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.

Chester manager Steve Burr

We are ready for Wrexham, declares Chester FC boss Steve Burr

Experienced manager excited for the 'biggest derby outside of the Football League'

Chester and Ellesmere Port News Quiz of the Week

How many questions can you get right based on events of the past seven days?

Young Lache football coach trains with the Blues

Jay Gilmartin lands coaching role with Chester FC Community Trust

Chester FC skipper Matty Brown 'itching' to make his derby bow

Matty Brown is wanting his first taste of a Chester/Wrexham derby clash
Blues defender has is hoping to he will be able to make it third time lucky to face Wrexham

Let's make derby history, says Chester FC coach Jon McCarthy

Jon McCarthy
First team coach wants Blues players to record first league double over Wrexham in over 50 years on Saturday

Young Lache football coach trains with the Blues

Jay Gilmartin lands coaching role with Chester FC Community Trust

Chester FC skipper Matty Brown 'itching' to make his derby bow

Matty Brown is wanting his first taste of a Chester/Wrexham derby clash
Blues defender has is hoping to he will be able to make it third time lucky to face Wrexham

LOOK: Players to have crossed the divide and played for Chester FC and Wrexham

Paul Linwood, in action during last season's game at the Racecourse, has played for both Wrexham and Chester
Our cross-border derby countdown begins with a look at some of the players to have represented the Blues and the Reds
Chester manager Steve Burr

We are ready for Wrexham, declares Chester FC boss Steve Burr

Experienced manager excited for the 'biggest derby outside of the Football League'

Let's make derby history, says Chester FC coach Jon McCarthy

Jon McCarthy
First team coach wants Blues players to record first league double over Wrexham in over 50 years on Saturday

Kingsley James hails Chester FC progress and wants one final push

Kingsley James has called for one final push to secure a top half finish
England C midfielder believes Blues have made their mark on the Vanarama Conference

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
Swansway Chester Stadium, home of Chester FC

Chester FC: Tony Durkin and Steve Harvey stand down from ops board

Club directors Brian Burns and John Martin have been appointed to operations board

Chairman with a true blue passion

Grenville Millington, who made 345 appearances for the club, is the new Chester FC chairman
Chester FC: Blues legend Grenville Millington 'proud and honoured' to be new chairman

Blues legend named as new chairman

Chester FC legend Grenville Millington
Chester FC: Grenville Millington, who made more than 300 appearances for the club, takes over from Tony Durkin

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