Vauxhall Motors

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

Current Position: 14th

P W D L F A Pts
27 10 4 13 42 57 34

Current Form: 5th

P W D L F A
6 4 0 2 9 6

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
22/01/22Ashton Athletic (H)L 0-2
15/01/22Burscough (A)W 2-0
04/01/221874 Northwich (H)WON
(1-1 after 90 mins, Vauxhall Motors won 6-5 on pens)
27/12/21Congleton Town (A)W 2-0
18/12/21Wythenshawe Town (H)W 3-0
14/12/21Prestwich Heys (A)L 1-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
25/01/22Lower Breck (H)19:45
29/01/22AFC Liverpool (A)15:00
01/02/22Winsford United (A)19:45
05/02/22Irlam (H)15:00
12/02/22Padiham (H)15:00
19/02/22Squires Gate (A)15:00

Latest News:

Vauxhall Motors boss McGraa gives his take on a difficult campaign
Mick McGraa discusses his side's stalled season
Motormen appoint new Chairman
The Ellesmere Port based club are looking to the long-term
PRESENTATION: Glen Rule of Vauxhall Motors
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

Latest Tweets:

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 BreckH19:45 
Sat 29/01/22AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Tue 01/02/22Winsford UnitedA19:45 
Sat 05/02/22IrlamH15:00 
Sat 12/02/22PadihamH15:00 
Sat 19/02/22Squires GateA15:00 
Tue 22/02/22MacclesfieldH19:45 
Sat 26/02/22Barnoldswick TownH15:00 
Tue 01/03/22West Didsbury & ChorltonA19:45 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 05/03/22Charnock RichardA15:00 
Sat 12/03/22AvroA15:00 
Tue 15/03/22West Didsbury & ChorltonA19:45 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 19/03/22Longridge TownH15:00 
Sat 26/03/22Runcorn TownH15:00 
Sat 02/04/22Litherland REMYCAA15:00 

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)
29/01/22AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
01/02/22Winsford United (A) 19:45
05/02/22Irlam (H)
12/02/22Padiham (H)
19/02/22Squires Gate (A) 15:00
22/02/22Macclesfield (H)
26/02/22Barnoldswick Town (H)
01/03/22West Didsbury (A) 19:45
(The Macron Cup 1)
05/03/22Charnock Richard (A) 15:00
12/03/22Avro (A) 15:00
15/03/22West Didsbury (A) 19:45
(The Macron Cup 1)
19/03/22Longridge Town (H)
26/03/22Runcorn Town (H)
02/04/22Litherland REMY (A) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Joe Brandon18 (4)4134
Michael Burkey16 (9)5030
Craig Cairns0 (1)1000
Joseph Caswell0 (1)0000
Haydn Cooper28 (2)2062
Daniel Cross0 (2)0000
Ryan Crump10000
Jordan Deer1 (2)0000
Michael Dixon *230002
Greg Drummond12 (2)0010
Ben Dufton-Kelly40021
James Eaton0 (1)0000
Richard Foulkes *4 (1)0000
Anthony Gardner *60010
Kieran Garner-Knapper20 (7)7046
Ethan Gouldbourne19 (2)0020
Kieran Hamm *0 (1)0000
Joseph Heath24 (1)3041
Ben Holmes27 (3)5013
Marcus James121021
Jack Kelly4 (12)1010
Ben Lawrence00000
Joseph Levey30000
Thomas Mitchell25 (2)0030
Sean Moscrop3 (1)0000
Thomas Murray7 (2)0122
Karl Noon1 (2)0000
Ciaran OLoughlin80001
Leo Riley17 (8)9030
Ashley Ruane30000
Harvey Sample7 (9)4022
Kyle Scarisbrick180010
Thomas Scott *00000
Aaron Smith6 (1)0 (1)002
Kyle Smyth *5 (7)0010
Simon Thelwell19 (5)2051
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 Brandon18 (4)4
Michael Burkey16 (9)5
Craig Cairns0 (1)1
Joseph Caswell0 (1)0
Haydn Cooper28 (2)2
Daniel Cross0 (2)0
Ryan Crump10
Jordan Deer1 (2)0
Michael Dixon *230
Greg Drummond12 (2)0
Ben Dufton-Kelly40
James Eaton0 (1)0
Richard Foulkes *4 (1)0
Anthony Gardner *60
Kieran Garner-Knapper20 (7)7
Ethan Gouldbourne19 (2)0
Kieran Hamm *0 (1)0
Joseph Heath24 (1)3
Ben Holmes27 (3)5
Marcus James121
Jack Kelly4 (12)1
Ben Lawrence00
Joseph Levey30
Thomas Mitchell25 (2)0
Sean Moscrop3 (1)0
Thomas Murray7 (2)0
Karl Noon1 (2)0
Ciaran OLoughlin80
Leo Riley17 (8)9
Ashley Ruane30
Harvey Sample7 (9)4
Kyle Scarisbrick180
Thomas Scott *00
Aaron Smith6 (1)0 (1)
Kyle Smyth *5 (7)0
Simon Thelwell19 (5)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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NORTH WEST COUNTIES LEAGUE<
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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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CHESHIRE F. A.<
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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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