Gillingham's development squad player Jake Hessenthaler makes Tamworth debut at Stockport County
Young Gillingham midfielder Jake
Hessenthaler made his Tamworth debut on Tuesday night after joining
the Blue Square Bet Premier side on work experience.
Hessenthaler, who is part of the Gills’ development
squad, played 90 minutes as the Lambs won 1-0 at Stockport.
The 18-year-old only agreed to a
move from the Gills on the day of the game. Last week he was
playing for Lewes - along with fellow youth player Josh Hare - in
the Ryman League.
Hessenthaler (pictured) was
recently part of Gillingham’s travelling party to Yorkshire, as
they took in games at Bradford and York.
Prior to that he had spent time on loan at Merstham.
Fellow youngster Ashley Miller was also in action in midweek,
for Ryman League Hythe, where he helped the side to a 1-0 over
Miller has scored three goals in four appearances for Scott
Porter's side and his signing has coincided with an up-turn in
form, with the team winning their last three.
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