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Guiseley: Report

Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Thu 6 Mar 2014
Posted in First Team

FC Halifax Town U19’s succumbed to an injury-time defeat in an enthralling West Yorkshire Derby.

With five minutes of regulation time remaining The young Shaymen were 2-1 up thanks to a brace from Sam Hillhouse after conceding a Guiseley opener inside the first two minutes of play.

Yet the hosts who sit third in the Football Conference Youth Alliance-North grabbed an equaliser on the 86th minute to cause a frantic finale. One The Lions profited from as they scored a winner deep into stoppage time to inflict an eighth loss of the campaign on Des Hazel’s side as Town lie in seventh place having played 15 league matches.

Next week sees Gateshead U19’s visit FC Halifax Town U19’s as Hazel’s troops seek their sixth league win of the campaign.

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