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Wednesday, 28 September 2016 09:08

Burscough 1-1 Droylsden

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A stoppage time equaliser from former Droylsden striker Dominic Smith cancelled out a first half own goal and continued Bloods winless run at Burscough’s Victoria Park on Tuesday night.

In another poor performance against a team rooted to the foot of the table and yet to win this season, the Bloods failed to make much of an impression in front of goal.

Sunday, 25 September 2016 10:05

Droylsden 1-2 Brighouse

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The Bloods crashed to another home defeat as high flying Brighouse took all three points at the Butcher’s Arms.

Droylsden named an unchanged starting eleven from the team that drew at Glossop in midweek but found themselves a goal down after just two minutes when full back Shaquille Clarke’s back pass was intercepted by Luke Parkin, whose shot gave James Coates no chance.

Thursday, 22 September 2016 13:18

Glossop North End 2-2 Droylsden

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An eleventh goal this season and an assist from Steve Lewis either side of half time rescued a point for Droylsden after they had fallen two goals behind at Glossop North End.

Trailing after forty five minutes the striker ran into the penalty area from the left to find Liam Caddick to give the Bloods hope at the interval and four minutes into the second half, shrugged off the challenge of Glossop right back Iwan Heeley before turning in the penalty area and hitting the back of the net giving Matt Cooper no chance in the North End goal,

Sunday, 18 September 2016 06:57

Clitheroe 3-2 Bloods

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The Bloods suffered their fourth league defeat in a row as Dave Pace’s team once again played catch up at Clitheroe’s ShawBridge ground.

There were two changes from the team that lost to Bamber Bridge, Billy Hasler Cregg, signed on loan this week from Altrincham and Amour Cesaire starting with Liam Caddick and Eddie Toner dropping to the bench.

The home side started the stronger and after just three minutes a shit from outside the box from Brad Knox forced a fine save from Coates.

Sunday, 11 September 2016 09:45

Bloods 0-1 Bamber Bridge

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A save from the penalty spot by Bamber Bridge keeper Marcus Burgess secured all three points in this tightly fought game at the Butcher’s Arms after Adam Dodd had put the visitors ahead on 51 minutes.

Striker Steve Lewis was tripped as he tried to turn on the edge of the area but his spot kick was turned onto the bar by the keeper.

Sunday, 04 September 2016 12:33

Ramsbottom 3-2 Bloods

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It was second successive league defeat for the Bloods as they lost by the odd goal to Ramsbottom at the Harry Williams Stadium.

It was Droylsden who started the game the stronger, and took the lead after twelve minutes when Liam Caddick broke down the right hand side to find striker Steve Lewis in space who superbly finished to beat Shenton.

Saturday, 03 September 2016 09:12

Ramsbottom Away

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The Bloods look to return to winning ways this afternoon as they visit Ramsbottom in the Evo Stik Division One North Game on Non League Day

Rammy's new look team which was relegated from the Premier Division last season, are celebrating fifty years of existence this season, and will be looking to bounce back after suffering a 4-0 Bank Holiday hammering at Clitheroe,

Droylsden likewise will be looking to banish the Bank Holiday blues after their disappointing defeat to local rivals Mossley.

Kick Off is 3.00pm

Tuesday, 30 August 2016 11:27

Bloods 1-3 Mossley

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Droylsden crashed to their first league defeat of the season to local rivals Mossley

Bloods made three changes from the side that started against Colne on Saturday with goal scorers Steve.Lewis and Chris McDonagh starting and Yomi Samuels replacing the absent Aaron Walters.

Droylsden fell behind just before the quarter hour mark when Philip Clarke lost possession just outside the area allowing Tom Pratt to score.

Sunday, 28 August 2016 18:04

Bloods 2-1 Colne

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Two second half goals from substitutes Steve Lewis and new signing Chris McDonagh clinched three points after the Bloods had once again fallen behind at the Butcher’s Arms to League new boys Colne.

Manager Dave Pace made three changes from the team that were knocked out of the FA Cup in midweek with Paul McManus, Michael Roddy and Eddie Toner all starting.

Wednesday, 24 August 2016 12:09

Bloods crash out of FA Cup

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FA Cup Replay Radcliffe Borough 2-1 Bloods

Bloods interest in this season’s FA Cup came to an end after a lacklustre display at Radcliffe Borough’s Taurus stadium.

Two second half goals, one from the penalty spot from Boro skipper Jack Hindle cancelled out Steve Lewis’ first half strike and condemned Droylsden to their earliest FA Cup exit in twenty years.