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Matt Jansen column

Chorley boss writes for the Lancashire Post

The law of averages says if you keep playing well and dominating your opponents, you’ll ultimately win more games than you don’t.

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Goalscorer Josh Wilson

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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Alex Newby on the attack at FC United last Friday night (photo: Josh Vosper)

Exclusive Matt Jansen column

Chorley boss writes for the Lancashire Post

We’ve had a busy time at the Chorley Group Victory Park Stadium over the past 10 days or so, more off the field than on it.

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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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Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Where to get your non-league football fix with AFC Fylde, Chorley, Bamber Bridge, Lancaster City and others all in action this weekend

There’s plenty of choice when it comes to taking in a non-league game across Lancashire this weekend.

Lee Molyneux during his spell at Morecambe

Magpies swoop for Molyneux

Chorley have snapped up former Morecambe winger Lee Molyneux

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FC United are next up on Friday night and we beat them in a lively game in October (photo: Josh Vosper)

Matt Jansen’s non-league column

Performances have by no means warranted some of the results we’ve had this season.

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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.

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 (photo: Josh Vosper)

Chorley boss Matt Jansen’s weekly column

Clean sheets are vital if you want to win football matches.

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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.

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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Josh Wilson in action at Darlington (photos: Josh Vosper)

NEW: Exclusive Matt Jansen column

Chorley boss Matt Jansen writes exclusively for the Lancashire Post

We’re more than halfway through the 2017-18 season now and things are starting to take shape at the Chorley Group Victory Park Stadium, for what will be an exciting 

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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

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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