KIRKBY MALZEARD FOOTBALL CLUB

SEASON 2017-18

FIRST TEAM: Managed by Chris Slater and assisted by Andrew Stone - Captained by Jonathon Raddan.

The first team play in the 13 team Harrogate and District Heck Sausages Premier League and this year their strip is sponsored by the Queens Head village pub. 

There have been some promising performances this season so far and following their 2-0 victory away at Hampsthwaite on November 25 they were 5th. Unfortunately they lost 8-1 to table topping Harlow Hill on December 2nd so are now back down to 7th.

RESERVES: Manager - To be appointed. Captained by Conor Bryan.

The reserves play in the 14 team Harrogate and District Jan Sinker Memorial League One and they finished a respectable 7th in League Two last year before it was amalgamated into Division One.

The team are currently 13th having lost 6-2 at home to Pannal Sports Reserves last time out - their next match is at home to Ventus Yeadon Celtic on December 16 - 2.00pm kick off.

VETERANS (OVER 35 SIDE) - play in the Championship of the Football Mundial Harrogate Vets League. Managed by Shane Hayden and captained by Ian Carling.

The team drew their first match 2-2 with Amaranth Manstonians and then unfortunately lost 4-0 against Garforth Villa. They redeemed themselves however by beating Kirk Deighton Rangers 4-2 and followed that up with a 0-0 draw with Thirsk Vets. On December 3 they beat Harrogate over 50 Vets 3-2 and are now 3rd in the table.

Click here for further information on the league: http://footballmundial.com/leagues/view/287/harrogate-district-vets-11-a-side-league
 

Kirkby have also entered an OPEN AGED TEAM to a new concept this season. The football Mundial "Flexi League" is played on either a Friday evening or Sunday afternoon at the Harrogate Town CNG stadium or St Johns Fisher's brand new 3G pitch. The team won its first game 3-0 against Hampsthwaite United, shared a goalless draw with Burton Leonard, lost 3-0 to Harrogate Utd and then 8-0 to Rodallega Bombs.There was slight improvement against Clifford Vets last week when they only lost 1-0. Their next match is on December 8 versus Helperby United under 21's.

Web link: http://footballmundial.com/leagues/view/345/harrogate-flexi-11-a-side-league

General training is held at College Lawns in Ripon at 7.45pm - 9pm every Tuesday.


 If you are interested in joining any of the teams, come along to training, or contact Shane Hayden on haydenshane@hotmail.com        

Further information on the club can also be found on their website http://www.kmafc.co.uk/ or on Facebook.