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5 places to try mate, the caffeine-rich drink favoured by Marcelo Bielsa in and around Leeds

Eagle-eyed fans were quick to spot Leeds United new manager's curious drink of choice as he settled into his new office at Thorpe Arch training ground earlier today.

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Frickley Athletic ground.

Frickley set to play three Football League sides in pre-season

Frickley Athletic’s pre-season fixtures have been announced with highlights including matches against sides put out by three Football League clubs, Doncaster Rovers, Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday.

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Jamie Maguire, who has signed for Frickley Athletic.

Frickley add experience to their squad

Frickley Athletic have continued their planning for the 2018-19 season with another new man brought in and an existing player agreeing to stay on with the club.

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Leeds United sack Heckingbottom after 16 games in charge

Leeds United have sacked head coach Paul Heckingbottom, ending weeks of speculation about his future in the job.

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Frickley Athletic

Frickley’s new full-time development academy launched

Frickley Athletic have held the first trial sessions after launching a full-time development academy.

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New Frickley Athletic signing Connor Smith, who has arrived from York City.

Frickley add York City player Smith to squad

Frickley Athletic have added another player with Football League experience to their ranks for next season with the signing of Connor Smith from York City.

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Chief executive Ryan McKnight with Alan Mears, who has joined Frickley Athletic's board as a director.

New director joins Frickley board

Frickley Athletic have added a new director to their board with coffee shop owner Alan Mears joining.

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Jacob Hazel, staying with Frickley.

Prolific scoring strikers staying on with Frickley

Frickley Athletic have been given a boost for next season with news that star strikers Jacob Hazel and Gavin Allott are confirmed to be staying with the club.

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Jacob Hazel, who won the Frickley Athletic player of the year and players' player of the year. Picture: Onion Bag Photos

Frickley aiming to come back stronger

Frickley Athletic manager Spencer Fearn has vowed that his team will come out stronger for the start of next season after narrowly failing to win promotion in 2017-18.

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Frickley Athletic manager Spencer Fearn. Picture: Onion Bag Photos

Frickley boss: Players are devastated - but hopefully they’ve put club back on the map

Manager Spencer Fearn has reflected on a season that has brought much joy for Frickley Athletic fans, but ultimately ended in disappointment with the club narrowly missing out on promotion back to the Evo-Stik Premier League.

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Gavin Allott, who scored for Frickley against Shaw Lane. Picture: Onion Bag Photos

Frickley’s season ends with cup semi-final defeat

Frickley Athletic finally came to the end of their season on Monday night when they missed out on a prestigious final in the Sheffield & Hallamshire Senior Cup with a defeat to Shaw Lane.

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Hemsworth MW manager Wayne Benn.

Benn proud of players after Hemsworth achieve highest league finish

Hemsworth MW finished an encouraging season in disappointing fashion with a 4-0 defeat at Hall Road Rangers, but manager Wayne Benn has plenty of reasons to look back on the campaign with pride.

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Kemar Roofe opens the scoring with an ovehead kick for Leeds United against QPR. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Roofe sets Leeds United on way to win in final game of season

Leeds United’s disappointing season ended on a cheerier note as they comfortably beat QPR 2-0 in front of a big crowd at Elland Road.

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Bradley Dockerty, among the goals for Hemsworth MW.

Hemsworth MW hit goal trail to close in on highest-ever finish

After threatening to hit some big scores in recent weeks, but being held back by some bad luck in front of goal, it all came good for Hemsworth MW with convincing victories in the last week.

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Goalmoutrh action from Frickley Athletic's play-offs semi-final against Stamford sees the Stamford goalkeeper turn the ball over the bar to deny the hosts. Picture: Onion Bag Photos

Frickley miss out on promotion after play-offs heartbreak

Unlucky Frickley Athletic have failed to win promotion from the Evo-Stik South after narrowly missing out on automatic promotion and losing in the play-offs semi-final on Tuesday night.

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Kalvin Phillips Leeds United in front at Norwich. Picture Tony Johnson.

Leeds United boss admits he has to change mentality of team after latest defeat

Head coach Paul Heckingbottom was left frustrated by Leeds United’s latest defeat as they went down tamely at Norwich.

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Frickley Athletic manager Spencer Fearn.

Frickley look to finish with a flourish

Frickley Athletic round off their successful regular season in the Evo-Stik South with their final two league games in the next three days.

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Pablo Hernandez

Hernandez thanks Leeds United fans for support after signing new deal

Player of the year candidate Pablo Hernandez has signed a new two-year deal to stay with Leeds United.

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Gavin Allott signals his third goal for Frickley Athletic against Gresley before going on to hit a fourth. Picture: Onion Bag Photos

Winning run not enough as Frickley are set to miss out on top two finish

Frickley Athletic look like missing out on automatic promotion despite taking their unbeaten run to 10 games on Tuesday night when they beat Peterborough Sports 4-2 at home in the Evo-Stik South.

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