Chester FC: McIntyre, Jarrett and Pugh join promoted side

Kevin McIntyre

Chester FC have made three signings, including their former midfielder Kevin McIntyre, as they prepare for life in the Conference Premier next season.

The 35-year-old, played 103 times for Chester City and helped them win the Conference title in 2004.

Midfielders Jason Jarrett, 33, and Lee Pugh, 20, have also signed contracts.

Ex-Wigan and Preston man Jarrett played for FC Halifax Town last season, while Pugh joins from Clitheroe.

Meanwhile, goalkeeper Martin Fearon has agreed a new one-year deal, and fresh terms have been offered to keeper John Danby and defender George Horan.

Neil Young's side have won three consecutive promotions as champions since the club's formation in 2010 and guaranteed a spot in the top tier of non-league football by