Non-league summer transfers: AFC Sudbury sign Brightlingsea Regent man + more

Ollie Canfer

Ollie Canfer - Credit: Archant

AFC Sudbury have made Brightlingsea Regent attacking midfielder Ollie Canfer their first signing of the summer.

Canfer, a former Hadleigh United player, scored 16 goals in all competitions last season as the Essex team narrowly missed out on a place in the Ryman League Division One North play-offs.

Manager Jamie Godbold is planning his first full campaign at AFC, having joined midway through last season and guiding them to the play-off semi-finals.

The former Kirkley & Pakefield boss has transfer-listed goalkeeper Alex Archer and forward Kris Newby.

Meanwhile, Braintree Town boss Danny Cowley has signed former Chelmsford City striker Michael Cheek.

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Cheek scored 32 goals in 66 games for the Clarets in Vanarama South and makes the step up to the Conference Premier.

Long-serving club captain Kenny Davis, striker Sean Marks and fellow forward Jordan Cox have also signed up for the new season at Cressing Road.

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