Manager announces two departures

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MANAGER Alan Morgan says most of the current squad have verbally agreed to sign up again for next season, but that skipper Sam Barnes and Jamie Rainford will both be leaving the club. Colwyn Bay FC  thank them for their efforts and wish them both all the very best for the future. Centre back Sam played 62 times in his … Read More

League allocations for 2018/19 season

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THE Football Association have now announced the league allocations for next season with the Seagulls, as expected, in a newly former Northern Premier League West Division, which will entail a lot less travelling. Clubs were given seven days to lodge an appeal against their allocation and in a late change Chasetown (Staffordshire) will now replace Brighouse Town in the NPL … Read More

Jack Hindle in Goal of Season bid

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SEAGULLS fans have voted Jack Hindle’s goal in the 2-0 win at Scarborough in March as Colwyn Bay’s entry for the Evo-Stik League’s Goal of the Season award. Fans voted in a poll on our Facebook page and the goal can be viewed by clicking here Jack scored six goals in the last four games, including Bay’s only hat-trick of … Read More

We’ll rebuild and come back stronger, says manager

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THE Seagulls staged a storming finish from 1-4 down and were the width of a post away from snatching a point in a 4-3 defeat in their final game of the season at promoted Hyde.  Two goals in two minutes from Danny Andrews and Will Booth made it 4-3 in the closing minutes and in added time Danny Bartle’s shot … Read More

Cooper is star of the night as Bay draw

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SEAGULLS keeper Matt Cooper picked up two Player of the Season awards after being Man of the Match in  a 1-1 draw with Trafford in the final home game of the season (April 26).  Coops was voted Players’ Player and also picked up the Supporters’ vote, ahead of Will Booth in second place and Astley Mulholland in third, after an … Read More

Manager calls for mental strength after defeat

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SEAGULLS boss Alan Morgan has called on the players to show mental strength after the disappointment of a 3-1 defeat at Droylsden (April 24).  With other results going against them, it means Thursday’s final home game against sixth-placed Trafford is now a must win game – and it could be that a weary looking Bay may also need to win … Read More

Bay’s chance to gain top six spot

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 THE Seagulls will move into the top six of the Evo-sttik North if they can gain their eighth away win of the campaign at Droylsden tonight (Tuesday, April 24). Victory will take them above Trafford, who visit Colwyn Bay in a big game on Thursday, and although it has now been confirmed by the FA that seventh place will  get … Read More

Hindle treble sets up thrilling final week

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JACK HINDLE scored his first treble in Evo-Stik League football to propel the Seagulls to a 5-1 victory over Clitheroe on what proved to be a huge day in the race for a top six play-off spot.  With sixth-placed Trafford losing, the Bay moved to within two points of them with a game in hand (away to Droylsden on Tuesday) … Read More

Cooper wins appeal ahead of huge week

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THE Seagulls have been boosted ahead of a huge week with the news that the appeal against keeper Matt Cooper’s red card at South Shields last weekend has been successful. The FAW disciplinary committee, after viewing video evidence of the incident, have agreed to uphold the appeal for wrongful dismissal. That means Coops will not have to serve a suspension … Read More

Astley injury blow, as late goals beat Bay

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AFTER leading for over 70 minutes against second-in-the-table Scarborough Athletic, the Seagulls conceded two late goals in the space of three minutes to suffer a 2-1 defeat (April 17).  But more concerning was a hamstring injury to top scorer Astley Mulholland just before half-time which may have ended his season.   Manager Alan Morgan refused to confirm that afterwards and … Read More