West Didsbury & Chorlton 4 AFC Darwen 5

In a nine goal thriller here today at a rainy Recreation Ground, Darwen edged out West Didsbury & Chorlton, with new signing Chappy Massamba scoring four on his debut. For full match report, click on the result above.

AFC Darwen 0 Runcorn Linnets 1

27/9/2017. Darwen put up a brave performance against second in the league Runcorn Linnets, but could not get the goal that their second half display deserved. For full match report, click on the result.