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Football Grounds

Gigg Lane

Ground Address: Gigg Lane, Bury, BL9 9HR View Map

Ground Capacity: 11,840

Has the first team played there before?

Date Competition Opposition H / A Result Attendance
Sat 20 Aug 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Padiham H 3-2 W 2498
Wed 24 Aug 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Eccleshall H 7-1 W 1978
Sat 10 Sep 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Blackpool Mechanics H 4-2 W 2226
Sat 24 Sep 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Norton United H 1-2 L 2435
Wed 5 Oct 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Oldham Town H 1-0 W 3110
Sat 8 Oct 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Daisy Hill H 6-0 W 3808
Sat 22 Oct 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Nelson H 5-0 W 3093
Wed 12 Apr 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Chadderton H 4-0 W 2788
Wed 23 Nov 2005 NWCFL Div 2 New Mills H 6-1W 2297
Sat 10 Dec 2005 NWCFL Div 2 Castleton Gabriels H 10-2 W 3154
Mon 2 Jan 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Winsford United H 2-1 W 4328
Sat 21 Jan 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Ashton Town H 2-1 W 3549
Wed 15 Mar 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Flixton H 1-2 L 1924
Sat 7 Jan 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Darwen H 2-0 W 3371
Sat 18 Mar 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Leek CSOB H 8-1 W 2559
Sat 1 Apr 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Cheadle Town H 1-1 D 2713
Sat 22 Apr 2006 NWCFL Div 2 Great Harwood Town H 0-1 L 6023
Sat 4 Feb 2006 Div 2 Trophy Nelson H 0-1 L 3007
Sat 22 Jul 2006 SD Cup AFC Wimbledon H 2-1W 0
Wed 26 Jul 2006 Friendly Bury A 2-0L 0
Wed 16 Aug 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Nelson H 6-0W 2129
Sat 19 Aug 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Nantwich Town H 2-0W 2736
Wed 30 Aug 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Flixton H 4-0W 2593
Wed 6 Sep 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Congleton Town H 3-0W 2051
Wed 13 Sep 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Abbey Hey H 7-1W 1566
Sat 16 Sep 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Silsden H 4-2W 3381
Sat 30 Sep 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Bacup Borough H 3-0W 3268
Wed 11 Oct 2006 NWCFL Div 1 St. Helens Town H 3-0W 1851
Sat 14 Oct 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Squires Gate H 8-0W 2378
Sat 28 Oct 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Glossop North End H 8-0W 3257
Sat 25 Nov 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Stone Dominoes H 7-0W 3020
Wed 29 Nov 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Atherton Collieries H 0-3L 1723
Tue 26 Dec 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Ramsbottom H 3-2W 2924
Sat 30 Dec 2006 NWCFL Div 1 Newcastle Town H 5-1W 2368
Wed 21 Feb 2007 NWCFL Div 1 Curzon Ashton H 3-2W 2493
Wed 18 Apr 2007 NWCFL Div 1 Atherton LR H 7-1W 2249
Sat 3 Mar 2007 NWCFL Div 1 Colne H 6-2W 2456
Wed 25 Apr 2007 NWCFL Div 1 Trafford H 4-4D 1717
Mon 9 Apr 2007 NWCFL Div 1 Maine Road H 3-0W 3605
Sat 21 Apr 2007 NWCFL Div 1 Salford City H 4-2W 2594
Sat 28 Apr 2007 NWCFL Div 1 Formby H 5-0W 3847
Sat 9 Dec 2006 F.A. Vase Quorn FC H 2-3L 1858
Sat 31 Mar 2007 NWCFL Challenge Cup Congleton Town H 4-3W 2138
Wed 22 Aug 2007 TUL D1N Garforth Town H 0-1L 2216
Sat 25 Aug 2007 TUL D1N Bridlington Town H 6-0W 2253
Sat 8 Sep 2007 TUL D1N Harrogate Railway Athletic H 2-0W 2196
Sat 22 Sep 2007 TUL D1N Woodley Sports H 1-1D 2283
Sat 13 Oct 2007 TUL D1N Wakefield FC H 2-1W 1955
Sat 27 Oct 2007 TUL D1N Ossett Albion H 3-1W 2160
Wed 14 Nov 2007 TUL D1N Rossendale United H 5-1W 1691
Sat 24 Nov 2007 TUL D1N Bradford Park Avenue H 3-4L 2283
Wed 26 Mar 2008 TUL D1N Chorley H 3-0W 1645
Wed 23 Apr 2008 TUL D1N Woodley Sports H 1-1D 1558
Tue 1 Jan 2008 TUL D1N Mossley AFC H 5-2W 2017
Sat 12 Jan 2008 TUL D1N Chorley H 2-1W 2011
Sat 16 Feb 2008 TUL D1N Skelmersdale United H 3-0W 2168
Sat 12 Apr 2008 TUL D1N Lancaster City H 5-2W 2704
Sat 1 Mar 2008 TUL D1N Bamber Bridge H 2-2D 3348
Sat 15 Mar 2008 TUL D1N Newcastle Blue Star H 3-2W 2048
Sat 22 Mar 2008 TUL D1N Radcliffe Borough H 2-2D 2163
Sat 29 Mar 2008 TUL D1N Lancaster City H 2-2D 1859
Wed 5 Mar 2008 TUL D1N Curzon Ashton H 3-2W 1879
Wed 27 Feb 2008 TUL D1N Clitheroe H 3-0W 1624
Sat 26 Jan 2008 Presidents Cup Rossendale United H 2-1W 1554
Wed 30 Apr 2008 TUL D1NPO Bamber Bridge H 3-2W 1820
Sat 3 May 2008 TUL D1NPO Skelmersdale United H 4-1W 3258
Sat 18 Oct 2008 FA Trophy Radcliffe Borough H 1-0W 1227
Sat 16 Aug 2008 UniBond Premier Matlock Town H 3-3D 2344
Mon 25 Aug 2008 UniBond Premier Boston United H 0-1L 2825
Sat 30 Aug 2008 UniBond Premier Whitby Town H 3-1W 2071
Wed 19 Nov 2008 UniBond Premier Eastwood Town H 0-1L 1636
Sat 20 Sep 2008 UniBond Premier Worksop Town H 0-0D 2033
Sat 4 Oct 2008 UniBond Premier Witton Albion H 5-3W 2201
Wed 15 Oct 2008 UniBond Premier Kendal Town H 1-3L 1801
Wed 29 Oct 2008 UniBond Premier Ilkeston Town FC H 3-1W 1550
Wed 25 Mar 2009 UniBond Premier Ashton United H 4-0W 1714
Wed 12 Nov 2008 UniBond Premier Cammell Laird H 5-5D 1714
Sat 29 Nov 2008 UniBond Premier Hednesford Town H 3-0W 1946
Sat 20 Dec 2008 UniBond Premier Marine H 3-2W 2122
Wed 1 Apr 2009 UniBond Premier Ossett Town H 3-2W 1665
Sat 17 Jan 2009 UniBond Premier Prescot Cables H 2-0W 2045
Sat 31 Jan 2009 UniBond Premier Guiseley H 2-1W 1986
Sat 14 Feb 2009 UniBond Premier Leigh Genesis H 2-4L 1850
Sat 28 Feb 2009 UniBond Premier Buxton H 1-1D 2158
Sat 14 Mar 2009 UniBond Premier Frickley Athletic H 2-0W 1849
Sat 4 Apr 2009 UniBond Premier North Ferriby Utd H 4-0W 3120
Mon 13 Apr 2009 UniBond Premier Nantwich Town H 0-0D 2840
Sat 25 Apr 2009 UniBond Premier Bradford Park Avenue H 1-1D 3719
Wed 17 Sep 2008 FA Cup Nantwich Town H 3-4L 1012
Wed 26 Nov 2008 FA Trophy Boston United H 1-3L 936
Wed 29 Jul 2009 Newsquest Cup Bury A 2-0L 1144
Sat 15 Aug 2009 UniBond Premier Boston United H 2-1L 2482
Wed 26 Aug 2009 UniBond Premier Marine H 3-0W 1884
Wed 9 Sep 2009 UniBond Premier Whitby Town H 1-1D 1716
Sat 19 Sep 2009 UniBond Premier Guiseley H 2-1L 2106
Sat 3 Oct 2009 UniBond Premier Stocksbridge Park Steels H 4-3W 1888
Wed 27 Jan 2010 UniBond Premier Frickley Athletic H 0-0D 1468
Sat 7 Nov 2009 UniBond Premier Buxton H 0-1L 2147
Sat 13 Mar 2010 UniBond Premier Durham City H 1-2L 2164
Wed 7 Apr 2010 UniBond Premier Kendal Town H 1-4L 1585
Sat 24 Apr 2010 UniBond Premier Matlock Town H 1-0W 2871
Wed 3 Mar 2010 UniBond Premier Ossett Town H 2-1W 1681
Wed 24 Mar 2010 UniBond Premier Bradford Park Avenue H 1-5L 1891
Sat 13 Feb 2010 UniBond Premier Worksop Town H 2-0W 2137
Sat 27 Feb 2010 UniBond Premier North Ferriby Utd H 3-3D 2021
Sat 12 Dec 2009 UniBond Premier Retford United H 2-4L 1920
Wed 21 Apr 2010 UniBond Premier Ashton United H 2-3L 1624
Sat 20 Mar 2010 UniBond Premier Hucknall Town H 2-0W 2016
Sat 29 Aug 2009 UniBond Premier Burscough H 2-0W 1879
Sun 11 Oct 2009 FA Cup Stalybridge Celtic H 3-3D 2819
Wed 4 Nov 2009 FA Trophy Lancaster City H 1-0W 798
Sat 21 Nov 2009 FA Trophy Harrogate Town H 2-3L 1166
Wed 25 Aug 2010 EvoStik Premier Nantwich Town H 1-0W 1866
Wed 29 Sep 2010 EvoStik Premier Buxton H 1-2L 1761
Sat 11 Dec 2010 EvoStik Premier FC Halifax Town H 0-1L 2805
Sat 12 Mar 2011 EvoStik Premier Worksop Town H 2-1W 1886
Sat 22 Jan 2011 EvoStik Premier Hucknall Town H 4-1W 1883
Mon 3 Jan 2011 EvoStik Premier Ashton United H 2-1W 2062
Sat 8 Jan 2011 EvoStik Premier Bradford Park Avenue H 2-0W 1962
Sat 26 Mar 2011 EvoStik Premier North Ferriby Utd H 2-0W 2827
Sat 12 Feb 2011 EvoStik Premier Whitby Town H 4-0W 1662
Sat 19 Feb 2011 EvoStik Premier Burscough H 3-1W 2030
Sat 5 Mar 2011 EvoStik Premier Mickleover Sports H 0-0D 2155
Wed 2 Feb 2011 EvoStik Premier Colwyn Bay H 0-1L 1560
Sat 9 Apr 2011 EvoStik Premier Northwich Victoria H 1-0W 2250
Mon 25 Apr 2011 EvoStik Premier Kendal Town H 1-2L 2839
Sat 28 Aug 2010 EvoStik Premier Retford United H 5-1W 1785
Sat 11 Sep 2010 FA Cup Radcliffe Borough H 3-0W 1144
Sat 16 Oct 2010 FA Trophy Newcastle Town H 5-0W 1035
Sat 25 Sep 2010 FA Cup Gainsborough Trinity H 2-1W 1037
Sun 24 Oct 2010 FA Cup Barrow AFC H 1-0W 3263
Sat 30 Oct 2010 FA Trophy Colwyn Bay H 2-1W 1259
Sat 20 Nov 2010 FA Trophy Hinckley United H 1-2L 1249
Wed 8 Dec 2010 FA Cup Brighton & Hove Albion H 0-4L 6731
Sat 23 Jul 2011 Friendly Bury A 1-0L 1321
Sat 17 Sep 2011 FA Cup Woodley Sports H 1-1D 1109
Sat 20 Aug 2011 EvoStik Premier Chasetown H 1-2L 2049
Sat 3 Sep 2011 EvoStik Premier Rushall Olympic H 0-0D 2445
Wed 14 Sep 2011 EvoStik Premier Nantwich Town H 1-3L 1353
Wed 28 Sep 2011 EvoStik Premier Whitby Town H 3-0W 1408
Sat 28 Jan 2012 EvoStik Premier Hednesford Town H 2-0W 1816
Wed 23 Nov 2011 EvoStik Premier Kendal Town H 1-0W 1517
Sat 3 Dec 2011 EvoStik Premier Chorley H 0-0D 2075
Mon 26 Dec 2011 EvoStik Premier Ashton United H 2-1W 1926
Sat 7 Jan 2012 EvoStik Premier Stafford Rangers H 1-2L 1947
Sat 15 Oct 2011 EvoStik Premier Chester FC H 2-3L 3142
Wed 18 Apr 2012 EvoStik Premier Burscough H 1-1D 1505
Sat 18 Feb 2012 EvoStik Premier Frickley Athletic H 2-2D 1791
Sat 10 Mar 2012 EvoStik Premier Stocksbridge Park Steels H 3-0W 1999
Sat 24 Mar 2012 EvoStik Premier Worksop Town H 3-1W 2873
Sat 7 Apr 2012 EvoStik Premier Buxton H 1-2L 2279
Sat 21 Apr 2012 EvoStik Premier Northwich Victoria H 4-1W 2542
Wed 9 Nov 2011 FA Trophy Durham City H 3-1W 672
Sat 1 Oct 2011 FA Cup Lancaster City H 0-1L 1147
Sun 27 Nov 2011 FA Trophy Altrincham H 2-1W 1945
Sun 9 Sep 2012 FA Cup Cammell Laird H 5-0W 1052
Sat 29 Sep 2012 FA Trophy Mossley AFC H 3-3D 871
Tue 21 Aug 2012 EvoStik Premier Whitby Town H 3-2W 1562
Sat 25 Aug 2012 EvoStik Premier Matlock Town H 4-0W 1763
Sat 15 Sep 2012 EvoStik Premier Nantwich Town H 1-2L 1969
Sat 4 May 2013 EvoStik Premier Frickley Athletic H 3-0W 2124
Tue 9 Apr 2013 EvoStik Premier Kendal Town H 6-0W 1517
Tue 20 Nov 2012 EvoStik Premier Marine H 0-1L 1484
Sun 4 Nov 2012 EvoStik Premier Eastwood Town H 4-1W 1692
Sat 17 Nov 2012 EvoStik Premier Rushall Olympic H 0-4L 1795
Sat 23 Mar 2013 EvoStik Premier Blyth Spartans H 2-1W 1730
Sat 15 Dec 2012 EvoStik Premier Grantham Town H 1-0W 1653
Wed 26 Dec 2012 EvoStik Premier Witton Albion H A-A 0
Sat 23 Feb 2013 EvoStik Premier Ilkeston FC H 1-0W 1929
Sat 12 Jan 2013 EvoStik Premier Stafford Rangers H 3-0W 2131
Sat 9 Feb 2013 EvoStik Premier AFC Fylde H 2-1W 2042
Sat 9 Mar 2013 EvoStik Premier Chorley H 1-3L 2031
Mon 1 Apr 2013 EvoStik Premier Stocksbridge Park Steels H 4-0W 1659
Tue 23 Apr 2013 EvoStik Premier Ashton United H 3-0W 1586
Sat 20 Apr 2013 EvoStik Premier Worksop Town H 1-0W 2761
Sun 7 Oct 2012 FA Cup Kendal Town H 3-1W 1186
Sat 20 Oct 2012 FA Cup Hereford United H 0-2L 2212
Sat 6 Apr 2013 EvoStik Premier Witton Albion H 0-1L 1741
Tue 7 May 2013 Evo Prem - Play Offs Witton Albion H 3-1W 2492
Sat 14 Sep 2013 FA Cup Chorley H 0-1L 1318
Tue 20 Aug 2013 EvoStik Premier AFC Fylde H 0-0D 1649
Sat 24 Aug 2013 EvoStik Premier Stamford AFC H 6-0W 1629
Tue 3 Sep 2013 EvoStik Premier Witton Albion H 3-1W 1614
Sat 7 Sep 2013 EvoStik Premier Rushall Olympic H 0-2L 1961
Sat 28 Sep 2013 EvoStik Premier Whitby Town H 1-3L 1524
Tue 15 Oct 2013 EvoStik Premier Skelmersdale United H 1-3L 1429
Sat 26 Oct 2013 EvoStik Premier Stocksbridge Park Steels H 6-2W 1542
Sat 16 Nov 2013 EvoStik Premier Frickley Athletic H 3-0W 1706
Sat 30 Nov 2013 EvoStik Premier Blyth Spartans H 3-0W 1690
Sat 7 Dec 2013 EvoStik Premier Worksop Town H 4-4D 1600
Sat 21 Dec 2013 EvoStik Premier Barwell FC H 2-0W 1661
Tue 21 Jan 2014 EvoStik Premier Trafford H 1-1D 1598
Tue 8 Apr 2014 EvoStik Premier Chorley H 2-2D 4152
Tue 18 Feb 2014 EvoStik Premier Nantwich Town H 2-1W 1416
Tue 18 Mar 2014 EvoStik Premier Stafford Rangers H 4-0W 1589
Sat 22 Feb 2014 EvoStik Premier Ilkeston FC H 4-1W 1863
Sat 1 Mar 2014 EvoStik Premier Droylsden H 4-1W 1974
Sat 15 Mar 2014 EvoStik Premier King's Lynn Town H 2-0W 2083
Sat 29 Mar 2014 EvoStik Premier Matlock Town H 2-1W 2044
Sat 12 Apr 2014 EvoStik Premier Buxton H 1-2L 3330
Mon 21 Apr 2014 EvoStik Premier Ashton United H 3-2W 3056
Tue 29 Apr 2014 Evo Prem - Play Offs Ashton United H 1-2L 2956

What's the ground like?

FC United of Manchester played their home league matches at Gigg Lane, Bury from 2005 until 2014.

Getting to the ground by public transport

From Metrolink (Bury): 0.7 miles to ground. Trams run from Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly. By taxi: £1.50. By bus: Nos. 90, 92, 134, 135 and 137 run every ten minutes down Manchester Road past the end of Gigg Lane. By foot: This route takes in a couple of pubs. Turn left out of station along covered passageway and past various bus-stops. At T-junction with Haymarket Street (by the Chicago Rock Cafe) turn left. Straight over crossroads, down Knowsley Street. This comes out opposite the `Jolly Waggoners' and a white monument. Here, turn left along the Manchester Road, towards the `Staff of Life'. Turn left after about 0.5 miles into Gigg Lane. Last Midweek Trains: The Metrolink has a frequent service to both Manchester mainline stations. Please double-check on Metrolink (0161) 205 2000, and Rail Enquiries on (0345) 484 950.

Getting to the ground by car

All Main Routes: Exit M60 at junction 17 (s/p A56 Whitefield, Salford). At roundabout follow signs to `Whitfield A56, Radcliffe (A665), Bury A56' onto the A56. After 0.3 miles go straight over double traffic lights passing McDonalds on LHS (s/p Bury A56, Radcliffe A665). At lights after 0.8 miles (just after the `Bull's Head' pub) bear right (s/p Bury A56). Straight on at lights after 1.0 miles (s/p Town Centre). After 1.0 miles turn right (s/p Football Ground) into Gigg Lane. Ground is on RHS after 0.1 miles. From North and East (via M66): Exit M66 at junction 2 and follow signs to `Bury A58, Football Ground' onto the A58 Rochdale Road. After 0.5 miles turn left at traffic lights by the Crown Hotel (s/p Football Ground) onto Heywood Street. After 0.4 miles turn right at second mini-roundabout (s/p Football Ground, Manchester, Salford B6219) into Wellington Road. At next mini-roundabout turn left into Market Street. Straight on over mini-roundabout after 0.1 miles and right at T-junction after 0.2 miles into Gigg Lane. Parking: There are 280 parking spots at Gigg Lane.

Good Beer Guide Pubs

Art Picture House 20-36 Haymarket Street, Town Centre, Bury BL9 0AY 0161 705 4040 Mile(s) from ground: 0.8 Automatic Cafe & Malt Real Ale Bar Market Street, Bury BL9 0BW 0161 763 9399 Mile(s) from ground: 0.8 Reproduced from CAMRA's Good Beer Guide (GBG) 2013 with permission, these are the GBG pubs closest to the ground. Distance is as per GBG 2013 Android version, using the ground's post code. Other pubs: Staff of Life, 213 Manchester Road, Bury, BL9 9HJ The Swan and Cementry, 406 Manchester Road, Bury, BL9 9NS Rose and Crown, 36 Manchester Old Road, Bury, BL9 0TD Waterloo Hotel, 155 Manchester Road, Bury, BL9 0TD Trafalgar Hotel, 12 Manchester Old Road, Bury, BL9 0TB White Boar, 139 Radcliffe Road, Bury, BL9 9LN