Ben Sedgemore

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Ben Sedgemore
Personal information
Full name Benjamin Redwood Sedgemore
Date of birth (1975-08-05) 5 August 1975 (age 42)
Place of birth Wolverhampton, England
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1993–1996 Birmingham City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994 Northampton Town (loan) 1 (0)
1995–1996 Mansfield Town 9 (0)
1996 Peterborough United 17 (0)
1996–1998 Mansfield Town 62 (6)
1998–2001 Macclesfield Town 100 (6)
2001–2004 Lincoln City 108 (5)
2004–2006 Canvey Island 72 (4)
2006–2007 Cambridge United 4 (1)
2006–2007 Rushden & Diamonds 1 (0)
2006–2007 Havant & Waterlooville 23 (0)
2007–2008 Chelmsford City ? (?)
2007–2009 King's Lynn 12 (0)
2009 Boston United
2009–2011 Stamford
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Benjamin Redwood Sedgemore (born 5 August 1975 in Wolverhampton) is an English retired footballer. His brother Jake Sedgemore is also a footballer.


He previously played for Northampton Town, Mansfield Town, Peterborough United, Mansfield Town, Macclesfield Town, Lincoln City, Canvey Island and Cambridge United, and signed for Rushden & Diamonds in November 2006.

In January 2006 he joined Conference South side Havant & Waterlooville initially on loan as cover for Ian Baird's injury-hit side,[1] making his debut in the 2-1 away defeat to Basingstoke Town on 13 January 2007. He remained with the Hawks until the end of the season, making 20 starts and three substitute appearances in their Football Conference South campaign.[2] In the summer of 2007 he linked up with his ex-Canvey Island manager Jeff King at Chelmsford City but departed in October. In December 2007, he linked up with King's Lynn and helped them to win promotion.

In January 2009, Sedgemore was released by King's Lynn. His next port of call was a brief three-month stay with Boston United before signing for Stamford. He retired at the end of the 2010–11 season.[3]

He is currently on the Management Committee of the Professional Footballers' Association. Alongside his footballing career Ben also has a Degree in Psychology and Law and a Masters in Finance, Marketing and Management from Loughborough University. Sedgemore is Global Games Director at the Corporate Games and Executive Director of the World Corporate Cup of Soccer hosted by Liverpool Football Club.


  1. ^ Hawks borrow Sedgemore Archived 30 September 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Player appearance breakdown for Ben Sedgemore". Havant & Waterlooville Official Web-site. Retrieved 2008-09-09. 
  3. ^ "Clark delighted with summer signings". 4 July 2011. Retrieved 4 July 2011. 

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