AFC Blackpool

FORMED
1947
MANAGER
Martin Baird
GROUND
Mechanics Ground
TWITTER
@AFCBlackpool

Current Position: 1st

P W D L F A Pts
2 2 0 0 6 1 6

Current Form: 1st

P W D L F A
2 2 0 0 6 1

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
03/08/21Holker Old Boys (H)W 4-0
31/07/21Ashton Town (A)W 2-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
07/08/21Cleator Moor Celtic (H)15:00
14/08/21Nelson (H)15:00
19/08/21St Helens Town (A)19:45
21/08/21Bacup Borough (A)15:00
28/08/21Steeton (A)15:00
30/08/21Garstang (H)15:00

Latest News:

Baird brings in Hurst at Blackpool
AFC Blackpool Manager Martin Baird has strengthened his backroom team with the arrival of Simon Hurst as Joint Assistant Manager
McCaragher jets off back to Sweden to continue professional career
Central midfielder Greg McCaragher's time with AFC Blackpool has come to an end as he flies back to Sweden
Local community step in for AFC Blackpool
Vandalism had left the ground in no state to host football, just weeks before the season was due to begin.
Baird project building at The Mechanics
AFC Blackpool boss wants his side to take care of the old cliches

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 31/07/21Ashton Town A W 2-1 Oscar Radcliffe (25)
Oscar Radcliffe (32)
Tue 03/08/21Holker Old Boys HW 4-0 Matthew Lawlor (9)
John-Jo Morris (15)
John-Jo Morris(57)
Oscar Radcliffe (75)
Sat 07/08/21Cleator Moor CelticH 
Sat 14/08/21NelsonH 
Thu 19/08/21St Helens TownA 
Sat 21/08/21Bacup BoroughA 
Sat 28/08/21SteetonA 
Mon 30/08/21GarstangH 
Sat 11/09/21Barnoldswick TownA 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
31/07/21Ashton Town (A) W 2-1
03/08/21Holker OB (H) W 4-0
07/08/21Cleator Moor (H)
14/08/21Nelson (H)
19/08/21St Helens Town (A)
21/08/21Bacup Borough (A)
28/08/21Steeton (A)
30/08/21Garstang (H)
11/09/21Barnoldswick Town (A)
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Jacob Aspinall00000
Martin Baird00000
Conah Bishop10000
Mark Buchan00000
Carnan Dawson00000
Djay Dela Cruz00000
Francis Donaghy10000
Benjamin Duffield10000
Benedict Fishwick00000
Jacob Gregory00000
Daniel Hall20000
Kyle Higham00000
James Hughes00000
Matthew Lawlor00000
Billy McKenna20000
Ryan McLean20000
Alexander McLoughlin00000
John-Jo Morris00000
Daniel Pickering20000
Oscar Radcliffe23001
Benjamin Roberts20000
Joseph Robinson00000
Lewis Simmons10000
Sam Staunton-Turner00000
Adam Sumner00000
Kyle White00000
Ellis Wilson00000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Martin Baird 
Mark Buchan 
Georgia Lambe 
Mark Williams 

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Jacob Aspinall00
Martin Baird00
Conah Bishop10
Mark Buchan00
Carnan Dawson00
Djay Dela Cruz00
Francis Donaghy10
Benjamin Duffield10
Benedict Fishwick00
Jacob Gregory00
Daniel Hall20
Kyle Higham00
James Hughes00
Matthew Lawlor00
Billy McKenna20
Ryan McLean20
Alexander McLoughlin00
John-Jo Morris00
Daniel Pickering20
Oscar Radcliffe23
Benjamin Roberts20
Joseph Robinson00
Lewis Simmons10
Sam Staunton-Turner00
Adam Sumner00
Kyle White00
Ellis Wilson00

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Martin Baird 
Mark Buchan 
Georgia Lambe 
Mark Williams 

Matchday Information

Ground: Mechanics Ground

Address: Jepson Way, off Common Edge Road, Blackpool, Lancashire

Postcode: FY4 5DY

Telephone: 01253 761721


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2021/22 Admission Prices: £6 Adults, £3 Concessions

Programme Price: £2.00

Directions: M6 to M55, exit at junction 4. At roundabout turn left along A583 to traffic lights, turn right into Whitehill Road, to traffic lights (2 miles). Go straight across the main road into Jepson Way, ground at top


Nearest Railway: Squires Gate (1.8 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Number 17 from Blackpool Town Centre

Parking Facilities: Parking facilities at the side of the ground

Ground Facilities: Bar and Catering facilities

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated


Ground: Mechanics Ground

Address: Jepson Way, off Common Edge Road, Blackpool, Lancashire

Postcode: FY4 5DY

Telephone: 01253 761721


Website: http://www.afcblackpool.org.uk/

Twitter: @AFCBlackpool


Registered Colours: Tangerine Shirts, Tangerine Shorts, White Stockings

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

Alternative Colours: White Shirts, White Shorts, Orange Socks

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


Secretary: Alan Lowe

Chairman: Henry Baldwin

Manager: Martin Baird

Programme Editor: Antony Clegg

Committee / Directors: Henry Baldwin, Alan Lowe, William Singleton, John Sanderson, Carole Webster, Kerry Rowe,


County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1947

Record Attendance: 4,300 v FC United (18/02/06 at Bloomfield Road), 503 v Bootle (21/03/15 at The Mechanics)

Previous Leagues:

Fylde League
Blackpool &
Fylde Combination
West Lancashire League
Lancashire Combination

Honours:

NWCFL Division 1 Champions 2010/11
NWCFL Division 3 Champions 1985/86
Lancashire County FA Shield Winners 1957/58, 1960/61
West Lancashire League Champions 1960/61, 1961/62
Lancashire Combination Bridge Shield Winners 1972/73

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