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Duke Held At Home By Wardleworth

February 16, 2013
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Duke Held At Home By Wardleworth

The Duke drew 2-2 with Wardleworth in the cup last week. In awful conditions at Heywood Leisure Centre, there was never any chance of much football being played but both sides stuck to the task well and there were few bad tackles in the mud. Duke’s goals came from Dave Kilcourse and Andy Mullen. Tomorrow they travel to Highfield.

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Celtic Thirds Overcome Bad Start To Beat Parrswood

January 6, 2013
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Celtic Thirds Overcome Bad Start To Beat Parrswood

Hooley Bridge Celtic 3rds overcame a poor start to win a thriller against Parrswood Celtic 3rds on the top pitch at Heywood Leisure Centre. The visitors scored an early goal as veteran Jon Lumb’s usually well-marshalled defence had a shocker. But Ryan Carden equalised with a typically well-taken goal before Parrswood took the lead again. Aston Roger scored the first of two as he outpaced the visiting defence to make it level at the break. Parrswood only came with 11 men and the second period saw them falter. Carden and Roger scored their second and Celtic cruised to a 4-2…

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