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Respected Bees need to find more patience

Harborough Town manager Stuart Spencer believes his team need to add a little more guile and patience to their play now they are regarded as one of the United Counties League’s top sides.

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Action from Harborough Town's Boxing Day victory over Sileby Rangers. Picture by Andrew Carpenter

Spencer wants the Bees to keep up their fine form away from home

Stuart Spencer is hoping Harborough Town can maintain their impressive form on the road this season when they head to ON Chenecks for their first game of the year this weekend.

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Lutterworth Athletic manager Mike English

Athletic look for a run to lift them into the top six

Lutterworth Athletic boss Mike English is targeting a top-six finish for his side.

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Bobby Moore holds aloft the Jules Rimet World Cup trophy in 1966 Picture: Popperfoto/Getty Images)

World Cup draw: England’s groups throughout the years

The draw for the 2018 World Cup takes place today, at 3pm GMT.

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David Luiz

RUMOUR MILL: Sam Allardyce to be appointed Everton manager and David Luiz interesting Real Madrid

Allardyce set for Toffees, Real Madrid considering January move for David Luiz and lots more.

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Josh Dixon (left)

Dynamic Daire is leading from the front as Swifts are moving on up

Lutterworth Town manager Josh Dixon paid tribute to his ‘main man’ up front after his side won their fourth game in a row and moved up to fifth in UCL Division One.
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Stuart Spencer

A bad night won’t stop Bees from pushing on

Harborough Town’s recent spell of excellent form came to an abrupt halt in midweek as they were beaten 4-0 at home by Wellingborough Town.
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Action from Harborough Town's win over Wellingborough Whitworth

The Bees are once again too strong for the division’s top team

Harborough Town’s excellent run of form continued with another table-topping success.

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Harborough Town have a couple of big games coming up. Picture by Andrew Carpenter

Two ‘acid tests’ lie ahead as Bees bid to continue rise up the table

Stuart Spencer believes Harborough Town’s credentials will receive an “acid test” in their next two games.

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Josh Dixon

Dreams of Wembley for Swifts

Josh Dixon and his Lutterworth Town team will be ‘dreaming of Wembley’ this weekend when they take on Coventry United in the Buildbase FA Vase.

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Stuart Spencer and Chris Church are the new management team at Harborough Town

Bees new boss will offer continuity

New Harborough Town boss Stuart Spencer is looking to bring some stability to the club.

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Harborough Town

Departing Pollard says thank you to his team

Nick Pollard expressed his gratitude to all the players at Harborough Town following his dismissal at the weekend.

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Nick Pollard

Harborough Town part company with boss Pollard

Harborough Town manager Nick Pollard has left the club.

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Preston North End, 1888-89

QUIZ: A slice of football history

It was 129 years ago today, the first-ever series of fixtures was played in the English Football League.

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Yaxley score their first goal in the FA Cup win over Harborough Town

Bees need a bit of work and they will be buzzing

Fine-tuning is the order of the day at Harborough Town after they suffered a frustrating start to the season.

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The English Premier League is experiencing a textbook case of hyperinflation

The English Premier League is experiencing a textbook case of hyperinflation

The big summer transfer headline belongs to Neymar and his record-breaking £198m move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain. But, by anyone’s standards, the spending across English Premier League football clubs has been similarly jaw-dropping. With £40m fees now commonplace, last year’s record-breaking spend of £1.165 billion is almost certain to be smashed again before the transfer window closes on August 31.

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Today is dubbed Fantasy Football Day

Today is ‘Fantasy Football Day’ - have you remembered to pick your team?

Today (Tuesday 8 August) has been named Fantasy Football Day, with over a million amateur managers in the UK alone expected to make their picks in what is traditionally the most popular day of the year for wannabe Mourinhos to select their fantasy football teams.

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Lutterworth Town were Leicestershire Senior League champions last season and gained promotion to the UCL

Big day is nearly here for Dixon and his Town team

Lutterworth Town manager Josh Dixon admits there might be a few nerves ahead of his club’s United Counties League debut this weekend.
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Nick Pollard

FA Cup test comes first as the Bees begin their new campaign

The United Counties League Premier Division campaign will have to wait a few days for Harborough Town as cup competition is their initial focus.

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Mike English

English aims for Athletic challenge

Lutterworth Athletic manager Mike English feels this season’s United Counties League Division One crown is up for grabs.

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