Preview: Moors v Hereford

We turn our attentions to the weekend’s action with our comprehensive preview of Hereford’s National League North visit to The Brewery Field.

Spennymoor Town v Hereford
National League North
Saturday 9th September 2023, 3pm
The Brewery Field

The Opposition
Hereford head for County Durham with a sense of renewed confidence after earning a dramatic late 2-1 win over Chester at The Deva Stadium in midweek.

The Bulls looked set to suffer a fifth successive defeat when trailing 1-0 with just six minutes remaining on Tuesday before goals from Lasana Mendes and Aurio Teixeira turned the game on its head.

Boss Paul Caddis, who was appointed at the end of last season, oversaw an encouraging start when they picked up seven points from the first available 12.

Now he will be hoping that their victory at Chester can be the springboard for them to return to their best form and more positive results in the coming weeks.

Previous Meeting
Moors kicked-off last season at Edgar Street in astonishing fashion as the two sides played out a captivating 3-3 draw in the opening day sunshine.

However, the three points stayed in the North East when Hereford visited The Brewery Field for the return fixture at the end of January as Paul Blackett fired the only goal in a dramatic 1-0 win.

Team News
Mark Anderson remains sidelined with ankle ligament damage, while Michael Ledger is nursing a hamstring problem and Connor Shanks will hope to shake off a back injury in time to feature.

Match Officials
David Jones will be the man in the middle for Saturday’s big game against The Bulls and he will be assisted by Michael Burrows and Macauley Gibson.

Fans of both sides can buy their ticket in advance online if preferred, while there will also be the function to buy via card or cash directly on the turnstiles prior to kick-off.

Click here for full ticket information.

Live Streaming
It’s international weekend so there is no Saturday blackout in operation which means that the game against Hereford will be live streamed on National League TV

Fans from all across the world will be able to watch the live feed from The Brewery Field – and the best bit is that, once you sign-up and pay your money you will be financially benefitting the Club.

Click here for full information on how to access Saturday’s live stream.

Live Commentary
We’ll also be delivering our usual live audio commentary on Saturday as we continue our link-up with Durham OnAir to provide coverage on every National League North fixture, home and away.

Our live broadcast will begin at 2.50pm when Mark Simpson and Billy Shackleton will set the scene from The Brewery Field before describing all the action as it unfolds.

Click here now for more information on how to access the live commentary.

Betting Odds
Moors are rated 4/5 favourites for three points with the bookies, while visitors Hereford are out at odds of 3/1 and you can back the game ending in a draw at a price of 23/10.

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