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Fans take their seats

ATHLETIC have received a financial boost with the news that season ticket sales are significantly up on last year’s figure. As...

Date Online: 22/05/2015

Kilkenny back in final mix

TWO former Athletic loan stars are bidding to send Preston to glory, as North End try to shake off their...

Date Online: 22/05/2015

Pulling Power

ATHLETIC have enquired about Tranmere star Max Power, as Darren Kelly continues to try to boost his squad’s attacking potential. The...

Date Online: 21/05/2015

Croft back for more

POPULAR winger Lee Croft says there is no bitterness over the way his last spell with Athletic ended — and...

Date Online: 20/05/2015

Kelly on Kelly

ATHLETIC manager Darren Kelly says he hasn’t been made aware of a swoop for his namesake and skipper. A report in...

Date Online: 19/05/2015

Kelly committed to the Latics cause

CLUB director Anthony Gee has hinted that assurances of a strong commitment to the Athletic cause helped Darren Kelly net...

Date Online: 19/05/2015

Kelly drops Gerrard hint

ATHLETIC boss Darren Kelly has suggested powerhouse defender Anthony Gerrard could be a summer transfer target. Liverpool-born Gerrard (29), the cousin...

Date Online: 18/05/2015

Former Latics ace suspended

SHEFFIELD United’s former Athletic midfielder Jose Baxter has failed a drugs test and has been suspended by the club. A statement...

Date Online: 18/05/2015

Third man arrested over Latics threats

POLICE have arrested a 31-year-old man after death threats were sent to Oldham Athletic. Three men were sought in connection with...

Date Online: 15/05/2015

Fans are the club heartbeat - Kelly

NEW Athletic manager Darren Kelly hopes the fans will quickly start buying into his vision. Kelly was grilled by just over...

Date Online: 15/05/2015

Brown agrees new deal

DEFENDER Connor Brown has agreed a new two-year contract with Athletic. The 23-year-old full-back, who made 26 appearances last season, and...

Date Online: 15/05/2015

Clean slate for Edmundson

ATHLETIC’S re-signing of teenage starlet George Edmundson appears to indicate that new boss Darren Kelly will be keen to give...

Date Online: 14/05/2015

Match of the giants

ANDY Ritchie and Paul Scholes were among footballing greats who lined up for a combined Athletic and Manchester United legends...

Date Online: 14/05/2015

Pull together to succeed – Kelly

ONLY a week since Darren Kelly’s shock appointment as Athletic boss, the highly-focused Northern Irishman has already begun installing a...

Date Online: 13/05/2015

Two arrested over Latics death threat

POLICE have arrested two men after death threats were sent to Oldham Athletic. Men aged 27 and 42 were arrested on...

Date Online: 13/05/2015

Tribute to a sporting all-rounder

COLIN Whitaker, who made 72 appearances for Athletic, has died at the age of 82. The tricky left-winger played alongside one...

Date Online: 12/05/2015

Forte retained for next season

NEW Athletic boss Darren Kelly is happy to keep faith in last season’s top scorer Jonathan Forte despite the talented...

Date Online: 12/05/2015

Latics boss death threat

POLICE are investigating death threats sent to Oldham Athletic following the appointment of new manager Darren Kelly. A letter allegedly urged...

Date Online: 12/05/2015

Playing for keeps

JOEL Coleman will be pushed all the way for his number one spot, despite already having caught the eye of...

Date Online: 11/05/2015

IRA claims ‘absolute nonsense’ - Kelly

NEW Athletic manager Darren Kelly has refuted claims he is a supporter of the IRA. “MY admiration for Martin McGuinness is...

Date Online: 08/05/2015

Holden happy with his lot

DEAN Holden has had four jobs in six months, but is finally looking forward to settling down into his latest...

Date Online: 08/05/2015

Latics refund offer ignored

DESPITE widespread fan condemnation of the appointment of new Athletioc manager Darren Kelly on Monday, not one fan demanded a...

Date Online: 07/05/2015

Pace holds the key to success, says new boss Kelly

A FRESH injection of pace is at the top of Athletic’s shopping list this summer. New manager Darren Kelly has also...

Date Online: 07/05/2015

Kelly’s journey to be a boss ends at Latics

A LONG-STANDING desire to become a successful coach is what Athletic’s new boss hopes will set him apart from first-time...

Date Online: 07/05/2015

Five vital factors

Jonathan Forte’s goals Athletic’s best 45 minutes of the season were at home to Bradford and Forte and Jabo Ibehre were...

Date Online: 07/05/2015

Nothing in political claims - Kelly

OLDHAM Athletic has reassured fans concerned over new manager Darren Kelly’s political allegiances. When Kelly was announced on Monday, some fans...

Date Online: 06/05/2015

Kelly sets lofty targets to win over fans

ATHLETIC’S new manager Darren Kelly is aiming for the stars next season - and “fears nothing” in Sky Bet League...

Date Online: 06/05/2015

It was a very easy decision - Corney

ATHLETIC chairman Simon Corney has sought to re-assure the club's sceptical fans that Darren Kelly definitely IS the right man...

Date Online: 06/05/2015

Kelly reveals clear vision for Athletic

COMMENT: THE truth is often stranger than fiction, and Darren Kelly's unfulfilled singing career lies in the murky waters between. In...

Date Online: 06/05/2015

Kelly is shock choice as Latics manager

DARREN Kelly has been unveiled as Athletic’s new first-team manager in an extraordinary and controversial move that has already caused...

Date Online: 05/05/2015