Nantwich Town (A): Preview

This Weekend at High Flying Nantwich by Peter Scherer Since Sports took a 2-1 win over Nantwich Town in early January, the Cheshire side have had a six week unbeaten run, which included a 4-1 over table toppers South Shields. But on Tuesday night their run came to an end at the hands of FC […]

Tonight’s Game Against Matlock Town is Off

Unfortunately, tonight’s match against Matlock Town has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitched.

Matlock Town (H): Match Preview

Revenge Of The Gladiators – If It Stops Raining! by Peter Scherer The local Derbyshire rivalry adds extra bite to Tuesday nights duel with Matlock Town, not to mention the 3-1 defeat to the Gladiators earlier this season at Causeway Lane. Although Sports’ game at home Gainsborough was called off, Matlock did manage to play, […]


by Peter Scherer With our home game against Gainsborough Trinity falling victim to a waterlogged pitch again, Sports first team have only managed to play four home games in the last three months, thanks to our British weather. So with approximately nine weeks of the season left, they are left with a backlog of 16 […]

Today’s Game is Postponed – Yet Again!

Unfortunately, today’s match against Gainsborough Trinity has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitched.

Sports Juniors Head For Coventry!

Jay McGrath and Josh Satchwell have both been invited for trials with League One side Coventry City. The 16 year olds are both products of the Mickleover Sports Academy and will be joining the former FA Cup winners from next Monday. McGrath, the son of team manager John, is a left back and has made […]

Gainsborough Trinity (H): Match Preview

TRINITY NEXT, WEATHER PERMITTING? by Peter Scherer With two postponements in the last week or so, Mickleover Sports are keen to get back in Northern Premier League action, with Gainsborough Trinity due to visit the Don Amott Arena on Saturday. Trinity are currently 16th in the league, after ending a run of 11 games undefeated, […]

It’s All Down To The Weather

by Peter Scherer The weather has continued to hit Sports programme hard over the last week, with the home game against Basford Utd called off with the pitch waterlogged, then followed by storm Dennis causing the visit to Lancaster City to be postponed too. Fortunately the reserves did get a game, what a game it […]

Coach for Lancaster Away: This Saturday

The Mickleover Sports Coach leaves at 10am on Saturday for our fixture against Lancaster. Fare £10  – All supporters welcome.

Sports v Basford United: Preview – Weather Permitting!!

by Peter Scherer Weather permitting Mickleover Sports are due to play title contenders Basford United at the Don Amott Arena tomorrow night (Tuesday). The wind caused problems in the game last Saturday, but we came away with everyone fit and available. We took Kemy Agustien off as a precaution, but he had a good game […]

Sports 1-3 Whitby Town: Match Report

SPORTS HOME RUN ENDS by Peter Scherer Although Mickleover Sports started strongly against Whitby Town, their run of home success sadly came to an end with a 3-1 defeat in front of a healthy home crowd. It was fairly even from the start until Patrick Webb had Whitby keeper Shane Bland at full stretch with […]

Ticket Sellers Announced for VE Day 75 Family Concert

On Bank Holiday Friday 8th May, we will be hosting a fantastic family concert in celebration of the 75th anniversary of VE Day! As well as purchasing tickets through the below button you can now purchase from local participating shops: Mickleover Post Office, The Parade Passion Flowers, Littleover Post Office, Devonshire Drive, Mickleover Don Amott […]

Net World Sports Donate Equipment to Sports

Net World Sports have kindly donated a large amount of football equipment to the club. Equipment is always needed, football balls in particular are something that we regularly need to re-stock. Net World Sports have donated over 20 balls as well as a first aid kit among other essential items. Once again, we would like […]

FC United of Manchester 3-3 Sports: Match Report

by Brad Cox (@BradJCox_) Patrick Webb bagged a brace as Sports squeezed a point from a thrilling 3-3 draw against FC United of Manchester. Webb gave Sports a surprise lead in the 37th minute after hitting United on the counter from defending a corner. Webb had a long time to think about his finish as […]

Sports Host Q&A Evening with Manager and Players

Mickleover Sports Club will be hosting a special Q&A Evening on Thursday 6th February, 7.30pm at the club. On the night you will be able to fire your questions at: Manager, John McGrath Strikers, Stewart Beavon & Paddy Webb. Tickets are only £5 on the door and a buffet will be included. See you there!

Sports 4-1 Grantham Town: Match Report

by Laurie Newman Mickleover Sports put Grantham Town to the sword as they put four past the away side which included a spectacular effort from Andrew Wright. Sports started the better team after having a number of chances to take the lead. The best came after Jon Worsnop made a fantastic save from a few […]

VE Day 75th Celebration at Mickleover Sports Club

On Bank Holiday Friday 8th May, we will be hosting a fantastic day in celebration of the 75th anniversary of VE Day! On the day there will be: The Parade – with Mickleover Royal British Legion and Army, R.A.F. & Sea Cadets LIVE 40s Music from George & Ginger (war duo), Pete Wayre (solo singer) and […]

Sports 2-1 Nantwich Town: Match Report

by Laurie Newman A Stuart Beavon brace was enough to secure all three points for Mickleover Sports against Nantwich Town. Nantwich looked the livelier team in the opening few minutes. They controlled the flow of the game and it was not a surprise when they took the lead. The visitors opened the deadlock in the […]

Stalybridge Celtic 1-3 Sports: Match Report

by Brad Cox Stuart Beavon’s double saw Sports beat Stalybridge Celtic 3-1 and go into the festive period with a win. Sports went behind early in the first half but Beavon got Sports on equal terms in the 34th minute. It was a beautiful chip from the outside the box which saw the keeper rooted […]


Unfortunately today’s game against Basford has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

Scarborough Athletic 4-1 Sports: Match Report

by Girvane Bola Mickleover Sports drop to 13th in the BetVictor Northern Premier League as they suffered a 4-1 defeat to Scarborough Athletic at Flamingo Land Stadium.  A brace from James Walshaw as well as goals from Connor Thomson and Michael Coulson ensured the three points and shifted them up to 11th position. Stuart Beavon […]

Sports Bring In Nesbitt On Loan

Mickleover Sports are delighted to announce the loan signing of Ryan Nesbitt. Ryan is a very talented footballer who fits the style of play I try and promote here at Micklover Sports. He’s had experience playing National Conference with Solihull Moors and during that spell had loans with Sutton Coldfield and Chasetown. I am delighted […]

Bamber Bridge 3-2 Sports: Match Report

by Brad Cox Mickleover Sports suffered a 3-2 defeat away to Bamber Bridge. Bamber Bridge took the lead early on with thanks to Joseph Booth. Booth stepped up from 30 yards out and perfectly placed his free kick in the top right corner of Muhammad Otuyo’s net. There was little he could do. Mickleover bounced […]

Sports Invited to Try Out New Derby Gym

On Thursday 5th December the team were invited along to Orange Theory Gym in the Wyvern Derby for a fitness and cardio workout. All the players were fitted with heart monitors and worked on the treadmill, Rowers, bikes and Strength stations. Under the leadership of coach for the day Charley from Orange Theory. The 50 […]

Buxton 0-1 Sports: Match Report

By Laurie Newman Mickleover Sports picked up their first league win in six games after defeating Buxton FC 1-0 thanks to a Stuart Beavon volley. Sports scored within the first ten minutes thanks to Stuart Beavon who scored his first goal since scoring a last minute winner against Hyde United. The game started like many […]

Away Travel for Bamber Bridge this Saturday

The Mickleover Sports Supporter’s Coach will leave the club at 1045am this Saturday morning (7th Dec). Coach fare £10. Supporters welcome!

Today’s Match Is Off

Today’s game against Warrington Town has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

Sports 3-2 Loughborough Dynamo: Match Report

by Brad Cox Mickleover Sports score two in three minutes against Loughborough Dynamo to advance to the second round of the Integro League Cup. Centre-back partners, Pablo Mills and Greg Young, were essential in Tuesday night’s victory. After going behind, Mills made it 1-1 in the 22nd minute. Mills’ header at the back-post ricochet back […]

Sports 0 1 Radcliffe: Match Report

By Brad Cox Sports suffered their fourth consecutive loss in the league to Radcliffe United, with thanks to super-sub, Elliot Rokka. Rokka was brought on in the 81st minute and took just six minutes to break the deadlock. Rokka picked the ball up on the left-flank and hit a wonderful strike from outside the box […]

Sports Claim Second Award of the Year

Mickleover Sports Club won ‘Club of the Year’ at the Derby Telegraph Sports Awards 2019 on Wednesday 6th November. The second award we have picked up this season – a great achievement. Congratulations to everyone involved, we have come along way in the last few years, it shows we are more than just a sports […]

Sports 1-4 Witton Albion: Match Report

by Girvane Bola Mickleover Sports suffered their third successive league defeat after a 4-1 loss to Witton Albion in the Northern Premier League, making them winless since October 5th. The away side raced to a three-goal lead at half time thanks to goals from James Short, Billy Smart, and Will Jones. Mason Warren’s penalty reduced […]

Tonight’s Game Against Loughborough Is Off

Tonight’s game against Loughborough Dynamo has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

Cheer on The Rams and The Sports Tomorrow!

LIVE tomorrow at Mickleover Sports Club

Sports 2-4 Long Eaton United: Match Report

by Andrew Maddox Mickleover Sports fell to a disappointing defeat to Long Eaton United to end our Derbyshire Senior Cup campaign, courtesty of a hat-trick from Niall Towle. The first of his goals came against the run of play. Picking up a loose ball, Towle fired low into the bottom corner in the 32nd minute. […]

Today’s Game Against Matlock Is Off

Today’s game against Matlock Town has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

Basford United 3 0 Sports: Cup Match Report

<em>By Brad Cox</em> <strong>Mickleover’s FA Trophy campaign comes to an end after suffering a 3-0 defeat to Basford United. </strong> Liam Hearn bagged himself a double as his side progresses into the second-round qualification stage of the FA Trophy. The Sports’ started the match positively with high pressure but showed no end product. Basford got […]

Sports On The Road: FA Trophy First Round Qualification Preview

FA Trophy action returns for Mickleover this Saturday afternoon as The Sports travel to Basford United for the first round qualifier. Basford currently sit second in the Northern Premier Division having played one less game than The Sports. Basford come into this first round qualifier unbeaten in their last five fixtures, with wins against Gainsborough […]

Sports 1-3 Lancaster City: Match Report

By Girvane Bila It was another week to forget for Mickleover Sports as Lancaster City beat them 3-1. This result sees them suffer successive defeats and slip down to 7th in the league.  A consolation goal from Mickleover substitute Jiri Boula and goals from Lancaster’s Matthew Blinkhorn, David Norris and Charlie Bailey were enough to […]

Young McGrath makes Sports debut

Jay McGrath added his name to the list of youngsters on the club’s books to make his league debut in recent times. Jay made a cameo appearance on the weekend in our game against Matlock Town, replacing Ben Turner at left back with just a few minutes to go. Jay is still 16 so getting […]

Matlock Town 3-1 Sports: Match Report

by Andrew Maddox It was a day to forget for Sports as they fell to a 3-1 defeat away to Matlock. Sports got off to a nightmare start, with an unmarked Dan Bramall heading in after just four minutes. There was an early theme of poor decision making from the visitors, with wasteful long balls […]

Mickleover Sports Club Win ‘Club of the Year’

On Thursday 10th October the Derby City Sports Forum held their sports awards evening. Mickleover Sports were presented with the Club of the Year Special Award. This is for the club’s work in promoting sport in Derby city, the football sections, junior section and the Cricket section at all levels were mentioned in the presentation […]

Sports 1-1 Morpeth Town: Match Report

by Brad Cox Mason Warren and Mickleover Sports salvaged a point against ten-man, Morpeth Town. Quality came in small doses, but passion was portrayed throughout. The first half lacked clear cut chances, but it was the visitors who took the lead. After 20’ minutes, against the run of play, Liam Henderson steered a header from […]

Sports 1-0 Scarborough Athletic: Match Report

by Girvane Bola Lee Hughes’s delicate lob proved to be the highlight in a hard-fought game which saw Mickleover win 1-0 over Scarborough Athletic. Hughes’ fourth goal of the season saw Mickleover continue their great form which has seen Sports now unbeaten in four games which leaves Scarborough are now winless in their last six. The first […]

Hyde United 2-3 Sports: Match Report

by Laurie Newman Mickleover Sports move up to 6th place after defeating Hyde United thanks to a late winner from Stuart Beavon. Lee Hughes also scored his third goal for Sports in as many games in addition to Nathan Modest scoring his first for the club since he was signed in the summer. Sports had […]

Mickleover Sports Res 8-2 Holbrook Sports Res: Match Report

by David Mackenzie, MSC Reserves Manager Time doesn’t do me any favours. I can hardly remember what happened last week never mind yesterday. However what I do know is that yesterdays performance equalled the best performance of a Mickleover team that I have been lucky enough to be involved in. The previous best was when […]

Gainsborough Trinity 2-2 Sports: Match Report

by Laurie Newman        (Photo: Mickleover Sports shared the points with Gainsborough Trinity at The Northolme on Saturday as they were held to a 2-2 draw. Lee Hughes scored his second goal in as many games for Sports, in addition to Max Watters scoring on his debut against his former club.  Mickleover […]

McGrath gets his man Watters on loan

Mickleover Sports are delighted to announce the loan signing of Max Watters who joins us from League One outfit Doncaster Rovers. Max is an exciting player who has been tracked by manager John McGrath for a while now and we’re confident he will be a great addition to the team. Max will be available for […]

Tonight’s Game Against Nantwich Is Off

Tonight’s game against Nantwich has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

Sports bring in experience up top

Mickleover Sports have signed Stuart Beavon, ex Coventry City and Burton Albion Striker, on a season long loan from Nuneaton Borough. Manager John McGrath will be hoping Beavon’s talent and experience will help bolster the Sports attack.

Sports’ Youngsters Cruise into Next Round of FA Youth Cup

Mickleover Sports u18’s won 5-0 against Aylestone Park FC last night in the FA Youth Cup. A hat trick from Brodie Carter, as well as goals from Niall Cole and Josh Satchwell, was more than enough to see them through to the next round where they will play Chesterfield u18s at the Proact Stadium. Jay […]

MSC Annual Golf Day 2019 – Book Your Team Now!

It’s that time of year again for our thoroughly enjoyable annual Golf Day! This year, it takes place at Mickleover Golf Club on Thursday 17th October. See full details above, if you are interested in booking a team please contact: Roger Lee:  /  07850 686187 Tony Shaw:  / 07966 197246

Sports 0-1 Ashton United: Match Report

by Laurie Newman Mickleover Sports were defeated one-nil by Ashton United at home despite having a one man advantage for the majority of the game. Mickleover Sports will be kicking themselves after today’s match as they had countless opportunities to draw level with the visitors who picked up their first league win of the season […]

Mickleover Market & Car Boot Sale – THIS SUNDAY

CALLING ALL CAR BOOTERS! Our market and car boot sale is on this Sunday, see full details on the poster above. See you there!

Family Matchday Sponsorship at Mickleover Sports Club

SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL TEAM AND SPONSOR A MATCH! Enjoy a warm and friendly atmosphere in which you can entertain your family and friends. Birthdays, anniversaries – make a special day even more memorable. The package includes: • Admission to the match • Reserved car parking at the ground • Reserved table in the Hospitality Suite • Complimentary drinks from […]

Sports On The Road: Grantham Town – Match Report

by Laurie Newman   (photo: Mickleover Sports were held to a draw at the South Kesteven Sports Stadium as Grantham Town’s early goal was enough to earn a point for the home side. The goal scorer for Grantham was none other than former Sports striker Chib Chilaka who takes his goal tally to two goals […]

A Great Day of Sport… at Sports!

Join us on Saturday 21st September at Mickleover Sports Club to enjoy a fantastic day of sport! Starting off with Leeds v The Rams LIVE on Sky at Sports Club (KO 12:30) The bar opens at 12noon so make sure you get down early to take advantage of FREE Chip Butties, £3.50 Pints and Real […]

Broome Selected for England U18 Squad

Our Stoke City Loan Keeper Nathan Broome has been selected for England MU18s!  England MU18s host a four-nation tournament across the Midlands in September, facing Australia, Brazil and Korea Republic. New head coach Ian Foster has picked a 21-strong squad for the games which kick-off against Australia at Leicester Road FC on Friday 6 September. […]

Sports on the Road: Warrington Town (a) Preview

by Laurie Newman Mickleover Sports take on Warrington Town this Saturday in what should be an exciting fixture in the Northern Premier League. Sports will travel up to Cantilever Park in what will be their second away game of the season.  Mickleover, who have won their last two games will be looking to continue their […]

Sports 1 0 Stafford Rangers: Match Report

by Laurie Newman (Photo: © Sarah Middleton) Mickleover Sports made it three wins out of four, after they beat Stafford Rangers thanks to a late goal by Mason Warren from the spot. It was a game of few chances but when it came to step up to the plate, Mason Warren certainly held his nerve. […]

Sports v Coventry Sphinx: FA Cup: Match Report

by Laurie Newman A hat-trick from James Cadman was enough to put Mickleover Sports through to the next round of the FA Cup after defeating Coventry Sphinx. The game was a slow burner, but Sports found their hero in Cadman who stepped up and supplied his team with all three goals to help them advance […]

Bank Holiday Football!

Come down to the Don Amott Arena today to see our Sports play Stafford Rangers at 3pm on this gorgeous Bank Holiday Monday. Arrive early and enjoy the sun whilst helping make it our biggest attendance of the season. For children wearing their favourite football shirt its FREE ENTRY. PLUS: Entertainment on the patio at 5:45pm […]

Sports on the Road: Witton Match Report

by Laurie Newman Witton Albion 1-0 Sports Mickleover sports were defeated by Witton Albion at Wincham Park due to a 70th minute goal by Danny McKenna.  Although the first half was an even contest, the second was a struggle for Sports who were unable to match Albion’s physicality and movement off the ball. Sports, came […]

Sports on the Road: Witton Albion (a) Preview

by Laurie Newman Mickleover Sports will be playing Cheshire based side Witton Albion tonight in the Northern Premier League. Sports will be looking to build upon their opening day victory against Stalybridge Celtic, where as Witton Albion will be hoping to get a win under their belts following their 1-1 draw away at Whitby Town […]

Sports announce Captain and Vice Captain for 2019/20

Mickleover Sports announce Jake Scott as their club/team captain for the upcoming 2019/20 season. Richard Batchelor will take the responsibility and role as vice-captain. Manager John McGrath’s comments: Scotty and Batch both embody what it is to be leaders of a group of players. Both put their team and their team mates first which is […]

Match Preview: Sports vs Stalybridge Celtic

by Laurie Newman Mickleover Sports will host Manchester based side Stalybridge Celtic this Saturday at the Don Amott Arena in their opening game of the 2019/20 season, in the Northern Premier League. Both teams will be hoping for a much better season than last with Stalybridge Celtic and Mickleover Sports finishing in 17th and 19th […]

The future is bright as Sports to build new 3G pitch

We are very excited to finally announce plans for a new 3G pitch. Work will commence next year in April and it will be used by the first team as well as the academy and junior teams. Furthermore, it will be available to hire for local clubs as a way to increase revenue for the […]

Family Match Day Sponsorship 2019/20

Support your local team and sponsor a match. Enjoy a warm and friendly atmosphere in which you can entertain your family and friends. Birthdays, anniversaries – make a special day even more memorable. The package includes: • Admission to the match • Reserved car parking at the ground • Reserved table in the Hospitality Suite […]

Kitman and Videographer vacancies available at Sports this season

Mickleover Sports Club have two brilliant opportunities available this season! We are looking for a Kitman and a Videographer. Our Kitman should be able to travel to all home and away games with the team. Our Videographer will be required to video every home game amongst other video editing work. Terms for the right candidates […]

Sports complete Modest signing

Mickleover Sports are proud to announce the signing of Nathan Modest. Nathan started his career at Sheffield Wednesday where he graduated from the academy to sign a 2 year professional contract. He made his first team debut at 17 and played a number of games for the first team. After leaving Sheffield Wednesday, Nathan went […]

A Loss and a Win for Sports in Midweek Double Header

On a beautiful summer’s evening, Sports’ bounce back from a 2-0 loss to Telford on Tuesday night with a 2-0 win against Burton Albion XI last night (Weds 24th July). Match report from Sports v Burton by Ian Hawkins… MICKLEOVER Sports took home the KC Trophy with a 2-0 victory over a young Burton Albion […]

Midweek Double Header at the Don Amott Arena!

Come down and support your local club as our first team take on a pre-season double header at the Don Amott Arena. Starting with Telford United tomorrow (Tues 23rd July), followed by Burton Albion on Wednesday (24th July). Both games kick off at 1945 leaving you plenty of time to pop down after dinner and […]

Clough and Co come to the Don Amott Arena

A warm welcome awaits Nigel Clough and Burton Albion, as they come to the Don Amott Arena, next Wednesday 24th July (KO 1945), to face our boys. Please come down and support us.

BetVictor sponsors the Isthmian, Northern Premier and Southern Leagues

The National League System’s ‘big three’ feeder leagues are celebrating a new two-year sponsorship deal with leading online gambling company BetVictor, starting from season 2019/20. It’s the first time that a single brand takes on the title sponsorship of every Step 3 and 4 competition. Like many contemporary sports sponsorships, BetVictor’s focus is on digital […]

Experienced Centre Back signs for Sports

Mickleover Sports have made another really important signing. The very experienced left footed centre back Greg Young. Whose previous clubs include: Sheffield Wednesday Grimsby Town Halifax Town Altrincham York City Gainsbrough Trinity Buxton FC   I am delighted to be joining such a well established club as Mickleover Sports. Having been here as an opposition […]

Sports retain defensive gem Berry

Sports are over the moon to have retained another outstanding performer in Durrell Berry, who gives his all, week in, week out.   I’m delighted to sign for another season with Sports. Last season was a tough one for all involved at the club, which I feel we should never have been in the situaton […]

Talented youngster Jack Smith signs for Sports

Sports are extremely excited to sign Jack Smith. Jack signed for Guiseley Academy on a scholarship at 16 years old and then went on to sign for Goole AFC. Having a strong season at Goole prompted then National Conference North club North Ferriby to snatch up the talented young utility player. He played the majority […]

Mickleover Market set for a Scorcher this Sunday!

Mickleover’s only car boot sale is back this Sunday 30th June at Mickleover Sports Club. The sun will be out and we have a new sellers price of just £3.00! Follow us on Facebook for updates @mickleovermarketandcarbootsale

Another Young Talent Retained for Sports

Another good young talent nurtured by Mickleover Sports has been retained. Mason Warren is tipped to go on to do big things and we are delighted to have him for another season. I’m absolutely buzzing to have signed for the coming season and feel like as a squad we owe it to ourselves and the […]

Mickleover Market & Car Boot Sale THIS WEEKEND!

Mickleover’s only car boot sale is back on Sunday 23rd June at Mickleover Sports Club. We have a new sellers price of only £3.00! Follow us on Facebook for updates @mickleovermarketandcarbootsale

New Signing: Cadman Chooses Sports Over League Above

Mickleover Sports are over the moon to fight off higher competition to sign James Cadman. James is a wide/central midfield player who spent his childhood at Rotherham United FC. When his contract expired at the then Championship side, he went on to play for Stalybridge Celtic, Harrogate Town, Hyde United and Scarborough Athletic where he […]

Sports Fight Off Competition to Retain Club Captain

Mickleover Sports have successfully retained the services of Club Captain Jake Scott. His is a really important player to the club and we fought off some impressive competition to sign him.   Manager’s quote: I am delighted to announce Jake Scott has agreed to stay with the club for the upcoming 2019/20 season and will […]

Sports Retain another Key Player in Turner

Mickleover Sports Club are proud to announce the signing of Ben Turner. Ben Turner – “I am happy to be re-signing for mickleover sports, I feel last year was a false position we found ourselves in and I feel there’s unfinished business and want to be competing at the right end of the table. There’s […]

Mickleover Market & Car Boot Sale is back!

Mickleover’s only car boot sale is back on Sunday 23rd June at Mickleover Sports Club. We have a new sellers price of only £3.00! Follow us on Facebook for updates @mickleovermarketandcarbootsale

Brewers Sign New Deal With Don Amott

(Taken from Burton Albion’s website) A NEW three-year deal will see the Brewers home end continue to be known as the Don Amott Stand after Burton Albion Football Club has again joined forces with the well-known caravan and motorhome company. The Don Amott Stand is where some of the club’s most passionate supporters like to […]

Major Announcement!

We are delighted to announce that Ricky Ravenhill has been appointed as the new first team assistant manager. Ricky will work closely with manager John McGrath, first team coach Steve Taylor and goalkeeping coach Jonah Jones. Ricky’s quote Since arriving at Mickelover back in October I have thoroughly enjoyed my time here and been made […]

Sports’ welcome back attacking favourite Storer

Everyone at Mickleover Sports are delighted to welcome Jack Storer back to the Don Amott Arena. Jack joins us with English football league and Scottish football league experience having played for Birmingham City, Stevenage, Yeovil, Solihull Moors and Patrick Thistle of the Scottish championship. Jack had a really successful end to the 2018/19 season having […]

Sports’ First New Signing: Richard Batchelor

John McGrath has made his first signing of the summer and welcomes Richard Batchelor to the Don Amott Arena ahead of the upcoming 2019/20 season. ‘Batch’ is an all action, combative, aggressive midfielder and brings with him a wealth of experience having played for Stafford Rangers, Stourbridge, Brackley and Redditch, Worcester. City and Leamington. Along […]

Watch Derby v Villa LIVE at Sports Club

Cheer on The Rams as they battle to gain Premier League status once again! Bar opens at 2pm for a 3pm Kick off. Bank Holiday Monday 27th May. Bring all your friends and family and let’s raise the roof at the club! COME ON YOU RAMS!


After the AMAZING success of last year, we are bringing back Hot August Night for it’s 3rd year! Each year we have got bigger and better and this year is no different… the perfect festival for a family day out on a beautiful Summer August Night! As usual we have a fantastic lineup of Acts and […]


Mickleover Sports FC are looking for talented, committed and ambitious local footballers currently in Year 11 who wish to join a semi-professional academy in the Evo-Stik League where they will #Study, #Train and #Play full time after leaving school in 2019. Our students study for a BTEC in Sport qualification (Level 3), train every day […]

Friendly Against Burton Albion Confirmed

Mickleover Sports will play Burton Albion in a pre-season friendly at the Don Amott Arena on Wednesday 24 July, KO 7:45pm. Our Chairman, Don Amott, would like to say a huge ‘thank you’ to Burton Albion, they are great friends of our club!  

Inflatable Family Fun Days Bank Holiday at Mickleover Sports

For the first time ever we are bringing the UK’S LARGEST inflatable play area to Mickleover. We will be at Mickleover Sports Club on the 27th & 28th of May! This is largest inflatable play area in the UK. All of the huge inflatables are included in the £7 entrance fee and once paid your children […]

NPL Football Academy is five years old!

On May 3rd, 2014 the NPL Football Academy was announced, which makes us five years old! On behalf of everyone at the NPLFA we would like to thank you for your support and dedication to make the programme the success that it is. We have produced a video highlighting the last five years, please take a […]

A Huge Thank You!

Everybody at Mickleover Sports Club would like to say a MASSIVE THANK YOU to everybody involved and the club and all the supporters for your loyal support. Bring on next season in the NPL Premier Division! #SportsRising

Mickleover Market & Car Boot Sale is back!

Mickleover Market & Car Boot Sale returns on Sunday 26th May Buyer’s Entrance is only £1.00 Adults / U16’s FREE Seller’s only £7.00 Refreshment & Trade Stalls Food and drink on sale FREE parking Seller’s from 7.30am, Buyer’s 8.30am. Mickleover Sports Club, Station Road DE3 9FB Like us on Facebook to stay up to date!

Graham Wagg Testimonial Q&A Evening at Sports

Come down and honour the career of English Cricketer Graham Wagg. The night will feature Q&A with Graham Wagg and other cricketing guests. Plus enjoy some pie and chips with a raffle thrown in for good measure! Monday 20th May, 7:30pm at Mickleover Sports Club Buy tickets at the Sports Club or contact or call 07768 […]

Sports Survive! Bamber Bridge 1-2 Mickleover Sports: Match Report

Bamber Bridge 1-2 Mickleover Sports Saturday 27th April 2019 Written by Sam Goldsworthy It was a day of every emotion possible for everyone connected at Mickleover Sports as goals from Shaquille McDonald and Evan Garnett, coupled with Marine losing at Farsley Celtic, ensured Mickleover Sports came from behind to survive on the final day of […]

Sports on the Road: Bamber Bridge (A) Match Preview

So this is it. After 39 games it all comes down to a Saturday afternoon in Preston as Sports know the odds are stacked against them heading into the final day of the season. With our hosts now safe from relegation Sports know they MUST win the game and hope they either Marine lose away […]

Derbyshire FA Senior Cup Final: Match Report

Mickleover Sports 1-2 Alfreton Town Wednesday 24th April 2019 Derbyshire FA Senior Cup Final Written by Kerry Goldsworthy Mickleover came into this game aiming to win. Sports manager John McGrath had a tough decision to make when picking out a team but put out a good 4-4-2 formation with Lewis King in goal. The back […]

Mickleover Sports 0-1 Basford United: Match Report

Mickleover Sports 0-1 Basford United Monday 22nd April 2019 Evo Stik Premier League Premier Division Written by Kerry Goldsworthy With the game being the last home game of the 2018/2019 season, Sports came into this game fighting for survival. John McGrath put out a good 4-3-3 formation with Lewis King in goal. The back four […]

A Big Week Ahead for Sports

Mickleover Sports have a huge week coming up in their bid to avoid the drop and win silverware at the same time…. Saturday 20th April – Training at the Pirelli Stadium With no game this Saturday due to North Ferriby having been made liquidated, Sports have a chance to have an extra training session ahead […]