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Chairman’s assurance over stand

ATHLETIC chairman Simon Corney has assured supporters the club’s new North Stand will be completed for the start of next...

Date Online: 02/10/2014

Johnson ponders move for defender

ATHLETIC manager Lee Johnson has made tentative enquiries over a couple of centre-backs as he bids to stave off a...

Date Online: 01/10/2014

Let me put Posh under the cosh - Philliskirk

DANNY Philliskirk is hoping to land a starting role at Peterborough. The two-goal hero of the Scunthorpe win wants to...

Date Online: 30/09/2014

Latics facing anxious wait over Elokobi

ATHLETIC face the possibility of losing George Elokobi for up to six weeks after the imposing centre-back hobbled off the...

Date Online: 29/09/2014

Danny simply sublime after his call from the bench

Oldham Athletic 3, Scunthorpe 2 YOU have to go back to the extraordinary 5-4 win over Peterborough last season for the...

Date Online: 29/09/2014

Patience paid off, says boss

LEE Johnson hailed the character of his side as Athletic stretched their unbeaten run to seven matches. The side came from...

Date Online: 29/09/2014

Goal-ace Forte taking pressure in his stride

IF THE pressure is weighing heavily on Jonathan Forte’s shoulders, it’s not showing. Athletic’s top scorer was thrown back into the...

Date Online: 26/09/2014

Worthy favourites – but no room for below-par show

The Oldham golakeper writes every week for Chron Sport THE RYDER Cup got underway today and like a lot of footballers,...

Date Online: 26/09/2014

El of a speech as George lifts team’s spirits

GEORGE Elokobi gave Athletic’s players a rousing pep talk that restored the team’s spirit ahead of tomorrow’s battle with lowly...

Date Online: 26/09/2014

Between the Rock and a hard place

LEE Johnson turned down a surprise opportunity to play against star-studded World Cup winners Germany... for Gibraltar. Athletic’s manager was shocked...

Date Online: 26/09/2014

Johnson sees the danger signs

ATHLETIC are primed for their biggest game of the season so far says manager Lee Johnson. Third-bottom Scunthorpe head to SportsDirect.com...

Date Online: 25/09/2014

Mills happy to be back on form

JOSEPH Mills is returning to top form after struggling to get up to speed at the start of the season. Mills,...

Date Online: 25/09/2014

Latics’ chance to cash in on opponents’ frailties

ATHLETIC appear to have had a lucky escape in NOT signing Miguel Llera. The experienced left-sided defender was on trial at...

Date Online: 25/09/2014

Latics boss determined to snare right striker

ATHLETIC are talking to new striker targets – but manager Lee Johnson insists he will not be rushed into a...

Date Online: 24/09/2014

Solid prospects

MIDFIELD dynamo Mike Jones is delighted to be a regular feature in an Athletic side he believes is destined to...

Date Online: 23/09/2014

Latics step up striker search

ATHLETIC’S hunt for a striker continues following Saturday’s frustrating goalless draw at Notts County. The visitors to Meadow Lane looked rock-solid...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

On the right track

ATHLETIC assistant boss Tommy Wright admitted players and management were frustrated after their goalless draw at stuttering Notts County. Manager Lee...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Latics lack net gains

ATHLETIC enjoyed an encouraging opening 10 minutes and a barn-storming final 10 minutes - but just couldn't find a way...

Date Online: 22/09/2014

Closed-doors policy is the best approach

Latics’ goalkeeper writes every week for Chron Sport TWO of my old clubs have been in the news a lot recently...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Centre-back Wilson growing up fast

ATHLETIC have gone back to basics to bring the best out of James Wilson. And the good news for fans is...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Latics keen to extend unbeaten run

ATHLETIC head to Notts County tomorrow confident of extending their unbeaten run to six matches. And manager Lee Johnson might have...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

Lockwood aims at comeback

ADAM Lockwood is hoping to be ready for action in under a month. The injured centre-back (32) is gearing up to...

Date Online: 19/09/2014

James on his giant peach

JAMES Dayton has revealed the wonder-goal he scored at Swindon might NOT rank as his best. The 25 year old stunned...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Magpies will be a tough nut to crack

NOTTS County manager Shaun Derry was glad to escape with a draw when facing Leyton Orient and their under-pressure boss...

Date Online: 18/09/2014

Go for it!

ATHLETIC boss Lee Johnson encouraged his players to try their luck from long range before James Dayton found the net...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Front man deal a way off, says Johnson

SYLVAN Ebanks-Blake has yet to accept Athletic’s offer to train with the club. Rumours circulated yesterday that the ex-Wolves striker...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Wonder strike the highlight as Latics take a point

JAMES Dayton’s wonder-goal was the highlight of an impressive Athletic effort that saw the side come home with a deserved...

Date Online: 17/09/2014

Latics aiming to extend shut-out run

LEE Johnson says he would hate to have the task of breaking down Athletic right now. Swindon are tonight hosting a...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

One that got away

JON Obika would have been plotting to put Swindon to the sword tonight, had Athletic manager Lee Johnson managed to...

Date Online: 16/09/2014

Quest for front man as Latics wait on Forte

JONATHAN Forte could be ready to face Swindon tomorrow — but Athletic must play a waiting game on a striker...

Date Online: 15/09/2014