Stafford Rangers looking to climb back into the play-off places

Stafford Rangers will hope for more of the same as they host Atherton Collieries in the Northern Premier League tomorrow, writes Luke Powell.
EXPRESS AND STAR 18 hours ago

Atherton Colls go down at Whitby Town despite big support

Despite an incredible away following, Atherton Collieries walked away from the east coast with no share of the spoils following an evenly matched...
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Nov 29

Report: Whitby 1-0 Colls

Despite an incredible away following, Atherton Collieries walked away from the east coast with no share of the spoils following an evenly matched...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Nov 27

Atherton Colls beat Chorley in Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy Round 2

ATHERTON Collieries progressed to the third round of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy with a late victory against Chorley at the Skuna Stadium.
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Nov 24

Report: Colls 1-0 Chorley

Atherton Collieries progressed to the third round of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy with a late victory against Chorley at the Skuna Stadium. ...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Nov 23

Atherton Colls suffer harsh home defeat as Brig end curse

Atherton Collieries fell to an 3-0 defeat to Bamber Bridge on a cold autumn evening at the Skuna Stadium.
THE BOLTON NEWS Nov 15

Brig produce superb away display to beat Collieries

Bamber Bridge returned to winning ways on Saturday afternoon with a superb 3-0 victory at Atherton Collieries. (writes Alan Bateson)
LEP.CO.UK Nov 14

Atherton Colls suffer 3-0 home defeat against Bamber Bridge

ATHERTON Collieries fell to an 3-0 defeat to Bamber Bridge on a cold Autumn evening at the Skuna Stadium.
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Nov 14

Report: Colls 0-3 Bamber Bridge

Atherton Collieries fell to an 3-0 defeat to Bamber Bridge on a cold Autumn evening at the Skuna Stadium. In recent years, Atherton hasn’t been a...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Nov 13

Atherton Colls stage late comeback to win at Marske United

ATHERTON Collieries secured a dramatic 3-2 victory away at Marske United in an unlikely comeback dubbed ‘The Miracle at Mount Pleasant.’
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Nov 8

Last-gasp Colls strike seals incredible turnaround win

Atherton Collieries secured a dramatic 3-2 victory at Marske United in an unlikely comeback dubbed ‘The Miracle at Mount Pleasant’.
THE BOLTON NEWS Nov 8

Report: Marske 2-3 Colls

Atherton Collieries secured a dramatic 3-2 victory away at Marske United in an unlikely comeback dubbed ‘The Miracle at Mount Pleasant.’ Jay...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Nov 6

Four new arrivals at Marske United

New Marske United manager Curtis Woodhouse has started to re-shape his squad, with four new players joining ahead of Saturday’s game against...
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Nov 4

Premier Division preview: Marske managerial debut, top two on the road

Marske United manager Curtis Woodhouse will be in the Mount Pleasant dugout for the first time as they host Atherton Collieries this weekend.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Nov 4

Home point for Colls after their Radcliffe comeback

Atherton Collieries secured a 1-1 draw against Radcliffe in an entertaining fixture under the floodlights at the Skuna Stadium on Tuesday to...
THE BOLTON NEWS Oct 28

Atherton Collieries 1 Radcliffe 1, match report

ATHERTON Collieries secured a 1-1 draw against Radcliffe – their fifth consecutive league stalemate – in an entertaining fixture under the...
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Oct 27

Atherton Collieries rue missed chances against Morpeth

ATHERTON Collieries produced their best attacking performance of the season at home against Morpeth, but failed to make the opportunities count as...
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Oct 26

Report: Colls 1-1 Radcliffe

Atherton Collieries secured a 1-1 draw against Radcliffe Borough in an entertaining fixture under the floodlights at the Skuna Stadium.  A...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Oct 26

Rainbow Laces 2022

As football celebrates this years Rainbow Laces campaign, Atherton Collieries would like to re-iterate our commitment to inclusivity at the Skuna...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Oct 25

Mor’s the pity as Colls rue their missed chances

Atherton Collieries produced their best attacking performance of the season at home against Morpeth, but failed to make the opportunities count as...
THE BOLTON NEWS Oct 25

Report: Colls 1-1 Morpeth

Atherton Collieries produced their best attacking performance of the season at home against Morpeth, but failed to make the opportunities count as...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Oct 22

Warrington Rylands 0 Atherton Collieries 0

WARRINGTON Rylands were prevented from scoring for the first time in a league game since the opening day on Tuesday evening.
WARRINGTONGUARDIAN.CO.UK Oct 18

Kershaw strikes to earn Colls deserved away draw

Atherton Collieries fought back from behind to secure a 2-2 draw against Gainsborough Trinity after an impressive performance in Lincolnshire.
THE BOLTON NEWS Oct 18

Report: Gainsborough 2-2 Colls

Atherton Collieries fought back from behind to secure a draw against Gainsborough Trinity, after an impressive performance in Lincolnshire. Scott...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Oct 16

Lafferty on the spot as Colls hold on for a draw

Atherton Collieries fought hard for a deserved 1-1 home draw against Belper Town in a classic game of two halves at the Skuna Stadium on Tuesday...
THE BOLTON NEWS Oct 14

Report: Colls 1-1 Belper

Atherton Collieries fought to a deserved home draw to Belper Town in a classic ‘game of two halves’ at the Skuna Stadium. Colls bounced back from a...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Oct 12

AFC Fylde 0, Chorley 4: Magpies thump rivals in LFA Challenge Trophy

Chorley ousted division rivals AFC Fylde from the Lancashire Challenge Trophy last night to set up a second round contest with Atherton Collieries.
LEP.CO.UK Oct 12

Atherton Colls suffer a 3-0 home defeat by Leek Town

LACKLUSTRE Atherton Collieries fell to a deserved 3-0 defeat against a fired-up Leek Town.
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Oct 11

Colls Leek goals as they exit FA Trophy at home

Lacklustre Atherton Collieries fell to a deserved 3-0 defeat against a fired-up Leek Town on Saturday in the third qualifying round of the FA Trophy.
THE BOLTON NEWS Oct 11

Report: Colls 0-3 Leek

A lacklustre Atherton Collieries fell to a deserved defeat against a fired-up Leek Town. The visitors were the first to offer a major threat on...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Oct 9

Ashton home victory gets Colls back on right track

Atherton Collieries bounced back from a shock midweek result against Marine with a resounding display and 2-0 win against NPL Premier Division...
THE BOLTON NEWS Oct 4

Report: Colls 2-0 Ashton United

Atherton Collieries bounced back from a shock midweek result against Marine with a resounding display against title challenging Ashton United. The...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Oct 1

First-half Marine blitz puts paid to Colls record

ATHERTON Collieries were hit for four by a rampant Marine in the Northern Premier League Premier Division on Tuesday night.
THE BOLTON NEWS Sep 30

Familiar faces make Colls return

Atherton Collieries have confirmed the additions of Jesse Ebosele and Clive Smith to Brad Cooke’s squad.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Sep 29

Report: Marine 4-0 Colls

A rampant & efficient first half performance from Marine was enough to secure the victory against a shell-shocked Atherton Collieries on a blustery...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 28

New Signings: Clive Smith & Jesse Ebosele

We can today confirm the additions of Jesse Ebosele & Clive Smith to Brad Cooke’s Atherton Collieries squad. Eagle eyed supporters may remember...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 27

Atherton Colls take a point from 0-0 draw at South Shields

ATHERTON Collieries secured a point away from home against top of the table South Shields, extending their unbeaten away record in the league.
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Sep 27

Colls stand firm against leaders

Atherton Collieries secured a point away from home with a goalless draw against league leaders South Shields, extending their unbeaten away record...
THE BOLTON NEWS Sep 27

Bolton Wanderers B pair Finlay Lockett and Arran Pettifer extend Atherton Collieries loans

B Team pair Finlay Lockett and Arran Pettifer have extended their loans at Atherton Colls until the end of October.
THE BOLTON NEWS Sep 26

Loan Update: 26/09/22

Atherton Collieries can today announce the extension of the loans of Bolton Wanderers duo Arran Pettifer and Finley Lockett, whilst Ollie Brown has...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 26

Report: South Shields 0-0 Colls

Atherton Collieries secured a point away from home against top of the table South Shields, extending their unbeaten away record in the league.  An...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 25

SPORT 25-09-22 SHIELDS-NEP

Kevin Phillips’ South Shields were frustrated by Atherton Collieries at 1st Cloud Arena on Saturday as the Mariners were held to a 0-0 draw.
SHIELDS GAZETTE Sep 25

Premier Division round-up: Leaders held at home as trio run riot

South Shields remain on top of the Northern Premier League, despite a goalless draw at home to Atherton Collieries.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Sep 25

Colls earn the ‘Flat Cap’ bragging rights in trophy

Atherton Collieries progressed to the second round of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy, defeating local rivals Atherton Laburnum Rovers in the...
THE BOLTON NEWS Sep 23

Report: Laburnum Rovers 0-2 Colls

Atherton Collieries progressed to the second round of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy, defeating local rivals Atherton Laburnum Rovers in the...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 21

Report: Colls 2-0 Nantwich Town

Atherton Collieries recorded their first home win of the season with a victory against Nantwich Town, thanks to second-half goals from Scott Bakkor...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 14

Report: Liversedge 0-1 Colls

Atherton Collieries battled to a 1-0 win away against Liversedge, Jay Fitzmartin’s impressive first half-strike making the difference as the hosts...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 13

Postponed: Colls v Radcliffe

As a mark of respect for the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, all football matches have been postponed between 9th – 11th September,...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 9

Report: Stocksbridge 2-1 Colls

Atherton Collieries suffered an early exit in the FA Cup First Qualifying Round after squandering a second-half lead away against Stocksbridge Park...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Sep 4

Lancaster City frustrated by Atherton Collieries at Giant Axe

The Dolly Blues were unable to open their win account on home soil as they were held by Atherton Collieries 0-0 on bank holiday Monday. (writes...
THEVISITOR.CO.UK Aug 31

Colls draw a blank at Giant Axe without injured skipper

Atherton Collieries earned a point on the road in the NPL Premier Division with a 0-0 draw at Lancaster City on Monday.
THE BOLTON NEWS Aug 31

Report: Colls 0-1 Matlock

Atherton Collieries fell to a third consecutive home defeat following too many wasted chances against Matlock Town. The Black & Whites dominated...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 29

Bolton Wanderers B pair Finlay Lockett and Arran Pettifer join Atherton Collieries on loan

B Team duo Finlay Lockett and Arran Pettifer have joined non-league Atherton Colls on loan for a month.
THE BOLTON NEWS Aug 26

Squad Update: 26th August 2022

Atherton Collieries can confirm the loan signings of Finlay Lockett and Arran Pettifer from Bolton Wanderers, alongside the free-transfer of...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 26

Colls boss Cooke wanted more depite ending the Wire hoodoo

ATHERTON Collieries boss Brad Cooke felt his side deserved more than the share of the spoils they earned in a 1-1 draw at Warrington on Tuesday night.
THE BOLTON NEWS Aug 26

Mark Beesley: Good point against Atherton Collieries

Yellows boss Mark Beesley believes that Warrington Town's 1-1 draw at home to Atherton Collieries may prove to be a good one.
FOOTBALLNEWS Aug 24

Warrington Town boss on draw with Atherton Collieries

MARK Beesley admits there was plenty of disappointment in the Warrington Town dressing room after their 1-1 draw with Atherton Collieries last night.
WARRINGTONGUARDIAN.CO.UK Aug 24

Warrington Town 1 Atherton Collieries 1

WARRINGTON Town’s unbeaten start to the season remains intact, but they dropped more points this evening.
WARRINGTONGUARDIAN.CO.UK Aug 23

Loan Signing: Ollie Brown

Atherton Collieries can today confirm the signing of Ollie Brown from Alfreton Town, on an initial short-term loan. The Guiseley youth graduate has...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 23

Nowhere to Hyde for Colls in defeat

An efficient Hyde United took advantage of a substandard Atherton Collieries performance, claiming all three-points from the Skuna Stadium with a...
THE BOLTON NEWS Aug 23

Media Sponsorship 2022/23

Atherton Collieries are on the look out for Media Sponsors for the 2022/23 Season. We are now offering an all-inclusive media partnership package,...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 22

Atherton Collieries 0 Hyde United 1, match report

AN efficient Hyde United took advantage of a substandard Atherton Collieries performance, claiming a 1-0 win at the Skuna Stadium.
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Aug 22

Report: Colls 0 – 1 Hyde

An efficient Hyde United took advantage of a substandard Atherton Collieries performance, claiming all three-points from the Skuna Stadium. Brad...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 21

Atherton Collieries 1 Stafford Rangers 2

ATHERTON Collieries fell to a narrow 2-1 defeat against Stafford Rangers after a closely-fought encounter at the Skuna Stadium.
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Aug 19

Second-half dominance is not enough for Colls to share spoils

Atherton Collieries fell to a narrow 2-1 defeat against Stafford Rangers after a closely-fought encounter at the Skuna Stadium on Tuesday.
THE BOLTON NEWS Aug 19

Report: Colls 1-2 Stafford

Atherton Collieries fell to a narrow 2-1 defeat against Stafford Rangers after a closely-fought encounter at the Skuna Stadium.  In a classic ‘game...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 17

Rooney hits winner at United as Colls get off to a flying start

Atherton Collieries came from behind to record a 2-1 win against FC United in their opening Northern Premier League Premier Division fixture.
THE BOLTON NEWS Aug 16

Report: FC United 1-2 Colls

Atherton Collieries came from behind to record a 2-1 win against FC United in their opening Northern Premier League fixture. Goals from Aaron Smith...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 14

New Signing: Connor Phelan

Atherton Collieries are pleased to announce the signing of free agent Connor Phelan. The 23-year old full-back has previously represented Newton...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 12

Nicholls makes Colls switch

Atherton Collieries have confirmed the signing of forward Luke Nicholls, who makes the cross-town switch from Laburnum Rovers.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Aug 8

New Signing: Luke Nicholls

Atherton Collieries can today confirm the signing of forward Luke Nicholls, who makes the cross-town switch from Laburnum Rovers. The forward has...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 8

Works & Painting Party: 06/08/22

Atherton Collieries would like to announce a Works & Painting Party at the Skuna Stadium, this Saturday (6th August). With less than a fortnight...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 3

Hyde United 2022/2023 fixtures

AUGUST 13: Radcliffe…H 16: Gainsborough Trinity…A 20: Atherton Collieries…A 23: Belper Town…H 27: Morpeth Town…A 29: Ashton United…H SEPTEMBER 6:...
TAMESIDE CORRESPONDENT Aug 2

Former Swansea keeper makes Colls switch

Atherton Collieries have announced the signing of Swansea City goalkeeper Nicholas Defreitas-Hansen.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Aug 2

New Signing: Nico Defreitas-Hansen

Atherton Collieries are delighted to confirm the signing of goalkeeper Nicholas Defreitas-Hansen, who joins the club from Swansea City. The 21-year...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Aug 1

Atherton Collieries snap up talented winger

Promising forward Jay Fitzmartin has joined Atherton Collieries following his departure from Bolton Wanderers.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Jul 28

Danny Taberner makes Linnets return

Runcorn Linnets have announced the signing of former Atherton Collieries goalkeeper Danny Taberner.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Jul 28

Report: Chester 1-0 Colls

Atherton Collieries suffered a narrow pre-season defeat against National League North outfit Chester, despite a strong performance at the Deva...
ATHERTON COLLIERIES (OFFICIAL SITE Jul 27

Match Report - Chester FC 1 - 0 Atherton Collieries

Chester recorded a third victory in the space of seven days as they defeated Atherton Collieries at the Deva.
CHESTERS DEE RADIO Jul 27

REPORT | Chester 1-0 Atherton Collieries

CHESTER FC (OFFICIAL SITE Jul 26

MATCH PREVIEW - CHESTER FC v ATHERTON COLLIERIES

Chester’s final home pre-season friendly brings Atherton Collieries to the Deva Stadium.
CHESTERS DEE RADIO Jul 26

PREVIEW | Chester vs Atherton Collieries

CHESTER FC (OFFICIAL SITE Jul 25

Versatile defender joins Ashton United

Defender Niall Battersby has joined Ashton United following his release from Atherton Collieries.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Jul 21

Adam Rooney makes Colls switch

Former Trafford FC centre-back Adam Rooney has joined Pitching In NPL Premier Division side Atherton Collieries.
NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE Jul 19

Atherton Colls beat Bolton Wanderers 1-0 with trialist's late goal

ATHERTON Collieries recorded a pre-season victory over Bolton Wanderers at the Skuna Stadium, thanks to a last-gasp strike from a trialist.
LEIGHJOURNAL.CO.UK Jul 18
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