Phil Eastwood
Little Wembley

Current Position: 21st

P W D L F A Pts
4 0 0 4 1 6 0

Current Form: 20th

6 1 0 5 4 11

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
23/08/16Abbey Hey (H)L 1-2
20/08/16Bishop Auckland (H)L 1-4
16/08/16West Didsbury & Chorlton (A)L 0-1
13/08/16Atherton Collieries (H)L 0-2
10/08/16Padiham (A)L 0-1
06/08/16Ashington (A)W 2-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
27/08/16Cammell Laird 1907 (A)15:00
30/08/16Barnoldswick Town (H)19:45
03/09/16Barnton (H)15:00
06/09/16Squires Gate (A)19:45
10/09/16Heaton Stannington (H)15:00
13/09/16AFC Darwen (H)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 1907A15:00 
Tue 30/08/16Barnoldswick TownH19:45 
Sat 03/09/16BarntonH15:00 
Tue 06/09/16Squires GateA19:45 
Sat 10/09/16Heaton StanningtonH15:00 
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
Tue 13/09/16AFC DarwenH19:45 
Sat 17/09/16Maine RoadA15:00 
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 21/01/171874 NorthwichH15:00 
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) 15:00
30/08/16Barnoldswick Tn (H) 19:45
03/09/16Barnton (H) 15:00
06/09/16Squires Gate (A) 19:45
10/09/16Heaton Stan (H) 15:00
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
13/09/16AFC Darwen (H) 19:45
17/09/16Maine Road (A) 15:00
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
21/01/171874 Northwich (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  
Thomas Bradley4000120
Ashley Brierley1100000
Jack Brooks4000000
Kevin Brown0000000
Stephen Cassidy0000000
Samuel Charlesworth2000000
Bradley Cookson4000000
Richard Cowan1000000
Lewis Craig1100000
Samuel Crook0000000
Zack Dale3020000
Oliver Devenney3000000
Joshua Eastwood0000000
Philip Eastwood0000000
Jack Egan2000010
Sameed Ellahi0100000
Elliot Farrenden - Sharp0000000
Jerome Fitzgerald0100000
Steven James4000000
Dominic Mahoney1100000
Adam Monk0000000
Mohammed Nabeel4000000
Adam Nuttall1100000
Patrick O`Brien2000000
Jack O`Leary0000000
Samuel Reeves0000000
Craig Richardson0200000
Ashley Southworth0000000
Ryan Thompson0000000
Kieran Turner Thomas2000000
Thomas Williams0000000
James Wolfenden3100000

* 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