Video: ‘A superb free kick’ – Martin Gray on York City’s draw with Kidderminster

‘We showed good character’ – Photograph © Ian Parker on Flickr
19 Nov 2017 @ 3.51 pm
| Sport

York City’s hard-fought draw with an in-form Kidderminster Harriers showed the team’s character.

So said City manager Martin Gray after the game.

“We’ve played against a very good, strong Kidderminster team,” he told YorkMix. “They have a style of play that does very well for them.

“Looking at the opposition’s performance today we’re delighted that we came away with a real good point.”

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Keeper one of the best

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“When we went 1-0 down it was probably their first or second shot. It’s a good finish, and we showed good character to get back in the game with a superb free kick by Jon Parkin.”

He was quick to praise goalkeeper Adam Bartlett, named man of the match by sponsors Benenden.

“He’s as important as what a centre forward is. He’s there to do that, he’s there to make saves – he did his job well.

“He’s one of the best at this level and above and he proved that today.”

National League North table

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PosTeamPldPtsGDWDLWDLWDLGFGA
1Salford City19472115228027203514
2Harrogate Town18402512425317114621
3Brackley19382011537204333515
4Blyth Spartans19361312076036044633
5Spennymoor Town1934810455225233527
6York City192968564334233327
7Bradford P A192958564334232722
8Chorley182737654413242118
9Tamworth182718375043332827
10Stockport County192687575322253628
11Curzon Ashton2025-66775321452632
12Kidderminster172416653413242726
13Alfreton Town1923-172104143163132
14Darlington2022-45784331452529
15Leamington1922-56493163332631
16AFC Telford1822-771102165042633
17Gainsborough1821-86394052342533
18Southport1921-155682443242439
19FC United of Manchester1920-962115041272837
20Nuneaton1917-1045104240362535
21Boston Utd1916-1244113331182436
22North Ferriby Utd187-351413036117944