Report: Sandbach 1-2 Colls

Michael Clegg’s lads survived a scare at Hallmark Security League newbies Sandbach United to progress to the last 16 of the Macron Cup, the competition they won in sensational fashion last season. Jamie Forbes and Jordan Cover replaced Jake Kenny and Mark Battersby from the previous outing against Jarrow Roofing BCA and started on the […]

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Preview: Sandbach v Colls

Tomorrow, the Collieries make the journey down the M6 to take on Hallmark Security League First Division side Sandbach United in the Second Round of the Macron Cup. Atherton travel to the Sandbach Community Football Centre keen to defend their cup wining title, seeing off Colne 5-1 in last season’s final at Fleetwood Town’s Highbury […]

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FA Vase Draw: Colls face 1874

The draw for the Second Round of the FA Vase was made this lunchtime at Wembley Stadium. The 64 Second Round ties will take place on Saturday November 12, with winning clubs receiving £750 from The FA’s prize fund. Losing sides, meanwhile, will pick up £250. Atherton Collieries have been handed an away tie against fellow […]

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News: Parallel Lines

Good news, Atherton Collieries now has its very own Podcast. ‘Parallel Lines’ will be bursting with monthly analysis and discussion about all things Colls for you, the fans. Hosted by Zach, Gibbo and Emil, with special guests coming in left, right and centre, the Club hopes this will provide extra insight to the goings on within the […]

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Report: Colls 5-0 Jarrow

Atherton Collieries put in a comprehensive performance against Jarrow Roofing to progress into the next round of The FA Vase. From the off the black and white stripes were in charge of proceedings and they rightfully won a game which has been labelled as one of the best performances of the season. Going forward Colls […]

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Preview: Colls v Jarrow

Today is the day! The second road to Wembley gets underway as we welcome Jarrow Roofing BCA to the Kensite Stadium for what is sure to be an entertaining FA Vase encounter.  Jarrow currently ply their trade in the First Division of the Northern League, currently sitting in eleventh place having won four of their […]

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Report: West Didsbury & Chorlton 1-3 Colls

Matches between Atherton Collieries and West Didsbury & Chorlton tend to be exciting. Take the clash under the lights at Alder House in the 2013/14 season; a match that was dubbed ‘the winner takes all’. With promotion to the Premier Division up for grabs, West won 2-0 and broke Atherton hearts. Revenge, of sorts, was […]

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Preview: West v Colls

Tomorrow we make the short journey across Manchester to take on friends/foes (delete as applicable) West Didsbury and Chorlton. Steve Settle will be pleased with the way his West side have started the season, currently lying in sixth positon and only eleven points from top spot with two games in hand. However having won eight […]

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