Steve Wilkes
YESSS Electrical Arena

Current Position: 11th

P W D L F A Pts
42 16 9 17 84 90 57

Current Form: 5th

6 4 0 2 12 12

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
07/05/16Runcorn Linnets (H)L 0-4
04/05/16AFC Darwen (H)L 0-2
30/04/16Abbey Hey (H)W 2-1
26/04/16Ashton Athletic (A)W 4-2
23/04/16Alsager Town (A)W 2-0
20/04/16Congleton Town (H)W 4-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

Padiham Reserve And Youth Teams Trials
Padiham Football Club are holding trials for next season's 2016-17 youth team and reserve team.
Message From Alan Smith
He may still be hospitalised after his recent stroke, but Padiham Secretary Alan Smith is still playing a part in match days at the Arbories.
Donate A Bottle At Padiham
Padiham's home fixture with Nelson this Saturday has been designated "Donate A Bottle Day".
Charity Penalty Shoot Out At Padiham
Former Padiham goalkeeper Chris Ormerod will be taking part in a specially organised charity event when the Storks host AFC Liverpool on Saturday 5th December.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 08/08/15BootleH15:00D 1-1 Chris Turner (22)
Mon 10/08/15Atherton CollieriesA19:45W 4-2 Andrew Hill (36)
Chappy Massamba (45)
Alex Ralph (55)
Alex Murphy (77)
Sun 16/08/15WhickhamA15:00W 2-1 Andrew Hill (41)
Christopher Turner (50)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Wed 19/08/15Barnoldswick TownH19:45L 0-2
Sat 22/08/15Ashton AthleticH15:00W 2-1 Kieron Pickup (40)
Chappy Massamba (47)
Tue 25/08/15SilsdenA19:45L 2-3 Sean Cookson (65)
Curtis Haley (70)
Sat 29/08/15SilsdenA15:00W 2-0 Sean Cookson (26)
Keiron Pickup (39p)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Wed 02/09/15AFC BlackpoolH19:45D 3-3 Sean Cookson (55)
Kieron Pickup (73)
Christopher Turner (83)
Sat 05/09/15Morpeth TownA15:00L 1-4 Kieron Pickup (80p)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
Wed 09/09/15ColneH19:45L 1-3 Christopher Turner (70)
Sat 12/09/15Lancaster CityH15:00L 0-2
  (The Emirates F.A Cup 1Q)
Mon 14/09/15Maine RoadA19:45W 3-0 Kieran Pickup (22)
Kieran Pickup (28)
Kieran Pickup (85)
Sat 19/09/15West Didsbury & ChorltonA15:00L 1-5 Thomas Fowler (82)
Tue 22/09/15NelsonA19:45L 0-4
Sat 26/09/15Winsford UnitedH15:00W 5-1 Kieron Pickup (32)
Kieron Pickup (79)
Curtis Haley (85)
Alexander Murphy (90)
Kieron Pickup (90)
Sat 03/10/151874 NorthwichA15:00L 4-5 Keiron Pickup (24)
Alex Ralph (39)
Curtis Haley (58)
Keiron Pickup (80)
Wed 07/10/15Squires GateH19:45L 0-1
Sat 10/10/15Cammell Laird 1907H15:00W 2-1 Curtis Haley (31)
Curtis Haley (62)
Tue 13/10/15Barnoldswick TownA19:45L 1-2 Thomas Fowler (71)
Sat 17/10/15ColneA15:00D 0-0
Wed 21/10/15SilsdenH19:45W 5-1 Christopher Turner (10)
Nathan Egan (51)
Nathan Egan (80)
Christopher Turner (82)
Christopher Turner (88p)
Sat 24/10/15AFC LiverpoolA15:00W 3-2 Curtis Haley (12)
Lee Botham (57)
Martin Parkes (84)
  (The Men United Cup 2)
Sat 31/10/15Squires GateA15:00L 2-3 Nathan Egan (15)
Curtis Haley (49)
Sat 07/11/15West Didsbury & ChorltonH15:00Postp
Tue 10/11/15Atherton LRA19:45W 5-1 Joshua Emmett (21)
Own Goal (36)
Martin Parkes (43)
Kieron Pickup (73)
Daley Woods (75)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 14/11/15Abbey HeyA15:00L 0-3
Sat 28/11/15Runcorn TownH15:00Postp
  (The Men United Cup 3)
Sat 05/12/15AFC LiverpoolH15:00Postp
Mon 07/12/15Atherton CollieriesA19:45W 4-2 Daley Woods (43p)
Daley Woods (58)
Chris Turner (73)
David Hankin (82)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
Sat 12/12/15Ashton AthleticA15:00Postp
Wed 16/12/15Runcorn TownH19:45Postp
  (The Men United Cup 3)
Sat 19/12/15Cammell Laird 1907A15:00W 3-0 Jordan Scott (22)
David Hankin (71)
Kieran Pickup (90)
Sat 26/12/15AFC DarwenH15:00Postp
Sat 02/01/16NelsonH15:00D 4-4 Kieron Pickup (3)
Daley Woods (85)
Daley Woods (90)
Daley Woods (90)
Sat 09/01/16AFC BlackpoolA15:00Postp
Wed 13/01/16Runcorn TownH19:45LOST Kieron Pickup (10)
Christopher Turner (104)
  (The Men United Cup 3)
  (2-2 AET, 1-1 after 90 mins, Runcorn Town won 4-5 on pens)
Sat 16/01/16Alsager TownH15:00Postp
Sat 23/01/16Runcorn TownA15:00L 0-2
Sat 30/01/16Maine RoadH15:00W 3-1 Martin Parkes (10)
Joshua Emmett (51)
Jake Townsend (81)
Sat 06/02/16Congleton TownH15:00Postp
Tue 09/02/16Ashton AthleticA19:45Postp
Sat 13/02/16Congleton TownA15:00L 2-4 Seydou Bamba (6)
Sean Cookson (33)
Sat 20/02/16Abbey HeyH15:00Postp
Tue 23/02/16Lancaster CityN19:45LOST Christopher Turner (10)
Sean Cookson (42)
Christopher Turner (82)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy SF)
  (at the County Ground, Leyland)
  (3-3 after 90 mins, Lancaster City won 2-0 on pens)
Sat 27/02/16West Didsbury & ChorltonH15:00L 1-3 Kieron Pickup (47)
Wed 02/03/16AFC DarwenH19:45Postp
Sat 05/03/16Runcorn LinnetsA15:00L 1-3 Kieron Pickup (14)
Sat 12/03/16Atherton CollieriesH15:00D 1-1 Kieron Pickup (11)
Tue 15/03/16AFC BlackpoolA19:45D 2-2 Alex Murphy (85)
Gary Hunter (90p)
Sat 19/03/16BootleA15:00W 3-1 Aaron Taylor (32)
Kieron Pickup (55)
Alexander Murphy (90)
Wed 23/03/16AFC LiverpoolH19:45D 1-1 Aaron Taylor (8)
Sat 26/03/16Winsford UnitedA15:00W 4-1 Martin Parkes (12)
Kieron Pickup (14)
Aaron Taylor (28p)
Kieron Pickup (59)
Mon 28/03/16AFC DarwenA15:00W 2-1 Jake Townsend (44)
Aaron Taylor (65)
Sat 02/04/161874 NorthwichH15:00L 0-7
Wed 06/04/16Alsager TownH20:00W 6-3 Martin Parkes (28)
Jake Townsend (40)
Jake Townsend (59)
Aaron Taylor (67)
Aaron Taylor (85)
Kieron Pickup (90)
Sat 09/04/16AFC LiverpoolA15:00D 2-2 Sean Cookson (66)
Reece Pearce (81)
Sat 16/04/16Runcorn TownH15:00D 1-1 Reece Pearce (80)
Wed 20/04/16Congleton TownH19:45W 4-3 Martin Parkes (9)
Sean Cookson (53)
Sean Cookson (58)
Jake Townsend (68)
Sat 23/04/16Alsager TownA15:00W 2-0 Thomas Fowler (50)
Aaron Taylor (75)
Tue 26/04/16Ashton AthleticA19:45W 4-2 Kieron Pickup (49)
Alexander Murphy (69)
Alexander Murphy (87)
Kieron Pickup (90)
Sat 30/04/16Abbey HeyH15:00W 2-1 Aaron Taylor (17)
Kieron Pickup (31)
Wed 04/05/16AFC DarwenH19:45L 0-2
Sat 07/05/16Runcorn LinnetsH15:00L 0-4

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
08/08/15Bootle (H) D 1-1
10/08/15Atherton Colls (A) W 4-2
16/08/15Whickham (A) W 2-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
19/08/15Barnoldswick Tn (H) L 0-2
22/08/15Ashton Athletic (H) W 2-1
25/08/15Silsden (A) L 2-3
29/08/15Silsden (A) W 2-0
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
02/09/15AFC Blackpool (H) D 3-3
05/09/15Morpeth Town (A) L 1-4
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
09/09/15Colne (H) L 1-3
12/09/15Lancaster City (H) L 0-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup 1Q)
14/09/15Maine Road (A) W 3-0
19/09/15West Did & Chor (A) L 1-5
22/09/15Nelson (A) L 0-4
26/09/15Winsford United (H) W 5-1
03/10/151874 Northwich (A) L 4-5
07/10/15Squires Gate (H) L 0-1
10/10/15Cammell Laird (H) W 2-1
13/10/15Barnoldswick Tn (A) L 1-2
17/10/15Colne (A) D 0-0
21/10/15Silsden (H) W 5-1
24/10/15AFC Liverpool (A) W 3-2
(The Men United Cup 2)
31/10/15Squires Gate (A) L 2-3
07/11/15West Did & Chor (H) Postp
10/11/15Atherton LR (A) W 5-1
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
14/11/15Abbey Hey (A) L 0-3
28/11/15Runcorn Town (H) Postp
(The Men United Cup 3)
05/12/15AFC Liverpool (H) Postp
07/12/15Atherton Colls (A) W 4-2
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
12/12/15Ashton Athletic (A) Postp
16/12/15Runcorn Town (H) Postp
(The Men United Cup 3)
19/12/15Cammell Laird (A) W 3-0
26/12/15AFC Darwen (H) Postp
02/01/16Nelson (H) D 4-4
09/01/16AFC Blackpool (A) Postp
13/01/16Runcorn Town (H) L
(The Men United Cup 3)
(2-2 AET, 1-1 after 90 mins, Runcorn Town won 4-5 on pens)
16/01/16Alsager Town (H) Postp
23/01/16Runcorn Town (A) L 0-2
30/01/16Maine Road (H) W 3-1
06/02/16Congleton Town (H) Postp
09/02/16Ashton Athletic (A) Postp
13/02/16Congleton Town (A) L 2-4
20/02/16Abbey Hey (H) Postp
23/02/16Lancaster City (A) L
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy SF)
(3-3 after 90 mins, Lancaster City won 2-0 on pens)
27/02/16West Did & Chor (H) L 1-3
02/03/16AFC Darwen (H) Postp
05/03/16Runcorn Linnets (A) L 1-3
12/03/16Atherton Colls (H) D 1-1
15/03/16AFC Blackpool (A) D 2-2
19/03/16Bootle (A) W 3-1
23/03/16AFC Liverpool (H) D 1-1
26/03/16Winsford United (A) W 4-1
28/03/16AFC Darwen (A) W 2-1
02/04/161874 Northwich (H) L 0-7
06/04/16Alsager Town (H) W 6-3
09/04/16AFC Liverpool (A) D 2-2
16/04/16Runcorn Town (H) D 1-1
20/04/16Congleton Town (H) W 4-3
23/04/16Alsager Town (A) W 2-0
26/04/16Ashton Athletic (A) W 4-2
30/04/16Abbey Hey (H) W 2-1
04/05/16AFC Darwen (H) L 0-2
07/05/16Runcorn Linnets (H) L 0-4

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Michael Aspin2000000
Seydou Bamba49010045
Lee Botham17010011
Jamie Bradley (GK)5000000
Thomas Bradley *0000000
Corey Cook0100000
Sean Cookson201170001
Richard Cowan4000010
Matthew Cross32500030
Michael Donlon (GK)25000111
Cameron Dudley0000000
Nathan Egan4112000
Joshua Emmott211711012
Samuel Farrow4800000
Paul Fildes *2300010
Andrew Fitzgerald11000100
Reece Fletcher1200000
Thomas Fowler30330010
Adam Freeland3000000
Darren Green5100010
Curtis Haley (GK)16651012
David Hankin20320010
Andrew Hill *21820040
Garry Hunter15010002
Sean Lonton-Davis *20000030
Chappy Massamba6320000
Marc Mullan0100000
Alexander Murphy271442034
Martin Parkes36260084
Reece Pearce1603000
Kieron Pickup3942410011
James Pilling0000000
Alex Ralph12720010
Aubrey Rogers0000000
John Rogers *0000000
Jordan Scott10810000
Dominc Slaven121000012
Aaron Taylor14080000
Jake Townsend11341012
Christopher Turner272101025
Karl Turner *1000000
Joshua Walne *15100010
Paul Walsh0000000
Michael West141000020
Daley Woods *8060000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Other Current Squad Members

No Squad Members Found

Matchday Information

Ground: YESSS Electrical Arena

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

Postcode: BB12 8LE

Telephone: 01282 773742

Midweek Night: Wednesday

2015/16 Admission Prices: Adults £6, Concessions £3

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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Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: YESSS Electrical 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 Stockings

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Lime Shirts, Lime Shorts, Lime Stockings

Alternative Colours: Red Shirts, Blue Shorts, Red Stockings

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

Secretary: Alan Smith

Chairman: Frank Heys

Manager: Steve Wilkes

Programme Editor: Alan Smith

Committee / Directors: Frank Heys, Alan Smith, Fred Whalley, Terry Hull, Sarah Pearce, Gareth Birchall, Peter Haigh, Mark Briggs, David Parkes, John Pilling, Bob Clark, Graham Howarth, Michael Cowan

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.