News

  • The club can confirm the departure of first-team manager Sean Horrocks. Sean offered his resignation due to personal circumstances, and the club has accepted his resignation. AFC Burnley would like to put on record it’s thanks to Sean for all he has done for us and the work and effort
  • AFC Burnley missed out on a place in the Lancashire Amateur League Cup final after a cruel defeat on penalties at the Stanley Sports Hub. Richard Cowan’s early goal wasn’t enough as Sean Horrocks’ men were left ruing missed chances. Cowan opened the scoring after just six minutes with a
  • AFC Burnley boss Sean Horrocks is looking forward to his side’s Lancashire Amateur League Cup semi-final at the weekend. After finishing top of Group A, Horrocks’ men face Jogabola at the Stanley Sports Hub on Saturday afternoon for a place in next month’s final. “We know it will be a
  • AFC Burnley made it back-to-back wins on the road to book their place in the last four of the Lancashire Amateur League Cup. Jonny Carlin, Shane Hudson, Matty Ashworth and Aaran Smith were all on target on a windy afternoon in Bolton. Burnley took the lead midway through the first
  • With our recent expansion of the club and establishing a reserve team that will be playing in the East Lancashire League, we are now looking for a reserve team manager. The reserve manager will be required to oversee training (Wednesday Evening) and matchdays (Saturdays Afternoon) and will be expected to
  • AFC Burnley continued their unbeaten start in the Lancashire Amateur League Cup with a convincing win at Old Boltonians Reserves. Dale Brown bagged a brace with Aaran Smith, Sohaib Ahmed, Matty Ashworth and Danny Maymond also getting on the scoresheet. The hosts took an early lead through a clinical finish
  • AFC Burnley returned to competitive action with a 6-1 win over Hesketh Casuals in the Lancashire Amateur League Cup. Jonny Carlin bagged a brace with Josh Cook, Mark Taylor, Aaran Smith and Sohaib Ahmed also getting on the scoresheet. Burnley survived an early scare when a Hesketh forward got in
  • We are running a Last Man Standing competition for the last 10 game weeks of the Premier League, and looking for more people to join! The rules are simple! You may only pick a team once (e.g. if you pick Arsenal in week 1, you cannot pick them again. Your