Chester beat Accrington Stanley
3-0 in a behind-closed-doors friendly at the Deva
on Monday. Striker Akwasi Asante returned from injury
to open the scoring midway through the first half
with Cain Noble netting twice in the second period
to complete the victory.
Chester: Griffiths; Morgan (Thomson
68), Burke, Macready, Waters, Crilly, G Roberts
(Ruffer 57), Murray (Noble 57), Elliott (Hampson
57), Dudley (Rubin 57), Asante (Hayes 30).
15 November 2019
Due to a waterlogged pitch,
Saturday’s lague game at Gateshead has been
11 November 2019
YOUTH TEAM VICTORY
In front of a great crowd
of 434, the Youth Team beat Hartlepool United 3-0
tonight in the first round of the National League
Football Academy Cup. On target for the young Blues
were Harrison Burke, Will Goodwin and Stuart Crilly,
with the visitors scoring a late consolation goal.
This is the first season the cup has been played
for and 29 teams have entered the competition.
FA TROPHY DRAW
Chester have been handed
an away tie at Brackley Town in the first round
the the FA Trophy. The match is due to take place
on Saturday 23 November, kick-off 15.00hrs. The
clubs have since agreed that should there be a draw
then a replay will take place at Chester.
6 November 2019
CHESHIRE SENIOR CUP
Chester have been handed
a home tie in the second round of the Cheshire Senior
Cup against Stockport Town. The tie is expected
too be played in the week commencing 6 January 2020.
4 November 28 2019
BLUES MAKE THEIR POINT
Chester battled to a hard
earned point at Brackley Town on Saturday to keep
themselves in second place in the table. The Blues
took an early lead through
a fine Bradley Jackson effort on nine minutes before
Brackley, unbeaten at home in 11 months, drew level
ten minutes later through Thierry Audel.
Despite losing Danny Livesey through injury at the
break, Chester had the better of the exchanges in
the second half and finished the stronger of the
Joint manager Bernard Morley said: “The pleasing
thing for me and Jonno was the reaction after half
time. I thought the first half we were off it, the
second half we took the game to them on their home
patch. Both sides probably believed they could have
won it and we made some really important blocks
but going the other way I thought we played the
better football second half and unfortunate not
to take all three points.”
gave ourselves a platform early doors but then
we go and concede again from our own mistakes.
But it works both ways, both teams will always
make excuses about why the concede but the good
thing is that from that point we have defended
“We’ve not won in
five but we are in every single game that we play.
We played top of the league last week and were
unfortunate to come away with nothing and we play
a side that have been one of the best sides in
this league for the past four of five years and
come away and match them in every department.”
Chester are next in action
on Saturday when they are at home to ninth placed
Alfreton Town, kick-off 15.00hrs.
after Brackley draw
© Rick Matthews
Chester have been handed an away tie at Brackley Town in the first round of the FA Trophy.
Youth Team cup success.
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