Liam Smith & Dixon Lambert
Ruby Civil Arena

Current Position: 15th

P W D L F A Pts
20 7 3 10 39 43 24

Current Form: 19th

6 0 2 4 8 14

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
15/12/18Winsford United (A)L 1-4
12/12/18Runcorn Town (A)L 2-3
24/11/18Burscough (A)D 3-3
17/11/18City of Liverpool (H)L 0-1
13/11/18Irlam (A)L 0-1
10/11/18Litherland REMYCA (A)D 2-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
22/12/18Barnoldswick Town (H)15:00
26/12/18Ashton Athletic (A)15:00
29/12/181874 Northwich (H)15:00
08/01/19Charnock Richard (H)19:45
15/01/19Northwich Victoria (H)19:45
19/01/19Whitchurch Alport (A)15:00

Latest News:

Focus on youth at Padiham
Padiham joint-managers Liam Smith and Dixon Lambert give their views on the season so far, with their rebuilt youthful squad.
Padiham welcome junior players
Padiham hosted over 200 members of their junior teams at a photo shoot before their home game against West Didsbury & Chorlton on Saturday.
Brave Ben's Cancer Research fundraiser
Padiham youth team player Ben Hall is raising money this Saturday for Cancer Research UK.
Emblematically Speaking - Padiham
This week Stewart Taylor examines the history behind the Padiham FC emblem.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 04/08/18Runcorn Town H15:00L 2-5 Stephen Hall (63)
James Dean (76)
Tue 07/08/18Barnoldswick Town A19:45W 3-1 Thomas Hulme (35)
Liam O`Neill (60)
Daniel Wilkins (61)
Sat 11/08/18Liversedge A15:00L 2-5 Christopher Turner (24)
Michael Samson (69)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Sat 18/08/18Whitchurch Alport H15:00W 3-2 Christopher Turner (36)
Christopher Turner (70)
Lee Knight (86)
Wed 22/08/18Silsden H19:45L 1-4 Liam ONeill (55)
Sat 25/08/181874 Northwich A15:00W 3-1 Liam O`Neill (43)
Liam O`Neill (51)
Christopher Turner (54p)
Mon 27/08/18Squires Gate A15:00L 0-1
Sat 01/09/18Northwich Victoria A15:00D 2-2 Oliver Ford (36)
Lee Knight (70)
Sat 08/09/18West Didsbury & Chorlton H15:00W 1-0 Jake Hargreaves (75)
Sat 15/09/18Prestwich Heys H15:00D 2-2 James Dean (15)
Liam O`Neill (68)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
  (AET, 2-2 after 90 mins)
Tue 18/09/18Prestwich Heys A19:45L 2-6 Jack Tinning (74)
Liam O’Neill pen (82)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q R)
Sat 22/09/18Litherland REMYCA H15:00W 4-0 Jack Tinning (24)
Michael Fowler (45)
Michael Fowler (45)
Chris Turner (57)
Tue 25/09/18Squires Gate A19:45W 2-0 Liam O`Neill (13p)
Liam O`Neill (46)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 29/09/18Burscough H15:00L 2-3 Michael Fowler (26)
Liam O`Neill (88)
Tue 02/10/18Charnock Richard A19:45W 5-3 Liam ONeill (7)
Liam ONeill (42)
Alan Zuqoli (66)
Benjamin Fletcher (68)
Michael Fowler (90)
Sat 06/10/18Congleton Town A15:00Aband
Sat 13/10/18Abbey Hey A15:00L 1-2 Christopher Turner (65p)
Tue 16/10/18Bootle A19:45L 0-4
Sat 20/10/18Shelley H15:00W 5-1 Christopher Turner (25)
Lee Knight (37)
Liam ONeill (63)
Liam ONeill (71)
Christopher Turner (90)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 27/10/18Hanley Town H15:00W 4-1 Christopher Turner (59)
Liam O`Neill (65)
Thomas Hulme (69)
Lee Knight (71)
Tue 06/11/18Radcliffe A19:45L 0-2
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 10/11/18Litherland REMYCA A15:00D 2-2 Liam O`Neill (20)
Lee Knight (78)
Tue 13/11/18Irlam A19:45L 0-1
Sat 17/11/18City of Liverpool H15:00L 0-1
Sat 24/11/18Burscough A15:00D 3-3 Lee Knight (7)
Liam O`Neill (47)
Millenic Alli (83)
Sat 08/12/18Charnock RichardH15:00Postp
Wed 12/12/18Runcorn Town A19:45L 2-3 Liam ONeill (70)
Liam ONeill (79)
Sat 15/12/18Winsford United A15:00L 1-4 George Blackwell (80)
Sat 22/12/18Barnoldswick TownH15:00 
Wed 26/12/18Ashton AthleticA15:00 
Sat 29/12/181874 NorthwichH15:00 
Tue 08/01/19Charnock RichardH19:45 
Tue 15/01/19Northwich VictoriaH19:45 
Sat 19/01/19Whitchurch AlportA15:00 
Sat 02/02/19Hanley TownA15:00 
Sat 16/02/19IrlamH15:00 
Sat 23/02/19BootleH15:00 
Sat 09/03/19SilsdenA15:00 
Sat 16/03/19Abbey HeyH15:00 
Sat 23/03/19West Didsbury & ChorltonA15:00 
Sat 30/03/19Congleton TownH15:00 
Sat 13/04/19Squires GateH15:00 
Sat 20/04/19City of LiverpoolA15:00 
Mon 22/04/19Ashton AthleticH15:00 
Sat 27/04/19Winsford UnitedH15:00 
TBCCongleton TownA 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
04/08/18Runcorn Town (H) L 2-5
07/08/18Barnoldswick Tn (A) W 3-1
11/08/18Liversedge (A) L 2-5
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
18/08/18Whitchurch Alp (H) W 3-2
22/08/18Silsden (H) L 1-4
25/08/181874 Northwich (A) W 3-1
27/08/18Squires Gate (A) L 0-1
01/09/18Northwich Vics (A) D 2-2
08/09/18West Dids & Chor (H) W 1-0
15/09/18Prestwich Heys (H) D 2-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
(AET, 2-2 after 90 mins)
18/09/18Prestwich Heys (A) L 2-6
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q R)
22/09/18Lith REMYCA (H) W 4-0
25/09/18Squires Gate (A) W 2-0
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
29/09/18Burscough (H) L 2-3
02/10/18Charnock Rich (A) W 5-3
06/10/18Congleton Town (A) Aband
13/10/18Abbey Hey (A) L 1-2
16/10/18Bootle (A) L 0-4
20/10/18Shelley (H) W 5-1
(The Macron Cup 1)
27/10/18Hanley Town (H) W 4-1
06/11/18Radcliffe (A) L 0-2
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
10/11/18Lith REMYCA (A) D 2-2
13/11/18Irlam (A) L 0-1
17/11/18City of Lpool (H) L 0-1
24/11/18Burscough (A) D 3-3
08/12/18Charnock Rich (H) Postp
12/12/18Runcorn Town (A) L 2-3
15/12/18Winsford United (A) L 1-4
22/12/18Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00
26/12/18Ashton Athletic (A) 15:00
29/12/181874 Northwich (H) 15:00
08/01/19Charnock Rich (H) 19:45
15/01/19Northwich Vics (H) 19:45
19/01/19Whitchurch Alp (A) 15:00
02/02/19Hanley Town (A) 15:00
16/02/19Irlam (H) 15:00
23/02/19Bootle (H) 15:00
09/03/19Silsden (A) 15:00
16/03/19Abbey Hey (H) 15:00
23/03/19West Dids & Chor (A) 15:00
30/03/19Congleton Town (H) 15:00
13/04/19Squires Gate (H) 15:00
20/04/19City of Lpool (A) 15:00
22/04/19Ashton Athletic (H) 15:00
27/04/19Winsford United (H) 15:00
TBCCongleton Town (A)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Nosakhare Aghayere (GK)22000002
Richard Ainscough *0100000
Millenic Alli21001001
Henry Bunting-Jones (GK)0000000
Max Cane0000000
James Dean13120033
Thomas Dean0000000
Joshua Dunroe13000041
Samuel Fitton0000000
Benjamin Fletcher15710054
Oliver Ford5110000
Jack Foster0100000
Michael Fowler *4040010
Jordan Gidley (GK) *3000000
Stephen Hall *1210000
Jake Hargreaves11501012
Lewis Haydock *2100000
Kane Hickman7100010
Samuel Holt *1000000
Benjamin Hoskin23100030
Enis Hoti0000000
Thomas Hulme111112000
Sean Ince0000000
Robbie Jenkinson1000000
Adam Jones14000020
Frank Jones3000110
Michael Jones *1200000
Lee Knight21050022
Cameron Lancaster0100000
Kai Lawless0000000
Tommy Lent8000010
Aiden Lofthouse (GK)1000000
William Ludlow Foster0000000
Elliot Messam *1000000
Adam Morning1200000
Liam ONeill260180012
Joseph Pennington0100000
Alex Ralph4100001
Michael Samson1010000
Dylan Sumner0100000
Jack Taylor #16200030
Jack Tinning21121031
Christopher Turner18090031
Benjamin Unsworth1100000
Daniel Wilkins5010000
Alex Wood1400000
Alan Zuqolli9310130

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Daniel Crofts 
Dixon Lambert 
Curtis McGough OReilly 
Alex Norwood 
Liam Smith 

Matchday Information

Ground: Ruby Civil Arena

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

Postcode: BB12 8LE

Telephone: 01282 773742

Midweek Night: Wednesday

2018/19 Admission Prices: £6 Adults, £3 concessions, £2 Students, Under 16s free

Programme Price: £2.00

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.

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

Nearest Railway: Burnley (3.5 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Various bus options from Burnley Bus Station to Burnley Road, Padiham

Parking Facilities: Car Park at ground for Approx 40 cars. Parking on nearby streets if car park is full. If you are planning to travel by minibus then please let us know beforehand. There is no provision for coach parking.

Ground Facilities: Entrance to all fans is via the main turnstile just a short walk up from the car park. The Ruby Civil Arena has a bar in which you can sample a pint of real ale along with various lagers, beers and bottled drinks.

We have BT Sports on in the bar showing Premier League games, and have a small kitchen serving pie and peas, hot dogs, chips and various hot drinks. A candy corner for children to purchase pop, crisps and various sweets is available. Toilets are indoor also including disabled facilities.

Outside there are male and female toilets, a 100 seater stand, two sheltered covered standing areas. We are also dog friendly!

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: Ruby Civil 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 Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Red Shirts, Red Shorts, Red Socks

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

Secretary: Mark Bailey

Chairman: Shaun Astin

Manager: Liam Smith & Dixon Lambert

Programme Editor: Darren Outhwaite

Committee / Directors: Shaun Astin, Mark Bailey, Darren Outhwaite, Louise Moffitt, Kirk Marsden, Anthony McCluskey, Fred Whalley, John Pilling, Matthew Ostle, Deborah Barsby, Peter Haigh

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.

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