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Croydon FC updates – 2022/23


Updates from Croydon FC ahead of the 2022/23 season.

First Team Manager – Tyler Chambers
Assistant Manager – Joe Brown
First Team Coach – Matt Capon
Goalie Coach – Gavin Dilley
Physio – Ben Gladden

Young, athletic Goalkeeper Tiwa Fujamade has signed for 2022/23 season.

He made over 20 appearances for Ten-Em-Bee in the Kent County League last year helping them to a 3rd place finish

Versatile defender/midfielder Bailey McCarthy is a Tram!

Most natural as a defensive midfielder, Bailey has bags of energy and wears the badge on his sleeve.

Previous clubs include SCR, Merstham and Redhill.

Ex-Whitley Bay, Woodley United & Old Hamptonians CB Jack Byerley has put pen-to-paper.

Jack will bring a wealth of experience to our backline and as well as a senior voice on the pitch

Absolutely delighted to announce striker Lee Peacock.

The ex-Redhill & Merstham U23 front man finished as one of the Suburban League’s top goal-scorers as he led Merstham U23s side to the league title.

Thrilled to announce we’ve signed clinical forward Sam Blake.

Sam’s background is SCR & Merstham where for the latter he made a number of apps in the Isthmian Prem last season. Sam and Lee Peacock combined for 30+ goals last season

Ollie Beauchamp is no stranger to Trams fans as he featured a number of times towards the back end of last season.

The energetic, experienced box-to-box midfielder will be a key player in our plans this season.

Cameron Myrie-Smith is a Tram!

Merstham U23s players’ player of the season has made the switch to Croydon. The strong defender was part of a backline who conceded only 30 goals last season

The former Aldershot Town academy midfielder Harry Lavender has put pen to paper.

Last at Merstham FC U23s, the 19 year old has started pre-season with 2 excellent performances against higher opposition.

After re-locating to London for work, Morgan Browning has signed forms.

Formerly of Poole Town and Verwood Town, the Wessex defender will further enhance Croydon‘s back line.

We’re delighted that Old Hamptonians top-goalscorer David Green has committed to Croydon.

Contributing to over 30 goals last season in their title winning campaign – Greeny will certainly bolster our attacking line.

Fans favourite AJ Morrison is back for another season! The dynamic full-back is one of two returning players to the new look Croydon side this season and we couldn’t be happier with his commitment.

Thrilled to announce creative midfielder Jamie Bakhit is a Tram!

He played over 40 games for Lingfield and Glebe at step 5 last season and will add huge quality to our midfield

𝙈𝙖𝙧𝙡𝙤𝙣 𝘼𝙜𝙗𝙤𝙡𝙖𝙙𝙚 𝙨𝙞𝙜𝙣𝙨!

Today’s final announcement is young Centre-back Marlon Agbolade.

Coming through our trial game in late June – Marlon has been committed and versatile turning in some good showings.

𝙆𝙝𝙖𝙮𝙧𝙞𝙚 𝙃𝙖𝙧𝙧𝙞𝙨 𝙨𝙞𝙜𝙣𝙨!

Another Kinetic Foundation player!

Khayrie is an exciting and direct winger with tricky feet.

Croydon FC are delighted to have him on board for the coming season

𝘿𝙧𝙚𝙬 𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙝𝙖𝙢 𝙨𝙞𝙜𝙣𝙨!
Ex-Ebbsfleet academy midfielder has put pen to paper.
The youngster has been really impressive so far in the middle, featuring in all 4 friendlies.

𝙏𝙮𝙧𝙞𝙦 𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙣𝙩 𝙨𝙞𝙜𝙣𝙨!
Striker Tyriq is in!
The physically dominant Striker is no stranger to the SCEFL having previously played for Westside and Forest Hill.
The big man is 2 in 3 so far this pre-season!

𝙆𝙚𝙡𝙫𝙞𝙣 𝘿𝙚-𝙂𝙧𝙖𝙛𝙩 𝙨𝙞𝙜𝙣𝙨!
The exhilarating winger recently signed forms after a string of great performances.
Kelvin is another product of the fantastic Kinetic Foundation who continue to produce great players.

𝙅𝙚𝙫𝙤𝙣𝙩𝙖𝙚 𝙃𝙮𝙡𝙩𝙤𝙣 𝙨𝙞𝙜𝙣𝙨!
Attacking full-back Jevontae Hylton is the latest to commit to CroydonFC!
The exciting former SCR and Mestham u23 player has been with manager Tyler Chambers for four seasons now.

We’re delighted to announce our pre-season fixtures

25/06 – Lingfield FC (A)
02/07 – Rusthall (H)*
09/07 – Bagshot FC (H)*
16/07 – Sevenoaks Town (A)
19/07 – Epsom & Ewell FC (H)*
23/07 – Chessington & Hook (A)
30/07 – Dorking Wdrs Academy (H)