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Sunday December 9, 2018
Paul Turner fires Acregate into LFA Trophy Semis
Acregate Lane LC beat Highfield Social 2-1 in the LFA Sunday Trophy
Paul Turner scored both Acregate goals
Two goals from Paul Turner earned Acregate Lane LC a 2-1 win against Highfield Social and a place in the semi-finals of the LFA Sunday Trophy.
This win cannot be understated as Highfield Social sit in second spot in the Blackpool & Fylde Sunday Alliance with a 100% league record and they are three points behind leaders Ma Kellys Showboat with three games in hand. Acregate Lane beat Ma Kellys earlier in the competition.
Highfield took an early lead which they took into the interval, but Paul Turner levelled matters early in the second half and he got the winner with a great solo effort with 17 minutes to go. These goals brought Turners tally for the season to 22. A delighted Acregate manager Gary Duboulay said, “The lads were fantastic, make no mistake that was a tough one, but we dug in and got the result”.
Acregate will be joined in the semis by the winner of the Bamber Bridge United v Ribbleton game which has been postponed twice and will now be played on Sunday 6 January 2019 at UCLan Sports Arena.
Two games were played in the Syndicate Trust Youth Trophy, Tarleton Corinthians went down 3-2 at home to Lostock St Gerards thanks to goals from Byron Mason (2) and Adam Thomas with Callum Chisnall and George Sinclair on target for Corinthians. Winstanley Warriors beat Springfields 6-2.
Only five league games managed to beat he weather. Division 1 leaders Arkwrights beat Wyresdale Rangers 4-2 with goals from Chris Darwen, Billy Goth, Mark Taylor and Mike Jackson. Cameron Ross contributed a brace for Wyresdale. Five goals from Aamir Toorawa saw AFC Preston beast Waverley Park 7-3 in division 2, Toorawa has netted no less than 37 league goals to date this season. Aroon Hussain and Junaid Dalal added the others. Stephen Phoenix (2) and Rob Graham scored for Waverley. BAW Warton made it two wins on the bounce when they beat Rufford Park Rangers 4-1 in division 3 with Peter Austin, Lee Chapman, Joe Clamp and Michael Walton on target.
Two league games played in the youth section, Bolton County beat Euxton Villa 4-1 in youth division red where William Jackson, Ben Tomlinson, Blaise Amani and Tshiessi Tshife provided the goals with Matthew Ragsdale replying for Euxton. The only game played in youth division blue resulted in a 4-2 win for Gregson Lane against AC Preston. Jack Groundwater, James Finch (3) Jamie Diaj and Callum Moore scored for Gregson Lane with Filip Ral and Joseph McGuckian netting for AC Preston.
Round up and photos by Eamonn McNamara.
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Next League Meeting
|Mon 11th Feb 19|
Will be held at Acregate Lane Labour Club, Preston PR1 5QL, commencing at 8.00pm.
Guest Speaker ... Shaun Taylor from the LFA will explain the introduction of Sin Bins next season.
All clubs MUST be represented.
27 Jan 2019 - 11:00 K.O.
Preston Parks: -
South Ribble Parks: -
Bolton Parks: -
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Kit washing/Laundry ServiceOne Stop Laundry Services Ltd
Your kit collected from your club (or an address) at your convenient time, wash, dry and folded and returned back to you in time for your next game, for a small cost off £12.50 per kit.
Contact: Jay on 07970 352721 or 07960 696666.
Charter Standard StatusClubs interested in applying for Charter Standard Status are asked to telephone or e-mail Eamonn McNamara for details.
Team Kits & EquipmentIan Senior of SKkits is offering your own designed kit @ £36 per player (including VAT), all badges/numbers/sponsor logo''s, etc. included in latest sublimated method of production.
Ian also offers 30% discount to all member clubs on prices shown in current PRECISION TRAINING catalogue, which can be seen on SKkits.
You can contact Ian anytime on 07960 137232 or email Ian Senior.
Ian attends all our League Meetings and he provides a quick and reliable service to member clubs.
Players & Club Officials
Vernon Sports need a GoalkeeperDivision 1 side Vernon Sports, who play at Vernon Carus Sports Ground, Penwortham, are in urgent need of a goalkeeper. Can you help?
Contact: Steve Turton 07540 842706 or Chris Moon
Midgery Court FC looking for PlayersMidgery Court FC who are enjoying their first season in the league are looking for players to join their squad. They play their home games on Moor Park.
Contact: Stewart McMillan (Manager) on 07862 273306.
Astley & Buckshaw looking for PlayersAstley & Buckshaw FC (Youth Division Red), who play at the Astley Village Playing Fields are looking for players to add to their squad.
Contact: Ste Disley (Manager) on 07920 421594.
Kits for UgandaThe following clubs have donated kits and equipment to our Uganda Appeal where they will be gratefully received by the local footballers;
Wrea Green (4 Kits)
Warton Typhoons (7 kits)
Ashton Villa (3 kits)
Lostock St Gerards (6 kits)
Tanterton (8 kits)
Preston Muldoons (2 kits)
Mellor FC (5 kits)
Gregson Lane (3 kits)
Penwortham Hill Rovers (2 kits)
Springfields (8 kits)
Ashton on Ribble
Penwortham Town (16 kits)
Walton Athletic (3 kits)
Ribbleton Wanderers(2 kits)
Altrincham FC, SKkits (5 kits)
AFC Ashwood (2 kits)
Hunters (2 kits)
Mick Borwick (Various items)
George Nicholas (Various items)
Chorley Wanderers (8 kits)
Horwich St Marys
Brigg (4 Kits)
Acregate Lane LC
New Longton Rovers
Garstang (9 kits)
Fulwood Amateurs (3 kits)
Gregson Lane Wanderers (2 kits)
A total of 116 kits have been donated by our clubs to date.
If you have a spare kit you can donate to the Appeal, please contact Eamonn McNamara.
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The Lancashire Sunday League encourages all referees to become members of the Referees Association and it is League policy to give priority of appointments to those referees who are an RA member.
Preston Referees Society is based at Preston North End Football Club, Sir Tom Finney Way, Preston, PR1 6RU, they meet on the first Monday of each month during the football season and everyone is welcome to attend their meetings. The meetings start at 7.30pm and usually finish around 9.00pm.
Anyone interested in joining Preston Referees Society or has any queries about refereeing should contact the Society Secretary Shaun Taylor here.
: The Society provides physical training for its members at UCLan Sports Arena Training every Monday evening between 6.30-7.30pm except on Society Monthly Meeting nights when it will be brought forward to 6.00-7.00pm.
For further details about the physical training sessions please contact Paul Marsden here.
Lancashire Sunday Football League is always happy to accept new referees to its list of officials. If you have any enquiries about refereeing on the League or would like to be added to the list of officials, please contact the League’s Referee Manager Mark Moore here.
Mid Lancashire Football League operates on Saturday afternoons for Open Age clubs and they are also happy to accept new referees to its list of officials. If you have any enquiries about refereeing on the League or would like to be added to the list of officials, please contact the League’s Referee Secretary Tony Hawkes here.