Heywood hat-trick in vain as Buttershaw White Star reach cup final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

6:40pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Buttershaw White Star reached their second final of the season when they beat Bradford Sunday Alliance Division 1A side Swaine Green 7-3 in the semi-final of the Bradford & District Sunday Cup at Eccleshill United.

Bradford Sunday Alliance League sets ambitious goal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Action from Wyke Rangers' Sunday Alliance League Division 1A clash with Pudsey Amateurs on Sunday

7:36pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

The Bradford Sunday Alliance League are working towards Charter Standard status.

Queen Hotel edge Amateur Cup final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Goalmouth action from the Wyke Rangers v Pudsey Amateurs clash in Division 1A

6:50pm Monday 14th April 2014

Queen Hotel were crowned Amateur Cup champions as they edged a tight contest 2-1 against Eccleshill WMC in the first of the Bradford Sunday Alliance League knockout finals at Manningham Mills.

White Star prove they are a good Side

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Whitburn Athletic's John McLoughlin and Misbah Choudrey (facing camera) challenge for the balll against Wyke Rangers in Division 1A

7:20pm Monday 7th April 2014

Chances were at a premium in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League Premier Division match between Dudley Hill Rangers and Buttershaw White Star.

New dates for District Cup ties

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Buttershaw White Star v Bradford Phoenix match action

8:15pm Friday 4th April 2014

The postponed midweek Bradford & District FA Sunday Senior Cup tie between Buttershaw White Star and Swaine Green will now be played on Monday, April 14.

Buttershaw White Star keep up hectic pace

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Curtis McMahon of West Bowling feels the full force of a sliding tackle from Sandy Lane defender Matthew Ferry

7:20pm Monday 31st March 2014

Buttershaw White Star kicked off a frenetic end to the season with a 5-0 romp against Bradford Phoenix in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League Senior Cup semi-finals.

Oddfellows Celtic shock sets up final fling against Salthorn WMC

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Paul Bell celebrates after scoring for Salthorn WMC during their semi-final victory over Sporting Pudsey

6:50pm Monday 24th March 2014

Salthorn WMC will tackle Oddfellows Celtic in the Intermediate Cup final after enjoying contrasting last-four wins in the GOALS-sponsored Bradford Sunday Alliance League competition.

Murphy's scores put West in final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jack Murphy, right, rattled in a hat-trick for West Bowling in their Bradford & District FA Sunday Senior Cup final

6:10pm Friday 21st March 2014

West Bowling are through to the Bradford & District FA Sunday Senior Cup final.

Cup final to be an all-Bradford Sunday Alliance League showdown

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Goalmouth action from the Bradford & District FA Sunday Cup semi-final between Salts Seconds and Queen Hotel

7:10pm Monday 17th March 2014

Salthorn WMC will face Queen Hotel in the Bradford & District FA Sunday Cup final after both survived tough last-four clashes.

District Cup final places up for grabs

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Queen Hotel v Lyceum match action

7:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

Four teams will battle it out for a place in the final of the Bradford & District Cup at Rawdon Meadows tomorrow.

Queen looking to reign in Amateur Cup final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Saqlain Shah gets a foot in for Queen Hotel against Lyceum in the Amateur Cup semi-finals

7:40pm Monday 10th March 2014

Queen Hotel and Eccleshill WMC will contest the Amateur Cup final after winning two cracking Bradford Sunday Alliance League last-four clashes.

Super-sub helps Buttershaw White Star march into semi-finals

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Arron Booth and Greg Weston tussle for possession as Buttershaw Celtic take on Bradford Phoenix

7:40pm Monday 3rd March 2014

Two missed penalties did not deter Buttershaw White Star as they clinched a West Riding County FA Sunday Cup semi-final berth.

No artificial joy for Bolton Woods

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Pudsey Amateurs' Jamie McGeorge is the meat in this Bolton Woods Social sandwich of Andrew Banks and Aaron Foster

6:30pm Monday 24th February 2014

There was virtually a full league programme of fixtures for the first time this month in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League, with only five scheduled fixtures falling to waterlogged grounds.

Buttershaw White Star are still waiting

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

7:30pm Friday 21st February 2014

Once again this weekend, Bolton Woods will attempt to play their outstanding West Riding County Sunday Cup tie against former champions Thornhill Lees of the Spen Valley League.

Bolton Woods win an ideal warm-up for cup contest

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lino Massimo hooks a shot towards goal for Eccleshill WMC against Clayton Village S&S

7:10pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

Nine matches were played in the latest round of Bradford Sunday Alliance League fixtures but many clubs were again left frustrated by waterlogged pitches.

Corker’s a cracker for Eccleshill WMC

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Eccleshill WMC celebrate another goal on their way to netting eight against Dudley Hill Rangers Reserves

7:40pm Monday 10th February 2014

Just one match involving Bradford Sunday Alliance League clubs was played at the weekend as more heavy rain caused another wash-out.

Buttershaw White Star await delayed Bolton Woods outcome

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FOOTBALL: Rampant Moreton hit eight past in-form Bibury

6:00pm Friday 7th February 2014

Bolton Woods will have their fingers crossed as they aim to finally play their much-delayed West Riding County FA Sunday Cup tie at past-winners Thornhill Lees this weekend.

West Bowling blown off course by penalty

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jack Murphy launches himself into a tackle for West Bowling against HT Sports

5:50pm Monday 3rd February 2014

West Bowling bowed out of the West Riding County FA Sunday Cup with a 1-0 quarter-final defeat at home to Leeds side HT Sports.

Big incentive for Bolton Woods in county cup

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

12:10am Saturday 1st February 2014

Two Bradford Sunday Alliance League clubs are aiming to progress in the West Riding County FA Sunday Cup tomorrow.

Bolton Woods hope to be Thorn in Lees’ side

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

6:25pm Friday 24th January 2014

Bolton Woods visit Thornhill Lees from the Spen Valley area in a much-delayed West Riding County Sunday Cup tie – and they will be hoping their opponents suffer a similar fate to last week, when they went out of the FA Sunday Cup to Fforde Green after extra-time.

Bolton Woods warm up in style

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Johnny Niland heads home for Wyke Rangers in their controversial 2-1 defeat against Bolton Woods Socials

5:30pm Monday 20th January 2014

Sandy Lane were given a lesson in Bradford Sunday Alliance League Premier Division finishing by Bolton Woods, who warmed up in convincing style for next weekend's West Riding County FA Sunday Cup tie at previous winners Thornhill Lees.

Tough test for Allerton in cup tie

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: West Bowling v Towngate match action

7:46pm Friday 17th January 2014

Allerton will start as big underdogs as they face Buttershaw White Star in this weekend’s delayed Bradford & District FA Sunday Senior Cup third-round tie.

Referees should be a protected species

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford-born referee Martin Atkinson invites Paolo Di Canio to sit in the Stadium of Light stand before the volatile Italian was sacked as Sunderland manager

4:40pm Monday 13th January 2014

Spare a thought for the referee, one of the least appreciated people involved at any level of football.

Games off at Bradford council pitches

1:05pm Thursday 9th January 2014

All Bradford Council-owned pitches have been made unavailable this weekend due to the amount of rain that has fallen.

West Bowling rescued by three late goals

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: West Bowling match-winner Curtis McMahon gets the better of Towngate opponent Joshua Cayenne

6:30pm Monday 6th January 2014

The Bradford Sunday Alliance League will definitely have two teams in the West Riding County FA Sunday Cup quarter-finals.

Cawley denied hat-trick as Grass Greener get chop

4:00pm Monday 6th January 2014

Bradford Sunday Alliance League outfit Grass Greener’s run to the West Riding County FA Sunday Trophy last 16 ended with a 3-2 home defeat to Wellington Westgate after extra time.

Bradford Sunday Alliance League reveal 'good boys' table

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Issa Muvunyi makes a determined run for Thornbury Celtic in their 3-2 home defeat against Buttershaw Celtic

6:30pm Monday 30th December 2013

The league tables show that Buttershaw White Star, West Bowling and Sandy Lane are at the top of the Bradford Sunday Alliance League's  Premier Division.

Grass is Greener for United

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Craig Wiseman, right, was on target for Grass Greener United as they thrashed Second West 8-0

4:10pm Monday 30th December 2013

There was only one match played in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League yesterday, due to the unavailability of grounds, and Grass Greener United A must have been delighted that their Division 2B game against Second West went ahead.

West Bowling blitz puts Peel Park in their place

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Upper George's Terry Holt, left, and Cuedos Rangers Reserves' Anthony Thomas tussle for possession

5:30pm Monday 23rd December 2013

The bad weather took a grip for the first time this season in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League at the weekend, with a total of 15 matches being washed out.

Stanningley Albion ready for biggest test

5:50pm Friday 20th December 2013

Stanningley Albion are preparing for perhaps their toughest Bradford Sunday Alliance League fixture since winning promotion to the Premier Division.

Buttershaw White Star lack cutting edge as they bow out of FA Sunday Cup

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Matthew Penn of Cuedos Rangers gets a foot in to challenge Swaine Green opponent Anthony Smith

6:40pm Monday 16th December 2013

Buttershaw White Star bowed out of the FA Sunday Cup 2-0 as they could find no way past a solid Chapletown Fforde Grene defence.

Buttershaw White Star's Fforde focus

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: ACTION EXTRA: Cartwright Lister’s James Halliday plays a ball past Oddfellows Celtic’s Joe Rae in last week’s Sunday Alliance Intermediate Cup clash

6:00am Saturday 14th December 2013

Buttershaw White Star’s trip to Chapeltown Fforde Green in the FA Sunday Cup third round is the stand-out clash from a local perspective tomorrow (1pm).

Oddfellows Celtic find form to win in battle of unbeaten teams

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Cartwright Lister's Chris Royston, right, gets a flick-on to beat Oddfellows Celtic's Andrew Keenan in a battle of unbeaten teams in the GOALS Intermediate Cup

5:30pm Monday 9th December 2013

The match of the round in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League's GOALS Intermediate Cup involved Division 2A leaders Oddfellows Celtic's trip to fellow unbeaten side Cartwright Lister, of Division 2B.

Goodall receives 50-year honour

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Brian Goodall has served the Bradford football community in many roles

6:00pm Friday 6th December 2013

Bradford Sunday Alliance League stalwart Brian Goodall has been presented with a special award for 50 years’ service to football.

Jagger takes Mick with four in 12-2 rout as Bowling go rolling on in Sunday Cup

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: LICENCE TO SHOOT: Dudley Hill’s Paul Licence in a one-on-one with the Peel Park keeper during Sunday’s 2-2 stalemate

6:50pm Monday 2nd December 2013

West Bowling went goal crazy against Heavy Woollen opposition Oakwell Hotel in the third round of the West Riding County FA Sunday Cup.

Bradford Sunday Alliance focus is on county cup

10:00am Saturday 30th November 2013

There are some all-Bradford Sunday Alliance ties as the West Riding County FA Sunday Cup takes preference tomorrow.

Hook hat-trick nets points for Sandy Lane

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sean Conroy clears for Eccleshill Sunday as he is challenged by Buttershaw Rangers' Ashley Northin

5:36pm Monday 25th November 2013

The top three sides in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League Premier Division all won at the weekend to open up a gap over the chasing pack.

Top teams face off in league

8:20pm Friday 22nd November 2013

There is a return to domestic action this weekend after last week’s knockout exertions and the Bradford Sunday Alliance League’s four FA Sunday Cup entrants go head to head.

Buttershaw White Star power to historic victory

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Steve Hollingsworth opens the scoring for Buttershaw White Star against Nicosia – Picture: Alex Daniel Photography

5:40pm Monday 18th November 2013

Two Steve Hollingsworth goals guided Buttershaw White Star to one of the most famous wins in their history as they beat top amateur side Nicosia 3-1 in the FA Sunday Cup.

Buttershaw White Star face tricky Sunday Cup tie

8:43pm Friday 15th November 2013

Buttershaw White Star host one of the nation’s best amateur sides of recent years when they face Nicosia on Sunday (1pm).

Cusack hat-trick for White Star stuns Stanningley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Saltaire Rangers captain Martin Flowers shoots just over the Beldon Sports bar

6:40pm Monday 11th November 2013

Alex Cusack bagged a hat-trick as defending champions Buttershaw White Star showed they are in determined mood to regain the GOALS Senior Cup.

Late Wood equaliser for West Bowling denies George Hotel

5:50pm Monday 11th November 2013

Defending Bradford Sunday Alliance League champions West Bowling will be kicking themselves after a weekend slip-up.

Davies hits four in Ravensthorpe Bulls romp

4:50pm Monday 11th November 2013

Two teams scored nine goals to enhance their Premier Division title credentials in the Spen Valley League.

Stanningley Albion hoping for a Senior moment

8:20pm Friday 8th November 2013

Cup ties take centre stage in the latest round of Bradford Sunday Alliance League action.

Keeper is spot-on in Buttershaw White Star's romp

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Swaine Green's Chris Edgley, left, challenges Showbiz Whites' Stephen Beecroft

4:22pm Monday 4th November 2013

Keeper Mark Bowers scored from the penalty spot as Buttershaw White Star eased into the third round of the West Riding County FA Sunday Cup with a nine-goal victory over fellow Bradford Sunday Alliance League club Beldon Sports.

Red or black for Casino in cup

6:13pm Friday 1st November 2013

Knockout football takes centre stage for Bradford Sunday Alliance League clubs this weekend.

Players concerned at state of Bradford's amateur football pitches

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Vandalism: Carl Priestley, player manager of Swaine Green Sunday Alliance League side

9:30am Friday 1st November 2013

A probe into the state of Bradford’s amateur football pitches has found most clubs think at least three quarters are unacceptable or at best only average quality.

Six-shooters Buttershaw White Star brush aside Peel Park

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Wyke Rangers players celebrate Liam Hainsworth’s (No 8) goal in a 2-0 win at Stocks Lane Rangers

5:00pm Monday 28th October 2013

Six different players found the net as Buttershaw White Star ran out easy Premier Division winners over Peel Park in the Bradford Sunday Alliance League.

Sandy Lane prepare for tough test

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: West Bowling return to league action after last week’s national cup exit

3:45pm Friday 25th October 2013

This weekend’s Bradford Sunday Alliance League focus returns to domestic action after three weeks of various cup competitions taking centre stage.

Alliance duo are Mersey beat-en

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Allerton's Michael Murphy goes to ground under this Joe Jagger challenge

7:00pm Monday 21st October 2013

With Bolton Woods and Buttershsaw White Star receiving byes into next month's second round, the Bradford Sunday Alliance League's other two entrants from the Premier Division were involved in first-round action in the FA Sunday Cup yesterday.


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