Ferriby increase lead at top, Selby win five in a row

Toolstation NCEL Division One  Unbeaten leaders North Ferriby took full advantage of postponements elsewhere as Josh Whiteley’s second half winner in the 1-0 defeat of Nostell Miners Welfare stretched their lead at the top to six points. Whiteley pounced in the 70th minute after Levi Tarbotton had kept a corner alive at the back-post. Nostell  read more→

Doubles for Riley and Waddington as Silsden and Thackley both win

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division  Silsden gained revenge for their opening day disaster as Danny Forrest’s men cantered to an impressive 4-2 victory over Handsworth. Silsden brutally went 4-0 up after 47 minutes. Brad Riley scored a beauty in the 12th minute to set Silsden on their way to victory. Jack Normanton then lobbed Handsworth goalkeeper  read more→

Six goals and a red card as Rossington draw at Glasshoughton

Toolstation NCEL Division One  Glasshoughton Welfare 3-3 Rossington Main  Glasshoughton Welfare and Ben Hunter’s Rossington Main warmed the frozen people watching by serving up a goal-fest at Leeds Road. Ten man Glasshoughton took the lead twice in a game that saw four goals scored in just eight second half minutes – ending with Danny Deakin’s  read more→

Steeton search for goalkeeper

North West Counties League First Division North  Steeton are searching for a goalkeeper as number one Stuart Cross has broken a finger. Cross went off at half-time of the 2-0 defeat to Nelson at Marley which forced forward Jahro Parchment to go in goal for the rest of the game. It means Roy Mason has  read more→

Two games abandoned but seven played to finish

Two games were abandoned but seven games involving Yorkshire sides at Step 5 and 6 were played to a finish despite Storm Arwen causing mayhem across the country. Reggie Waud is fortunately back home after suffering an accidental head/face injury during Maltby Main’s clash with Garforth Town. With no sign of an ambulance, the Toolstation  read more→

Ex-Handsworth duo take Staveley reins

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Senior players Jon Froggatt and Pat Lindley are to take charge of Staveley Miners Welfare for the rest of the season. The pair were denied their first game at the helm as the trip to AFC Mansfield was postponed due to the bad weather. They replace Brett Marshall who last week  read more→

Few games on after snowfall

Only ten games involving Yorkshire sides at Steps 4, 5 and 6 have survived the snowfall of the past 12 hours (as of 12.45pm). The weather has caused havoc for the first time this season and most of the games have been postponed. NPL Division One East Brighouse Town v Yorkshire Amateur Toolstation NCEL Premier  read more→

Young goalkeeper joins Pontefract on loan

NPL Division One East  Young Guiseley goalkeeper Declan Lambton has joined Pontefract Collieries on loan for a month. He arrives ahead of the clash with North East giants Stockton Town at Beechnut Lane – a game which has now been postponed. Lambton previously joined Brighouse Town on loan back in September. The young stopper has  read more→

Never-say-die attitude pleases Goole boss

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Goole AFC’s never-say-die attitude is pleasing manager Mike Carmody. Goole, who have won three on the spin, are up to the lofty heights of ninth after their best start to a season in years but it is their ability to rescue late draws or wins that is the hallmark of their  read more→

Wakefield boss expects Dodworth to provide “big test”

Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League  Wakefield AFC manager Adam Lockwood expects his youngsters to face a “big test” against second-placed Dodworth Miners Welfare tomorrow. Wakefield are due to host Dodworth at The Millennium Stadium in the unmissable Premier Division encounter and Lockwood knows his young guns have a battle on their hands. “It will  read more→