Matty Hughes joins Stalybridge Celtic from Chester

Stalybridge Celtic have announced the signing of Matty Hughes for the 2021/22 Pitching In Northern Premier League season.

The experienced striker made six appearances for the National League North side last season before joining Lancaster City on dual registration terms, however due to the pandemic, Hughes didn’t feature for The Dolly Blues.

The 28-year-old striker began his career at Everton before joining Golborne Sports. He joined Skelmersdale United in 2012, scoring 25 goals in 58 games before a move to Fleetwood Town.

Loan spells at Chester followed before a two year spells at AFC Flyde, where he scored nine goals.

He spent a season at Chorley before re-joining former club Chester.

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