Tony Eeles

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Anthony George Eeles (born 15 November 1970) is an English former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. [1]

Born in Chatham, Eeles played for Gillingham between 1989 and 1994, [2] scoring 5 goals in 73 appearances. [3] While with the club, he spent time on loan to Cork City. [4]

After leaving Gillingham, Eeles played non-league football for amongst others Dover Athletic [3] and Ashford Town (Kent). [5] In 2008, he was taken seriously ill with dermatomyositis. [6]

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References

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  2. Triggs, Roger (2001). The Men Who Made Gillingham Football Club. Tempus Publishing Ltd. p. 109. ISBN   0-7524-2243-X.
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