Squad Update: Retained List 2021-22

Atherton Collieries would like to officially confirm our player retention list and provide an update with regards to our current squad as we look ahead to the 2021/2022 Northern Premier League campaign. Retained: Ben Conway – Sponsored by ‘Colls Crazy Gang’ Clive Smith – Sponsored by M Riley Plumbing & Heating Daniel Lafferty – Sponsored […]

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Pre-Season Ticket Update

Atherton Collieries can now confirm details for our upcoming friendly matches against Salford City, Bolton Wanderers and Huddersfield Town. Ticket Prices – Pre-Season 2021-22 £8 Adults £5 Concessions and Students Tickets will be available at the Skuna Stadium from 5pm on Monday 28th June. We can also confirm the addition of an extra fixture to […]

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Transfer News: Vinny Bailey Departs

Atherton Collieries can today confirm the departure of midfielder Vinny Bailey, following 144 appearances over the course of five and a half years in the Black and White. Initially making his mark as a key part of our 2016-17 North West Counties Premier Division winning team, Vinny went on to become a fundamental part of […]

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Transfer News: Scott Sephton

Atherton Collieries can confirm the signing of Scott Sephton, joining from Stalybridge Celtic. Scott is an industrious and versatile midfielder, who captained Stalybridge over the course of 12 appearances during the curtailed 2020-21 season, having previously made 22 appearances for Warrington Town during the annulled 2019-20 season. Scott has also appeared for clubs including Buxton, […]

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Announcement: Annan Athletic & Liversedge (A)

Atherton Collieries can confirm we will be travelling to Annan Athletic on Saturday 3rd July for the opening fixture of our pre-season campaign. This trip to Galabank will also mark the eleventh edition of our near-annual “Jolly Boys” pre-season outing, a now traditional club bonding affair dating back to 2008. The Galabankies currently compete in […]

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Announcement: Salford City (H)

Atherton Collieries can confirm that we have added a home fixture against Salford City to our pre-season schedule, to be played on Saturday 10th July. Salford City currently compete in the EFL League Two under the stewardship of Gary Bowyer, and most recently achieved an 8th place finish in the 2020-21 season, as well as […]

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