Match ends, Maidstone United 1, Hartlepool United 1.
Maidstone United 1-1 Hartlepool United
Liam Noble scored on his debut as Hartlepool secured a draw with Maidstone in Matthew Bates' first game in permanent charge.
Blair Turgott fired Maidstone in front from the penalty spot after Oliver Muldoon was brought down in the box.
But Pools responded immediately through former Notts County and Forest Green midfielder Noble, who stroked a cutback beyond Lee Worgan.
Scott Loach ensured the visitors took a point home with a double save late on from Jack Paxman and Nana Ofori-Twumasi.
Match report supplied by the Press Association.
- 5De Havilland
- 21MuldoonSubstituted forWynterat 90+1'minutes
- 22PhillipsSubstituted forPaxmanat 62'minutes
- 9QuigleySubstituted forMullingsat 69'minutes
- 16FeatherstoneSubstituted forNewtonat 88'minutes
- 10MuirSubstituted forHawkesat 69'minutes
- 33JamesSubstituted forDinangaat 80'minutes
- 9CassidyBooked at 24mins
- Alan Dale
Second Half ends, Maidstone United 1, Hartlepool United 1.
Substitution, Maidstone United. Jordan Wynter replaces Oliver Muldoon.
Substitution, Hartlepool United. Conor Newton replaces Nicky Featherstone.
Substitution, Hartlepool United. Marcus Dinanga replaces Luke James.
Substitution, Maidstone United. Shamir Mullings replaces Joe Quigley.
Substitution, Hartlepool United. Josh Hawkes replaces Niko Muir.
Substitution, Maidstone United. Jack Paxman replaces Michael Phillips.
Second Half begins Maidstone United 1, Hartlepool United 1.
First Half ends, Maidstone United 1, Hartlepool United 1.
Goal! Maidstone United 1, Hartlepool United 1. Liam Noble (Hartlepool United).
Goal! Maidstone United 1, Hartlepool United 0. Blair Turgott (Maidstone United) converts the penalty with a.
Jake Cassidy (Hartlepool United) is shown the yellow card.
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.