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Morecambe fans move manager to tears with donation

Fans of Morecambe FC have raised £1000 to pay the fine of their manager Jim Bentley.

The Morecambe boss was recently hit with a one thousand pound fine by the Football Association after being sent to the stands during a game.

He was lost for words when he discovered supporters had held a collection at Saturday's match and were paying off the fine for him.

Chris Hall has the story.

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Wrestler makes Morecambe FC fighting fit

Morecambe fans are still buzzing from watching their club pull off a major upset in the League Cup.

After knocking out Wolves, they'll face Newcastle in round two.

And who better to prepare them for their giantkilling attempt, than a giant of a man?

Wrestler Johnny Phere - otherwise known as the Psychotic Warrior - has been getting to grips with the Shrimps to ensure they don't get outmuscled on the night.

Daniel Hewitt reports.

Morecambe wrestling for success

Johnny Phere oversees Morecambe's players Credit: Dan Hewitt, ITV Granada

Morecambe fans are still buzzing from watching their club pull off a major upset in the League Cup.

After knocking out Wolves, they'll face Newcastle in round two.

And who better to prepare them for their giantkilling attempt, than a giant of a man?

Wrestler Johnny Phere - otherwise known as the Psychotic Warrior - has been getting to grips with the Shrimps to ensure they don't get outmuscled on the night.

Phere puts the players through their paces Credit: Dan Hewitt, ITV Granada
Morecambe's players grapple with the training methods Credit: Dan Hewitt, ITV Granada