General Manager:

Jack Pearce

Now in his 45th year with the club after joining as a player from Portsmouth, Jack has been player, player-manager, manager, chairman and is now general manager of the club. Also a highly respected FA Councillor.

Manager:

Jamie Howell

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Jamie began his career as a trainee with Arsenal, turning professional in 1995. Captained the England Youth team at Wembley, before moving on to Portsmouth and Torquay Utd, he had a brief spell with Brighton before joining Bognor in 1997, making over 400 appearances for the club. He moved to Burgess Hill Town in 2007, and was appointed manager.Another very popular returnee to the club he had served so well as a player.

Head Coach:

Darin Killpartrick

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Darin returned to the club in July 2005 where he had spent much of his playing career. He spent three years as club coach before taking over as Manager in January 2009. Spent the previous five years playing for Burgess Hill Town, helping them gain promotion to the Ryman League. He is a qualified UEFA A standard coach and Director of Football at Chichester College. Handed the Managerís position over to Howell to allow him to concentrate on his career commitments and his love of coaching. Has recently been appointed as Head Coach to the England Colleges team.


Fitness Coach

Neil Cockcroft

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Neil spent 18 years in the Royal Navy as Physical Training Instructor.Has also worked for the past eight years at Chichester College responsible for development of young players for the academy. Neil holds many fitness qualifications and is working towards his UEFA ďBĒ licence.


Goalkeeper:

Chris Winterton

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Joined this summer from Whitehawk where he had been a regular over the past few years winning two successive league titles.. An excellent shot-stopper and commanding in the air, Chris began at Brighton before spells at Eastbourne Borough, Lewes and AC Kajaan in Finland.


Defender:

Josh Warren

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Josh has signed for the club having been recently released by Portsmouth. Comfortable at either full back or centre-half, Josh did spend a period on loan at Nyewood Lane a couple of seasons ago.


Defender:

James Crane

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Monty & Jet

James has played for the England Colleges team. Can also play up front . Joined Bognor from County League side Arundel, but the much travelled player has also played at Heart of Midlothian, Reading and Cypriot sides Famagusta and AEK Larnaca.


Defender:

Paul Hinshelwood

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Graham & Joseph

Another former Bognor player who has returned for a second spell at Nyewwod Lane. Paul played previously for the club in the Conference South before moving away to Havant & Waterlooville who he represented with distinction for several years, before moving to Gosport Borough. Began his career at Brighton before joining Torquay United. Has also appeared for Burgess Hill Town, Whitehawk and Tiverton Town. Can play anywhere in defence or midfield.


Defender

Daryl Wollers

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Another young full back who played at Sussex County League side Littlehampton Town before joining Bognor at the beginning of season 2011-12. Has already shown that he has an eye for goal ad has recently impressed with his performances as emergency centre half. Last seasonís Player of the Year.


Defender

Craig Robson

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Strong central defender who began his career at Havant & Waterlooville. Has spent the past two years in Western Australia playing semi-professionally for Sorrento FC before joining Bognor during the summer.

Defender

Dan Sackman

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Chris & Lynda Giggs

Has had three spells at the club, interspersed with playing professionally in the USA for Central Florida Kraze whilst at University. Has also played for Wessex League side Moneyfields and Horsham YMCA.



Midfield:

Charlie Oatway

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Charlie first played for the Rocks four years ago and his performances earned him a move to Brighton. Has also played for Whitehawk and County League champions East Preston, before returning to Nyewood Lane this summer. A very calm and steadying influence with great ability on the ball.


Winger

Ben Johnson

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First joined the Rocks seven years ago from Wessex League side Moneyfields. Has also played for Burgess Hill Town, Worthing and Havant & Waterlooville. Spent time on trial at Dagenham & Redbridge and Newport County.. A skilful player who is equally at home on the wing or in midfield. Sadly missed almost all of last season with a serious knee injury..


Midfield

Doug Tuck

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Ian Trott

Was at Brighton for two years, before joining The Rocks at the beginning of last season. Broke into the side last autumn and showed that he can play in several key positions. Also demonstrated his eye for a goal. Has played regularly for the England Colleges team. Though small in stature, Doug has superb ability on the ball. Nephew of former Brighton and Bognor centre half Stuart Tuck.


Midfield

Stuart Green

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Liam Goodley

A recent signing who has played for Gosport Borough, Moneyfields and Romsey Town. Equally comfortable up front or in midfiesld, Stuart has a great engine.


Forward:

Jake Thomson

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Jenny From The Rox

Trinidad & Tobago full international and has also represented England at Under 17 level. Began his career at Southampton, playing a dozen matches in the Championship before moving to Exeter City. Has also played for Torquay Utd., Bournemouth, Cheltenham Town, Kettering Town, Forest Green Rovers, Newport County, Lincoln City, Salisbury City and AFC Portchester before joining Bognor in the summer.


Forward:

Alex Parsons

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Jean Martin

Played for Bournemouth at the age of 18, and spent periods on loan at Bashley and Wimborne Town. Spent last season at Conference South side Whitehawk and Worthing. Another versatile youngster who has recently joined Bognor.


Forward

Ollie Pearce

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Exciting youngster who is the product of last seasonís youth team. Put in some impressive performances when promoted to the first team towards the end of last season and scored a number of goals. Has also played for county League side Midhurst and represented the England Colleges side in Italy. Son of former Rocks player Robbie Pearce who served the club for many years with great distinction.


Forward

Harvey Whyte

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Played for the club during two loan spells last season before signing permanently last season from Havant & Waterlooville, Great ball control and a blistering pace makes him very popular with the Rocks faithful. Son of 1980ís Rockís favourite Dallas Whyte.