News: Historic Davis Cup Win for Great Britain

Great Britain have won the Davis Cup for the first time since 1936 after Andy Murray beat David Goffin to give the visitors an unassailable lead. Murray won 6-3 7-5 6-3 to give Britain a 3-1 lead in the best of five tie in Ghent and secure a 10th Davis Cup title. Kyle Edmund, who…

Match Report: Fulham 1-1 PNE

Joe Garner opened the scoring in the 11th minute at Craven Cottage, getting on the end of Paul Gallagher’s corner kick and heading past Joe Lewis. The Cottagers equalised with just over ten minutes, Ross McCormack’s free-kick on the edge of the box flying into the top corner, leaving Jordan Pickford with no chance. Both…

Match Report: Youth Team Progress in Lancashire FA Cup

A Rowan Roache double and a wonder goal from James Doyle secured a 3-1 win and progression for Ciaran Donnelly’s side in the Lancashire FA Cup against Bury. Roache opened the scoring in the first-half with a cool finish inside the box after collecting the ball from Kit Gregory. He then doubled the lead for…

News: Vital Few Weeks for Seasiders

Blackpool’s Under-18 side face a vital few weeks with league and cup fixtures coming thick and fast. This weekend Ciaran Donnelly’s side travel to Bury in the second round of the Lancashire FA Youth Cup aiming to improve on the 0-0 draw they picked up at Carrington earlier in the campaign. “When we played Bury…

Match Report: Stalemate in Fylde Coast Derby

The youth team’s Fylde coast fixture against neighbours Fleetwood Town ended 0-0, despite Blackpool having the better chances of the two teams. The very windy conditions at Squires Gate made it difficult to play, but Blackpool managed to adapt to the conditions better than Fleetwood. Rowan Roache was a constant threat out wide as he…

Profile: Paul Mullin

Paul Mullin has experienced lows in his career such as being released from the Liverpool Academy and seeing a move to Racing Santander collapse in 2011 as the club went into administration. Since then he has bounced back to get five goals and three assists in 15 league appearances for the Shrimps this season. Talking…

Feature: Sport Highlights of the Weekend

There is plenty of sport to look forward to this weekend with lots of important fixtures in different sports. From Manchester City v Liverpool to the DP World Tour Championship (golf) in Dubai I have previewed all the biggest sporting events of the weekend. Real Madrid v Barcelona (Saturday, 17:15) Real Madrid v Barcelona or El…

Feature: How Did They Do It?

Six of our finest shooters will be representing Team GB next summer at the Olympic Games in Brazil. British Shooting takes a look at how they have negotiated their way through some tough qualifying rounds to secure their place in Rio for the chance to win a gold medal at the biggest sporting event in…

Feature: How Has Social Media Changed Football?

In the last ten years social media has completely changed society and sport forever. Everyone involved in football from the highest paid footballers in the world to an ordinary fan like myself has been massively influenced by social media. There has been a positive and a negative impact on football both of which I will…

News: McIntosh Inducted To Hall of Fame

Shirley McIntosh MBE has been inducted into the Scottish Sports Hall of Fame. She made history in the women’s prone event at the 1994 Commonwealth Games when she became the first ever Scottish woman to win a Gold medal in shooting. The Scot also won a silver medal at the 1994 Commonwealth games as well…

Match Report: Seven Heaven for Youth Team

The Blackpool youth team secured all three points in a thrilling 7-3 victory against Morecambe yesterday. James Doyle scored two goals, with Kit Gregory, Rowan Roache, Denzel Williams, Elliot Pond and Tyler Rufus also getting on the scoresheet for Ciaran Donnelly’s side. The scoring was opened in the seventh minute by Gregory, who slotted the…

Profile: Aaron McGowan

Aaron McGowan made history in 2013 when he became Morecambe FC’s youngest ever debutant. Since then he has been in and out of the team until this season where he has consistently featured in Jim Bentley’s starting XI and also won two Man of the Match Awards. The 19-year-old talked about his development since his…