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EFL tells Blackpool fans: We want to bring stability back to the club

The English Football League (EFL) says its main objective is to bring stability back to Blackpool Football Club after meeting with concerned fans.
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Dylan Sumner scores Pool's first equaliser'Picture: Daniel Martino

Match report: Blackpool Under-18 2 Arsenal Under-18 2

Blackpool twice came from behind to draw with Arsenal in the first leg of their FA Youth Cup semi-final and will head to the Emirates for next month's decider with everything to play for.

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Fleetwood forward Conor McAleny

MATCH REPORT: Rochdale 0 Fleetwood 2

John Sheridan celebrated his first win as Fleetwood Town boss as a 2-0 win over Rochdale saw them move two points clear of the drop zone.
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John Sheridan acknowledges the fans   Picture: CameraSport

Goal hungry Sheridan urges Fleetwood forwards to be selfish

John Sheridan wants his forwards to be more selfish as he targets a first win as Fleetwood Town boss at Rochdale tonight.

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James Hardy scores against Hartlepool   Picture: STEVE MCLELLAN

Massive summer facing Hardy says Fylde boss Challinor

AFC Fylde manager Dave Challinor was delighted with the performance of the returning James Hardy in Saturday’s 3-3 home draw against Hartlepool United.

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Fleetwood Town's Alex Cairns

Fleetwood keeper Cairns: I’ve had to man-up this season

Alex Cairns is Fleetwood Town’s number one again and says his season of highs and lows has made him grow as a person.

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Rossall Ladies v Lytham St Annes 2'Picture: ROB LOCK

Fylde coast hockey review: Rossall one point from title, Lytham Ladies seal second spot, Blackpool test the champions

Rossall Ladies were crowned Lancashire Central division one hockey  champions with a 7-1 derby win away to Lytham St Annes 2.

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Fleetwood Town head coach link but former Burnley star Joey Barton is biding his time

It is rumoured he could be Fleetwood Town’s next head coach, but Joey Barton may not be ready to give up his hopes of playing or returning to Burnley just yet.

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Fleetwood boss John Sheridan

Fleetwood boss Sheridan surprised Rochdale are in relegation battle

Fleetwood Town boss John Sheridan is surprised tonight's opponents Rochdale are in the bottom four of League One.

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Owen Oyston invites Valeri Belokon to meeting in further statement to The Gazette

Following a conversation with Blackpool FC reporter Matt Scrafton this morning, Owen Oyston has requested the following statement is published in full on The Gazette's website.
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Broomheads Estate Agency v 21st Century Windows    Picture: KAREN TEBBUTT

Fylde amateur football review: Double hat-trick for Budd hitman, Garstang keep pressure on Wrens, Anchorsholme one win from glory

Ric Seear appears to have recovered from injury as his double hat-trick made it 11 in two games as Blackhurst Budd beat Appletree Finance 10-3 in the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance Premier Division.


EXCLUSIVE: Owen Oyston breaks silence to accuse Valeri Belokon of 'bluffing' Blackpool fans

Under-fire Blackpool owner Owen Oyston has issued a sensational statement to The Gazette where he accuses Valeri Belokon of “bluffing” the fans and forcing the club into administration.
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Blackpool supporters protested outside the EFL's headquarters earlier this month

BST: Meeting with EFL is for all football fans

“This meeting isn’t just for Blackpool fans – it’s for the whole of football.”

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Blackpool are bidding to become the first third-tier side for 30 years to reach the final

Blackpool's youth team Gunning for more cup glory

Blackpool youth team’s “phenomenal” fairytale continues tonight as they take on one of the country’s biggest clubs, Arsenal, in the semi-finals of the FA Youth Cup.

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Valeri Belokon, left, has been offered the club by Owen Oyston

Owen Oyston offers Blackpool Football Club to Valeri Belokon

Representatives for Valeri Belokon have confirmed to The Gazette that Owen Oyston has offered Blackpool Football Club to the Latvian.
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Clark Robertson   Picture: CameraSport

Honours were even admits Blackpool hero Robertson

Blackpool were unable to pick up back-to-back home wins but goalscorer Clark Robertson had no complaints about the draw with Southend United.

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Alex Cairns

Cairns: No more communication breakdown at Fleetwood

Alex Cairns says his first clean sheet of the year was built on improved communication – something he feels had been lacking at Fleetwood this season.

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Andy Bond   Picture: STEVE MCLELLAN

Fylde's two-goal hero Bond 'gutted' after match

AFC Fylde goal hero Andy Bond admits Saturday’s collapse against Hartlepool United felt like a defeat.
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Haydock Park races tomorrow

Your Gazette horse racing tips for Wednesday

Horses who like the Fibresand at Southwell are worth sticking with, so Mister Music is worth backing up in class in the Handicap
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Charlton 0 Fleetwood 0: Five things we learned

Fleetwood Town writer Rosie Swarbrick takes a look at the key talking points from the 0-0 draw at Charlton

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