Derby day so special for new Blackpool cricket professional Jovaun

Blackpool CC’s overseas professional Jovaun van Wyngaardt says he knows all about the importance of this weekend’s derby day clash against Fleetwood.

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Pond's departure brings an end to his 15-year spell at the club

Fleetwood legend Nathan Pond departs for Salford City

Fleetwood Town’s record appearance holder Nathan Pond has left the club to sign for big-spending National League outfit Salford City.
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Additions' Simon Beevers takes on the Blackhurst Budd defence  Picture: ROB LOCK

Fylde coast amateur football: Alliance cup final fever at Highbury; Blackpool Wren Rovers' agony hands West Lancs title to Garstang

Blackhurst Budd, E&P Publications and Westview ended the Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Alliance season in glorious style with victory in the Berry’s Beds divisional cup finals at Fleetwood Town’s Highbury Stadium.
E&P Publications v Highfield Social   Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde coast amateur football round-up: Wrens and Garstang battle for West Lancs crown, Dyer dazzles for champs E&P

Blackpool Wren Rovers and Garstang both picked up vital wins in their battle for this season's West Lancashire Football League Premier Division title.

Saddle v McNaughtons    Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde amateur football round-up: Sunday Alliance titles decided and Blackpool closer to West Lancs crown

All three league titles have been decided in the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance.

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Sheridan: I haven't thought about keeping Fleetwood job

John Sheridan says the prospect of becoming Fleetwood Town manager on a long-term basis has not crossed his mind.

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Mark Cullen shows his disappointment at full-time at Oldham

Cullen: I'm here to help Blackpool in vital final games

Mark Cullen says he is looking forward to doing all he can to help Blackpool steer clear of relegation danger this season after making his long-awaited return from injury.
Blackpool are among the lowest spenders on agents fees in League One

How much have Blackpool and Fleetwood Town spent on agents' fees?

Just three clubs in League One spent less on agents' fees than Blackpool for the period February 1, 2017 to January 31, 2018.
Blackhurst Budd v The Saddle   Picture: Karen Tebbutt

Fylde coast amateur football round-up: Poulton pile on pressure, Alliance cup quarter-finals, Anchorsholme in pole position

Poulton kept up the pressure at the top of the West Lancashire Football League Division One table with a comprehensive 4-0 win at Askam United.
Blackpool fans protest at Football League in Preston over club management

Blackpool fans protest at Football League in Preston over club management

Angry Blackpool supporters who protested outside the headquarters of the English Football League yesterday sent out a stark warning to the sport’s governing body: take action or we will be back.

Bloomfield Brewhouse v Additions

Fylde coast amateur football review: Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Alliance and West Lancashire League

AFC Additions continue to dominate the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance Premier Division.

Bowyer has grown close to Armfield in recent years

Bowyer: Game has lost one of its true greats in Armfield

Blackpool manager Gary Bowyer says the game has lost one of its true greats following news that club legend Jimmy Armfield has passed away at the age of 82.

Mennie in action for the Sheffield Shield

Lancashire announce Australian Joe Mennie as 2018 overseas player

Lancashire have signed Australian bowler Joe Mennie as their overseas player for 2018.

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Boars Head v Kirkham Town

Fylde coast amateur football round-up: Sunday Alliance, West Lancs and Anchorsholme FC

In the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance Premier Division, AFC Additions went back to the top with a 3-0 win against Blackhurst Budd.

King Edwards v McNaughtons

Fylde coast amateur football review: West Lancs and Sunday Alliance

It was another weather-affected weekend of football in the West Lancashire Football League.
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Blackpool and Fleetwood learn Checkatrade Trophy last 16 opponents

The draw for the third round of the Checkatrade Trophy has been made.
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Blackpool boss hails rival Rosler as a manager on the up

Blackpool boss Gary Bowyer says he can’t understand why the man who will be in the opposing dugout tomorrow is not managing in the Championship.

Top left: Karl Oyston and Valeri Belokon. Bottom left: Blackpool fans unhappy with how their club is being run gathered at the Number 1 Club for a meeting in 2014 at which a new Blackpool Supporters Trust would be created. Trust Chairman Tim Fielding addresses the meeting. Right: Blackpool chairman Karl Oyston (left) hugs Charlie Adam after the final whistle during the 2010 Coca-Cola Football League Championship Play Off Final

Pivotal moment in case of Oystons vs Belokon

Blackpool fans up and down the Fylde Coast await with bated breath the decision of a High Court judge in what could turn out to be a turning point in the club’s history.
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Blackpool and Fleetwood to go head-to-head in Lancashire Cup

Blackpool and Fleetwood Town will go head-to-head this Wednesday in the quarter finals of the Lancashire Senior Cup.

Blackpool and Fleetwood players announced as finalists for top north west awards

Blackpool and Fleetwood players announced as finalists for top north west awards

Blackpool’s Kelvin Mellor and Fleetwood Town man Cian Bolger have been announced as finalists in the 2017 North West Football Awards.

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