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Shrimps boss Bentley aiming to build upon victory

Jim Bentley has called on his Morecambe players to build on last Saturday’s victory against Newport County as they prepare for three tough games in a week.

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Kevin Ellison.

Morecambe 2-1 Newport County

Two goals from Kevin Ellison earned Morecambe their second win of the season.

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Jim Bentley and his assistant Ken McKenna. Picture: B&O Press Photo

Bentley’s Shrimps have more in tank

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley believes his side are only playing at “75 or 80 per cent” ahead of hosting Newport County at the Globe Arena on Saturday.

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Goalscorer Kevin Ellison

Yeovil 2, Morecambe 2

Morecambe came from two goals down to pick up a battling point at a windswept Huish Park.
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Jim Bentley salutes the Morecambe fans at the final whistle. Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley takes positives from Notts County defeat

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley said he will take the positives from his side's 2-0 defeat at Notts County on Saturday.

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Adam McGurk battles with Nicky Hunt at Meadow Lane. Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Notts County 2-0 Morecambe

Morecambe suffered their first away league defeat of the season with a goal in either half giving Kevin Nolan’s side the three points.

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Vadaine Oliver is sent off against Accrington by referee Peter Bankes. Photo: Derick Thomas/Clean Sheet Media

Jim thinks Shrimps are due change of luck

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley hopes his side’s luck turns soon after more controversial refereeing decisions went against his team.

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Vadaine Oliver is sent off against Accrington. Picture: Derick Thomas/Clean Sheet Media

Bentley praises Morecambe’s spirit after Accrington defeat

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley said he was disappointed with the defeat against Accrington but pleased with his side’s spirit.

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Kevin Ellison

Morecambe 1, Accrington Stanley 2

Morecambe suffered a disappointing derby day defeat at the hands of Accrington Stanley.

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Morecambe manager Jim Bentley

Bentley to patch up side for Accy

Jim Bentley has urged Morecambe’s fans to get behind the club’s young guns ahead of the Lancashire derby with Accrington Stanley at the Globe Arena on Saturday.

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Morecambe manager Jim Bentley

Shrimps’ boss adds to striker options

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley beat Thursday night’s deadline in adding two more players to his squad.

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Premier League and EFL clubs will be scrambling to get deals done by 11pm

Everything you need to know about transfer deadline day

Here we go again, folks.
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Deadline Day Countdown: August 29

Deadline Day Countdown: August 29

Tuesday transfer stories affecting North West clubs....

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Jim Bentley salutes the fans after the draw at Cambridge.

Morecambe boss Bentley wants striker before window shuts

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley is hoping to bring in a striker before the end of the current transfer window.

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Deadline day countdown: August 28

Deadline day countdown: August 28

The latest transfer stories concerning clubs in the North West prior to Thursday’s deadline...

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Morecambe's Kevin Ellison (right) chases the ball

Cambridge United 0, Morecambe 0

Morecambe picked up an excellent point after putting in a superb defensive display to keep out a strong Cambridge attack.

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Morecambe manager Jim Bentley

Jim wants Shrimps to start believing

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley says his side need to have more belief in their own ability as they battle against the odds in League Two.

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Jim Bentley. Picture: Clean Sheet Media

Morecambe sign Wycombe Wanderers defender Max Muller on loan

Morecambe have signed Wycombe Wanderers defender Max Muller on loan until January.

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Vadaine Oliver battles for the ball against Swindon.

Morecambe 0-1 Swindon Town

Morecambe went down to their first league defeat of the season as Donal McDermott’s superb first-half strike secured Swindon Town a battling win.
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Paul Mullin will return to the Globe Arena with Swindon on Saturday

Jim bids to maintain bright start to season

Morecambe will be looking to extend their unbeaten league start on Saturday when Swindon visit the Globe Arena.

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