens. We didn't defend well enough." [LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Saturday, 21 August 2010[LNB] Npower League Two[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Chesterfield 4-0 Hereford FT (HT 2-0) Whitaker (pen) 9 Whitaker 33 Whitaker 60 Ford 63 Chesterfield 01 Lee yellow card 06 Ford 12 Griffiths 16 Breckin 23 Hunt 07 Allott (Niven 75) 10 Whitaker 11 Mattis 14 Lester (Bowery 67) 17 D Morgan (Boden 78) 25 Talbot Substitutes 26 Redmond, 08 Niven, 20 Gray, 24 Clay, 27 Darwikwa, 19 Boden, 21 Bowery Hereford 01 Bartlett 02 Green 03 Valentine 04 Kovacs 05 Townsend yellow card 14 McQuilkin (Malsom 77) 16 Lunt 17 Colbeck 07 Fleetwood 09 Manset yellow card 10 Canham yellow card (Stratford 67) Substitutes 12 Connor, 06 Rose, 18 Kanoute, 08 Stratford, 15 Gwynne, 21 Weir, 11 Malsom Ref: Mark BrownAtt: 4,970 CHESTERFIELD HEREFORD Possession Chesterfield 50% Hereford 50% Attempts on target Chesterfield 9 Hereford 2 Attempts off target Chesterfield 4 Hereford 6 Corners Chesterfield 8 Hereford 8 Fouls Chesterfield 18 Hereford 9 Final Result Full Time 90:00+4:10 The game is over, as the referee blows his whistle. 90:00+3:15 Short corner taken by Danny Whitaker from the right by-line. 90:00+2:56 Danny Whitaker takes a shot. Save made by Adam Bartlett. 89:59 Effort from outside the area by Derek Niven goes wide right of the goal. 88:39 The official flags Stuart Fleetwood offside. Free kick taken by Ian Breckin. 82:29 Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Griffiths on Stuart Fleetwood. Free kick taken by Kenny Lunt. 81:02 Foul by Joe Colbeck on Danny Whitaker, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Danny Whitaker. 80:29 Jordan Bowery takes a shot. Save by Adam Bartlett. 78:35 Dwayne Mattis challenges Joe Colbeck unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Kenny Lunt. 78:15 Free kick awarded for a foul by Scott Boden on Michael Townsend. Direct free kick taken by Adam Bartlett. 76:13 Tommy Lee takes the direct free kick. 76:13 Substitution Scott Boden is brought on as a substitute for Dean Morgan. 76:13 Substitution James McQuilkin leaves the field to be replaced by Sam Malsom. 76:13 Booking Mathieu Manset goes into the referee's book. 75:37 Unfair challenge on Simon Ford by Mathieu Manset results in a free kick. 74:01 Substitution Derek Niven joins the action as a substitute, replacing Mark Allott. 73:38 The ball is swung over by Scott Griffiths, Dwayne Mattis takes a shot. Save by Adam Bartlett. 72:15 Joe Colbeck takes a shot from 35 yards and went wide of the left-hand upright. 71:38 A cross is delivered by Jordan Bowery, Shot from deep inside the area by Dwayne Mattis clears the crossbar. 70:27 Corner taken by James McQuilkin played to the near post, Drew Talbot manages to make a clearance. 68:27 Foul by Simon Ford on Mathieu Manset, free kick awarded. Ryan Green takes the direct free kick. 66:39 Substitution Daniel Stratford comes on in place of Sean Canham. 66:08 Substitution Jordan Bowery replaces Jack Lester. 65:19 Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Danny Whitaker from the left by-line, Ryan Green manages to make a clearance. 63:15 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Drew Talbot by Stuart Fleetwood. Danny Whitaker takes the free kick. 62:05 Danny Whitaker provided the assist for the goal. 62:05 GOAL - Simon Ford:Chesterfield 4 - 0 Hereford Simon Ford scores a headed goal from deep inside the penalty area. Chesterfield 4-0 Hereford. 61:08 Danny Whitaker produces a cross, 59:11 The assist for the goal came from Jack Lester. 59:11 GOAL - Danny Whitaker:Chesterfield 3 - 0 Hereford Danny Whitaker fires in a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Chesterfield 3-0 Hereford. 58:15 Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Green on Dean Morgan. Scott Griffiths takes the direct free kick. 57:43 James McQuilkin takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Dwayne Mattis. 57:30 Scott Griffiths crosses the ball, save by Adam Bartlett. 55:47 A cross is delivered by Kenny Lunt, Stuart Fleetwood has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target. 55:05 Foul by Ian Breckin on Sean Canham, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Ryan Valentine, Tommy Lee makes a save. 54:38 Mathieu Manset sends in a cross, save by Tommy Lee. 53:04 Free kick awarded for a foul by Jack Hunt on Mathieu Manset. A cross is delivered by James McQuilkin, Janos Kovacs has a header from close range and clears the crossbar. 52:39 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Townsend by Jack Lester. Michael Townsend takes the direct free kick. 50:28 Corner taken right-footed by James McQuilkin from the left by-line, Janos Kovacs takes a shot. Clearance by Scott Griffiths. 50:28 Power penalty taken by Ryan Valentine saved by Tommy Lee. Chesterfield 2-0 Hereford. 49:07 Booking Tommy Lee receives a caution. 48:57 Mathieu Manset fouled by Tommy Lee, the ref awards a Penalty. 47:52 Foul by Jack Lester on Michael Townsend, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Adam Bartlett. 46:42 Jack Lester concedes a free kick for a foul on James McQuilkin. Free kick taken by Janos Kovacs. 45:09 The offside flag is raised against Dean Morgan. Adam Bartlett takes the indirect free kick. 45:01 The referee gets the second half underway. Half Time 45:00+1:15 The first half comes to an end. 44:36 Simon Ford restarts play with the free kick. 44:36 Booking The referee cautions Michael Townsend for unsporting behaviour. 44:15 Unfair challenge on Jack Lester by Michael Townsend results in a free kick. 41:26 Stuart Fleetwood takes a shot. 38:57 Michael Townsend concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Lester. Free kick taken by Dean Morgan. Dean Morgan takes a shot. Blocked by Janos Kovacs. Inswinging corner taken by Danny Whitaker from the left by-line, Michael Townsend makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Danny Whitaker from the left by-line to the near post, Ryan Green manages to make a clearance. 38:07 Sean Canham concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Hunt. Ian Breckin takes the direct free kick. 35:47 Danny Whitaker takes a short corner. Mark Allott produces a right-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the bar. 34:44 Dwayne Mattis gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stuart Fleetwood. Direct free kick taken by James McQuilkin. The official flags Mathieu Manset offside. Indirect free kick taken by Simon Ford. 32:54 Jack Lester provided the assist for the goal. 32:54 GOAL - Danny Whitaker:Chesterfield 2 - 0 Hereford Danny Whitaker fires in a goal from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Chesterfield 2-0 Hereford. 30:52 Foul by Dwayne Mattis on James McQuilkin, free kick awarded. James McQuilkin restarts play with the free kick. Unfair challenge on Mathieu Manset by Simon Ford results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by James McQuilkin, Ian Breckin makes a clearance. The offside flag is raised against Mathieu Manset. Tommy Lee takes the free kick. 29:30 Dwayne Mattis gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James McQuilkin. James McQuilkin restarts play with the free kick. 28:00 Dean Morgan produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post. 24:40 The referee blows for offside. Adam Bartlett restarts play with the free kick. 23:00 Corner from the right by-line taken by James McQuilkin, Simon Ford manages to make a clearance. 22:15 Short corner taken by Danny Whitaker. 21:55 Jack Hunt produces a cross, Jack Lester takes a shot. Adam Bartlett makes a save. 21:22 Jack Hunt fouled by Mathieu Manset, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ian Breckin. 19:22 Ian Breckin concedes a free kick for a foul on Mathieu Manset. The free kick is delivered right-footed by James McQuilkin from right channel. The referee blows for offside. Tommy Lee takes the indirect free kick. 17:52 James McQuilkin produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar. 16:29 The referee blows for offside against Stuart Fleetwood. Indirect free kick taken by Tommy Lee. 13:24 The ball is crossed by Joe Colbeck, Mathieu Manset takes a shot. Save by Tommy Lee. James McQuilkin takes the inswinging corner, save by Tommy Lee. Corner taken right-footed by James McQuilkin from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Jack Hunt. 12:33 Scott Griffiths crosses the ball, clearance by Janos Kovacs. 8:40 GOAL - Danny Whitaker:Chesterfield 1 - 0 Hereford Danny Whitaker scores a placed penalty. Chesterfield 1-0 Hereford. Correction - 7:58 Booking Sean Canham receives a yellow card. 7:58 Booking Adam Bartlett booked. Correction - 6:41 The ball is swung over by Jack Lester, Danny Whitaker takes a shot. Save made by Adam Bartlett. Outswinging corner taken by Danny Whitaker, Adam Bartlett gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Jack Lester. 6:41 Jack Lester delivers the ball, Danny Whitaker takes a shot. Adam Bartlett makes a save. Danny Whitaker takes the outswinging corner, Adam Bartlett challenges Jack Lester unfairly and gives away a Penalty. 5:40 Jack Lester concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Townsend. Adam Bartlett takes the free kick. 3:42 Corner taken right-footed by James McQuilkin from the right by-line, clearance made by Simon Ford. 2:52 Jack Lester gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Townsend. Adam Bartlett takes the direct free kick. 1:52 James McQuilkin takes a outswinging corner to the near post, Shot from deep inside the area by Janos Kovacs goes over the bar. 0:11 Danny Whitaker concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Green. Adam Bartlett takes the direct free kick. 0:00 The match has kicked off. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]

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