Brett Marshall’s Non League Journey

Armed with just a dog licence and a TV licence, Staveley Miners Welfare manager Brett Marshall has conquered the Northern Counties East League as a manager and chairman. Marshall led Retford United to the NCEL Premier Division title in 2012, losing just three times in the league despite the club going through one of the  read more→

Ex-Farsley chief hails Leeds under 23s head coach Mark Jackson

Former Farsley Celtic manager Neil Parsley has hailed his old assistant Mark Jackson who is now in charge of Leeds United’s under 23s.  The pair were at the helm of Farsley – along with joint assistant Simeon Bambrook – for seven years. They oversaw the final 18 months of the old club and the subsequent  read more→

Nelson wouldn’t rule out return to the dugout

Former Goole AFC joint manager Les Nelson wouldn’t rule out a return to the dugout, but he’s in no rush as he’s currently loving his job as technical director of Farsley Celtic’s under 23s and elite academy. West Yorkshire-based Nelson made the comments when questioned on the subject in an interview with Non League Yorkshire  read more→

Simon Rogers’s Non League Journey

Dodworth Miners Welfare centre-back Simon Rogers has only played just one season in Non League Football, but boy it was some campaign filled with unforgettable moments. Welshman Rogers was one of the seven players who infamously left Garforth Town for Ossett Town with manager Graham Nicholas in November 2015. That episode is one of the  read more→

Null and void would be “ridiculous” – ‘Sedge boss

The FA should sit on their hands and wait for a clearer picture before making a judgement on the future of the season, according to Liversedge manager Jonathan Rimmington. Although surveys for feedback from clubs on what to do have been sent out, The FA are clearly hovering their finger over the nuclear button nearly  read more→

Pickering boss admits December NPL uncertainty was a mental toll

Pickering Town manager Steve Roberts has admitted the NPL’s erratic decision-making in December took a mental toll on him.  Pickering, alongside the rest of the NPL, went through the mill before Christmas when the league botched an attempted restart. The NPL announced on December 14th that the campaign would remain on hold and be looked  read more→

Richard Medcalf’s Non League Journey

Striker Richard Medcalf’s Non League Journey has come full circle. It began at Hall Road Rangers in the mid-2000s and now he’s back at Hall Road Rangers banging in the goals for Leon Sewell’s side. Scarborough Athletic fans will remember him fondly from their early days as he was a key part of their 2009  read more→

Ossett boss Benn weary of the season’s uncertainty

Ossett United manager Wayne Benn has admitted he has grown weary of the constant uncertainty surrounding the season. The Northern Premier League is suspended until at least the middle of January following the Government’s decision to place most of the North West into Tier 4 restrictions. Ossett last played on October 24th and since the  read more→