Ilkley Town

FORMED
1947 (As Ilkley Rangers)
MANAGER
Sam Dexter
GROUND
MPM Stadium
TWITTER
@ilkleytown

Current Position: 3rd

P W D L F A Pts
22 14 3 5 45 24 45

Current Form: 13th

P W D L F A
6 4 1 1 11 5

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
04/02/23Darwen FC (H)D 1-1
31/01/23Holker Old Boys (A)L 0-1
28/01/23Pilkington (A)W 3-2
24/01/23Runcorn Town (A)W 3-1
21/01/23Garstang (H)W 2-0
27/12/22Steeton (H)W 2-0

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
07/02/23Euxton Villa (A)19:45
11/02/23Bacup Borough (H)15:00
14/02/23Chadderton (A)19:45
18/02/23Atherton LR (A)15:00
21/02/23Pilkington (H)20:00
04/03/23Garstang (A)15:00

Latest News:

Blind Groundhopper John Stancombe Visits Ilkley
Blind Groundhopper John Stancombe was the special guest at Ilkley Town on Saturday
Simon Armstrong Steps Down at Ilkley Town
Sam Dexter to step up and take the reigns

Latest Tweets:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 30/07/22Darwen FC A15:00W 3-0 Jack Lane (35)
Thomas Smith (65)
Shaban Mehmeti (75)
Sat 06/08/22Runcorn Town H15:00W 3-0 Thomas Smith (5)
Nathan Hunt (78)
James Hughes (90+4)
Wed 10/08/22Bacup Borough A20:00W 1-0 Shaban Mehmeti (75)
Sat 13/08/22FC St Helens A15:00D 0-0
Sat 20/08/22Holker Old Boys H15:00L 1-3 Harry Brown (54)
Sat 27/08/22Birtley Town A15:00L 1-2 Shaban Mehmeti (21)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1Q)
Mon 29/08/22Nelson H15:00L 2-3 Own Goal (25)
George Pearson (89)
Sat 03/09/22Ashton Town A15:00W 4-1 Shaban Mehmeti (25)
Shaban Mehmeti (55)
Ben Clarkson (65)
Shaban Mehmeti (75)
Sat 10/09/22Daisy HillA15:00Postp
Sat 17/09/22Euxton Villa H15:00L 1-2 Ben Clarkson (6)
Sat 24/09/22Daisy Hill A15:00W 3-2 Ben Clarkson (20)
Thomas Smith (35p)
Nathan Hunt (44)
Sat 01/10/22South Liverpool A15:00W 4-0 Thomas Smith (38)
Own Goal (65)
Joshua Bowers (75)
Joshua Bowers (80)
Sat 08/10/22Euxton Villa H15:00LOST George Gomersall (18)
Ben Clarkson (65)
  (The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, Euxton Villa won 1-4 on pens)
Sat 15/10/22Bacup Borough H15:00L 0-1
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 22/10/22Atherton LR H15:00W 1-0 Kevin Gonzalez Mele (45)
Tue 25/10/22Harrogate Railway Athletic H19:45W 6-0 Ben Clarkson (12p)
Kevin Gonzalez Mele (29)
Kevin Gonzalez Mele (55)
Shaban Mehmeti (85)
Alfie Dean (86)
Thomas Smith (90)
  (West Riding County Cup 1)
Sat 29/10/22AFC Blackpool A15:00D 2-2 Thomas Smith (15)
Thomas Smith (90+4p)
Sat 05/11/22Cleator Moor Celtic A15:00W 4-2 Thomas Smith (10)
Thomas Smith (30)
Kevin Gonzalez Mele (47)
Thomas Smith (78)
Sat 12/11/22Daisy Hill H15:00W 2-1 Harry Brown (10)
Kevin Gonzalez Mele (55)
Sat 19/11/22Ashton Town H15:00L 1-2 Thomas Smith (65p)
Wed 23/11/22Campion A19:45L 0-4
  (West Riding County Cup 2)
Sat 10/12/22AFC Blackpool H15:00W 2-1 Kevin Gonzalez Mele (80)
Kevin Gonzalez Mele (90+3)
Tue 13/12/22Holker Old BoysA20:00Postp
Sat 17/12/22Runcorn TownA15:00Postp
Tue 27/12/22Steeton H13:00W 2-0 Joshua Parker (46)
Thomas Smith (85)
Sat 07/01/23ChaddertonA15:00Postp
Sat 14/01/23Euxton VillaA15:00Postp
Tue 17/01/23Runcorn TownA19:45Postp
Sat 21/01/23Garstang H15:00W 2-0 Alfie Dean (25)
Kevin Gonzalez Mele (50)
Tue 24/01/23Runcorn Town A20:00W 3-1 Kevin Gonzalez Mele (14p)
George Gomersall (35)
Nathan Hunt (70)
Sat 28/01/23Pilkington A15:00W 3-2 Own Goal (34)
George Gomersall (60)
Kevin Gonzalez Mele (76)
Tue 31/01/23Holker Old Boys A20:00L 0-1
Sat 04/02/23Darwen FC H15:00D 1-1 George Gomersall (65)
Tue 07/02/23Euxton VillaA19:45 
Sat 11/02/23Bacup BoroughH15:00 
Tue 14/02/23ChaddertonA19:45 
Sat 18/02/23Atherton LRA15:00 
Tue 21/02/23PilkingtonH20:00 
Sat 04/03/23GarstangA15:00 
Sat 11/03/23ChaddertonH15:00 
Sat 18/03/23Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 25/03/23NelsonA15:00 
Sat 01/04/23FC St HelensH15:00 
Mon 10/04/23SteetonA15:00 
Sat 15/04/23South LiverpoolH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
30/07/22Darwen FC (A) W 3-0
06/08/22Runcorn Town (H) W 3-0
10/08/22Bacup Borough (A) W 1-0
13/08/22FC St Helens (A) D 0-0
20/08/22Holker OB (H) L 1-3
27/08/22Birtley Town (A) L 1-2
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1Q)
29/08/22Nelson (H) L 2-3
03/09/22Ashton Town (A) W 4-1
10/09/22Daisy Hill (A) Postp
17/09/22Euxton Villa (H) L 1-2
24/09/22Daisy Hill (A) W 3-2
01/10/22South Liverpool (A) W 4-0
08/10/22Euxton Villa (H) L
(The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
(2-2 after 90 mins, Euxton Villa won 1-4 on pens)
15/10/22Bacup Borough (H) L 0-1
(The Macron Cup 1)
22/10/22Atherton LR (H) W 1-0
25/10/22Harrogate RA (H) W 6-0
(West Riding County Cup 1)
29/10/22AFC Blackpool (A) D 2-2
05/11/22Cleator Moor (A) W 4-2
12/11/22Daisy Hill (H) W 2-1
19/11/22Ashton Town (H) L 1-2
23/11/22Campion (A) L 0-4
(West Riding County Cup 2)
10/12/22AFC Blackpool (H) W 2-1
13/12/22Holker OB (A) Postp
17/12/22Runcorn Town (A) Postp
27/12/22Steeton (H) W 2-0
07/01/23Chadderton (A) Postp
14/01/23Euxton Villa (A) Postp
17/01/23Runcorn Town (A) Postp
21/01/23Garstang (H) W 2-0
24/01/23Runcorn Town (A) W 3-1
28/01/23Pilkington (A) W 3-2
31/01/23Holker OB (A) L 0-1
04/02/23Darwen FC (H) D 1-1
07/02/23Euxton Villa (A) 19:45
11/02/23Bacup Borough (H) 15:00
14/02/23Chadderton (A) 19:45
18/02/23Atherton LR (A) 15:00
21/02/23Pilkington (H) 20:00
04/03/23Garstang (A) 15:00
11/03/23Chadderton (H) 15:00
18/03/23Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
25/03/23Nelson (A) 15:00
01/04/23FC St Helens (H) 15:00
10/04/23Steeton (A) 15:00
15/04/23South Liverpool (H) 15:00

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Luke Barker0 +10010
Charles Bell (GK)110000
Sam Blackiston (GK)140010
Joshua Bowers1 +12011
Harry Brown232031
Ben Clarkson14 +15021
Aaron Davis00000
Alfie Dean8 +22022
Oliver Dunne00000
Joseph Edmonds15 +30031
Timothy Edney (GK)10000
Thomas Fleming10 +50001
Charles George5 +20020
George Gomersall13 +84012
Kevin Gonzalez Mele14 +310052
Eddie Goodman00000
Joshua Green00000
Alfie Heaton10000
Niccolas Hewitt9 +60120
James Hudson1 +10010
James Hughes1 +81000
Nathan Hunt19 +33131
Takuo Jitsukawa00000
Jack Lane18 +61111
Shaban Mehmeti7 +147013
James Nightingale18 +20023
Joshua Parker22 +21111
George Pearson24 +11010
Elliot Scott1 +10000
Lewis Seyffert40010
Thomas Smith17 +212010
Matthew Swift240152
Jack Wade (GK)00000
Matthew Whitehead1 +20000
Blake Wood1 +50000

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Sam Dexter Manager
Joe Garside Coach
Luke Hendrie Coach
David Houlston Coach
Iain McDonell Coach
Jamie Stones Coach
Peter Trimnell Management Team

Squad Details

Player Name Apps Goals
Luke Barker0 +10
Charles Bell (GK)110
Sam Blackiston (GK)140
Joshua Bowers1 +12
Harry Brown232
Ben Clarkson14 +15
Aaron Davis00
Alfie Dean8 +22
Oliver Dunne00
Joseph Edmonds15 +30
Timothy Edney (GK)10
Thomas Fleming10 +50
Charles George5 +20
George Gomersall13 +84
Kevin Gonzalez Mele14 +310
Eddie Goodman00
Joshua Green00
Alfie Heaton10
Niccolas Hewitt9 +60
James Hudson1 +10
James Hughes1 +81
Nathan Hunt19 +33
Takuo Jitsukawa00
Jack Lane18 +61
Shaban Mehmeti7 +147
James Nightingale18 +20
Joshua Parker22 +21
George Pearson24 +11
Elliot Scott1 +10
Lewis Seyffert40
Thomas Smith17 +212
Matthew Swift240
Jack Wade (GK)00
Matthew Whitehead1 +20
Blake Wood1 +50

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

Name
Sam Dexter Manager
Joe Garside Coach
Luke Hendrie Coach
David Houlston Coach
Iain McDonell Coach
Jamie Stones Coach
Peter Trimnell Management Team

Matchday Information

Ground: MPM Stadium

Address: Ben Rhydding Sports Club, Leeds Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Postcode: LS29 8AW

Telephone:


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2022/23 Admission Prices: £6. Concessions £3

Programme Price: £2

Directions: Ben Rhydding Sports Club is situated on the A65 approximately 2 miles East of Ilkley.

Leave the M62 and join the M606 bearing right after approximately 3 miles onto Chase Way/A6177 (following signs for M606/M62/M1/Eurocam Technology Park). Continue on the A6177 eventually taking the A650, the A6037 and the A6038 to Otley Road/A65. Take the left fork at The Fox (public house) roundabout continuing on the A65 until the roundabout at the A660. Take the 1st exit travelling towards Ilkley arriving at the ground on the right after approximately 3 miles.


Nearest Railway: Ben Rhydding (7 minute walk, 0.3 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: From Leeds take the X84 to Ilkley

Parking Facilities: Gravel car park at the ground

Ground Facilities: Ben Rhydding Sports Club Bar close to the MPM Stadium

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated


Ground: MPM Stadium

Address: Ben Rhydding Sports Club, Leeds Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Postcode: LS29 8AW

Telephone:


Website: https://ilkleytown.net

Twitter: @ilkleytown


Registered Colours: Navy & Yellow Shirts, Navy & Yellow Shorts, Navy & Yellow Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Green Shirts, Green Shorts, Green Socks

Alternative Colours: Yellow & Black Shirts, Yellow & Black Shorts, Yellow & Black Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Orange Shirts, Orange Shorts, Orange Socks


Secretary: Billy Hutchison

Chairman: Richard Giles

Manager: Sam Dexter

Programme Editor: Matthew Lambe

Committee / Directors: Richard Giles, Chris Johns, Miranda Foster, Iain McDonnell, Paul Wintersgill, Steve Curran, James Thomson.


County Affiliation: West Riding FA

Year Formed: 1947 (As Ilkley Rangers)

Record Attendance: 499

Previous Leagues:

Harrogate &
District Football League
West Yorkshire Football League

Honours:

Wharfedale &
District Challenge Cup

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