Debutant Walker rescues Worsbrough

Debutant Zak Walker came off the bench to rescue Worsbrough Bridge with both goals – the second being the last kick of the game – in the 2-2 draw with Retford FC. Lee Morris’ side were staring down the barrel of a third consecutive Toolstation NCEL Division One defeat. Instead they did high-flying Nostell Miners  read more→

First league win for Knaresborough

Knaresborough Town secured their first Toolstation NCEL Premier Division victory of the season with a surprise 4-2 success at highly-fancied Liversedge. The result meant ‘Sedge could not return to the top of the table, and the much-heralded partnership of Joe Walton and Ollie Fearon did not get off to the best of starts. Knaresborough flew  read more→

Brighouse sign red hot Keita

Brighouse Town have snapped up red hot Albion Sports striker Alhassane Keita. Keita has burst to the fore of the Non League scene with seven goals for John Francis’ Albion in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division. The striker scored a number of goals for Albion last season so his performances have prompted Vill Powell to  read more→

Parker at double as relentless Hemsworth win

Hemsworth Miners Welfare 5-2 Bottesford Town Declan Parker scored twice as a devastating first half attacking returned Hemsworth Miners Welfare to winning ways after two consecutive defeats in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division. Parker, Seon Ripley, Jay Davis secured an unassailable 4-1 half-time lead for Hemsworth, whose rout was completed by Sidney Santos three minutes  read more→

Nostell and Selby handed winnable FA Vase ties

FA Vase heroes Nostell Miners Welfare and Selby Town have been handed winnable home First Round proper ties. Nostell will host North West Counties Division One side Wythenshawe Town, while Christian Fox’s Selby will welcome Cheadle Town from the same Division to Richard Street. Nostell have reached the first round for the first time since  read more→

Welfare show fighting spirit to cause FA Vase upset

Glasshoughton Welfare pulled off a stunning FA Vase upset at Handsworth, beating their higher league opponents 2-1 at Sandy Lane. Nathan Perks and Aaron Kitao were the Welfare heroes with two fantastic finishes inside the opening six minutes. Lee Vigars and Darren Holmes must have been delighted with the shock victory. Holmes, whose last trip  read more→

Fox’s Selby safely through in Vase

Christian Fox’s Selby Town safely progressed through into the next round of the FA Vase after the second qualifying round victory at Wythenshawe Amateurs. But only after recovering from being a goal down as Cory Knight pounced on some poor defending. Selby levelled on the stroke of half-time. Josh Walker went on a surging run  read more→

Hotchkiss gives Garforth another reminder of past glories

Garforth Town 0-2 Sunderland Ryhope CW Garforth Town were given another reminder of the old glories they hope to recreate as club great Olly Hotchkiss inspired Sunderland Ryhope CW to a comfortable FA Vase victory. Man of the match Hotchkiss dominated the second qualifying round tie and deservedly received a standing ovation by both sets  read more→

Garforth not good enough in Vase defeat – Smitheringale

Assistant manager Mark Smitheringale admitted that Garforth Town’s performance in the 2-0 FA Vase defeat to Sunderland Ryhope CW was not good enough. The Miners went out of the Vase on a whimper after creating next to nothing – despite having tons of possession, especially in the first half. Chris Trewick’s first half tap-in and  read more→

Nostell cause major upset after mini crisis

Nostell Miners Welfare 4-2 Barton Town  Jack Owen scored twice as Nostell Miners Welfare caused a major upset in the FA Vase second qualifying round by beating higher league Barton Town at Crofton Community Centre – despite a mini-crisis before kick off. Nostell, enjoying their best period of history for years thanks to Jason Dodsworth  read more→