Category Archives: Pre Match

MATCH PREVIEW: Manchester Central vs Chadderton Reserves

Manchester Central

Manchester Central kick off their first competitive fixture of the new season with a chance at a trophy, when they face Chadderton Reserves in the Terry Wood Cup this Thursday (KO 20:05). Central go into the super cup of sorts as Murray Trophy winners, whilst Chadderton Reserves booked their place in the competition as last […]

Murray Trophy 2017/18: Manchester Central’s route to the final

Altrincham Hale v Manchester Central

Manchester Central are set to play Tintwistle Athletic, who play in the division below, in the Murray Trophy cup final at Hyde’s Ewen Fields on 5 May. Ahead of the cup clash, we take a look back at how Paul McGuire’s side performed to book themselves a place in the final. Central beat the likes […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Manchester Central v Tintwistle Athletic

Manchester Central face Division Two side Tintwistle Athletic in the Murray Trophy Cup Final. The game takes place at Hyde United Football Club’s Ewen Fields (19:45 KO). Having not played for 17 days, the team are looking forward to Friday’s final. Central’s route to the final wasn’t exactly easy, having to overcome Division One Champions […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Wilmslow Albion v Manchester Central

Manchester Central’s penultimate fixture takes place this Tuesday against Wilmslow Albion at Oakwood Farm (18:45 KO). Central come into this game full of confidence after impressively beating league leaders Beechfield United 2-0 at the weekend. Goals from top scorer Cory Knight and Kaine Martin ensured Central were victorious at Ten Acres Lane. The win was […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Manchester Central v Beechfield United

Manchester Central take on top of the table Beechfield United this Saturday at Ten Acres Lane (14:00 KO), with only 3 league games remaining. Central sealed a mid-week victory over Boothstown after defeat against Atherton Town last weekend. Tuesday’s game saw Central score through Jamar Campbell shortly before half time. However he was sent off […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Boothstown v Manchester Central

Central v Boothstown

Manchester Central go into their midweek game away at Boothstown – at Bridgewater Park Main Pitch (KO 18:30) –  looking to bounce back from their 2-1 defeat to Atherton Town on Saturday. As mentioned, Central lost their last match 2-1 away against a hardworking Atherton Town side. Goals from Liam O’Hagan and Tom Armstrong proved to be […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Atherton Town vs Manchester Central

Manchester Central face Atherton Town this Saturday at Butler Park (14:00 KO) as they aim to regain 2ndplace. Central faced the team currently sat in 2nd, Chadderton Reserves last weekend, earning a 2-2 draw. Unfortunately, Chadderton Reserves are 1 point ahead of Central, so a positive result here against Atherton Town is essential. Central have […]

MATCH PREVIEW: Chadderton Reserves v Manchester Central

Chadderton Reserves

Manchester Central face a familiar opposition when they travel to Chadderton Reserves in a crucial promotion battle for both sides on Saturday (KO 14:00). Central have faced their opponents at the Broadway this Saturday for the fourth time this season, with mixed results across the fixtures. It will be a key game for both sides’ […]

PREVIEW: Pennington vs Manchester Central

Jordan Hadlow

Manchester Central will resume their league campaign after a short break, this Saturday when they take on fourth placed Pennington at Jubilee Park (14:00 KO). Last week’s game against Boothstown was postponed due to the weather which means Central have not played a league game since they beat Leigh Athletic 8-0 on the 17th February. They […]

REST OF SEASON PREVIEW: Manchester Central face six crucial games & a cup final

Central v Altrincham Hale

Manchester Central face six more games in the league as they continue their push for promotion, as well as Murray Trophy final, in the remainder of the season. Central go into the tough final stretch of the season on an impressive run of twelve games unbeaten in all competitions. Five of Central’s six remaining league […]