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Goldthorpe United – Junior Champions

Mexborough and Swinton Times July 22, 1927

The Goldthorpe United team, were the Premier junior combination of the district last season.

They won the championship of the Mexborough Senior League and of the Subsidiary Competition; and carried of the Montagu and Hemsworth cups..

Their record of the season was:

Plate 50, 137, lost 4, drew 9, goals for 131, against 38

The players are: S Adlington, G Wilcock, F Jefferson, a Butler, H Hardwick, CL Finney, W Netherwood, L Capshaw, H Goodman, J Adlington, S Chivers, E Lunness, A.E.Dale, G Emmonds, W Bacon,

J Hill and CG Senior are the trainers.

1926/27 season Kilnhurst again changed their name this time to Kilnhurst Athletic, and yet again appeared in the semi final of the Montagu Charity Cup, losing to the eventual cup winners Goldthorpe United.