West Didsbury & Chorlton

Brad Cooke
The Recreation Ground

Current Position: 4th

P W D L F A Pts
10 7 2 1 22 9 23

Current Form: 6th

6 3 1 2 13 9

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
19/10/19New Mills (H)W 3-1
12/10/19Shildon (A)L 0-2
08/10/19Trafford (H)L 1-2
05/10/19Nelson (H)W 4-0
28/09/19Cammell Laird 1907 (A)W 2-1
24/09/19New Mills (A)D 3-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
22/10/19Prestwich Heys (H)19:45
26/10/19FC Oswestry Town (A)15:00
02/11/19Cheadle Heath Nomads (H)15:00
09/11/19Alsager Town (H)15:00
12/11/19Wythenshawe Amateurs (H)19:45
16/11/19Wythenshawe Town (A)15:00

Latest News:

West have high ambitions
With a new manager and joint-Chairman's at West, they have set their ambitions high.
West Didsbury & Chorlton launch Target 50 project
A clubhouse redevelopment fundraising project that aims to improve their clubhouse and ground for both West and the wider community have been launched.
New Chairmen and Management team at West
West Didsbury & Chorlton have announced the appointment of new Chairmen and a new management team.
West Seek New Manager
West Didsbury & Chorlton confirm Dave Powell will leave his position after six months in charge

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 03/08/19Eccleshall A15:00W 4-0 James Cottee (14)
Jamie Forbes (25)
Matthew Eckersley (41)
Joshua Tinker (84)
Tue 06/08/19Wythenshawe Town H19:45D 1-1 Lee Gavin (4)
Sat 10/08/19Squires Gate A15:00W 2-1 Christopher Middleton (78)
Lee Grimshaw (85)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 13/08/19Stockport Town H19:45W 1-0 Ash Woods (28)
Sat 17/08/19Abbey Hey A15:00W 3-1 Ashley Woods (5)
Ashley Woods (23)
Dylan OMoloney (90)
Tue 20/08/19Cheadle Town H19:45W 2-1 Matthew Boland (42)
Dylan Moloney (66)
Sat 24/08/19Stalybridge Celtic A15:00D 0-0
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Mon 26/08/19Barnton A15:00W 1-0 James Cotten (22)
Sat 31/08/19EgertonH15:00Postp
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Tue 03/09/19Stalybridge Celtic H19:30L 2-3 Matty Boland (10)
Lee Grimshaw (43)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
Tue 10/09/19Abbey Hulton United H19:45W 5-0 Ben Steer (11)
Christopher Middleton (39)
Joshua Tinker (55)
James Cottee (78)
James Cotter (90+3)
Sat 14/09/19Runcorn Town A15:00W 1-0 Kris Holt (81)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 21/09/19Stone Old Alleynians H15:00L 0-2
Tue 24/09/19New Mills A19:45D 3-3 James Cottee (2)
Christopher Middleton (76)
Dylan Moloney (83)
Sat 28/09/19Cammell Laird 1907 A15:00W 2-1 Ben Steer (37)
Lee Grimshaw (68)
Sat 05/10/19Nelson H15:00W 4-0 Lee Grimshaw (3)
Matty Boland (17p)
James Sigsworth (38)
Matty Boland (46)
  (The PlayerMatch.com Cup 2)
Tue 08/10/19Trafford H19:45L 1-2 Matthew Argent-Barnes (68p)
  (Manchester Premier Cup 1)
Sat 12/10/19Shildon A15:00L 0-2
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Sat 19/10/19New Mills H15:00W 3-1 Ben Steer (25)
Dylan Moloney (66p)
James Cottee (90+4)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Tue 22/10/19Prestwich HeysH19:45 
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 26/10/19FC Oswestry TownA15:00 
Sat 02/11/19Cheadle Heath NomadsH15:00 
Sat 09/11/19Alsager TownH15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Tue 12/11/19Wythenshawe AmateursH19:45 
Sat 16/11/19Wythenshawe TownA15:00 
Sat 23/11/19St Helens TownA15:00 
  (The PlayerMatch.com Cup 3)
Tue 26/11/19Alsager TownH19:45 
Sat 30/11/19Ellesmere RangersA15:00 
Tue 03/12/19Vauxhall MotorsA19:45 
Sat 07/12/19Cheadle TownA15:00 
Sat 14/12/19FC Oswestry TownH15:00 
Sat 21/12/19Stockport TownA15:00 
Thu 26/12/19Maine RoadH15:00 
Sat 28/12/19St MartinsA15:00 
Sat 04/01/20Alsager TownA15:00 
Sat 11/01/20Cammell Laird 1907H15:00 
Sat 25/01/20Cheadle Heath NomadsA15:00 
Sat 01/02/20EccleshallH15:00 
Sat 08/02/20Stone Old AlleyniansA15:00 
Sat 15/02/20New MillsH15:00 
Sat 29/02/20BarntonH15:00 
Sat 07/03/20Wythenshawe AmateursA11:00 
Sat 14/03/20Vauxhall MotorsH15:00 
Sat 21/03/20Sandbach UnitedA15:00 
Sat 04/04/20Ellesmere RangersH15:00 
Sat 11/04/20St MartinsH15:00 
Mon 13/04/20Maine RoadA15:00 
Sat 18/04/20Abbey HeyH15:00 
Sat 25/04/20Abbey Hulton UnitedA15:00 
TBCSandbach UnitedH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
03/08/19Eccleshall (A) W 4-0
06/08/19Wythenshawe Town (H) D 1-1
10/08/19Squires Gate (A) W 2-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
13/08/19Stockport Town (H) W 1-0
17/08/19Abbey Hey (A) W 3-1
20/08/19Cheadle Town (H) W 2-1
24/08/19Stalybridge Cel (A) D 0-0
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
26/08/19Barnton (A) W 1-0
31/08/19Egerton (H) Postp
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
03/09/19Stalybridge Cel (H) L 2-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
10/09/19Abbey Hulton (H) W 5-0
14/09/19Runcorn Town (A) W 1-0
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
21/09/19Stone O.A. (H) L 0-2
24/09/19New Mills (A) D 3-3
28/09/19Cammell Laird (A) W 2-1
05/10/19Nelson (H) W 4-0
(The PlayerMatch.com Cup 2)
08/10/19Trafford (H) L 1-2
(Manchester Premier Cup 1)
12/10/19Shildon (A) L 0-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
19/10/19New Mills (H) W 3-1
(The Macron Cup 1)
22/10/19Prestwich Heys (H) 19:45
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
26/10/19FC Oswestry (A) 15:00
02/11/19Cheadle Heath (H) 15:00
09/11/19Alsager Town (H) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 2)
12/11/19Wythenshawe Am (H) 19:45
16/11/19Wythenshawe Town (A) 15:00
23/11/19St Helens Town (A) 15:00
(The PlayerMatch.com Cup 3)
26/11/19Alsager Town (H) 19:45
30/11/19Ellesmere Rngrs (A) 15:00
03/12/19Vauxhall Mtrs (A) 19:45
07/12/19Cheadle Town (A) 15:00
14/12/19FC Oswestry (H) 15:00
21/12/19Stockport Town (A) 15:00
26/12/19Maine Road (H) 15:00
28/12/19St Martins (A) 15:00
04/01/20Alsager Town (A) 15:00
11/01/20Cammell Laird (H) 15:00
25/01/20Cheadle Heath (A) 15:00
01/02/20Eccleshall (H) 15:00
08/02/20Stone O.A. (A) 15:00
15/02/20New Mills (H) 15:00
29/02/20Barnton (H) 15:00
07/03/20Wythenshawe Am (A) 11:00
14/03/20Vauxhall Mtrs (H) 15:00
21/03/20Sandbach (A) 15:00
04/04/20Ellesmere Rngrs (H) 15:00
11/04/20St Martins (H) 15:00
13/04/20Maine Road (A) 15:00
18/04/20Abbey Hey (H) 15:00
25/04/20Abbey Hulton (A) 15:00
TBCSandbach (H)

Matchday Information

Ground: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FE


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2019/20 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.

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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: The Recreation Ground

Address: End of Brookburn Road, Chorlton, Manchester

Postcode: M21 8FE


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

Twitter: @WD_CFC

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

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

Alternative Colours: Maroon & Sky Blue Shirts, Maroon Shorts, Maroon Socks

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

Secretary: Rob Madden

Chairman: Stephen Eckersley

Manager: Brad Cooke

Programme Editor: John Churchman

Committee / Directors: Glyn Meacher, Rob Madden, Steve Eckersley, Rob McKay, Dave Cooper, Monica Creer, David Iredale, Dan Iredale, James Doxford, John Churchman, Matt Durrant

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1908

Record Attendance: 865 v Maine Road (7th May 2018)

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

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