Hare departs Gladiators

Matlock Town can now confirm the departure of defender Taron Hare from The Proctor Cars Stadium. Manager Dave Frecklington had the following to say about the departure “I’ve got a lot of time for taron and he’s done really well for us being one of my first additions at Matlock. Unfortunately I can’t carry seven […]

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Vince departs for pastures new

Matlock Town can now confirm the departure of midfielder Harry Vince following the cancellation of his contract. Vince had a spell with us on loan from Boston towards the end last season and after some good performances agreed to join Matlock at the start of 2018-19 season. After some good performances and a regular in the side […]

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Frecks gets his man as Tempest arrives

Matlock Town is pleased to announce the signing of twenty-five-year-old midfielder Greg Tempest from Basford United. Tempest who can operate in either defence or midfield started his career at Notts County when he was sixteen signed his first professional contract with the club the following year. He would spend five years with the Magpies as well […]

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Gladiators release Harrad

Matlock Town have released Shaun Harrad following talks with the 34 years old vastly experienced striker this week. Harrad completed a month’s loan spell with EvoStik NPL Premier Division rivals Grantham Town last Saturday after an injury plagued last year with the Gladiators but expressed a desire to leave for pastures new. Manager Dave Frecklington […]

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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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