Category: Women & Girls Football

September 28, 2020 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust can provide a further update on the Girls Player Development Centre (PDC) programme for the 2020/21 season.   The 3G pitch at Blacon High School remains closed to external users and the school has advised this will be reviewed in November with a view to reopening the pitch on a phased…

August 14, 2020 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust can provide an update on the Girls Player Development Centre (PDC) programme for the 2020/21 season.   The programme venue Blacon High School has advised that, following advice, it will not be a position to hire out the 3G pitch until October half-term at the earliest. The school will review the…

June 9, 2020 Jim Green

Chester FC Women has announced an exciting step forward in preparation for football’s return with the formation of a Development Squad. The successful Under 18s team will move into open age football for 2020/21 to further strengthen the club’s women’s and girls’ programme. When it is safe to do so, the Seals will be holding…

June 11, 2019 Jim Green

Chester FC Women are delighted to announce the appointment of Martin Fitzsimons as Manager ahead of the 2019-2020 season.     Martin, 27, is a UEFA B licence coach and joins from Crewe Alexandra Women, where he was Reserves manager and Head of Youth Development.   He also coaches in the Academy at Wigan Athletic…

January 2, 2019 Jim Green

The Chester FC Girls Player Development Centre is welcoming applications from new players for its next 12-week programme, which starts on Monday January 14.     Designed to bridge the gap between the grassroots game and elite football, the Girls PDC is run in partnership with Cheshire FA and supports The FA Girls’ England Talent…

September 7, 2018 Jim Green

Talented young female footballers can now sign up to be part of the relaunched Chester FC Girls Player Development Centre.     Designed to bridge the gap between the grassroots game and elite football, the Girls PDC is run in partnership with Cheshire FA and supports The FA Girls’ England Talent Pathway with progression routes…

June 22, 2018 Jim Green

Double winners Chester FC Women have been promoted to the North West Women’s Regional Football League for the 2018/19 campaign.     Last season the Blues were crowned Cheshire Women’s League Division One champions and lifted the Challenge Cup, and now make the step up next level of the women’s football pyramid.   The team,…

May 31, 2018 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust have launched rebranded Chester FC Girls Football Centres to encourage more girls to take up the sport with weekly sessions in Blacon and Ellesmere Port.     Chester FC Girls Football Centres aim to inspire girls to play football through fun and engaging sessions to develop fundamental skills, build confidence and…

May 11, 2018 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust engaged with almost 500 girls through a range of coaching sessions as part of this year’s Girls’ Football Week.     Coaches visited schools, colleges and delivered regular weekly sessions in support of the national event, which aims to get as many girls as possible playing the game.   Such was…

November 6, 2017 Jim Green

Chester FC Community Trust has a host of opportunities for girls to play football during The FA Girls’ Football Week.     Kicking off today and running until Sunday, The FA Girls’ Football Week is a national campaign to give even more girls the chance to get involved with the sport whether playing, training or…