AFC Blackpool
Dave Worthington
Mechanics Ground

Current Position: 19th

P W D L F A Pts
42 7 11 24 48 114 32

Current Form: 17th

6 1 3 2 6 13

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
29/04/17Alsager Town (H)W 2-1
25/04/17Widnes (H)L 1-5
22/04/17Whitchurch Alport (H)D 0-0
19/04/17Bacup Borough (A)L 0-4
15/04/17Atherton LR (H)D 1-1
08/04/17Cheadle Town (A)D 2-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

New appointment at AFC Blackpool
AFC Blackpool have announced the appointment of Mark Williams as assistant manager.
All change at AFC Blackpool
AFC Blackpool have announced the appointment of Dave Worthington as the new first team manager, as part of a reshuffle at the club.
AFC Blackpool Kits Are A Hit In Kenya
Several sets of AFC Blackpool kits are now being worn proudly by children in a village school in Kenya.
AFC Blackpool Charity Game Cancelled
AFC Blackpool have announced that the Gary Parkinson Charity game scheduled for this Wednesday has been cancelled.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 06/08/16Ashton Athletic H15:00L 0-1
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 09/08/16Daisy Hill H19:45L 0-4
Sat 13/08/16FC Oswestry Town A15:00D 2-2 Matthew Richardson (16)
Matthew Muscroft (75)
Tue 16/08/16Carlisle City H19:45L 2-3 Kayode Leyland (20)
Ben Duffield (40)
Sat 20/08/16Ashton Town A15:00L 0-3
Tue 23/08/16Holker Old Boys A19:45W 1-0 Ryan Charnley (12)
Sat 27/08/16City of Liverpool FC H15:00D 2-2 Ashley Rowley (80)
Jack Williams (88)
Sat 03/09/16Stockport Town A15:00L 1-3 Ryan Charnley (61)
Sat 10/09/16Prestwich Heys H15:00L 0-5
Sat 17/09/16Silsden A15:00L 2-5 Own Goal (2)
Own Goal (70)
Sat 24/09/16Runcorn Town H15:00L 0-2
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 01/10/16Litherland REMYCA A15:00D 2-2 Jack Williams (70)
Aaron Fleming (72)
Tue 04/10/16Charnock Richard H19:45L 1-3 Aaron Fleming (51)
Sat 08/10/16Carlisle City H15:00L 2-3 Ben Duffield (51)
Aaron Fleming (65)
  (The Reusch First Division Cup 1)
Tue 11/10/16St Helens Town H19:45L 1-3 Jack Williams (55)
Sat 15/10/16Whitchurch Alport A15:00L 1-2 Marc Taylor (62)
Tue 18/10/16Holker Old Boys H19:45L 0-1
Sat 22/10/16Eccleshall H15:00D 1-1 Matthew Richardson (29)
Mon 24/10/16Daisy Hill A19:45L 0-1
Fri 28/10/161874 Northwich A20:00L 1-2 Jack Williams (65)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Tue 01/11/16Carlisle City A19:45L 1-3 Stephen Higgins (54)
Sat 05/11/16Eccleshall A15:00W 4-0 Benjamin Duffield (16)
Ryan Charnley (41)
Aaron Fleming (58)
Stephen Higgins (75)
Tue 08/11/16Clitheroe H19:45L 2-4 Ryan Charnley (25)
Dean Ing (70)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 12/11/16Atherton LRA15:00Postp
Tue 15/11/16Bacup Borough H19:45L 2-3 Ryan Charnley (27)
Ryan Charnley (71)
Sat 19/11/16Cheadle Town H15:00D 1-1 Aaron Fleming (76)
Sat 26/11/16Prestwich Heys A15:00W 1-0 Dean Ing (82)
Sat 03/12/16Silsden H15:00L 0-6
Sat 10/12/16Alsager Town A15:00L 1-6 Richard Tomlinson (26)
Sat 17/12/16Chadderton H15:00D 0-0
Mon 26/12/16Charnock Richard A15:00W 3-2 Dean Ing (23)
Benjamin Duffield (27)
Benjamin Duffield (35)
Sat 31/12/16WidnesH15:00Postp
Sat 07/01/17City of Liverpool FC A15:00L 2-6 Aaron Fleming (56p)
Aaron Fleming (75)
Sat 14/01/17Sandbach United H15:00W 2-1 Jack Williams (2)
Jack Williams (70)
Sat 21/01/17St Helens TownN15:00Postp
Sat 28/01/17Widnes A15:00L 0-7
Sat 04/02/17Sandbach United A15:00L 0-1
Sat 11/02/17Litherland REMYCA H15:00L 3-5 Jack Williams (40p)
Dean Ing (70)
Jack Williams (89p)
Thu 16/02/17St Helens Town N19:45D 2-2 Jack Williams (38)
Robert Hanslip (57)
Sat 18/02/17Ashton Town H15:00L 0-5
Sat 25/02/17Whitchurch AlportH15:00Postp
Sat 11/03/17Stockport Town H15:00D 2-2 Richard Tomlinson (27)
Jack Williams (70p)
Tue 14/03/17Atherton LR A19:45W 2-1 Robert Hanslip (28)
Richard Thomlinson (69)
Sat 18/03/17Chadderton A15:00L 0-7
Sat 25/03/17FC Oswestry Town H15:00L 0-3
Sat 01/04/17WidnesH15:00Postp
Sat 08/04/17Cheadle Town A15:00D 2-2 Jack Williams (36p)
Richard Tomlinson (81)
Sat 15/04/17Atherton LR H15:00D 1-1 Richard Tomlinson (35)
Mon 17/04/17Bacup BoroughA15:00Postp
Wed 19/04/17Bacup Borough A20:00L 0-4
Sat 22/04/17Whitchurch Alport H15:00D 0-0
Tue 25/04/17Widnes H19:45L 1-5 Aaron Fleming (88)
Sat 29/04/17Alsager Town H15:00W 2-1 Richard Tomlinson (55)
Ben Duffield (60)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
06/08/16Ashton Athletic (H) L 0-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
09/08/16Daisy Hill (H) L 0-4
13/08/16FC Oswestry (A) D 2-2
16/08/16Carlisle City (H) L 2-3
20/08/16Ashton Town (A) L 0-3
23/08/16Holker OB (A) W 1-0
27/08/16City of Lpool (H) D 2-2
03/09/16Stockport Town (A) L 1-3
10/09/16Prestwich Heys (H) L 0-5
17/09/16Silsden (A) L 2-5
24/09/16Runcorn Town (H) L 0-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
01/10/16Lith REMYCA (A) D 2-2
04/10/16Charnock Rich (H) L 1-3
08/10/16Carlisle City (H) L 2-3
(The Reusch First Division Cup 1)
11/10/16St Helens Town (H) L 1-3
15/10/16Whitchurch Alp (A) L 1-2
18/10/16Holker OB (H) L 0-1
22/10/16Eccleshall (H) D 1-1
24/10/16Daisy Hill (A) L 0-1
28/10/161874 Northwich (A) L 1-2
(The Macron Cup 2)
01/11/16Carlisle City (A) L 1-3
05/11/16Eccleshall (A) W 4-0
08/11/16Clitheroe (H) L 2-4
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
12/11/16Atherton LR (A) Postp
15/11/16Bacup Borough (H) L 2-3
19/11/16Cheadle Town (H) D 1-1
26/11/16Prestwich Heys (A) W 1-0
03/12/16Silsden (H) L 0-6
10/12/16Alsager Town (A) L 1-6
17/12/16Chadderton (H) D 0-0
26/12/16Charnock Rich (A) W 3-2
31/12/16Widnes (H) Postp
07/01/17City of Lpool (A) L 2-6
14/01/17Sandbach (H) W 2-1
21/01/17St Helens Town (A) Postp
28/01/17Widnes (A) L 0-7
04/02/17Sandbach (A) L 0-1
11/02/17Lith REMYCA (H) L 3-5
16/02/17St Helens Town (A) D 2-2
18/02/17Ashton Town (H) L 0-5
25/02/17Whitchurch Alp (H) Postp
11/03/17Stockport Town (H) D 2-2
14/03/17Atherton LR (A) W 2-1
18/03/17Chadderton (A) L 0-7
25/03/17FC Oswestry (H) L 0-3
01/04/17Widnes (H) Postp
08/04/17Cheadle Town (A) D 2-2
15/04/17Atherton LR (H) D 1-1
17/04/17Bacup Borough (A) Postp
19/04/17Bacup Borough (A) L 0-4
22/04/17Whitchurch Alp (H) D 0-0
25/04/17Widnes (H) L 1-5
29/04/17Alsager Town (H) W 2-1

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Ross Ainsworth1000000
Martin Baird7100011
Stephen Betteridge380000120
Aran Bottomley2100000
Alcindo Caldeira De Agziar0000000
Daniel Carr0000000
Ryan Charnley23560023
Elliot Cheetam0000000
Joseph Clegg0000000
James Corbett25000051
Elliot Dickson10300010
Benjamin Duffield34260032
Carl Duffy8200001
Jack Errington1500000
Matthew Fenton1300000
Jordan Finlayson2100000
Aaron Fleming20180123
Alex Footman71100020
George Fox2000000
Callum Gellatly0000000
Daniel Green3100000
Scott Green0000000
Harry Greenwood 0000000
Joe Gregory *7100021
Robert Hanslip13220000
John Hay4000010
Stephen Higgins9711001
Jackson Hulme10200210
Dominic Humphrey0000000
Dean Ing24340040
Callum Kirkland (GK)35000009
Akwasi Kwateng1200000
Daniel Lenehan1000000
Kayode Leyland3310000
Lewis Masters4000000
James McCulloch7100010
Khamaron Moreau0000000
Matthew Muscroft18210130
Jordan OMahoney11000002
Joshua Oneill0200000
Jamie Parker01200000
Declan Penn0000000
Maxwell Povey (GK) *10000010
Elliot Ramsay0000000
Matthew Richardson33220020
Adam Ridings (GK)3000001
William Robinson1300000
Ashley Rowley5201001
Ashley Royle6000011
Adam Scott - Rattray (GK)0000000
Declan Shaw7700040
Pablo Sierra1000000
Aran Smith0000000
Cameron Smith0000000
Joshua Smith5200001
Lee Squire (GK)0000000
Kristian Stephens16000000
Elliott Summerfield0000000
Marc Taylor30110095
Christopher Thomas5600000
Danny Thompson3000000
Richard Tomlinson17160031
Ryan Vaughan7000011
Zackery Wilkes *9200021
Jack Williams283101016

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Staff Members

Lloyd Balazs 
Simon Hurst$ 
Ben McInerney 
Matthew Muscroft 
Stuart Parker 
William Singleton 
Marc Sumner 
Alan Williams 

Matchday Information

Ground: Mechanics Ground

Address: Jepson Way, Common Edge Road, Blackpool, Lancashire

Postcode: FY4 5DY

Telephone: 01253 761721

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2015/16 Admission Prices: Adult £6, Children & OAP £3

Directions: M6 to M55, exit at junction 4. At roundabout turn left along A583 to traffic lights, turn right into Whitehill Road, to traffic lights (2 miles). Go straight across the main road into Jepson Way, ground at top

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Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: Mechanics Ground

Address: Jepson Way, Common Edge Road, Blackpool, Lancashire

Postcode: FY4 5DY

Telephone: 01253 761721


Twitter: @AFCBlackpool

Registered Colours: Tangerine Shirts, Tangerine Shorts, White Stockings

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Purple Shirts, Black Shorts, Black Stockings

Alternative Colours: White Shirts, Navy Blue Shorts, White Stockings

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Lime Green Shirt, Lime Green Shorts, White Stockings

Secretary: William Singleton


Manager: Dave Worthington

Programme Editor: William Singleton

Committee / Directors: Henry Baldwin, John Sanderson, William Singleton, Valerie Singleton, Steven Whitehouse, Stuart Parker, Claire Whitehouse, Carole Webster

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1947

Record Attendance: 4,300 v F.C. United of Manchester, 18th February 2006 at Bloomfield Road

Previous Leagues:

Fylde League
Blackpool & Fylde Combination
West Lancashire League
Lancashire Combination


NWCFL Division 1 Champions 2010/11
NWCFL Division 3 Champions 1985/86
Lancashire County FA Shield Winners 1957/58, 1960/61
West Lancashire League Champions 1960/61, 1961/62
Lancashire Combination Bridge Shield Winners 1972/73