Man of the Match: Swindon Town (Home)

For the second time in three games, the Silkmen took the lead before suffering late heartbreak, this time at the hands of the Robins of Swindon Town, who headed back to Wiltshire with three points, following a last gasp 2-1 victory at the Moss Rose. It enhanced the January ‘blues’ for everyone connected with Macclesfield Town Football Club, however upon reflection, who do you feel deserves to win the Man of the Match award?

The Star Lane End Man of the Match online vote is now open and you can vote via the The Star Lane End Facebook page or email your nomination to


Manager Sol Campbell witnessed another devastating defeat for his Silkmen side (Image courtesy of Macclesfield Town Football Club).

The deadline for the Swindon Town Man of the Match is Wednesday 9th January at 2p.m. and 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 Tranmere Rovers (Home)

The Silkmen kicked off 2019 with a 1-1 draw at home to Tranmere Rovers thanks to a Koby Arthur strike shortly before the half-time break. When asked to pick your Macclesfield Town Man of the Match, it came down to three players. Following impressive performances in recent weeks, Fiacre Kelleher and Michael Rose continued their stand out displays and this was noted by The Star Lane End members, with votes heading in their direction. However, for his all important strike and for his performance in general, the winner for the Tranmere Rovers Man of the Match is Koby Arthur! Congratulations Koby!

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

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 Cameron4
Elliott Durrell2
Fiacre Kelleher1
Harry Smith3
Ryan Lloyd1
Scott Wilson1
Reece Cole1


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