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June 2019

Vacancy - First Team Physio
Vacancy - First Team Physio
A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Gresley FC for a highly motivated, innovative, committed and suitably qualified physio for the First Team. Please send your CV to club secretary Ian Collins on ian.collins@gresleyfc.com
Steve Essex
Steve Essex
The club are sad to report that former Gresley Rovers' defender Steve Essex passed away peacefully on Saturday evening after a long illness. Everyone at Gresley send our deepest condolences to Steve's family and friends at this sad time.
The Midland Football League
The Midland Football League
At tonight's Midland Football League AGM, Gresley were officially accepted into the Premier Division. There will be many familiar teams to face including Romulus, Tividale and Racing Club Warwick plus Heather St Johns who won the MFL First Division.
Season Tickets
Season Tickets
Early bird season ticket prices for the new season until 31st July are £120 Adult and £70 Concessions. This special offer includes membership of the Supporters Club.
First Team News
First Team News
As manager Gavin Hurren prepares for the 2019-2020 season, we are delighted to confirm a new addition to his backroom staff. Joining the club is John Newall as Head Physio.

July 2019

Reg Shorthouse
Reg Shorthouse
Reg Shorthouse - The club have been informed that Reg has suffered a stroke but is feeling okay but with obvious difficulties. Every one at the club wishes Reg a speedy recovery and that we will soon see him back watching the games.
New Player Signing
New Player Signing
Manager Gavin Hurren can reveal his first signing for the upcoming 2019/20 season and what an addition it is.
Hurren gets his man as Paul Sullivan Signs
Hurren gets his man as Paul Sullivan Signs
Gresley FChave beaten off plenty competition from elsewhere to secure the services of prolificstriker Paul Sullivan, who has put pen to paper for the upcoming 2019/20 campaign
Don't Forget
Don't Forget
The Moat Ground office will be open tomorrow (Saturday) from 11am to 12.30pm for the purchase of season tickets.
New Player Signing
New Player Signing
Manager Gavin Hurren can reveal another signing for the upcoming 2019/20 season. Gresley FC can confirm Andrew Westwood has put pen to paper for the 2019/2020 campaign.
New Player Signing with Assistant Manager Dan Crane
New Player Signing with Assistant Manager Dan Crane
Manager Gavin Hurren confirms first player from last season’s squad who commits for the upcoming 2019/20 season.
Fans' Forum
Fans' Forum
There will be a fans' forum held in the Social club on Thursday 1st August at 7.30.pm. This will be a chance for fans to receive the latest updates on all club matters both on and off the field. Gavin and his team will be attending along with Club Directors.
First Pre-Season Match Tonight
First Pre-Season Match Tonight
Gresley play their first pre-season game tonight when the travel to the TRICO stadium to take on Southern League Central outfit Redditch United (kick off 7.45pm). United finished in 15th place in the step 3 league so, it should prove to be a stern test for Gavin Hurren’s fledgling side.
FA Cup & Vase Draws
FA Cup & Vase Draws
The Emirates FA Cup & BuildBase FA Vase ties have been drawn. Gresley FC will face Dunkirk away in the Emirates FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round tie to be played Saturday 10th August 2019, The winners will then host Step 4 giants Sutton Coldfield Town in the next round. BuildBase FA Vase First Qualifying round will see Gresley FC host Winsford United with the tie to be played Saturday 31st August 2019.
Season Tickets
Season Tickets
The office at the Moat Ground will be open tomorrow (Saturday) morning from 11am - 12noon for anyone wishing to purchase a season ticket.
Gresley On The Road For Their First Game
Gresley On The Road For Their First Game
Gresley face a tricky game for their first game of the new season with a trip to Walsall Wood on the opening day 3rd August. This game is followed by another away trip on Monday 5th August as they visit Romulus. Gresley's first home league game will be on the 17th August when they host Tividale.
League Cup Draw
League Cup Draw
Gresley have been drawn at home in the Moldwell Plastics League Cup Round 1 against Selston. Scheduled to be played on Tuesday 24th September - 7.45pm
Melton Game Cancelled
Melton Game Cancelled
After discussion between Gresley manager Gavin Hurren and Melton Town manager, former Moatman Tom Manship, it was agreed that tomorrow’s (Thursday) friendly be cancelled. Gavin spoke to the club website and explained “with a small squad and a few slight injuries it would be best to give the lads a night off. We still have a game on Saturday and then three games next week. Melton had a game last night so Tom agreed it was the right decision for both teams”.
New Player Signing
New Player Signing
Manager Gavin Hurren confirms Two more from last season’s squad commits for the upcoming 2019/20 season.
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League Position
  Team P GD Pts
1 AFC Wulfunians 0 0 0
2 Boldmere St Michaels 0 0 0
3 Coventry Sphinx 0 0 0
4 Coventry United 0 0 0
5 Gresley 0 0 0
6 Haughmond 0 0 0
7 Heather St Johns 0 0 0
8 Highgate United 0 0 0
9 Long Eaton United 0 0 0
10 Lye Town 0 0 0
11 Newark Flowserve 0 0 0

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Forthcoming Fixtures
Coleshill Town
Pre-Season Friendly
Sat, 20th Jul 2019, 3.00pm (Away)
Hednesford Town
Pre-Season Friendly
Tue, 23rd Jul 2019, 7.30pm (Away)
Heath Hayes
Pre-Season Friendly
Sat, 27th Jul 2019, 3.00pm (Away)
Walsall Wood
League
Sat, 3rd Aug 2019, 3.00pm (Away)
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