West Didsbury & Chorlton
Steve Settle
The Recreation Ground

Current Position: Season not started yet

P W D L F A Pts

Current Form: 19th

6 1 0 5 6 17

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
13/10/18Congleton Town (H)L 0-5
09/10/18Droylsden (H)L 2-3
06/10/18City of Liverpool (A)L 0-4
02/10/18Barnoldswick Town (H)L 2-3
29/09/18Squires Gate (A)W 1-0
22/09/181874 Northwich (H)L 1-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
20/10/18FC Oswestry Town (A)15:00
23/10/18Irlam (H)19:45
27/10/18City of Liverpool (H)15:00
06/11/18Ashton Athletic (H)19:45
10/11/18Charnock Richard (A)15:00
17/11/18Litherland REMYCA (H)15:00

Latest News:

A great international break for West duo
West Didsbury & Chorlton will be welcoming back Jack Sergeant and Jamie Coombes from a memorable international break this week.
West event day in support of Every Month
West Didsbury & Chorlton are staging an initiative at the home game against 1874 Northwich this Saturday in support of the organisation Every Month.
Emblematically Speaking - West Didsbury & Chorlton
Once again in this series, local landmarks and connections feature as Stewart Taylor looks at the story behind the West Didsbury & Chorlton club emblem.
West just fine for Jack
West Didsbury & Chorlton's Jack Sergeant insists that combining college studies with playing for West, and at international level for Gibraltar, is working out well for him.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 04/08/18Northwich Victoria H15:00L 3-5 Nick Platt (45+2)
Rory Breslin (54)
Saul Henderson (90+3)
Tue 07/08/18Hanley Town A19:45D 1-1 Josh Starching (6)
Sat 11/08/18Squires Gate H15:00L 2-3 Joe Shaw (74)
Saul Henderson (90+5)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Sat 18/08/18Runcorn Town A15:00L 0-5
Sat 25/08/18Bootle H15:00D 2-2 Merizel Dos Santos (10)
Saul Henderson (26)
Mon 27/08/18Whitchurch Alport H15:00W 3-1 Joseph Shaw (45)
Ashley Leather (58)
Ashley Leather (82)
Sat 01/09/18Lower Breck A15:00L 1-3 Saul Henderson (51)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Tue 04/09/18Silsden A19:45L 0-3
Sat 08/09/18Padiham A15:00L 0-1
Sat 15/09/18Congleton Town A15:00L 1-4 Saul Henderson (63)
Sat 22/09/181874 Northwich H15:00L 1-2 Merizel Dos Santos (30)
Tue 25/09/18Ashton AthleticA19:45Postp
Sat 29/09/18Squires Gate A15:00W 1-0 Saul Henderson (89)
Tue 02/10/18Barnoldswick Town H19:45L 2-3 Scott Mason (4)
Saul Henderson (37)
Sat 06/10/18City of Liverpool A15:00L 0-4
Tue 09/10/18Droylsden H19:45L 2-3 Saul Henderson (25)
Anthony Potts (88)
  (Manchester Premier Cup 1)
Sat 13/10/18Congleton Town H15:00L 0-5
Sat 20/10/18FC Oswestry TownA15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Tue 23/10/18IrlamH19:45 
Sat 27/10/18City of LiverpoolH15:00 
Tue 06/11/18Ashton AthleticH19:45 
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 10/11/18Charnock RichardA15:00 
Sat 17/11/18Litherland REMYCAH15:00 
Tue 20/11/18Ashton AthleticA19:45 
Sat 24/11/18Winsford UnitedH15:00 
Sat 01/12/18Northwich VictoriaA15:00 
Sat 08/12/18Hanley TownH15:00 
Sat 15/12/18Whitchurch AlportA15:00 
Sat 22/12/18BootleA15:00 
Wed 26/12/18Abbey HeyA15:00 
Sat 29/12/18Runcorn TownH15:00 
Sat 05/01/19BurscoughH15:00 
Sat 19/01/19SilsdenH15:00 
Sat 26/01/191874 NorthwichA15:00 
Sat 16/02/19Charnock RichardH15:00 
Sat 23/02/19Winsford UnitedA15:00 
Sun 10/03/19IrlamA14:00 
Sat 16/03/19BurscoughA15:00 
Sat 23/03/19PadihamH15:00 
Sat 30/03/19Squires GateH15:00 
Sat 13/04/19Barnoldswick TownA15:00 
Sat 20/04/19Litherland REMYCAA15:00 
Mon 22/04/19Abbey HeyH15:00 
Sat 27/04/19Ashton AthleticH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
04/08/18Northwich Vics (H) L 3-5
07/08/18Hanley Town (A) D 1-1
11/08/18Squires Gate (H) L 2-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
18/08/18Runcorn Town (A) L 0-5
25/08/18Bootle (H) D 2-2
27/08/18Whitchurch Alp (H) W 3-1
01/09/18Lower Breck (A) L 1-3
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
04/09/18Silsden (A) L 0-3
08/09/18Padiham (A) L 0-1
15/09/18Congleton Town (A) L 1-4
22/09/181874 Northwich (H) L 1-2
25/09/18Ashton Athletic (A) Postp
29/09/18Squires Gate (A) W 1-0
02/10/18Barnoldswick Tn (H) L 2-3
06/10/18City of Lpool (A) L 0-4
09/10/18Droylsden (H) L 2-3
(Manchester Premier Cup 1)
13/10/18Congleton Town (H) L 0-5
20/10/18FC Oswestry (A) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 1)
23/10/18Irlam (H) 19:45
27/10/18City of Lpool (H) 15:00
06/11/18Ashton Athletic (H) 19:45
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
10/11/18Charnock Rich (A) 15:00
17/11/18Lith REMYCA (H) 15:00
20/11/18Ashton Athletic (A) 19:45
24/11/18Winsford United (H) 15:00
01/12/18Northwich Vics (A) 15:00
08/12/18Hanley Town (H) 15:00
15/12/18Whitchurch Alp (A) 15:00
22/12/18Bootle (A) 15:00
26/12/18Abbey Hey (A) 15:00
29/12/18Runcorn Town (H) 15:00
05/01/19Burscough (H) 15:00
19/01/19Silsden (H) 15:00
26/01/191874 Northwich (A) 15:00
16/02/19Charnock Rich (H) 15:00
23/02/19Winsford United (A) 15:00
10/03/19Irlam (A) 14:00
16/03/19Burscough (A) 15:00
23/03/19Padiham (H) 15:00
30/03/19Squires Gate (H) 15:00
13/04/19Barnoldswick Tn (A) 15:00
20/04/19Lith REMYCA (A) 15:00
22/04/19Abbey Hey (H) 15:00
27/04/19Ashton Athletic (H) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Martyn Andrews13000011
Thomas Bailey5100000
Christian Banasko0200000
Prince Banya0000000
Alexander Black0000000
Robert Black0000000
Reece Bogart0000000
Richmond Botchey6000021
Rory Breslin4010000
Saul Brew-Butler6500011
Stephen Brockley0000000
Marcus Burgess (GK)11000001
James Coombes0000000
Zachary Cooper2000001
Ryan Crowther0100000
Oliver Culkin (GK)1100000
Merizel Dos Santos7310010
Matthew Eckersley15000001
Ryan Eiselt5100000
Lee Gavin0000000
Richard Gleave1000010
Samuel Grimshaw0000000
Sam Hadfield - Summerbee *0000000
Saul Henderson16080001
Ramirez Howarth0200000
Anghel Ionut-Easian #0000000
Callum Jackson *0000000
William Jones (GK)2000100
Matthew Kay2100010
Jack Langford4300010
Ashley Leather5220014
Jonathan Mason6000010
Scott Mason6110000
Daniel McLaughlin1100010
Jamie McLellan1000000
Hussein Mohammed0100000
Kyle Pearson2000000
Joshua Pickering0100000
Nicholas Platt2010000
Anthony Potts0101000
Callum Pragnell0100000
John Roberts7000000
Mark Rogers3000000
John Sergeant0000000
Joseph Shaw8130010
Josh Stachini6010010
Benjamin Steer *0000000
Finn Thompson1000010
Joshua Tinker13100040
Abel Tsegay3300001
Henry Turner *2000000
Georgi Whyment0300000
Ashley Woods2000000
Benjamin Woods7000011
James Woodward1500000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Suzanne Atkins 
Stephen Brockley 
Stephen Eckersley 
Tyler Hinsdale 
Matthew Kay 
Robert Madden 
Matthew Phillips 
Steven Settle 

Matchday Information

Ground: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FE


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2018/19 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.

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Nearest Railway: Chorlton Metrolink (0.9 miles)

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. Any club travelling to the club via coach should contact the club secretary to arrange parking facilities.

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 Credit and Debit cards with contactless payment available behind the bar!

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FE


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

Twitter: @WD_CFC

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

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

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

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

Secretary: Rob Madden

Chairman: Glyn Meacher

Manager: Steve Settle

Programme Editor: John Churchman

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

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1908

Record Attendance: 865 v Maine Road (7th May 2018)

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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