Challinor accepts abandonment

AFC Fylde manager Dave Challinor was frustrated but accepting of the decision to abandon yesterday’s National League fixture against Maidstone United.   The Coasters were leading the match 2-1 when referee Marc Edwards put a halt to proceedings and both managers reluctantly agreed with the decision.    Challinor said: “It was never going to be be […]

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REPORT | Weather 1-0 Football

“It’s grim up north,” was the half-time verdict of a Maidstone United supporter, hunched over in the away end, hood covering half of his rain drenched face. And grim it was as the thrills and spills were cut short at Mill Farm midway through this afternoon’s National League washout against our southern counterparts. Dreadful weather conditions […]

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MATCH ABANDONED

This afternoon’s National League fixture against Maidstone United has been abandoned shortly after half-time due to deteriorating weather conditions. After discussions with referee Marc Edwards, both managers agreed to abandon the match in the 48th minute after the pitch had become unplayable due to the weather. The referee praised the efforts of the ground staff […]

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Pick up a Programme!

Grab your official matchday programme at tomorrow’s National League clash against Maidstone United. New boy George Edmundson was Man of the Match last time out and the young defender is the cover star for this weekend’s jam-packed issue.  Read up on all the latest from manager Dave Challinor and chairman David Hawthornthwaite, plus get the […]

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FA Cup clash confirmed

Our eagerly-anticipated Emirates FA Cup first round tie against Kidderminster Harriers has been confirmed for Saturday 4th November (k/o 3pm). Monday night’s draw saw the Coasters pulled out of the hat alongside last season’s title-rivals for what is expected to be a thrilling afternoon of drama at Mill Farm! Danny Rowe’s solitary goal against Wrexham […]

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PREVIEW | AFC Fylde v Maidstone

AFC Fylde vs Maidstone United  Saturday 21st October, 2017, k/o 3pm Mill Farm Vanarama National League Attention returns to the National League campaign this weekend after the excitement of the FA Cup. The Coasters were rewarded with a home tie against Kidderminster Harriers in the first round of the FA Cup after Danny Rowe’s goal saw off Wrexham […]

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