Braintree v Harriers
- Kick off: 3:00pm Sat 17 Mar 12
- Final score:
- Braintree Town 1 - 4 Kidderminster Harriers
4:53pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Final whistle It's over! Harriers ended their three-game losing run in the Blue Square Bet Premier. That win will do their confidence a world of good!
4:48pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Substitution Braintree change: Appoak-Kubi replaces Ben Wright in 87th.
4:45pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Substitution Final Harriers change in 86th minute when Storer is replaced by Bradley.
4:43pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Marvin Johnson sees a firm drive fly just wide.
4:39pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Nick Wright races down the left, beats his man and fires in a shot which McDonald beats away. Rowe was in a good position and was waiting for a pass from Wright.
4:35pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Yellow card Jack Byrne is booked for a foul on Jai Reason.
4:34pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Substitution Harriers change 75: Ryan Rowe replaces Steve Guinan.
4:32pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Harriers look as though they could score more here. Steve Guinan's effort is deflected wide.
4:27pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Goal! Jack Byrne's 30-yard strike flies into back of net. Nathan McDonald flies himself at shot but it's too strong.
4:27pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Guy makes an immediate impact, with his shot blocked by Lee Vaughan for a corner. Harriers deal with Ben Wright's delivery well.
4:26pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Substitution Braintree change 67: Jamie Guy replaces Bradley Quinton to increase home side's striking options.
4:23pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Sean Marks wins a FK off Luke Jones. Ben Wright's effort is a good one but Tony Breeden is equal to it.
4:21pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Substitution Malbon has bowed out of the game impressively, because as soon as he scores, he's replaced by Nick Wright.
4:19pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Goal! Anthony Malbon makes it 3-1 with an absolute cracker. The young hitman escaped his marker on the right and then volleys a superb effort at the far post.
4:15pm Sat 17 Mar 12: There's a melee in Braintree's box and the ball looks as though it hits a home player on the hand but referee Amy Fearn misses it.
4:15pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Substitution Braintree change - Peters on for Symons
4:14pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Marvin Johnson is fouled by Pat O'Connor. The referee gives Iron man a telling off.
4:10pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Goal! Jack Byrne's sublime volley fires Harriers ahead after home defence fails to clear Dave Hankin cross.
4:07pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Substitution Referee Amy Fearn books Nicky Symons for a foul on Anthony Malbon.
4:05pm Sat 17 Mar 12: The second half gets underway.
3:49pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Half time That's the break. Harriers deserve to be level in a game where both sides are committed to attack and there's plenty of space. There promises to be more goals in second half.
3:44pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Got to say, McDonald did not cover himself in glory for Demetriou's fine long ball but that may have been the stroke of luck Harriers have needed to get back on track.
3:42pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Goal! Harriers get back on level terms Mickey Demetriou's Beckhamesque punt from the halfway is spilled by keeper Nathan McDonald and goes behind for a corner. From the set-piece, Tom Marshall thumps ball into the back of the net.
3:39pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Harriers survive a scare. Kenny Davis deliveres a low ball from the left which which rakes invitngly across the box but Sean Marks can't quite reach it.
3:37pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Luke Jones makes a fine tackle to stop Sean Marks and Jai Reason lashes the loose ball goalwards from 20-yards but Tony Breeden has it covered.
3:33pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Tony Breeden shows razor sharp reflexes to keep out Sean Marks' firm shot. With both teams going for it, this is a really entertaining clash.
3:29pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Jack Byrne has to come off with a knock to the head but he's okay to come back on.
3:28pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Braintree win a FK. Bradley Quinton's shot beats the wall but is easily taken by Tony Breeden.
3:24pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Yellow card Aswad Thomas booked for a foul on Lee Vaughan.
3:20pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Harriers are going for goals here. Marvin Johnson plays in the late arriving Lee Vaughan, whose first-time effort arcs just over the bar.
3:15pm Sat 17 Mar 12: From the corner, Tom Marshall crashes a shot through a crowded box but the keeper does well to save.
3:14pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Harriers roar back. Dave Hankin's shot is bravely blocked by Aswad Thomas. The winger crosses from the right and Jack Byrne's headed is tipped over by keeper.
3:13pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Harriers have a free-kick but Mickey Demetriou sends it high over the bar.
3:11pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Steve Guinan fires in a low shot after good work by Marvin Johnson and Dave Hankin but keeper Nathan McDonald was equal to it.
3:07pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Goal! Harriers are undone as Ben Wrigt links up well with Sean Marks, races into the box and slots a shot across Tony Breeden into the far corner. Once again Harriers go behind.
3:03pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Worry for Harriers here as Ben Wright fires a left-footed shot pass the right post.
3:00pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Braintree make one change from the side which beat Gateshead. With Britt Assombalonga, who scored five goals for the Iron, recalled by Watford, Ben Wright and Sean Marks will lead line for home side.
3:00pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Good afternoon Harriers fans, welcome to Shuttle Online's coverage of Braintree v Harriers. Steve Burr makes two changes from the side which lost at Telford. Dave Hankin makes a surprise return for Lee Hendrie after a spell out of the squad. Marvin Johnson replaces Nick Wright.
3:00pm Sat 17 Mar 12: Shuttle Online will have live match updates from Harriers' Conference Premier trip to Braintree on Saturday (3pm kick-off).
- Braintree Town
- Alan Devonshire
- Aswad Thomas
- Ben Wright
- Bradley Quinton
- Dean Wells
- Jai Reason
- Kenny Davis
- Matt Paine
- Nathan McDonald
- Nicky Symons
- Patrick O'Connor
- Sean Marks
- Adam Bailey-Dennis
- Jamie Guy
- Joel Appoak-Kubi
- Mike Green
- Ryan Peters
- Kidderminster Harriers
- Steve Burr
- Anthony Malbon
- Dave Hankin
- Jack Byrne
- Kyle Storer
- Lee Vaughan
- Luke Jones
- Marvin Johnson
- Mickey Demetriou
- Steve Guinan
- Tom Marshall
- Tony Breeden
- Dan Bradley
- Dean Lyness
- Mike Williams
- Nick Wright
- Ryan Rowe