Bay sign Spanish midfielder

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SEAGULLS boss Phill Hadland has signed Spanish midfielder Lassana Nalatche Mendes from Stalybridge Celtic.  The versatile 24-year-old  was with Radliffe Borough last season, where he was voted Player of the Year and was captain for a number of games.   He played for Cadiz FC and PV Ejido from Andalusia in the Spanish Segunda Division B before coming over to … Read More


Inconsistent Bay lose at Atherton

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FOR the second time in  ten days the Seagulls followed up a battling victory with a hugely disappointing defeat as their inconsistent form continues. The Bay went into the game with a chance to move into the top five after their 3-1 win at Clitheroe two days earlier, and they got off to a great start with a Jack Hindle … Read More


Seagulls bounce back with battling win

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TWO more goals from Astley Mulholland and a top drawer performance by keeper Matt Cooper helped the Seagulls to a 3-1 victory at Clitheroe.  Manager Phill Hadland had called for a response from his players after Tuesday’s home defeat to Hyde and he certainly got it with a battling performance to bag all three points.  Matt Cooper had an outstanding … Read More


Ten man Bay lose league record

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ON a night when pretty much everything that could go wrong did go wrong, the Seagulls lost their unbeaten league record in a 3-0 home defeat to Hyde United. Manager Phill Hadland’s problems started before the kick off when Louis Barnes felt his hamstring tighten up in the warm-up. With Shaun Holden not available, Liam Turner had to play out … Read More


Unbeaten Hyde next for Bay (GAME ON)

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THE Seagulls will bid to end an unbeaten record for the second time in four days when they play Hyde United (pictured) at the Four Crosses Construction Arena on Tuesday (September 12, 7:45pm kick off). After Saturday’s excellent team performance to inflict the first defeat in 46 games on South Shields, for which Bay have been voted Evostik League Team … Read More


Penalty save caps superb Bay win

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THE Seagulls pulled off a fantastic 4-2 home victory on Saturday to end an amazing 45-match unbeaten run by South Shields going back to last November.  The Tynesiders had won 44 and drawn one of those league and cup games since losing 1-0 to local rivals North Shields on November 5 last year, but they found themselves 3-0 down at … Read More


Seagulls take on Wembley winners

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THE Seagulls will bid to become the first side this season to take points off table-topping Wembley winners South Shields when they meet at the 4Crosses Construction arena on Saturday (Sept 9, 3pm). The North Easterners  are hot favourites for a third successive promotion and have won all seven of their league and FA Cup games so far with 18 … Read More


Another draw retains league record

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THE Seagulls extended their unbeaten league record to five games with a goalless draw at Trafford (Sept 5). Manager Phill Hadland changed the formation of his side and was pleased with a clean sheet after conceding four goals at Droylsden four days earlier, but with four draws and a win in the five games played, he knows the side have … Read More


Bay look to bounce back at Trafford

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THE Seagulls will want to bounce back following Saturday’s FA Cup defeat when they travel to winless Trafford in the league on Tuesday (Sept 5th, 7:45pm).  The Shawe View side were beaten 2-0 at hoe by Prescot Cables last Saturday and have dropped into the bottom four of the Evostik North table with three draws and two defeats in their … Read More


Seagulls lose seven goal cup thriller

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THE Seagulls bowed out of the Emirates FA Cup and suffered their first defeat of the season as they went down 4-3 at Droylsden (Sept 2nd). Two goals from Jamie Rainford and one by Astley Mullholland couldn’t save them after twice going two goals down, although they missed a couple of good chances and Rainford got the ball in the net … Read More