UoM Sport

Wythenshawe Sports Ground

If you love football, you will love our sports ground in Wythenshawe. Located just 6 miles from the city campus in Manchester, it is one of the largest grass areas in the UK which is solely dedicated to football. You will find 26 full-size outdoor pitches and 1 rugby pitch on this huge 90 acre grass area, which you can hire for both sports and non-sports related events. If you play in one of our Campus Leagues or Athletic Union clubs you will get plenty of opportunity to use this first-class facility.

The ground has been host to a number of major international football festivals, tournaments and other sports events such as Softball and Ultimate Frisbee. We have a dedicated team of experienced grounds staff maintaining the pitches, so we know you won't be disappointed with the quality. You will also find modern showering and changing facilities and plenty of free parking on site!

For more information or to enquire about booking a pitch please contact the Wythenshawe Sports Ground using the contact details below.

Students may find that the number 41 bus route, is the easiest way to get to the grounds.

Please note that due to seasonal use by regular football teams, ad hoc pitch availability is limited.


  • 26 full size football pitches
  • Grass rugby pitch
  • Modern pavilion
  • Changing and showering facilities
  • Free car parking


Pitch hire (per match):

Student £56.00 | Staff £72.00 | Public £82.00

Contact us

Wythenshawe Sports Ground Willenhall Road Wythenshawe M23 0BD

+44 (0)161 306 9973

Photo looking across the Wythenshawe pitches.

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