Football rss

Chesterfield v Hull City, Sylvan Ebanks-Blake

Former Man Utd and Wolves striker Ebanks-Blake acknowledges goalscoring pressure but he’s raring to go for Spireites season

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake doesn’t set goalscoring targets, but understands fully that Spireites have brought him in to find the net in League One.

Chesterfield v Hull City, Sylvan Ebanks-Blake

Football gossip: Manchester United’s Bale fails, Arsenal target Higuain snubs Napoli deal, Chelsea want Tottenham’s Rose

Manchester United have tried but failed to prise Gareth Bale away from Real Madrid, on two occasions this summer.

Hartlepool United vs Chesterfield - Gboly Ariyibi - Pic By James Williamson

Spireites departures may mean golden chance for Gboly and others

The departure of four key players from the ranks of Chesterfield FC is not a cause for concern, but optimism for Gboly Ariyibi.

Pre-season matches rarely live long in the memory - for players or fans.

COLUMN: What’s the point of pre-season matches?

You may well hear the old cliches such as ‘getting some much-needed match minutes into the players’ legs’

Matlock Town rss

HUCKNALL Six-A-Side League update.

First pre-season win as Matlock Town win derby with Belper Town

A goal in each half from a trialist and then substitute Josh Batty gave Matlock a comfortable first win of their pre-season programme against their A6 neighbours as they beat Belper Town 2-0 last night.

HUCKNALL Six-A-Side League update.

Matlock Town made to pay for basic errors by Handsworth

Matlock Town paid for basic errors as their NCEL Premier Division Handsworth Parramore hosts comfortably won Saturday’s friendly 4-1 at Sandy Lane.

  • 13°C to 19°C Light rain
  • Matlock 5-day weather forecast

    CloseX

    Wednesday 5 Aug

    Light rain

    Temp

    High 19°c

    Low 13°c

    Wind

    From South

    Speed 10 mph

    Thursday 6 Aug

    Cloudy

    Temp

    High 20°c

    Low 10°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 9 mph

    Friday 7 Aug

    Sunny spells

    Temp

    High 20°c

    Low 10°c

    Wind

    From West

    Speed 6 mph

    Saturday 8 Aug

    Sunny spells

    Temp

    High 22°c

    Low 12°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 7 mph

    Sunday 9 Aug

    Sunny spells

    Temp

    High 23°c

    Low 14°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 8 mph