Darlington v Harriers
- Kick off: 7:45pm Tue 22 Feb 11
- Final score:
- Darlington 1 - 1 Kidderminster Harriers
9:38pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Final whistle That's the end! Harriers earn a point. Danny Lewis pulled off two fine saves late on to ensure it was honours even.
9:33pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Red card It's all kicking off! Jack Byrne is dismissed for a challenge on Gary Smith. Steve Burr lookms furious at the decision and remonstrates angrily with the Darlington bench.
9:30pm Tue 22 Feb 11: That was close! Mike Williams impedes Tommy Wright in the box but despite pleas for a penalty, the referee ignores it.
9:29pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Substitution Harriers change 86 mins: Jamille Matt replaces Sean Canham.
9:28pm Tue 22 Feb 11: That was close! Tommy Wright powers a downward header goalwards from Marc Bridge-Wilkinson's corner but Danny Lewis makes himself big and does well to save instinctively.
9:26pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Good work by Tom Sharpe to rescue Danny Lewis. The keeper rushed out to block Michael Smith as he drove into the box but spilled the ball. Luckily, Sharpe cleared before Smith had a chance to react.
9:23pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Superb save by Danny Lewis. Marc Bridge-Wilkinson fires in a fine 15-yard volley but Danny Lewis arcs backwards and sticks out a hand to divert it onto the upright.
9:21pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Substitution Harriers change 78 mins: Keith Briggs is replaced by Tom Shaw.
9:19pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Harriers are restored to 11 men when Jack Byrne returns to the action. He looks okay.
9:17pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Yellow card This could be bad. Jack Byrne is fouled and looks in agony. Keith Briggs is then booked for dissent as he moans to the referee.
9:15pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Chris McPhee does well to slide in and divert the ball behind for a corner as Gary Smith strode down the right. From the corner, McPhee also heads away Marc Bridge-Wilkinson's corner.
9:10pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Ian Miller whips in a cross from the right. Michael Briscoe just beats Michael Smith to the ball and diverts it behind for a corner at the near post.
9:07pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Harriers are caught on the break and it takes a desperate challenge by Michael Briscoe to deny Michael Smith as he runs goalwards with menace.
9:05pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Goal! Darlington level the scores in the 62nd minute. Gary Smith sends in a delicious cross and Michael Smith heads the ball between Danny Lewis and his right-hand post.
9:03pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Mike Williams does well to win a corner. Matty Blair's delivery is cleared to the defender but his cross is high and wide.
9:02pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Substitution Changes for both side in 58th minute: Callum Gittings replacesd Nick Wright on the wing for Harrers. Striker Tommy Wright comes on for Curtis Main for the hosts.
8:59pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Matty Blair gets his short corner back off Nick Wright and sends in a ball, which Jack Byrne heads off target at the far post.
8:55pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Jack Byrne comes close again, this time firing just wide of Sam Russell's right post.
8:54pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Jack Byrne almost doubles Harriers' lead. He starts the counter-attack by winning the ball off Jamie Chandler and then releasing Matt Blair down the right. The wide crosses and Byrne thumps a header over Sam Russell and onto the bar from 12-yards out. Unlucky that did not go in.
8:51pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Sean Canham could have added a second Harriers goal. Mike Williams delivers the ball from the left but the striker heads it at Sam Russell.
8:50pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Mike Williams makes a raid down the left and his cross is cleared wide for a throw-in.
8:48pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Sean Canham gets the second half started with a 15-yard shot easily held by Sam Russell.
8:33pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Half time That's half-time! Harriers have had to defend stoutly as Darlington laid siege to them without much success. Steve Burr's troops will have to find a way to get his team to impose themselves on the hosts because they are conceding way too much possession.
8:31pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Yellow card Mark Albrighton is booked for a late challenge on Marc Bridge-Wilkinson after being caught in possession. Darlington's 40-yard free-kick somehow evades everyone and goes out for a goal-kick.
8:29pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Harriers defending for their lives here. Keith Briggs gives the ball away in the box and the pings goalwards but much to the relief of the away fans, Danny Lewis takes it.
8:26pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Aaron Brown makes a raid down the left and sends in a low ball. Michael Smith slides in at the near post but directs it wide.
8:23pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Aman Verma finds Curtis Main in Harriers' box but the striker can't control the ball and Tom Sharpe clears. Darlington are having more of the game but at the moment their forwards are not quite firing.
8:22pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Marc Bridge-Wilkinson delivers a fine cross from the right but it's a bit too high for Michael Smith.
8:21pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Chris McPhee relieves some of the pressure by winning a corner. From Matty Blair's corner, Jack Byrne heads a far post effort wide.
8:18pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Ian Millwer whips in a nice pass from the right to Curtis Main at the near post. The striker fails to connect and Danny Lewis is grateful to take the ball.
8:16pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Darlington have stepped up the tempo. Mike Williams does well to out muscle Michael Smith and find Keith Briggs 20-yards out from the visitor's goal. Harriers under a bit of pressure.
8:15pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Harriers create a chance. Chris McPhee runs to he byline and pulls the ball back for Matty Blair but Simon Russell dives on the ball.
8:14pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Good interception by Mark Albrighton, who wins the ball cleanly from Aman Verma, who had won the ball off Jack Byrne and had strode forward with purpose.
8:10pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Danny Lewis does well to get down to palm Curtis Main's low shot behind for a corner. Good save!
8:06pm Tue 22 Feb 11: A scare for Harriers. Curtis Main squeezes throug Harriers defence and fires in a shot, which Danny Lewis reads well and blocks well. Tom Sharpe clears. A sign that Darlington can pose a threat.
7:59pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Goal! Harriers have spell of pressure which results in a peach of a strike by captain Keith Briggs. He lets-fly with a thundering left-footed effort from 25-yards that gives Sam Russell no chance as it flies into the top corner. Beautiful!
7:58pm Tue 22 Feb 11: From a Matty Blair corner, Keith Briggs' volleyed pass from the edge of the box goes wide to Nick Wright on the right and his cross is easily held by Sam Russell.
7:56pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Darlington work it well down the right but Aman Verma's pass to Curtis Main rolls out of play.
7:55pm Tue 22 Feb 11: It's a even contest so far, with Harriers standing up well to Darlington's long balls into the box.
7:50pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Harriers hit back almost immediately and Sean Canham's turns and shoots from close range but he's blocked by Adam Quinn. Harriers have a corner but Darlington defend well.
7:49pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Gary Smith tries his luck from th edge of the box but his firm effort is blocked by Keith Briggs.
7:47pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Harrier retaliate by winning a corner but keeper Sam Russell punches away Matty Blair's corner.
7:46pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Darlington attacker Gary Smith sees a low right-footed shot fly just wide of Danny Lewis' post.
7:45pm Tue 22 Feb 11: DARLINGTON boss Mark Cooper makes two changes for the side which drew with Forest Green. Jamie Chandler is in for Greg Taylor and Curtis Main replaces Chris Senior. There's also been a late change to the subs, with the injured Nathan Modest replaced by Tommy Wright. Darlington line-up (4-2-1-3): Russell (GK); Quinn (CB); Miller (CB); Main (F); M Smith (F); Verma (CM); Arnison (RB); Bridge-Wilkinson (AM); G Smith RM); Brown (LB); Chandler (DM).
7:45pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Good evening Harriers fans! Welcome to Shuttle Online's live updates from Darlington. Steve Burr makes two changes from the side which defeated Cambridge. With Lee Vaughan suspended, Tom Sharpe starts at right back. Tom Shaw drops to the bench for winger Matty Blair as Burr opts for a 4-4-2 formation.
7:45pm Tue 22 Feb 11: Shuttle Online will have live match updates from Harriers' Blue Square Bet Premier clash at Darlington (7.45pm kick-off).
- Mark Cooper
- Aaron Brown
- Adam Quinn
- Aman Verma
- Curtis Main
- Gary Smith
- Ian Miller
- Jamie Chandler
- Marc Bridge-Wilkinson
- Michael Smith
- Paul Arnison
- Sam Russell
- Chris Senior
- Danzelle St Louis-Hamilton
- John McReady
- Nathan Modest
- Phil Gray
- Kidderminster Harriers
- Steve Burr
- Chris McPhee
- Danny Lewis
- Jack Byrne
- Keith Briggs
- Mark Albrighton
- Matty Blair
- Michael Briscoe
- Mike Williams
- Nick Wright
- Sean Canham
- Tom Sharpe
- Andy Stevens
- Callum Gittings
- David Hankin
- Jamille Matt
- Tom Shaw