Match Preview: Barrow v AFC Fylde

The preview of our Boxing Day clash with AFC Fylde at the FBSS!

Barrow v AFC Fylde

Saturday 25th December 2018


Ticket News:

Ticket are available at the turnstiles, prices are as follows:

If you took advantage of our discounted online  tickets for this game, please pick your tickets up from the club shop before the match!


Barrow’s Recent Form:

The Bluebirds go into the game on the back of a superb 1-0 away win at Solihull last Saturday. A solid back line has seen us keep five straight clean sheets in the league, with four wins from those five games. We sit in 11th place with 34 points from 25 games.

Last 4 league games:

Solihull 0-1 Barrow

Barrow 1-0 Maidstone United

Braintree Town 0-2 Barrow

Barrow 0-0 Wrexham


AFC Fylde’s Recent Form:

AFC Fylde travel to the Furness Building Society Stadium having collected three points at home to Ebbsfleet last time out, with a 2-0 win. The Coasters have had a good first half of the season and find themselves in 5th place with 45 points from 25 games.

Last 4 league games:

AFC Fylde 2-0 Ebbsfleet United

Dover Athletic 2-1 AFC Fylde

AFC Fylde 2-2 Sutton United

Hartlepool United 1-2 AFC Fylde


Last Time Out:

Nathan Waterston’s first goal for the club wasn’t enough for the Bluebirds last time out, as the Coasters came away from the FBSS with all three points. You can watch the goals and key moments from that one here:



Live match coverage will be available on BBC Radio Cumbria.

You can listen to Radio Cumbria online here:

You can also listen to BBC Radio Cumbria online on 837AM


Live Updates:

We will have build up to the game and full live match updates on twitter:

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Crossbar & Club Shop:

The Crossbar will be open from 12pm with a wide range of soft, alcoholic and hot drinks.

The club shop will also be open from 12pm.

The first team players will be in the CrossBar tomorrow, offering you a glass of mulled wine/hot vimto and a mince pie ahead of the game, very kindly supplied by the Bluebirds Trust.

Stop by for a chat, get a Christmas gift or two signed and find out more about the Trust’s share contribution scheme between 1pm and 1:30pm.

Our pie & bottle bar will be open from 1:30pm as well, with a range of pies, bottles and cans!