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Manchester City, Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United lined up for Hallam FC pre-season friendlies in Crosspool

Premier League champions Manchester City will send an under-18 team to Sandygate on Monday 16 July as part of Hallam FC’s pre-season preparation. The Countrymen are also due to play Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday 24 July and Sheffield United on … Continue reading

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Hallam kick off 2011-12 season

Hallam FC have started the new season in the Baris Northern Counties East Football League Division One, following relegation in May. They kicked off with a 1-0 defeat at local rivals Handsworth and then last night lost 2-0 to  Hemsworth … Continue reading

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Sheffield Wednesday team to play in Crosspool

For the second year running, Sheffield Wednesday have included a trip to Sandygate in their pre-season schedule. A ‘Wednesday XI’ team will take on Hallam FC on Wednesday 27 July, kick off 7:45pm. This means that it is unlikely to … Continue reading

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Sheffield victorious at historic anniversary match

A large Sandygate crowd watched Sheffield FC beat Hallam FC 2-1 at the historic 150th anniversary match this afternoon. The Plough pub was busy beforehand and the bank holiday atmosphere continued in the Crosspool sunshine as the game got underway … Continue reading

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Tension mounts for Countrymen in relegation fight

A haul of six points from five games in nine days has left Hallam FC just three points behind Arnold Town and a position of safety. The Countrymen picked up wins against Armthorpe Welfare at Sandygate and away at Lincoln … Continue reading

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Countrymen lose to Nostell and Bridlington

Two defeats in seven days have meant Crosspool’s local football club Hallam FC has been unable to lift itself off the bottom of the Northern Counties East Premier League. The Countrymen lost 4-1 to Nostell Miners Welfare on Saturday 12 … Continue reading

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Sandygate visitors centre on track following six-figure Hallam FC donation

A £280,000 visitors centre is likely to be built in 2011 at Sandygate after a loyal fan left Hallam football club an unexpected donation in his will. Long-term supporter Roger Bell followed the Countrymen home and away but never told … Continue reading

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Hallam slump continues

Hallam’s slump continued on Tuesday night with a 5-0 defeat to Tadcaster Albion, making it ten games without a win for the Countrymen. The result leaves them second from bottom of the Northern Counties East League Premier Division. Hallam’s final … Continue reading

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