Report: Abbey Hey 2-4 Colls

Atherton Collieries came from behind at the interval to beat Premier Division side Abbey Hey 4-2 in the League Cup. The Collieries were on Men United Cup duty of Saturday as they made the journey to Gorton to face Abbey Hey. Colls needed a win to bounce back following two defeats in two, the first […]

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Report: Northwich Flixton Villa 3-2 Colls

Atherton Collieries suffered their first league defeat of the season despite scoring twice at Northwich Flixton Villa. Following Saturday’s FA Vase exit against Seahem Red Star, the Collieries made the short journey to Flixton to play Northwich Flixton Villa. The game started poorly for Colls, conceding the first goal of the game on the tenth […]

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Report: Colls 1-2 Seaham Red Star

Sunderland based Seaham Red Star came to town on Saturday as both clubs looked to take one step closer to Wembley in the FA Vase. The game started of brightly for the Collieries who had the first substantial effort of the game, Winger Mark Truffas drilled his corner into the Seaham area for defender Mark […]

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Report: Colls 4-2 Atherton LR

Colls were pushed all the way and made to work hard by a hard-working and passionate Rovers side. Almost 400 hardy souls braved the drizzle for the first Flat Cap Derby of the season, and they were treated to a cracker under the floodlights at Alder House. As expected LR came out flying, trying to […]

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Report: Colls 6-1 Rochdale Town

Colls came up against Rochdale Town yesterday in the NWCFL, a fantastic crowd of 181 cheered on the Collieries to a well-deserved 6-1 win. The last meeting between the two clubs came earlier in the season when Atherton travelled to Rochdale Town to beat the Castleton based club 4-0 on Tuesday 16th September. The goal […]

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Report: Radcliffe Borough 1-1 Colls

Collieries have beaten local rivals Radcliffe Borough. Despite having no recognised goalkeeper for the majority, Clegg’s side win 5-4 on penalties. Radcliffe Borough v Atherton Colls Round 10 or at least it seemed like that given the plethora of recent match ups. This time it was in the Lancs Challenge Trophy with a place in […]

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Report: Wigan Robin Park 0-6 Colls

After the last two games being cup competitions, the Collieries made the short journey to the Robin Park Arena to come up against WRP in the NWCFL. It was a windy, cold and wet day however; the game was played on the superb pitch the Robin Park Arena must be proud of so the game […]

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Report: Daisy Hill 0-8 Colls

Atherton Collieries progressed to the Second Round of the FA Vase after beating Daisy Hill 8-0 at New Sirs. The second meeting of the season between these two local rivals produced another eight goals; this time it was far more one sided. A place in the Second Round Proper of the FA Vase was up […]

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