Macclesfield


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Macclesfield

(ˈmækəlzˌfiːld)
n
(Placename) a market town in NW England, in Cheshire: former centre of the silk industry; pharmaceuticals, services. Pop: 50 688 (2001)
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SPREADEX moved their mini-performance prices on the Div-ision Three fixture between York and Macclesfield during yesterday afternoon, but arguably they are still the wrong way round, writes Kevin Pullein.
COVENTRY 38 MACCLESFIELD 3 COVENTRY turned up the power in the final quarter to record an ultimately emphatic National League One win over Macclesfield.
Behind inside the opening thirty seconds, Cov never recovered and were outplayed all round by a sharper, smarter and much more streetwise Macclesfield side who handed out a harsh lesson in how to play the difficult conditions.
MACCLESFIELD 2 CHESTERFIELD 0 EMILE SINCLAIR and Vinny Mukendi struck as Macclesfield guaranteed their survival.
We have made up for previous home defeats at the hands of Fylde and Huddersfield and now in order to reverse our only other loss we have to beat Macclesfield at their place.
Clarke, 20, on loan from Ipswich, is claiming the first at Macclesfield even though the ball flew in off home defender Clayton McDonald.
The 35-year-old has notched four goals in two games after sinking Macclesfield with a double strike in the opening 14 minutes.
KEVIN McINRYE'S first-half penalty was enough to earn a point for Macclesfield.
The former Tranmere Rovers manager is number two to Paul Ince at League Two minnows Macclesfield Town, who face the might of Chelsea in the third round tie at Stamford Bridge.
Stoke's home match against Macclesfield is more appealing, but only because Sammy McIlroy's Silkmen have endured a terrible start to the season.
KIDDERMINSTER 3 MACCLESFIELD 0 HAVING clawed themselves off bottom spot in midweek with their first win of the season at Cambridge United, Harriers promptly repeated the dose by producing a similar 3-0 success over high-flying Macclesfield Town.
Frustratingly, while defeat saw Macclesfield slip down to sixth, Cov stood still as all the other teams around them also claimed maximum points.