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Sion Selected for North of England

Congratulations to MRC Colt Sion Davenport who has been selected for the North of England U18 Squad.

Northwich 13 Manchester 14

Two late converted tries clinched a nervy but deserved win! Plenty of opportunities were missed earlier but Manchester's determination won through.


All the family (and all our M&J teams), members & non-members, are welcome to join us at our Quiz Night on Saturday 27th January.

Manchester 10 Warrington 7

A gritty performance saw Manchester home, a late penalty kick by Doug Day separating the sides.

Sale Sharks Rugby Camp *HALF TERM*

We will be hosting the two-day half term Rugby Development Camp on the 22nd & 23rd February for U7-U12 players.

Rochdale 37 Manchester 28

A fast and furious start by Manchester turned into a lost losing bonus point by the end as Rochdale settled and then took charge.

Wendy Fisher

We are sad to report the death of Wendy Fisher (Bryan's wife), who passed away last Sunday.

Manchester 19 Vale of Lune 33

Manchester will rue missed opportunities but a spirited chase for two bonus points in the last quarter hour made for an exciting finale.

Rescheduled First XV Fixtures

The two games postponed from December (Wilmslow home & Stockport away) have now been rearranged for February

Happy New Year!

We would like to wish a very happy new year to all our players, coaches, supporters and sponsors - thank you for continuing to support our Club.

Family New Year's Eve Party

Everyone is welcome to join us at the Club on New Year's Eve for a fun evening into the New Year for all the family.

Merry Christmas!

We would like to wish all our players, coaches, members, sponsors & supporters a Merry Christmas.


All today's senior matches have been postponed due to the pitches being unplayable.

Club Opening Hours - Christmas & New Year

We would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and hope that you will join us at the Club over the holiday period.

O Scrum All Ye Faithful...

We are delighted to be welcoming The Affinity Show Choir to the Club on Thursday 21st December at 8:00pm.

Banging Bods With Badge!

Last month, we were very lucky to welcome former Australia & Barbarian player Nick Cummins to conclude his fitness and health awareness tour.

United v City Derby Day

Come and watch your second & third favourite Manchester teams in the clubhouse!


This afternoon's First XV game v Wilmslow is off due to the pitches being unplayable.

M&J Christmas Party - Sunday 17th December

As everyone is at Home on the last Sunday before Xmas so we are having a Xmas Party in the function room for all the kids (Under 15s especially!!!)

MFC & CHCC Annual General Meeting - Weds 13th December 2017

The 2017 AGM will be held at 8pm on Wednesday 13th December - the Agenda and Minutes of the 2016 AGM have been issued

Manchester 10 Altrincham Kersal 9

A strong defence made for a tense finish to this match that Manchester found difficult to close out despite long periods of possession and territory.

Contactus Defectio Est

Our M&Js will be playing in the traditional Cherry & White hoops of our senior teams this season.

O'Neills 'Black Friday' Weekend Sale

Our club kit suppliers O'Neills have a Black Friday sale running from Friday 24th and over the weekend.

The Honey Badger Is Coming!

Nick 'The Honey Badger' Cummins will be at MRC on Friday 17th November for a fitness session followed by a Q&A in the bar.

Carrs Foods Supports M&J Rugby

Carrs Foods, the leading privately owned branded bakery business based in Wythenshawe, has become a main sponsor of our M&J section.

Manchester 19 Blackburn 36

Manchester were unable to maintain a promising start, allowing Blackburn to take the initiative in a disappointing second half.

Burnage 24 Manchester 18

Burnage did the cup & league double over Manchester but a much improved second half salvaged a losing bonus point.

Winter Ball - Saturday 25th November

Tickets are now on sale for our Annual Ball, featuring a champagne reception, dinner and entertainment to follow.

Halloween Party - Friday 27th October

Join us next Friday night - only £2/family

'Who Dares Wins' Auditions Invite

The BBC are looking for lively, intelligent and competitive contestants for Who Dares Wins.

MAKOS Senior Colts League Winners!

Congratulations to the MAKOS U18 Senior Colts (Stockport and Manchester U17s & U18s) for topping their Preliminary League.

Burnage 45 Manchester 28

The game slipped away from Manchester towards the end but there is a quick chance to make amends with the league fixture next weekend!

Cup & League Double

This weekend we play Burnage in the Cup, next weekend we play them in the league! Both games KO at 3pm.

Manchester 19 Northwich 10

A reshuffled side produced a gritty performance, defying the elements with some attractive rugby for a win against a fancied Northwich team.

M&J Festival 2017: Revised Draws for Sunday 8th

Please see revised draws for Sunday - we will endeavour to make any changes before Sunday morning available here.

Les Davidson

With sadness we announce the death of Les Davidson, a long standing member of MFC and a former Chair of Rugby.

Warrington 32 Manchester 0

A very disappointing game and result after last week's resurgence as Manchester failed to cross the line, while the hosts ran in three late tries.

M&J Festival 2017: Revised Draws for Sunday 1st

Please see revised draws for Sunday - we will endeavour to make any changes before Sunday morning available here.

#We Stand Together

#WeStandTogether is a hashtag synonymous with remembering the atrocities at the Manchester Arena.

M&J Festival: Parking & Traffic - Sundays 1st & 8th October

We would like to thank in advance our neighbours for their patience and apologise for any inconvenience during our annual Festival.

M&J Festival 2017 : Festival Rules & Joining Instructions

We are delighted to be hosting our annual M&J Festival on the first two Sundays in October. Festival Rules & Joining Instructions are now available.

Manchester 63 Rochdale 24

Manchester cut loose in the second half for a confidence boosting win, a great response to a couple of disappointing weeks.

Pub Quiz - Saturday 30th September

By popular demand, Manchester Ladies are organising their next Pub Quiz at the end of September.

Vale of Lune 66 Manchester 12

Vale of Lune started at pace and a three try blitz in the first ten minutes left Manchester reeling and playing an unfamiliar back foot game.

National Rugby Awards Interview

Karl Higginson and Richard McCartney were interviewed at Twickenham on being presented with the Senior Team of the Year Award

Manchester 15 Stockport 24

Manchester were by far the stronger team for the first hour, but loosened their grip to give Stockport an unlikely bonus point win.

Ladies Development XV Fixtures

We are delighted that the interest in Ladies Rugby at MRC means that we now have a series of fixtures for our newer players.

Manchester v Stockport *TOMORROW*

Neighbours Stockport RUFC visit Grove Park for an eagerly awaited local derby on Saturday , KO 3pm

Manchester v Stockport - Preview

Neighbours Stockport RUFC visit Grove Park for an eagerly awaited local derby on Saturday, KO 3pm

Lancashire Cup Semi-Final Draw

Manchester have been drawn away against Burnage in the Lancashire Trophy, the tie to be played on Saturday 14th October




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