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
26 20 5 1 71 17 65

Current Form: 1st

P W D L F A
6 4 1 1 16 5

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
22/01/22Abbey Hulton United (H)W 4-1
18/01/22Brocton (A)W 2-1
11/01/22Ashton Athletic (A)W 5-2
27/12/21Cammell Laird 1907 (H)W 5-0
18/12/21Ellesmere Rangers (A)L 0-1
11/12/21Stafford Town (H)D 0-0

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
29/01/22New Mills (A)15:00
05/02/22Cheadle Heath Nomads (H)15:00
08/02/22Abbey Hey (H)19:45
15/02/22Eccleshall (A)20:00
19/02/22Rocester (H)15:00
23/02/22Brocton (A)19:45

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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 MillsA15:00 
Sat 05/02/22Cheadle Heath NomadsH15:00 
Tue 08/02/22Abbey HeyH19:45 
Tue 15/02/22EccleshallA20:00 
Sat 19/02/22RocesterH15:00 
Wed 23/02/22BroctonA19:45 
Sat 26/02/22FC Isle of ManA18:30 
Tue 01/03/22Vauxhall MotorsH19:45 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 05/03/22Wythenshawe AmateursA15:00 
Mon 07/03/22Maine RoadA19:45 
  (The First Division Cup 2)
Sat 12/03/22St MartinsH15:00 
Tue 15/03/22Vauxhall MotorsH19:45 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Wed 16/03/22Atherton CollieriesN19:45 
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy SF)
Sat 19/03/22Maine RoadA15:00 
Sat 26/03/22Alsager TownH15:00 
Sat 02/04/22Cheadle TownA15:00 

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) 15:00
05/02/22Cheadle Heath (H)
08/02/22Abbey Hey (H)
15/02/22Eccleshall (A) 20:00
19/02/22Rocester (H)
23/02/22Brocton (A) 19:45
26/02/22FC Isle of Man (A) 18:30
01/03/22Vauxhall Mtrs (H)
(The Macron Cup 1)
05/03/22Wythenshawe Am (A) 15:00
07/03/22Maine Road (A) 19:45
(The First Division Cup 2)
12/03/22St Martins (H)
15/03/22Vauxhall Mtrs (H)
(The Macron Cup 1)
16/03/22Atherton Colls (A) 19:45
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy SF)
19/03/22Maine Road (A) 15:00
26/03/22Alsager Town (H)
02/04/22Cheadle Town (A) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Ian Bailey00000
Scott Bladen *00000
Harry Cain4 (3)2010
Matthew Cook30 (1)0000
Samuel Corbishley *00000
James Cottee2 (3)1000
Rhain Davis22 (2)5021
Liam Delaney 15 (11)11012
Marcus Dibble271010
Benjamin Elliott30 (2)19032
Ezeikel Eme10 (9)1000
Oliver Ford5 (1)2000
Dontai Gabidon22 (3)12035
Lee Gavin211050
Isaac Graham5 (2)0030
Aarron Grewal *14 (10)3011
Stephen Hall00000
Connor Hancock24 (1)0012
Sam Heathcote31 (2)20089
Alexander Jackson0 (1)0000
Andrew Jones350000
Callum Jones21 (5)1042
Ashley Leather *00000
Daniel Lewis0 (3)0000
Billy Matthews23 (5)4011
Elliot Messam20000
Ethan Robertson00000
Jack Ryan8 (6)0010
Joel Swift5 (16)2030
Joshua Tinker *15 (3)0120
Thomas Westall14 (8)1021

* 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
Ian Bailey00
Scott Bladen *00
Harry Cain4 (3)2
Matthew Cook30 (1)0
Samuel Corbishley *00
James Cottee2 (3)1
Rhain Davis22 (2)5
Liam Delaney 15 (11)11
Marcus Dibble271
Benjamin Elliott30 (2)19
Ezeikel Eme10 (9)1
Oliver Ford5 (1)2
Dontai Gabidon22 (3)12
Lee Gavin211
Isaac Graham5 (2)0
Aarron Grewal *14 (10)3
Stephen Hall00
Connor Hancock24 (1)0
Sam Heathcote31 (2)20
Alexander Jackson0 (1)0
Andrew Jones350
Callum Jones21 (5)1
Ashley Leather *00
Daniel Lewis0 (3)0
Billy Matthews23 (5)4
Elliot Messam20
Ethan Robertson00
Jack Ryan8 (6)0
Joel Swift5 (16)2
Joshua Tinker *15 (3)0
Thomas Westall14 (8)1

* 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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