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Chorley FC

Vital victory boosts Magpies’ play-off hopes

Chorley 1 Gainsborough 0

A much needed win reignited Chorley’s National League North play-off hopes and in the end was more comfortable than the scoreline suggests.

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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Magpies looking to avenge Trinity defeat

Chorley will be gunning for revenge this weekend when they welcome National League North strugglers Gainsborough Trinity to Victory Park.

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Jason Walker

FC United 0, Chorley 0

The Magpies poor form in front of goal continued as they had to settled for a point in a 0-0 draw at FC United .

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Lee Molyneux has joined Chorley

Magpies boosted by Molyneux capture ahead of FC United clash

Assistant boss Jamie Vermiglio believes the capture of experienced campaigner Lee Molyneux could propel Chorley to the National League North play-offs.

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Lee Molyneux during his spell at Morecambe

Magpies swoop for Molyneux

Chorley have snapped up former Morecambe winger Lee Molyneux

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Adam Dodd was sent off (photo: Josh Vosper)

Non-league round-up

Ten-man Bamber Bridge were left to rue a missed penalty and had to settle for a 0-0 draw in the NPL First Division North against Skelmersdale United at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Alex Newby in action for Clitheroe

New boy Newby’s Magpies challenge

Chorley boss Matt Jansen hopes new signing Alex Newby can follow in the footsteps of free-scoring Nick Haughton.

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Josh O'Keefe celebrates after finding the back of the net

Chorley 2, North Ferriby United 2

Chorley missed the chance to climb into a play-offs slot with a below-par performance against relegation certainties North Ferriby.
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Chorley FC supporter Rita Charnley, 83, left, on the terraces with her trademark  box of sweets

Tributes to Golden Girl Rita, a Chorley FC ‘hero’

A football club is mourning the death of one of its true stalwart supporters.

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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Basement boys’ visit is a ‘horrible’ one for Matt

Chorley boss Matt Jansen has labelled his team’s home match against relegation certainties North Ferriby United as ‘one of those horrible games to play’.

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Marcus Carver was sent off

Ten-man Magpies hang on to earn a point

Darlington 2 Chorley 2

Chorley twice came from behind to earn a point against relegation-threatened Darlington despite playing the last 10 minutes plus seven of added time with 10 men.

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Nick Haughton (right) celebrates his final goal for Chorley against Curzon Ashton before moving to Salford City

Chorley boss Matt Jansen backs Nick Haughton for Football League return

Matt Jansen says departing loan star Nick Haughton can still make a career for himself in the Football League despite leaving Fleetwood Town.

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Regan Linney

Brig boss thrilled by Nightingale capture

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds believes the signing of Lewis Nightingale is a real statement of intent by the club

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The players celebrate after Nick Haughton (right) scores Chorley's second goal (photo: Josh Vosper)

Jansen turns attention to replacing loan star

Matt Jansen admits losing Nick Haughton is a massive blow but the Chorley boss says the Magpies will be working hard to fill the void left by the loan star.

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Nick Haughton in action for Chorley on Saturday (photo: Josh Vosper)

Curzon Ashton 0, Chorley 2

Chorley finally ended a four-match goal drought, scoring for the first time in over 400 minutes’ football on the way to a well-deserved 2-0 victory on Tameside.
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Kieran Charnock in action for Bamber Bridge last Saturday against Mossley

The Big Interview: Kieran Charnock

Kieran Charnock is not one to shout from the roof tops about his footballing career.

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Matt Jansen

Magpies will appeal Challinor’s red card

Chorley have launched an appeal to try and get defender Matt Challoner’s red card in Tuesday’s Kidderminster draw overturned.

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Andrew Teague is set to make his 300th appearance

Teague is honoured to join Chorley’s 300 club

Hot yoga is the secret for Magpies skipper Andrew Teague as he eyes another promotion.

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Matt Urwin saved a late penalty

Beaten Magpies need to find the killer instinct

Chorley 0 Harrogate Town 1

This was another wake-up call for the shot-shy Magpies in the National League North, writes MIKE NEILD.

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Scott Leather (right) faces a fitness test before Saturdays visit of Harrogate Town

Matt targets revival after Magpies’ defeat

Matt Jansen is confident that Chorley will not have a problem bouncing back from their New Year’s Day defeat to Southport when they host Harrogate Town tomorrow.

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