Preview: Colls v Litherland

Friday 23rd October 2015 – 19:45 Atherton Collieries v Litherland REMYCA Men United Cup – Second Round Having reached the final of the Men United Cup last season, Atherton Collieries will be hoping they have another successful campaign this time around. Michael Clegg’s side received a bye to enter the competition at the Second Round, […]

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Report: Colls 5-2 Squires Gate

On Monday night the Collieries welcomed Squires Gate to Alder House in hope that they would continue the fine run of form in which they are on. Clegg and his management team added another couple of new faces to the team. Luke Giverin & Callum Jones were the new nameson Colls’ fans lips ahead of […]

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Report: Atherton Collieries 4-2 Alsager Town

Unbeaten in eight – a statistic any club in any division would be proud to have; the Collieries looked to extend it to nine as they welcomed Alsager Town to Alder House for what was predicted to be an interesting NWCFL Premier Division encounter. Despite being bottom of the table, Alsager upset the odds in […]

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Report: Maine Road 2-2 Atherton Collieries

HOLT THE HERO WITH LAST GASP EQUALISER Colls substitute Kris Holt was the hero for Michael Clegg’s side as he scored a late equaliser in an entertaining and keenly-fought encounter at Brantingham Road in front of yet another sizeable Colls away following that made up the bulk of the 125 crowd. The hosts have generally […]

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Report: Cammell Laird 3-4 Atherton Collieries

A midweek trip to Rockferry on the Wirral to face Cammell Laird is never going to easy but the lads dug in and despite a late wobble gained a vital 3 points. In form striker Jordan Cover gave Colls the lead as early as the 11th minute when he outstripped the defence before rifling a […]

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Report: Atherton Collieries 6-2 Atherton L.R.

  Ever since its creation, the Flatcap Derby has produced some superb games – not including of course, the 0-0 draw at the end of the 2013-14 season, but otherwise some crackers have been witnessed. Despite not being in the same division, Colls and L.R. met for the second Flatcap Derby of the season as […]

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Lancashire Trophy – Second Round Draw

First round: AFC Fylde 5-2 Radcliffe Borough AFC Blackpool 1-4 Atherton Collieries   Second round: Atherton Laburnum Rovers v Padiham Bamber Bridge v Daisy Hill Bacup Borough v Clitheroe Lancaster City v AFC Darwen West Didsbury & Chorlton v Atherton Collieries Colne v Holker Old Boys Nelson v Chorley AFC Fylde v Ashton Athletic

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Report: AFC Blackpool 1-4 Atherton Collieries

After visiting these parts a few weeks ago to see Colls at Squires Gate in the league, it was back to Blackpool for one of only two First Round games, with the other clubs that bothered to enter all getting a bye to the next round.Lovely weather for strolling along the prom but it got […]

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