Sam Campagna Darren Cann Alfie Carter Everton Carr Mike Casey Darren Caskey Andrew Catley
Greg Challender Ricky Chandler Graham Cheeseman Paul Chenoweth Eston Chiverton
Mark Church Alan Churchward Billy Clark Steve Clements Ben Cleverley Danny Cleverley
Jay Cleverley Wayne Cleverly Mark Clode Graham Colbourne Lee Collier Joe Collins Jamie Cook
Rob Cook Luke Corbett Mitch Counsell Rob Cousins Jimmy Cox David Craig Jamie Crandon
Alan Crawford Gerry Crawley Marcus Crocker Brian Croft Steve Cross Richard Crowley Jack Cullis
Mark Cunningham


SAM CAMPAGNA Mar 2000 - May 2000 (loan) Appearances: 10 Goals: 0

20-year old centre-back Sam joined City on loan from then 1st Division Swindon Town during the closing months of the 1999/2000 season and played in the final ten games. Returned to the County Ground before being released in May 2001. Since then has played for various Midlands sides, including Bromsgrove Rovers, Evesham United and Malvern Town.


From: Swindon Town To: Swindon Town Now: Malvern Town

DARREN CANN Dec 1996 Appearances: 1 (1) Goals: 0

Darren briefly surfaced at Twerton Park during December 1996. The centre-back featured against Farnborough and Kidderminster in which City lost 1-4 and 0-6 respectively. Has subsequently played for Taunton Town, Gloucester City and St Blazey.


From: Not known To: Not known Now: Not known

EVERTON CARR Oct 1987 - Nov 1987 Appearances: 10 Goals: 0

Everton was one of a number of players released by Nuneaton Borough in 1987 after they were thrown out of the Conference and he joined City, via a brief stay on the South Coast with Weymouth, in October. However, after just 10 games the former Halifax Town player was released to join Barnet.


From: Weymouth To: Barnet Now: Not known

ALFONSO CARTER Sep 2003 - Dec 2003 Appearances: 13 Goals: 1

Despite trials with Bristol Rovers and Doncaster Rovers pacy wide player Alfie joined City on non-contract terms in September 2003. Immediately impressed although the 23-year old did have a tendancy to fade in and out of games. Had previously played for a number of Midlands sides including Stafford Rangers where he played against City. Was released by new manager Gary Owers just before Christmas 2003 due to his inability to train twice a week because of a college course he was on in Birmingham. Surfaced again at Halesowen before joining Telford United in July 2004. Moved onto TNS in September 2005.


From: Unattached To: Released Now: TNS

MIKE CASEY Jul 1985 - May 1986 Appearances: 0 (1) Goals: 0

Reserve side player Mike made a single substitute appearance for the first team during the 1985-86 season.


From: Not Known To: Not Known Now: Not Known

DARREN CASKEY Jan 2005 Appearances: 1 Goals: 0

Vastly experienced midfielder Darren made a single outing for City in January 2005. He had joined former teammate Gary Owers on a temporary basis after being released by Peterborough United ahead of a move to the US. However, Havant made an offer that City couldn't come close to matching and he joined the South Coast strugglers. He played for Tottenham, Watford, Reading, Notts County and Bristol City in a long league career and was also part of the big-spending Hornchurch squad before they went into financial meltdown.


From: Peterborough Utd To: Havant & Waterlooville Now: USA

ANDREW CATLEY Feb 1998 (loan) Appearances: 1 Goals: 0

Former Southampton trainee Andrew was signed on loan in the second half of the 1997/98 season. Only made a single appearance at Sittingbourne where he was replaced at half-time with City 4-1 down! Was released by the Saints in July 1998 and went on to play for Forest Green Rovers, Welton Rovers, Weston Super Mare and Chippenham Town.


From: Southampton To: Southampton Now: Not known

GREG CHALLENDER Sep 1995 - Oct 1995 Appearances: 7 Goals: 0

Capable of playing up front or in defence Greg signed during the early part of the 1995-96 season. Made seven starts but was one of the victims of City's shock FA Cup exit against Cinderford Town in October and was released. Has since played for a number of Northern League sides and is currently with Rossendale United.


From: Southport To: Released Now: Rossendale United

RICKY CHANDLER Mar 1983 - Jul 1986 & Mar 1988 - Oct 1988
Appearances: 162 (2) Goals: 20

Former England schoolboy international Ricky spent five years with Bristol City, scoring 13 goals in 58 games, before being signed by City in March 1983. Initially failed to win over the City fans but a move from up front to the right wing turned around his form and he was a regular for the next three seasons. A tribunal decided fee of 4000 took him to Yeovil Town in July 1986 when he moved to Torquay for work reasons. Was back at Twerton Park 20 months later but failed to recapture his previous success and switched to Gloucester City in October 1988.


From: Yeovil Town To: Gloucester City Now: Not known

GRAHAM CHEESEMAN Sep 2003 - Oct 2003 Appearances: 0 (1) Goals: 0

One of a number of 'interesting' signings made in the closing weeks of Alan Pridham's tenure as City boss, striker Graham made a single substitute appearance for City in the 7-0 defeat at Worcester City in September 2003. Also made one reserve team outing where he did score against Forest Green Rovers. Headed back to Western League Bridgwater Town from where he arrived. Also played for Exeter City in the Conference, apparently.


From: Bridgwater Town To: Bridgwater Town Now: Clevedon United

PAUL CHENOWETH Jul 1993 - Nov 1995 & Jun 1997 - May 1998
Appearances: 137 (13) Goals: 15

Combative midfielder Paul had two spells with City during the nineties. First signed in July 1993 after he was released by Bristol Rovers, where he had spent two years without making a first team appearance. Became a vital part of City's midfield for the next three seasons before 15000 took him to Cheltenham Town. Only spent a season at Whadden Road before returning to City. Left again at the end of that campaign for Worcester City. Has since played for Merthyr Tydfil, Gloucester City, Tiverton Town and, currently, Yate.


From: Cheltenham Town To: Worcester City Now: Yate Town

ESTON CHIVERTON Sep 1995 - May 1996 Appearances: 30 (5) Goals: 9

Striker Eston was signed from Cinderford Town during the early part of the 1995-96 season and made 35 appearances during that campaign scoring nine goals. Prior to his time at Twerton Park he had played in Europe with Ebbw Vale and turned out for Inter Cardiff, Newport AFC and Ton Pentre. Was released in May 1996 and returned to Cinderford Town. Has since had spells with Evesham United, Weston Super Mare and Merthyr Tydfil. Currently with League of Wales side Haverfordwest County.


From: Cinderford Town To: Released Now: Haverfordwest County

MARK CHURCH Jul 1986 - Sep 1987 Appearances: 0 (3) Goals: 0

Reserve midfielder Mark spent just over a season at Twerton Park after signing from Radstock Town in July 1986, making just three substitutes outings for the first team.


From: Radstock Town To: Not known Now: Not known

ALAN CHURCHWARD Sep 1990 - Jun 1992 Appearances: 79 Goals: 0

Goalkeeper Alan arrived in September 1990 having been released by Cheltenham Town the previous summer. Initially signed as cover for first choice stopper Jim Preston, he soon made the no.1 shirt (which was a ghastly pink colour back then) his own. This remained the case until the end of the 1991-2 season when a dislocated shoulder and the return of Dave Mogg saw him head back to Cheltenham. Has since played for Trowbridge Town, Clevedon Town and Highworth having begun his career with Swindon Town.


From: Chelteham Town To: Cheltenham Town Now: Not known

BILLY CLARK Feb 1991 - Mar 1991 (loan) Appearances: 3 Goals: 0

Christchurch born defender Billy joined City on loan from then tenants Bristol Rovers in February 1991. He made just three appearances before an injury crisis for the Pirates hastened his recall. Nearly returned to the Romans in January 1993 only for Bristol Rovers to pull out of the loan deal at the last moment. Played over 250 games for Rovers before spending time at Exeter City, Forest Green Rovers, Newport County and Weston Super Mare. Now with Clevedon Town in a player coach capacity.


From: Bristol Rovers To: Bristol Rovers Now: Clevedon Town

STEVE CLEMENTS Jul 1994 - Oct 1994 Appearances: 0 (2) Goals: 0

A former student at the FA's Centre of Excellence and YTS trainee with Arsenal midfielder Steve joined City at the start of the 1994-95 season after impressing in pre-season. Spent a season with Hereford United after being released by the Gunners but only made two substitute appearances for City before heading to Hong Kong to try his luck. Currently playing for the West Midlands Police Force team.


From: Hereford United To: Hong Kong Now: West Midlands Police

BEN CLEVERLEY Dec 2004 - Feb 2005 (loan) Appearances: 10 (3) Goals: 0

A mid-season loan signing from Forest Green Rovers midfielder Ben failed to make any real impact at Twerton Park. Made 13 appearances, three from the bench, before being shipped back to the Lawn. He is the elder brother of former City striker Danny and also played for Bristol City and Cheltenham Town. Was released by Forest Green at the end of the 2004-05 season whereupon he joined his brother at Paulton.


From: Forest Green Rovers To: Forest Green Rovers Now: Paulton Rovers

DANNY CLEVERLEY Dec 2001 - Mar 2004 Appearances: 46 (36) Goals: 13

Popular striker Danny burst onto the Twerton Park scene toward the end of the 2001-02 season by scoring the winning goal on his debut against Welling United. He was signed from Bitton in December 2001 having been on the books of Bristol Rovers as a trainee. Five goals in his first nine reserve team matches soon saw the 20-year old promoted to the first team. Went onto make over 80 appearances, although nealy half were as substitute, scoring 13 goals including a stunning strike against Yeovil Town in the FA Cup. Finding his first team chances increasingly limited he switched to Western League Paulton Rovers in March 2004.


From: Bitton To: Paulton Rovers Now: Paulton Rovers

JAY CLEVERLEY Jul 1996 - Oct 1997 Appearances: 7 (1) Goals: 0

18-year old defender Jay was formally a trainee with West Bromwich Albion before joining City in the summer of 1996 among a number of new signings made by Steve Millard. Made his debut at Northwich Victoria in the opening game of that season but only went on to make six more appearances. Made a single substitute outing the following season before being transferred to Larkhall Athletic in exchange for Matthew Walker in October.


From: West Bromwich Albion To: Larkhall Athletic Now: Not known

WAYNE CLEVERLY Jul 2000 - May 2002 Appearances: 3 Goals: 0

Striker Wayne was a regular scorer for City's reserve side during the 2000/01 and 2001/02 seasons but only made three first team starts in minor cup competitions during the first of those campaigns. Went onto play for Highworth and Swindon Supermarine after he left City.


From: Youth To: Highworth Now: Not known

MARK CLODE Jul 1999 - May 2001 Appearances: 64 (6) Goals: 2

Right-back Mark spent most of his career with Swansea City, making over 100 appearances for the Welsh side before a series of injuries forced him to retire from the professional game and he joined City in the summer of 1999. Only missed a handful of games during his first season at Twerton Park however further injury problems interupted the next campaign and he was released in May 2001. Went on to join Clevedon Town.


From: Swansea City To: Clevedon Town Now: Not known

GRAHAM COLBOURNE Feb 1997 - May 2001
Appearances: 163 (22) Goals: 63

Bath born cente-forward Graham joined City in the latter the stages of the 1996/97 season and scored 7 goals in just 13 appearances. The following campaign saw him notch another 22 goals as he became a firm fans favourite. Never quite reached these heights again and a serious knee injury in December 1998 sidelined him for eight months. Decided to leave City at the end of the 2000/01 season and returned to Paulton Rovers where he started his career. Now with Stoke St Michael.


From: Paulton Rovers To: Paulton Rovers Now: Stoke St Michael

LEE COLLIER Apr 1999 - May 1999 & Nov 2001 - May 2002
Appearances: 12 (5) Goals: 1

Originally with City at the end of the 1998/99 season under Paul Bodin former Yeovil Town midfielder Lee made just one appearance due to a back injury. Joined pre-season training that summer but failed to earn a contract and ended up at Larkhall Athletic and Chippenham Town. Returned to Twerton Park in November 2001 for a slightly more successful spell. Joined Paulton Rovers in the summer of 2005.


From: Chippenham Town To: Clevedon Town Now: Paulton Rovers

JOE COLLINS Jul 2001 - Nov 2001 & Apr 2002 - May 2002
Appearances: 3 Goals: 0

Something of a mystery player Joe was rumoured to have signed for City at the start of the 2001/02 season but never made an appearance due to his army committments. Turned out for Ryman League Division 3 side Wokingham Town during that season before finally returning to City for the closing month of the season where he played in three of the final four matches.


From: Wokingham Town To: Released Now: Not known

JAMIE COOK Feb 2004 - May 2004 (loan) Appearances: 11 Goals: 3

Left-sided midfielder Jamie was a loan signing from Conference side Stevenage Borough during the second half of the 2003-04 season. Undoubtedly talented, his goal at Hinckley United was among City's best that season, although he only really showed occasional glimpses of this ability. Initially looked to be heading back to Broadhall Way after one month but a late change of mind saw him stay at Twerton Park for nearly three months. Joined Maidenhead United in August 2004 when he was released by Borough. Moved onto Witney Town in September 2005.


From: Stevenage Borough To: Stevenage Borough Now: Witney Town

ROB COOK Feb 2002 - Mar 2002 (loan) Appearances: 8 Goals: 0

A loan signing from Basingstoke Town in February 2002 Rob made 8 outings before being recalled to the Ryman League side to cover an injury crisis. Has subsquently turned out for Forest Green Rovers and Chippenham Town.


From: Basingstoke Town To: Basingstoke Town Now: Not known

LUKE CORBETT Dec 2004 - Feb 2005 (loan) Appearances: 6 (2) Goals: 1

One of a number of disappointing loan strikers that have briefly come and gone at Twerton Park in recent years. Luke arrived having scored regularly while on loan at Weston Super Mare, Chelmsford City and Hednesford Town, and got off to a perfect start with a 40-yard goal on his debut against Team Bath. This was a false dawn though as he struggled to make any impact in sunsequent games and returned to Cheltenham after two months at City. Joined Mangotsfield United in August 2005.


From: Cheltenham Town To: Cheltenham Town Now: Mangotsfield Utd

MITCH COUNSELL Aug 2003 - Jan 2004 Appearances: 14 (2) Goals: 1

In his short time with City tough tackling midfielder Mitch became a firm fans favourite. In just sixteen appearances following his switch from fellow Dr Martens League side Worcester City he managed to get sent off twice and score one of the goals of the season against Stafford Rangers. The 21-year old also played for Cirencester Academy and Bishops Cleeve before joining Worcester. Was released in somewhat mysterious circumstances in January 2004. A hand injury, sustained in a fall on some ice, had kept him out of action and before he could return he had left due to 'personal reasons'.


From: Worcester City To: Released Now: Not known

ROB COUSINS Jul 1989 - Jul 1996 Appearances: 311 (17) Goals: 26

Midfielder Rob signed for City as a teenager in the 1989 close season following his release by Bristol City and became one of the clubs most consistent performers for the next seven seasons. Only missed a handful of games during this time and was named player of the year in 1995-96. Joined Yeovil Town in July 1996 as part of a joint deal with Jerry Gill and spent four successful seasons with the Glovers, where he won three England non-league caps, before moving onto Forest Green Rovers in June 2000. Rob, whose grandfather Ken kept goal for City in the 1940's, now plays for Mangotsfield United having surprisingly been released by Tiverton Town in May 2005, having spent three seasons at Ladymead.


From: Bristol City To: Yeovil Town (6K) Now: Mangotsfield Utd

JIMMY COX Mar 2000 - May 2000 Appearances: 11 (2) Goals: 1

Signed toward the end of the 1999-2000 season from Gloucester City pacy winger Jimmy never really showed the talents that had seen him so highly rated at the Tigers. Returned to Meadow Park after his short spell with City where, apart from a season with Weston Super Mare, he has remained until the summer of 2005. Rumours of an interest from City have surfaced from time to time and the 23-year old has also turned down several offers from league clubs.


From: Gloucester City To: Gloucester City Now: Bishop Cleeve

DAVID CRAIG Jul 1987 - Sep 1988 Appearances: 31 Goals: 2

A 1987 close season signing from Clevedon Town centre-back David's debut was delayed until a week into the season whilst the club obtained international clearance for a single game he played in Cyprus the previous year. Once available the former Yeovil Town player was soon a consistent performer and, despite missing over a third of the season through injury and suspension, was named captain and won player of the year. A dispute over travelling expenses preceeded the 1988-89 season and after just three more outings he was transferred to Cheltenham Town for 1000.


From: Clevedon Town To: Cheltenham Town (1K) Now: Not known

JAMIE CRANDON Jun 2001 - Mar 2002 Appearances: 2 (1) Goals: 0

Midfielder Jamie followed new manager Alan Pridham from Paulton Rovers when he arrived in the 2001 close season. Played in the first two games of the season but injury then restricted his availablity and he was transferred to Western League Weston St John's in March the following year. Also played for Clevedon Town and Weston Super Mare in the Dr Martens League.


From: Paulton Rovers To: Weston St John Now: Not known

ALAN CRAWFORD Aug 1986 - May 1987 Appearances: 30 (12) Goals: 7

Experienced winger Alan was signed by Bobby Jones during the 1986 close season following his release from fourth division Exeter City. The 32-year old had scored over 100 goals in a career that began at Rotherham before moving onto Chesterfield and Bristol City. Played 42 games for City but scored just seven goals and was released at the end of that season, despite having another year to run on his contract, to become manager at Bristol Manor Farm.


From: Exeter City To: Bristol Manor Farm Now: Retired

GERRY CRAWLEY Jan 1987 - May 1987 Appearances: 7 (1) Goals: 0

Scottish midfielder Gerry joined City in January 1987 after moving to the Bristol area for work reasons. Began his career as a trainee with Celtic, making a handful of reserve team starts, before playing for Queens Park and St Johnstone. Struggled to make an impact at Twerton Park and was released at the end of the season. Now assistant manager with reformed ex-Scottish League side Clydebank in the Stagecoach Central District League Division 1.


From: St Johnstone To: Released Now: Clydebank (Asst manager)

MARCUS CROCKER Jan 1995 - Feb 1995 (loan) Appearances: 6 Goals: 3

A mid-season loan signing from Plymouth Argyle stiker Marcus made an immediate impact at City, scoring in his first three games for the club. Failed to keep up this record and returned to Home Park at the end of the month deal. Was released by Plymouth at the end of that season and went on to play for St Blazey then Plymouth Parkway in the South Western League.


From: Plymouth Argyle To: Plymouth Argyle Now: Plymouth Parkway

BRIAN CROFT Sep 1995 - Oct 1995 Appearances: 1 Goals: 0

Experienced midfielder Brian made a single appearance for City having joined from Queens Park Rangers in September 1995. Joined Southport after his brief Twerton Park stop and has since played for Stockport County and Chester City. Is currently Football in the Community Officer with Macclesfield Town.


From: Queens Park Rangers To: Southport Now: Macclesfield (staff)

STEVE CROSS Oct 1996 - Jan 1997 Appearances: 12 Goals: 0

Very experienced defender Steve joined City in October 1996 and made a dozen appearances in the black and white stripes. A long professional career preceeded his short period with City including spells with Shrewsbury Town and Derby County, plus a time as assistant manager at Bristol Rovers.


From: Bristol Rovers To: Released Now: Retired

RICHARD CROWLEY Jun 1984 - Nov 1985, Jul 1990 - May 1994
& Jan 1995 - May 1997 Appearances: 275 (24) Goals: 25

Central defender Richard had three spells with City having first signed in June 1984 from Frome Town. Made 65 outings before joining Forest Green Rovers in November 1985. Moved onto Cheltenham Town before George Rooney brought him back from the Robins in the summer of 1990 and he went onto form one of City's best recent defensive pairings alongside Chris Banks. A regular goalscorer Richard was the side's top scorer in 1992-93 when he was also named player of the season. Released at the end of the 1993-94 season he joined Gloucester City only to return seven months later. Was named as assistant manager the next season before finally leaving for good in May 1997. Until recently was assistant manager with Western League Brislington.


From: Gloucester City To: Released Now: Not known

JACK CULLIS Jun 1998 - May 2000 Appearances: 4 (3) Goals: 0

Teenage full-back Jack made four starting appearances for the first team during the 1999/2000 season, three in Dr Martens Cup ties and one in the Somerset Premier Cup. He had made his debut against Bishop Sutton the previous season as a half time substitute in the local cup game. Now playing for Corsham Town in the Western League.


From: Youth To: Released Now: Corsham Town

MARK CUNNINGHAM Oct 1987 - Nov 1987 Appearances: 7 (2) Goals: 1

Mark was one of three former Nuneaton Borough players signed during the early stages of the 1987-88 season following the Midlands club's expulsion from the Conference due to ground defects. The striker's stay at Twerton Park was a brief one though, as after just nine outings and a single goal he was released to join Telford United. Went on to play for Telford at Wembley in the 1987 FA Trophy Final but tragically died while playing local league football in the early 1990's.


From: Nuneaton Borough To: Telford United Now: RIP