A.F.C. Uckfield

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AFC Uckfield Town
A.F.C. Uckfield logo.png
Full name Association Football Club Uckfield
Nickname(s) The Oaks
Founded 1988 (as Wealden)
Ground

The Oaks, Old Eastbourne Road, Uckfield,

TN22 5QL
Uckfield
Ground Capacity 600
Chairman Tom Parker
Manager Ray Collier & Steve Ives
League Sussex County League
Division Two
2013–14 Sussex County League
Division Two, 10th
Website Club home page

A.F.C. Uckfield is an English association football club based in Uckfield, established in 1988 as Wealden F.C. They joined the Sussex County League Division Three in 1998. For the 2013–14 season, they are members of the Sussex County League Division Two.

History[edit]

The club was formed in 1988 as Wealden Football Club. They joined the Sussex County League Division Three in 1998 and finished runners-up in 1999–2000, gaining promotion to Division Two. The club entered the FA Vase for the first time in 2006–07 and reached the First Round.[1] They were champions of Division Two in 2010–11 and gained promotion to Division One.[2]

Ground[edit]

A.F.C. Uckfield play their home games at The Oaks, Eastbourne Road, Uckfield, TN22 5QL.

Current squad[edit]

As of 23 March 2014.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
England GK Andy Albon
England GK Tom Betts
England DF Damon Pollard
England DF James Lyell
England DF Carl Kenward
England DF Paul Henty
England DF Kevin Everest
England DF Tom Cherryman
England DF Alex Saunders
No. Position Player
England MF Jonathan Rich-spice
England MF Sammy Bunn
England MF Cian O'Hara
England MF Aaron Capon
England MF Howard Davey
England MF Nathan Guy
England MF Tom Porter
England MF Scott Taylor
England MF Callum Legate
England FW Richie Donaldson
England FW Jacob Adlam
England FW Steve Major
England FW Elliot Wood

Other teams[edit]

AFC Uckfield also have other teams which include:

  • AFC Uckfield Reserves, currently playing in the Sussex County Reserve Section (East)
  • AFC Uckfield Under 18s, currently playing in the Sussex Sunday Youth League

Club officials[edit]

  • President: Derek York
  • Chairman: Tom Parker
  • Secretary: Mark O'Hara
  • Fixture Secretary: Anthony Scott

Coaching and Medical Staff

  • First Team Manager: Ray Collier
  • First Team Manager: Steve Ives
  • Reserve Team Manager: Danny Wood
  • Under 18 Manager: Sam Stappleton
  • Under 18 As. Manager: Davin Archer
  • Under 18 As. Manager: Duncan Grant
  • Club Physio: Nick Browning
  • Club Linesperson: Vickie Browning

Honours[edit]

  • Sussex County League Division Three[1]
    • Runners-up 1999–2000

Records[edit]

  • FA Cup[1][2]
    • Extra Preliminary Round 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2011–12, 2012–13

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Wealden at the Football Club History Database
  2. ^ a b c A.F.C. Uckfield at the Football Club History Database
  3. ^ "Sussex Principal RUR Charity Cup". Sussex FA. Retrieved 2012-11-11. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 50°59′43.29″N 0°05′17.97″E / 50.9953583°N 0.0883250°E / 50.9953583; 0.0883250