Paul Holleran has added a National League North title winner in the shape of midfielder Junior English to his squad as he continues to prepare for the forthcoming season in National League North.

The 31 year old has played his whole career in the top two tiers of non league football and spent last season with Worcester City, making 38 appearances and scoring 3 goals. He walked away with the Managers and Players Player of the Year awards, but other than a loan spell at Brackley Town towards the end of the 2015/2016 season the only other clubs he has turned out for are Moor Green and Solihull Moors. Joining the youth team as a 17 year old, Junior made his debut in November 2004, and as the club merged with Solihull Borough in 2007 he went on to make over 300 appearances, playing in every position except goalkeeper, and was part of the squad that won promotion to the National League in 2016.

The Brakes manager was glowing about his latest recruit, saying: ‘It’s not the first time we have tried to get Junior English to Leamington, it brings to an end probably a six year stalking process! Junior is a player we have admired for a long time. He’s always been in the top two tiers of non league football, his locality suits us, his versatility suits us. Obviously with losing Jack (Edwards) as well, to be able to bring in Junior, who is very effective whatever position he plays in, and with similar versatility but with 10 years experience of Conference football, I’m absolutely delighted to be able to bring somebody of his calibre to the football club. I’m sure he will be a real favourite here.’

The player himself had this to say: ‘I am looking forward to a new challenge at Leamington, and playing for Paul Holleran, who I’ve heard a lot of good things about. The league will be tough next season but I am more than confident we can hold our own with the players and management we have here. I’m also looking forward to playing in front of supporters who always create a good atmosphere.’

We welcome Junior to Leamington Football Club, and hope he enjoys a successful time here.

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Our Birmingham Senior Cup Second Round tie against West Bromwich Albion at the Phillips 66 Community Stadium will be played on

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16 November

 

Joel Richards Memorial Cup Second Round
Phillips 66 Community Stadium
Wednesday 15th

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13 November

 

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03 November

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01 November

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The 22-year-old was

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29 October

 

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14 October

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10 October

 

Gary Ingram's Youth team continued their sparkling start to the season by progressing in the Joel Richards Memorial Cup

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02 October

All the neccessary paperwork has been completed for the club to be able to announce that loanee Kieran Dunbar has joined us on a permanent

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30 September

Keith Hancock updates on the Under 18's latest results: 

High flying Brakes demolished Nuneaton Griff at the Pingles Stadium to

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23 September

The club can confirm that Tom James has left to link up with Banbury United. Tom found his opportunities limited again in his third spell with

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09 September

Manager Paul Holleran has utilised his extensive contacts book to acquire the services of Colchester United Under 23 Captain Charley Edge on

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04 September

 

The club are delighted to confirm that all the necessary paperwork has been completed to enable to enable Jack
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01 September

The club and our sponsors bethut.co.uk are pleased to

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16 August

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15 August

The club are pleased to announce that Stefan Moore is joining our Leamington FC in the Community Scheme. Stefan will be working alongside our

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14 August

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11 August

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08 August

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The 19 year old, who hails from

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05 August

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02 August

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25 July

Leamington FC secures vital funding from Phillips 66 thanks to five year contract extension

Phillips 66 has announced a five year

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13 July

Thanks to Brakes fan Richard Green, all Brakes fans can now enter a Dream Team Fantasy Football game, be able to join a private mini-league

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11 July

Leamington FC Veterans manager Danny Walden has confirmed that ex Brakes striker Mark Bellingham has joined the Vets squad for the forthcoming

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10 July

Brakes kick off their home campaign of friendlies at the Phillips 66 Community Stadium on Tuesday 11th July, KO 7.45pm as they prepare for a

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05 July

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05 July

We can finally confirm the news that many Brakes fans have been waiting for all summer - Courtney Baker-Richardson has agreed to remain at the

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29 June

The club would like to thank members of staff from Phillips 66 who have been down at the Phillips 66 Community Stadium this week assisting

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22 June

Brakes’ squad for the new season has been given a further boost with the news that Joe Magunda, James Mace and Tom James have all agreed

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21 June

DAVID MONTGOMERY born 8 March 1925, died 6 June 2017.

Once again, I have to advise you of another death in the Brakes family, David

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