Does Macclesfield Town FC still exist?

Does Macclesfield Town FC still exist?

Initially known as Macclesfield F.C., the club was formed in 1874 and from 1891 played home games at Moss Rose….Macclesfield Town F.C.

Full name Macclesfield Town Football Club
Dissolved 16 September 2020
Ground Moss Rose
Capacity 5,911 (2,375 seated)
Home colours Away colours

Where is Macclesfield FC?

Macclesfield Football Club is an association football club based in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England.

Does Robbie Savage own a club?

Savage is particularly proud of offering – through his company The Savage Foundation – free grassroots football, and also to have been able to create what he calls a pathway through the academy. “What we’ve achieved is quite remarkable,” he says.

Why are Macclesfield Town Called the silkmen?

Macclesfield Town are called The Silkmen because the area used to be famous for its silk mills. They owe their blue shirts to an early benefactor who donated the team genuine silk shirts from the leftovers of an unsold lot of textile.

Who owns Macclesfield FC?

businessman Rob Smethurst
Local businessman Rob Smethurst bought the club and went about rebuilding it as Macclesfield FC, with a 3G pitch, a new stand, a two-floor gym and a bar that serves as a community hub, as well as an entirely new first team.

Who owns Chester FC?

City Fans United
Chester F.C.

Full name Chester Football Club
Owner City Fans United
Chairman Andrew Morris
Manager Steve Watson
League National League North

Is Macclesfield in Lancashire?

Macclesfield is a market town and civil parish in Cheshire, England, on the River Bollin in the east of the county on the edge of the Cheshire Plain, with Macclesfield Forest to its east, 16 miles (26 km) south of Manchester and 38 miles (61 km) east of Chester.

Who is Robbie Savage married to?

Sarah Savagem. 2002
Robbie Savage/Spouse

How old is Robbie Savage?

47 years (October 18, 1974)
Robbie Savage/Age

What Macclesfield famous for?

silk industry
The town is famous for its once thriving silk industry, commemorated in the Silk Museum. The Georgian Town Hall was designed by Francis Goodwin in 1823. Macclesfield is home to an Augustus Pugin church, St Alban’s on Chester Road.

Is Robbie Savage married?

Who are Macclesfield Town FC?

Founded on 13 October 2020 by local businessman Robert Smethurst, it is a phoenix club of the former Macclesfield Town F.C., which was wound-up after a High Court ruling on 16 September 2020. The club began their first competitive season in the North West Counties Premier Division, the fifth step of the National League system, in August 2021.

When did Macclesfield Football Club become a limited company?

In July 1894 the first limited company, Macclesfield Football and Athletic Club Limited, was formed but only lasted until the end of the 1896-97 season when it was wound up and Macclesfield Football Club withdrew from The Combination due to financial constraints.

When did Macclesfield Town win the Northern Premier League?

The club finished as Northern Premier League runners-up in the 1984–85 season. Macclesfield Town’s third Northern Premier League title in the 1986–87 season resulted in promotion to the Football Conference; they also lifted the League Challenge Cup and President’s Cup.

When did Macclesfield become a member of the combination?

Macclesfield became members of The Combination at the start of the 1890–91 season and moved from Victoria Road to the Moss Rose on 12 September 1891 which remains the home of the Silkmen today.


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