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Chester FC

Chester FC is a supporter-owned football club based in Chester. The club was founded in 2010 after Chester City FC was wound up in the High Court. The club, which plays its home games at the Swansway Chester Stadium, began its inaugural season in the Northern Premier League First Division North following a successful appeal to the FA against its initial placement in the North West Counties League. Since forming, Chester FC has been successive league champions of the Northern Premier League First Division North (2010–11), Northern Premier League Premier Division (2011–12) and the Conference North (2012–13).

Mark Offerdahl in action for North Wales Crusaders against Doncaster

USA international to coach Gladiators

Rugby league: Chester Gladiators name World Cup star as head coach

Happy meal for Blues fan Henry

Chester FC fan Henry Rimmer, who lives in Helsby, with John Rooney and Jamie Menagh
Chester FC: John Rooney and Jamie Menagh surprise schoolboy

Harrison believes in derby double

Danny Harrison in action for Chester FC in the 2-0 win at Wrexham
Chester FC: Injured midfielder says beating Wrexham can keep Blues up

Wrexham rivalry whets Burr's appetite

Paul Linwood powers in a header in the 2-0 win at the Racecourse
Chester FC: Manager predicting 'special atmosphere' for crunch clash

Burr: We'll be ready for Wrexham

Chester FC boss Steve Burr insists his side will be ready for Wrexham
Chester FC: Manager calling for 'big performances' in cross-border derby
Mark Offerdahl in action for North Wales Crusaders against Doncaster

USA international to coach Gladiators

Rugby league: Chester Gladiators name World Cup star as head coach

Happy meal for Blues fan Henry

Chester FC fan Henry Rimmer, who lives in Helsby, with John Rooney and Jamie Menagh
Chester FC: John Rooney and Jamie Menagh surprise schoolboy

Harrison believes in derby double

Danny Harrison in action for Chester FC in the 2-0 win at Wrexham
Chester FC: Injured midfielder says beating Wrexham can keep Blues up
Chester FC fan Henry Rimmer, who lives in Helsby, with John Rooney and Jamie Menagh

Happy meal for Blues fan Henry

Chester FC: John Rooney and Jamie Menagh surprise schoolboy

Harrison believes in derby double

Danny Harrison in action for Chester FC in the 2-0 win at Wrexham
Chester FC: Injured midfielder says beating Wrexham can keep Blues up

Blues academy in excellent health

North West Elite Academy's Luke Boylan battling with Chester FC Under 12s' Leo Young
Chester FC: Head of youth development praises coaches and volunteers

Match Reports

Neil Young

Neil Young Column: No point feeling sorry for myself

Chester FC boss in his own words - he says there is no point in feeling down, it's time to turn things around

Chronicle pictures supporting Chester FC this season

Ian Cooper with Chronicle photographs that have been made into a 10ft banner by Chester fan Sean O'Reilly
Images have been put on two huge 10ft flags

Chester FC confirm a tasty looking new signing

The pies and food at a ground are normally high on any supporters priorities
Blues announce Dougherty and Allen as the new caters at the ground
Chester FC director and media officer Jeff Banks

Blues director Jeff Banks to step down

Chester FC: Chairman pays tribute to media officer

Volunteers need to help out at the Deva Stadium

Would like to be a volunteer at the Deva?
All sorts of positions need to be filled for matchday helpers

Chester FC: Experienced defender Nick Fenton rejects chance to become Blues’ 13th summer signing

Nick Fenton, Chester FC Image 2
EXPERIENCED defender Nick Fenton will not become Chester FC’s 13th summer signing.

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