Maine Road
Chris Hirst
Brantingham Road

Current Position: 17th

P W D L F A Pts
12 4 0 8 17 33 12

Current Form: 18th

6 2 0 4 7 18

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
16/10/17Stockport Town (A)L 1-7
14/10/17Charnock Richard (H)L 1-3
09/10/17Padiham (H)L 1-3
07/10/17AFC Liverpool (A)W 2-1
04/10/17Hanley Town (A)L 0-3
30/09/17Northwich Victoria (H)W 2-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
21/10/17Widnes (A)15:00
23/10/17West Didsbury & Chorlton (H)19:45
28/10/17Ashton Athletic (H)15:00
31/10/17Congleton Town (A)19:45
04/11/17Barnton (H)15:00
11/11/17Burscough (A)15:00

Latest News:

Broken Vase record for Road
Maine Road's FA Vase exit at the hands of Pontefract Collieries last weekend continued the club's unenviable record in the competition.
Road main sponsorship renewed
Maine Road have announced that the Manchester City Supporters Club (1949) are continuing as main club sponsors for the coming season.
Vacancy at Maine Road
Maine Road are re-advertising the position of a Manager/Coach to run their young reserve team playing in the Cheshire League this coming season.
Vacancy at Maine Road
Maine Road are looking for a Manager/Coach to run their young Reserve Team playing in the Cheshire League.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 05/08/17Winsford United H15:00W 3-2 Own Goal (6)
Matthew Morgan (31)
Owen Pollitt (90)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Sat 12/08/17Runcorn Town A15:00L 3-4 Jack Blundell (40)
Connor Hughes (45)
Rick Williams (67p)
Mon 14/08/17Congleton Town H19:45W 2-1 John Mason (75)
Richard Williams (77)
Sat 19/08/17Abbey Hey A15:00D 2-2 Richard Williams (10)
Connor Hughes (86)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Mon 21/08/17Abbey Hey H19:45Aband
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
Sat 26/08/17City of Liverpool FC H15:00L 0-5
Mon 28/08/17Abbey Hey H19:45L 1-2 Matthew Morgan (90)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
Sat 02/09/17AFC Darwen A15:00W 3-1 Matthew Morgan (19)
Jack Poxon (48p)
David Brown (78)
Sat 09/09/17Pontefract Collieries H15:00L 1-5 Jack Langford (29)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 16/09/17Runcorn Linnets A15:00L 0-3
Mon 18/09/17Runcorn Town H19:45L 2-5 Matthew Morgan (11)
Matthew Morgan (45)
Mon 25/09/17Abbey Hey H19:45L 1-3 Own Goal (58)
Sat 30/09/17Northwich Victoria H15:00W 2-1 Jordan Bove (60)
Connor Hughes (80)
Wed 04/10/17Hanley Town A19:45L 0-3
Sat 07/10/17AFC Liverpool A15:00W 2-1 Calum Broady (7)
Jack Poxon (46)
Mon 09/10/17Padiham H19:45L 1-3 Own Goal (77)
Sat 14/10/17Charnock Richard H15:00L 1-3 Jack Langford (26)
Mon 16/10/17Stockport Town A20:00L 1-7 Jamie Roe (82)
  (The Macron Cup 1 S)
Sat 21/10/17WidnesA15:00 
Mon 23/10/17West Didsbury & ChorltonH19:45 
  (Manchester Premier Cup 1)
Sat 28/10/17Ashton AthleticH15:00 
Tue 31/10/17Congleton TownA19:45 
Sat 04/11/17BarntonH15:00 
Sat 11/11/17BurscoughA15:00 
Mon 13/11/17Winsford UnitedA19:45 
Sat 18/11/17BootleH15:00 
Sat 25/11/17Squires GateA15:00 
Tue 28/11/17Ashton AthleticA19:45 
Sat 02/12/17AFC DarwenH15:00 
Sat 09/12/17City of Liverpool FCA15:00 
Sat 16/12/17Barnoldswick TownH15:00 
Sat 23/12/171874 NorthwichA15:00 
Tue 26/12/17West Didsbury & ChorltonH15:00 
Sat 30/12/17Abbey HeyA15:00 
Sat 06/01/18IrlamH15:00 
Sat 13/01/18BarntonA15:00 
Sat 20/01/18WidnesH15:00 
Sat 27/01/18BootleA15:00 
Sat 03/02/18AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Sat 10/02/181874 NorthwichH15:00 
Sat 17/02/18Charnock RichardA15:00 
Sat 24/02/18BurscoughH15:00 
Sat 10/03/18Hanley TownH15:00 
Sat 17/03/18Northwich VictoriaA15:00 
Sat 24/03/18Barnoldswick TownA15:00 
Sat 31/03/18Squires GateH15:00 
Mon 02/04/18West Didsbury & ChorltonA15:00 
Sat 07/04/18Runcorn LinnetsH15:00 
Sat 14/04/18Winsford UnitedH15:00 
Sat 21/04/18IrlamA15:00 
Sat 28/04/18PadihamA15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
05/08/17Winsford United (H) W 3-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
12/08/17Runcorn Town (A) L 3-4
14/08/17Congleton Town (H) W 2-1
19/08/17Abbey Hey (A) D 2-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
21/08/17Abbey Hey (H) Aband
(The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
26/08/17City of Lpool (H) L 0-5
28/08/17Abbey Hey (H) L 1-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
02/09/17AFC Darwen (A) W 3-1
09/09/17Pontefract Col (H) L 1-5
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
16/09/17Runcorn Linnets (A) L 0-3
18/09/17Runcorn Town (H) L 2-5
25/09/17Abbey Hey (H) L 1-3
30/09/17Northwich Vics (H) W 2-1
04/10/17Hanley Town (A) L 0-3
07/10/17AFC Liverpool (A) W 2-1
09/10/17Padiham (H) L 1-3
14/10/17Charnock Rich (H) L 1-3
16/10/17Stockport Town (A) L 1-7
(The Macron Cup 1 S)
21/10/17Widnes (A) 15:00
23/10/17West Did & Chor (H) 19:45
(Manchester Premier Cup 1)
28/10/17Ashton Athletic (H) 15:00
31/10/17Congleton Town (A) 19:45
04/11/17Barnton (H) 15:00
11/11/17Burscough (A) 15:00
13/11/17Winsford United (A) 19:45
18/11/17Bootle (H) 15:00
25/11/17Squires Gate (A) 15:00
28/11/17Ashton Athletic (A) 19:45
02/12/17AFC Darwen (H) 15:00
09/12/17City of Lpool (A) 15:00
16/12/17Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00
23/12/171874 Northwich (A) 15:00
26/12/17West Did & Chor (H) 15:00
30/12/17Abbey Hey (A) 15:00
06/01/18Irlam (H) 15:00
13/01/18Barnton (A) 15:00
20/01/18Widnes (H) 15:00
27/01/18Bootle (A) 15:00
03/02/18AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
10/02/181874 Northwich (H) 15:00
17/02/18Charnock Rich (A) 15:00
24/02/18Burscough (H) 15:00
10/03/18Hanley Town (H) 15:00
17/03/18Northwich Vics (A) 15:00
24/03/18Barnoldswick Tn (A) 15:00
31/03/18Squires Gate (H) 15:00
02/04/18West Did & Chor (A) 15:00
07/04/18Runcorn Linnets (H) 15:00
14/04/18Winsford United (H) 15:00
21/04/18Irlam (A) 15:00
28/04/18Padiham (A) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Jack Blundell6010000
Jordan Bove5110021
Rory Breslin0000000
Calum Broady6010011
David Brown12010040
Daniel Burgess1300000
Rhys Clooney2400000
Matthew Downey (GK)0000000
Louis Edwards0000000
Matthew Flynn0000000
Haydn Foulds3000000
Alexander Fowell (GK)0000000
Christopher Hirst0100000
Jake Howarth (GK)3000000
Connor Hughes7130000
Louie Inniss12000000
Thomas Keyworth3300010
Connor Kilcullen0000000
Jack Langford16020010
Ryan Livesey (GK)14000042
Thomas Markham0200000
Dominic Marshall0000000
Jonathan Mason12110012
Harry Maylett1000000
Thomas McGrail0000000
Lee McGregor1000000
Lee McGregor$ *0000000
Omar McKenzie0100000
Dale Minor0000000
Matthew Morgan16151003
Chrysty OBrien1100000
Joseph OBrien0300000
Steve Ombougno Affonga0100000
James Ormrod17000010
Martin Owen0000000
Owen Pollitt4701010
Jack Poxon12010000
Jamie Roe14010022
Ewan Rolfe2000000
James Rothel1000000
Moad Rumash0000000
Jack Ryan2200000
Joel Senior0000000
Ryan Smith5200001
Joab Thompson1100000
Andrew Toner0200000
Dominik Williams3200000
Richard Williams4030010
Matthew Wilson1000000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Staff Members

Derek Barber$ 
Garry Brown$ 
Christopher Hirst$ 
Lee McGregor$ 
Jeffrey Newman$ 

Matchday Information

Ground: Brantingham Road

Address: Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester

Postcode: M21 0TT

Telephone: 0161 861 0344

Midweek Night: Monday

2017/18 Admission Prices: £5 Adults, £3 Concessions

Programme Price: £1.50

Directions: M60 junction 7, A56 towards Manchester, A5145 (Stockport), A6010 Wilbraham Road to Chorlton. Left at traffic lights into Withington Road, first left into Brantingham Road. Ground on left.

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Nearest Railway: Chorlton (Metrolink)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: The bus also stops on Wilbraham Road at the junction with St Wernberghs Road and is serviced by bus No.s 85 & 168 from Manchester City Centre. We advise you check nearer your time of travel as bus companies do tend to change service routes and times. Information is available from the Transport for Greater Manchester website.

Parking Facilities: There is plenty of free parking in the car park alternatively there is plenty of parking along Brantingam Road and the surrounding roads with 'No Restrictions'

Ground Facilities: Brantingam Road has covered stands on two sides of the ground with bench seating in one of these stands. There is a large indoor building with plenty of seating, tea bar, inside toilets and hospitality area.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: Brantingham Road

Address: Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester

Postcode: M21 0TT

Telephone: 0161 861 0344


Twitter: @MaineRoadFC

Registered Colours: Sky Blue Shirts, Sky Blue Shorts, Sky Blue Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Purple Shirt, White Shorts, White Socks

Alternative Colours: Red & Black Striped Shirts, Black Shorts, Black Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Purple Shirt, White Shorts, White Socks

Secretary: Derek Barber

Chairman: Ron Meredith

Manager: Chris Hirst

Programme Editor: Jeff Newman

Committee / Directors: Ron Meredith, Colin Broadbent, Derek Barber, Paddy Flynn, Dave Palmer, Ray Barnett, Trevor Mason, Niall McCloskey, Pete Johnson, Tim Bridge, Ged Breslin

County Affiliation: Manchester FA

Year Formed: 1955

Record Attendance: 3,125 v. F.C. United of Mancheter, 2006/07

Previous Leagues:

Manchester League


Manchester Premier League Champions 1982-83, 1983-84, 1984-85, 1985-86
Cup Winners 1982-83, 1983-84
Manchester Premier Cup Winners 1987-88
Runners Up 1998-99, 2004-05
Manchester Challenge Cup Winners 1982-83, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1986-87, 2004-05, 2006-07
NWCFL Div 2 Champions 1989-90
NWCFL Div 2 Runners Up 1988-89, 2003-04
NWCFL Reserve Division Champions 1997-98
NWCFL Reserve Division Cup Finalists 1997-98, 1998-99, 2001-02, 2003-04
Mid Cheshire Div 2 Cup Winners 2004-05
Umbro International U-19 Cup Winners 1998, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006
Runners-up 1997, 2000, 2005
Manchester County Amateur Cup Winners 1972-73, 1997-98, 2006-07
Finalists 1998-99
NWCFL League Challenge Cup Winners 2007-08
Runners Up 2011-12, 2013-14
NWCFL Premier Division Runners up 2012-13

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