Secretary

Huw Jones

Neil Dowler (Chairman)


Ground

Dinas Park


Colours

Home

Maroon shirts, shorts and socks

Away

Blue Striped shirts,blue shorts and socks

AFC Porth

Dinas Park, Porth

Secretary

Huw Jones

01443 686716

07974 252940

sec.afcporth@hotmail.com

01443 686716


Alternative Secretary

Neil Dowler (Chairman)

01443 687748

07894 488403

n.dowler@sky.com

01443 687748

 

 

Porth  Football  History.   1902-Present.

AFC Porth are the latest in a number of sides to have represented the town of Porth, situated at the junction of the Rhondda Fawr and Rhondda Fach valleys, and a hot bed for the game of Association Football for over a 100 years. 

 

1902-Porth, entered into the newly formed South Wales League.     

1919-Porth Athletic entered the newly reformed Welsh National League.Became champions in 1921/1922.

1933- Porth United, were elected to the Welsh National League where they remained until resigning after season 1936-37

1946-.Porth Welfare was formed competing in the Welsh League, the Welfare’s demise ended with their extinction in the 1970s.  

1950-During Porth Welfare’s time, a company team, Beatus United, was formed.Starting in the Rhondda League, Beatus were promoted to the South Wales Amateur League in 1964. 

1984- A Decision was made to change the name of Beatus United to AFC Porth .Under the guidance of Mr Ray Hacker rapid  promotion from the South Wales Amateur League,winning the Corinthian Cup, AFC Porth had a meteoric rise up the divisions of the Welsh League. 

1992- With the formation of the League of Wales, AFC Porth won the Division Two title in successive seasons.

1996- To provide the club with a bigger marketing profile, AFC Porth was renamed AFC Rhondda .

2004- Reverted back to AFC Porth.

2007- Unfortunately AFC Porth were relegated from the Welsh League and returned to the South Wales Amateur League for season 2007-8.

2008- Returned to the Welsh League at the first attempt, the first to do this feat since the inception of the Welsh Football Pyramid System.

2009- Promoted Div. 2

2011- Promoted Div. 1

2014- AFC Porth won the Nathaniel Car Sales League Cup.

2015- Relegated to Div. 2

 

2017-Stuart Brock took over for season 17/18, assisted by Jamie Hallett, two local lads with the Black Dragons running through their blood.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dinas Park

Dinas Road

Porth

CF40 1JG

Players

NameBio
 
Stuart Brock

Aged 32, Striker, Prev Club Blaenrhonndda, Joined 2008.

 

Dazzling at times, horizontal, so laid back, Player Manager.

 
Thomas Haley

Aged 25, Striker; Prev Club Pontyclun Joined 2017.

 

Exciting talent lightening quick with an eye for goal.

 
Ben Al-Hun

Versatile midfielder.forward with a knack for scoring goals.

 
Alex Adshead

Aged 19, Defender, Prev Club Ton Pentre, Re-Joined 2017.

 

Cool, calm composed with a sweet left foot, former Youth Product.

 
Ryan Betteney

Aged 28, Goalkeeper, Prev club Cwm Welfare, Joined 2017.

 

Great shot stopper, non-stop talker, born leader..

 
Jamie Coombes

Age 19, Midfield, Prev Club Ferndale Ath, Joined 2017.

 

Gifted player for one so young, heart of the midfield.

 
Tomasz Krol

Age 33, Prev Club Pencoed Ath, joined 2017

 

Cultured midfielder, with some good pedigree.

 
Nicky Rees

Aged 19, Striker, Prev Club Ton Pentre, Re-Joined 2017.

 

Big, bustling centre forward leads line well. Former Youth Product

 
Aaron Hughes

Aged 29  Striker Prev club Ynyshir Albions, Joined 2014.

 

Non-stop, all action, getting rewards for all his hard work, started find the net.

 
Ryan O'Connor

Age 30 ,Striker ,Prev Club Pontypridd, Joined 2017

 

Returns to the game after a spell away.

 
Callum Webber

Age 20, Midfield Prev Club Cambrian&Clydach, Joined 2017.

 

Great attitude, not stop worker for his team, no mean skill either, one to watch.

 
Bradley Williams

Aged 19, Defender, Prev Club AFC Porth Youth, Joined 2015.

 

Cultured player, great reader of the game for one so young, big future.

 
Joseph Adamo

Aged 33, Midfield, Prev Club AFC Gilfach, Joined 2017,

 

Experienced player likes to dictate play, great left foot on set pieces.

 
Jason Browning

Age 28, Defender, Prev Club AFC Gilfach, Joined 2017.

 

Right back, or right side midfield, all action, keeps team going forward.

 
Robert Thomas
 
Jamie Hallett
 
Nicky Louch

Age 28, Midfield, Prev Club Barry, Joined 2017.

 

Makes midfield tick, does hard work, plenty flair to go with the “Dog” 

 
Ashley Hollingshead

Age 23, Prev Club Cwm Welfare.

Has played for AFC Llanelli,Merthyr Town, and represented wales at Semi-Pro level, sweet left foot, great dead ball striker.

 
Andy Winslade

Age 34,Prev Club Merthyr Saints, Joined 2017.

Returning to the game after a spell away.

 
Lewis Baldwin
 
James Banner
 
Brandon Coombes
 
Jordan Jones
 
James Lowe
 
Jack Weaver
 
Keiron Tann
 
Nathan Parry

Fixtures