Nelson

FORMED
1881
MANAGER
Andy Harrison
GROUND
Little Wembley
TWITTER
@Nelsonfc1

Current Position: 13th

P W D L F A Pts
4 1 1 2 5 7 4

Current Form: 13th

P W D L F A
4 1 1 2 5 7

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
17/08/19Lower Breck (A)L 1-4
13/08/19AFC Blackpool (H)L 1-2
06/08/19Prestwich Heys (A)W 2-0
03/08/19Atherton LR (H)D 1-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
21/08/19Bacup Borough (A)20:00
24/08/19Shelley (H)15:00
26/08/19Cleator Moor Celtic (H)15:00
31/08/19Seaham Red Star (H)15:00
07/09/19Ashton Town (A)15:00
14/09/19AFC Liverpool (H)15:00

Latest News:

HARRISON: "I want us to be a problem for other teams!"
Nelson boss opens up on his third stint at the club, survival, recruiting players and the season ahead.
Macron Club of the Month Award Presentation - Nelson
Nelson won the Macron Club of the Month award for the First Division North in December.
Emblematically Speaking - Nelson
Stewart Taylor delves into local history in East Lancashire, as he investigates the story behind the Nelson FC club emblem.
New Manager at Nelson
At Little Wembley there is a new man at the helm of the Lancashire Club

Latest Tweets:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 03/08/19Atherton LR H15:00D 1-1 Jack Coop (55)
Tue 06/08/19Prestwich Heys A19:45W 2-0 Jack Coop (17p)
Teal Amos (68)
Sat 10/08/19AFC BlackpoolH15:00Postp
Tue 13/08/19AFC Blackpool H19:45L 1-2 Sam Dickinson (47)
Sat 17/08/19Lower Breck A15:00L 1-4 Alex Grice (9)
Wed 21/08/19Bacup BoroughA20:00 
Sat 24/08/19ShelleyH15:00 
Mon 26/08/19Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 31/08/19Seaham Red StarH15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 07/09/19Ashton TownA15:00 
Sat 14/09/19AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Sat 21/09/19Emley AFCA15:00 
Sat 28/09/19AFC DarwenA15:00 
Sat 05/10/19West Didsbury & ChorltonA15:00 
  (The First Division Cup 2)
Sat 12/10/19Daisy HillH15:00 
Sat 19/10/19St Helens TownA15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 26/10/19Holker Old BoysA15:00 
Sat 02/11/19Golcar UnitedH15:00 
Sat 09/11/19ChaddertonH15:00 
Sat 16/11/19Daisy HillA15:00 
Sat 23/11/19St Helens TownH15:00 
Sat 30/11/19Golcar UnitedA15:00 
Sat 07/12/19Holker Old BoysH15:00 
Sat 14/12/19ShelleyA15:00 
Sat 21/12/19Emley AFCH15:00 
Thu 26/12/19SteetonH15:00 
Sat 28/12/19AFC BlackpoolA15:00 
Sat 04/01/20GarstangA15:00 
Sat 11/01/20PilkingtonH15:00 
Sat 25/01/20Prestwich HeysH15:00 
Sat 01/02/20Atherton LRA15:00 
Sat 08/02/20St Helens TownA15:00 
Sat 15/02/20Bacup BoroughH15:00 
Sat 29/02/20Ashton TownH15:00 
Sat 07/03/20Cleator Moor CelticA15:00 
Sat 14/03/20PilkingtonA15:00 
Sat 21/03/20GarstangH15:00 
Sat 04/04/20ChaddertonA15:00 
Sat 11/04/20AFC DarwenH15:00 
Mon 13/04/20SteetonA15:00 
Sat 18/04/20AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 25/04/20Lower BreckH15:00 
TBCHolker Old BoysH19:45 
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
03/08/19Atherton LR (H) D 1-1
06/08/19Prestwich Heys (A) W 2-0
10/08/19AFC Blackpool (H) Postp
13/08/19AFC Blackpool (H) L 1-2
17/08/19Lower Breck (A) L 1-4
21/08/19Bacup Borough (A) 20:00
24/08/19Shelley (H) 15:00
26/08/19Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
31/08/19Seaham RS (H) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
07/09/19Ashton Town (A) 15:00
14/09/19AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
21/09/19Emley AFC (A) 15:00
28/09/19AFC Darwen (A) 15:00
05/10/19West Dids & Chor (A) 15:00
(The First Division Cup 2)
12/10/19Daisy Hill (H) 15:00
19/10/19St Helens Town (A) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 1)
26/10/19Holker OB (A) 15:00
02/11/19Golcar United (H) 15:00
09/11/19Chadderton (H) 15:00
16/11/19Daisy Hill (A) 15:00
23/11/19St Helens Town (H) 15:00
30/11/19Golcar United (A) 15:00
07/12/19Holker OB (H) 15:00
14/12/19Shelley (A) 15:00
21/12/19Emley AFC (H) 15:00
26/12/19Steeton (H) 15:00
28/12/19AFC Blackpool (A) 15:00
04/01/20Garstang (A) 15:00
11/01/20Pilkington (H) 15:00
25/01/20Prestwich Heys (H) 15:00
01/02/20Atherton LR (A) 15:00
08/02/20St Helens Town (A) 15:00
15/02/20Bacup Borough (H) 15:00
29/02/20Ashton Town (H) 15:00
07/03/20Cleator Moor (A) 15:00
14/03/20Pilkington (A) 15:00
21/03/20Garstang (H) 15:00
04/04/20Chadderton (A) 15:00
11/04/20AFC Darwen (H) 15:00
13/04/20Steeton (A) 15:00
18/04/20AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
25/04/20Lower Breck (H) 15:00
TBCHolker OB (H)
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)

Matchday Information

Ground: Little Wembley

Address: Lomeshaye Way, Nelson, Lancashire.

Postcode: BB9 7BN

Telephone: 01772 794103


Midweek Night: Monday

2019/20 Admission Prices:

Programme Price:

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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Nearest Railway: Nelson (0.8 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: The nearest bus stop is outside the ground which the number 8 bus locally runs along

Parking Facilities: There is on street car parking outside the ground, but no on-site parking for supporters. There is also parking 300 yards away either side of the ground at the business village or next to Victoria Park.

Ground Facilities: Nelson have a main bar in the clubhouse serving hot and cold drinks, plus pies and cold snacks. They have covered seating in our main stand for over 150 people plus a little extra space for standing. The other three ends are open.

The club also has outdoor access toilets and a club shop, and runs a golden goal draw and a football card on matchdays to raise funds for the club.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: AFC Nelson Limited C/N 08062952


Ground: Little Wembley

Address: Lomeshaye Way, Nelson, Lancashire.

Postcode: BB9 7BN

Telephone: 01772 794103


Website: http://www.nelson-fc.com/

Twitter: @Nelsonfc1


Registered Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Green Shirts, Green Shorts, Green Socks

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


Secretary: Abdul Khan

Chairman: Fayyaz Ahmed MBE

Manager: Andy Harrison

Programme Editor: Shoaib Khan

Committee / Directors: Abdul Khan, Fayyaz Ahmed MBE, Zul Hussain, Daniel Ogden


County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1881

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

Honours:

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

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