Welcome to Bridge Junior Football Club

Established in 1994, Bridge Junior Football Club is based in Bamford, Rochdale.

We have achieved FA Charter Standard at Development level.
We have 27 squads from Under 5s to Under 16s for Juniors plus Over 16s for Bridgeability.

Team and Training Information

At a glance Contact details.

Click the Team link for Team Page


Tuesday 2nd October 2018 to Saturday 23rd March 2019

(no sessions between 17th December 2018 and 1st January 2019 inclusive)

Any cancelations by teams, for any reason at any time, require at least 3 days notice given to respective centre

No amendment to your bookings will be sanctioned without coming through the club

No extra bookings will be taken without payment as you play

Venue Codes - for directions, see box at top right of page

SF = Soccer Factory
MM = Matthew Moss
HF = Holy Family, Heywood
HH = Hopwood Hall, Middleton


Can Parents show managers the common courtesy and respect of notifying them if you are unable to get your child to training, or on matchday, as soon as you know you are unable to attend to allow managers to plan accordingly.

Training Schedule

Winter Training Programme - 2nd Oct 2018 to 23rd March 2019 inclusive.

Team Manager Phone Number Venue Day Time
GoalKeeping Dave Kelly 07590 215572  
Bridgeability U16s Gary Smith 07918 176917 SF Outside Thursday 5.30-6.30
Bridgeability 16+ Gary Smith 07918 176917 HH Monday 5-6
Under 6 Academy Lionel Banham 07960115880 SF Saturday 9-10
Under 7 Hawks Rob Sutton 07727 657483 SF Thursday 6-7
Under 8 Hawks Joe McGrath 07880 734970 SF Wednesday 6-7
Under 8 Eagles Mark Dunning 07855 783199 SF Wednesday 6-7
Under 9 Hawks Richard Chapman 07879 468771 SF Wednesday 6-7
Under 9 Eagles Richard Rhodes 07976 355007 SF Wednesday 6-7
Under 10 Hawks Jason Hirst 07891 070813 SF Wednesday 6-7
Under 10 Eagles Lee Thompson 07593 967239 SF Thursday 6-7
Under 11 Hawks Mike Stretton 07825 099220 SF Thursday 6-7
Under 11 Eagles Gary Mongan 07876 797921 SF Wednesday 6-7
Under 12 Eagles Nick Davies 07727 025296 SF Wednesday 7-8
Under 13 Hawks Kris Kowalczuk 07738 365807 MM Wednesday 7-8
Under 13 Eagles Ian Robertson 07970 599195 SF Thursday 6-7
Under 14 Hawks Howard Woolfenden 07811 339494 SF Tuesday 6-7
Under 14 Eagles Saf Khan 07983 552670 SF Wednesday 7-8
Under 15 Hawks Ste George 07446 623983 MM Wednesday 7-8
Under 15 Eagles Gary Oldfield 07984 768357 SF Tuesday 6-7
Under 15 Girls Leighanne Carnall 07793 278641 HF Wednesday 5.30-6.30
Under 16 Hawks Russ Ganderton
07963 999311 MM Wednesday 6-7

Any slots being cancelled for one off special reasons such as school events, etc. must be notified 4 days in advance to the relevant centre. This is to allow the centre time to reallocate that week as a casual booking, otherwise the Bridge team manager cancelling late will be billed for the cancelation.

Club Officials Telephone
Club Secretary Barry Woodburn 07796 641300
Club Treasurer/Chair Dave Robinson  
Club Welfare Officer Mike Rudkowskyj 07706 381297
Bridge OfficerDave Kelly 07590 215572
Bridge Officer Ste Lord  
Bridge Officer Duncan Welsby  
Bridge OfficerGary Oldfield  
Bridge OfficerGabor Marsi  

Bridge Junior Football Club is a Registered Company. Registered Company Number 07976363. Registered Charity Number: 1147961
Registered Office: Bridge JFC. Hollin Lane. Bamford. Rochdale. Lancashire. OL11 5PW