HARRIERS V YORK
- Kick off: 7:45pm Mon 22 Mar 10
- Venue: Aggborough
- Final score:
- Kidderminster Harriers 0 - 1 York City
9:38pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Final whistle It's over! A harsh result on Harriers, who could have won the game if not for the heroics of Michael Ingham. This results all but kills off their play-off hopes though. Even with games in hand they're 15 points behind York now.
9:33pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Robbie Matthews sees a free-kick deflect wide for a corner. Marc Goodfellow's delivery causes chaos and eventually Jack Byrne fires a header goalwards but Michael Ingham stretches to it.
9:29pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Ingham foils Harriers again. This time Adam Boyes cushions a header to Marc Goodfellow on edge of his box. He hits a sweet volley but the keeper dives to his left the punch it away. Incredible
9:27pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Robbie Matthews comes close. He slides in at the far post to meet Marc Goodfellow's free-kick. The ball comes off Michael Rankine and the danger passes.
9:21pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Substitution Two substitutions. Adam Boyes faces his old side when he replaces Darryl Knights. For York, Michael Rankine replaces Michael Gash.
9:20pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Chris McPhee is denied by Ingham again. This time he's found by Lee Bakers, turns smartly but his low effort is smothered by Ingham.
9:18pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Substitution York substitute: Courtney Pitt is replaced by Adam Smith.
9:16pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Ingham keeps Harriers a bay moments later. This time Chris McPhee drives to the edge of the box, swaps passes and breaks unto the area. He fires in a right-foot shot that the keeper tips over.
9:15pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Harriers have pushing now. Lee Baker's free-kick just outside the box hits the wall. Moments later Marc Goodfellow lashes in a first-time low drive that Michael Ingham saves.
9:09pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Goal! Neil Barrett scores a lovely goal. He swivels a hooks a close range shot beyond Ross Atkins.
9:08pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Substitution Double substitution for Harriers. Dean Bennett comes off for Jack Byrne, while Marc Goodfellow replaces James Lawrie.
9:04pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Robbie Matthews does well to hold off a defender and meet Lee Baker's deep free-kick but he heads it straight at the keeper.
9:02pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Harriers still on top without really threatening. This time Lee Baker's cross is met by Darryl Knights but his head goes across goal.
8:53pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Ross Atkins pulls off a fine save.. Richard Brodie's low cross is missed in the box by Michael Gash, who slipped in the box. The ball rolls to Paul Harsley but Atkins is equal to his effort and pushs it away.
8:52pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Brian Smikle powers down the left wing. His shot is off target but Michael Ingham pushes it behind for a corner.
8:31pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Half time That's the break. Harriers have edged a poor game.
8:31pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Harriers concede a corner just before half-time. Courtney Pitt's ball is punched away.
8:23pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Harriers come close again. From Darryl Knight's corner Tom Sharpe gets free and gets good contact but his header skims wide.
8:20pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Richard Brodie is terribly out of form at the minute. York's top scorer had a sight of goal and sliced it horribly wide for a throw-in.
8:19pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Harriers are in the ascendancy wirhout looking really dangerous. This time Chris McPhee sees a 30-yard effort fly over the bar.
8:16pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Robbie Matthews comes close. This time Lee Baker's cross evades everyone. Matthews sneaks in behind James Meredith at the far post and sidefoots just wide at the far post.
8:15pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Lee Baker is on a personal mission to win this game. He sees a strong cross punched away by York's keeper. Moments later he delivers another decent ball but James Lawrie, sandwiched by two defenders, glances a header off target.
8:11pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Lee Baker is the one player on the pitch trying to make things happen. Darryl Knights finds him free on the left and drives forward and lashes a shot that flies across the face of goal.
8:09pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Neil Barrett shoots wide from 20-yards out. Sums up a dull game so far.
8:08pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Darryl Knights is clipped by James Meredith as he scoots free. The York is told off and Harriers have a free-kick. Duane Courtney's effort is easily taken by keeper Michael Ingham.
8:04pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Chris McPhee clears the ball behind after a York corner is stabbed goalwards.
8:01pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Lee Baker leaves right back Ben Purkiss for dead and cuts into the box. He could cross but instead goes for goal and his shot goes behind off the keeper.
8:00pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Ross Atkins, who has just extended his loan until end of the season, scuffs a simple clearance. Richard Brodie almost gets on it but the keeper recovers and kicks it out.
7:56pm Mon 22 Mar 10: York force two corners. The first, taken by Neil Barrettm is whipped in with real pace and it comes off a Harriers defender's head. From the other end, Courtney Pitt's delivery is good but Harriers eventually clear.
7:53pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Richard Brodie leaps to meet Paul Harsley's cross but it skims off his head and goes out for a throw-in.
7:48pm Mon 22 Mar 10: It's pretty quiet so far. Neither side has got a hold on midfield.
7:47pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Martin Foyle makes no changes from the team that defeated Mansfield last week. Michael Ingham is in goal, with Luke Graham and Djoumin Sangare centrebacks, James Meredith left-back and Ben Purkiss right-back. In midfield, they have Neil Barrett and Jamie Clarke in the central postitions of the four, with Courtney Pitt and Paul Harsley on the wings. Up front, York have top scorer Richard Brodie and Michael Gash.
7:45pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Harriers win a free-kick from the kick-off. It's 20-yards out and Lee Baker's low efforts hits one end of the wall.
7:45pm Mon 22 Mar 10: Good evening Harriers fans! Welcome to Shuttle Online's coverage of the Blue Square Premier clash at Aggborough. Steve Burr keeps faith with the side that drew 0-0 at Stevenage in the FA Trophy. The only changes are on the bench, where Marc Goodfellow and Jack Byrne are reinstated.
- Kidderminster Harriers
- Steve Burr
- Chris McPhee
- Tom Sharpe
- Jack Byrne
- York City
- Gary Mills
- Djoumin Sangare
- James Meredith
- Michael Gash
- Neil Barrett
- Richard Brodie
- David McGurk
- Michael Rankine