Category Archives: Match Reports

MATCH REPORT: Manchester Central vs Beechfield United

Manchester Central v Beechfield United

Manchester Central earned an impressive 2-0 win over league leaders Beechfield United with a confident display at Ten Acres Lane on Saturday. After a back-and-forth first half, Central opened the score early in the second with a penalty from Cory Knight. Kaine Martin added a late second to give the home side the three points. […]

MATCH REPORT: Atherton Town vs Manchester Central

Atherton Town

Manchester Central suffered their second defeat in three games after a hard-fought 2-1 loss away at Atherton Town on Saturday.   Atherton opened the scoring courtesy of a corner, with a far post header squeezing its way between the upright and Central goalkeeper Jordan Hadlow’s hand. Josh Frith converted a penalty a few moments later […]

MATCH REPORT: Altrincham Hale vs Manchester Central

Luke vs Altrincham Hale

Manchester Central are through to the final of the Murray Trophy for the second year in a row after a hard-fought 4-3 win away at Altrincham Hale. The match didn’t start in Central’s favour when Jameson Lee opened the scoring in the 20th minute. However, a glanced header by Tom Greenfield and a stunning strike […]

MATCH REPORT: Manchester Central vs Leigh Athletic

Lamin Baldeh netted a remarkable five goals as Manchester Central stormed to a season-highest 8-0 win over Leigh Athletic at Ten Acres. After an early penalty miss, Central regrouped and scored three unanswered goals, two courtesy of Baldeh and one from Oumar Kande, to go into half time in a commanding position. The second half saw […]

Match report: Manchester Central vs Chadderton Reserves

Manchester Central move into the semi-finals of the Murray Trophy after beating Chadderton Reserves at penalties in a game that quickly turned in favour of the home team at Ten Acres Lane on Saturday. Liam Ellis gave Central the hope of moving up towards to Murray Trophy after securing the equalising goal in the last […]

Match Report: Hollinwood v Manchester Central

Manchester Central ran out comfortable winners in a dominant 9-2 victory over Hollinwood in their Manchester Football League away fixture on Saturday. Central found the back of the net four times in the first half at Chapel Road 3G, all through top scorer Cory Knight – who made it 19 goals for the season. The […]

Match report: Central vs Elton Vale

Elton Vale Home

In a game that the visitors dominated, the referee took centre stage as Manchester Central moved one step closer to promotion. Central consolidated their position in the table with a 1-1 draw at home with Elton Vale, extending the gap between 2nd and 3rd place to three points. The home side were lucky to go […]