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Ryburn set target for Shelf FC

Ryburn United completed what they hope will be a title-winning Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL campaign with a 3-2 win at Greetland last night.

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Parkin’s superb final winner

Parkin’s superb final winner

A missile of a strike by Will Parkin from fully 25 yards gave Shelf FC Reserves a 2-1 win over Flying Dutchman in a highly entertaining Ziggy’s Metro Cars Invitation Cup final last night.

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Brighouse Town v Ramsbottom''Adam Field

Ibrahim keeps pot boiling

Brighouse Town made it five wins from seven games in April thanks to Mohammed Ibrahim’s added-time goal last night.

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Stoke City 1, Burnley 1

The Clarets secured another point in their push for European football, securing a 1-1 draw at the Britannia Stadium, but it seems that their route in the competition will now be through the qualifying rounds.

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Ory’s golden goals for Plummet

Ory’s golden goals for Plummet

FC Plummet Line were crowned Halifax AFL Division Two champions in only their second season when they beat AFC Crossley’s Reserves 4-1 at Illingworth Sports Club on Saturday.

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Football - Sowerby Bridge v Calder 76. Damian Watkins for Sowerby Bridge and George Hampshire for Calder.

Big win for Shelf FC in title bid

Shelf FC’s hectic schedule showed few signs of catching up with them as they inflicted a 7-0 defeat on visitors Midgley United in the Premier Division of the Halifax AFL on Saturday.

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Elland pair in Shay showdown

Elland pair in Shay showdown

This season’s Halifax FA Albert Crabtree Saturday Cup final will be an all-Elland affair.

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Toiwn v Prescot Cables''pic 2 Mohammed ibrahim scores towns second

Brighouse’s home hat-trick chance

Brighouse Town haven’t given their home fans too much to cheer about this season but Vill Powell’s side have a chance tof complete an eight-day hat-trick at the Yorkshire Payments Stadium tomorrow.

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Powell’s job ‘never in doubt’

Powell’s job ‘never in doubt’

BRIGHOUSE TOWN are retaining their manager Vill Powell and his backroom staff for next season.

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Full-time: Clarets 1 Chelsea 2

Burnley's impressive winning streak in the Premier League was brought to an end at Turf Moor as Chelsea stopped the hosts from climbing in to the top six.
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Burnley boss Sean Dyche

Europa League entry would be a 'huge badge of honour', says Burnley boss Dyche

Gaining access in to the Europa League would be a huge badge of honour for the Clarets according to boss Sean Dyche.

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Burnley's Jack Cork

Clarets midfielder Cork seeking double over dethroned champions Chelsea

The Clarets will break in to the Premier League's top six should they complete the double over dethroned champions Chelsea and midfielder Jack Cork feels that would be a glowing marker of the club's achievements this term.

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Burnley boss Sean Dyche is all smiles

Burnley boss Dyche could smell change in the air ahead of season opener at Stamford Bridge

Sean Dyche could smell change in the air ahead of Burnley's opening game of the season against champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
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Burnley manager Sean Dyche reacts from his technical area at Turf Moor

Self-proclaimed 'old school' Burnley boss Dyche has never felt so modern!

Self-professed 'old school' Burnley boss Sean Dyche says that the core principles of his squad have made him feel like the most modern manager in the business.

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Shelf FC maintain title hopes

Shelf FC maintain title hopes

Shelf FC maintained their distant pursuit of Ryburn United in the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL title race with a 7-3 win away to Hebden Royd Red Star last night.

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Wins for Ryburn and Shelf FC

Wins for Ryburn and Shelf FC

Ryburn United are 17 points clear at the top of the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL after winning their penultimate Premier Division match of the season last night.

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Brighouse clinch safety

Brighouse clinch safety

A 2-0 home win over Clitheroe last night means Brighouse Town are safe from the drop in Evo-Stik North.

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Actions from Midgley United v Calder 76, at Midgley. Pictured is Jordan Pettifor and Joe Lally

Tynan double boosts Ryburn

Ryburn United overcame a tricky hurdle in their title quest and ended Shelf United’s hopes with a 3-1 win in the battle of the Halifax AFL’s top two on Saturday.

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Actions from St Columba's AFC v Junction, at Natty Lane, Illingworth. Pictured is Scott Holmes, lines up a goal

Saints go marching in

St Columba’s secured promotion from Division Two of the Halifax AFL on Saturday with a hard fought 2-0 winner-takes-all victory over Junction Inn.

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