A sad day for everyone who is connected with the NCEL as we hear of the passing of David Morrall.
The following statement is from the NCEL.
"It is with great sadness that the NCEL has to announce that former chairman David Morrall passed away last night after a long illness.
David, who also served the league as referees secretary and devoted many years of service to the FA, will always be remembered very fondly by the league and everyone who had the opportunity to work with and know him over many years.
Details of ths funeral arranges will be circulated once they are confirmed.
We all send our deepest condolences to his wife Steph and to all of his friends and family."
On behalf of Hallam FC, we would like to express our deepest condolences to the family and friends of David Morrall. We are deeply saddened by the news of his passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Hallam FC 3 - 1 Silsden AFC
Iren Wilson produced an attacking masterclass, as Hallam FC come from behind to beat Silsden 3-1 in the fourth round of the FA Vase.
The game started as a cagey affair, with both teams lacking quality in the final third, as the half-finished goalless. Hallam came back the better side in the second half, dominating possession and testing Trennery. Against the run of play, Price found Ellis Hudson, who dispatched the ball into the back of the net comfortably.
Hallam FC 0 - 0 Handsworth
Its Boxing Day at the Worlds Oldest Football Ground and a bumper crowd of 751 came to see Hallam entertain Handsworth in the Sheffield Derby. Whilst Hallam had most of the chances they could not get the ball into the net with the best efforts kept out by the Handsworth keeper. Hallam remain in 12th position as we approach 2024.
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Hallam FC 1-0 Ramsbottom United
Hallam FC entertained Ramsbottom at Sandygate for the 3rd round of the FA Vase. With the tie looking to go to penalty's Calum Ward snatched a victorious goal in the 87th minute to see Hallam through to the FA Vase 4th round for the first time in 42 years.
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