It is with great sadness that Skelmersdale United announce that the Amateur Cup Winner Stan Allen sadly passed away today
Stan joined United from Kirby Town at the start of the 1968-69 season and won numerous medals with the club, non more so than the triumpant Amateur Cup winners medal in 1971.
During the 1969-70 season, Stan was an ever present playing more than 60 games in the season
After leaving at the end of the 71-72 season Stan joined Altrincham first as a player and later as Manger, whilst on the Playing staff, Stan who made over 600 appearances for Alty, won the FA Trophy becoming the first player to win both the top non league honours.
Skelmersdale United send condolences to Stans friends and family
Stan pictured back row, second from left
There will be a minutes silence at United's next home game on 10th December