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Silver lining for Silkmen

Askey not happy at cup exit but Macc may benefit from easing their aches and pains

Let's back Macc

Town urged to give their Silkmen support for the Dragons' visit


Silkmen in a flap over new winger

A swan crash landed at the Moss before being rescued by players and staff.

Footballers and doctors show red card to cancer

Macclesfield Town Football Club has backed a worldwide campaign to promoting healthy lifestyles and the importance of regular check-ups.

Let's take the chance we've given ourselves

Ten games in the Silkmen sit ninth and Askey is determined not to waste the platform Macc have established

Woking 0 Macclesfield Town 0

Silkmen stay strong to draw at Cards

By George, the signs are promising

Pilkington positive about Macc's chances after bright start to fledgling partnership

Askey keeping feet on the ground after enduring Bucks hell

Macclesfield Town manager happy but says being the boss is 'horrible' after Silkmen escape Telford with three points

Amar - the worst is over

Amar Alkadhi insists the Silkmen are returning to a period of financial stability

Efe's out on his ear

Macc's popular defender and assistant manager who returned to the Moss Rose just a year ago, has been told the budget won’t stretch far enough for John Askey to keep his lieutenant

Two in - and Askey's due to sign up too

Branagan and Cowan have re-signed for John Askey, who himself has agreed a rolling contract at Macc

Former Macclesfield Town chairman tells his side of a sorry story

Mike Rance, who stood down as chairman in 2012, is drawing a line under the story of the Silkmen’s relegation

Macclesfield Town: The takeover's off

A bid led by former vice-chairman Andy Scott to buy Macc Town has been turned down at the last minute by major shareholder Amar Alkadhi

Town takeover almost complete at Moss Rose

Amar Alkadhi’s selling of his majority shareholding is going ahead, in time for the Silkmen’s top brass to present a plan of action to the league

Couple's cash gift to Hospice

Former Macclesfield Town goalkeeper Philip and his wife Jean Bradley held their reception at the Moss Rose Hotel, next door to the club

Silkmen stalemate: Macc Town 1 Aldershot 1

The Silkmen's scheme to throw the Moss Rose doors open to allcomers didn't see the supporters treated to a classic, although Aldershot did snatch a point at the death.


Recap: Non-League football registration deadline day

It is the last day for non league clubs to make signings and we’ll have all the latest news in our live blog

Silkmen fans net diamond wedding

A couple of married Silkmen fans celebrated their diamond anniversary

John Askey

Macclesfield v Forest Green preview: Askey confident Silkmen can bounce back

Macclesfield v Forest Green preview: Askey confident Silkmen can bounce back

John Paul Kissock

Transfer deadline day: Two out and one in for Macc

Midfielder John Paul Kissock has joined League One side Oldham until the end of the season.

Scott Boden celebrates his equaliser against Sheffield Wednesday

FA Cup match report: Sheffield Wednesday 4 Macclesfield 1

The Silkmen come close to a stunning cup shock at Hillsborough

14 year old cousins and M

Macc Town superfans raise £2,000 with match day walk

Harry Irlam and George Blackshaw, both 14, raised sponsorship for walking 12 miles to the Moss Rose

Cup dream still alive for Silkmen

Thousands of fans watched Macclesfield Town draw in Saturday's FA Cup clash with Sheffield Wednesday

Moss Rose, home of Macclesfield Town FC updated

Support our Silkmen in FA Cup clash

The leader of Cheshire East Council has pledged his support for Macclesfield Town as it faces its FA Cup tie against Sheffield Wednesday.


Cousins' sponsored walk in support of Macc Town

Harry Irlam and George Blackshaw have organised a sponsored walk to the Macclesfield Town FA Cup game against Sheffield Wednesday to raise money for the struggling club.

Macc Town FA Cup clash almost sold out

Only 120 tickets left for the third round clash

African Macc fans don Silkmen shirts

Poverty-stricken kids enjoy football in Macc Town gear

Macclesfield Town fans roar Silkmen into the next round

Almost 2,500 turned out to see Macclesfield Town beat Brackley Town at Moss Rose in the second round of the FA Cup on Saturday. It sets up a tie with Sheffield Wednesday, a team close to the heart of Macclesfield-born Alison Dallman.

Fred Goodwin played for Macclesfield between 1907 and 10. He was involved in the historic game against Brazil in 1914. Pictured a poster of the Exeter team on tour

Macclesfield footballer's tour of South America featured in online exhibition

Fred Goodwin was a winger for the Silkmen between 1907 and 1910. He later joined Exeter City, which was chosen by the Football Association to take part in a tour to South America in 1914

Macclesfield will be hoping Connor Jennings continues the free-scoring form that won him the Skrill Premier player of the month award for November.

Askey calls for big turnout to cheer Silkmen on in FA Cup

The Silkmen have already caused a stir with the shock of round one, dumping League One Swindon Town out in a 4-0 thrashing, and now only Skrill North team Brackley Town stand between Macc and a chance to rub shoulders with the Premier League giants.


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