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Pope outperforming his rivals in Premier League

Nick Pope is statistically one of the best-performing goalkeepers in the Premier League.

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Andy Mangan

Mangan poised for AFC Fylde debut

Striker Andy Mangan is in line for a swift debut in AFC Fylde colours against struggling Torquay United at Mill Farm tomorrow.

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Poulton man of the match Aaron Pope on the attack

Blackpool Youth League match of the week: Lytham Junior Blues Under-14 1 Poulton FC 7

Poulton U14 made the most of being able to field a full side with a complete performance at Ballam Road.

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Foxhall Under-14s v South Shore

Fylde coast youth football round-up: Blackpool and District League, BFC girls and YMCA

Kirkham Reds had another convincing win in the Blackpool and District Youth League Under-13s division, beating Warton Typhoons 8-0. Liam Geraghty scored five, Daniel Parker two and Theo Cunliffe the other. Daniel Rawcliffe and Benny Dodd shared the man of the match award

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Dave Challinor

Fylde boss so pleased with his bounce-back boys

Manager Dave Challinor welcomed AFC Fylde’s return to winning ways ahead of the coming week's National League double-header against Torquay and Guiseley.
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Matt Blinkhorn scores his second

Match report: Bolton 1 AFC Fylde 3

A Matt Blinkhorn double ensured that Fylde won their first Lancashire Senior Cup tie at the expense of a youthful Bolton Wanderers side.

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I won't buy Blackpool FC vows AFC Fylde owner Haythornthwaite

Multi-millionaire AFC Fylde owner David Haythornwaite says he has “no interest whatsoever” in buying Blackpool Football Club.
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Station Lytham v AFC Jewsons Blackpool

Fylde coast amateur football review: Sunday Alliance and West Lancs League

In the last 16 of the Gledhill Cup there were some big games and none bigger than Broomheads Estate Agency against The Saddle with the latter coming out on top after extra time.

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Danny Rowe equalises for Fylde at Aldershot

Match report: Aldershot 2 AFC Fylde 1

Will Evans' late goal sealed the points and ended Fylde four-match winning streak in a bad-tempered National League contest which saw both sides reduced to 10 men.
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Kirkham captain Ben Russell tries to break clear of Brandon Smith

Blackpool Youth League match of the week: FC Rangers Blues Under-14 v Kirkham Blues

FC Rangers’ Under-14s registered their third win in four Blackpool and District Youth League games in this battle of the Blues – and the result was never in doubt after their blistering start against Kirkham Blues.

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Polish Junior Reds v South Shore Youth Panthers

Fylde coast youth football round-up: Blackpool and District, YMCA and girls' reports

A bigger Blackpool and District Youth League programme following the half-term break included some excellent under-7 football.

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TV cameras will be at Mill Farm on December 1

BBC to televise AFC Fylde v Wigan FA Cup clash

AFC Fylde's FA Cup tie at home to Wigan Athletic has been chosen for live TV broadcast.
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Luke Burke

Burke: AFC Fylde's real chance of a cup shock

AFC Fylde full-back Luke Burke admits he had mixed emotions following the FA Cup draw.
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Highlands v King Edward

Fylde coast amateur football review: Blackpool Sunday Alliance and West Lancs

In the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance Premier Division FC Shovels remain five points clear.

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Dave Challinor

Dream FA Cup draw for AFC Fylde boss

AFC Fylde boss Dave Challinor is relishing his club’s home tie against Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup second round
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Emirates FA Cup

AFC Fylde draw Wigan in FA Cup

AFC Fylde's reward for reaching the second round of the FA Cup for the first time in their history is a home tie against League One's second-placed club Wigan Athletic.
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Dave Challinor

Challinor: Now Fylde can dare to dream in FA Cup

Dave Challinor looks forward to Fylde featuring in the FA Cup’s second-round draw for the first time tonight and admitted: “It feels great.”

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Danny Rowe scores his and Fylde's second

FA Cup report: AFC Fylde 4 Kidderminster Harriers 2

Fylde won through to the second round of the FA Cup for the first time in their history with this comprehensive win over last season’s National North promotion rivals.
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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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AFC Fylde boss Dave Challinor has an FA Cup objective

Coasters ready to renew Harriers rivalry

AFC Fylde aim to make a significant step in their history by progressing to the second round of the FA Cup for the first time tomorrow.

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