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Founded: 1979

Years in NCEL: 2012-

Nickname: Penguins

Status: Sheffield & Hallamshire FA

Home Colours: Black & White/Black/Black

Alternate Colours: All Orange

Sponsors: Hazelden Motors

Midweek Matchday: Wednesday


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Peter Goodlad (Interim)
Assistant Manager:
Kevan Locke
Shane Kelsey
First Aider:
Julie Briscoe

Dennis Hirst
Vice President:
Alan Richardson
Michael Shepherd
Vice Chairman:
Paul Rosser
Alan Richardson
Peter Goodlad
General Manager:
Peter Goodlad
Commercial Manager:
Dorothy Cowdell
Press Officer:
Gary Wigglesworth
Programme Editor:
Jamie Walman
Website Editor:
Stacey Goodlad


Red Bates

Joshua Berry

Matthew Birks

George Bland

Dale Brettoner

Jack Briscoe

Joshua Bucknall

Daniel Cawley

Ryan Clements

Tom Copping

Bradley Cresswell

Jake Dickinson

Pedro Filipe Seviha

Thomas Foltyn-Brown

Lee Garside

Danny Gaunt

Lewis Goddard

Mitchell Goodlad

Clarke Greaves

Thomas Guest

Dane Hodgson

Ben Holmes

Bailey Holroyd

Alex Hutchinson

Bradley Hutchinson

Connor Johnson

Shane Kelsey

Gracjan Klimczak

Tom Lunn

Robbie Miller

Jacob Morton

Jamie Moxon

Ross Nowodny

Liam O'Brien

Logan O'Brien

Lewis O'Connor

Frank Pasika

Ross Pritchard

Jimmy Pursell

Jack Ripley

Connor Rushforth

Aiden Salmons

Kane Sanderson

Owen Selby

Jack Shepperd

McCauley Shillito

Dominic Simons

Joe Singleton

Declan Slater

Christopher Snaith

Thomas Street

Jack Twyford

Ben Walker

Adam White

Ryan White

Kyle Wordsworth

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Ground Details

Sheerien Park
Ollerton Road, Athersley North, Barnsley, S71 3DP. Tel: 07910 121070
General Ground Directions:
From North: M1 J38. Go down slip road, round roundabout and back under motorway. Take first left onto Haigh Lane, go to top of the hill and, at T-junction, turn right. At next T-junction, turn left onto Shaw Lane and go to bottom of hill. At T-junction of A61, turn right to Barnsley, go through first set of traffic lights and take first left onto Newstead Road. Follow to second roundabout and turn right onto Ollerton Road. Follow to second turn on left - do not take it but go past and entrance is between houses 123-125 Ollerton Road. Follow drive into ground.

Public Transport:
Station: Barnsley 2½ miles. Stagecoach Yorkshire 11 from Barnsley (Interchange, adjacent to station) to Barnsley (Ollerton Road, Trowell Way) five times per hour, journey time 17 minutes. Return bus runs from same stop. Then retrace along Ollerton Road, and ground on left (5 minutes).
Public transport directions courtesy of Andy Edwards. Click here for more details.

Admission Price: £5, Concessions: £3
Capacity: 2050, Cover: 648, Seats: 358
Clubhouse: No, but there is a small lounge. Hot and cold food available.
Club Shop: Yes.

Club History

League History:
Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League 1997-2012; NCEL 2012-.
Sheffield & Hallamshire Senior Cup 2013/14; Sheffield & Hallamshire County Senior League: Prem Div - 1999/2000 2003/04 2004/05 2006/07 2008/09 2011/12; Div 2 - 1997/98; League Cup - 3 times; Sheffield & Hallamshire Junior Cup - 5 times.
Players Progressing:
Geoff Horsefield, Dean Trott, Johnathan Brown.
NCEL History Pld W D L F A Pts +/- Pos
2012/13 NCEL Division OneNCEL1 42 25 10 7 101 52 85 49 (2/22)
2013/14 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 44 23 7 14 103 73 76 30 (10/23)
2014/15 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 40 13 8 19 52 68 47 -16 (13/21)
2015/16 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 42 12 6 24 52 93 42 -41 (18/22)
2016/17 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 42 17 11 14 76 84 62 -8 (10/22)
2017/18 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 42 13 7 22 66 89 46 -23 (17/22)
2018/19 NCEL Premier DivisionNCELP 38 9 4 25 43 88 31 -45 (17/20)

Page Last Updated: 29th February, 2020