Posts Tagged "Chester City"

100 Owners: Number 89 – Terry Smith (Chester City)

By on Jul 15, 2012 in History, Latest | 5 comments

There are several clubs which will turn up more than once on this list, and one of those is Chester City FC. The story of this particular clubs last twenty years is one that could fill a book on its own, but its demise can largely be traced to the activities of three men. One, Stephen Vaughan, is unlikely to openly become involved in the running of a football club...

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Chester FC & Northwich Victoria: Poles Apart In The Same Division

By on Apr 10, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 5 comments

End of season title deciders in non-league football have a tendency to bring out vastly inflated crowds which hint at the potential of a club were it to be playing at a higher level, and this weekend was no exception with a crowd of 5,009 people turning out at The Exacta Stadium in Chester to see Chester FC draw 1-1 with Northwich Victoria to lift the Premier...

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The Return Of The Vaughan(s) – Nemesis Of Chester, Barrow & Widnes

By on Mar 7, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 13 comments

It’s a familiar enough scene to anybody that has ever been to the movies. The bad guy gets shot, and some soothing music is played but, just as the audience settles down after the previous few minutes of tension, the music cranks up a notch and what we thought was his lifeless hand grips the handle of his gun again. There are some people in life who just keep...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 15/01/2012

By on Jan 15, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

This week’s non-league videos of the week features four matches from the Second Round of the FA Trophy. With only thirty-two teams left in the competition at this stage, the scent of a Wembley final is starting to drift into the air, and our four matches tonight feature twenty-five goals. First up is a match between two clubs that are owned by their...

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Match Of The Week: Chester 2-1 FC United Of Manchester

By on Jul 17, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

July, some say, is a little too early for the football season to start. The new season lumbers to life each year in the manner of a bear awakening from hibernation. We don’t merely leap to life, ready to jump into another year of those twin false gods of hope and despair, though. We have to be spoonfed our addiction, as if on a drip and we have to be cajoled...

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