Blackpool edge past Preston

Blackpool Men’s 2s 4-3 Preston Men’s 5s by David Wright Preston were the team this week who tried to stop Blackpool from gaining promotion. Blackpool were trying to shake off the rustiness after 2 weeks off and their break showed when Blackpool were caught out early by some raw pace and went 1-0 down so […]

Lymm crowned champions in top of the table clash against Blackpool

Blackpool Men’s 1s 1-5 Lymm Men’s 1s by Peter Latimer Although Lymm were the better team and fully deserved to win, the 5-1 scoreline doesn’t tell the story of the game. Lymm scored from an early short corner, which happened to be their only one in the first half. Blackpool were unable to convert any […]

Promotion secured by Blackpool but only after another tight match

Blackpool Men’s 1s 5-3 Winnington Park Mens Men’s 2s by Peter Latimer Blackpool made heavy weather of beating a Winnington Park side who travelled with only 11 men, only for one of them to pick up an injury early in the match and having to use him as a lone striker hobbling around the D. […]

3 Short Corners, 2 Penalty Flicks, 1 Lucky Winner

Blackpool Men’s 1s 3-2 Oxton Men’s 3s by Peter Latimer After last week’s relatively disastrous draw away in rainy Southport, Blackpool were glad to be back playing at Stanley Park on a lovely sunny day. Oxton were the visitors, and they had given Blackpool a hard match earlier in the season, and they started the […]

Blackpool get rid of Moss

Blackpool Men’s 2s 4-0 Mossley Hill Men’s 3s by David Wright Blackpool were eager to get the game underway and to avoid the reputation as the comeback kids, they intended on scoring first early on but this was not the case as Mossley defended gallantly with Blackpool limited to shots on goal. However tempers did […]

Suprised by some of the Decisions

Blackpool Men’s 1s 3-3 Southport Men’s 2s by Peter Latimer Blackpool travelled to bottom side Southport expecting a straight forward victory but were shocked to come away with just a draw, albeit in controversial circumstances. Southport showed that despite a higher average age they still had considerable skill, many having played at higher levels and […]

Blackpool tire under Mancunian pressure

Blackpool Men’s 3s 2-4 South Manchester Men’s 1s by David Wright Game 2 the exertion of the morning (Didsbury game) showed in the second game Blackpool went down 4-2 to south Manchester. Trying to paly their free flowing game Pool made the mistake of not marking up and conceded early in the first half, Blackpool […]

Diver wins tight game with last minute winner

Blackpool Men’s 3s 1-0 Didsbury Northern Men’s 7s by David Wright Didsbury in a game where neither goal was really threatened,when it was both keepers pulled good saves to deny the opposition strikers. Blackpool’s defence stepped up for this game the first of two to be played on Saturday. With good performances from them all […]

Blackpool have to battle for 3-2 win

Blackpool Men’s 2s 3-2 Keswick West Cumbria Men’s 2s by David Wright Blackpool once again came into a tough match knowing only a win will do. Blackpool and Keswick were obviously pumped up for this match; it was Keswick who came out the better side as they took an early lead leaving Blackpool on the […]

Blackpool stump up another away victory

Blackpool Men’s 1s 4-2 Northop Hall Men’s 2s by David Wright Blackpool Mens 1st team made the long trip down to Wrexham to play Northop Hall for a 15:15 push back. Captain Rob Abbott needed to shuffle his pack due to the absences of Pete Latimer, Dan Woodman and James Slater and called up Simon […]

Performance 1 : Points 0

Blackpool Men’s 3s 0-3 Alderley Edge Men’s 5s by Alex Diver Blackpool travelled to cheshire with a young side and put in a positive performance although the result was negative. Blackpool Keeper Dave Belshaw pulled off 12 saves to keep the tangerines in the game and was unlucky to be on the losing side, but […]

Blackpool win out after tough battle with Didsbury

Blackpool Men’s 1s 2-0 Didsbury Northern Men’s 3s by Peter Latimer Blackpool were on a high before the match after hearing that their Lancashire Trophy semi-final opponents had forfeited the game on Sunday meaning that Blackpool were through to the cup final for the first time. Rumours that Pete Latimer might streak if the team […]