WREXHAM MATCH DATE CHANGE
Chester’s home league match against
rivals Wrexham will be screened live by BT Sport
and will now take place on Monday 22 September,
The Chester Exiles Annual General Meeting
will take place on Thursday 25 July at The Jugged
Hare, 172 Vauxhall Bridge Road, Victoria, London
SW1V 1DX, starting at 19.30hrs.
1. Apologies for absence
2. Minutes of the 2013 Annual General Meeting
3. Matters arising
4. Chairman’s report
5. Accounts and Treasurer’s report
6. Secretary / Membership report
7. Committee reports:
7a. Press and Sponsorship
8. Election of officers
9. Any other business
The Exiles encourage as many members to come along
if you live or work close by (with apologies for
Exiles elsewhere in the UK and world!). We will
keep the official business to a minimum and then
carry on with a social and discuss how we as Exiles
can support the Club in the coming season. New ideas
and 2013 Minutes
ROONEY STRIKE EARNS DRAW
Chester drew their first home pre-season
friendly 1-1 with Crewe Alexandra. An entertaining
game saw Crewe’s Chris Atkinson give the Railwaymen
the lead on 28 minutes but midfielder John Rooney
cancelled that out with a superb 25-yarder on 67
Chester (first half): Danby, Disney,
Charnock, Brown, Roberts, Rooney, James, Mahon,
Menagh, Thomson, Iwelumo.
Chester (second half): Hall, Taylor,
Brown, Kay, Roberts, McConville, Rooney, James,
Menagh, Thomson, Hobson.
16 July 2014
YOUNG BLUES CLAIM
A young Chester side came away from West
Cheshire League side Upton AA with a 4-2 victory
in a pre-season friendly last night. Chester took
a 2-0 lead in the opening 20 minutes with goals
from trialist Oscar Durnin and Sean Miller. The
home side pulled a goal back through Nathan Mapletoft
before goals from trialist Alex Hughes and striker
Tom Peers gave the Blues a 4-1 advantage. A late
consolation goal from Todd Reid reduced the final
score to 4-2.
12 July 2014
WINNING START TO PRE-SEASON
Chester’s pre-season campaign got of
to a winning start with a 4-2 victory at Marine.
Two goals for trialist and King’s Lynn player
George Thomson plus penalties from John Rooney and
Chris Iwelumo gave Chester a four goal lead before
two Marine goals reduced the arrears. Goalkeeper
Jon Worsnop was sent off ten minutes from time after
bringing down Lewis Copling.
Chester (first half): Hall, Taylor,
Kay, Charnock, Rae, Love, Thompson, McConville,
Hobson, Menagh, Disney.
Chester (second half): Worsnop,
Disney, Brown, Charnock, Roberts, James, Blake,
Mahon, Rooney, Iwelumo, Hobson.
11 July 2014
Chester have signed former Welsh International
left back Gareth Roberts. The Wrexham-born defender
spent the majority of his career at Tranmere Rovers
where he made 338 appearances for the club before
moving to Doncaster Rovers. He spent last season
at Notts County where he made six appearances. Roberts
has been capped nine times by Wales.
4 July 2014
HOME START FOR BLUES
Chester begin the 2014/15 Conference Premier
season on Saturday 9 August with a home game against
Barnet. The Blues then travel on the following Tuesday
for their first away fixture at Forest Green Rovers.
The home derby with Wrexham takes place on Saturday
20 September with the return at the Racecourse Ground
on Saturday 7 March. The festive fixtures see Altrincham
visit Chester on Boxing Day with the return match
at Moss Lane on New Year’s Day. The season
concludes with a home match against Nuneaton Town
on Saturday 25 April.
|HOME START FOR BLUES
Chester begin the 2014/15 Conference Premier season on Saturday 9 August with a home game against Barnet.
|BLUES DRAW WITH BURNLEY U21
Chester fight back twice with goals from Jamie Menagh from the penalty spot and Matty Brown to draw 2-2 with a Burnley U21 side.
|Everything you need to know about the club’s history, honours, records and kits. Complete list of fixtures from 1885 and much more.
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