Maine Road
Chris Hirst
Brantingham Road

Current Position: 12th

P W D L F A Pts
27 10 3 14 52 56 33

Current Form: 6th

6 3 0 3 13 10

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
30/01/16Padiham (A)L 3-1
23/01/16AFC Liverpool (H)W 4-3
09/01/16Squires Gate (H)W 3-1
27/12/15West Didsbury & Chorlton (H)L 0-1
19/12/15Squires Gate (A)W 0-5
05/12/15Runcorn Linnets (H)L 0-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
06/02/161874 Northwich (H)15:00
13/02/16AFC Blackpool (A)15:00
20/02/16Barnoldswick Town (H)15:00
23/02/16Colne (A)19:45
05/03/16Alsager Town (A)15:00
07/03/16Runcorn Town (H)19:45

Latest News:

Chris Continues The Road Tradition
As they enter the second half of the season, Maine Road manager Chris Hirst says he is happy with the way his team is performing during his first full season in charge.
Another Youthful Squad At Maine Road
Maine Road are continuing in their well-established tradition of giving young players and coaches a chance to perform at first team level.
New Sponsors For Maine Road
Maine Road have announced that their main club sponsors for 2015-16 are Manchester City FC Supporters Club (1949).
Chris Upbeat About Prospects At Maine Road
Maine Road manager Chris Hirst is looking for his side to push on and make an impact at the top of the table this season.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 08/08/15SilsdenA 15:00W 3-2 Connor Hughes (16p)
Connor Hughes (34)
Josh Harper (53)
Mon 10/08/15ColneH 19:45L 1-3 Connor Hughes (23)
Sat 15/08/15St Helens TownH 15:00W 2-1 Connor Hughes (4)
Nicholas Osborne (70)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Mon 17/08/15Atherton CollieriesA 19:45L 3-4 Michael Burke (37)
Matthew Morgan (79)
Matthew Morgan (90)
Sat 22/08/15Runcorn LinnetsA 15:00L 1-2 Josh Harper (28)
Mon 24/08/15Abbey HeyH 19:45W 2-0 Michael Burke (34)
Michael Burke (72)
Sat 29/08/15Ossett AlbionA 15:00L 0-3
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Wed 02/09/15AFC DarwenA 19:45L 4-7 Connor Hughes (39)
Josh Harper (45)
Connor Hughes (53)
Connor Hughes (87)
Mon 07/09/15Congleton TownH 19:45D 0-0
Sat 12/09/15Cammell Laird 1907H 15:00L 2-4 Michael Burke (12)
Connor Hughes (28)
Mon 14/09/15PadihamH 19:45L 0-3
Sat 19/09/151874 NorthwichA 15:00W 2-1 Jamie Roe (5)
Connor Hughes (51)
Mon 21/09/15Ashton AthleticH 19:45L 0-1
Sat 26/09/15Barnoldswick TownA 15:00L 2-4 Calum Broady (49p)
Jamie Roe (51)
Sat 03/10/15Alsager TownA 15:00L 1-3 Connor Hughes (45)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
Mon 05/10/15IrlamH 19:45L 0-1
  (Manchester Premier Cup 1)
Sat 10/10/15NelsonH 15:00W 2-1 Matthew Morgan (55)
Michael Burke (67)
Mon 12/10/15Atherton CollieriesH 19:45D 2-2 Matthew Wilson (35)
Michael Burke (47)
Sat 17/10/15AFC DarwenH 15:00W 5-3 Own Goal (56)
Connor Hughes (65)
Matthew Wilson (75)
Connor Hughes (81)
Connor Hughes (85p)
Tue 20/10/15Abbey HeyA 19:45L 0-3
Sat 24/10/15Squires GateH 15:00L 1-5 Jack Langford (75)
  (The Men United Cup 2)
Sat 31/10/15Ashton AthleticA 15:00W 2-0 Mathew Morgan (26)
Mathew Morgan (37)
Wed 04/11/15AFC LiverpoolA 19:45D 2-2 Connor Hughes (39)
Matthew Morgan (45)
Sat 07/11/15Winsford UnitedH 15:00W 5-0 Connor Hughes (25)
Connor Hughes (48)
Martin Hill (30)
Jamie Roe (61)
Josh Harper (75)
Sat 14/11/15AFC BlackpoolH 15:00L 0-2
Sat 21/11/15BootleA 15:00L 1-2 Michael Burke (84)
Sat 05/12/15Runcorn LinnetsH 15:00L 0-2
Sat 12/12/15Barnoldswick TownH 15:00Postp
Sat 19/12/15Squires GateA 15:00W 5-0 Martin Hill (16)
Matthew Wilson (26)
Matthew Wilson (49)
Michael Burke (65)
Matthew Morgan (86)
Sun 27/12/15West Didsbury & ChorltonH 15:00L 0-1
Sat 02/01/16Congleton TownA 15:00Postp
Sat 09/01/16Squires GateH 15:00W 3-1 Matthew Morgan (43)
Jack Langford (54)
Connor Hughes (85)
Sat 16/01/16ColneA 15:00Postp
Sat 23/01/16AFC LiverpoolH 15:00W 4-3 Matthew Wilson (1)
Connor Hughes (74)
Connor Hughes (88)
Connor Hughes (90)
Sat 30/01/16PadihamA 15:00L 1-3 Matty Wilson (76)
Sat 06/02/161874 NorthwichH 15:00 
Sat 13/02/16AFC BlackpoolA 15:00 
Sat 20/02/16Barnoldswick TownH 15:00 
Tue 23/02/16ColneA 19:45 
Sat 05/03/16Alsager TownA 15:00 
Mon 07/03/16Runcorn TownH 19:45 
Sat 12/03/16Winsford UnitedA 15:00 
Mon 21/03/16BootleH 19:45 
Mon 28/03/16West Didsbury & ChorltonA 15:00 
Sat 02/04/16SilsdenH 15:00 
Sat 09/04/16Runcorn TownA 15:00 
Tue 12/04/16Congleton TownA 19:45 
Sat 16/04/16NelsonA 15:00 
Sat 23/04/16Cammell Laird 1907A 15:00 
Sat 30/04/16Alsager TownH 15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
08/08/15Silsden (A) W 3-2
10/08/15Colne (H) L 1-3
15/08/15St Helens Town (H) W 2-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
17/08/15Atherton Colls (A) L 3-4
22/08/15Runcorn Linnets (A) L 1-2
24/08/15Abbey Hey (H) W 2-0
29/08/15Ossett Albion (A) L 0-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
02/09/15AFC Darwen (A) L 4-7
07/09/15Congleton Town (H) D 0-0
12/09/15Cammell Laird (H) L 2-4
14/09/15Padiham (H) L 0-3
19/09/151874 Northwich (A) W 2-1
21/09/15Ashton Athletic (H) L 0-1
26/09/15Barnoldswick Tn (A) L 2-4
03/10/15Alsager Town (A) L 1-3
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
05/10/15Irlam (H) L 0-1
(Manchester Premier Cup 1)
10/10/15Nelson (H) W 2-1
12/10/15Atherton Colls (H) D 2-2
17/10/15AFC Darwen (H) W 5-3
20/10/15Abbey Hey (A) L 0-3
24/10/15Squires Gate (H) L 1-5
(The Men United Cup 2)
31/10/15Ashton Athletic (A) W 2-0
04/11/15AFC Liverpool (A) D 2-2
07/11/15Winsford United (H) W 5-0
14/11/15AFC Blackpool (H) L 0-2
21/11/15Bootle (A) L 1-2
05/12/15Runcorn Linnets (H) L 0-2
12/12/15Barnoldswick Tn (H) Postp
19/12/15Squires Gate (A) W 5-0
27/12/15West Did & Chor (H) L 0-1
02/01/16Congleton Town (A) Postp
09/01/16Squires Gate (H) W 3-1
16/01/16Colne (A) Postp
23/01/16AFC Liverpool (H) W 4-3
30/01/16Padiham (A) L 1-3
06/02/161874 Northwich (H) 15:00
13/02/16AFC Blackpool (A) 15:00
20/02/16Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00
23/02/16Colne (A) 19:45
05/03/16Alsager Town (A) 15:00
07/03/16Runcorn Town (H) 19:45
12/03/16Winsford United (A) 15:00
21/03/16Bootle (H) 19:45
28/03/16West Did & Chor (A) 15:00
02/04/16Silsden (H) 15:00
09/04/16Runcorn Town (A) 15:00
12/04/16Congleton Town (A) 19:45
16/04/16Nelson (A) 15:00
23/04/16Cammell Laird (A) 15:00
30/04/16Alsager Town (H) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Syrone Allen0200000
Sam Barnett1600000
Rory Breslin16000040
Calum Broady15310021
Harry Brockarie6000122
Michael Burke14962005
Michael Carcamo0000000
Paul Casey1100010
Dominic Chatfield16100010
Tyler Cooke0000000
Louis Edwards6000020
Lewis Fielding (GK)12000012
James Flynn14000000
Zach Gatward4200030
Shae Grimshaw0000000
Josh Harper11331000
Martin Hill22020000
Connor Hughes223164003
Daniel Hulme7700000
Thomas Keyworth0000000
Connor Kilcullen0000000
Jack Langford9311000
Ryan Livesey (GK)20000013
Jonathan Mason28000044
Stephen Mason0000000
Rory McCormack6100010
Michael McKeown0000000
Caine Merrick (GK)0000000
Matthew Morgan23862006
Nicholas Osborne3401010
Martin Owen0100000
Casey Reid1200010
Jamie Roe24221010
James Rothel1100000
Jordan Rutter16100020
Mohammed Salim0100000
Adam Savill2200000
Joel Senior5400000
Herve Sezerano0300000
Michael Shenton1000000
Andrew Thorpe4000000
Joshua Tinker23000060
Robert Wallis0100000
Patrick Walsh0300000
Richard Williams0000000
Matthew Wilson11660011
Rio Wilson-Heyes0000000

Other Squad Members

Derek Barber Secretary
Ray Barnett Physio Coach
Stephen Cheetham Coach
Christopher Hirst Manager
Jeffrey Newman Physio Coach
David Wild Coach

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Syrone Allen00000
Derek Barber00000
Ray Barnett00000
Sam Barnett00000
Rory Breslin00000
Calum Broady00000
Harry Brockarie00000
Michael Burke00000
Michael Carcamo03660
Paul Casey00000
Dominic Chatfield00000
Stephen Cheetham00000
Tyler Cooke00000
Louis Edwards00000
Lewis Fielding (GK)00000
James Flynn00000
Zach Gatward00000
Shae Grimshaw00000
Josh Harper00000
Martin Hill00000
Christopher Hirst00000
Connor Hughes00000
Daniel Hulme00000
Thomas Keyworth00000
Connor Kilcullen00000
Jack Langford00000
Ryan Livesey (GK)00000
Stephen Mason00000
Jonathan Mason00000
Rory McCormack00000
Michael McKeown00000
Caine Merrick (GK)00000
Matthew Morgan00000
Jeffrey Newman00000
Nicholas Osborne00000
Martin Owen00000
Casey Reid00000
Jamie Roe00000
James Rothel00000
Jordan Rutter00000
Mohammed Salim00000
Adam Savill00000
Joel Senior00000
Herve Sezerano00000
Michael Shenton00000
Andrew Thorpe00000
Joshua Tinker00000
Robert Wallis00000
Patrick Walsh00000
David Wild00000
Richard Williams00000
Matthew Wilson00000
Rio Wilson-Heyes00000

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Syrone Allen00
Derek Barber00
Ray Barnett00
Sam Barnett00
Rory Breslin00
Calum Broady00
Harry Brockarie00
Michael Burke00
Michael Carcamo0
Paul Casey00
Dominic Chatfield00
Stephen Cheetham00
Tyler Cooke00
Louis Edwards00
Lewis Fielding (GK)00
James Flynn00
Zach Gatward00
Shae Grimshaw00
Josh Harper00
Martin Hill00
Christopher Hirst00
Connor Hughes00
Daniel Hulme00
Thomas Keyworth00
Connor Kilcullen00
Jack Langford00
Ryan Livesey (GK)00
Stephen Mason00
Jonathan Mason00
Rory McCormack00
Michael McKeown00
Caine Merrick (GK)00
Matthew Morgan00
Jeffrey Newman00
Nicholas Osborne00
Martin Owen00
Casey Reid00
Jamie Roe00
James Rothel00
Jordan Rutter00
Mohammed Salim00
Adam Savill00
Joel Senior00
Herve Sezerano00
Michael Shenton00
Andrew Thorpe00
Joshua Tinker00
Robert Wallis00
Patrick Walsh00
David Wild00
Richard Williams00
Matthew Wilson00
Rio Wilson-Heyes00

Matchday Information

Ground: Brantingham Road

Address: Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester

Postcode: M21 0TT

Telephone: 0161 861 0344

Midweek Night: Monday

2015/16 Admission Prices: £5 adult, £3 concessions

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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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 Stockings

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

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

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Green Shirt, White Shorts, White Stockings

Secretary: Derek Barber

Chairman: Ron Meredith

Manager: Chris Hirst

Programme Editor: Jeff Newman

Committee / Directors: Ron Meredith, Derek Barber, Colin Broadbent, Dave Palmer, Paddy Flynn, Ray Barnett, Trevor Mason, Niall McCluskey, Pete Johnson, Timothy Bridge

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