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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.

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Rangers' Josh Windass in action with Celtic's Scott Brown during the Betfred Cup Semi Final match at Hampden Park.

Are former Huddersfield Town duo set for Glasgow Rangers showdown with St Johnstone?

Midfielder Matt Crooks is back after an ankle injury and could line-up alongside Josh Windass for the Scottish Premiership side

Huddersfield Town 1 Derby County 0, 22.10.16: Head Coach David Wagner celebrates the win.

Huddersfield Town begin build-up to Fulham trip

It's a double training session for David Wagner's squad

Huddersfield Town to take big following to Fulham

David Wagner's side will chase a fourth away win at Craven Cottage

Huddersfield Town vs Derby County, 22.10.16: Town fans before the game.

Huddersfield Town playing their part in West Yorkshire crowd boom

Cut-price tickets are available for the visit of Birmingham City a week Saturday while Bradford City are also enjoying strong attendances

Find out AFC Emley's next FA Vase opponents

Darren Hepworth's side are through to round two after beating Chadderton

Huddersfield Town 1 Derby County 0, 22.10.16: Head Coach David Wagner celebrates the win.

No punishment for Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner after on-pitch goal celebration

The German Head Coach was sent to the stand after Elias Kachunga's 93rd-minute winner against Derby County at the weekend

Huddersfield Town 1 Derby County 0, 22.10.16: Elias Kachunga celebrates his stoppage time winner.

Elias Kachunga is a different class and four other things we learned from Huddersfield Town's win over Derby County

Examiner's Football Writer Doug Thomson looks at the key talking points from the weekend's dramatic 1-0 win at the John Smith's Stadium

Coach looks for cutting edge after defeat for Huddersfield Town Under 18s

Steven Downes reports on the 3-1 home loss against Millwall

Huddersfield Town prospect signs long-term contract

Jordan Williams put pen to paper after turning 17

FA Vase victory for AFC Emley

Luke Greaves reports on the first-round tie against Chadderton


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