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The world’s first and oldest football derby to be replayed at Sandygate on Tuesday 7 July

On Tuesday 7 July Hallam FC will take on Sheffield FC at Sandygate, in a rematch of the world’s oldest derby. The game kicks off at 7.45pm and entry is £5 for adults and £2 for under 16s. Match details … Continue reading

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Boxing day fixture at Sandygate

Hallam FC take on Yorkshire Amateur at Sandygate this afternoon, in a reminder of a boxing day tradition that goes back over 150 years. Today’s Guardian newspaper reports how we have we have Hallam FC and Sheffield FC to thank … 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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Tickets still available for historic Bank holiday football match at Sandygate

On Bank holiday Monday 2 May, the oldest football ground in the world in Crosspool will host an anniversary match between between the world’s two oldest football clubs. Hallam FC played Sheffield FC in the world’s first inter-club football match … Continue reading

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Date confirmed for rearranged Boxing day match

This afternoon Hallam FC confirmed that the rearranged 150th anniversary football match will take place on Bank holiday Monday, 2 May 2011 at Sandygate. The full release reads: To those who have already purchased tickets, the management at Sheffield FC … Continue reading

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Boxing day match postponed

This was issued by Hallam FC this morning: Following a pitch inspection at 10.00 am this morning (23rd December 2010), it is with great regret that the Boxing Day 150th Anniversary Match between Hallam FC & Sheffield FC at The … Continue reading

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Boxing day match latest

Hallam FC have issued an update about Sunday’s big match against Sheffield FC: Tickets are still available to purchase in person from the Plough pub on Sandygate Road If you have already ordered tickets online, the final date that they … 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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Boxing day football match: parking offered

A local youth sports trust has offered its car park for the Boxing day match between Hallam FC and Sheffield FC in Crosspool. The trustees of Crosspool & District Youth Sports Trust (CDYST) have agreed that the CDYST car park … Continue reading

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Hallam FC v Sheffield FC 150th anniversary boxing day match

23 December update: the match has been postponed The oldest football ground in the world in Crosspool is to host a Boxing day rematch between the world’s two oldest football clubs. On Boxing day 1860, Hallam FC played Sheffield FC … Continue reading

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