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BREAKING | PRE-SEASON FIXTURE ADDED & HOME OPENER OPPONENT CONFIRMED!

Manchester Storm are delighted to announce a pre-season fixture has been added as we prepare to #ReturnToTheShelter! On Wednesday 22nd September we take on Coventry Blaze on home ice in pre-season action. The club can confirm doors will open at 6.30PM, ready for a 7.30PM face-off. The clubs first competitive fixture will be on Saturday…

BREAKING | EXCITING FORWARD FRANKIE MELTON RETURNS TO MANCHESTER!

Manchester Storm are delighted to announce the return of Frankie Melton, most recently of Wichita Thunder (ECHL). The American forward did manage to ice twice for Wichita in the 2020-21 ECHL season, which was heavily restricted by the pandemic. Before that, Melton made 16 appearances for the Storm and racked up 15 points (7G 8A),…

BREAKING | Manchester Storm announce return of Tyson Fawcett ahead of 2021/22 Elite League season!

Manchester Storm are excited to announce the return of Tyson Fawcett for his second full EIHL campaign. The speedy forward has made 49 EIHL and 14 Elite Series appearances for the Storm, which has produced 17 goals and 19 assists. The battling style of Fawcett has endeared him with the Storm fanbase and his return…

BREAKING | Cam Critchlow returns to Manchester!

Manchester Storm are delighted to announce the return of Cam Critchlow, for his second full EIHL campaign. The experienced forward has made 45 EIHL league and 14 EIHL Series appearances which collectively have produced 39 points (11G 28A). The two-way forward has performed consistently in a Storm jersey and has become a well-respected member of…

NEWS | Manchester Storm announce key dates for the diary and season ticket update!

RETURN TO THE STORM SHELTER Manchester Storm are delighted to announce two key dates for your diary as we edge closer to the #ReturnToTheShelter! The return to the ‘Storm Shelter’ will take place on Sunday 19th September! This will be our pre-season fixture ahead of the 2021/22 campaign and the first opportunity to see the…

BREAKING | Franchise cornerstone Dallas Ehrhardt returns for fifth Elite League season!

Manchester Storm are excited to announce the return of captain and franchise cornerstone Dallas Ehrhardt for his fifth full EIHL season. The blueliner is the most capped player in franchise history, with 249 outings for the club. The dual-national has also represented Great Britain (since 2018) and has made 20 international appearances, whilst squaring off against…

BREAKING | Scott Simmonds returns to Manchester ahead of Elite League season

Manchester Storm are delighted to announce the return of forward Scott Simmonds for the 2021-22 season.   The excellent two-way forward was our leading point getter for the Elite Series, with an impressive 6 goals and 12 assists in just 14 appearances. In his first professional season, Simmonds had 22 points (12G 10A) in 49 EIHL…

BREAKING | Manchester Bring in 6ft 7 defenceman to bolster blueline

Manchester Storm are excited to announce the signing of blueliner Marc McNulty, most recently of Fehérvári Titánok (Erste Liga). The 26-year-old Canadian was drafted by Detroit Red Wings in 2013 (169th overall) and standing at a towering 6ft7, McNulty is unsurprisingly known for his body-first defensive style. The defenceman developed his craft in the highly competitive…

NEWS | Fixtures announcement set for 5 August

As preparations for the upcoming season continue, the Elite League’s ten teams have agreed that the fixtures for season 2021/22 will be released on Thursday 5 August 2021. All teams are closely following the relaxation of restrictions across each of the four home nations, and actively working with their arenas to ensure that the return of fans…

NEWS | 2021/22 Elite League Season Ticket Update

Manchester Storm are delighted to announce key details for our 2021/22 Elite League season ticket that will cover ALL 31 Elite League and Challenge Cup group fixtures at the Storm Shelter! What’s included? Experience every moment of magic live at the Storm Shelter during the 2021/22 Elite League season by taking in all 31 League…

Storm make statement as new season campaign begins

A City United, following the Storm.. This is the message ahead of the 2021/22 Elite League season. A simple play on words on the surface, but underneath is a powerful message of unity after what has been a very tough period for not only the great City of Manchester, but the entire world. The Storm…

BREAKING | Linden Springer Is coming home for 2021/22 Elite League Season!

Manchester Storm are excited to announce the return of fan favourite Linden Springer! The blueliner temporarily left the EIHL in 2020 to take-up a coaching role in his hometown with the Lloydminster Bobcats but will be heading back to Manchester for his third season in the city. The hard-hitting style of Springer has seen him…