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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). The club currently play in the Vanarama Conference, one league below the Football League.

New Chester FC manager Steve Burr

Burr happy to have Heneghan on board

Chester FC: Young defender Ben Heneghan 'grateful' for chance to show what he can do

Boss hopeful Kay will be back soon

Blues boss Steve Burr is hopeful Michael Kay will be back in action soon.
Chester FC: Steve Burr says central defender Michael Kay 'not far away' but won't rush

Three things we learned: Braintree Town 1 Chester FC 3

Sean McConville struck twice as the Blues came back to win at Braintree Town..
Jim Green takes a look at how the Blues overcame the Iron

Tough talking behind Blues comeback

Chester FC boss Steve Burr was delighted with the win at Braintree Town.
Chester FC: Manager feels Blues 'deserved' maximum points after after first win of the season

Blues youngsters 'excited' for new campaign

Chester FC Youth manager Calum McIntyre and squad members Jacob Evans and Matthew Waters with sponsors Ian and Dawn Swettenham and Tariq Al-Dulayymi, of Swettenham's Chemists.
Chester FC: Youth team out to retain North West Youth Alliance Premier Division title
New Chester FC manager Steve Burr

Burr happy to have Heneghan on board

Chester FC: Young defender Ben Heneghan 'grateful' for chance to show what he can do

Boss hopeful Kay will be back soon

Blues boss Steve Burr is hopeful Michael Kay will be back in action soon.
Chester FC: Steve Burr says central defender Michael Kay 'not far away' but won't rush

Three things we learned: Braintree Town 1 Chester FC 3

Sean McConville struck twice as the Blues came back to win at Braintree Town..
Jim Green takes a look at how the Blues overcame the Iron
New Chester FC manager Steve Burr

Burr happy to have Heneghan on board

Chester FC: Young defender Ben Heneghan 'grateful' for chance to show what he can do

Blues youngsters 'excited' for new campaign

Chester FC Youth manager Calum McIntyre and squad members Jacob Evans and Matthew Waters with sponsors Ian and Dawn Swettenham and Tariq Al-Dulayymi, of Swettenham's Chemists.
Chester FC: Youth team out to retain North West Youth Alliance Premier Division title

Match report: Braintree Town 1 Chester FC 3

Sean McConville scored twice in the win at Cressing Road.
Jim Green reports on a confidence-boosting win for the Blues down in Essex

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 chairman Tony Durkin.

Blues announce profit for latest financial year

Chester FC: Fan-owned club posts £33,000 pre-tax profit for 2013-14

Blues favourite Turner moves to Town

Lewis Turner in action for Chester FC against Cambridge United
Chester FC: Blues' player of the season Lewis Turner has signed for Harrogate Town

Ex-boss defends his involvement with youth section

Ex-Chester FC boss Neil Young
Chester FC: Former manager Neil Young unhappy over remarks made at CFU meeting

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