Jagger backs Railway boss to be major success

Departed captain and star striker Joe Jagger has backed Des Macorison to be major success at Harrogate Railway. Railway’s top-goalscorer Jagger rejoined Brighouse Town after five years away earlier this week. The departure has come at a bad time as Railway are in the midst of a tricky run of fixtures, but Jagger says Macorison  read more→

Garforth experience has helped Costello conquer Sweden

Adrian Costello says his experiences during his time as Garforth Town manager have helped him put Swedish outfit Ytterhogdal IK on the brink of promotion. Costello is held in such high regard in East Leeds by fans, directors and former players for saving Garforth from the oblivion of relegation to Division One of the Toolstation  read more→

NCEL great Flynn closing in on 100 goals for Ammers

Ash Flynn is one goal away from 100 for Yorkshire Amateur and Neil Sibson says the striker has been incredible for the Leeds-based side over the past two-and-half-years. Toolstation NCEL great Flynn, who once scored 74 goals for Emley during the 2015/16 season, remains on 99 goals after missing a penalty in the FA Vase  read more→

Fox says Selby have dealt with the elephant in the room

Christian Fox believes Selby Town have finally dealt with the elephant in the room which has destroyed two Toolstation NCEL Division One promotion bids. No strength-in-depth has de-railed the club’s hopes two years on the trot, but Fox believes that issue has been sorted as he prepares to take his team to Swallowest, ten months  read more→

Goodwin joins Frost on Stocksbridge injury list

Chris Hilton says Ross Goodwin is a “big miss” as he joined injured star striker Danny Frost on the Stocksbridge Park Steels treatment table. Key man Goodwin suffered a double injury in the Sheffield & Hallamshire Senior Cup win over Staveley Miners Welfare. “We have lost Ross for six weeks with a hairline fracture to  read more→

Sewell expects Hall Road to compete for top ten finish

Leon Sewell expects Hall Road Rangers to be challenging for a top ten place, but has warned that it could take until the winter for lift-off.  Sewell has been tasked with rebuilding Hall Road after their relegation back to Toolstation NCEL Division One. Results have been indifferent, but Sewell, appointed on the back of excellent  read more→

Jackson is type of character Selby need – Fox

Christian Fox hailed star striker Chris Jackson for his contribution to promotion-chasing Selby Town after his hat-trick in the 100th Anniversary game victory over Hall Road Rangers. Jackson’s second coming at the Fairfax Plant Hire has been a major success as the local lad has nine goals so far. His performances have been superb, but  read more→

Injury-hit Nostell stronger than 12 months ago – Houghton

Simon Houghton admits injury-hit Nostell Miners Welfare are in a stronger position in many areas than they were 12 months ago. Nostell have flown out of blocks winning all four of their Toolstation NCEL Division One matches, alongside two wins in the FA Vase. Houghton and Jason Dodsworth’s men also seem to have predatory goal-scorers  read more→

Garforth need their leaders back

Assistant manager Mark Smitheringale believes Garforth Town’s slump in form is related to injuries to key personnel. Garforth’s magnificent opening August has been followed by a bad start to September because of three straight defeats – two in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division (to Silsden and then Liversedge) and one in the FA Vase (to  read more→