Why are Fleetwood called the Cod Army?
Their home strip is red shirts with white sleeves and white shorts, their home ground is Highbury Stadium in Fleetwood and the supporters of the club are affectionately known as the Cod Army, which is also the nickname of the club. They contest a rivalry with nearby Blackpool known as the Fylde Coast derby.
Where is Fleetwood Town Football Club based?
Fleetwood, United KingdomFleetwood Town F.C. / LocationFleetwood is a coastal town in the Borough of Wyre in Lancashire, England, at the northwest corner of the Fylde. It had a population of 25,939 at the 2011 census. Wikipedia
Who owns Fleetwood FC?
Fleetwood Wanderers Limited (t/a Fleetwood Town Football Club) is a member of the English Football League and the Football Association. It is a majority owned by Jaymel Limited of whom Andrew Pilley is the sole owner.
Is Blackpool vs Fleetwood a derby?
The Fylde Coast derby is the name given to the regional football rivalry between the two Football League clubs situated in the Fylde Coast area of Lancashire – Blackpool and Fleetwood Town, first contested in 1980.
Where do Fleetwood Town train?
There is no railway station in Fleetwood itself. The closest is at Poulton-le-Fylde, which is just over five miles away. However it is more likely that fans will head to Blackpool North station which is around seven miles away.
What is Fleetwood Town FC nickname?
They are nicknamed The T fucken or The Fishermen due to Fleetwood being a coastal town. Their home stadium is Highbury Stadium. The stadium can hold 5,327 fans. Along with Blackpool, they compete the “Fylde Coast Derby”.
Who is the manager of Fleetwood Town Football club?
Fleetwood Town can confirm the appointment Scott Brown as the club’s first-team Head Coach. The born-winner, 36, makes his first step into management following an incredible playing career.
Who are Wigan’s rivals?
Since Wigan Athletic’s admission to the Football League in 1978, the club has built up several rivalries, mainly with Bolton Wanderers, the club’s primary derby match.
Who are the owners of Morecambe FC?
|Full name||Morecambe Football Club|
|Owner||Bond Group Investments Limited (80% maj. shareholder)|
|Co-chairmen||Graham Howse & Rod Taylor|
|League||EFL League One|
What division is Fleetwood Town?
EFL League One
Fleetwood Town F.C./Leagues
Who is manager of Fleetwood Town?
Scott Brown, the former Celtic captain, has been named as the new Fleetwood Town manager.
How do I get to Fleetwood FC by train?
There is no railway station in Fleetwood itself. The closest is at Poulton-le-Fylde, which is just under seven miles away. However it is more likely that fans will head to Blackpool North Station which although is a little further away from Fleetwood, it has better public transport links.
What is nearest tram stop to Fleetwood Town FC?
The Lindel Road (Blackpool Tramway) station is the nearest one to Fleetwood Town FC.
What is the Blackpool ground called?
Bloomfield RoadBlackpool F.C. / Arena/Stadium
Are Blackpool and Blackburn rivals?
The Clarets now join their East Lancashire rivals Blackburn Rovers as well as Blackpool and Preston North End in the same division for the first time in more than 60 years. The last time all four of those Lancashire clubs were in the same division was way back in the 1960/61 season.