ATHERTON COLLIERIES
Formed: 1916   Ground: Alder House, Atherton, Greater Manchester

League Record

Season Position Finished Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Points League & Division
1971/72 10th 28 9 7 12 45 51 25 Lancashire Combination League
1972/73 17th 38 10 7 21 46 84 27 Lancashire Combination League
1973/74 12th 38 14 10 14 68 63 38 Lancashire Combination League
1974/75 16th 38 8 10 20 46 80 26 Lancashire Combination League
1975/76 17th 34 6 8 20 48 72 20 Lancashire Combination League
1976/77 12th 34 9 8 17 50 79 26 Lancashire Combination League
1977/78 9th 34 14 8 12 63 52 36 Lancashire Combination League
1978/79 15th 34 8 9 17 43 56 25 Cheshire County League Division 2
1979/80 11th 34 9 14 11 44 48 32 Cheshire County League Division 2
1980/81 18th 38 8 5 25 39 83 21 Cheshire County League Division 2
1981/82 17th 38 8 7 23 41 85 23 Cheshire County League Division 2
The Cheshire County League merged with the Lancashire Combination to form the North West Counties League
1982/83 8th 34 12 11 11 55 57 35 North West Counties League Division 3
1983/84 8th 34 14 9 11 54 50 37 North West Counties League Division 3
1984/85 7th 34 13 8 13 44 44 34 North West Counties League Division 3
1985/86 5th 28 13 7 8 48 37 33 North West Counties League Division 3
1986/87 ▲1st 24 16 4 4 46 22 36 North West Counties League Division 3
1987/88 8th 42 20 6 16 63 63 46 North West Counties League Division 2
1988/89 11th 34 9 11 14 52 58 29 North West Counties League Division 2
1989/90 8th 30 12 7 11 34 38 43 North West Counties League Division 2
1990/91 18th 34 6 4 24 37 78 22 North West Counties League Division 2
1991/92 13th 34 12 4 18 51 64 40 North West Counties League Division 2
1992/93 9th 34 14 7 13 63 67 49 North West Counties League Division 2
1993/94 7th 34 15 9 10 58 40 54 North West Counties League Division 2
1994/95 4th 30 18 4 8 67 41 58 North West Counties League Division 2
1995/96 ▲2nd 34 25 5 4 90 43 80 North West Counties League Division 2
1996/97 15th 42 12 9 21 63 85 45 North West Counties League Division 1
1997/98 22nd 42 7 9 26 42 100 30 North West Counties League Division 1
1998/99 19th 40 9 7 24 50 88 34 North West Counties League Division 1
1999/00 12th 42 16 6 20 58 68 54 North West Counties League Division 1
2000/01 17th 42 11 6 25 43 88 39 North West Counties League Division 1
2001/02 17th 44 13 8 23 66 91 47 North West Counties League Division 1
2002/03 19th 42 11 7 24 52 85 40 North West Counties League Division 1
2003/04 22nd 42 6 9 27 47 99 27 North West Counties League Division 1
2004/05 21st 42 8 7 27 57 102 31 North West Counties League Division 1
2005/06 19th 42 7 9 26 43 93 30 North West Counties League Division 1
2006/07 7th 42 19 13 10 72 55 70 North West Counties League Division 1
2007/08 15th 38 10 10 18 44 67 40 North West Counties League Division 1
The North West Counties League renamed Division 1 and became the Premier Division
2008/09 ▼22nd 42 7 8 27 42 93 29 North West Counties League Premier
2009/10 6th 32 15 4 13 63 66 49 North West Counties League Division 1
2010/11 5th 34 18 6 10 70 44 60 North West Counties League Division 1
2011/12 4th 34 15 7 12 69 52 52 North West Counties League Division 1
2012/13 4th 34 21 6 7 78 47 69 North West Counties League Division 1
2013/14 5th 36 19 9 8 100 62 66 North West Counties League Division 1
2014/15 ▲1st 36 31 3 2 129 26 96 North West Counties League Division 1
2015/16 3rd 42 25 9 8 113 66 84 North West Counties League Premier
2016/17 ▲1st 42 32 4 6 103 39 100 North West Counties League Premier
2017/18 10th 42 15 13 14 50 55 58 Northern Premier League Division 1 North
The Northern Premier League renamed its Divisions, Division 1 North became Division 1 West
2018/19 ▲1st 38 26 4 8 89 34 82 Northern Premier League Division 1 West
2019/20 ABANDONED 26 8 4 14 36 49 28 Northern Premier League Premier Division
2020/21 ABANDONED 8 4 1 3 13 8 13 Northern Premier League Premier Division
2021/22 - - - - - - - - Northern Premier League Premier Division