September 28th, 2016

FT: Bromsgrove Sporting 2-0 Heath Hayes

FT: Bromsgrove Sporting 2-0 Heath Hayes FT: Bromsgrove Sporting 2-0 Heath Hayes
Bromsgrove Sporting Home Team
Heath Hayes Away Team
The Victoria Ground Kick Off: 15:00
Updated: 4:49 pm, Apr 23, 2016

Standard reporter Craig Gibbons brings you all the live action from Sporting’s final home league game of the season against Heath Hayes.


Live Coverage

  • 16:48
    And that's that! Sporting end their home campaign with a 2-0 victory over Heath Hayes. Thanks for following.
  • 16:46
    SAVE! Mark Wiggins denies Kyle Turner from close range and the following corner is cleared.
  • 16:44
    Not much happening here at the VG as Sporting are grinding out their final home league win of the season.
  • 16:37
    Entered the final 10 minutes of football at the VG. Can Sporting add any more goals to their tally?
  • 16:35
    Substitute Connor Collins stabs an outside of the boot shot wide of the mark after Aaron Roberts crossed in from the right.
  • 16:33
    Sporting trying to add their third and looking bright down the wings but Tibbetts sees a cross cleared.
  • 16:31
    Ambitious free-kick by Joe Pickering well saved by Jay.
  • 16:26


    Sean Brain comes off for Kyle Turner.
  • 16:24


    Liam Degville and Daniel Scragg come off for James Russell and Dimitri Dunkley for Heath Hayes.
  • 16:24
    Heath Hayes quiet again in this half. Looking to capitalise on mistakes at the back.
  • 16:21


    Connor Collins comes on for Luke Dugmore and makes an immediate impact but he volleys over from the edge of the area.
  • 16:19
    Poor play at the back allowed Daniel Scragg in at the back but Chris Jay stands tall to save well. A let off for Sporting!
  • 16:17
    Sean Brain again the lively threat down the left as he earns a corner.
  • 16:16


    Brendan Kelly comes on for Josh Westwood.
  • 16:13
    Despite their bright start this half, Heath Hayes have fell away following the penalty from Westwood.
  • 16:10


    GOAL!!! Josh Westwood converts the penalty.
  • 16:08
    PENALTY! Sam Wills brought down in the area.
  • 16:05
    Sean Brain almost capitalising on some slack defending by Heath Hayes but cries of a back pass are quashed by referee Neil Faunch.
  • 16:02
    Heath Hayes starting this half the more brighter as Liam Degville gets the first shot of the half but he volleys wide.
  • 16:00


    Back underway here at the Victoria Ground.
  • 15:45


    Half-time here at the Victoria Ground as Luke Dugmore's 78 second effort is enough to keep the Rouslers ahead. Sporting not really continued to push on and Heath Hayes have not really offered much up front either but they're defending well as a unit.
  • 15:43
    Luke Dugmore takes a corner for Sporting close towards the end of the first period but Heath Hayes defend well again from the poor delivery.
  • 15:40
    Five minutes remaining here at the Victoria Ground and it remains 1-0.
  • 15:38
    Heath Hayes proving to be a stubborn outfit to break down. Attendance has just been announced as 423. Cracking support in the final home game of the season.
  • 15:35
    Sean Brain continuing to push forward and he passes the ball to Will Tibbetts but he can't finish as he blazes the ball over the bar from 10 yards out.
  • 15:34
    Will Tibbetts' keeps the score at 1-0 after blocking Daniel Scragg's driven free-kick with the delicate areas.
  • 15:32
    Just gone past the half-hour mark here at the Victoria Ground and it remains 1-0 courtesy of Dugmore's 78 second strike. Sporting looking to play down the wings where they're looking fruitful.
  • 15:29
    Heath Hayes trying to make the most of some dithering at the back by Sporting but they just about manage to cope.
  • 15:23
    Sporting continue to apply the pressure and opening the Heath Hayes defence up but Josh Westwood sees a shot blocked before Luke Dugmore drags a shot wide of the mark.
  • 15:22
    Sean Brain again proving fruitful down the right and his cross is almost turned into the Heath Hayes net via a deflection but Mark Wiggins gathers and clears.
  • 15:20
    Sean Brain makes his way down the right and crosses to Josh Westwood but he can't find his feet and the ball is cleared. Moments later Will Tibbetts whips in a cross and Sean Brain glances wide.
  • 15:17
    Sporting to add their second and looking lively down both flanks but Heath Hayes are standing tall and defending well.
  • 15:15
    Sam Wills' free-kick inswings but it is punched away by Mark Wiggins and Heath Hayes clear.
  • 15:15
    Dangerous free-kick here for Sporting on the edge of the right side of the area after Dugmore is bundled over.
  • 15:12
    CLOSE! Will Tibbetts scuffs a shot and it lands at the feet of Josh Westwood who turns and shoots but it goes agonisingly over the bar.
  • 15:11
    Heath Hayes not really threatening the Sporting goal as of yet, although they do look dangerous on the break so Sporting will be wary of that threat.
  • 15:10
    Sean Brain capitalises on Alex Scott's mistake but as he bears down on goal his shot is saved by Mark Wiggins.
  • 15:08
    Games gone a little bit quiet here as we approach the 10-minute mark with Luke Dugmore's early strike separating the two sides.
  • 15:05
    Sporting a little bit careless at the back allows Heath Hayes in but desperate defending keeps it 1-0.
  • 15:03
    Wonderful counter-attack by Sporting from a Heath Hayes corner as Aaron Roberts bursts forward who finds Sam Wills but he curls a shot well over the bar.
  • 15:02
    Cracking start for the Rouslers as it only takes 78 seconds for them to take the lead. Applying early pressure and took their chance wonderfully well.
  • 15:00


    GOAL!!!!! Luke Dugmore crashes in after the ball falls to his feet from Brain's cross.
  • 15:00


    And we're off! Sporting getting the game underway.
  • 14:56
    And the teams are out preparing for KO. The final home game of the season is so close to getting underway.
  • 14:52
    Only moments away from kick-off here at the Victoria Ground. Another healthy attendance here too as always. Fantastic support.
  • 14:45
    Those are the teams for today's game. Can Sporting end the home campaign with a victory? Follow all the action here.
  • 14:43


    Mark Wiggins (GK), Harry Phillips (C), Steve Yates, Ryan Burns, Alex Scott, Chris Horton, Liam Degville, Jack Partridge, Daniel Scragg, Joe Hartshorne, Joe Pickering. SUBS: John Littler, James Russell, Dimitri Dunkley, Matthew Bickley.
  • 14:41


    Chris Jay (GK), Aaron Roberts, Jake Wilson, Craig Jones (C), Jake Willcox, Luke Dugmore, Liam Spink, Will Tibbetts, Sam Wills, Joshua Westwood, Sean Brain. SUBS: Brendan Kelly, Simon Fitter, Lucky Nwosu, Kyle Turner, Connor Collins
  • 14:20
    40 minutes away until KO here at the Victoria Ground. Team news hopefully on its way soon.
  • 14:02
    After Thursday night's disappointment at Racing Club Warwick, it would be a great afternoon for the Sporting faithful to witness a masterclass in the club's final home game of the MFL1 season. Not to mention there's a cup final held here at the Victoria Ground on May 7 where Sporting will face off against Pilkington XXX in the Smedley Crooke Memorial Charity Cup.
  • 14:00
    Here we are for Sporting's final home game of the season. The sun is shining and the sky is blue, let's hope the result is just as good as the weather. Team news to follow shortly. Keep up to date with all the action with our live feed.