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Women’s round-up: Brighouse are basking in FA Cup scalp glory

Another notable FA Cup scalp has propelled Brighouse Town into a fourth-round tie at Super League One side Sunderland, after seeing off Derby County 3-1.

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Harlow Hill goalscorer, Tendai Irvine Machama. PIC: Adrian Murray

Harrogate League: All square as Pateley bridge gap to dent Thirsk Falcons’ title hopes

Pateley Bridge stormed back from three goals down to dent Thirsk Falcons’ Harrogate & District League Premier Division title hopes.

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Alwoodley's 
Tom McKenna. PIC: Steve Riding

County Cups: History-making Alwoodley follow in Leeds Medics’ footsteps

ALWOODLEY BECAME only the second Yorkshire Amateur League side in history to reach the quarter-finals of the West Riding FA County Challenge Cup, just seven days after Leeds Medics & Dentists had become the first, writes LEE SOBOT.

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Glenn Hendrix scores in Whitkirk Wanderers' 4-1 win over Brighouse Old Boys in West Yorkshire League Division One. PIC: Steve Riding

West Yorkshire League: Numbers game not adding up for Field

THE West Yorkshire League’s 2015 champions Field are suffering a huge player shortage, compounded by two manager departures this season.

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Kippax's Danny Marchant closes down Main Line Social's Gareth Mattison. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Whitkirk in running for title after 
a walkover

Whitkirk Wanderers Sunday trail Jubilee Premier leaders Hope Inn Whites only on goal difference after being awarded a home walkover against Kirkstall Crusaders.

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Colton's Chris Hicks tries a shot on goal during Saturday's 4-2 Hancock Cup defeat at Shire Reserves. PIC: Steve Riding

Yorkshire Amateur: Grangefield steal St Bede’s thunder in Marflitt Trophy quarter-finals

Premier Division Grangefield Old Boys scraped through to the semi-finals of the Marflitt Trophy with a thunderous win over second-tier St Bede’s on penalties.

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Sunday round-up: Hunslet Club edge out Corpus Christi in penalty shootout

Sunday round-up: Hunslet Club edge out Corpus Christi in penalty shootout

HUNSLET Club squeezed into the West Riding FA County Sunday Trophy fourth round by edging a penalty shoot out at home to Leeds Combination League Division Two rivals FC Corpus Christi.

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Ryan Clay shoots for Wyke Wanderers against visitors Wetherby Athletic. PIC: Steve Riding

West Riding Cup/West Yorkshire League: On-the-spot Rawdon shoot down ‘big guns’

RAWDON OLD Boys caused their own shock on FA Cup weekend as a 5-4 victory on penalties at home to ‘big guns’ Leeds City sealed a place in the quarter-finals of the West Riding FA County Challenge Cup.

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Morley Town Reserves' 
James Barstow shoots at Yorkshire Amateur rivals Garforth Crusaders. PIC: Steve Riding

Yorkshire Amateur League: Six-goal Drig’ seize the day against Stanley

Drighlington seized the initiative at the top of the Yorkshire Amateur Premier Division with a 6-3 win over second-placed Stanley United, writes TOM HARLE.

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James Allan scores for Beeston

Premier Division side Sherburn White Rose are targeting signings from the semi-professional Northern Counties East League, as they look to arrest their West Yorkshire League slump, writes JAMIE WOODHOUSE.

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Rothwell goalkeeper Dan Greaves saves from Dom Creamer of Wetherby Athletic during Saturday's West Yorkshire League Division One encounter. PIC: Steve Riding

West Yorkshire League: Wetherby Athletic on right track despite Jekyll and Hyde displays

West Yorkshire League Division One club Wetherby Athletic, were left dumbfounded after their 3-1 defeat to Rothwell.

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Slideshow: Swillington v Old Centralians

Enjoy a picture slideshow from the game between Swillington and Old Centralians in the West Yorkshire League

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Goals picture special 2nd - 3rd December

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

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Trinity Athletic's Lauren Colton. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Women’s Football: Makeshift Vixens are out-foxed by hosts Fylde

makeshift Guiseley Vixens were dumped out of FA Cup as a late goal in each half saw them lose out 2-0 at league rivals Fylde.

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Yorkshire Amateur League: No-nonsense ref’ Smith keeps derby foes on their toes

Grangefield Old Boys took the bragging rights in a full-blooded 2-1 win in their Premier Division derby against struggling Stanningley.

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Leeds Combination League: Super sub’ Richards raises the benchmark

Kirkstall Crusaders Academy did anything but cruise past FC West Leeds in the first round of the Mawson Cup, edging a six-goal thriller, 4-2, to set up a second-round clash with Pudsey Athletic.

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West Yorkshire League: Hunslet are aiming to consolidate top-five status

West Yorkshire Premier Division side Hunslet Club are determined to turn potential into results after the winter break.

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Goals picture special 25th - 26th November

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

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Steve Phillips scores an early goal for Garforth Crusaders past East Ardsley Wanderers goalkeeper Marc Wilkinson. PIC: Steve Riding

Yorkshire Amateur League: Kieran nets Stanley United winner right on cue

Kieran Wright’s last-gasp winner condemned hosts Alwoodley to a smash-and-grab 3-2 defeat at the hands of ten-man Stanley United in the Premier Division.

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Ryan Barker, of Hall Green United, takes a tumble after being fouled by Swillington's Sean O'Neill. PIC: Steve Riding

West Yorkshire League: Ilkley eye long-term step up to semi-pro’ level

Back-to-back cup defeats are a minor setback in a journey that will see Ilkley Town make the transition to semi-professional football in the coming years.

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