Hertford Town vs Bedford FC

Score: 5 - 2

Match Report

The match in tweets (unless specified, these are from the Hertford Town Twitter account):

@chsingthedragon: Impeccably observed silence at @HertfordTownFC v @bedford_fc in honour of @WorthingUtdFC players @MercSport

Worthing Silence

25 seconds. A booking for Louis Rose.

9. Great flick by Anstead, Leigh Rose turns well on edge of box, left foot shot cannons off the post.

28. King corner not cleared. Smith shot is goal bound but inadvertently blocked by Leigh Rose.

35. GOAL. Hertford 1 Bedford 0. King with a free kick lay off, Leigh Rose rifles home from 25 yards.

38. GOAL. Hertford 2 Bedford 0. Through ball coolly finished by Louis Rose.

43. Goal. Hertford 2 Bedford 1. Short from distance sneaks in near post.

44. GOAL. Hertford 3 Bedford 1. Another King corner causes problems, drops to Louis Rose, buries it.

Half time. Hertford 3 Bedford 1.

57. Fraser goes close, shot blocked. From resulting King corner, Leigh Rose overhead kick saved.

59. GOAL. Hertford 4 Bedford 1. Louis Rose with the through ball, Leigh Rose turns and scores from edge of box.

Sub on 63 mins. Clemo on for Dajour.

Second sub on 68 mins. Lawton on for super Kards.

Final sub on 74 mins. Elliott King off. TJ comes on for his 100th Blues appearance.

76. Adam Lawton finishes well, lino says offside, Ron Penn behind lino says not offside.

78. GOAL. Hertford 5 Bedford 1. Through ball, Bedford defence stops as Blues player offside, Leigh Rose not offside scores. TJ with assist.

81. Good move by Bedford, shot superbly blocked by Bradley.

90. Quality cross field through ball by Anstead, Leigh Rose denied by great save.

93. Anstead with a speculative effort just wide. Now off the pitch. Down to 10 men.

94. Goal. Hertford 5 Bedford 2.

FULL TIME. Hertford 5 Bedford 2. Come on the Blues.

@InstonesBelly: To paraphrase George Jones (or Elvis Costello) – It was a good night for the Roses!

@ukracingblue: A good year for the Roses #elviscostello

@TylerJuddHath: Went to watch @HertfordTownFC tonight. Their fans are brilliant. Must be a pleasure to play for. @HTFCsupporters keep it up.

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Photos © 2015 Ian Bush


Harry Ricketts
Anthony Anstead
Kardan CampbellYellow Card
Dajour Buffonge
Bradley Fraser
Louis RoseGoalGoalAssistYellow Card
Leigh RoseGoalGoalGoal
Elliott KingAssist
Jordon WatsonAssist
Charlie K Smith
Antonio Fusco


Tegana James (TJ)AssistSub
Jason Brown
Adam LawtonSub
George Laffar
Ross ClemoSub