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Edey eyes silverware but tells Holbeach United not to underestimate Buckingham

Assistant boss Daz Edey has urged Holbeach United not to take Division One side Buckingham Town lightly in Saturday’s UCL KO Cup clash. The Tigers, who have been a revelation in cup competitions this season, will book a favourable quarter-final with Harrowby United if they can win at The Irish Centre (3pm). But, having been knocked out by second tier ...

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Battling display sees Holbeach United continue impressive FA Vase run

Holbeach United 1 South Normanton Athletic 0 Spencer Tinkler’s first-half strike fired Holbeach United into the second round of the Builbase FA Vase after a battling win over South Normanton Athletic on Saturday. Midfielder Tinkler fired home a penalty rebound on 30 minutes after Stacy Cartwright had seen his initial effort saved by Darren Keeling at Carter’s Park. The awarding ...

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Saturday round-up: Spalding United up to sixth, nice and three-sy for Pinchbeck United

Spalding United recorded a rare away win as they beat Romulus 2-1 to climb up to sixth in Evo-Stik NPL First Division South on Saturday, while Pinchbeck United strengthened their grip on second place in ChromaSport UCL Division One with a 3-0 victory over Lutterworth Athletic. Starting with the Tulips, another strike from the in-form Jamie Jackson and an own ...

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Holbeach United told to deliver ahead of crucial FA Vase clash with South Normanton

Seb Hayes reckons that Saturday’s Buildbase FA Vase clash with South Normanton Athletic will conclude the biggest week of his Holbeach United reign so far. The clash comes hot on the heels of the Tigers’ Lincs FA Senior Trophy quarter-final win over Deeping Rangers on Wednesday. Holbeach progressed on penalties after a goalless 90 minutes and move into the last ...

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‘Fuming’ Hayes slams Holbeach United’s showing and demands a reaction

ROTHWELL CORINTHIANS 2 HOLBEACH UTD 0 Seb Hayes couldn’t hide his frustration after seeing hard-working Rothwell Corinthians end Holbeach United’s eight-game winning streak on Saturday. Goals from Jordan Henson (23) and Lewis O’Dell (61) sank the Tigers at Seargents Lawn. But it was the performance that bothered boss Hayes, as his side failed to create a single decent opening as ...

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Saturday football: Rothwell end Holbeach’s winning run, spot-on Pinchbeck climb up to second, Harrox win again

Holbeach United saw their eight-game winning run shattered by a 2-0 defeat at Rothwell Corinthians on Saturday, while Pinchbeck United earned a hard-fought 1-0 victory at Long Buckby. Goals from Jordan Henson and Louis O’Dell put the skids on the Tigers’ winning streak, as they suffered only a second ChromaSport UCL Premier Division defeat of the season. Seb Hayes’ side ...

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Hayes says in-form Tigers aren’t yet title contenders ahead of Rothwell trip

Seb Hayes insists that in-form Holbeach United aren’t ChromaSport UCL Premier Division title contenders despite racking up eight wins on the bounce. The Tigers have won eight of their ten league games so far, drawing once and suffering just a single defeat at the hands of Deeping Rangers. They are seventh in the standings after Wednesday night’s 2-1 derby win ...

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Holbeach United’s gr-eight run continues with derby win over Poachers

HOLBEACH UNITED 2 BOSTON TOWN 1 A second-half strike from Mitch Griffiths earned Holbeach United a 2-1 win over Boston Town on Wednesday night – and extended their winning run to eight games. Will Britton (3) gave visitors Boston an early lead, but Spencer Tinkler (9) slammed home a leveller soon after. Jordan Keeble was forced off with a broken ...

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Hayes talks up Leckie as striker’s top treble puts Holbeach United in seventh heaven

HOLBEACH UNITED 4 KIRBY MUXLOE 0 Seb Hayes reckons that Lewis Leckie is playing his best football in years after watching the striker net a hat-trick in Saturday’s 4-0 victory over Kirby Muxloe. Leckie notched on 7, 83 and 86 minutes of the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division clash at Carter’s Park, while Mitch Griffiths (60) bagged as the Tigers made ...

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Saturday football: Hat-trick hero Leckie fires Holbeach United to a super seventh win on the bounce

Holbeach United made it seven wins on the bounce on Saturday as they breezed past Kirby Muxloe 4-0 in the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division. A hat-trick from striker Lewis Leckie (7, 83 & 86) inspired the Carter’s Park success, with Mitch Griffiths (60) the other scorer. The big win moves Seb Hayes’ side up to seventh place in the ChromaSport ...

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In-form Holbeach United warned not to look past Kirby Muxloe as they bid for seventh win on spin

Seb Hayes has warned his red-hot Holbeach United side to expect a stern test from unpredictable Kirby Muxloe on Saturday. The Tigers go into Saturday’s ChromaSport UCL Premier Division clash at Carter’s Park (3pm) on a run of six wins on the spin. Contrast that to Kirby Muxloe, who have been something of an all or nothing side this season ...

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Happy Hayes feels Holbeach United should have scored more as Bird double seals sixth win on spin

HARBOROUGH TOWN 0 HOLBEACH UNITED 2 Will Bird’s double made it a super six wins on the spin for Holbeach United as they handed ChromaSport UCL Premier Division rivals Harborough Town a 2-0 home reverse. Frontman Bird gave the Tigers a half-time lead at Bowden’s Park with a strike on 25 minutes, before rounding off the win with his ninth ...

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Saturday football: Bird at double in Tigers’ sixth win on spin, Tulips and Knights both beaten

Holbeach United made it six wins on the trot by beating hosts Harborough Town 2-0 on Saturday, but both Spalding United and Pinchbeck United slipped to defeats. Starting with the Tigers, goals in each half from striker Will Bird was enough to earn Seb Hayes and his side all three points at Bowden’s Park. The victory keeps them eighth in ...

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Holbeach United hunting a sixth win on spin – but boss Hayes eyes improved show

In-form Holbeach United are eyeing up their sixth successive victory this weekend. The Tigers visit ChromaSport UCL Premier Division rivals Harborough Town on Saturday (3pm) full of confidence – but boss Seb Hayes wants to see a big improvement from his side. Although delighted with his team’s run, last Saturday’s 2-1 FA Vase success over lower-graded Huntingdon Town didn’t really ...

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Future looks bright as Holbeach United receive coveted Lincs FA award

Holbeach United Community Sports Academy are celebrating after winning the Lincs FA Charter Standard Community Club of the Year award. The Tigers’ youth section has gone from strength-to-strength in recent years, with their purpose build Kings Academy the catalyst. Since the Pennyhill-based Academy was built two-and-a-half years ago, the club has grown to 17 youth teams – ranging from under-7s ...

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Late Keeble winner saves the day for laboured Holbeach United in FA Vase

Holbeach United 2 Huntingdon Town 1 Super-sub Jordan Keeble nodded a deflected injury-time winner to earn Holbeach United a laboured 2-1 win over Huntingdon Town in the Buildbase FA Vase on Saturday. Keeble, not for the first time this season, jumped off the bench to head an improvised effort into the net two minutes into added time at Carter’s Park ...

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Holbeach United boss Hayes reveals his Huntingdon hurt ahead of FA Vase showdown

Holbeach United manager Seb Hayes admits that he is still hurt by the way he is perceived at former club Huntingdon Town ahead of the duo’s FA Buildbase Vase clash on Saturday. ChromaSport UCL Premier Division side Holbeach are hot favourites to beat UCL Division outfit Huntingdon in the second round qualifying clash at Carter’s Park (3pm), as they bid ...

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Hayes praise for goal-scoring duo as Holbeach United bag late win over Whitworth

HOLBEACH UNITED 2 WELLINGBOROUGH WHITWORTH 1 Scorers George Zuerner and Lewis Leckie took the plaudits as Holbeach United overcame an early red card to beat Wellingborough Whitworth 2-1 on Saturday. Zuerner’s first-half effort gave the Tigers an advantage on ten minutes, but Jack Dyson hit back to level the ChromaSport UCL Premier Division clash on 26 minutes. Things took a ...

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Saturday football: Home wins for Tigers and Knights, decent away draw for Tulips

Spalding United drew 0-0 at Leek Town on Saturday to extend their unbeaten run in Evo-Stik NPL First Division South to three games, while Holbeach United saw off Wellingborough Whitworth 2-1 and Pinchbeck United beat Bugbrooke St Michaels 3-1. Starting with the Tulips, they followed up back-to-back home wins over Bedworth United and Lincoln United with a solid draw at ...

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Hayes has eyes on the prize as Leckie header earns Holbeach United a battling Boston Town win

BOSTON TOWN 0 HOLBEACH UTD 1 Lewis Leckie’s second-half header earned ten-man Holbeach United a place in the second round of the Lincs FA Senior Trophy as they edged out in-form rivals Boston Town 1-0 at the DWB Stadium on Tuesday night. Striker Leckie turned home the only goal of the game on 60 minutes, nodding into an empty net ...

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