Holker Old Boys

FORMED
1936
MANAGER
Kevin Watkin
GROUND
The Handmark Engineering Stadium
TWITTER
@Official_HOBAFC

Current Position: 3rd

P W D L F A Pts
14 10 2 2 25 15 32

Current Form: 2nd

P W D L F A
6 5 1 0 14 5

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
26/10/21Daisy Hill (H)W 2-1
23/10/21Skelmersdale United (H)W 3-1
16/10/21Campion (A)W 2-0
09/10/21South Liverpool (A)W 3-0
02/10/21Pilkington (H)D 1-1
25/09/21Thackley (A)W 3-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
30/10/21Steeton (A)15:00
06/11/21Bury AFC (H)15:00
11/11/21St Helens Town (A)19:45
13/11/21Atherton LR (A)15:00
20/11/21Wythenshawe Town (H)15:00
23/11/21Campion (H)20:00

Latest News:

Holker Old Boys celebrate 1000 games
A special presentation was made to Holker Old Boys on Saturday, to commemorate the club's achievement in playing 1000 games in our League.
Emblematically Speaking - Holker Old Boys
Ever wondered why a stag's head is featured in the Holker Old Boys club emblem? Stewart Taylor explains.
Managerial Vacancy at Holker Old Boys
Holker Old Boys are looking to recruit a manager/coach for the first team.
Reusch Division One Goalkeeper Of The Month Presentation - Jaroslaw Bitner
Jaroslaw Bitner of Holker Old Boys won the Reusch Division One Goalkeeper of the Month Award for September.

Latest Tweets:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 31/07/21Golcar United HD 1-1 Patrick Allington (34)
Tue 03/08/21AFC Blackpool A L 0-4
Sat 07/08/21AFC Darwen HW 1-0 Nathan Reid (3)
Sat 14/08/21Ilkley Town A W 3-1 Nathan Reid (24)
Jamie Hodgson (55)
William McGladdery (58)
Sat 21/08/21Ashton Town A W 3-2 Jamie Mellen (4)
Joe Amison (9)
Jamie Hodgson (69)
Sat 28/08/21Bacup Borough HW 2-1 Gareth Smith (18)
Nathan Reid (85)
Mon 30/08/21Cleator Moor Celtic A W 2-1 Gareth Smith (57)
Joe Amison (90)
Sat 04/09/21Chadderton A W 1-0 Nathan Reid (60)
Sat 11/09/21Garstang HW 3-1 Sean Paterson (45)
Jamie Hodgson (45+1)
William McGladdery (83)
Sat 18/09/21Nelson HL 1-2 Sean Paterson (22)
Sat 25/09/21Thackley A W 3-2 Tom Dawson (21)
Own Goal (35)
Farryl Foster (81)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 02/10/21Pilkington HD 1-1 Farryl Foster (90+4)
Sat 09/10/21South Liverpool A W 3-0 Hakan McCraken (60)
Nathan Reid (68)
Sean Paterson (80)
Sat 16/10/21Campion A W 2-0 William McGladdery (32)
Nathan Reid (43)
Sat 23/10/21Skelmersdale United HW 3-1 Sean Paterson (31)
Kevin Watkin (44)
Jamie Hodgson (83p)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Tue 26/10/21Daisy Hill HW 2-1 Joshua Woodend (45+1)
Patrick Allington (80)
Sat 30/10/21SteetonA 
Sat 06/11/21Bury AFCH 
Thu 11/11/21St Helens TownA 
Sat 13/11/21Atherton LRA 
Sat 20/11/21Wythenshawe TownH 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2)
Tue 23/11/21CampionH 
Sat 27/11/21Ashton TownH 
Sat 04/12/21Golcar UnitedA 
Sat 11/12/21Cleator Moor CelticH 
Sat 18/12/21GarstangA 
Sat 08/01/22ChaddertonH 
Sat 15/01/22Bury AFCA 
Sat 22/01/22St Helens TownH 
Sat 29/01/22SteetonH 
Sat 05/02/22PilkingtonA 
Sat 12/02/22Bacup BoroughA 
Sat 19/02/22South LiverpoolH 
Sat 26/02/22AFC BlackpoolH 
Sat 05/03/22Atherton LRH 
Sat 12/03/22AFC DarwenA 
Sat 19/03/22Daisy HillA 
Sat 26/03/22Ilkley TownH 
Sat 02/04/22NelsonA 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
31/07/21Golcar United (H) D 1-1
03/08/21AFC Blackpool (A) L 0-4
07/08/21AFC Darwen (H) W 1-0
14/08/21Ilkley Town (A) W 3-1
21/08/21Ashton Town (A) W 3-2
28/08/21Bacup Borough (H) W 2-1
30/08/21Cleator Moor (A) W 2-1
04/09/21Chadderton (A) W 1-0
11/09/21Garstang (H) W 3-1
18/09/21Nelson (H) L 1-2
25/09/21Thackley (A) W 3-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
02/10/21Pilkington (H) D 1-1
09/10/21South Liverpool (A) W 3-0
16/10/21Campion (A) W 2-0
23/10/21Skelmersdale Utd (H) W 3-1
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
26/10/21Daisy Hill (H) W 2-1
30/10/21Steeton (A)
06/11/21Bury AFC (H)
11/11/21St Helens Town (A)
13/11/21Atherton LR (A)
20/11/21Wythenshawe Town (H)
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2)
23/11/21Campion (H)
27/11/21Ashton Town (H)
04/12/21Golcar United (A)
11/12/21Cleator Moor (H)
18/12/21Garstang (A)
08/01/22Chadderton (H)
15/01/22Bury AFC (A)
22/01/22St Helens Town (H)
29/01/22Steeton (H)
05/02/22Pilkington (A)
12/02/22Bacup Borough (A)
19/02/22South Liverpool (H)
26/02/22AFC Blackpool (H)
05/03/22Atherton LR (H)
12/03/22AFC Darwen (A)
19/03/22Daisy Hill (A)
26/03/22Ilkley Town (H)
02/04/22Nelson (A)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Patrick Allington00000
Joe Amison00000
Callum Baynes00000
Graham Capstick00000
Tom Dawson00000
Max Dixon00000
Farryl Foster00000
Jamie Hodgson00000
Samuel Lightfoot00000
Finley Martin00000
Hakan McCraken00000
Joe McGladdery00000
William McGladdery00000
Harry Mellen00000
Jamie Mellen00000
Elliott Moore00000
Sean Paterson00000
Maxwell Povey00000
Nathan Reid00000
Matthew Roberts00000
David Round00000
Gareth Smith00000
Tyler Spence00000
Wylliam Stanway00000
Samuel Stephens00000
Charley Thompson00000
Robbie Wallace00000
Craig Warburton00000
Kevin Watkin00000
Joshua Woodend000-10

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Graham Capstick 
Glenn Carton 
Stephen Forbes 
Reece Hudson 
Ross Liddicott 
Paul Muspratt 
David Round 
Paul Southward 
Kevin Watkin 
Maurice Watkin 

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Patrick Allington00
Joe Amison00
Callum Baynes00
Graham Capstick00
Tom Dawson00
Max Dixon00
Farryl Foster00
Jamie Hodgson00
Samuel Lightfoot00
Finley Martin00
Hakan McCraken00
Joe McGladdery00
William McGladdery00
Harry Mellen00
Jamie Mellen00
Elliott Moore00
Sean Paterson00
Maxwell Povey00
Nathan Reid00
Matthew Roberts00
David Round00
Gareth Smith00
Tyler Spence00
Wylliam Stanway00
Samuel Stephens00
Charley Thompson00
Robbie Wallace00
Craig Warburton00
Kevin Watkin00
Joshua Woodend00

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Graham Capstick 
Glenn Carton 
Stephen Forbes 
Reece Hudson 
Ross Liddicott 
Paul Muspratt 
David Round 
Paul Southward 
Kevin Watkin 
Maurice Watkin 

Matchday Information

Ground: The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Address: Rakesmoor Lane, Hawcoat, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Postcode: LA14 4QB

Telephone: 01229 828176


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2021/22 Admission Prices: £5 Adults, £3 Concessions. Under 16`s FREE

Programme Price: £1.00

Directions: M6 to junction 36, A590 to Barrow until you reach Kimberley-Clark Paper Mill. Turn 1st left into Bank Lane, signposted Hawcoat and Barrow Golf Club, At the T junction turn left into Rakesmoor Lane. Ground 200 yards on the right.


Nearest Railway: Barrow-in-Furness

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Number 1 Bus from Barrow-in-Furness Town Centre to Hospital

Parking Facilities: Parking is available in the grounds car park

Ground Facilities: The ground is open up to an hour before kick off on match days. There is a bar serving hot drinks, cold drinks, alcohol & snacks pp (hot food on most Match days) - Toilets - SkySports & BT TV - Seating Stand - full pitch view from bar window - Dogs welcome

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated


Ground: The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Address: Rakesmoor Lane, Hawcoat, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Postcode: LA14 4QB

Telephone: 01229 828176


Website: http://www.pitchero.com/clubs/holkeroldboys/

Twitter: @Official_HOBAFC


Registered Colours: Green Shirts, White Shorts, Green Socks

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

Alternative Colours: White Shirts, White Shorts, White Socks

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


Secretary: Maurice Watkin

Chairman: Maurice Watkin

Manager: Kevin Watkin

Programme Editor: David Smith

Committee / Directors: Maurice Watkin, David Smith, Alan Wilson, Julie Livingston, Paul Bundy, John Squire, Paul Bones


County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1936

Record Attendance: 2,303 v F.C. United of Manchester 2005

Previous Leagues:

North Western League
Furness Premier League
West Lancashire League

Honours:

West Lancashire League Champions: 1986/87
Lancashire F.A. Amateur Shield Winners: 1988/89, 1990/91

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