Local midfielder Tom Schofield has returned to Shawe View after a couple of seasons
Between Season 2012-13 & 2014-15 Tom made 89 league & cup appearances scoring 2 goals
He is Manager Tom Baker’s second close season signing has he prepares his squad
for next season in the First Division North.
TRAFFORD SIGN THIRD NEW PLAYER
Sadly, Luke Horrocks has left and we have signed a new player from
Mossley - Tom Pratt (right) The club say "bye" to Luke Horrocks who has spent the
best part of two seasons with us. We wish him all the best in the future!
Manager Tom Baker says: "I wish luke all the best, he is a fantastic lad who
I have nothing but respect for. He's been a pleasure to work with and has been a
good servant to the club." The club have signed 21 year old Tom Pratt from Mossley
F.C. Tom is an exciting, young, attacking midfield/forward player. Welcome to Trafford
Trafford FC Launches New Kits.
Trafford FC launched their new kit for next season today, retaining their traditional
all white home strip with yellow for away games.
The replica away shirt can be ordered from Macron Cheshire Clubpages and costs £36
The home shirt is also £36, but is custom made from Italy, so we need 16 requests
before we can place an order. Supporters can place orders for replica shirts by
contacting Melody Stephens on 07984437793.
ANOTHER SIGNING FOR TRAFFORD
Trafford continue to add to last seasons squad by signing 24 year old forward Porya
Ahmadi from Stalybridge Celtic.
CLUB CHANGES IN THE NORTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE
At a meeting of the FA Leagues Committee held this week, club allocations to Step
3 and 4 were finalised that resulted in the following implications for the Northern
Ilkeston FC having been refused a licence to operate at Step 4 to where they had
been relegated at the end of Season 2016/17, were removed from the Northern Premier
Goole AFC are reprieved to NPL Division 1 North and Frickley Athletic are moved to
Division 1 South having been relegated from the Premier Division.
AFC Rushden and Diamonds are transferred to the Southern League and Rugby Town have
been placed with the Midlands League. Both Burscough and Northwich Victoria will
feature in the North West Counties League.
The Northern Premier League refused Ilkeston FC a licence following repeated breaches
of the previously issued Conditional Licence applied last season.
The League is aware of the separate proceedings against Ilkeston FC heard yesterday
(Monday 5 June) at Liverpool Crown Court, the outcome of which will determine the
future of Ilkeston Football Club and the level at which it plays in the future.