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AFC Fylde 2-1 Morecambe

Morecambe lost out to National League side AFC Fylde in their penultimate game of pre-season.

Reece Deakin takes on Lancaster City's Ben Hudson during the friendly at the Globe Arena.

Morecambe new boy Deakin ready to stake claim for regular starting spot

Reece Deakin hopes to stake his claim for a regular starting spot after becoming Morecambe’s sixth summer signing.

Reece Deakin in action during Morecambes friendly against Bamber Bridge.

Deakin is Morecambe’s sixth summer signing

Morecambe have signed promising forward Reece Deakin on a one-year deal.

Rhys Turner scored Morecambe's goal

Match report: Morecambe 1 Blackburn Rovers 2

First-half goals from Danny Graham and Elliott Bennett made it back-to-back friendly defeats for Morecambe at the Globe Arena this week.

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Jim Bentley and his assistant Ken McKenna.

Battle to bring in defender goes on for Morecambe boss Bentley

Jim Bentley’s says it’s as hard as ever bringing players to Morecambe as his search for a central defender goes on.

Jim Bentley.

Bentley looks to work ahead after Morecambe’s defeat to Preston

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley knows there is plenty of work to be done on and off the field after his side’s 2-0 pre-season defeat to Preston North End on Tuesday night.

Jordan Hugill challenges Morecambe's Ben Hedley. Photo: Neil Cross

PNE turn down Hugill bid

Preston North End have knocked back a bid from Championship rivals Birmingham City for striker Jordan Hugill.

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Tom Barkhuizen is congratulated on his goal against his former club.

Match report: Morecambe 0 PNE 2

Tom Barkhuizen scored against his former club as Preston North End beat Morecambe at the Globe Arena.
PNE and Morecambe compete for a corner at the Globe Arena.

Morecambe 0-2 PNE - As it happened and reaction

Preston North End got the better of Morecambe in a pre-season friendly at the Globe Arena on Tuesday night.
Jim Bentley (left) pictured during pre-season action

Morecambe boss’s PNE reunion

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley is looking forward to meeting old and new faces when they host North End tonight.

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Preston striker Tom Barkhuizen is set to face his former club Morecambe tonight

Extra time for PNE

Preston manager Alex Neil will increase his players’ time on the pitch in the midweek double header at Morecambe and Accrington Stanley.

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Callum Robinson scored at Stockport

Alex’s men shaping up against Shrimps

Alex Neil says the changes he is making to Preston’s style of play are a work in progress and one which will continue at Morecambe on Tuesday night.

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One of Morecambe's summer signings Adam Campbell battles with Lancaster City's Ryan Winder.

Morecambe boss Bentley targets ‘three or four’ signings

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley admits his pre-season shopping hasn’t ended yet after bringing five players to the Globe Arena so far this summer.

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley and Lancaster City boss Phil Brown

Match report: Morecambe 1 Lancaster City 0

Andy Fleming’s late goal gave Morecambe victory in the Bay Trophy just as their second pre-season friendly seemed set to end goalless.

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Morecambe boss Jim Bentley and his Lancaster City counterpart Phil Brown.

Morecambe and Lancaster City ready for return of friendly

Morecambe and Lancaster City hope their first meeting in eight years will be the start of a lasting relationship between the two clubs.

Garry Thompson, right, celebrates his winning goal.  Picture: Clean Sheet Media

Match report: Bamber Bridge 1 Morecambe 2

Garry Thompson’s first Morecambe goal in more than nine years saw Jim Bentley’s side emerge victorious in their first pre-season match ahead of the new season.

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Morecambe get their pre-season friendlies underway at Bamber Bridge tonight. Picture: Matt Rushton

Morecambe ready for action at Bamber Bridge

Morecambe start their on-field preparations for the new season at Bamber Bridge tonight hoping it will be the prelude to a less stressful campaign this time around.

Vadaine Oliver

Shrimps sign York striker

Morecambe have made a further addition to their squad after signing Vadaine Oliver.

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Michael Rose (photo: Matt Rushton)

Defender agrees new Shrimps deal

Midfielder Michael Rose has handed Morecambe a huge boost this week by agreeing to extend his stay at the club.

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Garry Thompson

Wembley hero Thompson returns to Morecambe

Wembley hero Garry Thompson has made a welcome return to Morecambe.

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