Sports on the Road: Marine (A) Match Preview

With a bit of luck and Mother Nature being kind Sports may actually have a game this weekend as they travel up to Liverpool to take on fellow relegation rivals Marine. Sports sit inside the relegation zone in 20th, five places blow the Mariners however are only three points behind them. So a second away win of the season would be more than welcome to try and lift Sports out of the dreaded bottom three as quickly as possible. Sports relegation rivals have been picking up good results while they have not been playing to it is crucial that Sports pick up where they left off at the start of the year and try and get a positive result with some huge matches against title contenders to come in the next few games. It will be interesting to see if Sports will have an advantage of being fresher than their opponents or being a bit rusty as a disadvantage.

Marine’s last game was two weeks ago on Saturday 26th January with a 2-1 win over Hyde United away from home. Daniel Mitchley and Samuel Barnes netted either side of Chibuzor Chilaka to secure a vital three points for the side from Liverpool. Sports have been without a game for three weeks now with their last match being the 1-0 loss to Gainsborough Trinity all the way back on the 19th January.

Nathan Jarman is still serving his suspension picked up at Lancaster City. Everyone else is presumed fit and available for selection.

The game is taking place at The Marine Travel Arena, College Road, Crosby, Liverpool, L23 3AS. Admission prices are set at £10 Adults, £5 Concessions/OAP’s/Students and Under 11’s are FREE with a full paying Adult . Match day programmes are available as well as hot and cold food and drink will as always be available inside the ground with alcoholic beverages available inside the clubhouse. If you would prefer not to drive we do have spaces on the team coach leaving the Don Amott Arena at 11am costing £10 a seat. Ring Tony Shaw on 07966 197 246 to book.

Then no need to worry, Press & Media Officers Sam & Kerry Goldsworthy will be at the game keeping you up to date via the usual platforms of Twitter & Facebook, with match reaction on Mickleover Sports TV (Youtube) after the game!

Don’t forget that we will also be doing live match commentary on Mixlr during the game. Either download the app or go onto the website and search for Mickleover Sports. Once the broadcast has gone live at around 2:50pm click listen and you should be able to enjoy full match commentary. You can access our page by clicking on this link…

Share & Spread The Word