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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

Reflecting on Leicester’s Tragedy

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Image Credit: [Adrian Dennis/Getty Images] The Leicester City chairman sadly passed away in a helicopter crash after watching his beloved team play. After Leicester’s home match against West Ham concluded, most football fans were preparing for an ordinary Saturday night with fans at the King Power piling out and others … Read More

Real Madrid sack Julen Lopetegui

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Image Credit [Javier Soriano/AFP] “We have a great team and we are trying to carve out our own path, trying to evolve and grow the style of play we already had. What happened then happened, but we need to focus on what we can do in Russia without looking eight … Read More

Champions League Roundup

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Image Credit [AFP] Another week of Champions League action has passed, with there being drama right across the continent. In Europe’s premier competition, it was a mixed week for the four English clubs. Liverpool and Manchester City both recorded resounding wins, further strengthening their bids to win the competition. On … Read More

Guiseley 1 vs 3 Blyth Spartans – Player Ratings

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Image Credit [Will Pickworth] It was a tough night for ‘The Lions’, as they went down 3-1 to an impressive Blyth Spartans outfit. Will Pickworth gives his Guiseley player ratings for The Gryphon. Guiseley Joe Green: 6 – A tough night for the young stopper. Could do nothing about the … Read More

Stalemate at Nethermoor between Lions and Harriers

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Image Credit [Will Pickworth] Guiseley’s joint-manager Russ O’Neil described his sides draw against Kidderminster as “a good point” in what was a closely fought battle throughout with Guiseley extending their unbeaten run to 5 games. On a sunny yet crisp autumnal day in West Yorkshire, both sides started brightly, but … Read More

Guiseley beat Stourbridge in the cup

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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

Bielsa Revolution rolls on at Leeds

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Image Credit: [Irish Mirror] Fourteen matches into the current Championship season, Leeds United top the table. This was the case after nine games last season, before a momentous collapse that saw the club limp to a thirteenth-place finish. The difference? Marcelo Bielsa. Leeds’ fifteenth manager since 2004, but without doubt the … Read More