Report: Daisy Hill 0-11 Colls

Adam Farrell scored a hat trick while Ben Hardcastle and Ian Rowlands both grabbed a pair of goals apiece as Micheal Clegg’s Atherton Collieries side romped to an 11-0 victory away to North West Counties League Division One neighbours Daisy Hill, taking their pre-season goalscoring efforts to 23 goals spread across just three games in […]

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Ben Conway Signs On

In what has been a solid pre-season so far for the Colls, those who have caught any of the action cannot have failed to have been impressed by Ben Conway in midfield. We are delighted to introduce Ben, who has now completed his move to Colls for the forthcoming season. The 23 year old Wiganer […]

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Report: Wythenshawe Town 0-4 Colls

Colls’ pre-season preparations continued with a comfortable 4-0 victory away to North West Counties League newcomers Wythenshawe Town. On a day where it’s fair to say the weather couldn’t quite make its mind up with warm sunshine being interspersed with stormy downpours and strong winds, Colls were in front inside a minute when Conor Gaul […]

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Report: Euxton Villa 1-8 Colls

Atherton Collieries’ preparations for the new Evo-Stik League Division One West season continued with a thumping victory as opponents Euxton Villa were comprehensively put to the sword with Micheal Clegg’s visitors scoring six second half goals against their West Lancashire League Premier Division hosts. Fresh from Saturday’s comfortable 3-0 home victory over North West Counties […]

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Report: Colls 3-0 Prestwich Heys

Three first half goals were enough for Micheal Clegg’s black and whites to see off North West Counties League Division One North visitors Prestwich Heys in Atherton Collieries’ latest pre-season outing at the Kensite Stadium. Having suffered a 5-3 defeat at highly-fancied North West Counties League Premier Division side Charnock Richard in midweek, Clegg put […]

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Prestwich Heys Preview

This Saturday (21st July, 3pm) we welcome our friends from Prestwich Heys to Alder Street, as Micheal Clegg’s squad gear up for their Evo-Stik League Division One West opener away to Glossop North End on Saturday 18th August. Heys themselves will be competing in the inaugural North West Counties Division One North, this despite finishing […]

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Report: Colls 1-0 Chipstead

Micheal Clegg’s Atherton Collieries side continued their unbeaten pre-season run, adding a 1-0 Friday night victory over Surrey-based visitors Chipstead to Tuesday’s 1-1 draw with Bolton Wanderers. Chipstead compete in the Bostik League South, finishing twentieth last season in what is the same level of the footballing pyramid as Colls’ standing in Evo-Stik League Division […]

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2018/2019 Fixtures Confirmed

The fixtures for the 2018/2019 Evo-Stik League Division One West have now been confirmed, with Colls starting the campaign with a visit to Glossop North End on Saturday 18th August before welcoming Colwyn Bay to the Kensite Stadium on Monday 20th August, five days before making the same journey for an FA Cup Preliminary Round […]

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Report: Colls 1-1 Bolton Wanderers

If football is apparently coming home then it made an early appearance on a lovely summer’s evening at the Kensite Stadium as a crowd of nearly 700 saw Atherton Collieries draw 1-1 with SkyBet Championship neighbours Bolton Wanderers, only conceding the lead with a matter of minutes to go in their opening pre-season run out. […]

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