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Late comeback clinches place in the next round

Shirebrook fought back from a half-time deficit to progress in the FA Vase with a 3-1 win over Long Eaton United.

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Boss happy as Brentnall fires Welfare to victory

Boss happy as Brentnall fires Welfare to victory

Josh Brentnall’s close-range strike just before half-time was enough for Blidworth Welfare to earn their third win of the season in the South Division of the Central Midlands League.

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Wasted chances crucial in defeat

For the second successive week Rainworth Welfare paid for their inability to convert chances into goals.

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Alfreton Town manager, John McDermott.

Boss blasts players after loss

Disappointed Alfreton Town manager John McDermott said his players failed to do their jobs as the Reds lost their first game in eight outings when they were beaten 2-1 at Spennymoor Town in the National League North.

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Danny Rose celebrates after scoring the winner late on in the second half.

OPINION: Mansfield Town beginning to look like a top-seven side

Mansfield Town boss Steve Evans said in the week that this season’s line-up in League Two was the strongest for a few years.

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Action from Teversals 3-1 win at home to Holwell Sports on Saturday. (PHOTO BY: Keith Parnill)

Cockerill’s late goals win it for patient Teversal

Patience was a virtue for Teversal as two late goals by Dave Cockerill finally broke the resistance of Holwell Sports and earned a 3-1 win in the East Midlands Counties League on Saturday.

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Action from Clipstones ninth defeat on the spin at home to Athersley. (PHOTO BY: Andy Sumner)

Nine defeats in nine games for calamitous Clipstone

Another bad day at the office for calamitous Clipstone resulted in their ninth defeat on the spin at the foot of the Premier Division in the Toolstation Northern Counties League on Satrday.

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Four-goal Shirebrook back to winning ways

Four-goal Shirebrook back to winning ways

Goals from man-of-the-match Tom Cooke, Chris Timmons and a Kieran Watson double helped Shirebrook to a 4-1 win against Brigg Town in Division One of the Northern Counties East League.

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White’s late save earns Bulls an FA Cup replay

White’s late save earns Bulls an FA Cup replay

AFC Mansfield were due to travel to Rushall Olympic last night for an FA Cup Second Qualifying Round replay after a goalless draw at the Forest Town Arena on Saturday.

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Blidworth beaten by two goals in two minutes

Blidworth beaten by two goals in two minutes

Blidworth Welfare allowed a lead to slip as they were beaten 2-1 at Eastwood Community, the winner coming courtesy of a long-range Chay Bettridge lob.

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Everything but the finish for Rainworth Welfare

Rainworth Welfare rued their inability to convert chances as they lost to the only goal of the game at Garforth Town in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division

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Alfreton Town manager, John McDermott.

Late leveller earns cup replay

Alfreton Town were given a massive scare by AFC Rushden and Diamonds in the second qualifying round of the FA Cup before fighting back to earn a replay with a late equaliser.

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Captain Matt Wilson led by example with a fine defensive display as AFC Mansfield drew 1-1 at Bridlington Town.

10-man Bulls battle to hold on to away point

Neither Bridlington Town or AFC Mansfield could land a knockout blow as two of this season’s Northern Counties East League Premier Division heavyweights battled out a 1-1 draw at Queensgate.

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Hat-trick lifts six-hit Selston up to sixth

Dominic Airey grabbed a hat-trick as Selston moved up to sixth in the East Midlands Counties League with a 6-1 victory at Borrowash Victoria.

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A desperate dive by Gainsborough keeper Henrich Ravas can't stop Brendon Daniels' free kick from giving Alfreton a four-goal lead.

“Fantastic” Reds hit four in first 25 minutes

Alfreton Town stormed into a four-goal lead within 25 minutes against Gainsborough Trinity at the lmpact Arena on Saturday, climbing to eighth spot in National League North after gaining ten points from their last four outings.

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Frustrating Vase exit for toothless Rainworth

Rainworth’s frustrating start to the season continued as they rebuild the team after last season’s battle with relegation.

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Home defeat ends Trinity’s resurgence

Ten-man Gainsborough Trinity slipped to second-from-bottom of the National League North on Tuesday evening after a 3-0 home defeat to mid-table Bradford Park Avenue.

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Ollerton Towns Sean Dickinson on the ball during the 1-1 draw with local-derby rivals, FC Bolsover. (PHOTO BY: DC Photography, Retford)

Ten-man Bolsover hold on to draw in derby duel with Ollerton

Honours were even and the points were shared when close rivals Ollerton Town and ten-man FC Bolsover continued their pleasing starts to the new season in a Toolstation Northern Counties East League, First Division derby.

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Ladies hit seven goals in Premier debut

Ollerton Town Ladies marked their first match of the season with a 7-0 win over Mansfield Hosiery Mills following promotion to the Premier Division of the East Midlands Women’s Regional League.

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Ex-Stags star stands in way of Bulls in FA Cup

Ex-Stags star stands in way of Bulls in FA Cup

AFC Mansfield eased past East Midlands Counties side Dunkirk 4-0 in the first qualifying round of the FA Cup to set up a clash against former Mansfield Town star Liam Lawrence.

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