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Leyton Orient 2-1 Hereford

Adam Boyd struck the winner from the penalty spot as Leyton Orient came from behind to defeat Hereford.

Dean Beckwith had put the Bulls ahead with a header from a Simon Johnson corner that took a slight deflection on its way past keeper Glenn Morris.

John Melligan equalised in bizarre fashion when his cross from close to the byeline eluded Darren Randolph.

Another cross from Melligan was handled by Richard Rose and Boyd held his nerve to convert from the penalty spot.


Leyton Orient: Morris, Purches, Mkandawire, Saah, Granville, Melligan, Chambers, Terry (Thornton 79), Demetriou, Boyd (Pires 88), Jarvis (Wayne Gray 69).
Subs Not Used: Jones, Palmer.

Goals: Melligan 23, Boyd 45 pen.

Hereford: Randolph, Rose, Oji, Beckwith, Threlfall, Johnson, Diagouraga, Taylor, Smith (Guinan 81), Done, Ashikodi (Hudson-Odoi 70).
Subs Not Used: Samson, Easton, Macleod.

Goals: Beckwith 14.

Att: 4,727

Ref: Andy Penn (W Midlands).




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