Doug Thomson

Doug Thomson

Huddersfield-born lifelong Town supporter and a former Greenhead College student, he studied history and politics at Leeds University before joining the Keighley News in 1987. Initially a news reporter, Doug switched to sport in 1988, covering Keighley Rugby League Club. Joined the Examiner in 1989, reporting on cricket and covering the original Emley FC's rise in non-league football. Spent two years at the Press Association sports department in the mid-nineties before returning to the Examiner. He has been football writer since 2006.

Reece James hungry for Huddersfield Town bow

The on-loan left-back is getting used to his new surroundings

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Reece James hungry for Huddersfield Town bow

The on-loan left-back is getting used to his new surroundings

Huddersfield Town recruit Reece James could face Manchester United mate Will Keane at Sheffield Wednesday

The left-back's time at Town could be key to his hopes of Premier League involvement next season

AFC Emley

Title success for AFC Emley's development team

Joe Howson's charges clinched the honours with two league games remaining

Huddersfield Town youngster William Boyle has completed a loan move to Kidderminster Harriers

Huddersfield Town loan teenage defender William Boyle to Kidderminster Harriers

The 19-year-old made his first-team debut last month

Huddersfield Town's loan signing from Manchester United full-back Reece James

Huddersfield Town bring in Manchester United left-back Reece James on loan

The 21-year-old has had previous spells at Carlisle United and Rotherham United

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Millwall meeting for Huddersfield Town Under 18s

The youngsters have games in hand as they aim the regain the leadership

AFC Emley

AFC Emley eye return to top of table

It's tight in the race for promotion


Tributes to former Huddersfield Town star Jimmy McGill

The Glaswegian was a key man in the 1969-70 Division II title-winning team

Huddersfield Town star Nahki Wells helps Bermuda to victory - by scoring a penalty!

The striker twice missed from the spot during Saturday's Championship defeat by Fulham

Joel Lynch has warned his teammates they must get off to a flying start at Sheffield Wednesday

Huddersfield Town defender Joel Lynch says team must find positive response to poor run in derby clash

The centre-back says there is no complacency about staying out of a survival scrap


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