Payne arrives at Faversham Town


Faversham Town have today announced the signing of striker Stefan Payne.

The club revealed the news on their website;

After being released by Tonbridge Angels, Sammy Moore was quick off the blocks to get Stefan in, no doubt the chairman’s phone was red hot as soon as there was a prospect of getting his signature.

Stefan, whose previous clubs include the likes of – Dover, Welling, Tranmere Rovers, Shrewsbury, Gillingham and Fulham, will bring bags of experience, mental and physical strength as well as goals.

The Gaffer, Sammy Moore said: “Stefan is a real winner and leader, having played against him and watching him at previous clubs, he is a real handful and a proven goalscorer (10 goals for Welling last season) at all levels. He will be a fantastic addition to the squad, The management team can’t wait to work with him. A huge thank you to the Chairman, Gary Smart for the backing, this is a real coup for this fantastic club! I’m sure Stefan will be a fan favourite! I for one can’t wait for him to score goals and celebrate with our great fans. Come on you Lilywhites!

Stefan will go straight into the squad for tomorrows FA Cup match against Lewes FC

Faversham Town have today also announced the departure of Gary Lockyer.