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Aswat fires hat-trick as Youth secure bragging rights in Memorial Trophy

Savile Youth earned the bragging rights as they defeated neighbours Savile Town 4-1 in the Spen Valley Memorial Trophy last Saturday.

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Sent-off: Kalvin Phillips.

Leeds United made to pay penalty at Brighton

Two penalties put away by Glenn Murray and Tomer Hemed ensured Leeds United suffered a defeat on a miserable night on the south coast at Brighton.

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Littletowns Joe Jagger beats Drighlingtons Michael Burnell to set up an attack during Saturdays West Riding County FA Challenge Cup clash, which saw the Beck Laners progress to the last 16. Pictures: Paul Butterfield

Littletown and Hopton seal County Challenge Cup wins

Littletown and Lower Hopton progressed to the West Riding County Challenge Cup fourth round last Saturday.

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Paul Riordan, of St John Fisher takes down the nets after their West Riding County Cup tie with Heckmondwike was called off.Pictures: Paul Butterfield

Fisher and Woodkirk fly Heavy Woollen flag in WR County Cup

St John Fisher, Woodkirk Valley and Wellington Wesgate are flying the Heavy Woollen Sunday League flag in the West Riding County FA Sunday Cup.

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Overthorpe Sports Clubs Sam Sweeney heads wide as the Hanging Heaton CC defence look on during the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Championship clash which the home side won 6-1.

Overthorpe hit cricketers for six as they begin to climb Championship table

Overthorpe Sports Club earned their third win in the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Championship, coming from behind to defeat Hanging Heaton CC 6-1.

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Leeds United players celebrate their second goal that clinched victory against Aston Villa and took them to fourth place.

Emerging Leeds United ready to take aim at top three

After victory over Aston Villa lifted Leeds United up to fourth place in the EFL Championship the resurgent Whites are now setting their sights on climbing even higher in the next week.

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Steve Wales scored his eighth goal of the season against Handsworth.

Liversedge slip to home defeat against Parramore

Liversedge slipped to a 4-1 defeat at home to Handsworth Parramore in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division last Saturday.

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Kemar Roofe heads in his first goal for Leeds United as the Whites beat Aston Villa.

Roofe raises Leeds United into top four

Kemar Roofe’s first goal in a competitive match for Leeds United sent the Whites on the way to victory over Aston Villa at Elland Road.

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Westgate 23s Jack Clough rises above the Scholes defence but heads wide during last Sundays Heavy Woollen Challenge Trophy defeat against the Division Two leaders at New Popplewell Lane.  Pictures: Paul Butterfield

Chickenley and Mirfield secure Challenge Cup semi-final places

AFC Chickenley powered into the Heavy Woollen Challenge Cup semi-finals with a 6-0 win at Clifton Rangers last Sunday.

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Scholes Athletics Kieren Armitage skips past Westgate defenders Jack Clough and Craig Reynolds.

Jagger bags four as Heaton climb to third with victory over Fisher Reserves

Hanging Heaton Cricket Club climbed to third place in the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Championship after a 6-3 victory over St John Fisher Reserves.

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Aswat bags five goals as Savile Youth secure victory in Spen Memorial Trophy

Aswat bags five goals as Savile Youth secure victory in Spen Memorial Trophy

Savile Youth lie second place of the Spen Valley Memorial Trophy Group A following a 7-1 win over Norfolk last Saturday.

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Krissy Angus on the ball for Overthorpe Sports Clubs Sunday side during last weeks thrilling Championship clash against The Yorkshireman, which the home side won 6-5.  Picture: Dave Jewitt

Bugg hat-trick helps Lower Hopton seal derby success

Lower Hopton turned on the style to secure a 7-0 derby win over Overthorpe Sports in the West Riding County Amateur League Premier Division last Saturday.

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Kemar Roofe fires in a shot for Leeds United at Liverpool. Picture Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United boss Monk proud of players in battling cup defeat at Liverpool

Leeds United head coach Garry Monk was proud of his players despite seeing the Whites’ Wembley dreams ended with a 2-0 defeat against Liverpool at Anfield.

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Andrea Radrizzani at Elland Road.

Confirmed: Businessman Radrizzani wants to buy half of Leeds United

Andrea Radrizzani, the Italian businessman linked with a takeover of Leeds United, has finally confirmed his intention to buy into the Elland Road club.

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Joe Walton scored twice in Liversedge's win at Retford last Saturday.

Liversedge are back on track with away victory

Liversedge ended a five-match winless run with an impressive 5-1 win away to Retford United last Saturday.

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Souleymane Doukara celebrates scoring Leeds United's second goal at Rotherham. Photo: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds United survive late scare to win at Rotherham

Leeds United climbed up to fifth place in the EFL Championship when they survived a late scare to beat 10-man Rotherham United 2-1 to win for the first time at the AESSEAL New York Stadium.

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Thornhill United's Chris Goodwin in action during his side's 3-1 defeat to Forthergill Whittles in Huddersfield League Division Four last Saturday.
Pic: Dave Jewitt

Savile Youth lose and miss chance to move joint top of Spen Valley Premier

Savile Youth missed the chance to move joint top of the Spen Valley League Premier Division when they suffered a 4-3 defeat at Girlington last Saturday.

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Birstall Cricket Club  moved up to second place in the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Premier Division after a 3-2 victory over Woodman Batley Carr.

Naivigation have the edge over Chickenley in thrilling Brook Butler Cup clash

Navigation won a 13-goal thriller against AFC Chickenley in the Heavy Woollen District FA Brook Butler Cup third round last Sunday.

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Kalvin Phillips battles for the ball with Matt Richie during Leeds United's game against Newcastle.

Leeds United look for reaction on league and cup travels

With the international breaks over now for the winter months it is all systems go for Leeds United as they look to press on in their challenge on all fronts in the coming weeks.

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Rhys Davies slotted home a second half penalty to draw Liversedge level during their Northern Counties East League Premier Division game against Albion Sports

Liversedge denied victory by Albion’s injury time goal

Liversedge conceded an injury time goal as they had to settle for a point from their trip to Albion Sports last Saturday.

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