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General Info

Sutton United Football Club

VBS Community Stadium
Gander Green Lane

Telephone: 020 8644 4440
Fax: 020 8644 5120
Email: via contact form

Stadium information and admission prices
Function rooms and social facility hire

Members: The Football Association, The Football League, The EFL Youth Alliance, The London & South East Regional Women's League, The Greater London Women's League

Affiliated to: Surrey Football Association

Company Information

Sutton United Football Club Ltd

Registered in England, company number 519334. Registered office: Borough Sports Ground, Gander Green Lane, Sutton, SM1 2EY.

President: Bruce Elliott
Directors: A Barry, P Carr, M N Copus, B G Elliott, D Feltham, M Joyce, P Letts, G Otto.
Company Secretary: Tim Allison

Chief Executive Officer: Adrian Barry

Chief Operating Officer and Club Secretary: Tim Allison

Management Committee

Chairman: Bruce Elliott
Vice-Chairman: Adrian Barry
Hon Secretary: Tim Allison
Hon Treasurer: Rob Oakes
Commercial Manager: Graham Baker
Hon Press Officer: Tony Dolbear
Hon Match Secretary: Graham Starns
Minutes Secretary: Chris Thornton Ball
Committee Member: Lyall Reynolds (co-opted)
Committee Member: Gareth Miller – SUST (co-opted)
Committee Member: Mark Kidd – Stadium Club (co-opted)

Other Club Officers

Football Membership: Jenny Graham 

Club EDI Champion: Sarah Aitchison

Club Doctor: Sagar Patel     

Covid Medical Officer: Dr. Mostafa Mohamed

Ground Safety Officers: Mike Chenery
Senior Steward: Dave Rayner
Club Welfare Officer: 
Football Development Plan Officer: Tony Henderson-Smith
Community Liaison Officer: Steve King
Club Photographer: Paul Loughlin
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Sponsorship: Graham Baker

Academy Secretary: Anna Allen


Women's Team Secretary: Dave Farebrother (

Other Club Information

Formed: March 1898
Nickname: The U’s
Previous Names: Sutton Association, Sutton Guild Rovers
Previous Grounds: Western Road, Manor Lane, London Road, The Find
Previous Leagues: Sutton Junior, Southern Suburban, Athenian, Isthmian, Conference
Midweek Matchday: Tuesday
Youth League: EFL Youth Alliance

Club Records

Record Appearances: Larry Pritchard, 786, 1965-1984
Record Goalscorer: Paul McKinnon, 279
Record Attendance: 14,000 v Leeds United, FA Cup 4th Round, 24th January 1970
Record Victory: 11-1 v Clapton, 1966 and Leatherhead, 1982-83
Record Defeat: 0-13 v Barking, 1925-26

Record Transfer Fee Paid: Paul McKinnon, undisclosed fee to Malmo FF, 1983
Record Transfer Fee Received: David Ajiboye, undisclosed fee from Peterborough United, 2022

Best FA Cup Performance: Fifth Round 2016-17; Fourth Round 1969-70, 1988-89; Third Round 1986-87, 1987-88, 1993-94
Best FA Trophy Performance: Runners-Up 1980-81
Best FA Amateur Cup Performance: Runners-Up 1962-63, 1968-69                                                                                               

Best EFL Trophy Performance: Runners-Up 2021-22