Frecks’ Thoughts – 6/1/19

Back 2 back defeats doesn’t sit well with me whatsoever. Its certainly something we’ve not been used to in the 3 months of being in the hotseat. The performance at Lancaster yesterday was OK,especially second half where we did everything but score. A mixture of fantastic defending from Lancaster and a lack of end product […]

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B.Whitehead and Wood go out on loan

Matlock Town can now confirm that nineteen year old striker Billy Whitehead has joined Stamford AFC on a thirty day loan while eighteen year old midfielder Harry Wood has joined Carlton Town on a thirty day loan as well. Manager Dave Frecklington had the following to say regarding the loan moves on twitter “Good luck […]

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Weekly News – 2/1/19

Matlock Town boss Dave Frecklington had no complaints with the result as his Gladiators lost at home for the first time in ten league and cup matches against the side he last managed. Gainsborough Trinity completed a league double against Matlock with a 2-0 victory in a game where Matlock huffed and puffed for long […]

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Gladiators hot shot Westcarr signs contract

Matlock Town is pleased to announce that thirty-three-year-old striker Craig Westcarr has signed an eighteen month contract with the club to ward off any potential interest in the Gladiators leading goal scorer. Westcarr has been a revelation since he has come in at the start of September scoring a total of twelve goals and forming […]

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Coach to Lancaster City – Saturday 5th Jan

Matlock Town can now confirm that we are running a coach to Lancaster City on Saturday 5th January. The coach will leave The Proctor Cars Stadium at 9:15am, pick up at Bluestoops pub in Chesterfield at 9:30am. If you wish to book a place either contact Tom Wright (07850065968), call in at the club shop […]

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Weekly News – 27/12/18

Matlock boss Dave Frecklington was delighted with the point from the Boxing Day draw at Buxton and again paid tribute to the vocal visiting support. All four goals in the 2-2 draw were condensed into twelve first half minutes with John Pritchard and former Gladiator Bradley Grayson putting the Bucks two goals in front before […]

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DSC SF fixture changed

Matlock Town can now confirm that our game originally scheduled for Tuesday 8th January against Alfreton Town in the DSC Semi-Final will take place on Tuesday 12th February with a 7:45pm kick off.

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Weekly News – 23/12/18

Saturday’s thrilling 3-2 home win over Stafford Rangers sees Matlock in good spirits as they head north up the A6 to the Silverlands on Boxing Day for their festive derby clash. Results at the weekend saw Matlock climb above the Bucks who were leading at Warrington before conceding two late goals. The Gladiators are now […]

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Weekly News – 19/12/18

Boss Dave Frecklington paid tribute to the Gladiators supporters in a pre Christmas message this week. It came after Matlock’s excellent 3-1 win at Whitby Town last Saturday, a result which gave them their third successive victory in league and cup as they bounced back convincingly after their 5-0 defeat at South Shields three weeks […]

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Frecks’ Thoughts – 17/12/18

Good evening and my apologises for the late delivery of Frecks’ thoughts. The group were in good spirits going into the game at Whitby on Saturday,training had been very bright and competitive which is always a good sign especially on the back of two hard fought home wins against Belper and Workington. Whitby away is […]

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