Report: Colls 0-1 Radcliffe

The top two in the Evo-Stik Division One West went head to head at the Skuna, and despite attempts to play down the importance of the game, with many more points to be played for, a bumper crowd of 611 ensured that the game did indeed have a cup final feel to it. Colls unusually […]

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Report: Market Drayton 0-2 Colls

A goal in each half from James Kirby and Ben Hardcastle saw Micheal Clegg’s Atherton Collieries extend their lead at the top of the Evo-Stik League Division One West table to four points. With second-placed Radcliffe not in action, Clegg’s black and whites took full advantage of the opportunity to extend their lead at the top […]

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Market Drayton Town Preview

On Tuesday evening (26th March), we make the journey down the M6 to Market Drayton’s Greenfields Sports Grounds after our original fixture fell victim to Storm Gareth last weekend. The Gingerbread Men are the first team we have ever faced from the county of Shropshire so the trip will be a new experience for many. […]

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Academy Cup Final

There is a smorgasbord of Lancashire Football Association Cup Final action at The County Ground Headquarters tomorrow and one of our junior sides are taking part in the three game extravaganza. Atherton Collieries Academy take on Team Elite in the Under 15s showpiece with the game kicking off at 1pm. The road to Leyland was […]

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New Date: Market Drayton Town (A)

A new date has been confirmed for Atherton Collieries’ Evo-Stik League Division One West encounter away to Market Drayton Town, with the fixture now due to take place at Greenfields next Tuesday (26th March 2019) with a 7.45pm kick off. The game was originally scheduled to take place last Saturday (16th March) but was postponed […]

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Hughes Extends Stay

Colls have been given the massive boost that Saturday’s man of the match Connor Hughes has extended his stay at the Skuna until the end of the season. Initially signing on a short-term loan from Curzon Ashton, Connor will now be remaining at the Skuna for the all important run-in. We thank Curzon for their […]

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New Date: Newcastle Town (H)

A new date has been confirmed for Atherton Collieries’ Evo-Stik League Division One West encounter against Newcastle Town, with the fixture now due to take place at the Skuna Stadium on Monday 8th April 2019 with a 7.45pm kick off. The game was originally scheduled for Saturday 9th March but was postponed after a pitch […]

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Report: Colls 2-1 Leek Town

Colls returned to Monday Night Football for the first time since October, the special atmosphere of the floodlit Skuna being sorely missed by all. With both teams’ games falling victim to the weather at the weekend, and with both teams needing a win to boost their promotion ambitions, the tension was palpable. The crowd consisted […]

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Leek Town Preview

We welcome Leek Town to the Skuna Stadium for their first ever visit to Alder Street, at the second time of asking. The original game in early February fell victim to a frozen pitch. That is unlikely to be a problem this time round! Leek are one of the big boys in the division, having […]

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