Phil Eastwood
Little Wembley

Current Position: 21st

P W D L F A Pts
9 1 1 7 9 14 4

Current Form: 19th

6 1 1 4 9 10

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
24/09/161874 Northwich (H)L 1-3
17/09/16Maine Road (A)L 0-2
10/09/16Heaton Stannington (H)L 1-2
06/09/16Squires Gate (A)L 3-4
03/09/16Barnton (H)W 4-0
30/08/16Barnoldswick Town (H)L 1-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
01/10/16Barnton (A)15:00
05/10/16AFC Darwen (A)19:45
08/10/16AFC Liverpool (H)15:00
10/10/16Atherton Collieries (A)19:45
15/10/16Abbey Hey (A)15:00
18/10/16Ashton Athletic (A)19:45

Latest News:

MBE For Fayyaz
Nelson FC Chairman Fayyaz Ahmed has been awarded an MBE in the 2016 New Year's Honours list.
Nelson Fan Spreads The Word About Prostate Cancer
Nelson supporter John Heyworth was able to combine two of his main spare time interests simultaneously at Little Wembley on Saturday.
Paul Fildes Takes Over At Nelson
Nelson have announced the appointment of Paul Fildes as their new First Team Manager.
Mark Fell Leaves Nelson
Nelson have announced that Mark Fell has stepped down from the position of First Team Manager.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 06/08/16AshingtonA15:00W 2-1 Zak Dale (10)
Zak Dale (74p)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Wed 10/08/16PadihamA19:45L 0-1
Sat 13/08/16Atherton CollieriesH15:00L 0-2
Tue 16/08/16West Didsbury & ChorltonA19:45L 0-1
Sat 20/08/16Bishop AucklandH15:00L 1-4 Richard Cowan (1)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Tue 23/08/16Abbey HeyH19:45L 1-2 Zack Dale (80p)
Sat 27/08/16Cammell Laird 1907A15:00D 0-0
Tue 30/08/16Barnoldswick TownH19:45L 1-2 Sameed Ellahi (7)
Sat 03/09/16BarntonH15:00W 4-0 Jake Townsend (38)
Zack Dale (52)
Zack Dale (67p)
Zack Dale (73p)
Tue 06/09/16Squires GateA19:45L 3-4 Zac Dale (37p)
Zac Dale (44p)
Jake Parker (52)
Sat 10/09/16Heaton StanningtonH15:00L 1-2 Jake Townsend (13)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Tue 13/09/16AFC DarwenH19:45Postp
Sat 17/09/16Maine RoadA15:00L 0-2
Sat 24/09/161874 NorthwichH15:00L 1-3 Kevin Brown (85)
Sat 01/10/16BarntonA15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Wed 05/10/16AFC DarwenA19:45 
Sat 08/10/16AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Mon 10/10/16Atherton CollieriesA19:45 
Sat 15/10/16Abbey HeyA15:00 
Tue 18/10/16Ashton AthleticA19:45 
Tue 25/10/16Squires GateH19:45 
Tue 01/11/16West Didsbury & ChorltonH19:45 
Sat 05/11/16Runcorn LinnetsA15:00 
Tue 08/11/16Maine RoadH19:45 
Sat 12/11/16IrlamH15:00 
Sat 19/11/16Hanley TownA15:00 
Sat 26/11/16AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 03/12/16Ashton AthleticH15:00 
Sat 10/12/16BarntonA15:00 
Sat 17/12/16Runcorn LinnetsH15:00 
Mon 26/12/16Barnoldswick TownA15:00 
Sat 31/12/16BootleH15:00 
Sat 07/01/17Runcorn TownH15:00 
Sat 28/01/17Congleton TownA15:00 
Sat 04/02/17Winsford UnitedH15:00 
Sat 11/02/17IrlamA15:00 
Sat 18/02/17New MillsH15:00 
Sat 25/02/17New MillsA15:00 
Sat 18/03/17Winsford UnitedA15:00 
Sat 25/03/17Hanley TownH15:00 
Sat 01/04/17Runcorn TownA15:00 
Sat 08/04/17Cammell Laird 1907H15:00 
Sat 15/04/17BootleA15:00 
Mon 17/04/17PadihamH15:00 
Sat 22/04/17Congleton TownH15:00 
Sat 29/04/171874 NorthwichA15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
06/08/16Ashington (A) W 2-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
10/08/16Padiham (A) L 0-1
13/08/16Atherton Colls (H) L 0-2
16/08/16West Did & Chor (A) L 0-1
20/08/16Bishop Auckland (H) L 1-4
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
23/08/16Abbey Hey (H) L 1-2
27/08/16Cammell Laird (A) D 0-0
30/08/16Barnoldswick Tn (H) L 1-2
03/09/16Barnton (H) W 4-0
06/09/16Squires Gate (A) L 3-4
10/09/16Heaton Stan (H) L 1-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
13/09/16AFC Darwen (H) Postp
17/09/16Maine Road (A) L 0-2
24/09/161874 Northwich (H) L 1-3
01/10/16Barnton (A) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 1)
05/10/16AFC Darwen (A) 19:45
08/10/16AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
10/10/16Atherton Colls (A) 19:45
15/10/16Abbey Hey (A) 15:00
18/10/16Ashton Athletic (A) 19:45
25/10/16Squires Gate (H) 19:45
01/11/16West Did & Chor (H) 19:45
05/11/16Runcorn Linnets (A) 15:00
08/11/16Maine Road (H) 19:45
12/11/16Irlam (H) 15:00
19/11/16Hanley Town (A) 15:00
26/11/16AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
03/12/16Ashton Athletic (H) 15:00
10/12/16Barnton (A) 15:00
17/12/16Runcorn Linnets (H) 15:00
26/12/16Barnoldswick Tn (A) 15:00
31/12/16Bootle (H) 15:00
07/01/17Runcorn Town (H) 15:00
28/01/17Congleton Town (A) 15:00
04/02/17Winsford United (H) 15:00
11/02/17Irlam (A) 15:00
18/02/17New Mills (H) 15:00
25/02/17New Mills (A) 15:00
18/03/17Winsford United (A) 15:00
25/03/17Hanley Town (H) 15:00
01/04/17Runcorn Town (A) 15:00
08/04/17Cammell Laird (H) 15:00
15/04/17Bootle (A) 15:00
17/04/17Padiham (H) 15:00
22/04/17Congleton Town (H) 15:00
29/04/171874 Northwich (A) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Bruno Agostinho1000000
Sohaib Ahmed0000000
Paul Alexander3000000
Thomas Bradley *6000121
Ashley Brierley5100000
Jack Brooks11000111
Kevin Brown4000000
Stephen Cassidy0000000
Samuel Charlesworth3000000
Bradley Cookson4400000
Richard Cowan4010000
Lewis Craig4200000
Samuel Crook0000000
Zack Dale11080001
Oliver Devenney4000000
Joshua Eastwood1000000
Philip Eastwood0100000
Jack Egan9000021
Sameed Ellahi3210001
Elliot Farrenden - Sharp0100000
Jerome Fitzgerald0100000
David Haworth0000000
Charlie Holt0200000
Steven James12000000
Dominic Mahoney3100000
Adam Monk0200000
Mohammed Nabeel10100001
Adam Nuttall1200000
Patrick OBrien6100012
Jack OLeary *0000000
Ashley Parillion0000000
Jake Parker3010001
Samuel Reeves4000000
Craig Richardson0200000
Ashley Southworth0000000
Ryan Thompson *0000000
Jake Townsend5020010
Kieran Turner Thomas2000000
Daniel Vincent3200000
Bradley Wicks3100000
Thomas Williams2000010
James Wolfenden5400010
Yves Zama0000000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Staff Members

No Staff Members Found

Matchday Information

Ground: Little Wembley

Address: Lomeshaye Way, Nelson, Lancashire.

Postcode: BB9 7BN

Telephone: 01282 787752

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2015/16 Admission Prices:

Directions: M65 to junction 13, take first exit towards Fence A6068, take second left towards nelson B6249, after ½ mile turn right (signposted Lomeshaye Village), ground 200 yards on the right.

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Club Information

Legal Entity: AFC Nelson Limited C/N 08062952

Ground: Little Wembley

Address: Lomeshaye Way, Nelson, Lancashire.

Postcode: BB9 7BN

Telephone: 01282 787752


Twitter: @Nelsonfc1

Registered Colours: Blue Shirt, Blue Shorts, Blue Stockings

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Pink Shirt, Pink Shorts, Pink Stockings

Alternative Colours: Orange Shirts, Black Shorts, Orange Stockings

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Grey Shirt, Grey Shorts, Grey Stockings

Secretary: Alan Pickering

Chairman: Fayyaz Ahmed

Manager: Phil Eastwood

Programme Editor:

Committee / Directors: Fayyaz Ahmed, Alan Pickering, Daniel Ogden, Zul Hussain, Adam Keizer, Neil McGuinness, Abdul Khan

County Affiliation: Lancashire F.A.

Year Formed: 1883

Record Attendance: 14,143 v. Bradford Park Avenue (Third Division North) 10th April 1926

Previous Leagues:

Lancashire League
North East Lancashire League
The Football League
Lancashire Combination
West Lancashire League


Hospital Cup Winners: 1888/89, 1891/92
Lancashire League Champions: 1895/96
North East Lancashire League Champions: 1906/07
The Football League Third Division North Champions: 1922/23
Lancashire Combination Division One Champions: 1949/50, 1951/52
Lancashire Combination Division Two Champions: 1925/26
Lancashire Combination Cup Winners: 1949/50, 1950/51, 1959/60
Lancashire Combination Bridge Shield Winners: 1975/76, 1981/82
Lancashire Combination George Watson Trophy Winners: 1978/79
Green Bank Shield Winners: 1988/89, 1990/91, 1991/92
Lancashire F.A. Junior Cup Winners: 1907/08, 1954/55, 1955/56
NWCFL Division Two Trophy Winners: 1996/97
NWCFL First Division Champions 2013/14