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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.

Blues management duo of Steve Burr and Jon McCarthy.

McCarthy wants Blues to provide some home comfort

Chester FC: Jon McCarthy reveals he and manager Steve Burr have set 'significant' targets for September

McCarthy 'frustrated' to return empty-handed

Gateshead sub Rob Ramshaw brings the ball under control in the penalty area as the Blues defence watches on.
Chester FC: Jon McCarthy disappointed second half performance allowed Gateshead to overturn half-time lead

Blues 'unlikely' to be active on deadline day

Jon McCarthy, with manager Steve Burr and chairman Tony Durkin, doesn't expect the club to make any signings on deadline day.
Chester FC: First team coach Jon McCarthy not expecting any new arrivals

Match report: Gateshead 2 Chester FC 1

Blues forward Craig Hobson holding off the Heed's captain Ben Clark.
Jim Green saw the Blues lead at the break before conceding twice at the Gateshead International Stadium

Match preview: Gateshead v Chester FC

John Rooney in action for the Blues against Gateshead last season.
Unpredictable Blues looking to cause on upset on the road
Blues management duo of Steve Burr and Jon McCarthy.

McCarthy wants Blues to provide some home comfort

Chester FC: Jon McCarthy reveals he and manager Steve Burr have set 'significant' targets for September

McCarthy 'frustrated' to return empty-handed

Gateshead sub Rob Ramshaw brings the ball under control in the penalty area as the Blues defence watches on.
Chester FC: Jon McCarthy disappointed second half performance allowed Gateshead to overturn half-time lead

Blues 'unlikely' to be active on deadline day

Jon McCarthy, with manager Steve Burr and chairman Tony Durkin, doesn't expect the club to make any signings on deadline day.
Chester FC: First team coach Jon McCarthy not expecting any new arrivals
Blues management duo of Steve Burr and Jon McCarthy.

McCarthy wants Blues to provide some home comfort

Chester FC: Jon McCarthy reveals he and manager Steve Burr have set 'significant' targets for September

Blues 'unlikely' to be active on deadline day

Jon McCarthy, with manager Steve Burr and chairman Tony Durkin, doesn't expect the club to make any signings on deadline day.
Chester FC: First team coach Jon McCarthy not expecting any new arrivals

Match report: Gateshead 2 Chester FC 1

Blues forward Craig Hobson holding off the Heed's captain Ben Clark.
Jim Green saw the Blues lead at the break before conceding twice at the Gateshead International Stadium

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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