Hyde United secured the point which guarantees their Northern Premier League, premier division status after a feisty Easter Monday derby against neighbours Stalybridge Celtic.
Stalybridge Celtic’s lack of firepower was again evident as they were beaten at home by previously winless Basford United.
Manager Simon Howarth admitted his heart was in his mouth as Stalybridge Celtic snatched a dramatic injury-time derby victory against Ashton United.
Stalybridge Celtic’s pre-season preparations has been hit by an outbreak of Covid-19 which has swept through the Bower Fold club.
Trialist Sope Awe could be the answer to Stalybridge Celtic’s search for a striker.