Lee O`Brien & James Hampson
Vestacare Stadium

Current Position: 3rd

P W D L F A Pts
15 10 2 3 49 26 32

Current Form: 1st

6 5 1 0 22 9

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
17/11/18Shelley (A)W 3-1
10/11/18Wythenshawe Town (H)W 7-0
03/11/18Squires Gate (H)W 2-1
31/10/18Garstang (H)W 4-2
27/10/18AFC Blackpool (H)D 3-3
20/10/18Bacup Borough (A)W 3-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
20/11/18Nelson (A)19:45
24/11/18Rylands (A)14:00
28/11/18St Helens Town (H)19:45
01/12/18West Auckland Town (H)15:00
08/12/18Garstang (H)15:00
15/12/18Longridge Town (A)15:00

Latest News:

Avro hit the ground running
Avro's joint-manager Lee O'Brien believes that his team's position at the top of the table is testament to the work that has been put in and off the field at the club.
Retain The Game grant for Avro
Avro have announced that they have been awarded a grant from the FA's Retain The Game scheme.
Welcome to Avro
In the first of a series featuring all the new entrants in the league, Avro FC Media Officer Mark Hutton gives an introduction to his club, who are making the step up from the Manchester League.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 04/08/18Ashton Town H15:00W 5-0 Liam Bennion (15)
Duncan Knott (33)
Jake Pollard (53)
Louis Potts (56p)
Mike Norton (90+3p)
Wed 08/08/18Steeton H20:00L 0-1
Sat 11/08/18Longridge Town H15:00W 3-2 Mike Norton (7)
Michael Stockdale (29)
Lee O`Brien (90+4)
Wed 15/08/18AFC Darwen A19:45W 4-1 Michael Norton (4p)
Jospeh Rathbone (75)
Joseph Rathbone (85)
Vincent Howell (90)
Sat 18/08/18Daisy Hill A15:00W 4-1 Jake Pollard (1)
Duncan Knott (13)
Louis Potts (67)
Ryan Hanson (87)
Sat 25/08/18Holker Old Boys H15:00W 6-0 Joe Bevan (51)
Ryan Hanson (52)
Joe Bevan (60)
Joe Bevan (75)
Michael Norton (77p)
Louis Potts (82)
Mon 27/08/18Prestwich Heys A15:00W 6-2 Kane Wallwork (9)
Jake Pollard (16)
Jake Pollard (46)
Ryan Hanson (62)
Mike Norton (69)
Joe Bevan (89)
Sat 01/09/18Atherton LR A15:00W 2-0 Louis Potts (19p)
Louis Potts (31p)
Sat 08/09/18Lower Breck H15:00L 1-4 Mike Stockdale (12)
Sat 15/09/18Barnton H15:00W 3-0 Sam Rathbone (15)
Louis Potts (46)
Philip Armstrong (78)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Wed 19/09/18Wythenshawe Town H19:45W 1-0 Michael Norton (51)
  (Manchester Premier Cup P)
Sat 22/09/18Carlisle City A15:00L 2-4 Michael Stockdale (12)
Jake Pollard (20)
Sat 29/09/18Lower Breck A15:00W 3-2 Michael Stockdale (8)
Joe Bevan (17)
Michael Stockdale (46)
Wed 03/10/18Bacup Borough H20:00D 3-3 Louis Potts (75p)
Joe Bevan (76)
Joseph Rathbone (80)
Sat 06/10/18Stone Dominoes H15:00W 7-0 Jake Pollard (12)
Michael Norton (24)
Louis Potts (29)
Joe Bevan (48)
Daniel Grimshaw (60)
Joe Bevan (67)
James Hampson (70)
  (The First Division Cup 2)
Tue 09/10/18Chadderton A19:45L 0-1
  (Manchester Premier Cup 1)
Sat 13/10/18Steeton A15:00W 3-2 Duncan Knott (58)
Duncan Knott (77)
Joe Bevan (90)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Sat 20/10/18Bacup Borough A15:00W 3-2 Louis Potts (10p)
Joe Bevan (48)
Lee OBrien (52)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 27/10/18AFC Blackpool H15:00D 3-3 Kane Wallwork (48)
Joe Bevan (72)
Duncan Knott (90)
Wed 31/10/18Garstang H20:00W 4-2 Regan Jarrett (30)
Regan Jarrett (55)
Jake Pollard (72)
Jake Pollard (89)
Sat 03/11/18Squires Gate H15:00W 2-1 Kane Wallwork (12)
Mike Stockdale (26)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2)
Sat 10/11/18Wythenshawe Town H15:00W 7-0 Kane Wallwork (28)
Jake Pollard (32)
Kane Wallwork (50)
Joe Bevan (62)
Joe Rathbone (66)
Duncan Knott (72)
Duncan Knott (90+1)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 17/11/18Shelley A15:00W 3-1 Michael Norton (21p)
Jake Pollard (38)
Kane Wallwork (90)
Tue 20/11/18NelsonA19:45 
Sat 24/11/18RylandsA14:00 
  (The First Division Cup 3)
Wed 28/11/18St Helens TownH19:45 
Sat 01/12/18West Auckland TownH15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 3)
Sat 08/12/18GarstangH15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Sat 15/12/18Longridge TownA15:00 
Tue 18/12/18SteetonA19:45 
Sat 22/12/18AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Wed 26/12/18ChaddertonH15:00 
Sat 29/12/18NelsonH15:00 
Sat 05/01/19Holker Old BoysA15:00 
Sat 12/01/19Ashton TownA15:00 
Sat 19/01/19St Helens TownA15:00 
Sat 26/01/19Carlisle CityH15:00 
Sat 02/02/19GarstangA15:00 
Sat 09/02/19Cleator Moor CelticA15:00 
Sat 16/02/19AFC DarwenH15:00 
Sat 23/02/19Bacup BoroughA15:00 
Sat 09/03/19Atherton LRH15:00 
Sat 16/03/19Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 23/03/19AFC BlackpoolA15:00 
Sat 30/03/19Daisy HillH15:00 
Sat 13/04/19Prestwich HeysH15:00 
Sat 20/04/19ShelleyH15:00 
Mon 22/04/19ChaddertonA15:00 
Sat 27/04/19AFC LiverpoolA15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
04/08/18Ashton Town (H) W 5-0
08/08/18Steeton (H) L 0-1
11/08/18Longridge Town (H) W 3-2
15/08/18AFC Darwen (A) W 4-1
18/08/18Daisy Hill (A) W 4-1
25/08/18Holker OB (H) W 6-0
27/08/18Prestwich Heys (A) W 6-2
01/09/18Atherton LR (A) W 2-0
08/09/18Lower Breck (H) L 1-4
15/09/18Barnton (H) W 3-0
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
19/09/18Wythenshawe Town (H) W 1-0
(Manchester Premier Cup P)
22/09/18Carlisle City (A) L 2-4
29/09/18Lower Breck (A) W 3-2
03/10/18Bacup Borough (H) D 3-3
06/10/18Stone Dominoes (H) W 7-0
(The First Division Cup 2)
09/10/18Chadderton (A) L 0-1
(Manchester Premier Cup 1)
13/10/18Steeton (A) W 3-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
20/10/18Bacup Borough (A) W 3-2
(The Macron Cup 1)
27/10/18AFC Blackpool (H) D 3-3
31/10/18Garstang (H) W 4-2
03/11/18Squires Gate (H) W 2-1
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2)
10/11/18Wythenshawe Town (H) W 7-0
(The Macron Cup 2)
17/11/18Shelley (A) W 3-1
20/11/18Nelson (A) 19:45
24/11/18Rylands (A) 14:00
(The First Division Cup 3)
28/11/18St Helens Town (H) 19:45
01/12/18West Auckland (H) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 3)
08/12/18Garstang (H) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 3)
15/12/18Longridge Town (A) 15:00
18/12/18Steeton (A) 19:45
22/12/18AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
26/12/18Chadderton (H) 15:00
29/12/18Nelson (H) 15:00
05/01/19Holker OB (A) 15:00
12/01/19Ashton Town (A) 15:00
19/01/19St Helens Town (A) 15:00
26/01/19Carlisle City (H) 15:00
02/02/19Garstang (A) 15:00
09/02/19Cleator Moor (A) 15:00
16/02/19AFC Darwen (H) 15:00
23/02/19Bacup Borough (A) 15:00
09/03/19Atherton LR (H) 15:00
16/03/19Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
23/03/19AFC Blackpool (A) 15:00
30/03/19Daisy Hill (H) 15:00
13/04/19Prestwich Heys (H) 15:00
20/04/19Shelley (H) 15:00
22/04/19Chadderton (A) 15:00
27/04/19AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Philip Armstrong3801000
Paul Armstrong$0000000
Liam Bennion13210010
Joe Bevan154111030
Charlie Fuller *2300000
Daniel Grimshaw13210110
James Hampson0401000
Ryan Hanson13230001
Vincent Howell13510030
Christopher Howells0100010
Callum Jackson11400032
Regan Jarrett2020000
Nathaniel Kerr6000030
Duncan Knott7643132
Jordan Latham (GK)21000010
Jonathan McIlwaine (GK)0000000
Lee Neville2000000
Michael Norton15471021
Lee OBrien2111000
Jake Pollard16282000
Louis Potts18281161
Jack Poxon4100000
Joseph Rathbone12913011
Sam Rathbone15210020
Neil Sagar3000000
Michael Shenton15100143
Michael Stockdale15360143
Kane Wallwork13060010
Dean Williams (GK) *2000000
Jamie Wolden2200000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Paul Armstrong$ 
Robert Fuller 
James Hampson 
Lee OBrien 
Paul Urbano 
Jess Whipdayy 

Matchday Information

Ground: Vestacare Stadium

Address: White Bank Road, Oldham, Greater Manchester

Postcode: OL8 3JH

Telephone: 07920 779382

Midweek Night: Wednesday

2018/19 Admission Prices: £5 adults, £3 concessions, Under 16s free

Programme Price: £2.00

Directions: M60 J22 then A62 towards Manchester/Failsworth. First left onto Hollins Rd – signposted Oldham South and Hollinwood. Follow Hollins Rd to junction with Oak Rd – just before petrol station – then Oak Rd to Whitebank Rd. Stadium is directly in front of you.

Please click here to obtain step by step directions from any UK postcode

Nearest Railway: Mainline Rail - Manchester Victoria or Moston. Metrolink - Hollinwood (20 mins walk or bus 180 below)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: 180 from Oldham Street (Stop A) Manchester city centre, to Hollins Rd/Oak Rd then walk 5 minutes down Oak Rd to stadium.

Parking Facilities: There is a car park at the ground and on-street parking on Whitebank Road.

Ground Facilities: Covered seating for 250 and standing. Fully licensed club house and snack bar with toilets. Full disabled access.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: Vestacare Stadium

Address: White Bank Road, Oldham, Greater Manchester

Postcode: OL8 3JH

Telephone: 07920 779382

Website: http://www.avrojfc.org

Twitter: @avrofc

Registered Colours: Blue & Black Shirts, White Shorts, White Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Yellow Shirts, Yellow/Black Shorts, Yellow/Black Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Grey Shirt, Black Shorts, Black Socks

Secretary: David Moxon

Chairman: Robert Fuller

Manager: Lee O`Brien & James Hampson

Programme Editor: Mark Hutton

Committee / Directors: David Moxon, Rob Fuller, Mark Hutton, Robbie Woods, Caroline Moxon, Colin Hughes, Malcolm Todd

County Affiliation: Manchester FA

Year Formed: 1936

Record Attendance: 287 v Wythenshawe Amateurs (20th Jan 2018, Manchester League)

Previous Leagues:

Manchester League


Manchester Football League
Premier Division Champions: 2009/10, 2017/18
First Division Champions: 1988/89, 2003/04
Manchester FA County Cup
1939/40, 1940/41, 1955/56, 1987/88, 1993/94, 2008/09, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2014/15, 2017/18 (record 10 times winners)

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