AFC Blackpool
Dave Worthington
Mechanics Ground

Current Position: 10th

P W D L F A Pts
2 1 0 1 4 4 3

Current Form: 10th

2 1 0 1 4 4

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
15/08/17Silsden (H)L 1-3
12/08/17FC Oswestry Town (A)W 3-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
19/08/17Bacup Borough (H)15:00
26/08/17Whitchurch Alport (H)15:00
30/08/17Holker Old Boys (A)19:45
02/09/17Prestwich Heys (A)15:00
09/09/17West Didsbury & Chorlton (H)15:00
16/09/17New Mills (A)15:00

Latest News:

New appointment at AFC Blackpool
AFC Blackpool have announced the appointment of Mark Williams as assistant manager.
All change at AFC Blackpool
AFC Blackpool have announced the appointment of Dave Worthington as the new first team manager, as part of a reshuffle at the club.
AFC Blackpool Kits Are A Hit In Kenya
Several sets of AFC Blackpool kits are now being worn proudly by children in a village school in Kenya.
AFC Blackpool Charity Game Cancelled
AFC Blackpool have announced that the Gary Parkinson Charity game scheduled for this Wednesday has been cancelled.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 12/08/17FC Oswestry Town A15:00W 3-1 Benjamin Duffield (21)
Benjamin Duffield (64)
Billy McKenna (67)
Tue 15/08/17Silsden H19:45L 1-3 Ben Duffield (57)
Sat 19/08/17Bacup BoroughH15:00 
Sat 26/08/17Whitchurch AlportH15:00 
Wed 30/08/17Holker Old BoysA19:45 
Sat 02/09/17Prestwich HeysA15:00 
Sat 09/09/17West Didsbury & ChorltonH15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 16/09/17New MillsA15:00 
Sat 30/09/17Sandbach UnitedA15:00 
Tue 03/10/17SilsdenA19:45 
Sat 07/10/17Abbey Hulton UnitedH15:00 
Sat 14/10/17St Helens TownA15:00 
Tue 17/10/17NelsonH19:45 
  (The Macron Cup 1 N)
Sat 21/10/17Atherton LRH15:00 
Sat 28/10/17EccleshallA15:00 
Tue 31/10/17SilsdenH19:45 
  (The LWC Drinks First Division Cup 2 N)
Sat 04/11/17Cammell Laird 1907A15:00 
Sat 11/11/17NelsonH15:00 
Thu 16/11/17Bacup BoroughA20:00 
Sat 18/11/17Stockport TownH15:00 
Sat 25/11/17Whitchurch AlportA15:00 
Tue 28/11/17Holker Old BoysH19:45 
Sat 02/12/17Alsager TownH15:00 
Sat 09/12/17Carlisle CityA15:00 
Sat 16/12/17Cammell Laird 1907H15:00 
Sat 23/12/17ChaddertonA15:00 
Tue 26/12/17Litherland REMYCAH15:00 
Sat 30/12/17Alsager TownA15:00 
Sat 06/01/18Daisy HillH15:00 
Sat 13/01/18NelsonA15:00 
Sat 20/01/18St Helens TownH15:00 
Sat 27/01/18Carlisle CityH15:00 
Sat 03/02/18Cheadle TownA15:00 
Sat 10/02/18EccleshallH15:00 
Sat 17/02/18Stockport TownA15:00 
Sat 24/02/18New MillsH15:00 
Sat 03/03/18ChaddertonH15:00 
Sat 24/03/18Atherton LRA15:00 
Sat 31/03/18Prestwich HeysH15:00 
Mon 02/04/18Daisy HillA15:00 
Sat 07/04/18FC Oswestry TownH15:00 
Sat 14/04/18Sandbach UnitedH15:00 
Sat 21/04/18Litherland REMYCAA15:00 
Sat 28/04/18Cheadle TownH15:00 
Sat 05/05/18Abbey Hulton UnitedA15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
12/08/17FC Oswestry (A) W 3-1
15/08/17Silsden (H) L 1-3
19/08/17Bacup Borough (H) 15:00
26/08/17Whitchurch Alp (H) 15:00
30/08/17Holker OB (A) 19:45
02/09/17Prestwich Heys (A) 15:00
09/09/17West Did & Chor (H) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
16/09/17New Mills (A) 15:00
30/09/17Sandbach (A) 15:00
03/10/17Silsden (A) 19:45
07/10/17Abbey Hulton (H) 15:00
14/10/17St Helens Town (A) 15:00
17/10/17Nelson (H) 19:45
(The Macron Cup 1 N)
21/10/17Atherton LR (H) 15:00
28/10/17Eccleshall (A) 15:00
31/10/17Silsden (H) 19:45
(The LWC Drinks First Division Cup 2 N)
04/11/17Cammell Laird (A) 15:00
11/11/17Nelson (H) 15:00
16/11/17Bacup Borough (A) 20:00
18/11/17Stockport Town (H) 15:00
25/11/17Whitchurch Alp (A) 15:00
28/11/17Holker OB (H) 19:45
02/12/17Alsager Town (H) 15:00
09/12/17Carlisle City (A) 15:00
16/12/17Cammell Laird (H) 15:00
23/12/17Chadderton (A) 15:00
26/12/17Lith REMYCA (H) 15:00
30/12/17Alsager Town (A) 15:00
06/01/18Daisy Hill (H) 15:00
13/01/18Nelson (A) 15:00
20/01/18St Helens Town (H) 15:00
27/01/18Carlisle City (H) 15:00
03/02/18Cheadle Town (A) 15:00
10/02/18Eccleshall (H) 15:00
17/02/18Stockport Town (A) 15:00
24/02/18New Mills (H) 15:00
03/03/18Chadderton (H) 15:00
24/03/18Atherton LR (A) 15:00
31/03/18Prestwich Heys (H) 15:00
02/04/18Daisy Hill (A) 15:00
07/04/18FC Oswestry (H) 15:00
14/04/18Sandbach (H) 15:00
21/04/18Lith REMYCA (A) 15:00
28/04/18Cheadle Town (H) 15:00
05/05/18Abbey Hulton (A) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Jake Audin0000000
Martin Baird0000000
Stephen Betteridge2000010
Conah Bishop1100000
Aran Bottomley0000000
Alex Cameron (GK)0000000
Matthew Cassidy2000000
Michael Clark0000000
Aaron Clarke0000000
Joseph Clegg0000000
Carnan Dawson1000000
Benjamin Duffield2030011
Benjamin Fishwick2000000
Benjamin Fletcher (GK) *0000000
Kit Gregory0000000
Callum Kirkland (GK)2000000
Kayode Leyland0100000
Billy McKenna2010010
Daniel Mottram2000001
Matthew Muscroft0100000
Jamie Nay2000000
Ulrich Ngamba0000000
Daniel Pickering2000000
Carl Purdon0200000
Andrew Speight (GK)0000000
Ryan Stayte0000000
Alexander Taylor0000000
Jack Taylor0000000
Marc Taylor2000010
Ryan Vaughan0000000
Zackery Wilkes0000000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Staff Members

Martin Baird$ 
Andrew Gordan Speight$ 
Mark Williams$ 
David Worthington$ 

Matchday Information

Ground: Mechanics Ground

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

Postcode: FY4 5DY

Telephone: 01253 761721

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2017/18 Admission Prices: £6 Adults, £3 Concessions

Programme Price: £1.00

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

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

Nearest Railway: Squires Gate

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, Common Edge Road, Blackpool, Lancashire

Postcode: FY4 5DY

Telephone: 01253 761721


Twitter: @AFCBlackpool

Registered Colours: Tangerine Shirts, Tangerine Shorts, White Stockings

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

Alternative Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Socks

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

Secretary: Billy Singleton

Chairman: Stuart Parker

Manager: Dave Worthington

Programme Editor: Antony Clegg

Committee / Directors: Stuart Parker, Billy Singleton, John Sanderson, Henry David Baldwin, Neil Carman, Steve Parris, Valerie Singleton, Carole Webster, Henry Rowe, Alan Lowe, Sam Steele, Steve Whitehouse

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


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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