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Shaun Lecrass4 Mar - 21:30
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Devastating news of former player

All associated with Mangotsfield United are devastated to learn of the passing of former
player Scott Hendy over the last weekend. Scott was someone who was held very high
regard within the club and his loss is felt by all who knew him and enjoyed watching him
Scott was well known in the local football community and was a very gifted non-league
player. During his career he would have three spells at Cossham Street and it was in his
second spell that he would be part of the Southern League Division 1 title winning team.
His career also seen him secure the same title at Clevedon Town, and have spells at Bath
City, Yate Town and Backwell United to name a few.
More than just a great player, he was a great person and was well thought of by Fans,
Managers and Teammates alike.
Our sympathies, thoughts and prayers are all with Scotts family at this difficult time.
We will be holding a minutes applause in remembrance and celebration of Scott, his life
and achievements before Saturdays game.
Scott was. due to take part in a charity match at Cossham Street on Sunday 171h March,
this game will now take place in memory of him, raising money for his family.
There are also plans underway for a more permanent memorial at Cossham Street to
remember Scott.
Yours in Football
Board & Committee of MUFC
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