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Old Boys win sees unbeaten run continue

Old Boys' scorer Chris Heard. Photo by Laura Malkin

Stone Old Alleynians manager Matt Smith was happy with his side’s “efficient performance” as the Old Boys saw off basement side Wyrley 2-0 at Long Lane to extend their unbeaten run to seven games. Smith said: “I was very pleased with the performance today, we could have won by more but I thought we looked very comfortable and didn’t think ...

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Stone Doms knock a dozen past Stoke Town

Stone Dominoes LFC

Another big win for Stone – a 12-2 victory at Stoke Town Ladies – saw them scoring their 50th goal in just seven games. Stone dominated from the off, on a rather small pitch the ball was played around the midfield and gave strikers Nat Price and Mollie Prime numerous shots on goal. Stoke Town Keeper was on form and ...

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Alleynians fightback secures FA Vase win

Danny Heard spent more time on his feet this week… scoring one and creating another (Photo by Laura Malkin)

In-form striker Danny Heard scored one and created another as the Old Boys came from behind to secure their passage into the last eight of the Staffordshire FA Vase with a 2-1 home win against Wyrley. Heard’s second half equaliser cancelled out a Matt Burslem own goal before Luke Matthews added a winner for Matt Smith’s side. “We showed a ...

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Stone Old Alleynians 1-1 Wren’s Nest

Danny Heard fired the Old Boys in front

The Old Boys are now unbeaten in four in WMRL Division 1 but had to settle for a point on Saturday, despite leading at half time through a Danny Heard strike. The visitors, who had won six of their eight league games prior to this match, levelled early in the second half to rescue a point and hold the home side ...

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Old Boys fire four past Bustlehome

Stone Old Alleynians

Two Ben Lewis goals and one apiece from substitutes Brynn Cooper and Dan Farrelly earned a depleted Alleynians side a resounding victory over Bustleholme on Saturday in the WMRL 1st division. Despite the absence of several key players, the hosts controlled the game for large periods and were unfortunate not to add more to their tally. “It’s not unfair to ...

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Stone Dominoes LFC 2 – Florence Ladies 4

Stone Dominoes LFC

Stone Dominoes LFC were knocked out of the Staffordshire Women’s County Cup as they lost 4-2 at home to Florence Ladies.  Stone went into the game as underdogs facing a team in the division above, however all the possession was in Dominoes favour in the first 20minutes. Chance after chance came but no goals. Florence crept back into the game ...

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Adam Jasper is a Stoke City superkid!

Stoke City

An eight-year-old from Yarnfield is hoping for a bright footballing future after starting this season playing for Stoke City’s under-nine team. Football mad Adam Jasper is in Year 4 at Springfields First School in Yarnfield and last season scored an amazing 139 goals for his team, Stone Dominoes Blacks under-eights. Unsurprisingly, he attracted interest from Manchester United, Port Vale, Crewe ...

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