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John Rooney tries his luck in the second half.

Gallery: Chester FC 2 Southport 0

First half goals from Kieran Charnock and Craig Hobson gave the Blues maximum points

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

Blues overcome Cables in FA Youth Cup

Chester FC Youth shaking hands with Prescot Cables prior to the FA Youth Cup tie.
Chester FC: Youngsters progress in the FA Youth Cup with 2-1 win over Prescot Cables at the Swansway Chester Stadium

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John Rooney tries his luck in the second half.

Gallery: Chester FC 2 Southport 0

First half goals from Kieran Charnock and Craig Hobson gave the Blues maximum points

Steve Burr congratulates Craig Mahon after the 2-0 win over Southport.

We should have scored more goals, says Burr

Chester FC: Manager 'very pleased' with overall performance after win over Southport

Chester FC Youth shaking hands with Prescot Cables prior to the FA Youth Cup tie.

Blues overcome Cables in FA Youth Cup

Chester FC: Youngsters progress in the FA Youth Cup with 2-1 win over Prescot Cables at the Swansway Chester Stadium

Chester FC manager Steve Burr.

Match preview: Chester FC v Southport

Blues boss Steve Burr assures fans his side will be ready for Southport test

Dee Rangers celebrated a 12-0 win over Saltney Ferry in the Chester & District Sunday Football League.

Football action: Dee Rangers bring up a dozen

Football: The latest news from the local leagues

Chester FC midfielder John Rooney has been named in the England C contingency squad.

Rooney on standby for England C

Chester FC: Midfielder John Rooney named in contingency squad for International Challenge Trophy fixtures

Jadan Hall takes the ball forward in the 1-0 loss at Woking.

Burr: We deserved something from game

Chester FC: Manager Steve Burr feels Blues should have had a penalty at Woking

Jon Worsnop can't prevent Aaron Downes putting the Gulls ahead.

Gulls were better than us, says Burr

Chester FC: Manager Steve Burr rates Torquay United as best team he has seen

Jadan Hall and Gareth Roberts look set to team up on the left hand side again.

Match preview: Chester FC v Torquay United

Blues seeking to follow up weekend's win with another three points

Adam Cheers scored as FC Blacon beat Bull & Stirrup in the Chester & District Sunday Football League.

Football action: Cheers on target as FC Blacon tame Bull

Football: The latest news from the local leagues

Chester FC boss Steve Burr applauds during the 1-0 win over Macclesfield Town.

Blues boss delighted with 'important' win

Chester FC: Manager Steve Burr reveals he spoke to players about the passion of the fans before the game

Chester FC manager Steve Burr

Match preview: Chester FC v Macclesfield Town

Blues boss accepts the pressure is on to perform in all-Cheshire clash

Mascots Claire Bear and BiG Lupus, John Martin and Tony Durkin of Chester FC, and Helen Carlson, of Claire House, celebrate the partnership between Chester FC and Claire House Children's Hospice at the Swansway Chester Stadium.

Hospice ‘delighted’ to have backing of the Blues

Chester FC: Club launches partnership with Claire House Children’s Hospice

Action from Gateshead v Chester FC. Blues goalscorer Craig Hobson holds off Gateshead captain Ben Clark.

Burr tells Hobson to believe in himself

Chester FC: Boss tells 'unsung hero' striker he has what it takes to be a hit

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

Warren Kelly helped Lache beat Ellesmere Port Town 3-0 in the Chester & District Football League Premier Division.

Football action: Kelly keeps Lache on top

Football: The latest news from the local leagues

Gateshead sub Rob Ramshaw brings the ball under control in the penalty area as the Blues defence watches on.

McCarthy 'frustrated' to return empty-handed

Chester FC: Jon McCarthy disappointed second half performance allowed Gateshead to overturn half-time lead

Jon McCarthy, with manager Steve Burr and chairman Tony Durkin, doesn't expect the club to make any signings on deadline day.

Blues 'unlikely' to be active on deadline day

Chester FC: First team coach Jon McCarthy not expecting any new arrivals

John Rooney in action for the Blues against Gateshead last season.

Match preview: Gateshead v Chester FC

Unpredictable Blues looking to cause on upset on the road

Steve Burr and his assistant Jon McCarthy.

Burr bags Clarets youngster on loan

Chester FC: Forward Jadan Hall joins on loan from Burnley

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John Rooney tries his luck in the second half.

Gallery: Chester FC 2 Southport 0

Steve Burr congratulates Craig Mahon after the 2-0 win over Southport.

We should have scored more goals, says Burr

Kieran Charnock is mobbed after putting the Blues into the lead against Southport.

Match report: Chester FC 2 Southport 0

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