Stephen Palfrey
The Arcoframe Stadium

Current Position: 1st

P W D L F A Pts
34 24 6 4 78 26 78

Current Form: 15th

6 3 1 2 11 5

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
22/04/23Wythenshawe Amateurs (A)L 1-2
19/04/23Bacup Borough (A)W 4-0
15/04/23Darwen FC (H)D 0-0
13/04/23FC St Helens (A)L 1-2
01/04/23Garstang (H)W 3-1
25/03/23Cleator Moor Celtic (A)W 2-0

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

Pilkington win at Bacup to secure the 2022-23 Division One North Title
The Green army put on a strong display at Bacup to seal the D1N Title after a strong challenge from Chadderton
Jake Hilton First Division North Goalkeeper of the Month
Jake Hilton of Pilkington has been presented with his Reusch Goalkeeper of the Month award
Emblematically Speaking - Pilkington
This week Stewart Taylor looks into the story behind the Pilkington emblem
The Euxton Villains of Pilks' Peace - feature article
Taking a closer look at two teams having seasons to remember as they go toe to toe

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 30/07/22Ashton Town H15:00W 5-1 Christopher Lomax (24)
Christopher Lomax (28)
Bruno De Almeida Severino (33)
Christopher Lomax (48)
Adam Gilchrist (53)
Wed 03/08/22Darwen FC A19:45W 2-0 Christopher Lomax (3)
Andrew Presho (82)
Wed 10/08/22Daisy Hill H19:45W 4-0 Yacin Amarzou (11)
Yacin Amarzou (23)
Christopher Lomax (13)
Bebeto Gomes (55)
Sat 13/08/22Atherton LR A15:00W 6-1 Own Goal (13)
Adam Gilchrist (37)
Gary Kenny (45+2)
Christopher Lomax (53)
Yacin Amarzou (83)
Bebeto Gomes (90+8)
Sat 20/08/22Chadderton A15:00W 2-0 Adam Gilchrist (63)
Adam Gilchrist (74)
Mon 29/08/22South Liverpool H15:00W 3-1 Christopher Lomax (46)
Callum Laird (57)
Christopher Lomax (85)
Sat 03/09/22Runcorn Town A15:00W 4-2 Callum Laird (2)
Callum Laird (24p)
Bebeto Gomes (49)
Adam Gilchrist (77)
Sat 10/09/22Bacup BoroughH15:00Postp
Sat 17/09/22Holker Old Boys H15:00W 3-2 Liam Paton (78)
Christopher Lomax (88)
Adam Gilchrist (90+2)
Sat 01/10/22AFC Blackpool A15:00W 2-0 Callum Laird (54)
Bruno De Almeida Severino (72)
Sat 08/10/22Daisy Hill A15:00W 3-2 Callum Laird (70)
Callum Laird (79)
Liam Paton (90+1)
  (The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
Sat 15/10/22West Didsbury & Chorlton H15:00W 3-0 Yacin Amarzou (5)
Yacin Amarzou (64)
Own Goal (89)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 22/10/22Thornaby A15:00LOST Bruno De Almeida Severino (23)
Bruno De Almeida Severino (45+4)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, Thornaby won 5-4 on pens)
Wed 26/10/22Ashton Town H19:45W 4-3 Bebeto Gomes (13)
Yacin Amarzou (22)
Nelson Digbeu (86)
Own Goal (90+2)
  (Liverpool Senior Cup 1)
Sat 29/10/22Steeton A15:00D 1-1
Wed 02/11/22Euxton Villa H19:45L 0-1
Sat 05/11/22Nelson A15:00W 1-0 Louis Sharp (68)
Sat 12/11/22Cleator Moor Celtic H15:00W 4-0 Callum Laird (27)
Adam Lawrence (68)
Callum Laird (79)
Nathan Moore (81)
Sat 19/11/22Irlam H15:00WON
  (The Macron Cup 2)
  (1-1 after 90 mins, Pilkington won 6-5 on pens)
Tue 22/11/22Marine A19:45L 0-4
  (Liverpool Senior Cup 2)
Sat 26/11/22Ashton Town H15:00W 4-2 Callum Laird (9)
Adam Gilchrist (26)
Callum Laird (60)
Bebeto Gomes (83)
  (The Edward Case Cup 3)
Sat 03/12/22Runcorn Town H15:00W 4-1 Gary Kenny (18)
Gary Kenny (49)
George Lomax (74)
Callum Laird (77)
Wed 07/12/22Bacup BoroughA20:00Postp
Sat 10/12/22AvroH15:00Postp
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Tue 13/12/22Ashton TownA19:45Postp
Sat 17/12/22Euxton VillaA15:00Postp
Wed 21/12/22Bacup Borough H19:45W 2-1 Liam Paton (90+2)
Yacin Amarzou (90+7)
Mon 26/12/22FC St Helens H15:00D 1-1 Christopher Lomax (66)
Sat 07/01/23AFC Blackpool H15:00W 5-1 George Lomax (33)
Adam Gilchrist (35)
Gary Kenny (69)
George Lomax (84)
Callum Laird (89)
Tue 10/01/23Ashton TownA19:45Postp
Sat 14/01/23GarstangA15:00Postp
Wed 18/01/23Bacup BoroughA20:00Postp
Sat 21/01/23Avro H15:00L 2-4 Adam Gilchrist (32)
Callum Laird (67)
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Tue 24/01/23Euxton Villa A19:45W 1-0 Adam Gilchrist (73)
Sat 28/01/23Ilkley Town H15:00L 2-3 Callum Laird (1)
Adam Gilchrist (42)
Mon 30/01/23Daisy Hill A19:45W 2-0 Adam Gilchrist (22)
Marcus Giglio (46)
Sat 04/02/23Steeton H15:00L 1-2 Callum Laird (31)
Tue 07/02/23Ashton Town A19:45D 0-0
Fri 10/02/23South Liverpool A19:45W 2-1 Callum Laird (2)
Adam Gilchrist (19)
Wed 15/02/23Garstang A20:00W 3-0 Adam Gilchrist (7)
Adam Gilchrist (51p)
Luke Moran (85)
Sat 18/02/23Chadderton H15:00D 0-0
Tue 21/02/23Ilkley Town A20:00W 3-2 Scott Sephton (58)
Callum Laird (60p)
Christopher Lomax (77)
Sat 25/02/23Bacup Borough A15:00LOST Jack Kelly (47)
Callum Preston (89)
  (The Edward Case Cup QF)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 6-5 on pens)
Sat 04/03/23Holker Old Boys A15:00W 1-0 Scott Sephton (56)
Sat 11/03/23Atherton LR H15:00D 2-2 Adam Lawrence (13)
Bruno De Almeida Severino (40)
Sat 18/03/23Nelson H15:00W 2-0 Adam Neill (51)
Callum Laird (65)
Sat 25/03/23Cleator Moor Celtic A15:00W 2-0 Callum Laird (15)
Scott Sephton (45)
Wed 29/03/23Bacup BoroughA20:00Postp
Sat 01/04/23Garstang H15:00W 3-1 Yacin Amarzou (25)
Gary Kenny (64)
Adam Gilchrist (90)
Mon 10/04/23FC St HelensA15:00Postp
Thu 13/04/23FC St Helens A19:45L 1-2 Callum Preston (46)
Sat 15/04/23Darwen FC H15:00D 0-0
Wed 19/04/23Bacup Borough A20:00W 4-0 Callum Laird (6)
Callum Laird (10)
Bebeto Gomes (20)
Callum Laird (80p)
Sat 22/04/23Wythenshawe Amateurs A15:00L 1-2 Callum Laird (10)
  (First Division Champions Cup F)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
30/07/22Ashton Town (H) W 5-1
03/08/22Darwen FC (A) W 2-0
10/08/22Daisy Hill (H) W 4-0
13/08/22Atherton LR (A) W 6-1
20/08/22Chadderton (A) W 2-0
29/08/22South Liverpool (H) W 3-1
03/09/22Runcorn Town (A) W 4-2
10/09/22Bacup Borough (H) Postp
17/09/22Holker OB (H) W 3-2
01/10/22AFC Blackpool (A) W 2-0
08/10/22Daisy Hill (A) W 3-2
(The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
15/10/22West Dids & Chor (H) W 3-0
(The Macron Cup 1)
22/10/22Thornaby (A) L
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
(2-2 after 90 mins, Thornaby won 5 4 on pens)
26/10/22Ashton Town (H) W 4-3
(Liverpool Senior Cup 1)
29/10/22Steeton (A) D 1-1
02/11/22Euxton Villa (H) L 0-1
05/11/22Nelson (A) W 1-0
12/11/22Cleator Moor (H) W 4-0
19/11/22Irlam (H) W
(The Macron Cup 2)
(1-1 after 90 mins, Pilkington won 6 5 on pens)
22/11/22Marine (A) L 0-4
(Liverpool Senior Cup 2)
26/11/22Ashton Town (H) W 4-2
(The Edward Case Cup 3)
03/12/22Runcorn Town (H) W 4-1
07/12/22Bacup Borough (A) Postp
10/12/22Avro (H) Postp
(The Macron Cup 3)
13/12/22Ashton Town (A) Postp
17/12/22Euxton Villa (A) Postp
21/12/22Bacup Borough (H) W 2-1
26/12/22FC St Helens (H) D 1-1
07/01/23AFC Blackpool (H) W 5-1
10/01/23Ashton Town (A) Postp
14/01/23Garstang (A) Postp
18/01/23Bacup Borough (A) Postp
21/01/23Avro (H) L 2-4
(The Macron Cup 3)
24/01/23Euxton Villa (A) W 1-0
28/01/23Ilkley Town (H) L 2-3
30/01/23Daisy Hill (A) W 2-0
04/02/23Steeton (H) L 1-2
07/02/23Ashton Town (A) D 0-0
10/02/23South Liverpool (A) W 2-1
15/02/23Garstang (A) W 3-0
18/02/23Chadderton (H) D 0-0
21/02/23Ilkley Town (A) W 3-2
25/02/23Bacup Borough (A) L
(The Edward Case Cup QF)
(2-2 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 6 5 on pens)
04/03/23Holker OB (A) W 1-0
11/03/23Atherton LR (H) D 2-2
18/03/23Nelson (H) W 2-0
25/03/23Cleator Moor (A) W 2-0
29/03/23Bacup Borough (A) Postp
01/04/23Garstang (H) W 3-1
10/04/23FC St Helens (A) Postp
13/04/23FC St Helens (A) L 1-2
15/04/23Darwen FC (H) D 0-0
19/04/23Bacup Borough (A) W 4-0
22/04/23Wythenshawe Am (A) L 1-2
(First Division Champions Cup F)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Yacin Amarzou *17 +58052
Liam Bowyer (GK) *00000
Stephen Brown *00000
Matthew Burn *00000
Matthew Chan *2 +20000
Chris Cottington *36 +30030
Dean Curtis *13 +10020
Jordan Dainty *0 +20000
Bruno De Almeida Severino *36 +35067
Nelson Digbeu *7 +11030
Conal Gallagher *2 +20000
Marcus Giglio *33 +41151
Adam Gilchrist *23 +716020
Bebeto Gomes *42 +160108
Christopher Hill *00000
Jake Hilton (GK) *420004
Jack Kelly *0 +61000
Gary Kenny *385115
Callum Laird *34 +724061
Adam Lawrence *19 +52021
Christopher Lomax *40 +112151
George Lomax *10 +83032
Carl Lownsbrough *2 +20000
Phil Marsh *0 +10000
Nathan Moore *14 +171020
Luke Moran *1 +61030
Adam Neill *1 +31001
Liam Paton *2 +213000
Ryan Platt *1 +10000
Taylor Prescott *0 +90000
Andrew Presho *81000
Callum Preston *352030
Wade Rutherford *1 +10000
Scott Sephton *6 +53021
Louis Sharp *5 +71000
Ryan Sinnott *00000
Matthew Slevin (GK) *20000
Paul Watson *1 +60020
Dominic Whelan *00000
Oliver Wright *2 +30000
Anis Zaknoune *9 +10020

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

No Staff Members Found

Matchday Information

Ground: The Arcoframe Stadium

Address: Ruskin Sports Village, Ruskin Drive, St Helens, Merseyside

Postcode: WA10 6RP


Midweek Night: Wednesday

2022/23 Admission Prices: £4 Adult, £2 concessions. Children - free.

Programme Price: £2.00

Directions: <b>From the North</b>
Leave the M6 at Junction 26 (M58) and leave at junction 3 (A570) for St. Helens. Continue on A570 until you reach the junction with the A580 (Starbucks and petrol station on the opposite).

<b>From Manchester or the South</b>
Leave the M6 at junction 23 (A580) and proceed 5 miles to junction with A570 (Starbucks and petrol station on the right). All traffic should then follow signs for St. Helens, passing into one-way system, keep to the right hand lane entering Dentons Green Lane and make a U-turn where the road opens out by the bus shelter, take the left lane and Ruskin Drive is second on the left after Rivington Road and the pedestrian crossing.

<b>From M62 Junction 7</b>
Follow the linkway into St Helens Town Centre, turn left at the roundabout with the mining monument and go past the Cineworld and Asda. Go through the traffic lights and at the junction turn left and Ruskin Drive is second on the left after Rivington Road and the pedestrian crossing.

Nearest Railway: St Helens Central

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: The 37, 38 and 38A buses go past the end of Ruskin Drive, heading towards Eccleston and Rainford and back into St Helens town centre from Greenfield Road

Parking Facilities: Ruskin Sports Village has a large, free car park available to supporters on matchdays

Ground Facilities: The Arcoframe Stadium has a 200 seater covered stand from which spectators can enjoy the game. There is also space for standing spectators on the North, East and South sides of the ground. There is no segregation. Home and away flags and banners are welcome.

There is a 'refreshment kiosk' on the ground prior to kick off and during the game with hot food and drinks on sale (pies, sausage rolls, bacon barms, tea, coffee, etc).

There is also a fully licensed bar and clubhouse 'The Sticky Wicket' for home and away supporters which is situated 50M from the ground. It opens at 12 noon on Saturdays and 6pm on midweek nights. A full range of food plus alcoholic and soft drinks available before, during and after the match

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Community Benefit Society, registration number RS008354

Ground: The Arcoframe Stadium

Address: Ruskin Sports Village, Ruskin Drive, St Helens, Merseyside

Postcode: WA10 6RP


Website: http://www.pilkingtonfc.com

Twitter: @pilkingtonfc

Registered Colours: Green Shirts, Green Shorts, Green Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Navy Blue Shirts, Navy Blue Shorts, Navy Blue Socks

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

Secretary: Kieran Johnson

Chairman: Mark Hays

Manager: Stephen Palfrey

Programme Editor:

Committee / Directors: Mark Hays, Simon Taylor, Samantha Taylor, Clare Peters, Jonathan Southward, Andrew Peters, Kieran Johnson

County Affiliation: Liverpool FA

Year Formed: 1938

Record Attendance: 401 v Bury AFC, NWCFL Division One North, 27th October 2021

Previous Leagues:

Liverpool Combination
St Helens Combination
Cheshire League


1965 Youth League - Champions
1965 John Forster Youth Cup - Winners
1965 Woodward Youth Cup - Winners
1983 Warrington Sunday League - Champions
1998 Cheshire League Club of the Year
2001 Liverpool FA Junior Cup - Winners
2005 Liverpool FA Junior Cup - Winners
2006 Cheshire League Reserve Division Cup - Winners
2007 Cheshire League First Division Cup - Runners-up
2007 Cheshire League Reserve Division - Runners-up
2008 Cheshire League Reserve Division - Champions
2011 Cheshire League Division One - Runners-up
2011 Cheshire League Reserve Divison - Champions
2011 Cheshire League Reserve Division Cup - Winners
2012 Cheshire League Reserve Division Cup - Winners
2012 Cheshire League Reserve Division - Runners-up
2017 Cheshire League Presidents Cup - Winners
2018 Cheshire League Division One - Runners-up
2019 Cheshire League Premier Division - Winners
2019 Liverpool FA Challenge Cup - Runners-up
2023 North West Counties Football League First Division North Champions

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