Wrexham v Harriers
- Kick off: 7:45pm Tue 24 Aug 10
- Venue: Racecourse
- Final score:
- Wrexham 2 - 2 Kidderminster Harriers
9:38pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Final whistle It's over! Harriers deserved a point and it could have been all three. A great comeback to inject Steve Burr's side with a lot of confidence.
9:36pm Tue 24 Aug 10: It's turning ugly here as the home fans chant 'Saunders out'. Moments before that. Michael Briscoe blocked Adrian Cieslewicz's.
9:33pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Kyle Hadley is presented a chance but is blocked by the Chris Blacburn.
9:30pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Great challenge by Mike Williams. Adrian Cieslewicz powers into tjhe right side of the box but the former Wrexham man makes a firm and clean challenge.
9:27pm Tue 24 Aug 10: A good chance falls to Jay Harris. Adrian Cieslewicz cuts in from the right and passes to the substitute but he shoots high over the bar.
9:26pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Harriers have a strong claim for a handball. Tom Shaw's long ball forward is contested in the box by Mike Williams and Christian Smith looked as though he handled the ball. The referee ignore their pleas and waves play on.
9:21pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Substitution Kyle Hadley comes on for Lee Morris. For Wrexham, Andy Morrell is replaced by Gareth Taylor.
9:19pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Good play by Harriers ended in Tom Shaw ambitiously trying to chip Scott Shearer from the edge of the box. It's flies high over the bar/
9:18pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Harriers continue to attack. Lee Morris surges forward and wins a corner. Matty Blair's delivery is doesn't beat the first man.
9:16pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Morris is a real creative force for Harriers. This time he just dinks a delicate ball into the box for Nick Wright but it's intercepted by Chris Blackburn.
9:14pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Home fans want a penalty when Mike Williams tackles Adrian Cieslewicz but the referee is having none of it and flags in favour of Harriers.
9:14pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Keith Briggs' long-range free-kick fizzes wide. Harriers are on top at the moment. That came just after a fine challenge by Declan Walker had cleared the ball off Nick Wright after Scott Shearer was stranded out of his box.
9:09pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Substitution Harriers change. Matty Blair replaces David Hankin.
9:08pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Good block by Tom Sharpe, who cuts out Dean Keates' squared ball after a fine burst into the box.
9:07pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Danny Lewis holds onto Christian Smith's firm low long range effort.
9:05pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Substitution Wrexham change. Jay Harris and Adrian Cieslewicz on for David Brown and Nathaniel Knight-Percival respectively.
9:03pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Lee Morris almost scores on the hour mark. He beats Marvin Andrew in near the half way line, runs 30 yards but his shot is well saved by Scott Shearer.
9:01pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Nick Wright's ambitious long range effort is high and wide.
8:59pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Michael Briscoe sticks out a foot to stop Nathaniel Knight-Percival in his tracks. Referee blows for a free-kick. Declan Walker's low effort is blocked by one of his own players and Harriers clear.
8:57pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Lee Morris almost gets a chance. He gets free in the box but as he goes to pull the trigger he's pulled back by Chris Blackburn. No penalty though.
8:55pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Good goal by Harriers. Lee Morris cleverly playing the big hitman down the left. He powered into the box and somehow slid the ball from an angle past keeper Scott Shearer.
8:54pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Goal! Nick Wright bags the leveller in the 52nd minute!
8:51pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Substitution Callum Gittings has to come off four minutes into the break afyer sustaining an injury while clearing the ball. He's stretchered off. Chris McPhee's on instead.
8:31pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Half time Harriers back in the game. Let's hope for more goal after the break.
8:30pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Goal! Nick Wright strikes on the stroke of half-time. He races onto Keith Briggs' through ball, holds off Chris Blackburn's and as Scott Shearer comes out, he rounds him and puts it into the back of the net.
8:26pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Once again, Harriers try to play some neat stuff but it's breakinf down on edge of box. At the other end, David Brown's fierce effort from 20-yards is well held by Danny Lewis.
8:25pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Scott Shearer tries to throw the ball out but he's impeded, legally, by Lee Morris who stands five yards in front of him. The keeper eventually gets the ball out.
8:22pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Harriers' attempt to break out goes wrong and Wrexham midfielder Chris Smith sees a low 20-yard effort go wide.
8:15pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Great block by Michael Briscoe to block Nathaniel Knight-Percival's shot in the box. It was a great right wing cross by David Brown to pick him out.
8:15pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Michael Briscoe stretches out a leg to win the ball off Andy Morrs with a great challenge on Wrexham's left flank. Good timimg, if he had got in wrong the striker would have had a free run on goal.
8:12pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Tom Shaw brings down Nathaniel Knight-Percival for a free-kick. Marvin Andrews' header from Dean Keates' delivery goes wide.
8:10pm Tue 24 Aug 10: With Callum Gittings and David Hanking pushing up, Harriers have tried to go for it but it's a bit stuttering at the moment. Still, there are goals here for them.
8:08pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Mike Williams does well to shepherd Andy Mangan as he cuts in from right. The striker's shot is taken by the keeper.
8:06pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Wrexham will offer up chances. Nick Wright steals in at the far post to meet Tom Shaw's right wing cross but Chris Blackburn tracks back to win the header.
8:05pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Harriers are seeing more of the ball as Wrexham, low on confidencde themselves after two successive defeats, go into their shell.
8:01pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Harriers are then denied a goal by their own man. Harriers won a corner and Callum Gittings' delivery isn't cleared properly. Tom Shaw prod it goalwards but Nick Wright, standing on the like hoiks up a foot and gets a touch and the linesman raises a flag for offside!
7:59pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Nick Wright is presented with a good chance when he races onto David Hankin's ball but his shot is blocked well by keeper Scott Shearer
7:57pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Harriers have had the wind knocked out of their sails and they will need to not concede any more to have a chance. Whoever scores next will be crucial.
7:53pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Andy Mangan cuts in from the right but his low shot rolls into Danny Lewis' arms.
7:51pm Tue 24 Aug 10: A strike of real quality beats Danny Lewis. A cross isn't cleared properly and Dean Keates' 20-yard volley arcs into the top right corner. A beauty but defender was poor.
7:46pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Goal! Harriers go down far too easily. A long throw-in isn't clear. Dean Keates' heads goal-wards from 10-yards out and David Brown pops up from close range with a looping back header that beats Danny Lewis.
7:45pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Harriers start under a bit of pressure, with Andy Morrell looking dangerous but break out. Nick Wright latches onto Keith Briggs' pass but keeper Scott Shearer takes his right wing cross comfortably.
7:45pm Tue 24 Aug 10: When Mike Williams' name is announced the crowd offers a ripple of applause in recognition of his efforts here.
7:45pm Tue 24 Aug 10: This will be left-back Mike Williams' first time back at the Racecourse since leaving in the summer. His brother, Marc, isn't allowed to play against the side that has loaned him to Harriers. He'll ne watching with no doubt slightly divided loyalties from the stands.
7:45pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Wrexham manager Dean Saunders makes just the one change, despite his side's 4-3 loss at Eastbourne. Declan Walker comes in at right back for Jay Harris, who is relegated to the bench. The Dragons have Scott Shearer in goal, a back four of Neil Ashton (LB), Marvin Andrews (CB), Chris Blackburn (CB) and Walker. In midfield, Nat Knight-Percival (left) and David Brown (right) are on the flanks, with former Harrier Dean Keates and Chris Smith in central midfield. Up front is the extremely dangerous looking partnership of Andys Morrell and Mangan.
7:45pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Steve Burr makes two changes from the side that lost at home to Mansfield. Lee Morris is back after coming off injured during half-time at York, replacing Chris McPhee up front. McPhee moves to the bench. With Mark Albrighton out with a hamstring problem, Tom Sharpe makes his first start at centreback.
7:45pm Tue 24 Aug 10: Good evening Harriers fans, welcome to Shuttle Online's live match updates from Wrexham versus Harriers.
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- Dean Saunders
- Andy Mangan
- Andy Morrell
- Chris Blackburn
- Christian Smith
- David Brown
- Dean Keates
- Declan Walker
- Marvin Andrews
- Nathaniel Knight-Percival
- Neil Ashton
- Scott Shearer
- Adrian Cieslewicz
- Gareth Taylor
- James Tolley
- Jay Harris
- Kevin Gall
- Kidderminster Harriers
- Steve Burr
- Callum Gittings
- Danny Lewis
- David Hankin
- Jack Byrne
- Keith Briggs
- Lee Morris
- Michael Briscoe
- Mike Williams
- Nick Wright
- Tom Sharpe
- Tom Shaw
- Aaron Griffiths
- Andy Stevens
- Chris McPhee
- Kyle Hadley
- Matty Blair