Vale and City share the spoils

Jamie Reed poached an equaliser two minutes from time as York came from two goals down to snatch a point in a 2-2 draw at Port Vale.

Last Updated: 17/11/12 at 19:36

Jamie Reed: Poached an equaliser two minutes from time

Jamie Reed: Poached an equaliser two minutes from time

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

The visitors were the better side in the opening stages with a ferocious shot from man of the match Reed flattening Vale defender Clayton McDonald.

Alex Rodman was also inches away from converting a Reed cross, but it was Vale who took the lead against the run of play in the 29th minute. Ryan Burge slammed in his first goal in the Football League from eight yards after Michael Ingham's fine block from Tom Pope sparked a goal-mouth scramble.

Vale scored again two minutes before the interval when Chris Smith handled Chris Shuker's shot and Jennison Myrie-Williams slammed the resulting penalty low inside Ingham's right-hand post.

But York took charge again from the start of the second period and deservedly reduced the arrears in the 67th minute. The elusive Reed played a perfect pass into the path of Alex Rodman and he made no mistake with a low finish past the onrushing Chris Neal.

And Reed levelled the scores when he prodded home from point-blank range after Smith headed the ball into his path.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

More Match Results

Saturday, 28 February 2015
15:00
Burton Alb 0-1 Newport Report
Cheltenhm 2-0 Tranmere Report
Hartlepool 1-0 AFC W'don Report
Luton 2-0 Accrington Report
Mansfield 2-1 Dag + Red Report
Morecambe 0-2 Cambridge Utd Report
Plymouth 0-2 Bury Report
Portsmth 0-0 Oxford Utd  
Shrewsbury 1-2 Northamptn Report
Southend 2-0 Carlisle Report

Footer 365

FA planning to send men's and women's GB teams to 2016 Olympics

FA are planning to send men's and women's Great Britain teams to compete in the 2016 Olympics Games in Rio.

Tottenham announce that legend and former captain Dave Mackay has died

Tottenham have announced that their former captain Dave Mackay has died. He was 80.

Liverpool boss Rodgers says Coutinho should be named top player

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers believes the form of Philippe Coutinho should make him player of the year.

Mail Box

Henderson The Best Midfielder In PL?

Jordan Henderson is named by two afternoon Mailboxers as the PL's best midfielder, while another suggests Man United are trying to emulate Barca...

Jose Settles Most Boring Team Debate...

There's lots of reaction to Chelsea and Liverpool's wins on Sunday, plus one Mailboxer asking: Who is the Premier League's best midfielder?

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company