Hopkin formally introduced as Bantams boss 6th September Baildon Trinity Athletic 2 - 2 Hunsworth. Gr-eight way for Crossflatts to open account. Another Bradford player in the early post-war years was Ron Greenwood, later to become the England manager. Spires hat-trick powers Silsden into next round. Dominic Lawson broke the deadlock in the 16th minute and Jake Walmsley doubled their lead just after the half-time break. The supporters then registered the name as a company and began again in the Bradford Amateur Sunday League Division Four playing in the old kit of the former club.
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They were not accepted, instead joining the Southern League although the club was based in the north and filling a gap left by Fulham who joined the Football League. It provides an online network to our players, parents, and supporters - keeping them informed of matches, results and other important team info. Change Change Language Close. Usual suspects lead the way with per cent records. The club entered the Yorkshire League in —98, finishing next to last, and was banished to Birch Lane the following season where it fared little better. Asian Life Magazine Digital Magazine.
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A final place in the top 13 was vital to ensure promotion to the newly formed Conference North, but this looked highly unlikely when long-serving and greatly respected manager Trevor Storton resigned in March with the club next to bottom of the division. In the league despite a mid-season dip in form Avenue recovered to finish a respectable 10th place. Leaders Hampsthwaite United were top scorers in despatching second-bottom Pannal Sports Reserves but Dalton Athletic provided the shock result of the weekend in registering their first league win of the campaign with a six two win at high flying Bramham. This has been due to a horrendous run of postponements with snow being the main player in running havoc through their fixture list, leaving them now facing two games a week until the end of the season. Seemingly against all the odds Avenue won the play-off against Burscough to claim their place in the opening season of Conference North. Come the end of the season the club lost out on the title to local rivals Guiseley by finishing one point behind them in a title race that went down to the very last league game. Despite having such a compact squad the side exceeded many expectations and finished a very impressive 7th.
During the season avenue finished third also losing in the playoffs Semifinals. Another division two side to knock out their premier opponents was Westview, who pipped Exceptional Kitchens courtesy of Thomas Whittaker 2 Ryan Moore 2 and Kyrone Edwards. Go here to learn more about your site, view video tutorials and find answers to frequently asked questions. Generally regarded as the greatest player ever to have worn an Avenue shirt was the late Len Shackleton, who started his Avenue career in the Wartime League programme in , and who, up to his death, was a Vice President of the present club. Carl Shutt was appointed manager in mid-March, and a run of successful results led to a climb out of the relegation positions to a place in the 8 team play-offs for the final promotion position.