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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).

Jamie Menagh, in action against Crewe on Saturday, bagged a penalty for Chester in the 2-2 draw with Burnley.

Late Brown leveller secures Blues draw against young Clarets

Dave Powell watches as Chester FC draw 2-2 with Burnley U21s at a warm and sunny Swansway Chester Stadium

McCarthy says Danby could still have Blues future

John Danby
Assistant boss says keeper has been 'model professional' and that club are searching for amicable solution.

Rooney wonder goal secures draw for Blues

John Rooney in action against Crewe Alexandra
Dave Powell watches as Chester FC draw 1-1 with League One side Crewe Alexandra in a pre-season friendly

Blues' derby day with Wrexham to be shown live on TV

The Chester v Wrexham derby game will be shown on BT Sport on September 22
BT Sport to show Chester FC match on evening of Monday, September 22

McIntyre set to join ex-Chester FC contingent at Nomads

Ex-Chester FC player Kevin McIntyre on the ball for Nomads.
Former Blues full-back in talks over deal to join George Horan and Jamie Rainford at Gap Connah's Quay Nomads
Jamie Menagh, in action against Crewe on Saturday, bagged a penalty for Chester in the 2-2 draw with Burnley.

Late Brown leveller secures Blues draw against young Clarets

Dave Powell watches as Chester FC draw 2-2 with Burnley U21s at a warm and sunny Swansway Chester Stadium

McCarthy says Danby could still have Blues future

John Danby
Assistant boss says keeper has been 'model professional' and that club are searching for amicable solution.

Rooney wonder goal secures draw for Blues

John Rooney in action against Crewe Alexandra
Dave Powell watches as Chester FC draw 1-1 with League One side Crewe Alexandra in a pre-season friendly
John Danby

McCarthy says Danby could still have Blues future

Assistant boss says keeper has been 'model professional' and that club are searching for amicable solution.

Rooney wonder goal secures draw for Blues

John Rooney in action against Crewe Alexandra
Dave Powell watches as Chester FC draw 1-1 with League One side Crewe Alexandra in a pre-season friendly

Blues' derby day with Wrexham to be shown live on TV

The Chester v Wrexham derby game will be shown on BT Sport on September 22
BT Sport to show Chester FC match on evening of Monday, September 22

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
Lewis Turner in action for Chester FC against Cambridge United

Blues favourite Turner moves to Town

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

Council and Blues agree terms on new stadium lease

Chester FC have agreed terms on a new lease on the Swansway Chester Stadium
Chester FC: Club to take 50-year lease on stadium and secures new training facilities

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