UoM Sport

Wythenshawe Sports Ground

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.


Wythenshawe Sports Ground boasts with 26 full-size outdoor football pitches and 1 rugby pitch spread across a huge 90 acre grass area. Pitches are available for hire for both sports and non-sports related events.

The ground has been host to a number of major international football festivals, tournaments and other sports events such as Softball and Ultimate Frisbee.

The facilities are regularly maintained by our experienced grounds staff, making sure you will have the best experience.

How to get here?

The best way to get to Wythenshawe Sports Ground is by taking the bus 41 and getting off at Orton Rd, Northern Moor.


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


Pitch hire per match

  • Student - £56.00
  • Staff - £72.00
  • Public - £82.00

For more information or to enquire about booking a pitch please call us or email us.

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

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Wythenshawe Sports Ground Willenhall Road Wythenshawe M23 0BD

+44 (0)161 306 9973

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The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK

Purple Door opposite the Students' Union

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