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Holwell hearts are broken by Ivanhoe stoppage-time winner

Holwell exited the League Cup at Ashby Ivanhoe on Tuesday in the cruellest fashion when Evan Cawley’s cross-cum-shot found its way into the goal in the second minute of added time.

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Rivals serve up a mundane goalless draw

Holwell and Ashby served up a very mundane goal-less draw on Saturday, with a lack of attacking skill from either side which would have broken the deadlock.

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Asfordby’s biggest win of the season

Asfordby U12s 4

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Tom Byrne on the ball for Melton Town EMN-160712-094755002

Double figures as Town put 12 past Woodford

Melton’s questionable home form has seen two six-nil wins and a seven-nil defeat in the last five games to underline their inconsistancy.

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Asfordby FC chairman Andy Harrison with Melton Mowbray Town Estate senior townwarden Dinah Hickling EMN-161130-122155002

Asforldby FC secure full lease on Hoby Road home ground

Asfordby Football Club have strengthened their long-term security after taking a full lease of the Melton Mowbray Town Estate’s Asfordby Acres sports ground.

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Missed chances cost Asfordby FC at Blaby

Asfordby FC Under 14s turned in a fantastic battling performance at Blaby and Whetstone in their latest Division One match on Sunday.

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Postponed Melton-Holwell derby put back a fortnight

Postponed Melton-Holwell derby put back a fortnight

Fans will have to wait a little longer for the hotly-anticipated Melton Town and Holwell Sports derby after Tuesday’s game was postponed.

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Asfordby are third in the Leics Women's Senior League EMN-161114-182242002

Women’s football: Asfordby Amateurs stay third despite forgettable display

Asfordby Amateurs kept their place in the Senior League top three, but their latest victory over Coalville Ladies was not as straightforward as the scoreline suggested.

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Melton Town boss Tony Thorpe is targeting a top eight finish and FA Cup qualification  EMN-161123-121047002

Ex-QPR man runs riot as Melton Town ship seven

A miserable afternoon saw Town’s form desert them as they fell to their heaviest defeat for many years at home to Buckingham.

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Jordan Cufflin-Stableford has been in the goals since his move this season EMN-160711-105442002

BREAKING: Melton Town v Holwell derby match OFF

Tonight’s long-awaited derby between Melton Town and Holwell Sports has been postponed due to a frozen pitch at Digital Deadline Park.

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Asfordby Girls Under 12s EMN-161129-155053002

Asforby Amateurs checked by late Bottesford equaliser

Asfordby Amateurs extended their unbeaten league run to 10 matches as they were held to a 1-1 draw at home to Bottesford on Sunday.

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David Hazeldine struck Holwell's winner within five minutes of coming on as sub EMN-161128-172901002

Holwell Sports fight back to sink Kimberley MW

Holwell Sports fought back to take all three points at Kimberley and chalk up their first double of the season on Saturday.

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Holwell Sports captain Aaron Ridout EMN-161116-102919002

Holwell Sports skipper: Melton derby could kickstart our season

Holwell Sports captain Aaron Ridout believes next Tuesday’s Senior Cup quarter-final derby with Melton will draw an interesting comparison between the two leagues.

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Lee Mann has spent a decade with Melton either side of a single season at Holwell EMN-161116-102850002

Derby Day: Melton Town skipper insists big game record could give them edge

Melton Town captain Lee Mann says his team’s record in big games could give them the edge in Tuesday’s huge derby against Holwell Sports.

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Wreake Valley Academy students wave Champions League centre circle flag at Leicester City home match

Football fans who study at Wreake Valley Academy were recently given the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to stand on Leicester City’s pitch moments before a game at the King Power Stadium.

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Action from the 2009/10 Melton Charity Cup final when Melton Mowbray beat Holwell on a penalty shoot-out PHOTO: Jim Harrison

Melton Town v Holwell Sports: Who will claim the bragging rights?

Melton Town and Holwell Sports have the chance to put aside an indifferent run of league results when they go head-to-head in the County Senior Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday.

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Asfordby Amateurs Girls’ set new club record

Asfordby Amateurs Under 12s broke a new club record as they extended their unbeaten run to nine matches with victory at Loughborough Foxes.

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Profligate Melton Foxes U18s seal precious win

Profligate Melton Foxes U18s seal precious win

Melton Foxes U18s got back to winning ways at lowly Whitwick as a first half own goal and a Shaun Smith strike after the break proved enough to take all three points.

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Asfordby Amateurs impress in Desford stalemate

On a cold and miserable afternoon, Asfordby Amateurs gave their best performance of the season in an entertaining encounter at Desford on Sunday.

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Jordan Cufflin-Stableford pulled Melton level EMN-161121-164143002

Melton Town push league leaders Daventry all the way

Melton Town turned in an excellent performance but came unstuck against the in-form league leaders Daventry on Saturday.

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