Bulls dump out by late U's goal

The Bulls had looked good value for a replay after holding their higher-graded opponents throughout the match but the late goal put their FA Cup hopes in tatters.

John-Joe O’Toole struck four minutes into injury time to snatch Colchester a last-gasp win over Hereford and earn them a place in the FA Cup third round.

The striker hammered the ball past keeper Adam Bartlett from 12 yards from Anthony Wordsworth’s lay-off.

It was heartbreaking for Hereford, who struck the bar through Gavin McCallum, while Darren Jones forced a fine save.

But the U’s, who saw a Kayode Odejayi effort cleared off the line, settled the tie late on to stay in the Cup.

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