Bunker chips in to rescue the Comrades

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Berkhamsted 2
 Hertford Town 2

Berkhamsted scored a last-minute equaliser to rescue a point against lowly Herftford Tow at Broadwater on Saturday.

Substitute Lawrence Bunker was the saviour for the Comrades – returning to action after a 20-game absence to earn the draw for his side.

Berko manager Mick Vipond recalled Carl Tasker in goal as the only change from the starting 11 that had beaten Hatfield a week previously, but the Comrades fell behind early on when Albert Adu fired home.

Berko thought they had bagged an equaliser at the Railway End, but the linesman ruled that the ball had not crossed the line and the score remained 1-0.

Tasker, meanwhile, was being kept busy in the Berko goal and he pulled off an excellent stop to deny visiting skipper Tom Wade.

Josh Chamberlain was forced off injured in the 25th minute following a reckless challenge, but the Comrades were back on level terms when Myles Stephenson scored shortly before the interval.

Hertford regained the lead through Mark Summers, but Bunker came off the bench and got on the end of a Frankie Jowle cross from the right wing to poke home for his 16th goal of the season.