UK time is: 11:43:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Ewan Fenton 1929 2006

Fenton passed away yesterday in Limerick which was his home for the past 40 years. He was born in Dundee on the 17 November 1929 and moved to the Pool from Lochee Harp FC in 1946.

In his time at Blackpool he made 222 League and Cup appearances managing 20 goals from right half. From Blackpool he went on to play for Wrexham and then Limerick as player-manager. He also managed at Linfield in Ireland.

While in Limerick he also set up a motoring school in 1965 which closed last year. Fenton will be remember along with the other players from the 1953 cup winning team who have away with each executive box in the Matthews Stand at Bloomfield Road being named after the starting eleven.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: Campbell_BFC  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday April 4 2006

Time: 1:23AM

Your Comments

Hi my name is David Fenton and my grandfather was Ewan Fenton mentioned above. I just like to thank the writter for writting it up and to say a few things such as he was the best grandad to me. He was always good to me and alyays had time for anything me and he thought me many tnings and i will ayways remember him.
-fenton99-
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackpool Articles

Blackpool team v Blackburn (Saturday August 16 2014)

4 years ago ... (Saturday August 16 2014)

Meet the referee Blackburn Rovers (Thursday August 14 2014)

Blackpool fail to register (Tuesday August 12 2014)

Fans To March Demanding Fairer Prices (Tuesday August 12 2014)

Season preview (Friday August 8 2014)

Front page poll (Thursday July 31 2014)

Why not join blackpool vital (Thursday July 31 2014)

Pool complete Cubero deal (Thursday July 31 2014)

Blackpool interested in Orlandi (Thursday July 31 2014)

Archived Blackpool Articles

List All Vital Blackpool Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Bear1951 460
2. premier 1 458
3. SeasideEssexXile 258
4. Layton_Seasider 149
5. SmartBloke 137
6. UAE Seasider 118
7. Bribaba 93
8. SaskPool 79
9. Hastings 75
10. bfcpete 73

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Forest 2 - 0 Blackpool
Blackpool 1 - 2 Brentford
Blackpool 1 - 2 Blackburn

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Rotherham 3 1 0 2 -2 3
19. Leeds Utd 3 1 0 2 -3 3
20. Huddersfield 3 1 0 2 -5 3
21. Wigan 3 0 1 2 -2 1
22. Bolton 3 0 1 2 -4 1
23. Fulham 2 0 0 2 -2 0
24. Blackpool 3 0 0 3 -4 0

Breaking League News

Man of the Match: David Edgar
Birmingham : 20/08/2014 11:39:00
Cotterill: It Was A Silly Foul
Birmingham : 20/08/2014 11:29:00
Clark: Same Again Saturday
Birmingham : 20/08/2014 11:20:00
Vital Report: Cardiff 1 Wigan 0
Cardiff : 20/08/2014 11:16:00
McLeish Set For Return
Birmingham : 20/08/2014 11:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Blackpool v Burnley
Suggested By:  
Blackpool Win 12%
Draw 22%
Burnley Win 66%