Herne Bay FC v Dover Athletic

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Date Time League Season Attendance Man of the Match
16th January 2017 7:45 pm Kent Senior Cup 2016-2017 220 Tyrone Marsh

Report

TYRONE Marsh’s second goal of the season secured Dover a place in the Kent Reliance Senior Cup quarter-finals after a 1-0 win at Ryman League, Division 1 South side Herne Bay on Monday night.

The striker’s stunning strike just before half-time saw boss Chris Kinnear’s side through and earn a home tie with Ryman League North VCD Athletic.

The clash with VCD, who ended Gillingham’s hopes in the last round following a 3-2 win, will be played on a date to be arranged.

Kinnear named a strong side for the second round tie at a bitterly cold Winch’s Field and his starting side, which was captained by Loui Fazakerley, included new loan signing Connor Essam.

The five substitutes were all Academy members.

Dover had the first attempt of the night with Jim Stevenson seeing his shot comfortably saved by Jack Delo in the eighth minute.

The hosts forced a couple of corners before Delo was called into action again to save from Marsh and Stevenson.

Joe Healy, making his first start since arriving from Maidstone United, fired well wide before seeing his header from Marsh’s cross cleared off the line.

Marsh eventually broke the deadlock five minutes before half-time, firing past Delo from distance.

Healy had a goal disallowed just after the break before Herne Bay hit the woodwork.

Marsh tested Delo twice before Academy youngster, midfielder Chris Barnard, saw his effort charged down after being put clear by Marsh.

Barnard rounded the advancing Delo with five minutes to go but a defender cleared the danger.

The last chance of the night went to Herne Bay with Mitch Walker saving a close-range header.

DOVER ATHLETIC REACTION

Herne Bay FC

1Jack Delo Goalkeeper
2Michael Turner Defender
5Ben Gorham Defender
6Liam Quinn Defender
3James Turner 14 Defender
14Izzy Adebayo 3 Midfielder
4Danny Williams Midfielder
7Danny Walder Midfielder
8Tasser Hassan Midfielder
11Kane Phillip 12 Midfielder
12Travis Jackson 11 Forward
9Ian Pulman Midfielder
10Mark Lovell Forward
 

Dover Athletic

1Private: Mitch Walker Goalkeeper
12Private: Loui Fazakerley Defender
23Jack Parkinson Defender
5Private: Connor Essam Defender
4Chris Kinnear Jnr Midfielder
20Christopher Barnard Midfielder
8Jim Stevenson Midfielder
27James Hurst Midfielder
26Joe Healy Midfielder
11Mitchell Pinnock Forward
10Tyrone Marsh Forward 44'
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Goals
0
1
Assists
0
0
Yellow Cards
0
2
Red Cards
0
0

Officials

RefereeReferee's Assistants
Paul YatesKane Dempster
Ryan Andrews

Ground

The Altira Park Stadium
Winch\'s Field, Stanley Gardens, Herne Bay CT6 5SG, United Kingdom

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