Man of the Match: Accrington Stanley (Away)

The Silkmen fell to a 4-1 defeat in the Checkatrade Trophy on Tuesday evening, as League One side Accrington Stanley sealed victory in what was Danny Whitaker’s and Neil Howarth’s first game in charge of the Moss Rose club, following Mark Yates’ departure on Monday morning. Despite the loss, who was your Macclesfield Town Man of the Match?

The Star Lane End Man of the Match online vote is now open and you can vote in a number of ways, either via the SLE forum (if you currently have access to it), the Star Lane End Facebook page or email your nomination to


Accrington Stanley, who are they? One of The Silkmen’s ‘bogey teams’, it seems!

The deadline for the Accrington Stanley Man of the Match is Friday 12th October at 2p.m. so let us know which Silkmen player was reigning supreme at The Crown Ground on Tuesday evening. Your vote counts as the Star Lane End Player of the Year will pick up their award at the end of the season.

Update following Notts County (Home)

In what was to be Mark Yates’ final game as Macclesfield Town’s manager, a fan made what he to be a ‘tongue in cheek’ nomination for the former boss as their Man of the Match. Players who were highlighted by supporters including Tyrone Marsh and Koby Arthur, however it was last year’s Player of the Year for The Star Lane End, Mr Keith Lowe, who won the majority of votes for this game!! Congratulations to this Silkmen legend!

Here are the latest standings for The Star Lane End Man of the Match for the 2018/2019 season:

Rhys Taylor2
Danny Whitaker1
David Fitzpatrick2
James Pearson2
Callum Evans3
Kieran O'Hara6
Michael Rose3
Malachi Napa1
Nathan Blissett1
Keith Lowe2
Jared Hodgkiss1
Ben Stephens4
Koby Arthur2
Nathan Cameron3
Elliott Durrell2
Fiacre Kelleher1
Harry Smith2
Ryan Lloyd1
Scott Wilson1



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