Match Report: Youth Team Edge Seven-Goal Thriller

The youth team beat Walsall in a 4-3 thriller on Saturday, with Macauley Wilson hitting a hat-trick for Ciaran Donnelly’s side. It was Elliot Pond who opened the scoring for Blackpool, latching onto a James Doyle’s shot that was blocked in the third minute. The youth team’s lead was doubled half an hour into the…

Match Report: Youth Team Pegged Back by Tranmere

The youth team let a two-goal lead slip against Tranmere Rovers in a disappointing 2-2 draw yesterday. Kit Gregory opened the scoring just before half-time when he went on a mazy run past the Rovers defence and shot from outside the area past Patrick Wharton. Gregory played a part in the second goal when he…

Profile: Kieran O’Hara

Kieran O’Hara recently re-joined the Shrimps on loan until the end of the season after an earlier spell at the club in September. In his second loan spell, he has made his Football League debut when he started against Northampton after Barry Roche was withdrawn from the squad due to an illness. “It is a…

Feature: Sport Highlights of the Weekend

Coming up we take a look at another weekend packed full of sporting action. From the Australian Open (tennis) to the Conference Championships (American Football) there is a variety of sport on offer. Arsenal v Chelsea (Sunday 16:00) Arsenal will be looking to avenge the defeat to the Blues earlier in the season, a game…

Match Report: Ipswich Town 1-1 PNE

PNE extended their unbeaten run in the Championship to four games with a 1-1 draw against Ipswich Town at Portman Road. The result means Preston remain in 13th whilst Town slip out of the play-off places into 7th. Daniel Johnson established an early first half lead for North End, firing the ball into the back…

Feature: Sport Highlights of the Weekend

Coming up we take a look at another weekend packed full of sporting action. From the Hopman Cup final (tennis) to the Hyundai Tournament of Champions (golf) there is a variety of sport on offer. Oxford United v Swansea City (Sunday 12:00) Swansea City travel to the Kassam Stadium for an FA Cup third round…

Match Report: PNE 2-1 Rotherham United

A last minute own goal completed a PNE comeback as they beat Rotherham United 2-1 at Deepdale. The Millers took the lead in the first half when Tony Andreu headed the ball into the bottom corner past Sam Johnstone. Eoin Doyle equalised from close range in the second half after Paul Huntington steered a free-kick…