Stephen Ball’s Non League Journey

Stephen Ball must be the only player in history who has gone from playing in the European Cup to the Northern Premier League inside two weeks and can say he provided an assist for Eric Cantona at Anfield. Ball is best known in Non League circles for playing for Bradford (Park Avenue), Harrogate Town and  read more→

Kiveton fight-back to draw at Wombwell

SHCSL League Cup 2021 Round-Up Kiveton Park incredibly fought back from two goals down at GROUP D giants Wombwell Main to claim a 2-2 draw. The Iceman Danny Frost and Jake Simon had put Wombwell in control until Chris Nelson’s Kiveton struck back thanks to Alex Hardwick and Rob Gorman. Penistone Church reserves survived a  read more→

Next Non League Journey will be online on Easter Monday

Normally our weekly Non League Journey is published on a Sunday morning. We’re breaking from tradition this week and the next instalment will be online on Easter Monday instead. We won’t reveal who the subject is, but it is another 1990s throwback who has plenty of memories.

Kiveton will give it their best shot – Nelson

Kiveton Park manager Chris Nelson admits it will be a massive “upset” if his side reach the quarter-finals of the Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League Cup, but his men are going to give it their best shot. Rotherham-based village club Kiveton have been paired with fellow Division One side South Kirkby and Premier Division  read more→

Penistone reserves chief plans to blood next generation

Steve Lenthall plans to blood some of the next generation of Penistone Church youngsters during the Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League Cup campaign.  The Church reserves chief will watch his side return to action in the behind closed doors Group D clash with South Kirkby Colliery at the Memorial Ground. Battles with Terry Simon’s  read more→

Lay-off could help Ecclesfield at Swinton – Griffin

Matt Griffin hopes the long lay-off will present Ecclesfield Red Rose 1915 with a golden opportunity to end Swinton Athletic’s two year County Senior unbeaten run. The Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League’s post lockdown League Cup competition kicks off tomorrow behind closed doors and the top clash in Group C sees Ecclesfield face a  read more→

Wombwell Town are a force for good in the community – Rose

Karl Rose is immensely proud of how he and his volunteers have established Wombwell Town as a force for good in the community.  The very successful former Frickley Athletic and Goole AFC manager stepped away from the Non League game in 2018 to form Wombwell and three years on they are flourishing on-and-off-the-field. Promotion from  read more→

County Senior League Cup set for lift off

The Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League’s 2021 League Cup is set to start on Saturday. On Friday Non League Yorkshire will be previewing the big kick and we’ll be publishing interviews with several managers involved in the competition. Although it is disappointing spectators cannot attend matches, it is a positive step in the right  read more→

Nick Hey’s Non League Journey

We have another 1990s throwback with our latest Non League Journey with Nick Hey who long-term Bradford (Park Avenue) and Guiseley supporters will remember. Guiseley supporters will certainly have seen his name in the past few months as his young son Lewis has signed a contract with the club after breaking into the first team  read more→