FORMER East Lancashire professional Con de Lange returns to the area tomorrow as he leads current club Blackpool into Northern League battle with Darwen.

John Cordingley’s men have fallen just off the pace in recent weeks and will be looking to bounce back in the game at Birch Hall as they host the fifth-placed Seasiders.

Chorley are riding high in fourth spot and they are on the road to Cumbria as they head off to face Kendal at Shap Road.