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AFC Blackpool beaten on penalties in Macron Cup

AFC Blackpool bowed out of the Macron Cup at the first hurdle, beaten 3-2 on penalties after a goalless 90 minutes at home to Hallmark Security League rivals Nelson.

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St Helens Town v AFC Blackpool

Match report: St Helens Town 2 AFC Blackpool 3

Three points from this keenly-fought contest left AFC just one place and one point outside the top six in the Hallmark Security League first division.

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AFC Blackpool were victorious on Saturday

AFC Blackpool staff seek improvements

AFC Blackpool’s coaching staff continued to stress the need for improvement despite closing in on the NWCFL play-off places.

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Sandbach v AFC Blackpool

Match report: Sandbach 1 AFC Blackpool 4

Blackpool  recorded an emphatic win over top-six Sandbach, who had won their previous three Hallmark Security League first division games, including a 7-1 demolition of Bacup.

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Ben Fishwick opens the scoring for Blackpool  Picture; ALBERT COOPER

Match report: AFC Blackpool 3 Cammell Laird 2

Blackpool recorded their first home win of the season against the Merseyside visitors in an entertaining Hallmark Security League match at the Mechanics Ground.

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Gary Armer from Out Rawcliffe has made the finals of the prestigious 2017 MS Amlin World Art Vote prize with his powerful portrait  Not a Penny More

Artist shows sorrow for state of club

A Blackpool FC supporter has found a creative outlet for his frustrations with the club’s ownership – and could win an award for his effort.

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Match report: New Mills 4 AFC Blackpool 1

Match report: New Mills 4 AFC Blackpool 1

AFC went to Derbyshire in search of a third successive Hallmark Security League win but were well beaten.

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FA Vase match report: AFC Blackpool 1 West Didsbury and Chorlton 6

Blackpool bowed out of the FA Vase at the first hurdle at home to opponents from the higher level of the Hallmark Security League.

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Marc Taylor (right) and Ryan Vaughan of AFC Blackpool

Prestwich Heys 0 AFC Blackpool 1: Match report

Blackpool made it two win and two clean sheets in four days with victory at in-form Heys.

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AFC Blackpool 1 Whitchurch Alport 4: Match report

First division leaders Whitchurch maintained their 100 per cent start but were made to work hard by 10-man Blackpool.

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AFC keeper Andy Speight

AFC Blackpool 1 Bacup Borough 2: Report and reaction

Blackpool suffered back-to-back home defeats in the Hallmark Security League first division, letting a half-time lead slip against Bacup at the Mechanics Ground.

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AFC Blackpool 1 Silsden 3: Report and reaction

Blackpool couldn’t build on the opening day’s 3-1 win at Oswestry Town, going down by the same scoreline to the West Yorkshire side in an entertaining game at the Mechanics Ground.

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Dave Worthington made a winning start

Oswestry Town 1 AFC Blackpool 3: Match report

Having taken two months to record their first win last season, relegated Blackpool took three points at the first attempt in the Hallmark Security League first division, defeating a side who had a promising debut season.

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Henry Jones

Non-league action: Fylde ace’s dream start, Squires Gate friendly, AFC Blackpool signing

AFC Fylde new boy Henry Jones was delighted to make a dream start to his Coasters career with a stunning goal in the 5-0 friendly win over Marine.

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Dave Worthington

All change at the top for AFC Blackpool

It’s all change at the top at AFC Blackpool as Dave Worthington becomes manager in place of Stuart Parker, who has been appointed chairman.

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AFC Blackpool safe despite postponement

AFC Blackpool’s Easter Monday fixture at Bacup is off ... but so is the pressure.

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Rick Tomlinson scored AFC's winner

Atherton LR 1 AFC Blackpool 2: Match report

After a hard-fought draw at home to Stockport Town on Saturday it was over to Atherton on Tuesday night as AFC Blackpool took on Laburnum Rovers, who are just a place below them in the Hallmark Security League first division relegation battle.

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Rick Tomlinson opens the scoring for Blackpool

AFC Blackpool 2 Stockport Town 2: Match report

A bumper crowd of 252 saw Blackpool concede an agonising equaliser in the eighth minute of stoppage time.

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Picture: Steve McLellan

AFC Blackpool given vital support in bid for bumper crowd

AFC Blackpool hope for a bumper attendance at Saturday’s home match with Stockport Town in a high-profile bid to boost the cash-strapped club.

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Sandbach United 1 AFC Blackpool 0: Match report

Two crucial penalty decisions in the final 15 minutes of a fairly drab Hallmark Security League first division encounter left AFC empty-handed.

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