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Previously with Barnsley, Altrincham, Gainsborough Trinity, Scarborough, Bradford Park Avenue, FC Halifax Town and Droylsden he was a ball playing midfielder who was a dead ball specialist.
Last season Tom was forced to retire after 17 months out in February 2015.
Baker enjoyed an illustrious playing career having signed for Barnsley in 2001. He then signed a full time contract with Scarborough in 2005 but left the club following a succession of injuries.
He then enjoyed a good deal of success at Bradford Park Avenue and Halifax Town before moving to Chorley under the management of Gary Flitcroft in 2012. Baker was a key component of Chorley’s
Evo Stik Premier Division Championship winning team but once again he was hampered by injury and after a fifteen month battle to regain full fitness, he was forced to retire from playing. Now in his fourth season as Manager at the club his aim is to better the 6th place in the last two consecutive seasons in the Evo Stik NPL First Division.
Tom Baker (Manager)
DANNY CALDECOTT – Defender. Aged 36. DOB 17/02/82. Previous club Droylsden. Other clubs include Stalybridge Celtic, Hyde, Ashton United, Nantwich Town & New Mills. Danny made his Trafford debut on 15th August 2015 at home to Brighouse Town. Now in his second season as Assistant Manager.
Danny Caldecott (Assistant Manager)
DAVE ANDREW -
Dave Andrew (Goalkeeping Coach)
LUKE GIBSON Aged 30. DOB 13/09/97. Last club Abbey Hey, also played at Winsford United & Isle of Man.
Luke Gibson (First Team Coach)
ANTHONY BROWN -
ALLY BROWN -
MATTY BRYAN -
AARON BURNS – Forward. Aged 30. DOB 08/11/87. Experienced striker re-
MATTHEW CROTHERS – Midfield. Aged 22. DOB 05/05/96. Close season signing from Curzon Ashton, also played for Chadderton.
ROSS DAVIDSON – Midfield. Aged 28. DOB 06/09/89. A close signing from Kidsgrove Athletic.
MARK DERBYSHIRE -
JACK DORNEY -
ANDY LANGFORD -
KEIL O’BRIEN – Centre Half. Aged 26. DOB 29/06/92. Signed in July 2017 from Moreland City (Australia). Also played for Chorley, Bury, FC Halifax & Southport. Made his Trafford debut on Saturday 19th August 2017 against Kidsgrove Athletic in the FA Cup.
DARIUS PALMA -
CHRIS PALMER -
Overall club appearances at the end of last season Chris has totalled 202 Trafford games & scored 11 goals for the club. Chris was voted the Trafford Supporters Player of the Year in season 2015-
DECLAN RYDINGS – Midfield. Aged 21. DOB 29/10/95. Signed in August 2017 from Billericay. Made his debut against South Shields on Saturday 12th August 2017.
TOM SCHOFIELD – Midfield. Aged 27.
DOB 24/11/90. Re-
HARRY SHERIDAN – Defender. Aged 18. DOB 02/02/2000. Signed from Altrincham in the close season.
LAURENCE TAYLOR -
ED WILCZYNSKI – Goalkeeper. Aged 23. DOB 13/09/94. Close season signing from Shawe Lane FC. Previous clubs include Darlington, & Bishop Auckland.
LEE WILSHAW – Defender. Aged 23. DOB 21/02/95. Signed in the close season from Abbey Hey FC. Previous clubs include New Mills & Mossley.
ASHLEY WOODS – Forward. Aged 25. DOB 12/12/92. In his second spell at Trafford signed from West Didsbury & Chorlton. Made his debut against South Shields on Saturday 12th August 2017.