Improvement St Helens Town cannot prevent defeat

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7:27pm Friday 3rd October 2014

ST HELENS Town played much better on Tuesday than they did at Winsford, but still came away on the back of another 3-0 defeat. This was a completely different game: they played more football than their hosts, but were out of luck with regard to both their attacking play and the first goal they conceded.

Mourinho: Don't send referee Chris Foy to Chelsea matches

St Helens Star: SHORT SHRIFT: Jose Mourinho

11:56am Monday 17th March 2014

Jose Mourinho has called on the Premier League to stop sending St Helens-based Chris Foy to Chelsea games after the referee dismissed two more Blues players - and their manager - in an ill-tempered clash at Villa Park on Saturday.

Ex-Rainhill High pupil Raheem Sterling tipped to make England's World Cup squad

St Helens Star: Ex-Rainhill High pupil Raheem Sterling, an England international, featured for the Reds under 21s.

3:16pm Wednesday 5th March 2014

FORMER Rainhill High pupil Raheem Sterling has been backed to make England's football World Cup squad, by his Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers.

LIVE: Transfer deadline day

St Helens Star: Manchester United boss David Moyes

9:57am Friday 31st January 2014

FOLLOW the mad scramble of football's transfer deadline day as the region's teams seek to tie up last minute deals.

The boys for Brazil: England qualify for World Cup

St Helens Star: Wayne Rooney heads home England's opening goal

10:49pm Tuesday 15th October 2013

Wayne Rooney and Steven Gerrard scored the goals that sent England marching to Brazil after a breathless and at times nerve-jangling confrontation with Poland at Wembley.

Liverpool's Conor Coady joins Sheffield United on loan

St Helens Star: Conor Coady in action for Liverpool under 20s

5:01pm Monday 22nd July 2013

Liverpool's St Helens-born midfielder Conor Coady has joined League One side Sheffield United on a six-month loan deal.

Coady ready to lead England Under 20s World Cup challenge

St Helens Star: Conor Coady on the ball

12:57pm Sunday 23rd June 2013

LIVERPOOL FC youngster Conor Coady will lead England U20s in their World Cup opener against Iraq on Sunday.

Coady compared to Anfield legend by England boss

St Helens Star: Conor Coady in action for Liverpool under 20s

12:58pm Thursday 13th June 2013

LIVERPOOL youngster Conor Coady who has been compared to Anfield legend Jamie Carragher by England Under 20s coach Peter Taylor.

League Cup success for St Helens Town’s under 16s

11:00am Friday 31st May 2013

SUNDAY saw St Helens Town JFC U16s secure Warrington Junior Football League Cup success with a 4-0 victory over Inter Linnets from Runcorn at Warrington Town FC.

Defeat is costly for Lostock

St Helens Star: Lostock Gralam slipped back into the relegation zone following Saturday's defeat.

11:01am Monday 4th March 2013

A REVIEW of the best of the weekend's action from across the Cheshire League's two divisions.

Knutsford held, but lead gets bigger

St Helens Star: Knutsford celebrate scoring one of their four goals against Pilkington. Picture: Sally Greenway.

10:18am Monday 11th February 2013

PRESS officer Kat Davey reviews the weekend action in the Cheshire League that beat the weather.

Knutsford make most of rivals' defeat

St Helens Star: Knutsford celebrate scoring one of their four goals against Pilkington. Picture: Sally Greenway.

3:39pm Wednesday 6th February 2013

KNUTSFORD were the weekend's biggest winners after a 4-0 thrashing of Pilkington added to their lead at the Cheshire League summit.

Changes to Cheshire League representative team

11:02am Monday 14th January 2013

MANAGER Steve Lloyd has made five changes to the squad for next week's North West Inter League Cup semi final, second leg.

Leading pair go goals crazy as Cheshire League resumes

3:31pm Wednesday 9th January 2013

CHAMPIONS Knutsford were back to their best when the Cheshire League resumed at the weekend.

Three sent off, but Cheshire League holds on

12:05pm Wednesday 19th December 2012

CHESHIRE League's representative team had three players sent off, but still ran out victors.

Cheshire League: review of the week

6:26pm Tuesday 13th November 2012

KAT Davey rounds up the best of the action from the Cheshire League at the weekend, including a cup win for Eagle Sports.

Cheshire League team returns to action

5:57pm Tuesday 13th November 2012

CHESHIRE League’s representative team returns to the field for the first time tomorrow, Wednesday, since their penalty shoot out defeat in Jersey earlier this year.

Cheshire League: review of the week

St Helens Star: Cheshire League: review of the week

5:16pm Tuesday 6th November 2012

CHESHIRE League press officer Kat Davey reviews the best of the action from the weekend, when Middlewich Town took derby honours against Lostock Gralam.

St Helens Town 2 Parkgate 4 (AET)

11:08am Monday 15th October 2012

TOWN let victory slip from their grasp in the closing seconds of their FA Vase First Round clash with Yorkshire visitors Parkgate. Leading 2-1 Town only had to run the clock down, but were caught deep into injury time when Parkgate equalised with virtually the last kick of the 90 minutes and then went on to lose 4-2 in extra-time.

St Helens Town bow out of FA Vase

9:41am Monday 15th October 2012

St Helens Town 2 Parkgate 4 (AET).

Dearden bags a brace

10:48am Friday 12th October 2012

ONLY one game survived in the St Helens Combination league for the second week running because of the adverse weather conditions a second division game at Beeches Sutton Road, Penlake Reserves v New Street Reserves which ended in a 2-2 draw with Shaun Westhead and Mike Rowlinson scoring for Penlake and Martin Dearden bagging a brace for New Street Reserves.


3:34pm Thursday 11th October 2012

Prescot Cables were comprehensively beaten by Salford City at Hope Street as their dismal run of results continued.

Only one game in the St Helens Combination

11:33am Monday 8th October 2012

ONLY one game survived in the St Helens Combination league for the second week running because of the adverse weather conditions a second division game at Beeches Sutton Road.

Prescot Cables 0 Farsley 1

9:57am Monday 8th October 2012

Prescot Cables lost to Farsley by the only goal in a scrappy disjointed encounter at Hope Street.

Liverpool FC matches against Rosenberg, Dortmund and Chelsea to be staged at Langtree Park

11:02am Friday 5th October 2012

SAINTS’ Langtree Park home will once again be hosting top level European football next month when Liverpool FC stage two of their NextGen Series fixtures in the town.

Liverpool FC clashes against Rosenberg, Dortmund and Chelsea to be staged at Langtree Park

10:38am Friday 5th October 2012

SAINTS’ Langtree Park home will once again be hosting top level European football next month when Liverpool FC stage two of their NextGen Series fixtures in the town.

Weather plays havoc on Combination fixtures

12:35pm Thursday 4th October 2012

ONLY one league game was played in the St Helens Combination with Clock Face Miners FC beating Penlake FC 5-0 with goals from Inman 2, Parry, Watson and Rathbone.

West Park 46 Tyldesley 20.

10:03pm Sunday 30th September 2012

The visitors intentions were clear throughout this match, as fielding a large pack of forwards, they showed little desire to include their back division in any obvious attacking moves.

St Helens Town 0-2 Runcorn Town

10:09pm Sunday 30th September 2012

Last season’s runners-up Runcorn Town secured three points with a hard fought victory at Edge Green Street but St Helens will feel they that they suffered from a number of crucial refereeing decisions which ultimately contributed to their downfall.

Wigan 30 Ruskin 0

10:06pm Sunday 30th September 2012

WITH up to seven potential firs team players either injured or unavailable, this game was always going to be a difficult task.

Lester Piggott will be making a special guest appearance at Haydock Park

10:36am Monday 24th September 2012

LEGENDARY jockey Lester Piggott will be making a special guest appearance during the final two-day meeting of Haydock Park’s 2012 Flat racing season.

Case hat-trick is the icing on the cake

12:00pm Monday 24th September 2012

Vulcan Reserves found their best for of the season in a brilliant 6-1 win against Burtonwood Albion 3rds in Division 5 of the Warrington & District FL.

Stone Dominoes 1 St Helens Town 3

St Helens Star: Carl Osman

11:21am Monday 24th September 2012

Town’s trip south to Stone Dominoes secured three vital league points but it was a game of two halves and it started badly for the visitors when they went 1-0 down after just 61 seconds. A foray down the right saw Stone’s Kerrigan get to the by-line and his cut back reached the unmarked Johns and his scuffed effort looped over Lee Novak into the net.

Leonie is on top of the world after striking gold

St Helens Star: Leonie Hardman with coach Ric Barnhill

10:43am Thursday 20th September 2012

SIXTEEN-year-old Grange Park girl Leonie Hardman has made history by becoming the first member of the Great Britain Muay Thai team to take World Championship gold.

West Park warm up for first league derby against Ruskin with big win

12:23pm Thursday 20th September 2012

West Park 60 Orrell 19.

NewtonStorm unveil new kit

St Helens Star: NewtonStorm unveil new kit

5:06pm Thursday 20th September 2012

Newton Storm u14’s unveil their new kit, sponsored by Centrix@Newton and Catalan Sport Tours.

Pilkington beaten 3-2 by Eagle

St Helens Star: Pilkington beaten 3-2 by Eagle

12:44pm Thursday 20th September 2012

PILKINGTON fought back from two goals down against second placed Eagle Sports, but were beaten 3-2.

Mixed fortunes for Vulcan FC

12:20pm Thursday 20th September 2012

VULCAN FC had mixed fortunes again this weekend.

Rainhill miss out on promotion despite gaining maximum points

10:11am Tuesday 18th September 2012

Rainhill 1st vs Alder 1st: Already relegated Alder elected to bat and got off to a decent start. With Rainhill needing 25 points for a chance of promotion the pressure was evident. As Alder had nothing to lose, they played with a freedom that was to be their downfall. Qureshi 4 for 36, Dale 3 for 36 and Williams 3 for 17 kept the visitors to 120 all out off 44. Only Singh (42) showing any patience.

St Helens Combination

8:50am Tuesday 18th September 2012

In the Premier Division; Newstreet keep the pressure on Diamonds with a narrow 1-2 away win at Bold Rangers, Rainford North End have to thank the evergreen Dave Brewer for his solitary goal in a tight game at Bushy Lane. Parr Cons had a 3-2 win at home to Knowsley South to record their first win of the season, Penlake beat Sutton Junction 4-1 whilst St Helens Town Res had a comfortable 5-2 home win against Clock Face Miners.

Daisy Hill 0-5 St Helens Town

St Helens Star: Brian Hatton

8:04am Monday 17th September 2012

Town put aside their recent league form to make progress in the FA Vase by completing a 5-0 demolition of fellow North West Counties side Daisy Hill at New Sirs.

North West Cerebral Palsy seven-a-side football season starts next month

7:50am Saturday 15th September 2012

FOLLOWING on from the London 2012 Paralympics the North West Cerebral Palsy seven-a-side football season will be starting on Saturday, October 6.

International netball returns to Liverpool Echo arena

St Helens Star: Interantional netball returns to Liverpool Echo arena

3:56pm Friday 14th September 2012

England Netball is pleased to confirm that this September will see the return of International Netball to the Echo Arena Liverpool when England face Jamaica in the first of a three match series. Following a convincing 3-0series win in April against Barbados, England will head to the Echo Arena Liverpool looking to maintain their number 3 world ranking against a Jamaican side who currently reside 4th in the current IFNA standings.

Three girls in England under 16s set up

12:42pm Friday 14th September 2012

THREE of St Helens girls u16s rugby league section have been selected for the England girls futures programme.

Goodman gets ready for World Powerboat Championships

St Helens Star: Malcolm Goodman

11:20am Friday 14th September 2012

This weekend (15/16 September) local Powerboat Racer Malcolm Goodman (30, St Helens) will face one of his toughest challenges to date as he gets ready to compete at the UIM F2 World Powerboat Championships being held at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham.

Powerboat racers head to National Final in Southampton

St Helens Star: Jordan Muckles in action

5:39pm Thursday 13th September 2012

Two young North West youngsters, one a powerboating ace, the other a newcomer, will take on the UK’s best young RIB (Rigid Inflatable Boat) driving talent when they compete at the National Final of the Honda RYA Youth RIB Championship, to be held at the PSP Southampton Boat Show on Sunday 16 September 2012.

Prescot Cables suffer FA Cup knockout

9:25am Tuesday 11th September 2012

Prescot Cables 1 Ashton United 3.

Vulcan FC had mixed fortunes in their latest fixtures

10:56am Monday 10th September 2012

The First Team travelled to Warrington to face Moore United Reserves in Division 2 of the Warrington & District FL and returned pointless after a 3-2 defeat.

Padiham 4 St Helens Town 1

8:55pm Sunday 9th September 2012

Town broke their losing streak on Tuesday when a goal seven minutes into added on time saw them gain a share of the spoils in the derby contest against Ashton Athletic.

Martin Murray throws down gauntlet to new world champion Daniel Geale

St Helens Star: Martin Murray

10:45pm Wednesday 5th September 2012

MIDDLEWEIGHT Martin Murray has issued a direct challenge to new IBF and WBA Champion Daniel Geale to give him a shot at the belt – be it in St Helens or Down Under.

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