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REACTION: It's important to get minutes

3 August 2022

An early second half thunderbolt from Sonny Hilton earned a Carlisle XI a friendly victory over Gretna on Tuesday night, and we spoke to assistant boss Gav Skelton about the game shortly after the...

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INTERVIEW: It soon comes around

11 July 2022

It’s another full week for the lads as focus starts to shift towards the more technical aspects of the game in their sessions, whilst still making sure that fitness targets and levels are being met...

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INTERVIEW: Both teams will have got something from it

10 July 2022

United’s third pre-season outing was the always enjoyable visit to Borough Park on Saturday afternoon and they were made to work hard for their win by the hosts in what became extremely hot...

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INTERVIEW: It'll be a stiff challenge

8 July 2022

Friendly number three on the agenda is our annual trip to Workington on Saturday [kick off 3pm], with assistant manager Gav Skelton looking forward to going up against his old friend Danny Grainger,...

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INTERVIEW: We have players right the way through doing well

7 July 2022

Wednesday evening brought another run-out for youth team trio Nic Bollado, Ryan Carr and Kai Nugent, and all three acquitted themselves admirably as they slotted in beside their more senior...

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INTERVIEW: There were some really positive signs

7 July 2022

United’s second pre-season friendly of the summer at Kendal was another entertaining affair, with goals scored in each half thanks to a high tempo approach from the visitors.

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INTERVIEW: It's amazing what gets put on there

7 July 2022

One thing that can be relied upon in pre-season is that the rumour mill will grind into full flow, often with stories that have absolutely no substance or grounding.

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INTERVIEW: There's a positive feel

4 July 2022

United’s pre-season fixture programme continues with an away trip to face Kendal on Wednesday night [kick-off 7.30pm], with the Friday game at Penrith proving to be a decent way to set things off.

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INTERVIEW: There were some really good goals

2 July 2022

United kicked off their pre-season campaign with the short away trip to Penrith on Friday night, and goals from Ryan Edmondson, Jordan Gibson, Nic Bollado and Kris Dennis (2) ensured that things got...

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INTERVIEW: They have good players

22 April 2022

United head to Harrogate tomorrow keen to make sure that they end the season properly, with both teams assured of survival following Monday’s round of results.

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INTERVIEW: Pleased we did it ourselves

22 April 2022

The reaction to the full-time whistle on Monday afternoon was one of relief, with safety secured with still three games left to play, but assistant boss Gav Skelton insisted that even though the...

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REACTION: It was a really good test

12 April 2022

Assistant boss Gav Skelton gave us his reaction to the Monday afternoon reserve game against Stockport County shortly after the full-time whistle had blown.

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