Interview

New Signing: Archie Brown

March 9, 2020

Find out more about new signing Archie Brown, formerly of Bridlington Town and Goole… The first game you remember watching? My first trip to anfield age seven The first team you played for? Burlington jackdaws ( bridlington based side ) How would you describe your playing style? I would say im a creative midfielder. What position do you prefer to play? Central midfielder Biggest achievement in football? Reaching two national finals for humberside in the same season and getting to play at stoke citys ground Biggest disappointment in football? Not winning both of the national finals for humberside Biggest influence on your football? My mum and grandpa have always supported me since i was 4, ive always kicked a ball

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Interview: Dylan Parkin

February 13, 2020

First of all tell us a little bit about yourself.From Sheffield, work for Rotherham United football club and support Sheffield Wednesday. What clubs have you played for in the past?Sheffield United, Chesterfield, Boston United, Sheffield FC, Cleethorpes town, Ossett Albion, AFC Mansfield and Parkgate. What’s been what you’d describe as your best moment in football?For me it would be the moment I came home and told my parents I’d finally got a pro contract. What position do you play and have you always played in that position?I’m a goalkeeper by trade and had a little go up front when I was younger but clearly didn’t work out! How would you describe your style of football?I’d say it’s fast tempo and

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Interview: Josh Walker

February 13, 2020

It’s Josh turn for his eleven at eleven The first game you remember watching? Liverpool vs Portsmouth 2007, Liverpool won 4-1  The first team you played for? Swanland FC. How would you describe your playing style? Direct and creative. Biggest achievement in football? Playing in a national cup final. Biggest disappointment in football? Losing that final. Biggest influence on your football? Mainly my dad but got a very sport orientated family.  Most talented player you’ve played with? Brandon Fleming. Most talented player you’ve played against? Morgan Gibbs White. Best memory at Selby Town? Beating Wythensawe away in the FA Vase. What do you like most about the club? Great set of fans and volunteers. Crowds increasing each week which is

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Interview: Ryan Gothard

February 7, 2020

Ryan’s turn for question time! The first game you remember watching? Leeds United vs Manchester United (Leeds won). The first team you played for? Hamilton panthers. How would you describe your play style? Aggressive. Biggest achievement in football? Winning the league multiple times. Biggest disappointment in football? Not making it pro. Biggest influence on your football? My dad I’d say. Most talented player you’ve played with? Got to be the Selby Pirlo! Best memory at Selby Town? Getting to the final of the West Riding County Cup. What do you like most about the club? I like that we’re all good mates and everyone gets on at the club. Thoughts on the season so far? I think this season is

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Interview: Myles Lawman

August 8, 2019

Myles is kindly sponsored by Flames of Hull Ltd In the next interview in our ‘getting to know you’ series we have Myles Lawman – currently away on holiday he will be back soon and ready to build on his hard work in preseason! First of all, tell us a little bit about your life outside of football. I’m 19 years old, live in Hull and i’m currently working on a gas and hetas engineering apprenticeship outside of football. Tell us more about your footballing career so far. I’ve played football as long as i can remember but joined my first team aged 7, before joining Hull City and then Grimsby Town from the u12’s all the way through the

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Meet the Players

© Selby Town FC 2019
Casey Stewart
Forward - Sponsored by Garry Mollon
Brett Lucas
Defence - Sponsored by Samson Moat, Charlie Molloy, Jake Shaw
Myles Lawman
Midfield - Sponsored by Flames of Hull
Josh Rogerson
Defence - Sponsored by Graham, Isaac and Angela Shepherd
Jordan Carter
Midfield - Sponsored by Blu Skye Villas
Luke Sellers
Defence - Sponsored by Terry Smith
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.

Alasan Ann
Defence - Sponsored by Selby Ultras

Aged 24, and from Luton – Ann is living in York whilst studying physiotherapist at university.

He has previously played for Luton Town, St Neots Town, Hitchin Town, and Kings Langley.

His greatest memory in non league so far was reaching the play off final with Hitchin Town.

A FIFA man, his greatest inspiration in football was Ledley King which he puts down to his “overall understanding of the game and leadership skills.”

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.

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.

Zac Lawrence
Defence

Formerly of York City, Zac also held trials at Sunderland.

This is his first season within Selby Town Football Club’s defence.

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

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.

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.

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.

Carl Stewart
Forward - Sponsored by Blu Skye Villas

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.

Carl is kindly sponsored by LR Joinery.

Liam Flanagan
Centre Forward - Sponsored by Ultimate Roofs

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.

Kindly Sponsored by Ultimate Roofs

Josh Walker
Forward - Sponsored by Unicorn Flying Club

Josh is kindly sponsored for 2019/20 by the Unicorn Flying Club