From the Football Archives
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29th Nov FRIDAY: FA CUP SECOND ROUND: Solihull Moors v Blackpool   SATURDAY: FA CUP SECOND ROUND: FC Halifax Town v AFC Wimbledon, Southend United v Barnsley, Maidstone United v Oldham Athletic, Plymouth Argyle v Oxford United, Peterborough United v Bradford City, Accrington Stanley v Cheltenham Town, Charlton Athletic v Doncaster Rovers, Lincoln City v Carlisle United, […]
28th Nov Excitement is steadily building ahead of the biggest game in Avro’s 82-year history this weekend. Managed by James Hampson and Lee O’Brien, the squad host West Auckland Town in the FA Vase third round at the Vestacare Stadium on Saturday. Avro have negotiated three tricky rounds to reach this stage of the competition, cruising to […]
27th Nov Droylsden’s home clash against Radcliffe FC, which was postponed in October, has been rearranged for Saturday, February 9. The Bloods were without a fixture last weekend due to Ramsbottom United’s involvement in the FA Trophy. However, they return to league action this weekend at high-flying Trafford. The two sides will meet for a second time […]
27th Nov FA Trophy third qualifying round Basford United 2-1 Curzon Ashton   It was FA Trophy disappointment for the Nash as they fell at the first hurdle, as they were defeated 2-1 away at Basford United. Two early goals from the hosts through Liam Hearn and Jack Thomas proved too much for the Nash, and despite […]
27th Nov EFL League Two Tranmere Rovers 1-1 Oldham Athletic Oldham extended their unbeaten run in all competitions to four matches with a 1-1 draw at Tranmere Rovers on Saturday. In an entertaining game on a cold afternoon in Merseyside, which attracted 7,150 to Prenton Park, Oldham took the lead in the 40th minute through Johan Branger […]
26th Nov Evo-Stik West Mossley 0-2 Leek Town   Mossley joint-manager Dave Wild has issued a stern warning to his players following the 2-0 defeat to Leek Town on Saturday. The Lilywhites have enjoyed a promising start to the season in the Evo-Stik West, but their playoff hopes took a slight knock on Saturday when Leek returned […]
26th Nov Stalybridge Celtic manager Simon Haworth has described Saturday’s FA Trophy defeat to Workington as one of the worst performances of the season. Celtic entered the game as favourites but were put to the sword by a Workington side who hadn’t won a league fixture away from home all season. Haworth, who took the managerial role […]
26th Nov Hyde travelled to a strong Warrington side on the back of a win last weekend against Hednesford, looking to make it two in a row. The first 10 minutes were fairly chanceless but the first goal came on 18 minutes when the experienced Tony Gray found himself in the area and fired in low to […]
26th Nov FA Trophy third qualifying round Stalybridge Celtic 1-2 Workington   Celtic crashed out of the FA Trophy third qualifying round on Saturday afternoon.  It was a tale of two red cards, one rightly given and one wrongly not given that had a major impact on this result.  Workington started much the brighter of the sides and […]
26th Nov FA Trophy Third Qualifying Round Ashton United 0-5 Boston United   Visitors Boston moved into the First Round proper of the FA Trophy with a consummate win at Hurst Cross which saw them 4 goals to the good by half time. The sides had played out a 1-1 draw in the league just 3 weeks […]