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Former Gladiator Max Hunt’s return to his former club was a personally memorable one as he capped what in the end was a comfortable Rams’ win by scoring the fourth Derby goal.

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Derby County cruise to comfortable win at Matlock Town

Derby County cruise to comfortable win at Matlock Town

Former Gladiator Max Hunt’s return to his former club was a personally memorable one as he capped what in the end was a comfortable Rams’ win by scoring the fourth Derby goal.

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Matlock vs Sheffield United - Diego De-Girolamo scores from the spot - Pic By James Williamson

Bucks ‘mean business’ as club seal deal for ex-Blade

Buxton FC have made a statement of intent with the signing of Diego De Girolamo, believes Paul Phillips.

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Matlock Town test young Mansfield Town side as players get good work-out

Matlock Town test young Mansfield Town side as players get good work-out

It’s difficult to assess what the season has in store for the Gladiators who fielded 22 players with separate elevens in each half.

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Dave Hoole happy as Matlock Town draw with young Mansfield Town side

Dave Hoole happy as Matlock Town draw with young Mansfield Town side

Matlock boss Dave Hoole was happy with his team’s performance in their opening pre season game which ended all square against a youthful Mansfield Town eleven on Tuesday night.

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‘He’s a leader and we want as many of those as we can get’

‘He’s a leader and we want as many of those as we can get’

Belper Town manager Grant Black has described new signing Jacob Sturgess as a “leader”.

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New Belper boss Grant Black

Quality on show from Black’s new recruits

Following a very positive supporters’ questions evening last Thursday, a handful of Belper fans had a first taste of what is to come as new manager Grant Black kicked off pre-season with a visit to South Normanton last Saturday.

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Matlock Town snap up young goalkeeper from Lincoln City

Matlock Town snap up young goalkeeper from Lincoln City

Matlock Town have completed the signing of goalkeeper Richard Walton from League Two Lincoln City.

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Matlock Town v Halesowen Town'Evo-Stik Premier Division'Saturday 4th October 2014'Autoworld Arena, Causeway Lane, Matlock, Derbyshire.''The Twigg Stand inside Matlock Town's Autoworld Arena ground.''Picture by Dan Westwell

Gladiators start 2018/19 Evo-Stik Premier season on home soil

Matlock Town have been handed home games against Lancastrian sides on the first two Saturdays of the new Evo-Stik NPL Premier Division season.

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Matlock Town FC v Coalville Town FC, pictured is Ricky German

Matlock Town ready and eager to get game time under their belt

Matlock Town boss Dave Hoole says his side are ready and eager for some game time as they step up their pre-season plans.

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Josh Clackstone pictured in action for former club Hull City. Picture Bruce Rollinson

‘Reds squad full of quality’

Alfreton Town boss Billy Heath believes he has a squad “full of quality” as he prepares his troops for the 2018/19 National League North campaign.

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Local clubs set out on the FA Cup trail

Local clubs now know who they will be facing at the start of their 2018/19 Emirates FA Cup trail after the first two draws of the competition were made.

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Sheffield United sign promising Matlock teenager

Sheffield United sign promising Matlock teenager

Matlock Town’s academy success continues following 16-year-old Zak Brunt’s move to Sheffield United.

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Groundsman Lee Watson, with one of his former trophies, hard at work at Clay Cross Town.

Another award for Clay Cross groundsman Watson

Renowned groundsman Lee Watson has scooped another award for his grassroots work in the non-league game for Clay Cross Town Football Club.

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New FC Bolsover manager Matt Chatfield (right) and his assistant, Jake Henry.

New era gets under way at FC Bolsover

Pre-season training is in full swing at FC Bolsover as the club prepares for its second season in the Northern Counties East League under a new management team after a major restructuring.

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Billy Heath.

Quality over quantity as Alfreton edge closer to full squad

The signing of defender James Clifton this week has edged Alfreton Town boss Billy Heath closer to his ideal squad of 18 quality players.

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Boss Dave Hoole cannot wait to build his own Matlock Town squad

Boss Dave Hoole cannot wait to build his own Matlock Town squad

Dave Hoole is relishing the challenge of building his own Matlock Town squad ahead of his first full season at non league Step Three level with the Gladiators.

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Selston's outgoing chairman Mark Wilson with manager Craig Weston

Selston chairman steps down in committee reshuffle

It is the end of an era at Selston FC.

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OPINION: Allen impresses with Talbot U-turn, whilst Evatt impresses with landing his first managerial job

Five weeks after an experienced and popular trio were shown the door upon the arrival of Martin Allen at Chesterfield, broken hearts were mended when one of them made an unanticipated return.

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Building for the future at international festival

Building for the future at international festival

AFC Dronfield under-11s joined an international line up at Doncaster Rovers’ Festival Of Sport, which included juniors from professional clubs —such as Manchester City, Manchester United, Leeds United, Sheffield Wednesday, Sheffield United, and Benfica.

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