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Fylde coast youth football round-up: Blackpool and District League, Blackpool FC Girls, YMCA

Poulton Town’s Under-13s beat Kirkham Juniors Reds and ended their unbeaten run in the Blackpool and District Youth Football League.

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Lytham Junior Blues U14 v FC Rangers

Fylde coast youth football match of the week: Lytham Junior Blues Under-14 2 FC Rangers 1

Lytham Junior Blues didn’t look ring-rusty as they won their first match since mid-November in the Blackpool and District Youth League’s Under-14 competition.
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King Edward v Boars Head

Fylde coast amateur football review: Sunday Alliance, West Lancashire League and Anchorsholme FC

AFC Additions continued their perfect start to the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool & Fylde Sunday Football Alliance Premier Division with a 4-2 win over The Saddle.

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The winning Lytham Under-10 team

Feast of futsal for Fylde coast children

Over 300 players ended the year with a sporty feast as they entered Fylde Coast Futsal’s Festive Trophy at Blackpool Sport Centre.

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Foxhall Under-14 v FC Rangers Blues

Fylde coast junior football round-up: Blackpool and District Youth League, YMCA and Blackpool FC Girls

Some teams in The Blackpool and District Youth Football League were back in action over the  weekend following the Christmas break.

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Squires Gate Reds U14 v Thornton Cleveleys

Blackpool Youth football match of the week: Squires Gate Reds Under-14 2 Thornton Cleveleys 0

Squires Gate Reds are third in the Blackpool and District Youth League’s Under-14 competition after a goal late in each half secured victory over Thornton Cleveleys.
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Boars Head v Kirkham Town

Fylde coast amateur football round-up: Sunday Alliance, West Lancs and Anchorsholme FC

In the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance Premier Division, AFC Additions went back to the top with a 3-0 win against Blackhurst Budd.

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King Edwards v McNaughtons

Fylde coast amateur football review: West Lancs and Sunday Alliance

It was another weather-affected weekend of football in the West Lancashire Football League.
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Alan Knox of St Annes Diamonds

Blackpool and District Youth League match of the week: St Annes Diamonds U13 v Warton Typhoons

St Annes Diamonds have got their sparkle back thanks in no small part to hat-trick hero Max Robinson.

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Squires Gate Titans v Kirkham Junior Blues

Fylde coast youth football round-up: Blackpool and District League and YMCA

Blackpool and District Youth Football League players braved the  icy weather for league games, while development games for Under-7s and U11s showed how much these players are progressing.
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Squires Gate Reds U14 v FC Rangers

Blackpool and District Youth League match of the week: Squires Gate Reds Under-14s v FC Rangers

A goal midway through each half was enough for Squires Gate Reds Under-14 to defeat FC Rangers 2-0 in a closely-fought contest at Common Edge.

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YMCA Orange Under-7s v Clifton Rangers Hornets

Fylde coast youth football round-up: Blackpool and District League and YMCA

Blackpool and District Youth League was back with a bang last weekend after all of the previous week’s matches fell victim to waterlogged pitches.
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King Edward v Marshall Court

Fylde coast amateur football review: Sunday Alliance and West Lancs League

The latest matches in the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Alliance were preceded by a minute’s silence in memory of Dennis Peters, an outstanding servant of the competition in many capacities, including chairman.
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Highfield Leadership Academy footballers

Highfield's leading role in growth of girls' football

Girls at Highfield Leadership Academy have kicked off a new partnership with the FA to encourage more girls to get involved in the beautiful game both on and off the pitch.

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Dennis Peters

Fylde coast football loses its gentle giant

The Fylde coast football fraternity has been united in sadness at the death of Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Alliance stalwart Dennis Peters.
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Children in Malawi gratefully deceive donated gifts, including footballs from BJFF

Bispham football club BJFF earns fans in Malawi

BJFF Under-13s have won a hugely appreciative new fan club ... in east Africa.
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Clifton Rangers v Blackpool Rangers Under-7s

Fylde coast junior football round-up: Blackpool and District League, BFC Girls and YMCA

Three new teams played in Blackpool and District Youth League Under-7s development matches on Saturday, which bodes well for grassroots football.
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Westview v King Edward

Fylde coast amateur football review: Sunday Alliance and West Lancs

Two teams from the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and District Youth League have reached the semi-finals of the Lancashire FA Sunday Trophy.
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Poulton man of the match Aaron Pope on the attack

Blackpool Youth League match of the week: Lytham Junior Blues Under-14 1 Poulton FC 7

Poulton U14 made the most of being able to field a full side with a complete performance at Ballam Road.

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Foxhall Under-14s v South Shore

Fylde coast youth football round-up: Blackpool and District League, BFC girls and YMCA

Kirkham Reds had another convincing win in the Blackpool and District Youth League Under-13s division, beating Warton Typhoons 8-0. Liam Geraghty scored five, Daniel Parker two and Theo Cunliffe the other. Daniel Rawcliffe and Benny Dodd shared the man of the match award

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