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Two new signings

We are delighted to confirm that we have agreed the signing of the following two experienced players:

Chris HollandChris Holland - 29 year old, left sided centre back. An integral part of the Bath City side that has recently won promotion to the Blue Square Premier. Chris is re-locating to the Southampton area, and is an exceptional player at BSS level. Formerly with Team Bath, Bristol City and Exeter City.

Jamie SlabberJamie Slabber - 25 years old, 6'2" Centre Forward. Jamie has joined us from Woking having previously played at Havant & Waterlooville, Grays Athletic, Aldershot & Tottenham Hotspur. Jamie has also represented England at under 18 and under 19 level.

These two players bring experience and undoubted ability to the Club, and will join us from the first day of pre-season training in July. We welcome them both.


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5/8 @bromleyfc (A)
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12/8 @Dag_RedFC (H)
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14/4 @GatesheadFC (A)
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