Team info

Rutherford AFC 1st Team

Rutherford AFC was founded in 1878 in Newcastle upon Tyne as Science and Art F.C. involving masters and pupils of the school, which was later to change it's name to Rutherford after it's founder Dr John Hunter Rutherford.

The club became a founder member of the Northumberland Football Association in 1883. In 2005 the club moved affiliation from the Northumberland FA to the Durham Football Association.

The senior men's 1st team now competes in the Northern Football Alliance Premier Division and the club boasts the proud fact of having teams ranging from under 7s right up to senior mens and senior womens teams.

In 2002 the club was proud to gain a status of Charter Standard Community Club by the English Football Association, one of only 80 in the country of 36,000 teams.

1st Team
1st Team
1st Team

About the team

Rutherford AFC was founded in 1878 in Newcastle upon Tyne as Science and Art F.C. involving masters and pupils of the school, which was later to change it's name to Rutherford after it's founder Dr John Hunter Rutherford.

The club became a founder member of the Northumberland Football Association in 1883. In 2005 the club moved affiliation from the Northumberland FA to the Durham Football Association.

The senior men's 1st team now competes in the Northern Football Alliance Premier Division and the club boasts the proud fact of having teams ranging from under 7s right up to senior mens and senior womens teams.

In 2002 the club was proud to gain a status of Charter Standard Community Club by the English Football Association, one of only 80 in the country of 36,000 teams.

Table

League Position

Pos
Team
Pts
7
Percy Main Amateurs
12
8
Wallington
12
9
Gateshead Rutherford
10
10
Ponteland United
10
11
Cullercoats
9
Pl
9
7
11
8
8
View full table
Contact
Officials
Neil Winchester
1st Team Secretary
Neil Winchester
01914601868
07557331721

Team news

Gallery

View all
2011-12
0
Album
2011-12
6 February
Dan Hall
0
Album
Dan Hall
6 February
2011/2012
0
Album
2011/2012
6 February
Contact

Team Sponsors

Advertising Board Sponsor - Around the Bend Driving School
Advertising Board Sponsor - Brown and Hood Kitchens
Shirt Sponsor - Brimms Construction Ltd
Advertising Board Sponsor - MAP Developments Ltd
Advertising Board Sponsor - Dean Taxis
Advertising Board Sponsor - Newcastle Razzamataz Theatre School
Advertising Board Sponsor - Housing and Care 21
Advertising Board Sponsor - Stadium Couriers