SLIDESHOW: Action replay from Hartlepool’s 1-0 win over Wimbledon

RYAN Bird was the hero as Hartlepool United beat Wimbledon by a single goal at Victoria Park to claw the gap to safety back to six points.

The on-loan Cambridge United star scored on his debut to seal a crucial win for Ronnie Moore’s side.

Ryan Bird celebrates his goal for Hartlepool during their 1-0 victory against AFC Wimbledon.  Picture by FRANK REID

Ryan Bird celebrates his goal for Hartlepool during their 1-0 victory against AFC Wimbledon. Picture by FRANK REID

Enjoy all the action with our action replay picture gallery.

Mail photographer Frank Reid was behind the camera.