From the Football Archives
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29th Oct National League North Altrincham 3-0 Ashton United Altrincham turned out to be the best of the two teams promoted from the Evostik league last season with a clear cut victory at the J Davidson Stadium. The visitors gave a debut in midfield to Scott Kay on a chilly afternoon in Cheshire and Luke Pilling immediately […]
25th Oct Hyde United manager Darren Kelly has strengthened his squad with the addition of midfielder Jerome Wright from Ramsbottom United. The former FC United of Manchester player is primarily a midfielder but can also be utilised in a left back position. He became something of a fan favourite at Broadhurst Park, making 400 appearances for the […]
25th Oct EFL LEAGUE TWO: Cambridge United v Macclesfield Town, Carlisle United v Yeovil Town, Cheltenham Town v Stevenage, Colchester United v Lincoln City, Crewe Alexandra v Grimsby Town, Exeter City v Forest Green Rovers, Mansfield Town v MK Dons, Newport County v Morecambe, Northampton Town v Oldham Athletic, Notts County v Swindon Town, Port Vale v […]
24th Oct Stalybridge Celtic were condemned to a 1-0 defeat at Lancaster City. Ryan Winder’s effort in the 67th minute was the difference between the sides. Simon Haworth’s side have dropped to 10th in the table while Lancaster rise to 17th. Celtic will be hoping to put the defeat behind them as they go in search of […]
23rd Oct Despite bowing out of the FA Youth Cup last week, Hyde United Under 18 manager Mikey Allcock has praised his players and remains optimistic about the future. The young Tigers were narrowly beaten 1-0 by Salford City at Ewen Fields on Friday, with the decisive goal arriving in the 15th minute. Hyde responded well to the […]
22nd Oct Macron Cup First Round Bacup Borough 2-3 Avro   Avro survived a late onslaught of attacks to record a 3-2 victory at Bacup Borough and secure their place in the second round against Wythenshawe Town at the Vestacare Stadium. Louis Potts gave Avro the lead from the penalty spot in the 10th minute, before Joe […]
22nd Oct Macron Cup First Round Chadderton 3-4 1874 Northwich     Chadderton’s journey in the Macron Cup came to a premature end on Saturday as David Fish’s side were on the wrong end of a 4-3 defeat to 1874 Northwich at the Ark Fleetech Stadium. The visitors, who are currently mid-table in the division above, were […]
22nd Oct Evo-Stik Premier Division Stafford Rangers 1-3 Hyde United   Hyde secured back-to-back league victories with a relatively comfortable 3-1 victory at Stafford Rangers on Saturday. Darren Kelly’s side took a two-goal lead thanks to John McCombe and Connor Simpson in the 72nd and 81st minute. However the Tigers were made to sweat in the dying […]
22nd Oct Evo-Stik West Droylsden 6-2 Widnes   Five goals in the first half hour finished the game as a contest as a buoyant Droylsden cruised to victory. Febian Brandy opened the scoring in the 10th minute, the striker fouled on the edge of the area and converting the free kick into the bottom corner. Six minutes […]
22nd Oct FA Cup Fourth Qualifying Round Southport 2-1 Ashton United   Southport put an end to Ashton’s FA Cup adventure and therefore denied them a place in the First Round proper since the 1950’s. Luke Ashworth continued as stand-in centre forward for the Robins who welcomed back Luke Pilling in goal and Matty Chadwick on the […]