Danny Chapman

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Danny made his debut for Weedon FC at the tender age of 14 and went on to make over 400 appearances between 1995-2007, playing and captaining for the Saturday and Sunday Teams in both the Northants Combination Premier Division & Sunday Combination Premier Division.

Danny went on to win numerous trophies and awards including winning Players’ player and Managers’ player on 3 separate occasions throughout his career. Unfortunately a serious knee injury at the age of 26 meant he was forced to retire from playing football early in 2007.

Danny later came back to the manage the reserve team in the 2009/10 season winning the reserves division two cup in his first season managing. He has since moved onto managing the first team for a few seasons before going back to manage the reserve team and winning the reserve division two league in 2014.

“For me being a part of this club is all I know, I eat, sleep, breathe the dons! It’s a delight to be able to give something back to the youngsters of the village!” - Coach Danny Chapman

In 2014 Danny help set up the youth division of Weedon FC and managed the under 8s team, now current Club Secretary and managing the new under 7s helps running the adults and veterans team.