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Leeds United in strong position at break time

Leeds United head into their last international break of the season in fine spirits and with promotion hopes very much intact after possibly their best win yet under head coach Garry Monk.

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Chris Wood celebrates his second goal with Leeds United team-mate Souleymane Doukara.

Wood spot on to clinch huge win for Leeds United

Another double from top scorer Chris Wood saw Leeds United to a massive 2-0 home victory over top two team Brighton.

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Mirfield Town launch an attack against Linthwaite in the Heavy Woollen Challenge Sunday Cup semi-final. Pic: Dave Jewitt.

Woodman record back-to-back victories to pull clear of Premier danger zone

Woodman Batley Carr boosted their hopes of finishing outside the bottom two in the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Premier Division with a 2-1 win over fellow strugglers Navigation last week.

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Jack Allerton scored twice as Overthorpe defeated DRAM Community 3-2 in the battle of the bottom two sides in West Riding County Amateur League Premier Division last Saturday.

Hartshead secure crucial win in fight for promotion

Hartshead are closing in on promotion from West Yorkshire League Division One following a 1-0 win over third placed Kippax last Saturday.

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Chippendale on target in Palestino win

Chippendale on target in Palestino win

Palestino moved four points clear at the top of the Spen Valley League Premier Division thanks to a 1-0 win over Athletico last Saturday as Luke Chippendale scored the only goal of the game.

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Tom Brook headed Liversedge in front but Liversedge were held to a 1-1 draw by AFC Mansfield on Tuesday.

Liversedge aim to capitalise on run of games at Clayborn

Liversedge will aim to capitalise on a bizarre run of home games in their bid to secure a top eight finish in the Northern Counties East league Premier Division.

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Jack Gledhill scored two tries as Thornhill Trojans earned an impressive 33-10 victory over Cumbrian side Askam in National Conference League Division Two last Saturday.

Haigh and Gledhill lead the way as Thornhill seal fine win in Cumbria

Thornhill Trojans made the long trip to Cumbria to take on one of the National Conference League Division Two promotion favourites Askam.

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Leeds United's Kemar Roofe is challenged by QPR's Jake Bidwell. Picture: Simon Hulme

Monk draws positives from Leeds United stalemate

Leeds United edged a small step closer to their goal of making the EFL Championship play-offs, but were fortunate to pick up a point at home to Queens Park Rangers after failing to manage a single effort on target.

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Leeds United top scorer Chris Wood.

Wood expected to return as Leeds United aim to home in on promotion

Leeds United will be hoping their impressive home record can help them to still play a part in the race for an automatic promotion place in the remainder of this month.

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Kemar Roofe challenges Tim Ream for the ball in Leeds United's game at Fulham. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Cairney’s last-gasp strike denies Leeds United

Tom Cairney came back to haunt Leeds United again as he came up with a last-gasp goal to deny them what would have been a huge three points in their away game at Fulham.

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No more Champions League on terrestrial TV following £1.2bn BT deal

No more Champions League on terrestrial TV following £1.2bn BT deal

The Champions League is set to vanish from terrestrial TV following BT Sport’s £1.2bn deal for the rights to show Europe’s top football competition.

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Chris Wood celebrates his second goal at Birmingham with team-mates.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Wood at the double as Leeds United win at Birmingham

Chris Wood’s double strike and a first goal in English football from Alfonso Pedraza earned Leeds United another three points with a 3-1 victory at Birmingham City.

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Holliday’s extra time strike sends Norristhorpe to final

Holliday’s extra time strike sends Norristhorpe to final

Norristhorpe Reserves reached the Yorkshire Amateur League’s Hodgson Cup final with a thrilling extra time victory over Cleckheaton neighbours West End Park last Saturday.

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Fox and Hounds warmed up for their crucial Wakefield League Division Two clash with leaders New Pot Oil this Saturday by thrashing Wakefield City 9-0 last week.

Ahmed bags all five goals for Inter but George are closing on Spen Valley title

George Healey can clinch the Spen Valley League Division One title on Saturday if they defeat Dewsbury West Side Reserves.

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Joe Walton scored his 26th goal of the season for Liversedge on Wednesday.

Late goal denies Liversedge victory at Bottesford

Liversedge were denied victory at Bottesford Town when the home side grabbed a late equaliser in Wednesday’s Northern Counties East League Premier Division encounter.

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Lee Brook bagged five goals as Overthorpe Sports defeated Clifton Rangers 6-5 to boost their chances of finishing third in the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Championship.

Brook bags five goals as Overthorpe Sports win thrilling Championship clash

Lee Brook struck five goals as Overthorpe edged an 11-goal thriller against Clifton Rangers in the Heavy Woollen Sunday League Championship.

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Chris Wood scores the winning goal for Leeds United against Sheffield Wednesday.

Leeds United hit the road as they look to cash in on big win

Having come through their big test against promotion rivals Sheffield Wednesday it is onto back to back away games now for Leeds United as they look to cement their place in the EFL Championship play-off places.

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Liversedge undone by Birstall lad Broadbent

Liversedge undone by Birstall lad Broadbent

Liversedge slipped to a 2-1 derby defeat away to Thackley in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division last Saturday.

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Chris Wood.

Wood shoots Leeds United to vital victory over Sheffield Wednesday

Chris Wood’s 23rd goal of the season earned Leeds United a valuable three points from a hard fought Yorkshire derby against Sheffield Wednesday.

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Joe Jagger bagged another hat-trick to his growing goals tally for the season as Littletown earned a superb 5-4 victory over Golcar United last Saturday and the Beck Lane side remain on course for a treble.

Littletown defeat league leaders and remain on course for treble

Littletown moved up to second place in the West Riding County Amateur League Premier Division thanks to a thrilling 5-4 win over leaders Golcar United at Beck Lane last Saturday.

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