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Midgley unable to grab chance

Midgley United missed a chance to go top of the Halifax AFL on Saturday, when the clash of main title contenders Ryburn United and Illingworth St Mary’s was postponed.

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Brighouse town v burscough 14-01-17 (away} hi ian pic 1 no 11 thomas dugdale's goal

Late goal stuns Brighouse

A goal deep into added time condemned Brighouse Town to a shock 2-1 defeat at Burscough yesterday.

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Dugdale fires Brighouse to semis

Dugdale fires Brighouse to semis

Brighouse Town are through to the semi-finals of the West Riding County Cup after a 2-0 home win over Evo Stik NPL Division One North rivals Ossett Town last night.

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Brighouse Town Ladies boss Rob Mitchell  has plenty to think about as the new season approaches.

Brighouse Ladies’ dream tie

Brighouse Town Ladies are gearing up for the biggest match in their history - a Women’s FA Cup tie at home to Everton.

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Bamber Bridge v Brighouse
 jimmy pollard right of photo scores his goal in 1-1 draw

Brighouse take point at Bridge

Brighouse Town have turned their attentions to tomorrow’s West Riding County FA Senior Cup quarter final after a 1-1 draw at Bamber Bridge yesterday.

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Brighouse Town v Colwyn Bay
 jimmy pollard no 5 with leon osborne no 9 looking on

Home comforts for Brighouse

Brighouse Town were part of a clean sweep for home teams in yesterday’s Evo-Stik NPL First Division North programme.

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Brighouse host leaders

Brighouse host leaders

Brighouse Town face a mighty task against Evo-Stik NPL Division One North leaders Ossett Town at the Dual Seal Stadium, Hove Edge tonight (Thursday, 7.45).

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Goole v Brighouse
pic 1 greg pearson with both arms up celebrate  town first goal scored by jimmy pollard  no 9 devonte morton no 7 luke parkin

Brighouse are Boxing clever

Brighouse Town ended their lengthy wait for an Evo-Stik NPL First Division North win with an emphatic 3-0 success away to Goole on Boxing Day.

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FC Halifax Town v Sheffield United.  Pre-season friendly.  19 July 2016. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Town ready for Boxing Day battle

FC Halifax Town must brace themselves for a real Boxing Day battle in front of a sell-out crowd at Darlington on Monday (3.0).

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FC Halifax Town manager Billy Heath.
FC Halifax Town v Sheffield United.  Pre-season friendly.  19 July 2016. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Boss unfazed by “Heath out” chants

FC Halifax Town boss Billy Heath has shrugged off the criticism of fans during last Saturday’s 1-1 Vanarama National League North draw with Telford at the Shay.

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Town game all ticket

Town game all ticket

FC Halifax Town have been allocated 600 tickets for the first of their two Vanarama National League North meetings in seven days with Darlington.

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FA receives larger FIFA fine for poppy display than other countries do for ‘homophobic chanting’

FA receives larger FIFA fine for poppy display than other countries do for ‘homophobic chanting’

The football associations of the home nations have been fined by world governing body FIFA following last month’s poppy row.

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Football - St Columbas v Midgley Utd. George Cook for St Columbas and Greg Spink for Midgley.

Sports fightback stuns Star

Brighouse Sports sprung the shock of the day in the second round of the Halifax FA Albert Crabtree Cup, beating Halifax AFL Premier side Hebden Royd Red Star 4-3 away.

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FC Halifax Town v Telford

Lack of quality concerns Heath

Town boss Billy Heath said his team were “devoid of quality” after their drab 1-1 draw at home to Telford on Saturday.

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Ealandians ejected from cup

Ealandians ejected from cup

Ealandians have been kicked out of the Halifax FA Albert Crabtree Cup and Ryburn United reinstated.

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no 5 dan illingworth scoring town 1st goal

Brighouse Town v Droylsden

Brighouse are comeback victims

Brighouse Town let a two-goal lead slip as they went down 3-2 at home to Droylsden in the Evo-Stik NPL yesterday.

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Actions from Brighouse Town v Mossley. Pictured is Tom Robinson

Brighouse through to last eight

Brighouse Town beat Goole 1-0 at Hove Edge last night and will be at home to the winners of next Tuesday’s game between Harrogate Railway and Ossett Town in the last eight of the West Riding County Cup.

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Actions from Illingworth v Calder 76, at Trinity Academy. Pictured is Jordan Pettifor and Joe Griffin

Ryburn are new AFL leaders

The Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL has new leaders for the third week running with Ryburn United taking over from Warley Rangers at the top.

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town v trafford (away) 10-12-16 pic 1 devonte morton no10 leon osborne no 7 with alex low looking on

Another point for Brighouse

Brighouse Town drew for the fourth game in a row with a 1-1 scoreline away to Trafford in the Evo-Stik NPL’s First Division North yesterday.

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Hyde v Brighouse T
daniel bunch putting hyde goalie under pressure

Pollard off in another draw

Brighouse Town shared the spoils for a sixth time in their last eight games in a goalless drew at Hyde last night.

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