Opposition Guide: Beechfield United

We take a look at Beechfield United ahead of the 2019/20 season

Full name:  Beechfield United Football Club

Founded:  1980 (39 years ago)

2018/19 finish:  Premier Division 14th

Star Man: Beechfield United’s star man is their top goalscorer for the past two seasons Jamie Sinnott who scored 21 goals in 32 games last season. The goals he scored helped Beechfield survive relegation, alongside reaching the Gilgryst Cup Final. Since the start of the 2015/16 season, Sinnott has scored 87 goals in 102  appearances for Beechfield United. *stats from Full-Time Website*

Ground: Salford Sports Village, M7 3NQ

Distance from the Manchester Communications Academy: 15-minute drive (4.2 miles)

Getting to the ground: You can get to Salford Sports Village by Bus or train.  The following transit lines have routes that pass near Salford Sports Village – Train: Northern; Bus: 93.

Head to Head: The two sides have met 8 times with Central claiming  3 victories, Beechfield United with 5 victories and there has never been a draw between the two teams.

Last Meeting: Manchester Central 2 Beechfield United 2 Beechfield 3-2 winners on penalties (20 April 2019): Despite a second-half comeback it wasn’t enough as Central crashed out on penalties in the Semi-Finals of the Gilgyst Cup. Central found themselves 0-2 down at the break after goals from Matthew McNally and Jordan Jones-Waite but Beechfield in control but Central dragged the game to penalties after goals from Dan Burns and Liam Ellis. Unfortunately, it wasn’t to be and Central crashed out.

Did you know: Every game between Central and Beechfield United has had two or more goals in it.

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