Report: Hindsford 0-3 Colls

Colls made their first visit to near neighbours Hindsford for a few years in a Bolton Hospital Cup Semi Final tie. The prize for the victors was a trip to the Macron Stadium on Tuesday 5 May. The game exploded into life in the 3rd minute when Colls no 4 Josh Messer was sent off […]

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Destination: Hindsford

Tonight we travel to Manchester Premier side Hindsford for the Bolton Hospital Cup semi-final. The Tonics are managed by former Collieries striker Barry Massey and they are the current holders.  Jake Kenny won the Bolton Hospital Cup with Hindsford last season, while Mark Battersby, Wes Bancroft, Josh Messer, Matt Grimshaw and Rob Swanton have all played […]

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League Trophy Presentation

Atherton Collieries rounded off their championship winning season with a 3-1 win over Cheadle Town at Alder House. Matty Boland gave Colls a half time, but Cheadle Town drew level just before the hour when Thabiso Magida equalised. But goals from Jordan Cover and Ben Hardcastle ensured that Colls ended their league campaign on a […]

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Report: Colls 3-1 Cheadle Town

Atherton Collieries vs Cheadle Town – the final home game of an extraordinary season, the final league match of a phenomenal league campaign, a game for celebration and celebrate we did. The Collieries looked to end the league season on a win after a week that challenged all previous. This next week is just as […]

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Report: AFC Darwen 3-1 Atherton Collieries

The week before this Reusch First Division Cup final saw the Collieries’ with an unbelievable set of fixtures, five games in a week – four games in four days. However, after a 0-0 draw away at Daisy Hill on Monday night, everyone’s attention was now turned towards the aforementioned Cup Final against AFC Darwen at […]

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Next Up: Cheadle Town

Tomorrow the Collieries take on Cheadle in what will be their final home and league game of the 2014/15 season. And what a season it has been, just nine days ago the Colls were crowned champions following a 2-1 win against tomorrow’s opponents – Cheadle.    Atherton invite all of you down to Alder House […]

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Report: Ashton Town 2-2 Colls

League champions Atherton Collieries played their fifth game in six days. There was a palpable sense of disappointment in the Wigan air as the team and fans alike realised that they wouldn’t be spending the day with each other tomorrow. In fact, everybody had a full 24 hours without having to play or witness another […]

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Report: AFC Darwen 2-0 Colls

The Collieries have battled through this game filled week, games ticked off as they go. On Friday night the black and whites made the short journey to AFC Darwen for game number four of the week. Not that anybody’s counting. Wednesday saw the Colls crowned First Division champions to cap what has been a phenomenal […]

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