Vauxhall Motors

FORMED
1963
MANAGER
Mick McGraa
GROUND
The vanEupen Arena
TWITTER
@Vauxhallmotorfc

Current Position: 8th

P W D L F A Pts
40 18 5 17 63 77 59

Current Form: 10th

P W D L F A
6 3 0 3 5 10

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
26/04/22Stockport County (N)L 0-5
12/04/22Cammell Laird 1907 (H)L 1-2
09/04/22West Didsbury & Chorlton (A)W 1-0
02/04/22Litherland REMYCA (A)L 0-2
29/03/22Runcorn Linnets (H)WON
(0-0 after 90 mins, Vauxhall Motors won 3-1 on pens)
26/03/22Runcorn Town (H)W 3-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

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Glen Rule of Vauxhall Motors receives his January Macron Player of the Month award
PRESENTATION: Macron First Division South Club of the Month
Vauxhall Motors Mick McGrath presented with the award for Macron NWCFL First Division South Club of the Month

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 31/07/21AFC Liverpool H15:00L 1-2 Joseph Heath (32)
Sat 07/08/21Skelmersdale United H15:00D 0-0
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 10/08/21Skelmersdale United A20:00L 0-2
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
Thu 12/08/21Lower BreckA20:00Postp
Sat 14/08/21Wythenshawe Town A15:00L 0-5
Tue 17/08/21Litherland REMYCA H19:45W 1-0 Joe Brandon (89)
Sat 21/08/21Ashton Athletic A15:00W 5-4 Michael Burkey (5)
Joe Brandon (7)
Joe Brandon (31)
Leo Riley (70)
Leo Riley (72)
Sat 28/08/21Skelmersdale United H15:00W 1-0 Jack Kelly (71)
Mon 30/08/21Runcorn Town A15:00Aband
Fri 03/09/21Prestwich Heys H19:45W 2-1 Leo Riley (53)
Leo Riley (66p)
Thu 09/09/21Lower Breck A20:00L 1-3 Joe Brandon (63)
Sat 11/09/21Congleton Town H15:00L 0-1
Tue 14/09/21Macclesfield A19:45L 0-1
Sat 18/09/21Barnoldswick Town A15:00W 3-2 Harvey Sample (38)
Leo Riley (53p)
Michael Burkey (82)
Tue 21/09/21Winsford United H19:45W 4-1 Michael Burkey (55)
Harvey Sample (58)
Harvey Sample (75)
Kieran Garner-Knapper (83)
Sat 25/09/21Longridge Town A15:00L 0-4
Wed 29/09/21Northwich Victoria A19:45D 2-2 Simon Thelwell (4)
Haydn Cooper (46)
Sat 02/10/21Padiham A15:00W 2-1 Ben Holmes (12)
Ben Holmes (33)
Tue 05/10/21Runcorn Town A19:45D 2-2 Ben Holmes (54p)
Kieran Garner-Knapper (70)
Sat 16/10/21Irlam A15:00D 3-3 Simon Thelwell (5)
Leo Riley (21)
Ben Holmes (63)
Tue 19/10/21Runcorn Town H19:45W 2-1 Michael Burkey (23)
Harvey Sample (66)
  (Cheshire Senior Cup 1)
Sat 23/10/21North Shields H15:00L 1-2 Kieran Garner-Knapper (40)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Sat 30/10/21Burscough H15:00L 2-3 Leo Riley (11p)
Own Goal (45+1)
Sat 13/11/21Avro H15:00L 1-4 Haydn Cooper (22)
Tue 16/11/21Charnock Richard H20:00L 0-4
Sat 20/11/21Northwich Victoria H15:00L 1-2 Marcus James (47)
Tue 23/11/21Squires Gate H20:00D 2-2 Michael Burkey (76)
Joseph Heath (90+1)
Sat 27/11/21Skelmersdale United A15:00L 1-5 Leo Riley (56p)
Sat 04/12/21Prestwich HeysA15:00Postp
Tue 07/12/211874 NorthwichH19:45Postp
  (Cheshire Senior Cup 2)
Sat 11/12/21Winsford UnitedA15:00Postp
Tue 14/12/21Prestwich Heys A19:45L 1-3 Michael Burkey (82)
Sat 18/12/21Wythenshawe Town H15:00W 3-0 Ben Holmes (35p)
Kieran Garner-Knapper (53)
Joseph Heath (66)
Mon 27/12/21Congleton Town A15:00W 2-0
Tue 04/01/221874 Northwich H19:45WON Kieran Garner-Knapper (90+1)
  (Cheshire Senior Cup 2)
  (1-1 after 90 mins, Vauxhall Motors won 6-5 on pens)
Sat 08/01/22Lower BreckH15:00Postp
Sat 15/01/22Burscough A15:00W 2-0 Kieran Garner-Knapper (47)
Craig Cairns (63)
Sat 22/01/22Ashton Athletic H15:00L 0-2
Tue 25/01/22Lower Breck H19:45W 2-1 Ben Holmes (59p)
Michael Burkey (69)
Sat 29/01/22AFC Liverpool A15:00W 2-0 Ben Holmes (49)
Harvey Sample (85)
Tue 01/02/22Winsford United A19:45W 2-1 Michael Burkey (43)
Ben Holmes (73p)
Sat 05/02/22Irlam H15:00L 1-2 Joe Brandon (90+4)
Sat 12/02/22Padiham H15:00L 0-4
Wed 16/02/22Tranmere Rovers A19:45W 2-0 Michael Burkey (1)
Haydn Cooper (53)
  (Cheshire Senior Cup QF)
Sat 19/02/22Squires GateA15:00Postp
Tue 22/02/22Macclesfield H19:45L 0-6
Sat 26/02/22Barnoldswick Town H15:00W 2-1 Jordan Deer (19)
Jordan Deer (40)
Sat 05/03/22Charnock Richard A15:00W 3-0 Ethan Gouldbourne (29)
Craig Cairns (35)
Ben Holmes (67)
Tue 08/03/22Squires Gate A20:00D 1-1 Greg Drummond (58)
Sat 12/03/22Avro A15:00W 1-0 Greg Drummond (80)
Sat 19/03/22Longridge Town H15:00W 4-1 Ben Dufton-Kelly (10)
Ben Dufton-Kelly (29)
Kieran Garner-Knapper (30)
Ben Holmes (45+3)
Sat 26/03/22Runcorn Town H15:00W 3-1 Ben Holmes (11p)
Jordan Deer (56)
Jordan Deer (83)
Tue 29/03/22Runcorn Linnets H19:45WON
  (Cheshire Senior Cup SF)
  (0-0 after 90 mins, Vauxhall Motors won 3-1 on pens)
Sat 02/04/22Litherland REMYCA A15:00L 0-2
Sat 09/04/22West Didsbury & Chorlton A15:00W 1-0 Ben Holmes (84p)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Tue 12/04/22Cammell Laird 1907 H19:45L 1-2 Michael Burkey (9)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Tue 26/04/22Stockport County N19:45L 0-5
  (Cheshire Senior Cup F)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
31/07/21AFC Liverpool (H) L 1-2
07/08/21Skelmersdale Utd (H) D 0-0
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
10/08/21Skelmersdale Utd (A) L 0-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
12/08/21Lower Breck (A) Postp
14/08/21Wythenshawe Town (A) L 0-5
17/08/21Litherland REMY (H) W 1-0
21/08/21Ashton Athletic (A) W 5-4
28/08/21Skelmersdale Utd (H) W 1-0
30/08/21Runcorn Town (A) Aband
03/09/21Prestwich Heys (H) W 2-1
09/09/21Lower Breck (A) L 1-3
11/09/21Congleton Town (H) L 0-1
14/09/21Macclesfield (A) L 0-1
18/09/21Barnoldswick Town (A) W 3-2
21/09/21Winsford United (H) W 4-1
25/09/21Longridge Town (A) L 0-4
29/09/21Northwich Vics (A) D 2-2
02/10/21Padiham (A) W 2-1
05/10/21Runcorn Town (A) D 2-2
16/10/21Irlam (A) D 3-3
19/10/21Runcorn Town (H) W 2-1
(Cheshire Senior Cup 1)
23/10/21North Shields (H) L 1-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
30/10/21Burscough (H) L 2-3
13/11/21Avro (H) L 1-4
16/11/21Charnock Richard (H) L 0-4
20/11/21Northwich Vics (H) L 1-2
23/11/21Squires Gate (H) D 2-2
27/11/21Skelmersdale Utd (A) L 1-5
04/12/21Prestwich Heys (A) Postp
07/12/211874 Northwich (H) Postp
(Cheshire Senior Cup 2)
11/12/21Winsford United (A) Postp
14/12/21Prestwich Heys (A) L 1-3
18/12/21Wythenshawe Town (H) W 3-0
27/12/21Congleton Town (A) W 2-0
04/01/221874 Northwich (H) W
(Cheshire Senior Cup 2)
(1-1 after 90 mins, Vauxhall Mtrs won 6-5 on pens)
08/01/22Lower Breck (H) Postp
15/01/22Burscough (A) W 2-0
22/01/22Ashton Athletic (H) L 0-2
25/01/22Lower Breck (H) W 2-1
29/01/22AFC Liverpool (A) W 2-0
01/02/22Winsford United (A) W 2-1
05/02/22Irlam (H) L 1-2
12/02/22Padiham (H) L 0-4
16/02/22Tranmere Rovers (A) W 2-0
(Cheshire Senior Cup QF)
19/02/22Squires Gate (A) Postp
22/02/22Macclesfield (H) L 0-6
26/02/22Barnoldswick Town (H) W 2-1
05/03/22Charnock Richard (A) W 3-0
08/03/22Squires Gate (A) D 1-1
12/03/22Avro (A) W 1-0
19/03/22Longridge Town (H) W 4-1
26/03/22Runcorn Town (H) W 3-1
29/03/22Runcorn Linnets (H) W
(Cheshire Senior Cup SF)
(0-0 after 90 mins, Vauxhall Mtrs won 3-1 on pens)
02/04/22Litherland REMY (A) L 0-2
09/04/22West Didsbury (A) W 1-0
(The Macron Cup 1)
12/04/22Cammell Laird (H) L 1-2
(The Macron Cup 2)
26/04/22Stockport County (H) L 0-5
(Cheshire Senior Cup F)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Joe Brandon21 (5)5134
Michael Burkey29 (11)9040
Craig Cairns12 (1)2000
Joseph Caswell0 (1)0000
Haydn Cooper41 (2)3393
Daniel Cross0 (2)0000
Ryan Crump10000
Jordan Deer10 (7)4024
Michael Dixon *240002
Greg Drummond23 (3)2010
Ben Dufton-Kelly13 (4)2021
Damien Eastham40201
James Eaton0 (2)0010
Richard Foulkes *4 (1)0000
Anthony Gardner *60010
Kieran Garner-Knapper30 (8)8056
Ethan Gouldbourne35 (2)1050
Kieran Hamm *0 (1)0000
Joseph Heath35 (3)3162
Callum Hill00000
Ben Holmes43 (4)12024
Marcus James17 (2)1031
Toby Jones00000
Jack Kelly4 (20)1010
Ben Lawrence00000
Joseph Levey30000
Thomas Mitchell41 (3)0072
Sean Moscrop8 (6)0010
Thomas Murray7 (2)0122
Karl Noon1 (2)0000
Ciaran OLoughlin200011
Thomas Porschke00000
Leo Riley31 (10)9040
Joel Robinson00000
Ashley Ruane *40001
Harvey Sample13 (18)5023
Kyle Scarisbrick19 (2)0010
Thomas Scott *00000
Aaron Smith6 (1)0 (1)002
Kyle Smyth *5 (7)0010
Simon Thelwell28 (8)2162
Stephen Wainwright9 (2)0120
Ross Waring0 (1)0000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Stephen Aspinall 
Mark Cowan 
Stephen Foulkes 
Joseph Heath 
Neil Mathieson 
Michael McGraa 
David Smith 
Shirley Whittaker Insurance certificate provided

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Joe Brandon21 (5)5
Michael Burkey29 (11)9
Craig Cairns12 (1)2
Joseph Caswell0 (1)0
Haydn Cooper41 (2)3
Daniel Cross0 (2)0
Ryan Crump10
Jordan Deer10 (7)4
Michael Dixon *240
Greg Drummond23 (3)2
Ben Dufton-Kelly13 (4)2
Damien Eastham40
James Eaton0 (2)0
Richard Foulkes *4 (1)0
Anthony Gardner *60
Kieran Garner-Knapper30 (8)8
Ethan Gouldbourne35 (2)1
Kieran Hamm *0 (1)0
Joseph Heath35 (3)3
Callum Hill00
Ben Holmes43 (4)12
Marcus James17 (2)1
Toby Jones00
Jack Kelly4 (20)1
Ben Lawrence00
Joseph Levey30
Thomas Mitchell41 (3)0
Sean Moscrop8 (6)0
Thomas Murray7 (2)0
Karl Noon1 (2)0
Ciaran OLoughlin200
Thomas Porschke00
Leo Riley31 (10)9
Joel Robinson00
Ashley Ruane *40
Harvey Sample13 (18)5
Kyle Scarisbrick19 (2)0
Thomas Scott *00
Aaron Smith6 (1)0 (1)
Kyle Smyth *5 (7)0
Simon Thelwell28 (8)2
Stephen Wainwright9 (2)0
Ross Waring0 (1)0

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Stephen Aspinall 
Mark Cowan 
Stephen Foulkes 
Joseph Heath 
Neil Mathieson 
Michael McGraa 
David Smith 
Shirley Whittaker Insurance certificate provided

Matchday Information

Ground: The vanEupen Arena

Address: Rivacre Road, Ellesmere Port

Postcode: CH66 1NJ

Telephone: 01513272294


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2021/22 Admission Prices: £5 adults, £3 concessions, £2 under 16`s

Programme Price: £2.00

Directions: <b>From the M6 / M56</b>
Exit M6 at junction 20 and M56 at junction 15 sign-posted M53 Ellesmere Port, Birkenhead. Exit the M53 at junction 5. Take the 1st exit off the roundabout (sign-posted A41 Chester). At the first set of lights turn left into Hooton Green. At the 'T' junction turn left into Old School Land. At the next 'T' junction turn right onto Rivacre Road. The ground is on the right hand side.

<b>From the Birkenhead Tunnel (Queensway)</b>
From the tunnel toll area keep to the left and take the A41. Take the second exit at the roundabout (Hotel California is in the middle). Please note there is a speed camera in the central reservation that changes direction form time to time. The speed limit is 30mph. At the next roundabout take the second exit A41 (New Ferry By-Pass). At the end of the by-pass take the second exit A41 (sign-posted Bromborough, Chester). Follow the A41 through to the M53 junction and take the second exit (sign-posted A41 Chester). At the first set of lights turn left into Hooton Green (Chimneys Hotel). At the 'T' junction turn left into Hooton Lane. At the next 'T' junction turn right onto Rivacre Road. The ground is on the right hand side.

<b>From the Wallasey Tunnel (Kingsway)</b>
From the tunnel toll area follow the road straight onto the M53. Exit the M53 at junction 5. Take the third exit off the roundabout (sign-posted A41 Chester). At the first set of lights turn left into Hooton Green. At the 'T' junction turn left into Old School Land. At the next 'T' junction turn right onto Rivacre Road. The ground is on the right hand side.


Nearest Railway: Overpool (1.4 miles) or Hooton (1.7 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: None

Parking Facilities: Free parking at the ground

Ground Facilities: Stand for 266 people, covered terrace for 468 people, clubhouse and teabar

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated Association


Ground: The vanEupen Arena

Address: Rivacre Road, Ellesmere Port

Postcode: CH66 1NJ

Telephone: 01513272294


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

Twitter: @Vauxhallmotorfc


Registered Colours: White Shirts, Navy Shorts, Navy Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Yellow Shirts, Yellow Shorts, Yellow Socks

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


Secretary: Colin Wheelwright

Chairman: Jon Waring

Manager: Mick McGraa

Programme Editor: Reece Gavin

Committee / Directors: Colin Wheelwright, Len Jones, Carole Paisley, Alan Bartlam, Mark Jones, Rebecca Holland, John Ashurst, Thomas Mathers, Jon Waring, Harry Deary, Reece Gavin, James Lyon, Stewart Forshaw, Dave Hall, Justine Hall, Zac Amans


County Affiliation: Cheshire FA

Year Formed: 1963

Record Attendance: 1,752 v Chester (30/12/12 Conference North)

Previous Leagues:

Conference
Northern Premier League
West Cheshire League

Honours:

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Premier Division Runners-up 2001/02
Division One Runners-up 2000/01
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Division One Champions 1999/00
Division Two Champions 1988/89, 1995/96
Floodlit Trophy Winners 1999/00
League Cup Winners 1990/91, 1998/99
First Division North Runners Up 2018/19
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WEST CHESHIRE LEAGUE<
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Division One Champions 1985/86, 1994/95, 2002/03 (Reserves)
Division Two Champions 1994/95 (Reserves)
Division Two Bowl Winners 1967/68
Pyke Cup Winners 1999/2000 (Reserves), 2004/05 (Reserves)
Bill Weight Memorial Trophy joint winners 2005/06
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Amateur Cup Winners 2013/14 (Reserves)
Runners-up 1993/94, 2000/01, 2004/05, 2017/18
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Senior Cup Winners 1986/87, 2010/11 (Reserves), 2012/13 (Reserves), 2014/15
Runners-up 1982/83, 1994/95, 1999/2000 (Reserves)
Amateur Cup winners 1985/86

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