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Aldershot Town FC

Aldershot Town FC

Aldershot Town FC was formed in 1992 following the demise of the previous Aldershot FC. The new Shots worked their way up the non-league pyramid before regaining Football League status in 2008. They made the League Two play-offs in 2010 and played Manchester United in the Carling Cup before being relegated back to the Conference.

Chelsea FC vs Liverpool Under 21 clash will raise cash for Nepal disaster fund

Last year nearly 4,000 people watched the game between the exciting young players from Premiership rivals Chelsea and Liverpool

Vigils to honour victims of Nepalese earthquake disaster

Two vigils will be held in Aldershot this bank holiday week, while relief efforts have been supported by Chinooks from RAF Odiham

Players may have to take wage cuts, admits new Aldershot Town boss Barry Smith

Trio Mark Molesley, Andre McCollin and Josh Scott were all released within 24 hours of Barry Smith taking charge, now the new Shots boss admits more may follow

FA Cup hero among trio released by Aldershot Town boss Barry Smith

Fans' favourite Mark Molesley scored two crucial goals against Portsmouth in Aldershot's FA Cup glory run, but he departs the club along with Andre McCollin and Josh Scott

Rushmoor rallies behind Nepalese earthquake relief efforts

Councils, charities and churches have all swung into action to deliver aid to Nepal where thousands died following Saturday's earthquake

Barry Smith appointed new Aldershot Town manager

Smith, a 41-year-old former defender at Celtic and Dundee, brings seven years of managerial experience to Shots and holds the UEFA Pro Licence - the highest coaching qualification in Europe

No final-day cheer for Aldershot Town despite Jordan Roberts' stunner

Aldershot Town's disappointing season ended in defeat at Blundell Park - but the Shots will have a new manager in charge as early as Monday

Where it all began: Aldershot Town legends join Graham Brookland for eagerly-awaited book launch

The Crimea public house, High Street, is where Aldershot Town FC was officially formed - now, 23 years on, it staged the officially unveiling of Graham Brookland's book 'Tom Make A Dream Survive'

Chris Barker bids farewell to Aldershot Town faithful - but will he return in some capacity next year?

The Aldershot Town board of directors are expected to unveil their new manager early next week

Rooney's on the spot to end Aldershot Town's unbeaten run

Caretaker boss Chris Barker admitted he was disappointed with his Aldershot Town side's performance despite his squad being ravaged by injuries

Steve Chapman with his son Danny

Wembley to Aldershot cycle challenge in memory of Shots fan

Family and friends are saddling up in memory of long-time Shots fan Steve Chapman in support of Chloe and Sophie's Special Ears Fund

Caretaker boss Chris Barker satisfied as Aldershot Town claim deserved away point

Sam Hatton scored his sixth goal of the season to extend Aldershot's end-of-season unbeaten run to three matches

Aldershot Town aiming to 'finish on a high', manager says

Caretaker boss Chris Barker admitted both he and his Aldershot Town players still had plenty to play for over the remaining four matches of the season

Aldershot Town FC 'dream' goes back to its roots with co-founder Graham Brookland's new book

To Make a Dream Survive will be officially launched on Saturday April 18 at The Crimea pub - the place where the club was originally formed


Aldershot Town secure survival with very happy Easter

Goals from Tristan Plummer and Glenn Wilson handed Aldershot Town a 2-0 victory over Torquay and ensured they will stay in Conference Premier for another season

Season's best display all but secures Aldershot Town's safety

Three goals in eight second-half minutes saw the rampant Shots turn the tables on promotion-chasing Forest Green Rovers

Aldershot Town boss Chris Barker insists 'two-week break has done us good'

Aldershot Town are 'raring to go' for their TV showdown at Forest Green Rovers on Good Friday

Spring break is crucial for us, says Aldershot Town boss Barker

Chris Barker is having to wrap up a number of players in cotton wool before Aldershot Town's TV encounter at Forest Green Rovers on Friday

Leg-weary Aldershot Town are punished as quickfire double sends Bristol Rovers top

The Shots remain eight points clear of the drop zone but their relegation rivals have at least two games in hand

It's not Rover yet, warns Aldershot Town boss Barker

Chris Barker and his Aldershot Town side prepare for a night out on Friday (March 20) when they make the trip to title-chasing big guns Bristol Rovers


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