Carlisle United

If you are looking to travel away to watch your club play Carlisle United you will thoroughly enjoy the great atmosphere at Brunton Park.

Be sure to head over to our in depth guide to Brunton Park away fans to find all of the essential information regarding the fastest route to and from the stadium, and also if there are any pubs, restaurants and cafés in the local area that are welcoming to visiting fans.

Carlisle Untied FC is a professional football club that play in League Two which is the fourth tier of English Football. Managed by Paul Simpson the side are currently fighting for promotion the League One.

In our Carlisle United Football Club guide, we showcase all of the required information regarding the squad, upcoming fixtures and results, and also the heritage of Carlisle United Football Club.

Carlisle United Registered Squad

Here is a list of the registered squad for Carlisle United 2023:

Goal Keepers

Tomas Holy18 (1)000
Louis Gray
Scott Simons
Gabriel Breeze
Jökull Andrésson7 (0)001


Jon Mellish24 (1)040
Sam Lavelle23 (0)140
Jonathan Toko Lema Dinzeyi
Paul Huntington11 (0)020
Jack Armer21 (1)041
Corey Whelan4 (1)000
Tom Wilson
Ben Barclay9 (2)020
Joshua Emmanuel3 (0)000
Jack Robinson5 (5)040
Josh Barnett
Aran Fitzpatrick
Josh O’Brien


Owen Moxon20 (1)240
Daniel Devine
Jamie Devitt
Sonny Hilton
Taylor Charters2 (4)000
Dylan McGeouch7 (2)010
Kelvin Etuhu
Finley Back15 (0)030
Jamie Armstrong
Jack Ellis4 (0)000
Nicolas Bollado
Lewis Bell
Alfie McCalmont11 (6)031
Callum Guy18 (1)040


Lewis Alessandra
Ryan Edmondson4 (10)000
Zach Clough
Daniel Butterworth4 (9)010
Sean Maguire15 (7)110
Jordan Gibson21 (3)720
Luke Plange12 (9)220
Joshua Kayode2 (0)000
Sam Fishburn
Joe Garner11 (7)460
Keighran Kerr
Romeo Park
Terry Ablade2 (11)010

Carlisle United Upcoming Fixtures

Upcoming GameCompetionOpponentVenue
Sat 16 15:00NorthamptonHome
Sat 23 15:00CheltenhamHome
Tue 26 15:00Fleetwood TownAway
Fri 29 19:00WiganAway
Mon 01 15:00Port ValeHome
Sat 06 15:00ExeterAway
Sat 13 15:00Oxford UtdHome
Sat 20 15:00CheltenhamAway
Sat 27 15:00BoltonHome
Sat 03 15:00Leyton OrientAway
Sat 10 15:00PortsmouthHome
Tue 13 19:45Burton AlbionAway
Sat 17 15:00Cambridge UtdHome
Sat 24 15:00Bristol RoversAway
Sat 02 15:00ReadingHome
Sat 09 15:00CharltonAway
Tue 12 19:45BarnsleyHome
Sat 16 15:00ShrewsburyAway
Sat 23 15:00StevenageHome
Fri 29 14:00PeterboroughAway
Mon 01 14:00Lincoln CityHome
Sat 06 14:00NorthamptonAway
Sat 13 14:00BlackpoolHome
Sat 20 14:00WycombeHome
Sat 27 14:00DerbyAway

Carlisle United Previous Results

05 Aug 2023Carlisle United v Fleetwood TownD1-1League One
08 Aug 2023Harrogate Town v Carlisle UnitedL1-0League Cup
12 Aug 2023Oxford United v Carlisle UnitedL1-0League One
15 Aug 2023Carlisle United v Wigan AthleticD1-1League One
19 Aug 2023Carlisle United v Exeter CityL0-2League One
26 Aug 2023Port Vale v Carlisle UnitedL1-0League One
02 Sep 2023Carlisle United v Shrewsbury TownW2-0League One
05 Sep 2023Accrington Stanley v Carlisle UnitedL1-0Football League Trophy
09 Sep 2023Stevenage v Carlisle UnitedD2-2League One
16 Sep 2023Lincoln City v Carlisle UnitedD1-1League One
23 Sep 2023Carlisle United v Derby CountyL0-2League One
30 Sep 2023Wycombe Wanderers v Carlisle UnitedL2-0League One
03 Oct 2023Carlisle United v Peterborough UnitedD1-1League One
07 Oct 2023Bolton Wanderers v Carlisle UnitedW1-3League One
10 Oct 2023Carlisle United v Nottingham Forest AcademyL0-2Football League Trophy
14 Oct 2023Carlisle United v Leyton OrientL0-1League One
21 Oct 2023Portsmouth v Carlisle UnitedL1-0League One
24 Oct 2023Carlisle United v Burton AlbionW2-1League One
28 Oct 2023Cambridge United v Carlisle UnitedL1-0League One
04 Nov 2023Leyton Orient v Carlisle UnitedL3-1FA Cup
11 Nov 2023Carlisle United v Bristol RoversL0-1League One
14 Nov 2023Carlisle United v Harrogate TownW2-0Football League Trophy
25 Nov 2023Carlisle United v Charlton AthleticD1-1League One
28 Nov 2023Reading v Carlisle UnitedL5-1League One
09 Dec 2023Blackpool v Carlisle UnitedL3-0League One

Manager History

23/02/2022 – 30/06/2025Paul SimpsonEngland26/07/1966
27/10/2021 – 22/02/2022Keith MillenEngland26/09/1966
11/10/2021 – 26/10/2021Gavin SkeltonEngland27/03/1981
26/11/2019 – 10/10/2021Chris BeechEngland16/09/1974
15/11/2019 – 24/11/2019Gavin SkeltonEngland27/03/1981
16/01/2019 – 13/11/2019Steven PressleyScotland11/10/1973
05/01/2019 – 13/01/2019Tommy WrightScotland10/01/1966
01/07/2018 – 03/01/2019John SheridanIreland01/10/1964
19/09/2014 – 30/06/2018Keith CurleEngland14/11/1963
01/09/2014 – 30/09/2014Paul ThirlwellEngland13/02/1979
01/10/2013 – 31/08/2014Graham KavanaghIreland02/12/1973
05/09/2013 – 30/09/2013Gustavo PoyetUruguay15/11/1967
03/11/2007 – 04/09/2013Greg AbbottEngland14/12/1963
03/10/2007 – 03/11/2008John WardEngland07/04/1951
13/08/2007 – 02/10/2007Greg AbbottEngland14/12/1963
18/06/2006 – 12/08/2007Neil McDonaldEngland02/11/1965
29/08/2003 – 17/06/2006Paul SimpsonEngland26/07/1966
01/07/2002 – 30/06/2003Roddy CollinsIreland07/08/1961
07/04/2002 – 30/06/2002Billy BarrEngland21/01/1969
01/07/2001 – 06/04/2002Roddy CollinsIreland07/08/1961
01/07/2000 – 30/06/2001Ian AtkinsEngland16/01/1957
01/07/1998 – 30/06/1999Nigel PearsonEngland21/08/1963
01/07/1996 – 30/06/1997Mervyn DayEngland26/06/1955
01/07/1993 – 30/06/1996Mick WadsworthEngland03/11/1950
01/07/1992 – 30/06/1994David McCreeryNorthern Ireland16/09/1957
01/04/1991 – 30/09/1992Aidan McCafferyEngland30/08/1957
01/07/1986 – 30/06/1987Harry GreggNorthern Ireland27/10/1932
01/07/1981 – 31/12/1984Tommy CraigScotland21/11/1950
01/07/1980 – 30/06/1985Bob StokoeEngland21/09/1930
01/07/1972 – 30/06/1975Alan AshmanEngland30/05/1928
01/07/1970 – 30/06/1972Ian MacFarlaneScotland26/01/1933
01/07/1968 – 30/06/1970Bob StokoeEngland21/09/1930
01/07/1967 – 30/06/1968Tim WardEngland17/09/1917
01/02/1963 – 30/06/1967Alan AshmanEngland30/05/1928
01/07/1960 – 31/01/1963Ivor PowellWales05/07/1916
01/05/1958 – 28/02/1960Andy BeattieScotland11/08/1913
01/07/1949 – 30/06/1951Bill ShanklyScotland02/09/1913
01/07/1938 – 30/06/1940David TaylorScotland05/08/1884
01/07/1935 – 30/06/1936Bob KellyEngland16/11/1893
01/04/1930 – 30/06/1933Billy HampsonEngland26/08/1882

Carlisle United Trophies

League Division FourRunner-up1963-64
League Division ThreeChampion1964-65
League Division ThreeRunner-up1981-82
League Division 3Champion1994-95
Football League TrophyRunner-up1994-95
Football League TrophyWinner1996-97
Football League TrophyRunner-up2002-03
League TwoChampion2005-06
Football League TrophyRunner-up2005-06
Football League TrophyRunner-up2009-10
Football League TrophyWinner2010-11


Carlisle United is a professional football club based in Carlisle, Cumbria, England. The club was formed in 1904 and has a rich history of ups and downs.

In terms of their style of play, Carlisle United is known for their attacking football and direct approach. They have a reputation for playing with pace and power, with a focus on quick counter-attacks and exploiting their opponents’ weaknesses.

Over the years, the club has had its fair share of successes and setbacks, including a brief stint in the top flight of English football in the 1970s. Despite their challenges, Carlisle United has remained a beloved and respected club among their fans and within the football community.

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