Report: Mossley 0-2 Colls

A hastily arranged friendly was arranged at Mossley’s ground and Colls were grateful for the opportunity to return for the first time in maybe ten years. The side which started the game consisted of just one starter from the previous Saturday’s game Men United Cuptie at Ashton Athletic James Brooks. Mark Adams and Jordan Cover […]

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Report: Ashton Athletic 0-3 Colls

The Colls made their third visit to Brocstedes Park this season to play Premier Division side Ashton Athletic in the 2nd round of the Men United Cup. The game started off equally with both sides attempting to play smooth passing football in windy conditions. No real efforts of note occurred within the first quarter of […]

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Report: Colls 5-0 Oldham Boro

The Collieries faced former tenants Oldham Boro on Monday night in front of a fantastic crowd of 222. The game started off evenly with both sides having an equal amount of possession. Atherton had a header cleared off the line on seven minutes, the corner was curled in soft and slow, perfect for captain for […]

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Report: Irlam 1-5 Colls

Collieries set a new NWCFL Division One record by making it ten wins out of ten at the start of a season. Colls went into the game with their two leading goalscorers Mark Battersby and Mark Truffas missing through work commitments. Wes Bancroft and Matt Boland were more than adequate replacements. Nathan Battersby and Robert […]

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Report: Colls 5-3 Daisy Hill

Friday Night Football made its debut on Friday 10th October as the Collieries played Daisy Hill at home in the NWCFL. The last time the two clubs met came last season when Atherton beat local rivals Daisy 5-0 at Alder House on Monday 25th November 2013. The game started out brightly for Colls, controlling the […]

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Report: Colls 4-1 AFC Liverpool

Following on from Tuesday night’s 3-1 victory in the Lancs Cup the Collieries switched cup competitions on Sat to play AFC Liverpool in the FA Vase. The last time the two clubs met came during our Pre-season programme before the 2013/14 season, losing 2-0 on that Tuesday night game. The game started off well for […]

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