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Keeper Imogen’s Red Devils dream comes true

A Lancashire schoolgirl has described signing for Manchester United as “a dream come true”.

Andy Teague

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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Paul Robinson has retired from professional football

Clarets keeper Paul Robinson retires from professional football

Goalkeeper Paul Robinson has confirmed he is to retire, following an 18-month stint at Burnley.
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.

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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Michael Jennings with British welterweight belt back in 2005.

New football focus at Jennings’ gym

The reputation of the Jennings gym in Coppull is growing all the time – not just in the boxing world, but the word is spreading in football as well.

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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.

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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The boys in their new PNE strips

Youl goes back to his roots and starts Congo fan club

Youl Mawene admits he is still “on a high” after returning from his first pilgrimage to Africa in search of his roots.

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.
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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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England boss Gareth Southgate

A second open-age team for Chorley Ladies

Chorley Ladies FC are celebrating after being awarded a £1,500.00 ‘Grow the Game’ grant, something that has attracted praise from England boss Gareth Southgate.

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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Magpies kicking off with visit from Wanderers

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

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Free £5 FA Cup final bet for every reader

Premier League champions Chelsea take on Arsenal this Saturday in the FA Cup final, with the Gunners left with something to prove after missing out on Champions League qualification for the first time in 20 years.

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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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