Morecambe duo up for North West football awards

Andy Fleming.
Andy Fleming.

Two Morecambe players have been nominated for gongs at the MBNA Northwest Football Awards.

Midfielder Andy Fleming is in the running for the Sky Bet League 2 Player of the Year while first-year professional Aaron McGowan is shortlisted for the Rising Star award.

Fans can vote online for the Shrimps stars at www.northwestfootballawards.com/player-of-the-year-voting-form/.

Voting closes at 3pm on Friday, October 24.

The awards will be handed out on Tuesday, November 18 during a ceremony at The Point, Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground.

Elsewhere, Morecambe’s trip to Fleetwood in the first round of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy has been confirmed for Tuesday, September 2, in a 7.45pm kick-off.