Skelmersdale

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Skelmersdale

(ˈskɛlməzˌdeɪl)
n
(Placename) a town in NW England, in Lancashire: designated a new town in 1962. Pop: 39 279 (2001)
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Skem currently sit 18th and are without a win in 10 games - but Powell believes they are improving all the time.
But Skem recovered and hit back quickly themselves, with Tom Hardwick heading home to halve the deficit in the 10th minute.
Vital to the ex-Linnets'' captain''s development is a spell in the trusted hands of Skem boss Tommy Lawson.
The home side were in control for large parts of the opening period and went close to scoring when Lee Gaskell saw an effort rebound off the Skem crossbar.
But Kyle Armstrong - who opened the scoring after five minutes - restored parity for Skem from the spot once more on 35 before United moved ahead after the change-around.
Meanwhile, Skem have agreed a deal with Preston North End to keep teenage goalkeeper Callum Roberts in the Evo-Stik League until the end of the season.
WARRINGTON TOWN will not be joining Skem in the next round after losing 2-1 at Shepshed Dynamo.
Skem will hope for better when they travel to Bamber Bridge on Boxing Day.
Skem had to wait until the 78th minute to wrap things up but it was worth the wait as Aaron Turner switched from right foot to left before driving the ball into the back of the net from 20 yards out.
Skem host Ossett Albion this weekend at Prescot Cables and Powell's side will hope to focus on events on the pitch and build on a good win over Mossley two weeks ago.
It was a tale of two halves though and Skem should have realjy put the game to bed before the interval.