Hinsley departs for Frickley AFC

Striker Luke Hinsley has accepted an offer from Evo-Stik NPL First Division East outfit Frickley Athletic to leave Matlock Town. The 28 year old rejoins one of his old clubs after a spell of a little under six months with the Gladiators after starting the campaign at now wound up North Ferriby United. Hinsley netted […]

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Frecks secures Blake until the end of the season

Matlock Town have added 20 years old 6’1″ forward Nyle Blake to their ranks ahead of Saturday’s home derby with Mickleover Sports. Having progressed through the Stags’ Academy, Blake signed professional forms in May 2018, being part of the Mansfield youth team which won the EFL Youth Alliance North East title. Since then Blake has […]

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Weekly News – 20/3/19

Boss Dave Frecklington hopes there will be no rustiness in his Matlock Town squad as they return to action after a three weeks break at home to Mickleover Sports on Saturday. The Gladiators last game was a narrow 1-0 victory over basement side North Ferriby United on March 2 when a goal from Jonny Margetts […]

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Margetts returns on loan and Morley signs!

Matlock Town’s striking options have been increased by the return of Jonny Margetts for a second loan spell from National League North Boston United and the acquisition of winger Nathan Morley from Burton Albion. Margetts (25) returned to the Pilgrims after Matlock’s last fixture, the home win over North Ferriby United a fortnight ago, when […]

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Weekly News – 13/3/19

After a blank weekend, Matlock travel to Marine on Saturday looking for a second successive win after their victory against basement side North Ferriby United a fortnight ago. The Gladiators are lodged firmly in mid table, unlikely now to reach the play-offs and looking reasonably safe as far as not being dragged into the relegation […]

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Weekly News – 6/3/19

Dave Frecklington says youth may well get its chance in Matlock Town’s remaining nine league games this season. With their central attacking options in particular, now decreased to Craig Westcarr and Luke Hinsley, opportunity may knock for someone to step up from the reserves or the academy and make their mark. “”We’re stretched up front” […]

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Coach to Marine AFC – 16/3/19

Matlock Town can now confirm that we shall be running a coach to Evo Stik NPL fixture against Marine AFC on Saturday 16th March (3PM kick off). The coach will leave the ground at 10am and pick up at the Bluestoops pub in Chesterfield at 10:15am. If you wish to book a place either contact […]

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Gladiators get mayoral visit

We are proud to announce that the Mayor and Matlock Town Council will be in the The Shorts Lounge at half-time should you wish to buy tickets for The Mayor’s Event of Matlock’s Talent Showcase on Saturday 16th March in The Imperial Rooms. There will also be raffle tickets to purchase which will be drawn […]

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