Frickley snap up title winner Algar

Evo Stik South Frickley Athletic have snapped up former Shaw Lane AFC title-winner Ben Algar, who arrives from Sheffield FC. Algar also won the Sheffield & Hallamshire Senior Cup with the Ducks last season. Spencer Fearn said: “We are delighted to have Ben join us, he is a player that we have been very impressed with  read more→

The Showman leaves Glassy for Nostell

Toolstation NCEL Division One  The Showman Ryan Poskitt has decided to leave Glasshoughton Welfare and become the new player/assistant manager at Nostell Miners Welfare. He will act as key conduit on-and-off-the-pitch for joint managers Jason Dodsworth and Simon Houghton. But the decision to leave Glasshoughton has weighed heavily on Poskitt’s mind and he has paid tribute  read more→

Non League great Marshall retires

Non League great and Farsley Celtic attacker Richard Marshall has been told to retire because of injury at the age of 31. Whilst the term ‘great’ is overused, Marshall’s achievements during his ten-year Non League career mean he deserves its. Marshall first came to prominence at Harrogate Railway as a young and lively attacker. He  read more→

Meynell back as Morris signs six

Toolstation NCEL Division One Striker Kieran Hirst has headlined a list of new signings made by Worsbrough Bridge manager Lee Morris, who is also boosted by the return of key man Rhys Meynell from injury. Hirst, who recently left Parkgate, leaves Garforth Town after one unused substitute’s appearance. Also arrived are Campion midfielder Jackson Hassanyeh, Athersley  read more→

Frickley grab Mansfield striker on loan

Evo Stik South Young Mansfield Town striker Tyler Blake has joined Spencer Fearn’s Frickley Athletic on loan for a month. Fearn has heard a lot of good things about the youngster, who enjoyed a prolific spell with Mickleover Sports last season. Fearn said: “We are delighted to have Tyler with us for the next month  read more→

Shaw Lane’s loyal physio stands down

Evo Stik Premier Division  Long-serving Shaw Lane AFC physio John Williamson is retiring with immediate effect, but will be on hand to help out if needed. Williamson, who wants to spend more time with his family, has been part of the fixtures and fittings of the Ducks throughout their incredible rise up the football pyramid.  read more→

Pontefract celebrate stunning Cup win

West Riding County Cup Unstoppable Pontefract Collieries are one win away from their first West Riding County Cup final appearance since 1991 after a stunning 5-1 victory away at Harrogate Town. Although Harrogate fielded a youthful side, there were still some quality players in their ranks. But that did not frighten the Colls, who appear  read more→

Welsh named as new Ossett manager

Evo Stik North Ossett Albion have promoted Andy Welsh and appointed him as the club’s new first team manager, three days after the departure of Dave Haley. The former Sunderland and Yeovil midfielder was Haley’s assistant. Haley left on Friday, hours after the signing of Gibraltar International Adam Priestley. Welsh’s first task is to steer  read more→

Should Bailey Peacock-Farrell’s loan spell at York City have been extended?

⚽️ training #lufc #mot pic.twitter.com/6qOQZwaCtm — B Peacock-Farrell (@bailey_pf) December 6, 2017 Bailey Peacock-Farrell is a hugely promising and talented young goalkeeper, but the 21-year-old’s path at Leeds United is pretty much blocked. The youngster has made only one appearance in the Championship so far in his career, and that was back in April 2016.  read more→

Nostell duo to attend trials for GB

Two players from Nostell Miners Welfare’s new Disability Football team will attend trials for the 2018 Mencap GB squad in January. Callum Spedding and David Moulds will aim to win a place in the team that will compete at the European Championships in Geneva in Switzerland next summer. NLY Community Sport coaches Connor Rollinson and  read more→