AFC Fylde

AFC Fylde

West Ham and AFC Fylde friendlies for PNE

Preston North End have announced pre-season friendly games against West Ham United and AFC Fylde.
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Paul with his two sons Max, seven, and Toby, 10 months.

County footballer Paul Jarvis 'overwhelmed' with messages of support in his fight against cancer

A former Chorley FC and AFC Fylde footballer has thanked Lancashire’s football fans following his recent diagnosis with cancer.
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Mill Farm

Football coach arrested after sending ‘inappropriate’ messages to a 17-year-old youth player

A football coach at AFC Fylde has been arrested after sending “inappropriate” messages to one of the club’s youth players.

Alistair Waddecar found the net for Brig (photo: Ruth Hornby)

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Bamber Bridge suffered their first NPL First Division North defeat since November as Hyde United ran out 2-1 winners at Ewen Fields.

Striker Danny Rowe

Coasters’ striker has 30-goal mark in his sights

AFC Fylde boss Dave Challinor has backed Danny Rowe to hit the 30-goal mark this term but warned goals do not always equal success.

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Regan Linney

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Two goals in the last 15 minutes earned Brig a 3-3 National League North draw at Brighouse Town.

Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Where to get your non-league football fix with AFC Fylde, Chorley, Bamber Bridge, Lancaster City and others all in action this weekend

There’s plenty of choice when it comes to taking in a non-league game across Lancashire this weekend.

Adam Dodd was sent off (photo: Josh Vosper)

Non-league round-up

Ten-man Bamber Bridge were left to rue a missed penalty and had to settle for a 0-0 draw in the NPL First Division North against Skelmersdale United at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

Danny Rowe lines up a shot against Guiseley

AFC Fylde boss had no bids for Rowe and co

AFC Fylde boss Dave Challinor revealed the club received NO bids for hotshot Danny Rowe or any other player on deadline day, and says that even if they had he doubts the Coasters would have sold as they bid to make history.

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Brad Carsley scored twice for Brig (photo: Ruth Hornby)

Non-league round-up

In the NPL First Division North, Bamber Bridge ran out comfortable 3-1 winners at Mossley.

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Dave Challinor, chairman David Haythornthwaite and goalscorer Danny Rowe

MATCH REPORT: AFC Fylde 1 Wigan 1

The stage was set for Danny Rowe to step up and prove his Football League credentials and he did so with aplomb as he coolly slotted home the penalty that ensured AFC Fydle are in the hat for the third round of the FA Cup for the first time in their history.
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Photo Neil Cross AFC Fylde v Wigan FA Cup pre-match conference with Danny Rowe

AFC Fylde forward Rowe and Co bidding to prove credentials in Wigan FA Cup clash

He’s looking to shoot down high-flying Wigan Athletic and fire AFC Fylde to the third round of the FA Cup for the first time in their history but Danny Rowe says it is not just him the League One leaders need to worry about.

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WATCH: AFC Fylde’s full FA Cup press conference ahead of Wigan clash

AFC Fylde are building up to one of the biggest games in their history as they prepare to host Wigan Athletic in the second round of the FA Cup on Friday night.

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Court news

Lancashire court listings - Monday, November 27, 2017

Here is this week's round-up of cases at Preston’s courts.
Chorley manager Matt Jansen

It’s Trophy time for Jansen’s Magpies

Chorley will begin their quest for another memorable cup run this weekend when they travel to Grantham Town in the FA Trophy third qualifying round.

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A hotel is proposed for AFC Fyldes stadium at Mill Farm in Wesham

Promotion prompts football club’s bid for hotel at stadium

Plans are being considered for a hotel to be built inside the main stand of AFC Fylde’s stadium in Wesham.

Brad Carsley scored twice for Bamber Bridge (photo: Ruth Hornby)

Non-league round-up

Two Brad Carsley goals set Brig on their way to a 3-1 home victory over Tadcaster Albion in the NPL First Division North.

Nick Haughton celebrates scoring the winning goal in front of the Chorley supporters (photo: Josh Vosper)

AFC Fylde and Chorley learn FA Cup opponents

AFC Fylde and Chorley have discovered who they will face in the next round of the FA Cup.

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Alistair Waddecar got the dramatic stoppage-time winner

Non-league round-up: Brig win in ‘Renno time’

Bamber Brigde repeated the 3-2 come-from-behind victory against Brighouse that they recorded in an FA Cup preliminary-round tie last month.

Craig Carney was on target for Lancaster City (photo: Tony North)

Non-league round-up

There was frustration for Bamber Bridge on Saturday when their NPL First Division North fixture at Colne was postponed.

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