How did the players fare in Hebburn Town's FA Vase final win over Consett?

CONSETT (5-4-1):

6 Hayes: Caught pretty much everything that came his way in the box

8 Metz: Did brilliantly to set up Pearson’s goal

6 Wilkinson: Showed plenty of commitment in his own area

5 Slocombe: Struggled to keep tabs on the lively Hebburn attack

5 Arjun Purewal: Just failed to thwart his brother when Amar scored

7 Holden: Never stopped running down the Consett left

8 ALSHABEEB: Held his nerve to claim an excellent opening goal

6 Smith: Couldn’t quite find the target with a number of shots

6 Orrell: Suffered a head injury that saw him stretchered off

6 Cornish: Helped link the Consett midfield with Pearson in attack

7 Pearson: Scored with a slick first-time finish


6 Allen (for Orrell, 28): Delivered some good balls into the box

6 Carr (for Cornish, 61): Added some trickery in the closing stages

Lawson (for Holden, 87)

(not used): Wilson (gk), Marriott, Jacab, Russell.

HEBBURN (4-2-3-1):

7 Foden: Commanded his penalty area all game

6 Groves: Was rock solid on the right of the Hebburn defence

6 Carson: Won most the challenges he was asked to make

7 Storey: Made an excellent second-half block – and lifted the trophy

5 Lough: Had to spend most of his time in a defensive role

6 Spence: Knitted things together neatly at the base of midfield

7 McKeown: Played a superb through ball for Purewal’s goal

8 Potter: Produced some excellent passes as Hebburn attacked

8 RICHARDSON: Scored one goal and set up another

7 Amar Purewal: Produced a fine finish to make it 1-1

6 Armstrong: Missed a good chance but was a threat in the box


Martin (for Purewal, 78)

(not used): Hunter (gk), Donaghy, Taylor, Hudson, Mullen, Eleftheriadis.

Man Of The Match: MICHAEL RICHARDSON – The Hebburn midfielder punched a series of holes in the Consett defence.