Category : Football

Dream ends for non-league Guiseley after spirited FA Cup run

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Image Credit [FA] The Gryphon looks back on Guiseley’s FA Cup campaign, which started in September with Staveley Miners Welfare and ended at the hands of League One Fleetwood last week The Lions kicked off their FA Cup campaign in late September, defeating Derbyshire’s Staveley Miners Welfare 4-0 in the … Read More

Giantkillers Guiseley victim of Lancaster City giant killing

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Image Credit [Mike Johansson] It was the turn of FA Cup giantkillers Guiseley to be on the receiving end of a giant killing as they lost 2-1 to Northern Premier Division side Lancaster City. The visitors, who are 16th place in the division below Guiseley, fought back after an early … Read More

Gunners Claim Victory in a Dramatic Derby Day

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Image Credit [Evening Standard] It is a fixture that is usually filled with tension and drama, and the derby between Arsenal and Tottenham at the Emirates did not disappoint, with the final scoreline being a thrilling 4-2 to the Gunners. Unai Emery’s side dominated early on, leading Spurs 1-0 within … Read More

Lions exit cup after narrow loss to Fleetwood

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Image Credit [Telegraph & Argus] Guiseley AFC were made to rue missed chances as they exited the FA Cup after a 2-1 defeat to Fleetwood Town. Despite a wonder goal from Alex Purver, a goal from Paddy Madden and a freak goal from Wes Burns ensured the Cod Army progressed … Read More

Ireland opt for McCarthy with a twist

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Image Credit: [The Independent] Dealing with both short and long-term problems in one fell swoop, the Republic of Ireland announced Mick McCarthy as their new manager on the same day that they appointed his replacement, Stephen Kenny On the surface, the appointment of Mick McCarthy seemed at best an uninspiring … Read More

Ruthless City dispatch mediocre Manchester United

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Image Credit [Fox Sports Asia] Manchester City continued their unbeaten start to their Premier League campaign with a convincing 3-1 win at home to rivals Manchester United. Goals from David Silva, Kun Aguero and Ilkay Gundogan proved too much for a United side who, despite having improved over the past … Read More

Leeds brought back down to Earth by clinical Baggies

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Image Credit [Express & Star] Leeds United suffered their first big defeat of the season on Saturday, going down 4-1 at West Brom. The home side dominated throughout and a huge second half performance, in which all four goals were scored, saw Marcelo Bielsa’s men put to the sword and … Read More

Magical Guiseley roar into Round Two

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Image Credit [Alex Daniel] It was a magical day at Nethermoor Park as Guiseley AFC defeated Cambridge United in a seven-goal thriller to secure passage to the Second Round of the FA Cup for just the second time in the club’s history. Goals from Will Hatfield, Cliff Moyo, Kaine Felix … Read More

Tracey Crouch, Sports Minister, resigns over Fixed Betting

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Image Credit: [Daily Mail] Tracey Crouch, MP for Chatham and Aylesford and Minister for Sport, Civil Society and Loneliness, has resigned as a result of delays in cutting maximum stakes on fixed betting machines. The current maximum stake is £100 and the proposals were to alter this to £2 by … Read More

A Northern Away Day: Swansea’s trip to Rotherham

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Image Credit: [James Felton] Sports Editor James Felton gives us his perspective on the Swans visit to South Yorkshire, where Rotherham United stole a late win. After the summer spent looking forward to Championship away days, I visited Rotherham on Saturday in what was my first ever away game in … Read More