Bacup Borough’s Leading Goal Scorer, Vice Captain and Bacup Borough’s Under 9s Youth Team Coach Matthew Bryan has won the North West Counties League Division One Player of The Month For April.

The Bacup Borough Manager Brent Peters Had This To Say” I am really pleased for Matthew his contribution, consistency and goals throughout the season can best be described has exemplary, from which his efforts have now been acknowledged and rewarded by the League, Peters added “ taking everything into consideration throughout the season, given the amount of man of the match performances which is picked by the opposition, Matthew must be favorite to lift the Division one Player of the Year Award, whilst I do not wish to tempt fate, taking everything into consideration, in my opinion there is no one else to touch him, Peters added “ Matthew is a dedicated club man to whom also devotes his time with the youngest team in the club within our Youth section, the Bacup Borough under 9s, not only does myself all of my staff think the world of Matty and the service he has given to this football club over the years, but so do the young boys that are just starting their way in the game, peters said “ this is a fitting award, the icing on the cake could and should be the Leagues Player of the Year, he most certainly deserves such an honor “

Peters then finished by praising his entire squad when at the end of what proved to be a grueling month in April where they had to play nine games of which four games came in six days when he had this to say “ I am over the moon with my boys, to have to encounter such a month of playing nine games in the month of April, but to be playing four games in six days from which were against three teams still in a promotion challenge, all very good sides that made sure we had to work hard every step of the way, in addition the introduction of four boys from our successful under 18s cup winning squad in Kieran Reece, Oliver Crew, Kyle Brooks, and Louis Holding and finishing that period with a 50% points return, I am well and truly over the moon, they have all shown real commitment and determination that makes me feel so proud “