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About the Club

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In Brief

Founded: 2012

Current Division: Vanarama National League North
Home Stadium: Blackwell Meadows
Address: Grange Road, Darlington, County Durham DL1 5NR

Nicknames: The Quakers, Darlo
Main Sponsors 2019/20: Ebac

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Darlington FC - Official 2019/20 Home Kit

Black and white hooped shirt with fans names and black sleeves and trim. Black shorts with white trim. Black and white hooped socks.


Darlington FC - Official 2019/20 Away Kit

Red and black hooped shirt with black trim. Red shorts and socks with white detailing.

History and Honours

Stadium History

Blackwell Meadows / View Stadium
Northern Echo Darlington Arena

Club Honours

Northern Premier League Champions: 2015/16
Northern League Division 1 North Champions: 2014/15
Northern League Division 1 Champions: 2012/13

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1st Team Squad 2019/20

David Atkinson (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Adam Campbell (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Liam Connell (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  
Justin Donawa (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Chris Elliott (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  
Terry Galbraith (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Will Hatfield (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Ben Hedley (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Omar Holness (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Louis Laing (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Michael Liddle (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Gary Martin (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Sean Reid (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Jarrett Rivers (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Alex Storey (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Stephen Thompson (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Luke Trotman (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Jordan Watson (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Joe Wheatley (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  

Club Staff


Chief Executive Officer: David Johnston
Director: DFCSG (Darlington 1883 Supporters Society Limited)
Advisor to the Board: John Vickerman
Persons with Significant Interest: DFCSG (Darlington 1883 Supporters Society Limited)

Management & Coaching Staff

Manager: Alun Armstrong (Age 45 years) / Appointed 20th May 2019 (1 year, 5 months ago) /  Soccerbase  
Assistant Manager: Darren Holloway
Goalkeeping Coach: Jim Provatt

Former Managers

Tommy Wright (Oct 2017-May 2019) /  Soccerbase  
Phil Turnbull (Joint Caretaker Manager, Oct 2017) /  Soccerbase  
Gary Brown (Joint Caretaker Manager, Oct 2017)
Martin Gray (Jul 2012-Oct 2017) /  Soccerbase  
Craig Liddle (Caretaker Manager, Oct 2011-Jan 2012) /  Soccerbase  
Mark Cooper
Simon Davey
Steve Staunton
Colin Todd
Dave Penney
David Hodgson
Mick Tait
Tommy Taylor
Gary Bennett
Jim Platt
Paul Futcher
Alan Murray
Billy McEwan
Ray Hankin
Frank Gray
Brian Little
David Booth
Cyril Knowles
Billy Elliott
Len Walker
Peter Madden
Billy Horner
Dick Conner
Ralph Brand
Allan Jones
Ken Hale (Player/Manager)
Frank Brennan
Len Richley
Ray Yeoman
Jimmy Greenhalgh
Lol Morgan
Eddie Carr
Dick Duckworth
Bob Gurney
George Irwin
Bill Forrest
Jack English
Jack Surtess
Jack Carr
George Brown
George Collins
Jack Fairless
Jack English
Dick Jackson
W L Lane
Thomas H McIntosh

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Club Media

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