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Shrimps must make their dominance tell

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley has emphasised the importance of the opening goal as his players head to Colchester United tomorrow.

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Steve Old gave Morecambe the lead

Match report: Morecambe 2 Wycombe Wanderers 1

First-half goals from Steve Old and Adam McGurk made it three home wins in a week for the Shrimps.

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Morecambe hope to follow up their home victories against Hartlepool United (above) and Leicester City

Hat-trick of home wins is Shrimps’ target

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley wants his players to make it three home wins in a week when they host Wycombe Wanderers tomorrow.

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Morecambe manager Jim Bentley

Back-to-back victories could give Shrimps momentum

Morecambe play their final group game in this season’s Checkatrade Trophy tonight with boss Jim Bentley hoping they can build upon last Saturday’s FA Cup success.

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Morecambe dropped into League Two's relegation places with defeat at Forest Green Rovers last weekend

Shrimps seeking a change in fortunes

Shrimps boss Jim Bentley is urging fans to get behind his side as they face Hartlepool in the FA Cup first round at the Globe Arena on Saturday.

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Forest Green Rovers 2, Morecambe 0

Forest Green Rovers 2, Morecambe 0

Morecambe's miserable week continued with defeat against fellow strugglers Forest Green that saw them slip into the bottom two.
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Kevin Ellison (right) will be back in the Morecambe squad at Forest Green Rovers after completing a three-game suspension

Shrimps seek to cut down the Forest

Morecambe head to Forest Green Rovers with manager Jim Bentley believing his players have a difficult afternoon in store.

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Morecambe FC's Globe Arena

Shrimps subject of takeover talk again

Morecambe are facing another takeover saga, with two potential buyers eyeing-up the League Two outfit.
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Morecambe defender Steve Old starred at the back

Match report: Morecambe 0 Grimsby Town 0

Honours ended even at a wet and wild Globe Arena with Morecambe picking up a well deserved point.

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Western Knights captain Paul Lloyd with the trophies for winning the league and cup double

Big Interview: Paul’s Knights to remember

Craig Salmon talks to Preston-born former Morecambe footballer Paul Lloyd, who has spent the past six years playing football in Australia

Captain Paul Lloyd drew in a large intake of breath to steady his nerves.

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Jim Bentley and his assistant, Ken McKenna, have plenty to ponder

Bentley out to sink the Mariners

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley wants his players to show what they are capable of during a big month for the Shrimps.

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The Shrimps battle for the ball in the Port Vale penalty area during the 3-0 defeat.

Jim Bentley: Morecambe players need to start earning their wages

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley has challenged his players to start earning their wages.

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Morecambe manager Jim Bentley

Match report: Morecambe 0 Port Vale 3

Tom Pope’s two goals and an assist condemned the Shrimps to their fourth home league loss of the season.

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Jim Bentley looks on during Morecambe's win over Chesterfield. Picture: B&O Press Photo

Jim Bentley targets FA Cup run after Morecambe draw Hartlepool

Jim Bentley says he is looking forward to his side’s FA Cup first round tie with Hartlepool at the Globe Arena next month.

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Jim Bentley salutes the Morecambe fans at the final whistle. Picture: B&O Press Photo

Jim Bentley felt Morecambe made hard work of Chesterfield win

Shrimps boss Jim Bentley was far from happy despite his side’s vital victory over Chesterfield.

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Adam McGurk      Photo: Oskar Papierz

Chesterfield 0, Morecambe 2

Two goals from Adam McGurk gave the Shrimps a vital three points in this game at bottom club Chesterfield.
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Jim Bentley looks on during Morecambes defeat to Crawley. Photo: Derick Thomas/Clean Sheet Media

Bentley keeping chin up ahead of Spireites trip

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley insists he is staying positive as he looks to navigate the Shrimps through a crunch few games.

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

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley and assistant Ken McKenna extend contracts

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley and his assistant Ken McKenna have agreed terms to extend their contracts.

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Kevin Ellison is sent off against Crawley. Picture: Derick Thomas/Clean Sheet Media

“You can’t do it”: Bentley on Ellison’s red card in Morecambe’s defeat to Crawley

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley said the first half sending off of Kevin Ellison in the defeat against Crawley had a major impact on the game.

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Kevin Ellison was sent off

Morecambe 0, Crawley Town 1

Ten-man Morecambe went down to a disappointing defeat against fellow strugglers Crawley.

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