Next up: Eccleshall

The Collieries face Eccleshall on Saturday on Saturday, back in the NWCFL following Tuesday’s exit in the Lancashire Cup semi-final. Your support on Tuesday was excellent and was really appreciated by everyone at the football club, so come down to Alder House and watch the Collieries in another entertaining game of football.  Kick Off – 15:00 Address – Atherton […]

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Report: Colls 0-2 Clitheroe

Two goals in the last eight minutes ended Atherton Collieries’ hopes of an appearance in the final of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy. Despite enjoying plenty of possession and creating some good chances, Colls were undone by late goals from David Lynch and Louis Mayers in a game in which Clitheroe played for over an […]

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Runcorn Town and Darwen dates confirmed

Atherton Collieries will travel to Runcorn Town on Saturday 21st March in the Men United Cup semi-final. This replaces the previously scheduled league match at home to Irlam. The away league match at AFC Darwen has been rearranged and will now take place on Wednesday 1st April with a 19:45 kick off.   Both matches […]

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Lancashire Trophy: The story so far

On Tuesday Atherton Collieries visit the LFA HQ ground in Leyland to play in the semi finals of The Partners Foundation Challenge Trophy against a team who ply their trade a couple of levels above in the Evostik North League – Clitheroe. Our record in the competition over the years has been putting it mildly […]

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Important fixture changes

On Monday 2nd March we will host Chadderton at Alder House. As a result our match at AFC Darwen on Wednesday 4th March has been postponed. This match will be rearranged at a later date. Our Men United Cup semi-final away at Runcorn Town is yet to be arranged. We are still waiting to discover who […]

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Destination: Leyland – Lancashire Cup Semi-Final

On Tuesday the Collieries make the journey to Leyland to face NPL First Divison North outfit Clitheroe in the semi-final of the Lancashire Cup. The game is to be played at the Head Quarters of the Lancashire FA, the County Ground. To get this far in the competition, the Collieries have beaten Ashton Athletic, Radcliffe […]

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Be part of a winning team

Atherton Collieries are currently looking for someone to fill the position of Kit Man at the club.  The club are searching for someone that can start in the near future and someone who is able to get to both home and away games throughout the season. Responsibilities would include: hanging the playing and warm-up kit out […]

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Semi-Final Cup Draw

The draw for the semi-final of the Reusch First Division Cup was made today and is as follows: ATHERTON COLLIERIES v Northwich Flixton Villa OR Litherland REMYCA AFC Darwen OR Hanley Town v Ashton Town OR Oldham Boro The games are to be played over one leg on a date soon to be announced. 

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Report: Barnton 0-2 Colls

Collieries moved into the semi-finals of the Division One Cup with a 2-0 victory over Barnton at Townfield. A first half quick fire double from Jordan Cover was enough to separate the two sides. In the latest instalment of what is the North West Counties Friday night football phenomenon, the Colls travelled to Barnton for […]

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