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Harriers v Hyde
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- DON'T miss the action as Harriers entertain bottom side Hyde in the Blue Square Bet Premier tonight (7.45pm kick-off)
- Peter McKinney will have team news and all the drama on our live blog
- Fans who want to interact can comment as the game progresses or Twitter users can follow @PeteMc78
- James Vincent fires Harriers ahead in 15th minute
- Ryan Rowe adds a second for home side in 23rd minute
- Rowe grabs third in injury time
- Score: 3-0
It's over! Harriers were excellent in the first half but made hard work of it after the break. Still, they are unbeaten in nine games and have won three of the last four.
Phil Jeavons is booked for a terrible two footed challenge on Demetriou.
GOAL! Ryan Rowe seals victory in the 94th minute, slotting home after good work by Kyle Storer.
Blissett cleverly runs over a ball and Adam Watkins shoots wide. He deserved a goal for his efforts.
Harriers have six minutes of time added on because of Gowling's injury.
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Blissett plays Lee Vaughan into the box but keeper Firth has it covered.
Harriers are applying some pressure now but the final ball is not good enough at the moment.
Harrier carve out a chance. Lee Vaughan crosses from the right and with Ryan Rowe racing in at far post, keep Frith just gets a hand to the ball. Marvin Johnson rakes the ball across the face of goal but the danger has passed.
Final change for Harriers as Kyle Storer replaces James Vincent in the 79th minute.
It's all gone a bit bitty as Mickey Demetriou needs treatment after being barged by Andy Pearson.
Gowling is given a round of applause as he is carried off. He is replaced by Mike Williams.
Worrying for Harriers as defensive rock Josh Gowling needs treatment. The stretcher has come out.
Harriers survive a scare when Jamie Spencer is given space to shoot but Nathan Vaughan blocks.
Harriers make their first change in the 67th minute. Marvin Johnson replaces Anthony Malbon.
Harriers go close! From a good Watkins free-kick, Malbon gets a head to it but Gowling can't connect at far post.
At the other end, Ryan Crowther sees a shot blocked.
Nice interplay between Watkins and Malbon ends frustratingly when Malbon on the left curls an over ambitious effort very off target.
Mickey Demetriou is booked for a foul on Stefan Cox as he tore past the defender.
Harriers have fallen asleep and Hyde are to their credit going forward. Nathan Vaughan makes a good save to deny David Poole.
Hyde are bringing on experienced striker Phil Jeavons and Stefan Cox in the 57th minute for Callum Byrne and Tunji Moses respectively.
The ball falls to Jamie Spencer in Harriers' box but he bananas a shot well wide.
Harriers startIng to pose a threat again and Rowe drives into the box, cuts to his right and shoots across the face of the goal.
Harriers keep the ball for a spell but a Demetriou cross hits the stanction of the arena.
We're back but in the first five minutes of the half nothing has really happened.
That's the break. Harriers thoroughly deserve their lead but manager Steve Burr has been urging his players on and clearly wants them to score a boat load. Let's hope the goals for Harriers keep coming after the break.
Liam Tomsett shows if Harriers fall asleep Hyde have some fight. He battled with Dunkley and slides a shot across the face of goal. Moments later, he steers a 20-yard effort off target.
Nathan Blissett has worked his socks off but has yet to score for Harriers. He squanders a chance when Demetriou crosses from the left but the big striker heads well wide. The hitman mis-timed his leap but he's a young lad who's learning.
Anthony Malbon races onto a lovely through ball by from Demetriou but he opts to take a touch instead of a first time shot and Firth smothers the ball.
Watkins goes close again from the corner. The on-loan Luton man drills in a shot which crashed off the base of the far post.
Adam Watkins goes close! Lee Vaughan crosses from the right and the late arriving Adam Watkins heads goal wards but Ashley Frith tips it over!
Harriers are their own worst enemy and Mickey Demetriou's poor pass gives the ball to Ryan Crowther on the edge of the box, luckily Keith Briggs makes a good block. My only worry tonight is Harriers thinking this is too easy.
It was a really cool finish by Rowe, who has scored five goals in five.
GOAL! Ryan Rowe pounces on a poor pass by keeper Ashfirth, rounds the keeper and from a tight angle slides the ball home. Harriers are 2-0 up!
Harriers nearly make it 2-0. Mickey Demetriou delivers the ball from the left and Dunkley's looping far post header hits the top of the bar.
Hyde change in the 20th as Ben Dennis is replaced by Andy Pearson.
Great finish by Vincent for his first goal of the season but also lovely work by Blissett, who is improving with every game. The big striker also drove forward with intent minutes before the game.
GOAL! Nathan Blissett cushions a lovely ball into the pay of James from Vincent who from 20 yards curls a lovely shot into back of the net
Harriers as expected are seeing more of the ball. If they can piece it all together then can score goals against a porous looking Hyde defence.
Keith Briggs is shown a yellow card for a lunge on Kelvin Lomax.
Josh Gowling, who is Harriers' player of the month, sees a long ball go too far.
Harriers could have scored! Adam Watkins delivers a fine corner and at the far post and Ryan Rowe fires wide.
Nathan Blissett chases down Chey Dunkey's long ball forward. He beats Firth on edge of the box but a defender clears for a corner.
A warning sign for Harriers. Chey Dunkley slides into make a fine block on David Poole as he shoots after good work by Ryan Crowther.
Harriers seeing a lot of the ball down the right. Anthony Malbon heads the ball into the path of Lee Vaughan but as he races into the box Firth dives on the ball.
A neat move sees Lee Vaughan cross from the right but Hyde clear.
Harriers nearly pounce on a poor back pass by Ryan Crowther but with Anthony Malbon lurking, keeper Ashley Firth clears.
RT @PeteMc78: Here's team sheet for Harriers v Hyde. No changes for#KHFC but Kyle Storer is on bench as he recovers from injury http://t ...— @Dan_Machin 09 October 2012
Harriers: N Vaughan, L Vaughan, Demetriou, Vincent, Rowe, Malbon, Blissett, Briggs, Dunkley, Watkins, Gowling.
Subs: Lewis, Storer, Williams, Johnson, Peniket.
Hyde: Firth, Brizell, Lomax, Dennis, Ashworth, Moses, Poole, Tomsett, Byrne, Spencer, Crowther.
Subs: Pearson, Brown, Cox, Williams.
Referee : Adam Bromley.
Harriers are unchanged from the side which drew 1-1 with Ebbsfleet.
Kyle Storer, who has been out for a month with a knee injury, replaces Callum Gittings on the bench.
Marvin Johnson is also a substitute because Ricky Shakes is on international duty with Guayana.
Evening Harriers fans. I will be trying to keep you informed and entertained throughout the night.
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