Posts Tagged "Chester City"

Chester City: The Death, The Funeral & The Wake

Chester City: The Death, The Funeral & The Wake

By on Mar 10, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 11 comments

Anyone turning up at The High Court on The Strand in London this morning hoping or expecting to see fireworks was disappointed. There was to be no last minute impassioned speech, in the manner of Gregory Peck in “To Kill A Mockingbird”. For the second time in less than two weeks, the owners of Chester City Football Club didn’t even carry the common...

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Chester City – The End Of The Road & The Rebirth

Chester City – The End Of The Road & The Rebirth

By on Feb 26, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 25 comments

Send not for whom the bell tolls, it tolls for thee. The bell tolled for Chester City at just after 2.00 this afternoon. Against the predictions of many – myself included – the Football Conference made the right decision and expelled Chester City from its organisation. This evening isn’t a time for celebration. We should mourn the passing of the...

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Chester City: The Death Rattle – Part 14

Chester City: The Death Rattle – Part 14

By on Feb 23, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 17 comments

It almost feels as if we should be apologising for the amount of time that has been given over to Chester City on this site over the last few weeks. However, this story has unravelled into one of the most extraordinary football stories of recent times, and it still is not being reported to the extent that it should be elsewhere. With all of this in mind, we are...

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Chester City Reportedly Sold To The Danes

Chester City Reportedly Sold To The Danes

By on Feb 22, 2010 in Finance, Latest | 12 comments

Chester City, according to widespread reports today, are to be sold to the Danish consortium that expressed theirĀ  interest in buying the club a couple of weeks ago. This sale comes less than three days after a meeting of Chester Fans United at which it was made perfectly clear that CFU had a business plan in place to start up a new club when the new one expires....

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Chester City: The Death Rattle – Part 13

Chester City: The Death Rattle – Part 13

By on Feb 17, 2010 in Finance, Latest | 26 comments

Another seven days have passed. There are now less than twenty-four hours until the Football Conference meets to decide the future of Chester City. It’s yet another potentially pivotal moment in the season, but there is little reason to have any confidence that the authorities will put the club out of its misery and expel it from the Blue Square Premier. As...

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