Oldham Athletic Football Club OLDHAM
Ground: Boundary Park,
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Tel: 0161-624-4972
Websites: Official
Footy Mad
Latics Forum
Getting there
By Car: (approx 190 miles from HW)
M40 west to junction 10. Join A43 (Northampton) to join M1 northbound at junction 15A. Exit M1 at juction 21a to join M62. Exit M62 at junction 20 (signposted Ashton, Rochdale, Oldham A627(M)). At roundabout take the third exit to jon A627(M) to Oldham. Follow signs for Oldham A627 and look for signpost Oldham Atheltic FC into Broadway. Take first right after 0.4 miles into Hibre Avenue which leads towards car parks near the ground. Check for specific or more detailed directions.
Train: Please note that the nearest station to Boundary Park, Oldham Werneth (1 mile), closed in October 2009 and will not reopen until 2012 when it will become part of the Manchester Metrolink network. Oldham Mumps (2 miles from ground) is also closed because of Metrolink extension work and due to reopen in 2012. Alternative bus services are available to connect from the centre of Manchester where train connections from the south are available to Manchester Piccadilly. The Metrolink service will then eventually be able to take you to Oldham via from Piccadilly via Manchester Victoria station.
Check for specific times and connections of trains.
Chairboy Connections
Players who have played for both Clubs.

Kevin Betsy - Former Fulham and Barnsley midfielder who joined Wycombe on a free from Oldham in the summer of 2005 following a season at Boundary Park. Spent 18 months at Adams Park before switching to Bristol City in January 2007 for a 150,000 fee. Failed to make an impact at Ashton Gate and moved to The Shrimpers in August 2008 following loan moves at both Yeovil Town and Walsall. Returned to Wycombe on loan in September 2009.

Mark Foran - Nomadic defender who spent a loan period with Wycombe in August 1995 from Sheffield United. Spent three seasons with Peterborough but made just 25 League appearances and made his one loan appearance for Oldham during the 1996/97 season. Eventually moved to Crewe and then Bristol Rovers in the summer of 2000.

Rob Lee - Made more than 300 appearances for Charlton Athletic prior to a lengthy spell with Newcastle United where he also gained England honours. Made one appearance for Oldham during the 2004/2005 season and joined Wycombe at the tail end of the same season under John Gorman.

Brian Parkin - Goalkeeper Parkin began his pro career with Oldham in 1982 but made just six League apps before moving on to Crewe. Also spent a couple of seasons with Crystal Palace before he settled with Bristol Rovers where he made over 250 apps over seven seasons. Move to Wycombe from Rovers where he made 29 apps for in a two season spell between July 1996 and May 1998. Also played one game on loan for Notts County in October 1998 but wasn't asked back! Returned to Bristol Rovers in 1999 as part of the coaching staff.

Sam Parkin - Striker who was on loan at Wycombe during the famous 2000/1 FA Cup run. Went to Oldham on loan towards the end of that season before spending the 2001/2 season on loan at Northampton Town. Went to have a successful spell with Swindon Town

Ian Westlake - Former trainee with Ipswich Town who spent three months on loan at Oldham at the end of the 2008/2009 season from Cheltenham Town. Signed for Wycombe by Peter Taylor from Cheltenham in the summer of 2009.

Also: Former 1980's Wycombe and Wealdstone striker Andy Graham was a trainee with Oldham Athletic before moving into non-League football.
Chairboys all-time record against The Latics
Sat, Dec 13, 1997 FL2 H W 2-1 5,327
Mon, Apr 13, 1998 FL2 A W 1-0 4,305
Sat, Oct 24, 1998 FL2 A D 0-0 4,337
Sat, Mar 27, 1999 FL2 H W 3-0 4,083
Tue, Nov 2, 1999 FL2 A D 2-2 3,807
Sat, Mar 11, 2000 FL2 H D 0-0 4,471
Tue, Oct 17, 2000 FL2 A L 0-2 3,496
Sat, Mar 17, 2001 FL2 H W 2-1 5,847
Sat, Nov 24, 2001 FL2 A L 0-2 4,731
Sat, Apr 13, 2002 FL2 H W 2-1 6,728
Sat, Aug 31, 2002 FL2 A W 2-0 5,963
Sat, Jan 18, 2003 FL2 H D 2-2 6,226
Sat, Sep 20, 2003 FL2 H L 2-5 4,725
Sat, Mar 27, 2004 FL2 A W 3-2 5,758
Sat, Dec 19, 2009 FL2 H D 2-2 4,160
Sat, Mar 13, 2010 FL2 A D 2-2 3,846
FL2 = Football League Division Two
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