Player Profiles

 

EVESHAM UNITED FC SQUAD 

Evesham United v Kidsgrove Athletic 30th August 2014 Jubilee Stadium, Evesham

PAUL COLLICUTT – Manager

Paul is a former player with Swindon Town, Trowbridge Town, Cheltenham Town, Gloucester City, Forest Green Rovers, Newport AFC and Cinderford Town.  He was Assistant Manager to Frank Gregan at Forest Green and Nick Jordan at Evesham United.  A Cleeve boy born and bred, Collicutt captained Cheltenham Town to the Southern League title and promotion to the Alliance Premier League in 1985.  He re-joined his home town club, Bishops Cleeve, as a player in 1999 and during his decade at the club went on to successfully manage them into the Southern League.Returned to management with Evesham in November 2013.


MARK BOYLAND Assistant Manager

Cheltenham Town favourite who played with Collicutt in what was a very successful Cheltenham Town side that won the Southern League title in 1985. Was manager of Hellenic League side Hook Norton for over three seasons before joining Evesham in November 2013.


RICHARD SMITH – Coach 

Joined the club when Collicutt was appointed having worked with him at Bishops Cleeve. Has played for Evesham in the past along with Cirencester Town amongst others. Also coached at Swindon Supermarine and Highworth Town.


STUART MARTYN – Goalkeeping Coach


Pete Sollis

PETE SOLLIS – Physio


KEVIN SAWYER 

Goalkeeper – D.O.B. 14/4/80 

Experienced goalkeeper who joined the Robins at the start of the season from Mangotsfield United. Also appeared for Leamington, Chippenham Town,          Weston-Super -Mare, Salisbury City, Gloucester City and Cirencester Town.


JOSH GODDARD 

Goalkeeper – D.O.B. 14/5/95 

United`s reserve team goalkeeper and capable understudy to number one Kevin Sawyer. Confident and a good shot stopper.


JARED WILSON 

Defender – D.O.B 24/1/89 

Joined Evesham in July 2012 from Cirencester Town. Began his career at Birmingham City where he made one league appearance before playing 16 times on loan at Chesterfield. Also played for Worcester City.


 

LEWIS BINNS 

Defender – D.O.B. 10/11/95

Youngster in his first season after moving the short distance from Bishops Cleeve. Quick who is capable of playing anywhere down the left.


MATT SYSUM

Defender – D.O.B. 29/8/89

Rejoined Evesham for a second spell at the start of the current season. Whole hearted player who is commanding in the air, strong in the tackle and scores some important goals from set-pieces. Previous clubs include Cirencester Town, Gloucester City and Mangotsfield United.


WILL WELLON

Defender – D.O.B. 1/12/88 

Made his Evesham debut in January 2014 after being snapped up from Slimbridge AFC. Operates at full-back or central defender. Strong and commanding with a cultured left-foot.


LINDEN DOVEY

Defender – D.O.B. 13/10/86 

Strong defender in his second season at the Jubilee Stadium. Quick and reads the game well. Can also operate as an emergency striker.  Also turned out for Rushall Olympic and Stourbridge.


Liam Harding

LIAM HARDING

Defender/Midfield

Liam signed at the start of this season after impressing in preseason.  He can play in defence or in midfield and has also turned out for Slimbridge.


MARCUS JACKSON

Defender/Midfield – DOB 16/5/79

Experienced wide midfielder who can play anywhere down the right. Has an abundance of energy and always gives 100%. Previous clubs include Stourbridge, Leamington and Daventry Town.


NICK STANLEY 

Midfield

Signed in August 2014 from Southern League Premier Division Hungerford Town.  He is a very competitive player who always gives his all. Other clubs include Oxford City, Leamington, Swindon Supermarine, Cirencester Town, Devizes Town and Chippenham Town.


SEAN WOOD 

Midfield – D.O.B. 12/3/89

Part of Cirencester Town`s championship winning side last season.  Creative midfielder who passes the ball well and a good box to box player. His previous clubs include Hungerford Town and Swindon Supermarine.


GEORGE WASHBOURNE 

Midfield

Talented left-sided midfielder signed at the end of August 2014 from Stourbridge.  Began his career with Nuneaton Town and then Atherstone Town in the Midland Alliance.  He has represented the Birmingham County F.A. under 18’s side.  Signed for Forest Green Rovers in 2012, but been on loan at Gloucester City, Cirencester Town and Redditch United.  Currently studying at the University of Worcester.


KEVIN SLACK – No Photo

Midfield/Striker – D.O.B. 5/4/80 

Joined at the start of the season for his second spell with the Robins. Operates in midfield or in attack. Previous clubs include Bishops Cleeve and Shortwood United.


CARL BROWN

Midfield/Striker – D.O.B. 16/7/88

Beginning his second full season at the Jubilee Stadium after originally signing for the club in November 2012 before departing towards the end of that season. Can play in midfield or in attack. Has also played for Bishops Cleeve.  Supporters Player of the Season.

 


LANCE SMITH 

Striker – DOB 28/7/1991

Local player who moved to United from Midland Combination neighbours Badsey Rangers in September 2013. Strong, hardworking forward who finished top of the club`s scoring charts last season with 18 goals.  Players’s Player of the Year.


ASHLEY EDENBOROUGH

  Striker – D.O.B. 29/5/85

Moved from Swindon Supermarine at the start of the season and was a prolific scorer during his time at the Webb`s Wood Stadium. A lethal finisher who is already a firm favourite with the home supporters.  His previous clubs also include Hungerford Town, Chippenham Town and Cirencester Town.


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ADAM MANN

Striker

 Adam joined the Robins in January 2015 on a permanent deal after a loan spell from Gloucester City where he broke into the side as a teenager in 2010 after impressing for the club’s youth development.  He was originally a winger but after a spell at Shortwood United he returned to the Tigers as a complete forward who excels at setting up as well as scoring goals.


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LEE SMITH

Striker

Signed in February 2015 from Southern Premier League side Hungerford Town where he was a regular this season making 30 appearances.  The 31 year old has previously played for Cinderford Town, Weymouth, Forest Green Rovers, Worcester City and Gloucester City. Last season he was top scorer for Cirencester Town when they won the Southern League Division 1 South & West scoring an impressive 38 goals in 51 league and cup appearances.