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Match Reports

March 2018

Sat 31 Mar, 13:45, League
Douglas Day...

Douglas Day...

1 month ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

Last season’s match against the Manxmen was pivotal to Manchester’s promotion, this season it probably was again, this time to ensure consolidation in North One West.

Sat 24 Mar, 15:00, League
Smash and Grab…

Smash and Grab…

2 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

A strange game ended with the pack being shuffled at the bottom of North One West as Manchester failed to close out a game seemingly won at half time.

Sat 10 Mar, 15:00, League
Onwards and Upwards...

Onwards and Upwards...

2 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

Manchester picked up where they had left off a fortnight ago when taking the impressive bonus point away win at Stockport. By the end of the game however, early promise had turned to frustration.

February 2018

Sat 24 Feb, 14:15, League
Away Day...

Away Day...

2 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

On a sunny but bitterly cold day, Manchester put in a committed performance that fully deserved a bonus point win against their nearest rivals.

Sat 17 Feb, 14:15, League
Onwards and Upwards…

Onwards and Upwards…

3 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

A much changed team travelled to an in-form Blackburn who continued their good run, putting an end to Manchester’s winning sequence.

Sat 10 Feb, 14:15, League
Derby Winnings…

Derby Winnings…

3 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

Another Saturday, another local derby and again the weather conditions meant the going was heavy.

Sat 3 Feb, 14:15, League
Third Time Lucky...

Third Time Lucky...

3 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

This was the third meeting of the season between both teams as thay had already faced each other in both the League and in Cup Competition.

January 2018

Sat 27 Jan, 14:15, League
The Late Show...

The Late Show...

3 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

Manchester had the better of the opening exchanges with attacking enterprise being let down by poor handling at crucial points, on a couple of occasions with the line in sight.

Sat 20 Jan, 14:15, League
Down to the Wire…

Down to the Wire…

4 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

On a bitterly cold and wet afternoon, Manchester put in a gritty performance to take an important win after a disappointing start to 2018.

Sat 13 Jan, 14:15, League
Tough at the Bottom…

Tough at the Bottom…

4 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

With both sides needing to improve their league position, this was an important game. Two good wins at home against Rochdale, one in the Cup, made for a confident trip.

Sat 6 Jan, 14:15, League
First Footing…

First Footing…

4 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

Manchester endured a torrid time at the away fixture and with Vale now firmly established at the top of the league, there was some uneasiness from the hosts’ supporters.

November 2017

Sat 25 Nov, 14:15, League
Black Saturday…

Black Saturday…

6 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

A good defensive effort by the visitors was not enough to prevent a Manchester win with the scoreboard proving difficult to nudge forward.

October 2017

Sat 21 Oct, 15:00, League
Doubled Up…

Doubled Up…

7 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

Another week, another season (winter this time!), but the same opposition on consecutive Saturdays provided another stern test for Manchester who got that little bit closer this time.

Sat 14 Oct, 15:00, Cup
One Down One To Go…

One Down One To Go…

7 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

The first leg of a cup and league double fixture over two weekends saw Burnage take the honours on the knockout competition.

Sat 7 Oct, 15:00, League
All Change…

All Change…

7 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

On an awful day for rugby, Manchester defied the elements with their enterprising play, fully deserving the win over a fancied Northwich side.

September 2017

Sat 30 Sep, 15:00, League
Point Blank…

Point Blank…

7 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

The previous week’s impressive win made this flat performance at Warrington even more disappointing, the last quarter in particular very much out of character.

Sat 23 Sep, 15:00, League
Try Fest at Cheshire Fest…

Try Fest at Cheshire Fest…

8 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

After the excitement and disappointment of the Stockport derby, followed by the disappointment at Vale of Lune, Manchester’s response was going to be important for the season ahead.

Sat 16 Sep, 15:00, League
Travails at Vale…

Travails at Vale…

8 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

The consolation from the scoreline is that Manchester are unlikely to play a better side this campaign, something opponents said about Manchester last season on their way to the league title!

Sat 9 Sep, 15:00, League
Happy Hour…

Happy Hour…

8 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

Manchester’s largest crowd for a good while, despite the poor weather, saw an exciting derby game with a disappointing twist at the end for the home fans.

Sat 2 Sep, 15:00, League
The Long & Winding Road…

The Long & Winding Road…

8 months ago

By www.manchesterrugby.co.uk

It will be the season’s longest trip, but in the late summer sunshine, an early Doug Day penalty (0-3), which was added to within ten minutes (0-6) got the season on the road.

Results
Sun 29 Apr
h
Festival 35 – 20
W
Sat 28 Apr
h
2nd XV Carrington 1
League 39 – 28
W
h
League 31 – 17
W
Sun 22 Apr
a
Manchester Ladies Sefton Ladies
League 3 – 5
W
h
MAKOS Macc
Friendly W – L
W
Sat 21 Apr
h
1st XV St Benedicts
League A – A
A
a
2nd XV Congleton 2
League 5 – 66
W

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