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Sowerby, Morris & The Lack of Room Service at ‘Hotel Fleetwood'
08:30 Friday 12th February 2016

Fleetwood Town have yet to find their Decimus Burton in the dugout it would appear. There are few flashes of genius emanating from the management team and even fewer coherent after-match sentences which might gee up the Cod Army faithful. Steven…

League One
Five Months After the Fleetwood Cull
14:43 Wednesday 14th October 2015

Everything points to the 6th May when Fleetwood Town released a staggering 14 players. It may not feel like it given the less than stellar performances of some on the list or the inconsequentialness of others, but a mood, a group of players…

Fleetwood's Iceman Cometh
19:10 Tuesday 4th August 2015

Will the signing of Eggert Jonsson provide a glimmer of optimism for the Highbury faithful? Fleetwood fan Jeff Weston takes a look. The Return of 4-4-2 and Hearty Optimism: Town 2 Getafe 0Fleetwood sought forgiveness from their wailing fans…

Fleetwood Town - Running Out of Coke and Crisps?
12:55 Thursday 30th July 2015

Jeff Weston has braved a Fleetwood Town pre-season friendly against superior opposition and has a warning for the team as they prepare to begin the 2015/16 season. Fleetwood Frazzled: Town 0 Burnley 2There was something of the office world…

Neil McDonald: Humble Man
17:56 Wednesday 17th June 2015

Blackpool FC's fall from Premier League glamour in 2010/11 to League One obscurity five years later is to many the consequence of blinkeredness and a Kafkaesque environment where only the wrong are right. The 2nd June appointment of new manager,…

England National Team
England - Maybe We're Just Not That Good
10:00 Wednesday 26th June 2013

England have failed to win a major tournament since "that year" but each time the Euros or World Cup comes around the country gets it a little excited, but do we expect too much from the England side? Mark Thompson takes a look at England's…

Team GB Secure First Victory at Wembley
17:55 Monday 30th July 2012

Great Britain Captain Ryan Giggs inspired his team to their first win in Group A in a superb 3-1 victory in front of a packed Wembley Stadium crowd. Giggs opened the scoring with a precise header back across goal after a pinpoint cross from…

Great Britain Left Disappointed After Late Senegal Strike
17:50 Monday 30th July 2012

Senegal struck an equalizer in the final 10 minutes of Team GB's first match for 52 years as the African side secured a well-deserved draw. Craig Bellamy put the host nation ahead after 20 minutes with a controlled volley following Ryan Giggs'…

How Team GB can win Gold: Olympic Football Preview
16:37 Thursday 26th July 2012

The London 2012 Olympic Games saw its first competitive action yesterday afternoon as the Ladies' football tournament got underway in Cardiff. Thursday evening sees the men's game begin as Team GB begin their quest for gold against Senegal.…

What's Next for Terry and the English Game?
00:56 Monday 23rd July 2012

On Friday 13 July ex-England Captain John Terry was cleared of racially abusing Queen's Park Rangers' defender Anton Ferdinand, but the case still remains firmly open.Chief Magistrate Howard Riddle acquitted Terry of any wrong doing, claiming…

Team GB Learn Preparation Pays Off the Hard Way
00:53 Monday 23rd July 2012

In their first match since 1971, Great Britain's Olympic football team was beaten 2-0 in a  warm up game by Brazil at the Riverside Stadium. It was Stuart Pearce's first game in charge of the multinational Team GB squad, mainly consisting of…

Can Team GB's Footballers Be A Success?
20:06 Thursday 5th July 2012

Following Spain's record-breaking victory in the European Championship Final, Great Britain will now turn its attention to the London 2012 Olympic Games, where the nation's football squads were announced recently. Emulating the Spanish style…

Things the Fifth Officials Could do
19:07 Wednesday 20th June 2012

Now, the European championships are well underway and, despite the possibility of World Cup runners-up The Netherlands going out in the group stage, the main talking point is, of course, the fifth officials. You may not have noticed them very…

Money Talks
18:59 Wednesday 13th June 2012

 With the European Championships now in full swing, the list of potential transfers will go through the roof. Players will be looking to sell themselves on the global market, and clubs will be looking to fuel their success for the coming season.The…

Every Team Needs a Ron: Where the Worlds of Harry Potter and Football Collide
18:26 Thursday 7th June 2012

Why haven't England performed better at major tournaments over the last 20 years? Why couldn't Gerrard and Lampard work together better in central midfield?Both questions have been pondered over for several years by football fans and theories…