AFC Fylde

AFC Fylde

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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)

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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)

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

Bamber Bridge hero Jamie Milligan (photo: Paul Vause)

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Brig reached the FA Cup’s first qualifying round after two-goal sub Jamie Milligan’s last-gasp winner gave them a 3-2 preliminary-round victory over Brighouse Town.

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Ebb and flow but Coasters left with just a draw

AFC Fylde conceded a heartbreaking late equaliser in a pulsating National League 3-3 draw at Ebbsfleet United.

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50-goal striker Danny Rowe celebrates

Coasters round off campaign in style

Danny Rowe’s 50th goal of the season ensured champions AFC Fylde signed off in style with a 4-2 home win against Worcester City.

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Fylde players celebrate at the final whist (Photo: Steve McLellan)

Coasters are champions

AFC Fylde were crowned National League North champions following a clinical 3-0 victory away at Boston United.

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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

We’ll respond after cup shock – Jansen

Boss Matt Jansen believes the Magpies’ shock cup defeat to Ashton Athletic on Wednesday night will act as a kick up the backside for the rest of the season.

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Jordan Connerton acored from the spot (photo: Tony North)

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Table-topping Lancaster City produced one of their best performances of the season to see off NPL First Division North promotion rivals Ossett Town 3-1 on their own patch.

Jamie Vermiglio is hoping Chorley can gain revenge on Darlington 1883 this weekend

Magpies looking to settle an old score

Chorley have revenge in mind this weekend when they welcome Darlington 1883 to Victory Park.

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Rowe celebrates yet another goal

Striker Rowe is better than Messi!

Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic may have finished 2016 with 50 goals apiece, but an ex-Preston North End schoolboy had that total with a month to spare.
John Cofie on the ball for Chorley against AFC Fylde ( Photo: Josh Vosper)

Magpies’ unhappy start to new year

Chorley 1 AFC Fylde 3

It was honours even at the end of the festive-season double-header between promotion-chasers Chorley and title favourites Fylde, who showed more character than in the first meeting on Boxing Day.

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