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.-OSll FOOTBALL. Two important League matches are down for decision to-morrow (SoU'.rday) and Monday next, which will have coasitlerable bearing on the reuslt of the Western League table for this season. To-morrow Bath City will meet the Town Club at Penydarven Park, and on Monday the redoubtable Ton Pentre eleven, who won the South Wales cup last Monday, are due at Merthyr. If the Merthyr team win the remain- ing three matches in this competition they should finish in the first three, and they are sure to be trvers. The team selected to do duty on both days is a follows :—Goal, Lewis; backs, Walton and Bedford; half-backs, Kelly, Llew- ellyn and Churchill; forwards, Savage, Capel, D. W. Davies, Fisher and Taylor. V The Merthyr Northern Union Team will, to-morrow, entertain Roclidale Hornets, and the following team has been selected :—Ponty Thomas, back: Reed, Tom Thomas, James and Watkins, three-quarter backs Rees and Harris, half-backs; G. Tayolr, W. Taylor, D. B. Davies, D. Lewis, Bevan and Jenkins, forwards. Kick- off at 4.15. When the teams met in Lancashire the Hornets won by six points to nil. A victory tor the Merthyr men to-morrow is therefore anticipated. The Merthyr players who took part in the ntemational match at Ebbw Vale last Saturday acquitted themeslves creditably. So well did Rees play that after the matcii the Wigan officials who were present offered a very sub- stantial sum for his transfer--£200 has been freely mentioned—and the .Merthyr officials have decided to accept the offer. The draw for the semi-final in the medal IOmpetition is as follows:—Merthyr Juniors v. C^farthfa Juniors, on Wednesday next, kick- off at 6 o'clock and Graig Pit, Plymouth, v. Cyfarthfa Boys, next Saturday, kick-off at 6 o'clock. GLAMORGAN ASSOCIATION LEAGUE. The Committee of this League met at Hen- goed on Thursday Mr. Harry Williams pre- sided over a full attendance of representatives. It was decided to ptiay an Jnter-Leagne match between the Wee tern section and the extra section of the third division at Absrfan on Thursday, April 28th Trehafod made appli- cation to play Gilfach at Giifach for the four League points and the League decided to grant the application. The League match be- tween Brithdir and Troedrhnpfuwch, which was termiiiat-ed owing to the ball bursting, was ordered to be replayed at New •Tr^egar. Pengam were awarded the points in the match between them and Pencrebach, as the latter club had played an ineligible player. Cwm- also were feucj-essful in protesting against Aber- aman Windsors for playing an ineligible play- er, and were awarded the points. The Ton- Pentre protest against the decision of the League in awarding the championship last eeason to Aberdare was referred to the South Wales and Monmouthshire Football Associa- tion. CHARITY MATCH AT TREHARRIS. The Treharris Reserves met New Tredegar on the new Athletic Ground Treharris, op Wednesday, the prooeeds of the game being for the benefit of Lewis, goalkeeper of the Reserves, who fractured his leg in the match between the same clubs on Saturday week. The weather militated against a good attend- ance, but a large number of tickets had been disposed of In the first haif Tom Williams and J Thomas scored tor the Reserves, and upon changing ends the Reserves added to their score through C. Pickett, W. R. Lewis, Treharne, and Stall urd. Webster scoted a penaltj for the visitors and Stratton netted their second goal. The Reserves won by six goals to two.

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