Tamworth v Harriers
- Kick off: 3:00pm Mon 3 Jan 11
- Venue: The Lamb
- Final score:
- Tamworth FC 2 - 2 Kidderminster Harriers
4:55pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Final whistle It's over! Harriers take a point but they will be kicking themselves for the way they defended in the first half as they had the better chances. The second half could not live up to a blistering first as chances came at a premium.
4:54pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Red card Mark Albrighton is shown a second yellow card for a foul on Bakary Bojang. The defender had only picked up a first booking two minutes earlier.
4:52pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Nick Wright's shot from the edge of the box take a deflection but Ross Atkins was equal to it.
4:51pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Alex Rodman sweeps a shot just wide.
4:48pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Substitution Harriers change 87 mins: Aaron Griffiths replaces Callum Gittings.
4:45pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Harriers go very close to taking the lead. Chris McPhee teased Richard Tait and delivered a cross which Tom Marshall headed off his own bar.
4:44pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Nice run down the right by Dave Hankin. His cross is put behind for a corner by Tom Marshall. Callum Gittings short corner is easily dealt with.
4:43pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Tamworth change 82 mins: Danny Thomas is replaced by Seb Lake-Gaskin.
4:40pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Keith Briggs lets fly with a dipping 25-yard volley that flies just side of Ross Atkins' goal.
4:39pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Neither side look like scoring at the moment. Harriers have ran out of ideas.
4:37pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Yellow card Bakary Bojang is booked for a foul on Mike Williams.
4:35pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Substitution Tamworth change 74 minute: Adi Yussuf is replaced by Bakary Bojang.
4:34pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Substitution Harriers change 74 mins: Dave Hankin comes on for Matty Blair.
4:32pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Michael Briscoe stops Adi Yussuf in his tracks with a firm challenge on the edge of Harriers' box.
4:27pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Matty Blair bursts into Tamworth's box and finds Nick Wright. The striker, who has his back to goal by the near post, eventually loses out to Tom Marshall.
4:27pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Danny Lewis stoops to collect Danny Thomas' low shot.
4:26pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Nick Wright delivers a swerving right wing cross that Ross Atkins takes well.
4:23pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Substitution Harriers change 62nd min: Lee Vaughan is replaced by Mike Williams in his first start for Harriers since surgery on his foot.
4:21pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Substitution Tamworth sub 58 mins: Lambs skipper Jay Smith is replaced by former Harrier Neil MacKenzie.
4:19pm Mon 3 Jan 11: That was close! Nick Wright's lofted effort is just tipped away by Ross Atkins.
4:17pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Nick Wright drives to the line and forces a corner off Richard Tait. Michael Briscoe heads over the bar from Callum Gittings' cross.
4:16pm Mon 3 Jan 11: It's been scrappy in the first 10 minutes of the second half.
4:12pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Adi Yussuf heads over from Alex Rodman's right wing cross.
4:10pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Matty Blair drags his left foot shot wide from 20 yards out.
4:08pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Chris McPhee drives into the box but he's dispossessed by Aaron Mitchell.
3:47pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Half time That's the first half finished. It has been breathless end-to-end stuff at the Lamb. It is going to be difficult for both sides to maintain that pace in the second half.
3:46pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Yellow card Lee Vaughan is booked for a rash challenge.
3:42pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Worrying moment for Harriers when Chris McPhee needs treatment after a clash with Tom Marshall. Harriers' nine-goal top scorer is okay to continue.
3:41pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Lee Vaughan is desperately trying to make amends for his errors. The defender drives forward and fires in a shot that comes off Chris McPhee.
3:37pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Chris McPhee evades Tom Marshall but his shot from the edge of the box flies over the bar.
3:35pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Good save by Danny Lewis. Flinging himself to his right to push Danny Thomas' stinging drive behind for a corner.
3:33pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Yellow card Alex Rodman fouls Matty Blair.
3:31pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Nick Wright produces a brilliant run up the full lenght of the pitch. He shows some skill to skip past Tom Marshall but with Chris McPhee free he tries to loop the ball over keeper Ross Atkins, who takes it comfortably.
3:28pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Danny Lewis takes Adu Yussuf's weak shot.
3:26pm Mon 3 Jan 11: That was close! Chris McPhee angles in a goodm left wing cross which Tom Marshall only jusr heads over his own goal.
3:24pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Goal! If it continues like this the score could reach double figures! This time, Matty Blair taps home after good work by Chris McPhee and Callum Gittings.
3:21pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Richard Tait clears Nick Wright's looping header off the line.
3:20pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Harriers almost reply! This time, Tom Shaw's free-kick hits the wall and falls to Lee Vaughan. The defender lashes in a shot that Nick Wright controls but directs wide.
3:18pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Matty Blair has his head in his hands! Nick Wright tees up some space on the right of the box and fires in a shot. Blair steals in and the ball hits him and is diverted away from goal.
3:16pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Goal! Adi Yussuf pounces on a poor back header by Lee Vaughan. His shot hits the post before rolling over the line. What a turn around for Harriers!
3:11pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Goal! Tamworth level the scores! Adi Yussuf delivered a skidding low ball from the right wing and with Alex Rodman sliding into connect, Lee Vaughan also goes in as well and unfortunately bundles the ball into the back of the net.
3:09pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Good block by Michael Briscoe, sliding into impede Adi Yussuf's shot.
3:07pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Nick Wright almost has another. This time he drives into the box but is crowded out by a gaggle of Tamworth defenders.
3:07pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Harriers are stroking the ball around with confidence.
3:03pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Goal! Nick Wright scores! He taps in from close range after former Harriers shot-stopper Ross Atkins dived down to his right to parry Chris McPhee's low shot from the edge of the box.
3:00pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Harriers have the Tamworth trio they signed in the summer in their starting line-up. Nick Wright is handed his first start in the Blue Square Bet Premier start since October because Jamille Matt failed a test on his hamstring injury. Tom Shaw stays at left-back. Michael Briscoe plays in central defence.
3:00pm Mon 3 Jan 11: GOOD afternoon Harriers fans! Welcome to Shuttle Online's coverage from the Lamb ground today. It is very cold in Tamworth, so put your feet up and let your humble reporter keep you all informed of how Harriers are doing.
3:00pm Mon 3 Jan 11: Shuttle Online will have live updates from their Blue Square Bet Premier clash at Tamworth.
- Tamworth FC
- Des Lyttle
- Aaron Mitchell
- Abdillahie Yussuf
- Alex Rodman
- Ben Wilkinson
- Daniel Bradley
- Danny Thomas
- Jake Sheridan
- Jay Smith
- Richard Tait
- Ross Atkins
- Tom Marshall
- Bakary Bojang
- Des Lyttle
- Louis Connors
- Neil MacKenzie
- Seb Lake-Gaskin
- Kidderminster Harriers
- Steve Burr
- Callum Gittings
- Chris McPhee
- Danny Lewis
- Jack Byrne
- Keith Briggs
- Lee Vaughan
- Mark Albrighton
- Matty Blair
- Michael Briscoe
- Nick Wright
- Tom Shaw
- Aaron Griffiths
- Andy Stevens
- David Hankin
- Mike Williams
- Ollie Thorne