Vital Football

Latest Sheffield United News

Hartlepool Utd 1-2 Sheffield Utd

1 - 2
Sheffield United

Victoria Park

07/10/14; 7pm

Attendance: 1,856


Sheffield United marched into the Johnstone's Paint Trophy area quarter finals thanks to a late goal at Victoria Park to secure us a 2-1 win over league 2 strugglers Hartlepool United on Tuesday night.

Hartlepool started well but we were looking the more likely to breakthrough with Louis Reed narrowly missing the target.

Joe Baxter (30) didn't though on the half hour as he fired past Scott Flinders to make it one-nil, which was taken into the half time break.

Minutes into the second half time the home side were level though, a wicked deflection saw Iain Turner, who has barely played any first-team football in the past few years, beaten by Michael Duckworth (50) with the scores levelled up at one-one.

Diego De Girolamo and Chris Porter were both denied by a fine double save by Hartlepool 'keeper Flinders before Jamie Murphy's acrobatic effort hit the bar.

A penalty shootout was looming until Jamal Campbell-Ryce (82) marked his return to the first-team with a goal that secured us a two-one win and booked our place in Saturday lunchtimes draw for the next round.

This site is looking for contributors or bloggers, so if you're a fan that can offer us a genuine opinion we would love to share it with the masses!

To email your own unique article/blog for publishing ***CLICK HERE***

Join The Vital Debate

Writer:SUFC Admin
Date:Wednesday October 8 2014
Time: 9:55PM

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Blades
Write For Vital Blades
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Forest MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Brooks0%
Sub - Holmes0%
Sub - Donaldson0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Sheffield United Results (view all)

Sheffield United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

1.Olly from the MOD3
The Vital Football Members League