Super ‘Sedge pull off Fearon coup

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Liversedge have pulled off an impressive coup with the signing of AFC Mansfield striker Ollie Fearon. Provided star forward Joe Walton remains with ‘Sedge, Jonathan Rimmington will have a powerful strike-force next season with his talisman Walton leading the line with Fearon. Fearon has built his reputation from prolific spells with  read more→

Can a Non-League Team Make a Run in the 2020 FA Cup?

The FA Cup is the ultimate opportunity for teams in lower divisions of English football, as they get chances to take on some of the top teams in the higher levels of the ladder with a chance at going down in history. And while a non-league football club making a deep run in the tournament  read more→

Ashforth is new Campion joint boss

Toolsation NCEL Division One Former Harrogate Railway manager Lee Ashforth has been named as the joint manager of runners-up Campion. Ashforth, who recently left Clitheroe after eight months in charge, links up with James Bicknell. Bicknell said: “I have known Ash for a number of years and he has always been a good source of  read more→

Lucille Rollinson Memorial Tournament

Target 5k – Lucille Rollinson Memorial Tournament 2019 Mark Saturday 29th June 2019 in your diaries as the first Lucille Rollinson Memorial Tournament is taking place at Barnsley College from 11am until roughly 4pm. Lucille is the mother of Worsbrough Bridge pair Connor and Calan. Lucille passed away last August. The aim is to raise  read more→

Askham Bryan becomes LUFC Sports Hub

Leeds United and Askham Bryan College in York have announced a partnership which will see the York-based campus as a Leeds United Sports Hub. The course manager is former Leeds defender Matt Heath, who was also Tadcaster Albion’s assistant manager during their title-winning campaign in 2016. From September, students studying Level 2 and Level 3 BTEC  read more→

Analysing Chris Dawson’s road from Leeds United to Grantham Town

Speak to any Leeds United fan during 2012 about the best prospects in the academy and almost everyone would have said Chris Dawson was the one they were most excited about. Still just a teenager, 17-year-old Dawson was receiving promising reviews from everyone around the u-21 setup. PHOTO: Under-21s captain Chris Dawson in action at Elland  read more→

The five highest-paid footballers in the world

The five highest-paid footballers in the world Fresh from signing an eye-watering £400k-per-week deal at Juventus, Aaron Ramsey’s new contract has catapulted him into the top 20-highest paid footballers on the planet. Ramsey’s 11 year tenure at Arsenal will come to an end this summer, with his prosperous move to Italy confirmed in early February.   read more→

Harrogate Town Still in Promotion Hunt despite Slump in Form

Source: DS Pugh (cc-by-sa/2.0) The race for promotion from the National League can pile pressure on any team, and Harrogate Town are no exception. The North Yorkshire club have never played in the football league and are enjoying the best spell in their 105-year history under the stewardship of former Lincoln City and Kidderminster Harriers defender Simon  read more→

Nostell are back on the map – Houghton

Toolstation NCEL Division One Simon Houghton admits that his Jason Dodsworth’s vision to transform the fortunes of Nostell Miners Welfare has gone almost exactly to plan. Houghton and fellow joint manager Dodsworth are celebrating their first anniversary of their much-heralded appointments to the Crofton Community Centre hot-seats. The pair arrived to huge fanfare, whilst outlining an  read more→