Steve Brinkhurst

Defender
Men's 1st

Pacey full-back who began his career with Brighton & Hove Albion, where he spent a year as a professional before leaving in the summer of 2010. During this time the popular and reliable 'Brinky' joined the Rooks for two impressive loan spells. He then spent two years at Eastbourne Borough, making 88 appearances, before returning to his home-town club in 2012. After spells at Hastings United and Peacehaven, he returned to the Pan again in October 2015. Was voted Supporters' Player of the Year in 2015/16 and 2016/17. A serious knee injury just before Christmas curtailed his 2018/19 season