• Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Tue 20 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Vale Park

Port Vale vs Hereford United


Team Lineups

Port Vale

12 Tomlinson
2 Yates
5 McCombe
26 Davis
7 Loft
20 Shuker
18 Morsy
14 Marshall
8 Dodds
9 Richards
17 Rigg
Substitutes
1 Martin
11 Pope
19 Williamson
22 Roe
21 James

Hereford United

28 Cornell
12 Purkiss
5 Townsend
24 Stam
2 Green
21 Barkhuizen
8 Featherstone
27 Clucas
11 Lunt
17 Colbeck
25 Elder
Substitutes
29 Hanford
10 Facey
22 Anthony
26 Peniket
34 Evans

Possession Stats

45%
55%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Port Vale

W D W D D D D D

Hereford United

D D L D D D W W
Head to Head
Hereford
1-2
Port Vale 26-Dec-2011
Port Vale
1-1
Hereford 22-Mar-2011
Hereford
1-1
Port Vale 09-Oct-2010
Port Vale
2-0
Hereford 30-Jan-2010
Hereford
2-2
Port Vale 29-Aug-2009
Port Vale
1-0
Hereford 05-Apr-1986


Live Text Commentary
92:16 +2.16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Joe Davis on Samuel Clucas. Will Evans has an effort direct from the free kick, blocked by Ben Williamson.

91:17 +1.17
 

Richard Peniket produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

90:47 +0.47
 

Short corner taken by Chris Shuker from the right by-line.

88:00
 

Foul by Adam Yates on Samuel Clucas, free kick awarded. Joe Colbeck crosses the ball in from the free kick, Sam Morsy makes a clearance.

87:05
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by John McCombe on Nathan Elder. Kenny Lunt restarts play with the free kick.

85:28
Goal
 

A cross is delivered by Tom Pope, Marc Richards finds the net with a headed goal from inside the box. Port Vale 1-0 Hereford.Tom Pope provided the assist for the goal.

83:36
Substitution
 

Chris Shuker delivers the ball, Tom Pope has a headed effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal. Tom Barkhuizen leaves the field to be replaced by Richard Peniket.

83:23
 

Will Evans challenges Paul Marshall unfairly and gives away a free kick. Paul Marshall takes the indirect free kick.

81:05
Substitution
 

Ben Williamson replaces Sean Rigg.

79:46
 

Shot from outside the box by Joe Colbeck goes wide right of the target.

78:40
 

Foul by John McCombe on Tom Barkhuizen, free kick awarded. Kenny Lunt restarts play with the free kick. Caution for John McCombe.

76:58
 

Tom Barkhuizen decides to take a short corner.

76:38
 

The ball is sent over by Ben Purkiss, Shot by Samuel Clucas. Save made by Stuart Tomlinson.

75:00
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Paul Marshall.

74:01
 

Byron Anthony gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Marc Richards. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Yates.

72:55
 

Foul by Will Evans on Paul Marshall, free kick awarded. Paul Marshall restarts play with the free kick.

71:50
 

Corner taken by Paul Marshall, Shot by Marc Richards from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

71:36
 

Sam Morsy takes a shot. Save by David Cornell.

71:14
 

Samuel Clucas concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Shuker. Adam Yates restarts play with the free kick.

69:59
Substitution
 

Tom Pope joins the action as a substitute, replacing Louis Dodds. Will Evans replaces Nicky Featherstone. Byron Anthony comes on in place of Stefan Stam.

69:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Marshall on Joe Colbeck. Samuel Clucas restarts play with the free kick.

68:28
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Marc Richards goes wide of the right-hand post.

67:16
 

Joe Colbeck takes a shot. Joe Davis gets a block in. Tom Barkhuizen takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Adam Yates manages to make a clearance.

64:55
 

Paul Marshall decides to take a short corner.

64:21
 

Corner taken left-footed by Paul Marshall, Ben Purkiss manages to make a clearance.

62:18
 

Unfair challenge on Kenny Lunt by Sam Morsy results in a free kick. Kenny Lunt restarts play with the free kick.

57:56
 

Marc Richards has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.

57:00
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Tom Barkhuizen.

56:45
 

Joe Colbeck takes a shot. Save by Stuart Tomlinson.

56:29
 

Foul by Marc Richards on Michael Townsend, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Michael Townsend.

53:21
 

Shot by Marc Richards from outside the box goes over the target.

49:39
 

Outswinging corner taken by Paul Marshall from the left by-line, Header from deep inside the area by Joe Davis goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

48:31
 

Tom Barkhuizen takes a short corner.

46:59
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Tom Barkhuizen.

46:46
 

Unfair challenge on Kenny Lunt by Sam Morsy results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Kenny Lunt.

44:02
 

Tom Barkhuizen takes a short corner.

43:10
 

Foul by Joe Colbeck on Chris Shuker, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Marshall.

42:12
 

Effort by Doug Loft from a long way out goes over the crossbar.

41:42
 

Chris Shuker takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Ben Purkiss.

38:00
 

Centre by Joe Colbeck, comfortable save by Stuart Tomlinson.

36:47
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nicky Featherstone by Joe Davis. Free kick taken by David Cornell.

34:52
 

Unfair challenge on Louis Dodds by Samuel Clucas results in a free kick. Marc Richards produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

33:59
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Marc Richards on Stefan Stam. Ryan Green restarts play with the free kick.

32:21
 

Unfair challenge on Joe Davis by Nathan Elder results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Doug Loft.

31:00
 

Shot from just outside the box by Doug Loft goes over the bar.

24:01
 

Adam Yates gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ryan Green. Free kick taken by David Cornell.

22:26
Yellow card
 

Unfair challenge on Doug Loft by Ben Purkiss results in a free kick. Stuart Tomlinson takes the indirect free kick. Ben Purkiss receives a yellow card.

21:49
 

The ball is swung over by Doug Loft, Marc Richards takes a shot. David Cornell makes a comfortable save.

18:17
 

Chris Shuker takes a shot. Save made by David Cornell. Louis Dodds takes a shot. Stefan Stam gets a block in.

17:42
 

The referee blows for offside against Nathan Elder. Free kick taken by Stuart Tomlinson.

17:18
 

Nicky Featherstone crosses the ball, save by Stuart Tomlinson.

14:43
 

Marc Richards gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Townsend. Indirect free kick taken by David Cornell.

6:29
 

The referee blows for offside against Chris Shuker. David Cornell takes the indirect free kick.

5:26
 

Effort on goal by Joe Colbeck from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

2:47
 

Chris Shuker takes a shot. Save made by David Cornell.

1:11
 

Michael Townsend challenges Chris Shuker unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Marshall.

Sky Bet League Two table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Burton Albion 46 30 94
2 Shrewsbury 46 36 89
3 Bury 46 20 85
4 Wycombe 46 22 84
5 Southend 46 16 84
6 Stevenage 46 8 72
7 Plymouth 46 18 71
8 Luton 46 10 68
9 Newport County 46 -3 65
10 Exeter 46 -4 64

Full Sky Bet League Two Table