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Magpies boss targets another push for promotion in National League North

Boss Matt Jansen believes the Magpies are in a stronger position than last year, but he is keen to keep progressing the club.

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Terry Gornell (left) in action earlier in pre-season

Gornell is two-goal hero in derby battle

Bamber Bridge 0 Chorley 4

The Magpies came out on top in their derby friendly against neighbours Brig at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Terry Gornell in action for Chorley against Bolton Wanderers. Photo credit: Josh Vosper

Chorley striker Gornell hoping to learn from boss Jansen

Chorley boss Matt Jansen has just signed a new long-term deal and one person who is looking forward to working with the ex-Blackburn Rovers striker is new Magpies hit-man Terry Gornell.

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Chorley assitant boss Jamie Vermiglio

Jamie: Good start is key to our chances this term

Chorley assistant boss Jamie Vermiglio says a good start is key to Chorley’s chances of battling it out at the top of the National League North once again this term.

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Chorley skipper Andy Teague in action against Bolton. Photo credit: Josh Vosper

Ex-Accy duo on fire but Bolton fight way back

Chorley assistant manager Jamie Vermiglio dubbed the Magpies’ 3-2 defeat to newly promoted Championship side Bolton a tale of two halves.

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Chorley chief executive Dave Riche,  vice-chairman Graham Watkinson, manager Matt Jansen and chairman Ken Wright

Jansen signs new deal with Chorley

Chorley boss Matt Jansen has agreed a new long term contract with the club

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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

REVEALED: Chorley FC’s 2017/18 National League North fixture list

Chorley FC’s 2017/18 National League North fixture list has just been unveiled.

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Accrington Stanley V Blackpool FC at Storefirst Self Storage Stadium, Accrington.
Blackpool's Clark Robertson Clashes with Accrington's Terry Gornell.
31st July 2015

Gornell tipped to be a big hit at Victory Park

Chorley boss Matt Jansen hopes their latest football league signing Terry Gornell can have the same impact as last term’s big name summer signing Stephen Jordan.

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Chorley assistant manager Jamie Vermiglio

Magpies are aiming to add experience

Chorley are giving trials to a number of players with Football League experience as they bid to add quality to the squad that just fell at the final promotion hurdle last season.

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Chorley's Jake Cottrell

New deal for Chorley star Jake

Chorley midfielder Jake Cottrell has penned a new deal that will keep him in the heart of the Magpies midfield for a fifth term.

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Josh Wilson in action for AFC Fylde.

Chorley make Wilson their first summer signing

Chorley have made their first summer signing.

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Chorley's away shirt

Magpies kicking off with visit from Wanderers

Chorley’s pre-season programme will kick off against Bolton Wanderers.

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Matt Jansen

Plans taking shape for pre-season as manager Jansen looks to strengthen

he dust has only just settled on an epic National League North season but Chorley are already looking ahead.

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Ken Wright (above) has become the new owner of Chorley FC alongside fellow Board member and club secretary Graham Watkinson

Big interview: Chorley FC chief Ken Wright

Ken Wright has a little chuckle to himself when he sums up the job of being Chorley chairman.

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Ken Wright

New era dawns for ambitious Magpies

Chorley chairman Ken Wright is hoping his and fellow board member Graham Watkinson’s acquisition of the club will herald an exciting new era at Victory Park.

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Ken Wright

Chorley FC announce new owners

Chairman Ken Wright and fellow board member Graham Watkinson are the new owners of Chorley Football Club.

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Chorley boss Matt Jansen salutes the fans after the play-off final defeat at Halifax (PHOTO CREDIT JOSH VOSPER)

Jansen vows ‘We’ll be back with a vengeance next year’

Chorley boss Matt Jansen says his men will lick their wounds after their heartbreaking extra-time play-off final defeat at FC Halifax and come back fighting once again next term.

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Adam Blakeman celebrates his equaliser. PHOTO CREDIT: JOSH VOSPER

PLAY-OFF FINAL: Halifax 2 Chorley 1 (AET

The call from the club before the game was to evacuate Chorley and there certainly would not have been many locals pounding the streets of Market Walk at 3pm on Saturday as nearly 2,000 fans watched the Magpies agonisingly fall at the final hurdle as they lost to FC Halifax in extra time.

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