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Clarets fans react positively to new kit

The Clarets have today revealed their new Puma home strip for the 2017/18 campaign and have received a positive response from supporters.
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The players model next seasons kit

Clarets unveil new home kit

Burnley Football Club as today revealed the new home kit to be worn in the 2017/18 Premier League season.
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Andre Gray tangles with Gary Cahill at Stamford Bridge last season

Burnley fans react to tough start as 2017-18 fixtures are announced

Burnley fans took to social media following the news the Clarets start the season away at Premier League champions Chelsea.
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Sean Dyche

Clarets face toughest start possible

Burnley will face the toughest possible start to the new Premier League season as they travel to champions Chelsea on the opening day.
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Halifax AFL’s seven additions

Halifax AFL’s seven additions

The Halifax AFL will buck the trend of shrinking-sized leagues and have an extra division to accommodate seven new teams next season.

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Back row from the left
 
Phil Garbe, Damian Place, Jimmy Cummings, Jason Hibbert, Lee Williams, Luke Johnson, Pete Kulezcko, Martin Newham, Calvin Lee, and Assistant Manager Julian Prior
 
Front row from the left
 
Matty Ror, Reece Bray, James Fletcher, Adam Williams, Andy Burton.
 
Squad members who were unavailable included
 
Ian Brock, Joe Nelson, Rob Kenny, Andy Hall, James Coates.

Old Boys not folding after all

Brighouse Old Boys AFC have made an extraordinary U-turn in the space of 48 hours and decided not to fold after all.

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Lincoln United v. Sheffield Fc ... Vill Powell (right) celebrates Sheffield's fourth goal with Ash Worsfold.

Powell is new Brighouse boss

Vill Powell, a former strike partner of Jamie Vardy at Stocksbridge Steels, is the new manager of Brighouse Town.

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Members of the Mixenden United team from the left are, 

 BACK:-Martin Juliff, Jamie Lesley, Andy Greenwood, 
            Richard Stock, Robin Miles, Stuart Sinclair, Nicky
            Hirst and Phillip Brass.

FRONT:-Dan Johnson, Craig Hodgson, Martin
              Woodhouse, Chris Woodhouse, Noel McGurk
              and Mark Cahill.

Six bid to join Halifax AFL

Warley Rangers have withdrawn from the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL but there could be six new teams for the 2017-18 campaign.

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Shelf power to Shay success

Shelf power to Shay success

Shelf FC’s emergence as a major force in the Halifax AFL was confirmed last night with a runaway 4-0 win over Ryburn United in the Jack Haymer Challenge Cup final at the Shay.

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Ivy House win Invitation Cup at the Shay, beating Ryburn Utd Reserves 3-1

Jake fires Ivy House to double

The Ivy House crowned an excellent first season in the Halifax AFL last night by adding the Ziggy’s Metro Cars Invitation Cup to the second division title.

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Barge earn final date

Barge earn final date

Barge FC will take on Lee Mount in the inaugural final of the Ziggy’s Metro Cars Invitational Sunday Cup at Old Earth, Elland next Sunday.

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Ryburn seek Shay double

Ryburn seek Shay double

The curtain comes down on the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax & District AFL season with successive Shay finals on Monday and Tuesday (7.0 kick offs).

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Kevin Long made his Premier League debut this weekend against West Brom

‘It’s been a long time coming, but I’m delighted’ - Clarets defender Kevin Long

Good things come to those who wait, as the old adage suggests, and that’s certainly the case for Clarets defender Kevin Long.

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Actions from the Senior Cup Final, Waiters v Halifax Hammers, at Brighouse own FC

Waiters joy after shoot-out drama

Waiters Arms squeezed past Halifax Hammers on sudden death penalties in an incredible Briggs Priestley Senior Cup Final at the home of Brighouse Town on Sunday.

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Ryburn docked points

Ryburn docked points

Ryburn United have been demoted from the runners-up spot in the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL.

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Sunday Football - Carrington v Barge. Jay Carney for Carrington.

Carrington’s fifth title in row

Carrington’s status as one of the Halifax Sunday League’s most successful ever teams was enhanced by a fifth consecutive title yesterday.

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Droylsden v Brighouse Town
Paul Quinn

Brighouse boss Quinn quits

Brighouse Town have been rocked by the resignation of manager Paul Quinn after almost six years in charge.

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Shelf’s Trophy bid is ended

Shelf’s Trophy bid is ended

Shelf FC’s bid to win the West Riding Challenge Trophy was ended at the semi-final stage last night.

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Carrington’s repeat success

Carrington’s repeat success

Carrington retained the Halifax FA Sunday Cup when they edged an entertaining final by 2-1 against Waiters Arms at the Shay last night.

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Johann Gudmundsson in action

Gudmundsson ready to battle for place

Icelandic international Johann Berg Gudmundsson is ready to hit the ground running again after seeing his progression in the Premier League blighted by injury.

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