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The G Casino Blackpool & Fylde Sunday Alliance Report 18 December 2011
Twelve games in the G Casino Blackpool & Fylde Sunday Alliance survived the wet weather. The shock of the day was Newton Arms dumping holders Sanuk FC out of the Gledhill Trophy with the losers missing out on the Bloomfield Road final for the first time in the last seven years. Goals from Terence Fearns and Graeme Hutchinson secured the 2-1 victory with Will Watt replying for Sanuk.
In the only game in Division One Wrea Green defeated C & G Elecrical 4-1 with Chris Radcliffe netting twice.
There were surprises in Division Two with the top two teams both losing. Leaders Blackpool Lane Ends went down 1-0 to 21st Century Windows who are now second thanks to Thomas Hatton`s strike. Boars Head were beaten 3-1 by CTK with Andrew Cairns Stephen Farquhar and an own goal on their score sheet. Mark Signett bagged all Stable Bar`s goals in the 3-0 win over Hansom Cab. Clifton Arms had a 3-1 victory against struggling Squirrel with Andrew Barrow Matty Grime and Karl Hyde netting.
Xceptional Kitchens are clear leaders of Division Three after their 4-0 win over bottom side Blue Spot Knee Clinic with Matthew Carlisle (2) Benjamin Newman and Jim Shaw on target. A Nick Beddow`s double clinched a 4-2 victory for St Annes against Old England whose goals were scored by James Fullalove. Mere Park enjoyed a 3-0 half time lead over Marton Athletic with Paul Garforth opening the scoring direct from a corner and other goals from Scott Grimes and Joe Howarth. Marton Athletic rallied in the second period with Richard Eaves netting twice and were unlucky not to earn a share of the points.
In Division Four second placed Thatched House trounced Philharmoic 10-0 with Gareth Nuttall`s five goals topping their scorers. Bottom side Victoria Hospital came back from 3-1 down against Berrys Beds to earn their first point of the season in the 3-3 scoreline. A Karl Fletcher pair and a Mark McCabe strike secured Lane Ends Res. a 3-0 success over DS Rovers.