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Visitors drew first Blood to sink Brig

Bamber Bridge 0 Droylsden 1

Brig suffered their seventh loss in eight games, as a fortunate Droylsden came away from the Sir Tom Finney Stadium with all three points in the NPL First Division North.

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Bamber Bridge skipper Matt Lawlor (photo: Paul Vause)

Futures are on the line warns Brig boss

Bamber Bridge players could be playing for their futures at the club when they face Droylsden at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium tomorrow.

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Brig boss Neil Crowe

Brig are ready for Trafford trilogy

BAMBER Bridge will come up against familiar foes this weekend when they welcome Trafford to the Sir Tom Finney Stadium in a rearranged league fixture.

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Michael Barrett with his new book about The Invincibles

PNE Invincibles story told in Roy of the Rovers style

AS Roy of the Rovers’ storylines go, the fact was even more unbelievable than the fiction.

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Dylan Crossey

Charity game in memory of football-mad teenager Dylan

Family and friends of 15-year-old Dylan Crossey, who was tragically killed in a suspected hit and run, have organised a charity football match in the football-mad teen’s memory.

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Brig boss Neil Crowe

Brig are ready for table-toppers test

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Crowe believes his men will be full of confidence for the visit of leaders Glossop North End to the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Chorley defeder Stephen Jordan will come up against either Hednesford Town or Stafford Rangers in the FA Trophy

Chorley at home in FA Trophy

Chorley have been drawn at home to either Hednesford Town or Stafford Rangers in the third qualifying round of the FA Trophy.

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Brig boss Neil Crowe

Bamber Bridge 4, Goole AFC 0

Bamber Bridge’s losing run of five matches was halted in style, with an emphatic 4-0 victory over Goole AFC at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium on Saturday.

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Ben Wharton

Crowe backs Ben to find back of net

New signing Ben Wharton could be the man to solve Bamber Bridge’s goalscoring problems.

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Phil Brown

Brown feeling upbeat despite Trophy setbacK

Lancaster City boss Phil Brown believes his men will not dwell too long on their disappointing Lancashire FA Trophy exit on Tuesday night.

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Goalmouth action from Bamber Bridge's weekend defeat at Ossett Town. Photo credit: Ruth Hornby

‘Fragile’ Brig searching for that winning feeling

Bamber Bridge manager Neil Crowe believes his players are suffering from a distinct lack of confidence at the moment.

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Brig boss Neil Crowe

Non-league round-up

In the NPL First Division North, Neil Crowe’s Bamber Bridge suffered a 2-0 defeat on the road at the hands of Ossett Town.

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Clive Smith (left) is on loan at Bamber Bridge from Preston North End

Crowe aiming to end recent dip in form

Bamber Bridge aim to put the brakes on a slump in form when they make the trip to Ossett Town tomorrow.

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Karl Robinson

Robbo glad to be back at Brig for a flying visit

Ex-Bamber Bridge player and former MK Dons boss Karl Robinson was glad to be back at the Sir Tom Finney stadium as he watched on from the stands as Brig lost 2-0 to Trafford in the FA Trophy.

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Former Preston North End goalkeeper Steven James gave a penalty away while playing for Bamber Bridge on Saturday

Bamber Bridge 0, Trafford 2

Bamber Bridge suffered their third loss in a row, as Trafford FC won 2-0 in the first qualifying round of the FA Trophy on Saturday afternoon.

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Evo-Stik First Division North match between Bamber Bridge (white and black) and Clitheroe.
Clitheroe keeper Christopher THompson brings down Regan Linney for Bridge's penalty.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
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Crowe snaps up striker and eyes up a full-back

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Crowe has swooped for target-man Matt Harris and is on the verge of snapping up a full-back on-loan from a football league club.

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Jamie Milligan scores against Clitheroe from the spot (photo Rob Lock/Johnston Press)

Non-league round-up

Brig’s five-match unbeaten run came to a crashing halt as Clitheroe thrashed them 4-1 in the NPL First Division North at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Boss Neil Crowe

Brig eyeing top spot after good run

Bamber Bridge will look to maintain their strong form when they face Clitheroe in a local derby at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium tomorrow.

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Striker Andy Bell has returned to Bamber Bridge

Away days are so much fun for Brig

Happy wanderers Bamber Bridge aim to keep their unbeaten away record intact this weekend when they meet Trafford at Shawe View.

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Steven James

Two old faces return to boost Crowe’s Brig side

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Crowe has been boosted by the return of two ex-Brig players.

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