Harriers v Eastbourne
- Kick off: 3:00pm Sat 20 Nov 10
- Venue: Aggborough
- Final score:
- Kidderminster Harriers 2 - 1 Eastbourne Borough
4:40pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Final whistle It's over! Harriers make it seven unbeaten in the Blue Square Bet Premier. It was a bit nervy near the end but they held on keep pace with the sides in the play-off places.
4:38pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Harriers are under pressure as they break, Lee Vaughan was fouled. The referee blows for a drop ball that Eastbourne put behind for a throw-in.
4:37pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Lee Morris strides in from the left towards Boro's goal but he shoots into side netting.
4:36pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Yellow card Ethan Strevett is booked.
4:35pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Harriers have four minutes of time added on to survive to make it seven league games unbeaten.
4:32pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Substitution Harriers change 87 mins: Dave Hankin has had a fine game he's given an ovation when replaced by Tom Shaw.
4:29pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Yellow card Richard Pacquette elbows Danny Lewis to the ground. The keeper had taken an Eastbourne corner and the Borough hitman loses his temper.
4:23pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Chris McPhee squanders a good chance. From Gittings' ball, his free-header is saved by Rikki Banks.
4:22pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Callum Gittings goes very close! His fine effort rattles the post.
4:21pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Substitution Jamille Matt replaces Marc Williams, who is given a standing ovation for his efforts.
4:20pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Dave Hankin's pass opens up Eastbourne but it's a bit long for Lee Morris, and the keeper takes the ball.
4:17pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Substitution Eastbourne double change 72: Steve Brinkhurst and Ethen Strevett replace Darren Baker and Simon Weatherstone respectively.
4:16pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Goal! Richard Pacquette pulls a goal back. Matt Crabb delivers a corner and the former QPR man heads in at the far post.
4:14pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Chris McPhee dives at Keith Briggs' free-kick and McPhee directs his header wide.
4:12pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Dave Hankin powers down the left, beating three men and slips the ball to Lee Vaughan. Vaughan sweeps in a low cross that Marc Williams drove home.
4:12pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Goal! Marc Williams marks his final game for Harriers with a goal.
4:10pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Lee Vaughan almosgt scores...at the wrong end. His lofted 30-yard pass back has Danny Lewis scrambing out of his area to take the ball.
4:09pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Substitution Eastbourne chance 59 mins: Richard Pacquette, their six-goal top scorer, replaces Luke Rooney.
4:07pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Substitution Harriers change 63 mins: Callum Gittings replaces Matty Blair on left wing.
4:03pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Lee Morris drives forward and his shot deflects wide for a corner. Dave Hankin's corner was headed wide by Marc Williams, who gets underneath the ball.
4:02pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Jamie Taylor, from 12 yards out, fires a shot goalwards, it deflects off Matt Langston and flies over the bar.
4:00pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Yellow card Lee Vaughan's poor pass forces Keith Briggs to slide in for the ball and foul Jamie Taylor. He's booked for it.
3:58pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Harriers concede a free-kick just outside the area. The delivery beats the wall but comes off Chris McPhee, clears the ball.
3:52pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Chances at both ends inside the first two minutes of the new half. Marc Williams heads wide but feels as though he's pulled down in the box by Darren Baker. The visitors hit Harriers on the break but Danny Lewis was equal to Jamie Taylor's shot.
3:46pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Half time That's the break. Harriers have been totally dominant and playing some lovely stuff. The only worry is that they need at least another goal as Eastbourne are the division's top scorers.
3:44pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Luke Rooney has Eastbourne's best chance of the half. His low 20-yard effort was down the throat of Danny Lewis, who held it at the second asking. Luckily, there was no Borough player near to pounce.
3:43pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Lee Vaughan's defence splitting pass unleashes Lee Morris. His cross it well held by keeper Rikki Banks.
3:41pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Lovely play by Harriers. Matty Blair passes to Chris McPhee, who backheels it back into the winger's path. The wideman steers a decent rising effort just wide.
3:37pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Harriers are putting the pressure on Eastbourne, they can't get out of their half.
3:35pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Marc Williams sees a decent shot well held by Rikki Banks.
3:33pm Sat 20 Nov 10: From a Dave Hankin corner, Marc Williams heads wide.
3:31pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Eastbourne have a chance, with Simon Johnson heading wide from a Simon Weatherstone cross.
3:28pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Eastbourne's defence is a mess! A wayward cross from Mike Williams is hooked back goalwards one an away defender. Dave Hankins almost gets in on the ball before it is as cleared as far as Chris McPhee, playing against his hometown club, who fires a fine effort from edge of the box just wide.
3:27pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Jamie Taylor's long range is wide.
3:24pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Eastbourne are going for it in a gung-ho manner. Luke Rooney jinks down the left into the box but hid cross evades everyone.
3:22pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Matty Blair, on the right side of Eastbourne's box, curls in a lovely shot destined for the far corner but keeper Rikki Banks shoots out a hand to make a fine save.
3:19pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Matty Blair makes a blistering run down the left. He delivers a low ball that Lee Morris should score from but the striker tries to step over it and the chance goes begging.
3:16pm Sat 20 Nov 10: That was close! Lee Morris delivers a lovely lofted pin-point ball that Marc Williams slides into meet but puts it wide. He's ruled offside though.
3:15pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Eastbourne's back four is a little shaky. For the second they they are fortunate when Marc Williams is just a fraction offside.
3:14pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Luke Rooney's shot from edge onf the box is blocked by Tom Sharpe.
3:13pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Dave Hankin pounces on a loose pass in midfied and drives forward. He holds the ball up well and finds Lee Vaughan, who whips in a low cross that Eastbourne just clear.
3:09pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Matty Balir plays the ball to Mike Williams, who crosses. Lee Morris collects the ball neatly and with space, he swivels a fires a shot into bottom right corner.
3:08pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Goal! Lee Morris scores!
3:03pm Sat 20 Nov 10: It's pretty even at the start, both sides searching for some time on the ball. Dave Hankin had made a good run down the left before playing the ball to Matty Blair but his cross was well defended.
3:03pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Marc Williams slips the ball to Lee Morris who is a fraction off side.
3:00pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Good afternoon Harriers fans! Welcome to Shuttle Online's coverage of Harriers' Conference Premier clash against Eastbourne. Harriers boss Steve Burr has kept the same side that beat Histon 1-0 last week. That means Danny Lewis is in goal, with a back four of Lee Vaughan (RB), Tom Sharpe (CB), Michael Briscoe (CB) and Mike Williams (LB). Chris McPhee and Keith Briggs are in central midfield, with Dave Hankin on the right and Matty Blair the left. Lee Morris partners Marc Williams, in his final game for Harriers before he returns to parent club Wrexham, up front.
3:00pm Sat 20 Nov 10: Eastbourne have Rikki Banks in goal, with a back four of Darren Baker (RB), Matt Langston (CB), Ben Austin (CB) and Neil Jenkins (LB). In midfield, Borough have an experienced duo in Simon Johnson (CM) and Simon Weatherstone (CM) in central midfield. Out wide they have Carl Jenkinson (RM) and Matt Crabb (LM). Luke Rooney playing behind Jamie Taylor up front.
- Kidderminster Harriers
- Steve Burr
- Chris McPhee
- Danny Lewis
- David Hankin
- Keith Briggs
- Lee Morris
- Lee Vaughan
- Marc Williams
- Matty Blair
- Michael Briscoe
- Mike Williams
- Tom Sharpe
- Andy Stevens
- Callum Gittings
- Jamille Matt
- Nick Wright
- Tom Shaw
- Eastbourne Borough
- Garrry Wilson
- Ben Austin
- Carl Jenkinson
- Darren Baker
- Jamie Taylor
- Luke Rooney
- Matt Crabb
- Matt Langston
- Rikki Banks
- Simon Johnson
- Simon Weatherstone
- Dean Lightwood
- Ethan Strevett
- Matt Smart
- Richard Pacquette
- Steve Brinkhurst