Ray Pennock
Assistant Manager

Ray Pennock

Pennock has a wealth of experience in the Welsh Premier League and also Europe.

Has been involved at Neath, Afan Lido and Port Talbot in his last few spells.

He is a valuable addition to our backroom staff and will work closely with manager Shaw in the coming seasons.

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Lee Bevan
Centre Back

Lee Bevan

A major signing for the Reds, Lee captained Llanelli to the title last season.

At 6ft 4" the commanding centre back brings leadership qualities and and a winning mentality to the Old Road.

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Daniel Taylor
Coach

Daniel Taylor

Brought into assist Mike Rutherford this season,looking to gain experience and learn from the manager.

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Daniel Kingdom
Defence

Daniel Kingdom

A left footed player who possesses unbelievable pace. Dan’s energy and enthusiasm is second to none. Although a left sided player Dan is just has comfortable at centre back or out wide and is a great organiser.

Goals: 13

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Ian Hillier
Defence

Ian Hillier

Ian has an amundance of experience and lists his former clubs including Swansea City, Tottenham Hotspur and Neath among others. Ian is an outstanding footballer who is an inspiration to younger members of the squad.


Goals: 12

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Luke Harris
Defence

Luke Harris

Cultured centre back who is brave in the tackle and in the air.

The 29 year old has played most his career in Division One since he was 16 with ex clubs including Goytre Utd, Haverfordwest, Ammanford and Pontardawe.

Players Player and Managers Player of the year in 2017/18 season.

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Ross Davies
Defence

Ross Davies

Signed from Llanelli youth. The right full back loves to bomb up and down the wing and will be a massive asset this season. Was voted youth and reserve Player of Year last season and could well be a breakthrough year for him.

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Sam Baker
Defence

Sam Baker

Sam is a no nonsense player who leaves nothing on the pitch.

Converted to full back this season after playing most of his career as a forward.

The decision seems to have been heralded by some excellent displays in his new position.
 

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Mark Hanford
Defence

Mark Hanford

One of the longest serving players at the club, former BP player who has an abundance of experience and great organiser in defence.





Isaac Hopkins
Defence

Isaac Hopkins

Isaac is an energetic full back who can play on either side of the pitch, signed from Sandfields he loves to get forward and join in our attacks.

He is sure to provide us with assists from wide areas this season.




Defence

Ryan Williams

Signed last season for youth team after moving to Swansea University.

Previous club was Tuffley Rovers from Gloucestershire League.

A modern day defender, excellent in possession and great ability to read the game.

Will be looking to move into senior football this season.




Tom Morgan
Defence

Tom Morgan

Tom is a highly committed and hard working defender who has quickly developed into one of our main centre backs.

He was nominated as our captain during pre-season because of his consistency and his ability to lead by example.

Ex-Swans Development and Cwrt Herbert Colts where he won league title and plate.




Defence

Tom Ware

Recent signing from Bryncoch.

Defender will be looking to develop and provide competition this season for the young reds.









Gareth Jones
Forward

Gareth Jones

Gareth is a big and strong centre forward who is excellent at leading the line. All time leading goalscorer for the club in the Welsh League who is strong in the air with great feet and on his day is a handful for the most experienced defender. Finished third highest goal-scorer in Welsh League the previous season with 34 goals and followed that up with 20 in our promotion clinching year.

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Tyler Brock
Forward

Tyler Brock

Signed from Carmarthen Town, all round centre forward who posesses outstanding skill and technique but also enjoys the physical aspect of the game.

Prolific in college football and at academy level at Pontardawe Town, huge prospect.

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Layton Thomas
Forward

Layton Thomas

Vast experience in local and Welsh league, powerful forward who is always a handful and massive aerial threat.




Forward

Evan Williams

Former clubs include Penrhos FC & Cwm Wanderers where he has won the Neath premier league title, Senior Open Cup, West Glam cup & West Glam league also played with Cardiff Development.

Evan is a big presence as a number 9 his strength and ability to win and hold the ball in advanced areas stands out. He has quality finishing skills and has already made a statement with his goals and assists this season so far.




Luke Mildenhall
Forward

Luke Mildenhall

Former player for Mumbles and Sandfields.

Luke is a quality footballer who can play in midfield centrally and in a more advanced role. Has that ability to change a game with his finishing from distance and his set pieces.








Caitlyn Phillips
Forward

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Goalkeeper

Jamie Griffiths

Back for his third spell at the club, Briton Ferry goalkeeper brought in by manager Carl Shaw for the remainder of the season.

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Luke Probert
Goalkeeper

Luke Probert

A good organiser of the defence and a great shot stopper who possesses great distribution that suits our way of playing.

Luke’s performances were a major part of our promotion winning season.

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Goalkeeper

Callum Williamson

Signed from Under 16s league cup winners Giants Grave.

Callum is a big presence in goals for us and possesses the skills to be able to play out from the back and at distance accurately which fits in with the way we want to play.

Already pulled off some great saves including penalties in pre-season.





Gary Elsey
Goalkeeper Coach

Gary Elsey

Elsey who has 28 years experience of coaching at the top level with Aylesbury Utd, Watford, Swansea City and the Wales Semi pro side has learned from some of the best coaches in the modern game.
Will be working alongside Carl Shaw and Ray Pennock for the coming season.

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Carl Shaw
Manager

Carl Shaw

Ex-BP, Port Talbot and Neath centre forward. Carl has now proved himself to be one of the best young managers outside the Welsh Premier gaining promotion from Division 3 to 1 within 5 seasons, also guided his squad to a respectable seventh in his first season in division one.

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Mike Rutherford
Manager

Mike Rutherford

Mike has stepped up to Youth team manager after assisting last season.

Learned his trade with Cardiff City Development, Mike is a FAW Uefa 'B' License holder and is currently working towards his 'B' License with the FA, also holds the FA Award certificate.

Has implied professionalism, discipline and his knowledge of football on his current squad.

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James Beer
Defence

James Beer

James is a local lad who can fill in at a number of positions but put in some notable displays at full back at the end of last season.

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Liam Hughes
Midfield

Liam Hughes

A hardworking midfielder who is just as comfortable leading the line.

A skillful player with great technique and energy to burn.

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Rory Healey
Midfield

Rory Healey

Rory is a no nonsense hard working powerful midfielder who possesses great pace and does not like coming off second best.
Comfortable on the ball and a superb engine in the middle of the park.
Will always give you 100%.
Current club captain.

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Scott Tomlinson
Midfield

Scott Tomlinson

Scott is another player with exceptional ability complimented by a hard working ethos.

Scott possesses great vision and balance in possession and is a regular scorer from midfield.

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Stephen Davey
Midfield

Stephen Davey

Former Welsh Premier player with Neath Steve has lightening pace with the skill to cause problems to the most experienced defenders.

Quality delivery from wide plus instinctive finishing ability meaning he is regularly on the score sheet.

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Steven Hughes
Midfield

Steven Hughes

An outstanding attacking midfielder with an eye for goal.

One of the most coveted players in the Welsh League, Steven has years of experience at this level and is a fantastic acquisition for the Reds.

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Aaron Walters
Midfield

Aaron Walters

5 years in Cardiff development and a league cup title with Giants Grave.

Aaron is a composed creative player with quality receiving and turning skills, at present he is developing his defending skills at wing back.

No doubt he will supply us with assists and the occasional goal from wide areas this season.




Dan Roberts
Midfield

Dan Roberts

Won two titles at Coedffranc.

Dan’s passing ability over varying distances with accuracy really stands out, he’s also a quality set piece taker.

Normally plays defensive central midfield but his skills are transferrable to central defense.




Daniel Llewellyn
Midfield

Daniel Llewellyn

Won league and cup titles with Giants Grave juniors.

Dan is a highly committed, hard working member of the squad.

He has the potential to be a quality ball playing central defensive midfielder.

His ability to break up play and defend the counter attack will keep us in games and secure us results this season.





Reuben Harris
Midfield

Reuben Harris

Signed from Coedffranc.

 

Reuben’s strengths lie in his pace, his ability to cross from wide areas, and his accurate finishing.














Midfield

Steph Cook

A defender/midfielder who plays lovely balls through the middle to open play up front.
Nerys is returning to football after a few years’ break.




Joe Dyer
Midfielder

Joe Dyer

Previous clubs include Coedffranc where he won 2 league titles one plate finishing top scorer.

Also been with Swans schoolboys, Swans academy and Cardiff development.

Joe has already made appearances for both the reserves and the first team at the club where he has made an instant impact and contributed towards results with assists and goals.

He is a quality footballer with a good range of passing and an eye for goal.

Recently trialled for Welsh Colleges.




Mike Walsh
Midfielder

Mike Walsh

Mike had his testimonial last season after being with Llansawel/BFL for 25 years, still playing while also filling the small role of club chairman!

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Cam Williams
Miodfield

Cam Williams

Cam is quick and agile with good touch and vision.

Previous clubs include Coedffranc, Port Talbot Academy, Ystradgynlais and Cardiff Academy.

Cam is a dynamic, creative, attacking midfielder who has the ability to score goals and provide assists from wide and central areas.

Recently trialled for Welsh Colleges.







Caitlin Owen
Defence

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Freja Davies
Forward

Freja Davies





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