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Morecambe win over Harrogate should have been more comfortable, says Derek Adams

Posted Sunday, December 13, 2020 by PA26 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams had mixed feelings after his side maintained their good run of form at home with a 1-0 victory over Harrogate.A goal from Aaron Wildig on 56 minutes was enough to earn the Shrimps the three points, but Adams said his side should have won by a far greater margin.He said: “It was probably one of our best performances at home this season. We played really well and c...Full Story »

Tyler Walker on form as Coventry extend unbeaten run with win over Rotherham

Posted Sunday, December 06, 2020 by PA16 hits

Tyler Walker scored one goal and made another as Coventry extended their unbeaten run in the Sky Bet Championship to five games by sweeping aside Rotherham 3-1 at St Andrew’s.Walker set up Max Biamou for the opener and tucked home the second after Callum O’Hare hit the post, all inside the opening 12 minutes.Leo Ostigard’s second-half header sealed the points for Coventry befor...Full Story »

Derek Adams admits 10-man Barrow pushed Morecambe all the way

Posted Wednesday, December 02, 2020 by PA46 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams was a relieved man after his side won 1-0 against a stubborn Barrow side who were forced to play more than 75 minutes with 10 men.Carlos Mendes Gomes was the match-winner with his third goal of the season on 12 minutes after latching on to Adam Phillips’s through-ball.And when Barrow defender Sam Hird was controversially sent off three minutes later for a handbal...Full Story »

Derek Adams: Morecambe were made to work hard by Solihull Moors

Posted Sunday, November 29, 2020 by PA23 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams admitted his side had to pull out all the stops to overcome National League side Solihull Moors in an entertaining FA Cup second-round tie.The visitors dominated the first half but the League Two side produced a much better display in the second period to book a spot in the third round for the first time since the 2002/03 season.Adams said: “It was always going t...Full Story »

Morecambe boss Derek Adams set to name strong side against Solihull Moors

Posted Friday, November 27, 2020 by PA34 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams is likely to name a strong side for their FA Cup second-round visit of non-league Solihull Moors.The Shrimps made just one change for their win over Maldon and Tiptree in round one and Adams has said he is wary of the threat posed by the National League outfit.Liam Gibson and A-Jay Leitch-Smith (both hamstring) are again absent.There could be recalls for Alex Kenyon an...Full Story »

‘That is not football’ – Morecambe boss Derek Adams lays into Salford after loss

Posted Wednesday, November 25, 2020 by PA23 hits

Morecambe manager Derek Adams and Salford boss Richie Wellens traded criticism through the media after the former’s side were beaten 2-1 win at the Peninsula Stadium.The result saw Salford move back into the League Two play-off places but it needed two moments of magic from Ash Hunter late in the first half.The Salford number 10 curled an unstoppable long-range shot off the underside of th...Full Story »

Derek Adams praises Morecambe’s never-say-die spirit after late Scunthorpe draw

Posted Sunday, November 22, 2020 by PA30 hits

Morecambe manager Derek Adams hailed his side’s never-say-die spirit as a stoppage-time equaliser kept their unbeaten run going thanks to a 1-1 Sky Bet League Two draw at Scunthorpe.The improving Iron looked to be heading to a third-successive league victory when Emmanuel Onariase put them in front 10 minutes from time, but the Shrimps hit back to make it six games without defeat in all co...Full Story »

Derek Adams praises Morecambe’s professionalism after edging Maldon in FA Cup

Posted Monday, November 09, 2020 by PA25 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams praised his side’s professionalism after they overcame non leaguers Maldon & Tiptree with a narrow 1-0 win to reach the second round of the FA Cup.After seeing a 42nd-minute Adam Phillips penalty earn the Sky Bet League Two side victory, Adams said: “It was a really professional performance and it was good to get through and into the next round.“Y...Full Story »

Derek Adams could stick with a winning Morecambe line-up

Posted Tuesday, November 03, 2020 by PA91 hits

Morecambe manager Derek Adams could be tempted to name an unchanged team against Exeter.After four games without a victory, including three defeats, the Shrimps returned to winning ways at Tranmere on Saturday. Adams made two changes at Prenton Park, with Alex Kenyon and Adam Phillips replacing Toumani Diagouraga and John O’Sullivan in the starting line-up.A-Jay Leitch-Smith remains out as...Full Story »

Derek Adams fumes at ‘karate kick’ and penalty snub

Posted Wednesday, October 21, 2020 by PA53 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams was frustrated after two major decisions went against his side in the 1-1 draw with Mansfield.Adams was left fuming with referee Marc Edwards, who failed to send off Stephen McLaughlin for a high tackle on John O’Sullivan in the first half and then waved away claims for a penalty when Cole Stockton was bundled over in the box after the break.Adams said: “Th...Full Story »

Derek Adams salutes table-topping Morecambe

Posted Sunday, October 11, 2020 by PA32 hits

Derek Adams saluted his table-topping Morecambe side after they triumphed 3-2 at struggling Oldham.The Shrimps now sit at the summit of the League Two table after a fourth win in five so far this term.After presiding a well-deserved triumph at Boundary Park, Adams said: “It was an excellent performance from the lads throughout.“We started the game really well, we were on the front fo...Full Story »

Swindon striker Tyler Smith could start against AFC Wimbledon

Posted Friday, October 09, 2020 by PA88 hits

Striker Tyler Smith could win a recall to the Swindon starting line-up for the Sky Bet League One clash with AFC Wimbledon at the County Ground.Smith has been on the bench for the last two league games but scored twice in the 4-3 midweek EFL Trophy defeat to Exeter.The Robins leaky defence remains a concern for boss Richie Wellens having conceded 18 goals already this season and captain Dion Con...Full Story »

Derek Adams pleased with Morecambe’s display in their victory over Port Vale

Posted Sunday, October 04, 2020 by PA23 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams was delighted with his side’s performance as they beat in-form Port Vale 1-0 to move up to second in the early League Two standings.The Shrimps made it three wins from four league games thanks to Adam Phillips’ 76th-minute penalty, and Adams was happy with his side’s first home win of the league campaign.He said: “We are obviously delighted with...Full Story »

Derek Adams hails second-half fightback as Morecambe beat Southend

Posted Sunday, September 27, 2020 by PA40 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams felt his side fully deserved their 2-1 win at Southend.The visitors fought back from going a goal behind early on to bag all three points at Roots Hall and Adams was pleased to see Morecambe get back on track after suffering two heavy defeats in quick succession.“In the first half we lost a goal very early on but then dominated,” said Adams.“We had ei...Full Story »

Stuart McCall far from happy with Ebou Adams’ reaction as Bradford draw

Posted Sunday, September 20, 2020 by PA34 hits

Bradford boss Stuart McCall pointed the finger at Forest Green midfielder Ebou Adams after Paudie O’Connor saw red in a feisty four-goal thriller.The Bantams were already down to 10 men and leading 2-1 when O’Connor was sent off for pushing his head towards Adams, who fell over the pitchside barriers.Aaron Collins snatched an equaliser for Forest Green in the seventh minute of stoppa...Full Story »

Derek Adams hails strength in Morecambe squad after setting up Newcastle tie

Posted Wednesday, September 16, 2020 by PA42 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams hailed the strength of his squad after his side booked their place in the third round of the Carabao Cup with a narrow 1-0 victory over Oldham at the Mazuma Stadium.Adams made seven changes to the side that beat Cheltenham in their Sky Bet League Two opener at the weekend with one of the players promoted to the starting line-up, Aaron Wildig, scoring the only goal to s...Full Story »

Derek Adams believes Morecambe full value for victory at Cheltenham

Posted Sunday, September 13, 2020 by PA40 hits

Morecambe boss Derek Adams felt his side “thoroughly deserved” their 2-1 opening day win at Cheltenham.The winner from Carlos Mendes Gomes arrived in the 92nd minute, but Adams said they were full value for the points at the Jonny-Rocks Stadium.Last season’s beaten play-off semi-finalists Cheltenham had taken a first-half lead through Alfie May, but that was cancelled out by Ad...Full Story »

Tyler Walker books 10-man Coventry spot in Carabao Cup second round

Posted Sunday, September 06, 2020 by PA26 hits

Tyler Walker’s late strike was enough to guide 10-man Coventry into the second round of the Carabao Cup after a 1-0 win at MK Dons.Debutant Walker’s 82nd-minute strike did the trick as the Championship side avoided an upset against their League One hosts at the Stadium:mk.Defender Declan Drysdale was shown a straight red card in the 27th minute for a needless foul on Matthew Sor...Full Story »

Che Adams brace lifts Southampton to victory over former club Sheffield United

Posted Monday, July 27, 2020 by PA44 hits

Che Adams’ brace inspired Southampton to an impressive 3-1 comeback victory against his former club Sheffield United as Ralph Hasenhuttl’s men ended the season on a high.Chris Wilder’s side have earned plenty of plaudits for a superb first season back in the Premier League and Saints also deserve immense credit for the way they have turned relegation form around.Nobody could ha...Full Story »

Arsenal legend Tony Adams slams Edu and Raul Sanllehi over club recruitment

Posted Saturday, July 18, 2020 by hits

Arsenal legend Tony Adams has slammed club chiefs Edu and Raul Sanllehi over their management of recruitment in north London. The former defender won two Premier League titles with the Gunners, paving the way towards the Invincibles season under Arsene Wenger. The Frenchman was able to recruit club legends such as Thierry Henry, Patrice Vieira and Robert Pires. That 2003/04 title win was the ...Full Story »

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