David Evans (footballer)
|Date of birth||4 April 1967|
|Place of birth||Chester, England|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Evans was the product of a football family, as his father Bernard Evans and uncle Dennis Evans had both played professionally for clubs including Tranmere Rovers and Wrexham. and his older brother Gary had been an apprentice at Liverpool FC. As a youngster he joined Manchester United on schoolboy terms and went on to play for Wales at under 15 and under 19 level.
After leaving school in 1983, Evans joined Chester City as an apprentice and his debut arrived aged just 16 years and 236 daysin a 0–0 draw against Doncaster Rovers on 26 November 1983. Over the next two years he made 16 league appearances and played three cup games for Chester, with his only goal coming in a 5–2 win over Darlington on 23 February 1985.
- Focus on David Evans, Chester City v. Colchester United matchday programme, 20/10/84, pg. 13
- Chas Sumner (1997). On the Borderline: The Official History of Chester City 1885-1997. Yore Publications. pp. stats section. ISBN 1-874427-52-6.
- Chas Sumner (1997). On the Borderline: The Official History of Chester City 1885-1997. Yore Publications. p. 137. ISBN 1-874427-52-6.