Player Profiles

EVESHAM UNITED FC SQUAD 2016-17 (Being Updated)

Paul Collicutt

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.


GERRY OLDHAM

Was assistant to John Brough at Cinderford Town for two seasons before taking up a similar role at the Jubilee Stadium during the summer. Before that he enjoyed a long association with local side Cheltenham Saracens.


MARK LOCKWOOD

Moved to the Jubilee Stadium at the same time as Gerry Oldham after serving Cinderford Town during their title winning campaign. Spent two seasons at the Causeway Ground and previous to that worked with Oldham at Cheltenham Saracens.


Stuart Martyn

STUART MARTYN – Goalkeeping Coach


Pete Sollis

PETE SOLLIS – Physio


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JUSTIN SANDERS – Assistant Physio


Kevin Sawyer

KEVIN SAWYER 

Goalkeeper – D.O.B. 14/4/80 

D.O.B. 14/4/80 – Experienced goalkeeper who joined the Robins at the start of the 2014/15 season from Mangotsfield United. Also appeared for Gloucester City and Cirencester Town.


SAM GILDER – D.O.B. 23/03/98 – Goalkeeper

Moved from neighbours Bishops Cleeve during the summer of 2016 and will be a capable understudy to Kevin Sawyer. Can also play in an outfield role if needed.


Louis Binns

LEWIS BINNS 

Defender – D.O.B. 10/11/95

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


Matt Sysum

MATT SYSUM

Defender – D.O.B. 29/8/89

Re-joined Evesham for a second spell at the start of the 2014/15 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, Gloucester and Mangotsfield United.


Will Wellon

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

LINDEN DOVEY

Defender – D.O.B. 13/10/86 

Strong defender in his fourth 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 – D.O.B. 07/12/92

Signed at the start of the 2014/15 season after impressing in pre-season. Can play anywhere across the back or in midfield and has previously turned out in the Western League Premier Division for Slimbridge.


Nick Stanley

NICK STANLEY 

Midfield – D.O.B. 15/07/86 

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 – D.O.B. 12/3/89 – Midfield –

Part of Cirencester Town’s 2013/14 championship winning side. Signed at the start of the 2014/15 season, Sean is a creative midfielder who passes the ball well and is a good box to box player.


LORCAN SHEEHAN – D.O.B. 12/07/89 –

Midfielder in his second spell with the Robins. Was part of Cinderford Town’s title winning side last season. Very skilful and hardworking.


JOE TURLEY – D.O.B. 15/10/93 –

Another member of Cinderford Town’s championship squad. Strong midfielder who also has an eye for goal.


Carl Brown

CARL BROWN

Midfield/Striker – D.O.B. 16/7/88

Beginning his fourth 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.


Lance Smith

LANCE SMITH 

Striker – D.O.B 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 in his first season with 18 goals.


Adam Mann

ADAM MANN

Striker

Adam signed permanently from Gloucester City at the end of January 2015 after an initial loan spell.  Broke into the Tigers side as a teenager in 2010 after impressing for the club’s youth development. Originally a winger but after a spell at Shortwood United, he returned to the Tigers as a complete forward who excelled at setting up, as well as scoring goals.  Top scorer last season.


Ashley Williams

ASHLEY WILLIAMS

Midfield

D.O.B. 14/05/86 – Experienced midfielder who moved from Premier Division Paulton Rovers in the summer of 2015. Strong and hardworking player who has also played for Chippenham Town and Mangotsfield United.


JORDAN BRYAN – D.O.B. 15/01/94 –

Signed during the summer of 2016 from Bishops Cleeve. Can play in midfield or up front and likes to run at defenders.


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JACOB SLOGGETT

Midfield – D.O.B. 3.10.96

Jacob signed on dual registration with Bath City in October 2015. He is a product of Bristol City’s City’s U18 side who impressed during the 2015 pre-season, having previously been part of Bristol City and Paulton Rover’s youth set-ups.


PAUL FAHY – D.O.B. 14/12/1993 –

Topped Slimbridge’s goalscoring charts last season and moved to the Jubilee Stadium in the summer. A natural goalscorer who is quick and skilful.


ELLIOT KENNEDY – D.O.B. 29/11/91 –

returned to the club for a second spell in the summer of 2016. Previously at Bishops Cleeve. Wide player who has tremendous pace and scores his fair share of goals.


SAM PEARSON – D.O.B. 07/08/91 –

Striker starting his first season at this level having signed from Herefordshire based Pegasus Juniors. Scored Hereford F.C.’s first ever goal after they were reformed in a friendly at Malvern Town last season.


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