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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Colls pull off Bentham coup

Atherton Collieries are delighted to announce the signing of 25 year old striker Tom Bentham, on his return from Australia. Tom started his career at Maine Road where his goal scoring record earned him a move to Nantwich Town. He then moved to Hyde United in the Conference North, scoring 15 goals in 34 appearances, […]

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Bolton Wanderers Ticket Information

Tickets for our all-ticket friendly with Bolton Wanderers can now also be purchased from the following outlets: Kensite Stadium, Alder St, Atherton M46 9EY Rope & Anchor, Bolton Old Rd, Atherton M46 9DU The Punch Bowl, Market St, Atherton M46 0DF Atherton Arms, Tyldesley Rd, Atherton M46 9DD The Vulcan, Junction Rd, Bolton BL3 4LT […]

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Luke Giverin Returns

A familiar face to Colls fans and a player whose pedigree is well known, Luke Giverin will be returning to the Kensite Stadium this season. We saw a glipse of Luke’s ability against Trafford last season when he smashed the ball against the crossbar from outside the box. People with better memories will also remember […]

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