Shocking Performance costs Blackpool Win

Blackpool Men’s 3s 3-4 Blackburn Northern Men’s 2s by Alex Diver You could tell it was one of those days when Blackpool were forced to get changed at the side of the pitch/in the car park, following Blackburn Northern’s failure to offer any changing facilities before the game. Although the 14 Blackpool players played well, […]

Blackpool’s 7th win out of 7 but it was a tough match at Winnington Park

Blackpool Men’s 1s 4-1 Winnington Park Mens Men’s 2s by Peter Latimer Blackpool had some enforced changes from the previous week’s defeat of Keswick with man of the match Kieran Harris unavailable due to work commitments and defender Craig Brookes taking time off to study sheep in Wales (not sure whether it’s a pastime of […]

1st defeat for Blackpool 2’s

Blackpool Men’s 2s 1-2 Keswick West Cumbria Men’s 2s by Peter Latimer Blackpool made a slow start to the game and conceded early from a short corner. Despite this they were soon back on level terms as Chris hocking neatly rounded the keeper before finishing. Keswick again came back scoring shortly before the break to […]

Well worth the 2 hour travelling time

Blackpool Men’s 1s 3-1 Keswick West Cumbria Men’s 1s by David Morgan Blackpool Mens 1st Team travelled to Cockermouth for an anticipated tough fixture with Keswick West Cumbria but confidence was high amongst the players even with the trio of Dan Woodman, Peter Latimer and Mike Thom missing. Thanks to the early meet and the […]

Good Blackpool performance despite losing 3-0 to stronger opposition

Blackpool U15 Boys 0-3 Preston City of Preston Badgers by Peter Latimer Blackpool’s junior team entertained a strong Preston junior squad in their first fixture of the season. The game was played with a positive attitude and great effort from a new team playing against players in some cases 4 years their senior. Despite losing […]

Goals Galore for Blackpool

Blackpool Men’s 3s 8-3 Urmston Men’s 5’s by Alex Diver 6 Goals for Alex Diver led Blackpool 3s to their first win of the season. Blackpool dominated Urmston from the off, and found themselves 5-0 up at half time, with Diver scoring 5 times. Blakemore in midfield contributed to all goals, and the 4th was […]

Blackpool’s 100% record continues with a hard-fought away win

Blackpool Men’s 1s 4-2 Oxton Men’s 3s by Peter Latimer Blackpool travelled to Birkenhead to take on Oxton full of confidence but also aware that they’d never beaten them before in the previous four encounters. Blackpool struggled to retain possession in the opening periods with Oxton pressing strongly and fighting for fifty-fifty balls. Oxton had […]

Blackpool become unstuck away to local rivals

Blackpool Men’s 3s 1-3 Preston Men’s 6s by David Wright Blackpool Thirds travelled east for the first instalment of the M55 derby for the 2010/11 season, but were unlucky to return home pointless. Despite controlling the game Preston found themselves 2-0 up at the break after capitalizing on sloppy work from Seaside outfit. Blackpool continued […]

Blackpool fight back for well deserved draw

Blackpool Men’s 2s 3-3 Mossley Hill Men’s 3s by David Wright Blackpool 2XI travelled to Liverpool on saturday to face Mossley Hill which was another must win for the seasiders. Again the visitors, for the second week running found themselves 1-0 down due to some sloppy defending, leaving the Mossley Hill striker with an easy […]

Revenge for loss two years ago with another awesome Blackpool display

Blackpool Men’s 1s 8-0 Ormskirk 1s by Peter Latimer After having lost to Ormskirk in the 1st round of the cup 2 years ago, Blackpool were determined not to make the same mistake twice. Despite Orsmkirk playing two divisions below Blackpool, they have risen through the ranks and are a strong team unit with several […]