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Compared to the squad this time last year, what is your opinion of this squad?

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First XI
Jun 23, 2010
Newman, East Pilbara, Western Australia, Australia
A week or two ago I was really concerned and was one of the doomsday posters.
It really looked like we would struggle to get anyone of note in.
A week later and a quick comparison to around this time last year (21-08-2012) and I feel we measure up ok.
Of course there where quite a few changes throughout the season to the 2012 squad, with a few moving on and few loan signings.
All things being equal, I am much happier with where we are now.
Though one more striker would top it of for me. :smile:
Quite a relief really and I am staring to believe promotion could be realistic.

August 2012
Paul Smith 2014
Dan Bentley 2013
Luke Chambers 2014 (loaned out)
Cameron Belford (one month loan)

Sean Clohessy 2013
Chris Barker 2013
Mark Phillips 2014
Luke Prosser 2013
Anthony Straker 2014
Ryan Cresswell 2014

Michael Timlin 2013
Kane Ferdinand 2013
Alex Woodyard 2013
Dave Martin 2013 (on transfer list)
Ryan Hall 2013
Kevan Hurst 2014
Ryan Leonard 2013
John Spicer 2013

Elliot Benyon 2013
Neil Harris 2014
Barry Corr 2013
Gavin Tomlin 2013
Freddy Eastwood 2014
Britt Assombalonga (one month loan)
Bilel Mohsni 2013 (in France)

Total Under Contract: 23 (one transfer listed, one Mohsni) plus Assistant Manager

August 2013
Paul Smith 2014
Dan Bentley 2016
Luke Chambers 2014

Chris Barker 2014 (might be leaving)
Mark Phillips 2014
Luke Prosser 2015 + option until 2016
Anthony Straker 2014
Ryan Auger 2014
John White 2015
Ben Coker 20XX (not released info)
Julian Bennett 2014 with option of 2nd year based on a number of clauses

Michael Timlin "Short Term" (option to 2015)
Kevan Hurst 2014
Ryan Leonard 2014
Marc Laird 2014
Mitchell Pinnock 2015
Will Atkinson 2015
Jack Payne 2014
Conor Clifford 2015

Barry Corr 2015
Freddy Eastwood 2014
Seedy Njie 2014
Craig Reid 2014 + further year option depending on various clauses