West Didsbury & Chorlton

FORMED
1908
MANAGER
Chris Rowley
GROUND
Step Places Stadium
TWITTER
@WD_CFC

Current Position: 1st

P W D L F A Pts
38 28 7 3 114 29 91

Current Form: 12th

P W D L F A
6 2 1 3 4 6

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
27/04/22Southport (N)L 1-2
18/04/22Wythenshawe Amateurs (H)L 1-2
09/04/22Vauxhall Motors (H)L 0-1
04/04/22Maine Road (A)WON
(1-1 after 90 mins, West Didsbury & Chorlton won 1-3 on pens)
02/04/22Cheadle Town (A)W 1-0
26/03/22Alsager Town (H)D 0-0

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 31/07/21Alsager Town A15:00W 2-1 Sam Heathcote (60p)
Sam Heathcote (65)
Mon 02/08/21Stockport Town A19:45W 1-0 Benjamin Elliott (63)
Sat 07/08/21Avro H15:00L 1-3 Sam Heathcote (72)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 10/08/21New Mills H19:45D 2-2 Benjamin Elliott (44)
Sam Heathcote (87)
Sat 14/08/21Cheadle Heath Nomads A15:00D 2-2 Sam Heathcote (52)
Liam Delaney (70)
Tue 17/08/21Barnton H19:45W 6-0 Benjamin Elliott (14)
Sam Heathcote (32)
Benjamin Elliott (38)
Billy Matthews (41)
Sam Heathcote (74)
Sam Heathcote (77)
Sat 21/08/21Stafford Town A15:00W 3-0 Sam Heathcote (4)
Benjamin Elliott (12)
Billy Matthews (48)
Sat 28/08/21FC Isle of Man H15:00W 3-0 Sam Heathcote (64p)
Aarron Grewal (83)
Rhain Davis (85)
Mon 30/08/21Maine Road H15:00W 3-2 Benjamin Elliott (53)
Callum Jones (58)
Aarron Grewal (73)
Sat 04/09/21Brocton H15:00W 5-1 Benjamin Elliott (23)
Dontai Gabidon (34)
Benjamin Elliott (72)
Benjamin Elliott (84)
Liam Delaney (89)
Tue 07/09/21Cammell Laird 1907 A19:45W 5-0 Liam Delaney (15)
Dontai Gabidon (28)
Liam Delaney (44)
Rhain Davis (53)
Benjamin Elliott (62)
Sat 11/09/21Nostell Miners Welfare H15:00W 3-2 Dontai Gabidon (13)
Dontai Gabidon (36)
James Cottee (50)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 18/09/21Abbey Hey A15:00W 2-1 Liam Delaney (66)
Sam Heathcote (77)
Tue 21/09/21Bacup Borough A20:00WON Thomas Westall (3)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
  (1-1 after 90 mins, West Didsbury & Chorlton won 4-5 on pens)
Sat 25/09/21Parkgate H15:00L 0-1
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 02/10/21Sandbach United H15:00W 2-1 Dontai Gabidon (30)
Marcus Dibble (87)
Tue 05/10/21Abbey Hey A19:45W 2-1 Oliver Ford (57)
Oliver Ford (72)
  (Manchester Premier Cup 1)
Sat 09/10/21Abbey Hulton United A15:00W 3-1 Sam Heathcote (3)
Sam Heathcote (10p)
Benjamin Elliott (56)
Sat 16/10/21Ellesmere Rangers H15:00D 1-1 Sam Heathcote (43)
Sat 23/10/21Rocester A15:00W 2-0 Dontai Gabidon (31)
Benjamin Elliott (51)
Sat 30/10/21Wythenshawe Amateurs H15:00W 2-0 Dontai Gabidon (28)
Liam Delaney (40p)
Sat 06/11/21Eccleshall H15:00W 5-0 Dontai Gabidon (21)
Sam Heathcote (48)
Benjamin Elliott (58)
Benjamin Elliott (68)
Aarron Grewal (76)
Tue 09/11/21Cheadle Town H19:45W 1-0 Sam Heathcote (1p)
Sat 13/11/21St Martins A15:00W 7-0 Liam Delaney (11)
Liam Delaney (25)
Dontai Gabidon (43)
Dontai Gabidon (53)
Joel Swift (68)
Own Goal (81)
Benjamin Elliott (86)
Tue 16/11/21Prestwich Heys A19:45W 4-3 Billy Matthews (47)
Billy Matthews (72)
Liam Delaney (84p)
Ezeikel Eme (88)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 20/11/21Stockport Town H15:00W 2-1 Dontai Gabidon (10)
Billy Matthews (16)
Tue 23/11/21Hyde United H19:45L 2-5 Sam Heathcote (51p)
Joel Swift (76)
  (Manchester Premier Cup QF)
Sat 27/11/21Brocton A15:00Postp
Sat 04/12/21Sandbach United A15:00D 1-1 Sam Heathcote (25)
Sat 11/12/21Stafford Town H15:00D 0-0
Sat 18/12/21Ellesmere Rangers A15:00L 0-1
Mon 27/12/21Cammell Laird 1907 H13:00W 5-0 Liam Delaney (21)
Dontai Gabidon (33)
Liam Delaney (47)
Benjamin Elliott (49)
Rhain Davis (55)
Mon 03/01/22BroctonA13:00Postp
Sat 08/01/22BarntonA15:00Postp
Tue 11/01/22Ashton Athletic A19:45W 5-2 Harry Cain (5)
Harry Cain (35)
Lee Gavin (41)
Benjamin Elliott (55)
Sam Heathcote (84)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
Tue 18/01/22Brocton A20:00W 2-1 Benjamin Elliott (80)
Own Goal (90+2)
Sat 22/01/22Abbey Hulton United H15:00W 4-1 Benjamin Elliott (4)
Own Goal (48)
Rhain Davis (76)
Sam Heathcote (85)
Sat 29/01/22New Mills A15:00W 2-1 Sam Heathcote (15)
Joel Swift (28)
Sat 05/02/22Cheadle Heath Nomads H15:00Postp
Tue 08/02/22Abbey Hey H19:45W 2-1 Benjamin Elliott (30)
Liam Delaney (40)
Tue 15/02/22EccleshallA20:00Postp
Thu 17/02/22Cheadle Heath Nomads H19:45D 1-1 Benjamin Elliott (74)
Sat 19/02/22RocesterH15:00Postp
Wed 23/02/22BarntonA19:45Postp
Sat 26/02/22FC Isle of Man A18:30L 3-4 Joel Swift (17)
Harry Cain (45+4)
Dontai Gabidon (54)
Tue 01/03/22Eccleshall A20:00W 5-0 Thomas Westall (29)
Sam Heathcote (48)
Benjamin Elliott (80)
James Hooper (81)
Matthew Cook (85)
Sat 05/03/22Wythenshawe Amateurs A15:00L 1-2 Sam Heathcote (51)
Tue 08/03/22Rocester H19:45W 5-1 Billy Matthews (5)
Benjamin Elliott (14p)
Billy Matthews (43)
Ezeikel Eme (45)
Rhain Davis (90+2)
Sat 12/03/22St Martins H15:00W 18-0 Sam Heathcote (4)
Benjamin Elliott (6)
Benjamin Elliott (7)
Sam Heathcote (18)
Joel Swift (24)
Benjamin Elliott (28)
Sam Heathcote (32)
Benjamin Elliott (36)
Dontai Gabidon (37)
Billy Matthews (42)
Sam Heathcote (43)
Rhain Davis (45)
Dontai Gabidon (69)
Liam Delaney (75)
Ezeikel Eme (76)
Benjamin Elliott (81)
Joel Swift (88)
Sam Heathcote (92)
Wed 16/03/22Atherton Collieries N19:45W 2-0 Dontai Gabidon (62)
Rhain Davis (82)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy SF)
Sat 19/03/22Maine Road A15:00W 3-1 Benjamin Elliott (1)
Sam Heathcote (9)
Sam Heathcote (60p)
Wed 23/03/22Barnton A19:45W 2-1 Joel Swift (50)
James Hooper (75)
Sat 26/03/22Alsager Town H15:00D 0-0
Sat 02/04/22Cheadle Town A15:00W 1-0 Ezeikel Eme (39)
Mon 04/04/22Maine Road A19:45WON Liam Delaney (81)
  (The First Division Cup 2)
  (1-1 after 90 mins, West Didsbury & Chorlton won 1-3 on pens)
Sat 09/04/22Vauxhall Motors H15:00L 0-1
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Mon 18/04/22Wythenshawe Amateurs H15:00L 1-2 Ezeikel Eme (49)
  (The First Division Cup 3)
Wed 27/04/22Southport N19:45L 1-2 Thomas Westall (90+1)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy F)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
31/07/21Alsager Town (A) W 2-1
02/08/21Stockport Town (A) W 1-0
07/08/21Avro (H) L 1-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
10/08/21New Mills (H) D 2-2
14/08/21Cheadle Heath (A) D 2-2
17/08/21Barnton (H) W 6-0
21/08/21Stafford Town (A) W 3-0
28/08/21FC Isle of Man (H) W 3-0
30/08/21Maine Road (H) W 3-2
04/09/21Brocton (H) W 5-1
07/09/21Cammell Laird (A) W 5-0
11/09/21Nostell MW (H) W 3-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
18/09/21Abbey Hey (A) W 2-1
21/09/21Bacup Borough (A) W
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
(1-1 after 90 mins, West Didsbury won 4-5 on pens)
25/09/21Parkgate (H) L 0-1
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
02/10/21Sandbach United (H) W 2-1
05/10/21Abbey Hey (A) W 2-1
(Manchester Premier Cup 1)
09/10/21Abbey Hulton Utd (A) W 3-1
16/10/21Ellesmere Rngrs (H) D 1-1
23/10/21Rocester (A) W 2-0
30/10/21Wythenshawe Am (H) W 2-0
06/11/21Eccleshall (H) W 5-0
09/11/21Cheadle Town (H) W 1-0
13/11/21St Martins (A) W 7-0
16/11/21Prestwich Heys (A) W 4-3
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
20/11/21Stockport Town (H) W 2-1
23/11/21Hyde United (H) L 2-5
(Manchester Premier Cup QF)
27/11/21Brocton (A) Postp
04/12/21Sandbach United (A) D 1-1
11/12/21Stafford Town (H) D 0-0
18/12/21Ellesmere Rngrs (A) L 0-1
27/12/21Cammell Laird (H) W 5-0
03/01/22Brocton (A) Postp
08/01/22Barnton (A) Postp
11/01/22Ashton Athletic (A) W 5-2
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
18/01/22Brocton (A) W 2-1
22/01/22Abbey Hulton Utd (H) W 4-1
29/01/22New Mills (A) W 2-1
05/02/22Cheadle Heath (H) Postp
08/02/22Abbey Hey (H) W 2-1
15/02/22Eccleshall (A) Postp
17/02/22Cheadle Heath (H) D 1-1
19/02/22Rocester (H) Postp
23/02/22Barnton (A) Postp
26/02/22FC Isle of Man (A) L 3-4
01/03/22Eccleshall (A) W 5-0
05/03/22Wythenshawe Am (A) L 1-2
08/03/22Rocester (H) W 5-1
12/03/22St Martins (H) W 18-0
16/03/22Atherton Colls (A) W 2-0
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy SF)
19/03/22Maine Road (A) W 3-1
23/03/22Barnton (A) W 2-1
26/03/22Alsager Town (H) D 0-0
02/04/22Cheadle Town (A) W 1-0
04/04/22Maine Road (A) W
(The First Division Cup 2)
(1-1 after 90 mins, West Didsbury won 1-3 on pens)
09/04/22Vauxhall Mtrs (H) L 0-1
(The Macron Cup 1)
18/04/22Wythenshawe Am (H) L 1-2
(The First Division Cup 3)
27/04/22Southport (H) L 1-2
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy F)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Samuel Amankwaa0 (3)0000
Ian Bailey *00000
Scott Bladen *00000
Harry Cain8 (4)3021
Matthew Cook48 (1)1001
Samuel Corbishley *00000
James Cottee *2 (3)1000
Rhain Davis34 (2)8122
Liam Delaney 27 (17)14022
Marcus Dibble37 (1)1011
Benjamin Elliott47 (2)29132
Ezeikel Eme18 (14)5011
Oliver Ford6 (1)2100
Dontai Gabidon33 (4)16147
Lee Gavin35 (1)10101
Isaac Graham *5 (2)0030
Aarron Grewal *14 (10)3011
Stephen Hall *00000
Connor Hancock36 (2)0012
Sam Heathcote42 (3)300910
James Hooper6 (2)2011
Alexander Jackson *0 (1)0000
Andrew Jones530011
Callum Jones24 (5)1042
Ashley Leather *00000
Daniel Lewis0 (4)0000
Billy Matthews31 (8)7042
Elliot Messam20000
Ethan Robertson *00000
Jack Ryan8 (9)0010
Joel Swift12 (23)7030
Laurence Taylor6 (4)0000
Joshua Tinker *15 (3)0120
Luke Vayro10 (1)0000
Thomas Westall24 (13)3051

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Christian Adams 
Alan Ainsley Insurance details provided
Matthew Phillips 
Christopher Rowley 
Leonard Sullivan 

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Samuel Amankwaa0 (3)0
Ian Bailey *00
Scott Bladen *00
Harry Cain8 (4)3
Matthew Cook48 (1)1
Samuel Corbishley *00
James Cottee *2 (3)1
Rhain Davis34 (2)8
Liam Delaney 27 (17)14
Marcus Dibble37 (1)1
Benjamin Elliott47 (2)29
Ezeikel Eme18 (14)5
Oliver Ford6 (1)2
Dontai Gabidon33 (4)16
Lee Gavin35 (1)1
Isaac Graham *5 (2)0
Aarron Grewal *14 (10)3
Stephen Hall *00
Connor Hancock36 (2)0
Sam Heathcote42 (3)30
James Hooper6 (2)2
Alexander Jackson *0 (1)0
Andrew Jones530
Callum Jones24 (5)1
Ashley Leather *00
Daniel Lewis0 (4)0
Billy Matthews31 (8)7
Elliot Messam20
Ethan Robertson *00
Jack Ryan8 (9)0
Joel Swift12 (23)7
Laurence Taylor6 (4)0
Joshua Tinker *15 (3)0
Luke Vayro10 (1)0
Thomas Westall24 (13)3

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Christian Adams 
Alan Ainsley Insurance details provided
Matthew Phillips 
Christopher Rowley 
Leonard Sullivan 

Matchday Information

Ground: Step Places Stadium

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FE

Telephone:


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2021/22 Admission Prices: £5 Adults, £3 Concessions, Under 12`s FREE

Programme Price: eProgramme

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.


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: Step Places Stadium

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FE

Telephone:


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

Twitter: @WD_CFC


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

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

Alternative Colours: Pink and Blue Shirts, Pink and Blue Shorts, Pink Socks

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


Secretary: Rob Madden

Chairman: Stephen Eckersley

Manager: Chris Rowley

Programme Editor: John Churchman

Committee / Directors: Glyn Meacher, Rob Madden, Steve Eckersley, Tim Manley, Dave Cooper, Monica Creer, David Iredale, Dan Iredale, James Doxford, John Churchman, Ben Cooper,Laura Turley


County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1908

Record Attendance: 890 v Maine Road (30th August 2021)

Previous Leagues:

Manchester League 2006-2012
Lancashire and Cheshire Amateur League 1920-2006
Manchester Alliance League pre 1920

Honours:

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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