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Wilshire’s quickfire double seals Glasshoughton win

Glasshoughton Welfare were back to winning ways in style on Tuesday night when two second half goals from impressive youngster Mitch Wilshire helped them to a 4-1 success at home to East Yorkshire Carnegie in Division One of the Toolstation NCE League.

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Pontefract Collieries' Vaughan Redford.

Extra special effort sends Ponte Colls through in FA Vase

Pontefract Collieries were pushed hard, but made it through to the FA Vase third round for the first time in their history when they triumphed in extra-time time at Hall Road Rangers.

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Jordan Hale (right), who hit a hat-trick for Featherstone Colliery.

Hale treble keeps Featherstone in top three

Jordan Hale hit a hat-trick as Featherstone Colliery maintained their challenge for promotion from Division One of the West Yorkshire League.

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Leeds United sign York’s highly rated youngster

Leeds United have confirmed that they have signed promising forward Ryan Edmondson from York City for an undisclosed fee.

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Thomas Christiansen

Monk’s return adds to pressure on Leeds United boss

To say Sunday’s game is a big one for Leeds United head coach Thomas Christiansen is one huge understatement.

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Ackworth Juniors, who were joined by Ackworth Parish Councillors Pat and Allan Garbutt and First Impressions owner Paul Hamby as they planted 2,000 spring bulbs.

Juniors helping Ackworth to bloom

Ackworth Juniors players have been busy off the football pitch planting 2,000 spring bulbs in a bid to brighten up the village.

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Pontefract's Mackenzie Northern, breaking records in US football.

Pontefract footballer Mackenzie is a record breaker in America

A Pontefract footballer is breaking records with his goal scoring exploits for a college football team in the United States.

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Andy Horbury, on target for Glasshoughton Welfare.

Spirited Glasshoughton test leaders

Glasshoughton Welfare could not make it back to back victories, but put up a spirited effort away to runaway Toolstation NCE Division One leaders Knaresborough Town on Tuesday night.

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Featherstone Collieries' Kyle Pearson with a delictate lay off in their County Cup game against Wetherby Athletic. Picture: Steve Riding

Shoot-out success for Colliery but heartbreak for Kellingley

West Yorkshire League sides Featherstone Colliery and Kellingley Welfare met with contrasting fortunes in their county cup ties last Saturday.

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Pontefract Collieries' top scorer Eli Hey.

Ponte Colls are back on goal trail

After seeing their 14-match winning run ended last week Pontefract Collieries were straight back on the victory path as they hammered Harrogate Railway Athletic 6-1 in the Premier Division of the Toolstation NCE League.

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Leeds United head coach Thomas Christiansen, who has much to sort out.

International break is just what doctor ordered for Leeds United

Seldom has an international break come at a better time than the latest one has for Leeds United.

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Dejected Leeds United players at the end of their game at Brentford. PIC: Simon Hulme

Sinking Leeds United crash to another defeat at Brentford

Leeds United’s 57-year wait for a win at Brentford goes on after two late goals saw them suffer a 3-1 defeat at Griffin Park.

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Aaron Moxam, in his Pontefract Collieries days.

Moxam back to end Ponte Colls’ long unbeaten run

Old boy Aaron Moxam came back to haunt Pontefract Collieries as he struck twice to end their long unbeaten run in the Toolstation NCE Premier Division.

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Pierre-Michel Lassoga strikes Leeds' goal against Derby before it all went wrong for his side.

Patience being tested as Leeds United struggle to learn lessons

Right now it is looking like another of those all too common false dawns at Elland Road.

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Andy Horbury, on target for Glasshoughton Welfare against Rossington Main and Hallam.

Horbury is goal hero as Glasshoughton climb table

Glasshoughton Welfare bounced back from a 4-0 beating in midweek as an 86th minute Andy Horbury header gave them all three points in a nine-goal thriller at Rossington Main.

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Dejected looking Pierre-Michel Lasogga waits for the restart following Derby's second goal against Leeds United. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United made to pay the penalty after letting lead slip

It was more trick than treat in the end as Leeds United managed to squander a lead to suffer their third straight home defeat in a bit of a Halloween shocker against Derby County at Elland Road.

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Thomas Christiansen.

Christiansen unhappy with players’ start as Leeds United lose home derby

Head coach Thomas Christiansen was critical of his players after seeing Leeds United lose another Yorkshire derby as they went down 2-1 to Sheffield United at Elland Road.

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Leeds United captain Liam Cooper thanks fans after the win at Bristol City.

Back to back home games give Leeds United chance to press on

With confidence they hope restored Leeds United now head for back to back home games as they look to fully get their promotion bid back on course.

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Pontefract Collieries' Andy Seed battles for the ball in the FA Vase tie against Litherland REMYCA.

Ponte Colls continue winning run in FA Vase and league

Pontefract Collieries’ season continued to go from strength to strength as they equalled their best run in the FA Vase by reaching the second round last Saturday and followed up with a big league victory on Tuesday.

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Pontus Jansson.

Happy Jansson signs new deal with Leeds United

Leeds United have moved to try to end speculation about the future of star defender Pontus Jansson by handing the Swedish centre-back a new five-year deal.

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