Hereford 2-1 Rochdale

24 April 2010 06:08
Second-half goals by Craig King and Ryan Valentine helped Hereford see off promoted Rochdale.Chris Dagnall went close for Dale early on with a fierce 30-yard volley. [LNB]But Hereford took the lead when Craig Dawson's attempted clearance from Gavin McCallum's shot was charged down by King and into the net. [LNB]Valentine made it 2-0, following up after his penalty was saved, but Dale pulled a goal back within 60 seconds through Gary Jones' header. [LNB] Predict League Two results [LNB][LNB] Live text and stats  [LNB] Saturday, 24 April 2010[LNB] Coca-Cola League Two[LNB] Home Team Score Away Team Time Hereford 2-1 Rochdale FT (HT 0-0) King 52 Valentine 61 Jones 62 Hereford 01 Bartlett 02 Green yellow card 03 Valentine 04 Rose 20 Jones 06 Lunt 07 Pugh 14 Mcquiokin 31 McCallum 22 Manset (Constantine 81) 26 King (Done 81) Substitutes 05 Lowe, 18 Edwards, 15 Gwynne, 19 Jones, 21 Weer, 23 Done, 10 Constantine Rochdale 34 Fielding 02 Wiseman 03 Kennedy 23 McArdle yellow card 26 Dawson 07 Kennedy (Toner 63) 08 Jones yellow card 10 Haworth (Higginbotham 57) 09 Dagnall 14 Obadeyi (Thompson 56) 19 O'Grady Substitutes 01 Arthur, 04 Stanton, 31 Holness, 06 Toner, 15 Thompson, 33 Taylor, 18 Higginbotham Ref: WebbAtt: 1,975 HEREFORD ROCHDALE Possession Hereford 48% Rochdale 52% Attempts on target Hereford 8 Rochdale 7 Attempts off target Hereford 5 Rochdale 4 Corners Hereford 6 Rochdale 3 Fouls Hereford 18 Rochdale 11 Final Result Full Time 90:00+4:13 The referee blows his whistle to end the game. 90:00+4:00 Thomas Kennedy produces a cross, clearance made by Marc Pugh. 90:00+0:46 The assistant referee signals for offside against Leon Constantine. Indirect free kick taken by Thomas Kennedy. 90:00+0:26 A cross is delivered by Gary Jones, save by Adam Bartlett. 89:55 Unfair challenge on Ciaran Toner by James McQuilken results in a free kick. Craig Dawson takes the free kick. 89:03 Centre by Kallum Higginbotham, clearance made by Gavin McCallum. 88:13 Matt Done decides to take the corner short. 86:58 Thomas Kennedy crosses the ball, Richard Rose manages to make a clearance. 86:43 Gary Jones takes a shot. Blocked by Darren Jones. 85:53 The ball is swung over by Ryan Valentine, Gavin McCallum takes a shot. Save by Frank Fielding. 84:44 Booking Rory McArdle is given a yellow card. 84:35 Rory McArdle gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matt Done. Matt Done takes the free kick. 83:31 The ball is delivered by Marc Pugh, Gavin McCallum produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post. 83:07 Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matt Done from the right by-line, save by Frank Fielding. 82:47 Matt Done takes a shot. Rory McArdle gets a block in. 81:45 Gavin McCallum produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target. 80:09 Substitution Leon Constantine comes on in place of Mathieu Manset. 80:09 Substitution Craig King leaves the field to be replaced by Matt Done. 80:09 The official flags Chris O'Grady offside. Adam Bartlett takes the indirect free kick. 77:45 Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Kallum Higginbotham, save by Adam Bartlett. 77:45 Booking Ryan Green is shown a yellow card. 77:38 Chris O'Grady fouled by Ryan Green, the ref awards a free kick. 77:13 Foul by Richard Rose on Chris O'Grady, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Gary Jones. 76:01 Mathieu Manset takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar. 74:52 Free kick awarded for a foul by Chris O'Grady on Darren Jones. Adam Bartlett takes the free kick. 73:51 Foul by Ryan Valentine on Joe Thompson, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Scott Wiseman. 73:18 Unfair challenge on Rory McArdle by Ryan Green results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Frank Fielding. 72:38 Foul by Gary Jones on Kenny Lunt, free kick awarded. Ryan Valentine takes the free kick. 71:40 Scott Wiseman gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marc Pugh. Adam Bartlett restarts play with the free kick. 71:02 Gavin McCallum challenges Ciaran Toner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Thomas Kennedy restarts play with the free kick. 69:47 Joe Thompson delivers the ball. 69:07 Kallum Higginbotham fouled by Gavin McCallum, the ref awards a free kick. Thomas Kennedy restarts play with the free kick. 68:23 The referee blows for offside. Direct free kick taken by Rory McArdle. 65:11 Ciaran Toner challenges James McQuilken unfairly and gives away a free kick. Darren Jones restarts play with the free kick. 64:30 Marc Pugh produces a cross. 63:47 Craig Dawson fouled by Mathieu Manset, the ref awards a free kick. Frank Fielding takes the indirect free kick. 62:59 Craig King is caught offside. Craig Dawson takes the free kick. 62:14 Substitution Ciaran Toner comes on in place of Jason Kennedy. 62:14 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mathieu Manset by Rory McArdle. Ryan Green takes the free kick. 61:08 Assist by Joe Thompson. 61:08 GOAL - Gary Jones:Hereford 2 - 1 Rochdale Gary Jones finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Hereford 2-1 Rochdale. 61:01 The ball is crossed by Joe Thompson, 60:06 GOAL - Ryan Valentine:Hereford 2 - 0 Rochdale Ryan Valentine gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Hereford 2-0 Rochdale. 58:30 Penalty taken by Ryan Valentine is saved by Frank Fielding. Hereford 1-0 Rochdale. 58:30 Corner taken right-footed by Marc Pugh from the left by-line, Foul by Kallum Higginbotham on Ryan Valentine, Penalty awarded. 58:16 Kenny Lunt takes a shot. Thomas Kennedy gets a block in. 58:03 A cross is delivered by Mathieu Manset, Rory McArdle manages to make a clearance. 57:24 Handball decision goes against Rory McArdle. Ryan Green takes the free kick. 57:04 The ball is crossed by Kallum Higginbotham, clearance made by Ryan Valentine. 56:25 Substitution Andrew Haworth leaves the field to be replaced by Kallum Higginbotham. 55:53 Substitution Joe Thompson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Temitope Obadeyi. 54:57 Andrew Haworth has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide right of the target. 54:30 Gary Jones fouled by Kenny Lunt, the ref awards a free kick. Gary Jones restarts play with the free kick. 54:14 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Temitope Obadeyi by Ryan Valentine. Indirect free kick taken by Jason Kennedy. 51:54 Gavin McCallum provided the assist for the goal. 51:54 GOAL - Craig King:Hereford 1 - 0 Rochdale Craig King scores a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Hereford 1-0 Rochdale. 50:57 Marc Pugh produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target. 49:42 Chris O'Grady is adjudged to have handled the ball. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bartlett. 48:44 Andrew Haworth takes a shot. Save made by Adam Bartlett. 47:56 Gavin McCallum produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal. 47:24 The referee gives a free kick against Marc Pugh for handball. Free kick taken by Gary Jones. 46:40 Chris Dagnall takes a shot. Save made by Adam Bartlett. 45:01 The match restarts for the second half. Half Time 45:00+1:06 The ref blows to signal half-time. 45:00+0:19 Richard Rose fouled by Chris O'Grady, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Adam Bartlett. 44:39 Free kick awarded for a foul by Darren Jones on Andrew Haworth. Thomas Kennedy takes the free kick. 41:59 Corner taken by Marc Pugh from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Jason Kennedy. 41:33 Mathieu Manset takes a shot. Blocked by Rory McArdle. 38:41 Gavin McCallum delivers the ball, Thomas Kennedy gets a block in. 37:39 The referee blows for offside against Chris Dagnall. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bartlett. 37:20 A cross is delivered by Scott Wiseman. 32:25 Temitope Obadeyi fouled by James McQuilken, the ref awards a free kick. Strike on goal comes in from Thomas Kennedy from the free kick. 31:35 Kenny Lunt concedes a free kick for a foul on Temitope Obadeyi. Direct free kick taken by Temitope Obadeyi. 31:15 Chris O'Grady fouled by Richard Rose, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Thomas Kennedy. 30:43 Corner taken left-footed by Temitope Obadeyi to the near post, clearance made by Marc Pugh. 30:17 Corner taken by Andrew Haworth from the left by-line, Richard Rose makes a clearance. 29:54 Thomas Kennedy delivers the ball, Richard Rose makes a clearance. 28:14 The ball is swung over by Ryan Green. 27:34 Chris Dagnall produces a cross, Andrew Haworth takes a shot. Save made by Adam Bartlett. 26:08 Booking The referee cautions Gary Jones for unsporting behaviour. 25:56 Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kenny Lunt by Gary Jones. Kenny Lunt restarts play with the free kick. 25:33 Foul by Rory McArdle on Ryan Green, free kick awarded. Kenny Lunt takes the direct free kick. 24:06 Mathieu Manset takes a shot. Save by Frank Fielding. 23:17 Jason Kennedy fouled by Mathieu Manset, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Wiseman takes the free kick. 22:24 Ryan Valentine fouled by Temitope Obadeyi, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Bartlett. 21:32 A cross is delivered by Temitope Obadeyi, save made by Adam Bartlett. 21:07 Corner taken by Temitope Obadeyi from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Ryan Valentine. Correction - 20:42 Chris Dagnall takes a shot. Adam Bartlett makes a save. 20:42 Chris Dagnall takes a shot. Save by Adam Bartlett. 20:27 The ball is sent over by James McQuilken, save by Frank Fielding. 19:03 Corner taken by Marc Pugh from the left by-line, clearance by Chris O'Grady. 17:55 The ball is crossed by Temitope Obadeyi, Richard Rose makes a clearance. 17:27 Unfair challenge on Chris Dagnall by Richard Rose results in a free kick. Gary Jones takes the free kick. 16:01 Mathieu Manset is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Frank Fielding. 15:10 Corner taken right-footed by Marc Pugh from the right by-line, save made by Frank Fielding. 10:51 Scott Wiseman fouled by Mathieu Manset, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Craig Dawson. 8:32 Thomas Kennedy crosses the ball, Jason Kennedy has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target. 7:33 James McQuilken gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris O'Grady. Scott Wiseman takes the direct free kick. 7:02 Mathieu Manset takes a shot. Rory McArdle gets a block in. 5:44 Andrew Haworth produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal. 0:00 The game begins. Live text and data provided by The Press Association.[LNB]

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