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Moss Lane (currently known as the J. Davidson Stadium for sponsorship purposes) is a multi-purpose stadium in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, England. It is currently used primarily for football matches and is the home ground of Altrincham. The stadium also hosts games for Manchester United's under 17s side, and women's development team, as well as serving as a backup home venue for Manchester United W.F.C..[1]

Moss Lane
Moss Lane.jpg
Main Stand in 2007
LocationMoss Lane
Altrincham
WA15 8AP
Coordinates53°23′00.37″N 2°20′06.57″W / 53.3834361°N 2.3351583°W / 53.3834361; -2.3351583Coordinates: 53°23′00.37″N 2°20′06.57″W / 53.3834361°N 2.3351583°W / 53.3834361; -2.3351583
Capacity6,085 (1,323 seated)
Record attendance10,275
28 February 1925
SurfaceGrass
Opened1910
Tenants
Altrincham F.C.
Manchester United F.C. Under 18s

The stadium comprises two all-seater stands on one side with a combined capacity of 1,323 spectators and terraces on the other three sides, giving a total capacity of 6,085.[2]

Chorley Borough RLFC moved to Moss Lane for the 1989–90 season and renamed themselves Trafford Borough RLFC. Trafford Borough played at Moss Lane for three seasons before moving to Blackpool as Blackpool Gladiators RLFC for the 1992–93 season.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.altrinchamfc.com/news/robins-strengthen-links-with-manchester-united
  2. ^ "Altrincham Football Club: Club & Ground Information". Altrincham FC. Retrieved 5 October 2011.