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Havant & Waterlooville: 10 Things

Posted by FC Halifax Town
Posted on Thu 21 Feb 2019
Posted in First Team
  1. In 1998 former clubs Havant Town and Waterlooville merged to create Havant & Waterlooville.
  2. They are nicknamed The Hawks.
  3. Their home ground is called West Leigh Park and has an overall capacity of 5300 (710 seated).
  4. The record attendance at the ground is 4400 in a third round FA Cup replay against Swansea City.
  5. The current manager of the club is Lee Bradbury who is the former manager of AFC Bournemouth.
  6. Last season they won automatic promotion to the Vanarama National League from the National League South on goal difference.
  7. According to their website the Hawks have earned the unofficial title of “Cup Specialists” after going on numerous cup runs through-out their history.
  8. Last season the club won three honours: Portsmouth Senior Cup, Hampshire Senior Cup and the Vanarama National League South.
  9. The town of Havant is located in Hampshire.
  10. Portsmouth is considered to be a major rival for Havant & Waterlooville.

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