Barrow AFC

If you are looking to travel to watch your club play against Barrow AFC you will love the atmosphere at Holker Street.

Be sure to check out our in depth guide to Holker Street away fans to find out essential information such as the fastest route to and from the stadium, and if there are any pubs, restaurants and cafés in the local area that are welcoming to visiting away fans.

Barrow Athletic Football Club that plays in League Two which is the fourth tier of English Football. Managed by Pete Wild these side have been battling to get into the play offs.

In our Barrow Athletic Football Club guide, we provide all of the required information from the squad, upcoming fixtures and results to the history of Barrow Football Club.

Barrow AFC Registered Squad

Here is a list of the registered squad for Barrow AFC 2024:

Goal Keepers

GoalkeeperPldGYCRC
Aaron Taylor
Tim Erlandsson
Paul Farman47 (0)050
Andy Coughlin
Josh Lillis5 (0)000
Scott Moloney
Scott Moloney
Shaun Pearson
Sam Stephens
Jim Pollard
Max Johnson
Tony McMillan

Defender

DefenderPldGYCRC
Niall Cowperthwaite
Shaun Beeley
Thierry Audel
Mazeed Ogungbo5 (6)110
Danny Livesey
Danny O’Donnell
Robbie Gotts31 (14)270
Sam Hird
Tom Beadling
James Chester39 (2)230
Paul Bignot
Steve Williams
Tony Diagne
Pawel Zuk
Steven Williams
Jack Barthram
Bradley Carroll
Dave Bayliss
George Ray44 (1)3111
Niall Canavan43 (1)340
Neal Eardley
Robbie Williams
Paul Edwards
Liam Willis
Sam Hibbert
Craig Radcliffe
Dan Parkinson

Midfielder

MidfielderPldGYCRC
Jason Taylor
David Worrall21 (13)010
David Fitzpatrick
Callum Gribbin
Elliot Newby39 (10)020
Kian Spence43 (6)9100
Danny Pilkington
Adam Dawson
Tom White23 (13)170
Oliver Greaves
Astley Mulholland
David Mellor
Mark Waddington
Brian Wilson
Luca Stephenson20 (14)060
Dominic Telford23 (18)430
Lewis Hardcastle
Christian Sloan
David Symington
Rory Feely25 (9)120
Mace Goodridge
Steve Jennings
Benjamin van den Broek
Chris Taylor
Ben Whitfield18 (22)1110
Owen Bray1 (2)000
Sam Sheridan
Richard Davies
Aaran Taylor
Robin Hulbert
Izak Reid
Karl Ledsham
Mike Thomson

Attacking Midfielders

Attacking MidfielderPldGYCRC
Garry Hunter
Johnny Gorman

Strikers

StrikerPldGYCRC
Aaron Taylor
Dean Campbell39 (8)450
Jack Hindle
Jason Walker
Jamie Proctor10 (17)131
Anthony Wilson
Jamie Philpot
Sam Foley17 (31)460
Grant Holt
Nathan Waterston
Lee McEvilly
Morgan Penfold
Benni Smales-Braithwaite
Rhys Turner
Daniel Cockerline
Emile Acauah27 (20)920
Cole Stockton15 (2)720
Dimitri Sea
Tom Dawson
Junior Tiensia7 (4)001
Nathan Reid
Daniel Bramall
Calvin Andrew
Aaron Bowen
James Ellison
Alex Meechan
Shelton Payne
Alex Meechan

Current Barrow AFC Manager

ManagerAppointment DateToDays in Charge
Vacant

Barrow AFC Upcoming Fixtures

Barrow AFC Previous Results

DateMatchResultScoreCompetition
05 Aug 2023Tranmere Rovers v BarrowW1-2League Two
08 Aug 2023Bolton Wanderers v BarrowL1-0League Cup
12 Aug 2023Barrow v Sutton UnitedW2-1League Two
15 Aug 2023Accrington Stanley v BarrowD1-1League Two
19 Aug 2023Stockport County v BarrowL1-0League Two
26 Aug 2023Barrow v WrexhamD1-1League Two
02 Sep 2023Harrogate Town v BarrowW0-1League Two
05 Sep 2023Barrow v BlackpoolL0-2Football League Trophy
16 Sep 2023Newport County v BarrowD1-1League Two
23 Sep 2023Mansfield Town v BarrowL1-0League Two
30 Sep 2023Barrow v Doncaster RoversW3-2League Two
03 Oct 2023Grimsby Town v BarrowL2-1League Two
07 Oct 2023Barrow v Notts CountyD1-1League Two
10 Oct 2023Morecambe v BarrowL3-1Football League Trophy
14 Oct 2023Milton Keynes Dons v BarrowD2-2League Two
21 Oct 2023Barrow v AFC WimbledonD0-0League Two
24 Oct 2023Forest Green Rovers v BarrowW0-2League Two
28 Oct 2023Barrow v Salford CityD0-0League Two
31 Oct 2023Barrow v MorecambeW1-0League Two
04 Nov 2023Northampton Town v BarrowW1-3FA Cup
07 Nov 2023Barrow v Liverpool AcademyW2-1Football League Trophy
11 Nov 2023Bradford City v BarrowW1-2League Two
18 Nov 2023Barrow v Crawley TownW1-0League Two
25 Nov 2023Colchester United v BarrowW1-4League Two
28 Nov 2023Barrow v WalsallW2-0League Two
02 Dec 2023Maidstone United [1992] v BarrowL2-1FA Cup
16 Dec 2023Swindon Town v BarrowW0-3League Two
22 Dec 2023Crewe Alexandra v BarrowW1-3League Two
26 Dec 2023Barrow v Stockport CountyD2-2League Two
29 Dec 2023Barrow v Accrington StanleyD1-1League Two
01 Jan 2024Wrexham v BarrowL4-1League Two
06 Jan 2024Barrow v Tranmere RoversW1-0League Two
13 Jan 2024Sutton United v BarrowD2-2League Two
20 Jan 2024Barrow v Crewe AlexandraL1-3League Two
27 Jan 2024Notts County v BarrowD1-1League Two
03 Feb 2024Barrow v Milton Keynes DonsW1-0League Two
10 Feb 2024AFC Wimbledon v BarrowL2-0League Two
13 Feb 2024Barrow v Forest Green RoversL1-2League Two
17 Feb 2024Salford City v BarrowL5-3League Two
05 Mar 2024Barrow v GillinghamW2-0League Two
09 Mar 2024Barrow v Colchester UnitedW2-0League Two
12 Mar 2024Walsall v BarrowD1-1League Two
16 Mar 2024Barrow v Harrogate TownD0-0League Two
23 Mar 2024Barrow v Newport CountyW1-0League Two
29 Mar 2024Barrow v Grimsby TownW3-1League Two
01 Apr 2024Morecambe v BarrowL2-1League Two
06 Apr 2024Barrow v Swindon TownL0-2League Two
13 Apr 2024Gillingham v BarrowL3-0League Two
16 Apr 2024Crawley Town v BarrowD1-1League Two
20 Apr 2024Doncaster Rovers v BarrowL4-2League Two
23 Apr 2024Barrow v Bradford CityL1-2League Two
27 Apr 2024Barrow v Mansfield TownD1-1League Two

Popular Questions

When was Barrow Athletic Football Club founded?

Barrow Athletic Football Club was founded in 2017.

What is the home ground of Barrow Athletic Football Club?

Barrow Athletic Football Club plays its home matches at Thorncliffe Cricket & Social Club, which is located in the town of Barrow-in-Furness in Cumbria, England.

Has Barrow Athletic Football Club won any major titles or trophies?

As a relatively new football club, Barrow Athletic Football Club has yet to win any major titles or trophies. However, they have achieved several notable successes, including reaching the final of the Lancashire Amateur Shield in 2019.

Manager History

PeriodManagerCountryborn
01/07/2022 – 30/06/2024Pete WildEngland20/07/1984
21/03/2022 – 30/06/2022Phil BrownEngland30/05/1959
01/07/2021 – 20/03/2022Mark CooperEngland18/12/1968
22/02/2021 – 30/06/2021Rob KellyEngland21/12/1964
28/12/2020 – 21/02/2021Michael JolleyEngland30/03/1977
14/12/2020 – 27/12/2020Rob KellyEngland21/12/1964
09/07/2020 – 13/12/2020David DunnEngland27/12/1979
15/06/2018 – 30/06/2020Ian EvattEngland19/11/1981
23/11/2015 – 30/06/2017Paul CoxEngland06/01/1972
10/12/2013 – 22/11/2015Darren EdmondsonEngland04/11/1971
18/12/2007 – 30/06/2013David BaylissEngland08/06/1976
01/07/1999 – 30/06/2003Kenny LoweEngland06/11/1961
01/07/1971 – 30/06/1972Jack CromptonEngland18/12/1921
01/07/1967 – 30/06/1969Colin AppletonEngland07/03/1936
24/07/1957 – 30/06/1958Norman DodginEngland01/11/1921
01/07/1955 – 30/06/1956Joe HarveyEngland11/06/1918
01/07/1938 – 30/06/1940Fred PentlandEngland29/07/1883
01/07/1927 – 30/06/1928John MaconnachieScotland08/05/1885

Barrow AFC Trophies

HonourPositionYear
Northern Premier LeagueChampion1983-84
Northern Premier LeagueChampion1988-89
FA TrophyWinner1989-90
Northern Premier LeagueChampion1997-98
Northern Premier LeagueRunner-up2002-03
FA TrophyWinner2009-10
Conference – NorthChampion2014-15
National LeagueChampion2019-20

Summary

Barrow Athletic Football Club was founded in 1936 in the town of Barrow-in-Furness, located in the northwestern county of Cumbria, England. The club initially played in local leagues before joining the Lancashire Combination in 1947. Over the years, the club has competed in various leagues, including the Northern Premier League, the Conference North, and the National League.

Barrow Athletic FC’s style of play has been characterized by a strong emphasis on physicality and defensive solidity. The team has traditionally been known for its tough tackling and rugged defending, often employing a direct and aggressive approach to the game. This style has earned the team a reputation as a tough opponent to play against, particularly at their home ground, Holker Street.

In recent years, however, Barrow Athletic FC has undergone a transformation under the management of Ian Evatt, who implemented a more possession-based style of play. This change in approach has been credited with the team’s success in recent seasons, culminating in the club’s promotion to League Two in the 2019-20 season.

Overall, Barrow Athletic FC has a rich history in English football, with a strong tradition of physicality and toughness on the pitch. In recent years, the team has shown a willingness to adapt and evolve its style of play, reflecting a commitment to success and growth.

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