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Chris Lester

Name: Christopher Lester
Born: 27 October 1994, Salford (England)
Position: Winger

Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 1 Under-21 Cap (2013).

Club Career:
Teams ... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- League
Bolton W. 12/13- date Jul-12 Youth
Chester 13/14 ..... Oct-13 .Loan 4(1)/0 (Conference National)
Hartlepool .......... Mar-15 Trial
Warrington Town ........ -15 .Free (Northern Premier League)

An English-born winger, Chris Lester qualifies for Northern Ireland through his Belfast-born grandfather. His first international call-up was for an Under-21 European qualifier in Cyprus in May 2013 while just 18-years-old.

A product of the Bolton Wanderers youth set-up, he first featured on the for an FA Cup tie with Sunderland in January 2013. He had to wait until the tail-end of the following season, after a loan spell at Chester, to make his Trotters debut, coming off the bench in a 1-0 defeat by Leicester.

Lester was one of twelve players released by Bolton at the end of the 2014/15 season shortly after an unsuccessful trial with Hartlepool. He subsequently joined Warrington Town.

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Northern Ireland Under-21 Cap Details:
31-05-2013 Cyprus A L 0-3 ECQ