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22nd January 2022 | By Joseph Ward

Stockport Warriors score late winner in incredible comeback against Village FC

An 85th minute winner from Azeez Ibisomi broke Village FC hearts as Stockport seconds went on to win 2-1 in a tightly contested league game....

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29th December 2021 | By Callum Scott

FC United Provide ‘Christmas Cracker’ In Seven Goal Thriller Against Ashton United

A penalty dispatched by captain Charlie Ennis, a clean strike from Michael Donohue and a brace from Joe Duckworth secured the points for FC, who...

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17th December 2021 | By Joseph Ward

The impact of COVID-19 on local football club Village Manchester FC

Village Manchester FC is Manchester’s gay/bi/straight/trans and inclusive football club, welcoming anyone who loves football.  The club is made up of five teams and has supported the...

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8th December 2021 | By Joseph Ward

Man Met finish off the year with a 3-0 win to continue their unbeaten run in the league

Man Met firsts bounce back after their 1-1 draw in the league to Liverpool John Moores with a deserved 3-0 win against UCFB thirds.  The two...

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2nd December 2021 | By [email protected]

Man Met held to a draw against Uni of Manchester

Man Met’s winning run in the league came to an end as they were held to a 1-1 draw against a strong Uni of Manchester...

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28th November 2021 | By Callum Scott

FC United grab deserved 2-0 win against Mickleover

A brilliant second half performance saw FC United put Mickleover to the sword on a bitter day at Broadhurst Park, as the reds ran out...

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19th November 2021 | By [email protected]

Stich bags a hat-trick as Man Met beat Salford 5-1

Manchester Met 3rd XI continue their undefeated run in the BUCS Men’s Northern Tier 4, beating Salford 2nd XI 5-1. MMU forward Sam Stich did...

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12th November 2021 | By Ben Pledger

Record number of sport scholars welcomed at Manchester Metropolitan University

More than 55 student-athletes will be provided with a tailored package of support including nutritional advice, physiotherapy, strength and conditioning, as well as contributions towards tuition fees.  The...

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12th November 2021 | By Ben Pledger

VR technology to practice heading a football may reduce later life dementia

Scientists from MMU are trialling a virtual reality program designed to train footballers heading a ball without being exposed to the long-term effects.  Research has shown that footballers are 3.5 times more...

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10th November 2021 | By Joseph Ward

Two for Carr as Man Met thrash UCFB in the cup

Man Met FC’s first team progress to the third round of the Northern Conference Cup with a resounding 6-1 win against UCFB’s third team.  Having...

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10th November 2021 | By Callum Scott

FC United lose 1-0 by the seaside at Whitby

A crowd of more than 600 watched as FC United’s four-game unbeaten run came to an end as the Reds lost out 1-0 away to Whitby...

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9th November 2021 | By dave porter

FC United of Manchester see off Trinity in a slick 3-2 win

It was a wet afternoon under the lights for FC as they welcomed Gainsborough Trinity to Broadhurst Park. Trinity kicked off but FC that were out...

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3rd November 2021 | By Joseph Ward

Famous derby day win for Man Met 2nds against University of Manchester

Man Met FC seconds extended their perfect run of form in the league with a win against bitter rivals Uni of Manchester seconds in a...

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13th October 2021 | By [email protected]

Historic home defeat for Man Met Rugby as Platt Lane fortress tumbles

Manchester Met Rugby 1st XV suffered their first defeat at Platt Lane as they slumped to a 14-21 loss against a strong Strathclyde side. The...

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13th October 2021 | By [email protected]

Four for Coward as MMU 2nds defeat Chester

Manchester Met 2nd XI got off to the best possible start in the BUCS Men’s Northern Tier 4, beating Chester 2nd XI 7-1 in a...

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13th October 2021 | By Joseph Ward

Six of the best! Opening day joy for hat-trick hero Luca Radojevic

Man Met FC 1st team began their BUCS Men’s Northern Tier 3 season with a convincing 6-0 win against UCLan’s 2nd team. A clinical goal by...

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12th October 2021 | By [email protected]

MMU rugby first game of season against Strathclyde to be livestreamed

Manchester Met Rugby’s 1st XV start the new season tomorrow at Platt Lane with six first-team players out and a side largely made up of...

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7th October 2021 | By Vince Hunt

Opening win for Man Met basketball team in BUCS season start

Man Met Uni began their BUCS Premier League North season with a confident 88-70 win at home to a strong and accomplished Northumbria side. The...

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22nd September 2021 | By Joseph O'Shea

‘Sport just runs in my veins’: getting to know Manchester basketball star Callum Jones

Manchester Giants legend Callum Jones announced his return to the club this week as he enters his twelfth season in the British Basketball League (BBL)....

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4th June 2021 | By George Crafer

Man Met Uni and Manchester Rugby in final game of Covid Lockdown league tomorrow

Manchester Met sports journalism students will present live coverage of the climax of the ‘friendly’ South Manchester Lockdown League tomorrow (Saturday), developed to put new...