From the Football Archives
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23rd Mar A Gee Cross high school is celebrating after their Year 7 girls were crowned ESFA u12 national champions at the Soccerdome in Derby this month. The youngsters, from Alder Community High School, held their nerve in a thrilling final, to win 2-1 after the game had gone to extra time. Despite losing their opening match, […]
23rd Mar Article: Mike Smith Stalybridge Celtic’s Community Development programme received a financial injection last weekend. The club received a cheque of £40,000 from Sue O’Brien of the Football Conference Trust. The money will go towards Celtic’s Community Development work in and around Stalybridge and Tameside. The Football Conference Trust is a charity created to support and […]
22nd Mar Hyde’s battle to drag themselves away from the relegation zone is being done the hard way – a point at a time. Two home fixtures over the last week produced two points, and still leaves them embroiled in a battle to avoid the dreaded relegation spots. After Monday’s draw with Rushall Olympic the Tigers sat […]
22nd Mar Stalybridge Celtic FC has announced a five year agreement with Tameside College to provide football education for school leavers in the borough. Stalybridge FC Football Academy will provide a progression route in football supported with sports qualification that leads to university, employment and apprenticeships. Stalybridge Celtic FC was one of the first non-league clubs in […]
18th Mar Article by Michael Heald and Sophie Barclay After a disappointing start to the league, Ashton Sixth Form College’s men’s 1st football team have fought and defended their way to the top with a victory last Wednesday against Xaverian Sixth Form College. For the final match Xaverian scored a screamer from 20 yards out in the […]
18th Mar Haughton Green Juniors Football Club have millions of reasons to cheer at the moment. And it’s all because a picture went viral on Facebook last week, attracting in excess of three million views. The club posted the following image to its Facebook page: Since its upload on Monday, March 14, the picture has gained worldwide […]
16th Mar Congratulations to everyone associated with Ashton Sixth Form College. The men’s first football team have claimed the league title today following a match with Xaverian College. Report to be featured in next Thursday’s Tameside Reporter.
16th Mar Article by Geoff Garnett After a very welcome day of full fixtures last week, the dreaded winter weather struck again to reduce a full programme to just two completed games. The heavy snow also caused several 3G pitches to be unfit, making it the worst day of the winter to give fixture secretary Malc Kershaw […]
16th Mar Stalybridge Celtic Football Club are holding a bucket collection for kit man Mark Storah on Saturday. Mark is very ill and currently in Christies Hospital. With this in mind, the club have decided to hold bucket collections at the last four Saturday Celtic home games, starting this Saturday against Brackley Town. The club hopes that […]
15th Mar Article by Robert Hurst Curzon Ashton Reserves are this week hosting Ashton Athletic in the semi-finals of the Lancashire League Cup. There will be free admission to all supporters for the tie, which takes place on Thursday night at the Tameside Stadium. The young squad would really appreciate the support of the Nash faithful as […]