Lewis Benson

Midfielder
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Player Profile

Date of Birth 22/01/1990
Height 5ft10
Home Sponsor Doug Ferraro & Derek Melhorn
Away Sponsor Keith Quaintance

Career Information

Club Debut August 2016
Previous Clubs Andover Town FC, Salisbury City FC, Havant and Waterlooville FC & Woking FC

Sporting Hero

Steven Gerrard

Proudest Moment in Football

Gaining my UEFA A-Licence

Team(s) You Support

Southampton FC

Profile

Signed from Andover in June 2016, Lewis progressed through Woking Academy and joined Salisbury City Youth in the summer of 2007, aged 17, and became a regular in the youth and reserve teams. On his release in the summer of 2008, he joined Havant & Waterlooville. Lewis stopped playing competitive football to go to university where he gained a degree in sports coaching. During this time, he obtained several coaching badges, and currently holds a UEFA “B” Licence. After he gained his degree, he started playing competitive football again and joined the new Andover Town in summer 2013. Lewis is a talented attacking midfield player and has proved to be a great acquisition for Salisbury FC.