The Swansway Chester Stadium, home of Chester FC

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.

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Derby Preview: Steve Burr can't wait to renew rivalry with Kevin Wilkin

Steve Burr
Blues boss aiming to get the better of Wrexham boss in front of the BT Sport cameras on Monday night

Chester FC: Steve Burr targeting new striker

Steve Burr, pictured with Ibou Touray, is hoping to sign a striker
Blues boss aiming to strengthen forward line ahead of cross-border clash with Wrexham on Monday

Blues winger Craig Mahon hoping to be a screen star

Craig Mahon was excellent in the 2-0 win over Southport
Chester FC: Irishman aiming to impress in front of cameras when Blues take on Wrexham on Monday

Gallery: Chester FC 2 Southport 0

John Rooney tries his luck in the second half.
First half goals from Kieran Charnock and Craig Hobson gave the Blues maximum points
Steve Burr

Derby Preview: Steve Burr can't wait to renew rivalry with Kevin Wilkin

Blues boss aiming to get the better of Wrexham boss in front of the BT Sport cameras on Monday night

Chester FC: Steve Burr targeting new striker

Steve Burr, pictured with Ibou Touray, is hoping to sign a striker
Blues boss aiming to strengthen forward line ahead of cross-border clash with Wrexham on Monday

Gallery: Chester FC 2 Southport 0

John Rooney tries his luck in the second half.
First half goals from Kieran Charnock and Craig Hobson gave the Blues maximum points
Craig Mahon was excellent in the 2-0 win over Southport

Blues winger Craig Mahon hoping to be a screen star

Chester FC: Irishman aiming to impress in front of cameras when Blues take on Wrexham on Monday

We should have scored more goals, says Burr

Steve Burr congratulates Craig Mahon after the 2-0 win over Southport.
Chester FC: Manager 'very pleased' with overall performance after win over Southport

Match report: Chester FC 2 Southport 0

Kieran Charnock is mobbed after putting the Blues into the lead against Southport.
Jim Green watched the Blues overcome a poor Sandgrounders side to win for the third time this season

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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