Last Updated: 05/01/13 5:06pm
Late corner for Hastings as Whitehead is tackled by Williams. Carey takes, it comes for Ellis but he fires over.
GOAL - BRADLEY GOLDBERG - What a reply from Hastings as they attack straight from kick-off and Goldberg lashes it into the top corner from 25-yards, great strike.
GOAL - MEROUANE ZEMMAMA - Zemmama gets his second as his shot is deflected from the edge of the box leaving O'Brien helpless.
What a save from Steele as he tips Carey's shot on to the post. Corner comes in but Bailey is fouled by Ray.
Boro continuing to push and they win a corner, taken to Smallwood but his cross is poor and out for a goal-kick.
Great save from O'Brien from Halliday as he should have added his second as Parnaby's cross was not cleared.
GOAL - ANDY HALLIDAY - Hastings fail to deal with the corner, it comes to Halliday who fires into the roof of the net from five-yards.
Half-time whistle goes and Boro lead, but Hastings have created a couple of chances and the dream is not over just yet.
Miller feeds Zemmama and he looks to curl another into the corner but this is just wide of O'Brien's post.
Halliday gives away the ball and Goldberg breaks down the right, he feeds Camara and his cross is deflected towards goal by Halliday and Steele has to make a diving save to prevent an own goal. Corner is poor and Smallwood clear.
Another good challenge from Ray denies Miller, that allows Dixon to break and he looks for run of Camara - but he fails to control it and chance is gone.
Goldberg looks to break Boro offside trap and he is through on goal but flag is up as he rounds Steele and taps it home. Hastings denied leveller.
Lee Carey puts the ball into the box, and it comes for Crelin whose goalbound effort is blocked by Thomson. Corner comes and Steele clears.
Dixon makes a charge from midfield, he looks for a shot but good challenge from Rhys Williams - Boro counter and Miller is away and clear, but he dallies on the ball and Ray makes a brilliant late tackle to deny him.
Some nice football from Hastings as Camara wins ball off Thomson and looks to break. Goldberg gets the ball and wins first corner of the game for Hastings, which brings a huge cheer from the away following. Comes in, but it is poor and Reach clears.
Good work by Vickers again, this time defending as Williams looked to beat him down the line but he wins the ball and also a free-kick.
Hastings struggling to get out of their own half. Luke Williams goes for goal, but O'Brien sees it behind.
Miller, who is being booed whenever he touches the ball by the away fans, tees up Smallwood but he fires well over the bar. Boro domination continuing.
Another good run from Reach, this time he beats a couple of challenges before breaking into the box but his shot is across O'Brien and he takes it well.
GOAL - MEROUANE ZEMMAMA - Brilliant from little African as he curls the ball home from the edge of the box, nothing O'Brien can do - outstanding goal.
Boro continue to attack and Miller plays in Williams on the left but his cross is too strong for Parnaby who had made his way into the box,
Thomson lines one up from 25-yards and it is deflected behind by Crelin. O'Brien comes and claims the corner.
Halliday cross looks for Miller and Jirbandey is in there to clear behind. Williams corner is met by Miller but he heads over from six-yards, should be 1-0 Boro.
Long-range effort from Luke Williams but he sends it well over the bar and draws jeers from the sizable Hastings following.
Tom Vickers breaks for Hastings down the left and looks for run of Bailo Camara but Bailey tidies up for the home side.
Kevin Thomson takes looking for run of Rhys Williams but player-boss Sean Ray heads away. All Boro at the moment.
Intricate play by Boro on the edge of the box and Merouane Zemmama looks for run of Richie Smallwood but it is straight through to Liam O'Brien in the away goal.
Boro on the attack and win a corner through Adam Reach, it is taken short looking for Nicky Bailey at the back post but Josh Jirbandey clears.
But Boro fan Daniel Wood thinks the home team will progress, he mailed in: 'It's good to see we're not taking Hastings for granted and fielding a strong team, they will give it a good go but I think we'll have to much! 3-0 to the boro!'
Justin Jirbandey (surely a relative) is hoping Josh Jirbandey gets the winner. He Tweets: 2cheeky result for Hastings 1-0 josh jirbandey grabbing the goal'
Middlesbrough: Jason Steele, Stuart Parnaby, Andy Halliday, Rhys Williams, Nicky Bailey, Richie Smallwood, Kevin Thomson, Merouane Zemmama, Ishmael Miller, Luke Williams, Adam Reach. Subs: Jayson Leutwiler, Lukas Jutkiewicz, Jordan Jones, Scott McDonald, Bryn Morris, Christian Burgess, Faris Haroun
Hastings: Liam O'Brien, Elliot Cox, Matt Whitehead, Lee Carey, Sean Ray, Josh Jirbandey, Jacko Dixon, Bailo Camara, Bradely Goldberg, Jamie Crelin, Tom Vickers. Subs: George Howard, Danny Ellis, Dee Okojie, Scott Manning, Ian Daly, Jonjo Richardson, Gary Abbott
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