June 04 2019 22:29:29.
By Keith Long
- Beechy Girls and Ladies Team Trophies On Display
David Farrand enjoyed eight happy and memorable seasons with Beechfield United FC beginning in 2010 when he became Team Manager of the U/14's Girls team. Playing in the Bolton Bury and District League Beechy Girls enjoyed unrivaled success until the team disbanded at the end of the 2012/2013 season. But David carried on his role within the club when he took over as Boss of the Open Age Ladies team who joined the Greater Manchester Womens League at the start of the 2013/2014 season. The Ladies team remained part of the club for five seasons winning a few trophies that alongside the Girls trophies are now on display in the clubhouse. The list of trophies won during David's time with BUFC are as follows:
Season 2010/2011. Under 14's. BBDFL Section A Champions, Chairman's Cup Winners. BUFC Mike Bridgford Team of the Season.
Season 2011/2012. Under 15's. BBDFL Chairman's Cup Winners, Wigan Athletic Plate Winners.
Season 2012/2013. Under 16's. BBDFL Division 1 Champions, Chairman's Cup Winners, MCFA Youth Cup Runners -Up, St Osyth 7-A-Side Winners. David was named Manager of the Year at the club's Annual Presentation Event.
Season 2013/2014. Ladies Team. Clacton Ladies 7-A-Side Winners.
Season 2014/2015. Ladies Team. GMWFL Division 1 League Cup Runners-Up, Stanstock 7's Plate Winners, English Super Cup Round Robin Winners, Clacton 7-A-Side Runners-Up.
Season 2015/2016. Ladies Team. GMWFL Division 1 Runners-Up.
Season 2017/2018. Ladies Team. GMWFL Division 1 Runners-Up.