An FC United of Manchester player lifts the Frank Hannah Manchester Premier Cup.

Frank Hannah Manchester Premier Cup

The Premier Cup is Greater Manchester's senior non-league competition. 

First competed during the 1934-35 season, the Frank Hannah Manchester Premier Cup - or Manchester County FA Shield as it was then known - was originally won by Manchester North End.

Since then, the competition has been dominated by teams in Tameside with Ashton United the most successful side - winning the trophy on 15 occasions. The clubs last success came back in 2003.

Second-placed Droylsden on 13 last won the cup in 2011 while Mossley in third with 11 wins are the last Evo-Stik League club to triumph in 2016 after a 3-1 victory over Stalybridge Celtic, their fourth win in five seasons.

The cup was lifted by FC United of Manchester for the second consecutive time last season after their 3-2 penalty shoot out win against Trafford FC. 

Premier Cup Winners Photo
2017-18 Frank Hannah Manchester Premier Cup Final
FilmMyMatch highlights of FC United of Manchester's 3-2 Penalty victory over Trafford FC at Ewen Fields.

Round Dates

Round Date
Final To be confirmed Result
Semi-Final 05/02/19 Results
Quarter-Final 13/11/18 to 14/11/18 Results
1st Round 08/10/18 to 09/10/18 Results
Preliminary Round to 19/09/18 Results

To speak to somebody at Manchester FA, contact:

Competitions@ManchesterFA.com
0161 225 1966

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