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No Barton blame game for Fleetwood Town boss Sheridan

Fleetwood Town boss John Sheridan refused to use the announcement about Joey Barton’s Highbury arrival as an excuse for their failure to stop Wigan Athletic’s promotion party.

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Conor McAleny

McAleny wants to halt Wigan promotion party

Fleetwood Town striker Conor McAleny wants to stop his old club from celebrating at his new one this weekend.

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Ash Hunter in actio

MATCH REPORT: Fleetwood 0 Wigan 4

As Wigan Athletic celebrated promotion at Highbury, one man watching on from the stands must have been thinking, ‘What can I do with this bunch to get that reward?’
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Joey Barton has been backed by Burnley boss Sean Dyche

Dyche backs Fleetwood Town’s Barton call

Joey Barton’s return to football in a management role at Fleetwood Town is not a surprise to one of his former managers in Sean Dyche.

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Fleetwood Town chairman Andy Pilley

Pilley’s tribute to departing Fleetwood Town boss

Fleetwood Town chairman Andy Pilley says any club would be lucky to have the departing John Sheridan at the helm.

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Andy Pilley

Pilley: Trust me, Joey is the right man

Andy Pilley has urged the Cod Army to trust his judgement and ask Burnley fans about Joey Barton if they doubt he is the right man to take Fleetwood Town forward.

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Andy Pilley, BES Group chairman

£2m loss in latest Fleetwood Town accounts

Fleetwood Town posted a £2m loss in its latest statement of accounts but the club is not concerned about that figure.

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John Sheridan

Fleetwood boss Sheridan: Barton news has not disrupted plans to spoil Wigan’s party

Fleetwood boss John Sheridan says all the talk of Joey Barton’s appointment as manager has not disrupted his preparations for Saturday’s clash with Wigan Athletic.

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Joey Barton

Barton can take Fleetwood into Championship says chairman Pilley

Chairman Andy Pilley believes Joey Barton is the man to guide Fleetwood Town to the Championship but says it will not happen overnight.

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John Sheridan

Fleetwood boss Sheridan: I’m not bitter about Barton decision

John Sheridan says he is not bitter at not being given the head coach’s role at Fleetwood Town on a permanent basis and he wishes his successor Joey Barton good luck.
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John Sheridan

Fleetwood boss Sheridan: I’m not bitter or surprised about Barton

John Sheridan says he is not bitter at not being given the head coach’s role at Fleetwood Town on a permanent basis and he wishes his successor Joey Barton good luck.

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Polish Under-11s v FC Rangers   Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde coast youth football review: Hogan Cup and Plate semis, YMCA reports

There were plenty of Hogan Cup and Plate matches this weekend in the Blackpool and District Youth Football League with all Cup semi-finals at Squires Gate FC.

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Joey Barton

Barton 'couldn't get better club' than Fleetwood says striker

Fleetwood Town head coach John Sheridan has warned his successor Joey Barton that management isn’t easy but striker Jon Parkin believes the ex-Burnley and Manchester City star couldn’t have a better club to start his coaching career.

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New Fleetwood head coach Joey Barton

Five things we can expect from former Manchester City and Burnley footballer Joey Barton's reign at Fleetwood Town

He is one of the most controversial figures in English football but what can we expect from Joey Barton's reign at Fleetwood Town?
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Joey Barton

Joey Barton to be next Fleetwood Town boss

Fleetwood Town have revealed the identity of their next team boss: ex-Burnley midfielder Joey Barton.

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Fleetwood boss John Sheridan

Fleetwood Town confirm John Sheridan will leave the club

Fleetwood Town have confirmed that current head coach John Sheridan WILL depart Highbury at the end of this season.
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Cian Bolger

Fleetwood hope to welcome back Bolger after freak training injury

Fleetwood Town boss John Sheridan is hopeful centre-half Cian Bolger will return for Saturday’s home clash with Wigan.

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A fitting farewell for Mr Fleetwood Town Ted Lowery

He was famed for handing out pre-match sweets and for only allowing the best biscuits with his legendary brews.

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Fleetwood Town stars of past and present pay respects at Ted Lowery's funeral

Fleetwood Town FC stars of past and present paid their respects to club legend Ted Lowery at his funeral this morning.

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Layton Seniors v Marshall Court'Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde coast amateur football review: Highfield in Gledhill Cup final, Garstang overtake Wrens at top

The first Gledhill Cup finalist in the Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance is Highfield Social, who beat the Layton Pub 2-1 thanks  to Matty Wannell’s opener and Ryan Grainger’s last-gasp winner.
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