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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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Sean Dyche

Dyche admits Clarets don’t do things the easy way

Sean Dyche confessed that nothing has ever come easy to him during his time at Turf Moor.

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Huddersfield Amateur celebrate their 9-2 Halifax FA Cup final win over Warley Rangers on April 24, 2017

Amateurs run riot in Shay final

Huddersfield Amateur made handsome amends for drawing a blank 12 months earlier when they played in their second successive Halifax FA Saturday Cup final at the Shay last night.

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Daniel Agyei battles with Manchester United's Ashley Young

Learning process for teen Burnley striker Agyei

Dan Agyei’s cameo appearances for the Clarets in the Premier League are all part of the learning process for the teenage striker says boss Sean Dyche.

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James Tarkowski

James Tarkowski relishing opportunity to impress

James Tarkowski is looking forward to getting a few more minutes under his belt between now and the end of the season.

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FC Halifax Town chairman David Bosomworth at the Shay, Halifax

‘Violence at Town games has to stop’

‘Sickening’ violence at FC Halifax Town matches must stop before someone is killed, said the club’s chairman in a desperate plea to fans.

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Honesty not always best policy - Sean Dyche

Burnley boss Sean Dyche felt that midfielder Joey Barton was too honest in the build up to Manchester United’s opening goal at Turf Moor.

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Actions from the game, Illingworth SM v Ryburn United, at Natty Lane. Pictured is Gareth Gawkroger

Saints power 17 clear

Illingworth St Mary’s look set to become one of the widest-margin winners in the Halifax AFL’s recent history.

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town v clitheroe  mike fish no10 scores town goal

Brighouse’s season over

Brighouse Town’s slim play-off chance was dashed by a 3-1 defeat in their 42nd and final Evo-Stik NPL Division One game of the season at Clitheroe yesterday.

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Shay finals in quick succession

Shay finals in quick succession

The Shay will stage the Halifax FA Cup finals on successive evenings next week.

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Brighouse Town v goole  ben atkinson

Brighouse cling to play-offs hope

AFTER a massive six point haul over Easter, all roads lead to Clitheroe’s picturesque Shawbridge ground for Brighouse Town on Saturday (3.0).

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Michael Keane

Keane favourite for Old Trafford return

Burnley defender Michael Keane has been backed in to favourite with many bookmakers to rejoin former club Manchester United in the summer.

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Paul Pogba in action during the FA Youth Cup Fourth Round match

Man Utd midfielder Pogba has played at the Turf before...

Sunday won’t be the world’s most expensive player’s first appearance at Turf Moor.

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Ryburn beat Red Star

Ryburn beat Red Star

Ryburn United continued their preparations for a Challenge Cup final date with Shelf FC by beating Hebden Royd Red Star 4-2 at Ripponden Wood in the Halifax AFL last night.

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Sam Vokes is upended by Everton goalkeeper Joel

Clarets striker Sam Vokes is looking at the bigger picture

Sam Vokes is aware of the stigma surrounding Burnley’s away form in the Premier League but the striker is focussing on the bigger picture.

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Clarets skipper Tom Heaton

Goals against elite a sign of growth!

Burnley’s ability to breach the Premier League’s elite on the road is a sign of the club’s growth says skipper Tom Heaton.

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Brighouse Town v goole pic 1 mike fish far right scores ist of his two goals

Brighouse fight goes to final game

Brighouse Town extended their unbeaten run in the Evo-Stik NPL’s First Division North to 12 games yesterday with a 2-1 home win over Goole.

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Beehive's Simon Gerrard tries to hold off Lee Mount's hat-trick man Callum Meade

Meade fires Mount to title

Lee Mount are heading back to the top flight in the Ziggy’s Metro Cars Halifax Sunday League as champions.

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Football - Junction (orange) v Ivy House. Steve Kelly for Junction and Isaac Nichol for Ivy House.

Lees joy at Ivy’s climb

Ivy House clinched the Halifax AFL Division Two title in emphatic fashion on Saturday, romping to a 5-0 win away to Junction Athletic with four of the goals in the first half.

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