West Didsbury & Chorlton
Steve Settle
The Recreation Ground

Current Position: 7th

P W D L F A Pts
27 13 1 13 54 49 40

Current Form: 10th

6 3 0 3 12 13

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
06/02/16AFC Liverpool (A)W 2-6
30/01/16Colne (H)L 1-3
23/01/16AFC Darwen (H)W 4-2
02/01/16Runcorn Town (H)L 0-3
27/12/15Maine Road (A)W 0-1
19/12/15Ashton Athletic (H)L 0-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
13/02/16Silsden (H)15:00
20/02/16Bootle (H)19:45
23/02/16Congleton Town (A)19:45
27/02/16Padiham (A)15:00
05/03/16Barnoldswick Town (A)15:00
08/03/16Winsford United (H)19:45

Latest News:

Entertainment On And Off The Field At West
Supporters attending the game between West Didsbury & Chorlton and Ashton Athletic were treated to entertainment both on and off the field on Saturday.
Free Drink And Entertainment At West On Saturday
Supporters can enjoy a free drink on admission, and entertainment at half time and full time, if they attend West Didsbury & Chorlton's game against Ashton Athletic this coming Saturday, 19th
Opening Ceremony At West
West Didsbury & Chorlton rounded off a memorable week last Saturday when their new grass pitches and facilities for junior clubs were declared open.
Opening Ceremony At West
West Didsbury & Chorlton's new pitch facilities will be declared open at a ceremony on Saturday morning.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 08/08/15Atherton CollieriesH 15:00L 1-2 Ashley Woods (84)
Tue 11/08/15Alsager TownA 19:45W 2-1 Jordan Poole (20)
Mathew Eckersley (65)
Fri 14/08/151874 NorthwichA 19:45L 0-3
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 18/08/15AFC LiverpoolH 19:45L 0-3
Sat 22/08/15Barnoldswick TownH 15:00L 0-1
Tue 25/08/15NelsonA 19:45L 2-4 Scott Mason (54)
Lee Gavin (88)
Sat 29/08/15AFC DarwenA 15:00D 2-2 Benjamin Richardson (38)
Jonathan Poizer (83)
Mon 31/08/151874 NorthwichH 15:00L 2-3 Jordan Poole (62p)
Callum Jones (76)
Sat 05/09/15Barton Town Old BoysH 15:00W 2-1 Rick Gleave (53)
Rick Gleave (69)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
Tue 08/09/15BootleA 19:45W 2-1 Mathew Eckersley (18)
Ashley Woods (55)
Sat 12/09/15Winsford UnitedA 15:00L 0-1
Tue 15/09/15Ashton AthleticA 19:45L 0-3
Sat 19/09/15PadihamH 15:00W 5-1 Callum Jones (33)
Ashley Woods (59)
Matty Kay (72)
Ashley Woods (80)
Dan Russell (83)
Sat 26/09/15Runcorn LinnetsH 15:00L 0-3
Sat 03/10/15Dinnington TownH 15:00W 15-1 Ash Woods (7)
Matty Kay (26)
Nic Evangelinos (30)
Own Goal (33)
Lee Gavin (34)
Nic Evangelinos (40)
Ash Woods (43)
Steve Settle (44)
Own Goal (58)
Ben Steer (71)
Jonny Poizer (72)
Jamie Wolden (76)
Jonny Poizer (77)
Nic Evangelinos (82)
Anthony Potts (84)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
Tue 06/10/15Alsager TownH 19:45W 4-3 Matty Kay (7p)
Ash Woods (73)
Nic Evangelinos (81)
Anthony Potts (90)
Sat 10/10/15Abbey HeyA 15:00W 5-1 Ashley Woods (35)
Ashley Woods (53)
Anthony Potts (65)
Nicolaos Evangelinos (78)
Ben Steer (88)
Tue 13/10/15Cammell Laird 1907H 19:45L 2-3 Ash Woods (47)
Matty Kay (59)
Sat 17/10/15Squires GateA 15:00W 4-0 Ben Steer (36)
Ben Steer (44)
Nicolas Evangalonos (82)
Mark Rogers (89)
Tue 20/10/15NelsonH 19:45W 3-0 Nic Evangelinos (14)
Matt Eckersley (65)
Rick Gleave (87)
Sat 24/10/15EccleshallH 15:00L 1-2 Rick Gleave (3)
  (The Men United Cup 2)
Sat 31/10/15Morpeth TownH 15:00L 4-5 Matty Kay (61)
Ash Woods (65)
Matty Kay (70)
Rick Gleave (90)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1)
Tue 03/11/151874 NorthwichA 19:45L 0-1
Sat 07/11/15PadihamA 15:00Postp
Tue 10/11/15Atherton CollieriesH 19:45L 0-4
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 14/11/15Cammell Laird 1907A 15:00W 1-0 Matty Kay (18)
Sat 21/11/15Squires GateH 15:00W 3-0 Joe Shaw (3)
Ash Woods (48)
Ash Woods (85)
Sat 28/11/15Congleton TownH 15:00W 4-3 Nic Evangelinos (12)
Matty Kay (53)
Own Goal (63)
Ash Woods (74)
Sat 05/12/15SilsdenA 15:00Postp
Sat 19/12/15Ashton AthleticH 15:00L 0-3
Sun 27/12/15Maine RoadA 15:00W 1-0 Matthew Kay (16)
Sat 02/01/16Runcorn TownH 15:00L 0-3 Gareth Grant (11)
Rob Ablewhite (40)
Nathan Martland (90)
Sat 09/01/16Barnoldswick TownA 15:00Postp
Sat 16/01/16Winsford UnitedH 15:00Postp
Sat 23/01/16AFC DarwenH 15:00W 4-2 Matty Kay (9)
Nic Evangelinos (40)
Matty Kay (60)
Ash Woods (76)
Sat 30/01/16ColneH 15:00L 1-3 Ash Woods (68)
Sat 06/02/16AFC LiverpoolA 15:00W 6-2 Joe Shaw (6)
Ben Richardson (23)
Nic Evangelinos (67)
Nic Evangelinos (75)
Ben Steer (84)
Nic Evangelinos (89)
Sat 13/02/16SilsdenH 15:00 
Sat 20/02/16BootleH 19:45 
Tue 23/02/16Congleton TownA 19:45 
Sat 27/02/16PadihamA 15:00 
Sat 05/03/16Barnoldswick TownA 15:00 
Tue 08/03/16Winsford UnitedH 19:45 
Sat 12/03/16ColneA 15:00 
Mon 14/03/16Abbey HeyH 19:45 
Sat 19/03/16Runcorn LinnetsA 15:00 
Mon 21/03/16Runcorn TownA 19:45 
Mon 28/03/16Maine RoadH 15:00 
Tue 05/04/16SilsdenA 19:45 
Sat 09/04/16AFC BlackpoolA 15:00 
Sat 16/04/16Atherton CollieriesA 15:00 
Sat 30/04/16AFC BlackpoolH 15:00 
TBCColneH 15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
08/08/15Atherton Colls (H) L 1-2
11/08/15Alsager Town (A) W 2-1
14/08/151874 Northwich (A) L 0-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
18/08/15AFC Liverpool (H) L 0-3
22/08/15Barnoldswick Tn (H) L 0-1
25/08/15Nelson (A) L 2-4
29/08/15AFC Darwen (A) D 2-2
31/08/151874 Northwich (H) L 2-3
05/09/15Barton Town OB (H) W 2-1
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
08/09/15Bootle (A) W 2-1
12/09/15Winsford United (A) L 0-1
15/09/15Ashton Athletic (A) L 0-3
19/09/15Padiham (H) W 5-1
26/09/15Runcorn Linnets (H) L 0-3
03/10/15Dinnington Tn (H) W 15-1
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
06/10/15Alsager Town (H) W 4-3
10/10/15Abbey Hey (A) W 5-1
13/10/15Cammell Laird (H) L 2-3
17/10/15Squires Gate (A) W 4-0
20/10/15Nelson (H) W 3-0
24/10/15Eccleshall (H) L 1-2
(The Men United Cup 2)
31/10/15Morpeth Town (H) L 4-5
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1)
03/11/151874 Northwich (A) L 0-1
07/11/15Padiham (A) Postp
10/11/15Atherton Colls (H) L 0-4
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
14/11/15Cammell Laird (A) W 1-0
21/11/15Squires Gate (H) W 3-0
28/11/15Congleton Town (H) W 4-3
05/12/15Silsden (A) Postp
19/12/15Ashton Athletic (H) L 0-3
27/12/15Maine Road (A) W 1-0
02/01/16Runcorn Town (H) L 0-3
09/01/16Barnoldswick Tn (A) Postp
16/01/16Winsford United (H) Postp
23/01/16AFC Darwen (H) W 4-2
30/01/16Colne (H) L 1-3
06/02/16AFC Liverpool (A) W 6-2
13/02/16Silsden (H) 15:00
20/02/16Bootle (H) 19:45
23/02/16Congleton Town (A) 19:45
27/02/16Padiham (A) 15:00
05/03/16Barnoldswick Tn (A) 15:00
08/03/16Winsford United (H) 19:45
12/03/16Colne (A) 15:00
14/03/16Abbey Hey (H) 19:45
19/03/16Runcorn Linnets (A) 15:00
21/03/16Runcorn Town (A) 19:45
28/03/16Maine Road (H) 15:00
05/04/16Silsden (A) 19:45
09/04/16AFC Blackpool (A) 15:00
16/04/16Atherton Colls (A) 15:00
30/04/16AFC Blackpool (H) 15:00
TBCColne (H) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Alexander Baird0000000
Tre Baldwin-Willis0000000
Markell Bennett0000000
Richmond Botchey7100020
Kieran Brocklehurst0000000
Hayden Buckley-Smith (GK)24000111
Fraser Child0000000
Sam Dee4100000
Matthew Eckersley27030141
Nicolaos Evangelinos15190002
Samuel Fairhurst0100000
Lee Gavin29120040
Richard Gleave10532131
Joshua Harris (GK)0000000
Adam Hilton2200020
Callum Jones23020021
Scott Jones2100000
Matthew Kay210110022
Gary Lilley1400020
Joshua Livesey0000000
Saul Lomax - Newton (GK)2000000
Kelvin Lugsden2000100
Scott Mason8410010
Martin Parker2000000
Jonathan Poizer91003001
Jordan Poole16420131
Anthony Potts25030071
Benjamin Richardson4110001
Mark Rogers17110013
Yahya Saeed6300000
Lewis Schofield19400001
Joseph Shaw3000000
Michael Simcock5000010
Paul Socha0000000
Benjamin Steer121022001
Abel Tsegay0000000
Thomas Walsh3200001
Jamie Wolden61001001
Ashley Woods265151036

Other Squad Members

Stephen Brockley Assistant Manager
Stephen Eckersley Assistant Manager
Winston Luke Physio
Robert Madden Assistant Manager and Kitman
Donncha Murphy Physio
Dale Newbrook Goalkeeper Coach
Steven Settle Manager

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Alexander Baird00000
Tre Baldwin-Willis00000
Markell Bennett00000
Richmond Botchey00000
Kieran Brocklehurst00000
Stephen Brockley00000
Hayden Buckley-Smith (GK)00000
Fraser Child00000
Sam Dee00000
Stephen Eckersley00000
Matthew Eckersley00000
Nicolaos Evangelinos00000
Samuel Fairhurst00000
Lee Gavin00000
Richard Gleave00000
Joshua Harris (GK)00000
Adam Hilton00000
Scott Jones00000
Callum Jones00000
Matthew Kay00000
Gary Lilley00000
Joshua Livesey00000
Saul Lomax - Newton (GK)00000
Kelvin Lugsden00000
Winston Luke00000
Robert Madden00000
Scott Mason00000
Donncha Murphy00000
Dale Newbrook (GK)00000
Martin Parker00000
Jonathan Poizer00000
Jordan Poole00000
Anthony Potts00000
Benjamin Richardson00000
Mark Rogers00000
Yahya Saeed00000
Lewis Schofield00000
Steven Settle00000
Joseph Shaw00000
Michael Simcock00000
Paul Socha00000
Benjamin Steer00000
Abel Tsegay00000
Thomas Walsh00000
Jamie Wolden00000
Ashley Woods00000

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Alexander Baird00
Tre Baldwin-Willis00
Markell Bennett00
Richmond Botchey00
Kieran Brocklehurst00
Stephen Brockley00
Hayden Buckley-Smith (GK)00
Fraser Child00
Sam Dee00
Stephen Eckersley00
Matthew Eckersley00
Nicolaos Evangelinos00
Samuel Fairhurst00
Lee Gavin00
Richard Gleave00
Joshua Harris (GK)00
Adam Hilton00
Scott Jones00
Callum Jones00
Matthew Kay00
Gary Lilley00
Joshua Livesey00
Saul Lomax - Newton (GK)00
Kelvin Lugsden00
Winston Luke00
Robert Madden00
Scott Mason00
Donncha Murphy00
Dale Newbrook (GK)00
Martin Parker00
Jonathan Poizer00
Jordan Poole00
Anthony Potts00
Benjamin Richardson00
Mark Rogers00
Yahya Saeed00
Lewis Schofield00
Steven Settle00
Joseph Shaw00
Michael Simcock00
Paul Socha00
Benjamin Steer00
Abel Tsegay00
Thomas Walsh00
Jamie Wolden00
Ashley Woods00

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