Paul Holleran has taken his total of new signings this summer to five with the with the arrival of one of the Southern League’s brightest young talents in Liam Canavan.

Most recently at Kettering Town, Canavan joins fellow new boys Joe Clarke, Colby Bishop, Junior English and Dan Quigley as Brakes continue preparations for their return to Step 2 football.

Equally at home in midfield or as a striker, the 22 year old scored 42 goals in all competitions for Thurnby Nirvana in 2014/15 as they finished runners up to AFC Rushden & Diamonds in the United Counties League. This earned him a move to Nuneaton Town for the following season. He joined Kettering on loan early in the campaign, and made 80 appearances for the Poppies over the last two seasons, scoring 16 goals, one of which, a stunning long range volley against Biggleswade Town last season, went viral and was also shown on Soccer AM.

His career began at now sadly defunct Hinckley United, where he broke through the Youth ranks into the first team in the Conference North in 2012/13. He made 21 appearances and scored 5 goals for the Knitters before the club was liquidated just 10 games into the 2013/14 campaign. Liam was part of the team for their final game at Chesham United.

‘Liam Canavan is a player that we’ve come across a lot over the last two years’, said Brakes boss Holleran. ‘When we’ve come up against him he has always done well, he’s a good size and an energetic midfield player who I think will add another dimension to the squad. We’re delighted to have him on board. He’s still only 22, so I’m sure there’s more to come from him.’

We are delighted to welcome Liam to Leamington Football Club, and wish him a successful time with us.

 

16 November

 

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

 

Brakes have been handed a home tie against fellow National League North side Curzon Ashton in the 3rd Qualifying Round of the

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03 November

Leamington FC Manager Paul Holleran's efforts in turning round the fortunes of the Brakes team have been recognised with him receiving the

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01 November

Paul Holleran has boosted his attacking options by completing the signing of pacey young winger Kaine Felix.

The 22-year-old was

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29 October

 

Our defence of the Birmingham Senior Cup begins with a visit from Premier League side West Bromwich Albion's youngsters in

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14 October

Paul Holleran has moved quickly to cover the potential unavailability of Tony Breeden for this afternoon's game against York City by signing

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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

The club are introducing a Match Day Bus Service from Leamington Railway Station to the Phillips 66 Community Stadium for an initial trial

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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

Leamington Football Club can today confirm that striker Courtney Baker-Richardson has left the club and returned to the professional ranks of

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11 August

Snap up the experience of a lifetime for your child with the new Leamington FC matchday mascot experience

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08 August

The club have this afternoon signed young midfield prospect Kacy Milan Butterfield from Walsall.

The 19 year old, who hails from

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05 August

The club would like to inform supporters that Courtney is currently in talks with Swansea City Football Club. We will endeavour to keep you

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02 August

After a request from Leicester City, the football club have agreed for Courtney Baker-Richardson to link up with the Premier League club for a

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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

Brakes face a visit to Gainsborough Trinity on the 5th August, the opening day of the National League North season, followed by a home tie

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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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