Judgement day beckons for Magpies

Chorley Citizen: Magpie Army: Hundreds of fans are expected to travel to Buxton on Saturday

11:56am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A black and white army will descend on Buxton on Saturday for Chorley FC’s day of destiny.

Chorley 3 Stocksbridge Park Steels 1

12:06pm Monday 14th April 2014

TWO quickfire goals of stunning execution set up another vital victory for league leaders Chorley against already-relegated Stocksbridge Park Steels.

Flitcroft: Crunch clash won’t decide title

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

1:10pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

CHORLEY boss Garry Flitcroft insists tonight’s huge trip to Evo-Stik League Premier Division title rivals FC United will not decide the destination of the championship – but admits the winners will take a big advantage into the last few games of the season.

13-1...Rampant Chorley serve up a treat

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft

8:58am Monday 7th April 2014

Chorley 13 Droylsden 1

Chorley up shirt ante

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

3:20pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

CHORLEY Football Club have issued a final call for businesses wishing to sign up to the CFC 200 Club.

Bacup and Rossendale Borough ready to hit back

Chorley Citizen: Bacup manager Brent Peters

1:20pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

BACUP and Rossendale Borough are in action tonight as they bid to climb out of the North West Counties League Premier Division relegation zone.

Chorley return to top of table

10:14am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

DALE Whitham’s goal moved Chorley back to the top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division table with a 1-0 home win over Witton Albion.

Dean machine keeps Chorley bid alive

Chorley Citizen: James Dean was on target

8:38am Monday 31st March 2014

Ilkeston 2 Chorley 3

Saturday non-league preview: Magpies face a battle to return to the top

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

9:30am Friday 28th March 2014

CHORLEY make the trip to Derbyshire tomorrow to take on relegation-threatened Ilkeston Town on the back of a defeat that meant they missed the chance to go top of the Evo-Stik League Premier Division.

Chorley bid is back on track

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:45am Monday 24th March 2014

Chorley 5 Nantwich Town 1

Evo-Stik League: Chorley bid to recover from shock week

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

10:00am Friday 21st March 2014

TITLE favourites Chorley bid to recover from a rare bad week as they aim to get back to winning ways and take another step towards the Evo-Stik League Premier Division title tomorrow.

Flitcroft still backing Magpies to march to title

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft

9:40am Wednesday 19th March 2014

GARRY Flitcroft insists faltering Chorley remain the favourites to win the Evo-Stik League Premier Division despite their defeat to title rivals AFC Fylde in the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy final.

Leaders Chorley ready for revenge

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Genesis side were on target twice against Clitheroe.

2:30pm Friday 14th March 2014

CHORLEY will be bidding to secure swift revenge on Rushall Olympic when they travel to the West Midlands in tomorrow.

Brandon powers to the rescue

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:35am Monday 3rd March 2014

Witton Albion 2 Chorley 2

Saturday non-league preview: Darlo set for visit to Padiham’s Arbories

Chorley Citizen: Steve Wilkes' Padiham were beaten

6:28pm Friday 28th February 2014

PADIHAM could welcome a bumper travelling support to the Arbories tomorrow when they host Darlington in Evo-Stik First Division North.

Flitcroft remains upbeat

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:23am Thursday 27th February 2014

CHORLEY boss Garry Flitcroft is hoping his side can bounce back from their midweek defeat at Rushall Olympic on Tuesday night by picking up three points at Witton Albion this weekend.

Call of Duty for Jack Catterall

Chorley Citizen: something special: Jack Catterall

3:21pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

Chorley professional boxer Jack Catterall is in final training for his next professional bout, his first of 2014.

Tuesday non-league preview: Chorley ready for Olympic challenge

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:38am Tuesday 25th February 2014

CHORLEY will be bidding to move six points clear at the top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division when they host Rushall Olympic tonight.

Magpies fight for hard-earned point

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

9:08am Monday 24th February 2014

Grantham Town 1 Chorley 1

Saturday non-league preview: Salmoners in the mood for an upset

Chorley Citizen: Darwen left to kick their heels after rain

7:58am Friday 21st February 2014

AFC Darwen will be hoping to use their stunning 7-2 First Division Challenge Cup victory over Leek CSOB to spring a surprise on Runcorn Town tomorrow.

Saturday interview: When we win the league I’ll shave my moustache

Chorley Citizen: Andrew Teague

12:00pm Saturday 15th February 2014

ANDREW Teague has a reputation as “a nutter” on the football pitch – according to his own mother.

Winter Olympic heartache for Chorley's Stacey Kemp

Chorley Citizen: Winter Olympic heartache for Chorley's Stacey

11:50am Wednesday 12th February 2014

Stacey Kemp and David King suffered further heartache in the Winter Olympics as Kemp fell for a second time.

Dhar steps up as Chorley coach

Chorley Citizen: Gaurav Dhar

8:14am Tuesday 11th February 2014

FORMER professional Guarav Dhar has been appointed player-coach at Chorley Cricket Club.

Tuesday non-league preview: Darwen bidding for last four spot

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

7:48am Tuesday 11th February 2014

CHORLEY can extend their lead at the top of the Evo-Stik League Premier Division to five points if they beat struggling Frickley Athletic at Victory Park tonight. (7.45pm).

Flitcroft hails an ideal display

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft

8:56am Monday 10th February 2014

Kings Lynn Town 0 Chorley 2

Chorley hit the final after Darwen win

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

11:20am Friday 7th February 2014

CHORLEY are through to the final of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy for the 32nd time in the club’s history after seeing off the plucky challenge of North West Counties League First Division side AFC Darwen at the County Ground in Leyland.

Chorley 3 Stamford 0

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft

8:36am Monday 3rd February 2014

Chorley 3 Stamford 0

Blyth Spartans 3 Chorley 1

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

1:31pm Monday 27th January 2014

TITLE-CHASING Chorley came unstuck for the first time on the travels since mid-September against a spirited Blyth Spartans’ side in a game which was effectively decided by two goals in two minutes immediately before half-time.

Sutherland honoured by Chorley

Chorley Citizen: James Sutherland

4:20pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

AUSTRALIAN cricket chief James Sutherland has expressed fond memories of his playing days in Lancashire after accepting an honorary life membership from Chorley Cricket Club.

New talent at Chorley Cricket Club

4:11pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Exciting young talent Mohammed Jamal will be Chorley Cricket Club’s professional for the 2014 season.

Grand venue for squash ace Laura Massaro

4:10pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Chorley’s squash ace Laura Massaro has competed at some impressive venues across the world but they do not come much grander than the setting for the Tournament of Champions.

Standing ovation for the Chorley winners

Chorley Citizen: Chorley celebrate one of their four goals 	Picture: KIPAX

4:09pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Chorley 4 Skelmersdale 1

Chorley 4 Skelmersdale United 1

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Genesis side were on target twice against Clitheroe.

2:26pm Monday 20th January 2014

'A MAMMOTH effort' was delighted Chorley manager Garry Flitcroft’s verdict after seeing his gutsy battlers shrug off their midweek FA Trophy disappointment and take a giant stride towards the NPL Premier Division title in an enthralling shoot-out with the current league leaders.

Chorley face title rivals Skelmersdale

Chorley Citizen: Leigh Genesis manager Garry Flitcroft

11:50am Friday 17th January 2014

FA TROPHY heroes Chorley have the chance to make a huge stride towards promotion when they welcome title-rivals and current Evo-Stik Premier Division leaders Skelmersdale United to Victory Park tomorrow.

Champion response is aim for Chorley

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley are on the road tomorrow

3:10pm Thursday 16th January 2014

GARRY Flitcroft has urged his Chorley players to use the disappointment of their cruel FA Trophy exit to inspire them to win promotion to Conference North, as champions.

Penalty heartache for magnificent Magpies

Chorley Citizen: Chorley boss Garry Flitcroft applauds the home fans after his side were denied a place in the last eight of the FA Trophy. The Magpies were beaten 6-5 on penalties by Tamworth after a 2-2 draw. See page 33       Picture KIPAX

10:40am Wednesday 15th January 2014

CHORLEY’S FA Trophy run came to a cruel end as they were beaten 6-5 on penalties by Conference Premier side Tamworth at Victory Park last night.

Running across country

5:22pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club member Christine Sweatman, undertook the Greater Manchester X-C Champs at Leigh rather than the Lancashire ones at Blackburn, and did well as 40th lady in 35:40.

Travelling army backs Chorley Magpies

Chorley Citizen: NOT CLOSE ENOUGH: James Dean went close

5:21pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

TAMWORTH 1 CHORLEY 1

Roar us to victory in replay, urges Chorley chairman

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley are on the road tomorrow

11:10am Tuesday 14th January 2014

CHORLEY chairman Ken Wright has called on football fans from across the area to get down to Victory Park tonight and roar the Magpies on to one of the biggest wins in their history.

Chorley still alive in FA Trophy

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft

11:08am Monday 13th January 2014

The FA Trophy dream lives on for Garry Flitcroft’s unflappable Magpies who fully deserve their place in today’s quarter-finals draw after another performance full of character against Skrill Premier opponents in a rousing cup-tie.

Garry Flitcroft praises travelling Magpies

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

11:09am Monday 13th January 2014

Garry Flitcroft is relishing the chance of taking on Tamworth again tomorrow.

FA Trophy: Tamworth 1 Chorley 1

Chorley Citizen: Scan this image with your iPhone, tablet or Android device to bring the page alive

5:41pm Saturday 11th January 2014

CHORLEY will get another shot at FA Trophy glory after drawing with Skrill Premier outfit Tamworth at The Lamb this afternoon.

Flitty’s keen on more glory days

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft

8:00am Saturday 11th January 2014

WANDERING through the maze of corridors underneath Victory Park’s creaking main stand, the reminders of Chorley’s history and tradition are everywhere.

FA Trophy: Magpies confident of another upset

Chorley Citizen: Sam Ashton

8:30am Friday 10th January 2014

CHORLEY penalty hero Sam Ashton believes the Magpies can pull off another FA Trophy upset at Skrill Premier side Tamworth tomorrow.

Flitcroft will recall stars for Trophy tie

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

7:31am Thursday 9th January 2014

CHORLEY manager Garry Flitcroft admitted he could not jeopardise a potential trip to Wembley by naming a full-strength line-up for his side’s Evo-Stik League Doodson Cup defeat to Witton Albion.

Under-strength Chorley crash out of Doodson Sport Cup to Witton Albion

10:26am Wednesday 8th January 2014

A YOUTHFUL Chorley side crashed out of the Evo-Stik League Doodson Sport Cup at the last-16 stage last night as they went down 4-1 at home to Premier Division rivals Albion.

Chorley boss Flitcroft wants to keep winning habit

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Genesis side were on target twice against Clitheroe.

12:10pm Tuesday 7th January 2014

CHORLEY turn their attentions away from their double glory tilt tonight as they focus on another cup competition.

Magpies close the gap at top

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft

8:25am Monday 6th January 2014

Chorley 3 Grantham Town 1

Chorley defeat AFC Fylde

Chorley Citizen: Leigh Genesis manager Garry Flitcroft

10:44am Thursday 2nd January 2014

CHORLEY continued their fine form in the Evo-Stik League Premier Division with a 3-1 home win over AFC Fylde.

Magpies show their Steel

Chorley Citizen: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:11am Monday 30th December 2013

Stocksbridge Park Steels 2 Chorley 2 





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