Match Reports

August 2017

Report: Ashton United 1-1 Farsley Celtic Ashton United 1 - 1 Farsley Celtic By Thomas Ritchie,

Farsley Celtic fought back from a goal down to earn a crucial point against Ashton United on a warm evening at Hurst Cross.

First Home game of season Matlock Town 3 - 2 Hednesford Town By Tony Knowles,

Matlock secure the points !

Spoils shared Mossley 1 - 1 Colne By Matthew Hayton,

Lilywhites and Colne play out entertaining draw

Report: Clinical Clark Clinches City Point Lancaster City 2 - 2 Warrington Town By LCFC Media,

Gavin Clark was an unlikely goal-scoring hero on Tuesday night as the Dolly Blues fought back in injury time for a dramatic point.

King Pounces To Claim Victory Stamford 1 - 0 Carlton Town By Richard Curtis,

The first home game of the season sees the Daniels victorious. Writes Stephen Breden

Report: Winning Start for Champion Dollies Buxton 1 - 2 Lancaster City By LCFC Media,

If there was any doubt that the Dolly Blues wouldn't be able to hold their own in their new surroundings...

Whites lack bite as Peterborough force draw Lincoln United 0 - 0 Peterborough Sports By Lincoln United,

Lincoln United were held to a goalless draw by league newcomers Peterborough Sports FC in their opening home fixture of the season last night.

Canaries open season with a win Barwell 1 - 0 Whitby Town By Luke Pawley,

Ryan comes off bench to Seal the victory

Scholars off and running Kidsgrove Athletic 1 - 1 Chasetown By Paul Mullins,

Chasetown picked up their first point of the season but could easily have had all three.

STAMFORD 1-0 CARLTON TOWN - MATCH REPORT Stamford 1 - 0 Carlton Town By Alan Murphy,

John King struck nine minutes from time as Stamford inflicted a first defeat of the season on Carlton Town in a 1-0 win for the home side.

HONOURS EVEN AT SKEM Skelmersdale United 1 - 1 Trafford By Simon Driscoll,


Sheffield FC 2-2 Loughborough Dynamo Sheffield FC 2 - 2 Loughborough Dynamo By Brian Springthorpe,

Dynamo secure a deserved away point at Sheffield

Stourbridge 1 Matlock Town 1 Stourbridge 1 - 1 Matlock Town By Nigel Gregg,

Stourbridge overcame a poor start to earn a deserved share of the spoils against Matlock in this season opener.

Frickley 1 Cleethorpes Town 2 Frickley Athletic 1 - 2 Cleethorpes Town By Michael Johnson,

Rue de la missed chances

Down but not disheartened Glossop North End 2 - 0 Clitheroe By Peter Ryan,

By Chris Musson

Reds all at sea at Marine Marine 2 - 0 Workington By Paul Armstrong,

“Too many of our players were not at the races tonight,” was David Hewson’s honest assessment of Reds’ poor showing at College Road, where they failed to win for the first time in five league visits.

Nailers battle for goalless draw Leek Town 0 - 0 Belper Town By David Laughlin,

Belper Town secured their first point of the season with a battling performance at Harrison Park and thwarted a high energy Leek side who threw absolutely everything at the Nailers from the first minute, writes Nigel Oldrini.

REPORT | Savory Nets First Half Treble As Taddy Thrash Ossett Tadcaster Albion 7 - 1 Ossett Albion By Jay Taylor,

Tadcaster Albion bounced back from the opening day defeat in emphatic fashion to thump Ossett Albion at the i2i stadium.

Droylsden 3-1 Radcliffe Match Report: Droylsden 3 - 1 Radcliffe Borough By Joseph Haslam,

On a nice summers evening the hosts produce a comfortable win.

Bamber Bridge 6 - 1 Goole AFC (15/08/17) Bamber Bridge 6 - 1 Goole AFC By Ruth Hornby,

Brig hit 'em for 6!

Will comes off the bench to head the winner Witton Albion 1 - 0 Buxton By Phil Chadwick,

Match Report kindly supplied by: Andrew Simpson, Senior Sports Writer, Northwich Guardian

Colne Clinch a Point with Second Half Display at Mossley Mossley 1 - 1 Colne By Dave Priestley,

Colne came from behind to clinch a well deserved point at Mossley on Tuesday night to get their season rolling.

Coalville’s First Home Game Ends in Narrow Defeat Coalville Town 0 - 1 Stourbridge By Joel Moore,

A first half Jordan Archer strike was enough to condemn the Ravens to a second successive defeat.

Marine 2-0 Workington Marine 2 - 0 Workington By Ralph Rands,

Mariners bounce back with win over Reds at MTA...

Ashton on the Spot Ashton United 1 - 1 Farsley Celtic By Steve Hobson,

Robins again denied by penalty. Report by David Robinson

The Gingerbreads Win at Rushall Rushall Olympic 0 - 2 Grantham Town By Simon Hayes,

Adam Stevens named the same side that beat Marine on the opening day of the season.


Blues league campaign got off to a disappointing start with a 3-1 defeat at newly-promoted Alvechurch.

Royals 3 v 1 Shaw Lane Sutton Coldfield Town 3 - 1 Shaw Lane By SCT FC,

After an impressive opening game at home, Jamie Brannon reports on Saturdays game

CARLTON TOWN 3-0 SHEFFIELD - MATCH REPORT Carlton Town 3 - 0 Sheffield FC By Alan Murphy,

Carlton Town made their best start to a season for years as they comprehensively beat Sheffield 3-0 at Stoke Lane.

Stourbridge v Matlock Town Stourbridge 1 - 1 Matlock Town By Tony Knowles,

Seasons opener.

Coalville Defeated On The Opening Day At Farsley Farsley Celtic 3 - 1 Coalville Town By CTFC Admin,

The Ravens went down 3-1 on the opening day of the season at newly promoted Farsley Celtic

Whites open campaign with a convincing win Chasetown 1 - 3 Lincoln United By Lincoln United,

Lincoln United kicked off their new season with an outstanding 3-1 win over Chasetown FC. after Jack Wightwick sealed victory with a cheeky back-heel.

SKEM EDGED OUT IN CLOSE ENCOUNTER Brighouse Town 1 - 0 Skelmersdale United By Simon Driscoll,


Tulips Kickstart New Campaign With Superb Victory On The Road Stocksbridge Park Steels 0 - 2 Spalding United By Non-League Webmeister,

A sterling 2-0 victory away at Stocksbridge Park Steels on opening day of the 2017/18 season showed the Tulips mean business!...

Radcliffe 1 - 2 Bamber Bridge Radcliffe Borough 1 - 2 Bamber Bridge By Ruth Hornby,

It’s 3 points for Reno’s men in the season opener.

Lilywhites off to a flyer Kendal Town 2 - 5 Mossley By Matthew Hayton,

Kendal Town v Mossley

Nailers narrowly beaten on opening day Belper Town 0 - 1 Basford United By Dominic Hynes,

The Nailers’ season began with a tough 1-0 defeat to one of the title favourites Basford United.

Good start & 3 points for the Reds Prescot Cables 1 - 2 Ossett Town By Keith Mackie,

Prescot Cables 1 Ossett Town 2

Loughborough Dynamo 3-2 Bedworth United Loughborough Dynamo 3 - 2 Bedworth United By Brian Springthorpe,

Dynamo gain all three points in an entertaining game at the NSG

Newcastle Town 0 Frickley 1 Newcastle Town 0 - 1 Frickley Athletic By Michael Johnson,

Newcastle browned off by vintage Gavin Allott strike

Opening day draw Market Drayton Town 0 - 0 Stamford By Richard Curtis,

Stamford leave Shropshire with a point but it could have so easily been three. Writes Stephen Breden.

Radcliffe 1-2 Bamber Bridge Match Report: Radcliffe Borough 1 - 2 Bamber Bridge By Joseph Haslam,


Colne Crash to Colls on Opening Day Colne 0 - 2 Atherton Collieries By Dave Priestley,

Newly promoted Atherton Collieries got one over on their rivals Colne in the first game of the new season in the Evo-Stik North.

Reds start the season with a bang Workington 3 - 1 Halesowen Town By Paul Armstrong,

An explosive start paved the way for an opening day victory for Reds as they netted three goals in the first twenty minutes.

Cleethorpes Town 4-1 Gresley FC Cleethorpes Town 4 - 1 Gresley FC By William Spauls-Hollis,

Today, we started our new season and our first ever season in the Evo Stik league as we welcomed Gresley to the Bradley development centre.

REPORT | Late Free-Kick Stings Taddy On The Opening Day Ramsbottom United 2 - 1 Tadcaster Albion By Jay Taylor,

Jerome Wright’s audacious free-kick five minutes from time saw the Brewers slip to an opening day defeat at Ramsbottom United.

Tames' early penalty is cancelled out by Gordon's leveller Mickleover Sports 1 - 1 Witton Albion By Phil Chadwick,

Report by Andrew Simpson, Senior Sports Writer, The Northwich Guardian

Ashton bag point on the glorious Twelfth Hednesford Town 1 - 1 Ashton United By Steve Hobson,

Report by David Robinson

Clitheroe 2 - 0 Droylsden Clitheroe 2 - 0 Droylsden By Peter Ryan,

Flying start for Clitheroe

Opening day defeat after dominant first half Chasetown 1 - 3 Lincoln United By Paul Mullins,

It was an opening day defeat that could easily have been an opening day victory.

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