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Published: Mon, 11 Dec 2017 04:04:19 +0000

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Watch Sean McConville score a 45-yard volley for Accrington Stanley

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:10:00 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley may have exited the Checkatrade Trophy on Tuesday night but Sean McConville produced a moment to remember with an incredible strike.

‘I was crumbling’ - Ex-Stanley ace on turning his life around

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 11:25:48 +0000

AS a footballer, Paul Howarth hit the highs of a famous cup upset.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Lincoln City 3 Accrington Stanley 2

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 22:18:32 +0000

A STUNNING goal from the halfway line from Sean McConville wasn’t enough to prevent Accrington Stanley exiting the Checkatrade Trophy at the hands of Lincoln City.

Stanley midfielder Johnson keen to add more goals to game

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 11:49:32 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley midfielder Callum Johnson is determined to add more goals to his game having broken into the Reds' starting XI.

Stanley boss Coleman blasts 'unacceptable' display

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 17:15:00 +0000

JOHN Coleman said Stanley’s performance at Exeter City was ‘unacceptable’ and apologised to the fans who had made the long trek to St James Park.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Exeter City 2 Accrington Stanley 0

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:14:37 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley suffered a first league defeat in six as they put in a below par performance against promotion rivals Exeter City.

Goal difference could be key in League Two promotion battle says Stanley boss Coleman

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:26:38 +0000

JOHN Coleman feels that it won’t be just every point that counts in the League Two promotion race, but every goal too.

Former Burnley and Accrington Stanley midfielder Chris Eagles signs for Ross County

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:50:36 +0000

FORMER Burnley and Accrington Stanley midfielder Chris Eagles has signed for Scottish Premiership side Ross County.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Accrington Stanley 1 Wycombe Wanderers 0

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 22:24:35 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley beat Wycombe Wanderers at the Wham Stadium for the first time since 2006 thanks to a solitary goal from Mark Hughes.

Tricky Stanley fixture list doesn't concern Coleman ahead of Wycombe clash

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:14:35 +0000

STANLEY boss John Coleman is not concerned by his side's daunting fixture list as he attempts to keep the Reds promotion push on track.

Coleman disappointed to miss out on Stanley pay day in FA Cup but admits 'we've bigger fish to fry' this season

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:27:43 +0000

STANLEY boss John Coleman paid tribute to National League side Guiseley after the Yorkshire outfit dumped the Reds out of the FA Cup.

Stanley pay the penalty as they suffer FA Cup shock

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 23:52:25 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley suffered FA Cup dejection as they were dumped out of the competition by non-league Guiseley, who had played over 75 minutes with 10 men at the Wham Stadium.

Stanley skipper Conneely eyes more cup crackers as Reds face Guiseley replay

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 05:00:00 +0000

HAVING had a couple of tastes of what a big cup tie can bring Stanley skipper Seamus Conneely is ready for more this season.

Reds replay no 'foregone conclusion', says Accrington Stanley boss John Coleman

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:04:25 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley chief John Coleman believes the potential pain of watching other lower league sides have their '15 minutes of fame' in the FA Cup can act as an inspiration to see off the challenge of National League Guiseley tonight.

'They are knocking on the door' - Coleman on his Stanley fringe players ahead of Cambridge trip

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:11:00 +0000

STANLEY manager John Coleman admits he is facing a challenge of balancing his squad ahead of tomorrow’s League Two trip to Cambridge.

Stanley boss Coleman wary of Cambridge threat

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 14:06:00 +0000

STANLEY boss John Coleman is wary of the threat posed by Cambridge United as he attempts to keep his high-flying Reds side in League Two’s top three.

Mingoia had a key role in Stanley revival says Coleman ahead of reunion

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:07:58 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley will come up against a familiar face tomorrow when they make the trip to Cambridge United.

Stanley knocked out of FA Youth Cup as former Blackburn Rovers striker Crowther hits hat-trick for Coventry City

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:40:51 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley bowed out of the FA Youth Cup after a 3-2 defeat to Coventry City - with East Lancashire's Morgan Crowther hitting a hat-trick for the Sky Blues.

Stanley Academy boss Lodge on Youth Cup ambitions and developing first team stars

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 09:25:00 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley bid for a place in the third round of the FA Youth Cup tonight when they welcome Coventry City to the Wham Stadium with Academy boss Paul Lodge hoping a change in system can help them through.

Coleman pleased with Stanley's Trophy progress

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 11:39:51 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman was pleased with his side's Checkatrade Trophy display as they booked their place in Friday night's second round draw.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Wigan 0 Accrington Stanley 4

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 22:19:26 +0000

IT WAS literally men against boys at the DW Stadium as Accrington Stanley booked their place in the knockout stage of the Checkatrade Trophy at the expense of a youthful Wigan Athletic.

FA CUP DRAW: Rovers to host Crewe in second round while Stanley could face Mansfield

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 19:25:30 +0000

BLACKBURN Rovers will host Crewe in the second round of the FA Cup while Accrington Stanley face a trip to Mansfield Town should they overcome National League side Guiseley in a replay next week.

Stanley boss Coleman pleased to see Reds in the hat after FA Cup stalemate

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:24:16 +0000

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman admitted he was happy to be in the hat for tonight's FA Cup second round draw after a battling 0-0 draw at non-league Guiseley.

Stanley boss Coleman wants another FA Cup run ahead of Guiseley test

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 07:59:00 +0000

STANLEY boss John Coleman wants his side to embark on another FA Cup run but is wary of the threat non-league Guiseley will pose in Yorkshire today (2pm).

Stanley boss Coleman keen to avoid cup upset as he prepares for Ex-Factor at Guiseley

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 11:56:00 +0000

STANLEY boss John Coleman knows full well the impact an FA Cup upset can have and is determined to avoid a banana skin at Guiseley in round one tomorrow.

'The FA Cup matters to us' - Stanley star McConville on trip to Guiseley

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 09:16:00 +0000

THE FA Cup might be low down the priority list of the Premier League big boys but cup fever is alive and well in Accrington - according to midfielder Sean McConville.

Stanley striker Jackson is up for the cup

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:31:35 +0000

KAYDEN Jackson will be back on home soil when Accrington Stanley travel to Guiseley for an FA Cup first round clash on Sunday.

'High standard but no standout team' - Stanley boss Coleman on League Two picture ahead of Barnet clash

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 12:10:00 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley manager John Coleman believes the standard in League Two has improved in recent years - even if he doesn’t think there is a standout side in this season’s fourth tier.

Form book goes out of the window in League Two believes Stanley boss Coleman

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:08:00 +0100

BOSS John Coleman believes the form book counts for nothing when his high-flying Reds entertain struggling Barnet tomorrow.

Keeper competition crucial for us believes Stanley boss Coleman

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:07:48 +0100

JOHN Coleman is welcoming the battle for the No.1 jersey at Accrington Stanley.

Stanley's FA Cup tie switched for TV coverage

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:17:25 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley's FA Cup tie at Guiseley has been moved to Sunday, November 5 (2pm) for TV coverage.

Accrington Stanley striker Billy Kee in court charged with breaking man's jaw in nightclub brawl

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:25:19 +0100

TWO footballers have appeared in court charged with grievous bodily harm after a man's jaw was allegedly broken in a nightclub brawl.

Accrington Stanley boss John Coleman plans changes after labelling Reds' defending as 'pathetic'

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:57:55 +0100

STANLEY boss John Coleman has told his players that he will be making changes for Saturday's trip to Crewe after labelling their goals against record this term as 'pathetic'.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Stevenage 3 Stanley 2

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:29:12 +0100

BILLY Kee’s 50th Accrington Stanley goal wasn’t enough as a late rally from Stevenage saw the Reds lose 3-2 in a match that they had dominated.

Accrington is the right place for me to develop says rising star Ogle

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 20:00:00 +0100

STANLEY starlet Reagan Ogle has a wise head on young shoulders.

Coleman coveted Coventry's chocolate kit but his birthday wish this year is for three points in Stanley's first clash with Sky Blues in 37 years

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:00:00 +0100

JOHN Coleman craved Coventry’s infamous chocolate brown away kit as a child.

Stanley boss Coleman hoping to turn some of his loan moves into permanent deals

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:00:00 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman admits he faces a difficult juggling act at the club - and is keen to turn some of his loan signings into permanent moves to allow him more flexibility.

Stanley could call on Kayden Jackson for Coventry clash

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:53:27 +0100

“Max will be back in training with us next week,” he said. “Kayden trained yesterday and we’ll keep monitoring him, he’s being struggling to shake this one off but we’re hoping that he will play some part on Saturday.

Billy Kee signs new Accrington Stanley deal

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 13:58:27 +0100

BILLY Kee insists extending his contract with Accrington Stanley was an easy decision, revealing that if he wasn't at the Reds he would no longer be a professional footballer.

'Beer and crisps' - The unlikely mix fuelling Accrington Stanley's goal-den wonder Billy Kee

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0100

THE secret to Billy Kee's lethal form in front of goal for Accrington Stanley this season would leave most sports scientists recoiling in horror.

Accrington Stanley striker Billy Kee closing in 50 goals for the Reds - but he's already eyeing the century

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0100

STANLEY striker Billy Kee is one goal shy of hitting 50 for the club, but he's already eyeing up bigger and better targets.

John Coleman predicts entertaining affair as Accrington Stanley face promotion rivals Luton Town

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 14:30:27 +0100

HAD the television executives had a bit more time to pick the Football League fixtures to show live this weekend when international action takes over then John Coleman believes Stanley could have been stars of the small screen.

Stanley boss Coleman hails Reds display despite Trophy defeat

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 12:08:17 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman hailed his side's Checkatrade Trophy display against Blackpool as outstanding, despite seeing his side fall to a last-gasp 2-1 defeat.

Stanley pair John Coleman and Billy Kee up for monthly awards

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 06:05:04 +0100

STANLEY manager John Coleman and striker Billy Kee are both up for League Two monthly awards.

Stanley boss Coleman pleased to pass stiff Forest Green examination

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 15:32:33 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman felt his side had come out on the right side of a difficult contest after earning a 1-0 win over basement boys Forest Green Rovers.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Forest Green 0 Accrington Stanley 1

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 15:19:56 +0100


Coleman would not stand in Bell's way if Port Vale approach Stanley No.2 over vacant managerial job

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 13:13:08 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman says he would not stand in Jimmy Bell's way if his assistant is offered the chance to manage Port Vale, but he doesn't want to lose his long-serving number two.

Stanley boss John Coleman delighted with Reds win over Port Vale

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 11:57:18 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman is confident his side are on track for promotion from League Two - but still believes there is room for improvement.

Billy is the Kee to unlocking Vale curse for Accrington Stanley

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 22:35:07 +0100

A DOUBLE from striker Billy Kee ended a run of four successive fruitless trips to Vale Park as Accrington Stanley came back from a goal down to beat struggling Port Vale 2-1.

Stanley boss hopeful on Jackson but Stryjek suffers setback

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:43:34 +0100

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss John Coleman is hopeful frontman Kayden Jackson will be fit for the trip to Port Vale but revealed that loanee goalkeeper Max Stryjek has suffered a setback in his return from a hamstring injury.