Following the signing of midfielder Kingsley Black earlier, and the news that they had been reprieved from relegation from the…
….Conference Premier, Chester FC completed a happy day by brigning in winger Wayne Riley from Conference North side Hednesford Town.
Riley, 24, came through the ranks at Northwich Victoria, scoring the winner in an FA Cup tie with Charlton Athletic in 2009.
He scored 38 times in 155 games for Vics but followed his manager Andy Preece to Airbus UK Broughton in the summer of 2012.
Riley netted 12 goals in twenty-nine starts, ending the season as the Wingmakers top scorer, leading to him being offered a trial at Wrexham.
He turned down that offer to join Hednesford, scoring 12 times in twenty-three starts for the Pitmen last season.