Luton v Harriers
- Kick off: 3:00pm Sat 5 Mar 11
- Venue: Kenilworth Road
- Final score:
- Luton Town 1 - 1 Kidderminster Harriers
4:51pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Final whistle It's over! Harriers once again defend excellently and take a vital point on their travels.
4:50pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Blair crosses from the right but with Lee Morris lurking at the near post, Luton clear the danger.
4:47pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Substitution Harriers change 86 mins: Jamille Matt replaces Sean Canham.
4:46pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Good work by Mike Williams.The pacey Claude Gnakpa runs at him but the defender calmly nods the ball to safety.
4:43pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Substitution Luton change 82 mins: Jake Howells is replaced by Amari Morgan-Smith.
4:40pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Matthew Barnes-Homer breaks down the right but with just Mark Albrighton to beat he tries an easy cross which Lewis takes.
4:38pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Substitution Harriers change 76 mins: Keith Briggs is replaced by Lee Morris. Harriers' captain had put in a solid shift but had been losing his temper in recent minutes.
4:36pm Sat 5 Mar 11: It has been a bit quiet for a while but Luton force a corner. Keith Keane plays it short to Fred Murray but his cross is high and wide.
4:31pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Lloyd Owusu tries a shot from distance but it's an easy one for Danny Lewis.
4:29pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Keith Keane swings in a free-kick. It comes through a ruck of players and hits a stunned Danny Lewis. Harriers clear the danger.
4:24pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Keith Keane is set up by Matthew Barnes-Homer on the edge of the box but he fires over from the edge of the box.
4:23pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Good work by Danny Lewis. He takes Keith Keane's free-kick above a ruck of players.
4:20pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Tom Shaw fouls Claude Gnakpa with a heavy challenge but avoids a booking. Instead, he gets a telling off.
4:17pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Danny Lewis hangs off his own bar to punch a hanging ball behind as Luton crank up the pressure and force two corners.
4:12pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Goal! Chris McPhee steals in at the far post to head Tom Shaw's free-kick.
3:46pm Sat 5 Mar 11: That's the break. Harriers have had some encouragement since going behind but if Luton had been clinical the score could have been worse. Saying that, at 1-0 down, Steve Burr's troops will feel they have a good chance of getting somethig from this game.
3:45pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Matthew Barnes-Homer has his tail up. He glides past Mike Williams and then hammers a lovely dipping effort over the bar.
3:45pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Harriers have a let off. Lloyd Owusu heads over the bar from a Fred Murray throw-in.
3:44pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Chris McPhee is injured in Luton's box. He seems okay to continue although it was tough tackle on him by a Luton player.
3:40pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Luton are sitting back and Harriers scent a goal. Matty Blair slips Callum Gittings down the left. He sends in a fine cross. Sean Canham's looping header hit the bar. The ref blows for a foul on the Luton defender but it's a promising sign.
3:39pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Sean Canham almost levels the score! Steve Burr has pushed up Chris McPhee and Harriers looked a more attack-minded outfit. Mark Albrighton's shot through a crowded box falls to Sean Canham, who scoops a shot onto the bar.
3:29pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Fury from the home fans turns into elation. After the ball came loose in the box, Matthew Barnes-Homer rams home a rising shot fron an acute angle. At first it seems to have been ruled out but the referee gives it.
3:27pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Callum Gittings spurns a fine chance. Matty Blair does extremely well to get into the right of the box and cross. Gittings is in the right place but plants a header into the keeper's arms from close range.
3:23pm Sat 5 Mar 11: That was close! Lloyd Owusu steals in at the near post but directd Fred Murray' low ball wide. A warning for Harriers.
3:22pm Sat 5 Mar 11: More good work by Michael Briscoe. He clears a Matthew Barnes-Homer cross for a corner, then heads Keith Keane's delivery away bravely.
3:17pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Luton win a corner. Jake Howell's delivery is pacy and it hits a surprised Matthew Barnes-Homer with his back to goal. The ball eventually comes off a Harrier for a second corner. It's another dangerous delivery but George Pilkington's off target header is cleared.
3:16pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Harriers are awarded a free-kick. Tom Shaw swings it in and at the far post, Michael Briscoe gets above Lloyd Owusu to head wide. He's actually flagged offside.
3:13pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Harriers are seeing their fair share of the ball. Claude Gnakpa breaks from deep but is tackled front behind cleanly by Keith Briggs. No foul.
3:08pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Good block by Michael Briscoe, who stands up strong as Matthew Barnes-Homer runs into the box. Good pass from Paul Carden to bypass Tom Sharpe though.
3:06pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Chris McPhee goes for goal from 20 yards and his effort is very wide.
3:06pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Lloyd Owusu's low shot is saved well by Danny Lewis. Harriers gave the ball away on the right.
3:00pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Yellow card Mark Albrighton wins the ball off Matthew Barnes-Homer but the ball breaks to Llowd Owusu, who dives like a swan without any contact. He's rightly booked.
3:00pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Luton have former Harrier Matthew Barnes-Homer up front. Harriers' preparations were disrupted as they didn't arrive until 2.15pm. The pitch here at Luton is in a terrible state too.
3:00pm Sat 5 Mar 11: Good afternoon Harriers fans! Welcome to Shuttle Online's coverage from Kenilworth Road. We're a little behind schedule because of bad traffic on the M1 but we're hear to deliver now. Steve Burr makes one change from the side which beat Wrexham, bringing in Callum Gittings for Nick Wright. The suspended Lee Vaughan starts on the bench after suspension, so Tom Sharpe keeps his place at right-back.
3:00pm Sat 5 Mar 11: SHUTTLE Online will have live match updates from Harriers' Blue Square Bet Premier clash at Luton from 3pm on Saturday.
- Luton Town
- Gary Brabin
- Claude Gnakpa
- Dan Gleason
- Fred Murray
- George Pilkington
- Jake Howells
- Keith Keane
- Lloyd Owusu
- Mark Tyler
- Matthew Barnes-Homer
- Paul Carden
- Zdenek Kroca
- Amari Morgan-Smith
- Godfrey Poku
- Kevin Pilkington
- Luke Graham
- Kidderminster Harriers
- Steve Burr
- Callum Gittings
- Chris McPhee
- Danny Lewis
- Keith Briggs
- Mark Albrighton
- Matty Blair
- Michael Briscoe
- Mike Williams
- Sean Canham
- Tom Sharpe
- Tom Shaw
- Andy Stevens
- Lee Morris
- Lee Vaughan
- Nick Wright