From the Football Archives
15th Oct Budding footballers are being given the chance to hone their skills in a quality environment thanks to Stalybridge Celtic. For four days, running from Monday, October 29 until Thursday, November 1, Celtic will be hosting a Holiday Camp from 9-3pm. The course is aged at boys and girls aged 7-11, with prices at £12 per […]
15th Oct Hyde United manager Darren Kelly has strengthened his squad with the addition of striker Connor Simpson, who joins the Tigers from Preston North End. Simpson began his career at Hartlepool United but, after a number of impressive performances, caught the eye of Preston who signed him for an undisclosed fee at the start of 2018. […]
15th Oct The Manchester Premier Cup quarter-final fixtures have been announced. Following victory over Hyde United in the previous round, Curzon Ashton have been awarded with a trip to Salford City, while Droylsden, who beat West Didsbury & Chorlton 3-2, will make the journey to Chadderton, who beat Avro 1-0. Mossley, who won the competition in 2015 […]
15th Oct National League North Spennymoor Town 5-0 Ashton United   High-flying Spennymoor ran out convincing winners on a breezy day in the North East. The Robins were giving full debuts to goalkeeper Jan Budtz and right back Harrison Holgate and with Matty Chadwick absent ill Liam Tomsett filled in as centre forward. The hosts started with […]
15th Oct Evo-Stik Premier Division Basford United 5-2 Stalybridge Celtic Title chasing Basford United blew Celtic away at a wind swept Mill Street on Saturday. Mixed in with an afternoon loanee keeper James Aspinall will want to forget, it simply wasn’t to be for Celtic. Despite the scoreline Celtic were more than in the game for long […]
15th Oct After last seasons storming run to the semi’s, Duki had a tough encounter in their first game in the Cheshire Cup this season and were soon one down in the Wirral. However skipper Danny Parkinson equalised before half time. Town dominated the second-half and took the lead bizarely when Liam Greensmith netted straight from a […]
15th Oct Following the departure of Mark Canning and Andy Bishop, Glossop North End have acted swiftly and replaced the duo with new joint-managers Peter Band and Lloyd Morrison. The pair have previously managed at Mossley, where they guided the Lilywhites to two Manchester Premier Cup Final victories. Band and Morrison will meet the squad on Tuesday, […]
15th Oct Evo-Stik West Market Drayton Town 1-1 Mossley   If Mossley are to achieve their ambitions this season then it is crucial that they put away their chances. On Saturday’s first ever visit to Market Drayton they didn’t and paid the price. Dropping two points in the final minute of a game that the Lilywhites completely […]
8th Oct Greswell Primary School teacher Matt Donohue has so far enjoyed his first season officiating Football League matches. Originally from Essex, Matt has taken charge of seven matches in League Two, with the latest of those between Macclesfield Town and Notts County last weekend. Macclesfield lost the game 1-0, which summoned the end of Mark Yates’ […]
8th Oct Ashton United will make the journey to fellow National League North outfit Southport in the FA Cup fourth qualifying round. The Robins secured their place in this stage of the competition after beating Trafford 3-0 in the second qualifying round, before returning from King’s Lynn Town on Saturday with a 1-0 victory, thanks to a […]