Match ends, Harrogate Town 2, Torquay United 1.
Harrogate Town 2-1 Torquay United
Harrogate climbed into the National League play-off places after a 2-1 win over Torquay at Wetherby Road.
Alex Bradley cut inside from the right and his deflected strike beat the goalkeeper to give Harrogate the lead in the 10th minute.
There were no other real chances in the opening 45 minutes but Town doubled their lead early in the second half when Jon Stead curled a left-footed strike into the top corner.
Jamie Reid pulled a goal back for Torquay from the penalty spot in the 68th minute after a foul in the area by Bradley.
Ben Whitfield came close to an equaliser for the Gulls in the 87th minute but his shot was just wide.
Match report supplied by PA Media.
- 14KiernanSubstituted forEmmettat 74'minutes
- 18MuldoonSubstituted forDiamondat 80'minutes
- 28Covolan Cauagnari
- 20KalalaSubstituted forKeatingat 62'minutes
- 6LewisBooked at 82mins
- 21Bansal-McNultySubstituted forKoue Niateat 62'minutes
- 25CundySubstituted forLewingtonat 62'minutes
- 5Koue Niate
- James Bell
Second Half ends, Harrogate Town 2, Torquay United 1.
Joe Lewis (Torquay United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Substitution, Harrogate Town. Jack Diamond replaces Jack Muldoon.
Substitution, Harrogate Town. Jack Emmett replaces Brendan Kiernan.
Goal! Harrogate Town 2, Torquay United 1. Jamie Reid (Torquay United) converts the penalty with a.
Substitution, Torquay United. Ruairi Keating replaces Kalvin Kalala.
Substitution, Torquay United. Jean-Yves Koue Niate replaces Amrit Bansal-McNulty.
Substitution, Torquay United. Jared Lewington replaces Robbie Cundy.
Goal! Harrogate Town 2, Torquay United 0. Jon Stead (Harrogate Town).
Second Half begins Harrogate Town 1, Torquay United 0.
First Half ends, Harrogate Town 1, Torquay United 0.
Goal! Harrogate Town 1, Torquay United 0. Alex Bradley (Harrogate Town).
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.