2015/16 SEASON

News & Reports

25th August

Glossop North End 6 Droylsden 0

Glossop moved up to 5th in the league with an impressive win over Droylsden.
The opening goal came on 7 minutes when a long pass from Dave Young reached Kieran Lugsden who set up Jamie Rainford whose low shot beat the goalkeeper. It was 2-0 on 18 minutes when Jason Carey headed in a cross from Ashley Stott.
Droylsden ended the first half on top and continued to attack after the break but the home side increased their lead on 62 minutes. This time a free kick from Matthew Williams set up Rainford who beat the goalkeeper from close range.
Dave Young headed in the 4th goal from a corner with 10 minutes to go, and 4 minutes later good work from Jason Carey set up Ashley Stott who scored his first of the season. The scoring was completed in the 88th minute when Stott was tripped from behind when about to score resulting in a red card for the Droylsden player and a penalty from which Dave Young scored his second to make it 6-0.

24th August

FA Cup 1st Qualifying Round Draw

The draw has been made for the 1st Qualifying Round of the FA Cup.
If Glossop beat Prescot Cables on Saturday they will have another home tie against Skelmersdale United to be played on Saturday 12th September.

22nd August

Prescot Cables 0 Glossop North End 4

Glossop gained their first win of the season with a comfortable victory at struggling Prescot.
Matthew Williams opened the scoring and Kieran Lugsden added a second before Jamie Rainford scored the third from the penalty spot after Astley Mulholland had been tripped, all in the first 25 minutes.< br />Only some good goalkeeping and an offside decision prevented further goals until the 82nd minute when Glossop were awarded another penalty, this time for handball, which Jason Carey scored to make it 4-0.

Kieran Lugsden scores Glossop's 2nd goal in a 4-0 win. Photo - Steve Dyson

18th August

Ossett Albion 0 Glossop North End 0

Matt Russell attacking down the left hand side at Ossett. Photo - Steve Dyson

15th August

Glossop North End 1 Spennymoor Town 1

Astley Mulholland puts Glossop ahead against Spennymoor. Photo - Steve Dyson

11th August

Manchester Premier Cup Draw

Glossop will travel to FC United of Manchester in the 1st Round of the Manchester Premier Cup.

The full draw is as follows-
FC United Of Manchester v Glossop North End
Salford City v Ashton United
Abbey Hey v Stalybridge Celtic
Hyde United v Chadderton
Trafford v Droylsden
Curzon Ashton v Radcliffe Borough
Maine Road v Irlam
Mossley - Bye

Ties to be played week beginning 5th October.

8th August

Friendlies and High Peak Cup

After pre-season defeats to Curzon Ashton (3-0) and Colne (2-1) Glossop completed their preparation for the new season with victories over a young FC United of Manchester reserve team 7-0 on Thusday before a win at Buxton.
The home side took the lead on 25 minutes but Glossop were level before half time with a goal from Dave Young, and went in front early in the 2nd half to complete a 2-1 win and claim the High Peak Cup.

Dave Young scores for Glossop before half time at Buxton. Photo - Steve Dyson

Glossop captain Dave Young is presented with the High Peak Cup. Photo - Steve Dyson

25th July

Pre-Season Friendlies So Far

Glossop started their pre-season fixtures with away wins at West Disdbury & Chorlton and Stockport Town before drawing at Evo -Stik Premier League Skelmersdale United.
The opening match at West Didsbury & Chorlton saw Glossop take the lead in the final minute of the first half before the home side equalised midway through the second half. Glossop finished the stronger with 2 goals in the final 15 minutes.
Glossop were on top from the start at Stockport Town and went in front after 3 minutes from a Dave Young header, eventually going on to win 5-0.
Skelmersdale was a much tougher test and after a goalless first half the home side went in front on 49 minutes, but Glossop were level on 57 minutes with a goal from Sam Hare to make the final score 1-1.

Action from the match at Stockport Town. Photo - Steve Dyson


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