Berchil at the double for Nostell

Amir Berchil was at the double as Nostell Miners Welfare won 2-1 at Thackley. Both goals were in the last ten minutes of the first half. Harvey Booth and Joe Wood helped to lay the first one on a plate for Berchil. Left-back Jamie Allsop drove forward for the second and he supplied a fantastic  read more→

Second weekend of friendlies behind closed doors

Plenty of pre-season friendlies were held across Yorkshire, once again with spectators shut out. Fans continue to be banned from attending fixtures due to the Government restrictions which are likely to remain unchanged for at least another week and probably longer given the strict rules placed on Greater Manchester, Preston, Bradford, Kirklees and Calderdale. Bad  read more→

Younis hits two in Goole’s draw

Goal machine Anees Younis scored two quick-fire goals in Goole AFC’s 2-2 draw at Retford FC. The former Carlton Athletic forward, who scored 107 goals in three seasons for the West Yorkshire League, was on the score-sheet with a double straight after the interval. Although that gave Goole a commanding lead, Retford responded and were  read more→

Haswell at double as Ossett hit seven

Aaron Haswell scored twice as rampant Ossett United stormed to a 7-0 thrashing of Wythenshawe Amateur at Ingfield. Former York City youngster scored a first half penalty to break the deadlock and then directly from a corner in the second stanza to increase Ossett’s lead to five. Sandwiched in the middle of his efforts, in-form  read more→

NCEL promotion races take latest twists

Knaresborough Town’s superb 3-0 beating of Toolstation NCEL Premier Division leaders Staveley Miners Welfare provided the latest twist in the top flight, while Winterton Rangers took control of the top spot in Division One. First half goals from Dan Thirkell, Rob Youhill and Luke Robinson secured a brilliant victory for Paul Stansfield’s men. In Division  read more→

Talisman Bromley instantly revives Railway’s hopes

Returning talisman Steve Bromley instantly breathed new life into Harrogate Railway’s battle to avoid finishing in the bottom two by scoring the opener in the massive 3-1 victory over Ollerton Town. Railway are now seven points adrift of third bottom Worsbrough Bridge with 14 Toolstation NCEL Division One games to play. The victory was Mick  read more→

Owen and Ward score as Nostell end winless run

Youngster Liam Owen and striker Calum Ward got the goals as Nostell Miners Welfare ended their five-match winless with a 2-0 home win over Harrogate Railway. Owen, the former Ossett Town starlet, broke the deadlock in the first half of the only Toolstation NCEL Division One clash in ‘Town’. Railway’s chances had earlier been weakened  read more→

Stewart’s double helps Church close the gap on leaders Staveley

Luke Stewart scored twice as Penistone Church took advantage of leaders Staveley Miners Welfare’s surprise slip-up by closing the gap to three points with the 3-1 win over Bottesford Town. But Staveley, who lost at Barton still have three Toolstation NCEL Premier Division games-in-hand and remain in the driving seat for the title. Ian Richards’  read more→

Selby are the new leaders, but win highlights need for reform

Selby Town 11-2 East Hull Casey Stewart got four, Liam Flanagan moved closer to 100 with a hat-trick, Josh Walker provided a brace and there were singles from Josh Rogerson and Sam Cable as Selby Town flew to the top of the Toolstation NCEL Division One table. There was no Danny Frost, not that Selby  read more→

Campion pick up crucial win at fallen leaders Winterton

Two late goals earned Campion a crucial 3-1 victory at fallen leaders Winterton Rangers. The massive win sent Selby Town to the top of the Toolstation NCEL Division One table, but for fifth-placed Campion it maintains their bid for a top four place. Aidan Kirby fired Campion ahead after the break, a goal that was  read more→