First Team

GYTFC 1st Team play in the Eastern Counties League in Step 6 Of the National League System. They are currently placed in the Thurlow Nunn North Division 1. Home matches are played at The Wellesley on Saturday or Wednesday Evenings

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Fixtures

The Team

Goalkeepers

Elvijs Putnins

Elvijs Putnins

Goalkeeper

Biography: Hugely experienced goalkeeper and a massive signing for the club last season. Elvijs returned to The Bloaters after a couple of successful years away at Lowestoft where he was the Supporters Player of the Year. Last year led us to the joint best defensive record in the league.

Sponsored by EDEN RUDLING

Defenders

Brodie Adams

Brodie Adams

Left Back

Biography: Brodie is a local lad who plays anywhere on the left. Joined the club last season and had a great start but was hampered by injury. Will hope to kick on this season.

Sponsored by Great Yarmouth Ceilings

Yarmouth Ceilings
Josh Ford

Josh Ford

Defender

Biography: Josh has played for Yarmouth since he turned 16 and is one of the top Youth players the club has ever produced. Josh is a talented defender and confident leader on the pitch.

Sponsored by James Ford

Yarmouth Ceilings
Jordi Forbes

Jordi Forbes

Defender

Biography: Returning to the club after a year away from the game, Jordi has over 200 experiences for the club and comes back to provide some great competition for places this season.

Sponsored by Wondertex

Wondertex 

Billy Wenn

Billy Wenn

Central Defender

Biography: New signing in 2019-20, Billy is a real prospect of a player, previously with Wroxham FC, Billy is a committed and very able CB with a great attitude towards the game. Quickly became a fans favourite for his passion and drive for the club.

Sponsored by Martyn Sinclair

Adrian Ager

Adrian Ager

Centre Back

Biography: Club Captain and all-round leader on and off the pitch. Aidy is a hugely experienced player at senior level and its fantastic to have him at the club.  His experience shines through and he sets a great example to the younger players in the squad.

Sponsored by Cllr Ian Sherwood

Kyle Howell

Kyle Howell

Central Defender

Biography: Senior footballer with over 500 Step5 Appearances. Kyle is a strong defender whose experience is invaluable to the team. Nicknamed ‘Block’ for good reason! Worst diet in the club but the best 1v1 defender.

Sponsored by Norfolk Ceilings 

Norfolk Ceilings & Interiors

Harry Atkins

Harry Atkins

Defender

Biography: Joined towards the end of last season from local rivals Fakenham. He will be looking to establish himself in the squad this season and push for a regular starting berth. A fantastic engine and attitude to match.

Sponsored by Wondertex

Wondertex

Brady Philpott

Brady Philpott

Defender/Midfielder

Biography: Following a handful of appearances ‘across the river’ in the Thurlow Nunn Premier league, Brady has moved to GYTFC to make his mark. A young wide player who can play anywhere on the Left side, Brady has a great attitude to the game and has plenty to prove.

Sponsored by Mark Jones

Midfielders

Cameron Barnes

Cameron Barnes

Midfielder

Biography: Joined the club ahead of the 20-21 season from local rivals Gorleston. Looking to really push his progress on this year and make a regular contribution to the squad for the 20-21 season.

Sponsored by Yarmouth Steel

Will George

Will George

Midfielder

Biography: Will broke into the first team in the 18-19 season and last year showed excellent progress on the pitch. Look set to force his way into a regular start for the squad this season.

Sponsored by Alan Smith

Cameron Wing

Cameron Wing

Midfielder

Biography: A really technically able young man with a great attitude – and a real threat going forward. Loves a free kick and was the TN Youth League (EAST) top goal scorer in the 18-19 season.

Sponsored by Wright Enterprises

Dani Pinheiro

Dani Pinheiro

Midfielder

Biography: Another young player who comes in new this season. Having had a spell at Gorleston Dan joined Diss last year but struggled with injuries. Will be looking to stay fit and to establish himself in the side this year.

Sponsored by Need a roof Ltd

Declan Mcavoy

Declan Mcavoy

Midfielder

Biography: Returning to the club for the 2020-21 season following a couple of years away. Dec brings some valuable experience into the side as well as a deadly delivery.

Sponsored by  Alzheimers Association – Mile Sutton

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Ray Urry

Ray Urry

Defender/Midfielder

Biography: Huge talent for the Bloaters who is a solid versatile defender who loves to get forward and contribute to the teams attacking threat. Capable of scoring worldies one minute and a last ditch tackle the next.

Sponsored by Paul Wells

Attackers

Charlie Mccara

Charlie Mccara

Attacker

Biography: Resigned in Nov 2019 for his third spell at the club following some time at local rivals Caister. Charlie has over 160 appearances for Great Yarmouth but was held back by injury last season amid some excellent performances.

Sponsored by Johnny Mac

Fionn Goodwin Wright

Fionn Goodwin Wright

Attacker

Biography: Signed for Yarmouth ahead of the 19-20 season, Fionn is an experienced striker who contributes both on and off the ball. A great attitude to learning and self-improvement despite being one of the more experienced players in the squad.

Sponsored by Keith Saunders

Jamie Smith

Jamie Smith

Attacker

Biography: Signed mid-way through the season last year, Jamie is a powerful striker with an eye for goal and provides a great threat for the side. Looking to now establish himself as a TNunn Striker regularly scoring goals.

Sponsored by Phoenix FC

Jordan Attree

Jordan Attree

Attacker

Biography: Signed in January 2020 following a good spell at Norwich CBS—Jordan is a player with an eye for goal and a great attitude to match. Made a big impression last season and following a great preseason he expects to really establish himself this season.

Sponsored by Adam Mason

Staff & Coaches

Rob McCombe

Rob McCombe

Manager

Previous clubs: Norwich CEYMS / Norfolk Schools FA

Biography: Rob joined the club for the start of the 2019-20 season following 2 very successful years as the Lead coach at Norwich CEYMS.

Rob is a UEFA B Coach with over 20 years coaching experience, including coaching talented young players through Norfolk Schools Football for the past 12 years.

He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge, especially around developing players.

Stewart Larter

Stewart Larter

Assistant Manager

Stewart has managed some of the top clubs and players in the area with previous stints as Manager of Gorleston / Wroxham / Lowestoft as well as spells with Kirkley and Waveney. Larts brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the club.
Iain Turner

Iain Turner

Coach

Previous Clubs: Ludham, Stalham Town, Acle United , Reepham Town

Biography: Ex-Goalkeeper with a Huge passion for the game, Simply love football at any level and live by my motto of ‘Never Stop Learning’. FA Level 1,2 & FA Youth Award 2018-UEFA B certificate March 2019. My Ambition-“To help others to be the best they can.

Darren Ball

Darren Ball

GK Coach

Previous clubs: AFC Kempston rovers, Cranfield united, Mursley United and Buckingham Town

Biography: Ex Goal Keeper with over 40 years experience as a player/Coach with a real passion coaching this position. FA Level 1&2 achieved in 2005 and has coached all levels from youth to senior after finishing playing over 10 years ago. Works with all the goalkeepers within the club

Greg Dimsey

Greg Dimsey

Performance Coach

Previous clubs: Martham & Norwich City Ladies FC

Biography: Greg is a Uefa B coach who spent 18 months with NCFC Ladies, starting as a video analyst and 1to1 coach. At GY he will support player development and progression as well as provide expertise around performance analysis.