LiveBoreham Wood 2-2 Hartlepool United RECAP: Unbeaten run continues as Pools twice come from behind

Hartlepool United stretched their unbeaten run to 13 matches despite a difficult afternoon at Boreham Wood.

Monday, 5th April 2021, 5:06 pm

Pools twice came from behind as goals from Gavan Holohan and Richie Bennett cancelled out Tyrone Marsh and Corey Whitley’s strikes as the match ended 2-2.

Dave Challinor’s side were dealt a blow early on as goalkeeper Ben Killip was forced off through injury as forward Rhys Oates went in goal, keeping a clean sheet.

Scroll down to see how events unfolded…

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Meadow Park, Boreham Wood (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Meadow Park, Boreham Wood (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

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FULL-TIME: Boreham Wood 2 (Marsh 5’, Whitley 26’) Hartlepool United 2 (Holohan 6’, Bennett 78’)

Last updated: Monday, 05 April, 2021, 17:26

  • Pools XI: Killip; Ferguson, Odusina, Liddle, Cass, Sterry; Featherstone, Shelton, Holohan; Oates, Armstrong
  • Pools subs: White, Williams, Donaldson, Molyneux, Bennett
  • Pools bookings: Armstrong (83)
  • Boreham Wood XI: Ashmore; Ilesanmi, Champion, Fyfield, Ricketts, Mafuta, Murtagh, Whitley, Smith, Tshimanga, Marsh
  • Boreham Wood subs: Huddart, Stephens, Mingoia, Rhead, McDonnell
  • Boreham Wood bookings: Ricketts (76)

Full-time: Boreham Wood 2-2 Pools

86: Ashmore denies Armstrong

Armstrong booked for a foul

Huge penalty shout for Pools!

Molyneux is taken out in the area but the referee is quick to wave away the appeals.

First change for the hosts

GOAAAALLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!! BENNETT WITH THE HEADER!!!!!!

Richie Bennett rises highest to head home from close range.

76: Ricketts is booked for a foul on Sterry

Nathan Ashmore somehow manages to claw away an effort at the far post from Holohan.

70: Second change for Pools - Luke Molyneux is on for Mark Shelton

Pools look to switch to a 4-4-2.

Pools on top but can’t find an equaliser

Current scores in the top seven

Notts County are winning 3-2 at Woking.

Wrexham and Torquay United are drawing 0-0.

Sutton United are drawing 0-0 at Solihull Moors.

Pools currently the only side trailing in the top half.

61: Ferguson shoot straight at Ashmore from the free-kick

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