Time at club: 1970-1976 1999-2004
A goal-scoring midfielder who was signed for a nominal fee from non-league Hednesford in 1970.
He rapidly became the club’s key player and was controversially sold to promotion rivals Brighton for £30,000 in 1976.
He later returned for a five year spell as manager during which he won the LDV Vans Trophy final.
He left through “mutual consent” in 2004.
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- 1989 to 2009
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