Alex Pike, manager of Vanarama National League South club Gosport Borough, has captured the signature of much-sought after hitman Warren Bentley, who last season was among the most prolific goalscorers in the country.

Bentley joins from Evo-Stik League Southern Division One South & West side Winchester City, for whom he notches an incredible 44 league goals.Gosport Borough F.C. logo




He joins Gosport on a two-year contract and fulfil a personal ambition to play at a higher level.

Bentley will now pit his wits against some tough and uncompromising defences in the National South in 2016/17, but for a player who has scored more goals than Harry Kane and Jamie Vardy combined, it will be a challenge to be relished.

Pike said, “He is still only 25 years old and is a terrific signing for us.

“I know for a fact that he was watched by Luton Town, Dagenham & Redbridge and Notts County last season.

“His arrival is another reason why I am already excited about next season.”

It was Pike’s second attempt to sign the prolific former Alresford Town striker, who totalled 56 goals last term, after an approach in January failed.

Source: www.footballconference.co.uk


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