West Didsbury & Chorlton
Steve Settle
The Recreation Ground

Current Position: 14th

P W D L F A Pts
2 1 1 0 3 2 4

Current Form: 10th

5 2 2 1 6 5

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
20/08/16Squires Gate (H)L 2-3
16/08/16Nelson (H)W 1-0
13/08/16Runcorn Linnets (A)D 2-2
10/08/16AFC Liverpool (A)W 1-0
06/08/16AFC Liverpool (H)D 0-0

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
24/08/16New Mills (A)19:45
27/08/16Padiham (H)15:00
30/08/16Bootle (H)19:45
03/09/16Winsford United (A)15:00
06/09/16Runcorn Town (H)19:45
10/09/161874 Northwich (A)15:00

Latest News:

West Podcast Feature
West Didsbury & Chorlton have been featured in a podcast put together as part of a project in Cambridge, which has been set up to celebrate football's first set of formalised rules.
West Tribute To Rob Turley
West Didsbury & Chorlton will honour the passing of former club Secretary Rob Turley with a game in his honour.
Youth Team Trials At West
West Didsbury & Chorlton are inviting promising young players to try out for their under 18s team ahead of the new season.
Rob Turley
It is with regret that we must report the passing of West Didsbury & Chorlton Vice Chairman Rob Turley

Latest Tweets:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 06/08/16AFC LiverpoolH15:00D 0-0
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Mon 08/08/16Atherton CollieriesA19:45Postp
Wed 10/08/16AFC LiverpoolA19:45W 1-0 Jonny Poizer (12)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
Sat 13/08/16Runcorn LinnetsA15:00D 2-2 Matty Kay (55)
Rob Black (67)
Tue 16/08/16NelsonH19:45W 1-0 Matty Kay (54)
Sat 20/08/16Squires GateH15:00L 2-3 Matty Kay (21)
Ash Woods (76)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Wed 24/08/16New MillsA19:45 
Sat 27/08/16PadihamH15:00 
Tue 30/08/16BootleH19:45 
Sat 03/09/16Winsford UnitedA15:00Postp
Tue 06/09/16Runcorn TownH19:45 
Sat 10/09/161874 NorthwichA15:00 
Tue 13/09/16Cammell Laird 1907A19:45 
Sat 17/09/16BarntonH15:00 
Sat 01/10/16Barnoldswick TownH15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Tue 04/10/16Squires GateH19:45 
Sat 08/10/16IrlamA15:00 
Tue 11/10/16Ashton AthleticA19:45 
Sat 15/10/161874 NorthwichH15:00 
Tue 18/10/16Atherton CollieriesH19:45 
Wed 26/10/16Runcorn TownA19:45 
Tue 01/11/16NelsonA19:45 
Sat 05/11/16Winsford UnitedH15:00 
Sat 12/11/16AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Fri 18/11/16Abbey HeyA19:45 
Sat 26/11/16Runcorn LinnetsH15:00 
Sat 03/12/16Congleton TownA15:00 
Sat 10/12/16Barnoldswick TownH15:00 
Sat 17/12/16Hanley TownA15:00 
Mon 26/12/16Maine RoadH15:00 
Sat 31/12/16AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 07/01/17New MillsH15:00 
Sat 21/01/17AFC DarwenH15:00 
Sat 28/01/17BarntonA15:00 
Sat 04/02/17Hanley TownH15:00 
Sat 11/02/17AFC DarwenA15:00 
Sat 18/02/17Ashton AthleticH15:00 
Sat 25/02/17PadihamA15:00 
Sat 18/03/17Squires GateA15:00 
Sat 25/03/17Abbey HeyH15:00 
Sat 01/04/17Maine RoadA15:00 
Sat 08/04/17IrlamH15:00 
Sat 15/04/17Barnoldswick TownA15:00 
Mon 17/04/17Congleton TownH15:00 
Sat 22/04/17Cammell Laird 1907H15:00 
Sat 29/04/17BootleA15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
06/08/16AFC Liverpool (H) D 0-0
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
08/08/16Atherton Colls (A) Postp
10/08/16AFC Liverpool (A) W 1-0
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
13/08/16Runcorn Linnets (A) D 2-2
16/08/16Nelson (H) W 1-0
20/08/16Squires Gate (H) L 2-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
24/08/16New Mills (A) 19:45
27/08/16Padiham (H) 15:00
30/08/16Bootle (H) 19:45
03/09/16Winsford United (A) Postp
06/09/16Runcorn Town (H) 19:45
10/09/161874 Northwich (A) 15:00
13/09/16Cammell Laird (A) 19:45
17/09/16Barnton (H) 15:00
01/10/16Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 1)
04/10/16Squires Gate (H) 19:45
08/10/16Irlam (A) 15:00
11/10/16Ashton Athletic (A) 19:45
15/10/161874 Northwich (H) 15:00
18/10/16Atherton Colls (H) 19:45
26/10/16Runcorn Town (A) 19:45
01/11/16Nelson (A) 19:45
05/11/16Winsford United (H) 15:00
12/11/16AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
18/11/16Abbey Hey (A) 19:45
26/11/16Runcorn Linnets (H) 15:00
03/12/16Congleton Town (A) 15:00
10/12/16Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00
17/12/16Hanley Town (A) 15:00
26/12/16Maine Road (H) 15:00
31/12/16AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
07/01/17New Mills (H) 15:00
21/01/17AFC Darwen (H) 15:00
28/01/17Barnton (A) 15:00
04/02/17Hanley Town (H) 15:00
11/02/17AFC Darwen (A) 15:00
18/02/17Ashton Athletic (H) 15:00
25/02/17Padiham (A) 15:00
18/03/17Squires Gate (A) 15:00
25/03/17Abbey Hey (H) 15:00
01/04/17Maine Road (A) 15:00
08/04/17Irlam (H) 15:00
15/04/17Barnoldswick Tn (A) 15:00
17/04/17Congleton Town (H) 15:00
22/04/17Cammell Laird (H) 15:00
29/04/17Bootle (A) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Martyn Andrews5000010
Robert Black5010000
Richmond Botchey4000010
Stephen Brockley0000000
Hayden Buckley-Smith2000000
Daniel Clarke0000000
Matthew Eckersley0000000
Lee Gavin2100000
Richard Gleave1100000
Matthew Kay5020001
Max Leonard0000000
Gary Lilley0000000
Scott Mason0000000
Mohamed Noor0100000
Jonathan Poizer3210000
Anthony Potts5000010
Mark Rogers5000000
Daniel Russell0100000
Steven Settle0000000
Joseph Shaw5000000
Michael Simcock1000000
Paul Socha4100000
Joshua Statham0000000
Benjamin Steer0100000
Georgi Whyment0000000
Dean Williams3000000
Ashley Woods5010020
Benjamin Woods0100000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Staff Members

Stephen Brockley Coach
Robert Madden Coach
Luke Winston Physio

Matchday Information

Ground: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FF

Telephone: No Phone [emergency 07706320397 Rob McKay)

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2015/16 Admission Prices:

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.

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Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FF

Telephone: No Phone [emergency 07706320397 Rob McKay)

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

Twitter: @WD_CFC

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

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

Alternative Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Stockings

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

Secretary: Rob McKay (acting)

Chairman: Glyn Meacher

Manager: Steve Settle

Programme Editor: John Churchman

Committee / Directors: Glyn Meacher, Rob Turley, Dave Cooper, Monica Creer, Steve Eckersley, Robert Madden, Rob McKay, Daniel Iredale, Davy Iredale

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