Match Previews

October 19, 2018
Hawks name a strong squad for top of table clash with Chester 2nds at the Woodlands

The Fylde Hawks take on Chester 2nds this coming Saturday at the Woodlands in what is only their second home game of the season. Chester currently sit at the top of the Halbro Cotton Traders Premier League table on 28 points, with the Hawks in second place on 24 points. So far this season, Chester…

October 19, 2018
Fylde Saracens squad v L’pool Uni Vets at the Woodlands; Vandals at Blackburn

Fylde Saracens welcome Liverpool University Veterinary School to the Woodlands on Saturday (ko 15.00) in a Division One clash. The Sarries are in 5th place but only two points more than the 10th placed team and three more than 11th placed Liverpool Vets. The Sarries name a strong line-up: 15 Sam Fisher; 14 Chris Horsfield,…

October 18, 2018
Fylde travel for another first, v Hinckley at Leicester Road

[Photo: courtesy of Hinckley RUFC] Fylde face their toughest test so far this season when they travel to early National Two (North) promotion hopefuls Hinckley for the first ever league game between the two clubs. Hinckley is situated 15 miles north of Leicester and the town’s club has gradually worked itself into becoming a major…

October 9, 2018
Fylde welcome the Lions to the Woodlands for the first time

[Photo courtesy of Peterborough Lions RFC] Fylde welcome National Two newcomers, Peterborough Lions, to the Woodlands for the first time on Saturday (ko 15.00). Our visitors will be in good heart following their opening win of the season, 17-10, at home against high flying Chester last Saturday. The Lions are one of four National Two…

October 5, 2018
Warren Spragg talks about discipline, injuries and decision-making …

The Blackpool Gazette’s Sports Editor, Andy Moore, caught up with Warren Spragg in mid-week as the squad prepared for a trip to Tynedale on Saturday (ko 3pm). Reproduced courtesy of the Gazette. —————– ———– Warren Spragg has challenged his Fylde RFC players to play the game they want to at Tynedale tomorrow, and that means…

October 4, 2018
Fylde travel to Tynedale on Saturday: match preview

Fylde travel 135 miles to Corbridge to meet Tynedale on Saturday (ko 15.00) in a National Two (North) game. Tynedale Park hasn’t been a very productive hunting ground for the Lancastrians in the twelve seasons that the clubs have met. In eight matches in Northumberland since 2003, Fylde have won just twice. Fylde, despite their…

September 28, 2018
The Hawks & Sarries name their squads

Fylde Hawks sit in 2nd place in the Cotton Traders Premier Division after three excellent wins in the four fixtures to date. On Saturday they travel to Whitefield to play Sedgley Park 2nds who are in 4th place. Their squad is: 15 Sam Fisher; 14 Fraser Stanier, 13 Daniel Jones, 12 Brett Whitehead, 11 Jake…

September 21, 2018
Warren Spragg talks to the Gazette ahead of Leicester Lions game

Fylde Head Coach Warren Spragg talked to The Blackpool Gazette’s Sports Editor Andy Moore ahead of his team’s trip to Leicester Lions on Saturday (ko 14.00). Reproduced courtesy of the Gazette. ——- ———-  Tom Carleton is ready to step up to the plate as Fylde RFC’s emergency scrum-half, though first-choice Cam Crampton’s ankle injury is…

September 20, 2018
Fylde’s squad at Leicester Lions: match preview

Fylde visit Leicester Lions on Saturday (ko 14.00) with a history of rather struggling at their Blaby ground. In six games at the Lions, Fylde have been defeated in four including a 35-3 hammering in October 2009. In 12 matches between the clubs in the period 2005-6 to 2010-11, Fylde shade the bragging rights with…

September 14, 2018
Warren Spragg speaks to The Blackpool Gazette

The Blackpool Gazette’s Sports Editor Andy Moore caught up with Fylde Head Coach Warren Spragg mid-week. We reproduce this courtesy of The Gazette. ———— ————–  Warren Spragg says lessons must be learned from Fylde’s derby defeat at Preston Grasshoppers and he welcomes the opportunity to make quick improvements when Macclesfield visit the Woodlands tomorrow. Spragg…