Andy Harrison
Little Wembley

Current Position: 14th

P W D L F A Pts
28 10 5 13 47 57 35

Current Form: 15th

6 2 0 4 11 14

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
14/03/20Pilkington (A)L 2-3
08/02/20St Helens Town (A)W 1-0
25/01/20Prestwich Heys (H)L 1-3
21/01/20Golcar United (A)L 3-5
18/01/20Atherton LR (A)W 2-0
11/01/20Pilkington (H)L 2-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
11/04/20AFC Darwen (H)15:00
13/04/20Steeton (A)15:00
15/04/20Cleator Moor Celtic (A)20:00
18/04/20AFC Liverpool (A)15:00
25/04/20Lower Breck (H)15:00
01/06/20Emley AFC (H)19:45

Latest News:

HARRISON: "I want us to be a problem for other teams!"
Nelson boss opens up on his third stint at the club, survival, recruiting players and the season ahead.
Macron Club of the Month Award Presentation - Nelson
Nelson won the Macron Club of the Month award for the First Division North in December.
Emblematically Speaking - Nelson
Stewart Taylor delves into local history in East Lancashire, as he investigates the story behind the Nelson FC club emblem.
New Manager at Nelson
At Little Wembley there is a new man at the helm of the Lancashire Club

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 03/08/19Atherton LR H15:00D 1-1 Jack Coop (55)
Tue 06/08/19Prestwich Heys A19:45W 2-0 Jack Coop (17p)
Teal Amos (68)
Sat 10/08/19AFC BlackpoolH15:00Postp
Tue 13/08/19AFC Blackpool H19:45L 1-2 Sam Dickinson (47)
Sat 17/08/19Lower Breck A15:00L 1-4 Alex Grice (9)
Wed 21/08/19Bacup Borough A20:00W 3-2 Jack Coop (57)
Jack Coop (68p)
Liam Blades (90)
Sat 24/08/19Shelley H15:00D 0-0
Mon 26/08/19Cleator Moor Celtic H15:00W 2-0 Jack Coop (49)
Jack Coop (84)
Sat 31/08/19Seaham Red Star H15:00L 1-3 Charlie Lloyd (27)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
  (AET, 1-1 after 90 mins)
Sat 07/09/19Ashton Town A15:00L 0-5
Sat 14/09/19AFC Liverpool H15:00L 1-4 Jack Coop (12)
Sat 21/09/19Emley AFC A15:00L 1-2 Aaron Hollindrake (43)
Tue 24/09/19Holker Old BoysH19:45Postp
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 28/09/19AFC Darwen A15:00D 1-1 Aaron Hollindrake (1)
Tue 01/10/19Holker Old Boys H19:45W 4-1 Jake Townsend (17)
Jake Townsend (20)
Jake Townsend (26)
Teal Amos (34)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 05/10/19West Didsbury & Chorlton A15:00L 0-4
  (The Cup 2)
Sat 12/10/19Daisy Hill H15:00L 3-6 Teal Amos (10)
Morgan Crawford (23)
Morgan Crawford (60)
Sat 19/10/19St Helens Town A15:00L 1-2 Samuel Dickinson (82p)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 26/10/19Holker Old Boys A15:00D 1-1 Yves Zama (12)
Sat 02/11/19Golcar United H15:00W 3-2 Yves Zama (31)
Yves Zama (70)
Yves Zama (72)
Tue 05/11/19Bamber BridgeA19:45Postp
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 09/11/19Holker Old Boys H15:00Aband
Tue 12/11/19Bamber BridgeH19:45Postp
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Thu 14/11/19St Helens Town H19:45D 1-1 Charlie Lloyd (69)
Sat 16/11/19Daisy Hill A15:00W 3-2 Gareth Hill (59)
Yves Zama (71)
Sam Dickinson (88)
Tue 26/11/19Bamber Bridge A19:45L 3-6 Morgan Crowther (52)
Sam Dickinson (84p)
Yves Zama (86)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 30/11/19Golcar UnitedA15:00Postp
Tue 03/12/19Chadderton H19:45W 1-0 Harvey Macadem (72)
Sat 07/12/19Ashton Town H15:00W 3-1 Yves Zama (23)
Samuel Dickinson (71)
Morgan Crowther (89)
Tue 10/12/19Holker Old BoysH19:45Postp
Sat 14/12/19Shelley A15:00L 3-5 Harvey Macadam (1)
Jack Foster (65)
Sam Dickinson (83).
Sat 21/12/19Emley AFCH15:00Postp
Thu 26/12/19Steeton H13:00L 0-1
Sat 28/12/19AFC Blackpool A15:00W 5-1 Morgan Crowther (30)
Daniel Fagin (65)
Harvey Macadam (75)
Connor Durrans (85)
Harvey Macadam (88)
Sat 04/01/20Garstang A15:00L 0-2
Sat 11/01/20Pilkington H15:00L 2-3 Oliver Stirzaker (23)
Jake Townsend (82)
Tue 14/01/20Holker Old BoysH19:45Postp
Sat 18/01/20Atherton LR A15:00W 2-0 Harry Macadam (45)
Jack Foster (56)
Tue 21/01/20Golcar United A19:45L 3-5 Gareth Hill (12)
Harley McAdam (46)
Aaron Hollindrake (52)
Sat 25/01/20Prestwich Heys H14:00L 1-3 Gareth Hill (13)
Tue 04/02/20Emley AFCH20:00Postp
Sat 08/02/20St Helens Town A15:00W 1-0 Yves Zama (3)
Sat 15/02/20Bacup BoroughH14:00Postp
Tue 10/03/20Cleator Moor CelticA20:00Postp
Sat 14/03/20Pilkington A15:00L 2-3 Jack Foster (1)
Harvey Macadam (52)
Sat 21/03/20GarstangH15:00 
Sat 28/03/20Holker Old BoysH15:00 
Sat 04/04/20ChaddertonA15:00 
Sat 11/04/20AFC DarwenH15:00 
Mon 13/04/20SteetonA15:00 
Wed 15/04/20Cleator Moor CelticA20:00 
Sat 18/04/20AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 25/04/20Lower BreckH15:00 
TBCEmley AFCH19:45 
TBCBacup BoroughH19:45 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
03/08/19Atherton LR (H) D 1-1
06/08/19Prestwich Heys (A) W 2-0
10/08/19AFC Blackpool (H) Postp
13/08/19AFC Blackpool (H) L 1-2
17/08/19Lower Breck (A) L 1-4
21/08/19Bacup Borough (A) W 3-2
24/08/19Shelley (H) D 0-0
26/08/19Cleator Moor (H) W 2-0
31/08/19Seaham RS (H) L 1-3
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
(AET, 1-1 after 90 mins)
07/09/19Ashton Town (A) L 0-5
14/09/19AFC Liverpool (H) L 1-4
21/09/19Emley AFC (A) L 1-2
24/09/19Holker OB (H) Postp
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
28/09/19AFC Darwen (A) D 1-1
01/10/19Holker OB (H) W 4-1
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
05/10/19West Didsbury (A) L 0-4
(The Cup 2)
12/10/19Daisy Hill (H) L 3-6
19/10/19St Helens Town (A) L 1-2
(The Macron Cup 1)
26/10/19Holker OB (A) D 1-1
02/11/19Golcar United (H) W 3-2
05/11/19Bamber Bridge (A) Postp
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
09/11/19Holker OB (H) Aband
12/11/19Bamber Bridge (H) Postp
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
14/11/19St Helens Town (H) D 1-1
16/11/19Daisy Hill (A) W 3-2
26/11/19Bamber Bridge (A) L 3-6
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
30/11/19Golcar United (A) Postp
03/12/19Chadderton (H) W 1-0
07/12/19Ashton Town (H) W 3-1
10/12/19Holker OB (H) Postp
14/12/19Shelley (A) L 3-5
21/12/19Emley AFC (H) Postp
26/12/19Steeton (H) L 0-1
28/12/19AFC Blackpool (A) W 5-1
04/01/20Garstang (A) L 0-2
11/01/20Pilkington (H) L 2-3
14/01/20Holker OB (H) Postp
18/01/20Atherton LR (A) W 2-0
21/01/20Golcar United (A) L 3-5
25/01/20Prestwich Heys (H) L 1-3
04/02/20Emley AFC (H) Postp
08/02/20St Helens Town (A) W 1-0
15/02/20Bacup Borough (H) Postp
10/03/20Cleator Moor (A) Postp
14/03/20Pilkington (A) L 2-3
21/03/20Garstang (H) 15:00
28/03/20Holker OB (H) 15:00
04/04/20Chadderton (A) 15:00
11/04/20AFC Darwen (H) 15:00
13/04/20Steeton (A) 15:00
15/04/20Cleator Moor (A) 20:00
18/04/20AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
25/04/20Lower Breck (H) 15:00
TBCEmley AFC (H)
TBCBacup Borough (H)

Matchday Information

Ground: Little Wembley

Address: Lomeshaye Way, Nelson, Lancashire.

Postcode: BB9 7BN

Telephone: 01772 794103

Midweek Night: Monday

2019/20 Admission Prices:

Programme Price:

Directions: M65 to junction 13, take first exit towards Fence A6068, take second left towards nelson B6249, after ½ mile turn right (signposted Lomeshaye Village), ground 200 yards on the right.

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Nearest Railway: Nelson (0.8 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: The nearest bus stop is outside the ground which the number 8 bus locally runs along

Parking Facilities: There is on street car parking outside the ground, but no on-site parking for supporters. There is also parking 300 yards away either side of the ground at the business village or next to Victoria Park.

Ground Facilities: Nelson have a main bar in the clubhouse serving hot and cold drinks, plus pies and cold snacks. They have covered seating in our main stand for over 150 people plus a little extra space for standing. The other three ends are open.

The club also has outdoor access toilets and a club shop, and runs a golden goal draw and a football card on matchdays to raise funds for the club.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: AFC Nelson Limited C/N 08062952

Ground: Little Wembley

Address: Lomeshaye Way, Nelson, Lancashire.

Postcode: BB9 7BN

Telephone: 01772 794103


Twitter: @Nelsonfc1

Registered Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Green Shirts, Green Shorts, Green Socks

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

Secretary: Abdul Khan

Chairman: Fayyaz Ahmed MBE

Manager: Andy Harrison

Programme Editor: Shoaib Khan

Committee / Directors: Abdul Khan, Fayyaz Ahmed MBE, Zul Hussain, Daniel Ogden

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1881

Record Attendance: 14,143 v. Bradford Park Avenue (Third Division North) 10th April 1926

Previous Leagues:

Lancashire League
North East Lancashire League
The Football League
Lancashire Combination
West Lancashire League


Hospital Cup Winners: 1888/89, 1891/92
Lancashire League Champions: 1895/96
North East Lancashire League Champions: 1906/07
The Football League Third Division North Champions: 1922/23
Lancashire Combination Division One Champions: 1949/50, 1951/52
Lancashire Combination Division Two Champions: 1925/26
Lancashire Combination Cup Winners: 1949/50, 1950/51, 1959/60
Lancashire Combination Bridge Shield Winners: 1975/76, 1981/82
Lancashire Combination George Watson Trophy Winners: 1978/79
Green Bank Shield Winners: 1988/89, 1990/91, 1991/92
Lancashire F.A. Junior Cup Winners: 1907/08, 1954/55, 1955/56
NWCFL Division Two Trophy Winners: 1996/97
NWCFL First Division Champions 2013/14

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