Liam Smith and Dixon Lambert
Ruby Civil Arena

Current Position: 17th

P W D L F A Pts
44 16 5 23 85 96 53

Current Form: 22nd

6 1 0 5 2 16

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
10/05/18Bootle (H)L 0-2
09/05/18Barnoldswick Town (A)L 1-5
07/05/18Abbey Hey (A)L 0-3
05/05/18Runcorn Town (A)L 0-4
02/05/18AFC Darwen (A)W 1-0
30/04/18Congleton Town (A)L 0-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

Brave Ben's Cancer Research fundraiser
Padiham youth team player Ben Hall is raising money this Saturday for Cancer Research UK.
Emblematically Speaking - Padiham
This week Stewart Taylor examines the history behind the Padiham FC emblem.
Storks looking good
Padiham's joint management team of Dixon Lambert and Liam Smith have enjoyed a decent run of results, since taking over the managerial reins at the end of August.
New managerial team at Padiham
Padiham have announced that Liam Smith and Dixon Lambert have been appointed as their new management team.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 05/08/17City of Liverpool FC H15:00L 1-2 Jay Hart (36p)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Sat 12/08/17Northwich Victoria H15:00L 2-4 Zac Hargreaves (41)
Connor Loftus (71)
Tue 15/08/17Charnock Richard A19:45L 1-4 Mark Young (61)
Sat 26/08/171874 Northwich A15:00L 0-2
Tue 29/08/17AFC Darwen H19:45W 5-1 Dominic Craig (31)
Jason Hart (47)
Chris Turner (57)
Dominic Craig (69)
Mark Coyne (90)
Sat 02/09/17Runcorn Linnets A15:00L 1-6 Kieron Pickup (38)
Tue 05/09/17Burscough A19:45W 5-1 Kenneth Taylor (10)
Brandon Barski (17)
Kieron Pickup (46)
Dominic Craig (68)
Benjamin Hoskin (85)
Sat 09/09/17ThackleyH15:00Postp
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Tue 12/09/17Thackley H19:45W 5-0 Jason Hart (6)
Chris Turner (20)
Chris Turner (39)
Jason Hart (55)
Dominic Craig (58)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Tue 19/09/17Ashton Athletic H19:45D 0-0
Sat 23/09/17AshingtonH15:00Postp
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 30/09/17Barnton A15:00W 3-2 Dominic Craig (51)
Marc Young (76)
Kieron Pickup (87)
Tue 03/10/17Squires Gate A19:45D 2-2 Kane Hickman (13)
Luke Holden (26)
Sat 07/10/17City of Liverpool FC H15:00W 2-0 Kieran Pickup (5)
Christopher Turner (23)
Mon 09/10/17Maine Road A19:45W 3-1 Daniel Boyle (17)
Dominic Craig (60)
Jason Hart (80)
Sat 14/10/17Hanley Town H15:00L 1-2 Spencer Jordan (80)
Sat 21/10/17AFC Liverpool A15:00W 3-1 Benjamin Hoskin (60)
Jake Hargreaves (82)
Jake Hargreaves (90)
Sat 28/10/17Widnes H15:00D 3-3 Michael Morrison (48)
Dominic Craig (90)
Spencer Jordan (90)
Sat 04/11/17Northwich VictoriaA15:00Postp
Mon 06/11/17Daisy HillA19:45Postp
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 11/11/17Barnton H15:00W 5-3 Dominic Craig (7)
Spencer Jordan (35)
Spencer Jordan (61)
Daniel Boyle (74)
Jake Hargreaves (82)
Tue 14/11/17Abbey Hey H19:45L 1-2 Luke Holden (48)
Thu 16/11/17Daisy Hill A19:45W 8-2 Dominic Craig (15)
Luke Holden (19)
Sam Adetiloye (23)
Bejamin Hoskin (30p)
Dominic Craig (54)
Dominic Craig (74)
Daniel Boyle (88)
Adam Bolton (90)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 18/11/17Irlam A15:00W 4-0 Daniel Boyle (12)
Ben Hoskin (35)
Dominic Craig (42)
Jordan Spencer (63)
Wed 22/11/17AFC DarwenA19:45Postp
  (The Macron Cup 2 N)
Sat 25/11/171874 NorthwichH15:00Postp
Tue 28/11/17Burscough H19:45W 3-2 Spencer Jordan (45)
Dominic Craig (68)
Kenneth Taylor (83)
Sat 02/12/17Northwich Victoria A15:00W 2-1 Dominic Craig (57)
Dominic Craig (74)
Tue 05/12/17Charnock Richard H19:45L 1-3 Ben Hoskin (60)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
Sat 09/12/17Abbey HeyA15:00Postp
Sat 16/12/17Runcorn LinnetsH15:00Postp
Sat 23/12/17Bootle A15:00L 1-4 Mark Ayers (10p)
Tue 26/12/17Barnoldswick TownH15:00Postp
Sat 30/12/17West Didsbury & ChorltonA15:00Postp
Wed 03/01/18AFC DarwenA19:45Postp
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 06/01/18Ashton Athletic A15:00L 0-2
Tue 09/01/18AFC Darwen H19:45W 2-1 Own Goal (44)
Spencer Jordan (84)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 13/01/18Runcorn Town H15:00W 4-0 Adam Freeland (9)
Adam Freeland (39)
Spencer Jordan (53)
Adam Freeland (75)
Sat 20/01/18AFC DarwenA15:00Postp
Sat 27/01/18Squires Gate H15:00W 4-2 Spencer Jordan (2)
Daniel Boyle (18)
Daniel Boyle (27)
Mark Ayres (87)
Sat 03/02/18Widnes A15:00L 1-3 Danny Boyle (47)
Sat 10/02/18Congleton TownA15:00Postp
Tue 13/02/18Runcorn LinnetsH19:45Postp
Sat 17/02/18Hanley Town A15:00L 2-3 Spencer Jordan (34)
Jack Sanders (50)
Wed 21/02/18AFC DarwenA19:45Postp
Sat 24/02/18Charnock Richard H15:00W 2-1 Charlie Russell (46)
Aaron Fleming (74)
Tue 27/02/18Abbey HeyA19:45Postp
Sat 03/03/18City of Liverpool FCA15:00Postp
Tue 06/03/18Barnoldswick TownH19:45Postp
Sat 10/03/18IrlamH15:00Postp
Tue 13/03/18Congleton TownA19:45Postp
Sat 17/03/18West Didsbury & Chorlton H15:00W 6-1 Spencer Jordan (4)
Spencer Jordan (35)
Dominic Craig (49)
Aaron Fleming (51)
Dominic Craig (60)
Spencer Jordan (70)
Wed 21/03/18City of Liverpool FC A19:45L 3-4 Spencer Jordan (10)
Daniel Boyle (30)
Daniel Boyle (84)
Sat 24/03/18Winsford United H15:00L 1-2 Adam Freeland (87)
Tue 27/03/18Runcorn Linnets H19:45D 1-1 Dominic Craig (88)
Sat 31/03/18AFC Liverpool H15:00W 5-4 Mark Ayres (18)
Daniel Boyle (21)
Jason Hart (36)
Jordan Spencer (41)
Daniel Boyle (84)
Mon 02/04/18Barnoldswick TownA15:00Postp
Wed 04/04/18IrlamH19:45Postp
Thu 05/04/18Irlam H19:45L 0-1
Sat 07/04/18BootleH15:00Postp
Tue 10/04/18West Didsbury & Chorlton A19:45L 1-3 Own Goal (88)
Sat 14/04/18Congleton Town H15:00L 3-4 Spencer Jordan (9)
Daniel Boyle (37)
Dominic Craig (42)
Tue 17/04/181874 Northwich H19:45L 0-3
Sat 21/04/18Winsford United A15:00L 1-2 Spencer Jordan (24)
Tue 24/04/18Barnoldswick Town H19:45L 1-2 Aaron Fleming (21)
Thu 26/04/18BootleH19:45Postp
Sat 28/04/18Maine Road H15:00D 1-1 Jason Hart (90)
Mon 30/04/18Congleton Town A19:45L 0-2
Wed 02/05/18AFC Darwen A19:45W 1-0 Jason Hart (27)
Sat 05/05/18Runcorn Town A15:00L 0-4
Mon 07/05/18Abbey Hey A15:00L 0-3
Wed 09/05/18Barnoldswick Town A19:45L 1-5 Adam Morning (44)
Thu 10/05/18Bootle H19:45L 0-2

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
05/08/17City of Lpool (H) L 1-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
12/08/17Northwich Vics (H) L 2-4
15/08/17Charnock Rich (A) L 1-4
26/08/171874 Northwich (A) L 0-2
29/08/17AFC Darwen (H) W 5-1
02/09/17Runcorn Linnets (A) L 1-6
05/09/17Burscough (A) W 5-1
09/09/17Thackley (H) Postp
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
12/09/17Thackley (H) W 5-0
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
19/09/17Ashton Athletic (H) D 0-0
23/09/17Ashington (H) Postp
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
30/09/17Barnton (A) W 3-2
03/10/17Squires Gate (A) D 2-2
07/10/17City of Lpool (H) W 2-0
09/10/17Maine Road (A) W 3-1
14/10/17Hanley Town (H) L 1-2
21/10/17AFC Liverpool (A) W 3-1
28/10/17Widnes (H) D 3-3
04/11/17Northwich Vics (A) Postp
06/11/17Daisy Hill (A) Postp
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
11/11/17Barnton (H) W 5-3
14/11/17Abbey Hey (H) L 1-2
16/11/17Daisy Hill (A) W 8-2
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
18/11/17Irlam (A) W 4-0
22/11/17AFC Darwen (A) Postp
(The Macron Cup 2 N)
25/11/171874 Northwich (H) Postp
28/11/17Burscough (H) W 3-2
02/12/17Northwich Vics (A) W 2-1
05/12/17Charnock Rich (H) L 1-3
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
09/12/17Abbey Hey (A) Postp
16/12/17Runcorn Linnets (H) Postp
23/12/17Bootle (A) L 1-4
26/12/17Barnoldswick Tn (H) Postp
30/12/17West Did & Chor (A) Postp
03/01/18AFC Darwen (A) Postp
(The Macron Cup 2)
06/01/18Ashton Athletic (A) L 0-2
09/01/18AFC Darwen (H) W 2-1
(The Macron Cup 2)
13/01/18Runcorn Town (H) W 4-0
20/01/18AFC Darwen (A) Postp
27/01/18Squires Gate (H) W 4-2
03/02/18Widnes (A) L 1-3
10/02/18Congleton Town (A) Postp
13/02/18Runcorn Linnets (H) Postp
17/02/18Hanley Town (A) L 2-3
21/02/18AFC Darwen (A) Postp
24/02/18Charnock Rich (H) W 2-1
27/02/18Abbey Hey (A) Postp
03/03/18City of Lpool (A) Postp
06/03/18Barnoldswick Tn (H) Postp
10/03/18Irlam (H) Postp
13/03/18Congleton Town (A) Postp
17/03/18West Did & Chor (H) W 6-1
21/03/18City of Lpool (A) L 3-4
24/03/18Winsford United (H) L 1-2
27/03/18Runcorn Linnets (H) D 1-1
31/03/18AFC Liverpool (H) W 5-4
02/04/18Barnoldswick Tn (A) Postp
04/04/18Irlam (H) Postp
05/04/18Irlam (H) L 0-1
07/04/18Bootle (H) Postp
10/04/18West Did & Chor (A) L 1-3
14/04/18Congleton Town (H) L 3-4
17/04/181874 Northwich (H) L 0-3
21/04/18Winsford United (A) L 1-2
24/04/18Barnoldswick Tn (H) L 1-2
26/04/18Bootle (H) Postp
28/04/18Maine Road (H) D 1-1
30/04/18Congleton Town (A) L 0-2
02/05/18AFC Darwen (A) W 1-0
05/05/18Runcorn Town (A) L 0-4
07/05/18Abbey Hey (A) L 0-3
09/05/18Barnoldswick Tn (A) L 1-5
10/05/18Bootle (H) L 0-2

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Sam Adetiloye1110000
Christopher Anderson19100010
Mark Ayres26030161
Connor Barrow0000000
Brandon Barski *13120051
Wes Benjamin8000010
Adam Bolton2610000
Robert Bourne1000000
Daniel Boyle265111004
Thomas Bradley *1000000
Ashley Brierley *6000000
Marcus Burgess (GK)13000001
Harry Cain0100000
Ashley Carter1100000
Christopher Cheetham (GK)1000000
Mark Coyne3401001
Dominic Craig490190074
Stuart Cross (GK)12000000
Sean Davis (GK) *0000000
Bradley Ditch0900000
Michael Donlon (GK)3000001
Aidan Duffy2300000
Callum Dwyer (GK)3000000
Leighton Egan *0200000
Josef Faux1000000
Martin Fearon (GK)2000000
Samuel Fitton *3000000
Aaron Fleming9521131
Kieran Fletcher1000100
Adam Freeland16040032
Joseph Garvin1000000
Kieran Glynn *2000000
Oliver Hamer0000000
Jake Hargreaves22330106
Zack Hargreaves *1410000
Jason Hart17862123
Max Hazeldine2000000
Kane Hickman *3310000
Luke Holden *14130011
Benjamin Hoskin45050073
Robbie Jenkinson1000000
Spencer Jordan310170034
Cameron Lancaster7600110
Daniel Lever (GK) *1000000
Ostle Levi0000000
Connor Loftus *1101000
Anthony Lynch0100000
Chappy Massamba *0000000
Declan McCluskey1300000
Adam Morning1110000
Michael Morrison32010182
Kwazinkosi Mpofu *0200000
Alexander Murphy2100010
Thomas Murphy8200010
Patrick OBrien3300011
Tunde Owolabi0200000
Kieron Pickup15540020
Billy Poole0200000
Maxwell Povey (GK) *0000000
Nathan Rogers0000000
Charlie Russell9010001
Jack Sanders17110032
Liam Simm *0000000
Andrew Smith1000000
Dane Smith (GK)11000000
Adam Stockdale1100000
Daniel Taberner (GK)2000000
Samuel Tattum7000002
Kenneth Taylor26411011
Jake Townsend *1700000
Christopher Turner *9140011
James Walker *7000010
Thomas Williams0000000
Alex Wood1100000
Oliver Wood3000010
Daley Woods0000000
Marcel Wusiewicz *0000000
Marc Young *12010031

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Staff Members

Dixon Lambert 
Alex Norwood 
Nathan Rodgers 
Liam Smith 

Matchday Information

Ground: Ruby Civil Arena

Address: Arbories Memorial Sports Ground, Well Street, Padiham, Lancashire

Postcode: BB12 8LE

Telephone: 01282 773742

Midweek Night: Wednesday

2017/18 Admission Prices: £6 Adults, £3 Concessions

Programme Price: £1.50

Directions: M65 to junction 8, follow A6068 Clitheroe / Padiham. At traffic lights at the bottom of the hill turn right into Dean Range / Blackburn Road towards padiham. At next junction turn into Holland Street (opp church) then into Well Street to ground.

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Nearest Railway: Burnley

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Burnley Road, Padiham

Parking Facilities: Car Park at ground for Approx 40 cars. Parking on nearby streets if car park is full.

Ground Facilities: Club House, Bar, Kitchen, Inside and Outside Toilets male and female, 100 seater stand, 2 Sheltered covered standing areas, Dog Friendly

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: Ruby Civil Arena

Address: Arbories Memorial Sports Ground, Well Street, Padiham, Lancashire

Postcode: BB12 8LE

Telephone: 01282 773742


Twitter: @Padiham_FC

Registered Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Sky Blue Shirt, Sky Blue Shorts, Sky Blue Socks

Alternative Colours: Red Shirts, Red Shorts, Red Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Green Shirt, Green Shorts, Green Socks

Secretary: Mark Bailey

Chairman: Shaun Astin

Manager: Liam Smith and Dixon Lambert

Programme Editor: Darren Outhwaite

Committee / Directors: Shaun Astin, Mark Bailey, Darren Outhwaite, Louise Moffitt, Kirk Marsden, Anthony McCluskey, John McGregor, Fred Whalley, John Pilling, Matthew Ostle, Deborah Barsby

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1878

Record Attendance: 9,000 v. Burnley, December 1884 (at Calderside Ground)

Previous Leagues:

Lancashire Combination
East Lancashire Amateur League
North East Lancashire League
West Lancashire League
Northern Premier League.


FA Cup Third Round 1883-84
Lancashire Amateur Cup Finalists 1966
Lancashire Amateur Shield Finalists 1997
Burnley, Pendle & Rossendale Hospital Cup Winners 1996, 2005, Finalists 1991, 2003
Lancashire Combination Football League George Watson Trophy Winners 1981, Runners-Up 1982
Promotion From Division Two 1960-61
North West Counties Football League Premier Division Champions 2012-13.
NWCFL Division One Runners-Up 2008-09
Division Three Runners-Up 1983-84
First Division Trophy Finalists 2009
Reserve Division Champions 2002-03, 2010-11, 2012-13
NWCFL Reserve Division Cup Winners: 2012, 2013, Finalists: 2007, 2010.
West Lancashire Football League
Division 1 Champions 1999-2000
Division 2 Champions 1971-72, 1976-77
Division 2 Runners-Up 1996-97
Presidents Cup Finalists 1979, 1994, 1997
Reserve Division 2 Champions 1997-98
Reserve Division Houston Cup Winners 1974
East Lancashire Amateur Football League Runners-Up 1906-07
NHS Bird Cup Winners: 2011, 2013.

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