Alexander’s top 10 Fleetwood Town moments

Graham Alexander celebrates Wembley success
Graham Alexander celebrates Wembley success

As Graham Alexander departs Fleetwood Town The Gazette looks back at his finest hours

10 - December 26 2012

Fleetwood Town 1 Morecambe 0

Boxing Day brought Alexander’s first win as Town manager, David Ball sealing victory

9- January 1 2013

Port Vale 0 Fleetwood 2

Alexander’s first away victory in charge of Town was sealed in spectacular fashion at Vale Park

8- October 8 2013

Fleetwood 4 Crewe 0

Town’s strike force were on red hot form in an impressive Jonstone’s Paint Trophy victory

7 - March 29 2015

Fleetwood 1 Preston 1

Not a victory for Alexander’s men but David Ball’s late equaliser sparked celebrations

6 - September 21 2013

Portsmouth 0 Fleetwood 1

A memorable scalp at Fratton Park, albeit sealed by an own goal

5 - May 12 2014

York 0 Fleetwood 1

It was second time lucky in the first leg of the play-off semi final, Matty Blair on the mark in a rearranged clash at Bootham Crescent

4 - November 23 2013

Fleetwood 5 Mansfield 4

The most dramatic clash of Alexander’s Highbury tenure, Antoni Sarcevic sealing victory from the penalty spot after a Stags fighback

3- May 15 2014

Fleetwood 0 York 0

Tense, nervous, defensive but the play-off second leg draw was enough to see Town to Wembley in front of a sell-out crowd

2 -March 7 2015

Sheffield United 1 Fleetwood Town 2

The most memorable afternoon of Fleetwood’s short time in League One, victory at Bramall Lane a sign of the club’s remarkable progress

1- May 26 2014

Wembley, Antoni Sarcevic, promotion... enough said. Alexander’s finest hour in charge of Fleetwood.