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.

Huddersfield Town striker James Vaughan so glad to carry on playing with help of protective mask

The frontman has a fractured cheekbone and eye socket and had initially expected to be sidelined for a couple of months

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Huddersfield Town striker James Vaughan so glad to carry on playing with help of protective mask

The frontman has a fractured cheekbone and eye socket and had initially expected to be sidelined for a couple of months

Wigan Athletic 0 Huddersfield Town 1: Match in focus

Chris Powell’s side are certainly producing the goods at the moment

Huddersfield Town midfielder Conor Coady sinks Wigan Athletic then admits: 'My goal was really intended as a cross'

Scoring at the home of rugby league club Wigan Warriors was extra special for a St Helens supporter!

Conor Coady celebrates after Huddersfield Town's 1-0 win at Wigan Athletic

Match Report: Wigan Athletic 0-1 Huddersfield Town

Conor Coady's late stunner sealed the Terriers' first away win since October in a battling display

Huddersfield Town defender Tommy Smith desperate to play his part in away win over Wigan Athletic

Hudersfield Town have suffered three defeats in as many previous visits to the DW Stadium

Lee Peltier expected to leave Huddersfield Town for Cardiff City

The Liverpool product only returned to the John Smith's in the summer

Huddersfield Town boss Chris Powell ready for reunion with old West Ham United teammate Malky Mackay at Wigan Athletic

Powell and Mackay signed on at Upton Park on the same day

Bookies edge towards another Wigan Athletic draw when Huddersfield Town visit the DW Stadium

A stalemate is 12/5 with Stan James

Huddersfield Town had been linked with a move for Cardiff City's Adam Le Fondre

Cold water poured on Huddersfield Town links with Cardiff City duo

Neither Adam Le Fondre nor Nicky Maynard are likely to be moving to the John Smith's Stadium

Chris Powell desperate to stretch gap between Huddersfield Town and Wigan Athletic

Town head to red-rose territory with a 10-point advantage over their hosts

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