Result - Worcester City 1 Histon 1

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90+7 mins: Full-time.

90+6 mins: SUB. Histon: Charlie Day replaces Pelayo Gomez-Pico.

90+5 mins: Still City keep pressing but Edwards scuffs the ball out of play.

90+3 mins: Tyler Weir drills the ball just wide.

89 mins: Remy Clerima denied by Sargeant. Histon almost won it there.

85 mins: Mills' free-kick hits the wall and Histon clear.

84 mins: YELLOW CARD. Histon: Gomez-Pico for foul on Brown.

79 mins: YELLOW CARD. Histon: Jorg Stadelmann booked for time wasting.

77 mins: City beginning to turn the screw.

75 mins: SUB. Histon: Grant Roberts replaces Ollie Cleaver.

73 mins: YELLOW CARD. Histon: Ollie Cleaver.

71 mins: SUB. Histon: Daniel Sparkes replaces Lewis Taafe.

69 mins: SUB. City: Simon Brown replaces Danny Carey-Bertram.

64 mins: Phil Green finds Carey-Bertram, he volleys home but is offside.

62 mins: GOAL. City: Tom Thorley scores from 12 yards.

60 mins: RED CARD. Histon: Jay Dowie brings down Mills in the box and is sent off for a second bookable offence. However, it looked like Ollie Cleaver was the offender.

56 mins: SUB. City: Phil Green replaces Stuart Whitehead.

54 mins: Whitehead holding his hamstring and can't continue. City down to 10 men.

50 mins: Edwards fires inches wide of the post for the hosts.

49 mins: Sargeant saves from Gomez-Pico on his near post.

48 mins: GOAL. Histon: Holman beats Sargeant with the spot-kick.

47 mins: YELLOW CARD. City: Ryan Clarke.

47 mins: Pelayo Gomez-Pico's shot cannons back off the bar but the rebound hits Ryan Clarke on the hand and it's a penalty.

46 mins: SUB. City: Ryan Clarke replaces Lee Ayres.

45+2 mins: Half-time.

45+1 mins: Lee Ayres deflects a shot wide for a corner which is cleared.

43 mins: Just to confirm, Symons' effort did not count despite prolonged celebrations from City.

42 mins: Mills' free-kick finds Symons and he glances a header home but is ruled offside.

39 mins: Holman's shot is blocked by Sargeant, the ball runs towards the goal-line but Stuart Whitehead and Tyler Weir clear. Did the ball cross the line? Apparently not.

36 mins: Histon player-manager David Livermore heads the ball back to Stadelmann and almost catches the keeper out.

32 mins: City playing quite well but chances sparse for both sides.

27 mins: Free-kick from Mills is punched clear by Jorg Stadelmann.

26 mins: YELLOW CARD. Histon: Jay Dowie booked for foul on Edwards.

24 mins: Carey-Bertram goes down in the area under challenge of Clerima but nothing given.

23 mins: Breeze delivers Histon corner from the right, Lewis Taffe air kicks but Jim Stevenson gets in a shot which is gathered by Sargeant.

21 mins: Deep cross from Greg Mills just evades Symons at the far post.

17 mins: Mike Symons' shot in penalty area hits Remy Clerima on the arm from point blank but there was no way he could avoid it and nothing is given.

14 mins: Jacob Rowe is down in the Histon box and having treatment. The right-back is ok to continue.

9 mins: Matt Breeze sets Dan Holman clear down the centre but he drags his shot wide.

7 mins: Matt Sargeant does well to claim the ball under pressure. Good handling from the City keeper.

5 mins: Danny Carey-Bertram's shot is cleared for a corner which comes to nothing.

2 mins: Danny Edwards' cross met by the head of Lee Ayres and into the keeper's arms.

0 mins: City kicking towards canal end in the first-half.

WELCOME to St George's Lane for tonight's Blue Square Bet North match between Worcester City and Histon.

Due to Histon being stuck in traffic, the game will now kick-off at 8.15pm.

Carl Heeley names the same side that drew 0-0 at Workington on Saturday. Ellis Deeney continues to miss out through illness.

Worcester City: Sargeant, Rowe, Weir, Thorley, Ayres, Whitehead, Mills, O'Connor, Symons, Carey-Bertram, Edwards. Subs: Taylor, Clarke, Brown, Birley, Green.

Histon: Stadelmann (c), Cleaver, Fitzsimmons, Dowie, Clerima, Livermore, Taafe, Stevenson, Holman, Gomez-Pico, Breeze. Subs: Hawkins, Sparkes, Roberts, Day, Crook.

Referee: Marvyn Amphlett (Worcestershire).

Attendance: 916.

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