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Former Sussex County League player thought to be interesting FA in replacing axed Allardyce

An ex-Sussex County Football League player is reportedly interested the Football Association in replacing Sam Allardyce as England manager.

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Oliver Norwood is taking positives into tomorrows Hillsborough clash with Sheffield Wednesday. Picture: Phil Westlake

Positives to take ahead of Hillsborough task

Albion midfielder Oliver Norwood feels his side have plenty of positives to take heading into tomorrow’s trip to Hillsborough.

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Tomer Hemed in action for Albion earlier this season. Picture: Phil Westlake

Johnny Cantor: Partnerships are a key foundation to being successful

I have to thank the road closures and lane reductions for this week’s column.

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QUIZ: How well do you know your England managers?

Another England manager has gone. They tend to last a bit longer than Big Sam managed, but nevermind. He’ll always have Slovakia.

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Quiz: Who said it - Sam Allardyce or Mike Bassett?

Sam Allardyce was only in charge of the England team for one game, but he has already stepped down “by mutual agreement” after what the FA called inappropriate conduct.

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Jamie Weston scored two on Tuesday night. Picture by Grahame Lehkyj

Eastbourne Town 0, Haywards Heath Town 5: Saunders’ men shine at the Saffrons

Haywards Heath Town made it six wins from eight in the league with a fine win and five goals away at Eastbourne Town.

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Ben Bacon. Action from Farleigh Rovers v Hassocks. Picture by Phil Westlake

Hassocks 1, Eastbourne United 2: Robins equal worst ever run with seventh straight defeat

Consecutive defeat number seven was inflicted on Hassocks by high flying Eastbourne United Association who left the Beacon with a 2-1 win to ensure that the Robins have now equalled their worst ever losing run in senior football.

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Bowman on the Road: Solid Ryman Premier start around the Green Elephant Stadium

After getting over the immense disappointment of losing a late goal at Nyewood Lane last evening its a very pleasing start to the new Ryman Premier league season.

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Dylan Barnett rescued the Rocks against Burgess Hill / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Barnett rescues Rocks as Hillians are denied

The Rocks salvaged a draw with a late Dylan Barnett free-kick on a night when they played the whole game with a defender in goal.

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Burgess Hill Town's Lee Harding opened the scoring against Bognor

Midweek football: Hillians draw, Heath win, Hassocks lose

A busy night of midweek football saw Burgess Hill Town draw at Bognor Regis Town, Haywards Heath Town hammer Eastbourne Town and Hassocks lose their seventh straight game.

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American Express Community Stadium. Picture: Paul Hazlewood

New restaurant at AMEX pays tribute to club legend

A brand new restaurant has opened its doors at Brighton’s Amex Stadium, named after a leading figure in the club’s history.

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Phil Wickwar and Mark Dalgleish. Broadbridge Heath v Hassocks. Picture by Phil Westlake SUS-160603-214835001

Newhaven 5, Hassocks 0: Worrying times for Hassocks after sixth straight defeat

These are worrying times for Hassocks as they slipped to a sixth consecutive defeat after a 5-0 hammering away at Newhaven.

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Sussex side closing in on unwanted century

Ferring Football Club’s conceded tally for the season reached 97 on Saturday.

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FA Vase first round draw: Sussex teams continue Vase quest

The first round draw of the FA Vase was made today at Wembley Stadium with a number of Sussex teams still going strong.

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Sussex and Surrey football round-up: The FA Vase, The Cherry Red Records Premier Cup Challenge and across the local leagues

Sussex and Surrey football round-up: The FA Vase, The Cherry Red Records Premier Cup Challenge and across the local leagues

Horley Town progress in the FA Vase with a one goal victory against Selsey.

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Grays Athletic 1, Burgess Hill Town 1: Hillians extend unbeaten run to seven games

Burgess Hill Town extended their unbeaten run to seven games with a 1-1 away to Grays Athletic on Saturday.

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The ball ends up in the back of the net. Westfield v Haywards Heath Town. Picture by Grahame Lehkyj

Westfield 0, Haywards Heath Town 1: Watch Max Miller’s FA Vase winner

An 88th minute goal was all it took for Haywards Heath Town to be into the hat for the next round of the FA Vase.

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Great Facilities at Westfield FC. Picture by Colin Bowman

Bowman on the Road: Max’s late late show in the FA Vase

Haywards Heath Town FC are motoring this season both in the Macron Store Combination Premier Division and also in the prestigious FA Vase.

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St Francis Rangers 2, Storrington 1: Rangers pick up first win of the season

St Francis Rangers picked up their first win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Storrington at Colwell Road.

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Anthony Knockaert in action for Brighton earlier this season. Picture: Phil Westlake.

Murray’s brace helps Brighton bag third straight league win

Glenn Murray struck twice as Brighton secured a third straight Championship victory with a 2-0 home success over Barnsley this afternoon.

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