Darwen FC

Reformed 2009
Kenny Langford
Multevo Group Anchor Ground

Current Position: 9th

P W D L F A Pts
34 14 8 12 76 71 50

Current Form: 11th

6 2 2 2 16 17

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
13/04/24FC St Helens (H)W 4-3
06/04/24Ilkley Town (A)L 3-5
01/04/24Bacup Borough (A)W 5-2
23/03/24Route One Rovers (H)D 3-3
12/03/24Nelson (A)D 1-1
03/03/24Euxton Villa (A)L 0-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 29/07/23Garstang A15:00W 5-3 Brayden Shaw (7)
Brayden Shaw (30)
Leon Creech (32)
Leon Creech (44)
Leon Creech (70)
Wed 02/08/23Ilkley Town H19:45D 2-2 Bobby Langford (67)
Jack Lynch (90+2)
Sat 05/08/23Steeton A15:00L 1-2 Leon Creech (68)
Tue 08/08/23Ashton Athletic A19:45L 1-2 Gary Basterfield (84p)
Sat 12/08/23South Liverpool H15:00L 1-2 Gary Basterfield (35)
Tue 15/08/23FC St Helens A19:45L 1-2 Nathan Bond (34)
Sat 19/08/23AFC Blackpool A15:00W 3-0 Leon Creech (3)
Brayden Shaw (7)
Leon Creech (15)
Wed 23/08/23Holker Old Boys H20:00L 1-2 Brayden Shaw (28)
Sat 26/08/23Shelley H15:00D 3-3 Nathan Bond (45)
Gary Basterfield (79)
Gary Basterfield (86)
Mon 28/08/23Ashton Town A15:00L 2-6 Gary Basterfield (22)
Christopher Lynch (41)
Sat 02/09/23Nelson H15:00W 3-0 Charlie Lloyd (54)
Akim Samms (81)
Dylan Olivier (90+1)
Sat 09/09/23Runcorn Town H15:00L 4-5 Akim Samms (19)
Akim Samms (35)
Daniel Ashburner (44)
Kit Lloyd (77)
Sat 16/09/23Atherton LR A15:00L 1-2 Leon Creech (22)
Sat 23/09/23Garstang H15:00D 2-2 Christopher Smalley (20)
Finley Devenney (38)
Sat 30/09/23Shelley A15:00W 1-0 Own Goal (72)
Sat 07/10/23AFC Blackpool H15:00W 6-1 Charlie Lloyd (9)
Brandon Lonsdale (20)
Mamudu Touray Touray (69)
Leon Creech (87)
Leon Creech (90)
Brandon Lonsdale (92)
Wed 11/10/23FC St Helens H19:45W 4-1 Leon Creech (19)
Gary Basterfield (24)
Leon Creech (27)
Leon Creech (47)
  (The Edward Case Cup 1)
Sat 14/10/23Euxton Villa H15:00W 3-2 Gary Basterfield (16)
Leon Creech (21)
Brandon Lonsdale (36)
Wed 18/10/23Padiham H19:45WON
  (The Macron Cup 1)
  (0-0 after 90 mins, Darwen FC won 3-2 on pens)
Sat 21/10/23Heaton StanningtonA15:00Postp
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Mon 23/10/23Daisy HillA19:45Postp
Tue 24/10/23Heaton Stannington A19:45L 0-3
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Sat 28/10/23Runcorn Town A15:00W 3-2 Gary Basterfield (19)
Brayden Shaw (34)
Leon Creech (63)
Sat 04/11/23Steeton H15:00W 3-1 Kit Lloyd (55)
Leon Creech (82)
Akim Samms (85)
Sat 11/11/23Euxton Villa H15:00L 1-3 Christopher Smalley (57)
  (The Edward Case Cup 2)
Sat 18/11/23Droylsden A15:00L 1-2 Christopher Smalley (63)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Wed 22/11/23Ashton Town H19:45L 1-4 Nathan Bond (46)
Mon 27/11/23Daisy HillA19:45Postp
Sat 02/12/23Holker Old BoysA15:00Postp
Sat 09/12/23Route One Rovers A15:00L 1-3 Leon Creech (24)
Sat 16/12/23Ashton Athletic H15:00D 2-2 Brayden Shaw (18)
Christopher Smalley (59)
Tue 26/12/23Bacup Borough H15:00W 2-1 Max Cane (61)
Brayden Shaw (70)
Sat 30/12/23South Liverpool A15:00D 3-3 Brayden Shaw (14)
Max Cane (15)
Leon Creech (87)
Sat 06/01/24Atherton LR H15:00W 2-1 Max Cane (82)
Akim Samms (88)
Mon 08/01/24Daisy Hill A19:45W 1-0 Samuel Holt (78)
Sat 20/01/24NelsonA15:00Postp
Tue 06/02/24NelsonA19:45Postp
Sat 10/02/24Holker Old Boys A15:00W 2-1 Leon Creech (50)
Max Cane (53)
Sat 17/02/24Daisy Hill H15:00D 0-0
Sun 03/03/24Euxton Villa A11:45L 0-3
Tue 12/03/24Nelson A19:45D 1-1 Gary Basterfield (52)
Sat 23/03/24Route One Rovers H15:00D 3-3 Akim Samms (47)
Max Cane (68)
Max Cane (90)
Mon 01/04/24Bacup Borough A15:00W 5-2 Leon Creech (37)
Charlie Lloyd (52)
Max Cane (53)
Max Cane (56)
Leon Creech (75p)
Sat 06/04/24Ilkley Town A15:00L 3-5 Max Cane (35)
Max Cane (46)
Max Cane (51)
Sat 13/04/24FC St Helens H15:00W 4-3 Akim Samms (1)
Leon Creech (30)
Leon Creech (65)
Leon Creech (90+3)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
Sat 29/07/23Garstang (A) W 5-3
Wed 02/08/23Ilkley Town (H) D 2-2
Sat 05/08/23Steeton (A) L 1-2
Tue 08/08/23Ashton Athletic (A) L 1-2
Sat 12/08/23South Liverpool (H) L 1-2
Tue 15/08/23FC St Helens (A) L 1-2
Sat 19/08/23AFC Blackpool (A) W 3-0
Wed 23/08/23Holker Old Boys (H) L 1-2
Sat 26/08/23Shelley (H) D 3-3
Mon 28/08/23Ashton Town (A) L 2-6
Sat 02/09/23Nelson (H) W 3-0
Sat 09/09/23Runcorn Town (H) L 4-5
Sat 16/09/23Atherton LR (A) L 1-2
Sat 23/09/23Garstang (H) D 2-2
Sat 30/09/23Shelley (A) W 1-0
Sat 07/10/23AFC Blackpool (H) W 6-1
Wed 11/10/23FC St Helens (H) W 4-1
(The Edward Case Cup 1)
Sat 14/10/23Euxton Villa (H) W 3-2
Wed 18/10/23Padiham (H) W
(The Macron Cup 1)
(0-0 after 90 mins, Darwen FC won 3 2 on pens)
Sat 21/10/23Heaton Stannington (A) Postp
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Mon 23/10/23Daisy Hill (A) Postp
Tue 24/10/23Heaton Stannington (A) L 0-3
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Sat 28/10/23Runcorn Town (A) W 3-2
Sat 04/11/23Steeton (H) W 3-1
Sat 11/11/23Euxton Villa (H) L 1-3
(The Edward Case Cup 2)
Sat 18/11/23Droylsden (A) L 1-2
(The Macron Cup 2)
Wed 22/11/23Ashton Town (H) L 1-4
Mon 27/11/23Daisy Hill (A) Postp
Sat 02/12/23Holker Old Boys (A) Postp
Sat 09/12/23Route One Rovers (A) L 1-3
Sat 16/12/23Ashton Athletic (H) D 2-2
Tue 26/12/23Bacup Borough (H) W 2-1
Sat 30/12/23South Liverpool (A) D 3-3
Sat 06/01/24Atherton LR (H) W 2-1
Mon 08/01/24Daisy Hill (A) W 1-0
Sat 20/01/24Nelson (A) Postp
Tue 06/02/24Nelson (A) Postp
Sat 10/02/24Holker Old Boys (A) W 2-1
Sat 17/02/24Daisy Hill (H) D 0-0
Sun 03/03/24Euxton Villa (A) L 0-3
Tue 12/03/24Nelson (A) D 1-1
Sat 23/03/24Route One Rovers (H) D 3-3
Mon 01/04/24Bacup Borough (A) W 5-2
Sat 06/04/24Ilkley Town (A) L 3-5
Sat 13/04/24FC St Helens (H) W 4-3

Squad Members

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Daniel Ashburner00000
Joshua Aspinall00000
Christopher Bailey00000
Jack Banks 00000
Gary Basterfield00000
Zachary Biggs00000
Nathan Bond00000
Ashley Brierley000-10
Max Cane00000
Ryan Cattermole00000
Paul Coote00000
Leon Creech00000
Finley Devenney00000
Lenny Fieldhouse00000
Otis Gorman00000
Stefan Holden00000
Samuel Holt00000
Vincent Howell00000
Sean Ince00000
Ben Langford00000
Bobby Langford00000
Jack Little00000
Charlie Lloyd00000
Kit Lloyd00000
Sam Lloyd00000
Oliver Lombard00000
Brandon Lonsdale00000
Christopher Lynch00000
Jack Lynch00000
Martin MIddlehurst00000
Alexander Mortimer00000
Dylan Olivier00000
Kyle Preece00000
Akim Samms00000
Brayden Shaw00000
Christopher Smalley00000
Nathan Strong00000
Enoch Takpe00000
Mamudu Touray Touray00000
Henry Turner00000
Joshua Wearden00000

Former Squad Members

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Jack Doherty00000
Rhodri Giggs00000
Matthew Johnson00000
Jean-Jacques Kirongozi00000
David Lynch00000
Ryan McKenna00000
William OCarroll00000

Staff Members

Paul Bradley Coach
Gary Brown Coach
Eleisha Chamberlain Trainee Physio
Sinead Garvin First Aider
Andrew Harrison Coach
Ben Langford Coach
Kenneth Langford Manager
James Pickup Kitman
Kieran Wood Coach

Matchday Information

Ground: Multevo Group Anchor Ground

Address: Anchor Road, Darwen, Lancashire

Postcode: BB3 0BB

Telephone: 07778191788

Midweek Night: Wednesday

2023/24 Admission Prices: Adults £7.00 Concessions £4.00, Children £2.00

Programme Price: £2.50

Directions: M65 to junction 4. At traffic lights turn left onto A666 (signposted Darwen). After approx 1/2 mile turn left between Anchor Car sales and the Anchor Pub. Bear right and ground is on the left.

Nearest Railway: Darwen

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: BLACKBURN Town Centre to BOLTON Bus Route via Ewood ask for Anchor stop, Darwen

Parking Facilities: Crown Paints Car Park is a large car park which is adjacent to the ground

Ground Facilities: Male and Female Officials Changing rooms, Home and Away Team Changing rooms, Club House, Café area, Stand, Office, Football Pitch, Turnstiles

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Darwen FC C/N 05388225

Ground: Multevo Group Anchor Ground

Address: Anchor Road, Darwen, Lancashire

Postcode: BB3 0BB

Telephone: 07778191788

Website: http://darwenfc.co.uk

Twitter: @DarwenFC

Registered Colours: Red Shirts, White Shorts, Red Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Pink Shirts, Navy Shorts with Pink Stripe, Pink Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Navy Blue Shirts, Shorts and Socks

Secretary: Elaine Littler

Chairman: Sarah Hindle

Manager: Kenny Langford

Programme Editor: Matt Murphy

Committee / Directors: Elise Burrows, Elaine Hindle, Sarah Hindle.

County Affiliation: Lancashire

Year Formed: Reformed 2009

Record Attendance: 842 v Hanley Town (Play off Final 2015)

Previous Leagues:

West Lancashire Football League Football Alliance Football League Division 1 Lancashire Combination Cheshire League


Marsden Cup Winners 1880
East Lancs Cup 1884
Promotion to Division 1 Football League 1893
F.A. Cup Semi Finalists 1881
Lancashire League Champions 1902
Lancashire Combination Champions 1931, 1932,1973, 1975
Lancashire Combination Cup Winners 1930,1931, 1975
Lancashire Junior Cup Winners 1973
George Watson Trophy Winners 1973
LFA Youth Cup Winners 1975
NWCFL Challenge Cup Winners 1983
Lancashire Floodlight Trophy Winners 1990
NWCFL Reserve Division Cup 1993-94
Blackburn &
Dist. Youth League Winners 1993-94, 1994-95, 1996-97
Blackburn &
Dist. Youth League Cup Winners 1993-94, 1994-95, 1996-97
ATS Trophy Winners 1933
Runners-Up 1930, 1948,1999
North West Alliance Cup Winners 1996
NWCFL Reserve Division Runners-Up 2000
NWCFL Reserve Challenge Cup Winners 2013/14
The Reusch First Division Cup Winners 2014/15
First Division Play Off Final Winners 2014-15.

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