Burgess Hill Town are pleased to announce the signing of Jake Goodman from Isthmian Premier side Folkestone Invicta and he goes straight into the squad to face Ashford United this evening.

The 30 year old central defender has spent time with Sittingbourne on loan this season – making 10 appearances – and has also made 17 appearances in the Premier Division with Folkestone.

The previous two seasons he made 73 appearances and scored 6 goals with Dover Athletic in National League South.

Having started his career in the Millwall youth set up, Jake gained early experience with loan spells at Staines Town, Luton Town, Aldershot Town & AFC Wimbledon before leaving Millwall permanently for Margate in the National League South. He had made over 150 appearances at National League level with Braintree Town, Maidenhead United, Bromley & Dover Athletic.

Welcome to the Hillians Jake.