Local

Local Football

Match gallery: Alfreton Town 0 Worcester City 0

Alfreton Town manager Nicky Law called for his side to show more consistency after a goalless draw left them four points clear of the National League North relegation zone, but with games in hand.

Local 1

Match gallery: Matlock Town beaten by Workington

A late goal and a red card hit Matlock Town’s Northern Premier League play-off hopes as they were beaten 2-1 by visitors Workington — a second successive home defeat.

Local 1
Craig Westcarr, who missed a late penalty, in action for Alfreton Town against Worcester City on Saturday. (PHOTO BY: Mark Fear)

ALFRETON TOWN FANS’ REACTION: goalless draw a missed opportunity

Alfreton Town fans were left disappointed after their bottom-end-of-the-table battle with Worcester City in the National League North finished in a goalless draw.

Local
Niall Heaton's header goes wide of the target for Alfreton Town in their goalless draw against Worcester City. PHOTO: Mark Fear Photography

Reds pay the penalty in goalless stalemate

Alfreton Town manager Nicky Law called for his side to show more consistency after a goalless draw left them four points clear of the National League North relegation zone, but with games in hand.

Local 1
.

Westcarr penalty saved as Reds are held

Alfreton Town were held to a 0-0 home draw by fellow strugglers Worcester City today.

Local 1
Matlock Town v Corby, joint manager Glenn Kirkwood

Matlock Town targeting play-off push

Matlock Town are stepping up their push for an end-of-season play-off place as the distraction of cup final dies away.

Local 1
Marcus Dinanga hit his 21st goal of the season.

Matlock Town knock Chesterfield out of Derbyshire Senior Cup

Matlock Town set up a Derbyshire Senior Cup semi-final tie with holders Alfreton Town after being Chesterfield 4-2.

Local 1
Kallum Mantack in action for Alfreton.

Alfreton loanee Mantack returns to Oldham

Defender Kallum Mantack has returned to League One strugglers Oldham Athletic after an impressive spell on loan at Vanarama National League North Alfreton Town.

Local 1
Top scorer Lee Clay forces home Clay Cross Towns seventh goal.

Ruthless Clay Cross tame Lions to step up title challenge

Ruthless Clay Cross Town showed no mercy on bottom-of-the-table Welbeck Lions, striding to a convincing 8-0 win to step up their title challenge.

Local 2
Niall Heaton, who scored Alfreton Towns goal in their narrow 2-1 defeat at Boreham Wood in the last 32 of the Buildbase FA Trophy.

Cruel last-minute winner robs FA Trophy braves Alfreton

A heartbreaking goal in the last minute robbed underdogs Alfreton Town of an excellent draw in their Buildbase FA Trophy, Second Round tie at Boreham Wood on Saturday.

Local 1
Marcus Dinanga scored twice in the defeat.

Barrow hit three in eight minutes to deny Matlock Town a famous upset

The glorious cup run may have come to an end, but Matlock left Barrow with their heads held firmly high after they gave their Conference National hosts an almighty scare in their 3-2 defeat.

Local
Gainsborough Trinity v Alfreton Town FC

FEATURE: Alfreton Town FA Trophy history

Alfreton Town travel to Boreham Wood in the second round of the FA trophy on Saturday as they look to keep their Wembley dream alive.

Local
Matlock Town v Corby, joint manager Craig Hopkins

Gladiators aiming to take a step nearer to Wembley dream

Matlock Town are flying the Evo-Stik NPL flag on Saturday as the League’s remaining sole survivors in the FA Trophy.

Local 1
Lee Watson, of Clay Cross Town, winner of the national accolade in 2015.

Grassroots football’s unsung heroes honoured by groundsman of year awards

The time has come again to recognise and honour the unsung heroes of football groundsmanship in grassroots football across Derbyshire.

Local 2

Match gallery: Selston 2 Matlock Town Reserves 1

Central Midlands League South Division leaders Selston recovered from a Christmas defeat against Swanwick to defeat Matlock Town Reserves 2-1.

Local
Alfreton Town manager Nicky Law.

Defeat was a calamity, says Alfreton Town manager Law

Angry Alfreton Town boss Nicky Law blasted his side’s defending after a 6-3 defeat at Harrogate Town.

Local 1
Shirebrook Town secure first win of 2017

Shirebrook Town secure first win of 2017

Shirebrook secured their first win of 2017 after defeating Campion FC 1-0.

Local
Two equalisers not enough for Shiners

Two equalisers not enough for Shiners

Linby edged out Central Midlands League South rivals South Normanton 3-2 in a game that threatened to boil over.

Local
Matlock Town v Corby, Adam Yates

Matlock Town suffer surprise home defeat to Corby Town

Matlock Town were beaten 2-1 at home to lowly Corby Town on Saturday after a disappointing day for the Gladiators

Local 1
Goalkeeper Ross Etheridge, who made some vital saves to help Alfreton Town to victory.

New Year relief for Alfreton Town in match of three penalties

Relieved Alfreton Town started 2017 with a valuable 3-2 home win over fellow strugglers AFC Telford United to ease the pressure towards the wrong end of the National League, North Division table.

Local 1
Load more