Sholing FC

Sholing Vice Chairman Mick Brown presenting Dave Diaper with a framed montage of his 927 matches in charge at Portsmouth Road.

Chairman Gerry Roberts presenting Dave Diaper with a plaque from Sholing FC.

A signed Sholing FC shirt presented to Dave Diaper by son Marc along with wife Helen, daughter Claire, son in law Richard with the grandchildren.

Dave Diaper’s breakdown:

1999/00  Hampshire Div 1 Runners-up

2000/01  Hampshire Premier Champions

2001/02  Southampton Senior Cup Winners

2002/03  Hampshire Premier League Runner-up

VT FC

2003/04  Hampshire Premier Champions

2003/04  Southampton Senior Cup Winners

2003/04  Promoted to Sydenhams Wessex League Division 1

2005/06  Southampton Senior Cup Winners

2006/07  Southampton Senior Cup Winners

2007/08  Sydenhams (Wessex) Premier Runners up

2007/08  Southampton Senior Cup Winners

2008/09  Sydenhams (Wessex) League Cup Winners

2008/09  Sydenhams (Wessex) League Runners-up, promotion to Southern League  

2008/09  Hampshire FA Senior Cup Runners-up

2009/10  Red Insure (Southern League) Cup Final Runner-up

Sholing FC

2010/11  Southern League South & West Runners-up

2010/11  Hampshire Senior Cup Finalists

2013/14  Sydenhams Wessex Premier League Champions

2013/14 FA Vase Winners

2015/16  Sydenhams Wessex Premier League Runners-up

Dave Diaper – joined the club as manager in season 1999/2000 from B.A.T.

Former Southampton Schools and Hampshire Representative Player.

Previous clubs played for; Cadnam, BHC (IOW), Pirelli, AC Delco, Otterbourne, Netley Vics and B.A.T.

Coached Hampshire Senior squad 2002,

Managed Hampshire U21 2002,

Otterbourne and B.A.T.

2014 won Wessex League and FA Vase.

Following the resignation of Mick Marsh Dave Diaper once again took up the managerial reins in Oct 2014.

Dave has now taken charge of over 900 games as manager.

MATCHES IN CHARGE

1999-2000                                          42 (Hampshire League)

2000-01                                                46

2001-02                                                48

2002-03                                                49

2003-04                                                47 (Wessex League)

2004-05                                                44

2005-06                                                51

2006-07                                                53

2007-08                                                55

2008-09                                                61

2009-10                                                57 (Southern League)

2010-11                                                56

2011-12                                                51

2012-13                                                56

2013-14                                                65 (Wessex League)

2014-15                                                35 (Southern League)

2015-16                                                58 (Wessex League)

2016-17                                                53

Matches to date 927

Breakdown

Hampshire League 185

Wessex League 487

Southern League 255

Thanks to Greg Dickson and Ray Routledge for the information and pictures.