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Paul Bignot
Position: Defender. Date of birth: 14th February 19868. Hailing from Birmingham, Bignot, who can play at right-back or centre-half, began his professional career at Crewe Alexandra, spending time on loan at Kidderminster Harriers before signing on a permanent deal. He has since spent time at Newport County (twice), Blackpool, Plymouth, Grimsby Town, Solihull Moors and Barrow. He signed for the Bucks in February 2018 after his release from Holker Street. He is the younger brother of former Telford United player and current Chester boss Marcus Bignot.

Henry Cowans
Position: Midfield. Date of birth: 1st October 1996. Cowans ended a long association with Aston Villa when he was released by the club in June 2017, and signed for the Bucks in September 2016. The son of Gordon Cowans, who won both the league title and European Cup with Villa, Cowans junior signed terms in 2012 and was a regular for the under-18, under-21 and under-23 sides withour breaking into the senior side. He spent the 2016/17 season on loan at League Two side Stevenage, making 22 appearances.

Ellis Deeney
Position: Midfield. Date of birth: 19th October 1991. Experienced central midfielder Ellis joined the Bucks in January 2018, signing from National League North rivals Tamworth for an undisclosed fee. He began his professional career at Aston Villa, captaining their academy side and reaching the FA Youth Cup final in 2010, losing to Chelsea. After being released by Villa, he spent time at Kettering Town and Hinckley United before signing for Worcester City. He eventually became club captain and won the club’s Player of the Year award during his four seasons with them before signing for Tamworth in January 2015. He is the younger brother of Troy Deeney, the Watford FC striker.

Marcus Dinanga
Position: Forward. Exciting 20 year old prospect who signed on a season-long loan deal from parent club Burton Albion in August 2017. Dinanga had signed a year's contract extension at Burton after a hugely successful spell on loan at Matlock Town in 2016/17. He scored 34 goals for Matlock and was voted onto the Evostik Northern Premier League 'Team of the Season' for 2016/17.

Ryan Giles
Position: Left midfield. Date of birth: 26 January 2000. Currently on loan to the Bucks from Wolverhampton Wanderers, Giles is a former pupil of the Telford Priory school.

Connor Johnson
Position: Defence. Date of birth: 10th March 1998. Currently on loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers, Johnson has captained the Molineux side's under-23 team.

Max Leonard
Position: Midfield/forward. Date of birth: 4th July 1994. Coming through the development squads at Huddersfield Town, Leonard was released by the Terriers in January 2014, having spent time on loan at Garforth Town. He joined Brighouse Town, and then AFC Emley, before his goals meant him being quickly being snapped up by Frickley Athletic. From there he joined Glossop North End, but left to sign with Curzon Ashton in summer 2017. After a bright start with The Nash his opportunities became limited, and he signed for the Bucks in November 2017. Currently on loan at Hyde United.

Zak Lilly
Position: Midfield/forward. Date of birth: 25th June 1998. Having started out in the academy at West Bromwich Albion, Lilly, a former pupil of the town’s Thomas Telford School, signed for the Bucks in 2015. After loan spells at Sutton Coldfield Town and Leamington, Lilly returned to the Bucks and after recovering from injury claimed a regular first team place in the second half of the 2016/17 season. He has representative honours for England at schoolboy level. Currently on loan at Romulus.

Jordan Lussey
Position: Midfield. Date of birth: 2nd November 1994. Hailing from Ormskirk, Lussey was signed by boyhood team Liverpool and progressed through their academy system to captain their Under 18 side and then establishing himself in the Under 21 side. In March 2015 he went on loan to Bolton Wanderers, a deal that became permanent. A spell on loan at York City came before he signed for Southport for the 2016/17 season. He subsequently signed for the Bucks in August 2017.

John Marsden
Position: Forward. Date of birth: 9th December 1992. A native of Liverpool, Marsden’s youth career saw him spend time at Wrexham and Wigan Athletic as a schoolboy before his prolific scoring exploits earned him a move to Glasgow Celtic, aged 16. A foot fracture saw Marsden released without making any impact, from where he spent time with Rochdale and Aberystwyth Town amongst others before he earned a deal with Stoke City. From there he moved on to Shrewsbury Town and into non-league, most lately at Stockport County. Two goals in four games on loan with the Bucks in Spring 2017 saw the club eager to gain his signature for the 2017/18 campaign.

Will Marsh
Position: Midfield/Forward. Date of birth: 1st October 1996. A product of the famous Liverpool academy, the Crewe-born player can feature in both midfield and attack. Beginning his career at Wrexham, he was snapped up the Anfield side but left the club in the summer of 2016. Marsh subsequently signed for Chester and spent the 2016/17 season with them before signing for the Bucks in July 2017 after a trial period. Currently on loan with Stourbridge FC.

John McAtee
Position: Midfield/forward. Date of birth: 23rd July 1999. Currently on loan to the Bucks from parent club Shrewsbury Town, from whom he signed in February 2018. McAtee made his league debut on the final day of the 2016/17 season and signed a full professional contract in the close season. He spent time on loan to Halesowen Town in the early part of the 2017/18 season, where he impressed Yeltz fans with his eye for goal.

Louis McGrory
Position: Midfield. Date of birth: 5th June 1997. Signed by the Bucks in August 2017, midfielder McGrory is a product of the academy system at Forest Green Rovers. He signed professional terms at The New Lawn in the summer of 2015, having joined FGR after being released by Swindon Town. He spent time on loan at Evesham United, as well as Aldershot Town, then Hungerford Town before a second spell at Evesham. Currently on loan at Sutton Coldfield Town.

Amari Morgan-Smith
Position: Forward. Date of birth: 3rd April 1989. Born in Wolverhampton, Morgan-Smith started his football career at Crewe Alexandra before making his Football League debut following a move to Stockport County. Dropping into non-league football, he caught the eye of bigger clubs in a productive spell at Ilkeston Town. The club's demise saw him sign as a free agent for Luton Town. Subsequent moves have seen him wear the colours of Macclesfield Town, Kidderminster Harriers, Oldham Athletic, Cheltenham Town and York City. It was from the Minstermen that he signed for the Bucks in February 2018, joining on a free transfer.

Jordan Murphy
Position: Forward. Date of birth: 5th June 1996. Starting his career at Stourbridge, Murphy was signed by Walsall in September 2014 and then spent time on loan at Worcester City, contributing to their fine FA Cup run that season. In 2015/16 he went on loan to Kidderminster Harriers, then spent most of the 2016/17 campaign with Worcester City. A short spell with Stourbridge followed at the start of the 2017/18 season before he signed with the Bucks in September 2017.

Elliot Newby
Position: Left wing. Date of birth: 21st November 1995. Winger Newby was signed by former Bucks boss Rob Smith in June 2017, having been a loan target in the previous season. Born in Barrow-in-Furness, he is a product of the youth system at Bolton Wanderers and signed for his hometown club when released by the Lancashire side. Loan spells at Burscough and latterly at Altrincham saw him impress Smith, who captured his signature for the Bucks.

Kane Richards
Position: Forward. Date of birth: 16th June 1994. Derby-born Richards began his career with hometown club, Derby County, spending time on loan at Matlock Town. Released by the Rams, he joined Ilkeston and his goalscoring form impressed Chester, who signed him in December 2014. After a spell on loan at Gainsborough Trinity he established himself in the Chester side and earned a move to Dover Athletic in the summer of 2017. He is currently on loan from the Kent outfit.

Jonathan Royle
Position: Midfield. Date of birth: 2nd October 1994. Defensive midfielder Royle is in his second season with the Bucks, having initially joined on loan from Southport in September 2016, inking a longer-term deal in November of the same year. Born in Bodelwyddan, the young Welshman started his career at Wrexham and spent time on loan at Colwyn Bay before joining Southport along with current team-mate Ross White. Limited opportunities at Haig Avenue saw him also spend time on loan at Hednesford Town before becoming a Buck.

Jasbir Singh
Position: Goalkeeper. Date of Birth: 12th March 1990. Shot-stopper Singh was hailed as a key signing when he put pen to paper on a deal in May 2017, having left Gloucester City, where he enhanced his already excellent reputation. With previous National League experience at both Solihull Moors and Kidderminster Harriers, the keeper started his career as an understudy to England goalkeeper Joe Hart at Shrewsbury Town.

Dominic Smith
Position: Defender. Date of birth: 9th February 1996. Currently on loan to the Bucks from Shrewsbury Town, the 6ft defender signed professional terms with Shrewsbury in 2014. He has spent time on loan at Tamworth, Barrow and Southport, and has representative honours for Wales at under-19 and under-21 level.

Shane Sutton
Position: Centre-half/midfield. Date of birth: 31st January 1989. Defender Sutton swapped the League of Wales for the National League when he signed for the Bucks in May 2017, ending a 10-year association with the Newtown. The former Shrewsbury Town apprentice captained the Robins in the Europa League in 2015 so brings a wealth of experience and leadership to the Bucks’ side. He is sure to catch the eye for the Bucks, with his distinctive appearance and strong leadership qualities.

Ross White
Position: Right-back. Date of birth: 23rd June 1996. White started his career with his hometown club Wrexham, a team he also supported. He progressed through the club’s youth system to earn a full-time professional deal and made 12 appearances in 2014/15; however, injury curtailed his 2015/16 season and in May 2016 he was released by boss Gary Mills. White subsequently joined Southport, managed by former Wrexham team-mate Andy Bishop, taking the same path as fellow Buck Jonathan Royle. The two were reunited for a third time when White signed for the Bucks in June 2017.

Ben Wilson
Position: Goalkeeper. Date of birth: 9th August 1992. Hailing from County Durham, Wilson's professional career began at Sunderland, however after loan spells at Harrogate Town, Gateshead and Chesterfield he left the Stadium of Light. He joined Cambridge United and then Accrington Stanley before earning a deal with Cardiff City in 2014. He has had several spells on loan since then, playing 10 minutes as a midfielder in a friendly game also. He made his league debut in August 2016. After spending the first half of the 2017/18 season on loan at Oldham Athletic he joined the Bucks on loan for the rest of the campaign in February 2018.

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