Selby Town FC - Eric Lawton Cup Winners 2018

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Selby Town FC Eric Lawton Cup Winners 2018

Match Report: Selby Town 1 GooleAFC 0

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Selby Town FC Eric Lawton Cup Winners 2018

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Will Ramsey

Will was recently married and lives locally in Brayton near Selby, and is a technical training and apprenticeships account manager. 

He has previously played for Riccall, Pontefract, Goole and Armthorpe. But most will remember him for his time at Selby Town.

Will is a Football Manager gamer, and is a fan 

of old school players like Keane and Viera – you don’t get rivalries like them anymore.

Joshua Dacre
Centre Back

Joshua is 22, and plays at centre back for Selby Town in the number 5 shirt.
Living in Rotherham, Joshua has played for a number of clubs in the past including: Worksop Town, Handsworth Parramore, Pontefract Collieries, Garforth Town, Sheffield FC, Parkgate FC, and Worsbrough Bridge Athletic.
Hi greatest memory in football so far was scoring the winner for Handsworth Parramore in the FA Cup when he was just 17.
A FIFA player.

Ras Diamond Junior
Right Back

Ras is a new signing for the 2018/19 season.

He is 19 years old and has previously played for Harrogate Railway.

He looks up to David Alaba who plays for Bayern Munich, and if he can score free kicks like his idol he will be very welcome at the Fairfax!

Ras enjoys going to the gym, and watching documentaries about the greatest and most influential people throughout history.

Josh Berry
Midfield - Sponsored by Peter Turnbull

Formerly of York City, Josh is an exciting new member to the Selby Town Squad.

Born in York, his memorable moment to date was scoring a hat-trick for York City against Bradford City.

Josh supports Middlesbrough.

Josh is kindly sponsored by Peter Turnbull who wishes Josh all the best for the season ahead!

Peter Lawrie
Goalkeeper

At 23, Peter has played for Selby Town, Tadcaster Albion, Garforth Town and Pickering Town, and is a much sought after goalkeeper and rated as one of the best in the NCEL.

Peter lives in York, and works as a buyer for Asda on Fresh Produce.

Growing up, Peter Schmeichel was his hero.

His best moment in football so far, is the run in the FA Vase to the quarters with Tadcaster and playing in front of over 2,000 fans.

Carl Stewart
Forward

Carl is a striker and wears the number 10 shirt.

At 28, Carl has had experience at a high level with a number of clubs, most recently Tadcaster Albion and Pickering Town, Carl will be ideal support for our leading scorer’s Liam Flanagan and Joe Dale.

He works in York as a ground worker.

His greatest moment in football was scoring against his home city on Boxing Day, and then playing the reverse fixture on New Years Day in front of 4,000.

A Fifa player, Carl’s footballing icon is Gazza – a true, passionated Englishman.

Chris Barrett
Goalkeeper
Andrew Metcalfe
Midfield

Andrew is a midfielder or forward and used to play for Brooklyn and Easingwold.
He is a football manager fan as ‘it makes no noise when playing it’
His best moment with the club was without a doubt scoring the equaliser against Bradford Park Avenue in the cup!
Engaged to Abi, he has a son called Jozef (‘who makes himself none to everyone at home games!’), and also gas 3 step kids.
He currently works as a bricklayer and lives in Easingwold!

Danny Snaith
Defensive Midfielder

Danny is a defensive midfielder.

He has previously played for Selby u19s, Tadcaster Albion, Dringhouses, Copmanthorpe, Glasshoughton Welfare, and Huntington.

Danny’s favourite Selby Town memory was from a few years back (possibly 2013/14) when Selby hosted Shaw Lane at Richard Street. At the time Shaw Lane were paying stupid money to get players to play for them, yet Selby still finished the game 3-1 winners.

Football Manager is his game of choice, and growing up Steven Gerrard was his favourite player, but the best player he has seen play live is Jermaine Defoe whose ‘pace was frightening’.

A joiner by trade, Danny lives in York and works for Future Roof fitting GRP

Paul Jones
Midfield

Married with two boys, aged 4 and 9.

He has previously played for Grimsby Borough, Boston Town, Cleethorpes Town, and the Republic of Ireland under 15s.

His best moment was scoring against China when playing for the Republic of Ireland under 15s.

His favourite player is Steven Gerrard, stating “he’s everything as a player – what a leader”.

He’s a FIFA player but admits he isn’t very good.

Paul is versatile and is happy to play in any position.

Lucas Wilson
Midfield - Sponsored by AW Eadie

At just 16 years old, he has previously played for Heworth, Easingwold town, York and District, North Yorkshire county side, and Osbaldwick F.C.
Prefers to play in central attacking midfield, but can play in any attacking position.
His favourite moment in football so far was scoring 2 goals for North Yorkshire against Durham to go through to the Northern counties semi final.
A life long Liverpool fan.

Lucas Wilson is kindly sponsored by AW Eadie for the 2018/19 season

www.aweadie.co.uk

Jordan Snodin
Midfield

He has previously played for Leeds United, Maltby Main, and Alfreton.

His best Selby Town memory was their fantastic win at Tadcaster Albion, where they won 2-0 to reach the final of the West Riding County Cup.

Jordan plays centre midfield and produly wears the number 8 shirt.

A FIFA player, and a fan of Lionel Messi; he once played a round of golf with ‘King Kenny’ himself – Kenny Daglish.

He has just moved into a new house with his girlfriend, and works in football for a coaching company named ‘Mini Kicks’.

Vijay Malhotra
Midfield

Vijay is currently studying Business and Management at Leed Beckett University, and hopes to continue playing football and take on further studying in the future.

He has previously played for Guiseley AFC (Academy), and Ossett Albion, before arriving at Selby Town.

Hi best moment in football so far would probably be joining Selby Town – “it was my first introduction to any form of Men’s football and they posted it on twitter too, so that worked out alright.”

Vijay is another FIFA player – which is surely enough players at the club for a team World Cup.

If he could have the footballing skill of any player, he’d go for Pavel Nedved, ” i’ve been a big fan of him ever since i started watching football!”

He plays midfield, but can also fill in as a right back, centre forward or any other position that involves kicking a ball.

Harry Bissett
Forward

Harry lives in York, and is currently studying sports and coaching.

He has previously played for Dringhouses.

Harry’s best time so far with Selby Town was stepping up to take a penalty in Selby’s win over Bradford Park Avenue in the West Riding County Cup – a penalty he calmly put away, helping to win the game.

He is 100% a FIFA player, and thinks he is the uncrowned FIFA king, something Ben Lock might dispute?

Harry’s proud of the fact that when his dad (former footballer Nick Bissett) played at Old Trafford in the FA Cup, he ‘tore Ryan Giggs to shreds’ – good man!

Harry is a forward and usually wears the number 17 shirt.

Chris Bilton
Midfield

Chris lives in York and works as a Sports Marketing Intern at York St John.

He has previously played for York City FC, Huntington Rovers, and Osbaldwick FC.

He has had numerous highlights in his sporting career, from gaining back-to-back promotions to winning county cups. But his favourite moment in football so far was representing York City FC at junior level until the age of 15.

Chris usually plays in the centre of midfield but can also play further forward.

He also plays cricket for Woodhouse Grange CCin the North Yorkshire Premiership which shows how seriously he takes his sport.

Reuben Pearse
Right Back

Reuben has played for a number of clubs including Cliffe F.C.

He had a stint in management at Selby Town before stepping back due to work commitments.

Reuben plays at right-back with the number 2 shirt.

Alex Robinson
Left WIng

Alex lives in York, and works as an electrician.

Alex has previously played for Wigginton Grasshoppers, Huddersfield Town, and Pickering Town.

He is look forward to the upcoming cup final as well as possible promotion to the Premier Division.

A FIFA player all day long, Alex also supports Leeds United.

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Sam Cable
Forward

Sam has previously played for both Frickley Athletic and Thackley AFC.

His favourite moment in a Selby Town shirt was celebrating the win over Bradford Park Avenue on penalties in the West Riding County Cup.

He is a FIFA player (but is shocking at it!) and his favourite player who he’d love to be able to play like is Dennis Bergkamp – “unbelievable player and goal scorer”.

Sam is a forward and likes to play under the number 7 shirt.

Ryan Gothard
Centre Half

Ryan works in York as a mechanic.

He has previously played for Sporting Knavesmire.

His most enjoyable moment from his time at Selby Town is beating Bradford Park Avenue on penalties in the West Riding County Cup.

Ryan is a FIFA man, and his favourite player is John Terry.

Ryan captains the Selby Town side, playing as a centre half with the number 5 shirt on his back.

Charlie Clamp
Midfield

Lives in York with his partner and 3 month old baby boy. Works in Insurance for Aviva.

He has previously played for Leeds United, Bradford Park Avenue, Cadiz (Spain), Farsley Celtic, and Harrogate Railway.
His favourite moment with Selby Town was beating Tadcaster Albion 2-0 to make the final of the West Riding Cup, which will be played against his old club Farsley Celtic!
He’d choose football manager over FIFA or PES, and is a big fan of Paul Scholes.

Charlie’s claim to fame is winning the first team bleep test at Leeds United, relegating Robert Snodgrass into 2nd!

Charlie plays in midfield with the number 8 shirt.

Nick Kennedy
Centre Back/Striker - Sponsored by David Reynolds

Nick is just starting out as a labourer, but hopes to travel the world playing football.

Previously played for York City and Bodens BK.

He hasn’t been at the club long, but his best memory so far is winning against Tadcaster Albion in the semi final of the West Riding County Cup.

Nick is also a FIFA player (that Selby Town FIFA tournament is gaining players by the minute), and he looks up to Sergio Ramos, because he is a “goal scoring centre back”.

Nick is versatile and can play as a full back or striker, wearing the number 6 or number 9 shirt depending on his position.

 

Nick is kindly sponsored for 2018/19 by David Reynolds.

Ben Lock
Left Full Back

Ben lives and works in York as a Control Systems Design Engineer for Siemens.

His previous clubs have included Knaresbrough, Pickering, and Sporting Knavesmire.

His favourite moment for Selby was beating Bradford Park Avenue in the West Riding County Cup, and says “that last minute equaliser after working so hard to get back in the tie was a brilliant feeling!”

A FIFA player, and self proclaimed ‘best at the club’ – I think a FIFA night in the clubhouse is needed to prove these high claims…

He highly rates both Cristiano Ronaldo, and Paul Scholes – “completely different players but both geniuses. I could watch Scholes all day”.

Ben plays left full back under the number 3 shirt.

George Foster-Vigors
Right Back/Centre Midfield

Previously played for York City FC, Bedlington Terriers, Team Northumbria, and Pickering Town.

His favourite moment with Selby Town was beating Bradford Park Avenue on penalties in the West Riding County Cup, and scoring his penalty in the tense shootout which decided the game.

A FIFA player, he once had dinner with Caroline Flack (although it cannot be confirmed whether it was his on pitch skills or FIFA expertise which led to the dinner).

He currently works for Middlesbrough Football Club as a Senior Technical Analyst within the recruitment department, after achieving a BSc degree in Sport and Exercise Science (2:1) from Northumbria University.

George can play in numerous positions including right back, centre back or centre midfield, and is a fan of Anfield legend Steven Gerrard.

Liam Flanagan
Centre Forward - Sponsored by Barkston Ash FA

Liam works as a painter and decorator and has previously played for Chesterfield.

His favourite moment for selby was “probably scoring 3 goals in the quarter finals against Halifax Town”, as well as scoring the second goal against Tadcaster Albion which put the game out of Tadcaster’s reach, leading to Selby Town progressing to the final of the West Riding County Cup,

Liam is a FIFA player and his favourite player is Javier Hernandez. It is unknown as to whether his FIFA skills are as good as his Selby Town playing career, but he holds the honour of scoring the 3000th goal in Selby Town’s long history, a fantastic achievement.

Liam is a centre forward and wears the number 9 shirt. Both Liam and Joe Dale make a formidable strike partnership with numerous goals between them.

Liam Flanagan is kindly sponsored by Barkston Ash FA for the 2018/19 season

Barkston Ash FA sponsor Liam Flanagan for Selby Town

Ryan Woodhead
Right Back

Lives in Scarborough, and currently in his 3rd year of a sport coaching degree at York St. John University.

Previously played for Pickering, Garforth, Tadcaster and Bridlington.
Best moment in a Selby Town shirt was the 3-2 win away at Eccleshill – “it was a really tough game and thought we all worked hard to get the win and it feels great when it’s a close hard fought game, the win Tuesday night was pretty good as well (against Tadcaster Albion in the West Riding County Cup)”.
Ryan would choose Football Manager over FIFA or PES, and as a Middlesbrough fan, he looked up to Juninho – “because he was just quality on the ball and loved watching him play”.
He usually plays right back with the number 2 shirt, but also occasionally plays right wing as a number 7.

Joe Dale
Left Wing - Sponsored by DB-S Recruitment

Originally from York, Joe now lives, and works in Hull as a P.E. Teacher.

He has previously played for Poppleton United, and Pickering Town.
His favourite moment with Selby Town was beating Tadcaster Albion 2-0 to make the final of the West Riding Cup.
He’d choose football manager over FIFA or PES, and Henrik Larsson was his hero growing up.

Currently Selby Town’s top scorer 2017/2018, and plays left-wing under the number 11 shirt.

Joe Dale is kindly sponsored by DB-S Recruitment for the 2018/19 season

DB-S Recruitment sponsor Joe Dale

Gary Collier
Forward

Gary’s previously played for Knaresborough Town and Armthorpe Welfare in the NCEL, and before that he played and managed Riccall United, leading them to the York Premier title, which was the first time a Selby team had won it in 40 years or so.

“It’s only been a couple of games since I signed I scored the winner on my debut against Eccleshill but my best moment at Selby Town so far was winning against Tadcaster Albion to get to the final of the West Riding County Cup.”

Gary is a Football Manager player, and growing up as an Arsenal fan, his hero was Ian Wright so would love to be able to play like him.

In 2001, Gary joined the army, with his first day being September 11th. He watched the planes hit the towers on the news as he was signing for his kit.

Gary prefers to play as a forward and in the number 10 shirt.