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Tamworth 3, Chorley 4

An epic victory on an afternoon of high drama edged Chorley closer to securing a place in the National League North play-offs.

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Matt Jansen

Chorley looking to bounce back against Tamworth

Two contentious penalties saw Chorley suffer defeat at the hands of Leamington last night in the National League North.

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Goalscorer Alex Newby

Magpies are timing their play-off bid just right

Chorley 2 Blyth Spartans 0

Chorley disposed of play-off chasing rivals Blyth with ease to claim sixth place in the National League North table, leaving Spartans’ own hopes hanging by a thread.

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Jake Cottrell, right, challenges for the ball during Chorley's win over AFC Telford United (photo: Josh Vosper)

Magpies ready for play-off six-pointer

A crucial play-off encounter awaits Chorley tomorrow when they welcome Blyth Spartans to Victory Park.

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Former Clitheroe forward Alex Newby

Newby exit has hit Blues harder than expected

Shawbridge boss Simon Haworth admits that Alex Newby’s departure has hit Clitheroe harder than he could have ever anticipated.

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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

AFC Telford United 1, Chorley 2

Chorley overcame a Telford side fighting for their National League North lives to register a valuable win and keep their own hopes of reaching the promotion play-offs very much alive.

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Chorley skipper Andy Teague

Jansen’s hoping for Bucks Fizz against Telford

Chorley will be looking to build on their solid results over Easter when they make the trip to AFC Telford United tomorrow.

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Alex Newby was on target (photo: Josh Vosper)

Magpies are forced to settle for another draw

York City 1 Chorley 1

A stunning strike by Alex Newby set Chorley on their way to a well-earned point against high-riding York who had to wait until the final quarter of the match to salvage a draw.

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Dale Whitham is suspended for the game against Spennymoor

Lancashire Trophy progress can boost Chorley’s play-off bid

Matt Jansen believes Chorley’s progression to the final of the LFA Challenge Trophy will act as a boost to their play-off ambitions.

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Matt Jansen

MATCH REPORT: Chorley 1 Lancaster 0

It was far from a blockbuster but Chorley are now one game away from lifting their 18th LFA Challenge Trophy after beating Lancaster 1-0 writes Rosie Swarbrick.

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Chorley's Marcus Carver in action against Boston

Jansen: Carver can fire us to play-offs

Chorley boss Matt Jansen hailed forward Marcus Carver as the Magpies head into a crunch Easter schedule.

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Current Lancaster City player Paul Jarvis struck the winning penalty for Chorley when the two sides met in the final of the LFA Challenge Trophy in 2016

Dolly Blues eye-up place in final by beating Chorley

Lancaster City boss Phil Brown is quietly confident his team can spring a surprise on Wednesday evening.
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Dale Whitham (far right) is sent off

Chorley 0, Boston United 1

Manager Matt Jansen identified a ‘slow start’ as the principal cause of Chorley’s third home defeat of the season  - all of them incidentally by the same scoreline.
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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Jansen hoping to springboard into play-offs

Chorley boss Matt Jansen has urged his men to use Tuesday night’s win over Spennymoor as the springboard for a push for the play-offs.

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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Chorley boss Jansen – We have to keep our focus

Chorley face another week with their feet up, but boss Matt Jansen says that his men need to be ready for a hectic two months.

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Chorley skipper Andrew Teague

Teague sets sights on play-off charge

Captain Andrew Teague has branded Chorley’s form since Christmas as ‘not good enough’.

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Josh Vosper

COMMERCIAL COLUMN: Community ethos is vital for us at Chorley FC

It’s hard to believe we are now in March and there’s only twelve games left of the season.

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Matt Jansen

Chorley boss Jansen keen for March momentum

Chorley boss Matt Jansen hopes the postponements caused by the Beast from the East can benefit his side, as he targets a momentous March to fire them into the play-offs.

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Josh Wilson in action against Nuneaton (photo: Josh Vosper)

Chorley boss Matt Jansen salutes impact of versatile Josh Wilson

Chorley boss Matt Jansen has praised the versatility of 11-goal striker Josh Wilson.

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Victory Park during a previous cold snap in 2013

Magpies’ match off after cold snap

Chorley’s home National League North clash against Stockport on Saturday has fallen victim to the weather.

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