West v Nelson, Tonight 7:45pm
West host Nelson tonight at Brookburn Road in the Lancashire Trophy, 7:45pm KO
Following West’s dramatic 4-3 win against Stockport Town in the FA Vase on Saturday Manager Steve Settle turns his attention to the Lancashire County Cup currently held by Ashton Athletic.
The new season has been tough for Nelson who find themselves bottom of the NWCFL First Division with one point from their opening seven games.
However, they’ve enjoyed much success against West in the 8 previous meetings having a pair of wins and three draws between 2012 and 2016.
The most previous meeting came at Little Wembley on Tuesday 1st November when the two sides played out a thrilling 4-4 draw with the lead changing hands four times.
West have won three of the four meetings between the two teams with them winning the previous meeting 1-0 in August 2016. Nelson boasted the biggest win having won 5-2 at Brookburn Road in September 2014.
Kick-off is 7:45pm, admission is £5 for adults, £3 concessions and FREE for under-12s.