Player Profiles


Joe Mant

Goalkeeper

Age 21

 

Signed last season from Ashford United, Joe is a highly-rated young keeper.  Made his debut for Ashford in a 2012 FA Cup game against Deal Town at the age of sixteen and scooped the player of the year award at Homelands in the 2013/14 season.

 

 


Jerald Aboagye

Defender

Age 24

 

Jerald is a former Merstham defender who signed for Hythe in December from Chatham Town. He is a highly rated right back who brings quality to the back four.  

 

 


Nick Reeves

Defender

Age 29

 

 

Signed from Cray Wanderers and is in his second spell at the club, having impressed during his 59 appearances for us between 2011 and 2012. Originally arrived from Maidstone United, has also had spells with Sittingbourne, Dartford and Leatherhead.


Craig Cloke

Defender

Age 32

 

 

Back at Reachfields after a short break from football. Spent nine years with Dover Athletic, captaining the reserves and making his first team debut in 2001. Won all four of the club’s player of the year awards for the 2004-05 season, but injuries curtailed a promising career. Returned to action at Ashford Town, before signing for Ryman Premier side Margate in 2010.


Keane Gillett

Defender

Age 16

 

 

A local boy who shows much promise for the future. He developed his skills in youth football at Welling United and Fisher before breaking into the Maidstone United under 18 team.


Josh Burchell

Defender

Age 26

 

 

Signed from Ryman South neighbours, Folkestone Invicta, five years ago. Josh is a talented left-sided player with an excellent deadball delivery. Capable of playing in a variety of positions and made the left-back position his own during the last campaign. Was a product of the Folkestone youth set-up. He made 234 appearances for his former club, scoring 17 goals.


Callum Wraight

Defender

Age 

 

Younger defender who joined Hythe from Folkestone Invicta just before Christmas. He is a great prospect for the future. He has a couple of spells with Whitstable Town. 


Kieron Campbell

Winger

Age 

 

Kieron is an exciting speedy winger who joined the club from Faversham Town in January. He has also had spells with Whitstable Town and Fisher. 

 

 


Ryan Johnson

Midfielder

Age 29

 

 

Ryan originally joined Hythe from Erith & Belvedere before leaving for Greenwich Borough. He returned to the Cannons at the start of this season. He is a versatile combative player who can also play in defence.


Charlie Webster

Midfielder

Age 20

 

Former Gillingham Youth player, Charlie joined Tonbridge Angels at the start of last season following a short loan spell after being released by the Gills. He is an exciting addition to the squad and has a bright future in football.  


Sam Adams

Midfielder

Age 29

 

Joined in the summer from Hastings United, Sam is a strong midfield player who has played in all positions at some time in his career. He has spent most of his time at Hastings with a short spell at Rye United. 


Dave Cook

Midfielder

Age 32

 

Re-joined the club for his third spell with us after brief periods at both Ashford United and Hastings United. Our leading goalscorer in four of his five full seasons at the club with 124 goals in 247 appearances. Captained the club to the Kent League Championship and Ryman South Play-offs. Also lifted the Kent Senior Cup and won the Ryman South 2012/13 Golden Boot.


Harry Carr

Midfielder

Age 18

 

Harry is a youngster who has a bright future in the game. Has re-signed after a year out injured.


Matt Newman

Midfielder

Age 28

 

Originally joined Folkestone Invicta as a Central defender converting to Midfield for most of his time there, Matt joined Hythe in September. He is a cultured player who has seen time at Chatham Town, Erith & Belvedere, Ashford Town, Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge Angels.

 


Owen Price 

Midfielder

Age 

 

The 29 year old started the season at Greenwich Borough and had a varied career. He started as a youth team player at Charlton Athletic before moving to Tottenham Hotspur. He has also had spells in Scandinavian football in Sweden and Finland with GIf Sundsvaal and TPS from 2005-2008. He returned to the UK to play for Northwich Victoria before the first of two spells with Farnborough Town in 2009/11 before signing for Lewes in 2011- 2013. He has also been at Carshalton Athletic, Cray Wanderers and Erith Town. 

 


Jay May

Striker

Age 30

 

 

Prolific striker, Jay May signed from Maidstone United in October. He had two spells with “The Stones” and was their leading scorer in the last two seasons.  He spent some time with Billericay Town and Bromley in the Conference South. He has also had spells with Dartford and Ramsgate.


Dean Grant

Striker

Age 26

 

Dean is an experienced striker who can score goals. He was signed from Faversham Town just before Christmas. He has also played for a number of other clubs in the area including Margate, Herne Bay, Canterbury City and Whitstable Town.  

 

 


Frankie Sawyer

Striker

Age 28

 

One of our current management team’s first signings, a hard-working and proven Ryman League goalscorer, his former clubs including Tooting & Mitcham United, Dulwich Hamlet, Hastings United, Metropolitan Police, Croydon Athletic and Chipstead.


Ben Wilson

Defender

Age 24

 

Previously at Erith & Belvedere where he was known as a ‘fantastic full-back with a wise footballing head on young shoulders’. Has shown his versatility since signing with some bright performances in various midfield positions. 

 


Kenny Pogue

Striker

Age 28

 

 

Kenny joined the club at the start of this season having played for Eastbourne Town last term. He an experienced striker who spent a number of years at Hastings United where he was a prolific goal scorer.