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.

Yorkshire back Andrew Gale as captain reportedly faces charge of racist offence

The case centres on alleged use of the term 'Kolpak'

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Yorkshire back Andrew Gale as captain reportedly faces charge of racist offence

The case centres on alleged use of the term 'Kolpak'

Huddersfield Town V Leeds United derby ticket sales top 1,600

The West Yorkshire showdown is set to attract another bumper gate

Huddersfield Town players need to make fans proud at Leeds United says Powell

The manager heads to Elland Road seeking his first win after a home defeat by Middlesbrough and Tuesday’s goalless draw with Wigan at the John Smith’s Stadium

Jack Robinson in action for Huddersfield Town

Leeds United v Huddersfield Town: defender Jack Robinson looks forward to West Yorkshire derby

Clash with Leeds United appeals to youngster with plenty of 'derby' experience

Huddersfield Town Supporters Association (HTSA)

Huddersfield Town Supporters Association: looking forward to Leeds United

The latest from the Town fans' group

Tyrone Nurse wins Vs Danny Little

Tyrone Nurse to fight Derby's Dave Ryan for Commonwealth title at Leeds Arena

It's an unexpected development for Huddersfield's mandatory British title challenger, who had expected to face an African or Australian in the first of two championship bouts in as many months

Chris Powell is still waiting for his first three points as Huddersfield Town manager following the 0-0 draw with Wigan Athletic

Match Report: Huddersfield Town 0-0 Wigan Athletic

The Terriers were unable to break down a resolute Latics outfit and move into the bottom three as a result

Martin Paterson could be set to make a return for Huddersfield Town in the development squad against Crewe Alexandra

Martin Paterson set for run-out with Huddersfield Town development team

The Northern Ireland striker is returning from a knee problem

Joel Lynch was delighted with the impact made by both Jonathan Stead and Mark Hudson against Middlesbrough, despite losing 2-1

Joel Lynch hails Huddersfield Town stalwart Jon Stead ahead of Wigan Athletic visit

The defender says the frontman who is in his second spell at the club is a popular figure and a hard worker

Potential loan striker targets drawn up already says Huddersfield Town boss after James Vaughan injury

Town are waiting for the result of a scan on the striker's calf injury, sustained against Middlesbrough on Saturday in Powell's first match as manager


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