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Fleetwood can't cope with injuries admits Rosler

Uwe Rosler already has one eye on the January sales while most of us are still Christmas shopping.

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Gary Pett scores the second of his three goals against Barnton

Match report: Squires Gate 6 Barnton 4

After ten goals,  two red cards and a hat-trick for Gary Pett, Gate came out on top in this feisty Hallmark Security Premier Division premier division game.
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Police helping a stranded car in Rivington, Chorley. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

SNOW LATEST: Cars stranded and drivers rescued despite Lancashire avoiding the worst of 'Snowmageddon'

For the large part, 'Snowmageddon' in Lancashire was a damp squib.
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Dejected Blackpool goalscorer Kelvin Mellor at full time

Blackpool 1-2 Rotherham: Five things we learned

Blackpool FC writer Matt Scrafton takes a look at the key talking points from the Seasiders' disappointing home defeat.
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Danny Rowe couldn't keep his scoring streak going at Boreham Wood

Match report: Boreham Wood 1 AFC Fylde 0

Fylde failed to score on the road for the first time all season as they suffered a narrow defeat in  Hertfordshire.
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Kyle Dempsey came off with concussion

Fleetwood boss Uwe Rosler's reaction to Wigan 2 Fleetwood 0

Fleetwood Town boss Uwe Rosler says midfielder Kyle Dempsey suffered concussion during their 2-0 defeat at league leaders Wigan.

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Jack Sowerby in action at Wigan

MATCH REPORT: Wigan 2 Fleetwood 0

It was a case of deja vu for the travelling Cod Army as Town's Achilles Heel of set-pieces ensured Uwe Rosler's first return to Wigan was an unhappy one in a blizzard at the DW Stadium.

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Anchorsholme Lane East. Photo: Google.

Ambulances on the scene after two car collision

A road was closed after a two car collision near a school, police confirmed.
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Viv Solomon-Otabor battles for the ball

MATCH REPORT: Blackpool 1-2 Rotherham

Former Fleetwood Town man David Ball struck twice as Rotherham United came from behind to condemn Blackpool to a 2-1 defeat at Bloomfield Road.
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Vassell has been ruled fit for today's league clash

TEAM NEWS: Vassell and Robertson return for Blackpool

Kyle Vassell and Clark Robertson have been ruled fit enough to start Blackpool's league game against Rotherham United today.
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Gary Bowyer has given a thumbs-up to his squads willingness to play attractive football

Bowyer happy with Pool’s progression

Gary Bowyer says he has no intention to change Blackpool’s attractive style of play.

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Fleetwood Town head coach Uwe Rosler

Rosler’s Wigan wounds have healed

Uwe Rosler says he does not have a point to prove to Wigan Athletic on his first return to the DW stadium – but there is one to prove to himself, Town chairman Andy Pilley and the Cod Army.

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Scunthorpe Uniteds chairman Peter Swann

Scunthorpe chairman rules out any Blackpool bid

Scunthorpe United chairman Peter Swann has admitted he may have been interested in buying Blackpool Football Club had the circumstances been different.

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Uwe Rosler

Rosler: No point to prove to Wigan

Uwe Rosler says he does not have a point to prove to Wigan Athletic on his first return to the DW stadium – but there is one to prove to himself, Town chairman Andy Pilley and the Cod Army.

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Fleetwood forward Wes Burns

Fleetwood striker Burns spells out Grigg's threat

Fleetwood Town forward Wes Burns says he and his team-mates are looking to extinguish the threat posed by Wigan Athletic striker Will Grigg.
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Jack Sowerby in action against Chesterfield

Fleetwood midfielder Sowerby sets example to other Town youngsters

Uwe Rosler wants more players to follow Jack Sowerby in coming through the ranks at Fleetwood Town.

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Fleetwood Town's Markus Schwabl

Fleetwood midfielder Schwabl relishes ‘weird’ Christmas

Boxing Day games are part of an English Christmas, but while we might be used to a festive fixture jam it is anew experience for Town’s German midfielder Markus Schwabl.

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