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Reynolds says new boys have got Brig mentality

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds is pleased his new boys have bought into what he is trying to achieve at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Matt Lawlor got Bamber Bridge's winner

Non-league round-up

Brig were victorious on the road in their opening NPL First Division North fixture, a 2-1 win at Radcliffe Borough.

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Neil Reynolds

Renno urges men to aim high this season

Neil Reynolds does not feel under any added pressure despite challenging his Bamber Bridge team to win the NPL First Division North title.

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Neil Reynolds

Brig look to lay down a marker against Dollies

Bamber Bridge can lay down a marker tomorrow when they take on Lancaster City at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Neymar who? Sir Stanley Matthews' first contract where he was paid £5 per week to be auctioned

Stanley Matthews’ first ever professional football contract which states he will earn £5 per week is to be auctioned off.

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Josh Heaton

Future of Brig defender Heaton still up in the air

Josh Heaton’s immediate footballing future is uncertain after his proposed move from Bamber Bridge to Darlington 1883 broke down last week.

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Macauley Wilson

Brig assistant is tipping Wilson for bright future

Assistant boss Simon Wiles believes Bamber Bridge new boy Macauley Wilson can use the club as a springboard back into full-time football.

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Macauley Wilson signs a contract with Bamber Bridge flanked by club secretary George Helliwell and Frank Doyle

Renno throws down the gauntlet to his Brig men

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds has challenged his players to prove they are worthy of a squad place for the new season.

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Terry Gornell (left) in action earlier in pre-season

Gornell is two-goal hero in derby battle

Bamber Bridge 0 Chorley 4

The Magpies came out on top in their derby friendly against neighbours Brig at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Bamber Bridge's Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

Bamber Bridge’s First Division North fixtures revealed

Bamber Bridge will kick off the new NPL First Division North season at Radcliffe Borough on Saturday, August 12.

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The boys in their new PNE strips

Youl goes back to his roots and starts Congo fan club

Youl Mawene admits he is still “on a high” after returning from his first pilgrimage to Africa in search of his roots.

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Stuart Vasey

Brig expecting bumper crowd for visit of PNE

New Preston North End manager Alex Neil might struggle to find a seat to watch his new team in action at Bamber Bridge tonight.

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Brig boss Neil Reynolds, left, with his assistant Simon Wiles

Extra promotion spot is big boost for Brig

Boss Neil Reynolds believes his Bamber Bridge team have a ‘real chance’ of winning promotion next year.

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Alistair Waddecar has signed for a further two years at Bamber Bridge

Talismanic wideman Ally signs new deal with Brig

Securing Alistair Waddecar on a new two-year contract at Bamber Bridge has been hailed by boss Neil Reynolds.

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George Bowyer

Bowyer replacement will come from within – Brig boss

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds has no plans to delve into the transfer market for a new right-back to replace the outgoing George Bowyer.

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George Bowyer

Bowyer departure is big blow for Bamber Bridge

Boss Neil Reynolds conceded George Bowyer will leave a ‘massive void’ in the Bamber Bridge squad .

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Brad Carsley slots home a penalty for Bamber Bridge

Brad can make the step up for Bamber Bridge

Boss Neil Reynolds believes Bamber Bridge new boy Brad Carsley has the makings of becoming a firm fans’ favourite at Irongate.

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New Brig striker Brad Carsley in action for Longridge Town

Bamber Bridge sign two new players

Brig boss Neil Reynolds has bolstered his squad in preparation for the start of the new NPL First Division North season.

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Mike Hale

Ex-Dolly Blues keeper Hale not joining Brig

Bamber Bridge will not be signing Lancaster City’s title-winning goalkeeper Mike Hale.

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Free £5 FA Cup final bet for every reader

Premier League champions Chelsea take on Arsenal this Saturday in the FA Cup final, with the Gunners left with something to prove after missing out on Champions League qualification for the first time in 20 years.

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