Report: Colls 2-0 Droylsden

Goals from Jordan Cover and Tom Bentham means that Atherton Collieries remain at the top of the league. Another home win assures that Colls are unbeaten in the league since early October, with maximum points from three games this month. Despite Colls taking a quick lead, Droylsden had been dominating early parts of the game. […]

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Droylsden Preview

Tomorrow we welcome Droylsden back to the Skuna for their second visit of the season, the first being in September for an Integro Cup clash, Jordan Cover scoring early on for Colls before a Luke Daly equaliser and former Colls loanee Lewis Doyle clinching the tie for the visitors late on. Droylsden are another club […]

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Report: Leek Town 0-1 Atherton Colls

A third minute Tom Bentham goal sent The Collieries to the top of the Evostik Division One West. The lads had a point to prove after a meek midweek performance at Garstang which ultimately saw a penalty shootout Lancashire Challenge Trophy defeat. They responded magnificently to Micheal Clegg’s request to restore pride in the badge. […]

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Leek Town Preview

This weekend we make the trip to Staffordshire for our away game with Leek Town, the fixture was confirmed following the Blues’ exit of the FA Trophy in a home replay to Evo-Stik East side Stamford. Cleggy’s boys will be looking to bounce back from the disappointment of losing to Garstang in the Lancashire Challenge […]

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Report: Garstang 1-1 Colls (Garstang win 5-3 on penalties)

Atherton Collieries slumped out of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy at the second round stage as North West Counties League Division One North hosts Garstang held their higher division opponents for 90 minutes and then scored all five spot kicks to run out 5-3 penalty shoot out victors. Having thumped fellow high flyers Mossley 6-2 […]

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Garstang Preview

On Wednesday night we make our first ever visit to Garstang FC in the Second Round of the Lancashire Challenge Trophy. The Riversiders are the reigning West lancs Premier League Champions, joining the North-West Counties with a number of other new clubs as part of the regionalisation of the league this year. Lee Baker’s men […]

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Report: Atherton Colls 6-2 Mossley

The black n white stripes put in a blistering last half hour display to blow away a talented Mossley outfit. The undefeated away league record had gone tepidly last time out and as early as the eleventh minutes the team were on course to make amends. Gareth Peet who was playing a more forward role […]

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Mossley Preview (3rd November 2018)

Colls return to league action at the Skuna tomorrow, we will be looking for a return to winning ways as we welcome Mossley over from Tameside. The Lilywhites sit 6th in the league table so the game could have quite an impact on the top end of the table, with Colne hosting Trafford and Radcliffe […]

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Conor Gaul Faces Month Out

Colls have been dealt the bad news that attacking wide-man Conor Gaul will be out of action for the month of November due to injury picked up early in the season. Arriving in summer following a spell in Gibraltar with Bruno’s Magpies, the Darwener made an impact in pre-season, leaving Secretary Emil under pressure to […]

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