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Barfoot blasts Blues home in county cup

There were three fine performances by Junior Alliance League sides on the county cup front on Sunday.

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Glinton & Northborough Blue/Black Under 15s are pictured before their 4-1 defeat by Riverside. From the left are, back, Dylan McShane, Evan Wright, Sandro Ferreira, Ben Clarke, Matt Major, front, Joseph OCallaghan, Oliver Hammond, Daniel Thompson and Will Abbott.

Navy sunk after a titanic battle with table-toppers

There were three cracking quarter-final ties in the Peterborough Youth League Under 15 KO Cup competition on Sunday.

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Netherton goalkeeper Ross Ingram looks like he's punching Peterborough Sports reserve team defender Carl Bird in the face in this picture by David Lowndes.

RESULTS ROUND-UP: ICA reach a county final, Netherton win top shield clash, Thorney are off the bottom, baptism of fire for new boss

Ten-man ICA Sports clinched a final berth in the Hunts Internediate Cup on Saturday (January 14).

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Laura Tonkin on the ball for Peterborough United against Northampton. Picture: Gary Reed

LADIES FOOTBALL: Posh still unbeaten, Star slip up at home

Peterborough United Ladies got 2017 off to a flying start yesterday (January 15) when maintaining their unbeaten record in Division One South of the East Midlands Women’s League.

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Clarke well switched on for Sky

The Posh FA Cup game at Chelsea meant a considerably reduced Youth League programme with only a handful of games played.

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Several local junior football teams are managed by players dads but you dont come across many with mums at the helm - and certainly not two of them. ICA Under 8s, newly formed for the 2016/17 season, are the exception. They have been driven forward this season by the all-female management team of mums Stacey Allan and Katie Green.

Kai on a high as the Saints go marching on in the county cup

It was a good weekend for Peterborough Junior Alliance League Under 14 sides involved in county cup action.

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Posh mount an attack against Earls Barton. Picture: Gary Reed

LADIES FOOTBALL: Away win for Posh

There was a welcome three points for Peterborough United Reserves when they resumed their Northants League Division One campaign at the weekend after the Christmas break.

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Action from Peterborough Sports Reserves' win over Wisbech Town Reserves (red) last weekend. Photo: David Lowndes.

PETERBOROUGH LEAGUE: Netherton angry with ‘crazy’ ruling, ICA in county cup semi-final action, big win will send Pinchbeck top

Netherton United manager Jon Harrison claims his side’s bid to win the Peterborough Premier Division has been undermined by a crazy FA ruling.

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Cassie Steward equalises for Northern Star to make it 2-2 against Netherton. Picture: Tim Gates

LADIES FOOTBALL: Star go through but Netherton make them fight

Peterborough Northern Star reached the semi-finals of the Northants County Cup yesterday (January 8) but not before being given a scare by lower level Netherton United.

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Peterborough Sports Reserves' Jack Keenan shoots at goal in the win over Wisbech Town Reserves (red). Photo: David Lowndes.

ROUND-UP: Lucky Netherton, Gibbs brothers gee up Sports, ICA keep climbing

Netherton United manager Jon Harrison admitted his side used up all their luck in beating Corby Pegasus in the quarter-final of the Northants Lower Junior Cup on Saturday (January 7).

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Netherton United manager Jon Harrison.

PREVIEW: City side aiming for a League and Cup double

Netherton United manager Jon Harrison is confident his side can go one better than last season and lift the Northants Junior Cup

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Pictured 20 years ago is the Whittlesey United Reserves side who played in Division Two of the Peterborough League. The shot was taken before a 3-1 win over Eye United Reserves - their first victory of the season. Their goals were scored by James Baker, Jamie Lazenby and Graham Robertson. From the left are, back, Mick Collins, Graham Robertson, Jody Vincent, Roy Bedford, Jamie Lazenby, Peter Bonney, Alan Quince, front, Ricky Hailstone, James Baker, Scott Ding, Paul Minett and Dennis Ilsley.

LOOKING BACK: Bjerre signs for Panthers, Carruthers on form for Posh, Keir wins squash title 40 years

A nostlagic return to sporting events from this week in years gone past...

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Simon Bell (centre, holding the match ball). Photo: Robert Windle.

TOP REFEREES: International call-ups for local officials

Youngsters from the Peterborough & Fenland Referee Development Scheme continue to make outstanding progress.

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The victorious Woody Rovers team. Photo: Robert Windle.

7-A-SIDE: Woody Rovers win league, Whittlesey win Christmas Cup

Woody Rovers won the latest instalment of the RWT 7-a-side Monday League Premiership.

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Celebrating with a Peterborough Referees Association birthday cake are, from the left, David Stapleton, Roger Ellison, chairman Robert Windle, Hazel Burgess and David Burgess.

OFFICIAL NEWS: Tenth birthday and the number one slot

The Peterborough Referees Association celebrated their 10th birthday this month.

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Glenn Vaughan (left) of One Touch and Tom Berridge from Birchwood Special School with some  ot the boots donated.

HELPING HAND: ‘Boots For Buddies’ campaign a resounding success

A campaign to help provide football boots for needy children this Christmas has met with a huge response from people throughout Lincolnshire.

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There’s no stopping super Sports

Peterborough Sports are the team to beat at Under 15 level.

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Peterborough Northern Star Under 12s are pictured before their 4-0 win over Stanground Sports. From the left are, back, Alfie Rayment, Jayden Holman, Jeevan Singh, Lewis Sharpe, Mehdiy Bogheri, George Simpson-Newton, William Creasey, front, Dominic Ciarla-Baldwin, Ryan Hewitt, Harry Hewitt, Elyas Bonsaada and Murilo Dominguez.

Carr in the driving seat as the high-flying Crows hit a dozen

Crowland Under 14s are the hottest shots around in the Junior Alliance League at the moment.

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Eleanor Boothman (left) battles for possession for Posh. Picture: Gary Reed

LADIES FOOTBALL: Posh on top of the tree at Christmas

Peterborough United Ladies consolidated their position at the top of the East Midlands League Division One South table with an emphatic weekend win (December 19).

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Action from Thorney (orange) 1, Pinchbeck 5 in the Peterborough Premier Division. Photo: David Lowndes.

PETERBOROUGH LEAGUE: Netherton top of the tree at Christmas after stunning fightback, five-star showing from Gibbs

Netherton United are top of the Petreborough Premier Division tree for Christmas following a stunning come-from-behind victory at title rivals Moulton Harrox on Saturday (December 17).

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