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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

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

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

Guiseley beat Stourbridge in the cup

3 months ago / 0 comments

Image Credit [Cian Fox] The true essence of cup football. Stourbridge vs. Guiseley AFC started in a cagey manner: the ball did not touch the ground for nearing on 20 seconds after the kick off. And the game continued in that fashion for a while, with neither side able to … Read More

Guiseley in pot for FA Cup Draw with win over Stourbridge

3 months ago / 0 comments

Image Credit [Max Meadows] One season following Guiseley AFC, a club breathing new meaning into ‘the beautiful game’… Guiseley AFC 3 – 1 Stourbridge FC Nethermoor Park 20th October 2018 15:00 Much can be gauged from a warm-up. As the Lions of Guiseley- fresh from their last-minute winner against Brackley … Read More

FA Cup round up – Big guns set for knockout clash

4 years ago / 0 comments

With the winners of these 5th round ties knowing they were only one game away from Wembley, there was a sense of real excitement, drama and tension in the 8 fixtures played over the weekend. The tie of the round was probably the Preston V Manchester United encounter at Deepdale, … Read More

Minnows hope to take the scalps of giants

4 years ago / 0 comments

The magic of the FA Cup competition is finally back, as the most exciting stage of the world’s oldest football tournament, the First Round proper, kicks off this weekend. The Third Round and the entrance of the cream of the English game is a great moment for the competition, but … Read More

Sport | Wembley glory in sight for FA Cup underdogs

5 years ago / 0 comments

The 2014 finalists of the oldest football competition in the world will be decided this weekend as Wembley plays host to two mouth-watering semi-finals. Drama produced at every stage of this year’s tournament has conjured up an exciting, albeit unusual line-up of teams that have made it to the last … Read More

Sport | FA Cup – City take wind out of Mourinho's sails

5 years ago / 0 comments

The fifth round of the FA Cup came around again this weekend and the interesting matchups once again failed to disappoint, bringing some intriguing quarter final prospects. The standout match of the round on Saturday came with the clash of the titans on Saturday, as Manchester City hosted league leaders Chelsea. With eyes … Read More

Sport | FA Cup First Round Preview

5 years ago / 0 comments

It’s the start of November, so along with the days getting colder and the lure of Christmas drawing ever closer for every football fan it can mean just one thing – the first round of the FA Cup. Whether you’re supporting Shortwood United or Wolves there is nothing like the … Read More