Former Shrimps Thread

Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Thu Mar 31, 2016 8:35 pm

Gone_Shrimping wrote:Former Shrimp (1989-?) Ian Britton passed away today.

He made his name at Chelsea and also played at the Turf for Burnley.


Not heard that. Very sad.

Yes, 7 games in 1989/90 having been signed by Larry Milligan.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby John L » Thu Mar 31, 2016 9:32 pm

Seasider9601 wrote:
Gone_Shrimping wrote:Former Shrimp (1989-?) Ian Britton passed away today.

He made his name at Chelsea and also played at the Turf for Burnley.


Not heard that. Very sad.

Yes, 7 games in 1989/90 having been signed by Larry Milligan.

http://www.burnleyfootballclub.com//news/article/ian-britton-1954-2106-3034232.aspx
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Thu Mar 31, 2016 9:39 pm

Saw him on Fishergate in Preston a few years ago looking a bit dishevelled.

He spotted my Morecambe jacket and we had a bit of a chat about those days he was with us.

Nice fella.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby al1 » Sat Apr 02, 2016 9:16 pm

ian britton RIP,ex Chelsea blackpool,burnley and Morecambe.died yesterday from cancer.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Sat Apr 02, 2016 9:19 pm

al1 wrote:ian britton RIP,ex Chelsea blackpool,burnley and Morecambe.died yesterday from cancer.


Indeed. See above comments.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby marky No.1 » Sat Apr 09, 2016 8:14 am



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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Tue Apr 12, 2016 10:26 pm

Macclesfield's keeper was sent off tonight after 4 minutes.

Jack Sampson went in goal and kept a clean sheet for 86 minutes as the game finished 0-0
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby John L » Wed Apr 13, 2016 4:29 am

Seasider9601 wrote:Macclesfield's keeper was sent off tonight after 4 minutes.

Jack Sampson went in goal and kept a clean sheet for 86 minutes as the game finished 0-0

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/35961415
Who said he wasn't any good...? :lol:
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Phil Anderer » Wed Apr 13, 2016 7:04 am

John L wrote:
Seasider9601 wrote:Macclesfield's keeper was sent off tonight after 4 minutes.

Jack Sampson went in goal and kept a clean sheet for 86 minutes as the game finished 0-0

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/35961415
Who said he wasn't any good...? :lol:


We obviously played him in the wrong position. :lol:
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby John L » Wed Apr 13, 2016 7:46 am

Phil Anderer wrote:
John L wrote:
Seasider9601 wrote:Macclesfield's keeper was sent off tonight after 4 minutes.

Jack Sampson went in goal and kept a clean sheet for 86 minutes as the game finished 0-0

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/35961415
Who said he wasn't any good...? :lol:


We obviously played him in the wrong position. :lol:

Exactly, and whose fault is that? ;)
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby John L » Thu Apr 14, 2016 9:13 am

A short video of Jack's handy work...
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby John L » Sun Apr 17, 2016 11:33 am

Danny Ward gets his first start for Liverpool at Bournemouth this afternoon. :D
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby John L » Sun Apr 17, 2016 2:27 pm

John L wrote:Danny Ward gets his first start for Liverpool at Bournemouth this afternoon. :D

Kept a clean sheet for 92 minutes as his side won 2-1.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Fri May 06, 2016 9:03 am



Some interesting comments if you scroll down....

"Delighted he's looking at Conference and League Two players, but Brodie? No, no, no."
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Teams like Morecambe » Fri May 06, 2016 8:58 pm

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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Mon May 09, 2016 7:09 pm

Former loanee striker Chris Holroyd (him of the Bart Simpson haircut) has signed another contract to keep him at Macclesfield Town next season.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Tue May 10, 2016 12:06 pm

Jason Walker and Simon Grand both released by Barrow
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Gone_Shrimping » Tue May 10, 2016 12:09 pm

Seasider9601 wrote:Jason Walker and Simon Grand both released by Barrow



Any news on Cook ?

He could do a job here and I don't mean making pies :lol: :lol:
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Tue May 10, 2016 12:13 pm

Eastleigh were said to be "interested" according to last Sundays Non League Paper :o

Long way to drive from the North East....
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Christies Child » Tue May 10, 2016 6:47 pm

Former loan Jack Ryan of PNE is one of a number having been released by PNE.

Wonder if they have any experienced centre half's available.... :?: :?: :?:
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Tue May 10, 2016 8:18 pm

If they're anything like the "striker" they loaned us, not today thanks.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Seasider9601 » Wed May 11, 2016 12:04 pm

Andy Heald - who played for us between 1998 and 2001 - officially retired last night as his Atherton Collieries side beat newly promoted Colne 5-1 in the NWCL Cup Final.
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Re: Former Shrimps Thread

Postby Gone_Shrimping » Wed May 11, 2016 4:01 pm

Mark Duffy released by Birmingham

Kevan Hurst released by Southend

Jack Ryan released by PNE.

If we had the funds Mark Duffy , yes please.
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