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Yorkshire Amateur League/Terry Marflitt Trophy: Morley given a good run for their money by third-tier Alwoodley Reserves

Morley Town were given a run for their money in the first round of the Marflitt Trophy, edging past Division One side Alwoodley Reserves 4-3.

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Carey Huegett

Women’s Football: Thrilling cup ‘final repeat’ goes down to penalties

The West Riding County Cup began with a repeat of last year’s final and it certainly did not disappoint, as Champions Bradford City needed a penalty shoot-out to overcome Brighouse Town after a 2-2 draw.

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New Pudsey's Dave Thornton. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds Combination: Resurgent Kippax see off title wannabes Whitkirk

In the Jubilee Premier, Whitkirk Wanderers Sunday missed the chance to close the gap on league leaders Hope Inn Whites, losing 4-2 to a resurgent Kippax Sundays.

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Mount Pleasant's Adam Rawat. PIC: Paul Butterfield

Heavy Woollen: Mount make most of rivals’ cup commitments

With the majority of teams on District Cup duty, only five games took place in the Heavy Woollen Sunday League last weekend, writes ANDY WILSON.

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Action from East End Park v Whitkirk Wanderers in West Yorkshire League Division 1. PIC: Steve Riding

West Yorkshire League: Reid plans five-year pathway to success for Huddersfield YM

Huddersfield YM’s run of five wins in six matches is just a stepping stone in their mission towards bigger and better things, according to manager Mark Reid.

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Braiden Barry

Wakefield Sunday League: Superior Shepherds showcase early-season title credentials

top-of-the-table Fryston AFC suffered their first defeat of the campaign to unbeaten Shepherds Arms FC in the Premiership 1 match losing 3-1, writes DANIEL NORTON.

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Leeds United's Carey Huegett. PIC: Steve Gaunt/touchlinepics.com

Women’s Football: Honours even after fierce derby between Guiseley Vixens and Bradford City

A fierce West Yorkshire showdown between Guiseley Vixens and Bradford City saw the spoils shared in a 2-2 stalemate.

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Whitkirk's Sean Burton challenges Leeds City Rovers' Ferdinand Annor.
PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds Combination League: Unbeaten Hope Inn edge close encounter

Jubilee Premier League outfit Hope Inn Whites maintained their 100 per cent win ratio following a close encounter with Kippax Sundays.

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Overthorpe's Kristian Angus.

West Riding: Six-shooting pacesetters Salts pepper the City goal

There were only two games in the Premier Division with Salts extending their lead at the top to nine points as they eased to a 6-1 win against Wakefield City, writes TOM RITCHIE.

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Scott Murgatroyd, of Beeston, fires in a shot at Leeds City. PIC: Gary Longbottom

West Yorkshire League: Liddell still concerned despite big home win for Leeds City over leaders Beeston St Anthony’s

Leeds City manager Tom Liddell bemoaned his side’s lack of consistency after he watched his team thrash table-topping Beeston St Anthony’s 5-0 in a fractious clash on Saturday.

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Alwoodley's Callum Armstrong is denied a goal by  Farsley Celtic Juniors goalkeeper Jordan Wright. PIC: Gary Longbottom

Yorkshire Amateur League: Farsley’s fightback thwarts Alwoodley

Farsley Celtic Juniors pulled off a famous fightback victory over Alwoodley.

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Goals picture special

Take a look at the best match action pictures from the weekend.

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Wetherby Athletic Res v Headingley Rovers pictured back in August 2014 playing against each other in the Claro League , which closed down in the summer. Picture: Steve Riding.

Lee Sobot - Park Life: Loss of leagues is something that needs to be avoided in future

WELCOME back to our weekly local football supplement The Goals which is tinged with an element of sadness on its first week back.

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HIGH FIVE: Golcar United's Callum Meade

County Amateur: Salts sparkle as Meade goes high five for unbeaten Golcar

Salts continued their excellent start to the season with a 3-1 win over struggling Lepton Highlanders, writes THOMAS RITCHIE.

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Hat-trick hero Anees Younis gets a move going for Carlton in their 8-0 demolition of Pool. Picture: Steve Riding.

West Yorkshire League: Ilkley are now on the crest of a wave | Carlton wallop Pool

Ilkley Town captain Danny Bott has praised new players, their former professional and the club’s own ambition as contributing factors to their incredible start to the season.

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Rawdon Old Boys celebrate winning Division 2 of the West Yorkshire League... last season. Picture: Steve Riding.

West Yorkshire League: Rawdon Old Boys continuing journey towards ‘best team in Yorkshire’

RAWDON OLD BOYS are edging towards their ambition to become the best amateur football club in Yorkshire, believes chairman Ian Whitfield.

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My ball: Matt Horsfall wins the challenge for Leeds Modernians in their 3-2 West Yorkshire League defeat to Rawdon Old Boys.
Picture: Steve Riding

Saints pay the penalty for their sins

BEESTON St Anthony’s twice saw red and fell to just their second defeat of the season as bottom-of-the-table Hall Green United bagged a shock victory to claim their first win.

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Late strike keeps Guiseley Vixens waiting

GUISELEY Vixens remain in the Premier League North relegation zone after a 2-2 draw with bottom club Wolverhampton Wanderers, writes Connor-Craig Jackson.

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Well done: Barrie Frankland is congratulated after scoring from the touchline near the halfway line for HT Sports against Leeds City Rovers.
Picture: Steve Riding

Jones hat-trick for happy Wanderers

WHITKIRK WANDERERS signalled an early sign of their title intent as Scott Jones’s treble lit up a 4-1 victory at Chapeltown Fforde Grene in the Leeds Combination League Jubilee Premier.

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SKILLS: Farsley Celtic Girls Under 10s show off their skills in Albion Street.

Farsley Celtic Girls’ show off their skills to Leeds shoppers

A GIRLS’ football club that was boosted with a £1,000 grant showed off their talent to shoppers in a bid to get more people to apply for a community fund.

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