West Didsbury & Chorlton
Steve Settle
The Recreation Ground

Current Position: 6th

P W D L F A Pts
11 7 1 3 34 24 22

Current Form: 4th

6 5 0 1 21 15

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
18/10/17Barnoldswick Town (H)L 0-2
14/10/17Winsford United (A)W 3-1
10/10/17Nelson (H)W 2-1
07/10/17Squires Gate (H)W 4-2
03/10/17Burscough (H)W 4-3
30/09/17AFC Darwen (H)L 4-5

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
21/10/17West Auckland Town (H)15:00
23/10/17Maine Road (A)19:45
31/10/17Bootle (H)19:45
04/11/17Runcorn Linnets (A)15:00
11/11/17Irlam (H)15:00
14/11/17Barnton (H)19:45

Latest News:

West Host Supporters Launch Event
West Didsbury & Chorlton have announced the launch of a unique commemoration of last season's campaign.
West launch new website
West Didsbury & Chorlton have kick started the new season with the launch of their new club website.
Vacancies at West Didsbury & Chorlton
West Didsbury & Chorlton are advertising for a Reserve Team Coach and a Youth Team Manager.
West partner with Burton Road Brewery Company
West Didsbury & Chorlton have announced a new partnership with Burton Road Brewery ahead of the 2017/18 season.

Latest Tweets:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 05/08/17Athersley Recreation A15:00W 5-0 Kevin McGrath (13)
Tom Bailey (19)
Nic Evangelinos (48)
Joe Shaw (58)
Tom Bailey (79)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Sat 12/08/17Widnes H15:00W 3-1 Nic Evangelinos (28)
Nic Evangelinos (32)
Tom Bailey (44)
Tue 15/08/17Bootle A19:45D 3-3 Joshua Tinker (35)
Own Goal (61)
Matthew Kay (76)
Sat 19/08/171874 Northwich A15:00D 3-3 Nicolaos Evangelinos (17)
Thomas Bailey (30)
Matthew Kay (74p)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Tue 22/08/171874 Northwich H19:45L 1-3 Tom Bailey (62)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
Sat 26/08/17Congleton Town A15:00W 3-0 Tom Bailey (15)
Tom Bailey (22)
Carlos Mendes Gomes (81)
Mon 28/08/17Runcorn Linnets H15:00W 4-0 Saul Henderson (11)
Saul Henderson (16)
Nic Evangelinos (38)
Saul Henderson (54)
Fri 01/09/17Irlam A19:45L 0-3
Sat 09/09/17AFC Blackpool A15:00W 6-1 Nicolaos Evangelinos (5)
Thomas Bailey (14)
Thomas Bailey (67)
Saul Henderson (81)
Mathew Kay (84)
Thomas Bailey (90)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 16/09/17Runcorn Town H15:00L 2-4 Nic Evangelinos (30)
Joe Shaw (51)
Wed 20/09/17Barnton A19:45W 4-2 Saul Henderson (68)
Scott Mason (75)
Harold Hagon (78)
Thomas Bailey (90)
Sat 23/09/17Stockport Town H15:00W 4-3 Joe Shaw (6)
Joe Shaw (30)
Nic Evangelinos (73)
Matty Kay (90)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Tue 26/09/17NelsonH19:45Postp
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 30/09/17AFC Darwen H15:00L 4-5 Tom Bailey (45)
Tom Bailey (56)
Matty Kay (59)
Nic Evangelinos (90)
Tue 03/10/17Burscough H19:45W 4-3 Ben Steer (13)
Nic Evangelinos (14)
Tom Bailey (48)
Nic Evangelinos (89)
Sat 07/10/17Squires Gate H15:00W 4-2 Ben Steer (3)
Ben Steer (17)
Matty Kay (73)
Tom Bailey (82)
Tue 10/10/17Nelson H19:45W 2-1 Richard Gleave (45)
Daryl Weston (48)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 14/10/17Winsford United A15:00W 3-1 Benjamin Steer (41)
Declan Rydings (54)
Thomas Bailey (90)
Wed 18/10/17Barnoldswick TownH19:45L 0-2
Sat 21/10/17West Auckland TownH15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Mon 23/10/17Maine RoadA19:45 
  (Manchester Premier Cup 1)
Tue 31/10/17BootleH19:45 
Sat 04/11/17Runcorn LinnetsA15:00 
Sat 11/11/17IrlamH15:00 
Tue 14/11/17BarntonH19:45 
Sat 18/11/171874 NorthwichA15:00 
Mon 20/11/17Winsford UnitedA19:45 
  (The Macron Cup 2 S)
Sat 25/11/17AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Tue 28/11/17Northwich VictoriaH19:45 
Sat 02/12/17Barnoldswick TownA15:00 
Sat 09/12/17Hanley TownH15:00 
Sat 16/12/17BurscoughA15:00 
Sat 23/12/17Ashton AthleticA15:00 
Tue 26/12/17Maine RoadA15:00 
Sat 30/12/17PadihamH15:00 
Sat 06/01/18City of Liverpool FCA15:00 
Sat 13/01/18Winsford UnitedH15:00 
Sat 20/01/18Runcorn TownA15:00 
Sat 27/01/18Hanley TownA15:00 
Sat 03/02/18Charnock RichardH15:00 
Sat 10/02/18AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 17/02/18AFC DarwenA15:00 
Sat 24/02/18Abbey HeyH15:00 
Sat 10/03/18Squires GateA15:00 
Sat 17/03/18PadihamA15:00 
Sat 24/03/18Congleton TownH15:00 
Sat 31/03/18Charnock RichardA15:00 
Mon 02/04/18Maine RoadH15:00 
Sat 07/04/18Abbey HeyA15:00 
Sat 14/04/18Northwich VictoriaA15:00 
Sat 21/04/181874 NorthwichH15:00 
Sat 28/04/18WidnesA15:00 
Sat 05/05/18Ashton AthleticH15:00 
TBCCity of Liverpool FCH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
05/08/17Athersley Rec (A) W 5-0
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
12/08/17Widnes (H) W 3-1
15/08/17Bootle (A) D 3-3
19/08/171874 Northwich (A) D 3-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
22/08/171874 Northwich (H) L 1-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
26/08/17Congleton Town (A) W 3-0
28/08/17Runcorn Linnets (H) W 4-0
01/09/17Irlam (A) L 0-3
09/09/17AFC Blackpool (A) W 6-1
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
16/09/17Runcorn Town (H) L 2-4
20/09/17Barnton (A) W 4-2
23/09/17Stockport Town (H) W 4-3
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
26/09/17Nelson (H) Postp
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
30/09/17AFC Darwen (H) L 4-5
03/10/17Burscough (H) W 4-3
07/10/17Squires Gate (H) W 4-2
10/10/17Nelson (H) W 2-1
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
14/10/17Winsford United (A) W 3-1
18/10/17Barnoldswick Tn (H) L 0-2
21/10/17West Auckland (H) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
23/10/17Maine Road (A) 19:45
(Manchester Premier Cup 1)
31/10/17Bootle (H) 19:45
04/11/17Runcorn Linnets (A) 15:00
11/11/17Irlam (H) 15:00
14/11/17Barnton (H) 19:45
18/11/171874 Northwich (A) 15:00
20/11/17Winsford United (A) 19:45
(The Macron Cup 2 S)
25/11/17AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
28/11/17Northwich Vics (H) 19:45
02/12/17Barnoldswick Tn (A) 15:00
09/12/17Hanley Town (H) 15:00
16/12/17Burscough (A) 15:00
23/12/17Ashton Athletic (A) 15:00
26/12/17Maine Road (A) 15:00
30/12/17Padiham (H) 15:00
06/01/18City of Lpool (A) 15:00
13/01/18Winsford United (H) 15:00
20/01/18Runcorn Town (A) 15:00
27/01/18Hanley Town (A) 15:00
03/02/18Charnock Rich (H) 15:00
10/02/18AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
17/02/18AFC Darwen (A) 15:00
24/02/18Abbey Hey (H) 15:00
10/03/18Squires Gate (A) 15:00
17/03/18Padiham (A) 15:00
24/03/18Congleton Town (H) 15:00
31/03/18Charnock Rich (A) 15:00
02/04/18Maine Road (H) 15:00
07/04/18Abbey Hey (A) 15:00
14/04/18Northwich Vics (A) 15:00
21/04/181874 Northwich (H) 15:00
28/04/18Widnes (A) 15:00
05/05/18Ashton Athletic (H) 15:00
TBCCity of Lpool (H)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Aaron Ashley (GK)16000001
Thomas Bailey161160002
Nia Bayunu0000000
Conrad Betton (GK)1000000
Richmond Botchey4000111
Stephen Brockley0100000
Rory Carson1000000
Nicolaos Evangelinos12292000
Lee Gavin0000000
Richard Gleave3010010
Harold Hagon7010010
Saul Henderson7741010
Lloyd Houghton0100000
Matthew Kay13141020
Andrew Kilheeney1300000
Gary Lilley6100032
Pauli Loukola0100000
Scott Mason5010000
Chris McDonagh0300000
Kevin McGrath15110070
Sam McLennan0000000
Carlos Mendes Gomes6601000
Samuel Parr3200010
Jonathan Poizer0000000
Jordan Poole0000000
Anthony Potts11000010
Samuel Riley0000000
Mark Rogers6110201
Declan Rydings5210010
Joseph Shaw10231010
Michael Simcock7200000
Paul Socha0000000
Benjamin Steer7840002
Joshua Tinker16010041
Darly Weston7310101
Georgi Whyment1000000
James Woodward1100000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Staff Members

Stephen Brockley$ 
Stephen Eckersley$ 
David Faccini$ 
Robert Madden$ 
Steven Settle$ 

Matchday Information

Ground: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FF


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2017/18 Admission Prices: £5 Adults, £3 Concessions, FREE for Under 12`s accompanied by an adult

Programme Price: £2.00

Directions: From the M60 take junction 5 onto Princess Road towards city centre. Turn left at Christie Fields offices/Premier Inn onto Barlow Moor Road and continue past Chorlton Park to Chorlton bus station. Turn left into Beech Road, then 2nd left into Reynard Road and continue past the Chorltonville sign passing over 5 speed ramps as far as Brookburn Primary School. Turn left into Brookburn Road and continue to the end of the cul de sac, through the gateway and down the tarmac access which leads into the ground.

From Stretford follow Edge Lane and turn right into St Clements Road at church. Continue through Chorlton Green and pass graveyard on left and then Bowling Green PH. Go past school and turn immediately right and continue to end of Brookburn Road as above.

There is car parking within the grounds of the club, but restricted access for coaches.

Please click here to obtain step by step directions from any UK postcode

Nearest Railway: Stretford

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: 86 – Manchester Piccadilly Gardens to Barlow Moor Road Bus Station

Parking Facilities: There is limited parking within the ground. No parking within the Chorltonville area.

Ground Facilities: There is a fully Licensed Clubhouse and Teabar with covered seating in front. Facilities include toilets, a baby changing station and a well stocked programme shop. We also accept contactless payment for 2017/18 season behind the bar!

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FF


Website: http://www.wdcfc.co.uk

Twitter: @WD_CFC

Registered Colours: White & Black Shirts, Black Shorts, Black Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Green Shirt, Green Shorts, Green Socks

Alternative Colours: Maroon & Sky Blue Shirts, Maroon Shorts, Maroon Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Yellow Shirt, Yellow Shorts, Yellow Stockings

Secretary: Rob McKay

Chairman: Glyn Meacher

Manager: Steve Settle

Programme Editor: John Churchman

Committee / Directors: Glyn Meacher, Rob McKay, Dave Cooper, Monica Creer, Davy Iredale, Steve Eckersley, Robert Madden, Dan Iredale, James Doxford, John Churchman

County Affiliation: Lancashire F.A.

Year Formed: 1908

Record Attendance: 460 v. FC United of Manchester July 2013

Previous Leagues:

Manchester League 2006-2012
Lancashire and Cheshire Amateur League 1920-2006
Manchester Alliance League pre 1920


Manchester League
Div 1 Cup Winners 2007-08 [Murray Trophy]
Div 1 Cup Finalists 2008-09 and MFL Fair Play Winners
Div 1 Cup Winners, Div 1 runners up and Bridgewater League Cup Winners 2009-2010
Division 1 Champions 2010-2011
MFL Fair Play Winners
Invitation Cup Winners 2011-2012
NWCFL First Division Trophy Winners 2012-13

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