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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.


Barry Smith leaves Aldershot Town in bullish mood with a message of hope for the future

As the 42 year-old headed back to Scotland with his wife and young son, the departing Shots boss highlighted his own achievements across a frustrating season, and insisted that his successor will inherit a team on the up.

Barry Smith signs off at Aldershot Town with a smile

Former Farnborough manager Steve King sat among the Aldershot Town directors in the stand watching the departing Barry Smith sign off as Shots boss with a 3-1 victory at Bromley

'My family must come first', Barry Smith explains Aldershot Town exit

Barry Smith explains how a tough year off the pitch was behind his decision to leave Aldershot Town and head back north of the border after Saturday's season finale at Bromley

Barry Smith to leave Aldershot Town at end of season

The manager was offered a contract extension by Shots but has instead decided to head back to his native Scotland for "personal and family reasons"

Charity challengers cycling 50 miles in memory of Aldershot father who took his own life

The cyclists are hoping to raise as much as they can for Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice

Aldershot Town look to end on a high after a spot of bother

Jekyll & Hyde Aldershot Town suffered an 11th home league defeat of the season after a controversial late penalty helped Boreham Wood secure a 2-1 win on Saturday. The Shots will be hoping Southport don't make it 12 this weekend

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Tour of Duty is a successful mission for Aldershot Town fans

Aldershot Town's 2-0 victory over FC Halifax Town on Saturday not only delighted a travelling army of 226 Shots' fans, but also officially secured their National League status for another year

Aldershot Town edged out in seven-goal thriller

Manager Barry Smith lamented his Aldershot Town's second-half defending as they surrendered a 2-0 lead to go down 4-3 to Grimsby Town in an otherwise thrilling encounter at the EBB Stadium on Tuesday night

Aldershot Town enjoy happy Easter - and now look to end season on a high

Aldershot Town's 2-1 home win over Tranmere Rovers has given manager Barry Smith a welcome boost ahead of the final month of the season

Under-fire Aldershot Town boss gets chairman's backing

Chairman Shahid Azeem has leapt to the defence of manager Barry Smith after the recent 4-0 drubbing by relegation threatened Altrincham

Altrincham cruise to victory against Aldershot Town

Barry Smith accused his side of "not putting in a challenge" as they lose 4-0 against Altrincham

Aldershot Town atone thrashing but fail to appease fans

Saturday's 0-0 draw with Torquay United means that Barry Smith's Shots have scored just eight goals in their last 13 games, without scoring at all in the first half during that time

Spencer Day's Farnborough show they're still five alive after best win of the season

Struggling Farnborough showed they're up for a fight with a 5-0 win over Grays Athletic on Saturday

'We'll refund your ticket' vows embarrassed Aldershot Town boss Barry Smith

Manager Barry Smith and his players will club together to refund the 72 hardy souls who made the 416-mile round trip to Chester on Tuesday night, only to watch their team be thrashed 8-2

Aldershot Town hammered 8-2 by Chester in 'embarrassing' display

Manager Barry Smith described the performance, conceding six goals in the first half including four in the space of just 10 minutes, as "unacceptable"

Barry Smith was phlegmatic in his assessment of just his side’s second defeat in seven matches

Below-par Aldershot Town well beaten by Lincoln City

Manager Barry Smith admitted all of his players under-performed as they crashed to a 2-0 defeat to play-off chasing Lincoln at Sincil Bank

Aldershot Town boss Barry Smith has every reason to be encouraged with what he saw at the EBB Stadium on Saturday

Aldershot Town fight back for win against Welling United

Barry Smith welcomes seventh away game win of his debut season

Rhys Browne goal for Aldershot Town against Gateshead becomes internet sensation

Shots ultimately went down 3-2 in the north east in their first defeat in five matches

Aldershot's Joe Oastler

Aldershot Town lament controversial own goal which handed Gateshead 3-2 win

Referee Jason Whiteley ruled a Joe Oastler own goal should stand, despite claims he was fouled



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