Winsford United
Rob Byrne
The Barton Stadium

Current Position: 16th

P W D L F A Pts
24 8 6 10 39 54 30

Current Form: 14th

6 2 2 2 14 17

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
30/01/16Abbey Hey (A)W 2-4
02/01/16Runcorn Linnets (A)L 5-1
05/12/15Alsager Town (A)W 3-4
28/11/15AFC Liverpool (A)L 4-2
21/11/15Silsden (H)D 1-1
17/11/15Ashton Athletic (A)D 2-2

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
13/02/16Cammell Laird 1907 (A)15:00
20/02/16AFC Blackpool (H)15:00
22/02/161874 Northwich (H)19:45
27/02/16AFC Darwen (H)15:00
05/03/16AFC Blackpool (A)15:00
08/03/16West Didsbury & Chorlton (A)19:45

Latest News:

New Manager At Winsford United
Winsford United have announced that Lee Duckworth has agreed to be the new First Team Manager.
Winsford United - Update On Managerial Vacancy
Winsford United are reporting an excellent response to their appeal for applications for the vacant manager's role.
Managerial Vacancy At Winsford United
Winsford United have announced that Rob Byrne has stepped down from the position of first team manager.
Blues Join Forces With University Academy
Winsford United and Manchester Metropolitan University Football Academy have set up a scheme to target school leavers in a new educational and football venture.

Latest Tweets:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 08/08/15ColneA 15:00L 2-6 James Rothwell (11)
Chris Lunn (85)
Mon 10/08/15Runcorn TownH 19:45W 2-1 Own Goal (27)
Kyle Riley (51)
Sat 15/08/15AFC BlackpoolH 15:00D 1-1 Sam Cook (90)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 18/08/15AFC BlackpoolA 19:45L 2-3 Kyle Riley (45)
Liam Baker (84)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
Sat 22/08/15Abbey HeyH 15:00D 1-1 Sam Cook (75)
Tue 25/08/15BootleA 19:45D 2-2 Jack Nicholls (1)
James Rothwell (14)
Mon 31/08/15Cammell Laird 1907H 15:00D 2-2 Own Goal (45)
Kyle Riley (56)
Sat 05/09/15Barnoldswick TownA 15:00L 2-5 Kyle Riley (17)
Kyle Riley (78)
Mon 07/09/15Alsager TownH 19:45W 2-0 Daniel Egan (69)
Jack Nicholls (74)
Sat 12/09/15West Didsbury & ChorltonH 15:00W 1-0 Dale Jennings (82)
Mon 14/09/15Runcorn LinnetsH 19:45L 2-3 Daniel Egan (5)
Daniel Egan (22)
Sat 19/09/15SilsdenA 15:00W 3-2 Daniel Egan (30)
Daniel Egan (40)
Sam Cook (57)
Sat 26/09/15PadihamA 15:00L 1-5 Saul Henderson (68)
Sat 03/10/15Squires GateA 15:00W 2-0 James Rothwell (16)
Danny Hudson (84)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
Mon 05/10/15Runcorn TownA 19:45L 0-1
Sat 10/10/15Atherton CollieriesH 15:00D 1-1 Kyle Riley (61p)
Mon 12/10/15Ashton AthleticH 19:45W 2-0 Kyle Riley (64)
James Rothwell (71)
Sat 17/10/15Congleton TownA 15:00L 0-1
Mon 19/10/15BootleH 19:45L 0-1
Sat 24/10/151874 NorthwichA 15:00L 0-4
  (The Men United Cup 2)
Wed 28/10/15BarntonA 19:45L 2-3 Daniel Hudson (10)
Michael Jones (33)
  (Mid Cheshire Senior Cup QF)
Sat 31/10/15Runcorn LinnetsA 15:00L 1-2 Samuel Howell (12)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1)
Tue 03/11/15ChesterA 19:45L 1-10 Kyle Riley (18)
  (Cheshire Senior Cup P)
Sat 07/11/15Maine RoadA 15:00L 0-5
Mon 09/11/15AFC LiverpoolH 19:45W 2-1 Scott Taylor (1)
Daniel Hudson (49)
Sat 14/11/15Squires GateA 15:00Postp
Tue 17/11/15Ashton AthleticA 19:45D 2-2 James Rothwell (5)
Lee Duckworth (48)
Sat 21/11/15SilsdenH 15:00D 1-1 Sam Cook (6)
Sat 28/11/15AFC LiverpoolA 15:00L 2-4 Daniel Hudson (3)
Samuel Riley (75)
Sat 05/12/15Alsager TownA 15:00W 4-3 Scott Taylor (6)
Daniel Hudson (28)
Ryan Mellor (30)
Daniel Hudson (76)
Sat 12/12/15AFC BlackpoolA 15:00Postp
Sat 19/12/15NelsonH 15:00Postp
Sat 26/12/151874 NorthwichH 15:00Postp
Sat 02/01/16Runcorn LinnetsA 15:00L 1-5 Michael Jones (85)
Sat 09/01/16AFC DarwenH 15:00Postp
Sat 16/01/16West Didsbury & ChorltonA 15:00Postp
Sat 23/01/16ColneH 15:00Postp
Sat 30/01/16Abbey HeyA 15:00W 4-2 Adam Bayley (40)
Ryan Mellor (42)
Ryan Mellor (54)
Scott Taylor (88)
Sat 06/02/16Squires GateA 15:00Postp
Mon 08/02/16Congleton TownH 19:45Postp
Sat 13/02/16Cammell Laird 1907A 15:00 
Sat 20/02/16AFC BlackpoolH 15:00 
Mon 22/02/161874 NorthwichH 19:45 
Sat 27/02/16AFC DarwenH 15:00 
Sat 05/03/16AFC BlackpoolA 15:00 
Tue 08/03/16West Didsbury & ChorltonA 19:45 
Sat 12/03/16Maine RoadH 15:00 
Sat 19/03/16AFC DarwenA 15:00 
Sat 26/03/16PadihamH 15:00 
Mon 28/03/161874 NorthwichA 15:00 
Sat 02/04/16NelsonH 15:00 
Mon 04/04/16Atherton CollieriesA 19:45 
Sat 09/04/16Squires GateH 15:00 
Sat 23/04/16Barnoldswick TownH 15:00 
Sat 30/04/16NelsonA 15:00 
TBCColneH 15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
08/08/15Colne (A) L 2-6
10/08/15Runcorn Town (H) W 2-1
15/08/15AFC Blackpool (H) D 1-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
18/08/15AFC Blackpool (A) L 2-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
22/08/15Abbey Hey (H) D 1-1
25/08/15Bootle (A) D 2-2
31/08/15Cammell Laird (H) D 2-2
05/09/15Barnoldswick Tn (A) L 2-5
07/09/15Alsager Town (H) W 2-0
12/09/15West Did & Chor (H) W 1-0
14/09/15Runcorn Linnets (H) L 2-3
19/09/15Silsden (A) W 3-2
26/09/15Padiham (A) L 1-5
03/10/15Squires Gate (A) W 2-0
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
05/10/15Runcorn Town (A) L 0-1
10/10/15Atherton Colls (H) D 1-1
12/10/15Ashton Athletic (H) W 2-0
17/10/15Congleton Town (A) L 0-1
19/10/15Bootle (H) L 0-1
24/10/151874 Northwich (A) L 0-4
(The Men United Cup 2)
28/10/15Barnton (A) L 2-3
(Mid Cheshire Senior Cup QF)
31/10/15Runcorn Linnets (A) L 1-2
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1)
03/11/15 (A) L 1-10
(Cheshire Senior Cup P)
07/11/15Maine Road (A) L 0-5
09/11/15AFC Liverpool (H) W 2-1
14/11/15Squires Gate (A) Postp
17/11/15Ashton Athletic (A) D 2-2
21/11/15Silsden (H) D 1-1
28/11/15AFC Liverpool (A) L 2-4
05/12/15Alsager Town (A) W 4-3
12/12/15AFC Blackpool (A) Postp
19/12/15Nelson (H) Postp
26/12/151874 Northwich (H) Postp
02/01/16Runcorn Linnets (A) L 1-5
09/01/16AFC Darwen (H) Postp
16/01/16West Did & Chor (A) Postp
23/01/16Colne (H) Postp
30/01/16Abbey Hey (A) W 4-2
06/02/16Squires Gate (A) Postp
08/02/16Congleton Town (H) Postp
13/02/16Cammell Laird (A) 15:00
20/02/16AFC Blackpool (H) 15:00
22/02/161874 Northwich (H) 19:45
27/02/16AFC Darwen (H) 15:00
05/03/16AFC Blackpool (A) 15:00
08/03/16West Did & Chor (A) 19:45
12/03/16Maine Road (H) 15:00
19/03/16AFC Darwen (A) 15:00
26/03/16Padiham (H) 15:00
28/03/161874 Northwich (A) 15:00
02/04/16Nelson (H) 15:00
04/04/16Atherton Colls (A) 19:45
09/04/16Squires Gate (H) 15:00
23/04/16Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00
30/04/16Nelson (A) 15:00
TBCColne (H) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Osebi Abadaki1000000
Zachary Ashford1100000
Liam Baker12410020
Dominic Barrett2000000
Adam Bayley1010030
John Bennett0000000
Alexander Byrne0000000
Dean Clarke0000000
Thomas Clarke5200010
Jordan Cobley0000000
Sam Cook16540003
David Davies7000001
Joseph Devaney0100000
Nathan Devaney0000000
Daniel Egan15260130
Ryan Eiselt21200100
Liam Flynn (GK)2000000
Adam Foy0000000
Jack Glimond0100000
Joseph Grant (GK)2000000
Alfred Hammond7100023
Saul Henderson4501020
Ryan Hibbert10200010
Connor Hooks0000000
Andrew Houston0000000
Samuel Howell3000010
Daniel Hudson17241002
Elliot Hull3000000
Dale Jennings15210033
Steven Jenyons0000000
Jack Johnson0000000
Jordan Johnson0031013
Michael Jones10811131
William Jones (GK)1000000
Andrew Keogh0000000
Dale Latham19000010
Christopher Lunn3401000
Ryan Mellor4330000
Reynaldo Mike0000000
Eli Mitchell0000000
Lewis Moston (GK)3000000
Joel Mukuna0000000
Rhys Nevins0000000
Jack Nicholls9120001
Harry Noon5300121
Samuel Parr2100000
Kyle Riley26361084
Samuel Riley21101000
Robbie Robertson0000000
John Rogers0000000
James Rothwell29050031
Benjamin Seol12500000
Scott Taylor7120012
George Ward0000000
William Wareing1100000
Otis Webber2100100

Other Squad Members

Christopher Appleton Coach
Kevin Bircumshaw Assistant Manager
Robert Byrne Manager
Shaun Came Coach
Lee Duckworth Manager
Steven Foden Sports Therapist
Paul Lambert Coach
Michael Meakin Coach

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Osebi Abadaki00000
Christopher Appleton (GK)00000
Zachary Ashford00000
Liam Baker00000
Dominic Barrett00000
Adam Bayley0100
John Bennett00000
Kevin Bircumshaw00000
Alexander Byrne00000
Robert Byrne00000
Shaun Came00000
Thomas Clarke00000
Dean Clarke00000
Jordan Cobley00000
Sam Cook00000
David Davies00000
Joseph Devaney00000
Nathan Devaney00000
Lee Duckworth00000
Daniel Egan00000
Ryan Eiselt00000
Liam Flynn (GK)00000
Steven Foden00000
Adam Foy00000
Jack Glimond00000
Joseph Grant (GK)00000
Alfred Hammond00000
Saul Henderson00000
Ryan Hibbert00000
Connor Hooks00000
Andrew Houston00000
Samuel Howell00000
Daniel Hudson00000
Elliot Hull00000
Dale Jennings00000
Steven Jenyons00000
Jack Johnson00000
Jordan Johnson00000
Michael Jones00000
William Jones (GK)00000
Andrew Keogh00000
Paul Lambert00000
Dale Latham00000
Christopher Lunn00000
Michael Meakin00000
Ryan Mellor00000
Reynaldo Mike00000
Eli Mitchell00000
Lewis Moston (GK)00000
Joel Mukuna00000
Rhys Nevins00000
Jack Nicholls00000
Harry Noon00000
Samuel Parr00000
Kyle Riley00000
Samuel Riley00000
Robbie Robertson00000
John Rogers00000
James Rothwell00000
Benjamin Seol00000
Scott Taylor00000
George Ward00000
William Wareing00000
Otis Webber00000

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Osebi Abadaki00
Christopher Appleton (GK)00
Zachary Ashford00
Liam Baker00
Dominic Barrett00
Adam Bayley0
John Bennett00
Kevin Bircumshaw00
Alexander Byrne00
Robert Byrne00
Shaun Came00
Thomas Clarke00
Dean Clarke00
Jordan Cobley00
Sam Cook00
David Davies00
Joseph Devaney00
Nathan Devaney00
Lee Duckworth00
Daniel Egan00
Ryan Eiselt00
Liam Flynn (GK)00
Steven Foden00
Adam Foy00
Jack Glimond00
Joseph Grant (GK)00
Alfred Hammond00
Saul Henderson00
Ryan Hibbert00
Connor Hooks00
Andrew Houston00
Samuel Howell00
Daniel Hudson00
Elliot Hull00
Dale Jennings00
Steven Jenyons00
Jack Johnson00
Jordan Johnson00
Michael Jones00
William Jones (GK)00
Andrew Keogh00
Paul Lambert00
Dale Latham00
Christopher Lunn00
Michael Meakin00
Ryan Mellor00
Reynaldo Mike00
Eli Mitchell00
Lewis Moston (GK)00
Joel Mukuna00
Rhys Nevins00
Jack Nicholls00
Harry Noon00
Samuel Parr00
Kyle Riley00
Samuel Riley00
Robbie Robertson00
John Rogers00
James Rothwell00
Benjamin Seol00
Scott Taylor00
George Ward00
William Wareing00
Otis Webber00

Matchday Information

Ground: The Barton Stadium

Address: Wharton Road, Winsford, Cheshire

Postcode: CW7 3AE

Telephone: 01606 558447

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2015/16 Admission Prices: £6 adults, £3 concessions, £1 under-21s

Directions: M6 to junction 18, follow A54 through Middlewich for approx. 3 miles, bear right at round-a-bout at Winsford Railway Station, follow road for approx. 1 mile, turn right into Kingsway, ground is on the right.

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

Club Information

Legal Entity: Winsford United Football Club Limited C/N 0435726

Ground: The Barton Stadium

Address: Wharton Road, Winsford, Cheshire

Postcode: CW7 3AE

Telephone: 01606 558447


Twitter: @wufc_official

Registered Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Stockings

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

Alternative Colours: Yellow & Black Shirts, Black Shorts, Black Stockings

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

Secretary: Robert Astles

Chairman: Mark Loveless

Manager: Rob Byrne

Programme Editor: Robert Astles

Committee / Directors: Mark Loveless, Robert Astles, Marton O`Neill, Stephen Wright, David Taylor, John Gilfoyle, Len Crockford, Shaun Crockford, Stephen McCormack, Christopher McCormack, Raymond Duckworth, Debbie Vernon

County Affiliation: Cheshire FA

Year Formed: 1883

Record Attendance: 8,000 v. Witton Albion, 1947

Previous Leagues:

Cheshire County League
Northern Premier League


Cheshire Amateur Cup Winners 1900-01, 1902-03
Cheshire League Champions 1920-21, 1976-77
Cheshire League Cup Winners 1949-50, 1955-56, 1959-60, 1976-77, 1978-79, 1979-80, 1980-81
Cheshire Senior Cup Winners 1958-59, 1979-80, 1992-93
Mid-Cheshire Senior Cup Winners 1991-92, 1992-93, 1994-95, 2007-08, 2012-13
Runners Up 2009/10
Northern Premier League Div 1 Runners up 1991-92
Northern Premier League Premier Division Runners up 1992-93
NWCFL Division 2 Trophy Finalists 2005-06
NWCFL Division 2 Champions 2006-07
NWCFL Challenge Cup Winners 2010-11