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Brian Beresford

Debut game
v Friar Lane Old Boys (h) FA Cup Preliminary Round, 24th August 1985

Final game for Gresley Rovers first team
v Paget Rangers (a) West Midlands League Cup Final, 6th May 1992

Brian left to sign for Stapenhill February 1988 but returned to Gresley August 1989.
He again left Gresley for Stapenhill January 1991 only to return April 1991 initially on loan before completing his move.

Supporters Player of the Year 1986-198.
Supporters Player of the Year 1991-1992
West Midlands League Player-of-the Year 1991-1992.
Top scorer 1985-86 with 29 league and 10 cup goals
Top scorer 1986-87 with 30 league and 13 cup goals
Top scorer 1991-92 with 19 league and 13 cup goals.

Brian made one appearance with Chesterfield in the FA Cup.

At Brereton he won Player-of-the-Year and with Willenhall winning West Midlands League Championship medal and Player-of-the-Year.

He was the leading goalscorer in Southern League Midlands Division two years running.

With Shepshed he won a Leicestershire Senior Cup medal, with Dudley Town a Southern League Midland Division League championship medal.

Brian won a Leicestershire Senior League championship, Tebbutt Brown Cup and Derbyshire Senior Cup runners-up medals.

With Gresley Derbyshire Senior Cup, Banks's League Championship and FA Vase runners-up medals.

Brian and his wife moved to Trusthorpe near Mablethorpe a few years ago and have since moved the short distance to Maltby le Marsh.

Previous clubs

Staffordshire schoolboys, Walsall apprentice, Chesterfield Town, Armitage, Brereton Social, Willenhall, FA non-league XI, Worcester City, Corby Town, Shepshed Charterhouse, Dudley Town, Stapenhill,
Brian Beresford
First Name Brian
Last Name Beresford
Signed July 1985
Position Forward
Appearances 201
Goals Scored 154
Clean Sheets N/A
Left May 1992

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League Position
  Team P GD Pts
10 South Normanton Athletic 23 2 34
11 Worcester City 25 10 33
12 Highgate United 27 -7 32
13 AFC Wulfunians 27 -8 32
14 Coventry Sphinx 21 -22 26
15 Haughmond 26 -23 26
16 Tividale 22 -4 24
17 Racing Club Warwick 23 -27 24
18 Gresley 24 -19 15
19 Lye Town 25 -31 14
20 Selston 21 -33 11

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Coventry Sphinx
League
Tue, 18th Feb 2020, 7.45pm (Away)
Highgate United
League
Sat, 22nd Feb 2020, 3.00pm (Away)
Tividale
League
Sat, 29th Feb 2020, 3.00pm (Away)
Selston
League
Sat, 7th Mar 2020, 3.00pm (Home)
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