Local Football

St Bede's continue domination of Harry Johnston Cup

St Bede’s Catholic High School continued their outstanding run in the Harry Johnston Cup, winning the prestigious Fylde coast schools’ football competition for the third successive year.

Action from the Under-7s Festival

Fylde coast youth football scene: Under-sevens festival a fine finale

The season is now drawing to a close in the Blackpool and District Youth Football League.

Blackpool Rangers U18 v Foxhall Hoops   'Picture: Julian Brown

Blackpool and District Youth League match of the week: Blackpool Rangers Under-18 2 Foxhall Hoops U18 2

There may not have been a great deal at stake, but Blackpool Rangers and Foxhall Hoops staged an entertaining, all-action under-18 contest at Cottam Hall for our final Blackpool and District Youth League match of the week this season.
Poulton are West Lancs division one champions

Poulton celebrate league title in style

Poulton capped off their title-winning season in style with a 6-0 rout of Stoneclough in division one of the West Lancashire Football League.

Under-7 Hogan Cup final action between Lytham and YMCA

Glorious sunshine and red-hot action for Hogan Cup finals in the Blackpool and District Youth League

The sun shone on Kellamergh Park in Warton for the traditional showpiece finale to the Blackpool and District Youth League season – the Hogan Cup finals, kindly sponsored by Orange Soccer and Media Signs Print.

Additions' Simon Beevers takes on the Blackhurst Budd defence  Picture: ROB LOCK

Fylde coast amateur football: Alliance cup final fever at Highbury; Blackpool Wren Rovers' agony hands West Lancs title to Garstang

Blackhurst Budd, E&P Publications and Westview ended the Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Alliance season in glorious style with victory in the Berry’s Beds divisional cup finals at Fleetwood Town’s Highbury Stadium.
Plate final action between Thornton Cleveleys Whites U14 and Lytham Blues

Blackpool and District Youth League match of the week: Thornton Cleveleys Whites Under-14 win Hogan Plate

Thornton Cleveleys Whites Under-14s  lifted the  Blackpool and District Youth League’s Hogan Plate after a sun-baked final at Thornton Cleveleys FC.

Lytham Windmills Under-7

Fylde coast junior football round-up: Hogan Plate finals serve up great games

The Blackpool and District Youth Football League’s Hogan Plate finals took place over the weekend.

Blackhurst Budd celebrate their Lancashire FA Sunday Trophy win'Picture: Blackhurst Budd FC

Blackhurst Budd bring Lancashire Sunday Trophy back to Blackpool

Blackhurst Budd lifted the Lancashire FA Sunday Trophy  after two Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Alliance teams met in the final in Leyland.
Arron Fleming scored four for Shovels

Fylde coast amateur football review: Advantage to Garstang in title race with Blackpool Wren Rovers

Jackson Hulme equalised for Blackpool Wren Rovers with the final kick of the game at Euxton Villa but they have lost the initiative to leaders Garstang in the West Lancashire League title race.
The Saddle celebrate their win after getting the better of Highfield Social

Saddle enjoy Gledhill glory

Goals at the beginning and end of an all-action Gledhill Cup final at Bloomfield Road secured a 2-0 victory for The Saddle against Highfield Social.

Former England goalkeeper Rachel Brown-Finnis with Highfield's Dakota Lloyd

Highfield are high-flyers in national football tournament

A team from Highfield Leadership Academy came runners-up in a national girls’ football competition run by Tauheedul Education Trust.

FC Rangers U13s v Wyre Juniors U13s'Picture: NEIL CROSS

Fylde coast youth football match of the week: FC Rangers Under-13s v Jyre Juniors Under-13s

Connor Ashton scored a fantastic four goals as Wyre Juniors completed their Blackpool and District Under-13 league campaign on a high at FC Rangers, winning 5-2

Squires Gate Under-14 v Poulton    Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde coast youth football round-up: Reds race clear in Blackpool and District League, mixed fortunes for YMCA

Another great weekend of football in the Blackpool and District Youth Football League saw Kirkham Juniors Reds extend their lead at the top of the U13s’ division.

E&P Publications v Highfield Social   Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde coast amateur football round-up: Wrens and Garstang battle for West Lancs crown, Dyer dazzles for champs E&P

Blackpool Wren Rovers and Garstang both picked up vital wins in their battle for this season's West Lancashire Football League Premier Division title.

Poulton keeper Harry Fallows collects the ball   Picture: ROB LOCK

Blackpool and District Youth Football League match of the week: Poulton Town Under-13s v Kirkham Reds

It’s advantage Kirkham Junior Reds ahead of their Hogan Cup Under-13s final meeting with Poulton Town after they came from behind to win the teams’ Blackpool and District Youth League encounter 2-1 and keep their title bid on track.

Kirkham Juniors Blues U14 v Squires Gate Reds   Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde coast youth football update: Lead changes hands in Under-13 title race, YMCA reports

​The top two in the Blackpool and District Youth Football League’s Under-13 competition swapped places as Kirkham Juniors Reds just come out on top 2-1 against Poulton Town at Thornton Sports Centre.

Saddle v McNaughtons    Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde amateur football round-up: Sunday Alliance titles decided and Blackpool closer to West Lancs crown

All three league titles have been decided in the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance.

Jamie Oakey

Blackpool fundraisers for England football ace Jamie

A Blackpool footballer has been selected for the  England Junior Amputee squad to compete at the World Amputee Football Tournament in Italy this summer.

Foxhall Under-14s v FC Rangers Blues

Fylde coast youth football match of the week: Foxhall Under-14 v FC Rangers Blues

Five goals by the unstoppable Dylan Henshall propelled Foxhall to a 9-0 victory over FC Rangers Blues and a place in the Under-14 Hogan Cup final.
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