Nelson

FORMED
1881
MANAGER
Andy Harrison
GROUND
Little Wembley
TWITTER
@Nelsonfc1

Current Position: 16th

P W D L F A Pts
4 1 0 3 11 13 3

Current Form: 13th

P W D L F A
6 2 0 4 17 20

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
31/10/20Daisy Hill (H)W 5-0
28/10/20Lower Breck (H)L 0-5
21/10/20Garstang (H)L 3-4
17/10/20Ashington (H)L 1-4
13/10/20Cleator Moor Celtic (A)L 3-4
19/09/20Carlisle City (A)W 5-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
19/12/20Atherton LR (H)15:00
26/12/20Steeton (A)15:00
02/01/21St Helens Town (H)15:00
09/01/21Ashton Town (A)15:00
16/01/21Pilkington (A)15:00
23/01/21AFC Liverpool (A)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 19/09/20Carlisle City A15:00W 5-3 Own Goal (2)
Max Cane (47)
Zac Clark (52)
Zac Clark (62)
Sebastian Julien (90+4)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 03/10/20Atherton LR A15:00Postp
Mon 05/10/20Daisy Hill A19:45Aband
Sat 10/10/20AshingtonH15:00Postp
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Tue 13/10/20Cleator Moor Celtic A20:00L 3-4 Own Goal (41)
Samuel Holt (50)
Jack Foster (63)
Sat 17/10/20Ashington H15:00L 1-4 Daniel Fagan (86)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 17/10/20Holker Old BoysH15:00Postp
Wed 21/10/20Garstang H19:45L 3-4 Jack Foster (28)
Dylan Meredith (38)
Charlie Lloyd (39)
Sat 24/10/20AFC BlackpoolA15:00Postp
Wed 28/10/20Lower Breck H19:45L 0-5
Sat 31/10/20Daisy Hill H15:00W 5-0 Jack Foster (6)
Zac Clark (24)
Charlie Lloyd (28)
Jack Foster (43)
Jack Foster (63p)
Wed 04/11/20Bacup BoroughH19:45Postp
Sat 19/12/20Atherton LRH15:00 
Sat 26/12/20SteetonA15:00 
Sat 02/01/21St Helens TownH15:00 
Sat 09/01/21Ashton TownA15:00 
Sat 16/01/21PilkingtonA15:00 
Sat 23/01/21AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 30/01/21Bacup BoroughA15:00 
Sat 06/02/21Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 13/02/21Bury AFCH15:00 
Sat 20/02/21ChaddertonA15:00 
Wed 24/02/21Holker Old BoysA19:45 
Sat 27/02/21AFC BlackpoolH15:00 
Sat 06/03/21Lower BreckA15:00 
Sat 13/03/21Prestwich HeysH15:00 
Sat 20/03/21AFC DarwenA15:00 
Sat 03/04/21St Helens TownA15:00 
Mon 05/04/21SteetonH15:00 
Sat 10/04/21Bury AFCA15:00 
Sat 17/04/21Ashton TownH15:00 
Sat 24/04/21GarstangA15:00 
Wed 28/04/21Bacup BoroughH19:45 
Mon 03/05/21Prestwich HeysA15:00 
Sat 08/05/21Golcar UnitedH15:00 
Mon 10/05/21ChaddertonH19:45 
Tue 18/05/21Atherton LRA19:45 
Mon 24/05/21AFC BlackpoolA19:45 
Sat 29/05/21PilkingtonH15:00 
Mon 31/05/21Holker Old BoysH15:00 
Sat 12/06/21AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
TBCDaisy HillA 
TBCGolcar UnitedA 
TBCAFC DarwenH 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
19/09/20Carlisle City (A) W 5-3
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
03/10/20Atherton LR (A) Postp
05/10/20Daisy Hill (A) Aband
10/10/20Ashington (H) Postp
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
13/10/20Cleator Moor (A) L 3-4
17/10/20Ashington (H) L 1-4
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
17/10/20Holker OB (H) Postp
21/10/20Garstang (H) L 3-4
24/10/20AFC Blackpool (A) Postp
28/10/20Lower Breck (H) L 0-5
31/10/20Daisy Hill (H) W 5-0
04/11/20Bacup Borough (H) Postp
19/12/20Atherton LR (H) 15:00
26/12/20Steeton (A) 15:00
02/01/21St Helens Town (H) 15:00
09/01/21Ashton Town (A) 15:00
16/01/21Pilkington (A) 15:00
23/01/21AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
30/01/21Bacup Borough (A) 15:00
06/02/21Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
13/02/21Bury AFC (H) 15:00
20/02/21Chadderton (A) 15:00
24/02/21Holker OB (A) 19:45
27/02/21AFC Blackpool (H) 15:00
06/03/21Lower Breck (A) 15:00
13/03/21Prestwich Heys (H) 15:00
20/03/21AFC Darwen (A) 15:00
03/04/21St Helens Town (A) 15:00
05/04/21Steeton (H) 15:00
10/04/21Bury AFC (A) 15:00
17/04/21Ashton Town (H) 15:00
24/04/21Garstang (A) 15:00
28/04/21Bacup Borough (H) 19:45
03/05/21Prestwich Heys (A) 15:00
08/05/21Golcar United (H) 15:00
10/05/21Chadderton (H) 19:45
18/05/21Atherton LR (A) 19:45
24/05/21AFC Blackpool (A) 19:45
29/05/21Pilkington (H) 15:00
31/05/21Holker OB (H) 15:00
12/06/21AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
TBCDaisy Hill (A)
TBCGolcar United (A)
TBCAFC Darwen (H)

Matchday Information

Ground: Little Wembley

Address: Lomeshaye Way, Nelson, Lancashire.

Postcode: BB9 7BN

Telephone: 01772 794103


Midweek Night: Wednesday

2020/21 Admission Prices:

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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: Grey Shirts, Black Shorts, Black Socks

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


Secretary: Abdul Khan

Chairman: Shaun Bowland

Manager: Andy Harrison

Programme Editor: Shoaib Khan

Committee / Directors: 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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