AFC Blackpool

FORMED
1947
MANAGER
Martin Baird
GROUND
Mechanics Ground
TWITTER
@AFCBlackpool

Current Position: 7th

P W D L F A Pts
9 4 3 2 17 13 15

Current Form: 1st

P W D L F A
6 3 1 2 7 7

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
01/10/22Pilkington (H)L 0-2
27/09/22Ashton Town (H)D 0-0
24/09/22Barnoldswick Town (H)L 0-3
20/09/22Colne (H)W 2-0
17/09/22Chadderton (A)W 3-1
03/09/22Darwen FC (H)W 2-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
08/10/22FC St Helens (H)15:00
15/10/22FC St Helens (A)15:00
22/10/22Daisy Hill (A)15:00
29/10/22Ilkley Town (H)15:00
05/11/22South Liverpool (A)15:00
12/11/22Bacup Borough (A)15:00

Latest News:

AFC Blackpool counting the cost after break-in
The Mechanics have had a break-in at Jepson Way
Martin Baird Steps down at AFC Blackpool
The Mechanics boss has stepped down due to work commitments.
Bounty to be had at Jepson Way near the Aero-drome
AFC Blackpool to salute its patrons with a free brew and Chocolate Bar this weekend
JT Makes his PNE Debut
Former AFC Blackpool star Jamie Thomas has recently made his debut in The Championship for Preston North End

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 30/07/22Runcorn Town A15:00D 1-1 Joshua Winder (40)
Tue 02/08/22Atherton LR H19:45W 3-1 Joshua Winder (29)
Joshua Winder (32)
Billy McKenna (48)
Sat 13/08/22Ashton Town H15:00W 3-0 Liam Birchall (19)
Conah Bishop (65)
Maine Walder (79)
  (void due to ineligible players used)
Sat 20/08/22Nelson A15:00D 2-2 Joshua Winder (20)
Richard Seear (90+1)
Sat 27/08/22Holker Old Boys A15:00L 3-4 Richard Seear (50)
Richard Seear (59)
Richard Seear (70)
Mon 29/08/22Steeton A15:00W 3-1 Joshua Winder (30p)
Joseph Robinson (78)
Richard Seear (90+1)
Sat 03/09/22Darwen FC H15:00W 2-1 Jacob Gregory (87)
Richard Seear (90+4)
Sat 10/09/22Cleator Moor CelticH15:00Postp
Sat 17/09/22Chadderton A15:00W 3-1 Jacob Gregory (46)
Richard Seear (81)
Jacob Gregory (84)
Tue 20/09/22Colne H19:45W 2-0 Jacob Gregory (72)
Jacob Gregory (78)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 24/09/22Barnoldswick Town H15:00L 0-3
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 2Q)
Tue 27/09/22Ashton Town H19:45D 0-0
Sat 01/10/22Pilkington H15:00L 0-2
Sat 08/10/22FC St HelensH15:00 
  (The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
Sat 15/10/22FC St HelensA15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 22/10/22Daisy HillA15:00 
Sat 29/10/22Ilkley TownH15:00 
Sat 05/11/22South LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 12/11/22Bacup BoroughA15:00 
Sat 19/11/22ChaddertonH15:00 
Sat 26/11/22Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 03/12/22Daisy HillH15:00 
Sat 10/12/22Ilkley TownA15:00 
Sat 17/12/22SteetonH15:00 
Mon 26/12/22Euxton VillaA15:00 
Sat 07/01/23PilkingtonA15:00 
Sat 14/01/23South LiverpoolH15:00 
Sat 21/01/23NelsonH15:00 
Sat 28/01/23Cleator Moor CelticA15:00 
Sat 04/02/23GarstangH15:00 
Sat 11/02/23FC St HelensA15:00 
Sat 18/02/23Runcorn TownH15:00 
Sat 25/02/23Darwen FCA15:00 
Sat 04/03/23Ashton TownA15:00 
Sat 11/03/23Holker Old BoysH15:00 
Sat 18/03/23FC St HelensH15:00 
Sat 25/03/23GarstangA15:00 
Sat 01/04/23Atherton LRA15:00 
Mon 10/04/23Euxton VillaH15:00 
Sat 15/04/23Bacup BoroughH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
30/07/22Runcorn Town (A) D 1-1
02/08/22Atherton LR (H) W 3-1
13/08/22Ashton Town (H) W 3-0
20/08/22Nelson (A) D 2-2
27/08/22Holker OB (A) L 3-4
29/08/22Steeton (A) W 3-1
03/09/22Darwen FC (H) W 2-1
10/09/22Cleator Moor (H) Postp
17/09/22Chadderton (A) W 3-1
20/09/22Colne (H) W 2-0
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
24/09/22Barnoldswick Town (H) L 0-3
(The Isuzu FA Vase 2Q)
27/09/22Ashton Town (H) D 0-0
01/10/22Pilkington (H) L 0-2
08/10/22FC St Helens (H) 15:00
(The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
15/10/22FC St Helens (A) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 1)
22/10/22Daisy Hill (A) 15:00
29/10/22Ilkley Town (H) 15:00
05/11/22South Liverpool (A) 15:00
12/11/22Bacup Borough (A) 15:00
19/11/22Chadderton (H) 15:00
26/11/22Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
03/12/22Daisy Hill (H) 15:00
10/12/22Ilkley Town (A) 15:00
17/12/22Steeton (H) 15:00
26/12/22Euxton Villa (A) 15:00
07/01/23Pilkington (A) 15:00
14/01/23South Liverpool (H) 15:00
21/01/23Nelson (H) 15:00
28/01/23Cleator Moor (A) 15:00
04/02/23Garstang (H) 15:00
11/02/23FC St Helens (A) 15:00
18/02/23Runcorn Town (H) 15:00
25/02/23Darwen FC (A) 15:00
04/03/23Ashton Town (A) 15:00
11/03/23Holker OB (H) 15:00
18/03/23FC St Helens (H) 15:00
25/03/23Garstang (A) 15:00
01/04/23Atherton LR (A) 15:00
10/04/23Euxton Villa (H) 15:00
15/04/23Bacup Borough (H) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Shakil Ali0 +10000
Martin Baird00000
Liam Birchall2 +10000
Conah Bishop20000
Liam Bleeker (GK)00000
Joseph Booth4 +10000
Charlie Carpenter10000
Adam Chippendale9 +20031
Jake Darnell1 +20000
Josh Dolby-Armstrong8 +20010
Francis Donaghy60020
Benjamin Duffield5 +20011
Jacob Gregory55001
Daniel Hall (GK)110001
Tyler Hallan0 +20000
Kyle Higham6 +20000
William Higham20001
Fergus Hotchkiss (GK)00000
Finlay Marsh0 +10000
Connor McAuley0 +20000
Callum McHale5 +10010
Billy McKenna11000
Alexander McLoughlin10000
Tarren Moxon8 +20000
Samuel Owens3 +20000
Fraser Poole20000
William Riding10000
Joseph Robinson81032
Michael Roddy00000
Richard Seear7 +27020
Thomas Shuttleworth0 +10000
Matthew Sillett0 +10000
Lewis Simmons20000
Ethan Smyth3 +10010
Sam Staunton-Turner00000
Adam Sumner10010
Maine Walder80000
Ryan White00000
Regan Whittaker0 +40000
Joshua Winder95002

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Martin Baird Manager
Joseph Booth Coach
Jack Foti Kitman
Helen Lambe Kitman
Adam Sumner Assistant Manager

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Shakil Ali0 +10
Martin Baird00
Liam Birchall2 +10
Conah Bishop20
Liam Bleeker (GK)00
Joseph Booth4 +10
Charlie Carpenter10
Adam Chippendale9 +20
Jake Darnell1 +20
Josh Dolby-Armstrong8 +20
Francis Donaghy60
Benjamin Duffield5 +20
Jacob Gregory55
Daniel Hall (GK)110
Tyler Hallan0 +20
Kyle Higham6 +20
William Higham20
Fergus Hotchkiss (GK)00
Finlay Marsh0 +10
Connor McAuley0 +20
Callum McHale5 +10
Billy McKenna11
Alexander McLoughlin10
Tarren Moxon8 +20
Samuel Owens3 +20
Fraser Poole20
William Riding10
Joseph Robinson81
Michael Roddy00
Richard Seear7 +27
Thomas Shuttleworth0 +10
Matthew Sillett0 +10
Lewis Simmons20
Ethan Smyth3 +10
Sam Staunton-Turner00
Adam Sumner10
Maine Walder80
Ryan White00
Regan Whittaker0 +40
Joshua Winder95

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Martin Baird Manager
Joseph Booth Coach
Jack Foti Kitman
Helen Lambe Kitman
Adam Sumner Assistant Manager

Matchday Information

Ground: Mechanics Ground

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

Postcode: FY4 5DY

Telephone: 01253 761721


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2022/23 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, Tangerine Stockings

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

Alternative Colours: White Shirts, White Shorts, White Socks

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


Secretary: Alan Lowe

Chairman: Henry Baldwin

Manager: Martin Baird

Programme Editor: Mark Ashmore

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


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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